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REGISTER 

of the 
Department of State 



APRIL 1, 19^50 




OFFICE OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS 
DEPARTMENT OF STATE 




p. S. SUPERINTENDENT OF DOCUMENTS 

JUN 6 1950 



DEPARTMENT OF STATE 

Publication 3780 

Department and Foreign Service Series 15 



This Register is compiled and edited by the 

General Editing Branch, Division of Publications. 

Please report to that Branch any necessary 

corrections. 



For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington 25, D. C. 

Price 32i50 (paper cover) 



CONTENTS 



Page 

Explanatory note v 

Symbols vii 

Classification of the Department x 

Categories and Salaries of Foreign Service personnel xi 

Honor awards xii 

PART I 

Biographies: Personnel of the Department of State and of the 

Foreign Service 3 

PART II 

Chronological lists: 

Presidents of the United States and Secretaries of State .... 567 

Diplomatic agents of the United States: 

Diplomatic agents prior to 1789 572 

Principal diplomatic officers 1789-1949 574 

ni 



EXPLANATORY NOTE 

Biographies are shown for Department employees of grade 
GS-11 (General Schedule) and above. 

In the Foreign Service groups, biographies are included for 
Ambassadors, Ministers, all Foreign Service officers, all Foreign 
Service Reserve officers, all Foreign Service Staff officers of class 
nine and above, and certain Foreign Service Staff officers in 
classes ten, eleven, and twelve. 

Incomplete biographic information is shown in cases where 
biographic data was not submitted. 

Additional information concerning the Foreign Service of the 
United States may be found in the quarterly Foreign Service List, 
published by the Department of State and sold by the Super- 
intendent of Documents. All American diplomatic and consular 
officers are listed in that publication at their respective posts; the 
January issue, each year, contains a description of the consular 
districts, the tariff of Foreign Service fees, and a table of retired 
Foreign Service officers receiving annuities. 

Assignments at international conferences for all personnel of 
the Department of State and other Government agencies are 
included in the publication. Participation oj the United States 
Government in International Conferences, issued annually by the 
Department of State. 



SYiMBOLS 

Symbols commonly used in the Department of State for the period covered by 
this issue: 



A Deputy Under Secretary of State 

for Administration, Mr. Peurifoy 
AACC... Caribbean Commission, United 

States Section 
ANE Office of African and Near Eastern 

Affairs 

AR Office of Regional American AflFaira 

ARA Assistant Secretary of State for 

Inter-American Affairs, Mr. Miller 

ARA Bureau of Inter-American Affairs 

AV Aviation Policy Staff 

BEX Secretariat of the Board of Examin- 
ers for the Foreign Service 

BFS Board of the Foreign Service 

BI Biographic Information Division 

BNA Office of British Commonwealth and 

Northern European Affairs 
BP International Business Practices 

Policy Staff 

C Office of the Counselor 

CA Office of Chinese Affairs 

CO A Committee on Attestation 

CON Office of Consular Affairs 

CP Commercial Policy Staff 

CS Division of Central Services 

CY Division of Crj^ptography 

DB Division of Budget 

DC Division of Communications and 

Records 

DF Division of Finance 

DP Division of Departmental Personnel 

DRA Division of Research for American 

Republics 

DRE Division of Research for Europe 

DRF Division of Research for Far East 

DRN Division of Research for Near East 

and Africa 

DS Division of Protective Services 

E Assistant Secretary of State for 

Economic Affairs, Mr. Thorp 
EC Office of East Coast Affairs 



ECA Economic Cooperation Administra- 
tion 
ED Investment and Economic Develop- 
ment Staff 

EE Office of Eastern European Affairs 

E/FAA.... ECA Relations Staff 

E/L Labor Adviser 

ER Economic Resources and Security 

Staff 

EUR Assistant Secretary of State for 

European Affairs, Mr. Perkins 

EUR Bureau of European Affairs 

FBO Division of Foreign Buildings Opera- 
tions 

FE Assistant Secretary of State for Far 

Eastern Affairs, Mr. Butter- 
worth 

FE Bureau of Far Eastern Affairs 

FEC Far Eastern Commission 

FI Foreign Service Inspection Corps 

FP Division of Foreign Service Per- 
sonnel 

FR Division of Foreign Reporting 

Services 

FS Director General of the Foreign 

Service 

FSI Foreign Service Institute 

G Deputy Under Secretary of State, 

Mr. Rusk 

GAI German and Austrian Public Affairs 

GEA German Economic Affaiis 

GER Director of German Affairs, Mr. 

Byroade 

GER Bureau of German Affairs 

GPA German Political Affairs 

GTI Office of Greek, Turkish and 

Iranian Affairs 

H Assistant Secretar}' of State for 

Congressional Relations, Mr. Mc- 
Fall 

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VIII 



OFFICE SYMBOLS 



HICOG Office of the U.S. High Commis- 
sioner for Germany 
lAC Office of International Administra- 
tion and Conferences 
IAD Acquisition and Distribution Divi- 
sion 
IBD Division of International Broad- 
casting 

IBD/H International Radio Frequency Unit 

IC Division of International Confer- 
ences 
IE International Information and Ed- 
ucational Exchange Program 

lEP Division of Exchange of Persons 

IFI Division of International and Func- 
tional Intelligence 

IIAA The Institute of Inter- American 

Affairs 

ILI Division of Libraries and Institutes 

IMP Division of International Motion 

Pictures 

INP Division of International Press and 

Publications 

IT Inland Transport Policy Staff 

ITP Office of International Trade Policy 

L Office of the Legal Adviser 

LL Lend-Lease and Surplus Property 

Staff 

LR Division of Library and Reference 

Services 

LSB Loyalty and Security Board 

MD Munitions Division 

MID Office of Middle American Affairs 

MN Monetary Affairs Staff 

NA Office of Northeast Asian Affairs 

NAO New York Administrative Office 

NEA Assistant Secretary of State for 

Near Eastern, South Asian and 
African Affairs, Mr. McGhee 

NEA Bureau of Near Eastern, South 

Asian and African Affairs 

NWC Office of North and West Coast 

Affairs 

OD Division of Organization 

OEX Office of Educational Exchange 

OEX/S Secretariat of the U. S. Advisory 

Commission on Educational Ex- 
change 
OFD Office of Financial and Develop- 
ment Policy 

Oil Office of International Information 

OII/S Secretariat of the U. S. Advisory 

Commission on Information 



OIR Office of Intelligence Research 

OIR/GE. . . Office of Special Adviser on Geo- 
graphy 
OIR/ICS... Intelligence Coordination Staff 
OLI Office of Libraries and Intelligence- 
Acquisition 

OLI/M Special Assistant to Director 

(Maps) 

0MB Office of Management and Budget 

OMGUS. . . Office of U.S. Military Government 
for Germany 

OOF Office of Operating Facilities 

P Assistant Secretary of State for 

Public Affairs, Mr. Barrett 

PA Office of PubHc Affairs 

PB Division of Publications 

PD Passport Division 

PED Petroleum Policy Staff 

PER Office of Personnel 

PL Division of Public Liaison 

PRS Program Planning and Evaluation 

Staff 

PS Division of Public Studies 

PSA Office of Philippine and Southeast 

Asian Affairs 

R Special Assistant for Intelligence, 

Mr. Armstrong 

RA Office of European Regional Affairs 

RE Division of Historical Policy Re- 
search 

R/SPS Special Projects Staff 

S Secretary of State, Mr. Acheson 

S/ A Ambassador at Large, Mr. Jessup 

SA-M Special Assistant for Press Rela- 
tions, Mr. McDermott 

SCAP Supreme Commander for the Allied 

Powers (Japan) 
sec Secretariat of the Interdepartmen- 
tal Committee on Scientific and 
Cultural Cooperation 

SD Shipping Policy Staff 

S/MDA. . . . Mutual Defense Assistance Pro- 
gram, Mr. Bruce, Director 

SO A Office of South Asian Affairs 

S/P Policy Planning Staff 

SPS Special Projects Staff 

S/S The Executive Secretariat 

S/S-CR. . . . Correspondence Review Staff 

S/S-PR Protocol Staff 

S/S-R Policy Reports Staff 

S/S-S Committee Secretariat Staff 

SY Division of Security 

TC Division of Language Services 



OFFICE SYMBOLS 



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TD Telecommunications Policy Staff 

TRC Office of Transport and Commu- 
nications Policy 
TRC/IT... Inland Transport Adviser 

TRC/S Shipping Adviser 

U Under Secretary of State, Mr. Webb 

U/FW Special Assistant to the Under 

Secretary for Fisheries and Wild- 
life 

UNA Assistant Secretary of State for 

United Nations Affairs, Mr. 
Hickerson 

UNA Bureau of United Nations Affairs 

UNA/P United Nations Planning Staff 



UNA/R. . . . Refugees and Displaced Persons 
Staff 

UND Office of Dependent Area Affairs 

UNE Office of United Nations Economic 

and Social Affairs 

UNESCO. . UNESCO Relations Staff 

UNI Division of International Adminis- 
tration 

UNP Office of United Nations Political 

and Security Affairs 

USUN U. S. Mission to United Nations 

VD Visa Division 

VFA Advisory Committee on Voluntary 

Foreign Aid 

WE Office of Western European Affairs 



Symbols used hy the United Nations and United Nations groups: 



ECOSOC. . . Economic and Social Council of the 
United Nations 

UN United Nations 

UN-AEC. . United Nations Atomic Energy 
Commission 

UN-CCA. . United Nations Commission for 
Conventional Armaments 

UNESCO. . United Nations Educational, Scien- 
tific and Cultural Organization 



UN-GA.. 
UNICEF. 

UNRRA. 

UN-SC. 
WHO.... 



United Nations General Assembly 
United Nations International Chil- 
dren's Emergency Fund 
United Nations Relief and Reha- 
bilitation Administration 
United Nations Security Council 
World Health Organization 



875198— 5C 



CLASSIFICATION OF THE DEPARTMENT 

GENERAL SCHEDULE 

GS-18 $14, 000 GS-9 $4, 600 to $5, 350 

GS-17 $12, 200 to 13, 000 GS-8 4, 200 to 4, 950 

GS-16 11, 200 to 12,000 GS-7 3, 825 to 4,575 

GS-15 10, 000 to 11,000 GS-6 3, 450 to 4,200 

GS-14 8, 800 to 9,800 GS-5 3, 100 to 3,850 

GS-13 7, 600 to 8,600 GS-4 2, 875 to 3,355 

GS-12 6, 400 to 7, 400 GS-3 2, 650 to 3, 130 

GS-11 5, 400 to 6, 400 GS-2 2, 450 to 2, 930 

GS-10 6, 000 to 5, 750 GS-1 2, 200 to 2, 680 

CRAFTS, PROTECTIVE, AND CUSTODIAL SCHEDULE 

CPC-10 $4, 150 to $4, 900 CPC-5 $2, 674 to $3, 154 

CPC-9 3, 775 to 4,525 CPC-4 2, 450 to 2,930 

CPC-8 3, 400 to 4,150 CPC-3 2, 252 to 2,732 

CPC-7 3, 125 to 3,725 CPC-2 2, 120 to 2,540 

CPC-6 2, 900 to 3,380 CPC-1 1, 510 to 1,870 



CATEGORIES AND SALARIES OF 
FOREIGN SERVICE PERSONNEL' 



FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICERS 

Class of Career Minister .... $13,500 



Class 1 $12, 000 to $13, 500 

Class 2 10, 330 to 11,900 

Class 3 8, 330 to 10,230 



Class 4 $6, 330 to $8, 230 

Class 5 4, 830 to 6, 230 

Class 6 3, 630 to 4,730 



FOREIGN SERVICE RESERVE OFFICERS 



Class 1 $12, 000 to $13, 500 

Class 2 10, 330 to 11,900 

Class 3 8, 330 to 10,230 



Class 4 $6, 330 to $8, 230 

Class 5 4, 830 to 6,230 

Class 6 3, 630 to 4,730 



FOREIGN SERVICE STAFF OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES 



Class 1 $ 9, 150 to $10, 330 Class 12 . 



Class 2.. 
Class 3.. 
Class 4.. 
Class 5. . 
Class 6. . 
Class 7. . 
Class 8 . . 
Class 9.. 
Class 10. 
Class 11. 



8, 430 to 


9,450 


7, 710 to 


8,670 


6, 990 to 


7,950 


6, 450 to 


7,470 


5, 910 to 


6,810 


5, 370 to 


6,270 


4, 830 to 


5,730 


4, 290 to 


5, 190 


3, 930 to 


4,830 


3, 570 to 


4,290 



Class 13. 
Class 14. 
Class 15. 
Class 16. 
Class 17. 
Class 18. 
Class 19. 
Class 20 . 
Class 21. 
Class 22. 



$3, 210 to 


$3, 930 


2, 850 to 


3,570 


2, 490 to 


3,210 


2, 310 to 


2,850 


2, 130 to 


2,490 


1, 950 to 


2,310 


1,770 to 


2, 130 


1, 590 to 


1,950 


1, 410 to 


1,770 


1,230 to 


1,590 


1, 050 to 


1,410 



1 Foreign Service'salary rates as amended by Public Law 160, Slst^Cong., July 6, 1949. 



HONOR AWARDS 

Presented by the Department of State 
October 12, 1949 



Robert D. Murphy 



Ernest J. Dempster 
Rowland H. Sargeant 
Reuben R. Thomas 



John E. Crawford 
Otis Fletcher 
Bernadette L. Garges 
Richard A. Godfrey- 
Jane Gratten 
Carlos Griffin 
G. Victor Lindholm 



DISTINGUISHED SERVICE 

Thomas Campbell Wasson (posthumous) 
SUPERIOR SERVICE 

Woodbury WillougHby 
Samuel L. Yates 

COMMENDABLE SERVICE 

Walter P. McConaughy 
Elizabeth McNauU 
Quentin Shaw 
Marjorie Sini 
MUdred S. Studds 
Dorothy L. Weissbrod 



XII 



PART I 



Biographies 



PART I 



BIOGRAPHIES 



PERSONNEL OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE AND OF THE FOREIGN SERVICE 



Aandahl, Elliot Carlton. — b. Wist, S. Dak., June 2, 
1908 ; Lutherau Brethren Seminary grati. ; North rarl£ 
Coll. 1930-31; Western Wash. Coll. 1948; treasurer 
and dist. supt. 1933-^5, v. supt. 1946-48, Church Mis- 
sion in China ; U.S.M.C. 1945—46, capt., overseas ser. ; 
forestry fire warden, State of Wash., May-Sept. 1948 ; 
asst. credit mgr. of hospital Oct.-Dec. 1948 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class nine and assigned as asst. 
att. at Nanljing Jan. 1, 1949 ; asst. cons. att. at Shang- 
hai Apr. 23, 1949 ; at Taipei Sept. 6, 1949 ; asst. public 
affairs officer at Hong Kong Feb. 14, 1950 ; married. 

Abbaticchio, Howard A. — b. Pittsburgh, Pa., May 19, 
1913; Latrohe High Sch. ; Mt. St. Mary's Coll. 1932- 
35 ; statistical elk., Public Works Admin., 1936-40 ; 
statistician, Nat. Resoiiiees Planning Bd. 1940—42, 
British Supply Mission 1942. Reconstruction Finance 
Corp. 1942-43, War Assets Admin. 1946-49 ; head ware- 
house elk.. Reconstruction Finance Corp., 1943-44 ; 
U.S. Army 1944-46, overseas ser. ; app. statistician, 
P-4, in the Dept. of State Feb. 21, 1949 ; GS-11 Oct. 
30, 1949.— FP. 

Abbey, Glenn Allan. — b. Dodgevllle, Wis., June 11, 
1898 ; Dodgeville High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; 
Georgetown U., B.S. 1925 ; U. of Witwatersrand, Johan- 
nesburg, grad. work 1029 ; teacher in elementary sch. 
1917-18; U.S. Army 1918-19; elk. 1919-21; instr. 
in Eng. and hist., Devitt Prep. Sch., 1924-25 ; sec. to 
the Am. High Commr. at Port-au-Prince 1925-27 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career July 

5, 1927 ; For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 29, 1927 ; v.c. at Johan- 
nesburg Feb. 24, 1928 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 1, 
1931 ; 3d sec. at Managua July 31, 1031 ; at Caracas 
Mar. 31, 1932 ; class eiglit July 1, 1934 ; cons. Jan. 
22, 1935 ; 3d sec. at Asunci6n May 28, 1936 ; also cons, 
at Asunci(')n Sept. 25, 1936 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1937 ; 
2d sec. at Asunci6n in addition to duties as cons. May 

6, 1937 ; detailed to Chaco Peace Conf., Buenos Aires, 

1938 ; to the Dept. Feb. 2, 1938 ; class six Apr. 1, 

1939 ; cons, and 2d sec. at London Apr. 8, 1941 ; class 
five Oct. 20, 1942 ; sec. at New Delhi Mar. 31, 1944 ; 
cons, at Bombay Sept. 11, 1945 ; at Rangoon, temp., 
Oct. 23, 1945 ; at Karachi Mar. 4, 1946 (canceled) ; 



class four May 19, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer, stafC of 
U.S. pol. adviser to Supreme Comdr. for Allied Powers, 
Tokyo, July 16, 1946 ; sec. gen.. Allied Council for 
Japan, 1946—47 ; For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 
13, 1946 ; cons, at Batavia July 28, 1947 ; class two 
Apr. 21, 1949 ; cons, at Salonika Sept. 19, 1949 ; cons, 
gen. Nov. 15, 1949 ; cons. gen. at Salonika Nov. 28, 
1949. 

Abbey, Merrill W. — b. Barre, Vt, Oct. 18, 1910 ; U. 
of Conn., B.S. 1935 ; grad. work, Colo. State Coll. 1939, 
Princeton U. 1944-45 ; study in Spanish 1948 ; mgr. 
of fed. farm 1935 ; county club agt. and asst. agri. agt., 
U. of Conn, extension ser., 1935-40 ; county agt., U. of 
R.I. extension ser., 1940-46 ; U.S. Navy 1944-46, It, 
overseas ser. ; agri. consultant for econ. corp. 1947—49 ; 
app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four and assigned 
as agri. att. at Manila Dec. 27, 1949 ; married. 

Abbott, Arthur Strobrldge. — b. Chicago, 111., Aug. 24, 
1907 ; Oak Park High Sch. grad. ; U. of Chicago, Ph.B. 
1933, M.A. 1939 ; traffic rep. for air line 1934-36 ; 
salesman for publishing firm 1936-42 ; U.S. Army 
1943-45, overseas ser. ; app. v.c. in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary at Harbin Jan. 15, 1946 (canceled) ; at Muk- 
den Apr. 11, 1946 ; at Harbin, temp., June 10, 1946 
(canceled) ; For. Ser. StafC officer of class twelve 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; class nine 
Feb. 8, 1948 ; v.c. at Wellington July 13, 1948 ; class 
eight Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. 

Abbott, Gene W. — b. Knoxville, Tenn., Sept. 27, 1918 ; 
Central High Sch. ; U. of Tenn. 1938-41 ; George 
Washington U. 1946-47; U.S.M.C. 1941-45, 2d It., 
overseas ser. ; app. elk., CAF-4, in the Dept. of State 
Jan. 14, 1946 ; head of file unit, CAF-5, June 16, 1946 ; 
asst. documents officer, CAF-7, Dec. 15, 1946 ; docu- 
ments officer, CAF-9, Apr. 4, 1948 ; CAF-11 Nov. 22, 
1948; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949; married.— FEC. 

Abbott, George Manlove. — b. Cleveland, Ohio, Feb. 5, 
1904 ; Shaw High Sch. grad. ; Case Sch. of Applied Sci- 
ence, B.S. 1925 ; I'Ecole de Ponts et Chauss6es, Paris, 
1926 ; George Washington U. 1927 ; construction 
work 1920-21 ; salesman 1922-24 ; asst. research 



BIOGRAPHIC REGISTER 1950 



assoc. 1926 ; tech. asst., Bu. of Standards, 1927 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career July 5, 
1927 ; For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 29, 1927 ; v.c. at Calcutta 
Feb. 24, 1928 ; at Oslo Aug. 26, 1930 ; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. May 2, 1934 ; 3d sec. at Riga May 24, 1934 ; 
class eight July 1, 1934 ; cons. Jan. 22, 1935 ; cons, at 
Riga in addition to duties as 3d sec. Nov. 7, 1935 ; 
class seven Apr. 1, 1937 ; 2d sec. at Riga in addition 
to duties as cons. May 6, 1937 ; cons, at Marseille Jan. 

28, 1938 ; class sis Aug. 16, 1941 ; cons, at Colombo 
Oct. 17, 1941 (canceled) ; at Manila Dec. 8, 1941- 
Jan. 1, 1942 ; to the Dept. Sept. 3, 1943 ; class five 
July 16, 1944 ; sec. and cons, at Paris Sept. 13, 1944 ; 
1st sec. at Paris in addition to duties as cons. May 10, 
1945 ; class four Dec. 17, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons, at Saigon Sept. 29, 
1947 ; cons. gen. and cons. gen. at Saigon Nov. 10, 
1947; class tvro Apr. 14, 1948; to the Dept, Jan. 24, 
1950 ; married. 

Abbott; Henry Livermore. — b. Lewiston, Maine, Apr. 
12, 1892; Groton Sch.; U.S.N. A., grad. 1913; U.S. 
Navy 1909-21, 1940-46, capt., overseas ser. ; security 
salesman with bank 1921-23 ; engineer with truck mfg. 
CO. 1924-26 ; with patent development co. 1926-32 ; 
engineer, Public Works Admin., 1933-40 ; app. ex- 
pert on int. security affairs, P-7, in the Dept. of State 
Aug. 20, 1946 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — UNA/P. 

Abbott, Wainwright. — b. Pittsburgh, Pa., Apr. 27, 
1891 ; St. Paul's Sch. ; Yale U. ; employed in mfg. cos. ; 
ambulance ser. in France 1916 ; Fr. Army 1917-18 ; 
U.S. Army 1918-19, It. ; app. sec. of emb. or leg. of 
class four Apr. 7, 1920 ; 3d sec. at Stockholm May 
26, 1921 ; 2d sec. at Athens Apr. 13, 1922 ; class three 
Sept. 22, 1922 ; on detail at Constantinople Oct. 15- 
Dec. 1, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class sis July 1, 
1924 ; 2d sec. at Caracas Oct. 2, 1924 ; class five Apr. 
30, 1925 ; 2d sec. at Dublin June 9, 1927 ; class four 
July 24, 1930 ; 1st sec. at London Dec. 23, 1930 ; at 
Belgrade Feb. 28, 1934 ; For. Ser. officer at Hamburg 
June 15, 1936 ; cons, and cons, at Hamburg June 22, 
1936 ; at Suva Jan. 18, 1941 ; cons. gen. June 12, 1942 ; 
cons. gen. at Suva June 22, 1942 ; to the Dept. July 13, 
1943 ; class three July 16, 1943 ; 1st sec. at Port-au- 
Prince Apr. 13, 1944 ; also cons. gen. at Port-au-Prince 
May 11, 1944 ; cons. gen. at Bordeaus Sept. 10, 1945 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons, 
gen. at St. John's, N.F., June 4, 1947 ; at Belfast July 

29, 1949 ; married. 

Abeille, Peter. — b. Nantes, France, June 4, 1897 ; nat- 
uralized 1925 ; schs. in France ; elk. and exec, for Am. 
steamship cos. 1920-30 ; office mgr. for aircraft corp. 
1930-35 ; retail exec. 1935-42 ; rep. of treasurer's 
office, Rubber Development Corp. and Reconstruction 
Finance Corp., 1942-45 ; asst. budget officer and Euro- 
pean research rep., U.S. Maritime Commn., 1945-48 ; 
app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four and as- 
signed as att. at London July 1, 1948 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class three and econ. officer and att. at Lon- 
don Dec. 11, 1949 ; married. 

Abell, George W. — b. Baltimore, Md., Apr. 5, 1898 ; 
high sch.; Georgetown U. 1914-17; Am. adviser in 
Am. emb. at The Hague 1940-42 ; columnist and radio 
commentator for newspaper, 1942, 1946-48 ; U.S. Navy 



1942-45, It. ; press officer, OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned as resi- 
dent officer. Office of Land Commr. for Bavaria, at 
Weilheim Oct. 16, 1949 ; class four and information 
officer at Munich Feb. 19, 1950 ; married. — HICOG. 

Abies, James Quentin. — b. Sikeston, Mo., Nov. 10, 
1918; Hollister (Idaho) High Sch. grad.; U.S.N.A. 
1938-39; Georgetown U. Sch. of For. Ser. 1939-40; 
U.S. Navy 1936-38 ; elk., Reconstruction Finance 
Corp., 1939-42 ; clk-stenog.. Navy Dept., 1942 ; app. 
elk. in the For. Ser. and assigned to the Dept. Jan. 

19, 1943 ; resigned Jan. 10, 1944 ; U.S. Army, 2d It., 
1944-46 ; app. v.c. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and 
assigned to the Dept. Feb. 28, 1946 ; at San Salvador 
Mar. 13, 1946 ; also admin, asst. at San Salvador July 
1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve and 
v.c. at San Salvador Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven Apr. 

20, 1947 ; class nine Jan. 25, 1948 ; class eight Oct. 16, 
1949 ; married. 

Abplanalp, Henry Walter. — b. Cincinnati, Ohio, May 
16, 1910 ; U. of Cincinnati, B.A. 1933, evening sch. 
1935-42 ; elk. for transit co. 1934-42 ; asst. investiga- 
tor 1942-43, investigator 1945-46, admin, asst. 1946- 
48, Dept. of Agri. ; field dir.. Am. Red Cross, 1943-45 ; 
classification examiner 1948-49, asst. chief of section 
1949, Reconstruction Finance Corp. ; app. org. and 
methods examiner, CAF-11, in the Dept. of State 
Oct. 3, 1949 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— OIL 

Abraham, Artie. — b. Mar. 26, 1915 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class nine and assigned as payments 
officer, Finance Div., Office of Econ. Affairs, at Frank- 
fort on the Main Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Abraham, Herbert John. — b. Liverpool, England, Oct. 
29, 1904 ; naturalized 1940 ; Liverpool High Sch. grad. ; 
Oxford U., B.A. 1926, M.A. 1929 ; Cambridge U., Eng- 
land, diploma in secondary education, 1930 ; U. of Pa., 
grad. work 1933-35 ; Ohio State U., Ph.D. 1944 ; instr., 
Syracuse U., 1930-33 ; teacher 1933-38, dir. of studies 
1938-39, George Sch. ; examiner in social studies, U. 
of Chicago, 1939-44 ; app. consultant in the Dept. of 
State Aug. 7, 1944 ; information and liaison officer at 
$5,600 (CAF-13) Dec. 7, 1944; asst. to adviser, P-6, 
Apr. 21, 1946 ; research and analysis ofiBcer, P-7, Nov. 
3, 1946 ; asst. dir. for program analysis, UNESCO Re- 
lations Staff, July 1, 1947; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949; 
married.— UNESCO. 

Abraham, Rodger Chambers. — b. Hartford, Conn., 
Dec. 6, 1914; Glebe Collegiate High Sch. (Ottawa, 
Canada) ; Hillhouse High Sch. (New Haven, Conn.) ; 
Queen's U., Kingston, Ont., 1940-42 ; George Washing- 
ton U. 1949 ; reporter, copy editor with newspapers 
1935-36 ; U.S. Army 1937-40, 1944-46, 2d It., overseas 
ser. ; app. messenger in Am. leg. at Ottawa July 22, 
1940 ; elk. July 1, 1941 ; elk. at Reykjavik Mar. 18, 
1942 ; at Berlin Oct. 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class fourteen Nov. 13, 1946 ; class ten and pouch 
section supervisor at Berlin July 11, 1948 ; asst. com- 
munications officer at Paris Sept. 20, 1948 ; to the 
Dept. Mar. 15, 1949 ; married. 

Acheson, Dean G. — b. Middletown, Conn., Apr. 11, 
1893; Yale, A.B. 1915, M.A. (hon.) 1936; Harvard, 



BIOGRAPHIC REGISTER 1950 



LL.B. 1918 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; U.S. Navy 1918-19, 
ensign ; private sec. to assoc. justice of U.S. Supreme 
Court 1919-21 ; law practice 1921-33. 1934-41 ; under 
sec. of treas. 1933 ; app. asst. sec. of state Feb. 1, 1941 ; 
mem. For. Ser. Personnel Bd., Bd. of Examiners for tlie 
For. Ser., and For. Ser. Sell. Bd. 1941-45 ; ehm., Exec. 
Committee on Cml. I'olicj', 1941-44 ; chm., Bd. of Econ. 
Operations Oct. 8, 1941-June 24, 1943 ; mem., Frozen 
Funds Comm., 1941- ; mem., Requirements Comm., War 
Production Bd., 1942 ; dir.. Office of For. Econ. Coor- 
dination, June 24-Nov. 6, 1943 ; chm.. Policy Comm. 
and Coordinating Comm., Comm. for Econ. Policy in 
Liberated Areas, 1943- ; U. S. mem. of the Council, 
United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Admin., 
1943-45 ; mem., Dept. of State Policy Comm., Jan. 15- 
Dec. 20, 1944 ; mem., Dept. of State Comm. on Post-War 
Programs, Jan. 15-Dec. 20, 1944 ; chm.. Exec. Comm. 
on Econ. For. Policy, June 30, 1944 ; del., United Na- 
tions Monetary and Financial Conf., Bretton Woods, 
N. H., 1944 ; mem.. Secretary's Staff Comm., Dec. 20, 
1944 ; under sec. of state Aug. 16, 1945 ; chm.. Coordi- 
nating Comm., Aug. 16, 1945 ; attended Advisory 
Health-Group Meeting, Washington, 1945 ; mem. of U.S. 
group, Discussions on Anglo-Am. Financial and Trade 
Negotiations, Washington, 1945 ; chm.. Sec. of State's 
Comm. on Atomic Energy, 1946- ; U. S. representative, 
1st U. S. -United Kingdom Meeting on Bizonal Arrange- 
ments for Germany, Washington, 1946 ; resigned aa 
under sec. of state June 30, 1947 ; app. by President, 
mem. of Comnm. on Org. of the Exec. Br. of the Gov., 
1947- ; chm., Am. Section of the Permanent Jt. Defense 
Bd., 1947-Jan. 1948 ; awarded medal for merit June 
30, 1947; hon. LL.D. Wesleyan U. (Conn.), 1947; 
law practice 1947-49 ; app. sec. of state Jan. 19, 1949 ; 
U.S. mem., 6th sess., Council of For. Ministers, Paris, 
1949; rep., U.S. del., 4th sess., UN-GA, New York, 
1949 ; mem., U.S. del., Tripartite Econ. Discussions, 
Washington, 1949 ; N. Atlantic Treaty Talks and Sign- 
ing Ceremony, Washington, 1949 ; Meeting of N. Atlan- 
tic Council, Washington, 1949 ; chm., 3d sess., N. At- 
lantic Council, Washington, 1950 ; married. — S. 

Achilles, Theodore Carter. — b. Rochester, N.Y., Dec. 
29, 1905; San Jos6 (Calif.) High Sch. grad. ; Stan- 
ford U., B.A. 1925 ; Yale U. 1926-28 ; newspaper work 
1928-30 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at Habana 
Jan. 4, 1932 ; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 28, 1933 ; v.c. at 
Rome June 13, 1933 ; to the Dept. Apr. 25, 1935 ; class 
eight Mar. 16, 1939 ; 3d sec. at London May 11, 1939 ; 
charge d'affaires ad interim near Govts, of Poland, 
Belgium, Norway, and the Netherlands established in 
England Nov. 16, 1940-Mar. 12, 1941 ; class seven May 
1, 1941 ; to the Dept. July 9, 1941 ; class six July 16, 
1943 ; asst. chief, Div. of British Commonwealth Af- 
fairs, Jan. 15, 1944 ; chief Dec. 20, 1944 ; class four 
May 16, 1945 ; cons. June 8, 1945 ; Ist sec. and cons, 
at London July 2, 1945 ; at Brussels Mar. 5, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
officer at Berlin Apr. 2, 1947 (canceled) ; class two 
May 15, 1947 ; to the Dept. Sept. 10, 1947 ; chief, Div. 
of Western European Affairs, Nov. 17, 1947 ; deputy 
dir.. Office of European Affairs, Apr. 14, 1949 ; class 
one Apr. 21, 1949 ; dir., Office of Western European 
Affairs, Oct. 3, 1949 ; married. — WE. 



Ackerman, Martin. — b. New York, N.Y., Sept. 25, 
1906 ; Sorbonne 1927-29, 1946-48 ; Columbia U., B.A. 
1930, M.A. 1931 ; Middlehury Coll., M.A. 1941 ; St. 
John's U., LL.B. 193(!, J.S.D. 1938 ; U. of Siena, U. of 
Perugia, 1936-37 ; U. of Zurich, summers 1946 and 
1947 ; teacher and dean in high schs. 1932-44 ; with 
Office of War Information, Dept. of State, War Dept., 
1944-46 ; with OMGUS 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class five and assigned as educational adviser, 
Public Affairs Div., Office of Land Commr. for Ba- 
varia, at Munich Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Ackerman, Ralph Henry. — b. West Hoboken, N.J., 
July 23, 1892; Union Hill High Sch.; business sch.; 
Emerson Inst. ; U. of Chattanooga 1914-15 ; elk. and 
stenog. 1907-13 ; elk., Dept. of State, 1913-14 ; cml. 
activities in S. Amer. 1914-21 ; chief, Latin Am. Div., 
Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 1922-23 ; app. cml. att. 
at Santiago Oct. 27, 1923 ; at Rio de Janeiro July 18, 
1933 ; to Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. Sept. 9, 1937 ; 
trade commr. at Singapore Oct. 7, 1938 ; act. cml. att. 
at Caracas Dec. 9, 1938 ; trade commr. at Singapore 
Feb. 20, 1939; cml. att. at Madrid May 13, 1939; 
For. Ser. officer of class three July 1, 1939 ; cons, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; class two 
Feb. 1, 1942 ; class one July 16, 1944 ; to the Dept. 
July 24, 1945 ; chief, Div. of For. Reporting Sers., Feb. 
25, 1946; For. Ser. officer of class one Nov. 13, 1946; 
couns. of emb. at Lima Apr. 7, 1947 ; A. E. and P. to 
Dominican Republic May 22, 1948 ; class of career 
minister Oct. 22, 1948 ; married. 

Ackerson, Garret G., Jr. — b. Hackensack, N.J., May 
13, 1904 ; Kelvin Sch. ; Harvard U., S.B. 1927 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career May 17, 
1928 ; For. Ser. Sch. May 24, 1928 ; v.c. at Cape Town 
Nov. 3, 1928 ; For. Ser. officer to the leg. at Pretoria 
June 27, 1930 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 16, 1930 ; 
3d sec. at Pretoria Aug. 27, 1930 ; at Lima Apr. 8, 
1931 ; v.c. at Copenhagen Nov. 14, 1933 ; 3d sec. at 
Budapest Mar. 19, 1935 ; class eight and cons. Oct. 1, 
1935 ; cons, at Budapest in addition to duties as 3d 
sec. June 19, 1936 ; class seven Mar. 1, 1939 ; 2d sec. 
at Budapest in addition to duties as cons. Mar. 30, 
1939 ; cons, and 2d sec. at Bogotd Feb. 17, 1941 ; 
2d sec. at Habana Apr. 17, 1942 ; also cons, at Habana 
Aug. 13, 1942 ; class six July 16, 1943 ; 1st sec. at 
Habana in addition to duties as cons. Aug. 14, 1944 ; 
to the Dept. May 2, 1945 ; class four May 16, 1945 ; 
couns. of leg. at Copenhagen June 6, 1945 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; to the Dept. May 8, 
1947 ; chief, Div. of For. Ser. Personnel, June 2. 1947 ; 
class two Apr. 14, 1948 ; act. chief, Div. of Southeast 
European Affairs, May 30, 1949 ; detailed to Nat. War 
Coll. Aug. 29, 1949 ; married. 

Acly, Robert Austin. — b. Plttsfield, Mass., Feb. 25, 
1906 ; Williams Coll., B.A. 1928 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclas.s., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Dec. 19, 1929 ; v.c. at Montreal, temp., Jan. 7, 1930 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. July 18, 1930; v.c. at Tegucigalpa 
Nov. 8, 1930 ; also 3d sec. at Tegucigalpa Jan. 17, 1933 ; 
v.c. at Ceiba, temp., July 30, 1934 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at 
Tegucigalpa Aug. 18, 1934 ; v.c. at Strasbourg Aug. 9, 
1935 ; at Johannesburg June 12, 1937 ; class eight and 
cons. May 1, 1938; cons, at Johannesburg May 12, 
1938 ; at Durban, temp., Nov. 26, 1938 ; at Johannes- 



BIOGHAPHIC REGISTER 1950 



burg Jan. 2, 1939; at Durban, temp., Mar. 15, 1939; 
at Johannesburg Apr. 21, 1939 ; at Lourengo Marques, 
temp., Apr. 13, 1942 ; class seven June 1, 1942 ; cons, at 
Johannesburg Aug. 10, 1942 ; at Capetown Aug. 25, 
1942 ; at Lgopoldville, temp., Oct. 1, 1942 ; at Cape- 
town May 2, 1943 ; class six May 16, 1945 ; class five 
May 19, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13, 
1946 ; cons, at Rangoon Aug. 11, 1947 ; also 2d sec. 
at Rangoon Sept. 19, 1947 ; to the Dept. Aug. 24, 1949 ; 
married. 

Acton, Marie-Louise. — b. Strasbourg, France, Jan. 21, 
1910 ; naturalized 1943 ; U. of Chicago, A.B. 1930, 
1931-32 ; U. of Berlin 1930-31 ; U. of Munich, Ph.D. 
1934 ; U. of Calif. 1942-43 ; research asst., U. of Chi- 
cago, 1938-41 ; instr., Stanford U., 1943-44 ; editorial 
specialist 1944-45, interpreter in Germany 1945-46, 
War Dept. ; deputy chief and chief of branch, OMGUS, 
1946-48 ; chief of liaison section, Bipartite Control 
Oflice, at Frankfort on the Main 1948-49 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class six and assigned as legisla- 
tion specialist, Legislative Div., Office of Gen. Counsel, 
at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; at Bonn Jan. 
22, 1950.— HICOG. 

Acton, William A. — b. Pilsen, Czechoslovakia, Mar. 
29, 1910 ; naturalized 1944 ; business coll., Pilsen, B. S. 
1929 ; grad. sch. of law, Charles U., Praha, 1936- 
38 ; grad. sch. of business admin., 1938-39 ; U. of 
Chicago, grad. work 1939-40 ; exec. asst. for private 
estate of Czechoslovakia 1932-33 ; advertising mgr., 
1933-34 ; bank officer, in bank in Praha, 1934-38 ; 
teller, in banks, 1940-43 ; U.S. Army, 1943-46, over- 
seas ser. ; sr. research analyst. Office of Chief of Coun- 
sel for War Crimes, 1946-47 ; finance specialist, I. G. 
Farben Control Office, OMGUS, 1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class four and assigned as business econ- 
omist, I. G. Farben Control, Office of Gen. Counsel, at 
Frankfort on the Main, Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Adair, Charles Wallace, Jr. — b. Xenia, Ohio, Jan. 26, 
1914 ; Central High Sch. grad. ; U. of Wis., A.B. 1935 ; 
Am. Inst, of Banking 1937-38 ; George Washington U. 
1938-39 ; employed by bank 1935-38 ; floor mgr. in 
dept. store 1938—40 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Sept. 3, 1940 ; v.c. 
at Nogales Sept. 9, 1940 ; at Mexico City Mar. 19, 1941 ; 
to the Dept. Aug. 15, 1941 (For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 3- 
Dec. 6, 1941) ; v.c. at Bombay and for Portuguese 
possessions in India, Dec. 27, 1941 ; class eight Mar. 1, 

1945 ; class seven May 19, 1946 ; to the Dept. July 25, 

1946 : For. Ser. officer of class five Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
class four May 15, 1947 ; detailed to Princeton U. for 
special study in econ. Sept. 1947 ; 2d sec. and v.c. at 
Rio de Janeiro June 21, 1948 ; cons. Aug. 11, 1948 ; cons, 
at Rio de Janeiro in addition to duties as 2d sec. Aug. 
23, 1948 ; class three and 1st sec. at Rio de Janeiro 
in addition to duties as cons. Apr. 21, 1949 ; married. 

Adam, Archibald. — b. Paisley, Scotland, Dec. 16, 
1903 ; naturalized ; high sch. in Scotland ; Mass. Inst, 
of Tech. 1937-39 ; Northeastern U. 1943 ; train control 
insp. for railroad co. 1926-40 ; electrical foreman for 
construction co. 1940-43 ; maintenance engineer. Office 
of War Information, 1943-45 ; transferred to the For. 
Ser. as radio maintenance engineer at Algiers Aug. 31, 



1945 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight and 
assigned as att. at Rome Nov. 13, 1946 ; class seven 
July 9, 1948 ; class six Jan. 22, 1949. 

Adam, Hector Cameron, Jr. — b. South Nyack, N.Y., 
July 2, 1909 ; Phillips Exeter Acad. grad. ; Princeton 
U., A.B. 1931 ; app. elk. in Am. leg. at Managua Sept. 
26, 1934 ; also v.c. at Managua Mar. 19, 1935 ; For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. and v.c. at Managua Oct. 1, 1935 ; at Ciudad 
Juarez Jan. 8, 1936 ; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 4, 1936 ; v.c. 
at Montevideo Dec. 18, 1936 ; also 3d sec. at Monte- 
video June 25, 1940 ; v.c. at Hamilton, Bermuda, May 
2, 1941 ; class eight Aug. 16, 1941 ; to the Dept. Dec. 
9, 1942 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Habana June 16, 1943 ; 
class seven July 16, 1943 ; 2d sec. at Habana in addi- 
tion to duties as v.c. Aug. 23, 1943 ; at La Paz, Bolivia, 
Nov. 14, 1944 ; class six Aug. 13, 1945 ; cons. Dec. 22, 

1945 ; cons, at La Paz in addition to duties as 2d sec. 
Jan. 8, 1946 ; 1st sec. and cons, at Ciudad Trujillo 
May 10, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13, 

1946 ; cons, at Sydney June 12, 1947 ; 1st sec. at Can- 
berra, temp, Apr. 5, 1948 ; cons, at Sydney June 5, 
1948 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Asuncion Oct. 8, 1949 ; 
married. 

Adams, Charles Clarence, Jr. — b. East Craftsbury, 
Vt., Mar. 25, 1918 ; Schutz Sch. (Alexandria, Egypt) 
1930-33; Am. U., Cairo, 1933-34; Stony Brook Sch. 
grad. ; Washington and Jefferson Coll.. B.S. 1939 ; 
buyer for mfg. co. 1940-41 ; officer in Merchant 
Marine 1942-45 ; app. v.c. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary 
and assigned to the Dept. Nov. 29, 1945 ; at Dhahran 
Jan. 8, 1946 ; at Belfast June 25, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven May 
5, 1947 ; v.c. at Halifax July 20, 1948 ; class nine Feb. 
5, 1950 ; married. 

Adams, Charles Wesley. — b. in Pa., July 21, 1916 ; 
Hickory High Sch. ; George Washington U., 1938-39 ; 
with Securities and Exchange Commn. 1935-41 ; insp. 
1941-42, sr. price asst. 1942-44, Office of Price Admin. ; 
U.S. Army 1944-48, 1st It., overseas ser. ; admin, officer 
1947-48, statistician 1948-49, OMGUS; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class five and assigned as statistician. 
Reports and Statistics Div., Office of Admin., at Frank- 
fort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Adams, Edwin Melville. — b. Gridley, 111., Sept. 28, 
1914 ; Morgan Park Mil. Acad. grad. ; U. of 111., A.B. 
1936, LL.B. 1939 ; atty., automobile-insur. co., 1939- 
42 ; app. divisional asst. at $2,600 in the Dept. of 
State Feb. 2, 1942 ; at $3,200 Sept. 16, 1942 ; resigned 
Oct. 12, 1943, to enter the armed sers. ; U.S. Navy 
1943—46, It., overseas ser. ; app. divisional asst., P— 4, 
in the Dept. of State July 15, 1946 ; for. affairs officer, 
P-5, Nov. 28, 1948; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949.— LL. 

Adams, J. Wesley, Jr. — b. Fond du Lac, Wis., Nov. 
2, 1913 ; Elgin (111.) High Sch. grad. ; Northwestern U., 
A.B. 1935, M.A. 1937 ; program writer with Rotary 
Int. 1937-40 ; app. divisional asst. at $3,200 in the 
Dept. of State Mar. 20, 1941 ; at $3,300 Oct. 1, 1942 ; 
at $3,800 Dec. 1, 1942; econ. analyst in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary and assigned at Quito Apr. 2, 1943 ; asst. 
on int. security at $4,600 (P-5) in the Dept. of State 
Aug. 10, 1944 ; specialist on int. security affairs, P-6, 
Nov. 28, 1948 ; For. Ser. officer of class four, con. of 



BIOGRAPHIC REGISTER 1950 



career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Sept. 22, 1949 ; to the 
Dept. Dec. 12, 1949 ; married. — UNP. 

Adams, Robert Anthony Walpole. — b. Galveston, Tex., 
Auf?. 1, 1915; Am. IIi>,'h Sch. (Mexico City) grad. ; 
U. of Tex. 1931-32 ; U. of Mexico 1932-36 ; head chem- 
ist for chemical co. in Mexico City 1935-40 ; app. 
elk. in Am. cmb. at Mexico City June 1, 1940 ; fur- 
lough for mil. ser. (U. S. Army, maj., overseas ser.) 
Dec. 1, 1941-Nov. 15, 1945 ; v.c. at Culi Nov. 15, 1945 ; 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Feb. 27, 1946 ; v.c. at Call Mar. 8, 1946 ; 
at Porto Alegre July 25, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
six Nov. 13, 1946 ; class five Apr. 14, 1948 ; 2d sec. and 
v.c. at Tokyo Sept. 16, 1948 ; married. 

Adams, Theo Carl. — b. Gomez, Tex., June 21, 1916 ; 

Brownlicld High Sch. grad. ; George Washington U., 
A.B. 1943 ; lithographer. Coast and Geodetic Survey, 
1936-43; U.S. Navy 1943-46, It. (jg), overseas ser.; 
app. divisional asst., P-1, In the Dept. of State Mar. 
11, 1946 ; P-2 June 30, 1946 ; P-3 Sept. 8, 1946 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 10, 1947; to the Dept. Apr. 
21, 1947 ; v.c. at Berlin May 7, 1947 ; 3d sec. and 
v.c. at Copenhagen Mar. 25, 1949. 

Adams, Ware. — b. Washington, D.C., Mar. 1, 1905 ; 
Emerson Inst. grad. ; George Washington U., A.B. 
1929 ; paymaster, D.C. govt., 1927-29 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass. and v.c. of career Nov. 12, 1929 ; v.c. 
at Habana, temp., Nov. 27, 1929 ; at Matanzas, temp.. 
Mar. 19, 1930; For. Ser. Sch. Apr. 19, 1930; v.c. at 
Lyon July 22, 1930; at Berlin Nov. 11, 1933; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 25, 1936 ; class eight Apr. 1, 
1937 ; cons. Apr. 22, 1937 ; cons, at Berlin Apr. 26, 
1937 ; also 3d sec. at Berlin May 14, 1938 ; to the Dept. 
Aug. 17, 193S, for special study in econ. (U. of Chi- 
cago) ; class seven Apr. 1, 1939; 3d sec. at Rio de 
Janeiro Apr. 11, 1939 ; 2d sec. at Rio de Janeiro June 
20, 1939 ; also cons, at Rio de Janeiro Oct. 10, 1939 ; 
class six May 1, 1941 ; cons, and 2d sec. at London May 
27, 1941 ; class five July 16, 1943 ; to the Dept. Mar. 
11, 1944; For. Ser. officer, staff of U.S. pol. adviser 
on German affairs. Supreme Headquarters, A.E.F., Oct. 
16, 1944 ; class four May 16, 1945 ; sec, staff of U.S. 
pol. adviser on Austrian affairs, Commanding Gen., 
U.S. Army Forces, Mediterranean Theater, June 28, 
1945; class three May 19, 1946; 1st sec. and cons, at 
Vienna Sept. 7, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class three 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; class two Apr. 14, 1948 ; to the Dept. 
June 23, 1948 ; mem. of staff. Policy Planning Staff, 
June 23, 1948 ; married. — S/P. 

Adamson, Hugh M. — b. Akron, Ohio, Aug. 18, 1918; 
Garfield High Sch. ; Akron U. 1937-39 ; estimator for 
advertising firm 1937-41 ; U.S. Army 1941-46, capt, 
overseas ser. ; supervisor of personnel and admin, of 
airport 1946 ; org. and methods examiner. Veterans 
Admin., 1946-50 ; app. org. and methods examiner, 
GS-11, in the Dept. of State Jan. 23, 1950 ; married. — 
OOF. 

Adamson, Keith Earl. — b. Newton, Kans., Dec. 15, 
1917 ; Sedgwick High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; Yort 
Coll. 1934-36; George Washington U., A.B. 1943, grad. 
work 1946- ; asst. mgr. of machine co. 1937-39 ; asst. 



to chief of radio and motion-picture section. Fed. 
Housing Admin., 1939-42 ; app. divisional asst. at 
$2,000 in the Dept. of State Jan. 5, 1942 ; at $2,600 
(P-2) Nov. 1, 1942; U.S. Navy 1943-46, It. (jg), over- 
seas ser. ; research analyst, P-3, Apr. 15, 1946 ; program 
analyst, P-4, July 14, 1946 ; motion picture program 
specialist, P-5, July 25, 1948 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer 
of class four, assigned as att. at Cairo July 26, 1949 ; 
married. 

Addis, Robert Lester. — b. Mt. Vernon, N.Y., Jan. 31, 
1923; Yale U., B.A. 1947; U.S. Army 1943-46. over- 
seas ser. ; trainee with rubber co. 1947 ; with mfg. co. 
1947-48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten and 
assigned to the Dept. Apr. 15, 1948; v.c. at Hamburg 
May 5, 1948 ; at Dar-es-Salaam Feb. 10, 1950. 

Ades, Robert Weston. — b. Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, July 
2, 1911; Eugene High Sch. (Oreg.) grad. ; U. of Oreg. 
1930-33 ; art. sch. 1936-38 ; portrait painter and 
teacher of drawing and painting, art. sch. and Hood 
Coll., 1933-41 ; dir. of section, Office of Coordinator 
of Inter-Am. Affairs, 1942-46 ; app. admin, asst. in the 
For. Ser. and assigned at La Paz July 1, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; class 
ten and v.c. at Barcelona Mar. 6, 1948 ; class nine 
and public-affairs officer at Barcelona Dec. 12, 1948 ; 
public-affairs officer at Seville Dec. 16, 1949 ; class eight 
Feb. 5, 1950 ; married. 

Affeld, William Charles, Jr. — b. Clarinda, Iowa, Oct. 
20, 1906 ; West High Sch. (Minneapolis) grad. ; busi- 
ness sch. ; U. of Minn., B.A. 1930 ; ry. clk-stenog. 
1925-26 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Windsor Sept. 
19, 1931 ; v.c. at Windsor Oct. 31, 1931 ; For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at Windsor Jan. 2, 1932 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 8, 1932 ; v.c. at Singapore Apr. 
7, 1932 ; at Bremen May 17, 1935 ; at Kobe July 13, 
1937 ; at Hong Kong, temp.. May 17, 1939 ; at Kobe 
Nov. 9, 1939 ; class eight Nov. 16, 1939 ; 3d sec. at 
Guatemala Oct. 30, 1941 ; class seven Oct. 20, 1942 ; 
2d sec. at Guatemala Feb. 6. 1943 : For. Ser. officer, 
staff of U.S. pol. adviser on German affairs. Supreme 
Headquarters, A.E.F., Apr. 30, 1945 ; class six Aug. 
13, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer at Hamburg Oct. 17, 1945 ; 
to the Dept. Mar. 13, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
four Nov. 13, 1946 ; married. — CON. 

AfiFelder, Charles. — b. Pittsburgh, Pa., Aug. 5, 1915 ; 
app. radio maintenance engineer, P-5, in the Dept. of 
State, Sept. 27, 1948; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949. — IBD. 

Aguirre, Stephen Earnest. — b. Tucson, Ariz., Nov. 11, 
1892 ; Calif. Sch. of Meeh. Arts, San Francisco, 1911- 
13 ; cml. employment in Mexico 1909-10 ; elk. 1910, 
1913-15 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Ciudad Juarez 
July 22, 1915 ; v.c. at Ciudad Juarez June 5, 1917 ; at 
Chihuahua Apr. 13, 1920 ; resigned Oct. 13, 1920 ; app. 
v.c. at Manzanillo May 25, 1921 ; at Nuevo Laredo 
Sept. 29, 1925 ; at Piedras Negras, temp., Feb. 7, 1927 ; 
at Nuevo Laredo Feb. 18, 1927 ; at Mexico City Nov. 2, 
1929 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Jan. 7. 1932 ; v.c. at Mexico City Jan. 
9, 1932 ; 3d sec. at Mexico City Jan. 26, 1932 ; class 
eight Apr. 1, 1939 ; cons. Aug. 21, 1941 ; cons, at 
Mexican Aug. 27, 1941 ; class seven Aug. 16, 1941 ; 



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cons, at Ciudad Juarez June 6, 1942 ; class six May 16, 
1945 ; class five May 19, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
four Nov. 13, 1946 ; class three Apr. 14, 1948 ; cons, 
gen. Sept. 16, 1948 ; cons. gen. at Ciudad Juftrez Sept. 
27, 1948 ; married. 

Ahem, Francis Eugene. — b. Feb. 7, 1900 ; app. For. 
Ser. Reserve officer of class three and assigned as att. 
at London May 13, 1949 ; married. 

Ahlers, John G. — b. Ryom, Denmark, June 7, 1887 ; 
naturalized 1910 ; sch. in Denmark ; Mass. Inst, of 
Tech., S.B. 1910 ; sec.-treas. and joint owner of con- 
struction CO. 1917-37, president 1937—40 ; special asst. 
to dir., Bu. of Yards and Docks, 1940-43 ; U.S. Navy 
1943-46, comdr., overseas ser. ; consulting civil engi- 
neer 1946-48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class five 
and assigned as supervisor of construction at London 
Apr. 20, 1948 ; at Rome Mar. 11, 1949 ; class four July 
10, 1949 ; class three Jan. 22, 1950 ; married. 

Aigner, L. Lucien. — b. Nov6 Zamky, Czechoslovakia, 
Sept. 14, 1901 ; naturalized 1946 ; Acad. High Sch. 
grad. ; U. of Budapest, B. of Lav? 1924 ; U. of Berlin ; 
Prague U. ; Sorbonne U. ; int. law study ; for. corre- 
spondent, photojournalist, and Paris editor for Hun- 
garian newspaper syndicate in Paris 1926—39 ; con- 
tributor to newspapers and magazines ; reported for 
Int. confs. 1932-39 ; with Dept. of State on contract 
basis 1947-49 ; app. radio script writer, CAF-11, in 
the Dept. of State Apr. 14, 1949 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
married. — IBD. 

Allshie, William Knight. — b. Boise, Idaho, Jan. 30, 
1905 ; Coeur d'Alene High Sch. grad. ; Va. Mil. Inst. 
1922-23 ; U. of Wash., B.A. 1927 ; Downing Coll., Cam- 
bridge U., England, 1927-28 ; elk. in Am. emb. at 
Paris 1928-29 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. 
of career Nov. 12, 1929 ; v.c. at Habana, temp., Nov. 

27, 1929 ; at Nuevitas. temp.. Mar. 19, 1930 ; For. Ser. 
Sch. Apr. 19, 1930 ; v.c. at Caracas July 22, 1930 ; at 
Batavia June 30, 1931 ; at Warsaw Oct. 5, 1933 ; sec. 
In the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 25, 1936 ; v.c. at Montreal May 

28, 1937 ; at Nassau July 23, 1938 ; at Mexico City 
Oct. 2, 1939 ; class eight May 1, 1941 ; 3d sec. at Mex- 
ico City in addition to duties as v.c. Nov. 1, 1941 ; 
class seven July 16, 1943 ; 2d sec. at Mexico City in 
addition to duties as v.c Aug. 23, 1943 ; class six May 
16, 1945 ; class five May 19, 1946 ; 2d sec. and v.c. 
at Oslo Oct. 2, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class four 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons, and cons, at Oslo in addition to 
duties as 2d sec. Mar. 4, 1947 ; class three and 1st sec. 
at Oslo in addition to duties as cons. May 15, 1947 ; 
to the Dept. June 14, 1948 ; married. — CON. 

Ainsworth, Horatio Gardner. — b. Charleston, S.C., 
Mar. 15, 1917 ; St. Paul's Sch. grad. ; Princeton U., 
B.A. 1939 ; 2d It., O.R.C. ; newspaper correspondent 
1937-39; bank elk. 1939; For. Ser. elk. June-Sept. 
1940 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Sept. 3, 1940 ; v.c. at Winnipeg 
Sept. 6, 1940 ; to the Dept. Aug. 15, 1941 (For. Ser. 
Sch. Nov. 3-Dec. 6, 1941) ; 3d sec. and v.c. at San 
Salvador Dec. 3, 1941 ; sec, office of U.S. rep.. Advisory 
Council for Italy, Oct. 9, 1944 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at 
Rome Feb. 10, 1945 ; class eight Mar. 1, 1945 ; class 
Beven May 19, 1946 ; 2d sec. at Rome in addition to 



duties as v.c. July 11, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
five Nov. 13, 1946 ; class four May 15, 1947 ; cons. July 
21, 1947 ; cons, at Rome in addition to duties as 2d 
sec. Aug. 15, 1947 ; detailed to Harvard U. for special 
study in econ. Sept. 1947; to the Dept. July 19, 1948; 
officer in charge of econ. program. For. Ser. Inst., June 
1949 ; married. — FSI. 

Ainsworth, Thomas William. — b. Beloit, Wis., Mar. 20, 
1922; Central High Sch. (Manchester, N.H.) grad.; 
Yale U., B.A. 1942, grad. work 1946-47; U.S. Navy 
1942-46, It., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer of 
class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 
10, 1947 ; to the Dept. July 1, 1947 ; v.c. at Kobe 
Aug. 26, 1947 ; v.c. at Tokyo May 11, 1948 ; 3d sec. at 
Tokyo in addition to duties as v.c. Dec. 27, 1948 ; v.c. 
at Taipei Sept. 27, 1949 ; married. 

Akers, Iris Carpenter (Mrs.) — b. Maidenhead, Eng- 
land ; naturalized 1948 ; private tutors and schs. in 
England ; free-lance journalist 1925-39, 1946-48 ; news 
correspondent for British and Am. newspapers 1939— 
49 ; app. information and editorial specialist, CAF-12, 
in the Dept. of State July 18, 1949 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 
1949. — INP. 

Akselrad, Richard. — b. Vienna, Austria, Dec. 16, 1906 ; 
naturalized ; Sophien Gymnasium, Vienna, grad. ; U. of 
Vienna 1925-27 ; Hochschule fiir Verlagsbuchhandel, 
Leipzig, 1927-28 ; editor for European firms 1929-38 ; 
insur. solicitor 1938-43 ; U.S. Army 1943-45 ; press 
officer, OMGUS, 1945-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class six and assigned as press officer. Office of Land 
Commr. for Bremen, at Bremen Oct. 16, 1949. — 
HICOG. 

Albanese, Jack, Jr. — b. New York, N.Y., Jan. 25, 
1919 ; high sch. grad. ; theological sem. 1946-48 ; 
Berlitz Sch. of Languages, 1948 ; U. of Basel 1948 ; 
U.S. Army 1936-45, overseas ser. ; elk.. War Dept., 
1945-46 ; admin, asst.. Combined Travel Bd., 1948-49 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eleven and assigned 
as admin, asst. at Bremen Oct. 16, 1949. — HICOG. 

Albert, John. — b. Vienna, Austria, Jan. 28, 1912; 
naturalized 1945 ; Vienna High Sch. ; U. of Vienna, 
LL.D. 1936 ; news editor, asst. mgr. of editorial news 
agency in Europe 1933-38 ; asst. for. news editor for 
broadcasting system 1940-42 ; assoc. propaganda ana- 
lyst, 1942-43, chief of monitoring section 1943-44 ; 
sr. field rep. 1944-45, Office of War Information ; chief 
court interpreter, Niirnberg War Crimes Trial, 1945— 
46 ; with Dept. of State on contract basis, 1946 ; app. 
radio script writer, CAF-11, in the Dept. of State, Jan. 
2, 1947 ; editorial information chief, CAF-12, Nov. 16, 
1947; CAF-13 Feb. 6, 1949; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949; 
married. — IBD. 

Albizfl, Francisco M. — b. Sao Paulo, Brazil, Nov. 19, 
1896 ; Faculdade de Filosofia Ph.B. 1941 ; teacher ; 
exec sec. Coordination Comm. of Inter-Am. Affairs, 
1942-47 ; rep., United States Information Ser., 1947 ; 
app. act. cons. agt. at Curitiba May 24, 1948 ; married. 

Alchevsky, Leon. — app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
eight and assigned as interpreter-translator. Mil. Se- 
curity Bd., at Berlin Oct. 30, 1949.— HICOG. 



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Alden, Jane McGraw (Mrs.) — b. Baltimore, Md. ; Acad, 
of the Holy Cross grad. ; George Washington U., A.B. 
1941, M.A. 1945 ; research anal.vst, Office of Strategic 
Sers., 1942-43, 1944-45 ; transferred to the Dept. of 
State as research analyst, P-3, Oct. 1, 1945 ; P— 4 
June 1, 1946; P-5 Nov. 16, 1947; GS-12 Oct. 30, 
1949. — DRF. 

Alden, John. — b. Portland, Maine, Jan. 1, 1901 ; 
Phillips Exeter Acad. grad. ; Boston U. ; staff corre- 
spondent on newspaper 1925-42 ; sr. information pub- 
licist. Office of Inter-Am. Affairs, 1943-45 ; transferred 
to the Dept. of State as information publicist, CAF-12, 
Aug. 31, 1945 ; editor June 2, 1946 ; int. information 
specialist, P-6, June 27, 1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949. — 
INP. 

Alderman, Lillian Elizabeth. — b. Miami, Fla., Mar. 
15, 1922; U. of Miami, A.B. 1944; auditor. Gen. Ac- 
counting Office, 1944 ; accounting cll<. for air trans- 
portation CO. 1944-45 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. Auxil- 
iary and assigned to the Dept. Sept. 4, 1945 ; at Ciudad 
Trujillo Nov. 19, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
fourteen Nov. 13, 1946; elk. at Quito Dec. 30, 1946; 
class thirteen Feb. 23, 1947 ; asst. disbursing officer at 
Quito Jan. 1, 1948 ; class twelve Jan. 28, 1948 ; class 
eleven and disbursing officer at Quito Nov. 28, 1948 ; 
at Belgrade June 10, 1949 ; class ten Sept. 4, 1949. 

Alexander, George Henry. — b. Yonkers, N.Y., Aug. 24, 
1912 ; Monroe High Sch. grad. ; U. of Rochester, B.A. 
1934 ; Harvard U., M.B.A. 1936 ; with wholesale pe- 
troleum CO. 1930-35 ; accountant and office mgr. in 
mfg. firms 1936-38 ; gen. mgr. of sales org. 1938 ; 
commodity specialist, U.S. Tariff Commn., 1939-42 ; 
economist. War Production Bd., 1942-43 ; U.S. Army 
1943-45 ; econ. analyst, Bu. of Census, 1945-46 ; app. 
commodity specialist, P-5, in the Dept. of State July 
1, 1946 ; int. economist Jan. 11, 1948 ; chief of forest 
products section. Int. Resources Div., P-6, Aug. 22, 
1948, Econ. Resources and Security Staff Oct. 3, 1949 ; 
GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— ER. 

Alexander, John W., Jr. — b. July 21, 1923 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned as finance 
officer, Finance Div., Office of Econ. Affairs at Frank- 
fort on the Main November 23, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Alexander, Ro'bert. — b. Fort Ethan Allen, Vt., Sept. 
29, 1900 ; Va. Mil. Inst.. B.S. 1923 ; N.Y.U., grad. work 
1933-36 ; engineer and economist for public utility cos, 
1923-41 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, It. col., overseas ser. ; 
consulting engineer 1941—42, 1946-48 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer of class three, cons, of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. June 24, 1948 ; to the Dept. June 27, 1948 ; 
For. Ser. officer at Trieste Sept. 10, 1948 ; married. 

Alexander, Robert Clark. — b. near Paris, Tenn., July 
28, 1896 ; Robert E. Lee Public Sch. ; private tutor ; 
T.M.C.A. Sch. of Accountancy 1925 ; Southeastern U. 
Law Sch. 1925-26 ; Washington Coll. of Law 1927 ; elk. 
1911-17, in the Dept. of State 1917-24 ; private sec. 
to the sec. of state 1920 ; law elk. with counsel for 
Chile in Tacna-Arica Arbitration 1924-25 ; income- 
tax accountant and sec. 1924-28 ; app. elk. at $1,800 
in the Dept. of State Jan. 1, 1929 ; at $1,920 July 1, 



1930 ; at $2,300 June 1, 1931 ; admin, asst. at $3,200 
Nov. 19, 1934 ; tech. adviser at $3,800 Aug. 3, 1938 ; 
divisional asst. at $4,600 Aug. 1, 1941 ; asst. chief, 
Visa Div., Nov. 26, 1941 ; at $5,600 (P-6) Dec. 16, 

1941 ; mem.. Efficiency Rating Comm., 1942-46 ; tech. 
adviser, special mission to Am. emb. at Panamfi, Feb. 

1942 ; chm.. Efficiency Rating Comm., 1946 ; also for. 
affairs specialist, P-7, May 30, 1948; GS-14 Oct. 30, 
1949 ; married. — VD. 

Alexander, Stephen C. — b. May 31, 1911 ; app. graph- 
ics desiirner, CAF-11, in tlie Dept. of State July 26, 
1948 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— CS. 

Alexander, Thomas Ley. — b. Plant City, Fla., Oct. 20, 
1908 ; U. of Fla., A.B. 1031 ; Columbia U. 1931 ; Duke 
U., M.A. 1936 ; Princeton U. 1944 ; Stanford U. 1945 ; 
supt. of public schs. 1937-41 ; editor of newspaper 
1941-42 ; U.S. Navy 1942-48, comdr., overseas ser. ; 
app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four and assigned 
as cons. att. at Sydney Dec. 5, 1948 ; married. 

Alexopulos, Alexander I. — b. Feb. 10, 1895 ; app. elk. 
in the For. Ser. and assigned at Patras Mar. 14, 1928 ; 
at Athens Dec. 29, 1036 ; resigned Oct. 6, ]941 ; reapp. 
as elk. and assigned at Athens Dec. 29, 1943 ; For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; class ten and 
protection and welfare officer at Athens Oct. 17, 1948 ; 
married. 

Alfonzo, Ram6n Stewart. — b. Nutley, N.J., Oct. 19, 
1906; Mackenzie Sch. (Monroe, N. Y.) grad; Boston 
U. 1921-22, Candler Coll., Cuba, 1923 ; U. of N.C. 
1924-26 ; bank elk. 1922 ; credit elk., Habana, 1926 ; 
app. elk. in Am. emb. at Habana Feb. 14, 1927 ; admin. 
asst. at Habana Feb. 10, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class eleven Nov. 13, 1946 ; v.c. at Habana Mar. 4, 
1948 ; class nine Jan. 22, 1950 ; married. 

Alfsen, Fritz A. M. — b. Oslo, Norway, May 3, 1899; 
naturalized 1914 ; West High Sch. (Rochester, N.Y.) 
grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; Oslo U., Norway, 1917-18 ; 
Georgetown U. 1924-25 ; Coll. of City of New York 

1941 ; studied in Scandinavia and France ; 1st It., 
O.R.C., 1926-31 ; private sec. and correspondent for 
banking cos. in Norway and France 1918-22 ; elk. to 
cml. att. at Copenhagen 1922-24 ; cml. agt., Bu. of 
For. and Dom. Com., 1924-26 ; analyst, correspondent, 
and accountant with int. banking cos. 1927-31, 1933- 

35 ; tariff specialist, Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 1935- 

36 ; app. asst. trade commr. at Cairo Mar. 1, 1936 ; 
at Stockholm Dec. 1, 1937 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
eight July 1, 1939 ; v.c. of career and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; v.c. at Stockholm Dec. 29, 1939 ; 
also asst. cml. att. at Stockholm Dec. 20, 1940 ; class 
seven June 1, 1942 ; 3d sec. at Helsinki, temp., July 9, 

1942 ; to the Dept. Dec. 16, 1942 ; cons. Mar. 13, 1943 ; 
cons, at Barcelona Mar. 30, 1943 ; class six Aug. 13, 
1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
asst. cml. att. at Damascus Feb. 28, 1947 ; cml. att. 
at Damascus Sept. 11, 1947 ; cons, at Bristol Apr. 27, 
1948 ; 2d sec. and cons, at London Nov. 8, 1948 ; 
married. 

Allan, Willard.— b. Orange, N.J., May 17, 1922 ; Har- 
vard U., B.A., M.A. 1948 ; U.S. Army 1942-46 ; analyst 
in govt. dept. 1945—46 ; app. For. Ser. officer of class 



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six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 19, 

1948 ; 3(1 sec. and v.c. at Sofia Sept. 13, 1948 ; married. 

Allard, Wilfred Pliilip. — b. Cohoes, N.Y., Dec. 2, 1912 ; 
Cohoes High Sch. grad. ; N.Y. State Coll. for Teachers, 
A.B. 1935 ; Middlebury Coll., summer 1938 ; McGUl 
U., Montreal, M.A. 1941 ; Cornell U., grad. work 1941- 
42 ; teaching fellow in Fr., Cornell U., 1941—42 ; super- 
visor of Fr. and Span., N.Y. State Coll. for Teachers, 
1939-44 ; research analyst. War Dept., 1944 ; app. 
elk. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned as v.c. at 
Panama Oct. 7, 1944 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
twelve and cultural asst. at Panama Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
public-affairs asst. at Panama Mar. 31, 1947 ; at Lima 
June 25, 1947 ; class eleven and v.c. at Lima July 
26, 1947 ; asst. cultural officer at Paris Oct. 13, 1948 ; 
class eight Oct. 17, 1948 ; asst. att. at Paris Jan. 18, 

1949 ; married, 

Allen, Arthur Beverly. — b. Grantsville, W. Va., Nov. 
11, 1920 ; Charleston High Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., 
S.B. 1941 ; U. of Md., grad. work 1944-47 ; physicist 
1941-44, weapons coordinator 1945-47, Navy Dept. ; 
D.S.N.R. 1944-45, ens. ; app. For. Ser. officer of class 
six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. May 15, 
1947 ; to the Dept. May 29, 1947 ; 3d sec. and v.c. 
at Beirut Aug. 6, 1947 ; v.c. at Algiers Apr. 28, 1949 ; 
married. 

Allen, Arthur Potter, Jr. — b. Miami, Ariz., July 25, 
1920 ; San Pedro (Calif.) High Sch. grad. ; U. of Calif., 
B.A. 1942 ; U.S. Army 1941—46, capt., overseas ser. ; 
app. elk. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at 
Le Havre Mar. 18, 1946 ; v.c. and admin, asst. at Le 
Havre June 15, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
twelve and v.c. at Le Havre Nov. 13, 1946 ; class 
eleven May 5, 1947 ; v.c. at Cherbourg, temp., Aug. 13, 
1949 ; at Le Havre Aug. 24, 1949 ; class nine Feb. 5, 
1950 ; v.c. at Vancouver Feb. 24, 1950 ; married. 

Allen, David Shannon. — b. Bourbon County, Kans., 
Apr. 26, 1897 ; high-sch. grad. ; Fairmont State Coll. 
1914-18 ; U.S. Navy 1918-19 ; newspaper reporter, edi- 
tor, publisher, 1914-30 ; pres. of private co. 1930-34, 
1945-49 ; night mgr. for broadcasting co. 1934-37 ; asst. 
dir.. Radio Diy., U.S. Office of Education, 1937-38 ; dir., 
radio-television studios, Dept. of Interior, 1938-45 ; 
app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four and assigned 
as att. at Cairo Mar. 7, 1949 ; married. 

Allen, Doris Harty (Mrs.) — b. Constantinople, Tur- 
key, Sept. 15, 1894 ; naturalized 1917 ; schs. in Europe ; 
app. elk. in Am. emb. at Constantinople 1915 ; resigned 
1917 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Naples May 
22, 1935 ; at Montreal July 19, 1940 ; at Athens, temp., 
Jan. 3, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 
13, 1946 ; to the Dept. Feb. 20, 1947 ; class nine Mar. 
20, 1949 ; elk, at Palermo Sept. 1, 1949 ; class eight 
and v.c. at Palermo Sept. 3, 1949. 

Allen, Douglas D. — b. Hartford, Conn., Feb. 26, 1897 ; 
Hartford High Sch. ; business sch. ; U. of Cincinnati 
1919-21 ; U.S. Navy 1917-19 ; proprietor of restaurants 
1938-40, 1943-45 ; supply elk. for aviation mfg. co. 
1940-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-43 ; elk., Dept. of Air Force, 
1945-48 ; mess steward, Dept. of the Army, Japan, 
1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten and 
assigned as billet mgr. at Seoul Nov. 10, 1949 ; married. 



Allen, Edgar Poe. — b. Sharon, Pa., Jan. 13, 1904 ; 
Sharon High Sch. ; business-sch. grad. ; George Wash- 
ington U., LL.B. 1927 ; National U., Sch. of Econ. and 
Govt. 1933-34, Law Sch., LL.M., M.P.L. 1935; col., 
O.R.C. ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; elk. in accounting dept. of 
steel Corp. 1922-23 ; in Dept. of State 1923-29 ; Dept. 
of Justice 1929-31 ; app. admin, asst. at $3,200 in the 
Dept. of State Aug. 24, 1931 ; divisional asst. at $3,800 
Dec. 16, 1935 ; at $4,600 Apr. 16, 1939 ; asst. chief, Div 
of Controls, Mar. 14, 1941 ; divisional asst. Oct. 16 
1941; at $4,800 Jan. 1, 1942; at $5,600 (P-6) Jan 
13, 1942 ; act. asst. chief, Div. of For. Activity Cor 
relation, Jan. 20, 1942 ; U. S. Army 1942-48, col., over 
seas ser. ; for. affairs specialist, P-7, July 1, 1949 
GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — WP. 

Allen, Eleanor Wyllys. — b. Boston, Mass., Dec. 13, 
1893 ; Radcliffe, A.B. 1918, A.M. 1921, Ph.D. 1923 ; 
Portia Law Sch. LL.B. 1930 ; U. of Brussels 1921-22 ; 
auditor of courses in Berlin and Munich ; research and 
study in France, Belgium, Holland, Italy and England ; 
mem. of bar of Mass. ; research asst., Bu. of Int. Re- 
search, Radcliffe Coll. and Harvard, 1926-33 ; curator 
of int. law collection 1931-38, bibliographical research 
asst. 1940-45, Harvard Law Sch. ; app. cultural re- 
lations officer in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned 
at The Hague Oct. 5, 1945 ; admin, officer at The Hague 
July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of class five 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; cultural officer at The Hague Nov. 13, 
1946 ; resigned Aug. 7, 1947 ; reapp. For. Ser. Reserve 
officer of class four and assigned as cultural officer at 
The Hague Nov. 19, 1948. 

Allen, Francis Olcott. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Dec. 1, 
1910 ; Episcopal Acad. grad. ; Princeton U., A.B. 1932 ; 
grad. work, Gottingen, Germany, 1938 ; research asst. 
in Egyptology, Oriental Inst., U. of Chicago, 1933-36 ; 
epigrapher, U. of Chicago Expedition, Luxor, Egypt, 
1936-37 ; archaeologist. Harvard U.-Boston Museum 
Expedition to Egypt, 1938-42 ; rep.. Office of War In- 
formation, Cairo, 1942-45 ; app. information officer in 
the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Cairo Oct. 
12, 1945 ; admin, officer at Cairo July 1, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. Reserve officer of class four and cultural officer 
at Cairo Nov. 13, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class four, 
cons, of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 12, 1948 ; 
to the Dept. Mar. 9, 1948 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Bagh- 
dad July 1, 1948 ; married. 

Allen, George Venable. — b. Durham, N.C., Nov. 3, 
1903 ; Durham High Sch. grad. ; Duke U., A.B. 1924 ; 
Harvard U., A.M. 1929 ; teacher in high sch. 1924-28 ; 
newspaper reporter 1926, 1927, 1928 ; editorial elk.. 
Census Bu., 1929 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 15, 1930 ; 
v.c. at Kingston, Jamaica, Apr. 29, 1930 ; For. Ser. 
Sch. July 16, 1930 ; v.c. at Shanghai Nov. 8, 1930 ; at 
Patras Aug. 15, 1934 ; at Athens, temp., Jan. 17, 1936 ; 
at Patras Feb. 10, 1936 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at Cairo July 
21, 1936 ; class eight Apr. 1, 1937 ; cons. Apr. 22, 1937 ; 
cons, at Cairo in addition to duties as 3d sec. Apr. 26, 
1937 ; to the Dept. Oct. 1, 1938 ; class seven Apr. 1, 
1939 ; class six June 1, 1942 ; divisional asst. at $5,600 
Aug. 1, 1942 ; asst. chief, Div. of Near Eastern Affairs, 
July 1, 1943 ; at $6,500 Sept. 16, 1943 ; chief, Div. of 
Middle Eastern Affairs, Jan. 15, 1944; at $8,000 (P-8) 
July 1, 1944 ; also exec, officer. Office of Near Eastern 



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and African Affairs, Oct. 16, 1944 ; deputy dir.. Office 
of Near Eastern and African Affairs, Apr. 19, 1945 ; 
A.E. and P. to Iran Apr. 23, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class of career minister Nov. 14, 1946 ; asst. sec. of 
state Feb. 26, 1948 ; to the Dept. Mar. 30, 1948 ; A.E. 
and P. to Yugoslavia Oct. 27, 1949 ; married. 

Allen, Henry Edward. — b. Washington, D.C., June 23, 
1912 ; Western High Sch. grad. ; Washington and 
Lee U., B.S. 1934 ; messenger. Fed. Trade Commn., 
1930-31 ; elk., Dept. of State, 1932, 1933 ; Int. Bound- 
ary Commn., U.S. and Mexico, 1934-36 ; with the 
Dept. of State 1936^1 ; app. jr. econ. analyst at 
Me.xico City July 1, 1942 ; resigned Nov. 11, 1946 ; 
app. divisional asst., P-5, in the Dept. of State Jan. 
2, 1947; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949; married.— IC. 

Allen, Mildred E. (Mrs.) — transferred to the Dept. of 
State as central control editor, CAF-13, Aug. 31, 1945 ; 
special asst. to the deputy dir.. Office of Int. Informa- 
tion and Cultural Affairs Dec. 1, 1946, Office of Infor- 
mation and Educational Exchange Aug. 15, 1947, 
Office of Int. Information Apr. 22, 1948 ; exec, sec, 
CAF-14, Oct. 17, 1948 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949.— Oil. 

Allen, Morris. — b. Providence, R.I., June 4, 1917 ; 
U. of Chicago, M.B.A. 1942 ; asst. dir. for employment 
problems agency 1940-42 ; employee relations officer 
1942-43, 1944-46, admin, intern 1943-44, personnel 
officer 1946-49, War Dept. ; app. admin, analyst, CAF- 
12, in the Dept. of State Mar. 7, 1949 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 
1949 ; married. — DB. 

Allen, Patten Dangaix. — b. Easthampton, N.Y., June 
10, 1906 ; Flushing High Sch. grad. ; I'Ecole des Roches 
and U. of Tours, France. 1921-22 ; Colegio San Luis, 
Spain, and tutor in Italy 1922-23 ; Dartmouth Coll., 
A.B. 1926 ; teacher in French sch. 1 yr. ; asst. stylist 
for retail store and research asst. for advertising co. 
1928 ; chief supervisor for insur. co. 1929-47 ; organi- 
zational consultant. War Production Bd., 1942-43 ; 
U.S. Navy 1944-45, It. ; sr. econ. analyst in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary 1945-46 ; app. For Ser. officer of class three, 
cons, of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser., Mar. 15, 
1947 ; to the Dept. Apr. 20, 1947 ; asst. cml. att. at 
Manila Apr. 21, 1947 ; 1st sec. and cons, at Manila 
Sept. 21, 1948 ; at Brussels Jan. 9, 1950 ; married. 

Allen, Thomas Gardner. — b. Jamaica Plain, Mass., 
Jan. 1, 1914 ; Needham High Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., 
A.B. 1936, A.M. 1938, grad. work 1938-41, teaching 
fellow In Span. 1940-41 ; app. divisional asst. at 
$2,600 in the Dept. of State June 2, 1941 ; at $3,200 
(P-3) Apr. 1, 1942 ; furlough for mil. ser. (U.S. Army, 
overseas ser.) Nov. 10, 1943-Oct. 22, 1945; divisional 
asst. P-4, Oct. 22, 1945 ; regional specialist June 16, 
1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of class five Mar. 18, 
1947 ; asst. public-affairs officer at Buenos Aires Mar. 
18, 1947 (canceled) ; public-affairs officer at Asuncion 
Aug. 6, 1947 ; asst. att. at Asuncifin Oct. 19, 1947 ; 
at Ciudad Trujillo May 31, 1949 ; married. 

Allen, Ward Phillip. — b. Battle Creek, Mich., Jan. 18, 
1915 ; Battle Creek High Sch. grad. ; U. of Mich., A.B. 
1936, J.D. 1939 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; research asst., 
U. of Mich. Law Sch., 1938-39 ; atty., Dept. of Justice, 
1939-42 ; liaison officer between Depts. of State and 
Justice 1942-43 ; adviser to U.S. mem., Emergency 



Advisory Comm. for Pol. Defense, 1943-45 ; app. 
country specialist at $4,600 (P-5) in the Dept. of State 
Jan. 1, 1945 ; asst. on int. org. Mar. 22, 1945 ; specialist, 
P-6, Nov. 13, 1945 ; specialist on int. org. affairs Apr. 
21, 1946 ; expert on int. org. affairs, P-7, Feb. 8, 1948 ; 
GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— UNP. 

Alley, James W. — b. Oct. 13, 1915 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class nine and assigned as jr. engineer at 
Manila Jan. 26, 1947 ; class eight and engineer July 25, 
1948 ; class seven Feb. 20, 1949. 

Ailing, Romaine Lear (Mrs.) — b. Bloomington, HI., 
Dec. 23, 1897 ; Northwestern U., B.A. 1918 ; Columbia 
U., grad. work 1920-21; teacher 1918-19; asst. in 
bank 1919-20 ; mgr. of coll. fraternity office 1920-22 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten and assigned 
to the Dept. Aug. 5, 1949. — FSI. 

Allison, Ellis King. — b. Washington, D.C, June 9, 
1914 ; Fork Union Mil. Acad. grad. ; Va. Polytech. 
Inst., B.S. 1934 ; elk.. Gen. Acounting Office 1934-35, 
Resettlement Admin. 1935-37, Dept. of Interior 1939- 
40 ; commodity specialist, Treas. Dept., 1940—43 ; U.S. 
Army 1943-45, It. ; app. research asst., P-4, in the 
Dept. of State Nov. 16. 1945 ; research analyst, P-5, 
Mar. 14, 1946 ; divisional asst. Mar. 15, 1947 ; GS-12 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — IC. 

Allison, John Moore. — b. Holton, Kans., Apr. 7, 1905 ; 
U. of Nebr., A.B. 1927 ; teacher of Eng. in Jap. sch. 
1927-29 ; cml. work in China and Japan 1929-30 ; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Shanghai Apr. 
28, 1930 ; v.c. at Kobe Oct. 20, 1931 ; For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 
17, 1931 ; v.c. at Kobe Jan. 2, 1932 ; language officer 
at Tokyo Jan. 15, 1932 ; v.c. at Tokyo May 9, 1934 ; 
at Dairen Sept. 5, 1935 ; class eight, cons., and cons, 
at Dairen Oct. 1, 1935 ; at Tsinan July 7, 1936 ; at 
Tsingtao, temp., Aug. 28, 1937 ; 3d sec. at Nanking, 
temp., Sept. 8, 1937 ; also cons, at Shanghai, temp.. 
Mar. 16, 1938 ; class seven Aug. 17, 1938 ; cons, at 
Osaka Dec. 23, 1938-Dec. 7, 1941 ; class six Feb. 1, 
1942 ; to the Dept. June 3, 1942 ; 2d sec. and cons, at 
London Sept. 15, 1942 ; class four May 16, 1945 ; 1st 
sec. at London in addition to duties as cons. June 5, 
1945 ; to the Dept. July 30, 1946 ; asst. chief, Div. of 
Jap. Affairs, Oct. 28, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
three Nov. 13, 1946 ; class two May 15, 1947 ; asst. 
chief, Div. of Jap. Affairs, May 15, 1947 ; chief, Div. 
of Northeast Asian Affairs, Oct. 5, 1947 ; deputy dir., 
Office of Far Eastern Affairs, Nov. 1, 1948 ; dir.. Office 
of Northeast Asian Affairs, Oct. 3, 1949. — NA. 

Allman, Cora Margaret. — b. Whistler, Ala., June 26, 
1906 ; U. of Ala., A.B. 1928 ; U. of N.C., B.S. 1941 ; 
teacher 1929-39, librarian 1940-41, in high schs. ; 
instr. and librarian, U. of N.C., 1942-44 ; librarian, 
Durham Public Library 1944-47, Tenn. State Dept. of 
Education 1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class nine and assigned as asst. public affairs officer 
at Manila Jan. 18, 1949. 

AUport, Mildred B. — app. admin, officer in the For. 
Ser. and assigned at Bern July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Re- 
serve officer of class four and public-affairs officer at 
Bern Nov. 13, 1946 ; att. at Bern Oct. 19, 1947. 



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Almon, Collins D. — b. Moulton, Ala., Mar. 19, 1917 ; 
U. of Ala., A.B. 1939, LL.B. 1941 ; atty., Dept. of 
Justice, 1941-46 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
six and assigned to the Dept. Dec. 11, 1946 ; U.S. Army 
1946-47 ; att. at Asuncion Jan. 16, 1947 ; at Guatemala 
Mar. 24, 1949 ; married. 

Alsterlund, Norah. — b. Moline, 111., June 4, 1905 ; 
Moline High Sch. grad. ; Smith Coll., A.B. 1927 ; U. of 
Mich., M.A. 1944 ; app. elk. in Am. emb. at Buenos 
Aires Oct. 2, 1933 ; resigned Aug. 22, 1941 ; app. elk. 
at $1,440 in the Dept. of State Feb. 27, 1942 ; at $1,800 
Apr. 16, 1942 ; resigned Mar. 29, 1944 ; app. admin, 
asst. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at London 
Dec. 20, 1944 ; also v.c. at London May 19, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve and v.c. at London 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; class nine 
July 25, 1948. 

Altaffer, Leland Charles. — b. West Unity, Ohio, Jan. 
12, 1896 ; Jessop W. Scott High Sch. (Toledo) grad. ; 
Toledo U. 1917, 1919-20 ; Colgate U. 1921 ; U.S. Navy 
1917-19 ; cml. employment in 1922-25 ; newspaper re- 
porter 1926-27 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Colombo 
July 2, 1927 ; at Rangoon Mar. 4, 1928 ; v.c. at Ran- 
goon July 31, 1929 ; at Madras June 25, 1932 ; at Amoy 
June 5, 1936-Dec. 7, 1941 ; at Accra July 20, 1942 ; at 
Antigua Jan. 14, 1943 ; at Sao Paulo Dec. 7, 1943 ; at 
Lourengo Marques Jan. 29, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class ten Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eight Jan. 13, 1947 ; 
V. c. at Lisbon Mar. 29, 1948. 

Altaffer, Maurice Willard. — b. West Unity, Ohio, May 
10, 1893; Central High Sch. (Toledo) grad.; U.S. 
Coast Guard Acad. ; Coll. of City of New York ; 
teacher in elementary sch. 1912-14, 1916 ; cadet, U.S. 
Coast Guard, 1914-15 ; U.S. Navy 1917-19, It. (jg) ; 
shipping business 1920 ; elk. in Am. consulate gen. at 
Berlin 1921-22 ; in Am. consulate at Stuttgart 1922- 
23 ; app. v.c. at Stuttgart May 23, 1923 ; v.c. of career 
of class three July 6, 1923 ; v.c. at Stuttgart July 10, 
1923 ; at Frankfort-on-the-Main Sept. 6, 1923 ; For. 
Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; v.c. at Aleppo Aug. 
7, 1924 ; at Nogales May 26, 1926 ; at Agua Prieta, 
temp., Oct. 8, 1926; at Nogales Jan. 15, 1927; class 
eight, cons., and cons, at Nogales Aug. 24, 1927 ; class 
seven May 9, 1930 ; cons, at Dresden Jan. 5, 1931 ; at 
Ziirich May 31, 1933 ; class six Apr. 1, 1937 ; sec. In 
the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; class five Nov. 16, 1939 ; 
class four June 1, 1942 ; class three July 16, 1944 ; 1st 
sec. at Bern, temp., Oct. 26, 1944 ; For. Ser. officer at 
Bremen Oct. 18, 1945 ; cons. gen. Mar. 16, 1946 ; cons, 
gen. at Bremen Apr. 11, 1946 ; class two May 19, 1946 ; 
For. Ser, officer of class two Nov. 13, 1946 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Altroggen, Rudolf Otto. — b. Essen, Germany, Apr. 7, 
1918 ; naturalized 1935 ; Tufts Coll., A.B. 1941 ; 
Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy, M.A. 1942 ; U.S. 
Army 1942—45, 1st It., overseas ser. ; app. research 
analyst, P-3, in the Dept. of State Sept. 16, 1946 ; 
for. affairs analyst, P-4, Jan. 23, 1949 ; GS-11 Oct. 
30, 1949.— DRE. 

Amory, James Franklin. — b. Flint Hill, Va., Oct. 28, 
1917; Randolph-Macon Coll., B.A. 1939; Harvard U., 
M.B.A. 1942, M.A. 1946 ; Columbia U. 1946-48 ; with 



shipbuilding co., summer 1939 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, 
1st It., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer of class six, 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 30, 1948 ; 
to the Dept. Jan. 5, 1949 ; v.c. at Bombay Mar. 10, 

1949 ; married. 

Amott, John Crider. — b. Fort Scott, Kans., May 18, 
1922 ; high-sch. grad ; Georgetown U., B. S. 1946 ; Co- 
lumbia U. 1948 ; U.S. Army 1943-46 ; research analyst. 
War Dept. Jan.-Oct. 1946, Navy Dept. 1946-47 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Sept. 6, 1947 ; to the Dept. Sept. 29, 
1947 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Rio de Janeiro Nov. 17, 

1947 ; at La Paz Jan. 24, 1950. 

Amrine, Horace Frederick. — b. Kansas City, Kans., 
Jan. 30, 1911 ; Omaha Tech. High Sch. grad. ; business 
sch. grad. ; U. of Omaha 1932-34 ; Georgetown U. 
(For. Ser. Sch.) 1947-48; U.S. Navy 1935-39, 
1941-46, comdr., overseas ser. ; traffic rep. 1935, pilot 
1939—41, with air lines ; app. divisional asst., P-6, in 
the Dept. of State Sept. 30, 1946; alt. U.S. del., 2d 
meeting. Air Traffic Control Comm. for the European- 
Mediterranean Air Navigation Region, ICAO, Paris, 
1947; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949; married.— AV. 

Ancrxmi, Calhoun, Jr. — b. Apr. 28, 1915; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class three and assigned as pol. 
officer in int. conf.. For. Relations Div., Office of Pol. 
Affairs, at Bonn Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Anderberg, Edward, Jr. — b. New York, N.Y., Oct. 15, 
1918 ; White Plains High Sch. grad. ; Dartmouth Coll., 
A.B. 1941 ; Columbia U., M.A. 1942 ; economist, U.S. 
Tariff Commn., 1942-45 ; app. econ. analyst in the For. 
Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Chungking Oct. 8, 1945 ; 
at Nanking Apr. 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of 
class five Nov. 13, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
seven and asst. att. and econ. officer at Tokyo Jan. 22, 

1950 ; married. 

Andersen, Arnold. — b. Lehigh, Montana, Jan. 17, 
1916 ; Austin High Sch. (Chicago) grad. ; U. of Chi- 
cago, A.B. 1939, grad. work 1939-41 ; editor 1933-42 ; 
teacher in high sch. 1939-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, 1st 
It., overseas ser. ; tech. consultant for statistical inst. 
May-Oct. 1946 ; app. biographical analyst, P-3, in the 
Dept. of State Oct. 14, 1946 ; chief, P-4, Central Eu- 
rope Section, Biographic Information Div., Apr. 18, 
1948 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— BI. 

Andersen, Henry Testman. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Feb. 
28, 1916 ; Pratt High Sch. grad. ; U. of Maine, B.S. 
1937 ; engineer with electrical co. 1937-44 ; app. elk. 
in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned to the Dept. 
May 1, 1944 ; v.c. at Manchester June 24, 1944 ; at 
Call Feb. 5, 1946 ; also admin, asst. at Call July 1, 
1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve and v.c. 
at Call Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; 
v. c. at Antofagasta July 12, 1948 ; class nine July 25, 

1948 ; married. 

Andersen, Robert E. — b. Minneapolis, Minn., Mar. 26, 
1917; Minn. State Teachers Coll. (St. Cloud). 1934- 
36; Grinnell Coll. of 1943; U. of Wis. 1943-44; 
teacher in public sch. 1937-39 ; asst. cashier and elk. 
in bank 1939-43 ; U. S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten and assigned to the 



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Dept. June 27, 1947 ; v.c. at Stockholm Aug. 12, 1947 ; 
class seven and asst. att. at Stockholm Dec. 2, 1948 ; 
married. 

Anderson, Charles W. — b. Boston, Mass., Jan. 7, 1898 ; 
U.S. Army 1917-19 ; private business 1910-33 ; app. 
asst. engineer In Am. emb. at Paris Sept. 16, 1933 ; 
custodian of public bldgs.. Am. emb. at Berlin, July 17, 
1941 ; to the Dept. May 28, 1942 ; asst. supervisor of 
construction at Panamfi Sept. 19, 1942 ; at Port-au- 
Prlnce July 3, 1944 ; v.c. at :Montreal, temp., July 6, 
1945 ; v.c. and admin, asst. at Palermo Sept. 4, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve anjl v.c. at Palermo 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; v.c. at 
Naples Aug. 13, 1948 ; at Munich Oct. 13, 1948 ; class 
ten Jan. 22, 1950; married. — HICOG. 

Anderson, Charles William. — b. Montclalr, N.J., Aug. 
29, 1918 ; Amherst Coll., B.A. 1940 ; Middlebury Coll., 
summers 1941-42 ; teacher in private sell. 1940-42 ; 
analyst, Dept. of Justice, 1942-44 ; U.S. Army 1944- 
47, 1st It., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class nine and assigned to the Dopt. Sept. 3, 1947 ; 
v.c. at Rio de Janeiro Oct. 1, 1947 ; married. 

Anderson, Clinton E. — b. New York, N.Y., Nov. 21, 
1904 ; office elk. 1918-21 ; mgr. of freight dept. 1921- 
27 ; purser for steamship co. 1927-29 ; asst. accountant, 
auditor, and admin, asst., Home Owners Loan Co., 
1934-43 ; admin, officer, Office of Inter-Am. Affairs, 
1943-46 ; asst. chief of procurement and supply branch, 
CAF-11, in the Dept. of State, 1946 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 
1949 ; married. — NAO. 

Anderson, Daniel Virden. — b. Dover, Del., Dec. 31, 
190S ; U. of Va., B.A. 1930; app. elk. in Am. con- 
sulate at Rome June 15, 1931 ; v.c. at Rome Aug. 25, 
1931 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at Rome Jan. 2, 
1932; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 19, 1932; v.c. at Lisbon 
Dec. 22, 1932 ; at Oporto, temp., Feb. 12, 1935 ; at 
Lisbon Mar. 21, 1935 ; at Bombay May 28, 1936 ; at 
Karachi, temp., Aug. 14, 1937 ; at Bombay Oct. 26, 
1937 ; also for Portuguese possessions in India Dec. 18, 
1937 ; class eight Mar. 16, 1939 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at 
Bogota Apr. 7, 1941 ; class seven Aug. 16, 1941 ; 2d sec. 
at Bogota in addition to duties as v.c. Dec. 9, 1941 ; 
cons. June 4, 1943 ; cons, at Barranquilla June 9, 1943 ; 
at Valencia Mar. 21, 1944; class six May 16, 1945; 
class five May 19, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class four 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Habana Apr. 18, 
1947 : class three and 1st sec. at Habana in addition 
to duties as cons. Apr. 14, 1948 ; to the Dept. May 13, 
1949 ; detailed to Nat. War. Coll. Aug. 29, 1949 ; mar- 
ried. 

Anderson, Dorothy May. — b. Colville, Wash., May 16, 
1903 ; Western Wash. Coll. of Education 1922-23, 
cert. ; State Coll. of Wash., B.A. 1941 ; Smith Coll., 
M.Ii.A. 1942 ; travel fellowship for study in England, 
summer 1931 ; teacher in grade sch. 1923-24 ; super- 
visor of art, jr. high sch. 1924-25 ; principal of public 
sch. 1926-27 ; landscape architect 1928-35 ; asst. dir., 
private sch., 1935-37 ; asst. prof.. Smith Coll., 1937- 
43 ; asst. to chief of section, Office of Strategic Sers., 
1943-45 ; transferred to the Dept. of State as car- 
tographer, P-3, Oct. 1, 1945 ; cartographer, Central 



Intelligence Agency, 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff offi- 
cer of class seven and assigned as att. at Cairo Mar. 
11, 1949. 

Anderson, E. Vernice. — b. Marlaville, Nebr. ; Ains- 
worth High Sch. ; business sch. ; U. of Nebr. 1945-46 ; 
George Washington U. 1946-47 ; sec. Social Security 
Bd., 1940-42, War Dept. 1942-45; personal asst. to 
special asst. to the Pres., Exec. Office of the Pres., 
1946-47 ; app. admin, asst., CAF-7, in the Dept. of 
State May 2, 1947 ; personal asst. to asst. sec. of state, 
CAF-9, Sept. 21, 1947 ; to amb. at large, CAF-11, May 
16, 1949 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— S/ A. 

Anderson, Edick A., Jr. — b. Iowa City, Iowa, Sept. 12, 
1919 ; app. For. Ser Staff officer of class five and as- 
signed as press otiicer, Coal Control Group, Office of 
Econ. Affairs, at Essen Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Anderson, Edward. — b. Jacksonville, Fla., Sept. 7, 
1907 ; Duval High Sch. ; Vanderbilt U., B.A. 1928 ; 
Tulane U. 1928-29 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 19, 1929 ; v.c. 
at Nassau, temp., Jan. 7, 1930 ; For. Ser. Sch. Apr. 
19, 1930 ; v.c. at Port Said July 22, 1930 ; at Singa- 
pore Nov. 26, 1930 ; at Montreal June 20, 1934 ; at 
Mexico City Dec. 3, 1936 ; class eight and cons. May 

1, 1938 ; cons, at Mexico City aiay 12, 1938 ; cons, and 
3d sec. at Ciudad Trujillo Sept. 12, 1938 ; class seven 
June 1, 1942 ; 2d sec. at Ciudad Trujillo in addition 
to duties as cons. Aug. 13, 1942 ; to the Dept. Dec. 19, 
1942 ; cons, at Dublin Feb. 18. 1943 ; at Horta, temp.. 
Mar. 22, 1943 ; at Dublin Aug. 7, 1943 ; at Antwerp 
Oct. 4, 1944 ; class five May 16, 1945 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons, at Bombay 
Feb. 24, 1948 (canceled) ; to the Dept. June 20, 1949; 
asst. chief, Div. of Protective Sers., Oct. 30, 1949 ; mar- 
ried. — DS. 

Anderson, Elnar Thure. — b. Chicago, 111., July 16, 
1897 ; Northwestern U. 1924-27 ; elk. in Am. consulate 
at La Guaira 1918 ; app. v.c. at Stockholm Aug. 12, 
1918, at Goteborg Sept. 21, 1918; at Nottingham Jan. 

2, 1920; retired Aug. 28, 1920; app. v.c. at San Luis 
Potosi Jan. 26, 1922 ; at Habana Jan. 23, 1923 ; asst. 
mgr., Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 1924-33 ; State officer, 
Nat. Recovery Admin., 1933-36 ; tech. adviser, Social 
Security Bd., 1936-41 ; U.S. Naval Reserve 1941-45, 
It. comdr., overseas ser. ; app. special asst. at $5,600 
(P-5) in the Dept. of State Jan. 8, 1945 ; special asst. 
to the dir.. Office of Controls, P-6, Sept. 22, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class four and att. at Lima May 
21, 1947 ; at Stockholm Apr. 14, 1949 ; married. 

Anderson, Eugenie (Mrs.) — b. Adair, Iowa, May 26, 
1909 ; Clarinda High Sch. ; Stephens Coll. 1926-27 ; 
Simpson Coll. 1927-28 ; Carleton Coll. 1929-30 ; Inst, 
of Musical Art 1930-32 ; app. A.E. and P. to Denmark 
Oct. 20, 1949. 

Anderson, France, Jr. — b. Chicago, 111., July 9, 1912 ; 
Tale U., B.A. 1934 ; asst. mgr. of real estate firm 1934- 
36 ; credit relations adviser with bank 1936-48 ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine and assigned to the 
Dept. Aug. 3, 1948 ; v.c. at Hanoi Feb. 28, 1949. 

Anderson, Gilbert. — b. Apr. 12, 1914 ; app. program 
officer, P-4, in the Dept. of State Oct. 21, 1946 ; educa- 
tionist, P-6, Nov. 29, 1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949.— lEP. 



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Anderson, Harry Leonard. — b. Cambridge, Mass., Dec. 
20, 1894 ; high-sch. grad. ; Georgetown U. 1916 ; stenog. 
for railroad 1913-14 ; elk., Dept. of Labor 1914-17, 
War Dept. (France) 1917-19 ; app. elk. in Am. 
emb. at Berlin Dec. 10, 1919; resigned Mar. 31, 1924; 
chief elk. for Am. naval att. at Berlin 1924-30 ; sec. 
to Am. amb. to Germany 1930-32 ; app. elk. in Am. 
emb. at Moscow June 21, 1934 ; at Paris Aug. 14, 1939 ; 
at Helsinki June 4, 1941 ; at Stockholm Dec. 24, 1941 ; 
at Helsinki June 4, 1943 ; at Stockholm Oct. 1, 1943 ; 
admin, asst. at Stockholm Apr. 21, 1946 ; at Berlin 
Oct. 14, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten Nov. 
18, 1946 ; class eight and v.c. at Berlin June 26, 1948. 

Anderson, Hilda M. — app. elk. at Nanking Aug. 19, 
1937 ; terminated Sept. 1, 1937 ; app. elk. at Nan- 
king Sept. 5, 1939 ; to the Dept. June 3, 1942 ; elk. 
at Mexico City Sept. 14, 1942 ; at Algiers Apr. 27, 
1943 ; in office of U.S. pol. adviser, staff of Supreme 
Allied Comdr., Mediterranean Theater, Naples, July 
24, 1944 ; admin, asst. at Kunming June 5, 1945 ; at 
Chungking Oct. 3, 1945 ; also v.c. at Chungking Dec. 
12, 1945 ; at Nanking May 27, 1946 ; For. Ser. StafP 
officer at class twelve and v.c. at Nanking Nov. 13, 
1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; v.c. at Hong Kong, 
temp., Dec. 15, 1948 ; asst. consular att. at Hong Kong 
Feb. 6, 1949 ; v.c. at Hong Kong Mar. 4, 1950. 

Anderson, James F. — b. Ruth, Nev., Oct. 28, 1915 ; 
Blandinsville (HI.) High Sch. grad. ; U. of Tex., B.A. 
1939 ; research aide. Civil Ser. Comm., May-Nov. 
1941 ; admin, asst. and admin, analyst. Office of Co- 
ordinator of Information, 1941-42 ; business specialist 
and assoc. directives officer. Office of Civilian Defense, 
1942-43 ; U.S. Navy 1942-46, It. ; app. admin, officer, 
Div. of Int. Org. Affairs, Dept. of State, CAF-12, June 
24, 1946, Int. Admin. Staff June 9, 1948 ; asst. on int. 
org. affairs, P-5, Sept. 4, 1949 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
married. — UNI. 

Anderson, James Wesley. — b. Salisbury, N.C., Mar. 
10, 1912 ; high sch. grad. ; Rutherford Coll., grad. 
1933 ; professional baseball player and trainee in 
textile mills 1934—41 ; accountant for dairy co. 1942- 
43 ; elk. in the For. Ser. 1944-46 ; accountant 1946- 
47 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eleven and 
assigned to the Dept. Feb. 9, 1948 ; v.c. at Hong 
Kong Feb. 17, 1948 ; to the Dept. Nov. 3, 1948 ; v.c. 
at Haifa Mar. 10, 1949 ; at Capetown Sept. 28, 1949. 

Anderson, John William. — b. Birmingham, Ala., Dec. 
6, 1922 ; Harvard U., B.S. 1945 ; with newspaper 
1938-40 ; surveyor's asst. and elk., Panama Canal, 
1940-41 ; with War Dept. In Panama 1942-43 ; app. 
elk. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned to the 
Dept. Mar. 20, 1945 ; v.c. at Reynosa May 26, 1945 
(canceled) ; at Durango July 2, 1945 ; at Aruba May 
3, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 
1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; v.c. at Milan Sept. 
12, 1947 ; married. 

Anderson, Kenneth. — b. Charleston, S.C., Oct. 11, 
1898 ; Hastock High Sch. (Spartanburg) grad. ; private 
tutor in pol. sci., legal procedure, and business admin. 
1920-22 ; U.S. Army 1917-19, 1st It. ; real-estate op- 
erator and appraiser, and owner of bldg-stone and 
cemetery cos. 1923-33 ; elk. of Mil. Affairs Comm., U.S. 



House of Rep., 1934-41 ; app. divisional asst. at $3,200 
in the Dept. of State Feb. 1, 1941 ; at $3,300 Oct. 1, 
1942 ; at $3,400 Apr. 1, 1944 ; for. affairs specialist at 
$3,800 June 1, 1944 ; asst. chief of mil. and naval 
affairs section, Div. of For. Activity Correlation, at 
$4,600 (P-5) Dec. 20, 1944; asst. chief, Div. of For. 
Activity Correlation, P-6, Dec. 20, 1946 ; for. affairs 
specialist, Oct. 24, 1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; mar- 
ried. — IAD. 

Anderson, Mary H. — b. Ringgold, Ga., Dec. 12, 1916 ; 
high sch. grad. ; business sch. ; elk. for hosiery mill 
1939-40 ; elk. 1941-42, supervisor 1942-44, personnel 
officer 1945-46, auditor 1947, policy and regulations 
specialist 1948-49, Dept. of Army ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class eight and assigned as accountant. Office 
of Admin., at Frankfort on the Main Feb. 12, 1950. — 
HICOG. 

Anderson, Nels. — b. Chicago, 111., July 31, 1889 ; Brig- 
ham Young U., A.B. 1920 ; U. of Chicago, M.A. 1925 ; 
N.Y.U., Ph.D. 1930 ; U.S. Army 1918-19 ; teacher of 
sociology, Columbia U., N.Y.U., Coll. of City of N.Y., 
1927-34 ; labor adviser. Fed. Works Agency, 1934-42 ; 
War Shipping Admin. 1942-46 ; labor economist, Office 
of Housing Expediter, 1946-47 ; labor consultant, 
OMGUS, 1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
four and assigned as labor economist. Office of Labor 
Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; class 
three Jan. 22, 1950 ; married. — HICOG. 

Anderson, Nils G. — app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
three and assigned as physical science administrator, 
Mil. Security Bd., at Frankfort on the Main, Oct. 30, 
1949 ; at Wiesbaden Nov. 13, 1949. — HICOG. 

Anderson, Orville C. — b. Maize, Kans., June 24, 1900; 
U.S. Army 1917-19, 1943-46, maj., overseas ser. ; 
newspaper work 1921-27 ; managing editor 1927-29 
and 1937-40, advertising mgr. 1929-33, publicity dir. 
1933-37, for publishing cos. ; owner and publisher of 
newspaper 1940-46 ; editor. Office of War Informa- 
tion, 1942-43 ; app. information officer in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary and assigned at Rome July 29, 1946; For, 
Ser. Reserve officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; class 
two and public-affairs officer at Rome May 4, 1947 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 1, 1947 ; 1st sec. at Rome Oct. 
19, 1947; to the Dept. Feb. 19, 1950; dir., Office of 
Int. Information, Mar. 10, 1950 ; married. — OIL 

Anderson, Ralph V. — b. Oneida, Kans., Aug. 29, 1909 ; 
U.S. Navy 1940—46, comdr. ; app. chief of operations 
section, Div. of Cryptography, Dept. of State, P-5, 
Feb. 25, 1946 ; asst. chief, Div. of Cryptography, July 
7, 1947 ; P-6 Jan. 9, 1949 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; mar- 
ried. — CY. 

Anderson, Robert. — b. Boston, Mass., Jan. 6, 1922; 
Phillips Acad. grad. ; sch. in England 1935-37 ; Yale 
U., B.A. 1944 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, 1st It. ; app. v.c. 
in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Shanghai 
Feb. 25, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; v.c. at 
Nanking May 9, 1947 ; asst. att. at Nanking July 14, 
1947 ; class ten Dec. 11, 1949. 

Anderson, Robert N. — b. Fountain Green, Utah, Dec. 
12, 1901 ; high-sch. grad. ; sch. in Germany 1922-25 ; 



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U. of Utah, B.A. 1928; George Washington U., M.A. 
1935 ; teacher In high sch. 1929-31 ; agri. economist, 
Dept. of Agri., 1935-41 ; business analyst. Office of 
Price Admin., 1941-42 ; U.S. Navy 1942-45, It. ; app. 
agri. officer in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned 
to the Dept. July 2, 1945 ; with War Dept. 1945-47 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class four and assigned 
as att. at Praha Dec. 12, 1947 ; class three and econ. 
officer at Praha in addition to duties as att. Aug. 7, 
1949 ; married. 

Anderson, Kuth S. — b. New York, N.Y., May 10, 1908 ; 
West Haven (Conn.) High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. 
grad. ; sec. for cml. firm 1927-33 ; proofreader and 
production asst. for printing co. 1934-39 ; mgr. of 
advertising service for publishing co. 1939-42 ; app. 
elk. at $1,620 in the Dept. of State Oct. 1, 1942; 
at $2,000 Sept. 16, 1943 ; admin, asst. in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary in office of U.S. pol. adviser on Austrian 
affairs, Commanding Gen., U.S. Army Forces, Mediter- 
ranean Theater, Feb. 27, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff offi- 
cer of class thirteen Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven Feb. 
23, 1947 ; v.c. at Vienna Mar. 20, 1948 ; class nine 
Dec. 11, 1949. 

Anderson, Stewart Going. — b. Chicago, 111., June 10, 
1912 ; Harvard Sch. for Boys grad. ; Dartmouth Coll., 
A.B. 1934 ; I'Ecole Supgrieure de Com., Neuchfttel, 
Switzerland, cert. 1935 ; N.Y.U. Grad. Sch. of Busi- 
ness Admin. 1935-36 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and 
Diplomacy, A.M. 1939 ; jr. accountant 1935-36 ; 
traveling auditor 1936-37 ; U.S. Naval Reserve 1937- 
40, ens. ; For. Ser. elk. Aug.-Sept. 1940 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Sept. 3, 1940 ; v.c. at Toronto Sept. 7, 1940 ; 
to the Dept. Aug. 15, 1941 (For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 3-Dec. 

6, 1941) ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Montevideo Dec. 3, 1941 ; 
class eight Aug. 13, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
five Nov. 13, 1946; ■3d sec. and v.c. at Kio de Janeiro 
Apr. 11. 1047 ; 2d sec. at Rio de Janeiro in addition 
to duties as v.c. Apr. 30, 1947 ; class four, cons., and 
cons, at Rio de Janeiro in addition to duties as 2d sec. 
Apr. 21, 1949 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Bogotd, Jan. 5, 
1950 ; married. 

Anderson, Vincent 0. — b. Seattle, Wash., Feb. 16, 
1912 ; U. of Wash., B.A. 1936 ; U. of Munich 1936-37, 
Berlin 1937-38, Freiburg 1938-39 ; elk. in Am. consu- 
late at Stuttgart 1939-40, at Antwerp 1940-41 ; edi- 
torial asst. and for. correspondent. Fed. Communica- 
tions Commn., 1941—45 ; press control officer, Dept. of 
State, 1945-46 ; chief of branch, OMGUS, 1946-49 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class six and assigned as 
press and publicity officer. Public Affairs Div., Office 
of Land Commr. for Hesse, at Wiesbaden Oct. 16, 
1949. — HICOG. 

Anderson, Walter H. — b. Rockford, HI., Sept. 6, 1900 ; 
Rockford High Sch. ; La Salle Extension U. 2 yrs. ; 
cml. work 1916-19 ; U.S. Army 1919-21 ; app. elk. at 
$900 in the Dept. of State Mar. 8, 1921 ; at $1,000 Oct. 

7, 1921 ; at $1,080 Sept. 1, 1922 ; at $1,140 Dec. 1, 
1922 ; at $1,200 Jan. 1, 1923 ; at $1,500 July 1, 
1924 ; at $1,680 July 1, 1925 ; at $1,740 Nov. 1, 1927 ; 
at $1,800 July 1, 1928; at $1,920 July 1, 1928; at 
$2,100 July 1, 1930 ; at $2,200 Aug. 1, 1936 ; at $2,300 
Apr. 16, 1939 ; chief of pol. section, Div. of Commu- 



nications and Records, at $2,600 Nov. 9, 1940 ; admin, 
asst. May 16, 1942 ; at $2,700 July 1, 1942 ; divisional 
asst. at $3,200 May 1, 1943 ; at $3,300 Jan. 1, 1945 ; 
chief of communications and research section, Div. of 
Central Sers., at $3,500 (CAF-10) Feb. 1, 1945; chief 
of records branch, Div. of Communications and Rec- 
ords, CAF-11, June 30, 1946; chief of records and 
research branch, CAF-12, Feb. 8, 1948 ; GS-12 Oct. 
30, 1949; married. — DC. 

Anderson, Walter Stratton, Jr. — b. New York, N.Y., 
Apr. 21, 1912 ; Loomis Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., B.S. 
1933 ; bank teller 1934-35 ; editorial research asst. for 
newspaper chain 1935 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937 ; 
v.c. at Havre July 8, 1937 ; For. Ser. Sch. Oct. 
24, 1938 ; v.c. at Johannesburg Apr. 19, 1939 ; at 
Lourenco Marques, temp., Jan. 10, 1940 ; at Johannes- 
burg Feb. 29, 1940 ; at Lagos Mar. 3, 1941 ; at Accra 
Dec. 12, 1941 ; class eight Oct. 20, 1942 ; to the Dept. 
Nov. 11, 1942 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Lima Feb. 18, 1943 ; 
v.c. at Iquitos, temp., Jan. 27, 1944 ; v.c. at Lima in 
addition to duties as 3d sec. Mar. 6, 1944 ; class seven 
July 16, 1944 ; 2d sec. at Lima in addition to duties as 
v.c. Aug. 21, 1944 ; class six Aug. 13, 1945 ; 2d sec. and 
v.c. at Budapest Apr. 17, 1946 (canceled) ; at London 
Aug. 22, 1946 ; cons, and cons, at London in addition 
to duties as 2d sec. Oct. 24, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; to the Dept. Nov. 2, 1949 ; 
detailed to U. of Chicago for special study in econ. Dec. 
1949 ; married. 

Anderson, William Otto. — b. Shelbyville, Ind., Aug. 21, 
1920 ; Wabash Coll., A.B. 1942 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law 
and Diplomacy 1942-43 ; U. of Colo. 1943 ; high-sch. 
teacher 1943-44 ; instr.. War Relocation Authority, 
1944-45 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and 
assigned to the Dept. June 28, 1945 ; v.c. at Capetown 
Sept. 12, 1945 ; at Port Elizabeth, temp., Sept. 24, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve, v.c. and admin, 
asst. at Capetown Nov. 13, 1946 ; class ten Apr. 20, 
1947 ; detailed to Columbia U. for Russian language 
and area study Sept. 1947 ; class nine Feb. 8, 1948 ; v.c. 
at Bangkok Oct. 28, 1948 ; class eight and asst. att. at 
Bangkok June 26, 1949 ; married. 

Anderton, John G. — b. San Mateo, Calif., Sept. 6, 
1917 ; Princeton U., A.B. 1938 ; U. of Grenoble 1938- 
39 ; elk. with steamship co. 1939-40 ; newspaper re- 
porter 1940-41 ; U.S. Army 1941-46, maj., overseas 
ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight and 
assigned to the Dept. Feb. 17, 1947 ; v.c. at Peiping 
Apr. 28, 1947. 

Andrews, George D. — b. Greenwood, Va., Aug. 30, 
1902 ; Phillips Acad. ; U. of Va., B.S. 1924 ; Oxford U., 
A.B. 1926 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of 
career Aug 24, 1927; For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 29, 1927; 
v.c. at Warsaw Mar. 13, 1928 ; For. Ser. officer to the 
leg. at Habana Nov. 29, 1930 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Dec. 20, 1930 ; 3d sec. at Habana Jan. 8, 1931 ; at 
Tokyo Nov. 10, 1933 ; class eight July 1, 1934 ; cons. 
Jan. 22, 1935 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1937 ; 2d sec. at 
Tokyo May 6, 1937; cons, at Panamd Nov. 26, 1938; 
also 2d sec. at Panamd Dec. 15, 1938 ; class six Aug. 
16, 1941 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Santiago Apr. 13, 1942 ; 
class five July 16, 1944; class four Dec. 17, 1945; 2d 



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Bee. and cons, at Warsaw Jan. 18, 1946 ; 1st sec. at 
Warsaw In addition to duties as cons. May 9, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons, at 
Vancouver Oct. 2, 1947 ; at Strasbourg Mar. 15, 1950 ; 
married. 

Andrews, Eichard B. — b. South Wayne, Wis., Dec. 20, 
1920 ; Warren High Sch. ; Bradley Polytech. Inst. 
1939-40 ; N. Dak. Agri. Coll. 1943 ; for. tutors in Fr. 
and Spanish ; bookkeeper for bd. of trade 1941-43 ; 
U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; app. elk in the 
For. Ser. and assigned at Tangier Apr. 13, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class fourteen Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
class eleven and v.c. at Tangier Oct. 19, 1947 ; at Tunis 
Oct. 23, 1947 ; class ten May 1, 1949 ; v.c. at Valletta 
Jan. 23, 1950 ; married. 

Andrus, J. Russell. — b. Puyallup, Wash., Sept. 19 
1902 ; Fowler (Calif.) High Sch. grad. ; U. of Redlands, 
B.A. 1925 ; U. of Calif., M.A. 1926, Ph.D. 1934 ; Cam- 
bridge U., England, 1935 ; teaching fellow, U. of Calif., 
1925-28 ; head of econ. dept. 1928-40, dean of men 
1930-33, Judsou Coll., Rangoon ; prof, of econ., U. of 
Rangoon, 1936-40 ; assoc. prof, of econ., U. of Redlands, 
1940-42 ; econ. analyst, Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 
1942-44 ; dir. of intelligence. New Delhi, India, 1944- 
45, chief of section Sept.-Dec. 1945, Office of War 
Information ; app. country specialist, P-6, in the Dept. 
of State Nov. 28, 1945 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of 
class four and att. at Rangoon Aug. 25, 1947 ; cons, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 1, 1947 ; 2d sec. and cons, 
at Rangoon Oct. 31, 1947 ; at Karachi Apr. 7, 1949 ; 
class three and 1st sec. at Karachi in addition to duties 
as cons. May 29, 1949 ; married. 

Angelo, Homer G. — b. Alameda, Calif., June 8, 1916 ; 
U. of Calif., A.B. 1938, LL.B. 1941 ; Columbia U., 
LL.M. 1947 ; mem. of bars of Calif, and Nev. ; U.S. 
Army 1942-46, maj., overseas ser. ; atty. 1947-49 ; 
app. asst. on int. security affairs, P-5, in the Dept. of 
State May 2, 1949 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — 
UNP. 

Angers, Donald J. — b. New Iberia, La., Mar. 3, 1909 ; 
high sch. grad. ; Loyola U. 1937-42 ; U. of Pittsburgh 
1943-44 ; elk. and mechanic helper for mfr., oil Co., 
engineering co., and shipping co. 1927-37 ; elk. in bank 
1937-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, overseas ser. ; chief of 
branch, OMGUS, 1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class seven and assigned as resident officer, Field 
Operations Div., Office of Land Commr, for Bavaria, 
at Memmingen Oct. 16, 1949. — HICOG. 

Angotti, Joseph A. — b. Clarksburg, W. Va., July 2, 
1906 ; Washington Irving High Sch. ; Ohio State U. 
1924-25 ; bookkeeper 1925-29, head of section 1929-31, 
head of dept. 1931-43, accountant 1945-46, in banks ; 
U.S. Army 1943-45, overseas ser. ; chief of section, 
OMGUS, 1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
five and assigned as budget and fiscal officer, Office of 
Admin., at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; 
married. — HICOG. 

Anner, Conrad Wilhelm. — b. Berlin, Germany, Dec. 
20, 1889 ; naturalized 1919 ; Realschule, Saxony ; 
Konigliche Gewerbe Akademie, Saxony, architect 1909 ; 
draftsman 1910-19 ; architect for medical bd. in China 



1919-29, for medical center in Japan 1930, for busi- 
ness firm 1931-34 ; project planner, Dept. of Int., 
1934-35 ; chief of group. Resettlement Admin., 
1935-37 ; control engineer. Farm Security Admin., 
1937-38 ; principal architect, U.S. Housing Authority, 
1938-42 ; project planner. Public Housing Admin., 
1942-48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class four and 
assigned as supervisor of construction at Nanking May 
24, 1948 ; married. 

Anschuetz, Norbert Lee. — b. Leavenworth, Kans., May 
16, 1915 ; Kans. City High Sch. grad. ; U. of Kans., 
A.B. 1936 ; Harvard U., LL.B. 1939 ; mem. of bar of 
Mo. ; atty. 1939-41 ; U.S. Army 1941-46, It. col., over- 
seas ser. ; app. information liaison officer, P-5, in the 
Dept. of State Aug. 19, 1946 ; country specialist May 
30, 1948 ; for. affairs specialist, P-6, Apr. 17, 1949 ; 
GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949; married. — GTI. 

Anspach, Ernst. — b. Glogau, Germany, Feb. 4, 1913 ; 
naturalized 1943 ; Us. of Freiburg, Berlin, Munich, and 
Breslau, LL.B. 1935 ; New Sch. for Social Research, 
M.S. 1943 ; U. of Chicago 1943 ; lawyer, German 
Admin, of Justice, 1934-36 ; economist and statisti- 
cian for investment bankers 1936-43 ; U.S. Army 1943- 
46, 1st. It., overseas ser. ; chief of div., OMGUS, 1946- 
49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class two and as- 
signed as land gen. counsel, Legal Affairs Div., Office 
of Land Commr. for Hesse, at Wiesbaden Oct. 16, 
1949.— HICOG. 

Anthon, Carl G. — b. Wismar, Germany, May 19, 1911 ; 
naturalized 1931 ; U. of Chicago, B.A. 1938 ; Harvard 
U., M.A., Ph.D., 1938-43 ; teaching fellow, Harvard U., 
1941-43 ; instr., Hamilton Coll. 1943-44, Cornell U. 
1944-45 ; assoc. prof., Colby Coll., 1945-49 ; sr. his- 
torian, OMGUS, 1949 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class six and assigned as sociological analyst. Intelli- 
gence Div., Berlin Element, Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Appleton, John B. — b. Durham, England, Mar. 2, 
1891 ; naturalized 1929 ; English Public Sch. grad. ; 
U. of London, diploma 1914, B.S. 1922 ; Royal Air 
Force 1914-19 ; U. of Besancon, France, cert. 1921 ; 
U. of Chicago, M.S. 1924, Ph.D. 1925 ; Social Sci. Re- 
search Council fellow, England, 1931 ; Seeley Mudd 
Research fellow, China, 1935-36 ; prof, of geog., U. of 
111., 1925-29, Claremont Coll. 1929-38 ; visiting prof., 
U. of N.C., U. of B.C., U. of Mich., U. of Southern 
Calif. ; Coll. of Chinese Studies, Peiping ; dir. of project, 
Rockefeller Foundation, 1938-43 ; asst. chief of branch 
Far East Div., Office of Strategic Sers., 1943-45 ; 
transferred to the Dept. of State as geog. adviser, 
P-7, Oct. 1, 1945 ; intelligence planning specialist Apr. 
4, 1948 ; for. affairs officer Sept. 19, 1948 ; P-8 Oct. 
28, 1949 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949.— R. 

Appling, Hugh Guernsey. — b. Oakdale, Calif., Apr. 12, 
1921 ; Oakdale High Sch. grad. ; U. of Calif., A.B. 
1941 ; U. of N.C. 1943 ; Stanford U., M.A. 1947 ; teller 
in bank 1941-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, overseas ser. ; 
high-sch. teacher 1946 ; couns. for freshmen men, Stan- 
ford U., 1946-47 ; app. For. Ser. officer of class six, 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 12, 1947 ; 
to the Dept. Aug. 22, 1947 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Vienna 
Oct. 13, 1947 ; married. 



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Aradl, Zsolt. — b. Zombar, Hungary, Apr. 29, 1908; 
naturalized ; Kaposvar, Hungary, High Sch. grad. 
1926 ; U. of Budapest, final absolutorium 1920-31 ; 
journalist and editor 1929-33, for. editor 1933-41, 
managing editor and co-owner 1931-37, of newspapers 
and magazines in Budapest ; press oflicer, Hungarian 
Boy Scouts Assn., 1933-34 ; deputy chief of for. press 
and propaganda section for Int. Eucharistic Cong. 
1936-38 ; correspondent in Rome for papers 1938—41 ; 
press and cultural att., Hungarian consulate gen. In 
Milan, 1941-43 ; att., Hungarian leg. to Holy See In 
Rome, 1943-44 ; consultant with U.S. Army, Italy, 
Austria, and Germany, 1944-48 ; Hungarian del. to 
int. confs. 1931, 1930. 1937, 1938; author; app. radio 
script writer, CAF-11, in the Dept. of State. Jan. 17, 
1949; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949; married.— IBD. 

Arbuthnot, Sadie B. — b. Wetzlar, La., Feb. 19, 1913 ; 
business-sch. grad. ; Southeastern U., LL.B. 1941 ; mem. 
of bar of D.C. ; sec. for realty firm 1931-33 ; stenog., 
Veterans Admin., 1933 ; stenog. and sec, Agri. Adjust- 
ment Admin., 1933-35 ; sec. Works Progress Admin., 
1935-37; sec. to special atty. 1937-47, atty. 1948, 
Dept. of Justice ; trial atty.. Office of Chief of Counsel 
for War Crimes, Dept. of Army, 1947—48 ; trial atty., 
OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
seven and assigned as trial atty.. Office of Gen. Counsel, 
at Berlin Oct. 16, 1949 ; class six and trial atty. at 
Stuttgart Nov. 13, 1949. — HICOG. 

Arey, William Grlfan, Jr. — b. Shelby, N.C., Feb. 18, 
1918 ; U. of N.C., A.B. 1939 ; reporter for newspaper 
1939-41, publisher 1941-48 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, Ist 
It. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight and as- 
signed as asst. att. at Bogota Oct. 12, 1948 ; married. 

Armenta, Joseph Anthony. — b. Barranquilla, Colom- 
bia, Apr. 13, 1909 ; naturalized ; Mission High Sch. 
grad. ; St. Mary's Coll. 1928-29 ; U. of Calif. 1929-31 ; 
elk. in typewriter co. 1931-33 ; mgr. of theater 1933-35 ; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate at Cartagena June 17, 1935 ; 
at Medellin June 10, 1941 ; at Cartagena Oct. 30, 1941 ; 
at Medellin Dec. 13, 1941 ; v.c at Medellin Feb. 5, 1946 ; 
also admin, asst. at Medellin Feb. 10, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class twelve and v.c. at Medellin Nov. 
13, 1940 ; at Nassau Jan. 31, 1947 ; class eleven May 5, 
1947 ; class ten Oct. 5, 1947 ; v.c. and disbursing officer 
at Lima Apr. 23, 1948 ; class nine Apr. 3, 1949 ; 
class eight Nov. 13, 1949 ; married. 

Armijo, Patrick Henry. — b. Albuquerque, N. Hex., 
Mar. 17, 1902 ; Albuquerque High Sich. grad. ; business 
sch. ; U.S. Army 1919-21 ; accounting elk. 1922-26, 
chief elk. of accounting dept. 1926-31, sr. elk. of ac- 
counting dept. 1931, audit elk. 1932-34, asst. chief elk. 
1935-37, asst. agt. and accountant 1937-40, freight and 
passenger solicitor 1940-42, for importing co. ; app. 
elk. in Am. consulate at Cartagena Aug. 17, 1942 ; in 
Am. emb. at Quito Feb. 17, 1944 ; in Am. consulate at 
Windsor Mar. 26, 1945 (canceled) ; in Am. emb. at 
Bogota Nov. 9, 1945 ; v.c. and admin, asst. at Bogota 
Feb. 11, 1946; also disbursing officer at Bogota July 
18, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve and 
v.c. at Bogota Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; 
disbursing officer at Bogota In addition to duties as 
v.c. June 8, 1948 ; class nine Aug. 22, 1948 ; married. 



Armltage, John Austin. — b. Greeneville, Timui., Aug. 

4, 1919 ; Greeneville High Sch. grad. : U. of Tenn.. B.S. 
1940 ; Northwestern U., M.B.A. 1941 ; Columbia U. 
1946-47 ; U.S. Navy 1942-46, It., overseas ser. ; 
app. For. Ser. officer of class si.x, v.c. of career, and 
sec In the Diplo. Ser. May 15, 1947 ; to the Dept. Sept. 
2, 1947 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Praha Oct. 13, 1947 ; at 
Bern Jan. 4, 1950. 

Armstrong, Elizabeth Howard. — b. New York, N.Y. • 
Brearley Sch. grad.; Barnard Coll., B.A. 1920; U. of 
Zurich, 1927-28; Columbia U., Ph.D. 1937; clinic aide 
in hosp. 1922-24 ; research asst.. Office of the Co-ordina- 
tor of Inf. 1941-12, Office of Strategic Sers. 1942-43 ; 
app. divisional asst. at $3,200 in the Dept. of State 
Oct. 22, 1943; country specialist at $3,800 July 1, 
1944 ; asst. on int. org. Mar. 16, 1945 ; at $4,000 (P-5) 
Apr. 21, 1945 ; specialist on int. org. affairs, P-6, Apr. 
21, 1946 ; specialist on dependent area affairs Aug 11 

1946 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949.— UND. 

Armstrong, Emory Frere. — b. Toronto, Kans., July 23, 
1917; U. of Kans., A.B. 1938; Am. U. 1938-39; intern 
in Personnel Div., Rural Electrification Admin., 1938- 
39 ; personnel asst. 1939-40, chief of for. recruitment 
1940-41, chief of Classification and Wage Bu. 1941-42, 
The Panama Canal; U.S. Navy 1942-45, It., overseas 
ser. ; personnel officer, Veterans Admin., 1946-48 ; app. 
personnel officer, CAF-12, in the Dept. of State. Apr. 

5, 1948 ; For. Ser. Stafif officer of class three and per- 
sonnel officer at Frankfort on the Main Sept. 30, 
1949 ; chief of Placement Branch, Office of Admin ' 
Oct. 2, 1949. 

Armstrong, Frederic Sylvester, Jr. — b. Brockton, Mass., 
July 3, 1917; Phillips Acad, grad.; Harvard U.. A.B.' 
1939, grad. work 1939-40; U.S. Army 1941-45. capt., 
overseas ser. ; app. v.c. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and 
assigned to the Dept. Jan. 8, 1946; at Hamburg" Jan. 
21, 1946 : For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec in the Diplo. Ser. June 21, 1946 ; v.c at Hamburg 
July 15, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 
1940; to the Dept. June 13. 1947; to the For. Ser. 
Inst, for training in Russian June 1947 ; detailed to Co- 
lumbia U. for Russian language and area study Sept. 

1947 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Moscow May 11, 1948 ; class 
five and 2d sec. at Moscow in addition to duties as v.c. 
Apr. 21, 1949; married. 

Armstrong, Jane Phillips. — b. June 26, 1900 ; app. elk. 
in Am. emb. at Habana Doc. 1, 1933 : at Mombasa Aug. 
14, 1944 ; at Auckland Apr. 30, 1946 ; For. Ser. Stafif 
officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; elk. at Manila 
Dec 1, 1947 ; class eleven and biographic reporting 
asst. at Manila Nov. 14, 1948 ; class nine and bio- 
graphic asst. at Manila Jan. 22, 1950. 

Armstrong, Oscar Vance. — b. Hsuchowfu, China, of 
Am. parents, Apr. 19, 1918 ; Shanghai Am. Sch. grad • 
Davidson Coll., B.S. 1939 ; actuarial elk. with insur! 
CO. 1939-41 ; U.S. Army 1941-45, 1st It. ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. June 3, 1946; to the Dept. June 17, 1946; 
v.c. at Canton July 18, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
six Nov. 13, 1946; v.c at Peiping May 26, 1947; 
language officer at Peiping Mar. 15, 1948 ; class five 
Apr. 21, 1949 ; married. 



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Armstrong:, Richard N. — b. Grand Rapids, Mich., Feb. 
10, 1892 ; Syracuse U., LL.B. 1915 ; mem. of bar of 
N.Y. and Fed. court ; law elk. 1911-17 ; U.S. Army 
1917-19, 1st It., 1941-47 col. overseas ser. ; dist. mgr. 
of investment co. 1919-24, of mfg. co. 1925-29, 1930- 
36 ; sales mgr. for ice and fuel distributors 1929-30, 
1937-39 ; business mgr. for sch. 1939-41 ; investigator, 
OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
six and assigned as chief of branch, Travel Control 
Div., Office of Pol. Affairs, at Herford Oct. 16, 1949 ; 
class five and chief of branch at Herford Feb. 19, 1950 ; 
married. — HICOG. 

Armstrong, William Park, Jr. — b. Princeton, N.J., May 
31, 1907 ; Phillips Acad. grad. ; Princeton U., A.B. 1929 ; 
Investment banking 1929-42 ; with Bd. of Econ. War- 
fare 1942-43 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, maj. ; app. intelli- 
gence program adviser, Special Estimates Staff, Dept. of 
State, P-8, July 1, 1946; act. deputy to the special 
asst. for research and intelligence Dec. 17, 1946 ; deputy 
to the special asst. Dec. 29, 1946 ; act. special asst. 
Oct. 1, 1947 ; special asst., CAF-15, Jan. 21, 1948 ; 
GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — R. 

Armstrong, Willis C. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Apr. 2, 1912 ; 
Phillips Acad. grad. ; Swarthmore Coll., A.B., 1933 ; 
Columbia U., M.A. 1934, grad. work 1934-39 ; U. of 
Calif., summers 1936-37 ; teacher in prep. sch. 1934^39 ; 
translator in Am. emb. at Moscow 1939-41 ; chief of 
branch. Office of Lend-Lease Admin. 1941-43, For. 
Econ. Admin. 1943-45 ; dir. of Russian shipping area. 
War Shipping Admin., 1945-46 ; lecturer. Am. U. 
1945_46, For. Ser. Educational Foundation 1946- ; app. 
asst. adviser on state trading, P-7, in the Dept. of 
State Aug. 26, 1946 ; act. chief, Int. Resources Div., 
Sept. 16, 1949 ; Econ. Resources and Security Staff Oct. 
3, 1949 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949.— ER. 

Arnberg, Bertel. — b. Malmo, Sweden, Dec. 81, 1901 ; 
naturalized 1930 ; high sch. ; Malmo Hogre Allmanna 
Laroverk in Sweden 1917-21 ; Columbia U. 1930-32 ; 
journalist for Swedish newspaper 1923-26 ; salesman 
for health clubs 1926-42; field dir.. Am. Red Cross, 
1942-48; officer, OMGUS, 1948-49; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class seven and assigned as resident 
officer. Office of Land Commr. for Bavaria, at Munich 
Oct. 16 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Arndt, Edward John. — b. St. Paul, Minn., Oct. 15, 
1909 ; Concordia Theological Seminary, B.D. 1931 ; 
Wash. U., M.A. 1933 ; Columbia U. 1933-36 ; instr. in 
German, Wayne U., 1938-42 ; U.S. Navy 1942-46, It. 
comdr., overseas ser. ; editor, translator 1947, socio- 
logical analyst 1947-49, OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class four and assigned as sociological analyst. 
Reports and Analysis Div., Office of Intelligence, at 
Bad-Nauheim Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Arneson, R. Gordon. — b. Osnabrock, N. Dak., May 24, 
1916 ; N. Dak. State Coll., B.S. 1938 ; U. of Minnesota 
1938-40 ; asst. economist, Nat. Defense Advisory 
Commn., 1940-41 ; exec. asst. to dir.. Office of Produc- 
tion Management and War Production Bd., 1941-43 ; 
U.S. Army 1943-46, capt., overseas ser. ; sec. to in- 
terim comm. on atomic energy. War Dept., 1945-46 ; 
adviser, U.S. del. to United Nations Atomic Energy 
Commn., 1946-48 ; app. for. affairs officer, P-8, in the 



Dept .of State June 14, 1948; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949; 
married. — U. 

Arnold, Henry F. — b. Newark, N.J., Nov. 13, 1908; 
Irvington High Sch. grad. ; Rutgers U., Litt. B. 1929 ; 
Columbia U., M.A. 1932; N.Y.U., Ph.D. 1942; instr.. 
Bordentown Mil. Inst., 1929-30 ; assoc. prof., registrar, 
and public-relations officer, Upsala Coll., 1930-43 ; news 
editor and act. asst. div. chief. Office of War Infor- 
mation, 1943-45 ; public-affairs officer 1945-46 ; app. 
admin, officer in the For. Ser. and assigned at Hel- 
sinki July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of class 
four Nov. 13, 1946 ; public-affairs officer at Helsinki 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 1, 1947 ; 2d 
sec. at Helsinki Oct. 19, 1947 ; to the Dept. Jan. 9, 
1948 ; 2d sec. at Helsinki Mar. 31, 1948 ; married. 

Arnold, Julean, Jr. — b. Hankow, China, of Am. parents 
Oct. 8, 1914 ; Shanghai Am. Sch. grad. ; Pomona Coll., 
B.A. 1936 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy, A.M. 
1938 ; cml. agt., Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 1939-41 ; 
U.S. Army 1941-46, It. col. ; app. country specialist, 
P-4, in the Dept. of State May 3, 1946 ; P-5 Feb. 9, 
1947; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949; married. — CP. 

Arnold, Olga Moore (Mrs.) — app. information and edi- 
torial specialist, GS-11, in the Dept. of State Feb. 13, 
1950.— INP. 

Arnold, Robert C. — b. Bend, Oreg., Sept. 9, 1910; 
Columbia U. 1930-31 ; U. of Oreg. 1932-33 ; U. of 
Hamburg 1933; U. of Heidelberg 1933-34; with pri- 
vate COS. 1929-30, 1931-32, 1935-36 ; with U.S. Post 
Office, Bend, Oreg., 1934 ; with Public Works Admin. 
1936-37 ; with State reconstruction commn. 1937-40 ; 
app. elk. in the For. Ser. May 13, 1940 ; at Canberra 
June 8, 1940 ; v.c. at Sydney Nov. 3, 1944 ; at Chung- 
king Mar. 29, 1946 (canceled) ; at Canberra June 7, 
1946 (canceled) ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; class nine 
July 13, 1947 ; v.c. at The Hague Sept. 2, 1949 ; mar- 
ried. 

Arnot, Charles P. — b. Scribner, Nebr., Mar. 4, 1917 ; 
Midland Coll. 1934-36 ; news reporter, writer, bureau 
chief, correspondent, 1936—48 ; information specialist, 
OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
one and assigned as chief of branch, Information Sers. 
Div., Office of Public Affairs, at Bad-Nauheim Oct. 16, 
1949.— HICOG. 

Arouet, Jacques Stuart. — b. Milwaukee, Wis., Mar. 5, 
1903 ; Robert Coll., B.S. 1923 ; Yale U., M.A. 1942, 
grad. work 1942-43 ; special rep. for oil refining co. 
1923-33 ; mgr. of bank 1933-42 ; teacher, Yale U., 
1942-43 ; chief of unit, Dept. of State, 1943-46 ; exec, 
officer, Dept. of Army, 1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class four and assigned as intelligence officer. 
Operations Div., Office of Intelligence, at Bad-Nauheim 
Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Arriagada, Humberto. — b. Santiago de Chile, Oct. 12, 
1917 ; naturalized 1948 ; high sch., Chile, grad ; U. 
of Chile 1934-38; Bethany Coll. (W. Va.) 1938-39; 
Wittenberg Coll. 1939-40 ; Am. U. 1940-41 ; U. of Calif. 
1941- ; short-wave translator 1941-42 ; translator and 
editor 1942, rep. to broadcasting cos. 1944-45, Office 
of Coordinator of Inter- Am. Affairs : U.S. Army 



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1943 ; announcer, news editor and script writer for 
broadcasting co. 1946-4S ; with Dopt. of State on con- 
tract basis Oct.-Dec. 1948 ; app. radio script writer, 
CAF-11, in the Dept. of State Dec. 22, 1948; GS-11 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — IBD. 

Arthur, Theodore Soverhill. — b. Janesville, Wis., Mar. 
2, 1920 ; Miami U., B.A. 1942 ; Sch. of Advanced Int. 
Studies, M.A. 1947 ; U.S. Army 1943-45, overseas ser. ; 
app. research analyst, P-2, in the Dept. of State Jan. 
27, 1947 ; P-3 Dec. 28, 1947 ; For Ser. Reserve officer 
of class five assigned as asst. cons. att. at Strasbourg 
Oct. 20, 1948 ; married. 

Asbjornson, Mildred J. — b. Ivanhoe, Minn. ; high- 
sch. grad. ; U. of Minn. 1927-28 ; stenog. 1929-30 ; 
app. elk. at $1,440 in the Dept. of State Oct. 14, 1931 ; 
at $1,620 Aug. 1, 1934; at $1,800 June 1, 1936; at 
$2,000 Feb. 3, 1938 ; at $2,100 Apr. 16, 1939 ; at $2,300 
June 3, 1940 ; at $2,400 Jan. 1, 1942 ; at $2,500 July 
1, 1943 ; admin, and secretarial asst. at $2,900 Nov. 
1, 1944 ; at $3,310 July 1, 1945 ; CAF-8 Nov. 4, 1945 ; 
sec, CAF-9, Apr. 20, 1947 ; admin, officer, CAF-11, May 
30, 1948 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— S. 

Asher, Robert E. — b. CTiicago, 111., Oct. 18, 1910 ; U. 
High Sch. grad. ; U. of Berlin 1930-31 ; U. of Chicago, 
Ph.B. 1932, M.A. 1934 ; chief of section, War Produc- 
tion Bd., 1942-43 ; special asst. on N. African Econ. 
Bd., Lend-Lease Admin. 1943-44 ; deputy chief of 
liberated areas branch. For. Econ. Admin., 1944 ; spe- 
cial asst. in Europe 1944-45, dir. of Div. of Procedural 
Coordination 1945-46, United Nations Relief and Re- 
habilitation Admin. ; app. special asst. to chief of 
mission for. econ. affairs in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and 
assigned at London Oct. 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class one Nov. 13, 1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of 
class three Feb. 9, 1947 ; att., U.S. del. to Econ. Commn. 
for Europe, Geneva, Aug. 29, 1947 ; class two June 26, 

1949 ; resident chief of U.S. del. to Econ. Commn. for 
Europe, Geneva, in addition to duties as att. Jan. 24, 

1950 ; married. 

Ashford, Howard John, Jr. — b. Lockport, N.Y., Apr. 
8, 1923 ; Am. Biarritz U., France, 1945 ; Washington 
and Jefferson Coll., A. B. 1946 ; U. of Minn., grad. 
work and pol. sci. asst. 1946-47 ; U.S. Army 1943-45, 
overseas ser. ; asst. to office mgr. of food products co. 
1947-48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class fourteen 
and assigned to the Dept. Mar. 3, 1948 ; at Dhahran 
Mar. 16, 1948 ; class eleven and v.c. at Dhahran Feb. 
5, 1949; at BerUn Aug. 31, 1949; class nine Feb. 5, 
1950.— HICOG. 

Ashworth, Ray. — b. Anthony, Kans., Jan. 14, 1905 ; 
high sch. ; Friends U. ; capt. of police and act. chief 
of city police dei't. 1928-37; assoc. dir., traffic inst.. 
Northwestern U., and safety div. of police assn. 1937- 
39 ; chief of city police depts. 1939-42 ; U.S. Army 
1942-46, It. col., overseas ser. ; chief of div.. Veterans' 
Admin., 1946-47 ; chief of branch, OMGUS, 1947-49 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class two and assigned 
as chief of public safety branch, Berlin Element Oct. 
16, 1949; married.— HICOG. 

Askew, Laurin Bryan. — b. Clarksville, Tenn., June 26, 
1922 ; studied under tutor in Luxembourg 1934-35 ; 



Ath6n6e Royal de Malmgdy 1935-37 ; Washington Hall 
1937-38, Brussels ; Clarksville High Sch. grad. ; Nat. 
U. of Mexico 1940 ; Georgetown U., B.S. 1947 ; page 
In public library 1939-40 ; attendant. Library of Cong., 
1941—42 ; business analyst, Dept. of Com., 1942—43, 
1946-48; U.S. Navy 1943-40, It (jg), overseas ser.; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten and assigned to 
the Dept. Feb. 17, 1948 ; asst. att. at Lima Mar. 8, 1948 ; 
class nine Apr. 3, 1949 ; married. 

Aspy, Richard Edmund. — b. Muncie, Ind., June 26, 
1919 ; high-sch. grad. ; U. of Calif., A.B. 1942 ; U.S. 
Army 1942-46, overseas ser. ; app. v.c. in the For. Ser. 
and assigned at Stuttgart Mar. 5, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 194G ; class eleven 
May 5, 1947 ; to the Dept. Aug. 23, 1948 ; v.c. at Mexico 
City Apr, 26, 1949. 

Astill, William — b. Providence, R.I., Aug. 11, 1920 ; 
Harvard U., B.A. 1949 ; asst. to dept. head in optical 
firm 1938-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, overseas ser. ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class eleven and assigned as 
public affairs asst. at Kabul Oct. 3, 1949 ; asst. att. 
at Kabul Nov. 14, 1949. 

Atherton, Alfred Leroy, Jr. — b. Pittsburgh, Pa., Nov. 
22, 1921 ; high-sch. and prep. sch. grad. ; Harvard U., 
B.S. 1943, M.A. 1947 ; U.S. Army 1943-45, 1st It., over- 
seas ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 10, 1947 ; to 
the Dept. June 30, 1947 ; v.c. at Stuttgart Aug. 13, 
1947 ; pol. reports officer. For. Pol. Div., Office of Pol. 
Affairs, at Bonn Dec. 11, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Atkins, George R. — b. Poultney, Vt., Feb. 6, 1905 ; 
Northeastern U., B.S. 1928 ; engineer, branch mgr., 
and for. rep. with mfg. co. 1929-47 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class eleven and assigned as bldg. supt. 
at Moscow June 14, 1948 ; married. 

Atkinson, George Mercer. — b. Perth Amboy, N.J., 
June 12, 1923 ; Peddle Sch. grad. ; McGill U., Montreal, 
summer 1944 ; Princeton U., B.A. 1945 ; U.S. Army 
1942-43, overseas ser. ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. and 
assigned to the Dept. June 4, 1945 ; at Beirut July 
18, 1945 ; at Accra May 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class fourteen Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven and v.c. 
at Accra Nov. 2, 1947 ; at Cairo Feb. 2, 1948 ; class ten 
May 1, 1949. 

Atkinson, Kenneth Biddle. — b. Montclair, N.J., Jan. 
2, 1907 ; William Penn Charter Sch. grad. ; Princeton 
U., B.S. 1928 ; research engineer with heating and 
ventilating corp. 1928-31 ; personnel mgr. with corp. 
1931-34 ; asst. State dir. of personnel with relief ad- 
min. 1934-35 ; chief of employment and training bur.. 
The Panama Canal, Canal Zone, 1936-41 ; chief of 
section. Office for Emergency Management, 1941-42 ; 
chief of branch. Army Air Forces, 1942-45 ; prof. Am. 
U., 1942- ; consultant to insular govt, and visiting prof.. 
U. of Puerto Rico, 1946-47 ; asst. dir. of personnel, 
Dept. of Com., 1945-48 ; app. chief of branch, Div. of 
For. Ser. Personnel, CAF-13, in the Dept. of State, Feb. 
4, 1948 ; asst. chief, Div. of For. Ser. Personnel, CAF- 
14, May 29, 1949 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— FP. 

Atlas, Louis. — b. Erie, Pa., June 22, 1903 ; Hutchin- 
son Central High Sch. ; Sorbonne 1920-27 ; reporter, 



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columnist, for. correspondent, and editor for news- 
papers 1924-37 ; news editor. Office of War Informa- 
tion, 1942-45 ; transferred to the Dept. of State (field) 
as news editor, CAP-12, Aug. 31, 1945, to the Dept. 
Mar. 5, 1946; editor. War Dept., 1946-48; app. Far 
Eastern editor, CAF-13, in the Dept. of State, Dec. 27, 
1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949.— INP. 

Atterberry, Phil R.— b. Atlanta, Mo., Feb. 20, 1908 ; 
high-sch. and business-sch. grad. ; George Washington 
U., B.A. 1943 ; app. cIIj. at $1,320 in the Dept. of State 
Jan. 3, 1927 ; at $1,380 Nov. 1, 1927 ; at $1,500 July 
1, 1928 ; at $1,620 Aug. 1, 1928 ; at $1,740 July 1, 
1930 ; at $1,800 Oct. 1, 1930 ; at $1,860 Aug. 1, 1936 ; 
at $1,920 Apr. 16, 1939 ; at $2,000 Oct. 1, 1940 ; di- 
visional asst. at $2,600 Dec. 16, 1941 ; at $3,200 July 
16, 1942 ; at $3,300 Apr. 1, 1944 ; at $3,800 (P-4) May 
16, 1944; int. economist, P-5, Feb. 20, 1948; GS-12 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — ED. 

Atwood, Rollin Salisbury. — b. Chicago, 111., June 19, 
1903; Cambridge (Mass.) High Sch. grad.; U. of Chi- 
cago, B.S. 1924; Clark U., M.S. 1925, Ph.D. 1928; U. 
of Manchester, England, 1926-27 ; teacher of geog. in 
high sch. 1925-26 ; prof, of geog., Bueknell U., summers 
1926, 1929 ; asst. prof. 1928-29, assoc. prof. 1929-35, 
and prof. 1935-42, of econ. geog., U. of Fla. ; dir. of the 
Inst, of Inter-Am. Affairs 1930-42, chm. of the social 
sci. div. of the Gen. Coll. 1935-40, and chm. of the 
div. of geog. and geology 1941-42, U. of Fla. ; prof, 
of geog. and geology, U. of Iowa, summer 1940 ; app. 
jr. econ. analyst in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned 
at Quito Feb. 25, 1942 ; sr. econ. analyst at Quito 
Apr. 8, 1943; pol. economist at $5,600 (P-6) in the 
Dept. of State July 7, 1944 ; divisional asst. Mar. 26, 
1945 ; act. asst. chief, Div. of Int. and Functional In- 
telligence, Jan. 1-Nov. 7, 1946 : asst. chief, Div. of River 
Plate Affairs, P-7, Aug. 24, 1947 ; officer in charge of 
River Plate affairs Oct. 3, 1949 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
married. — EC. 

Auberjonois, Fernand. — b. Lausanne, Switzerland, 
Sept. 25, 1910 ; naturalized ; high sch. in Lausanne ; 
D. of Lausanne, grad. 1933 ; correspondent for news 
agency in U.S. 1934-37 ; chief of French section for 
broadcasting co. 1937-42, 1947-48 ; U.S. Army 1942- 
45, overseas ser. ; chief of displaced persons section in 
Germany; publishing dir. for int. magazine co., Paris, 
1946-47 ; with Dept. of State on contract basis 1946, 
1948; app. editor in chief (French), CAP-13, in the 
Dept. of State Nov. 8, 1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; mar- 
ried. — IBD. 

Auchincloss, John Winthrop. — b. New York, N.Y., 
Mar. 24, 1912 ; Groton Sch. grad. ; Yale U., B.A. 1934, 
LL.B. 1937 ; mem. of bar of N.Y. ; associate in law firm 
1937-41 ; app. asst. to the legal adviser at $3,200 in 
the Dept. of State June 18, 1941 ; divisional asst. at 
$3,800 Dec. 16, 1941 ; at $4,600 Sept. 16, 1942 ; fur- 
lough for mil. ser. (U.S. Army, capt., overseas ser.) 
Nov. 23, 1943-Nov. 25, 1946; at $4,800 (P-5) Apr. 1, 
1945 ; professional asst. Nov. 25, 1946 ; for. affairs 
specialist, P-6, Aug. 8, 1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
married. — GPA. 

Ausland, John Campbell, — b. La Crosse, Wis., July 14, 
1920 ; Laval U., Canada, summer 1946 ; Princeton U., 



A.B. 1947, grad. work 1947-49; U.S. Army 1942-45, 
capt., overseas ser. ; radio announcer 1939-42 ; asst. 
instr., Princeton U., 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. offi- 
cer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. July 9, 1949 ; to the Dept. July 15, 1949 ; v.c. at 
Frankfort on the Main Oct. 3, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Austin, Alvin P. — b. Dumfries, Va., Feb. 11, 1916 ; 
Occoquan High Sch. grad. ; teletype operator 1934-44, 
supervisor 1945-48, cml. rep. 1948-49, telegraph cos. ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight and assigned 
as communications supervisor at Taipei Aug. 18, i949 ; 
married. 

Austin, Warren Robinson. — b. Highgate, Vt., Nov. 12, 
1877; U. of Vt., Ph.B. 1899; LL.D. (honoraiy), U. of 
Vt. 1932, Columbia U. 1944, Norwich U. 1944, Dart- 
mouth Coll. 1946, U. of State of N.Y. 1946, Boston U. 
1947, Bates Coll. 1947, Princeton U. 1947, Lafayette 
Coll. 1947, Am. U. 1948; U. of Vt., D.C.L. (honorary) 
1947 ; mem. of bar of Vt. ; law practice 1902-31 ; mem. 
of U.S. Senate 1931-46 ; mem.. Military Affairs Comm., 
Comm. on For. Relations, Special Comm. on Atomic 
Energy, Special Comm. Post-War Econ. Policy and 
Planning ; mem., U.S. del., Inter-Am. Conf. on Problems 
of War and Peace, Mexico City, 1945 ; app. special amb. 
of President June 5, 1946 ; chm., U.S. del., 2d part 1st 
sess. UN-GA, New York, 1946 ; U.S. del. Inter-Am. 
Conf. for Maintenance of Continental Peace and Secu- 
rity, Brazil, 1947 ; rep. of U.S. at seat of United Nations 
with rank of A.E. and P. Jan. 14, 1947 ; chin., U.S. del., 
1st special sess. UN-GA, New York, 1947 ; U.S. del. 
2d sess. UN-GA, New York, 1947 ; U.S. rep. UN-AEC, 
Jan. 22, 1947 ; U.S. rep., UN-CCA, Mar. 6, 1947 ; U.S. 
rep., UN Interim Comm. of the GA, Jan. 3, 1948 : chm., 
U.S. del., 2d special sess. UN-GA, New York, 1948 ; 
U.S. del., 3d sess. UN-GA, Paris. 1948; chm., 2d part 
of 3d sess. UN-GA, New York, 1949 ; U.S. del., 4th sess., 
UN-GA, New York, 1949; married. — USUN. 

Avent, Margaret M. (Mrs.) — b. Oct. 19, 1912 ; app. 
elk. in the For. Ser. and assigned to the Dept. June 
18, 1945 ; elk. at Tehran Aug. 17, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class fourteen Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven 
and admin, asst. at Tehran May 16, 1948 ; at Tangier 
May 25, 1948 ; class ten and disbursing officer at 
Tangier July 24, 1949. 

Await, Frederick Harland. — b. San Luis Obispo, Calif., 

June 4, 1910 ; San Luis Obispo High Sch. grad. ; 
Dartmouth Coll., A.B. 1933; Sch. of Oriental Studies, 
Am. U., Cairo, 1933-35 ; intern, asst. business spe- 
cialist, and business specialist, Bu. of For. and Dom. 
Com., 1937-42 ; app. divisional asst. at $3,800 in the 
Dept. of State Feb. 20, 1942 ; jr. econ. analyst in the 
For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Lima Oct. 5, 1942 ; 
econ. analyst at Jidda June 9, 1944 ; tech. mem.. Spe- 
cial Diplo. Mission to the Yemen, 1946 ; v.c. and econ. 
analyst at Tehran Apr. 20, 1946 (canceled) ; country 
specialist, P-6. in the Dept. of State Nov. 13. 1946; 
GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — ANE. 

Axelrod, Philip. — b. New York, N.Y., Aug. 28, 1918; 
De Witt Clinton High Sch. grad. ; Coll. of City of N.Y., 
B.A. 1938 ; Columbia U., M.A. 1939. 1939-40 ; child 
guidance worker 1936-39 ; psychologist and statisti- 
cian 1939 ; elk. for corp. couns. 1939-40 ; vocational 



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counselor for private agency 1940-41, for D. of Del. 
1946-48 ; U.S. Army 1941-46. capt. ; app. For. Ser. 
officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Feb. 12, 1948 ; to the Dept. Mar. 10, 1948 ; v.c. at 
Marseille May 13, 1948 ; married. 

Alton, Matilda Fannie. — b. Salt Lake City, Utah ; 
Middlebury Coll., A.B. 1923 ; grad. woric. Am. U., 
1928-29 ; app. editorial asst. at $1,500 in the Dept. 
of State Apr. 1, 1926 ; at $1,080 July 1, 1927 ; at 
$1,800 July 1. 1928 ; at $2,000 Aug. 1. 1928 ; at $2,200 
July 1, 1930 ; at $2,300 Nov. 11, 1931 ; at $2,400 Apr. 
1, 1938; at $2,600 Mar. 1, 1939; at $2,700 Oct. 1, 
1941 ; editor and asst. chief of research section, Div. 
of Research and Publication, at $3,200 (P-3) Mar. 1. 
1942; at $3,300 Oct. 1. 1943; divisional asst. Apr. 1, 

1944 ; research asst. Oct. 1, 1944 ; at $3,750 July 1, 

1945 ; P-4 Mar. 14, 1946 ; head, European section, Div. 
of Hist. Policy Research, P-5, May 4, 1947 ; GS-12 
Oct. 30, 1949.— RE. 

Aycocli, Leroy C. — b. Stephenville, Tex., Dec. 14, 
1916 ; Stephenville High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; 
private study in Peru ; with Tex. highway dept. 1938- 
40 ; cllc. for congressman 1941 ; app. cllc. in the For. 
Ser. and assigned at Lima July 29, 1941 ; resigned 
Dec. 1943 ; U.S. Army 1944-46 ; app. clli. at Guaymas 
Oct. 15, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class fourteen 
Nov. 13, 1946 : class twelve and cons. asst. at Guaymas 
Feb. 23, 1947 ; cons. asst. at Port-of-Spain Dec. 2, 
1947 ; class eleven Nov. 28, 1948 ; v.c. at Buenaventura 
Sept. 2, 1949. 

Aye, Thomas Lee. — b. Kelly, Pa., Aug. 22, 1911 ; Har- 
Braclj High Sch. (Braclienridge, Pa.) grad. ; Wash- 
ington and Jefferson U., B.S. 1932 ; chief engineer, 
radio station 1940—44 ; radio engineer. Office of War 
Information, 1944^5 ; transferred to the Dept. of 
State as radio engineer, P-4, Aug. 31, 1945 ; P-5 July 
28, 1946 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— IBD. 

Aylward, Robert Allen. — b. Beverly, Mass., Apr. 27, 
1916 ; Beverly High Sch. grad, ; Dartmouth Coll., A.B. 

1946 ; George Washington U., Feb.-Oct. 1946 ; super- 
visor, dept. store, 1937-39 ; mgr. photo studio Feb.- 
Aug. 1939 ; salesman 1939-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, Ist 
It., overseas ser. ; research analyst, War Dept., 1946- 
47 ; app. For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 28, 1947 ; to the Dept. 
Sept. 15, 1947 ; detailed to Cornell U. for Chinese lan- 
guage and area study Sept. 1947-June 1948, Yale U. 
June 1948 ; language officer at Peiping July 1, 1948 ; 
married. 

Baber, Powhatan Miller. — b. Clarksburg, W. Va., Feb. 
19, 1917 ; Morgantown High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; 
W. Va. U., A.B. 1939 ; sec. to gen. mgr. of hotel 
1940—11 ; elk., U.S. Maritime Commn., 1941 ; app. elk. 
in the For. Ser. and assigned to the Dept. Jan. 15, 
1942 ; at Ankara Feb. 3, 1942 ; furlough for miL ser. 
(U.S. Army) Jan. 25, 1945-Feb. 25, 1946; v.c. at 
Montreal Feb. 25, 1946 ; at Istanbul Mar. 19, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
class eleven May 5. 1947 : class ten Sept. 21. 1947 ; 
v.c. at Madras May 5, 1948 ; class nine June 12, 1949 ; 
married. 



Bablon, Jacques. — b. I'aris, France, Mar. 3, 1909 ; 
naturalized 1943 ; elementary schs. in Paris and Fon- 
tainebleau ; baccalaureate (Lyc6e, Paris) 1927 ; free- 
lance writer 1928-31 ; pvt. business 1928-31 ; with 
U.S. agency of French magazine and in radio produc- 
tion 1932-35 ; with importing co. 1933-42 ; short-wave 
writer and announcer for broadcasting co. ; U.S. Army 
1942—13 ; writer and announcer 1944—48 ; with Dept. 
of State on contract basis 1948; app. radio script 
writer, CAF-11, in the Dept. of State Oct. 12, 1948 ; 
GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— IBD. 

Bach, Morton. — b. New York, N.Y., Nov. 25, 1904; 
Mount Vernon High Sch. grad. ; N.Y.U. 1927-28 ; U.S. 
Army 1942-43, overseas ser. ; trader, foreign exchange 
arbitrageur, banking and brokerage firms. 1927-41 ; unit 
head. For. Funds Control Div.. Treas. Dept., 1941- 
44 ; app. sr. econ. analyst in the For. Ser. Auxiliary 
and assigned at Bern Nov. 28, 1944 ; For. Ser. Staff offi- 
cer of class four Nov. 13. 1946 ; att. at Bern Dec. 10. 
1947 ; class three Jan. 23, 1949 ; att. at Seoul June 
2, 1949. 

Bachmann, Ernest Theodore. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., 
Oct. 13, 1911; Haverford Coll.. A.B. 1933; Harvard 
U., M.A. 1934 ; Lutheran Seminary. B.D., S.T.M. 1937 ; 
U. of Chicago. Ph.D. 1946 ; asst. minister in church, 
1938-40 ; act. minister 1940-42 ; prof, of church hist., 
Chicago Lutheran Seminary, 1942-48 ; liaison rep. for 
church council in Germany 1946-47 ; deputy chief of 
branch, OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class two and assigned as deputy chief of religious 
affairs branch, Office of Public Affairs, at Bad-Nauheim 
Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Bachmann, Lawrence P. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Dec. 12, 
1911; U. of S. Calif., A.B. 1932; film editor 1932-33, 
screen writer, exec. asst. 1933-42, 1946 ; U.S. Army 
1942-45, capt., overseas ser. ; free-lance writer 1946- 
48 ; film specialist, OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class five and assigned as motion picture 
production specialist. Office of Public Affairs, at Bad- 
Nauheim Oct. 16, 1949 ; class four Jan. 22, 1950 ; mar- 
riod.- HICOG. 

Backe, Sverre Moystad. — b. Vestre Aker. Norway. Mar. 
6, 1908; naturalized 1935; Tromso (Norway) High 
Sch. grad. ; Tromso Coll. 1923-24 ; Gibostad (Norway) 
Coll. 1925-27 ; sheep rancher 1929-34 ; owner and 
mgr. of hardware store 1935-36 ; foreman in gold 
mine, 1936-38 ; app. v.c. and admin, asst. in the 
For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Berlin Jan. 17, 
1946 (canceled) ; at Munich July 1. 1946; For. Ser. 
Reserve officer of class six and v.c. at Munich Nov. 13, 
1946; For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine and v.c. at 
Munich May 30, 1948 ; class eight Apr. 3, 1949 ; class 
six Dec. 25, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

BacKUs, Howard Paul. — b. Cedar Falls, Iowa, Mar. 7, 
1904; Grinnell Coll., A.B. 1920; U. of Washington, 
M.A. 1937 ; Ohio State U.. Ph.D. 1943 ; public sch. adm. 
1926-38 ; instr. in education, U. of Oreg., 1938-40 ; re- 
search asst., Instr. in education, and resident dir. of 
Int. House, Ohio State U., 1941-43 ; curriculum con- 
sultant, Emory U., summer 1943 ; instr. in curriculum, 
U. of Calif., summer 1946 ; chief of training section 



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and training coordinator, War Dept. 1943-47 ; educa- 
tional coordinator, Amer. Mission for Aid to Greece, 
1947_48 ; app. chief of specialist section, Div. of Ex- 
change of Persons, P-6, in the Dept. of State Sept. 23, 
1948 ; chief of training programs section Jan. 9, 1949 ; 
chief of Fulbright programs branch, P-7, Apr. 17, 1949 ; 
GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — lEP. 

Bacon, Leonard Lee. — b. Webster, N.Y., May 17, 1907 ; 
Bast High Sch. (Rochester) grad. ; Yale U., A.B. 1928 ; 
Harvard U., LL.B. 1931 ; U. of Poitiers, France, sum- 
mer 1925 ; Intelligence Sch. of Brit. Army 1943 ; mem. 
of bar of N.Y. ; assoc. in law firm 1931-89 ; dir. of 
civic assns. 1935-42 ; dir. and trustee of charitable 
societies 1938- ; law practice 1940-42 ; dir. of Roches- 
ter planning and housing council 1941-42 ; U.S. Army 
1942-45, overseas ser. ; app. econ. analyst in the For. 
Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Zurich Oct. 18, 1945 
(to proceed after temp, detail) ; at Bern, temp., Jan. 
10, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight Nov. 13, 
1946 ; class seven and v.c. at Ziirich May 5, 1947 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class four, cons, of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. June 10, 1947 ; cons, at Zurich 
June 28, 1947 ; at Hankow July 8, 1947 ; 2d sec. and 
cons, at Nanking Mar. 15, 1948 ; married. 

Bacon, Robert. — b. Boston, Mass., Aug. 6, 1919 ; 
Harvard U., A.B. 1947 ; U.S. Army 1942-47, capt., 
overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine 
and assigned to the Dept. Oct. 20, 1947 ; v.c. at Paris 
Oct. 4, 1948. 

Bacon, Ruth Elizabeth. — b. Wooster, Ohio ; Medford 
(Mass.) High Sch. ; Radcliffe Coll., A.B. 1928, Ph.D. 
1931 ; Cambridge U., England, 1928-29 ; Carnegie 
fellow in int. law 1928-29 ; U! of Mich., summer 1932 ; 
instr., Wellesley Coll., 1981-32 ; research asst., Bu. of 
Int. Research of Harvard and Radcliffe, and asst. to 
int. lawyer and judge, 1933-39 ; app. divisional asst. 
at $3,200 in the Dept. of State Feb. 1, 1939 ; at $3,800 
May 16, 1940; at $5,600 (P-6) June 16, 1942; ad- 
viser. Office of Far Eastern Affairs, Sept. 1, 1944 ; act. 
exec, officer, Office of Far Eastern Affairs, Nov. 8, 
1945-Feb. 14, 1946 ; special asst. to the dir.. P-7, 
Oct. 20, 1946; United Nations adviser, Bu. of Far 
Eastern Affairs, Oct. 8, 1949 ; GS-14, Oct. 30, 1949. — 
FB. 

Bady, Jack H. — b. Groveton, Tex., Jan. 28, 1926 ; 
U. of Tex., B.A. 1946 ; Western Reserve U. 1947-48 ; 
U.S. Navy 1944-46, ens. ; chemist 1946-47 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class fourteen and assigned to the 
Dept. Feb. 29, 1948 ; elk. at Jidda Mar. 11, 1948 ; class 
twelve Feb. 6, 1949 ; elk. at Frankfort on the Main 
Sept. 29, 1949 ; class eleven and v.c. at Frankfort on 
the Main Oct. 1. 1949 ; v.c. at Vienna Dec. 20, 1949. 

Bahn, Eugene Hamilton. — b. Cape Girardeau, Mo., 
Nov. 23, 1906 ; U. of Wis., B.A. and M.A. 1930, Ph.D. 

1935 ; Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria ; asst., U. of Wis., 
1930-32 ; instr., U. of Iowa 1932-34, Colgate U. 1934- 
37 ; visiting lecturer, Milwaukee State Coll., summer 

1936 ; asst. prof., Ohio State U., 1937-43 ; announcer 
for radio station 1943 ; program dir. and historian for 
Am. Red Cross 1943-46 ; chief of section, OMGUS, 
1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class five and 



assigned as educational adviser. Public Affairs Div., 
Office of Land Commr. for Hesse, at Wiesbaden Oct. 
16, 1949; married. — HICOG. 

Bailey, Edwin Tomlin. — b. Tuckahoe, N.J., May 23, 
1907 ; Hasbrouck Heights High Sch. grad. ; Columbia 
U., B.S. 1928, M.A. 1932 ; Cesare Alfieri, Florence, 
Italy, diploma 1935 ; elk. 1929-31 ; instr., Monmouth 
Jr. Coll., 1983-34 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 1, 1935 ; v.c. at 
Southampton Oct. 3, 1935 ; For. Ser. Sch. Dec. 5, 1986 ; 
v.c. at Warsaw Apr. 7, 1937 ; v.c. and 8d sec. at 
Kaunas Oct. 21, 1939 ; For. Ser. officer at Prague July 
25, 1940 ; 3d sec. at Berlin Oct. 7, 1940-Dec. 11, 
1941 ; class eight May 1, 1941 ; to the Dept. June 19, 
1942 ; class seven July 16, 1948 ; asst. to Dept. of State 
rep., jt. State and War Dept. mission to liberated 
prisoner-of-war and concentration camps in Europe, 
1945 ; asst. chief. Special War Problems Div., May 1, 
1945 ; class five May 16, 1945 ; cons, and cons, at 
Munich July 5, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class four 
Nov. 18, 1946 ; class three May 15, 1947 ; class two 
Apr. 21, 1949 ; married. 

Bailey, Eldon Leon. — b. Somerset, Pa., May 28, 1901 ; 
Eastern High Sch. (D.C.) grad. ; Nat. U., LL.B. 1927 ; 
U.S. Navy 1917-19 ; elk., examiner, adjudicator, asst. 
administrator, dir. of ser., exec, officer 1919—42, exec. 
asst. to administrator 1945-46, Veterans' Admin. ; 
U.S. Army 1942—45, col., overseas ser. ; app. att. in 
the For. Ser. and assigned at London Sept. 19, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. Reserve officer of class two Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
also att. at Stockholm Nov. 5, 1947 ; att. at London 
June 7, 1948 ; married. 

Bailey, Helen May — b. Heber, Utah, Aug. 30, 1907 ; 
Parkdale (Oreg.) High Sch. grad.; business-sch. grad. ; 
U. of Southern Calif., A.B. 1934, 1940-41 ; elk.. War 
Dept. 1927-28, Immigration and Naturalization Ser. 
1928-32, 1934-38, U.S. Customs Ser. 1938-40; elk. in 
Am. Emb. at Mexico City 1942-45 ; app. tech. asst., 
CAF-5, in the Dept. of State Feb. 3, 1945 ; CAF-6 
Dec. 5, 1945; divisional- asst., P-2, Mar. 9, 1947; For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class eleven and v.c. at Naples 
May 8, 1947 ; class ten Mar. 7, 1948 ; class eight July 
10, 1949. 

Bailey, John A. — b. Berwind, W.Va., Apr. 6, 1913; 
Big Creek District High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; 
Am. U. 1988-40 ; clk-stenog., Works Projects Admin., 
1935-41 ; sr. elk., Office of Price Admin., 1941 ; admin, 
officer. Office of Inter-Am. Affairs, 1941-48 ; U.S. Army 
1943-46, 1st It. : transferred to the Dept. of State as 
admin, officer, CAF-9, July 1, 1946 ; CAP-11 Mar. 7, 
1948 ; asst. exec, officer, CAF-12, Apr. 3, 1949 ; GS-12 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — OFD. 

Bailey, John William, Jr. — b. Bonham, Tex., Apr. 20, 
1894 ; Austin High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; 
U. of Tex., 1916-17, 1919-20 ; U. of Besancon, France, 
1919 ; transportation agt. for oil co., Mexico, 1918-14 ; 
postal elk. 1915 ; sec. to prof., Tex. Agri. and Mech. 
Coll., 1915-16; U.S. Array 1917-19, 2d It., overseas 
ser. ; canteen sec. overseas 1920-21 ; ranching and 
real-estate business, Mexico, 1921-24 ; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate at Geneva Mar. 1924 ; v.c. at Geneva Oct. 17, 
1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 



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v.c. at Geneva Aug. 3, 1925 ; at Lausanne, temp., Oct. 
5, 1925 ; at Geneva Oct. 19, 1925 ; at Loanda Mar. 11, 
1926 ; at I'rague Jan. 24, 1929 ; class eight, cons., 
and cons, at Prague Dec. 19, 1929 ; class seven July 
1, 1931 ; cons, at Rosario Feb. 3, 1932 ; at Buenos Aires 
Dec. 16, 1932 ; to the Dept. Jan. 15, 1935 ; asst. chief, 
Div. of For. Sen. Personnel, at $6,500, Apr. 1, 1935 ; 
at $7,000 June 1, 1939 ; at $7,250 Jan. 1, 1942 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class three, sec. in the Diplo. Ser., and 
cons, gen., and assigned to the Dept. Oct. 1, 1943 ; 
cons. gen. and 1st sec. at Santiago Nov. 8, 1943 ; class 
two Aug. 13, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class two 
Nov. 13, 1940 ; cons. gen. at Genoa June 3, 1947 ; 
1st sec. and cons. gen. at London Mar. 15, 1949 ; class 
one Apr. 21, 1949 ; married. 

Bailey, Robert Gano. — b. Bound Brook, N.J., Apr. 27, 
1911 ; Mt. Holly High Sch. grad. ; Wesleyan U., B.A. 
1932, M.A. 1933 ; Princeton U., M.A. 1939 ; Institut 
de Phon6tique, U. of Paris, 1937 ; Nat. U. of Mexico 
1940 ; Instr. in for. languages, Massanutten Acad., 
1933-34 ; asst. prof, of Fr., Davidson Coll., 1935-36 ; 
instr. in Romance languages, Wesleyan U., 1939-43 ; 
app. cllc. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned to 
the Dept. Mar. 16, 1945 ; v.c. at Panam.1 May 3, 1945 ; 
v.c. and admin, asst. at Puerto de la Cruz, temp., May 
14, 1946 ; at Col6n May 31, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class twelve and v.c. at Col6n Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
class ten Feb. 23, 1947 ; For. Ser. officer of class six, 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 15, 1947 ; 
v.c. at ColOn Apr. 26, 1947 ; class five Apr. 14, 1948 ; 
v.c. at Bratislava July 1, 1948 ; at Geneva Aug. 29, 
1949. 

Bailey, Waldo Emerson. — b. Winona, Miss., Nov. 16, 
1896 ; Jackson High Sch. grad. ; Castle Heights Acad, 
grad. ; Miss. State Coll., B.S. 1920 ; George Peabody 
Coll. for Teachers, M.A. 1928; U.S.M.C. 1918-19, 
overseas ser. ; asst. principal of high sch. 1919-20 ; 
field rep. for various orgs. 1920-23 ; elk., Am. con- 
sulate, Karachi, and Am. consulate gen., Calcutta, 
1923-24 ; teacher of Eng. in P.R. 1925 ; platform 
supt, Chautauqua circuit, 1925 ; assoc. editor and 
asst. mgr. of daily newspaper 1925-26 ; app. v.c. 
at Rosario Feb. 6, 1926 ; resigned Jan. 30, 1927 ; 
teacher of hist., Middle Tenn. State Teachers Coll., 
1928; app. v.c. at Mazatlfin July 26, 1928; For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Mar. 8, 1930 ; v.c. at Montevideo Apr. 3, 1930 ; 
at Progreso Jan. 20, 1932 ; at M6rida Nov. 11, 1933 ; 
at Lyon Mar. 1, 1935 ; at Nairobi Jan. 17, 1938 ; clash 
eight Apr. 1, 1939 ; v.c. at London Mar. 28, 1941 ; 
class seven Aug. 16, 1941 ; 3d sec. at London in addi- 
tion to duties as v.c. Dec. 22, 1941 ; 2d sec. at Lon- 
don in addition to duties as v.c. Jan. 7, 1942 ; cons. 
Jan. 19, 1943 ; cons, at London in addition to duties 
as 2d sec. Jan. 26, 1943 ; cons, at Ciudad JuSrez, temp., 
Mar. 15, 1943; at M6rida July 24, 1943; resigned 
Sept. 30, 1943, to enter the armed sers. ; app. For. 
Ser. officer of class seven, sec. in the Diplo. Ser., and 
cons. Nov. 25, 1944 ; cons, at Vancouver Jan. 14, 1946 ; 
class six May 19, 1946 ; cons, at Dhahran July 22, 
1946 ; For. Ser. officer and cons, at Victoria, B.C., 
temp., Aug. 9, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 
13, 1946 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Jidda and Sana'a June 
16, 1947 ; cons, at Tijuana Nov. 17, 1947 ; at Bombay 
Dec. 9, 1949. 



Balne, John Raymond. — b. Paragould, Ark., Nov. 
20, 1909 ; Ouachita Coll., A.B. 1930 ; principal of sch. 
1930-31 ; asst. elk.. House of Reps. 1931-38 ; singer 
1938-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, capt. : app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class nine and assigned to the Dept. 
Feb. 14, 1947 ; v.c. at Milan Mar. 28, 1947 ; class seven 
Sept. 15, 1949; married. 

Baker, Dale Herman. — b. Waldo, Ark., Oct. 25, 1899 ; 
Waldo High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; U.S. Navy 
1920-22, 1941-45, overseas ser. ; sec. for nitrate corp. 
in Chile, 1926-29, for oil co. in Argentina 1929-31, 
in Colombia 1933-36, in Texas 1937-41 ; app. elk. in 
the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned to the Dept. 
Dec. 26, 1945 ; elk. at Dhahran Apr. 19, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class fourteen Nov. 13, 1946 ; ad- 
min, asst. at Dhahran Feb. 23, 1947 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class eleven Feb. 23, 1947 ; v.c. at Dhahran 
July 12, 1947 ; at Athens Oct. 7, 1947 ; class ten Feb. 
5, 1949. 

Baker, Frances H. — app. information and editorial 
specialist, CAF-9, in the Dept. of State June 1, 1948; 
CAF-11 Oct. 16, 1949; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— INP. 

Baker, George Worthington. — b. Washington Court 
House, Ohio, Apr. 7, 1916 ; Washington High Sch. 
grad. ; Denison U., A.B. 1937 ; Harvard U., LL.B. 

1940 ; mem. of bar of Ohio ; atty.. Fed. Home Loan 
Bank Bd., 1940-41 ; app. divisional asst. at $2,600 in 
the Dept. of State Oct. 3, 1941 ; at $3,200 Nov. 16, 

1941 ; at $3,800 Sept. 16, 1942 ; asst. chief, Div. of 
World Trade Intelligence, July 5, 1943 ; at $4,600 
Nov. 1, 1943 ; at $5,600 June 16, 1944 ; asst. chief, 
Div. of Econ. Security Controls, Mar. 1, 1945 ; at 
$6,230 July 1, 1945; at $7,175 (P-7) July 3, 1945; 
mem., U.S. del., Allied-Swiss war trade negotiations, 
Bern, 1945, Allied Reparations Commn., Berlin, 1945- 
46, Conf. on Reparations, Paris, 1945-46 ; act. assoc. 
chief, Div. of Econ. Security Controls, Jan. 24, 1947 ; 
act. assoc. chief, Div. of Occupied-Area Econ. Affairs, 
Sept. 10, 1947 ; for. affairs specialist July 24, 1949 ; 
GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949.— GEA. 

Baker, Herbert. — b. Stanford, Mont., Nov. 24, 1920 ; 
high sch. ; Mont. State Coll. 1939-40 ; U. of Minn. 
1940-43 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, capt. ; chief of branch 
1946-48, asst. manpower adviser 1948-49, OMGUS ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class three and assigned 
as labor economist, Office of Labor Affairs, at Munich 
Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Baker, Homer Llewellyn. — b. Oconomowoc, Wis., June 
19, 1910 ; St. John's Mil. Acad. grad. ; U. of Wis., 
Ph.B. 1935 ; U. of Va. 1944 ; U. of Mich. 1944-45 ; 
statistician 1934-36, jr. economist 1936-37, asst. econ- 
omist 1937-42, assoc. economist 1942, Public Roads 
Admin. ; U.S. Army 1942—46, niaj., overseas ser. ; app. 
divisional asst., P-5, in the Dept. of State Oct. 21, 
1946 ; deputy chief of mission, Japanese Reparation, 
Restitution, Restoration Mission, Tokyo, Jan. 25, 1948 ; 
int. economist, P-5, July 25, 1949 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 
1949 ; married. — ED. 

Baker, L. Raymond. — b. Dunkirk, Ind., Apr. 17, 
1890 ; high sch. ; business sch. ; Marion Coll., 1909 ; De- 
Pauw U., 1910-12 ; accountant and auditor, automobile 
corps., 1913-35 ; cost analyst and field auditor in U.S. 



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BIOGRAPHIC REGISTER 1950 



Govt. ser. 1935-48; app. field examiner, CAP-12, in 
the Dept. of State Apr. 28, 1948 ; fiscal and procedural 
analyst, CAF-11, Feb. 6, 1949 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
married. — DF. 

Baker, Loyal R. — b. Sullivan, Mo., July 6, 1888; 
Sullivan High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; teacher in 
public schs. 1907-1911 ; clli-stenog. and sec. for raUroad 
cos. 1911-1918 ; U.S. Army 1918-1919, overseas ser. ; 
elk. for mfg. co. 1919-1920 ; agt. for oil co. 1920-22 ; 
purchasing agt. for coal co. 1922-26 ; asst. to mgr. for 
steamship co., Honduras, 1926-1948 ; app. acting cons, 
agt. at La Ceiba Nov. 1, 1948 ; cons. agt. at La Ceiba 
Jan. 8, 1949. 

Baker, Philip D. — b. Los Angeles, Calif., Mar. 19, 
1922 ; U. of Calif, at Los Angeles, B.S. 1947 ; U. of 
Calif, at Berkeley, M.B.A. 1948; D.S.M.C. 1943-46, 
1st It., overseas ser. ; economist, OMGUS, 1948-49 ; 
app. For. Ser. StafiE officer of class eight and assigned 
as currency management officer. Finance Div., Office of 
Econ. Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main, Oct. 30, 
1949.— HICOG. 

Baker, Seburn Eugene. — b. Evansville, Ind., Aug. 2, 
1912 ; Ft. Pierce (Fla.) High Sch. grad. ; business sch. 
grad. ; U.S. Navy 1931-35 ; duplicating foreman, Treas. 
Dept. 1935-37, Fed. Reserve Board 1937-45 ; app. asst. 
chief of reproduction section, Div. of Central Sers., 
Dept. of State, CAF-7, Oct. 15, 1945; reproduction 
coordinator, CAF-9, July 28, 1946 ; asst. chief of 
reproduction and distribution branch, CAF-11, Apr. 18, 
1948 ; photographer, CAF-7, Nov. 14, 1948 ; asst. chief 
of reproduction and distribution branch, CAF-11, May 

15, 1949 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — CS/R. 

Baker, "William Joseph. — b. Rochester, N.T., Sept. 
19, 1904 ; high sch. ; George Washington U. 1926-28 ; 
Webster Coll. 1933-34 ; market analyst 1931-41 ; in- 
dustrial analyst. War Production Bd., 1942 ; U.S. 
Army 1942-46, overseas ser. ; auditor 1946-47, chief 
of div. 1947-48, War Dept. ; comptroller. Joint Export- 
Import Agency, 1949 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class two and assigned as accountant. Office of Econ. 
Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; mar- 
ried.— HICOG. 

Bakey, Charles R. — b. Mt. Carmel, Pa., Aug. 7, 
1918 ; State Teachers Coll. at Bloomsburg, Pa., B.S., 
1940 ; traffic analyst for transit co. 1940-41 ; admin, 
elk., Dept. of Agri., 1941-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, 
capt., overseas ser. ; chief of section, OMGUS, 1946- 
49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven and 
assigned as records administrator. Office of Admin., 
Communications Div., at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 

16, 1949 ; class six Mar. 5, 1950 ; married. — HICOG. 

Baldanza, Stephen William. — b. Passaic, N.J., Sept. 
11, 1908 ; Fordham U., B.S. 1932 ; Columbia U., M.A. 
1934 ; grad. sch. 1934-38 ; instr.. Pa. State Col., 1936- 
1941 ; editor. Coordinator of Information, 1941-42 ; 
editor. Office of War Information, 1942-45 ; transferred 
to Dept. of State as editor, CAF-12, Jan. 1, 1946 ; 
policy information specialist, CAF-13, Oct. 20, 1946 ; 
liaison officer Nov. 28, 1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; mar- 
ried. — IBD. 



Balderston, William S. — b. Trenton, N.J., Feb. 19, 
1911 ; U. of Pa., B.S. 1932 ; Am. U. ; research asst. 
1934-35 ; admin, asst.. Public Health Ser., 1935-41 ; 
cml. specialist, Treas. Dept., 1941-46 ; U.S. Navy 1944- 
46, It. ; special asst. to dir. of sales, War Assets Admin., 
1946-48 ; finance specialist, Combined Coal Control 
Group, at Essen 1949 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class two and assigned as finance specialist, Coal Con- 
trol Group, Office of Econ. Affairs, at Essen Oct. 16, 
1949 ; class one Nov. 27, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Baldwin, Charles C. — b. New York, N.Y., May 2, 
1889 ; Cascadilla Prep. Sch. ; Cornell U. 1906-08 ; 
Oxford 1912-13 ; U. of Munich 1913-14 ; copy writer 
and copy chief for advertising agencies 1920-39 ; super- 
visor. Fed. Writers Project, 1940—42 ; economist, Dept. 
of Justice, 1942—45 ; analyst, Strategic Bombing Sur- 
vey, 1945-46 ; chief of section 1946-48, information 
specialist 1948-49, OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class four and assigned as public affairs 
officer. Office of Public Affairs, at Frankfort on the 
Main Oct. 16, 1949.— HICOG. 

Baldwin, Charles Franklin. — b. Zanesville, Ohio, Jan. 
21, 1902 ; high-sch. grad. ; Georgetown U., B.S. 1926 ; 
trade commr. with U.S. Govt. 1927-30 ; asst. chief of 
div., Dept. of Com., 1930-32 ; admin, asst., U.S. Ship- 
ping Bd. Bu., 1932-35 ; rep. for credit assn. 1935-41 ; 
U.S. Navy 1941—45, comdr., overseas ser. ; app. cml. 
att. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Santiago 
Apr. 16, 1945 ; at Oslo May 31, 1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve 
officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class two, cons, of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
July 28, 1947 ; 1st sec. and cons, at Oslo Aug. 23, 1947 ; 
couns. of emb. for econ. affairs at Oslo Dec. 22, 1947 ; 
For. Ser. officer at Trieste Nov. 15, 1948 ; couns. of emb. 
for econ. affairs at London, temp., Jan. 6, 1950 ; mar- 
ried. 

Baldwin, LaVerne. — b. Cortland, N.Y., Aug. 2, 1899; 
Cortland High Sch. grad. ; Cortland Normal Sch. grad. ; 
Cornell U., A. B. 1925, M.A. 1926; teacher In acad. 
1918-22 ; asst. in Romance languages, Cornell U., 
1925-26 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Ottawa May 
1926 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career Apr. 
27, 1927 ; v.c. at Ottawa May 9, 1927 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. June 21, 1928 ; 3d sec. at Ottawa, temp., June 30, 
1928 ; v.c. at Ottawa Aug. 11, 1928 ; at Santa Marta 
July 27, 1929 ; to the Dept. July 20, 1931 ; class eight 
July 1, 1934 ; cons. Jan. 22, 1935 ; 3d sec. at Ottawa 
July 17, 1935 ; class seven and 2d sec. at Ottawa Apr. 
1, 1936 ; also cons, at Ottawa May 2, 1936 ; cons, at 
Geneva June 12, 1936 ; cons, and 2d sec. at Managua 
June 17, 1938 ; class six Aug. 17, 1938 ; to the Dept. 
Aug. 11, 1941 ; class five June 1, 1942 ; 2d sec. and 
cons, at Madrid Dec. 3, 1942 ; class four May 16, 1945 ; 
1st sec. at Madrid in addition to duties as cons. June 21, 
1945 ; to the Dept. June 26, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; Ist sec. at Ankara Oct. 28, 
1947 ; class two Apr. 21, 1949 ; cons, at Istanbul July 
14, 1949 ; cons. gen. Sept. 22, 1949 ; cons. gen. at 
Istanbul Sept. 30, 1949 ; married. 

Ball, Harris H.— b. Fort Worth, Tex., Sept. 11, 1920 ; 
Amarillo High Sch. ; U.S. Army 1938^0, overseas ser. ; 
business-sch. grad. ; George Washington U. 1945 ; elk., 
Dept. of Agri., 1941 ; stenog. for railroad co. 1942-43; 



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app. courier in the For. Ser. and assigned to the Dept. 
Nov. 28, 1945 ; courier at Shanghai, temp.. Mar. 15, 
1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 

1946 ; courier at Shanghai July 1, 1947 ; to the Dept. 
Aug. 20, 1947: class eight and asst. communications 
officer at Cairo Jan. 11, 1948; to the Dept. Mar. 23, 
1950. 

Ballance, Webster Eugene. — b. Marion, 111., Oct. 4, 
1910 ; high-seh. grad. ; Southern 111. Normal U. 1928- 
30; George Washington U. 19.'?0-31 ; with Dept. of 
Agri. 1933-44 ; chief distribution officer in Washington 
and Cairo 1944-45, regional dir. in Athens 1945—46, 
branch chief and special rep. in Venezuela 1946, 
UNRRA ; special asst.. Office of Administrator, Civilian 
Production Admin., 1946-47 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class three and assigned to the Dept. Apr. 7, 

1947 ; att. at Praha Apr. 30, 1947 ; married. 

Ballentine, Douglass Kelley. — b. Blgflat, Ark., Apr. 28, 
1913; Ysleta (Tex.) High Sch. grad.; El Paso Tech. 
Inst. ; Tex. Coll. of Mines and Metallurgy, B.A. 1937, 
grad. work 1937-41 ; Instr. and athletic coach In public 
schs. 1937—42 ; U.S. Army 1942—45, capt., overseas ser. ; 
app. v.c. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at 
Buenos Aires Nov. 1, 1945 ; also admin, asst. at Buenos 
Aires July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve 
and v.c at Buenos Aires Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven 
May 5, 1947 ; For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 12, 1948 ; 3d sec. and 
v.c. at Buenos Aires Feb. 21, 1948 ; at Guatemala 
Nov. 16, 1948 ; married. 

Balmer, Elizabeth Ray. — b. WhitinsvUIe, Mass. ; 
North High Sch. (Worcester) grad. ; Mt. Holyoke Coll., 
A.B. 1930 ; Geneva Sch. of Int. Studies 1930-31 ; U. 
of Pa., M.A. 1944 ; teacher of Fr. in high sch. 1931-34 ; 
teacher of hist, in private schs. 1934-39 ; head of jr. 
sch. 1939—44 ; app. research and analysis asst. at $3,200 
(P-3) In the Dept. of State May 28, 1945; research 
and editorial asst. Sept. 22, 1946; liaison officer, P-4, 
Dec. 1, 1946 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— NEA. 

Bancroft, Harding Foster. — b. New York, N.T., Dec. 
29, 1910 ; Lawrenceville Sch. grad. ; Williams Coll., 
A.B. 1933 ; Harvard U., LL.B. 1936 ; mem. of bar of 
N.Y. ; with law firm 1936-41 ; principal atty.. Office of 
Price Admin., 1941-43 ; asst. chief of mission. Office of 
Lend-Lease Admin., 1943 ; U.S. Navy 1943-45, It., 
overseas ser. ; app. assoc. chief, Div. of Int. Security 
Affairs, Dept. of State, P-8, June 30, 1946 ; act. chief, 
Div. of United Nations Pol. Affairs, June 9, 1948 ; 
dir., Office of United Nations Pol. and Security Af- 
fairs, Oct. 3, 1949 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — 
UNP. 

Bane, David Morgan. — b. Uniontown, Pa., Sept. 12, 
1915; Uniontown Senior High Sch. grad.; Duke U., 
A.B. 1938 ; U of. Pa., LL.B. 1941 ; mem. of bar of Pa. ; 
U.S. Army 1941—46, col., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. 
officer of class five, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Apr. 10, 1947 ; to the Dept. May 5, 1947 : For. 
Ser. officer at Tokyo June 16, 1947 : 2d sec. and v.c. 
at Tokyo Dec. 27, 1948; at Seoul July 29, 1949; 
married. 

Barall, Milton.— b. New York, N.Y., Oct. 28, 1911 ; 
Coll. of City of New York, B.S. 1932, M.S. 1933 ; Uni- 



versity de Grenoble, France 1932 ; N.Y.U., Ph.D. 
1948 ; teacher in high schools 1935-41, 1946-48 ; U.S. 
Army 1941—46, It. col., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. 
officer of class five, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. June 19, 1948 ; to the Dept. July 8, 1948; 2d sec. 
and v.c. at Santiago Oct. 20, 1948 ; married. 

Barat, Leon J. — b. Russia, Dec. 13, 1911 ; natural- 
ized 1942 ; Vineland High Sch. (N.J.) grad. ; sch. in 
Latvia ; U.S. Army 1927-49, capt., overseas ser. ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight and assigned as 
admin, officer, Office of Intelligence, at Bad Nauheim 
Dec. 4, 1949.— HICOG. 

Barber, John Howland. — b. Oakland, Calif., Oct. 31, 
1919 ; Am. High Sch., Mexico City ; Stanford U., B.A. 
1941, 1946-48; Calif. Inst, of Tech., M.S. 1946; U.S. 
Army 1942-46, maj., overseas ser. ; interpreter, 9th Int. 
Conf. of Am. States, Bogota, 1948, Int. Conf. on High 
Frequency Broadcasting, Mexico City, 1949, Region 
II — 4th Inter-Am. Radio Conf., Washington, 1949 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 9, 1949 ; to the Dept. July 
13, 1949 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Managua Sept. 27, 1949. 

Barber, Willard Foster. — b. Mitchell, S. Dak., Mar. 21, 
1909; Riverside (Calif.) High Sch. grad. ; Stanford U., 
A.B. 1928, M.A. 1929 ; Columbia U., grad. work 1930- 
33, 1935-37 : asst. in hist., Stanford U., 1928-29 ; with 
bank 1929-33 ; instr. in govt, and diplomacy. Coll. 
of City of N.Y., 1931-38 ; app. divisional asst. at $3,800 
in the Dept. of State Dec. 1, 1938; at $4,000 Oct. 1, 
1941 ; at $4,600 Oct. 16, 1941 ; at $5,600 Nov. 1, 1943 ; 
sec, Comm. for Inter- Am. Econ. Development, 1944—; 
asst. chief, Div. of Financial and Monetary Affairs, at 
$6,500 (P-7) Aug. 16, 1944, Div. of For. Econ. 
Development Mar. 1, 1945 ; act. asst. chief, Div. of 
Caribbean and Central Am. Affairs, Mar. 19, 1945; 
asst. chief May 25, 1945 ; act. chief, Aug. 26, 1946 ; 
Div. of Caribbean Affairs Sept. 25, 1946 ; chief, P-8, 
Dec. 1, 1946 ; Dept. of State rep. at inauguration of 
Governor of Virgin Islands 1946 ; detailed to Nat. 
War Coll. 1947—48 ; alt. mem., Loyalty and Security 
Bd., 1948- ; chief, Div. of Central Am. and Panama 
Affairs, Aug. 8, 1948 ; deputy asst. sec. of state for Am. 
Republic affairs July 6, 1949 ; deputy asst. sec. of state 
for inter-Am. affairs Oct. 3, 1949 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 
1949 ; married. — ARA. 

Barbosa, Susan Hrubenak (Mrs.). — b. Lopez, Pa., Mar. 
13, 1906 ; Monessen High Sch. grad. ; elk. for insur. 
company 1925-29 ; stenog. for mfg. firm in Brazil 
1931 ; elk. for Am. cml. att. at Rio de Janeiro 1931- 
33 ; app. elk. in Am. emb. at Rio de Janeiro Apr. 2, 
1934; admin, asst. at Rio de Janeiro Apr. 21, 1946; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
class eight and personnel asst. at Rio de Janeiro July 
11, 1948 ; v.c. at Rio de Janeiro June 14, 1949. 

Barbour, Walworth. — b. Cambridge, Mass., June 4, 
1908 ; Phillips Exeter Acad. grad. ; Harvard U., A.B. 

1930 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Naples June 11, 

1931 ; v.c. at Naples Aug. 18, 1931 ; For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 
17, 1931 ; v.c. at Naples Jan 2, 1932 ; For. Ser. Sch. 
Aug. 19, 1932 ; v.c. at Hong Kong Dec. 22, 1932 (can- 
celed) ; at Athens Feb. 3, 1933 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at 
Baghdad May 22, 1936 ; at Sofia Feb. 18, 1939 ; class 



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eight Apr. 1, 1939 ; class seven Aug. 16, 1941 ; 2d sec. 
and v.c. at Sofia Dec. 9-13, 1941 ; at Cairo Dec. 31, 
1941 ; at Baghdad, temp., Jan. 31, 1942 ; at Cairo Mar. 
28, 1942-Dec. 21, 1943; 2d sec. near Govt, of Greece 
June 10, 1943 and of Yugoslavia Dec. 21, 1943, both es- 
tablished in Egypt ; class six Nov. 16, 1943 ; 2d sec. 
and v.c. at Athens Oct. 21, 1944 ; cons. Jan. 18, 1945 ; 
to the Dept. Feb. 26, 1945 ; class four May 16, 1945 ; 
act. asst. chief, Div. of Southern European Affairs, 
July 16, 1945 ; asst. chief Nov. 8, 1945 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; act. chief, Div. of 
Southeast European Affairs, Feb. 17, 1947 ; chief Sept. 
21, 1947 ; class two Apr. 14, 1948 ; couns. of emb. with 
rank of minister at Moscow May 30, 1949. 

Barbu, Nicholas Tacoh. — b. Braila (Rumania), Aug. 
8, 1890 ; naturalized 1924 ; N. Balcescu Gimnazium 
1907 ; editor of Rumanian newspaper in Cleveland and 
Youngstown, Ohio, 1912-25 and 1945-47, in Detroit, 
Mich., 1926-30 ; app. radio script writer, CAF-11, In 
the Dept. of State Apr. 8, 1947 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
married. — IBD. 

Barco, James William. — b. Benton Harbor, Mich., Apr. 
5, 1916 ; Benton Harbor Sr. High Sch. grad. ; U. of 
Mich., A.B. 1938 ; Harvard U., LL.B. 1941 ; mem. 
of bar of Md. ; sr. law elk., Home Owners' Loan Corp., 
1941-42 ; U.S. Army 1942 ; U.S. Navy 1942-46, It., 
overseas ser. ; app. asst. on int. security affairs, P-4, 
in the Dept. of State Aug. 29, 1946; P-5 Oct. 19, 
1947 ; specialist on int. security affairs, P-6, Aug. 22, 
1949 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949.— UNP. 

Barcroft, Frederick J, — b. Detroit, Mich., Nov. 25, 
1910 ; Northern High Sch. ; Wayne U. 1927-30 ; pub- 
licity and advertising work 1929-40 ; dir. of advertis- 
ing, programing, and management for radio broadcast- 
ing system 1940-42 ; U.S. Coast Guard 1942-44 ; exec, 
sec. for public relations, 1944 ; field rep. in Guatemala, 
Office of Inter. Am. Affairs, 1944-46 ; app. radio officer 
at Lima July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
six Nov. 13, 1946 ; att. at Lima Oct. 19, 1947 ; at Buenos 
Aires Oct. 25, 1948 ; married. 

-Bardeleben, Emo. — b. New York, N.Y., Feb. 28, 1901 ; 
Lausanne, Switzerland, high sch. grad. ; Gymnase 
Classique, Lausanne, A.B. 1919 ; research work 1920- 
30 ; literary editor of publication in Lausanne 1930-33 ; 
social investigator Dept. of Welfare, N.Y., 1934-38 ; 
writer. Work Projects Admin., 1938-42 ; elk., U.S. Office 
of Censorship, 1942-43, 1944-45 ; instr. in French, 
Rutgers U., 1943-44 ; writer-announcer with broadcast- 
ing CO. 1945-48 ; app. radio script writer, CAF-11, in 
the Dept. of State Dec. 2, 1948 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949. — 
IBD. 

Bargas, St. John Anthony. — b. Comfort, Tex., June 29, 
1913; Hammond (La.) High Sch. grad.; Southwest- 
ern La. Inst., B.A. 1935 ; La. State U., M.A. 1937 ; 
teacher in high sch. 1937-39 ; elk.. La. Tax Commn., 
1939-41 ; timekeeper for mfg. co. 1941 ; U.S. Coast 
Guard 1942-45, It., overseas ser. ; training officer. Vet- 
erans Admin., 1946-47 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class eight and assigned as admin, asst. at Paris May 2, 
1947 ; veterans vocational adviser at Paris June 29, 
1949. 



Barger, Herman Haroylde. — b. Springfield, Mass., Nov. 
28, 1915 ; Harvard U., B.A. 1937 ; tutors in Japanese, 
Chinese, and Spanish ; editor of newspaper in Japan 
1937-38 ; for. corr. 1938-41 ; app. jr. econ. analyst 
at Buenos Aires Aug. 10, 1942 ; econ. analyst at Buenos 
Aires Dec. 4, 1942 ; resigned June 20, 1944 to enter the 
armed services ; U.S. Navy 1944-46, ens., overseas 
service ; app. econ. analyst in the For. Ser. Auxiliary 
and assigned at La Paz, Bolivia, temp., Jan. 25, 1946 ; 
asst. chief of Latin Am. section, Div. of For. Activity 
Correlation, P-5, Aug. 20, 1946 ; resigned May 31, 
1947 ; owner of mfg. firm 1947-48 ; app. For. Ser. Re- 
serve officer of class four and assigned as cons. att. at 
Canton Jan. 5, 1949 ; int. trade economist, P-6, in the 
Dept. of State, May 2, 1949; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949; 
married. — BR. 

Barghoorn, Frederick Charles. — b. New York, N.Y., 
July 4, 1911 ; Amherst Coll., A.B. 1934 ; Harvard U., 
A.M. 1935, Ph.D. 1941 ; studied Russian under private 
tutor ; teaching fellow in econ., Amherst Coll., 1935- 
36 ; asst. in Russian hist.. Harvard U., 1936-41 ; teach- 
ing fellow in hist., Radcliffe Coll., 1937-41 ; app. divi- 
sional asst. at $3,200 in the Dept. of State Sept. 9, 

1941 ; att. at Moscow (detailed to Kuibyshev) Nov. 6, 

1942 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight Nov. 13, 
1946 ; resigned Apr. 7, 1947 ; assoc. prof., Yale U., 1947- 
49 ; reapp. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class three and 
assigned as research analyst at Berlin July 30, 1949. 

Barjansky, Michael. — b. Rome, Italy, Dec. 27, 1917 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned 
as cultural affairs adviser, Educational and Cultural 
Relations Div., Office of Public Affairs, at Bad-Nauheim 
Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Barker, Freda. — b. Aug. 26, 1913 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class nine and assigned as admin, asst.. 
Office of Gen. Counsel, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 
16, 1949.— HICOG. 

Barker, James Piatt. — b. West Kirby, Cheshire, Eng- 
land, Dec. 4, 1910 ; naturalized 1925 ; Amherst Coll. 
1928-29 ; business sch. 1934 ; elk. with shipping co. 
1930-32 ; aide, Nat. Recovery Admin., 1934-35 ; agt. 
and asst. to counsel, U.S. Senate Comm. on Interstate 
Com., 1935-39 ; special asst. to chm. of bd. of railway 
CO., 1939-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, maj., overseas ser. ; 
chief. Coordination and Planning Div., Veterans Ad- 
min., Albany, N.Y., 1946-48 ; app. org. and methods 
examiner, CAF-11, in the Dept. of State, Nov. 29, 
1948 ; CAF-12 July 24, 1949 ; GS-12, Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
asst. planning adviser, GS-13, Feb. 12, 1950. 

Barker, Jamea R. — b. El Paso, Tex., Jan. 7, 1914 ; 
high sch. grad. ; Agri. and Mech. Coll. of Tex. 1934-35 ; 
Southern Methodist U. 1936-37 ; Washington and Lee 
U. 1944 ; U. of Basel 1946 ; asst. mgr. with private 
firm 1937-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-47, capt., overseas ser. ; 
field insp. 1947-48, liaison and security dir. 1948-49, 
OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven and 
assigned as resident officer. Field Operations Div., 
Office of Land Commr. for Bavaria, at Fiissen Oct. 16, 
1949; married.— HICOG. 

Barmine, Alexander Gregory. — b. Mohileflf, Russia, 
Aug. 16, 1899 ; U. of Kiev 1918 ; infantry officers sch., 
Minsk, grad. 1920 ; Frunze Gen. Staff Coll., grad. 1923 ; 



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Russian Army 1920-27, brig. gen. ; cons. gen. from 
Russia to Persia 1923-25 ; dir. of int. book co., Moscow, 
1925-28 ; dir. gen., Soviet Trade Del. in Paris, 1929-30, 
in Italy 1931 ; exec. v. pres. 1932-33, pres. 1934-35 
of import and export cos. in Moscow ; Soviet charge 
d'affaires in Athens 193C-37 : with air co. in Paris 
1937-39 ; with broadcastinf; co. in U.S. 1941^2 ; U.S. 
Army 1942 ; with Office of Strategic Sers. 1943-44 ; 
on editorial staff of magazine co. 1943^6 ; app. editor 
in chief, CAF-13, In the Dept. of State, Oct. 28, 1948 ; 
consultant Feb. 27, 1949 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949. — IBD. 

Barnard, John Fiske. — b. Los Angeles, Calif., Feb. 
5, 1919 ; Yale U., B.A. 1940 ; supervisor and production 
analyst for aircraft cos. 1940-45, 194G ; production 
scheduler and statistician for mfg. co. 1945-46 ; exec, 
asst. 1946-47, asst. to mgr. 1947, owner 1947-48, ex- 
port-import cos. ; for. trade economist, OMGUS, 1948- 
49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff oflicer of class seven and 
assigned as reports officer, Office of Land Commr. for 
Bremen, at Bremen, Oct. 16, 1949; married. — HICOG. 

Barnard, John Lawrence. — b. New York, N.Y., Jan. 28, 
1912 ; 9t. Paul's Sch. grad. ; Yale U., A.B. 1934 ; 
Columbia U. 1935 ; publishing business 1935-36 ; au- 
thor 1937-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, maj., overseas ser. ; 
app. chief of section. Intelligence Coordination Div., 
Dept. of State, P-6, Feb. 25, 1946 ; intelligence pro- 
gram specialist Feb. 22, 1948 ; for. affairs specialist 
July 25, 1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— OIR. 

Barnard, Robert J. — b. Beatrice, Nebr., Jan. 9, 
1917; U. of Wis., B.A. 1947, M.A. 1948; in show 
business 1935-39; in hotel business 1940; U.S. Army 
1941-46, 1st It., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class seven and assigned to the Dept. Dec. 
5, 1949 ; resident officer at Frankfort on the Main 
Feb. 23, 1950 ; married.— HICOG. 

Barnes, Curtis "Waldo. — b. Gilt Edge, Mont., June 30, 
1907 ; Fergus County High Sch. grad. ; U. of Mont., 
A.B. 1933 ; U. of Chicago 1934 ; Georgetown U. Sch. of 
For. Ser. 1935 ; George Washington U. 1936 ; sales 
mgr. 1934-35 ; analyst, Nat. Recovery Admin., 
1935-36 ; app. econ. analyst at $2,600 in the Dept. of 
State Apr. 1, 1936 ; at $3,200 Apr. 27, 1939 ; trans- 
ferred to War Production Bd. as analyst Dec. 9, 1941 ; 
app. sr. econ. analyst in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and 
assigned at Caracas May 26, 1943 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; to the Dept. Apr. 8, 
1948 ; class five Apr. 18, 1948 ; att. at Tel Aviv, temp., 
July 8, 1948 ; married. 

Barnes, Nathan Spencer. — b. Minneapolis, Minn., Nov. 
12, 1907 ; Thacher Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., A.B. 1929 ; 
investment analyst for brokerage firms 1931-41 ; ex- 
pediter with shipbuilding co. 1941—42 ; U.S. Navy 
1942-46, It. comdr. ; app. econ. analyst in the For. 
Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Moscow Jan. 9, 1946 ; 
att. at Moscow June 6, 1946 ; also admin, officer at 
Moscow July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
nine and att. at Moscow Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eight 
Feb. 23, 1947 ; For. Ser. officer of class four, cons, 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Sept. 6, 1947 ; 
2d sec. and cons, at Moscow Oct. 4, 1947 ; to the Dept. 
Jan. 1, 1949 ; asst. chief, Div. of Research for Europe, 
June 26, 1949 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Tehran July 1, 
1949 ; married. 



Barnes, Robert Gaylord. — b. Battle Creek, Mich., Oct. 
18, 1914; Haverford Sch. grad.; Princeton U., A.B. 
1937 ; Yale U., M.A. 1942 ; fellow, Yenchlng U., Pel- 
ping, 1937-38 ; newspaper correspondent 1938-39 ; 
instr. and research asst., Yale U., 1940—42 ; U.S. Army 
1942-46, capt. ; app. divisional asst., P-5, in the Dept. 
of State Nov. 26, 1945 ; policy Information officer 
May 21, 1946 ; asst. to the special asst., P-6, Sept. 21, 
1947 ; for. affairs specialist Nov. 2, 1947 ; for. affairs 
officer and asst. chief. Policy Reports Staff, P-7, Nov. 
14, 1948 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; GS-15 Feb. 19, 1950 ; 
married. — S/S-R. 

Barnes, "William. — b. Albany, N.Y., Dec. 23, 1914; 
Phillips Exeter Acad. grad. ; Harvard U., A.B. 
1935 ; Cambridge U., England, cert. 1935 ; Columbia 
U., M.S. 1936 ; R.O.T.C. 1931-35 ; newspaper reporter 
and copy reader 1936-37 ; app. For. Ser. officer un- 
class., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 
2, 1937 ; v.c. at Amsterdam July 8, 1937 ; For. Ser. 
Sch. Jan. 19, 1938 ; v.c. at Buenos Aires June 29, 1938 ; 
also 3d sec. at Buenos Aires May 10, 1940 ; v.c. at 
Montevideo, temp., July 20, 1940 ; v.c. and 3d sec. 
at Buenos Aires Aug. 17, 1940 ; to the Dept. July 15, 

1941 ; class eight Oct. 20, 1942 ; class seven July 16, 
1944 ; v.c. at Hamilton, temp., Aug. 28, 1944 ; 2d sec. 
and v.c. at Lisbon Nov. 1, 1945 ; admin, officer, U.S. 
Mission to Observe Elections in Greece, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class five Nov. 13, 1946 ; class four, cons., 
and cons, at Lisbon in addition to duties as 2d sec. 
Apr. 21, 1949 ; married. 

Barnett, James Miller. — b. Albany, Ga., Nov. 9, 
1919 ; Harvard U., A.B. 1940 ; Mass. Inst, of Tech- 
nology 1941-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, overseas ser. ; 
intelligence analyst 1946-47, asst. staff sec. 1948, 
exec, officer 1948-49, OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class four and assigned as cultural affairs 
adviser. Office of Public Affairs, at Bad-Nauheim 
Oct. 16, 1949.— HICOG. 

Barnett, Kenneth. — app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class five and assigned as physical meteorologist. Mil. 
Security Bd., at Darmstadt Oct. 16, 1949 ; class four 
at Wiesbaden Mar. 19, 1950. — HICOG. 

Barnett, Robert Warren. — b. Shanghai, China, of Am. 
parents, Nov. 6, 1911 ; Shanghai Am. Sch. grad. ; U. 
of N.C., A.B. 1933, M.A. 1934 ; Yale U. grad. work 
1937-39 ; Oxford U., B.A. 1936, B.Litt. 1937 ; Rocke- 
feller fellow 1939-41 ; sec. Program Comm., United 
China Relief, 1941-42 ; sec, Inst, of Pacific Relations, 

1942 ; U.S. Army 1943-45, maj., overseas ser. ; app. 
asst. adviser on Jap. econ. affairs. Office of Asst. 
Sec. of State for Econ. Affairs, P-7, Nov. 7, 1945; 
econ. adviser and chm.. Far Eastern Commn. Dec. 
1945-Feb. 1946 ; special asst. for State, War, Navy 
Coordinating Comm. affairs. May 26, 1946 ; adviser 
to Far Eastern Commn., Div. of Jap. and Korean Econ. 
Affairs, P-8, Feb. 9, 1947 ; act. adviser, Div. of Occu- 
pied-Area Econ. Affairs, Sept. 12, 1947 ; adviser May 
2, 1948 ; officer in charge of econ. affairs. Office of 
Chinese Affairs, Oct. 3, 1949; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949; 
married. — CA. 

Barnsdale, William Jordan. — b. Hayward, Calif., Sept. 
10, 1922 ; Grant Union High Sch. grad. ; U. of Calif., 



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A.B. 1943 ; U.S. Navy 1943-47, It. (jg), overseas ser. ; 
app. For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and 
sec. In the Diplo. Ser. June 19, 1947 ; to the Dept. 
July 2C, 1947 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Stockholm Sept. 12, 

1947 ; v.c. at Naples Mar. 14, 1949 ; married. 

Barnsley, Richard S. — b. Jan. 27, 1916 ; app. re- 
cruitment and placement officer, CAF-7, in the Dept. 
of State July 2, 1946 ; placement asst., CAF-9, May 
18, 1947 ; placement officer, CAF-11, May 29, 1949 ; 
GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949. — DP. 

Barr, Richard Malhourne. — b. Norfolk, Va., Oct. 27, 
1907 ; high sch. grad. ; Atlantic U. 1931 ; Southeastern 
U., grad. work 1932-33 ; information specialist. Emer- 
gency Relief Admin. 1934-36, Works Progress Admin. 
1935-39 ; editor in chief on magazine. Exec. Office of 
President, 1940-42 ; editor and correspondent, Office 
of Inter-Am. Affairs, 1942-1945 ; transferred to the 
Dept. of State as news editor, CAF-12, Mar. 10, 1946 ; 
GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — IBD. 

Barrett, Edward Ware. — b. Birmingham, Ala., July 
3, 1910 ; U. of Dijon, France, summer 1930 ; Princeton 
U., A.B. 1932 ; reporter for newspaper 1931 ; with 
broadcasting co. 1932-33 ; researcher, writer, corre- 
spondent, nat. affairs editor, and assoc. editor 1933-42, 
editorial dir. 1946-50, for weekly magazine ; chief of 
cable-wireless section and chief of overseas bu. 1942—43, 
exec. dir. and dir. of overseas operations 1944—45, Office 
of War Information ; mem. and act. deputy chief of 
psychological warfare branch. Allied Forces Head- 
quarters, 1943—44 ; mem.-at-large 1946-49, v. chm. 
1946-47, U.S. Nat. Commn. for UNESCO; app. asst. 
sec. of state for public affairs, GS-15, in the Dept. of 
State Feb. 16, 1950 ; married. — P. 

Barrett, John Alfred. — b. Ponce, Puerto Rico, Nov. 6, 
1912 ; Ponce High Sch. grad. ; U. of N.C., A.B. 1935, 
M.A. 1938 ; announcer, broadcasting co., 1938—41 ; 
radio program officer. Office of Coordinator of Inter- 
Am. Affairs 1941-43, Office of Int. Information and 
Cultural Affairs 1946 ; casting div., film co., 1946-47 ; 
U.S. Navy 1943-45, It., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class five and assigned to Buenos Aires 
as asst. information officer Apr. 6, 1947 ; public affairs 
officer and assigned to Guatemala June 25, 1947 ; att. 
Oct. 19, 1947 ; married. 

Barrett, John Lafayette. — b. Kansas City, Mo., Nov. 
29, 1917 ; Bleuett High Sch. grad. ; U. of Mo. 1937-41 ; 
U. of Texas 1945-46 ; Tyler Jr. Coll. 1946-47 ; Nat. 
U. of Mexico, summer 1939 ; asst. geologist and 
geologist 1945-47 ; U.S. Army 1941-45, maj., over- 
seas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight and 
assigned to the Dept. Feb. 26, 1947 ; asst. att. at 
Lisbon May 20, 1947 ; also at Tenerife, Ponta Delgada, 
Funchal, and Oporto July 1, 1947; relieved of duties 
at Tenerife June 1, 1948 ; class seven and asst. att. at 
Mexico City May 15, 1949 ; married. 

Barrett, Margaret M. (Mrs.) — b. Jan. 27, 1901 ; app. 
elk. in the For. Ser. and assigned at Mexico City 
Sept. 5, 1941 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class thirteen 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; class twelve and research analyst at 
Mexico City Mar. 7, 1948 ; at Ciudad Trujillo May 13, 

1948 ; to the Dept. Aug. 17, 1948 ; at Tangier Mar. 10, 

1949 ; class nine Mar. 20, 1949. 



Barrett, Raymond James. — b. North Wildwood, N.J., 
July 22, 1924 ; Columbia U., A.B. 1946 ; claims adjuster 
for Insur. brokers 1948 ; app. For. Ser. officer of class 
six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 30, 
1948 ; to the Dept. Jan. 5, 1949 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at 
Mexico City Mar. 14, 1949 ; married. 

Barringer, John Paul. — b. Stafford, Pa., Feb. 10, 1903 ; 
Phillips Exeter Acad. grad. ; Princeton U., B.S. 1924 ; 
elk. and asst. mgr. in insur. firm 1925—33 ; mgr. In 
investment co. 1934-36 ; dept. mgr. in banking firm 
1936-41 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, col., overseas ser. ; 
app. asst. chief. Aviation Div., Dept. of State, P-7, 
Sept. 3, 1946 ; chm., U.S. del., Conf. on N. Atlantic 
Ocean Stations, London, 1946, and head of U.S. group. 
Special Radio Tech. Div. of the Air Navigation Comm., 
Montreal, 1946, PICAO ; alt. mem., U.S. del., 1st As- 
sembly of ICAO, Montreal, 1947 ; assoc. chief, Avia- 
tion Div., P-8, Jan. 11, 1948 ; deputy dir.. Office of 
Transport and Communications, May 2, 1948 ; v. chm., 
U.S. del., 2d Assembly, ICAO, Geneva, 1948 ; chm., U.S. 
del., 4th Inter-Am. Radio Conf., Washington, 1949 ; 
deputy dir.. Office of Transport and Communications 
Policy, Oct. 3, 1949; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949.— TRC. 

Barron, Bryton. — b. Doon, Iowa, Dec. 6, 1898 ; Sioux 
Falls High Sch. grad. ; Sioux Falls Coll., A.B. ; Rhodes 
scholar, Oxford U., diploma in econ. and pol. sci. 1922, 
B.Lltt. (research) 1923; newspaper editor 1918-19; 
editorial writer 1923-25 ; teacher in high sch., Philip- 
pine I., 1925 ; editor and chief of Div. of Publications, 
Philippine Bu. of Education, 1926-28 ; author of text- 
books on Eng. composition ; instr. Sioux Falls Coll., 
1929 ; app. asst. editor at $2,600 in the Dept. of State 
July 11, 1929 ; chief of publishing section Dec. 7, 1929 ; 
at $3,200 Feb. 1, 1930 ; at $3,400 July 1, 1930 ; treas.. 
State Dept. Employees Fed. Credit Union, 1935-44 ; at 
$3,800 Aug. 1, 1938 ; asst. chief, Div. of Research and 
Publication, at $4,600 July 1, 1940 ; at $4,800 Jan. 1, 
1943 ; mem., Interdivisional Comm. on Motion Pictures 
1940—44, Evaluating Comm. on Motion Pictures and 
Visual Aids, 1944— ; mem., Jt. Comm. on Content 
(Motion Pictures), 1943—44; act. asst. chief, Div. of 
Research and Publication, Jan. 15, 1944 ; chief of treaty 
section, Div. of Research and Publication, at $5,600 
(P-6) May 1, 1944 ; chief of treaty branch, P-7, May 
19, 1946, Office of the Legal Adviser Sept. 6, 1946 ; 
mem., Review Comm. on Visual and Audio Material, 
1946- ; asst. for treaty affairs, Office of the Legal Ad- 
viser, Feb. 3, 1947; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949; married. — 
L/T. 

Barron, John Joseph. — b. Brainerd, Minn., Mar. 19, 
1915; Columbia U., A.B. 1937; Columbia U., LL.B. 
1939 ; Columbia U., grad work 1939-41 ; Wash. Coll. 
of Law, 1941-42 ; Detroit Coll. of Law, 1944-45 ; sec. 
1933-37, assoc. fellow 1938-41, Columbia U. ; instr.. 
Coll. of St. Elizabeth, 1941 ; U.S. govt, ser., 1942-46 ; 
program dir., 1946-47, asst. chief of branch 1947-49, 
OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class one and 
assigned as chief, Decartelization and Deconcentration 
Div., Office of Gen. Counsel at Frankfort on the Main 
Oct. 16, 1949; married. — HICOG. 

Barrow, John Ralph. — b. Washington, D. C, Mar. 9, 
1921 ; Central High Sch. ; Los Angeles City Coll. 1938- 
41 ; U. of Calif. 1941 ; Am. U. 1948 ; electrical tester 



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with Los Angeles water and power dept. 1941-42 ; 
U.S. Army 1942-44, overseas ser. ; app. elk. In the 
For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned to the Dept. of State 
Jan. 24, 1945 ; v.c. at Damascus Apr. 2, 1945 ; at 
Beirut, temp.. May 29, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; asst. country spe- 
cialist, P-3, Dec. 22, 1947 ; for. affairs analyst, P-4, 
Oct. 17, 1948; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— ANE. 

Barrows, Gwendolyn Turner. — b. Seaview, Mass., 
June 25, 1913 ; Simmons Coll., B.S. 1934 ; Boston U. 
and Harvard U. 1935-38 ; theatrical sch. 1938 ; North- 
western U. 1941 ; asst. to editorial writer for news- 
paper 1934-42 ; asst. club dir.. Am. Red Cross, 1942-45, 
overseas ser. ; public relations work 1946-48 ; app. 
For. Ser. Reserve officer of class five and assigned as 
asst. cons. att. at Marseille Nov. 3, 1948 ; asst. att. 
at London Jan. 11, 1950. 

Barry, Grace W. (Mrs.) — b. Bering, Mo. ; Marshfleld 
(Wis.) High Sch. grad. ; U. of Minn., B.S. 1929, grad. 
work 1929-30 ; teacher in high sch. 1914-20 ; cataloger 
In library 1926-30 ; app. library asst. at $2,000 in the 
Dept. of State July 1. 1930 ; at $2,100 Aug. 1, 1936 ; 
at $2,000 (P-2) Jan. 1, 1938; librarian, P-4, July 28, 
1946 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— RE. 

Barry, Richard "W. — b. Falmouth, Mass., July 15. 
1923 ; Lawrence High Sch. grad. ; Dartmouth Coll. 
1940-43, 1940 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten and assigned to the 
Dept. Nov. 13, 1946; elk. at Bangkok Nov. 26, 1946; 
class nine and v.c. at Bangkok Apr. 17, 1947 ; to tha 
Dept. Apr. 1, 1949 ; married. 

Bartch, Carl Edward. — b. Findlay, Ohio, Sept. 15, 
1921 ; Findlay Sr. High Sch. grad. ; George Wash- 
ington U., A.B. 1947, M.A. 1948 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, 
overseas ser. ; adviser. Am. Red Cross, 1946-47 ; grad. 
asst. in econ., George Washington U., 1947—48 ; re- 
porter for press assn. 1947—48; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class eleven and assigned to the Dept. Mar. 
15, 1948 ; v.c. at Nicosia Apr. 27, 1948 ; class ten 
Mar. 20, 1949 ; married. 

Bartels, George "W. — b. New York, N.T., Apr. 14, 
1920; Fordham U., A.B. 1942; U.S. Army 1942-48, 
capt., overseas ser. ; with OMGUS 1948-49 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned as resident 
officer, Office of Land Commr. for Wiirttemberg-Baden, 
at Stuttgart Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Bartelt, John Rudolph, Jr. — b. Milton, Mass., Sept. 1, 
1921 ; Hebron Acad. grad. ; Georgetown U. Sch. of For. 
Ser. 1939-42 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. and assigned 
to the Dept. Nov. 30, 1942 ; at Helsinki Dec. 15, 1942 ; 
at Stockholm June 4, 1943 ; at Malmo Jan. 23, 1945 ; 
at St. John's, N.F., Mar. 14, 1946 ; v.c. and admin, 
asst. at St. John's, N.F., June 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class twelve and v.c. at St. John's, N.F., Nov. 
13, 1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; mem. of Fiscal 
Commn., ECOSOC, 1947-49 ; v.c. at Martinique Mar. 
10, 1948 ; clasi nine and v.c. at Belize May 28, 1949 ; 
married. 

Bartlctt, Frederic Pearson. — b. New York, N.Y., Nov. 
15, 1909 ; Phillips Acad. grad. ; Columbia U., A.B. 1933 ; 
Oxford U. 1929-30; Harvard U. Grad Sch. of Public 



Admin., cert. 1938 ; U. of Perugia, Italy, summer 1926 ; 
economist and admin, analyst, Dept. of Agri., 1933-35 ; 
asst. to the administrator. Farm Security Admin., 1935- 
37 ; administrator, Dept. of City Planning, New York, 
N.Y., 1938—41 ; mgr. of Caribbean office, Nat. Resources 
Planning Bd., 1941-43; U.S. Navy 1943-46, It., over- 
seas ser. ; app. expert, P-7, in the Dept. of State Mar. 
27, 1946 ; asst. chief, Dir. of Dependent Area Affairs, 
Sept. 22, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class three, cons, 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 18, 1947 ; to 
the Dept. Mar. 5, 1947 ; 1st sec. and cons, at London 
June 24, 1947 ; alt. rep., Management Comm., Rubber 
Study Group, London, 1947 ; alt. rep.. Management 
Comm., Int. Tin Study Group, Brussels, 1947 ; 1st sec. 
and cons, at Brussels, temp., Nov. 28, 1947 ; married. 

Barton, Donald Richmond. — b. Toronto, Canada, of 
Am. parents, Aug. 18, 1913 ; St. Paul's Sch. grad. ; 
Yale U., B.A. 1935 ; assoc. editor of natural hist, maga- 
zine 1936-41 ; writer and field reporter for magazine 
1942 ; industrial reporter for iron and steel Inst. 1942- 
44 ; app. econ. analyst in For. Ser. Auxiliary and 
assigned to the Dept. Apr. 8, 1944 ; at Ankara May 26, 
1944 ; at Istanbul Dec. 13, 1944 ; app. For. Ser. Reserve 
officer of class four and assigned information officer 
at Tehran Jan. 22, 1947 ; att. at Tehran Mar. 15, 1949 ; 
at Athens Feb. 16, 1950 ; married. 

Barton, Elisabeth D. — b. Marlton, N.J. ; Earlham 
Coll., B.A. 1931 ; Columbia U., M.S. 1942 ; social worker, 
N.J. Relief Admin., 1933-36 ; regional supervisor. Work 
Projects Admin., 1936-42 ; asst. dir. of dept. for travel 
assn. 1942-44 ; dir. of relief sers., UNRRA, 1944-47 
head of mission to Germany, Am. Friends Ser. Comm 
1948 ; int. consultant. Children's Bu., 1949 ; app. re 
gional specialist, GS-12, in the Dept. of State Jan. 23 
1950.— GER. 

Barton, Robert Durrie. — b. London, England, of Am. 
parents, Aug. 29, 1920; Foxboro High Sch. (Mass.) 
grad.; Emerson Sch. (Exeter, N.H.) grad.; Bowdoin 
Coll., A.B. 1941 ; with private business firms, 1936-42 ; 
U.S.M.C. 1942—46, capt., overseas ser. ; app. admin, 
asst. in the For. Ser. and assigned at Montevideo July 
1, 194G ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve and in- 
formation asst. at Montevideo Nov. 13, 1946 ; public- 
affairs asst. Mar. 31, 1947 ; class eleven and v.c. Aug. 
10, 1947 ; asst. public affairs officer at Buenos Aires 
Jan. 17, 1949 ; class eight Jan. 23, 1949 ; public affairs 
officer at Buenos Aires Jan. 16, 1950 ; married. 

Barti, Gerald F, — b. Kewanee, 111., Aug. 22, 1921 ; U. 
of 111., B.S. 1946; U.S. Army 1943-45; trust elk. in 
bank 1946-47 ; mgr. for mail-order house 1947 ; with 
OMGUS 1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
seven and assigned as resident officer, Field Operations 
Div., at Neustadt Oct. 16, 1949.— HICOG. 

Bath, Edward John. — b. Olmsted Falls, Ohio, Jan. 17, 
1915 ; Olmsted Falls High Sch. grad. ; Baldwin-Wallace 
Coll., A.B. 1936; Nat. Inst, of Public Affairs 1935; 
sec. to nat. coll. fraternities 1936-39 ; program organ- 
izer 1940-41, area supervisor 1941, asst. dist. super- 
visor 1941-42, dist. supervisor 1942, Agri. Marketing 
Admin., Dept. of Agri. ; dir., Caribbean area. Food 
Distribution Admin., Dept. of Agri., 1942-44; U.S. 
Coast Guard 1944 ; chief of mission, Rio de Janeiro 



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1944-45, chief of certain foods branch 1945-46, 
UNRRA ; assoc. dir.. Community Action Advisory Ser., 
Office of Housing Expediter, 1946-47 ; app. asst. chief, 
Div. of Communications and Records, Dept. of State, 
CAF-14, Aug. 18, 1947 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; exec, offi- 
cer. Office of Personnel, Jan. 23, 1950 ; married. — PER. 

Basham, Marion Houser. — b. Holtville, Calif., May 4, 

1918 ; U. of Ol£la., B.A., M.A. 1938 ; U. of Calif. 1939- 
41 ; teaching asst. in hist., U. of Calif., 1939-41 ; U.S. 
Army 1941-48, capt., overseas ser. ; investigator, 
OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
seven and assigned as entrance permit officer. Travel 
Control Div., Office of Pol. Affairs, at Warsaw Oct. 30, 
1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Basinski, Alexis S. — b. Chicago, 111., Dec. 30, 1911 ; 
U. of Chicago, Pr.B. 1935, J.D. 1937 ; mem. of bar of 
III. ; lawyer 1937-40 ; U.S. Army 1940-46, capt., over- 
seas ser. ; mem. of review bd. 1946-47, judge, 1947-49, 
OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class six and 
assigned as magistrate, U.S. Courts, at Heidelberg Oct. 
16, 1949 ; married.— HICOG. 

Bastianello, Raymond. — b. Glen Cove, N.Y., Aug. 26, 
1907 ; high-sch. grad. ; elk. and bookkeeper 1923-80 ; 
app. elk. in Am. emb. at Paris Nov. 1, 1930 ; at Bor- 
deaux, temp., June 10, 1940 ; at Madrid June 21, 1940 : 
at Mexico City Mar. 16, 1941 ; v.c. at Mexico City 
May 6, 1944 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten Nov. 
13, 1946 ; v.c. at Port-of-Spain Mar. 14, 1947 ; at Mata- 
moros Aug. 26, 1949 ; married. 

Batsman, Emily Howard. — b. Mcintosh, Fla., Sept. 
1, 1911 ; Munroe Memorial Hospital of Nursing, grad. 
1933 ; Catholic U. 1948-49 ; nurse in hospitals 1934- 
38, with The Panama Canal and Veterans Admin. 1938- 
41, with health depts. 1946-48 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, 
1st It., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class ten and assigned to the Dept. May 31, 1949 ; 
nurse at New Delhi July 1, 1949 ; asst. att. at New 
Delhi Dec. 19, 1949. 

Bateman, Kenneth A. — b. Denton, Tex., July 9, 
1915 ; Milwaukee State Teachers Coll., B.S. 1938 ; 
Northwestern U., M.A. 1940, grad. work 1942 ; Mich. 
State Coll. 1947 ; elementary teacher 1938-41 ; instr., 
Ariz. State Coll., 1942-43; supt. of schs. 1943-44; 
asst. prof., Northern Mich. Coll. of Education, 1944- 
46 ; dir. of elementary education, Mich. State govt., 
1946-48 ; teacher and education specialist, OMGUS, 
1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class four and 
assigned as educational adviser. Office of Public Affairs, 
at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Bates, auentin Roy. — b. Fairfield, Iowa, Mar. 28, 

1919 ; Fairfield High Sch. grad. ; Parsons Coll., B.A. 
1940, grad. work 1946 ; student instr. in hist.. Parsons 
Coll., 1937-40; U.S. Army 1941-45, 1st It., overseas 
ser. ; app. For. Ster. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 19, 1946 ; to the Dept. Aug. 
16, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
3d sec. and v.c. at Ottawa Dec. 3, 1946 ; v.c. at Winnipeg 
July 2, 1947 ; class five Apr. 14, 1948 ; v.c. at Ottawa 
Oct. 15, 1948 ; to the Dept. Sept. 23, 1949 ; detailed to 
Harvard U. for special study in econ. Sept. 1949 ; mar- 
ried. 



Bates, William Maffitt. — b. St. Louis, Mo., Sept. 26. 
1918 ; St. Louis U. High Sch. grad. ; St. Louis U., B.A. 
1939 ; Harvard U., M.B.A. 1941 ; with business firms 
1941-42 ; industrial engineer 1945-47 ; U.S. Army 
1942-45, overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer of class 
six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. May 15, 
1947 ; to the Dept. May 27, 1947 ; v.c. at Istanbul July 
23, 1947 ; at Bremen Mar. 11, 1949. — HICOG. 

Battle, Lucius Durham. — b. Dawson, Ga., June 1, 
1918; Bradenton (Fla.) High Sch. grad.; U. of Fla., 
B.A. 1939, LL.B. 1946 ; mgr. of student staff, U. of 
Fla., 1940-42 ; assoc. admin, analyst. War Dept., 
1942-43 ; U.S. Navy 1943-46, It., overseas ser. ; app. 
admin, analyst, CAF-11, in the Dept. of State Oct. 1, 
1946 ; divisional asst., P-4, Mar. 16, 1947 ; country 
specialist, P-5, Dec. 26, 1947 ; for. affairs specialist, 
P-6, Apr. 3, 1949 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949.— S/S. 

Bauer, Carl August. — b. St. Louis, Mo., Nov. 12, 
1895 ; McKinley High Sch. ; Stanford U. 1943-45 ; 
messenger for telegraph co. 1913-17 ; U.S. Army 1917- 
19, overseas ser. ; wireless operator for radio corp. 
1919-23 ; operator in charge of radio div., Post Office 
Dept., 1923-26 ; owner and mgr. of appliance co. 1926- 
42 ; radar mechanic 1942—43 and radio engineer 1945, 
War Dept. ; radio insp. for airline 1943-45 ; app. radio 
engineer in the Dept. of State June 1, 1945 ; radio 
transmitter operator, CAF-9, Oct. 19, 1947 ; GS-11 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — IBD. 

Bauer, Henri Francis. — b. Paris, France, Jan. 20. 
1903 ; naturalized 1933 ; Conservatoire National des 
Arts et Metiers, grad. 1924 ; N.Y.U., M.A. 1932 ; Sor- 
bonne, Ph.D. 1936 ; studied at I'Ecole du Louvre, 
I'Ecole des Hautes Etudes Sociales (journalism), 
I'Ecole d'Enseignement Financier, Paris ; Am. Inst 
of Banking; Columbia U., grad. work 1931-35; Nat 
U. of Mexico, summers 1940 and 1941 ; New Sch. for 
Social Research, grad. work 1942-43 ; French mil. ser, 
in Tunisia and Algeria, 1924-25 ; instr., Berlitz Sch 
of Languages, Washington, 1926-28 ; with banking and 
trust cos. in Paris and N.Y. ; author and translator 
prof, of Romance languages and chm. of Dept., St 
John's U., 1930-42 ; visiting prof, in grad. sch., Man 
hattan Coll., 1935-38 ; asst. and assoc. language edi 
tor, Office of War Information, 1942-43 ; psychologi- 
cal warfare branch, A.F.H.Q. (North Africa, England, 
France, and Italy 1943-45), deputy chief of press and 
publications and chief of publications and stockpiling, 
P.W.B. (Western Mediterranean 1944) ; sr. rep. in Lon- 
don and Paris, Office of War Information, 1944 ; deputy 
chief of information centers, P.W.B., Liberated Italy 
1944-45 ; sr. rep. with overseas publications branch, 
Office of War Information, 1945 ; app. asst. chief, Cen- 
tral Translating Div., Dept. of State, CAF-13, Doc. 31, 
1945 ; Div. of Language Sers. Aug. 12, 1947 ; GS-13 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; act. chief Div. of Language Sers., Dec. 
14, 1949-Feb. 3, 1950.— TC. 

Bauer, Rohert Albert. — b. Vienna, Austria, August 
29, 1910 ; naturalized 1946 ; high sch. and jr. coll., 
Vienna, grad. 1929 ; Inst, for Int. Relations, Geneva, 
grad. 1931 ; Hochschule fuer Welthandel, Vienna, grad. 
1932 ; U. of Vienna, L.L.D. 1933 ; lawyer 1933-38 ; for. 
reporter, Prague, 1939 ; chief of Austrian Freedom 
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broadcasting co. in Ohio 1941 ; consultant 1942, editor 
1942-43, program dir. 1943-44, sr. field rep. 1944-45, 
Office of War Information ; transferred to Dept. of 
State as radio commentator, CAF-12, Jan. 1, 1046; 
editor in chief, CAF-13, Jan. 9, 1949 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 
1949; married. — IBD. 

Bauer, Walter. — b. Breslau, Germany, June 2, 1902 ; 
naturalized 1935 ; Latin Sch. grad. ; U. of Leipzig, 
D. of Pol. Sci. 1924 ; statistician, U. of Kiel, Germany, 
1924-25 ; r^dacteur. Int. Inst, of Agri., Rome, 1925- 
29; assoc. in agri. econ., U. of Calif., 1929-30; tech. 
agt. 1930-31, tech. asst. in Marseille and Paris 1931- 
34, For. Ser. Div., Dept. of Agri. ; economist, Dept. of 
Agri., 1934-37, 1939-46 ; instr., Dept. of Agri. Grad. 
Sch., 1935-38 ; economist 1937-39, chief of gen. econ. 
section, 1946-47, Farm Credit Admin. ; consultant. 
War Dept. Mission to Germany, 1947 ; app. economist, 
P-6, in the Dept. of State Oct. 6, 1947 ; int. economist 
June 18, 1948; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949; married.— ED. 

Baum, Robert David. — b. Far Rockaway, N.Y., Oct. 
25, 1912 ; White Plains High Sch. grad. ; Williams 
Coll., B.A. 1934 ; Columbia U., M.A. 1935, Ph.D. 1943 ; 
fellow, Brookings Inst., 1938-39 ; consultant, Common- 
wealth Fund, 1938 ; econ. consultant. Twentieth Cen- 
tury Fund, 1939-40; instr., Brooklyn Coll., 1936-38, 
1939-40 ; research technician, Nat. Resources Planning 
Bd., 1940-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, overseas ser. ; app. 
divisional asst., P-3, in the Dept. of State Nov. 13, 
1945 ; P-4 June 5, 1946 ; research analyst Nov. 17, 
1946; P-5 Oct. 19, 1947; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949; mar- 
ried. — DRN. 

Baumgartner, Harriet May. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y. ; Rich- 
mond Hill High Sch. grad. ; Hunter Coll., B. A. 1930 ; 
Columbia U., M.S. 1940; reference librarian 1931-34, 
1937-38, sch. librarian 1934-35, cataloger, 1935-37, 
readers' adviser 1938-44, with public library ; infor- 
mation specialist. Office of War Information, 1944-45 ; 
transferred to the Dept. of State as information 
specialist, CAF-7, Aug. 31, 1945 ; documentation 
specialist, P-4, June 30. 1946 ; librarian Feb. 26, 
1948 ; asst. chief of field sers. section, Div. of Libraries 
and Insts., P-5, Dec. 26, 1948 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949.— 
ILL 

Baumhover, Denis Anthony. — b. Carroll, Iowa, Aug. 
25, 1919 ; Carroll High Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., A.B. 
1947 ; U.S. Navy 1942-46, It. (jg) ; app. For. ser. offi- 
cer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. May 15, 1947 ; to the Dept. May 26, 1947 ; v.c. and 
3d sec. at New Delhi July 23, 1947 ; v.c. at Bombay 
Nov. 22, 1948 ; at Frankfort on the Main Mar. 11, 1949. 

Baxter, William Oliver. — b. Knightstown, Ind., July 
21, 1904; Knightstown High Sch. grad. ; De Pauw U., 
B.A. 1924; U. of 111., A.M. 1926; Sorbonne 1926-27; 
U. of Munich 1931 ; Princeton, M.A. 1938 ; asst. head of 
Eng. Dept., Robert Coll., Istanbul, 1929-35 ; head of 
Eng. Dept., Hun Sch., 1937-41 ; prof, and dir. of Sch. 
of Letters, U. of Okla., 1941-44 ; app. country special- 
ist at $5,600 (P-6) in the Dept. of State June 29, 1944 ; 
detailed to U.S. Mission to Observe Elections in 
Greece, 1946; asst. chief, Div. of Greek, Turkish, and 
Iranian Affairs, P-7, Mar. 7, 1948 ; For. Ser. Reserve 
officer of class three and att. at Ankara Apr. 27, 1949 ; 
1st sec. at Ankara May 27, 1949 ; married. 



Bay, Charles Ulrlch. — b. Rensselaer, N.Y., Sept. 5, 
1885 ; high-sch. grad. ; founder of medical mfg. oo. 

1915 ; dir. of banks 1932-33 ; founder of oil co. 1935 ; 
dir. of steamship line 1935-37 ; constructor of pipeline 
1938 ; niem. of purchase' policy advisory comm.. War 
Dept., 1943 ; dir. of steam sliovel co. 1944 ; app. A.E. 
and P. to Norway June 6, 1946 ; married. 

Bay, Ren6 John. — b. Detroit, Mich., June 1, 1919 ; 
St. Francis de Sales High Sch. grad. ; Wayne U., B.A. 
1941 ; private lessons in Fr. ; econ. analyst, Dept. of 
Com., 1941-44 ; app. v.c. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and 
assigned at Georgetown Nov. 25, 1944 ; at Grenada, 
temp., May 28, 1945 ; at Georgetown July 25, 1945 ; 
also admin, asst. at Georgetown July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class twelve and v.c. at Georgetown Nov. 
13, 1946 ; econ. analyst at Caracas Feb. 27, 1947 ; class 
eleven Sept. 7, 1947 ; class nine Sept. 19, 1948. 

Baynard, John P. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., June 30, 
1906; Howard U., B.S. 1938; chauffeur, waiter cap- 
tain for caterer 1928-33 ; elk., Howard U., 1938-40 ; 
civil engineer for Liberian Govt. 1940-42 ; U.S. Army 
1942-45, 1st It., overseas ser. ; deputy field supervisor, 
UNRRA, 1945-47 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
eleven and assigned as building and ground super- 
visor at Monrovia Nov. 17, 1947 ; class ten and building 
supt. at Monrovia Apr. 17, 1949 ; married. 

Beach, Arthur Eugene. — b. Washington, D.C., Mar. 24, 
1907 ; Central High Sch. grad. ; George Washington U. 
B.A. 1930, grad. work 1931-32 ; N.Y.U., cert. 1942 ; 
elk.. Govt, depts., 1924-27; archive asst. at $1,320 in 
the Dept. of State July 20, 1927; at $1,440 July 1, 
1928; at $1,500 July 1, 1928; at $1,800 Jan. 1, 1929; 
at $1,920 July 1, 1930 ; at $2,000 Aug. 1, 1930 ; asst. 
sec, Provisional Comm. for a Nat. Archives, 1930 ; 
mem., Conciliation Comm. of the Dept. of State, 1933- 
36; at $2,600 Apr. 1, 1935; resigned June 30, 1938; 
archivist 1938-42, special asst. to exec, officer 1942, 
The Nat. Archives ; chief, Document Security Section, 
Office of Econ. Warfare Analysis, 1942-43 ; app. di- 
visional asst. at $4,600 in the Dept. of State June 22, 
1943 ; transferred to Office of For. Econ. Admin, as 
asst. chief of textile section, Bu. of Supplies, Dec. 6, 
1943 ; app. econ. analyst. Middle East Supply Center, 
at Cairo July 11, 1944 ; research analyst, P-6, Dec. 5, 
1946 ; chief of section, Div. of Research for Near East 
and Africa, Apr. 6, 1947 ; chief of Near Eastern branch, 
P-7, Apr. 4, 1948 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — 
DRN. 

Beach, William Hall. — b. Concord Wharf, Va., May 
20, 1893 ; Onancock High Sch. grad. ; U. of Va., B.A. 

1916 ; Harvard U., A.M. 1917 ; U. of Grenoble, summer 
1920 ; U. of Va., summer 1921 ; Middlebury Fr. Sch., 
summers 1922 and 1923 ; U.S. Army 1917-19 ; instr. in 
prep. sch. 1919-24 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and 
v.c. of career Oct. 16, 1924 ; v.c. at Bombay Nov. 8, 
1924 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at Bombay Oct. 16, 
1929 ; at Antwerp Sept. 18, 1931 ; class seven July 1, 
1934 ; class six Apr. 1, 1936 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Dec. 1, 1937 ; class five June 16, 1938 ; class four Aug. 
16, 1941 ; cons, at Johannesburg Oct. 2, 1941 ; at 
Lourenco Marques, temp., Sept. 18, 1943 ; at Johannes- 
burg Nov. 20, 1943 ; class three May 16, 1945 ; 1st sec. 
and cons, at Addis Ababa Feb. 20, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer 



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of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons, at L^opoldville Nov. 
25, 1947 ; cons. gen. Feb. 12, 1948 ; cons. gen. at L^o- 
poldville Feb. 23, 1948 ; class two Apr. 21, 1949 ; 
to the Dept. Mar. 14, 1950 ; married. 

Beachley, Kenneth G. — b. Somerset, Pa., May 13, 
1910 ; Pa. State Coll., B.S. 1933, M.S. 1938 ; research 
asst.. Pa. State Coll., 1937-38 ; advanced plant patholo- 
gist. Pa. State govt., 1938-41 ; pathologist, Dept. of 
Agri., 1941-43 ; U.S. Navy 1943-46, It., overseas ser. ; 
agri. specialist 1946-47, chief of dept. 1947-49, 
OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class three and 
assigned as agri. specialist, Food and Agri. Div., Office 
of Econ. Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 
1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Beal, Williams. — b. Hanover, Mass., Feb. 7, 1920 ; 
Ginasio Pinto Ferreira, Petropolis, Brazil ; Bscola 
Americana, Rio de Janeiro, grad. ; Antioch Coll., B.A. 
1946 ; lecturer on Brazil, N.Y. World's Fair, summers 
1939 and 1940 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, 1st It., overseas 
ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 21, 1946 ; to the Dept. July 
13, 1946 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Montevideo July 26, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; class five 
and 2d sec. at Montevideo in addition to duties as 
v.c. Apr. 14, 1948 ; v.c. at Victoria, Brazil, May 19, 
1948 ; married. 

Beale, Wilson Thomas Moore, Jr. — b. Salisbury, Md., 
July 22, 1909 ; Blair Acad. grad. ; Princeton U., A.B. 
1941 ; U. of Pa., M.B.A. 1933, grad. work 1940-41 ; 
London Sch. of Econ. and Pol. Sci. 1933-35 ; economist, 
U.S. Tariff Commn., 1936-42 ; U.S. Navy 1942-45, It., 
overseas ser. ; app. adviser on Brit. Empire and Com- 
monwealth cml. affairs, P-7, in the Dept. of State Jan. 
5, 1946 ; asst. chief, Div. of Cml. Policy, Nov. 17, 1946 ; 
act. assoc. chief June 21, 1948 ; detailed to Nat. War 
Coll. Aug. 30, 1948-June 21, 1949; GS-14 Oct. 30, 
1949; married. — CP. 

Beales, James Avener. — b. Braddock, Va., Dec. 20, 
1909 ; George Mason High Sch. (Alexandria) ; photog- 
rapher with newspaper 1928-41, in govt. ser. 1941—48 ; 
U.S. Navy 1944-45 ; instr., Dept. of Agri. Grad Sch., 
1947- ; app. fllmstrip production technician, CAF-9, 
in the Dept. of State June 1, 1948 ; GS-9 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
photographic technologist, GS-11, Nov. 28, 1949 ; 
married. — INP. 

Beall, Austin Lewis. — b. Kemptown, Md., June 13, 
1913 ; Damascus High Sch. grad. ; George Washington 
U., A.B. 1938 ; Am. U. 1938-42 ; personnel asst.. Home 
Owners' Loan Corp., 1934-41 ; investigator. Civil Ser. 
Commn., 1941-42 ; U.S. Navy 1942-46, It. comdr. ; 
management analyst, Nat. Bu. of Standards, June— Dec. 
1946 ; app. personnel technician, CAF-11, in the Dept. 
of State Dec. 23, 1946 ; personnel officer, CAF-12, Mar. 
7, 1948 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949.— FP. 

Beam, Jacob Dyneley. — b. Princeton, N.J., Mar. 24, 
1908 ; Kent Sch. grad. ; Princeton U., B.A. 1929 ; Cam- 
bridge U., England, 1929-30 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
at Geneva June 2, 1931 ; v.c. at Geneva July 14, 1931 ; 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at Geneva Jan. 2, 1932 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 29, 1932 ; v.c. at Geneva Mar. 30, 
1933 ; 3d sec. at Berlin Nov. 24, 1934 ; class eight Mar. 



16, 1939 ; to the Dept. Aug. 1, 1940 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at 
London Apr. 10, 1941 ; class seven Aug. 16, 1941 ; 2d 
sec. at London in addition to duties as v.c. Dec. 9, 
1941 ; cons. Jan. 19, 1943 ; cons, at London in addition 
to duties as 2d sec. Jan. 26, 1943 ; class six Nov. 16, 
1943 ; For. Ser. officer, staff of U.S. pol. adviser on 
German affairs. Supreme Headquarters, A.E.F., Oct. 
16, 1944 ; class four May 16, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; to the Dept. Aug. 28, 1947 ; 
chief, Div. of Central European Affairs, Oct. 1, 1947; 
class two Apr. 14, 1948 ; act. special asst., Office of 
German and Austrian Affairs, Mar. 17, 1949 ; cons, at 
Batavia Aug. 1, 1949 ; cons. gen. Oct. 7, 1949 ; cons, 
gen. at Batavia Oct. 18, 1949, Djakarta Dec. 30, 1949 ; 
couns. of emb. at Djakarta in addition to duties as cons, 
gen. Jan. 30, 1950. 

Beaman, Chester E. — b. Kokomo, Ind., Jan. 16, 1916 ; 
DePauw U., A.B. 1938 ; U. of Mich., A.M., 1940 ; U. of 
Calif. 1944 ; Am. Inst, of For. Trade 1948 ; elk.. Civil 
Ser. Commn., 1940-41 ; personnel asst.. Fed. Security 
Agency, 1941-42 ; classification analyst 1942-43, chief 
of section 1946-49, War Dept. ; U.S. Army 1943-46 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class three and assigned 
as chief of employee relations and sers.. Personnel 
Div., Office of Admin., at Frankfort on the Main Sept. 
1, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Bean, Ruth F. — b. Apr. 18, 1922 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class nine and assigned as research asst. at 
Nanking Sept. 5, 1947 ; detailed to Johns Hopkins U. 
for Mongolian language and area study Dec. 1948. 

Bean, Weldon. L. — b. Aroya, Col., Dec. 20, 1911 ; 
N. Central High Sch. (Spokane, Wash.) grad.; elk., 
U.S. Employees Compensation Commn., 1936 ; person- 
nel elk., Post Office Dept., 1936-42 ; classification 
analyst, asst. chief, and acting chief of classification 
branch, U.S. Maritime Commn., 1942—47 ; app. classi- 
fication officer, CAF-11, in the Dept. of State Nov. 10, 
1947 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— DP. 

Beaton, Bertha Bene (Mrs.) — b. Aurora, Nebr. ; Man- 
ual Training High Sch. (Denver) grad. ; business-sch. 
grad. ; U. of Denver 1941-47 ; instr. in business sch. 
1923-24 ; elk. stenographer 1924-28, Jr. exec. 1928-41, 
with automobile co. ; sec. Navy Dept., 1941 ; property 
auditor 1941-42, exec. sec. 1942-43, admin, asst. 1943- 
44, War Dept. ; regional classification officer 1944-46, 
asst. regional personnel officer 1946-47, Office of Price 
Admin. ; regional personnel officer, Dept. of Agri., 1947 ; 
app. position analyst, CAF-11, In the Dept. of State 
Dec. 29, 1947 ; wage specialist, CAF-12, Apr. 17, 1949 ; 
GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949.— FP. 

Beattle, Edward William, Jr. — b. Springfield, Mass., 
Nov. 6, 1909 ; Yale U., A.B. 1931 ; with press assn. in 
U.S. and abroad 1931-46 ; special adviser, HQ, USFA, 
Vienna, 1947 ; app. chief of news section. Int. Broad- 
casting Div., Dept. of State, CAP-15, Jan. 24, 1949; 
GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949.— IBD. 

Beauchamp, William E. — b. Aug. 30, 1912 ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned as 
entries permit officer. Travel Control Div., Office of 
Pol. Affairs, at Paris, Jan. 17, 1950 ; married. — HICOG. 



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Beaudry, Robert M. — b. Lewlston, Maine, May 12, 
1923 ; Edward Little High Sch. grad. ; Catholic U., 
A.B. 1943 ; U.S. Army 1943-46 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. In the Dlplo. Ser. June 
14, 1940 ; to the Dept. June 29, 1946 ; 3d sec. at Dublin 
Aug. 2, 1940 ; For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 
1946; v.c. at Dublin in addition to duties 9 8 3d sec. 
Feb. 4, 1948 ; class five and 2d sec. in addition to duties 
as v.c. Apr. 14, 1948 ; v.c. at Casablanca Sept. 27, 
1948 ; 2d sec. and v.c. at Tangier, temp., Feb. 9, 1949; 
v.c. at Casablanca Apr. 18, 1949 ; married. 

Beaulac, Willard Leon. — b. Pawtucket, R.I., July 25, 
1899 ; Pawtucket High Sch. grad. ; Georgetown U., 
B.S. (For. Ser.) 1921 ; George Washington U., summer 
1921 ; U.S. Navy 1918-19 ; elk., Bu. of Internal Rev- 
enue, 1921 ; app. v.c. of career of class three Oct. 26, 
1921 ; v.c. at Tampico Dec. 14, 1921 ; class two Feb. 
26, 1923; v.c. at Puerto Castilla May 12, 1923; class 
one Nov. 23, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 
1924 ; class eight and cons. Aug. 8, 1924 ; cons, at Arica 
Mar. 9, 1925 ; sec. of Am. del. and asst. sec. gen. of 
Plebiscitary Commu., Tacna-Arica Arbitration, 1926 ; 
class seven June 8, 1927 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 5, 
1927 ; 3d sec. at Port au Prince Oct. 12, 1927 ; to the 
Dept. Apr. 13, 1928 ; 2d sec. at Managua Dec. 10, 1928 ; 
class six May 23, 1929 ; class five July 1, 1931 ; 2d sec. 
at San Salvador Jan. 12, 1933 ; to the Dept. Apr. 20, 

1933 ; asst. chief, Div. of Latin Am. Affairs, Feb. 15, 

1934 ; detailed to the leg. at Guatemala Mar. 2-May 16, 
1934 ; class four Oct. 1, 1935 ; asst. chief, Div. of the 
Am. Republics, May 24, 1937 ; Ist sec. at Habana June 
11, 1937 ; class three Jan. 3, 1938 ; class two Aug. 1, 
1940 ; couns. of emb. at Habana Sept. 27, 1940 ; at Ma- 
drid Apr. 23, 1941 ; cons. gen. May 8, 1941 ; cons. gen. at 
Madrid in addition to duties as couns. of emb. June 12, 
1941 ; class one Oct. 20, 1942 ; A.E. and P. to Paraguay 
Mar. 21, 1944 ; For. Ser. officer of class of career min- 
ister Nov. 14, 1940; A.E. and P. to Colombia Apr. 10, 
1947 ; married. 

Beaumont, Adam. — b. England, Jan. 24, 1890 ; nat- 
uralized 1900; Lawrence (Mass.) High Sch. grad.; 
business sch. ; Boston U. 1914-16 ; elk. 1917-18, in War 
Dept. 1918 ; app. elk. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 4, 1918 ; 
assigned to the leg. at Port au Prince Jan. 25, 1919 ; 
resigned July 31, 1920 ; conducted shopping bu. 1920- 
21 ; accountant 1921-22 ; app. elk. In Am. consulate 
at Salonikl Apr. 1922 ; v.c. at Saloniki Aug. 25, 1922 ; 
at Patras Sept. 11, 1923 ; at Salonikl Sept. 22, 1923 ; 
at Naples Dec. 5, 1924 ; at Rivlfere du Loup June 30, 
1930 ; at Hamilton, Ont., Oct. 6, 1930 ; at London, 
Ont., temp., Aug. 3, 1937 ; at Hamilton, Ont., Aug. 
26, 1937 ; at Quebec May 6, 1941 ; For. Ser. Staff offi- 
cer of class nine Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons. Dec. 23, 1946 ; 
cons, at Quebec Jan. 31, 1947 ; class eight June 29, 
1947 ; cons, at Funchal Sept. 22, 1947 ; at Malaga 
Feb. 25, 1949 ; married. 

Bechhoefer, Bernhard G. — b. St. Paul, Minn., Jan. 24, 
1904 ; St. Paul Acad. grad. ; Harvard U., A.B. 1925, 
LL.B. 1928 ; mem. of bar of Minn. ; research asst., 
Mass. Survey of Crime and Criminal Law, 1928 ; 
partner in law firm 1929-42 ; app. divisional asst. at 
$3,800 in the Dept. of State Apr. 29, 1942 ; at $4,600 
Oct. 1, 1042 ; asst. to chief of planning staff as ad- 
viser on sers. for wartime agencies, Office of the For. 



Ser., at $5,600 (CAF-13) June 16, 1944 ; special asst. 
to the dlr.. Office of the For. Ser., Apr. 1, 1945 ; expert, 
Div. of Int. Security Affairs, P-7, Mar. 11, 1946 ; 
detailed to Nat. War Coll. Aug. 30, 1948-June 21, 
1949 ; officer in charge of Int. security affairs Oct. 3, 
1949 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — UNP. 

Beck, Edward. — b. Seattle, Wash., May 19, 1915 ; 
Cornish Sch. (Seattle), teaching cert. 1935; I'aris 
Conservatory, grad. work 1939-41 ; asst. to music dlr. 
1938 ; chief French announcer 1941, chief editor- 
announcer 1941-42, for broadcasting cos. ; script edi- 
tor and announcer. Office of War Information, 1942-45 ; 
transferred to the Dept. of State as announcer, CAF- 
11, Jan. 1, 1946 ; with Dept. of State on contract 
basis June-Oct. 1948 ; app. radio program producer, 
CAF-11, in the Dept. of State, Oct. 11, 1948 ; GS-11 
Oct. 30, 1949. — IBD. 

Beck, Elizabeth D. (Mrs.) — b. Dec. 24, 1899; app. 
elk. in Am. leg. at The Hague Mar. 6, 1922 ; at Rotter- 
dam Apr. 1, 1922 ; at Amsterdam Oct. 11, 1925 ; at The 
Hague Apr. 1, 1930 ; at Helsinki Sept. 30, 1940 ; at 
Stockholm Nov. 9, 1943 ; at The Hague Sept. 6, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten and admin, asst. at 
The Hague Nov. 13, 1946 ; class nine Dec. 25, 1949. 

Beck, Gertrude A. L, — b. Ardmore, Pa., May 14, 
1904 ; Northwestern U., A.B. 1925, also 1927-28, 1933- 
35 ; sec. and stenog. 1926-42 ; elk., Office of Price 
Admin., 1942-45 ; admin, asst., OMGUS, 1945-49 ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned as 
admin, officer at Bonn Oct. 16, 1949. — HICOG. 

Beck, Louis Charles. — b. Milwaukee, Wis., Jan. 25, 
1908; Pasadena (Calif.) High Sch. grad.; U. of 
Southern Calif., A.B. 1931, M.A. 1933, LL.B. 1936; 
mem. of bar of Calif. ; atty. and trust administrator 
for bank 1936-38 ; private law practice 1938-40 ; diplo. 
courier, Dept. of State, 1940-41 ; U.S. Army 1941-43, 
capt., overseas ser. ; asst. communications officer, Dept. 
of State, 1943-44 ; private law practice 1945-46 ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class five and assigned as att. 
at Sofia Jan 9, 1947 ; at Athens May 10, 1949 ; class 
three May 15, 1949. 

Beck, Ralph Waldo. — b. Tacoma, Wash., Nov. 12, 
1915 ; high sch. grad. ; U. of Chicago 1936-38 ; reporter 
1938—41, asst. city editor and reporter 1941-42, mgr. 
of overseas editions 1945-46, business mgr. in overseas 
bu. 1946-47, newspapers and press assns. ; publicity 
dir. for radio program 1941 ; volunteer, Am. Field Ser., 
1942^5 ; chief of accreditation branch. Public Infor- 
mation Div., U.S. Army, 1947-48 ; app. For. Ser. Re- 
serve officer of class four and assigned as att. at Rome 
Oct. 15, 1948 ; married. 

Beck, William Hopkins. — b. Washington, D.C., Sept. 
8, 1892 ; Eastern High Sch. ; business sch. ; sec. to 
mem. of Cong. 1% yrs. ; Inst, of Industrial Research 
3}^ yrs. ; Nat. Geographic Society 2 yrs. ; U.S. Army 
1917-20, overseas ser. ; detailed to Am. Commn. to 
Negotiate Peace, Paris, 1919 ; app. special asst. at 
$2,500 In the Dept. of State Jan. 13, 1920 ; private 
sec. to the sec. of state June 1, 1920 ; drafting officer 
at $3,000 Nov. 1, 1920 ; at $3,500 July 16, 1923 ; asst. 
to the sec. of state at $3,800 Feb. 1, 1926 ; at $4,200 



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Feb. 2, 1926 ; at $4,600 Apr. 1, 1926 ; at $5,000 Feb. 1, 
1927 ; at $5,200 July 1, 1928 ; at $8,000 Dec. 1, 1929 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class three, cons, gen., and sec. In 
the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; cons. gen. at Ottawa 
Dec. 30, 1931 ; at Oslo Aug. 28, 1935 ; at Hamilton, 
Bermuda, Nov. 22, 1939 ; class two May 16, 1945 ; 
cons. gen. at Southampton June 7, 1945 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class two Nov. 13, 1946 ; married. 

Becker, Raymond John. — b. Los Angeles, Calif., Jan. 
8, 1922 ; Alhambra High Sch. grad. ; U. of Calif., B. A. 
1947 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, overseas ser. ; app. For. 
Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. July 21, 1947 ; to the Dept. Aug. 24, 1947 ; 
v.c. at Madras Oct. 20, 1947; to the Dept. June 13, 
1949 ; detailed to U. of Pa. for Hindustani language and 
area study Sept. 1949 ; married. 

Beckner, Earl Rucker. — b. Greenfield, Ind., Oct. 23, 
1895 ; Metropolitan Sch. of Music 1916-18 ; Butler U., 
A.B. 1923 ; U. of Chicago, A.M. 1924, Ph.D. 1927 : 
U.S. Army 1918 ; asst. prof., assoc. prof., and head of 
dept. of econ. and business admin., Butler U. 1927-39 ; 
chm. of labor bd. 1934-35 ; asst. dir. of div.. Farm 
Security Admin. 1939-42 ; economist and section chief. 
War Production Bd., 1942-45 ; chief of section, and 
act. chief of div., For. Econ. Admin., 1945-46 ; trans- 
ferred to Dept. of State as chief of section, P-7, Oct. 
20, 1945 ; asst. chief, Div. of Int. Labor, Social and 
Health Affairs, July 1, 1946 ; chief of branch and econ. 
adviser, OMGUS, 1946-49 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer 
of class two and chief, Manpower Div., Office of Labor 
Affairs, at Franljfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; mar- 
ried. — HICOG. 

Beckwith, John W. — b. Washington, D.C, Dec. 26, 
1904; Central High Sch. (Atlanta, Ga.) grad.; busi- 
ness-sch. grad. ; elk. for railroad 1924-29, for Post 
Office Dept. 1929-36 ; liaison officer and rate elk., So- 
cial Security Bd., 1936-41 ; admin, officer. Fed. Se- 
curity Agency, 1942 ; admin, officer and analyst, War 
Production Bd., 1942-44 ; for. econ. analyst. For. 
Econ. Admin., 1944-45 ; transferred to the Dept. of 
State as asst. chief of import traffic section. Office of 
For. Liquidation, CAF-13, Oct. 20, 1945 ; chief. Redis- 
tribution Div., CAF-14, Sept. 8, 1946 ; admin, officer, 
CAF-11, Aug. 23, 1947; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949; mar- 
ried. — DRN. 

Beddie, James Stuart. — b. St. Paul, Minn., July 29, 
1902 ; Central High Sch. grad. ; U. of Minn., A.B. 1922 ; 
Harvard U., A.M. 1925, Ph.D. 1928 ; research fellow in 
Europe 1931-33 ; teacher in high sch. 1923-24 ; asst. 
prof, of Latin, Wabash Coll., 1925-26 ; prof, of hist.. 
Upper Iowa U. 1928-30, N. Dak. State Teachers' Coll. 
1930-31 ; instr.. Northern Mont. State Coll. 1934-35, 
U. of Akron 1935-36 ; app. research asst. at $3,200 
(P-3) in the Dept. of State June 1, 1936 ; P-4 Dec. 16, 
1939; furlough for mil. ser. (U.S. Navy, It. comdr., 
overseas ser.) Feb. 19, 1943-Dec. 3, 1945; historian, 
P-5, Sept. 22, 1946 ; P-6 Nov. 14, 1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 
1949 ; married.— RE. 

Beebe, Marcus, Jr. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Aug. 21, 
1921 ; Harvard U., B.A. 1944 ; U.S.M.C. 1943-46, over- 
seas ser. ; trainee with mfg. co. 1946-47 ; app. For. 



Ser. Staff officer of class eleven and assigned to the 
Dept. June 28, 1948 ; v.c. at Salonika Sept. 17, 1948 ; 
married. 

Beede, Kenneth Charles. — b. Enosburg Falls, Vt., Nov. 
22, 1898 ; business-sch. grad. ; George Washington U., 
A.B. 1927 ; Harvard U., M.B.A. 1929 ; studied German 
in Heidelburg, summer 1927 ; Am. U., Ph.D. 1944 ; time- 
keeper for silver co. 1915-17; bookkeeper 1918—20; 
public accountant 1920-33, 1932-33 ; tax specialist 
1923-27 ; with investment counseling firm 1929-32 ; 
economist. Fed. Housing Admin. 1934-42, Nat. Hous- 
ing Agency Oct.-Dec. 1942, and Smaller War Plants 
Corp. 1942—45 ; app. sr. econ. analyst in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary and assigned at Rotterdam July 18, 1945 ; 
at The Hague Nov. 2, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; att. at The Hague July 26, 
1 948 ; class three Mar. 6, 1949 ; married. 

Beers, H. Stewart. — b. Elkton, Md., Oct. 28, 1885 ; 
Troy High Sch. (N.Y) grad. ; Troy Mil. Acad. grad. ; 
business-sch. grad. ; Amherst Coll. 1901-02 ; private 
sec. to pres. of bank 1913-15 ; financial comptroller, 
Am. Red Cross Mission to Greece, 1918 ; examiner of 
claims. Ordnance Claims Board, 1919 ; chief statisti- 
cian, Arbitration of Internal Central European Water- 
ways, 1920-21 ; elk.. For. Ser., 1923-44 ; cml. analyst, 
Reconstruction Finance Corp., 1944-47 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class ten and assigned as v.c. at Stras- 
bourg Sept. 8, 1947 ; class nine Dec. 12, 1948 ; married. 

Beers, Henry Putney. — b. Scranton, Pa., May 7, 1907 ; 
Tech. High Sch. grad. ; Lafayette Coll., B. S. 1930 ; 
U. of Pa., M.A. 1931, Ph.D. 1935 ; asst. in hist, U. of 
Pa., 1932-33 ; research worker with Fed. Civil Works 
Admin. 1933-34 ; relief investigator, Philadelphia 
County relief bd., 1934-36 ; research asst.. Works Prog- 
ress Admin., 1936-37 ; archivist, Nat. Archives, 1938- 
46 ; detailed to Navy Dept. as historian 1943—44 ; U.S. 
Navy 1944-46 ; app. research asst., P-4, in the Dept. 
of State Nov. 25, 1946 ; for. relations historian Mar. 9, 
1947; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949; married.— RE. 

Beegr, John Murray. — b. San Jos6, Costa Rica, of 
Canadian parents, Jan. 5, 1903 ; naturalized ; Lyc6e de 
Bayonne, France ; Coll&ge de Vevey, Switzerland ; 
prep. sch. in Clifton, England ; U. of Seville, Spain, 
1919 ; Harvard U., A.B. 1924, grad. work 1925-26 ; 
Magdalen Coll., Oxford U., B.A. 1925 ; publicity work 
for telephone co. 1926-27 ; educational film-production, 
California, 1927-28 ; asst. editor and Far East dir. for 
newsreel co. 1928-30 ; editor for newsreel cos. 1930- 
36 ; exec. v. pres. of motion-picture merchandising 
Corp. 1936-40 ; exec. asst. to pres., radio-productions 
Corp., 1940-41 ; app. divisional asst. at $5,600 in the 
Dept. of State Jan. 16. 1941 ; asst. chief, Div. of 
Cultural Relations, Sept. 6, 1941 ; at $6,500 Feb. 16, 
1942 ; chm., Jt. Comm. on Content (Motion Pictures) 
1943-44, Jt. Comm. on Motion Pictures and Visual 
Aids 1944-45 ; asst. chief. Motion" Picture and Radio 
Div., Jan. 15, 1944 ; act. chief, temp., Jan. 15, 1944 ; 
at $8,000 (P-8) Aug. 16, 1944; chief, Int. Infor- 
mation Div., Sept. 1, 1944 ; chm., Jt. Comm. on Radio 
Program Content 1944—45 and Jt. Comm. on Publica- 
tions 1944—45 ; alt. U.S. rep., subcomm. on education, 
Comm. for Strengthening Democratic Processes, Far 
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Div., Jan. 1, 1946 ; chief Aug. 25, 1946 ; act. asst. 
dlr. in charge of media, OflBce of Int. Information and 
Cultural Affairs, Apr. 30, 1947; as.st. dir., Oflice of 
Information and Educational E.xchange, June 6, 1947 ; 
v.chni., U.S. del.. Int. Conf. on High Frequency Broad- 
casting, Atlantic City, N.J., 1947 ; information and edi- 
torial specialist, CAF-15, Apr. 19, 1949 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 
1949 ; married. — Oil. 

Beghtol, Robert Wood. — b. Lincoln, Nebr., July 28, 

1914 ; Lincoln High Sch. ; Hill Sch. ; U. of Nebr., A.B 
1937, LL.B. 1939 ; mem. of bar of Nebr. ; teller in bank 
1933-38 ; atty. for trust co. 1939-^1 ; U.S. Army 1941- 
45, capt., overseas ser.'; app. v.c. in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary and assigned to the Dept. Nov. 27, 1945 ; 
v.c. at Munich Jan. 5, 1940 ; also admin, asst. at 
Munich July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
twelve and v.c. at Munich Nov. 13. 1946 ; class ten 
Feb. 23, 1947 ; class nine Doc. 12, 1948 ; class seven 
Sept. 4, 1949 ; pol. officer. Office of Pol. Affairs, at 
Dusseldorf Mar. 19, 1950.— HICOG. 

Behr, Frederic H., Jr. — b. Morristown, N.J., June 9, 

1915 ; Indian River (Fla.) Sch. grad. ; U. of Munich, 
summer of 1939 ; U. of Va., B.A. 1941 ; U.S.M.C. 
1942—45, capt., overseas ser. ; app. v.c. in the For. 
Ser. Auxiliary and assigned to the Dept. Nov. 29, 1945 ; 
v.c. at Montreal Jan. 17, 1946 ; also admin, asst. at 
Montreal July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
twelve and v.c. at Montreal Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven 
May 5, 1947 ; class nine Apr. 18, 1948 ; to the Dept. 
Jan. 10, 1950 ; married. 

Behrendt, Ernst. — b. Berlin, Germany, May 24, 1910 ; 
naturalized 1945 ; Brandenburg High Sch. grad. ; U. 
of Hamburg and U. of Berlin, law degree 1932 ; for 
correspondent, Paris, Belgrade, 1933-38 ; free-lance 
writer, editor, magazine consultant. New York, 1938- 
49 ; information specialist, Office of War Information, 
1944-45 ; editor, Dept. of Army, 1946^9 ; app. radio 
script writer, CAF-11, in the Dept. of State Jan. 26, 
1949 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— IBD. 

Behrens, Robert. — b. Jersey City, N.J., Oct. 8, 1923 ; 
Haverford Coll., A.B. 1946, M.A. 1947 ; Sorbonne 1948- 
49 ; U.S. Navy 1941-45 ; production mgr. for advertis- 
ing firm 1947 ; editor with mfg. co. 1947-48 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class nine and assigned as cultural 
affairs adviser. Office of Land Commr. for Wiirttem- 
berg-Baden, at Stuttgart Dec. 29, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Bekker, Konrad. — b. Berlin, Germany, May 24, 1911 ; 
naturalized 1943 ; Lessing Gymnasium, Frankfort, 
Germany, grad. ; U. of Frankfort, A.M. ; U. of Ham- 
burg, U. of Vienna, and U. of Paris ; U. of Basel, 
Switzerland, I'h.D. 1936 ; research fellow, Brookings 
Inst.. 1938-39 ; instr. in econ., U. of Ky., 1939-43 ; 
economist, Office of Strategic Sers., 1944-45 ; U.S. 
Army 1943— i6, 2d It., overseas ser. ; app. research 
analyst at $5,180 in the Dept. of State Mar. 12, 1946 ; 
P-5 June 30, 1946 ; econ. specialist, P-6, May 15, 1949 ; 
GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — DRF. 

Belcher, George E. — b. Jackson, Mich., Nov. 8, 1915 ; 
Jackson High Sch. ; Jackson Jr. CoU. 1933-34 ; 
musician with orchestras and theaters 1934—40 ; sales- 



man for insur. agency 1940-41 ; U.S. Army 1941-45, 
overseas ser. ; app. elk in the For. Ser. and assigned 
to the Dept. Fob. 15, 1!»40 ; elk. at Cartagena April 3, 
1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class fourteen Nov. 13, 

1946 ; cons. asst. Feb. 23, 1947 ; class eleven and v.c. at 
Cartagena Jan. 25, 1948 ; at Call Oct. 20, 1948 ; at L6o- 
poldville Jan. 3, 1949 ; class ten Feb. 5, 1950. 

Belcher, Taylor Garrison. — b. New York, N.Y., July 1, 
1920 ; Scarborough Sch. grad. ; Brown U., A.B. 1941 ;' 
mgr. of coal co. 1941-42 ; U.S. Navy 1942-45, It. ; 
app. elk. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned to 
the Dept. Nov. 29, 1945 ; v.c. at Mexico City Jan. 
3, 1946 ; also admin, asst. at Mexico City July 1, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve and v.c. at 
Mexico City Nov. 13, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 22, 

1947 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Mexico City April 21. 1947; 
class five and 2d sec. at Mexico City in addition to duties 
as v.c. Apr. 21, 1949 ; v.c. at Glasgow Nov. 17, 1949 ; 
married. 

Belehrad, Joseph Wesley.— b. Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 
Sept. 3, 1918; Franklin High Sch. grad.; U. of Iowa, 
B.A. 1947 ; U.S. Army 1941-46, capt., overseas ser. ; 
salesman for bakery 1946-47 ; traffic and control agt. 
for airlines 1947-48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class eleven and assigned to the Dept. Mar. 1. 1948 ; 
v.c. at Bombay Mar. 11, 1948 ; class ten Feb. 5, 1950. 

Bell, George L — b. Pinos Altos, N.Mex., Feb. 3, 
1888; U. of Calif., L.B. 1909; Harvard U., LL.B. 
1912 ; mem. of bar of Calif. 1912-26 ; elk. in law office 
1912-14 ; part-time prof, of law, U. of Calif., 1914-18 ; 
exec, officer and atty., Calif. State Conimn. of Immi- 
gration and Housing, 1914-18 ; exec, officer, War Labor 
Policies Bd., 1918-19 ; arbitrator for men's clothing 
industry 1919-20 ; consultant in management and in- 
dustrial relations 1921-27 ; v. pres. and dir. of tractor 
CO. 1928-34 ; exec. dir. of clothing group, Nat. Recovery 
Admin., 1934-35 ; v. pres. and dir. of chemical co. 
1935-49 ; chief of branch, Bd. of Econ. Warfare, 1942- 
43 ; dir. of branch and special asst. to admin.. For. 
Econ. Admin., 1943-45 ; assoc. and act. dir.. Office of 
Int. Trade, Dept. of Com., 1945-49 ; mem., Bd. of 
For. Ser., 1947-49 ; chm., Bd. of Alternates, For. Trade 
Zones Bd., 1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of 
class two and assigned as econ. officer and att. at Paris 
Sept. 3, 1949 ; married. 

Bell, Harry H. — b. Haddonfield, N.J., Jan. 2, 1917; 
Westtown Prep. Sch. grad. ; Haverford Coll., S.B. 
1938; Grad. Inst, of Int. Studies (Geneva) 1938-39; 
statistician with bank 1939-41 ; U.S. Army 1941-46, 
1st It., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 22, 
1945 ; to the Dept. Dec. 29, 1945 ; 3d sec. and v.c. 
at Paris Apr. 23, 1946 ;, For. Ser. officer of class six 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; class five and 2d sec. in addition to 
duties as v.c. at Paris Apr. 14, 1948 ; to the Dept. 
Jan. 17, 1949 ; married. — ED. 

Bell, James Dunbar. — b. Lebanon, N.H., July 1, 1911 ; 
Staunton Mil. Acad. grad. ; U. of N. Mex., B.A. 1934 ; 
U. of Chicago, M.A. 1936, Ph.D. 1941 ; reporter 1933- 
34 ; chief statistician, N. Mex. Dept. of Public Welfare, 



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1936-37 ; Instr., Gary Coll., 1939-41 ; analyst, Office 
of Coordinator of Inter-Am. Affairs, 1941-42 ; special 
asst., Dept. of Justice, 1943-44 ; labor att. at Bogota 
1944-46 ; asst. prof., Hamilton Coll., 1946-47 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer of class four, cons, of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 10, 1947 ; to the Dept. June 

15, 1947 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Santiago June 30, 1947 ; 
married. 

Bell, John C— b. Mt. Carmel, Pa., May 21, 1901 ; 
high sch. grad. ; Carnegie Inst, of Tech., cert, in 
architecture 1929 ; architect-engineer for construction 
CO. 1925-30 ; architect. Public Bldgs. Admin., Fed. 
Worljs Agency, 1930—42 ; engineer and explorer. Recon- 
struction Finance Corp., 1942^7 ; app. architectural 
engineer, P-^, in the Dept. of State Oct. 13, 1947 ; 
GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — CS. 

Bell, John 0. — b. Manila, P.I., of Am. parents, Oct. 
4, 1912 ; business sch. ; George Washington U., B.S. 
1934, J.D. 1939 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; in Dept. of Agri. 
1929-31 ; app. elk. at $1,440 in the Dept. of State 
Jan. 19, 1931 ; at $1,620 Aug. 1, 1934 ; at $1,800 June 

16, 1936 ; at $2,000 Aug. 1, 1936 ; at $2,300 Dec. 17, 
1937 ; tech. asst. (legal) at $2,600 Aug. 16, 1938 ; ad- 
min, asst. at $3,200 July 17, 1939 ; divisional asst. at 
$3,800 Aug. 1, 1941 ; at $4,600 May 16, 1943, admin, 
officer and chief of air priorities section, Div. of Int. 
Communications, Mar. 16, 1943 ; divisional asst. at 
$5,600 Feb. 16, 1944 ; at $6,230 (P-6) July 1, 1945 ; 
chief of air transport section. Aviation Div., P-7, 
Jan. 23, 1946 ; asst. chief. Aviation Div., June 16, 
1946 ; assoc. chief, P-8, Mar. 23, 1947 ; chief Jan. 11, 

1948 ; assoc. chief, Div. of Northern European Affairs, 
Aug. 25, 1948 ; act. «',aputy dir.. For. Mil. Assistance 
Programs, Sept. 12, 1949 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 ; asst. 
dir.. Office of Dir. for Mutual Assistance Program, Jan. 
23, 1950; married.— S/MDA. 

Bell, Lois Maxwell. — b. Feb. 23, 1909 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class eight and classification analyst 
at Seoul Jan. 1, 1949. 

Bellquist, Eric Cyril. — b. Jersey City, N.J., Sept. 22, 
1904 ; U. of Calif., A.B. 1927, M.A. 1928, Ph.D. 1932 ; 
Uppsala U., Sweden, 1930-31 ; traveling fellow in 
Scandinavian countries 1930-31, 1939-40 ; with news- 
papers 1923-25 ; teaching fellow 1927-30, instr., asst. 
prof., and assoc. prof, of pol. sci. 1936-43, v.chm., dept. 
of pol. sci., 1947-48, asst. dean of students 1948-49, 
U. of Calif. ; research for private org. 1930 ; instr. in 
pol. sci., Los Angeles Jr. Coll., 1932-36 ; prin- 
cipal regional specialist, Office of War Information, 
1943-45 ; transferred to the Dept. of State as CAF- 
15 Aug. 31, 1945 ; act. chief. Area Div. I, Jan. 1, 1946 ; 
chief, P-8, Nov. 17, 1940 ; resigned Aug. 27, 1947 ; 
reapp. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class two and as- 
signed as public affairs officer at Stockholm May 28, 

1949 ; 1st sec. at Stockholm June 24, 1949 ; married. 

Belovsky, Sidney Arthur. — b. New York, N.Y., Aug. 
3, 1901 ; elk. and salesman in U.S. and S. Africa 
1917-21 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Prince Rupert 
Mar. 1921 ; at Vancouver Sept. 1923 ; v.c. at Vancouver 
Aug. 16, 1924 ; at Edmonton, temp., Aug. 10, 1927 ; at 
Vancouver Oct. 17, 1927 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and v.c. at Vancouver Oct. 16, 1929 ; at 



Dublin July 8, 1931 ; class eight July 1, 1934 ; cons. 
Jan. 22, 1935 ; cons, at Dublin Jan. 24, 1935 ; class 
seven Apr. 1, 1937 ; cons, at Bremen July 13, 1937 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; class six Mar. 1, 1940 ; 
cons, at Lisbon July 19, 1941 (canceled) ; at Windsor 
Oct. 21, 1941 ; class five Nov. 16, 1943 ; cons, at Algiers 
and assigned also to Allied Control Commn. for Italy 
Jan. 31, 1944 (canceled) ; to the Dept. Fen. 14, 1944 ; 
asst. chief. Visa Div., Mar. 28, 1944 ; class four May 16, 

1945 ; class three May 19, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class three Nov. 18, 1946 ; cons, at Toronto Dec. 20, 

1946 ; at St. John's, May 5, 1949 ; cons. gen. June 24, 
1949 ; cons. gen. at St. John's, July 5, 1949 ; married. 

Belt, Grace More (Mrs.) — b. Habana, Cuba ; natural- 
ized 1934 ; jr. coll. grad. ; asst. dir. of reception center, 
Office of Inter-Am. Affairs, 1943—44 ; app. elk. in the 
Dept. of State 1944 ; CAF-6 May 8, 1945 ; reception 
center officer, CAF-9, May 4, 1947 ; CAF-11 Mar. 20, 
1949 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— lEP. 

Belton, William. — b. Portland, Oreg., May 22, 1914 ; 
U.S. Grant High Sch. grad. ; Stanford U., A.B. 1935 ; 
elk. in Am. leg. at Quito Oct. 1936-Feb. 1937 ; app. 
elk. in Am. leg. at Bogota June 1, 1937 ; For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. July 6, 1938 ; For. Ser. officer at Bogota July 16, 
1938 ; v.c. at Habana July 13, 1938 (proceeded July 
29) ; For. Ser. Sch. June 8, 1939; v.c. and 3d sec. at 
Ciudad Trujillo Jan. 8, 1940 ; to the Dept. and detailed 
to the Dept. of Agri. Aug. 6, 1942 ; v.c. at Winnipeg 
Dec. 11, 1942 ; class eight July 16, 1943 ; v.c. at Fort 
William and Port Arthur, temp., July 19, 1943 ; at 
Winnipeg Sept. 14, 1943 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Ottawa 
Sept. 28, 1944 ; asst. agri. att. at Ottawa Apr. 28, 
1945 ; class seven May 16, 1945 ; cons. Mar. 16, 1946 ; 
cons, at Porto Alegre Apr. 11, 1946; class six May 19, 
1946; For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946; 
2d sec. and cons, at Ciudad Trujillo Dec. 20, 1948 ; 
1st sec. at Ciudad Trujillo in addition to duties as 
cons. June 29, 1949 ; married. 

Beman, Spencer Solon, Sd. — b. Chicago, 111., Apr. 9, 
1916 ; N. Shore Country Day Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., 
S.B. 1938 ; with airlines co. 1939-46 ; U.S. Navy 1943- 
46, It. (jg), overseas ser.; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class eight and assigned to the Dept. May 5, 1947 ; 
asst. att. at Sofia June 27. 1947 ; class seven Jan. 23, 
1949 ; att. at Manila May 3, 1949 ; class six May 15, 
1949. 

Bender, Albert F., Jr. — b. Elliabeth, N.J., July 5, 
1914 ; Princeton U., A.B. 1935 ; Columbia U., LL.B. 
1938 ; law asst. 1938-1942 ; atty., Dept. of Justice, 
1942-43 ; U.S. Army, 1943—45, overseas ser. ; investi- 
gator, chief of section, chief of branch, U.S. Group 
C.C. Berlin, 1945-47 ; exec, officer, Financial Div., 
OMGUS, Berlin, 1947-48 ; app. asst. chief, P-6, Div. 
of Reports and Documents, U.S. Mission to U.N., June 
23, 1948 ; mem., U.S. del. to 2d part of 3d seas.. 
UN-GA, New York, 1949 and succeeding sess. ; special 
asst. to sec. gen. Sept. 18, 1949 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
married.— USUN. 

Bendlner, Lawrence. — b. New York, N.Y., Dec. 31, 

1900; Peabody High Sch. (Pittsburgh) grad.; Colum- 



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bia U. 1922-23 ; Coll. of City of N.Y. 1924-26 ; reporter, 
feature editor, and copy editor for news assn. 1938—41 ; 
author ; information officer, Office of Civilian Defense, 
1941-43 ; news editor, Office of War Information, 
1944-46 ; with Dept. of State 1946-47, on contract 
basis 1947 and 1948 ; news writer for broadcasting 
CO. 1947-48 ; app. radio news writer, CAP-11, in the 
Dept. Of State, Jan. 25, 1949; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949; 
married. — IBD. 

Benedict, Ruth S. (Mrs.) — b. Norwood, Ohio ; Zim- 
niern Sch. of Int. Studies, Geneva, summer 1927; 
Denison U., A.B. 1928; Am. U., M.A. 1931; librarian, 
U. of Cincinnati, 1928-30; admin, asst., Am. U., 1930- 
31 ; organizer, writer, editor for peace orgs. 1931-42 ; 
newspaper reporter 1943-46 ; writer for editorial writ- 
ers' ser. 1947-48 ; app. editor, P-4, in tlie Dept. of 
State Dec. 27, 1948 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— DRN. 

Benet, Edward Sewall. — b. Marblehead, Mass., Aug. 
30, 190.'5 ; attended sch. in Canada; Salem High Sch. 
grad. ; elk. 1920-21, 1927; U.S. Navy 1921-25; min- 
ing 1925-27 ; bookkeeper, Cuba, 1927-31 ; app. elk. in 
Am. consulate at Cienfuegos Aug. 6, 1931 ; v.c. at 
Cienfuegos Apr. 4, 1932; at Matanzas Aug. 11, 1936; 
at Nuevitas July 5, 1943 ; at Habana June 23. 1944 ; 
at Ciudad Jufirez Jan. 17, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class eight Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons. Dec. 23. 1946 ; 
cons, at Ciudad Jufirez Jan. 31. 1947 ; at Aruba May 
12, 1947 ; at Reynosa Mar. 28, 1949 ; married. 

Benjamin, Louis Kuhn. — b. Cincinnati, Ohio, Nov. 24, 
1916 ; Taf t Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., S.B. 1939 ; Ohio 
State U. 1941 ; jr. examiner, state civil service, 1939- 
40 ; personnel officer, Nat. Youth Admin.. 1940-41 ; sr. 
clas.sification officer. War Production Bd., 1941-44 ; 
admin, officer. Office of Int. Information and Cultural 
Affairs, 1945 ; app. admin, officer in the For. Ser. and 
assigned at Rome July 1, 194G ; at London Oct. 6, 
1946 : For. Ser. Staff officer of class five and property 
liquidation officer at London Nov. 13, 1946 ; class four 
and to the Dept. July 27, 1947 ; att. at New Delhi 
Oct. 7, 1947 ; at Seoul Sept. 14, 1948; class three Dec. 
26, 1948 ; admin, officer at Seoul Mar. 8, 1949 ; att. 
May 12, 1949 ; class two July 24, 1949. 

Bennett, Edmund J. — b. Washington, D.C., Jan. 7, 
1920: Stanford U., A.B. 1942; U. of Calif. 1944-45; 
Am. U. 1947-50 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, capt. ; examiner. 
Civil Ser. Commn., 1942-43 ; management analyst, 
Bu. of the Budget, 1946-49 ; app. methods examiner, 
CAF-11, in the Dept. of State July 5, 1949; GS-11 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — OD. 

Bennett, Harrison. — b. St. Vincent. Minn., June 4, 
1911 ; Crosby-Ironton High Sch. grad. ; Carleton Coll. 
1928-29 ; U. of Minn. 1929-30 ; business sch. ; auditor. 
Farm Credit Admin., 1934-41 ; cost inspector. Navy 
Dept.. 1941-42 ; asst. to personnel officer. Office of 
Censorship, 1942-44 ; management analyst. For. Econ. 
Admin., 1944-45 ; budget dir.. Office of Defense Plants, 
Reconstruction Finance Corp., 1945-47 ; app. budget 
analyst, CAF-11, in the Dept. of State Mar. 17, 1947; 
org. and methods examiner, CAF-12. Dec. 26, 1948; 
GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— ARA. 



Bennett, Josiah Whitney. — b. Cambridge, Mass., Nov. 
18, 1916 ; Belmont Hill Sch. grad. ; U. of Chicago, 
B.A. 1938. grad. work 1938—12 ; Yenching U.. Peiping. 
1936-37; research analyst, War Dept., 1942-46; app. 
asst. public-affairs officer at Shanghai Sept. 11, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of cla.ss eight Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
asst. public-affairs officer at Nanking May 5, 1947 ; 
asst. att. at Nanking Oct. 19, 1947 ; married. 

Bennett, Louis Lowell. — b. Kansas City, Mo., Apr. 21, 
1920 ; high sch. grad. ; Montclair State Teachers' Coll. 
1937-39; editor and for. correspondent 1941-47; pub- 
lic relations adviser, UNESCO, 1947-48 ; information 
specialist, OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class seven and assigned as press officer. Public Af- 
fairs Div., Berlin Element, Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Bennett, Mona. — b. Monson, Mass. ; Monson High 
Sch.; Corcoran Art Sch. 1927-29, 1932-33; Nat. Art 
Sch. 1929-32 ; Dept. of Agri. Grad. Sch. 1945-46 ; 
scientific aide 1930-35, scientific illustrator 1935-43, 
Dept. of Agri. ; artist illustrator 1943-46, art dir. 
1946-47, War Dept. ; app. visual display designer, 
CAF-9, in the Dept. of State, May 25, 1948 ; visual 
display technician, CAF-11, July 25, 1948 ; GS-11 Oct. 
30, 1949.— INP. 

Bennett, William Franklin. — b. Newcastle, Pa., Aug. 
28, 1907; East Liverpool (Ohio) High Sch.; U.S. 
Army 1926-30 ; U. of Fla. 1930-32 ; George Washing- 
ton U. 1945 ; editor and political writer for news- 
papers 1931-41 ; state dir. of Information Div., Office 
for Emergency Management, 1941-44 ; chief, pictorial 
operation for Europe, Office of War Information, 1944- 
45 ; investigator for Small Business Comm., House of 
Reps., 1945—47 ; asst. to pres. of public relations firm 
1947-48 ; app. chief of acquisition and library section. 
Int. Press and I'ublications Div., CAF-13, in the Dept. 
of State Aug. 25, 1948; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949; mar- 
ried. — INP. 

Bennett, William Tapley, Jr. — b. Griffin, Ga., Apr. 1, 
1917 ; Griffin High Sch. grad. ; U. of Ga., A.B. 1937 ; 
U. of Freiberg, Germany, grad. work 1937-38 ; U. of 
Ga. Law Sch. 1938-39 ; Am. U., grad. work 1939-40 ; 
fellowship for study in Europe, Inst, of Int. Educa- 
tion, 1937-38 ; intern, Nat. Inst, of Public Affairs, 
1939-40 ; in Dept. of Agri. 1940 ; in Office for Emer- 
gency Management 1940-41 ; app. jr. econ. analyst in 
the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Ciudad Tru- 
jillo July 21. 1941 ; at Panama June 15, 1944 : U.S. 
Army 1944-46, 1st It., overseas ser. ; app. information 
liaison officer, P-5, in the Dept. of State, June 5, 1946 ; 
country specialist Mar. 9, 1947 ; area specialist. P-6. 
Sept. 21, 1947 ; act. asst. chief of Div. of Central 
America and Panama Affairs, Nov. 29, 1948, Office of 
Middle Am. Affairs, Oct. 3, 1949 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
officer in charge of Central American and Panama af- 
fairs, Office of Middle American Affairs, Jan. 16, 1950 ; 
married.— MID. 

Benning, Charles H. — b. New York, N.l'., Mar. 2, 
1890; schs. in England; McGill U., M.D.C.M. 1917; 
Johns Hopkins U., M.Ph. 1925 ; Canadian Army 1914- 
19 : epidemiologist 1923-26, chief of laboratories 1926- 
27, dir. of health 1927-41, Dept. of Health of Mich. 



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State govt. ; surgeon reserve, U.S. Public Health Ser., 
1942—45 ; chief medical officer, Veterans Admin., 1945- 
46 ; dir. of health, AEC, 1946-48 ; city supt. of health 
1948-49; chief of branch, OMGUS, Feb.-Oct. 1949; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class three and assigned 
as public health and welfare adviser. Public Affairs 
Div., at Wiesbaden Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

BenninghoflF, Harry Merrell. — b. Chicago, 111., Aug. 18, 
1904 ; Morgan Park High Sch. grad. ; U. of Rochester, 
A.B. 1926 ; teacher of Eng. in Jap. sch. 1923-24, 1926- 
27 ; app. clli. in Am. consulate gen. at Tokyo Mar. 
1927 ; v.c. at Tokyo June 21, 1927 ; For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and v.c. at Tokyo Jan. 29, 1929 ; 
language officer at Tokyo Feb. 9, 1929 ; v.c. at Nagoya 
Aug. 1, 1931 ; at Yokohama Aug. 12, 1931 ; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. July 29, 1932 ; 3d sec. at Tokyo, temp., 
Sept. 8, 1932 ; v.c. at Yokohama Oct. 6, 1932 ; class 
eight July 1, 1934 ; at Mukden Aug. 1, 1934 ; cons. Jan. 
22, 1935 ; cons, at Mukden Jan. 24, 1935 ; at Harbin 
Feb. 8, 1935 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1937 ; 2d sec. at 
Peiping Feb. 14, 1939 ; cons, at Amoy July 21-Sept. 30, 
1939 ; class six Nov. 16, 1939 ; cons, at Tientsin in 
addition to duties as 2d sec. at Peiping Apr. 1, 1940 ; 
2d sec. at Tokyo Jan. 8-Dec. 7, 1941 ; class five Aug. 
16, 1941 ; to the Dept. Aug. 24, 1942 ; asst. chief, 
Div. of Far Eastern Affairs, Oct. 28, 1943-Jan. 14, 
1944 ; class four Nov. 16, 1943 ; chief information 
liaison officer. Office of Far Eastern Affairs, Feb. 21, 
1944 ; also exec, officer. Office of Far Eastern Affairs, 
Sept. 1, 1944 ; asst. exec, sec, Jt. Secretariat of 
Exec. Staff Comms. Mar. 8, 1945, Central Secretariat 
Apr. 26, 1945 ; class three May 16, 1945 ; liaison officer 
and U.S. pol. adviser. Commanding Gen., U.S. Occupa- 
tion Forces, Korea, Aug. 25, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer, 
office of act. U.S. pol. adviser to Supreme Comdr., 
Allied Powers, Japan, Sept. 7, 1945 ; act. liaison officer 
and pol. adviser to Commanding Gen., U.S. Occupation 
Forces, Korea, temp., Nov. 30, 1945 ; cons, at Dairen 
Mar. 12, 1946 ; cons. gen. Apr. 27, 1946 ; cons. gen. at 
Dairen May 7, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class three 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; class two May 15, 1947 ; to the Dept. 
Apr. 27, 1948 ; deputy dir.. Office of Far Eastern 
Affairs, May 3, 1948 ; cons. gen. at Halifax Feb. 16, 
1949 ; married. 

Benoit, Marie C. — b. St. Paul, Minn., Nov. 11, 1911 ; 
Coll. of St. Teresa, A.B. 1933 ; elk. for tea co. 1933- 
35 ; investigator 1935, elk. 1936-42, Minn. State Govt. ; 
receptionist. Works Progress Admin., 1935-36 ; inter- 
viewer, U.S. Employment Ser., 1942-47 ; elk.. War 
Dept. 1947 ; personnel technician, OMGUS, 1947-49 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten and assigned 
as personnel technician, Personnel Div., at Frankfort 
on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; class nine Feb. 19, 1950. — 
HICOG. 

Benson, Barry T. — b. near Ladonia, Tex., Nov. 28, 
1894; Wall Training Sch. (Honey Grove, Tex.) grad.; 
Spear Jr. Coll. 1912-13 ; Y.M.C.A. Sch. of Com. 1924- 
25, 1927 ; employed by telephone and electric cos. 
1911-17 ; U.S. Navy 1917-19 ; salesman and sales mgr. 
for motor car cos. ; engineer for electric and communi- 
cation cos. 1919-35 ; engineering expert, Fed. Communi- 
cations Comm., 1935-37 ; app. asst. trade commr., Bu. 
of For. and Dom. Com., Feb. 4, 1937 ; at Calcutta Sept. 



1, 1937 ; trade commr. at Calcutta Aug. 1, 1938 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class seven July 1, 1939 ; cons, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; cons, at Calcutta 
Dec. 29, 1939 ; cons, and 2d sec. at Bogota Apr. 4, 
1941 ; act. cml. att. at Bogota June 3, 1943 ; class six 
Nov. 16, 1943 ; asst. cml. att. at Pretoria (for duty at 
Johannesburg) Feb. 8, 1944 ; to the Dept. Oct. 19, 1944 ; 
cons, at Ciudad JuArez Apr. 10, 1945 ; class five May 
16, 1945 ; cml. att. at Managua June 7, 1945 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; 2d sec. and cons, 
at London July 25, 1947 ; cml. att. at Bangkok July 8, 
1948 ; class three Apr. 21, 1949 ; U.S. del.. Meeting 
of Econ. Commn. for Asia and Far East Ad Hoc Comm. 
on Travel, Singapore, 1949 ; 1st sec, cons., and econ. 
officer at Lisbon Jan. 12, 1950 ; married. 

Benson, Floyd W. — b. Rexburg, Idaho, Sept. 30, 1911 ; 
Fresno (Calif.) High Sch. grad.; Stanford U., A.B. 
1933 ; Syracuse U. 1933-34 ; student investigator, Los 
Angeles County Bu. of Admin. Research, 1934—35 ; sr. 
admin, asst. 1935-89, asst. dir. of div. 1941-42, Los 
Angeles County Dept. of Institutions ; personnel asst. 
and chief of bu., Panama Canal, 1939-41 ; chief of 
section, Office for Emergency Management, 1942—43 ; 
U.S. Army 1943—46, capt., overseas ser. ; app. manage- 
ment analyst, CAF-13, in the Dept. of State Oct. 9, 
1946 ; For. Ser. staff officer of class three, assigned to 
the Dept. May 19, 1947 ; married. — OD. 

Benson, Janice Ren6e. — b. Spring Valley, Wis. ; Rice 
Lake High Sch. grad. ; U. of Wis., B. S. 1939 ; student 
nurse 1940-^1 ; elk., U.S. Public Health Ser., 1941-42 ; 
position classifier. Fed. Public Housing Authority 1942— 
44, Civil Ser. Comm. 1944-46 ; wage analyst, War 
Assets Admin., 1946 ; chief of classification section, 
Office of Housing Expediter, 1946—48 : app. salary 
analyst, CAF-11, in the Dept. of State Feb. 25, 1948 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight and procedure 
analyst at Athens May 2, 1949. 

Benson, Mark Turner. — b. Freeland, Md., May 3, 
1905 ; Johns Hopkins U., A.B. 1928 ; U. of Md., special 
courses 1936-37, 1938-39 ; civil ser. examiner, Md. 
State Employment Commn. 1935—37 ; chief of section, 
Md. State Employment Ser., 1937-41 ; asst. employ- 
ment officer for copper refining co. 1941-42 ; place- 
ment officer, U.S. Maritime Commn., 1942-43 ; employ- 
ment officer. War Relocation Authority 1943-45, Navy 
Dept. 1947-48 ; placement specialist. War Dept., 1945- 
47 ; app. personnel technician at $5,580 at Athens 
Sept. 2, 1948 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class five and 
asst. personnel officer at Seoul Dec. 22, 1948 ; asst. chief 
of personnel at Seoul Feb. 11, 1949 ; to the Dept. Mar. 
20, 1950 ; married. 

Bentley, Alvin Morell. — b. Portland, Maine, Aug. 20, 
1918; Southern Pines (N.C.) High Sch. grad.; Ashe- 
ville Sch. grad. ; U. of Mich., A.B. 1940, grad. work 
1940-41 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 20, 1942 ; v.c. at Mexico 
City May 21, 1942 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Bogota Dec. 2, 
1944 ; at Budapest Aug. 22, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class six Nov. 13, 1946; class five and 2d sec. at 
Budapest in addition to duties as v.c. May 15, 1947 ; 
2d se^c. and v.c. at Rome Apr. 20, 1949 ; to the Dept. 
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Bentley, John J. — b. Cleveland, Ohio, April 25, 1917 ; 
St. Mary's Seni., A.B. 1940 ; U.S. Navy 1941-45, It., 
overseas ser. ; app. courier in the For. Ser. and as- 
signed to the Dept. Feb. 14, 1946 ; at Cairo temp., Feb. 
15, 1946; For. Ser. Staff officer of class thirteen Nov. 
13, 1946; courier at Paris July 1, 1947; class eleven 
and v.c. at Southampton Fi'b. 7, 1948 ; class ten Jan. 
9, 1949 ; married. 

Bentley, Norman J. — b. Joliet, 111., Aug. 24, 1910; 
hi^'li-sch. Krad. ; business-sch. grad. ; U. of Calif, (ex- 
tension) 1937-40; Am. U. at Cairo 1945-46; account- 
ant, asst. mgr., aviation dept., for chamber of com., 
1935-42 ; office mgr. for aircraft co. 1942-43 ; admin, 
officer. Office of War Information, 1943-47 ; app. 
admin, officer in the For. Ser. and assigned at Cairo 
July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; special asst. to act. public affairs oflicer 
at Cairo Nov. 13, 1946; resigned Feb. 28, 1947; busi- 
ness mgr. for for. edition of magazine in Cairo, 1947- 
48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine and 
assigned as admin, asst. at Cairo Mar. 15, 1948 ; 
class eight Jan. 8, 1950 ; married. 

Benton, Russell Weller. — b. Buffalo, N.T., Dec. 3, 
1907 ; Masten Park High Sch. grad. ; Princeton U., 
A.B. 1930, M.A. 1931 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplo- 
macy 1934—35 ; instr. in hist, and philosophy, Buffalo 
Collegiate Center, 1933-34 ; app. For. Ser. officer un- 
class., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 1, 
1935 ; v.c. at Montreal Oct. 3, 1935 ; For. Ser. Sch. 
Dec. 7, 1936 ; v.c. at London Apr. 7, 1937 ; to the Dept. 
Feb. 4, 1941 ; class eight Aug. 16, 1941 ; asst. chief. 
Am. Hemisphere Exports Office, Oct. 27, 1942 ; asst. 
chief, Div. of Exports and Requirements, Feb. 1— Nov. 6, 
1943 ; class seven July 16, 1943 ; sec. of Information 
Sers. Comm. Mar. 7, 1944 ; 2d sec. and v.c. at Habana 
Oct. 30, 1944 ; class six Aug. 13, 1945 ; cons. Sept. 18, 
1946 ; cons, at Munich Oct. 15, 1946 (did not proceed 
to post) ; For. Ser. officer at Berlin, temp., Aug. 22, 
1946 ; For. Ser. offlcer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
chief. Travel Control Div., Office of Pol. Affairs, at 
Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Berg, Birger. — b. Oslo, Norway, Jan. 5, 1900 ; nat- 
uralized 1936 ; U. of Oslo, B.S. 1920 ; Royal Norwegian 
Ranger Sch. 1921-22 ; U. of Mich., Ph.D. 1933 ; re- 
search assoc, Norwegian Forest Experiment Station, 
1926-28 ; sr. scientific aide 1928-29. insp. 1933-38, 
U.S. Forest Ser. ; instr., U. of Mich., 1929-33 ; asst. 
dir., forests and recreation, State of Mich., 1938-42 ; 
U.S. Army 1942-45, It. col. ; instr. at U.S. Army sch. 
in France 1945-46; chief of branch, OMGUS, 1946- 
49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven and as- 
signed at resident officer, Field Operations Div., Office 
of Land Commr. for Bavaria, at Ingolstadt Oct. 16, 
1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Berger, David. — b. Berlin, Germany, July 20, 1916 ; 
naturalized 1944 ; Berlin High Sch. grad. ; U. of Ber- 
lin 1937 (equivalent of B.A.) ; Coll. of City of N.Y. 
1940-41 ; Hamilton Coll. 1943 ; actor 1937-39 ; actor, 
dir., and writer 1939-41 ; playreader for theatrical 
producing co. 1942-45 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, over- 
seas ser. ; with War Dept. In Germany 1946 ; app. 
announcer, CAF-11, in the Dept. of State Dec. 9, 1946 ; 



radio script writer Dec. 28, 1947 ; producer-announcer, 
CAF-12, Dec. 26, 1948; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949; mar- 
ried. — IBD. 

Berger, David C. — b. Gretna, Va., July 26, 1896 ; 
Gretna High Sch. grad. ; Roanoke Coll. 1 yr. ; George- 
town U. Sch. of For. Ser. ; U.S. Navy 1917-19 ; app. 
student interpreter in China May 20, 1920 ; v.c. at 
Changsha Feb. 19, 1921 ; at Peking May 1921 ; v.c. and 
Interpreter at Tientsin Oct. 9, 1922 ; at Shanghai May 
18, 1923; at Tient.sin June 13, 1923; For. Ser. officer 
unclass. July 1, 1924 ; class eight Feb. 24, 1925 ; cons. 
Mar. 3, 1925 ; cons, at Swatow June 18, 1927 ; class 
seven May 17, 1928 ; class six Aug. 15, 1930 ; cons, at 
Tsingtao Sept. 5, 1931 ; at Tientsin Oct. 11, 1934 ; class 
live Apr. 1, 1936; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; 
cons, at Shanghai Dec. 15, 1939-Dec. 7, 1941 ; to the 
Dept. June 3, 1942 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Buenos Aires 
Sept. 23, 1942 ; class four Oct. 20, 1942 ; cons. gen. 
Dec. 22, 1943; cons. gen. and 1st sec. at Buenos 
Aires Jan. 8, 1944 ; at Chungking Apr. 25, 1945 ; class 
three May 16, 1945 ; cons. gen. and 1st sec. at Nanking 
Apr. 1, 1946 ; cons. gen. at Tokyo Oct. 14, 1940 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons. gen. at 
Palermo Nov. 15, 1948 ; married. 

Berger, Marie Cole.— b. Chicago, 111. ; U. Sch. for 
Girls grad. ; U. of Chicago, B.A. 1935, J.D. 1938 ; mem. 
of bars of 111. and D.C. ; asst. solicitor, Dept. of In- 
terior, 1938-41 ; admin, asst., Dept. of Agri., 1941-42 ; 
atty.. Office of Price Admin., 1942-43, 1946-47 ; 
economist, UNRRA, 1944-46 ; app. asst. on dependent- 
area affairs, P-5, in the Dept. of State Feb. 24, 1948 ■ 
GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949.— UND. 

Berger, Samuel David. — b. Gloversville, N.Y., Dec. 6, 
1911 ; Gloversville High Sch. grad. ; U. of Wis., Ph.B. 
1934, grad. work 1935-38 ; London Sch. of Econ. 1938- 
39 ; fellow. Social Sci. Research Council, 1938-39 ; dir. 
of research and statistics for refugee ser. 1939-40 ; 
labor market analyst. Fed. Security Agency, 1940-41 ; 
labor economist. War Production Bd., 1941-42 ; labor 
consultant with special mission to Great Britain 1942- 
44 ; U.S. Army 1944-45, capt., overseas ser. ; app. att. 
in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at London 
Dec. 4, 1945 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class three, cons, of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Sept. 6, 1947 ; 1st 
sec. and cons, at London Oct. 18, 1947 ; married. 

Bergfire, S. Patrick. — b. Boston, Mass., Nov. 1, 1907 ; 
high-school grad. ; private tutors, Mexico and Cuba, 
1936-39 ; Northwestern U. 1944-45 ; Bell Laboratories 
Inst. grad. ; supervisor. Special Events Div., broad- 
casting CO., 1933-46; U.S. Army 1942-46, maj., over- 
seas ser. ; dir. of foreign office of radio co., 1946^7 ; 
chief of mission. Civil Aeronautics Admin., 1946-49 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class two and assigned 
as cons. att. at Munich Mar. 14, 1949; married — 
HICOG. 

Bergmann, Eleanor C. — b. St. Paul, Minn., Apr. 4, 
1920 ; Hamline U., B.A. 1941 ; private sec. in automo- 
bile sales Corp. 1941-42 ; chief fiscal elk.. War Dept., 
1942-43 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and as- 
signed to the Dept. Aug. 31, 1943 ; at Ankara Apr. 1, 
1945 ; at Tangier Oct. 31, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer 



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of class thirteen and assigned at Berlin Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
class eleven and admin, asst. at Berlin Feb. 23, 1947 ; 
class ten and asst. personnel officer at Berlin July 11, 
1948 ; class eight and personnel officer at Berlin Apr. 
3, 1949 ; to the Dept. Aug. 29, 1949.— FP. 

Bergsman, Marvin. — b. Chicago, 111., Apr. 14, 1915 ; 
Port Huron (Mich.) High Sch. grad. ; U. of Mich., A.B. 
1936, M.B.A. 1938, M.P.A. 1941 ; fleld rep., Social Se- 
curity Bd., 1941-42 ; petsonnel officer, admin, analyst, 
admin, officer. Office of Price Admin., 1942-47 ; exec, 
officer, Sugar Rationing Admin., Dept. of Agri., Apr.- 
Aug. 1947 ; app. admin, analyst, CAF-12, In the Dept. 
of State Oct. 13, 1947 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949. — OD. 

Bergson, Anthony H. — b. Vienna, Austria, Feb. 16, 
1911 ; naturalized 1943 ; Exeter Coll., England, 1928- 
29 ; Vienna U., M.A., LL.D., 1929-35 ; Sorbonne 1934 ; 
New Sch. for Social Research, 1946-47 ; mem. of bar 
of Austria ; law cIIj. in Austria 1934-35 ; atty. 1935- 
38; sales mgr. 1938-39; U.S. Army 1943-46, capt., 
overseas ser. ; export mgr. for textiles corps. 1940—43, 
1946-47 ; atty., OMGUS, 1947-48 ; atty., investigator. 
Bipartite Control Office, 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class four and assigned as atty.. Legislation 
Div., Office of Gen. Counsel, at Frankfort on the Main 
Oct. 16, 1949 ; married.— HICOG. 

Bergus, Donald Clayton. — b. South Bend, Ind., Feb. 
26, 1920 ; D. of Chicago, A.B. 1942 ; app. elk. iu the 
For. Ser. and assigned to the Dept. July 14, 1942 ; at 
Baghdad Sept. 3, 1942 ; v.c. at Baghdad June 17, 1944 ; 
at Athens Mar. 9, 1945 ; at Patras June 6, 1945 ; For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Dec. 22, 1945 ; v.c. at Patras Dec. 29, 1945 ; 3d 
sec. and v.c. at Tehran June 13, 1946 (canceled) ; dist. 
sec, U.S. Mission to Observe Elections in Greece, 1946 ; 
3d sec. and v.c. at Athens, temp., July 14-Dec. 8, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class six and 3d sec. and v.c. at Bei- 
rut Nov. 13, 1946 ; class five May 15, 1947 ; 2d sec. at 
Beirut in addition to duties as v.c. July 31, 1947 ; at 
Jidda Nov. 20, 1947; to the Dept. Aug. 9, 1949; de- 
tailed to U. of Pa. for Arabic language and area study 
Sept. 1949. 

Berkley, George Albert. — b. New Castle, Pa., Sept. 30, 
1915 ; New Castle High Sch. grad. ; app. elk, in Am. 
leg. at Helsinki Mar. 1, 1938 ; at Stockholm Apr. 24, 
1943 ; at Malmo June 15. 1943 : v.c. and admin, asst. 
at Goteborg Apr. 21, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class twelve and v.c. at Goteborg Nov. 13, 1946 ; class 
eleven May 5, 1947 ; class nine Oct. 3, 1948 ; class seven 
Dec. 11, 1949 ; v.c. at Hamilton, Ontario, Jan. 19, 1950 ; 
married. 

Berkov, Robert H. — b. AUentown, Pa., Jan. 8, 1908 ; 
Allentown High Sch. grad. ; U. of Colo. A.B. 1928 ; U. 
of Southern Calif. 1941-43 ; reporter for newspapers 
1928-29 ; editor and writer 1930-34 ; bu. chief for 
news agency 1934-37 ; writer and lecturer 1937-38 ; 
editor and publisher of newspaper 1938—48 ; chief. Far 
Bast section, Office of War Information, 1943-45, Press 
and Publications Div., Gen. Headquarters, SCAP, 1945- 
46 ; app. information officer in For. Ser. Auxiliary and 
assigned to the Dept. July 1, 1946 ; regional specialist. 



P-6, in the Dept. of State Nov. 1, 1946 ; asst. chief of 
area div. Ill, Office of Information and Educational 
Exchange, P-7. July 15, 1947; chief Nov. 2, 1947; 
asst. dir.. Office of Information and Educational Ex- 
change, P-8, Apr. 4, 1948 ; chief. Public Affairs Over- 
seas Program Staff, June 28, 1948 ; act. chief for Far 
Eastern area Nov. 10, 1948 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 ; mar- 
ried. — FE/P. 

Berman, Harold. — b. New York, N.Y., Aug. 24, 1904 ; 
high sch. grad. ; U. of Pa. 1921-22 ; N.T.U. 1922-24 ; 
free-lance journalist 1925-33 ; with daily newspapers 
1933-35, 1939-42 ; with Fed. Theater 1936-39 ; news 
editor 1942-44, editor and writer 1945, Office of War 
Information ; transferred to the Dept. of State as 
script editor writer, CAF-12, Jan. 1, 1946 ; policy In- 
formation specialist, CAF-13, Dec. 1, 1946; GS-13 
Oct. 30, 1949.— IBD. 

Bernard, Donald "W. — b. Danville, Va., Aug. 31, 1910 ; 
Southeastern U. 1931-32; elk.. Navy Dept. 1927-31, 
War Dept. 1931-38 ; procurement officer, Interior Dept., 
1938-40 ; admin, officer. War Dept., 1940-44 ; U.S.M.C. 
1944-45, overseas ser. ; admin, and contracting officer, 
OMGUS, 1945-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
four and assigned as procurement officer, Operating 
Facilities Div., Office of Admin., at Frankfort on the 
Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Bernard, Jules E. — b. Chicago, 111., May 7, 1913 ; Ecole 
du Montcel 1930; Yale U., B.A. 1934, M.A. 1936, Ph.D. 
1937 ; research and teaching asst., Yale U., 1937-38 ; 
instr. in Eng., U. of Tex., 1938-42 ; U. S. Army 1942- 
46, maj., overseas ser. ; exec, officer. Office of Mil. Govt., 
1946-48 ; app. For. Ser. officer of class five, v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 19, 1948 ; to 
the Dept. July 18, 1948 ; v. c. at Melbourne Sept. 10, 
1948 ; married. 

Bernbaum, Maurice Marshall. — b. Chicago, 111., Feb. 
15, 1910 ; Austin High Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., S.B. 
1931 ; grad. work, U. of Chicago, summer 1931, North- 
western U. 1931-32 ; social worker 1932-35 ; account- 
ant, Treas. Dept., Feb.-July 1935 ; economist, U.S. 
Tariff Commn., 1935-36 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16. 1936 ; 
v.c. at Vancouver Nov. 23, 1936 ; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 
19, 1938 ; v.c. at Singapore June 29, 1938 ; at Caracas 
Feb. 5, 1942 ; class eight June 1, 1942 ; 3d sec. at Cara- 
cas Jan. 11, 1943 ; also v.c. at Caracas, temp., Dec. 21, 
1943-Jan. 18, 1944 ; class seven July 16, 1944 ; 2d sec. 
at Caracas Aug. 21, 1944 ; 2d sec. and v.c. at Managua 
Feb. 12, 1945 ; class six Aug. 13, 1945 ; cons. Dec. 22, 

1945 ; cons, at Managua in addition to duties as 2d sec. 
Jan. 8, 1946 : For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13, 

1946 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Santiago June 12, 1947 
(canceled) ; 1st sec. and cons, at Quito Dec. 10, 1947 ; 
class three Apr. 21, 1949 ; married. 

Bernstein, Meyer_ — b. Rochester, N.Y., Mar. 30, 
1914; Cornell U., A.B. 1936; U.S. Army 1941-45, 
overseas ser. ; rep. with labor union, 1936-50 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class two and assigned as labor econ- 
omist, Office of Labor Affairs, at Frankfort on the 
Main Feb. 8, 1950.— HICOG. 



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Berrean, James Harold. — b. Jan. 28, 1907 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class four and assigned as asst. 
att. at Seoul Jan. 1, 1949 ; married. 

Berry, Burton Yost. — b. Fowler, Ind., Aug. 31, 1901 ; 
Fowler High Sch. grad. ; Ind. U., A.B. 1923, A.M. 1925 ; 
U. of Paris 1925-27 ; mem. of bar of Ind. ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career May 17, 1928 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. May 21, 1928 ; v.c. at Constantinople 
(Istanbul) Aug. 31, 1928; sec. In the Diplo. Ser. Jan. 
22, 1931 ; v.c. at Izmir and for Italian Islands of the 
Aegean, temp., Sept. 29, 1933 ; 3d sec. at Istanbul Nov. 

6, 1933 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at Teheran Jan. 19, 1934 ; class 
eiglit, cons., and cons, at Teheran in addition to duties 
as 3d sec. Oct. 1, 1935 ; cons, at Athens Jan. 18, 1936 ; 
at Naples, temp., Oct. 2, 1937 ; at Athens Jan. 8, 1938 ; 
cons, and 3d sec. at Cairo, temp., Mar. 16, 1938 ; class 
seven May 1, 1938 ; cons, at Athens Sept. 28, 1938 ; 
also for Italian Islands of the Aegean Oct. 28, 1938 ; 
also 2d sec. at Athens Nov. 10, 1938 ; class six Mar. 
1, 1940 ; 2d sec. at Rome July 17-Dec. 11, 1941 ; cons, 
at Istanbul June 20, 1942 ; cons. gen. June 4, 1943 ; 
cons. gen. at Istanbul June 10, 1943 ; class five July 
16, 1943 ; For. Ser. officer at Bucharest to proceed via 
Naples for temp, detail on staff of U.S. pol. adviser to 
Supreme Allied Comdr., Mediterranean Theater, Oct. 

7, 1944 (proceeded Nov. 9, 1944) ; U.S. rep. in Rumania 
Nov. 1, 1944 ; with personal rank of minister Nov. 11, 
1944 ; class four May 16, 1945 ; class three May 19, 
1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; to 
the Dept. Apr. 30, 1947 ; cons, of emb. at Bogota Sept. 
30, 1947 (canceled) ; For. Ser. officer at Athens Jan. 9, 
1948 ; to the Dept. Sept. 15, 1949 ; dir., Office of African 
and Near Eastern Affairs, Oct. 24, 1949. — ANE. 

Berry, Francis E. — b. Nov. 23, 1901 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class seven and assigned as sr. engi- 
neer at Mtmich June 9, 1947. — HICOG. 

Berry, James Lampton. — b. Columbia, Miss., May 10, 
1908 ; Webb Sch. grad. ; U. of Miss., B.A. 1929, M.A. 
1931 ; Yale U., grad. worlj 1932-34 ; instr. in pol. scl., 
U. of Miss., 1930-31 ; teaching asst. in pol. sci., U. of 
111., 1931-32 ; app. elk. In Am. consulate at Durban 
Mar. 16, 1934 ; v.c. at Durban Aug. 11, 1934 ; at Johan- 
nesburg, temp., July 7, 1936 ; at Lourengo Marquee, 
temp., Sept. 1. 1936 ; at Durban Feb. 13, 1937 ; at 
Johannesburg, temp.. Mar. 20, 1937 ; at Durban Aug. 
6, 1937 ; at Lourengo Marques, temp., Jan. 3, 1938 ; at 
Capetown, temp., Jan. 22, 1938 ; at Durban May 2, 
1939 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser., and v.c. at Durban July 15, 1939 ; at 
Port Elizabeth, temp., July 18, 1939 ; at Durban Sept. 
3, 1939 ; at Calcutta June 1, 1940 ; also sec. to Commr. 
of U.S. to India at New Delhi Sept. 16, 1941 ; sec. to 
personal rep. of the President at New Delhi Mar. 21, 
1942 ; sec. at New Delhi May 16, 1942 ; class eight 
July 16, 1943 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at London May 31, 1944 
(canceled) ; Army and Navy Staff Coll., grad. 1945 ; 
country specialist at $5,600 in the Dept. of State Feb. 
1, 1945 ; act. asst. chief, Div. of Middle Eastern Af- 
fairs, Apr. 12, 1945 ; at $6,230 July 1, 1945 ; asst. 
chief, Div. of Middle Eastern Affairs, at $7,175 (P-7) 
Sept. 25, 1945, Div. of Middle Eastern and Indian 
Affairs Aug. 16, 1946 ; special asst. to the dir.. Office 
of Near Eastern and African Affairs, P-8, Sept. 7, 



1947 ; mem. of staff. Policy Planning Staff, Nov. 22, 

1948 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949.— NEA. 

Berry, Marshall Styles. — b. Union County, Ky., Apr. 

25, 1903 ; Morganfleld High Sch. grad. ; Murray State 
Teachers Coll., B.S. 1929 ; U. of Ky., M.A. 1940 ; prin- 
cipal of sch. 1929—40 ; supervisor of student work, 
Nat. Youth Admin., 1940—42 ; labor foreman with mfg. 
CO. 1942-44 ; personnel asst., Washington Navy Yard, 
1944 ; app. personnel asst. at $2,600 in the Dept. of 
State Jan. 2, 1945 ; at $2,980 July 1, 1945 ; personnel 
technician, CAF-9, Jan. 2, 1946 ; salary analyst May 

26, 1946 ; CAF-11 Dec. 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class seven, assigned to the Dept. May 19, 1947 ; 
married. — FP. 

Berry, Robert M. — b. Dardanelle, Ark., May 14, 1917 ; 
Baylor U., B.A. 1937 ; Brown U., M.A. 1939 ; Harvard 
U., Ph.D. 1944 ; dir. of tour to Europe 1936 ; instr. in 
German, Brown U., 1939—42 ; instr. in German dept., 
Harvard U., 1942^4 ; assoc. field rep.. Office of War 
Information, Paris, 1944-45 ; app. econ. analyst In the 
For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned to office of U.S. pol. 
adviser on German affairs, Supreme Headquarters, 
A.E.F., May 25, 1945 ; at Rome, temp., Apr. 19-July 15, 
1946 ; also admin, officer at Berlin July 1, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class eight and econ. analyst at 
Berlin Nov. 13, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class six, 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 4, 1946 ; 
v.c. at Berlin Jan. 13, 1947 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Seoul 
Aug. 17, 1949. 

Berry, Samuel. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Feb. 26, 1920; 
New Utrecht High Sch. ; Coll. of City of N.Y. 1937-39 ; 
elk., mfg. CO., 1937-41 ; coppersmith, Brooklyn Navy 
Yard, 1941-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, overseas ser. ; 
app. elk. in the For. Ser. and assigned to the Dept. 
Feb. 6, 1946; elk. at Tehran Mar. 11, 1946; For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class fourteen and cryptographic elk. 
at Tehran Nov. 13, 1946 ; class twelve Nov. 2, 1947 ; 
cryptographic elk. at Seoul July 27, 1948 ; class eleven 
and chief of cryptographic section at Seoul Mar. 6, 
1949. 

Berry, Sidney Norton. — b. New York, N.Y., Oct. 30, 
1908 ; N.Y.U. and Coll. of City of N.Y. 1925-28 ; Theo- 
logical Sem. of Amer. 1925-28 ; Columbia U. Law Sch. 
LL.B. 1931 ; dir. and instr. in drama and radio tech- 
niques 1928-40 ; atty. 1931-42 ; special deputy atty.- 
gen. in New York 1940 ; arbitrator. Am. Arbitration 
Assn., 1938-42 ; newscaster 1942—43 ; newscaster and 
commentator 1943^6 for broadcasting cos. ; asst. pro- 
gram dir. 1943-44, production supervisor 1944—45 ; 
transferred to the Dept. of State as production super- 
visor, CAF-11, Jan. 1, 1946 ; with broadcasting co. 
1947-48 ; with Dept. of State on contract basis 1948 ; 
app. producer-announcer, CAF— 12, in the Dept. of 
State Nov. 4, 1948; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949; married. — 
IBD. 

Berthold, Arthur Benedict. — b. Dundaga, Latvia, of 
Am. parents, Jan. 8, 1905; sch. in Latvia 1919-22; 
Colgate U., A. B. 1931 ; Columbia U., B.S. 1932 ; U. of 
Chicago, M.A. 1934 ; assoc. dir. and bibliographer with 
research center 1936-42 ; analyst, Office of Strategic 
Sers., 1942-45 ; chief of div., U. of Chicago Library, 
1945-48; app. librarian, P-5, in the Dept. of State 
July 23, 1948 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— OLI. 



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Bertone, Thomas A_ — b. Hoboken, N.J., Apr. 5, 
1911 ; Demarest High Sch. (Hoboken) ; elk. in drug 
CO. 1930-32 ; shipping elk. in sales eorp. 1932-33 ; asst. 
foreman of textile co. 1933-37 ; president of local tex- 
tile union 1937-43 ; chief steward, Maritime War Ship- 
ping Commn., 1943-46 ; app. guard in the For. Ser. 
and assigned at Manila July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. StafE 
officer of class seventeen Nov. 13, 1946 ; asst. property 
custodian at Manila Dee. 12, 1946 ; class fifteen Mar. 
9, 1947 ; class thirteen Apr. 20, 1947 ; asst. property 
custodian at Canberra June 18, 1948 ; class eleven and 
bldg. supt. at Canberra Mar. 20, 1949 ; married. 

Bertram, Rudolf F. — b. Borkum, Germany, Apr. 12, 
1904 ; U. of Chicago, B.A., M.A. 1936, 1939 ; inter- 
viewer, 111. State govt., 1935-36 ; employment officer, 
classification officer, chief personnel relations officer, 
Tenn. Valley Authority, 1936-48 ; exec, officer, labor 
economist, OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff offi- 
cer of class two and assigned as labor economist. Office 
of Labor Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 
1949 ; class one and chief, Labor Div., Dec. 11, 1949 ; 
married. — HICOG. 

Berz, Lorant B, — b. Debrecen, Hungary, June 10, 
1896 ; naturalized 1931 ; Royal Teeh. U., Budapest, 
C. E. 1921 ; civil engineer, Tennessee Valley Authority 
1933-44, U.S. Army Engineers 1944-45, Am. Air 
Force 1945-47 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
five and assigned to the Dept. Oct. 6, 1947 ; supervisor 
of construction at Warsaw Oct. 15, 1947 ; class four 
and deputy regional supervisor at Warsaw May 30, 
1948 ; att. at Warsaw Feb. 8, 1949. 

Betts, Dale Kenneth. — b. La Porte City, Iowa, May 
2, 1902 ; La Porte City High Sch. grad. ; with metal 
mfg. company 1921-35 ; timekeeper. Work Projects 
Admin., 1935-41 ; expediter 1941-42, crew chief in 
Ireland 1942-44, for airline company ; asst. transporta- 
tion officer. Office of War Information, 1944-45 ; trans- 
portation officer at Paris, Office of Int. Information and 
Cultural Affairs, Dept. of State, 1945-46 ; app. admin, 
asst. in the For. Ser. and assigned at Paris July 1, 
1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class eleven Nov. 13, 
1946 ; class nine and shipping officer at Paris Feb. 
5, 1950. 

Betts, George C — b. Warren, Pa., June 7, 1914 ; La. 
State U., A.B. 1939 ; Kent State U., M.A. 1940 ; Syra- 
cuse U., grad. work 1947-49 ; editor and instr. in jour- 
nalism, Kent U., 1940-42 ; editor for daily newspaper 
1942-44 ; news editor, Office of War Information, 1944- 
45 ; transferred to the Dept. of State, Jan. 1, 1946 as 
field rep. in Manila ; asst. prof, and exec. sec. of state 
society of editors, Syracuse U., 1947-49 ; app. reports 
analyst, GS-12, U.S. Mission to U.N., Feb. 1, 1950; 
married.— USUN. 

Betts, John MacEwen. — b. Washington, D.C., Oct. 4, 
1911 ; Landon Sch. for Boys ; U. of Va. 1933-34 ; Nat. 
U. 1935-39 ; elk., Dept. of Justice, 1934-39 ; salesman 
for biological laboratory 1939-41 ; U.S. Navy 1942-46 ; 
It. comdr., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class eight and assigned to the Dept. Oct. 3, 1947 ; 
asst. att. at Cairo Feb. 10, 1948 ; class seven May 1, 
1949 ; married. 



Bevans, Charles Irving. — b. Grantsville, Md., Sept. 21, 
1908 ; George Washington U. 1926-29 ; Washington 
Coll. of Law, LL.B. 1932 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; elk. 
1925-27, in Veterans' Bu. 1927-29 ; app. elk. at $1,440 
in the Dept. of State May 16, 1929 ; at $1,620 June 
1, 1930 ; at .$1,800 Aug. 1, 1934 ; at $2,300 Oct. 1, 
1935 ; at $2,400 Apr. 1, 1938 ; divisional asst. at $2,600 
July 1, 1939 ; at $2,700 Oct. 1, 1941 ; at $3,800 Nov. 1, 
1941 ; alt. Dept. rep. on the Fisheries Comm., War 
Production Bd., 1942 ; asst. chief of treaty section, 
Div. of Research and Publication, at $4,600 (P-5) 
May 1, 1944, of treaty branch, P-6, May 19, 1946 ; 
asst. chief of treaty branch. Office of the Legal Ad- 
viser, Sept. 6, 1946 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — L. 

Bevilaoqua, Charles Kenneth. — b. Berwick, Pa., July 
10, 1910 ; Berwick High Sch. ; Syracuse U. 1928 ; 
Bloomsburg (Pa.) State Teachers Coll. 1929; Cornell 
U., summer 1934 ; Pa. State Coll. 1940-41 ; hotel ad- 
ministrator 1928-37 ; with legitimate theater 1937-41 ; 
U.S. Army 1941-46, capt., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class fourteen and assigned to the Dept. 
Dec. 18, 1946 ; elk. at Lisbon Jan. 28, 1947 ; class 
eleven and cml. asst. at Lisbon Dee. 12, 1948 ; to the 
Dept. Nov. 4, 1949 ; detailed to Dept. of Com. Nor. 
7, 1949 ; class nine Jan. 8, 1950 ; married. 

Beyer, Koland Karl. — b. Sheboygan, Wis., May 8, 
1913 ; Kaukauna High Sch. grad. ; Lawrence Coll., 
A.B. 1934 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy, A.M. 
1935, grad. work 1937-38 ; teacher in high sch. 1935- 
37 ; instr. of pol. sci., Vanderbilt U., 1938-39 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v.e. of career, and see. in 
the Diplo. Ser. July 15, 1939 ; v.e. at Toronto July 
27, 1939 ; to the Dept. Jan. 8, 1941 ; For. Ser. Sch. 
Apr. 1, 1941 ; v.e. at Capetown June 2, 1941 ; class 
eight Nov. 16, 1943 ; v.e. at Algiers May 3, 1945 ; class 
seven Aug. 13, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class five Nov. 
13, 1946 ; 2d sec. and v.e. at Athens July 1, 1948 ; 
married. 

Beyer, Thomas Lynn. — b. St. Paul, Minn., June 15, 
1912 ; Hamline U., B.A. 1932 ; Oxford U., B.A., M.A. 
1935 ; U. of Wis. 1935-37, 1939-40 ; asst. prof, of Eng., 
Morningside Coll. 1937-39, Lawrence Coll. 1940-43 ; 
U.S. Navy 1943-46, It., overseas ser. ; analyst. War 
Dept., 1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
three and assigned to the Dept. Mar. 21, 1949 ; att. 
at Manila Apr. 26, 1949 ; married. 

Beyerly, Harold S. — b. New Richmond, Ohio, Sept. 28, 
1898 ; with railroad 1916-18 ; U.S. Navy 1918-20 ; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at The Hague Jan. 25, 
1920; at Rotterdam Sept. 1920; at Belgrade Dec. 5, 
1930 ; at Panamd Aug. 2, 1941 ; near Govt, of Nether- 
lands established in England Oct. 21, 1944 ; app. admin, 
officer at The Hague May 29, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class eight Nov. 13, 1946 ; to the Dept. July 28, 1948 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer at Budapest Aug. 1, 1949 ; class 
seven and asst. att. at Budapest Aug. 7, 1949 ; married. 

Beylard, Charles Brashears. — b. Cannes, France, of 
Am. parents, Sept. 15, 1888 ; Public Coll. of the City 
of Nice, France, and Dr. Schmidt's Inst., St. Gallen, 
Switzerland ; private tutor in London ; bank elk. in 
Nice 1 yr. ; elk. in Am. consulate at Nice 1908-16 ; 
app. v.e. at Tunis May 5, 1917 ; at Bizerta Aug. 29, 



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1923 ; at Tunis Dec. 5, 1923 ; at Las Palinas, temp., 
June 20, 1929 ; at Tunis Oct. 23, 1929 ; at Marseille 
Nov. 6, 1930 ; at Nice and Monaco May 23, 1934 ; at 
Lyon Feb. 18-Nov. 8, 1942 ; to the Dept. Teb. 18, 1944 ; 
v.c. at Port-of-Spain May 6, 1944 ; at Nice and Monaco 
Dec. 6, 1944 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten Nov. 
13, 194G ; married. 

Bezjian, Joseph Jacob. — b. Aintiib, Armenia, Mar. 27, 
191G; naturalized 1928; Charlestown (Mass.) Uigh 
Scb. ; Mass. Inst, of Tech. 19.'^G-39 ; Ohio State U. 
1943-44 ; electrician 1936-38, development engineer 
1941-43, for electric cos. ; radio and electrical engineer 
for radio mfrs. 1938-41 ; U.S. Army 194.''.-49, 1st It., 
overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight 
and assigned to the Dept. Dec. 19, 1949 ; asst. att. at 
London Jan. 16, 1950 ; married. 

Bianco, Francesco M. — b. London, England, Aug. 15, 
1905 ; naturalized 1931 ; Ginnasio Massimo d'Azeglio, 
Italy, 1917-19; Donaldson School (Ilchester, Md.) 
grad. ; Columbia U., 1923-25 ; George Washington U. 
1946 ; bibliographer for art gallery 1927-39 ; super- 
visor of cultural projects, Works Progress Admin., 
1939-41 ; asst. dir., deputy dir., and acting dir. of 
dlv., Office of Production Management, War Produc- 
tion Bd., Civilian Production Admin., and Dept. of 
Com. 1941-47; bizonal control officer, OMGUS, 1947- 
49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class two and assigned 
as economist. Program Div., Office of Econ. Affairs, at 
Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Biddle, Nicholas Duke. — b. New York, N.Y., Sept. 1, 
1921 ; Harvard U., B.A. 1946 ; Columbia U. 1946-48 ; 
U.S. Army 1942-45, capt., overseas ser. ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class ten and assigned as asst. att. 
at Madrid Dec. 29, 1948 ; married. 

Bidwell, Charles Everett. — b. Huntingdon, Pa., Oct. 4, 
1923 ; Altoona High Sch. grad. ; Juniata Coll., A.B. 
1944 ; Amherst Coll. 1943-44 ; U. of Pa., grad. work 
1947 ; U.S. Army 1943—45, overseas ser. ; documents 
editor, Office of U.S. Chief of Counsel in Germany, 
1945-46 ; app. For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 19, 1947 ; to 
the Dept. July 29, 1947 ; v.c. at Zagreb Sept. 16, 1947 ; 
3d sec. and v.c. at Belgrade Jan. 3, 1949 ; v.c. at Zagreb 
June 30, 1949; 3d sec. and v.c. at Athens Nov. 10, 
1949. 

Biebers, Carl, Jr. — b. Lockhart, Tex., July 18, 1919 ; 
Thomas Jefferson High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; U. of 
Heidelberg, summer 1938 ; U. of Munich 1938-39 ; U. 
of Tex., B.A. 1940 ; U.S. Army 1940-46, capt. ; app. 
v.c. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Frank- 
fort on the Main Mar. 18. 1946 ; also admin, asst. at 
Frankfort on the Main July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class twelve and v.c. at Frankfort on the 
Main Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; class 
ten May 30, 1948 ; v.c. at Rio de Janeiro May 13, 1949 ; 
class nine Jan. 22, 1950 ; married. 

Blel, XTlrich Edward. — b. Berlin, Germany, May 17, 
1907 ; Bismarck Gymnasium, B.S. ; law schs. at Geneva, 
Paris, Berlin, and Bonn, LL.B., LL.D., Dr. Jr. Ref- 
erendar 1926-30 ; law study, German Govt, 1930- 
33 ; political adviser and broker, 1934-41 ; for. rep. 



for steamship corp., 1941 ; U.S. Army, 1942-46 ; pol. 
affairs officer, OMGUS, 1946-49; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class one and assigned as land observer at 
Hannover Nov. 3 9, 1949; married. — HICOG. 

Bienstock, Gregory. — b. St. Petersburg, Russia, Dec. 
11, 1885; naturalized 1945; St. Petersburg Lyceum, 
grad. 1904 ; U. of St. Petersburg 1904-06 ; U. of Berlin 
1906-08 ; U. of Munich 1908-09 ; U. of Zurich, LL.D. 
1911 ; law school of Jaroslav, Russia, grad. 1912 ; 
lawyer in Russia 1912-1915 ; free-lance journalist and 
editor in Russia 1912-15, 1917-21 ; Russian Army 
1915-17 ; journalist, editor, lecturer, and writer, in 
Berlin 1922-33, in Prague 1933-38, in London 1938, 
in U.S. 1940-41 ; author and translator ; research 
asst., New Sch. for Social Research, 1941-42 ; journal- 
ist and lecturer, N.Y.U. ; instr. in Russian, N.Y.U., 
1942-44 ; U. of Colo. 1944-46 ; asst. prof, of intelli- 
gence school. Navy Dept., 1946 ; with Dept. of State 
on contract basis Feb. 1947 ; app. radio script writer 
(Russian), CAF-H, in the Dept. of State Mar. 10, 
1947; CAF-12 Dec. 12, 1948; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949; 
married. — IBD. 

Bigelow, Donald Fairchild. — b. St. Paul, Minn., Nov. 
10, 1S96 ; Central High Sch. ; Princeton U. 1915-17 ; 
I'Ecole Libre des Sciences Politiques 1919-20 ; Har- 
vard U. 1920-21 ; U.S. Army 1917-19, 1st It., overseas 
ser. ; with Am. Red Cross in Poland 1919 ; app. 
v.c! of career of class three May 25, 1921 ; v.c. at 
Bucharest July 21, 1921 ; class two May 26, 1922 ; class 
one Feb. 26, 1923 ; v.c. at Paris Aug. 17, 1923 ; cons, 
of class seven Dec. 19, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
eight July 1, 1924 ; class seven Aug. 31, 1925 ; to the 
Dept. Mar. 3, 1927 ; cons, at Tangier Mar. 31, 1930 ; 
class six May 9, 1930 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Sept. 14, 
1931 ; 2d sec. at Tangier in addition to duties as cons. 
Oct. 14, 1931 ; cons, at Geneva May 18, 1933 ; 2d sec, 
at Vienna Apr. 8-July 5, 1935 ; at Bern Jan. 29-Feb. 
24, 1936 ; 2d sec. at Bern May 22, 1936 : class five Mar. 
1, 1939 ; class four Aug. 16, 1941 ; 1st sec. at Bern 
Nov. 25, 1941 ; class three Nov. 16, 1943 ; class two 
Dec. 17, 1945 ; couns. of leg. and cons, at Budapest 
Apr. 11, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class two Nov. 13, 

1946 ; couns. of leg. and cons, at Addis Ababa Oct. 30, 

1947 ; married. 

Biggs, Arthur Perry. — b. Detroit, Mich., May 5, 1910 ; 
Glendale (Calif.) Union High Sch. grad. ; U. of Calif, 
at Los Angeles, A.B. 1933, grad. sch. 1933-35, teacher's 
cert. 1942 ; teacher, Methodist Bd. of For. Missions, 
Bolivia, 1936^1, War Relocation Authority, 1942-43 ; 
U.S. Army 1943-45 ; chief of unit. Office of Strategic 
Sers., 1943-45 ; transferred to the Dept. of State as 
geographer, P-3, Oct. 1, 1945 ; P-4 Sept. 22, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. Reserve officer of class five and asst. att. at 
Bogota Nov. 17, 1947 ; at Buenos Aires Apr. 28, 1948 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven June 12, 1949 ; U.S. 
del., 1st Pan Am. Consultation on Geography, Rio de 
Janeiro, 1949 ; class six Nov. 27, 1949 ; married. 

Biggs, John A_ — b. Montreal, Canada, May 22, 1914 ; 
naturalized 1942 ; U. of Wash., B.A. 1937 ; copywriter 
19.S7-39, advertising mgr. 1941-42, for dept. store ; 
jr. accounting exec, advertising agency, 1939-41 ; U.S. 
Army 1942-46, 1st It., overseas ser. ; accounting exec. 
1946 ; press officer, Dept. of Army, 1946-49 ; app. For. 



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Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned as press 
officer, Public Afifairs Div., Office of Land Commr. for 
Bavaria, at Munich Oct. 16, 1949. — HICOG. 

Billings, Victor L.— b. Jensen, Utah, July 16, 1900 ; 
Brigham Young U. 1919-22 ; George Washington U. 
1930-34; Washington Law Sch., LL.B. 1937; mem. 
of bar of D.C. ; engineer, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Sur- 
vey, 1929-30 ; patent examiner, U.S. Patent Office, 
1930-42 ; U.S. Army, 1942-45, maj. ; patent admin- 
istrator 1945-48, patent adviser 1948-49, OMGUS ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class four and assigned 
as atty.. Legal Advice Div., Office of Gen. Counsel, at 
Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Billman, James Reed. — b. Cincinnati, Ohio, Dec. 8 
1918 ; high-sch. grad. ; U. of Calif., A.B. 1940, grad 
work 1941-42 ; asst. to architect in retail firm 1942 
personnel work with mfg. firms 1942—44 ; app. elk. in 
the For. Ser. and assigned to the Dept. Apr. 21, 1944 
at New Delhi Aug. 7, 1944 ; v.c. at Calcutta Feb. 6 
1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve and v.c 
at Calcutta Nov. 13, 1946; class eleven May 5, 1947 
v.c. at Amsterdam Aug. 21, 1947 ; at Addis Ababa 
Mar. 31, 1949 ; class nine Feb. 5, 1950. 

Bingham, George Reynolds, — b. Philadelphia, Pa., May 
6, 1914; Garfield High Sch. (Seattle) grad.; business- 
sch. grad. ; stenog. and sec. in U.S. and Bolivian offices 
of steamship co. 1938-36 ; app. elk. in Am. leg. at La 
Paz June 1, 1936 ; at San Salvador Nov. 1938 ; v.c. at 
Panama Apr. 3, 1941 ; resigned Sept. 25, 1942 to enter 
the armed ser. ; app. v.c. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and 
assigned at Panama Oct. 12, 1945 ; at Antofagasta 
Oct. 24, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; class ten Dec. 29, 1946 ; v.c. at Port 
Said Dec. 27, 1948 ; class eight Sept. 4, 1949 ; married. 

Binkley, Arthur L. — b. Hagerstown, Md., Apr. 14, 
1924 ; U. of Md., B.S. 1948 ; U.S. Army 1943-45, 
overseas ser. ; asst. sec, in OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine and assigned as 
archivist, Office of Exec. Sec, at Frankfort on the 
Main Oct. 16, 1949. — HICOG. 

Birch, John Almond. — b. Washington, D.C, Sept. 28, 
1913 ; Western High Sch. grad. ; Am. Inst, of Banking 
1936-40 ; paying and receiving teller for bank 1932-41 ; 
cml. specialist 1941-43, staff asst. 1943-44, Div. of 
For. Funds Control, Treas. Dept. ; app. divisional asst. 
at $3,800 in the Dept. of State July 12, 1944 ; at $4,600 
Nov. 11, 1944; at $5,600 (P-6) May 15, 1945; act. 
asst. chief, Div. of Econ. Security Controls, Mar. 19, 
1946 ; asst. chief U.S. negotiator, U.S., United King- 
dom, and Swedish Negotiations for German Assets in 
Sweden, Washington, 1946 ; att. at Stockholm June 26, 
1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four Nov. 13, 
1946 ; att. at London, temp., Aug. 11, 1947 ; For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class three and econ. officer at Stockholm 
in addition to duties as att. Aug. 1, 1949 ; att. at Pre- 
toria Oct. 5, 1949 ; also econ. officer at Pretoria Feb. 
19, 1950 ; married. 

Bird, Heber Reld.— b. Mantl, Utah, Mar. 18, 1918; 
South High Sch. grad. ; U. of Utah 1938-39 ; with tel- 
egraph CO. 1939-40 ; missionary work in Brazil 1940- 
42 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at SSo Paulo June 



2, 1942 ; econ. analyst at SSo Paulo July 1, 1944 ; 
resigned Feb. 22, 1945 ; U.S. Navy 1945-46 ; app. v.c. in 
the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Rio de Janeiro 
Feb. 14, 1946 ; also admin, asst. at Rio de Janeiro July 
1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 
1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; class nine and cml. 
analyst at Rio de Janeiro in addition to duties as v.c. 
May 2, 1948 ; class eight and v.c. at Aruba Mar. 25, 
1949 ; married. 

Birdsall, Paul.— b. Albany, N.Y., Nov. 16, 1899; 
Harvard U., A.B. 1921, A.M. 1925, Ph.D. 1928 ; prof, 
of hist., Williams Coll., 1928-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-48, 
col., overseas ser. ; sr. assoc, Brookings Inst., 1948—49 ; 
app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class two and assigned 
as att. at Paris Aug. 26, 1949 ; married. 

Birge, Walter William, Jr. — b. St. Louis, Mo., May 21, 
1913 ; sch. in Switzerland 1920-21 ; Groton Sch. grad. ; 
Harvard U., A.B. 1935 ; U. of London 1937-38 ; George 
Washington U. 1939-40 ; private sec. to Am. amb. to 
Argentina 1935 ; salesman with cml. firm 1936 ; elk. 
in Am. consulate at Nuevo Laredo May 23-July 15, 
1941 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941, qualified July 16, 
1941 ; v.c. at Nuevo Laredo July 16, 1941 ; at Istanbul 
Mar. 30, 1942 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Baghdad Dec. 7, 
1943 ; 3d sec. at Praha June 29, 1945 ; v.c. at Dhahran, 
temp., June 29, 1945 ; class eight May 19, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class five Nov. 13, 1946 ; 2d sec. and v.c. 
at Praha Apr. 22, 1947 ; to the Dept. Apr. 4, 1949 ; v.c. 
at Dakar Sept. 7, 1949 ; married. 

Blrgfeld, Clarence Everard. — b. Capitol View, Md., 
May 3, 1906; Central High Sch. (Washington, D.C.) 
grad. ; business sch. 1% yrs. ; Georgetown U., B.S. (For. 
Ser.) 1928; in Dept. of Com. 1927-42; U.S. Army 
1942-45, maj. ; app. asst. cml. att. in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary and assigned at Buenos Aires May 29, 1945 ; 
at Santiago June 21, 1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of 
class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class three, 
cons, of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Sept. 6, 1947 ; 
1st sec. and cons, at Santiago Sept. 20, 1947 ; to the 
Dept. Oct. 12, 1949 ; asst. officer in charge. River Plate 
affairs, Jan. 16, 1950 ; married. — EC. 

Blrkeland, Carl. — b. Stavanger, Norway, Mar. 28, 
1886; naturalized 1916; Kongsgaard High Sch. (Sta- 
vanger, Norway) grad. ; Lewis Inst., Chicago, 1908—11 ; 
laboratory and engineering insp. 1904-17 ; U.S. Army 
1918-21 ; app. v.c. at Riga Oct. 25, 1921 ; elk. in Am. 
consulate at Copenhagen July 1, 1924 ; v.c. at Copen- 
hagen Oct. 6, 1926 ; at Warsaw Nov. 13, 1929 ; at 
Berlin Apr. 15, 1940 ; elk. in Am. emb. at Berlin July 
15-Dec. 8, 1941 ; to the Dept. June 2, 1942 ; v.c. at 
Stockholm Sept. 16, 1944 ; elk., staff of Supreme Head- 
quarters, A.E.F., London, temp., Sept. 16, 1944 ; v.c. 
office of U.S. pol. adviser on German affairs. Supreme 
Headquarters, A.E.F., Apr. 12, 1945 ; at Stockholm 
Dec. 7, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight Nov. 
13, 1946 ; cons. July 3, 1947 ; cons, at Stockholm July 
30, 1947 ; class seven Apr. 17, 1949 ; asst. att. at 
Stockholm in addition to duties as cons. Mar. 13, 1950 ; 
married. 

Birlauf, Genevieve J. — b. Ft. Wayne, Ind., Mar. 27, 
1917 ; New Trier Township High Sch. ; Northwestern 
U. 1943-44 ; Alliance Frangaise 1939 ; sec. of mfg. co. 



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1940-42 ; admin, officer for corp. 1942-43, for UNRRA 
1944-46 ; chief of section and liaison officer of div. 
1946-49, OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. StafE officer of class 
nine and assigned as women's affairs asst., Office of 
Land Commr. for Bavaria, at NUrnberg Oct. 16, 1949. — 
HICOG. 

Birnkrant, Arthur Alfred. — b. Toronto, Canada, June 
10, 1908: naturalized 1930; U. of Mich.. A.B. 1928; 
Harvard U., LL.B. 1930 ; lawyer, 1930-40 ; U.S. Army 
1940-40, It. col., overseas ser. ; deputy chief of legal 
branch, OMGUS, 1946-49; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class three and assigned as atty., Office of Gen. 
Counsel at Berlin Oct. 16, 1949 ; married.— HICOG. 

Bisbee, Royal Daniel, Jr. — b. Godhra, India, of Am. 
parents, Feb. 21, 1923 I Woodstock Coll. grad. ; U. of 
Wash., B.A. 1947 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eleven and assigned 
to the Dept. Nov. 11, 1947 ; v.c. at Bombay Nov. 14, 
1947 ; at New Delhi Oct. 29, 1948 ; class eight and gen. 
sers. officer at New Delhi In addition to duties as v.c. 
Mar. 20, 1949 ; married. 

Bishop, Max Waldo. — b. Gravette, Ark., Oct. 30. 
1908; Davenport (Iowa) High Sch. grad.; U. of 
Chicago, Ph.B. 1932 ; tutored in Fr. and German ; 
O.R.C. 1935-37, 2d It. ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass.. 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 1, 1935 ; 
language officer at Tokyo Oct. 16, 1935 ; v.c. at Osaka 
Oct. 25, 1937 ; 3d sec. at Tokyo Mar. 14, 1938 ; class 
eight Aug. 1, 1940 ; to the Dept. Jan. 8, 1941 ; class 
seven Feb. 1, 1942 ; class six Nov. 16, 1943 ; cons. 
Apr. 25, 1944 ; cons, at Colombo Apr. 27, 1944 ; sec. 
of mission at New Delhi Mar. 10, 1945 ; class four 
May 16, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer, staff of U.S. pol. adviser 
to Supreme Comdr., Allied Forces, Japan, Aug. 25, 
1945 ; couns. of mission Aug. 20, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; detailed to Nat. War Coll. 
Sept. 1947-June 1948; to the Dept. June 22, 1948; 
chief, Div. of Northeast Asian Affairs, Nov. 1, 1948- 
July 18, 1949 ; married. — G. 

BIshton, Robert A.— b. Illon, N.Y., Dec. 31, 1922 ; U. 
of Md., A.B. 1944, Georgetown U., grad work 1946-47 ; 
admin, asst. for training corp. 1944—45 ; U.S. 
Navy 1945^6, ens. ; library asst.. Library of Cong., 
1947-48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eleven and 
assigned to the Dept. Jan. 5, 1948 ; v.c. at Dublin Jan. 
21, 1948 ; class ten July 10, 1949 ; married. 

Bisk, Anatole. — b. Odessa, Russia, Mar. 28, 1919 ; 
naturalized 1943 ; high sch. grad. ; U. of Brussels 1938- 
40 ; Stanford U. 1943 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, overseas 
ser. ; asst. editor of French publication 1942 ; admin, 
asst. 1946, French interpreter 1946-49, OMGUS ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned as 
protocol liaison officer. Office of Public Affairs, Berlin 
Element, Oct. 16, 1949. — HICOG. 

Bissau, 'William En Earl, Jr. — b. Plankinton, S. Dak., 
Feb. 4, 1919 ; high sch. ; businjess sch. ; Huron Coll. 
1937-40; elk., Dept. of Agrl., 1940-41, 1942-47; U.S. 
Army 1941-45, overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class fourteen and assigned to the Dept. Sept. 4, 
1947 ; elk. at Bucharest Nov. 13, 1947 ; class thirteen 
Apr. 3, 1949 ; class eleven and disbursing officer at 
Bucharest Jan. 22, 1950. 



Black, Florence. — app. exec, asst., CAF-12, in the 
Dept. of State May 13, 1948 ; Boclal scl. analyst, P-6, 
Dec. 26, 1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949.— E/VFA. 

Black, Lloyd Deacon. — b. Toronto, Canada, Dec. 2, 
1914 ; naturalized 1942 ; U. of Toronto, B.A. 1934 ; 
Clark U.. A.M. 1936 ; U. of Mich., Ph.D. 1940 ; U.S. 
Army 1941-45. capt., overseas service ; app. geographer, 
P-4, in the Dept. of State Feb. 19, 1946 ; P-5 Sept. 22, 
1946 ; resigned Dec. 28, 1947 ; app. prof, of geography, 
For. Ser. Inst., Dept. of State, GS-13, Jan. 23, 1950 ; 
married. — FSI. 

Black, Myron L. — b. Rochester, N.Y., Sept. 24, 1906; 
East High Sch. ; Phillips Exeter Acad. ; Harvard U., 
A.B. 1927 ; Harvard U. 1928 ; oxec. sec. and editor of 
trade review, U.S. Chamber of Com. for the Levant, 
Istanbul, 1927-28 ; asst. trade commr. at Washington, 
New York, and Wellington, New Zealand, Bu. of For 
and Dom. Com., 1928-37 ; free-lance writing in field of 
econ. 1930-32; special for. rep. In cml. cos. 1938-44; 
sec. Danish Shipping Comm., 1940 ; mem. of War Ship- 
ping Admin. -Dept. of State Jlission to S. Amer. 1942, 
and Anglo-Am. Shipping and Ports Mission to Africa 
and the Middle East 1942 ; field dir. of Div. of For. 
Ser., War Shipping Admin., 1942-44 ; dir. of field op- 
erations staff. For. Econ. Admin. 1944-45 ; For. Econ. 
Admin, special rep. and special asst. to the Am. minis- 
ter to Denmark, 1945 ; app. att. in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary and assigned at Rome Oct. 19, 1945 ; For. 
Ser. Reserve officer of class three and adviser on ship- 
ping at Rome Nov. 13, 1946 ; U.S. del., 1st sees.. Pro- 
visional Maritime Consultative Council, Paris, 1947 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class three, cons, of career, and sec. 
In the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 26, 1948 ; 1st sec. and cons, at 
Rome Mar. 6, 1948 ; married. 

Black, Robert Smallwood. — b. Zanesville, Ohio, Jan. 
13, 1909 ; Dartmouth Coll., B.A. 1932 ; Columbia U., 
M.A. 1935 ; U. of Lausanne, Switzerland, summer 1936 ; 
U. of Chicago, 1943-44 ; teacher of Eng., in prep sch. 
1932-34, at Am. U. of Beirut 1935-37, at private sch. 
1937-42, at Detroit U. Sch. 1946-48 ; U.S. Navy 1942- 
45, It. comdr., overseas ser. ; appraiser for guidance 
center, Wilkes Coll., 1945-46 ; app. For. Ser. Reserve 
officer of class four and assigned as att. at Cairo Sept. 
4, 1948 ; married. 

Blackburn, Bruce B, — b. St. Petersburg, Fla., Apr. 12, 
1921 ; Ga. Sch. of Tech., B.S. 1946 ; student engineer, 
Fla. Power Commn., 1940-42 ; radio operator for air- 
lines 1942-43 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, 1st It., overseas 
ser. ; mgr. of dairy farm 1947-48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class nine and assigned to the Dept. May 1©, 
1948 ; elk. at Tehran June 4, 1948 ; class eight, att. 
at Tehran, Baghdad, Beirut, and cons. agt. at Jeru- 
salem and Nicosia Nov. 30, 1949 ; married. 

Blackburn, Fred K. — b. St. Petersburg, Fla., Jan. 3, 
1915 ; hlgh-sch. grad. ; U. of Tampa 1933-35 ; chief 
studio engineer for radio station 1935-43 ; radio engi- 
neer in Algiers, Naples, and Manila, Office of War In- 
formation, 1943-46 ; app. training tech. supervisor at 
Manila July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
six Nov. 13, 1946 ; receiving station supervisor at Man- 
ila July 25, 1948 ; resident radio engineer at Tangier 
Aug. 17, 1948 ; class five Oct. 31, 1948 ; married. 



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Blackiston, Slator Clay, Jr. — b. Richmond, Va., Sept. 
19, 1918 ; St. Christopher's Sch. grad. ; U. of Va., 
B.S. 1940 ; U.S. Navy 1940-45, It. comdr., overseas 
ser. ; salesman for office machines 1945—47 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Apr. 10, 1947 ; to the Dept. May 1, 1947 ; 
v.c. at Amsterdam June 26, 1947 ; at Stuttgart Mar. 
11, 1949 ; married. 

Blackmun, Martin Gilbert. — b. Ackley, Iowa, July 20, 

1911 ; Eldora High Sch. grad. ; U. of Iowa, B.S. 1936 ; 
U. of Minn., grad. work 1939 ; rate expert with rail- 
road CO. 1936 ; traffic elk. with lumber co. 1937-40 ; 
traffic mgr. for wood products co. 1940-45 ; app. v.c. 
in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned to the Dept. 
Sept. 12, 1945 ; at Melbourne Oct. 22, 1945 ; For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven 
May 5, 1947; v.c. at Port-of -Spain July 20, 1948; 
class ten Oct. 2, 1949 ; married. 

Blackstock, Isabel G. (Mrs.) — app. editorial elk., 
CAF-4, in the Dept. of State Nov. 23, 1943 ; editorial 
asst., CAF-5, Sept. 6, 1944 ; CAF-6 Aug. 31, 1945 ; 
research analyst, P-3, Sept. 16, 1946 ; GS-9 Oct. 30, 
1949 ; intelligence research officer, GS-11, Feb. 5, 
1950. — DRE. 

Blair, Walter Scofield. — b. Birmingham, Ala., Apr. 13, 
1917 ; Phillips High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; Vander- 
bilt U., A.B. 1938 ; Students Int. Union, Geneva, 1938 
Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy 1938-39 ; market 
analyst 1940-41 ; U.S. Navy 1942-46, It. comdr., over 
seas ser. ; salesman 1946-47, for steel export co. 
personnel dir. for coal mining co. 1947—48 ; app. For 
Ser. Staff officer of class eleven and assigned to the 
Dept. Jan. 9, 1948 ; v.c. at Casablanca Feb. 12, 1948 ; 
class nine Mar. 20, 1949; married. 

Blaisdell, Donald C. — b. Chautauqua, N.Y., Aug. 12, 
1899; Alma (Mich.) High Sch. grad.; Pa. State Coll., 
B.S. 1920; U. of Grenoble 1923; Columbia U., M.A. 
1926, Ph.D. 1929 ; teacher, Columbia U., Williams Coll., 
and U. of Wis., 1928-36 ; asst. to under sec. of agri. 
1936—40 ; Washington rep., Comm. to Defend Amer., 
1940-41 ; app. divisional asst. at $5,600 in the Dept. 
of State July 14, 1941 ; asst. chief, Div. of Studies 
and Statistics, at $6,500 Feb. 16, 1942 ; divisional asst. 
at $6,400 June 18, 1942 ; asst. chief, Div. of Int. 
Security and Org., May 3, 1944 ; at $6,500 July 1, 
1944 ; at $6,750 Oct. 1, 1944 ; assoc. chief, Div. of Int. 
Security Affairs, Dec. 20, 1944 ; at $8,000 (P-8) Jan. 
23, 1945 ; alt. to alt. mem.. Exec. Comm. on Regulation 
of Armaments, June 16, 1947 ; special asst. to the dir.. 
Office of Special Pol. Affairs Oct. 31, 1947, United 
Nations Affairs Jan. 21, 1948 ; special asst. to asst. sec. 
for United Nations affairs Oct. 3, 1949 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 
1949 ; married. — UNA. 

Blake, Evernghim. — b. Greenwich, Conn., Nov. 14, 

1912 ; South Kent Sch. 1927-31 ; I'Ecole du Montcel 
(France) 1931-32 ; Sorbonne, 1932 ; U. of Madrid, 
cert. 1933 ; Nat. U. of Mexico, cert. 1935 ; U. of Va., B.S. 
1936 ; asst. mgr. of plastics corp. 1938-40 ; with export 
dept. of steel co. 1940-41 ; U. S. Navy 1941-45, It. 
comdr., overseas ser. ; app. v.c. in the For. Ser. and 
assigned to the Dept. Feb. 1, 1946 ; at Stuttgart Feb. 



14, 1946; at Bremen May 14, 1946; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven May 
5, 1947 ; v.c. at Bremerhaven, temp., Nov. 4, 1947 ; 
class ten Apr. 18, 1948 ; v.c. at Dublin Feb. 15, 1949 ; 
married. 

Blake, Gilson Grant. — b. Buffalo, N.Y., Feb. 7, 1893 ; 
Friends Sch. ; Swarthmore Coll., A.B. 1915 ; Harvard 
U. Sch. of Business Admin. 1919 ; floor mgr. and sales- 
man 1915-17 ; U.S. Navy 1917-19, ens. ; app. v.c. at 
Newcastle, Australia, Feb. 24, 1920 ; at Adelaide Feb. 
11, 1921 : at Newcastle Apr. 27, 1921 ; at Melbourne 
Dec. 28, 1921 ; v.c. of career of class three Sept. 30, 
1922 ; v.c. at Ottawa Oct. 14, 1922 ; class two Nov. 
23, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; v.c. at 
Georgetown July 11, 1925 ; class eight and cons. Aug. 
31, 1925 ; cons, at Georgetown Sept. 29, 1925 ; at Gen- 
eva Oct. 15, 1927 ; Special Commn. for the Preparation 
of a Draft Conv. on the Manufacture of Arms, 3d sess., 
Geneva, 1928 ; class seven May 23, 1929 ; class six 
Feb. 4, 1931 ; cons, at Rome Jan. 25, 1936 ; sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; class five Mar. 1, 1939 ; 
cons, at Leghorn, temp., Oct. 17, 1940 ; at Rome Nov. 
7, 1940 ; also 2d sec. at Rome Jan. 6-Dec. 11, 1941 ; 
relieved of duties as cons. July 1, 1941 ; to the Dept. 
July 2, 1942 ; class four Nov. 16, 1943 ; asst. chief. 
Special War Problems Div., May 1, 1944, Special Proj- 
ects Div. Oct. 3, 1945 ; class three Dec. 17, 1945 ; cons, 
at Valparaiso May 13, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
three Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons. gen. and cons. gen. at Val- 
paraiso Mar. 4, 1947 ; at L6opoldville Mar. 10, 1950 ; 
married. 

Blake, James Joseph. — b. New York, N.Y., Mar. 5, 
1922 ; Bayside High Sch. grad. ; U. Coll. of Swansea, 
Wales, 1945 ; Queens Coll., B.A. 1946 ; Columbia U., 
summers 1946-47 ; instr. in hist., Peru State Teachers 
Coll., 1946-47 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; app. 
For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. July 21, 1947 ; to the Dept. Sept. 2, 
1947 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Brussels Oct. 29, 1947 ; 
married. 

Blake, Monroe Williams. — b. St. Paul, Minn., Jan. 9, 
1900 ; Central High Sch. (Detroit) ; George Washing- 
ton U., A.B. 1933; app. elk. at $1,320 in the Dept. 
of State May 15, 1928; at $1,440 July 1, 1928; at 
$1,620 Oct. 1, 1929 ; at $1,680 July 1, 1930 ; divisional 
asst. at $2,600 Oct. 12, 1934 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 1, 1935 ; 
v.c. at Ciudad Judrez Oct. 5, 1935 ; at Montreal Nov. 7, 
1935 ; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 4, 1936 ; v.c. at Warsaw 
Dec. 18, 1936 ; at Birmingham Nov. 24, 1939 (can- 
celed) ; at Basel Feb. 19, 1940 ; at Rangoon Oct. 8, 1941 
(canceled) ; to the Dept. Dec. 18, 1941 ; v.c. at Tampico 
Jan. 6, 1942 ; class eight Feb. 1, 1942 ; 3d sec. and v.c. 
at Lisbon Aug. 11, 1943 (canceled) ; 3d sec. and v.c. 
at Tehran Nov. 8, 1943 ; class seven Nov. 16, 1943 ; 
2d sec. at Tehran in addition to duties as v.c. May 1, 
1944 ; class six Aug. 43, 1945 ; 2d sec. at Warsaw Sept. 
19, 1945 ; cons. Dec. 15, 1945 ; cons, at Warsaw in 
addition to duties as 2d sec. July 30, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; 2d sec. and cons, at 
Rome Dec. 3, 1947 ; 1st sec. at Rome in addition to 
duties as cons. Oct. 1, 1948 ; married. 



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Blake, Ralph Joseph. — b. Portland, Oreg., Mar. 19 
1907 ; Franklin High Sch. grad. ; Georgetown U., B.S 
(For. Ser.) 1929; elk., Dept. of State, 192G-29 ; app 
For. Ser. oflicer unclass. and v.c. of career Nov. 12 

1929 ; For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 18, 1929 ; v.c. at Nuevo La 
redo, temp., Nov. 27, 1929 ; to the Dept. Apr. 18, 1930 
For. Ser. Sch. July 16, 1930 ; v.c. at Tsinan Nov. 8 

1930 ; at Harbin Mar. G, 1933 ; sec. In the Diplo. Ser 
Apr. 25, 1936 ; v.c. at Osaka May 29, 1937 ; class eight 
and cons. May 1, 1938 ; cons, at Osaka May 12, 1938 
language officer at Tokyo May 20, 1938 ; cons, at Tokyo 
Sept. 13, 1940-Dec. 7, 1941 ; to the Dept. Dec. 18, 1941 
class seven June 1, 1942 ; cons, at Brisbane June 17 

1944 ; class six July 16, 1944 ; 2d sec. and cons, at 
Chungking Feb. 10, 1945 ; class five Aug. 13, 1945 
cons, at Taipei Feb. 20, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
four Nov. 13, 1946 ; class three May 15, 1947 ; cons, at 
Tokyo Oct. 8, 1947 (canceled) ; at Barcelona Jan. 16, 

1945 ; cons. gen. May 27, 1949 ; cons. gen. at Barcelona 
Juno 8, 1949 ; married. 

Blake, Robert Orris. — b. Los Angeles, Calif., Apr. 7, 
1921 ; Whittier Union High Sch. grad. ; Stanford U., 
A.B. 1943, grad. work 1946 ; Sch. of Advanced Int. 
Studies, M.A. 1947 ; U.S. Navy 1943-46, It., overseas 
ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. May 15, 1947 ; to the Dept. 
May 28, 1947 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Managua July 25, 
1947; to flie Dept. Mar. 1. 1949; class five Apr. 21, 
1949 ; to For. Ser. Inst, for training in Russian June 
1949 ; detailed to Columbia U. for Russian language 
and area study Sept. 1949 ; 2d sec. and v.c. at Moscovy 
Dec. 29, 1949. 

Blakeslee, George H. — b. Geneseo, N.Y., Aug. 27, 
1871 ; Wesleyan U., A.B. 1893 ; Harvard U., A.M. 1900, 
Ph.D. 1903 ; U. of Berlin 1901 ; U. of Leipzig 1902 ; Ox- 
ford U. 1902-03; Wesleyan U., L.H.D. (hon.) 1923; 
Williams Coll. L.H.D. (hon.) 1930; Brown U., LL.D. 
(hon.) 1936; Clark U., LL.D. (hon.) 1941; Worcester 
Polytech. Inst., D.Eng. (hon.) 1942; prof, of hist, and 
of int. relations, Clark U., 1903-43 ; lecturer. Harvard 
U., 1926-28, 1929 ; Carnegie visiting prof, of int. rela- 
tions to univs. in Japan, Australia, and New Zealand 
1927 ; leader of confs., Inst, of Politics, Williamstown, 
Mass., 1922-31 ; app. divisional asst. at $5,600 in the 
Dept. of State Nov. 23, 1931 ; special asst. to the Am. 
leg., Peiping, and couns. to the Am. mem. of the Lytton 
Commn. Feb. -Sept. 1932 ; prof, of diplomacy and int. 
politics, Fletcher Sch. of law and Diplomacy, 1933-43 ; 
app. consultant in the Dept. of State Aug. 23, 1942 ; 
divisional asst., temp., at $6,500 (P-7) Sept. 16, 1943 ; 
consultant to the Div. of Territorial Studies July 1, 
1944-Mar. 1, 1945 ; special asst. to the dir.. Office of 
Far Eastern Affairs, Apr. 1, 1945 ; mem., U.S. del., Far 
Eastern Commn., 1945- ; P-8 Mar. 12, 1946 ; pol. ad- 
viser to the chm.. Far Eastern Commn., June 23, 1947 ; 
GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949; married. — FEC. 

Blanchard, Lee B. — b. Corvallls, Oreg., Oct. 2, 1914 ; 
high-sch. grad. ; U. of Ariz. 1934-37 ; sec. for radio 
broadcasting co. 1937—40, for tabulating machines 
mfg. 1940-41 ; exec, sec, sparkplug mfg., 1941-44 ; 
app. asst. to under sec. of state at $4,600 (CAF-12), 
Mar. 21, 1944 ; adm. off. Jan. 16, 1945 ; asst. to U.S. 
del., U.N. Preparatory Comm., London 1946 ; asst. to 



sec. gen., U.S. del. to U.N., Nov. 29, 1946 ; spec. asst. 
to sec. gen., CAF-13, Sept. 12, 1947 ; mem., U.S. del., 
2d part of 1st sess., UN-GA, New York, 1946, and suc- 
ceeding sess. ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — 
USUN. 

Blanchard, Louis Francis.- — b. Las Vegas, N. Mex., 
Sept. 27, 1905 ; high-sch. grad. ; with ry. co. In Mexico 
1925-39 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Mexico City 
Nov. 6, 1939; detailed to U.S. Econ. Mission to Bolivia 
1941-42 ; v.c. at Mexico City June 23, 1942 ; resigned 
Feb. 23, 1946 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten 
and assigned as v.c. at Mexico City Apr. 16, 1947 ; 
class eight May 16, 1948 ; cons. Feb. 8, 1949 ; cons, 
at Mexico City Feb. 21, 1949 ; class six Aug. 21, 1949 ; 
married. 

Blanchette, Frank W. — b. Bridgewater, Mass., Sept. 
3, 1900 ; Lynn Eng. High Sch. ; Northeastern U. 1919- 
20 ; business sch. ; Boston U. 1921-23, 1932-33 ; ac- 
countant and office mgr. 1923-36 ; accountant. Fed. 
Works Agency, 1936-42 ; regional accountant. Office for 
Emergency Management, 1942-44 ; act. nat. fiscal 
officer, regional fiscal oflicer, Nat. War Labor Bd., 
1944-45 ; principal accountant, UNRRA, 1945-46 ; 
chief budget examiner. War Assets Admin., 1946-47 ; 
chief of branch, OMGUS, 1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class three and assigned as accountant. Office 
of Admin., at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; 
married. — HICOG. 

Blancke, Wilton Wendell. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., June 
29, 1908 ; high-sch. grad. ; Haverford Coll., B.A. 1929 ; 
in advertising business 1929-32 ; free-lance journalism 
1932-33 ; art director for advertising co. in Argentina 
1933—42 ; app. elk. in Am. emb. at Buenos Aires May 
16, 1942; econ. analyst in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and 
assigned to office of U.S. pol. adviser on German affairs. 
Supreme Headquarters, A.E.F., July 5, 1945 ; For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. June 3, 1946 ; v.c. at Berlin June 17, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; class five May 15, 
1947 ; 2d sec. and asst. public affairs officer at Habana 
June 18, 1948 ; class four and cons. Apr. 21, 1949 ; 
cons, at Hanoi' Jan. 11, 1950. 

Bland, G. Edith — b. WUton, Conn., Apr. 6, 1895 ; 
private schs. ; Kensington Coll., London, 1913-14 ; 
sec, translator, and accountant for private firms in Eu- 
rope 1915-24 ; elk. for War Trade Bd. in Am. emb. at 
Madrid 1918-19 ; app. For. Ser. elk. In Am. consulate 
gen. at ZUrich Jan. 1, 1925 ; at Berlin Jan. 24, 1936 ; to 
the Dept. Aug. 1, 1942 ; personnel asst. June 1, 1944 ; 
personnel technician, CAF-9, November 27, 1945 ; For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class seven, assigned to the Dept. 
Nov. 3, 1947 ; class five Apr. 3, 1949. — FP. 

Blankinship, Byron E. — b. Portland, Oreg., June 2, 
1913 ; Tigard High Sch. grad. ; Pacific U., A.B. 1935 ; U. 
of Calif., M.A. 1937 ; Columbia U., LL.B. 1942 ; public- 
relations counsel Apr.-Nov. 1939 ; law elk. 1941-42 ; 
private tutor Feb.-June 1942 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 
20, 1942 ; to the Dept. May 27, 1942 ; v.c. at Tijuana 
June 19, 1942 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Madrid Apr. 22, 
1944 ; class eight May 19, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class five Nov. 13, 1946 ; 2d sec. at Madrid in addition 



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to duties as v.c. Apr. 16, 1947 ; at Tegucigalpa Nov. 
25, 1947 ; class four, cons., and cons, at Tegucigalpa in 
addition to duties as 2d sec. Apr. 21, 1949; married. 

Blaufarb, Douglas. — b. New York, N.Y., May 12, 1918; 
Harvard U., A.B. 1939 ; Columbia U., M.S. 1941 ; news 
editor with broadcasting cos. 1941—44 ; field rep. in 
London 1944—45, feature writer 1945, Office of War 
Information ; transferred to Dept. of State as feature 
writer, CAF-11, Jan. 1, 1946; script editor, CAF-12, 
Jan. 13, 1946 ; editor in chief, CAF-13, Dec. 29, 1946 ; 
with Dept. of State on contract basis 1947—48 ; app. 
editor in chief, CAF-13, in the Dept. of State Aug. 
16, 1948 ; chief of unit, Mar. 20, 1949 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 
1949 ; married. — IBD. 

Bledsoe, Ferris A. — b. Oct. 29, 1914 ; app. reports 
analyst, CAF-9. in the Dept. of State Aug. 17, 1948; 
budget analyst Sept. 19, 1948 ; CAF-11 Sept. 4, 1949 ; 
GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— OEX. 

Blee, Bavid Henry. — b. San Francisco, Calif., Nov. 
20, 1916 ; Prince of Wales High Sch. (Vancouver, 
B.C.) grad. ; Stanford U., A.B. 1938 ; Harvard U., LL.B. 
1942 ; mem. of bar of Calif. ; personnel asst., Fed. Secu- 
rity Agency, 1940-41 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, capt., over- 
seas ser. ; atty. 1946-47 ; chief of div., Dept. of the 
Army, 1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
five and assigned to the Dept. July 14, 1949 ; att. at 
Karachi Aug. 26, 1949 ; married. 

Bleecker, David James. — b. Ashby, Minn., Sept. 10, 
1911 ; Central and Breck (St. Paul) High Sch. grad. ; 
business sch. ; elk. in grocery firm 1924-30 ; stock mgr. 
1933-36, office mgr. 1936-37, traffic mgr. 1937-40, 
branch plant operator 1940-41, chemical mfg. cos. ; 
U.S. Army 1942-45, overseas ser. ; billing elk. for 
transfer co. 1945-46 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class fourteen and assigned to the Dept. Jan. 1, 1947 ; 
elk. at Jidda Jan. 30, 1947 ; class twelve and admin, 
asst. at Jidda Dec. 28, 1947 ; v.c. at Turin Mar. 19, 
1949 ; class eleven Mar. 20, 1949. 

Bleistein, Fred, B — b. Poznan, Poland, Mar. 28 
1901 ; naturalized 1927 ; sch. in Poznan ; U. of Goet 
tlngen, summer 1919; U. of Frankfort 1919-20; asst 
sec. for import and export co. 1921-32 ; owner of ex 
port business in London 1932-38 ; owner of engineers 
ser. 1939-41 ; elk.. Office of Civilian Censor, 1941-42 
export mgr. 1942-44 ; information specialist, Office of 
War Information 1944-46, OMGUS 1946-49 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class six and assigned as admin, 
officer, Information Sers. Div., Office of Public Affairs, 
at Bad-Nauheim Oct. 16, 1949. — HICOG. 

Blevins, Merrill Mayhall. — b. Somerset, Ky., June 9, 
1916; U. of Ky., A.B. 1938; traffic rep. for railroad 
1939-40 ; personnel mgr., War Dept., 1940-42 ; U.S. 
Army 1942-46, capt., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class eight and assigned to the Dept. 
Jan. 29, 1947 ; asst. att. at Brussels, May 22, 1947 ; 
also at The Hague and at Luxembourg July 1, 1947 ; 
to the Dept. Jan. 1, 1949 ; married. 

Bliss, Don Carroll. — b. Northville, Mich., July 3, 
1897; Montclair (N.J.) High Sch. grad.; Dartmouth 
Coll., A.B. 1918 ; Amos Tuck Sch. of Admin, and 
Finance, M.C.S. 1920 ; U.S.N.R. Force 1917-19 ; bank 



student and elk. 1920-23 ; elk. to cml. att. at Tokyo 
1923-24 ; asst. trade commr. at Bombay 1924-26 ; at 
Batavia Sept.-Dec. 1926 ; at Alexandria Jan.-Apr. 
1927 ; asst. chief. For. Ser. Div., Bu. of For. and Dom. 
Com., 1927-28 ; app. trade commr. at Singapore Jan. 
16, 1928 ; at Batavia Oct. 1, 1928 ; at Singapore Apr. 1, 
1929 ; also cml. att. at Bangkok Nov. 18, 1929 ; cml. 
att. at Prague Feb. 4, 1932 ; to Bu. of For. and Dom. 
Com. Jan. 1, 1934 ; act. cml. att. at The Hague July 1, 
1934 ; at Athens, temp., Aug. 15, 1935 ; at Cairo, temp., 
Apr. 1, 1936 ; trade commr. at Paris, temp., June 1, 
1936 ; at Calcutta Dec. 1, 1938 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class four July 1, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; cons, at Calcutta Dec. 29, 1939 ; 
at London Apr. 7, 1941 (canceled) ; act. cml. att. at 
London July 7, 1941 ; class three Aug. 16, 1941 ; cml. 
att. at London Apr. 15. 1943 ; class two Nov. 16, 1943 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class two Nov. 13, 1946 ; couns. of 
emb. for ocon. affairs at London Dec. 14, 1947 ; class 
one Apr. 14, 1948; cons. gen. May 22, 1948; couns. of 
emb. at Ottawa Jan. 5, 1950 ; married. 

Bliss, Robert R. — b. Jonesville, Mich., June 19, 1920 ; 
high sch. grad. ; Wayne U. 1938-41 ; bookkeeper 1937- 
41, teller 1941-42, in banks ; U.S. Army 1942-46, over- 
seas ser. ; accountant, OMGUS, 1946-49 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned as ac- 
countant, Office of Bcon. Affairs, at Frankfort on the 
Main Oct. 30, 1949; married. — HICOG. 

Blitz, William. — b. Vienna, Austria, Apr. 19, 1903 
naturalized 1945 ; Vienna U., Dr. of Econ. 1922-26 
mgr., real estate and banking firm, Berlin, 1928-38 
V. pres. of oil and chemical corp. 1940-44 ; chief of Ger- 
man desk, Office of War Information, New York 
1944-45 ; statistician for newspaper, 1945 ; chief of 
section, OMGUS, 1945-47 ; business economist. Bipar- 
tite Control Office, 1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class four and assigned as business economist, De- 
cartelization and Deconcentration Div., Office of Gen. 
Counsel, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; mar- 
ried.— HICOG. 

Block, Herbert. — b. Berlin, Germany, Jan. 1, 1903; 
naturalized 1945 ; high sch. in Berlin ; U. of Berlin 
1921-23 ; U. of Vienna 1924-25 ; U. of Freiburg, Ger- 
many, Ph.D. 1926 ; editor of German magazine 1926- 
31 ; consultant to financial comm.. League of Nations, 
1932 ; organizer of inst. of currency research in Berlin 
1932 ; assoc. editor of German magazine 1933-34 ; 
lecturer, U. of Madrid, Span. Sch. of For. Ser., and 
Instituto de Estudios Internacionales y Econ6micos, 
1934-36 ; newspaper correspondent in Switzerland 
1936^0 ; fellow, Brookings Inst, 1940-41 ; research 
mem., New Sch. for Social Research, 1941-44 ; research 
analyst. Industrial Coll. of Armed Forces, 1944 ; chief 
of section. Office of Strategic Sers., 1944-45 ; trans- 
ferred to the Dept. of State as chief of br., U.S.S.R. 
Div., P-6, Oct. 1, 1945 ; chief of section, Div. of Re- 
search for Europe, Dec. 14, 1947 ; P-7 Jan. 23, 1949 ; 
GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949.— DRE. 

Block, Ralph J. — b. Cherokee, Iowa, June 21, 1889; 
Cherokee High Sch. grad. ; U. of Mich., A.B. 19H ; 
newspaper reporter and drama critic 1911-19 ; ad- 
Tertlsing dlr. and production exec, for motion picture 
corps. 1919-30 ; screen writer 1930-41 ; asst. regional 



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dlr., U.S. 9th Civilian Defense Region, 1942-13 ; gen. 
rep., U.S. Office of War Information, India and S.H. 
Asia, 1943-46 ; special asst. to the personal rep. of 
the President, New Delhi, 1943, to the U.S. Commis- 
sioner, New Delhi, 1944-45 ; app. public affairs officer 
in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at New Delhi 
July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of class three 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; special asst. to dir., Office of Int. In- 
formation, P-7, Apr. 19, 1948 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
married. — Oil. 

Blocker, Vinklor Harwood. — b. Hondo, Tex., June 8, 
1903 ; Hondo High Sch. grad. ; busiuess-sch. grad. ; 
bookkeeper 1923-26 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. 
at Callao-Lima Mar. 19, 1926 ; resigned Sept. 14, 
1927 ; elk. 1927-28 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Man- 
zanillo Oct. 18, 1928 ; v.c. at Manranillo Nov. 27, 1928 ; 
at Asuncion Mar. 17, 1930 ; at Casablanca Oct. 11, 
1933 ; at Belize, temp., July 6, 1935 ; at Martinique 
Nov. 5, 1935 ; at Mexico City Oct. 6, 1938 ; at Mar- 
tinique July 12, 1940 ; at Porto Alegre Feb. 13, 1941 ; 
at Victoria, Brazil, Aug. 17, 1942 ; For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 
14, 1945 ; v.c. at Victoria Mar. 22, 1945 ; 3d sec. and 
v.c. at Rio de Janeiro May 31, 1945 ; class eight Dec. 
17, 1945 ; v.c. at Nuevo Laredo Aug. 27, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class five Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons, and cons, 
at Nuevo Laredo Mar. 4, 1947 ; class four Apr. 21, 
1949 ; married. 

Blodgett, John Q,. — b. Providence, R.I., Oct. 16, 1923 ; 
Western High Sch. (D.C.) grad. ; Georgetown U., 
B.S. 1943 ; U.S. Army 1943-45, It, overseas ser. ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. July 19, 1946 ; to the Dept. Aug. 15, 
1946 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Stockholm Sept. 6, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; class five and 
2d sec. at Stockholm in addition to duties as v.c. Apr. 
14, 1948 ; to the Dept. and detailed to Dept. of Com. 
Oct. 31, 1949; married. 

Blood, Archer Kent. — b. Chicago, 111., Mar. 20, 1923 ; 
B.C. Glass High Sch. (Lynchburg, Va.) grad.; U. of 
Va., B.A. 1943, grad. work 1946^7 ; U.S. Navy 1944- 
46, It. (jg), overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer of 
class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
June 19, 1947 ; to the Dept. July 29, 1947 ; v.c. at 
Salonika Sept. 15, 1947 ; at Munich Mar. 9, 1949 ; 
married. 

Bloodworth, Thomas Stuart, Jr. — b. Natchez, Miss., 
Jan. 17, 1922 ; Warren Easton Boys High Sch. (New 
Orleans) grad. ; Tulane U., B.A. 1942 ; U. of Va. 1942 ; 
U.S. Army 1943—46 ; editor and historian, War Dept., 
Mar. -Aug. 1946 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 19, 1946 ; 
to the Dept. Aug. 24, 1946 ; v.c. at Calcutta Sept. 27, 
1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; v.c. at 
Haifa Nov. 16, 1948 ; class five Apr. 21, 1949 ; 2d sec. 
and v.c. at London Nov. 15, 1949. 

Bloom, Hyman. — b. New York, N.Y., June 1, 1916 ; 
Theodore Roosevelt High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; 
sec. and salesman with cml. firms 1936—10 ; elk.. Navy 
Dept., 1941-42 ; app. elk. in Am. leg. at Managua Apr. 
8. 1942 ; at Chungking Mar. 17, 1945 ; v.c. at Chung- 
king Apr. 22, 1946 ; For. Ser. Stafi^ officer of class 



twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; to the 
Dept. May 13, 1949; class eight May 15, 1949; class 
seven and v.c. at Accra Oct. 15, 1949 ; cons. Nov. 15, 
1949 ; cons, at Accra Nov. 28, 1949. 

Bloomfleld, Lincoln Palmer. — b. Boston, Mass., July 7, 
1920; Horace Mann Prep. Sch. grad.; Harvard U., 
B.S. 1941 ; Harvard U. Sch. of Public Admin. 1948 ; 
act. area supervisor for Oreg., Dept. of Agri., 1941—42 ; 
U.S. Navy 1942—46, It., overseas ser. ; app. admin, asst., 
CAF-9, iu the Dept. of State May 31, 1946 ; asst. to 
exec, officer, Office of Special Pol. Affairs, CAF-11, July 
14, 1946, United Nations Affairs Jan. 21, 1948 ; CAF-12 
Apr. 21, 1947 ; act. chief. Information Staff, Dec. 7, 
1948; asst. exec. dir. July 11, 1949; conf. admin, spe- 
cialist, CAF-13, Aug. 21, 1949; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949; 
staff asst. to the asst. sec. for United Nations affairs, 
GS-14, Feb. 5, 1950; married.— UNA. 

Bloomlngdale, Donald. — b. Deal Beach, N.J., Sept. 
12, 1913 ; educated in France, England, and Switzer- 
land ; College de Normandie grad. ; Inst. Rhemanla, 
Switzerland ; sec. 1936 ; private business ; app. special 
asst. to Am. omb. at Rio de Janeiro Mar. 28, 1944 ; 
att. at Stockholm Aug. 21, 1944 ; at Paris Aug. 21, 
1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 
1946 ; class nine Mar. 7, 1948. 

Blow, Stuart. — b. Edenton, N.C., Apr. 10, 1916 ; 
Edenton High Sch. grad. ; U. of N.C., A.B. 1937, 1937- 
38 ; elk., Agri. Adjustment Admin., 1938-40 ; U.S. Army 
1940-45, capt., overseas ser. ; interviewer, N. C. Un- 
employment Compensation Commn., Mar.-Aug. 1946 ; 
claims adjuster with insur. assn., Sept.-Nov. 1946 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 24, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; to the Dept. Nov. 23, 1946 ; 
v.c. at Calcutta Apr. 21, 1947 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at 
Bangkok Apr. 28, 1949 ; married. 

Blue, George Verne. — b. Yaquina City, Oreg., Oct. 25, 
1891 ; U. of Oreg., B.A. 1922 ; U. of Calif., M.A. 1923 ; 
U. of Paris 1926-28, as traveling fellow in hist, for 
U. of Calif. ; U.S. Navy 1918-19 ; teaching fellow, U. of 
Calif., 1922-23, 1925-26 ; Instr. in hist., U. of Hawaii, 
1923-25 ; Historical Cong., Oslo, 1928 ; asst. prof, of 
hist., U. of Oreg., 1928-30 ; app. research asst. at 
$3,200 in the Dept. of State Oct. 1, 1930 ; at $3,300 
Apr. 16, 1939 ; asst. chief of research section at $3,800 
Nov. 10, 1939 ; act. asst. chief, Div. of Research and 
Publication, Nov. 3, 1939-June 30, 1940 ; at $4,000 
(P-4) July 1, 1942; divisional asst. July 16, 1942; 
liaison officer July 1, 1944 ; research asst. Oct. 6, 1946 ; 
head of special problems section, Div. of Historical 
Policy Research, P-5, Dec. 29, 1946 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 
1949.— RE. 

Blue, Rhea C. — b. Spokane, Wash. ; Lewis and Clark 
High Sch. ; U. of Calif., A.B. and B.S., 1932, M.A. 1940, 
Ph.D. 1943 ; fellow in int. relations, U. of Calif., 1934- 
36 ; Sorbonne and Coll&ge de France 1934-36 ; U. of 
Peking 1936-37 ; asst. to dir. of community study in 
San Francisco 1938 ; fellow, scholar, and reader In 
Oriental languages 1939-42, U. of Calif. ; assoc. re- 
search analyst, deputy chief of special studies section 
1944, rep. of Far East div. in European theater 1945, 
Office of Strategic Sers. ; transferred to the Dept. of 



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State as research analyst, P-5, Oct. 1, 1945 ; for. 
affairs specialist, P-6, May 29, 1949 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 
1949. — DRF. 

Blue, William Lacy. — b. Memphis, Tenn., Aug. 8, 
1914 ; Central High Sch. grad. ; Southwestern Coll., 
A.B. 1936 ; Vanderbilt U., M.A. 1937 ; Fletcher Sch. of 
Law and Diplomacy, grad. work 1937-39 ; instr. in hist, 
and pol. sci., summer 1939, and substitute prof, of hist., 
i940, at Southwestern Coll. ; elk., Dept. of Agri., 1941 ; 
elk. in Am. consulate at Niagara Falls June 9-July 
15, 1941 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941, qualified 
July 16, 1941 ; v.c. at Niagara Falls July 16, 1941 ; v.c. 
at Ciudad Bolivar July 28, 1942 ; at Naples Mar. 23, 
1944 ; class eight Aug. 13, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class five Nov. 13, 1946 ; v.c. at Kuala Lumpur Feb. 
17, 1948 ; class four Apr. 14, 1948 ; cons. May 22, 1948 ; 
cons, at Kuala Lumpur, June 4, 1948 ; to the Dept. Sept. 
28, 1949. — FP. 

Blum, Paul Charles. — b. Yokohama, Japan, Mar. 31, 
1898; naturalized 1919; Yale U., Ph.B. 1921; schs., 
in Japan 1908-12, in Switzerland and France 1912-14 ; 
U.S. Army 1917-19, overseas ser. ; asst. mgr. of import- 
export firm 1921-23 ; free-lance writer 1923-37 ; asst. 
editor for publishing co. 1937-40 ; purchaser for corp. 
1940-42 ; app. asst. to econ. att. at Lisbon Oct. 20, 
1943 ; elk. at Bern Oct. 9, 1944 ; For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class three, assigned to the Dept. Oct. 10, 1947 ; 
att. at Tokyo Dec. 19, 1947. 

Blundin, Henry A. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Jan. 27, 
1894 ; Central High Sch. grad. ; U.S. Army 1917-19, 
overseas ser. ; with travel agency 1920-42 ; transporta- 
tion officer. Office of War Information, 1942^5 ; chief 
of travel branch, UNRRA, 1945-48 ; app. chief of 
transportation branch, Div. of Central Sers., CAF-12, 
In the Dept. of State, Aug. 16, 1948 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 
1949 ; married. — CS. 

Boardman, Francis. — b. New York, N.Y., Oct. 2, 1915 ; 
Deerfleld Acad. grad. ; Williams Coll., B.A. 1938 ; 
teacher of Eng. and sociology and asst. to dean, Am. 
U. of Beirut, Syria, 1938-41 ; econ. analyst. For. Econ. 
Admin., 1942-44 ; app. divisional asst. at $3,200 in the 
Dept. of State July 7, 1944; country specialist at 
$3,800 (P-4) Apr. 4, 1945; P-5 Oct. 20, 1946; For. 
Ser. Reserve officer of class four, assigned as att. at 
Ankara Sept. 28, 1948. 

Boatright, Joseph A.— b. Coffee, Ga., Mar. 19, 1902 ; 
business sch. ; U. of Ga., B.S. 1939 ; Atlanta Law Sch., 
LL.B. 1943 ; mem. of bar of Ga. ; supt. of public sch. 
1923-41 ; merit system supervisor, Ga. State govt., 
1941-43 ; legal investigator, Dept. of Agri., 1943-45 ; 
tracing officer, UNRRA, 1945-46 ; judge and prosecutor 
1946-48 ; dist. atty., OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class six and assigned as trial atty., 
Office of Gen. Counsel, at Augsburg, Oct. 16, 1949 ; class 
five Feb. 19, 1950 ; married. — HICOG. 

Bock, Benjamin. — b. New York, N.Y., Apr. 1, 1907 ; 
high-sch. grad. ; Coll. of City of N.Y., B.S. 1930 ; George 
Washington U., M.A. 1934 ; fellow, Stanford U., 1936- 
37 ; Stanford U., Ph.D., 1940 ; elk. in Dept. of State 



1930-35 ; teaching asst., Stanford U., 1935-38, edi- 
torial asst.. Hoover Library on War, Revolution and 
Peace, 1938-39 ; jr. exec, San Francisco Comm. for 
Ser. to Emigres, 1939-40 ; instr. and assoc. prof, of 
govt., Tex. Tech. Coll., 1940-46 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, 
capt., overseas ser. ; lecturer in world politics. Am. U., 
1948- ; app. research asst., P-4, in the Dept. of State 
Dec. 3, 1946 ; for. affairs analyst Mar. 9, 1947 ; P-5 
Jan. 11, 1948 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— RE. 

Bode, John. — b. Bremen, Germany, May 5, 1903 ; nat- 
uralized 1934 ; Oberrealschule D. Westl. Vorstadtj 
Bremen, grad. ; Handelsschule D. Union, Bremen, grad. ; 
U. of Hamburg, 1920-22 ; bookkeeper 1923-26 ; mgr. of 
firm 1926-28 ; v. pres. of silk importing firm 1928-43 ; 
comptroller of tannery 1943—44 ; exec. mgr. ol 
importing firm 1944-45 ; purchasing agent 1945-48 ; 
chief of branch, Joint Export-Import Assn., Bremen, 
1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class five and 
assigned as claims examiner, Office of Econ. Affairs, 
Joint Export-Import Assn., at Frankfort on the Main 
Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Bode, Karl Franz. — b. Bonnien, Hannover, Germany, 
Nov. 24, 1912 ; U. of Geneva and Bern, Ph.D. 1935 ; 
Cambridge U. 1935-37 ; assoc. prof., Stanford U., 1937- 

45 ; bombing research analyst. War Dept., 1945 ; econ. 
adviser to chief of branch 1945, chief of section 1945— 
46, OMGUS ; econ. adviser to dir. of regional govt. 
1946 ; chief of branch, Bipartite Control Office, 1946- 
49 ; app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class two and 
assigned as chief of div. (ECA), Office of Econ. Affairs, 
at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Boeckman, M. June. — b. New York, N.T. ; Hunter Coll., 
A.B. 1940 ; Am. U. 1942-44 ; economist. Office of Price 
Admin., 1941—44 ; business analyst and editor for pub- 
lishing CO. 1944-45 ; staff asst.. Am. Red Cross, 1945- 

46 ; research analyst. President's Advisory Commn. on 
Universal Training, 1947 ; app. economist, P-3, in the 
Dept. of State Oct. 7, 1947 ; econ. analyst, P-4, Jan. 
23, 1949; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— DRE. 

Boehringer, Carl Herman. — b. Bay City, Mich., Oct. 
18, 1903 ; Eastern High Sch. grad. ; Mich. State Coll., 
B.S. 1925 ; Georgetown U. Sch. of For. Ser. 1928-29 ; 
newspaper work in U.S. and China 1926-28 ; publicity 
writer, Dept. of Agri., 1929 ; entered Bu. of For. and 
Dom. Com. Aug. 1, 1929 ; app. asst. trade commr. at 
Singapore Oct. 1, 1929 ; at Batavia Dec. 1, 1930 ; at 
Singapore July 1, 1933 ; at Manila May 1, 1934 ; to 
Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. May 31, 1935 ; at Tokyo 
Oct. 16, 1935 ; For. Ser. officer of class eight July 1, 
1939 ; v.c. of career and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 
16, 1939 ; v.c. at Tokyo Dec. 29, 1939 ; at Osaka Apr. 
3, 1940 ; 3d sec. at Tokyo Mar. 8- Dec. 7, 1941 ; class 
seven June 1, 1942 ; to the Dept. June 3, 1942 ; asst. 
cml. att. at Chungking Dec. 4, 1942 ; 2d sec. at Chung- 
king Oct. 5, 1943 ; to the Dept. Mar. 27, 1945 ; class six 
May 16, 1945 ; asst. cml. att. at Nanking May 13, 1946 ; 
class five May 19, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class four 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; class three May 15, 1947 ; 1st sec. at 
Nanking June 11, 1947 ; at Tokyo Nov. 23, 1948 ; class 
two Apr. 21, 1949 ; couns. of emb. for econ. affairs at 
Tokyo Sept. 2, 1949 ; married. 



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Boening, Vincent Roland. — b. Rockwell City, Iowa, 
Auk. 28, 1925 ; Oberliii Coll., A.B. 1945, 1946-47 ; jr. 
asst. purser, pharmacist's mate for shipping co. 1945- 
46, 1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 9, 1949 ; to 
the Dept. July 15, 1949 ; v.c. at Munich Oct. 19, 1949. 

Boerner, Alfred Victor. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Aug. 
12, 1909 ; Bucknell U., A.B. 19.32 ; U. of Mich., 
M.A. 1939 ; U. of Hamburg 19.32-33 ; Instr. in pol. 
sci.. Keystone Jr. Coll. 1934-36, Washington and 
Jefferson Coll., 1940-42 ; public relations officer of 
CO. 1942-44 ; information specialist. Office of War 
Information, 1944-45 ; chief of branch 1946-48, deputy 
dir. of div. 1948-49, OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class one and assigned as public affairs officer, 
Office of Public Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 

16, 1949 ; married.— PIICOG. 

Boernstein, Ralph Augustus. — b. Washington, D.C., 
Feb. 13, 1893 ; Business High Sch. grad. ; business 
sch. ; elk. 1914-16 ; stenog. and sec. to mem. of Cong. 
1916-17 ; app. v.c. at Flume Feb. 10, 1917 ; at Chris- 
tiania June 11, 1917 ; at Port au Prince Nov. 5, 1919 ; 
at Barbados Aug. 20, 1920 ; at Rome Mar. 5, 1921 ; 
v.c. of career of cla.-^s tliree Oct. 6, 191i3 ; v.c. at 
Rome Oct. 12, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 
1924 ; to the Dept. Dec. 14, 1926 ; v.c. at Malmo Feb. 

17, 1927 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at Malmo May 
17, 1928 ; at Naples May 17, 1930 ; class seven July 

24, 1930 ; to the Dept. Feb. 15, 1934 ; class six Apr. 
1, 1937 ; cons, at Montreal July 14, 1937 ; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; cons, at Leghorn May 29, 
1939 : at Yarmouth Mar. 8, 1941 ; to the Dept. Sept. 

25, 1942 ; cons, at Vancouver Sept. 30, 1943 ; class five 
May 16, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13, 
1946 ; cons, at Port Elizabeth Jan. 7, 1948 ; class three 
Apr. 14, 1948 ; 1st sec. and cons, at Copenhagen Sept. 
19, 1949 ; married. 

Bogardus, George Frederick. — b. Des Moines, Iowa, 
June 6, 1917 ; Roosevelt High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; 
Harvard U., B.S. 1939 ; jr. economist with Surplus 
Marketing Admin. 1939-41 ; U.S. Army Mar.-June 
1941 : app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941 ; v.c. at Montreal 
Aug. 21, 1941 ; at Calcutta Jan. 21, 1944 (canceled) ; 
at Mombasa Feb. 11, 1944 ; furlough for mil. ser. Dec. 
24. 1944-Oct. 1945 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Praha Oct. 23. 
1945 ; class eight May 19, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class five Nov. 13, 1946 ; 2d sec. at Praha in addition 
to duties as v.c. Apr. 22, 1947 ; v.c. at Algiers June 9, 
1948 ; at Toronto Mar. 16, 1950 ; married. 

Bogardus, Richard Raymond. — b. Miami, Ariz., Aug. 
17, 1912; El Pa.so (El Paso, Tex.) High Sch.; Tex. 
ColL of Mines and Arts 1930-32 ; chief of accounting 
br., admin, officer, civilian personnel officer, and chief 
of section. War Dept. 1935-i7, Dept. of Army 1947—49 ; 
app. fiscal and procedural analyst, CAF-11, in the Dept. 
Of State Jan. 17, 1949; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949; GS-12 
Jan. 22, 1950; married. — S/MDA. 

Boggs, Samuel Whittemore. — b. Coolidge, Kans., Mar. 
3, 1889 ; Berea Coll., B.L. 1909 ; Columbia U., A.M. 
1924; sec. to coll. pres. 1909-12; secretarial and re- 
search work 1914-19 ; map compilation and research 
1919-21 ; map editor 1921-24 ; app. geographer at 



$3,800 in the Dept. of State Oct. 1, 1924 ; mem., U.S. 
Geog. Bd., 1924-34 ; asst. chief, Div. of Publications, 
July 30. 1925-July 22, 1920; sec, Immigration Quota 
Comm., 1926-35 ; at $4,000 Feb. 1, 1926 ; mem., Fed. 
Bd. of Surveys and Maps, 1920-42; chm. of exec, 
comm. of U.S. Geog. Bd. and of comm. on for. geog. 
names 1927-34 ; at $4,1.'00 Nov. 1, 1927 ; chm. of comm. 
of Bd. of Surveys and J(aps on Int. Map of the World 
1928-42; at $4,800 July 1, 1928; del.. Int. Geog. 
Cong., Cambridge, England, 1928 ; at $5,200 July 1, 
1930 ; del.. Int. Geog. Cong., Paris, 1931, Warsaw, 

1934 ; del., 2d Gen. Assembly, Pan Am. Inst, of Geog. 
and Hist., Washington, 1935 ; detailed to Ottawa to 
discuss boundary problems with representatives of 
Canadian Govt. June 1938; at $5,400 June 1, 1939; 
mem. of U.S. del., 3d Gen. Assembly of Pan Am. Inst, 
of Geog. and Hist., Lima, 1941; at $6,500 (P-7) Oct. 
16, 1941 ; chief, Div. of Geog. and Cartography, Jan. 
15, 1944 ; act. special adviser on geog., Office of the 
Special Asst. in charge of Research and Intelligence, 
Jan. 1, 1946; P-8 June 2, 1946; special adviser Oct. 
3, 1046 ; U.S. del., 4th Gen. Assembly of the Pan Am. 
Inst, of Geog. and Hist., Caracas, 1946 ; U.S. del., 1st 
Pan Am. Consultation on Geography, Rio de Janeiro, 
1949; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949; marrieid.— OIR/GE. 

Bohlen, Charles Eustis. — b. Clayton, N.Y., Aug. 30, 
1904 ; St. Paul's Sch. ; Harvard U., A.B. 1927 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career Mar. 26, 
1929 : For. Ser. Sch. May 1, 1929 ; v.c. at Prague July 
10, 1929 ; v.c. and language officer at Paris July 31, 
1931 ; v.c. at Moscow Feb. 10, 1934 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Mar. 9, 1934 ; 3d sec. at Moscow May 24, 1934 ; to 
the Dept. Aug. 26, 1935 ; class eight and cons. Oct. 1, 

1935 ; class seven June 1, 1937 ; 2d sec. at Moscow 
July 14, 1937: also cons, at Moscow Apr. 21, 1938; 
class six Mar. 1, 1939 ; 2d sec. at Tokyo Nov. 20, 1940- 
Dec. 7, 1941 ; class five May 1, 1941 ; to the Dept. 
June 3, 1942 ; class four July 16, 1943 ; asst. chief, 
Div. of European Affairs, Aug. 1, 1943 ; 1st sec. at 
Moscow Nov. 3, 1943-Jan. 12, 1944 ; chief, Div. of 
Eastern European Affairs, Jan. 15, 1944 ; asst. to the 
sec. of state for White House liaison Dec. 20, 1944 ; 
class two May 16, 1945 ; special asst. to the sec. of 
state Nov. 13, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class two Nov. 
13, 1946 : class one May 15, 1947 ; counselor Aug. 1, 
1947; class of career minister June 19, 1948; minis- 
ter at Paris June 17, 1949 ; married. 

Bohmrich, Louis G. — b. Milwaukee, Wis., Apr. 19, 
1904 ; Harvard U., B.S. 1928 ; George Washington U. 
Law Sch., grad. work 1937-38 ; asst. consultant in in- 
vestment brokers 1928-32 ; partner in cml. firm 1932- 
34 ; analyst. Securities Exchange Comnin., 19;!4-42 ; 
admin, officer, Lend-r..ease Admin., 1943 : chief of div.. 
For. Econ. Admin.. 1944-46 ; transferred to the Dept. 
of State as chief of Admin. Operations Div., Office of 
For. Liquidation, CAF-14, Oct. 20, 1943 ; admin. 
officer. CAF-14, U.S. del. to U.N., June 2, 1946; mem., 
U.S. del., 3d sess. UN-GA, Paris, 1948 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 
1949; married. — USUN. 

Bohne, Frederick Albert. — b. Toronto, Canada, of Am. 
parents, Dec. 6, 1898 ; Parkdale Collegiate Inst., To- 
ronto, and business sch. ; elk. in Canada 1917-18 ; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate at Toronto Jan. 16, 1920 ; 
v.c. at Toronto Nov. 7, 1922 ; at Kingston, Ont., temp., 



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Mar. 16, 1936 ; at Toronto May 27, 1936 ; at Hamilton, 
Ont., temp., June 3, 1936 ; at Toronto Sept. 1, 1936 
For. Ser. Staff oflBcer of class eight Nov. 13, 1946 
cons. Dec. 23, 1946 ; cons, at Toronto Jan. 31, 1947 
class seven Apr. 21, 1947 ; class six Dec. 14, 1947 
married. 

Boland, Dorothy Joan. — b. Boston, Mass., Sept. 27, 
1916 ; St. Gregory's High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. 
grad. ; clk.-stenog.. Works Progress Admin., 1935-41 ; 
elk.. Reconstruction Finance Corp., 1941-42 ; U.S. 
Navy 1942-45, overseas ser. ; sec. War Assets Admin., 
1945-47 ; app. For. Ser. Staff oflScer of class fourteen 
and assigned to the Dept. Jan. 9, 1948 ; elk. at London 
Jan. 21, 1948 ; at New Delhi Nov. 9, 1948 ; class thir- 
teen Apr. 3, 1949 ; class twelve and mail and records 
supervisor at New Delhi May 15, 1949. 

Bolds, Clarence Milton. — b. Moundsville, W.Va., Aug. 
25, 1903 ; high sch. grad. ; private tutoring in mech. 
engineering 1929-37 ; specialist sch. 1933-39 ; partner 
in real estate firm 1923-28 ; industrial engineer 1929- 
42 ; chief regional labor rep.. War Production Bd., 
1942-43 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, maj., overseas ser. ; 
chief of div. 1946-47, acting deputy land dir. 1947, 
land dir. 1947-49, OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Reserve 
officer of class two and assigned as acting deputy land 
commr.. Office of Land Commr. for Bavaria, at Weis- 
baden Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Bolen, Fred W. — b. Los Angeles, Calif., Aug. 23, 1913 ; 
Phoenix Union High Sch. grad. ; Nat. U., LL.B. 1940 ; 
mem. of bar of Ariz. ; admin, asst., Works Progress 
Admin., 1935-41 ; personnel technician. War Produc- 
tion Bd., 1941-13; U.S. Army 1943-46, capt. ; asst. 
dir. of personnel, Nat. Housing Admin., 1946-47 ; app. 
chief of recruitment and placement branch, Div. of 
Departmental Personnel, CAF-13, in the Dept. of 
State Oct. 27, 1947 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — 
DP. 

Bolich, William Bryan. — b. December 16, 1896 ; app. 
For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four and assigned as 
att. at Rome Feb. 26, 1950 ; married. 

Bolster, Horace Goodwin. — b. Bufort, N. Dak., Nov. 
21, 1899; Plentywood (Mont.) High Sch. grad.; Mont. 
State Coll., B.S. 1932 ; Iowa State Coll., M.S. 1933 ; 
appraiser 1933, on loan comm. 1933-34, Fed. Land 
Bank ; extension economist, Mont. State Coll., 1934-45 ; 
app. agri. att. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned 
at Tehran July 21, 1945 ; For Ser. Reserve officer of 
class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; att. at The Hague Aug. 12. 
1948 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class three and econ. 
officer at The Hague in addition to duties as att. May 
29, 1949 ; married. 

Bolton, Kenyon Castle. — b. Cleveland, Ohio, Mar. 29, 
1912 ; Milton (Mass.) Acad. grad. ; Columbia U. 1931- 
33 ; Louis Pasteur Inst., Paris, 1933-34 ; Consular 
Academic, Vienna, 1934-35 ; with bank co. 1935-40 ; 
U.S. Army 1940-46, It. col., overseas ser. ; app. divi- 
sional asst., P-4, in the Dept. of State May 21, 1947 ; 
conf. specialist, P-5, May 30, 1948 ; For. Ser. Reserve 
officer of class four and assigned as att. at Paris June 
6, 1949 ; married. 



Bonbright, James Cowles Hart. — b. Rochester, N.Y., 
Jan. 19, 1903 ; St. Paul's Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., A.B. 
1925 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career 
July 9, 1927 ; For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 29, 1927 ; v.c. 
at Canton June 13, 1928 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 

20, 1930 ; For. Ser. officer at Am. leg. at Ottawa Feb. 

21, 1930 ; 3d sec. at Ottawa Feb. 27, 1930 ; to the 
Dept. May 4, 1935 ; class eight and cons. Oct. 1, 1935 ; 
class seven June 1, 1937 ; 2d sec. at Brussels and 
Luxemburg Mar. 2, 1939 ; at Belgrade July 6, 1940 ; 
class six Aug. 1, 1940 ; also cons, at Belgrade Nov. 1, 
1940 ; cons, at Budapest May 1-Dec. 11, 1941 ; to the 
Dept. June 19, 1942 ; class five July 16, 1943 ; asst. 
chief, Div. of Western European Affairs, Jan. 15, 1944 ; 
class three May 16, 1945 ; couns. of emb. at Paris May 
31, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13. 1946 : 
class two May 15, 1947 ; couns. of emb. with personal 
rank of minister at Paris May 4, 1948 ; married. 

Bond, Arthur Dalton, Jr. — b. Los Angeles, Calif., July 
30, 1916 ; U. of Calif., B.S. 1937 ; Harvard U., M.A. 
1939 ; Loyola Law Sch. 1939-42 ; asst. div. head in 
bank 1939-42 ; U.S. Navy 1942-46, It. ; asst. mgr. of 
private firm 1946-47 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class seven and assigned to the Dept. Sept. 5, 1947 ; 
att. at Copenhagen July 30, 1948. 

Bond, Charles V. — b. Meta, Ky., Aug. 16, 1910 ; U. of 
Ky., B.A. 1933, M.A. 1936 ; U. of Heidelberg 1946 ; U. 
of Paris 1947-48 ; teacher 1934-38 ; claims examiner, 
Ky. State Govt., 1938-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, capt. ; 
denazification officer, OMGUS, 1946-47 ; education ad- 
viser, Dept. of Army at Niirnberg, 1948 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class nine and assigned as admin, officer, 
Office of Intelligence, at Bad-Nauheim Oct. 16, 1949. — 
HICOG. 

Bond, Chester Charles. — b. Lisbon, N.H., Feb. 17, 
1895 ; U. of N.H., A.B. 1917 ; U.S. Army 1917-22, capt, 
1942-47, maj., overseas ser. ; salesman for lumber co. 
1923-27, for mfg. co. 1927-30 ; partner in specialties 
CO. 1930-32 ; proprietor of hotel 1932-36 ; asst. state 
dir., Works Progress Admin., 1936-37 ; farmer 1940- 
41 ; deputy chief of branch, OMGUS, 1947 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class five and assigned as chief 
of section. Office of Pol. Affairs, Berlin Element, Oct. 
16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Bond, Jules J. — b. Vienna, Austria, Mar. 31, 1909; 
naturalized 1943 ; U. of Vienna, LL.D. ; U.S. Army 
1943-46, overseas ser. ; app. radio script wriier, CAF— 
11, in the DQpt. of State Nov. 28, 1948 ; GS-11 Oct. 
30, 1949; married. — IBD. 

Bond, Niles Woodbrldge. — b. Newton, Mass., Feb. 25, 
1916 ; Lexington High Sch. grad. ; U. of N.C., B.A. 
1937 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy, M.A. 
1938 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser., and v.c. at Habana Mar. 2, 
1939 ; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 4, 1940 ; v.c. at Yokohama 
June 4, 1940-Dec. 7, 1941 ; to the Dept. June 3, 1942 ; 
3d sec. and v.c. at Madrid Sept. 22, 1942 ; class eight 
Nov. 16, 1943 ; class seven May 16, 1945 ; 2d sec. at 
Madrid in addition to duties as v.c. June 21, 1945 ; 
class six May 19, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class four 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; 2d sec. and v.c. at Bern Jan. 27, 1947 ; 



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class three May 15. 1947 ; cons. July 21, 1947 ; 1st 
sec. and cons, at Bern Sept. 2, 1947 ; to the Dept. 
Sept. 22. 1947 ; asst. chief. Div. of Northeast Asian 
Affairs, Nov. 12, 1947 ; officer in charge of Korea af- 
fairs Oct. 3, 1949 ; married. — NA. 

Bone, Robert Clarke, Jr. — b. Coatesville, Pa., Mar. 18, 
1916; Westtown Soh. ;;r:ul. ; Hnverford Coll.. B.S. 
1937 ; Am. U. 1946-47 ; accountant 1938-41 ; U.S. Army 
1941-46, 2d It., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer 
of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
June 19, 1947; to the Dept. July 2, 1947 ; 3d sec. and 
v.c. at The Hasue Aug. 29, 1947 ; at Winnipeg June 
2(». 1949 ; married. 

Boning, William J. — b. Cincinnati, Ohio, July 30, 
1903 ; U. of Wis., B.A. 1926, M.A. 1928, Ph.D. 1936 ; 
Sorbonne 1928 ; N.Y.U. 1940-41 ; Acad. San Carlos, 
Mexico, 1936 ; Inst, d'esthetique Contemporaine, Paris, 
1936-37; asst. instr. 1930-36, Instr. 1938-39, U. of 
Wis. ; translator, bu. of cable and radio censorship, 
Dept. of Navy, 1943 ; monitor-editor, Algiers and Rome, 
1943-44, sub-outpost chief, Oran, 1944-45, Office of 
War Information ; app. admin, ofliecr in tlie For. Ser. 
and assigned at Port-au-Prince July 1, 1940; For. Ser. 
Reserve officer of class five and information officer at 
Port-au-Prince Nov. 13, 1946 ; translator. Central In- 
telligence Agency, 1948 ; app. recording dir. in the 
Dept. of State, CAF-11, Aug. 30, 1948 ; GS-11 Oct. 
30, 1949.— IMP. 

Bonnet, Ellis Andrew. — b. Eagle Pass, Tes., Jan. 13, 
1900 ; Eagle Pass High Sch. grad. ; U. of Tex., B.A. 
1920 ; U.S. Army 1918 ; post-office elk., summer 1919 ; 
banl< elk. 1920-21 ; app. cllc. in Am. consulate at 
Piedras Negras May 1, 1921 ; v.c. at Piedras Negras 
Oct. 31. 1921 ; at Torre6u Sept. 20. 1923 ; at Piedras 
Negras Oct. 18, 1923 ; at Torro6n Dec. 21, 1923 ; at 
Piedras Negras Feb. 25, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. 
and v.c. of career Oct. 16, 1924 ; v.c. at Piedras Negras 
Oct. 21, 1924 ; at Belize Mar. 19, 1925 ; at Durango 
Sept. 17, 1927 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at Durango 
July 24, 1930; at Amsterdam Aug. 1, 1934; class 
seven Oct. 1, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 
1937; class six Aug. 16, 1941; to the Dept., temp., 
Sept. 15, 1941 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Quito Mar. 25, 
1942; cons, at Guayaquil Sept. 7, 1944 (canceled); 
at Antofagasta Nov. 23, 1944 ; at Port-of-Spain Oct. 

11, 1945 ; class five May 19, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons, at Amsterdam Sept. 
29, 1947 ; married. 

Bonsai, Philip Wilson. — b. New York, N.Y., May 22, 
1903 ; schs. in Philippine I. and Switzerland ; St. 
Paul's Sch. grad. ; Yale U., B.A. 1924 ; O.R.C. 1920-29, 
2d It. ; exec, witli subsidiaries of telephone and tele- 
graph Corp. in Cuba, Spain, and Chile 1926-35 ; tele- 
phone expert. Fed. Communications Conunn., 1935-37 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 6, 1938 ; v.c. at Habana Apr. 

12, 1938; 3d sec. at Habana Aug. 6, 1938; to the 
Dept. Mar. 4, 1939 ; divisional asst. at $4,600 in the 
Dept. of State Apr. 18. 1939 ; asst. chief, Div. of 
the Am. Republics, at $6,500 July 16, 1940 ; act. chief 
Oct. 24, 1940 ; U.S. rep., North Am. Regional Engineer- 
ing Meeting, Washington, 1941 ; chief, Div. of the 
Am. Republics, at $8,000 Mar. 13, 1942; deputy dir., 



Office of Am. Republic Affairs, Jan. 15, 1944 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class five, cons, of career, and sec. In 
the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 24, 1944 ; 1st sec. and cons, at 
Madrid Aug. 28, 1944 ; class four Aug. 13, 1945 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; Ist sec. 
at The Hague April 4, 1947 ; class two May 15, 1947; 
conns, of emb. at The Hague July 18, 1947 ; For. Ser. 
officer at Paris Aug. 5, 1948 (loaned to ECA Aug. 5, 
194S-) ; married. 

Boock, Solomon. — b. New York, N.Y., Mar. 22, 1911 ; 
St. John's U., B.A. 1935, M.A. 1937; Princeton U. 
1942-43 ; mem. of bars of N.Y. and U.S. District Court ; 
atty. 1937-43 ; U.S. Army 1943-47, It., overseas ser. ; 
judge, OMGUS, 1947-48; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class eight and assigned as trial atty.. Office of Gen. 
Counsel, at Regensburg Oct. 16, 1949 ; class six Feb. 
19, 1950 ; married. — HICOG. 

Booher, Ralph Anderson. — b. Dec. 19, 3919; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class fourteen and assigned to the 
Dept. Dec. 12, 1946 ; elk. at Madrid Jan. 16, 1947 ; 
class twelve Jan. 25, 1948 ; class eleven and mail and 
records supervisor at Madrid Apr. 3. 1949 ; mail and 
records supervisor at Geneva May 10, 1949 ; married. 

Boonstra, Clarence A. — b. Grand Rapids, Mich., Jan. 
5, 1914; Grand Rapids Christian High Sch. grad.; 
Mich. State Coll.. B.A. 1936 ; La. State U., M.A. 1937, 
Ph.D. 1942 ; auditor for milling co. 1937-38 ; econo- 
mist. State agri. experiment station Jan.-Sept. 1938, 
Dept. of Agri. 1938-39 ; instr.. La. State U., 1939-42 ; 
information and admin, officer, Dept. of Agri., 1942-43 ; 
app. agri. economist in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and 
assigned at Habana Feb. 13, 1943 ; asst. agri. att. 
at Habana Oct. 14, 1943 ; agri. att. at Manila Oct. 19, 
1945 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four Nov. 13. 
1946; agri. att. at Santiago Nov. 20, 1946 (canceled) ; 
agri. att. at Lima Mar. 28, 1947 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class four. cons, of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
May 15, 1947 ; att. at Lima June 29, 1947 ; 1st sec. at 
Buenos Aires Dec. 14, 1948 ; married. 

Boorman, Howard Lyon. — b. Chicago, 111., Sept. 11, 
1920 ; Evanston Higli Sch. grad. ; U. of Wis., B.A. 
1941 ; Yale U. 1946-47 ; intern, Nat. Inst, of Public 
Affairs, 1941-42 ; economist, U.S. Tariff Coramn., 1941- 
42 ; app. divisional asst. in the Dept. of State Sept. 11, 
1942-Mar. 15. 1943; U.S. Navy 1943-16, It., overseas 
ser. ; app. divisional asst. in the Dept. of State Aug. 
14, 1946; biographic analyst July 7, 1947; For. Ser. 
officer of class six. v.c. of career, and sec. in tlie Diplo. 
Ser. July 28. 1947 ; to the Dept. Aug. 30, 1947 ; v.c 
at Peiping Oct. 21, 1947. 

Boorstein, Edward. — b. Aug. 23, 1915 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class tliree and assigned as payments 
specialist. Trade and Payments Div., Office of Econ. 
Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; mar- 
ried.— HICOG. 

Booth, Charles William. — b. Halifax, Va., Feb. 18, 
1913 ; Scottsbiirg High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad.; 
George Washinsrton U. 1934-37 ; Am. U. 1938-39 ; 
private tutors 1940-41, 1943-44 ; stenog., Treas. Dept., 
1934-35 ; private sec. 1935-37, editorial elk. 1937-40, 
compensation officer 1940-42, Fed. Works Agency ; app. 
elk. In the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned to the 



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Dept. Jan. 13, 1942 ; at Chungking Mar. 7, 1942 ; at 
New Delhi Feb. 10, 1944 ; v.c. at Karachi Feb. 4, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
class eleven May 5, 1947 ; v.c. at Lahore July 14, 1947 ; 
class nine Oct. 30, 1949. 

Booth, Margaret E. — b. Clearwater, Fla., June 22, 
1921 ; Fla. State Coll. for Women, A.B. 1942 ; field aide, 
Social Security Bd., 1942-43 ; classification analyst, 
Office for Emergency Management 1943, War Dept. 
1943-46, War Assets Admin. 1947, Dept. of Army 
1947-48, OMGUS 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class seven and assigned as classification analyst, 
Personnel Div., Office of Admin., at Frankfort on the 
Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; class five Mar. 5, 1950. — HICOG. 

Booth, Merritt Brandon. — b. Evanston, 111., Mar. 3, 
1900 ; high-sch. grad. ; U.S.M.A., grad. 1919 ; U.S. 
Army 1918-46, col., overseas ser. ; app. special asst. 
to the Jt. Intelligence Staff, Office of the Special Asst. 
in charge of Research and Intellisrence. P-8, Apr. 23, 
1946 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — R. 

Borell, Charles B. — b. Plymouth, N.H., June 29, 1899 ; 
Newport (Vt.) High Sch. grad.; U. of Hawaii 1934- 
35 ; tutors in Italian and Fr. at Antwerp and Palermo ; 
U.S. Navy 1917-19 ; immigration and govt. ser. 1924- 
45 ; app. admin, asst. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and 
assigned at London Nov. 9, 1945 ; also v.c. at London 
Dec. 5, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine and 
v.c. at London Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eight July 25, 1948 ; 
at Montreal Jan. 17, 1950 ; class six and v.c. at Montreal 
Jan. 22, 1950 ; married. 

Borgida, Tiber Schneck, — b. Uzhorod, Czechoslovakia, 
Jan. 26, 1910 ; naturalized 1943 ; Uzhorod high sch. 
grad. ; Int. Business Coll., Vienna, 1927-29 ; U. of 
Praha, LL.D. 1934 ; journalist and legal sec. to Min- 
ister of Comm., Praha, 1934-38 ; mem. of staff, Int. 
Trade Conf., Vienna, Budapest, Warsaw, Belgrade, 
Bucharest, Basel, 1935-38 ; newspaper correspondent, 
Paris, 1939 ; mgr. of store 1940-41 ; bank elk. 1942 ; 
translator 1942-43, asst. program dir. 1943-44, dir. 
1944-45, Office of War Information ; transferred to the 
Dept. of State as regional production supervisor, CAF- 
12, Jan. 1, 1946 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — IBD. 

Borjes, Clara Louise. — b. Norfolk, Va. ; Hoboken 
(N.J.) High Sch. ; George Washington U. 1925-27 ; 
Washington Coll. of Law, LL.B. ; mem. of bar of 
D.C. ; sec. 1909-14, in Dept. of Agri. 1914-20 ; app. elk. 
at $1,200 in the Dept. of State Sept. 1, 1920 ; at $1,400 
Feb. 1, 1924 ; at $1,680 July 1, 1924 ; at $1,740 Mar. 
1, 1925 ; at $1,860 July 1, 19^:8 ; at $1,920 July 1, 1928 ; 
at $2,000 Oct. 1, 1928 ; at $2,300 May 1, 1929 ; at 
$2,500 July 1, 1930 ; admin, asst. at $2,600 July 16, 
1936 ; at $2,700 Apr. 1, 1938 ; divisional asst. Mar. 1, 
1939 ; at $2,800 June 16, 1941 ; at $3,800 Mar. 1, 
1942; at $4,000 Oct. 1. 1944; at $4,600 (P-5) June 
5, 1945 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949.— BNA, 

Borrowdale, Eleanor Kose. — b. Kelvin, Ariz., Nov. 1, 
1911 ; Superior High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; sec, 
bd. of education 1931-30. light co. 1936-45 ; app. elk. 
in the For. Ser. and assigned to the Dept. Nov. 7, 1945 ; 
at Budapest Feb. 11, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class fourteen Nov. 13, 1946 ; class thirteen Feb. 23, 



1947 ; elk. at Ziirich Apr. 7, 1947 ; class twelve July 
12, 1948 ; v.c. at Zurich Jan. 9, 1950 ; class eleven 
Jan. 22, 1950. 

Borum, Neal D. — b. June 4, 1891 ; app. elk in Am. 
emb. at London June 15, 1918 ; also special disbursing 
officer at London Jan. 1, 1922 ; also att. at London Oct. 
3, 1941 ; also admin, asst. at London Feb. 10, 1946 ; att. 
and admin, officer at Brussels Sept. 24, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class seven Nov. 13, 1946 ; att. at Brus- 
sels Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons. Dec. 23, 1946 ; cons, at Brus- 
sels Jan. 31, 1947 ; class four Sept. 19, 1948 ; married. 

Bosley, Joseph W. — b. Dec. 18, 1908 ; app. org. and 
methods examiner, GS-12, in the Dept. of State Jan. 
23, 1950.— CON. 

Bossemeyer, William J. — b. Detroit, Mich., Feb. 26, 
1923 ; Ann Arbor High Sch. ; U. of Mich. 1941- 
43 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; sec. Allied 
Control Authority for Germany, 1946-48 ; with 
OMGUS 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
seven and assigned as resident officer. Field Operations 
Div., Office of Land Commr. for Bavaria, at Pegnitz 
Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Boster, Davis Eugene. — b. Rio Grande, Ohio, Sept. 14, 
1920 ; Beloit High Sch. grad. ; Mt. Union Coll., A.B. 
1942 ; newspaper reporter 1939^2 ; U.S. Navy 1942- 
47, It., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class eleven and assigned as asst. att. at Moscow 
June 1, 1947 ; att. Aug. 27, 1947 ; class ten Feb. 6, 
1949 ; to the Dept. Aug. 8, 1949 ; married. — DRE. 

Bostwick, Dudley Chase. — b. New York, N.Y., Jan. 29, 
1915 ; The Barnard Sch. for Boys grad. ; Amherst 
Coll., A.B. 1937 ; George Washington U., M.A. 1946 ; 
mem. of editorial staff of financial newspaper 1937-41 ; 
asst. to V. pres. of legal advertising agency 1941—42 ; 
sr. information specialist. Office of Price Admin., 1942— 
44 ; asst. chief of section. For. Econ. Admin., 1944— 
46 ; chief of section, Dept. of Com., 1946 ; app. country 
specialist, P-6, in the Dept. of State Nov. 4, 1946 ; 
U.S. rep., Liberian Centennial Celebration, Monrovia, 
1947 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — ANB. 

Boswell, William Osgood. — b. Vancouver Barracks, 
Wash., Oct. 24, 1913 ; Phillips Acad. grad. ; Stanford 
U., A.B. 1936 ; with export co. 1938-39 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser., and v.c. at Havre Mar. 2, 1939 ; For. Ser. Sch. 
Jan. 2, 1940 ; v.c. at Georgetown and for Surinam 
July 12, 1940 ; v.c. at Martinique, temp., Feb. 26, 1941 ; 
3d sec. at Lisbon Apr. 16, 1941 ; also v.c. at Lisbon 
Jan. 19, 1943 ; class eight July 16, 1943 ; For. Ser. 
officer, office of U.S. pol. adviser, staff of Supreme 
Allied Comdr., Mediterranean Theater, Feb. 24, 1945 ; 
class seven May 16, 1945 ; class six May 19, 1946 ; 2d 
sec. and v.c. at Vienna Sept. 7, 1946 ; cons, and cons, 
at Vienna in addition to duties as 2d sec. Oct. 16, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; 2d sec. 
and cons, at Paris Aug. 19, 1947 ; to the Dept. Feb. 6, 
1950 ; married. 

Boswell, William Pershing. — b. Jersey City, N.J,, 
Aug. 20, 1918 ; Wilberforce U., B.S., 1941 ; Am, U. 
1947-48 ; U.S. Army 1941-45, 2d It., overseas ser. ; In 
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eleven and assigned as admin, asst. at Monrovia Feb. 
16, 1948 ; class ten and disbursing officer at Monrovia 
Mar. 20, 1949 ; married. 

Bouch, Elizabeth C. — b. Saginaw, Micli., Sept. 11, 
1910 ; Vassar Coll., B.A. 1932 ; sec. to advertising mgr. 
of trade journal 1933-35 ; sec. to architect 1935-38 ; in 
charge of publicity for industrial designer 1938-39 ; 
app. cllc. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at 
Dublin June 4, 1945 ; For. Ser. Stafif officer of class 
eighteen Nov. 13, 1946; class thirteen Apr. 20, 1947; 
class eleven and gen. econ. analyst at Dublin Sept. 19, 
1948 ; class nine and econ. asst. at Dublin Sept. 4, 
1949. 

Bour, Bernard M. — b. Peoria, 111., July 8, 1918 ; Brad- 
ley U., A.B. 1940 ; Nat. Inst, of Public Affairs, grad. 
worl£ 1940-41 ; Am. U. 1940-41 ; writer for labor 
weekly 1940 ; editor, Office of Govt. Reports, 1942 ; 
asst. div. chief and news editor. Office of War Infor- 
mation, 1942-44 ; U.S. Army, 1944-46, overseas ser. ; 
transferred to the Dept. of State as news editor, CAF- 
11, May 20, 1946; reports analyst, P-5, Mar. 23, 1947 
with U.S. Mission to U.N. ; mem., U.S. del to 7th sess. 
of ECOSOC, Geneva, 1948 ; mem., U.S. del to 3d sess., 
UN-GA, Paris, 1948; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949; assoc. 
chief, reporting branch, GS-13, Jan. 22, 1950 ; mar- 
ried.— USUN. * 

Bourgerie, Elmer H. — b. Minneapolis, Minn., July 9, 
1905 ; Central High Sch. grad. ; Georgetown U., B.S. 
(For. Ser.) 1929 ; George Washington U. 1930-31 ; 
assoc. to prof, of business admin., Georgetown U., 
1929-31 ; business specialist 1927-31, asst. trade 
commr. at Accra 1931-33, Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. ; 
marlcet administrator and mgr. of N.Y. office, Agri. 
Adjustment Admin., 1933-36 ; chief of section, Social 
Security Bd., 1936-40 ; sr. procedures officer, Com- 
modity Credit Corp., 1940^1 ; U.S. Navy 1941-46, 
comdr., overseas ser. ; app. chief of African branch, 
Div. of Research for Near East and Africa, Dept. of 
State, P-7, Nov. 14, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
three, cons, of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Apr. 10, 1947 ; to the Dept. May 5, 1947 ; cml. att. 
at Johannesburg May 6, 1947 ; to the Dept. Nov. 2, 
1949 ; married. 

Bourne, William C. — b. Asheville, N.C., Jan. 13, 
1900; Asheville High Sch.; U. of N.C. 1918-21, Law 
Sch. 1922-24 ; Columbia U. Sch. of Journalism 1926- 
27 ; U.S. Army 1918 ; reporter, copy editor, rewrite 
man, telegraph editor and asst. news editor, and news 
editor 1924-41, for newspapers ; regional dir. 1941^3, 
assoc. chief of overseas branch 1943-44, special asst. 
to exec. dir. of overseas branch and chief of informa- 
tion liaison in charge of public relations, congressional 
liaison 1944-45, Office of War Information ; transferred 
to the Dept. of State as chief of unit. Office of Int. 
Information and Cultural Affairs, CAF-13, Aug. 31, 
1945 ; information liaison officer May 4, 1947 ; chief 
congressional correspondent July 11, 1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 
30, 1949 ; married. — INP. 

Boutte, Guy P. — app. courier in the For. Ser. and 
assigned to the Dept. Mar. 16, 1942 ; courier at Bern 
July 3, 1942 ; at Lisbon Nov. 16, 1942 ; at Madrid July 



1, 1943 ; to the Dept. Jan. 23, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class ten Nov. 13, 1946 ; courier at Cairo 
July 1, 1947 ; to the Dept. July 1, 1949. 

Bovey, John Alden, Jr. — b. Minneapolis, Minn., Apr. 
17, 1913 ; Blake Country Day Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., 
A.B. 1935, M.A. 1942 ; advertising and public-relations 
work in cml. corp. 1935-37 ; instr. in Eng., Harvard 
U., 1938-42 ; U.S. Navy 1942-45, It., overseas ser. ; 
app. v.c. In the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at 
Brazzaville Dec. 26, 1945 (canceled) ; at Rotterdam 
Jan. 31, 1946 ; also admin, asst. at Rotterdam July 1, 
1946 ; For. Ser. Stafif officer of class twelve and v.c 
at Rotterdam Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. July 28, 1947 : v. c. at Rotterdam Aug. 
23, 1947 ; at Casablanca Feb. 15, 1949 ; married. 

Bowden, Liston Odell. — b. Winfield, Kans., Sept. 10, 
1904 ; high sch. ; switch-board installation 1924-28 ; 
engineer, with radio station 1928-32 and 1936-40, 
With orchestra 1932-35, with music co. 1939-42 ; com- 
munications designer 1942—44 ; studio control engineer 
and radio engineering supervisor. Office of War Infor- 
mation, 1944-45 ; transferred to Dept. of State as 
radio engineering supervisor, P-4, Jan. 1, 1946 ; studio 
control engineer, P-3, Sept. 18, 1946 ; recording engi- 
neer Aug. 24, 1947 ; broadcast master control tech., 
CAF-11, Mar. 6, 1947 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— 
IBD. 

Bowe, Martin S., Jr. — b. Apr. 15, 1917; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class seven and assigned as entrance 
permit officer. Travel Control Div., Office of Pol. Af- 
fairs, at Praha Jan. 17, 1950; married. — HICOG. 

Bower, Clayton Henry, — b. Los Angeles, Calif., Feb. 
5, 1912 ; U. of Chicago 1929-31 ; U. of Kentucky, A.B. 
1935 ; special rep. for museum 1936-44 ; elk. in the 
For. Ser. at Kuala Lumpur 1946-48 ; elk.. War Dept., 
1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine and 
assigned to the Dept. Sept. 12, 1949 ; v.c. at Medan 
Jan. 14, 1950. 

Bowers, Claude Gernade. — b. Hamilton County, Ind., 
Nov. 20, 1878 ; Shortridge High Sch. grad. ; editorial 
writer 1901-6 ; mem. of Bd. of Public Works, Terre 
Haute, 1906-11 ; sec. to U.S. Senator 1911-17 ; editor 
of newspaper 1917-22 ; editorial writer for metropoli- 
tan newspaper 1922-31 ; syndicate editorial columnist 
1931-33 ; author of historical works ; A.E. and P. to 
Spain Apr. 6, 1933-May 14, 1939 ; del., 5th Int. Conf. 
for the Unification of Penal Law, Madrid, 1933 ; A.B. 
and P. to Chile June 22, 1939 ; chm., 1st Pan. Am. 
Housing Conf., Buenos Aires, 1939 ; married. 

Bowers, James E. — b. Portsmouth, Va., May 16, 1913 ; 
Central High Sch. (Charlotte, N.C.) grad. ; Davidson 
Coll., B.S. 1936 ; Georgetown U. Sch. of For. Ser. 1939- 
42 ; teacher of social scis. in high sch. 1937-39 ; U.S. 
Army 1942-46, capt., overseas ser. ; app. asst. chief 
of Am. republics branch, Div. of Biographic Intelligence, 
Dept. of State, P-4, Sept. 20, 1946. Biographic Infor- 
mation Div. July 1, 1946 ; chief of Am. republics 
branch, P-5, Apr. 18, 1948 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; For. 
Ser. Reserve officer of class four and att. at Buenos 
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Bowers, Joseph Graham. — b. Mt. Savage, Md., Sept. 
21, 1921 ; Beall High Sch. (Frostburg) grad. ; George- 
town U. Sch. of For. Ser. 1944-45 ; elk., Fed. Security 
Agency 1941, Bu. of Internal Revenue 1941-42 ; U.S. 
Army 1942-43 ; elk., Dept. of Agri., 1943-44 ; store- 
keeper for railroad co. 1944 ; app. admin, asst. in the 
For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Dhahran May 7, 

1945 (canceled) ; to the Dept. May 15, 1945; admin, 
asst. at Aden June 13, 1945; jr. elk. at Aden July 1, 

1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class thirteen and v.c. 
at Aden Nov. 13, 1946 ; class twelve Feb. 23, 1947 ; 
class eleven May 5, 1947 ; v.c. at Copenhagen Sept. 19, 

1947 ; class nine Apr. 17, 1949 ; v.c. at Southampton 
Sept. 7, 1949. 

Bowers, Ralph L. — b. Cumberland, Md., May 20, 
1922 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven and as- 
signed as resident officer. Office of Land Commr. for 
Wurttemberg-Baden, at Buchen Oct. 16, 1949. — 
HICOG. 

Bowie, John MacGregor. — b. Washington, D.C., Sept. 
14, 1917 ; Western High Sch. grad. ; Dartmouth Coll., 
A.B. 1939 ; newspaper reporter 1939-41 ; U.S. Navy 
1941_46, It. comdr., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class eight and assigned to the Dept. June 
16. 1947 ; asst. att. at Beirut, Damascus, and Jeru- 
salem Aug. 11, 1947 ; att. Dec. 31, 1947 ; class seven 
and asst. att. May 1, 1949 ; asst. att. at Manila July 1, 
1949 ; married. 

Bowie, Robert Richardson. — b. Aug. 24, 1909 ; app. 
consultant in the Dept. of State Nov. 15, 1949 ; For. 
Ser. Reserve officer of class one and chief. Office of 
Gen. Counsel, at Frankfort on the Main Jan. 26, 
1950 ; married. — HICOG. 

Bowie, Thomas Donald. — b. Duluth, Minn., Sept. 1, 
1917 ; Duluth Central High Sch. grad. ; Carleton Coll., 
B.A. 1938, M.A. 1940 ; U. of Paris, diploma 1939 ; Alli- 
ance Frangaise, summer 1938 ; The Hague Acad, of Int. 
Law, summer 1939 ; instr. in int. relations and Fr., 
Carleton Coll., 1939-42 ; app. divisional asst. at $2,600 
in the Dept. of State Feb. 25, 1942 ; jr. econ. analyst 
in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Madrid Apr. 
20, 1943 ; v.c. at Marseille Oct. 12, 1945 ; For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and see. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Dec. 22, 1945 ; v.c. at Marseille Dec. 29, 1945 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; class five 
May 15, 1947 ; v.c. at Rabat Nov. 20, 1947 ; 2d sec. and 
v.c. at Warsaw Mar. 29, 1949 ; married. 

Bowling, John Williams. — b. Pryor, Okla., Oct. 16, 
1920 ; Pryor High Sch. grad. ; U. of Okla. 1937-40 ; 
George Washington U., A.B. 1942 ; elk.. Reconstruction 
Finance Corp., 1941-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, 1st It., 
overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 5, 1946 ; to the 
Dept. Aug. 26, 1946 ; v.c. at Lagos Sept. 27, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class sis Nov. 13, 1946 ; to the Dept. 
Apr. 13, 1948 ; detailed to U. of Pa. for Hindustani 
language and area study Sept. 1948 ; class five Apr. 21, 
1949 ; 2d sec. and v.c. at Karachi June 2, 1949 ; v.c. at 
Lahore, temp., Dec. 2, 1949. 

Bowman, Heath. — b. Muncie, Ind., Aug. 7, 1910 ; 
North Shore Country Day Sch. (Winnetka, 111.) grad.; 
Princeton U., A.B. 1931 ; assoc. editor with magazine 



1931-32 ; asst. to advertising mgr. with oil co. 1932-34 ; 
author 1934-42 ; field program officer. Office of Co- 
ordinator of Inter-Am. Affairs, 1942-43 ; U.S. Navy 
1943-46, It. ; app. cultural officer in the For. Ser. Aux- 
iliary and assigned at Santiago July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
Reserve officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; asst. public- 
affairs officer at Santiago Apr. 1. 1947 : ntt. at Santiago 
Oct. 19, 1947 ; to the Dept. July 22, 1949 ; for. affairs 
officer, P-7, in the Dept. of State Sept. 9, 1949 ; GS-14 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; ILI adviser. Program Planning and 
Evaluation Staff, Mar. 16, 1950 ; married. — ILI. 

Bowman, Howard Arthur. — b. Clyde, N.Y., Jan. 11, 
1894 ; Clyde High Sch. grad. ; U. of Pa., B.S. 1917 ; 
U.S. Army Ambulance Ser. with Fr. Army 1917-19 ; 
app. cons. asst. Sept. 15, 1919 ; v.c. at Danzig Jan. 29, 
1921 ; v.c. of career of class three and v.c. at Danzig 
Nov. 17, 1921 ; at Saloniki Nov. 19, 1923 ; class two 
May 10, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; 
v.c. at Trieste Oct. 6, 1924 ; class eight, cons., and 
eons, at Trieste May 23, 1929; at Sault Ste. Marie 
Jan. 3, 1931 ; class seven Feb. 4, 1931 ; at Mexicali 
May 24, 1932 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; 
cons, at Glasgow Dec. 20, 1937 ; at Call May 1, 1942 ; 
class six May 16, 1945 ; cons, at Poznan Oct. 19, 1945 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class four and cons, at Gdansk Nov. 
13, 1946 ; at Hamilton, Bermuda, Mar. 21, 1949 ; at 
Bergen Aug. 25, 1949. 

Bowman, Walter E. — b. Waterford, "Vt., May 7, 1902 ; 
U. of N.Mex., A.B. 1925 ; Stanford U. 1925-26 ; Sor- 
bonne, cert. 1948 ; registrar and business mgr., U. of 
N.Mex., 192.3-27 ; registrar, Vanderbilt U., 1927-34 ; 
press agency correspondent 1934-36 ; U.S. Army 1942— 
47, It. col., overseas ser. ; elk. of court, OMGUS, 1948- 
49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine and as- 
signed as elk. -marshal, at Munich Oct. 16, 1949. — 
HICOG. 

Boxer, Harold. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Dec. 25, 1918 ; 
high sch. grad ; private music study 1928-42 ; singer 
for radio and concert opera ; music consultant for 
opera co. 1938 ; dir. of opera co. ; music producer and 
consultant for radio networks, 1939-42 ; U.S. Army 
1942-44 ; radio program officer, Office of Inter-Am. 
Affairs, 1945 ; transferred to the Dept. of State as 
radio program officer, CAF-11, Jan. 1, 1946; GS-11 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — IBD. 

Boxer, John H. — b. Vienna, Austria, Sept. 25, 1916; 
naturalized 1944 ; Real-Gymnasium Vienna I, grad. ; 
Tech. U. Vienna, B.A. 1937 ; Northern Polytechnic 
Sch. of Architecture, London, M.A. 1940; Southern 
Methodist U. ; architectural engineer with mfrs. and 
construction co. 1941-43; U. S. Army 1943-46, 1st It., 
overseas ser. ; information sers. specialist, OMGUS, 
1946-49 ; civil aviation liaison officer with air force 
section, Vienna, 1949 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class three and assigned as public affairs officer, Office 
of Public Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main Jan. 3, 
1950.— HICOG. 

Boyd, James William. — b. Mt. Airy, N.C., Nov. 5, 
1913 ; Mt. Airy High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; 
Victoria U. Coll., Wellington, New Zealand, 1943 ; 
U.S.M.C. 1932-38, overseas ser. ; app. elk. in Am. leg. 
at Managua Feb. 18, 1938 ; at Wellington Jan. 22, 



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1942 ; v.c. at Auckland Apr. 9, 1945 ; also admin, asst. 
at Auckland Feb. 10, 1940 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class twelve and v.c. at Auckland Nov. 13, 1940 ; class 
eleven May 4, 1947 ; class nine Nov. 2, 1947 ; class 
eight Julj- 10, 1949 ; v.c. at Paramaribo Nov. 15, 
1949 ; married. 

Boykin, Samuel D. — b. Montgomery, Ala., July 2, 
1905; Clason Mil. Acad. grad. ; U. of Pa., B.S. 192G ; 
insur. investigator for retail credit co. 1926-28 ; in 
credit dept. of banks 1928-41 ; admin, officer. Priori- 
ties Div., Office of Production Management, June- 
Oct. 1941 ; asst. to administrator and asst. dir. of 
Missions Div., Office of Lend-Lease Admin., 1941-44 ; 
act. asst. chief. For. Econ. Ser. Staff, For. Econ. 
Admin.. Jan.-July 1944 ; detailed to the Dept. of State 
as special asst. to the dir., Office of Departmental 
Admin., May 7, 1944 ; app. exec, officer, Office of De- 
partmental Admin., Dept. of State, at $6,500 (CAF-14) 
July 17, 1944 ; transferred to United Nations 
July 1, 1945 ; special asst. to the dir., Office of Special 
Pol. Affairs, Sept. 25, 1945 ; asst. exec, dir., Office of 
For. Liquidation, CAF-15, July 23, 1946 ; also dir. of 
Control Div., Sept. 8, 1946 : special asst.. Office of the 
Asst. Sec. for Admin., June 1, 1947 ; dir.. Office of 
Controls, P-8, May 24, 1948, Office of Consular Af- 
fairs May 13, 1949 ; CAF-15 Aug. 7, 1949 ; GS-15 Oct. 
30, 1949 ; married. — CON. 

Boylan, Thomas, Jr. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Aug. 10, 
1920 ; Overbrook High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; 
U. of Pa., B.A. 1942, grad. sch. 1946-47 ; Sch. of 
Advanced Int. Studies, summer 1946 ; examiner, trans- 
lator, U.S. Office of Censorship, 1942-43 ; U.S. Army 
1943-45, overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer of class 
six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 
1947 ; to the Dept. July 30, 1947 ; v.c. at Tabriz Sept. 
15, 1947 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Montevideo June 20, 1949 ; 
at Asunci6n, temp., June 20, 1949. 

Boyle, James E. — b. Queen Anne, Md., Dec. 4, 1918 ; 
St. John's Coll., B.A. 1939 ; Catholic U. of Amer., M.A. 
1940 : farmer 1939-45 ; U.S. Army 1946-47 ; intern 
1947-48, mil. govt, officer 1948-49, OMGUS ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned as 
resident officer. Office of Land Commr. for Hesse, at 
Wiesbaden Oct. 10, 1949. — HICOG. 

Boyle, Kenneth Remain. — b. Tacoma, Wash., May 9, 
1920 ; high-sch. grad. ; U. of Oreg., B.A. 1942 ; U.S. 
Army 1942-40, maj., overseas ser. ; asst. to Field 
Commr. for Franco, Office of For. Liquidation Commr., 
1940-47 ; app. interpreter-translator, CAF-11, in the 
Dept. of State Dpc. 18, 1947 ; CAF-12 May 29, 1949 ; 
GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — TC. 

Bracken, Katherine W. (Mrs.) — b. Lavonia, Ga., Apr. 
12, 1915; Miami (Fla.) High Sch. grad.; business-sch. 
grad. ; Inst, of Higher Studies, Uruguay, 1945 ; stenog. 
with law firm 1930-35 ; sec. and bookkeeper, con- 
struction CO., 1935-38 ; with hotels 1938-39 ; trans- 
lator with oil CO. 1939-40 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. 
and assigned to the Dept. Aug. 27, 1940 ; at Guatemala 
Sept. 11, 1940; at Montevideo Feb. 4, 1943; at Sa- 
lonika June 29, 1940 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 25, 1946 ; v.c. 



at Salonika Aug. 12, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class six 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Athens Dec. 15, 1947 ; 
class five and 2d sec. at Athens in addition to duties 
as v.c. Apr. 14, 1948; to the Dept. Nov. 17, 1948; v.c. 
at Izmir Dec. 7, 1948 ; 2d sec. at Ankara In addition to 
duties as v.c. at Izmir Jan. 11, 1950. 

Braddock, Daniel McCoy. — b. Little Kock, Ark., Apr. 
0, 1900 ; Little Rock High Sch. grad. ; Kenyon Coll., 
A.B. and M.A. 1926; I'ficole Libre des Sciences Poll- 
tiques 1926-27 ; law elk. 1928-29 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass. and v.c. of career Mar. 26, 1929 ; For. Ser. 
Sch. May 1, 1929 ; v.c. at Medan July 10, 1929 ; at 
Barcelona Jan. 8, 1932 ; class eight July 1, 1934 ; cons. 
Jan. 22, 1935 : cons, at Barcelona Jan. 24, 1935 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 25, 1930 ; 3d sec. at Caracas June 
9, 1936 ; also cons, at Caracas June 10, 1936 ; class 
seven Apr. 1, 1937 ; 2d sec. at Caracas In addition to 
duties as cons. May 6, 1937 ; relieved of duties as cons, 
at Caracas June 22, 1937 ; class six Nov. 16, 1939 ; cons, 
at Porto Alegre June 28, 1940 ; class five July 16, 1943 ; 
cons, at Bahia Sept. 4, 1943 ; at Pard, temp.. May 29, 

1944 ; at Bahia July 21, 1944 ; to the Dept. Feb. 10, 

1945 ; class three May 16, 1945 ; asst. chief, Div. of 
Brazilian Affairs, Aug. 29, 1945 ; chief June 18, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; trade 
agreement negotiator Feb. 27, 1947 ; act. adviser. Am. 
republics branch, Div. of Cml. Policy, Sept. 9, 1947 ; 
1st sec. and cons, at Madrid July 29, 1948 ; class two 
Apr. 21, 1949 ; couns, of emb. for econ. affairs at Madrid 
Dec. 16, 1949; married. 

Bradford, Henry Banning. — b. Bridgeport, Conn., Oct. 
19, 1921 ; Yale U., B.A. 1942 ; U.S. Navy 1942-47, It., 
overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine 
and assigned to the Dept. Dec. 1, 1947 ; asst. att. at 
The Hague Apr. 23, 1948. 

Bradford, John P. — b. St. Paul, Minn., May 15, 1904 ; 
Princeton U., B.S. 1928 ; producer. Film Foundation, 
Cambridge U., 1928-32 ; dir. and cameraman for 
travelogues 1933 ; film editor 1934—41 ; chief of branch, 
OMGUS, 1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
three and assigned as chief of branch, Pol. Affairs Div., 
Office of Land Commr. of Bavaria, at Munich Oct. 16, 
1949.— HICOG. 

Bradford, Leonard G. — b. Calumet, Mich., Apr. 15, 
1894 ; Tufts Coll. ; Christchurch ColL, Oxford U., 2% 
yrs. ; U. of Paris, LL.B. 1923, LL.M. 1924 ; U.S. Army 
1917-19, 2d It., overseas ser. ; app. elk. in Am. leg. 
at Prague May 11, 1920 ; in Am. consulate at Prague 
July 1921 ; v.c. at Prague Sept. 20, 1921 ; resigned 
Oct. 20, 1922 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Paris 
Mar. 1, 1923 ; v.c. at Paris July 25, 1921 ; at Havre 
Dec. 29, 1925 ; at Goteborg Oct. 21, 1920 ; at Rome Mar, 
13, 1928; at Turin Apr. 15, 1930 (canceled) ; at Paris 
for duty in the dist. acct. and disbursing office Aug. 26, 
1933 ; at Budapest May 19, 1934 ; at Izmir and for 
the Italian Islands of the Aegean Dec. 10, 1935 (can- 
celed) ; at Belgrade, temp., Jan. 22, 1936 ; at Genoa 
July 31, 1936 ; at Marseille Sept. 19, 1940 ; to the Dept. 
Aug. 13, 1942 ; v.c. at Geneva Mar. 23, 1943 ; elk. at 
Bern Sept. 18, 1943 ; at Marseille July 21, 1945 ; v.c. at 
Marseille Aug. 17, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 



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eleven Nov. 13, 1946 ; v.c. at Brussels, temp., Dec. 3, 
1947 ; class ten Dec. 28, 1947 ; v.c. at Marseille May 
29, 1948 ; class nine Feb. 5, 1950. 

Bradford, Saxton, — b. Los Angeles, Calif., Feb. 15, 
1907 ; Los Angeles High Sch. grad. ; U. of Calif., A.B. 
1928 ; newspaper editor 1930-41 ; att., U. S. emb., 
Buenos Aires, July 1941-June 1942 ; U. S. Navy 1942- 
45, It. ; app. sr. econ. analyst in the For. Ser. Auxiliary 
and assigned to the Dept. June 16, 1945 ; chief of Latin 
Am. section, Div. of For. Activity Correlation, P-6, 
Mar. 13, 1946 ; asst. chief, Div. of For. Activity Corre- 
lation, P-7, Aug. 11, 1946 ; deputy dir., UNESCO Rela- 
tions Staff, Office of the Asst. Sec. for Public Affairs, 
P-8, July 23, 1947 ; detailed to Nat. War Coll. Aug. 30, 
1948-June 21, 1949 ; deputy dir.. Policy Advisory Staff, 
Office of Asst. Sec. for Public Affairs, July 5, 1949 ; 
GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — P/POL. 

Bradley, Holbrook. — b. Boothbay Harbor, Maine, Sept. 
25, 1916 ; business sch. ; Yale U., A.B. 1940 ; with 
electric co. 1940-41 ; reporter and war correspondent, 
for newspaper 1941-46 ; writer for magazines 1946-48 ; 
information specialist, OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned as resident 
officer, Field Operations Div., Land Commr. for Bavaria, 
at Kitzingen Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Bradley, Nina Belle. — b. El Paso, Tex., June 8, 1912 ; 
high-sch. grad. ; sch. of design grad. ; business-sch. 
grad. ; stenog. for insur. co. 1937-38 ; cashier for tele- 
phone CO. 1938-40 ; asst. office mgr. 1940-42, office 
mgr. 1942-43, for contractor ; records asst.. War Dept., 
1943 ; admin, supervisor. Navy Dept., 1943-45 ; app. 
elk. in the For. Ser. and assigned to the Dept. Aug. 
25, 1945 ; at Athens Oct. 30, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class fourteen Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven and 
admin, asst. at Athens Feb. 22, 1948 ; to the Dept. 
Aug. 23, 1948 ; v.c. at London Feb. 3, 1949. 

Brady, James T. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Jan. 27, 1913 ; 
St. John's U., LL.B., 1935 ; mem. of bar of N.Y. ; U.S. 
Army, 1942-46, capt., overseas ser. ; law elk., 1933-34 ; 
law elk. and lawyer, 1935-37 ; atty., 1937-42 ; judge, 
OMGUS, 1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
six and assigned as judge, U.S. High Commn. Courts, 
Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Brady, John Bradley. — b. Stamford, Conn., May 13, 
1906 ; Georgetown U., B.S. 1932 ; bookkeeper, teller, 
mgr. of dept. in bank 1925-27 ; salesman for insur. firm 
1933-42 ; with Navy Dept. 1942-44 ; v.c. at Valparaiso 
1944-46 ; v. pres. of export-import corp. 1946-49 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned 
to the Dept. June 6, 1949 ; asst. att. at Rio de Janeiro 
July 21, 1949 ; married. 

Brady, Leslie Snowden. — b. College Corner, Ohio, Dec. 
15, 1909; Union High Sch. grad.; Miami U. (Ohio), 
A.B. 1932, M.A. 1934; Columbia U., summers 1938, 
1941 ; N.Y.U., Ph.D. 1943 ; University de Lyon, cert. 
1933 ; Institut de Phongtique, Paris, cert. 1936 ; asst. 
in Eng., I'Ecole Normale d'Instituteurs, Lyon, 1932- 
33 ; instr. in Romance languages, Miami U., 1934-28 ; 
fellow in Fr. 1938-39, instr. in Romance languages 
1939-44, N.Y.U. ; with Office of War Information 1944- 
45 ; transferred to the Dept. of State as assoc. field 
rep. at $3,400 Aug. 31, 1945; regional specialist, 



CAF-11, Apr. 15, 1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of 
class four and act. cultural officer at Paris Dec. 20, 
1946 ; att. at Paris Oct. 19, 1947 ; class three May 2, 
1948 ; married. 

Brady, William Andrew. — b. New York, N.Y., July 3, 
1907 ; high-sch. grad. ; radio inst. grad. ; U.S.N.R. 1932- 
36 ; transmitter maintenance supervisor for radio sta- 
tion 1940-43 ; chief radio engineer. Office of War 
Information, London, 1943-46 ; studio engineer super- 
visor. Int. Broadcasting Div., New York, Dept. of 
State, July 28, 1946-Aug. 6, 1948; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class five and assigned as receiving 
control supervisor at Munich Aug. 13, 1948 ; married. 

Bragan, DeWitt. — b. Birmingham, Ala., Mar. 26, 
1919; Central High Sch. (Washington, D.C.) grad.; 
Wilson Teachers Coll. 1937-39 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, 
maj., overseas ser. ; chief of section. Veterans Admin., 
1946-47 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight and 
assigned as admin, asst. at London Mar. 13, 1947 ; 
married. 

Braggiotti, D. Chadwick. — b. Florence, Italy, of Am. 
parents, June 19, 1913 ; Harvard U., A.B. 1935 ; N.Y. 
U. 1938-40 ; diplo. inst. 1939-41 ; special rep. for 
private firm 1937-38 ; mgr. of chemical corp. 1938-42 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class four and assigned 
to the Dept. Dec. 11, 1946 ; att. at Buenos Aires Jan, 
10, 1947 ; married. 

Bragonier, Reginald. — b. Baltimore, Md., Mar. 19, 
1907 ; Oilman Country Sch. grad. ; Yale U., B.A. 1928 ; 
Columbia U., summer 1929 ; instr.. Hill Sch., 1928-30 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at Warsaw Jan. 
20, 1932 ; at Berlin Jan. 7, 1933 ; For. Ser. Sch. Apr. 22, 
1933 ; v.c. at Canton Aug. 28, 1933 ; v.c. and 3d sec. 
at Montevideo Sept. 11, 1936 ; class eight Mar. 1, 1940 ; 
class seven Oct. 20, 1942 ; 2d sec. at Montevideo in 
addition to duties as v.c. Feb. 6, 1943 ; class six May 
16, 1945 ; 2d sec. at Panama Feb. 21, 1946 ; cons. Mar. 
16, 1946 ; cons, at Panama in addition to duties as 2d 
sec. Apr. 11, 1946; class five May 19, 1946; For. Ser. 
officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; 2d sec. at Quito 
Nov. 19, 1948 ; class three and 1st sec. at Quito Apr. 
21, 1949 ; at Lima Feb. 23, 1950 ; married. 

Bramble, Harlan P. — b. Chicago, 111., Dec. 22, 1909; 
Grant High Sch. (Portland, Oreg.) grad.; U. of Oreg., 
A.B. 1937, M.A. 1940 ; Columbia U., grad. work 1939- 
41 ; instr., Coll. of City of N.Y. 1939-41, U. of N.H. 
1941—42 ; economist, Treas. Dept. 1942, War Produc- 
tion Bd. 1942-43 ; U.S. Navy 1943-46, It., overseas ser. ; 
app. commodity specialist, P-5, in the Dept. of State 
Apr. 1, 1946; special asst., P-6, Dec. 28, 1947; for. 
affairs officer, P-7, May 1, 1949 ; GS-14 Oct, 30, 1949 ; 
married. — ER. 

Brand, Robert AUyn. — b. Norwich, Conn., Nov. 5, 
1920 ; Norwich Free Acad. grad. ; U. of Conn., B.A. 
1941 ; production expediter with electric boat co. 1941— 
42 ; U.S. Army 1942^6, capt., overseas ser. ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. July 19, 1946 ; to the Dept. Aug. 14, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; 3d sec. 
and v.c. at Rome Dec. 3, 1946 ; v.c. at Munich Mar, 11, 
1949 ; class five Apr. 21, 1949. 



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Brandin, Robert Mead. — b. New York, N.Y., Mar. 2, 
1919; Southside High Sch. (Rockville Centre) {,'rad. ; 
Princeton U., B.A. 1940 ; ticket agt. for airline 1940- 
41 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 20, 1942 ; v.c. at Madrid 
Oct. 30, 1942 ; also 3d sec. at Madrid Feb. 20, 1943 ; 
to the Dcpt. Apr. 2, 1945 : class eight Maj- 19, 194G ; 
For. Ser. officer of class five Nov. 13, 1946 ; detailed to 
Columbia U. for special study in econ. Sept. 1947 ; class 
four Apr. 14, 1948; 2d sec. at Helsinki Apr. 27, 1948; 
cons. May 22, 1948 ; cons, at Helsinki in addition to 
duties as 2d sec. June 4, 1948 ; married. 

Brandon, Howard Randolph. — b. St. Marys, Ga., Apr. 
17, 1914 ; St. Marys High Sch. grad. ; U. of Ga., A.B. 
1935 ; U. of Grenoble 1935 ; U. of Bordeaux 1935-36 ; 
instr. in Fr., U. of Ga., 1936-37 ; owner of timber and 
oil business 1937-40 ; U.S.N.R., 1940-43, It. ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Aug. 25, 1942 ; to the Dept. Oct. 16, 1942 ; 
v.c. at Montreal Feb. 5, 1943 ; at Valparaiso Sept. 2, 
1943 (canceled) ; 3d sec. and v.c. at La Paz Oct. 25, 
1943 ; v.c. at Cochabamba, temp., Apr. 7, 1945 ; v.c. at 
La Paz in addition to duties as 3d sec. May 1, 1945 ; 
v.c. at Algiers Aug. 22. 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
six Nov. 13, 1946 ; class five May 15, 1947 ; 2d sec. 
and v.c. at New Delhi July 1, 1949 ; married. 

Brandt, Vincent Seldon Randolph. — b. June 10, 1924 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve and assigned 
to the Dept. Sept. 28, 1949. 

Brannen, Charles Wesley. — b. May 7, 1914 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned as radio 
engineer at Salonika Jan. 29, 1950. 

Brannon, Ben Franklin. — b. Gary. Tex., Apr. 30, 1919 ; 
Shamrock High Sch. grad. ; Colo. Coll., A.B. 1941, grad. 
work 1941 ; asst. dir. of public relations, Colo. Coll., 
1941 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. and assigned to the 
Dept. Jan. 1, 1942 ; at New Delhi Mar. 22, 1942 ; fur- 
lough for mil. ser. (U.S. Army, overseas ser.) Dec. 13, 
1944-Mar. 15, 1946; v.c. at Montreal Apr. 2, 1946; 
at Beirut July 16, 1946; For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; 
v.c. at Jerusalem Oct. 17, 1947 ; class ten Oct. 19, 

1947 ; v.c. at Haifa Mar. 29, 1948 ; class nine Dec. 12, 

1948 ; v.c. at Hamburg Feb. 16, 1949 ; at Frankfort on 
the Main May 10, 1949. 

Braude, Beatrice. — b. Oct. 10, 1915 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class twelve and assigned as research 
asst. at Paris Jan. 21, 1948 ; class ten and biographic 
officer at Paris June 12, 1949. 

Braun, Horace Harper. — b. Bedford, Iowa, Apr. 4, 
1888 ; Long Beach (Calif.) High Sch. grad. ; U. of Calif., 
B.S. 1910 ; engineer and construction mgr. for engineer- 
ing Corp. in Mexico and Spain 1910-17 ; U.S. Army 
1917-23, capt., overseas ser. ; engineering branch mgr. 
in China 1923-33 ; owner and mgr. of construction co. 
1933-43 ; app. econ. analyst in the For. Ser. Auxiliary 
and assigned at Mexico City Apr. 23, 1943 ; tech. 
adviser, Mexican-Am. Commn. for Econ. Cooperation, 
1943-45 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class six Nov. 13, 



1946 ; att. at Mexico City Apr. 13, 1948 ; class four 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; U.S. del., Ist Mexican Tech. Petroleum 
Convention, Mexico City, 1950 ; married. 

Bray, William Harry, Jr. — b. St. Louis, Mo., July 16, 
1913 ; Beaumont High Sch. grad. ; Oberlin Coll., A.B. 
1938, A.M. 1939; Cornell U., grad. work 1939-43; 
inventory controller with wholesale shoe firm 1932— 
35 ; mem. of econ. staff, Brookings Inst., 1938-39 ; 
instr. in econ., Cornell U., 19.39-43 ; economist, Nat. 
Defense Advisory Commn., 1940 ; editorial asst. for 
econ. magazine 1941-43 ; policy asst.. Office of Price 
Admin., Feb.-Aug. 1943 ; U.S. Army 194,3-45, It., and 
Office of Strategic Sers. 1944-45 ; transferred to the 
Dept. of State as economist, P-5, Oct. 1, 1945 ; com- 
modity specialist, P-6, Aug. 25, 1946 ; chief of bever- 
age section. Int. Resources Div., Mar. 7, 1948 ; for. 
affairs officer, P-7, May 30, 1948 ; asst. chief, Div. of 
Investment and Econ. Development, Jan. 9, 1949 ; chief 
of program staff. Mutual Defense Assistance Program, 
P-8, Oct. 26, 1949; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949; married. — 
S/MDA. 

Bream, Charles Gray. — b. Albion, Ind., Nov. 3, 1914 ; 
Natrona County, Wyo., High Sch. grad. ; Midland 
Coll., A.B. 1936 ; U. of Chicago, M.A. 19.39, Ph.D. 1941 ; 
teacher in high sch. 1936-37 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Mar. 20, 1941 ; v.c. at Halifax Aug. 15, 1941 ; at Fred- 
ericton, temp., Nov. 14, 1941 ; at Halifax Dec. 11, 1941 ; 
at Godthaab Aug. 7, 1942 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Stock- 
holm July 21, 1944 ; at Copenhagen May 5, 1945 ; class 
eight May 19, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class five Nov. 
13, 1946 ; 2d sec. at Copenhagen in addition to duties 
as v.c. May 1, 1947 ; to the Dept. July 29, 1948. — BNA. 

Breaux, Clarence Thomas. — b. New Iberia, La., Feb. 
7, 1917 ; De La Salle High Sch. grad. ; St. Mary's U., 
B.A. 1938 ; teacher in public high schs. 1938-41 ; U.S. 
Navy 1941—46, It. ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 19, 1946 ; to 
the Dept. Aug. 26, 1946 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Buenos 
Aires Sept. 27, 1946 : For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 
13, 1946 ; v.c. at Bilbao Mar. 29, 1949 ; class five Apr. 
21, 1949 ; married. 

Brecher, Charles H. — b. Vienna, Austria, July 26, 
1916 ; naturalized 1942 ; U. of Vienna, absolutorium 
1938; De Paul U. 1940-41 ; asst. mgr. of U.S. org. in 
Belgium 1939-40 ; accountant for realty co. 1940-42 ; 
U.S. Army 1942-45, overseas ser. ; auditor 1946, asst. 
comptroller 1946-47, asst. chief of section 1948-49, 
OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class two and as- 
signed as transportation specialist, Industry Div., Of- 
fice of Econ. Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 
1949; married. — HICOG. 

Breaker, Richard Lee. — b. New York, N.T., Sept. 16, 
1921 ; Yale U., B.A. 1942 ; Columbia U., grad. work 
1946-47 ; editorial work for newspapers, summers 
1939-42 ; with advertising agencies 1943-46 ; U.S.M.C. 
1944-45 ; asst. to pres. of musical recording co. 1946— 
47 ; dir. of speakers bu. for pol. campaign 1948 ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine and assigned as asst. 
att. at Bombay July 12, 1948. 

Breese, William Lawrence. — b. Burlingame, Calif., 
Jan. 6, 1909 ; St. Mark's Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., B.A, 



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1931, M.B.A. 1934 ; Zimmern Sch. and Int. Students 
Union, Geneva ; asst., Inst, of Pacific Relations 1935, 
Social Security Bd. 1937-38 ; special asst.. Am. Red 
Cross, 1939-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, maj., overseas 
ser. ; app. divisional asst., P-5, in the Dept. of State 
Oct. 29, 1945 ; asst. to asst. dir. for policy liaison. Of- 
fice of Asst. Sec. for Public Affairs. Aug. 8, 1948 ; 
GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — UNESCO. 

Breitenl)acli, Edgar. — b. Hamburg, Germany, June 26, 
1903 ; naturalized 1943 ; U. of Munich 1921-22 ; U. of 
Hamburg, Ph.D. 1927; U. of Goettingen 1927-28; 
U. of Berlin, library diploma 1928-29 ; librarian in 
Germany 1929-33 ; research assoc. in sch. in Switzer- 
land 1933-34 ; lecturer and art librarian. Mills Coll., 
1937-41 ; Instr. of modern languages and coll. librarian. 
Greys Harbor Jr. Coll., 1941-42 ; research assoc. in 
museum 1942 ; translator, Fed. Communications 
Commn., 1943-44 ; chief of documentary operations. 
Office of War Information, 1944-45 ; archivist 1945- 
46, monument and fine arts officer for southern Bavaria 
1946-49, chief of section 1949, OMGUS ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class three and assigned as cul- 
tural affairs adviser, Education and Cultural Div., Of- 
fice of Public Affairs, at Bad-Nauheira Oct. 16, 1949 ; 
married.— HICOG. 

Breiter, Roy CliflFord, Jr. — b. Los Angeles, Calif., 
June 30, 1916 ; Los Angeles City Coll., two yrs. ; elk. 
in bank 1936 ; elk. and typist, Dept. of Water and 
Power of Los Angeles City Govt., 1936-37, 1937-41, 
1946-47 ; stenog. for detective agency 1937 ; U.S. Army 
1941-46, overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class fourteen and assigned elk. at Asuncidn Apr. 22, 
1947 ; class twelve and act. disbursing officer at Asun- 
cion Jan. 11, 1948; class eleven and disbursing officer 
at Asunci6n Oct. 3, 1948 ; class nine and admin, officer 
at Asunci6n Sept. 18, 1949 ; married. 

Brennan, Edward Thomas. — b. Melbourne, Australia, 
Feb. 28, 1921 ; naturalized 1926 ; Georgetown U. Sch. 
of For. Ser., B.S. 1949 ; app. stenog., CAF-2, in the 
Dept. of State Nov. 4, 1941 ; asst. elk., CAF-3, May 

I, 1942 ; U.S. Navy 1942-47, It., overseas ser. ; clk.- 
typist Jan. 1, 1944 ; correspondence elk., CAF-4, Apr. 
21, 1947 : admin, asst.. CAF-7, Nov. 30, 1947 ; chief. 
Western Hemisphere pouch section, Div. of Communi- 
cations and Records, CAF-9, Dec. 12, 1948 ; asst. chief 
of diplo. pouch and courier ser. branch, CAF-11, July 
25, 1949 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — DC. 

Brennan, James Vincent. — b. Portsmouth, Va., Nov. 

II, 1915 ; high-sch. grad. ; elk. with cnil. firm 1935-37 ; 
elk. 1937-41, sales statistician Sept.-Nov. 1941, with 
brake shoe co. ; U.S. Navy 1941-46, It., overseas ser. ; 
app. v.c. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at 
Johannesburg Jan. 15, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; 
class eight Nov. 28, 1948 ; to the Dept. and detailed 
to Dept. of Com. Dec. 1, 1948 ; econ. officer and v.c. at 
Rome Dec. 8, 1949; class seven Dec. 11, 1949; asst. 
att. at Rome in addition to duties as econ. officer and 
v.c. Jan. 9, 1950 ; married. 

Brennan, Owen Francis. — b. June 25, 1929 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class twelve and assigned as switch- 
board supervisor at Seoul June 4, 1949. 



Bresson, Louis C. — b. Sept. 24, 1893 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class three and assigned as investigator. 
Office of Econ. Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 
16, 1949 ; class two Jan. 22, 1950 ; at Baden-Baden, 
Mar. 5, 1950 ; married. — HICOG. 

Breuer, Carl. — b. Buffalo, N.Y., Jan. 25, 1906 ; Salis- 
bury Sch. grad. ; Princeton U., B.S. 1929, grad. work 
1930-31 ; bank elk., Paris, 1929-30 ; app. For. Ser. offi- 
cer unclass.. v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at Zurich Jan. 20, 1932 ; For. 
Ser. Sch. Nov. 29, 1932 ; v.c. at Port-au-Prince Mar. 
31, 1933 ; also 3d sec. at Port-au-Prince Oct. 24, 1934 ; 
3d sec. at Ottawa Dec. 31, 1985 ; also v.c. at Ottawa 
May 2, 1936 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at La Paz Aug. 10, 1937 ; 
v.c. at Callao-Lima June 20, 1938 ; class eight Mar. 1, 
1940 ; v.c. at La Guaira Dec. 27, 1940 ; 3d sec. at Cara- 
cas Aug. 19, 1943 ; class seven Nov. 16, 1943 ; 2d sec. 
at Caracas May 3, 1944 ; class six Aug. 13, 1945 ; to 
the Dept. Mar. 6, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class four 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; act. chief of coordinations and analy- 
sis staff, Div. of Int. Exchange of Persons, Aug. 10, 
1948 ; married. — lEP. 

Breuer, Morris Martin. — b. Sept. 8, 1898 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class ten and assigned as super- 
visor of carpentering unit at Seoul Jan. 1, 1949. 

Brewer. William Dodd. — b. Middletown, Conn., Apr. 
4, 1922 ; Taft Sch. grad. ; Williams Coll., B.A. 1943 ; 
George Washington U. 1944 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law 
and Diplomacy, M.A. 1947 ; information research 
analyst. Office of War Information, 1943-44 ; with 
War Dept. 1944-45 ; instr. in pol. sci., Williams Coll., 
1946; instr. in govt., Bowdoin Coll., 1947; for. affairs 
analyst. Central Intelligence Agency, 1947 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. July 28, 1947 ; to the Dept. Sept. 2, 1947 ; 
3d sec. and v.c. at Beirut Nov. 13, 1947 ; to the Dept. 
Feb. 1, 1949 ; detailed to For. Ser. Inst, for training 
in Arabic Mar.-Sept. 1949 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Jidda 
Sept. 28, 1949 ; married. 

Brewster, Helen L. — b. Woonsocket, S. Dak. ; S. Dak. 

State Coll., B.S. 1938; instr. in high sch. 1938-41; 
with Dept. of Agri. 1941-42 ; research asst.. Office of 
Strategic Sers., 1942-45 ; transferred to the Dept. of 
State as elk., CAF-5, Oct. 1, 1945 ; research asst., P-1, 
Nov. 23, 1945 ; P-2 Oct. 6, 1946 ; information officer, 
P-3, Oct. 5, 1947; P-4 Aug. 22, 1948; GS-11 Oct. 
3, 1949. — ITP. 

Brewster, Herbert Daniel. — b. Saloniki, Greece, of 
Am. parents, Dec. 4, 1917 ; Athens Coll. grad. ; Phillips 
Acad. grad. ; Wesleyan U., B.A. 1939 ; instr., Robert 
Coll., Istanbul, 1939-40 ; translator at Athens Sept. 
5-Oct. 16, 1939 ; app. elk. in Am. leg. at Athens June 
5, 1940 ; at Ankara Sept. 13, 1941 ; at Istanbul Jan. 
1, 1943 ; v.c. at Istanbul Feb. 6, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Oct. 16, 1945 ; to the Dept. Nov. 30, 1945 ; 3d sec. 
and v.c. at Beirut July 24, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; class five May 15, 1947 ; 2d 
sec. and v.c. at Athens July 28, 1947 ; to the Dept. 
Mar. 9, 1949 ; on loan to ECA in Athens June 13, 1949 ; 
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Brewster, Robert Charles. — b. Beatrice, Nebr., May 
31, 1021 ; U. of Wash., A.B. 1943 ; Columbia U. 1946- 
48 ; U. of Mexico, summer 1946 ; George Washington 
D., summer 1947 ; reader, U. of Wash., 1943 ; U.S. 
Navy 1942-46, It. (jg), overseas ser. ; office work, 
Columbia U., 1947 ; app. for. aflPairs analyst, I'-2, in 
the Dept. of State Nov. 1, 1948; For. Ser. officer of 
class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Feb. 8, 1940 ; to the Dept. Feb. 21, 1949 ; 3d sec. and 
v.c. at Managua Mar. 15, 1949. 

Brewster, William Lyle. — b. El Paso, Tex., Mar. 23, 
1917 ; Brownsville Ilifrh Seh. grad. ; U. of Tex., B..I. 
1038 ; newspaper reporter 1930-40 ; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate at Matamoros Sept. 3, 1040 ; at Torreon Nov. 
18, 1040 ; v.c. at Torre6n Aug. 23. 1941 ; at La Paz, 
Mexico. Dec. 8, 1941 ; at Mexico City .Tan. 16, 1945 ; 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Sept. 5, 1046 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at 
Mexico City Oct. 7, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class six 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; class five and 2d sec. at Me.xico City In 
addition to duties as v.c. Apr. 14, 1948 ; v.c. at Guaya- 
quil Mar. 1.5, 1949 ; married. 

Bricker, Ralph Oliver. — b. Minneapolis, Minn., July 2, 
1906 ; U. of Minn., LL.B. 1927 ; U. of S. Calif., A.B. 
1931 ; Harvard U., grad. work 1941 ; mem. of bars of 
Ark., Mass., Va., and U.S. Supreme Court ; assoc. law 
librarian 1928-37 ; prof, of law. Southwestern U. 
(Los Angeles) and Los Angeles Coll. of Law, 1935-37 ; 
social-security adviser and regional rep., Social Se- 
curity Bd., 1937-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class three and assigned as asst. admin, officer at Seoul 
Jan. 26, 1949 ; class two Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. 

Bridges, Lena P. — b. Rocky Mount, N.C., June 8, 
1916 ; Wadleigh High Sch. ; Coll. of City of N.Y. 1939- 
41 ; elk. asst.. Nat. Youth Admin., 1936-38 ; clk.-typist, 
Emergency Relief Admin., 1938-42 ; asst. supervisor of 
mall and files, War Production Bd., 1942-44 ; elk., 
UNRRA 1944-47, U.N. 1947; app. For. Ser. Staff offi- 
cer of class fourteen and assigned as elk. at Monrovia 
Oct. 23, 1947 ; class thirteen Apr. 3, 1949 ; class twelve 
and records supervisor at Monrovia Apr. 17, 1949. 

Bridgett, W. Charles. — b. Wallingford, Conn., Jan. 7, 
1903 ; Wallingford High Sell. grad. ; employee of bank 
in Canada 1921-42 ; app. econ. analyst in the For. 
Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Guatemala Nov. 19, 
1942 ; special asst. at Guatemala Dec. 23, 1942 ; For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class eight Nov. 13, 1946 ; asst. 
att. at Lima Aug. 13, 1947 ; married. 

Brig^s, Ellis Ormsbee. — b. Watertown, Mass., Dec. 1, 
1899 ; Dartmouth Coll., A.B. 1921 ; instr. in geog. 
and Eng., Robert Coll., Constantinople, 1921-23 ; con- 
tributor to magazines 1923-25 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass. Sept. 11, 1025 : v.c. of career May 20, 1926 ; 
v.c. at Callao-I-ima May 25, 1926 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. May 17, 1028 ; 3d sec. at Lima May 28, 1028 ; class 
eight and cons. Dec. 19, 1920 ; to the Dept. Dec. 31, 
1920 ; class seven July 1, 1931 ; special mission to 
Liberia Feb. lO.SS, accompanying Maj. Gen. Winship ; 
League Council Comm. on Liberia, London, June 1933, 
and Geneva, Oct. 1033 ; 3d sec. at Habana Oct. 4, 
1933 ; 2d sec. at Habana Dec. 5, 1933 ; class six July 
1, 1934; class five Apr. 1, 1936; to the Dept. June 



14, 1937 ; asst. chief, DIv. of the Am. Republics, Oct. 
8, 1937 ; class four June 16, 1938 ; special mission to 
east coast of S. Amer. 1040 ; class three Aug. 1, 1940 ; 
cons, and 1st sec. at Santiago Aug. 31, 1940 ; 1st sec. at 
Habana May 21, 1941 ; couns. of emb. at Hal)ana Feb. 7, 
1942 ; class two July 16, 1943 ; chief, Div. of Caribbean 
and Central Am. Affairs, Jan. 15, 1944 ; A.E. and P. to 
Dominican Republic Mar. 21, 1944 ; econ. couns. at 
Chungking Feb. 15, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class one, 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser., and cons. gen. July 18, 1945 ; 
couns. of emb. at Chungking Aug. 1, 1045 ; to the Dept. 
Aug. 25, 1945 ; dlr.. Office of Am. Republic Affairs, Oct. 
22, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class one Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
class of career minister Nov. 25, 1046 : A.E. and P. 
to Uruguay July 3, 1947 ; U.S. del., 4th Regional Conf. 
of Am. States Mems. of ILO, Montevideo, 1949 ; 
A. E. and P. to Czechoslovakia Sept. 1, 1949 ; married. 

Brlggs, William T. — b. Washington, D.C., Apr. 7, 
1017; Western High Sch. grad.; Am. U., B.A. 1938; 
Nat. U. of Mexico, summer 1941 ; teacher In public 
schs. 1938-42 ; elk., War Dept., 1942 ; U.S. Army 1942- 
46, 1st It., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
v.c. of career, and sec. In the Diplo. Ser. June 21, 
1946 ; to the Dept. July 15, 1946 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at 
Quito July 29, 1946 : For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 
13, 1946 ; v.c. at Sao Paulo Apr. 12, 1949 ; class five 
Apr. 21, 1949 ; married. 

Bright, Lewis Malcolm. — b. Toledo, Ohio, Oct. 6, 
1913 ; Scott High Sch. grad. ; U. of City of Toledo, 
Ph.B. 1935 ; U. of Illinois, B.S. 1036 ; Columbia U., 
M.S. 1046 ; reference asst. in public library 1038-41 ; 
Jr. librarian. Fed. Trade Commn., 1941-46 ; reference 
asst.. Office of Civilian Defense, 1946-^7 ; app. librar- 
ian. P-3, in the Dept. of State Sept. 3. 1946 ; P-4 Nov. 
2, 1947 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— OLL 

Bright, Rosanna. — b. New York, N.Y., June 10, 1913; 
Evander Childs High Sch. grad. ; Hunter Coll., A.B. 
1937, grad. work 1037-38 ; Wilson Teachers Coll. 1043 ; 
Dept. of Agri. Grad. Sch. 1044-45 ; elk., Dept. of Justice 
1941, Treas. Dept. 1941-42 ; reader-analyst. Office of 
War Information, 1042 ; elk. 1042-44, admin, asst. 
1944-45, counselor 1945, War Dept. ; app. personnel 
technician, CAF-9. in the Dept. of State Apr. 9, 1046 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine, assigned to the 
Dept. Nov. 3, 1947 ; class seven Apr. 3, 1949. — FP. 

Bring, Raymond.— b. Kleinmuenster, Austria, Jan. 12, 
1888 ; naturalized 1941 ; U. of Vienna, LL.D. and Pol. 
Sci. 1911; U. of Miami Law Sch. 1935-36; mem. of 
Austrian bar ; examiner. Office of Censorship, 1943- 
45 : dist. atty.. Office of Mil. Censorship in Germany, 
1945-46 ; asst. and acting chief of section, OMGUS, 
1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class five and 
assigned as atty.. Admin, of Justice Div., Office of Gen. 
Counsel, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949. — 
HICOG. 

Brinkman, Robert J. — b. Arlington, Ohio, Aug. 31, 
1922 ; Arlington High Sch. grad. ; elk. for rubber co. 
1040-41, for oil co. 1941-46 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, 
overseas ser. ; app. elk., C.\F-4, in the Dept. of State 
Nov. 4, 1946 ; training instr. and adviser, CAF-7, Apr. 
12, 1949 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine and com- 
munications supervisor at Paris Apr. 18, 1949 ; married. 



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Brinton, Jasper Yeates. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Oct. 5, 
1878 ; U. of Pa., A.B. 1898 and LL.B. 1904 ; mem. of 
bar of Pa. ; atty. 1904-21 ; U.S. Army 1918-19, It. col., 
overseas ser. ; solicitor, U.S. Shipping Bd., 1920-21 ; 
justice, Court of Appeals, Mixed Courts of Egypt, 
1921-48 ; app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four 
and assigned as att. at Cairo Dec. 27, 1948 ; married. 

Briseno, Manuel L. — b. Los. Angeles, Calif., June 20, 
1922 ; U. of Calif., B.A. 1947 ; mgr. for telegraph co. 
1941-42 ; U.S. Army 1943-45, overseas ser. ; reserva- 
tion agt. for airline corp. 1947 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class ten and assigned to the Dept. Apr. 14, 
1948 ; v.c. at Berlin May 6, 1948.— HICOG. 

Bristol, Howard Hall, Jr. — b. Naugatuck, Conn., Mar. 
29, 1916 ; Naugatuck High Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., A.B. 
1938 ; rficole Libre des Sciences Politiques, Paris, 
1938-39 ; Hague Acad, of Int. Law 1939 ; U. of Va. 
1939—40 ; instr. in private sch. 1940-41 ; personnel 
asst. for private co. 1941^4 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary and assigned as v.c. at Port-au-Prince Mar. 2, 
1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class eleven Nov. 13, 
1946 ; v.c. at Lyon July 2, 1947 ; class ten and econ. 
asst. in addition to duties as v.c. at Lyon Jan. 22, 
1950 ; v.c. at Tel Aviv Feb. 10, 1950. 

Bro, Albin Carl. — b. Prentice, Wis., Sept. 4, 1893 ; 
Northland Coll., A.B. 1917, Litt.D., 1941 ; Butler U. 
1917-19 ; U. of Chicago, grad. work 1925-27 ; U. of 
Nanking 1925-26 ; educational missionary in China 
1919-25 ; instr., Northland Coll., 1927-29 ; field sec, 
religious education assn., 1929-31 ; field worker for 
pension fund 1931-32 ; sales work for U. of Chicago 
1932-39 ; pres., Frances Shimer Coll., 1939-49 ; app. 
For. Ser. Reserve officer of class three and assigned 
as att. at Seoul Nov. 25, 1949 ; married. 

Brock, Charles. — b. New York, N.Y., Oct. 31, 1891 ; 
naturalized 1945 ; high sch. grad. ; Heller's Acad, of 
Music, Berlin, grad. 1911 ; sch. of acting grad. 1913 ; 
dir., singer, and actor on stage and radio and in motion 
pictures, Germany, Austria, Latvia, Estonia, Finland, 
1913-34 ; actor with opera co. in New York 1935 ; 
dir., actor, singer, announcer, and writer with broad- 
casting COS. 1936-47 ; dir., actor, and stage mgr. of 
operettas 1940—42 ; recording in English and German 
for recording co. ; announcer in short-wave research 
1942; assoc. program dir. 1943, field rep. 1943-44, 
program dir. and producer 1944-45, Office of War In- 
formation ; transferred to Dept. of State as producer, 
CAF-11, Jan. 1, 1946 ; production supervisor, CAF-12, 
Oct. 31, 194S; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949; married. — IBD. 

Brockdorff, Mildred L. — b. Norfolk, Va. ; Business 
High Sch. (Washington, D.C.) grad. ; clk.-stenog., Dept. 
of Agri., 1933-34 ; sec. Fed. Home Loan Bank Bd., 
1934—11 ; sec and admin, asst. 1941-44, exec, officer 
1944—45, Office of Strategic Sers. ; transferred to the 
Dept. of State as admin, asst.. CAF-11, Oct. 1, 1945 ; 
admin, officer, July 1, 1947 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949. — BI. 

Brockman, Harry D. — b. Sioux City, Iowa, Dec. 11, 
1902 ; U. of Iowa, B.S. 1925, M.S. 1925 ; test engineer 
for electric co. 1926-28 ; lighting engineer for public 
utility CO. 1928-33 ; cml. photographer 1934-42 ; U.S. 
Army 1942-47, It. col., overseas ser. ; exec, officer, 



deputy chief of branch, 1947—48, chief of branch 1948- 
49, OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven 
and assigned as resident officer. Office of Land Commr. 
for Wurttemberg-Baden, at Stuttgart Oct. 16, 1949 ; 
married. — HICOG, 

Brodenov, Boris (also known as Braude, Maurice). — 
b. Minsk, Russia, June 12, 1895 ; naturalized 1945 ; 
high sch. grad. ; studied dramatics 1914 ; Tech. U., St. 
Petersburg, 1914-17 ; Russian Imperial Army ; Inst, of 
Technology, Brno, Czechoslovakia, machine engineer 
degree 1924 ; plant dir. in Brno 1924-31 ; engineering 
office head 1931-39 ; consulting engineer with auto- 
mobile CO. in Czechoslovakia 1932-39 ; literary and 
dramatic activities 1922-39 ; Officer d' Academic 1938; 
draftsman and designer with machine corp. 1940-47 ; 
actor with theater of Russian drama 1940 ; app. radio 
screen writer (Russian), CAF-11, in the Dept. of 
State Feb. 13, 1947 ; CAF-9 Aug. 10. 1947 ; CAF-11 
Dec. 12, 1948; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949; married. — IBD. 

Broderick, Maurice Joyce. — b. New York, N.Y., Jan. 
3, 1913 ; sch. in Ireland and England ; Georgetown 
Prep. Sch. grad. ; Georgetown U., LL.B. 1940 ; mem. 
of bar of D.C. ; shipping and stock elk. for importing 
CO. 1933-34 ; disbursing elk., Agri. Adjustment Admin., 
1934-36 ; auditor. Gen. Accounting Office, 1936^1 ; 
investigator, Dept. of Agri., 1941-42 ; for. business 
mgr., For. Econ. Admin., 1942—44 ; app. econ. analyst 
in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Ciudad 
Trujillo July 7, 1944 ; at Lima June 29, 1945 ; For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Oct. 16, 1945 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Lima Dec. 7, 
1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
class five and 2d sec. at Lima in addition to duties as 
v.c. Apr. 14, 1948 ; 2d sec. and asst. public affairs offi- 
cer at Montevideo Oct. 8, 1948 ; married. 

Brodie, Henry. — b. Ottawa, Canada, May 13, 1913 ; 
naturalized 1942 ; Ottawa Collegiate Inst. grad. ; 
N.Y.U., B.S. 1937, M.A. and Ph.D. 1942 ; tax re- 
searcher, N.Y. State Tax Commn., 1937-39 ; instr. in 
econ., N.Y.U., 1941-42; econ. analyst 1942-44, at- 
tached to Am. emb. at London 1943-44, Office of Stra- 
tegic Sers. ; U.S. Navy 1944—46, It. (Jg), overseas ser.; 
app. research analyst, P-5, in the Dept. of State Mar. 
18, 1946 ; chief of Philippine section, Div. of Research 
for Far East, P-6, Sept. 21, 1947; act. intelligence 
planning specialist Oct. 27, 1948 ; for. affairs officer, 
P-7, May 15, 1949 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; act chief of 
southern areas branch Feb. 21, 1950 ; married. — DRF. 

Broecker, Theodor William. — b. Pittsburgh, Pa., June 
2, 1905 ; U. of Pittsburgh, A.B. 1927, Litt. M. 1936 ; 
asst' psychologist. Western State Penitentiary, 1927- 
30 : field agt.. Pa. Dept. of Justice 1930-36, Criminal 
Court 1936-41 ; regional supervisor, Federal Security 
Agency, 1941-42 ; U.S. Navy 1942-46, It. comdr., over- 
seas ser. ; vocational adviser, Veterans Admin., 1946— 
47 ; app. intelligence officer, P-4, in the Dept. of State 
Feb. 17, 1947; act. asst. section chief, Div. of For. 
Activity Correlation, Oct. 8, 1947 ; asst. section chief, 
P-5, Sept. 5, 1948 ; regional specialist, Aug. 21, 1949 ; 
GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949.— GAL 

Brooke, Edgar D. — b. Roanoke, Va., July 22, 1906 ; 
U. of Va., B.A. 1928, grad. work 1928-29 ; dir of public 
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1943-46, It. comdr. ; for. correspondent for magazine 
1940^7 ; free lance writer 1947-48 ; app. news editor, 
CAF-12, in the Dept. of State Sept. 21, 1948 ; 
information specialist, CAF-13, Oct. 17, 1949; GS-13 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — PB. 

Brooks, Clarence C. — b. West Hoboken, N.J., Oct. 2, 
1894 ; U. of Fla. and Georgetown U. Sch. of For. Ser. ; 
asst. chief, Bu. of Information, Cuban Dept. of Agri. ; 
U.S. Army 1917-20, It. ; traveling sales mgr. in Central 
and S. Amer. ; entered Bu. of For. and Dom. Cora. 
Sept. 1921 ; app. asst. trade commr. at Buenos Aires 
July 1, 1922 ; at Santiago Dec. 1923 ; cml. att. at 
Montevideo Apr. 28, 1927 ; chief, Latin Am. Section, 
Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 1931-33 ; cml. att. at 
Bogota Nov. 24, 1933 ; For. Ser. officer of class four 
July 1, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 
16, 1939; cml. att. at Santiago Mar. 6, 1940; cons, 
at Buenos Aires Apr. 8, 1941 (canceled) ; 2d sec. at 
Santiago Aug. 7, 1941 ; 1st sec. at Santiago Nov. 14, 
1941 ; class three July 16, 1943 ; couns. of emb. for 
econ. affairs at Rio de Janeiro Apr. 18, 1945 ; class 
two Aug. 13, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class two Nov. 13. 
1946 ; class one Apr. 14, 1948 ; cons. gen. May 22, 
1948 ; couns. of emb. for econ. affairs at Paris Aug. 
24, 1949 ; married. 

Brooks, Jean. — b. Kinston, N.C., Dec. 29, 1924 ; busi- 
ness-sch. grad. ; U. of N.C., A.B. 1946 ; sec. for publish- 
ing firm 1947 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
fourteen and assigned to the Dept. Feb. 24, 1948 ; elk. 
at Warsaw Mar. 8, 1948 ; class thirteen Apr. 3, 1949 ; 
class eleven and v.c. at Warsaw Feb. 4, 1950. 

Brooks, John Crawford. — b. Belvedere, Calif., Sept. 
19, 1914 ; Santa Rosa High Sch. grad. ; Kenyon Coll., 
A.B. 1935 ; Am. U., grad. work 1935-36 ; George Wash- 
ington U., grad. work 1935-36 ; Georgetown U., grad. 
work 1945; elk., Dept. of Agri., 1935-37; Am. 
observer with social ser. org. in England Jan.— Sept. 
1937 ; private tutor Oct.-Dec. 1937 ; organizing sec. 
for Community Chest, May-Nov. 1938 ; reading room 
asst., Library of Cong., Jan.-May 1938, 1938-40 ; asst. 
statistical elk.. War Dept., 1940-41 ; sr. analyst and 
digest asst. 1941-42, jr. admin, asst. 1942, Exec. Office 
of President ; U.S. Navy, 1942—46, It., overseas ser. ; 
liaison officer, UNRRA, 1946-47 ; information officer, 
UNAC, Mar.-Aug. 1947 ; app. divisional asst., P-5, in 
the Dept. of State Sept. 2, 1947 , for. relief reports offi- 
cer, P-6. Dec. 28, 1947 ; regional specialist Sept. 19, 
1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— OIL 

Brooks, John Reynolds. — b. Chicago, 111., Feb. 22, 
1918 ; Princeton U., B.A. 1940 ; salesman, office equip- 
ment 1940-41, life insur. 1941-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, 
1st It., overseas ser. ; agt. for airlines co. 1946-47 ; 
section mgr. for dept. store 1947 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class thirteen and assigned to the Dept. Mar. 
22, 1948 ; courier at Frankfort on the Main Feb. 10, 
1949 ; class eleven and v.c. at Frankfort ou the Main 
Feb. 19, 1949 ; at Naples June 30, 1949 ; married. 

Brooks, Roene Geraldene. — b. Fort Dodge, Iowa, Oct. 
28, 1909 ; Fort Dodge High Sch. grad. ; Morningside 
Coll., B.A. 1933 ; elk. in bank 1933-35 ; interviewer, 
state employment ser., 1935-45 ; employment special- 
ist, U.S. Employment Ser., 1945-47 ; app. For. Ser. 



Staff officer of class eight and assigned to the Dept. 
July 13, 1947 ; personnel technician, CAF-11, in the 
Dept. of State Apr. 18, 1949; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949; 
personnel officer, GS-12, Nov. 13, 1949. — FP. 

Bross, John Adams — b. Chicago, 111., Jan. 17, 1911 ; 
Harvard U., A.B. 1933, LL.B. 1936 ; partner in private 
law firms 1936-42, 1940-49 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, col., 
overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class 
two and assigned as legal officer at Frankfort on the 
Main Nov. 28, 1949 ; deputy gen. counsel, Office of 
Gen. Counsel, Dec. 11, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Brossard, Georgre W. — app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class nine and assigned as admin, asst.. Mil. Security 
Bd. at Berlin Nov. 13, 1949 ; class eight Feb. 5, 1950. — 
HICOG. 

Brotherhood, Francis M. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Dec. 8, 
1904 ; Cornell U., A.B. 1927 ; elk. in bank 1927-31 ; 
field rep. for credit co. 1931-32 ; agt.-broker 1932-40, 
agt. 1946^8 for insur. co. ; U.S. Navy 1940^6, 
comdr. ; app. cryptanalyst, P^, in the Dept. of State 
Apr. 26, 1948; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949; GS-12 Dec. 25, 
1949 ; married. — CY. 

Brown, Aaron S. — b. Pontiac, Mich., Apr. 15, 1913 ; 
Cranbrook Sch. grad. ; Princeton U., A.B. 1935 ; George- 
town U. Sch. of For. Ser. 1935-36 ; newspaper reporter 
1936-37 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937 ; v.c. at Mexico 
City July 8, 1937 ; to the Dept. Oct. 22, 1938 ; For. 
Ser. Sch. Jau.-June 1939 ; v.c. at Warsaw June 30, 
1939 (canceled) ; class eight Oct. 20, 1942 ; 3d sec. at 
Dublin Jan. 5. 1943 ; class seven July 16, 1944 ; 2d 
sec. at Dublin Aug. 21, 1944 ; to the Dept. Jan. 10, 
1945 ; 2d sec. at Bogota May 25, 1945 ; class six Aug. 
13, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
2d sec. at Caracas Apr. 11, 1947 (canceled) ; to the 
Dept. Sept. 19, 1947 ; class three Apr. 14, 1948 ; cons. 
May 22, 1948 ; asst. to dir.. Exec. Secretariat, May 16, 
1949 ; married. — S/S. 

Brown, Ben Hill, Jr. — b. Spartanburg, S.C, Feb. 8, 

1914 ; Spartanburg High Sch. grad. ; Wofford Coll., A.B. 
1935 ; George Washington U., J.D. 1939 ; mem. of bar 
of S.C. ; atty. with law firm 1940-41 ; U. S. Army 1941- 
46, It. col., overseas ser. ; app. asst. to the legal ad- 
viser, P-7, in the Dept. of State Aug. 8, 1946 ; mem., 
U.S. Survey Mission to Germany, Mar.-Apr. 1948; 
deputy asst. sec. for congressional relations, P-8, May 
29, 1949; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949; married. — H. 

Brown, Benjamin H. — b. Chattanooga, Tenn., Apr. 26, 

1915 ; Columbia U., B.A. 1937, Ph.D. 1942 ; Cambridge 
U., England, M.A. 1939 ; lecturer, Columbia U., 1940- 
42 ; U.S. Navy 1942-46, It., overseas ser. ; adviser, 
exec, officer, Finance Div., OMGUS, Berlin, 1946-47; 
app. chief, Div. of Reporting and Documentation, P-7, 
U.S. Mission to U.N., Nov. 5, 1947, mem., U.S. del. to 2d 
part of 3d sess. UN-GA, New York, 1949 and succeed- 
ing sess. ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; act. deputy sec. gen. 
Feb. 13, 1950 ; married. — USUN. 

Brown, Dorothy Thornton. — b. St. Louis, Mo., Apr. 1, 
1896 ; Joplin High Sch. grad. ; U. of Kans., A.B. 1917 ; 
elk. War Dept., 1918-20 ; file elk. for steamship co. 
1920-22 ; sec. for pol. org. 1922-24 ; app. elk. in Am. 



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consulate gen. at Habana Sept. 18, 1924 ; at Halifax 
Aug. 19, 1929 ; at Warsaw Feb. 25, 1933 ; at Guatemala 
June 12, 1937 ; at Mexico City May 27, 1943 ; admin, 
asst. at Mexico City Feb. 10, 1946 ; at Ottawa June 
24, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten Nov. 13, 
1946 ; v.c. at Ottawa Nov. 29, 1946 ; to the Dept. July 
8, 1948 ; class nine Feb. 6, 1949. — CON. 

Brown, Edwin H. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Oct. 5, 1917 ; 
N.Y.U., cert. 1937, B.A. 1940 ; editor 1936-37 ; cor- 
respondent 1937, reporter 1937-40, night city editor 
1940, with daily newspapers ; night city editor, N.Y. 
World's Fair, 1940 ; radio news writer and editor 
1938 ; night editor for newsreel co. 1940 ; acting dir. 
of press relations, Nat. Council of Y.M.C.A., 1941 ; 
city editor, British Information Sers. in New York, 
1941—43 ; editor and writer. Office of War Information, 
1943-48 ; U. S. Army 1943-46 ; overseas ser. ; dir. of 
public information for broadcasting foundation 1948 ; 
deputy dir. of Am. Silent Guest Com. 1948 ; radio news 
writer and editor with press assn. 1948-49 ; app. radio 
news writer, CAF-11, in the Dept. of State Dec. 17, 
1948; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949; married.— IBD. 

Brown, Elizabeth Ann. — b. Portland, Oreg. ; business 
sch. ; Reed Coll., A.B. 1940 ; Columbia U., A.M. 1943 ; 
exec, asst.. War Labor Bd., 1943-45 ; app. asst. on org. 
affairs, P-3, in the Dept. of State Mar. 5, 1946 ; for. 
affairs analyst, P-4, Aug. 22, 1948; GS-11 Oct. 30, 
1949.— UNI. 

Brown, Emerson Innis. — b. Newcastle, Pa., July 28, 
1901 ; East High Sch. (Columbus, Ohio) grad. ; Ohio 
State U., B.E.M. 1926 ; underground surveyor for coal 
CO. 1918-19 ; with copper co. 1922-23 ; jr. engineer to 
mine supt. 1923-35 ; asst. field mgr. for mining cos. in 
Colombia 1935-42 ; engineer. War Production Bd., 
1942-44 ; app. minerals att. at Rio de Janeiro May 18, 
1944 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class three Nov. 13, 
1946 ; married. 

Brown, Emerson Milton, — b. Reed City, Mich., Mar. 
31, 1920 ; Olivet Coll., A.B. 1941 ; Am. U. 1943 ; George- 
town U. 1948-49 ; instr. in public schs. 1941-42 ; jr. 
econ. examiner. Civil Ser. Commn., 1942-43 ; clk.- 
stenog.. For. Econ. Admin., 1943-44 ; admin, asst., 
admin, officer, repatriation officer, UNRRA, 1944-47 ; 
self-employed 1947-48 ; app. biographic analyst, P-2, 
in the Dept. of State July 25, 1949 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class seven assigned to the Dept. Dec. 5, 1949 ; 
resident officer at Frankfort on the Main Feb. 23, 1950 ; 
married. — HICOG. 

Brown, Eugene Vincent. — b. Dayton, Ohio, Sept. 3, 
1912; East (Columbus) High Sch.; Ohio State U. 
1931-33, 1935-37 ; public relations dir., Y.M.C.A., 
1937^1 ; traveling photographer-correspondent for 
United Ser. Orgs. 1941 ; U.S. Navy 1941-48, comdr., 
overseas ser. ; app. chief of photographic branch. Int. 
Press and Publications Div., Dept. of State, CAF-14, 
Aug. 3, 1948; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949; married. — INP. 

Brown, Hampton E. — b. May 17, 1918 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class nine and assigned as personnel 
technician, Personnel Div., Office of Admin., at Frank- 
fort on the Main, Jan. 4, 1950 ; married. — HICOG. 



Brown, Harvey "W. — b. Washington Township, Pa., 
Oct. 28, 1883 ; rep., v. pres., and pres. of int. labor 
org. 1911-49 ; app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class 
one and assigned as dir. of labor affairs. Office of 
Labor Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 
1949; married. — HICOG. 

Brown, James Elwyn, Jr. — b. Sewickley, Pa., Apr. 6, 
1902 ; St. Paul's Sch. ; Yale U., B.A. 1925 ; I'ficole Libre 
des Sciences Politiques 1925-27 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass. and v.c. of career May 17, 1928 ; For. Ser. 
Sch. May 24, 1928 ; v.c. at Mexico City Oct. 10, 1928 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 15, 1931 ; 3d sec. at Santo 
Domingo Oct. 29, 1931 ; class eight July 1, 1934 
cons. Jan. 22, 1935 ; 3d sec. at Habana (temp.) Aug. 8 
1935 ; at Stockholm Aug. 20, 1935 ; at London Nov 
25, 1936 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1937 ; 2d sec. at London 
May 6, 1937 ; class six Nov. 16, 1939 ; cons, at London 
in addition to duties as 2d sec. Dec. 9, 1941 (can- 
celed) ; 2d sec. and cons, at Buenos Aires Jan. 10, 1942 ; 
to the Dept. Feb. 18, 1943 ; class five July 16. 1943 ; 
asst. to the sec. of state Jan. 15, 1944-Feb. 12, 1945 ; 
class four May 16, 1945 ; asst. chief, Div. of River 
Plate Affairs, May 16, 1946 ; 1st sec. and cons, at 
Montevideo July 17, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
three Nov. 13, 1946 ; 1st sec. and cons, at Sofia Aug. 

I, 1949 ; couns. of leg. at Sofia Sept. 26, 1949 ; married. 

Brown, John Cudd. — b. Gaffney, S.C, May 5, 1923 ; 
Georgetown U., B.S. (For. Ser.) 1948; elk. in clothing 
store 1940-42 ; elk. and dept. head, Army Post Ex- 
change, 1942-43; U.S. Army 1943-45; elk., Dept. of 
State 1945-46, Veterans' Admin. 1946 ; booker in mov- 
ing picture industry 1947 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class eleven and assigned to the Dept. Nov. 24, 1947 ; 
v.c. at Mombasa Dec. 15, 1947 ; class nine May 15, 
1949 ; to the Dept. Aug. 26, 1949 ; married. 

Brown, John Lackey. — b. Apr. 29, 1914 ; app. For. 
Ser. Reserve officer of class three and assigned as att. 
at Paris Nov. 12, 1949 ; married. 

Brown, Lewis Dean. — b. New York, N.Y., Aug. 21, 
1920 ; Garden City High Sch. grad. ; Wesleyan U., 
1938-41 ; Columbia U., 1941-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, 
2d It., overseas ser. ; installer for telephone co. 1946 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. June 14, 1946 ; to the Dept. June 30, 
1946 ; v.c. at L6opoldville July 19, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; v.c. at St. John Feb. 

II, 1948; class five Apr. 21, 1949; 2d sec. and v.c. 
at Ottawa July 20, 1949 ; married. 

Brown, Marcus Gordon. — b. Miami, Fla., Mar. 14, 
1908; Wash. Missionary Coll., A.B. 1927; Emory U., 
M.A. 1936 ; business sch. ; Columbia U. grad. sch. ; U. 
of Dijon, Docteur de I'Universit^ 1939 ; U. of Madrid, 
Ph.D. 1940 ; language teacher in high schs. 1927-36 ; 
instr. of French and English, U. of Fla., 1936-40 ; 
asst., assoc, and prof, of modern languages, Ga. Inst, 
of Tech., 1940-50 ; specialist, Office of Education, 
1944-46 ; prof, (summer), U. of Habana 1942, Duke U. 
1941-44, U. of Ga. 1947, Mont. State U. 1948 ; app. 
For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four and assigned as 
att. at Bogota Jan. 21, 1950 ; married. 

Brown, Ralph A. — b. Aug. 11, 1920 ; app. For. Ser. 
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and editorial specialist. Office of Public Affairs, at Bad- 
Nauheim, Oct. 16, 1949.— HICOG. 

Brown, Richard R. — b. Littleton, Colo., Jan. G, 1902; 
U. of Denver, B.A. 1926, M.A. 1927; Coll. of S. Jersey, 
LL.D. 1938 ; teacher and asst. principal in public 
schs. 1919-36 : state youtli dir. and deputy exec, dir., 
Nat. Youtli Admin., 1936-38; assoc. dir., Amer. Youth 
Conimn., Am. Council on Education, 1938-39 ; asst. 
chief and chief of cml. corp. 1939-42 ; exec, dir., Nat. 
War Labor Bd., 1942-43; dir., central admin, sers., 
OfTiee for Emergency Management, 1943-44 ; deputy 
chief of bu. of areas, personal rep. of dir. gen., chief 
exec, officer, and deputy Dir. Gen., UNRRA, 1944-48 ; 
app. exec. dir. of econ. affairs, CAF-15, in the Dept. 
of State July 28, 1949; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949; mar- 
ried. — E. 

Brown, Robert Alan. — b. Chicago, 111., Apr. 30, 1923 ; 
U. of Chicago. A.B. 1946; Georgetown U., B.S. (For. 
Ser.) 1948, grad. work 1948-49; U.S. Array 1943-46, 
overseas ser. ; editor for law reporting co. 1946 ; pro- 
fessorial asst., Georgetown U., 1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. 
StafT officer of class eleven and assigned to the Dept. 
Dec. 7, 1949 ; v.c. at Berlin Jan. 20, 1950 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Brown, Robert L. — b. Clarksville, Tenn., Oct. 14, 
1912 ; Southwestern at Memphis, B.A. 1935 ; elk. in 
bank 1936-37, in snuff co. 1937-41 ; v.c. in the For. 
Ser. at El Salvador 1942 ; v.c. at Buenos Aires Sept. 
7, 1943 ; field rep. for beverage co. 1946-47 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class six and assigned to the Dept. 
Jan. 19, 1948 ; v.c. at Mexico Aug. 10, 1948. 

Brown, Robert Lindale. — b. Evanston, 111., Nov. 21, 
1917; Lingnan U. (Canton, China) 1937-38; Columbia 
D., B.A. 1941 ; Columbia U. 1942, 1947-48 ; U. of Colo. 
1942-44, 1946-47 ; U.S.M.C. 1942-46, 1st It., overseas 
ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten and as- 
signed to the Dept. Feb. 21, 1949 ; v.c. at Bangkok 
Apr. 2, 1949 ; married. 

Brown, Robert Lyle. — b. Dayton, Ohio, July 21, 1920 
Camden High Sch. grad. ; Syracuse U., A.B. 1943 
U.S. Navy May-Nov. 1943 ; inspector for radio corp 
1939—40 ; elk. for ship construction corp. 1941^2 
salesman for real-estate co. 1943-44 ; app. in the For 
Ser. Auxiliary and assigned v.c. at Noumea Nov. 25, 
1944 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 
1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; v.c. at Casablanca 
May 14, 1948 ; class nine May 16, 1948 ; class eight 
Mar. 20, 1949 ; class seven Feb. 5, 1950 ; married. 

Brown, Robert Young. — b. Dothan, Ala., May 20, 
1905 ; Dothan High Sch. ; Ala. Polytech. Inst., B.S. 
1926; O.R.C. 1926-31, 2d It.; instr. in hist., Ala. 
Polytech Inst., 1925-26 ; elk. and mgr. of touring bu. 
1927-28 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of 
career May 17, 1928 ; For. Ser. Sch. May 21, 1928 ; 
v.c. at Baghdad Nov. 5, 1928 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Feb. 4, 1931 ; 3d sec. at Baghdad in addition to duties 
as v.c. May 18, 1931 ; v.c. at Cairo May 24, 1932 ; 
class eight July 1. 1934 ; cons. Jan. 22, 1935 ; cons, at 
Cairo Jan. 24, 1935 ; cons, and 3d sec. at Bogota July 
17, 1935 ; 3d sec. at Panamil July 23, 1936 ; cons, and 3d 
sec. at San Jos6 Dec. 20, 1937 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1939 ; 



2d sec. at San Jos6 In addition to duties as cons. June 
20, 1939 ; cons, and 2d sec. at Montevideo Feb. 20, 1941 ; 
class six June 1, 1942; class five May 16, 1945; class 
four May 19, 1946 ; 1st sec. at Montevideo in addition 
to duties as cons. July 11, 1946; at Manila Aug. 22, 
1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
1st sec. and cons, at Athens Feb. 23, 1949 ; married. 

Brown, Stephen Colby. — b. Washington, D.C., Dec. 7, 
1910; Herndon (Va.) High Sch. grad.; Georgetown U., 
B.S. (For. Ser.) 1935; elk.. Govt. Printing Office, 
1929-32 ; fingerprint classifier, Dept. of Justice, 1932- 
36 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1936 ; v.c. at Rotterdam 
Nov. 23, 1936; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 19, 1938; v.c. at 
Shanghai June 29, 1938; at YQnnanfu (Kunming) 
Dec. 17, 1938 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at London Dec. 22, 
1941 ; class eight June 1, 1942 ; class seven July 16, 

1944 ; 2d sec. at London in addition to duties as 
v.c. Aug. 21, 1944; at Chungking June 8, 1945 (can- 
celed) ; class six Aug. 13, 1945; For. Ser. officer at 
Shanghai Sept. 10, 1945 ; also v.c. at Shanghai Oct. 4, 

1945 ; v.c. at Hong Kong Oct. 10, 1945 ; cons. Oct. 27, 
1945 ; cons, at Shanghai Nov. 15, 1945 ; at Hankow, 
temp., Apr. 4, 1946 : For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 
13, 1946 ; at Shanghai Apr. 1, 1948 ; to the Dept. May 
3, 1948 ; class three Apr. 21, 1949 ; married. — CA. 

Brown, Thomas Kite, 3d. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Nov. 
10. 1916 ; Haverford Coll., B.A. 1937 ; U. of Munich 
1935-39 ; N.Y.U., Ph.D. 1940 ; teacher 1940-42 ; radio 
announcer, Office of War Information, 1942-45 ; court 
interpreter, Int. Mil. Tribunal at Niirnberg, 1945-48 ; 
radio information specialist, OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned as 
radio information specialist. Office of Public Affairs, 
at Bad-Nauheim Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Brown, Willard Olander. — b. Stamford, Tex., Aug. 12, 
1911 ; Abilene High Sch. grad. ; McMurray Coll., B.S. 
1931 ; U. of Tex., grad. work 1931-32 ; La. State U., 
A.M. 1933 ; Iowa State Coll., grad. work 1934-35 ; Dept. 
of Agri. Grad. Sch. 1940-42 ; teaching fellow. La. State 
U., 1932-34 ; liaison work in farm management for 
Iowa State Coll. of Agri. and Mech. Arts and Dept. 
of Agri. 1934-35 ; asst. prof, of agri. econ., N. Dak. 
Agri. Coll., 1935^0 ; assoc. agri. economist, Dept. of 
Agri., 1940-42 ; app. agri. economist in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary and assigned at London June 2, 1942 ; staff 
of U.S. pol. adviser on German affairs, Supreme Head- 
quarters, A.E.F., June 22, 1945 ; asst. agri. att. at 
Manila Oct. 2, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
seven Nov. 13, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class four, 
cons, of career, and see. in the Diplo. Ser. May 15, 
1947; att. at Manila June 4, 1947 (canceled); at 
Shanghai July 11, 1947 ; cons, at Tientsin Sept. 26, 
1947 ; att. at Djakarta Feb. 15, 1950. 

Brown, William Harris. — b. South Plainfield, N.J., 
Dec. 25, 1890 ; business-sch. grad. ; stenog. and sec. 
1909-17 ; U.S. Army 1918-21 ; app. elk. in Am. con- 
sulate at Port-au-Prince Aug. 19, 1921 ; v.c. at Port- 
au-Prince Dec. 27, 1921 ; at Halifax Apr. 17, 1923 ; 
resigned Sept. 10, 1923 ; app. v.c. at Halifax Dec. 
28, 1923 ; at Sherbrooke Aug. 30, 1930 ; at St. Stephen 
Jan. 8, 1932 ; at Moncton, temp., July 18, 1935 ; at 



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St. Stephen Aug. 22, 1935 ; at Niagara Falls July 31, 
1937 ; For. Ser. Staff ofQcer of class nine Nov. 13, 
1946 ; married. 

Brown, William Oscar. — b. Cistern, Tex., Oct. 18, 
1899 ; Flatonia High Sch. grad. ; U. of Tex., B.A. 1921 ; 
Southern Methodist U., M.A. 1924 ; U. of Chicago, 
Ph.D. 1930 ; instr. and asst. prof., U. of Cincinnati, 
1924-35 ; research analyst. Works Progress Admin., 
1935-37 ; asst. prof., Howard U., 1937-45 ; fellow, 
Julius Rosenwald Fund, 1941-43 ; chief of Africa sec- 
tion. Office of Strategic Sers., 1943-45 ; app. chief of 
African and colonial affairs section, Div. of Int. Labor, 
Social, and Health Affairs, Dept. of State, at $5,180 
(P-5) Aug. 6, 1945; chief of African pol. section, 
Div. of Research for Near East and Africa, P-6, Nov. 
2, 1947; act. chief of African branch Apr. 19, 1948; 
chief of African branch, P-7, May 16, 1949; GS-14 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — DRN. 

Brown, Winthrop Gilman. — b. Seal Harbor, Maine, 
July 12, 1907 ; St. Paul's Sch. grad. ; Yale U., B.A. 
1929, LL.B. 1932 ; mem. of bar of N.Y. ; law elk. 1932- 
38, mem. 1938-41 of legal firm ; atty., Lend-Lease Ad- 
min., June-Nov. 1941 ; exec. ofiBcer, Harriman Mission 
and Mission for Econ. Affairs, London, 1941—45 ; app. 
chief, Div. of Cml. Policy, Dept. of State, at $8,750 
(P-8) July 26, 1945 ; chm.. Trade Agreements Coiiim., 
1945- ; mem., Comm. for Reciprocity Information, 
1945; U.S. del., 2d meeting of the United Nations 
Preparatory Comm., Int. Conf. on Trade and Employ- 
ment, Geneva, 1947 ; dir., Office of Int. Trade Policy, 
June 13, 1948 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949.— ITP. 

Browne, Albert S. — b. Sept. 26, 1895 ; app. elk. in Am. 
emb. at Brussels Dec. 22, 1919; detailed to Geneva 
(for duty with Am. del. to Disarmament Conf.) Jan. 25, 
1933; elk. at Rio de Janeiro Oct. 26, 1933; admin, 
officer at Rio de Janeiro Feb. 10, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class eight Nov. 13, 1946 ; special dis- 
bursing agt. at Rio de Janeiro Nov. 13, 1946; cons. 
Dec. 23, 1946 ; cons, at Rio de Janeiro Jan. 31, 1947 ; 
at Shanghai Feb. 7, 1949; class six Feb. 20, 1949; 
cons, at Manila Aug. 26, 1949 ; married. 

Browne, Mallory. — b. Memphis, Tenn., Jan. 27, 1906 ; 
Princeton U., A.B. 1929; Sorbonne and Sch. of Pol. 
Sci., Paris, 1927-28 ; correspondent for newspapers 
1929-48 ; app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class one and 
assigned as public affairs officer at London July 22, 
1948; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 18, 1948; couns. of 
emb. at London Aug. 24, 1948 ; married. 

Browne, Sidney Hand. — b. Baltimore, Md., Aug. 31, 
1901 ; Kent Sch. ; Harvard U., A.B. 1923 ; Columbia U., 
grad. work 1925-26 ; elk., steamship co., 1923-24 ; 
salesman 1924-25 ; elk.. Library of Cong., 1927 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career July 5, 
1927 ; For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 29, 1927 ; v.c. at Antofagasta 
Mar. 8, 1928; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 15, 1930; 
v.c. at Rotterdam Aug. 16, 1930 ; at Batavia Sept. 20, 
1933 ; class eight July 1, 1934 ; cons. Jan. 22, 1935 ; 
cons, at Batavia Jan. 24, 1935 ; at Medan July 20, 
1935 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1937 ; cons, at Buenos Aires 
June 4, 1938 ; class six Apr. 1, 1939 ; cons, at Genoa 
Dec. 27, 1940 (canceled) ; at Saigon May 0-Dec. 7, 
1941 ; at Accra Sept. 14, 1942 ; class Ave Oct. 20, 1942 ; 



2d sec. and cons, at London Nov. 13, 1943 ; 2d sec. near 
the Govt, of the Netherlands established in England 
Oct. 9, 1944 ; 1st sec. near the Govt, of the Nether- 
lands established in England June 21, 1945 ; class four 
May 16, 1945 ; to the Dept. Aug. 28, 1945 ; cons, at 
Batavia Jan. 7, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class three 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer, staff of U.S. pol. adviser 
to Supreme Comdr., Allied Forces, Tokyo, Dec. 8, 1946 ; 
to the Dept. July 9, 1947; class two Apr. 14, 1948; 
married. — FP. 

Bruce, David K. E. — b. Baltimore, Md., Feb. 12, 1898 ; 
Gilman Sch. ; Princeton U. 1915-19 ; U. of Va. Law 
Sch. 1919-20 ; U. of Md. Law Sch. 1920-21 ; U.S. Army 
1917-19, 2d It., 1942-45, col., overseas ser.; private 
law practice 1921-26 ; app. For. Ser. officer un- 
class. Sept. 11, 1925 ; v.c. of career May 20, 1926 ; v.c. 
at Rome May 25, 1926 ; resigned Nov. 1, 1927 ; banking 
and private business 19U8-40 ; with Am. Red Cross 
1940-41 ; with Office of Strategic Sers. 1941-45 ; asst. 
sec. of com. 1947-48; chief, mission to France, Econ. 
Cooperation Admin., 1948-49 ; app. A.B. and P. to 
France May 9, 1949 ; married. 

Bruce, James. — b. Baltimore, Md., Dec. 23, 1892 ; Gil- 
man Sch. grad. ; Princeton U., Litt.B., 1914 ; U.S. Army 
1917-18, maj., overseas ser.; v. pres. of dairy products 
CO. 1935-47 ; app. A.E. and P. to Argentina July 21, 
1947-Sept. 16, 1949 ; dir.. Mutual Defense Assistance 
Program, Dept. of State, Oct. 14, 1949 ; married. — 
S/MDA. 

Bruce, Robert R. — b. Aug. 11, 1912 ; app. For. Ser, 
Staff officer of class fourteen and assigned to the 
Dept. Nov. 9, 1948; elk. at Jidda Jan. 13, 1949; class 
thirteen Apr. 3, 1949 ; class twelve Sept. 4, 1949 ; 
elk. at Dacca Jan. 30, 1950 ; class eleven and v.c. at 
Dacca Feb. 4, 1950. 

Bruins, John Herman. — b. Coopersville, Mich., May 5, 
1896; Hamilton Coll., A.B. 1918; U.S. Army 1918- 

19, 2d It.; financial and credit investigator 1019-23; 
Inst, of Politics, 1924; app. cons. asst. Aug. 28, 1923; 
detailed to the Dept. Sept. 5, 1923; For. Ser. officer 
unclass. July 1, 1924; v.c. at Riga Sept. 17, 1924; at 
Singapore May 27, 1926 ; class eight, cons., and cons, 
at Singapore May 23, 1929 ; at Southampton Aug. 26, 
1929; class seven Feb. 4, 1931 ; cons, at Hamburg Oct. 

20, 1931 ; at Danzig, temp., Feb. 10, 1934; at Hamburg 
Nov. 8, 1934 ; at Prague Dec. 1, 1934 ; class sis Oct. 1, 
1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; class five 
Jan. 3, 1938 ; cons, at Hong Kong and Macau Jan. 7, 
1939-Dec. 24, 1941 ; to the Dept. June 3, 1942; class 
four July 16, 1943 ; 1st sec. near the Govt, of Czecho- 
slovakia established in England Feb. 7, 1944 ; cons, 
at I'raha in addition to duties as 1st sec. Feb. 22, 
1945 ; class three IMay 16, 1045 ; couns. of emb. at 
Praha Apr. 9, 1946 ; B'or. Ser. officer of class three 
Nov. 13, 1946; class two May 15, 1947; to the Dept. 
July 1, 1948 ; detailed to Nat. War Coll. Aug. 30, 1948 ; 
couns. of emb. at London May 10, 1949 ; 1st sec. and 
cons, at London July 5, 1949 ; couns. of emb. at 
London Nov. 2, 1949 ; married. 

Brunauer, Esther Caukin (Mrs.) — b. Jackson, Calif. ; 
Girls' High Sch. (San Francisco) grad.; Mills Coll., 
A.B. 1924 ; Stanford U., M.A. 1925, Ph.D. 1927 ; 



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Geneva Sch. of Int. Studies, summers 1027 and 1928 ; 
U. of Berlin 1933 ; assoc. in int. education, Am. Assn. 
of Univ. Women ; app. divisional asst. at $4, GOO (P-5) 
in the Dept. of State Mar. 8, 1944 ; asst. on int. org. 
July 1, 1944 ; specialist on int. org. affairs, P-6, Nov. 

7, 1945 ; U.S. rep. to Preparatory Commu. of UNESCO, 
at $7,700 Feb. 19, 1!)46 ; at ?S,778 July 1, 1946 ; policy 
liaison officer, UNESCO Kelntlons Staff, P-7, July 1, 
1947 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949.— UNESCO. 

Bruner, Glen Willard. — b. Red Cloud, Nebr., Aug. 22, 
1897 ; Colo. Agri. Coll.. B.S. 1917 ; U. of Grenoble 
1919 ; Northwestern U.. M.A. 1927 ; U.S. Army 1917- 

19, overseas ser. ; teacher in liigh sch. 1919-20 ; edu- 
cational work in Japan 1920-31 ; app. elk. in Am. con- 
sulate at Nagasaki Aug. 1, 1931 ; v.c. at Nagasaki Oct. 
30, 1931 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937 ; v.c. at 
Nagasaki July 7, 1937 ; at Nagoya, temp., July 17, 
1937 ; language officer at Tokyo Oct. 25, 1937 ; v.c. at 
Kobe Oct. 5. 1030; at Nagoya. temp.. Apr. 30, 1940; 
at Kobe Nov. 2, 1040 ; at Tailioku. Mar. 8-Dec. 7, 1941 ; 
class eight May 1, 1941; to the Dept. June 3, 1942; 
detailed to the War Dept. Sept. 22, 1942 ; furlough for 
mil. ser. Nov. 10. 1942-Jan. 2, 104G ; class seven July 
16, 1943 ; class six May IG, 1045 ; For. Ser. officer, 
staff of U.S. pol. adviser to Supreme Comdr.. Allied 
Forces, Tokyo, Feb. 8, 1946 : For. Sor. officer of class 
four Nov. 13, 1946; cons. Feb. 13, 1948; 2d sec. and 
cons, at Tokyo Feb. 24, 1948 ; married. 

Bruns. "William Henry — b. Washington. D.C., Feb. 19, 
1916; De La Salle Acad. grad. ; Georgetown U., B.S. 
1938 ; passenger agt. for airlines co. 1940-41 ; app. 
v.c. at Pauanift Oct. 16, 1941 ; at Lagos Feb. 20, 1943; 
at Accra, temp., Aug. 24, 1943 ; at Lagos Nov. 10, 
1943 ; at Accra, temp., Mar. 3, 1944 ; at Lagos July 

8. 1944 ; U.S. Army 1944-47, capt., overseas ser. ; 
For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. June 19, 1947 ; v.c. at Seoul Aug. 19, 
1947; to the Dept. Mar. 1, 1948; detailed to Yale U. 
for Japanese language and area study June 1948, 
Harvard U. Sept. 1949; For. Ser. officer at Tokyo 
June 16, 1949 ; married. 

Brunton, Lionel John — app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class two and assigned as physical sci. administrator. 
Mil. Security Bd., at Wiesbaden, Oct. 16, 1949. — 
HICOG. 

Bruun, Reginald Robert. — b. New Diggings, Wis., Dec. 

20, 1925 ; high sch. ; machinists helper 1942-43 ; cook 
1943-44 ; U.S. Army 1944-46. overseas ser. ; mech. 
supervisor. Dept. of Army, 1946-48 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class eight and supervisor of motor 
repair unit at Seoul Jan 1, 1949 ; married. 

Bryan, Belton O'Neal. — b. Georgetown, S.C, Sept. 8, 
1910; Duncan High Sch. grad.; Duke U.. A.B. 1934; 
George Washington U.. LL.B. 1938 ; mem. of bar of 
D.C. ; auditor 1935-38. contract and claims examiner 
1938-41. Gen. Accounting Office ; U.S. Army 1941-46, 
It. col. ; app. chief of contract and claims branch, 
Legal Div., Office of For. Liquidation, Dept. of State,, 
P-7, Feb. 26. 1946 ; exec, asst.. Office of the Legal Ad- 
viser, Aug. 16, 1946; asst. legal adviser Oct. 15, 
1947 ; asst. legal adviser for admin, and the For. Ser,, 



P-8, May 2, 1948 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 ; special asst.. 
Office of Deputy Under Sec. for Admin., Jan. 8, 1950 ; 
married. — A. 

Bryan, Frank M. — b. Montpelier, Vt., Apr. 30, 1908 ; 
Yale U., A.B. 1931; U. of Vt. grad. work 1938-39; 
accountant and auditor, with insur. cos. 1931-38; 
principal in schs. 1939-43 ; budget dir., Am. Red Cross, 
North Africa, Italy, and Germany. 1943-48 ; budget 
administrator. Biiiartite Control Office. 1948-49 ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class four and assigned as 
budget and fiscal officer. Budget and Finance Div., 
Office of Admin., at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 
1949. — HICOG. 

Bryan, Jack Yeaman. — b. Peoria, 111., Sept. 24, 1907 ; 
U. of Chicago, B.A. 1032 ; U. of Ariz., M.A. 1933 ; Duke 
U. 1933-35 ; U. of Iowa, Ph.D. 1940 ; instr. 1036-42, 
asst. prof, of Eng., 1936-42, prof, of journalism 1947- 
48, U. of Md. ; merchant marine 1941 ; asst. chief of 
section and public relations adviser. Office of Civilian 
Defen.se, 1042-43 ; dir. of public relations and pub- 
licity. Welfare Federation of Cleveland, 1943-45 ; 
public information officer. UNRRA, 1945-46; app. For, 
Ser. Reserve officer of class four and assigned as att. 
at Manila Dec. 17, 1948 ; married. 

Bryant, Douglas Wallace. — b. Visalia, Calif.. June 20, 
1913 ; Stanford U., A.B. 1935 ; U. of Mich., A.M. 
1938; Deutsche Akademie, Munich. 1932; U. of Mu- 
nich 1932-33 ; asst. curator of printed books, U. of 
Mich, library. 1936-38 ; sr. reference asst. and asst. 
chief of collection, Detroit Public Library, 1938-42 ; 
U.S. Navy 1942-46, It. comdr., overseas ser. ; asst. 
librarian and lecturer in librarianship. U. of Calif., 
1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four 
and assigned as att. at London Nov. 17, 1949. 

Bryant, Robert James. — b. Buffalo. N.Y., Jan. 26, 

1918 ; Dartmouth Coll., A.B. 1939 ; Sch. of Advanced 
Int. Studies, M.A. 1947 ; elk. with milling co. 1939-40; 
U.S. Navy 1940-46. It. comdr., overseas ser. ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class nine and assigned to the Dept. 
June 25, 1947 ; v.c. at Habana Sept. 16, 1947 ; at 
Panama Oct. 21, 1949 ; class seven Dec. 21, 1949 ; 
married. 

Bryning, Lora C. — b. Olympia, Wash., Sept. 26. 1916 ; 
high-sch. grad. ; business sch. ; Coll. of Puget Sound, 
A.B. 1937 ; Prince Sch., grad. work 1037-38 ; Mills 
Coll., summer 1042; fellowship in Mexico, fall 1942; 
sec. and elk.. Wash. State License Dept., 1938-42 ; app. 
elk. in Am. emb. at Mexico City Feb. 10, 1944 ; For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Dec. 22, 1945 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Mexico 
City Dec. 20, 1045 ; at La Paz June 17. 1046 (can- 
celed) ; v.c. at Antwerp Aug. 22, 1046; For. Ser. offi- 
cer of class six Nov. 13. 1946 ; class Ave Apr. 14, 1948 ; 
2d sec. and v.c. at Tokyo Sept. 19, 1949. 

Buchanan, Daniel Crump. — b. Kobe, Japan, of Am. 
parents June 13, 1892 ; Fredericksburg Coll., A.B. 
1912 ; Washington and Lee U., M.A. 1914 ; Presby- 
terian Theological Sem. (Chicago), B.D. 1921; Sch. 
of Jap. Language and Culture, Tokyo, grad. 1922 ; 
Hartford Sem. Foundation, I'h.D. 1934 ; U.S. Army 
1918 ; educational and evangelistic missionary work. 



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Japan 1921-41, United States 1941-42; editor, Office 
of War Information, 1942-43 ; deslf officer. Office of 
Strategic Sers., 1943-45 ; language officer, War Dept., 
1945-46 ; app. specialist in Jap. affairs, P-6, in the 
Dept. of State May 27, 1946 ; regional specialist July 
28, 1946 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — FE/P. 

Buchanan, Mary Routh. — b. Dalton, Ga., Nov. 8, 1907 ; 
Shorter Coll., B.A. 1928 ; Columbia U., M.A. 1934 ; 
George Peabody Coll. for Teachers, B.S. 1940 ; teacher 
in high sch. 1928-39 ; librarian in high sch. 1940-42, 
in city library 1942-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class eight and assigned as librarian at Tehran Mar. 
14, 1949 ; asst. att. at Tehran Feb. 23, 1950. 

Buckingham, Bryant. — b. Chicago, 111., May 27, 1911 
Harvard U., B.S. 1933 ; Northwestern U., J.D. 1936 
mem. of bar of 111. ; atty. 1936-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46 
with OMGUS in Germany 1946-48; app. For. Ser. 
officer of class four, cons, of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Feb. 12, 1948; cons, at Berlin Apr. 6, 
1948.— HICOG. 

Buckingham, Everett Mason. — b. Amarillo, Tex., July 
21, 1913 ; high-sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; Tex. 
Tech. Coll., 1933-35 ; asst. bookkeeper in wholesale 
drug CO. 1935-37 ; cashier for hardware co. 1937 ; 
metallurgical accountant in smelting and refining co. 
1937-42 ; U.S. Army 1941-46, maj., overseas ser. ; 
app. admin, asst. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and as- 
signed at Warsaw May 27, 1946 ; v.c. and admin, asst. 
at Warsaw June 11, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class ten and v.c. at Warsaw Nov. 13, 1946 ; class 
eight Oct. 3, 1948; att. at Warsaw Mar. 31, 1949; 
married. 

Buell, Robert Lewis. — b. Rochester, N.Y., Mar. 6, 
1898 ; Phillips Exeter Acad. grad. ; Harvard U., A.B. 
1919 ; Am. Field Ser. in France 1917 ; Fr. Army 1918- 
19 ; reconstruction work in France 1920-21 ; with ex- 
port firm 1920-21 ; asst. treas., wholesale firm, 1921- 
24 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. Mar. 20, 1925 ; v.c. 
of career and v.c. at Calcutta Sept. 2, 1925 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 25, 1927 ; 3d sec. at London 
Apr. 7, 1927 ; at Stockholm, temp.. May 20, 1930 ; 
class eight and cons. July 24, 1930 ; 3d sec. at London 
Oct. 9, 1930 ; at Peiping Dec. 8, 1930 ; also cons, at 
Tientsin Jan. 23, 1931 ; cons, at Colombo June 19, 
1933 ; class seven Oct. 1, 1935 ; to the Dept. Nov. 8, 
1937 ; class six Aug. 17, 1938 ; cons, and 2d sec. at 
Berlin Dec. 6, 1940 ; cons, at Leipzig, temp.. May 7, 
1941 ; For. Ser. officer at Manila, temp., to assist high 
commr. to the Philippines Aug. 14, 1941 ; cons, at 
Singapore Aug. 14, 1941 ; at Rangoon Dec. 20, 1941 ; 
at Calcutta Feb. 17, 1942 ; at Colombo Mar. 24, 1943 ; 
cons. gen. Jan. 18, 1945 ; cons. gen. at Leopoldville Jan. 
24, 1945 ; class five May 16, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; 2d sec. at Paris Dec. 5. 
1946 ; cons. gen. at Alexandria June 18, 1947 ; at 
Edinburgh May 5, 1949. 

Buell, William Charles. — b. Rondout, 111., Dec. 19, 
1894; Lewis and Clark (Spokane, Wash.) High Sch. 
grad. ; Wash. State Coll., B.S. 1917 ; Nat. U., LL.B. 
1934 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; U.S. Army 1917-18, 1942- 
44, It. col., overseas ser. ; county agri. agt., Wash. 



State Extension Ser., 1919 ; training officer and chief 
of rehabilitation 1920-25, chief of rehabilitation 1925- 
27, admin, officer 1927-42, chief of Planning Div. 
1944-47, Veterans Admin. ; app. For. Ser. Reserve offi- 
cer of class three and assigned as att. at London Feb. 
7. 1947 ; married. 

Buffalo, Harvey Alexander. — b. Lonoke County, Ark., 
Nov. 21, 1909 ; England High Sch. grad. ; Ark. State 
Teachers Coll., B.S. 1932 ; U. of Wis., grad. work 1936 
high sch. instr. 1932—34 ; elk., chief of operations for 
agri. marketing program, Dept. of Agri., 1935-42 
U.S. Army 1942-46, It. col., overseas ser. ; deputy dir, 
of Community Action Branch, Nat. Housing Agency 
1946-47 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class three 
and assigned as att. at Budapest May 5, 1947 ; at 
Paris Mar. 15, 1949 ; class two Mar. 20, 1949 ; mar- 
ried. 

Buffum, William Burnside. — b. Binghamton, N.Y., 
Sept. 10, 1921 ; Oneonta State Teachers Coll., B.Ed. 
1943 ; U. of Pittsburgh, M.Litt. 1947-1948 ; Oxford U. 

1945 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; instr., U. of 
Pittsburgh, 1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. officer of class six, 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 9, 1949 ; 
to the Dept. July 15, 1949 ; v.c. at Stuttgart Oct. 13, 
1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Buford, Algernon Sidney, 3d. — b. Richmond, Va., May 
30, 1912 ; St. Christopher's Sch. grad. ; Va. Mil. Inst., 
B.A. 1934 ; U. of Va., LL.B. 1937 ; assoc. in law firm 
1937—41 ; U.S. Army 1941-46, col., overseas ser. ; mem. 
of Jt. Chiefs of Staff Secretariat, Washington Conf., 
1943; partner in law firm 1946; app. special asst.. 
Special Estimates Staff, Dept. of State, P-8, July 3, 

1946 ; deputy dir., Office of Intelligence Research, Apr. 
20, 1947 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— OIR. 

Buford, Hogan Forrester. — b. Macon, Ga., June 2, 
1916 : Lanier High Sch. ; business-sch. grad ; Ga. Eve- 
ning Coll. 1939-43 ; elk., wholesale grocers, 1934-36 ; 
ser. station mgr. for oil co. 1936-38 ; elk. and branch 
mgr., publishing co., 1938-41 ; elk. and asst. office 
mgr. for printing machine co. 1941-42 ; asst. traffic 
mgr. for wood preserving co. 1942-44 ; app. elk. in 
the For. Ser. Nov. 28, 1944 ; resigned May 21, 1947 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eleven and assigned 
as V. c. at Bogota Sept. 2, 1947 ; at Buenaventura Sept. 
30, 1947 ; class nine Nov. 14, 1948 ; v.c. at Santiago 
Aug. 16, 1949 ; married. 

Bugovics, Vasilys Nicholas. — b. Oct. 27, 1912 ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten and assigned as billet 
mgr. at Seoul Jan. 1, 1949 ; married. 

BuUard, Donald Almon. — b. Elmira, N.Y., Mar. 9, 
1913; Choate Sch. (Conn.) grad.; schs. in England 
and France 1928-29 ; Harvard U., A.B. 1935 ; Sor- 
bonne, cert. 1930 ; U. of Chicago, M.A. 1942 ; instr., 
Choate Sch., 1935-38 ; research asst. and instr., U. of 
Chicago, 1938-42 ; instr., Georgetown U., 1942-43 ; 
research analyst. Office of Strategic Sers., 1943-46 ; 
adviser, UNRIIA, 1946 ; app. research analyst, in 
the Dept. of State Nov. 20, 1946 ; P-4 Aug. 12, 1947 ; 
program analyst, P-5, Aug. 8, 1948 ; For. Ser. Reserve 
officer of class four and att. at Rome Sept. 13, 1948 ; 
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Bundy, Frederic 0. — b. Baskervllle, Va., Apr. 19, 
1914; Kooscvolt High Sch. (Kent, Ohio) grad. ; Kont 
State U., A.B., B.S. 1935 ; Ohio State U., M.A. 19:^8 ; 
teachinj,' fcilow, Syracuse U., 1938-40 ; Instr., Ohio 
State U., 1940-42; personnel asst. and assoc. admin, 
analyst, War Production Bd., 1942 ; admin, officer and 
asst. to exec, officer 1942-43, exec, officer, London, 
1944-45^ Office of War Information ; transferred to 
the Dept. of State as principal field rep., at $C,000, 
Aug. 31, 1945; act. admin, officer, Jan. 1, 1946; asst. 
to chief, Area Div. V, P-6, June 30, 1946 : educa- 
tionist, P-7, Nov. 14, 1948; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949; 
married. — lEP. 

Bundy, Vernon Everett. — b. Blue Rapids, Kans., Aug. 
7, 1892 ; Farmiugton (N. Mex.) High Sch. grad. ; Kans. 
State Coll., B.S. 1920 ; Canadian Army 1917-19, over- 
seas ser. ; newspaper reporter and editor 1920-24 ; 
instr. In Journalism, Washburn Coll., 1924-25 ; instr. 
in Eng., Kans. State Coll., 1925-27 ; asst. extension 
editor, Ohio State U., 1927-30 ; newspaper reporter 
and editor 1930-31 ; special agri. writer, Dept. of Agri., 
1931-34 ; specialist in information, Agri. Adjustment 
Admin., 1934-38 ; app. econ. analyst at $5,600 in the 
Dept. of State July 26, 1938 ; divisional asst. July 6, 
1939 ; at $5,800 Oct. 1, 1941 ; at $6,000 Apr. 1, 1944 ; 
special asst. to the chief, Div. of Cml. Policy, July 8, 
1944, Cml. Policy Staff Oct. 25, 1949 ; at $6,500 (P-7) 
Feb. 23, 1945 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — CP. 

Burattini, Nelllna Valgolio. — b. Brescia, Italy, Apr. 

18, 1899 ; naturalized 1941 ; Italian Teachers Coll., 
grad. 1917; Waldensian sch. teacher, Rome, 1917-20; 
teacher in public sch., Bologna, 1920-22 ; free-lance 
■writer ; translator and social worker 1922-32 ; teacher, 
editor, dramatic dir., playwright, radio newscaster 
1932-39 ; sec. to editor 1939^4 ; feature writer 
1944-45, translator and continuity writer 1945-47, 
Office of War Information ; feature writer and an- 
nouncer with broadcasting co. 1947-48 ; app. radio 
script writer, CAF-11, in the Dept. of State Dec. 21, 
1948 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — IBD. 

Burdett, William Carter, Jr. — b. Knoxville, Tenn., 
Oct. 25. 1918 ; Baylor Sch. grad. ; Phillips Acad. grad. ; 
Princeton U., A.B. 1941 ; app. elk., temp., at $2,000 in 
the Dept. of State Dec. 8, 1941 ; v.c. at Guayaquil Feb. 

19, 1942 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 20, 1942, qualified Sept. 1, 
1942 ; v.c. at Guayaquil Sept. 1, 1942 ; at Manta, temp., 
Nov. 12, 1943 ; at Guayaquil Dec. 13, 1943 ; 3d sec. and 
v.c. at Madrid Jan. 14, 1944 (canceled) ; furlough for 
mil. ser. May 12, 1944-Jan. 25, 1946 ; v.c. at Basra 
Jan. 25, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 
1946; to the Dept. Apr. 21, 1947: class five May 15, 

1947 ; v.c. at Jerusalem Jan. 30, 1948 ; cons. June 19, 

1948 ; cons, at Jerusalem July 2, 1948 ; class four Apr. 
21, 1949; 2d sec. and cons, at London Nov. 15, 1949. 

Burford, J. Ned H. — b. Glen Flora, Tex., Jan. 3, 1911 : 
U. of Tex., B.A. 1935 ; social worker, Tex. Relief 
Commn., 1935-36 ; circulation mgr. for newspaper 
1936-37 ; rodman, Dept. of Interior, 1937-38 ; investi- 
gator, Tex. State Govt., 1938-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, 
overseas ser. ; deputy dir. of team, UNRRA, 1945-48 ; 
information specialist, OMGUS. 1948-49 ; app. For. 



Ser. Staff officer of class nine and assigned as cultural 
affairs adviser, Public Affairs Div., Office of Land 
Commr. for Hesse, Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Burgeni, Edward Frank. — b. New York, N.T., Feb. 21, 
1915; mil. sch. grad.; announcer 1938-39, program 
dir. 1940-42, news editor and announcer 1942-43, with 
broadcasting cos. ; program traffic mgr.. Office of War 
Information, 1943-45 ; transferred to Dept. of State 
as program traffic mgr., CAF-11, Jan. 1, 1949; chief 
of network oiierating section, CAF-13, Mar. 6, 1949 ; 
GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — IBD. 

Burger, Roy E. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Apr. 17, 1899 ; 
Cml. High Sch. grad.; with Dept. of Labor, a 934-45; 
admin, officer. Office of War Information in Italy, 
1945 ; act. asst. exec, officer. Office of Int. Information 
and Cultural Affairs, 1945^6 ; app. public-affairs offi- 
cer in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned to the Dept. 
July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; act. asst. chief. Div. of For. Ser. Admin., 
Aug. 21, 1947 ; asst. chief Jan. 22, 1948 ; married. — 
OOF. 

Burgeson, Dorothy. — b. Cleveland, Ohio ; Western Re- 
serve U., B.A. 1941 ; Radcliffe Coll., M.A. 1943 ; ref- 
erence elk. and editor. Office of Strategic Sers. 1944- 
45 ; transferred to the Dept. of State as editor, P-1, 
Oct. 1, 1945 ; P-2 Sept. 8, 1946 ; P-3 Oct. 19, 1947 ; 
econ. and information officer and editor, P— 4, Dec. 
12, 1948 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— DRE. 

Burgess, Edward West. — b. Milwaukee, Wis., Dec. 7, 
1919 ; Washington High Sch. grad. ; register reader for 
retail merchandise co. 1938-41, 1945-47 ; U. of Wis., 
B.A. 1942 ; U. of Chicago, M.A. 1947 ; U.S. Army 1942- 

45, capt., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer of class 
six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 28, 
1947 ; to the Dept. Sept. 2, 1947 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at 
Damascus Oct. 21, 1947 ; v.c. at Alexandria Apr. 28, 
1949 ; married. 

Burgin, Miron. — b. Oct. 22, 1900 ; app. chief of 
functional analysis branch, Div. of Research for Am. 
Republics, Dept. of State, P-7, Feb. 10, 1948; GS-14 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; act. chief, Div. of Research for Am. 
Republics, Mar. 1, 1950. — DRA. 

Burk, Joseph. — b. Waterloo, Iowa, Apr. 5, 1916 ; U. of 
Md., B.A. 1940 ; salesman 1940-41 ; U.S. Army 1941- 

46, capt., overseas ser. ; research analyst, War Dept., 
1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class five and 
assigned to the Dept. Mar. 15, 1949 ; att. at Oslo Apr. 
28, 1949 ; married. 

Burk, Monroe. — b. New York, N.Y., June 8, 1918 ; 
Coll. of City of New York, B.S. 1938 ; Harvard U., 
M.B.A. 1940 ; Am. U. 1946- ; economist for labor union 
1940-41, for U.S. Employment Ser. 1941-46 ; U.S. 
Army 1942-45, overseas ser ; statistician, Nat. Hous- 
ing Agency, 1946-47; instr.. Am. U., 1947-48: app. 
econ., P-5, in the Dept. of State Dec. 21, 1948 ; GS-12 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; GS-13 Feb. 19, 1950 ; married.— DRE. 

Burke, Betty Agnes. — b. Witoka, Minn., May 16, 1914 ; 
high sch. grad. ; business sch. grad. ; Winona State 
Teachers Coll. 1933-34 ; credit mgr. for merchandise 
CO. 1937-38 ; bookkeeper, oil co. 1938-39, utility co. 



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1940-41 ; typist and accountant, Bu. of Internal Rev- 
enue, 1941-43 ; project auditor, U.S. Engineer Corps, 
1943-45 ; elk. -typist. War Dept., 1946 ; admin, asst. and 
accountant, Dept. of Army, 1946-48 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class nine and admin, asst. at Seoul 
Jan. 1, 1949. 

Burke, Clifford K. — b. New Brunswick, N.J., Feb. 6, 
1918; Easy High Sch. (Cleveland, Ohio); Western 
Reserve U. 1935-41 ; asst. sales mgr. for paint co. 
1937-43 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; econo- 
mist, OMGUS, 1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class three and assigned as econ. commr. (ECA), Office 
of Econ. Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 
1949; married. — HICOG. 

Burke, Gordon Lee. — b. Shanghai, China, of Am. 
parents, Dec. 16, 1893 ; private tutors in China ; 
Branham and Hughes Prep. Sch. grad. ; Vanderbilt U., 
A.B. 1915 ; U.S. Army 1917-19, 2d It. ; hardware 
business 1919-21 ; elk. in Am. consulate at Changsha 
June 1921 ; app. v.c. at Changsha Nov. 22, 1922; at 
Swatow Mar. 3, 1923 ; at Hankow May 13, 1924 ; at 
Nanking, temp., July 30, 1925 ; at Hankow Aug. 4, 
1926 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career 
Aug. 24, 1927 ; v.c. at Chefoo, temp., Sept. 19, 1927 ; 
language officer at Peking Apr. 20, 1928 ; v.c. at Foo- 
chow Feb. 6, 1931 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at 
Foochow Oct. 1, 1935 ; at Tientsin May 29, 1937-Dec. 7, 
1941 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; class seven 
Aug. 17, 1938; to the Dept. June 3, 1942; cons, at 
Nuevitas Sept. 28, 1942 ; at Santiago de Cuba July 5, 
1943 ; at Habana Aug. 16, 1944 ; also 2d sec. at Habana 
Jan. 5, 1945 ; class six May 16, 1945 ; cons, at Nuevitas, 
temp., Apr. 3. 1946; cons, at Shanghai July 9, 1946; 
For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13. 1946; cons, at 
Canton Feb. 27, 1947 ; cons, at Istanbul Apr. 8, 1949 ; 
married. 

Burke, Maurice Cahill. — b. Brockton, Mass., July 16, 
1924 ; Eastern High Sch. ; St. John's Coll. : elk.. Navy 
Dept., 1941-42 ; U.S. Navy 1942-46, overseas ser. ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class fifteen and assigned 
to the Dept. Feb. 24, 1948 ; guard at Praha Mar. 8, 
1948 ; class fourteen Mar. 6, 1949 ; class thirteen and 
mail supervisor at Praha May 29, 1949 ; class twelve 
and mail and records supervisor Feb. 5, 1950. 

Burke, Thomas Edmund. — b. Torrington, Conn., Feb. 
14, 1898 ; St. Anselms Coll. 1919-20 ; Georgetown U. 
Sch. of For. Ser. 1920-22 ; bank elk., summer 1917 ; 
U.S. Army 1918-19 ; elk. for steamship co. 1921 ; app. 
elk. in Am. consulate at Bombay July 21, 1922 ; v.c. 
at Bombay July 7, 1923; at Basel Jan. 6, 1925; at 
Malmo Jan. 23, 1926 ; at GOteborg Sept. 27, 1926 ; at 
Oslo Apr. 10, 1928 ; at Niagara Falls May 4, 1929 ; 
at Riga Apr. 7, 1930 ; at Helsingfors July 31, 1931 ; at 
Zagreb Nov. 28, 1934 ; at Quebec Dec. 10, 1936 ; at 
Osaka June 20, 1940 ; at Dairen, temp., Oct. 17-Dec. 7, 
1941 ; at Valparaiso Sept. 23, 1942; at Punta Arenas 
Mar. 5, 1943 ; also admin, asst. at Punta Arenas Apr. 
21, 1946 ; v.c. and admin, asst. at Berlin June 29, 
1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten and v.c. at 
Berlin Nov. 13, 1946 ; at Frankfort on the Main Mar. 
12, 1947 ; class nine Aug. 22, 1948 ; v.c. at Kingston 
Aug. 30, 1949 ; married. 



Burke, Timothy Joseph. — b. Buffalo, N.Y., Mar. 28, 
1916 ; Canisius Coll., A.B. 1937 ; Fordham U., A.M. 
1938, grad. work 1938-39 ; University de Grenoble, 
France, 1939 ; instr. in romance languages, Boston 
Coll., 1939-42 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; 
asst. prof, of romance languages, Canisius Coll., 1946- 
47 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten and as- 
signed as asst. att. and v.c. at Sofia Oct. 9, 1948. 

Burke, "Walter S. — b. Chicago, 111., Apr. 30, 1921; 
Chicago Latin Sch. grad. ; elk. for steel co. 1940 ; 
salesman for dept. store 1940-41 ; sec. with real estate 
CO. 1941-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, overseas ser. ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class fourteen and assigned 
to the Dept. Feb. 6, 1947 ; elk. at Praha Feb. 18, 1947 ; 
at Port-au-Prince Mar. 16, 1948 ; class thirteen Mar. 21, 
1948 ; class twelve and consular elk. at Port-au-Prince 
Nov. 14, 1948 ; class ten and v.c. at Port-au-Prince 
May 28, 1949 ; married. 

Burman, Robert Allen. — b. Cincinnati, Ohio, Sept. 28, 
1919 ; Yale U., B.A. 1942 ; econ. analyst 1942, asst. 
econ. analyst 1943, act. chief of export and procure- 
ment unit 1943-44, liaison officer with Brit. Ministry 
of Econ. Warfare at London 1944, Bd. of Econ. War- 
fare and For. Econ. Admin. ; int. govt. org. analyst, 
Bu. of Budget, 1945 ; app. professional asst., P-4, in 
the Dept. of State Sept. 19, 1946 ; country specialist, 
P-5, May 16, 1948 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; int. rela- 
tions officer, GS-13, Mar. 6, 1950. — PSA. 

Burnett, John Williams. — b. Bowie, Tex., May 11, 
1918 ; Carr Central High Sch. (Vicksburg, Miss.) 
grad. ; U. of Tex. 1938-40 ; elk. for wholesale grocer 
1935-38 ; salesman for brokerage firm 1938 ; app. elk. 
in the For. Ser. and assigned to the Dept. May 17, 
1940; at Tokyo July 9, 1940; at Guayaquil Oct. 5, 
1942 ; at Ankara Feb. 17, 1043 ; at Moscow 1943-44 ; 
U.S. Navy 1945, ens. ; admin, asst. at Tokyo Nov. 19, 

1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class eleven Nov. 13, 

1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 10, 1947 ; 3d sec. and 
v.c. at Tokyo June 28, 1947 ; v.c. at Kobe May 11, 1948. 

Burnett, Philip Mason. — b. Peterborough, N.H., June 
4, 1908; St. Mark's Sch. (Southboro, Mass.) grad.; 
Yale U., A.B. 1931 ; Columbia U., A.M. 1933, Ph.D. 
1940 ; research asst., Carnegie Endowment for Int. 
Peace, 1933-39 ; instr. in hist., CoU. of City of New 
York, 1941 ; instr. in social sci., Bennett Jr. Coll. 
1941-42 ; app. divisional asst. at .$3,200 in the Dept. 
of State Aug. 21, 1942 ; specialist in historical research 
at $3,800 (P-4) Feb. 1, 1944 ; divisional asst. May 1, 

1944 ; asst. on int. org. July 1, 1944 ; P-5 Nov. 30, 

1945 ; specialist on int. org. affairs. P-6, Nov. 30, 1947 ; 
GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — UNI. 

Burns, Findley, Jr. — b. Baltimore, Md., May 4, 1917 ; 
St. Andrews Sch. (Middletown, Del.) grad. ; Princeton 
U., A.B. 1939 ; elk. for cml. firm 1939-41 ; personnel 
interviewer for powder co. Oct.-Dec. 1941 ; elk. in 
Dept. of State Dec. 18, 1941-Mar. 22, 1942 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Feb. 20, 1942, qualified May 21. 1942 ; 3d sec. and 
v.c. at Madrid May 21, 1942 ; at Brussels Oct. 31, 1944 ; 
v.c. at Antwerp, temp., Jan. 8, 1945 ; 3d sec. and v.c. 
at Brussels Feb. 26, 1945 ; to the Dept. Oct. 15, 1945 ; 



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class eight May 19. 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class five 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Warsaw Jan. 4, 
1947 ; 2d sec. at Warsaw In addition to duties as v.c. 
Apr. 14, 1947; v.c. at Shanghai Mar. 10, 1949: class 
four and cons. Apr. 21, 1949 ; cons, at Martinique, 
temp., Jan. 4, 1950. 

Burns, John Howard. — b. Pauls Valley, Okla., Dec. 12, 
191H ; Pauls Valley High Sch. grad. ; U. of Okla., A.B. 
1935 ; sec. to mem. of Cong. 1940-41 ; elk. in Am. con- 
sulate at Ciudad Juarez July 2-15, 1941 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unolass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Mar. 20, 1941, qualified July 16, 1941 ; v.c. at 
Ciudad Juarez July 16, 1941; at Parfi Feb. 18, 1943; 
3d sec. and v.c. at Rio de Janeiro Sept. 6, 1944 ; class 
eight Aug. 13, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class five Nov. 
13, 1946 ; 2d sec. at Rio de Janeiro in addition to duties 
as v.c. Apr. 30, 1947 ; class four May 15, 1947 ; cons. 
July 21, 1947 ; cons, at Rio de Janeiro in addition to 
duties as 2d sec. Aug. 21, 1947 ; to the Dept. Dec. 22, 
1947 ; 1st sec. and cons, at Port-au-Prince June 15, 
1949. 

Burns, Norman. — b. Versailles, Ohio, Nov. 14, 1905 ; 
Versailles High Sch. grad. ; Wittenberg Coll., A.B. 
1927; Yale U., M.A. 1929; U. of .Montpellier. France, 
1932-33 ; asst. prof, of econ.. Am. U. of Beirut, 1929- 
32 ; economist, U.S. Tariff Commn., 1934-41 ; Indus- 
trial economist. War Production Bd., 1941-44 ; app. 
asst. chief, Commodities Div., Dept. of State, at .$6,750 
(P-7) July 17, 1944; consultant to the Div. of Cml. 
Policy, P-8, Nov. 2, 1945 ; adviser Dec. 6, 1945 ; de- 
tailed as consultant to the Special Comm. on Postwar 
Econ. Policy and Planning, U.S. House of Reps., 1945 ; 
econ. adviser Nov. 14, 1948 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
married. — ITP. 

Burns, Ralph Arthur. — b. Vinalhaven, Maine, Apr. 5, 
1897 ; Bates Coll., B.S. 1920 ; Harvard U., Ed.M. 1929 ; 
Dartmouth Coll. A.M. ; sch. principal 1920-25 ; prof, 
of education. Dartmouth Coll., 1928-42 ; U.S. Army 
1942-45, It. col. ; chief of branch, OMGUS, 1948-49 ; 
app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class two and as- 
signed as chief of Exchange Div., Office of Public Af- 
fairs, at Bad-Nauheim Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Burns, William Joseph. — b. New York, N.Y., June 15, 
1919; New Utrecht High Sch.; N.Y.U. 1937-42; Man- 
hattan Coll. 1943; corporate asst. with locomotive co. 
1938-40; asst. traffic mgr. for optical corp. 1940-43; 
U.S. Army 1943-46, capt., overseas ser. ; chief of sec- 
tions, OMGUS 1946-47. Bipartite Control Office 1947- 
49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class two and as- 
signed as U.S. mem. of distribution. Combined Coal 
Control Group. Office of Econ. Affairs, at Essen Oct. 
16, 1949 ; married.— HICOG. 

Burrls, Philip H. — b. Newton, 111., Mar. 25, 1916; 
North High Sch. (Columbus, Ohio) grad. ; Ohio State 
U., B.S. 1939 ; area supervisor for collecting statistics, 
Dept. of Agri., 193.5-36 ; research asst., Ohio State U., 
1934-35, 1937-40 ; special agt. for collecting sales 
statistics, Dept. of Com., 1940 ; newspaper columnist 
1940 ; statistician for bus co. 1940-41 ; app. jr. econ. 
analyst in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at 
Lima Aug. 9, 1941 ; econ. analyst, office of v. pres.. 
Allied Control Commn. for Italy, June 1, 1944 ; fur- 



lough for mil. ser. (U.S. Navy, ens.) Aug. 1, 1944- 
Mar. 30, 1946 ; personnel technician, CAF-11. July 15, 
1946; admin, analyst, CAF-12, Jan. 12, 1947; For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class three, assigned to the Dept 
Sept. 20, 1948 ; married. — ARA. 

Burrows, Charles Robert. — b. Detroit, Mich., Feb. 25, 
1910 ; Wlllard (Ohio) High Sch. grad. ; Otterbein Coll., 
A.B. 1931 ; N.Y.U., M.Sc. 1932 ; George Washington U. 
Law Sch. 1934-35 ; divisional supt. in dept. store 
1932-33 ; elk. 1933-34 and admin, asst. 1934-39, Dept. 
of Agri. ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser., and v.c. at Habana Mar. 2, 
1939 ; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 4, 1940 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at 
La Paz June 5, 1940; at Buenos Aires Mar. 3. 1943; 
class eight July 16, 1943; class six May 16, 1945; 2d 
sec. at Buenos Aires in addition to duties as v. c. 
June 20, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13, 

1946 ; class three, cons., and cons, at Buenos Aires In 
addition to duties as 2d sec. May 15, 1947 ; at Ciudad 
Trujillo May 28, 1947 ; Ist sec. at Ciudad Trujillo In 
addition to duties as cons. July 3, 1947 ; at Mexico 
City Dec. 15, 1948 ; class two Apr. 21, 1949 ; married. 

Burrows, Hugh Watson. — b. Grand Rapids, Mich., 
June 30, 1922 ; Mich. State Coll., B.A. 1947 ; U. of 
Geneva 1947-48 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; 
research chemist for paper co. 1948 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class thirteen and assigned to the Dept. 
Dec. 5, 1948 ; class eleven and v.c. at Frankfort on 
the Main May 6, 1949 ; at Munich July 19, 1949 ; class 
ten Jan. 22, 1950.— HICOG. 

Bursley, Herbert Sidney. — b. Washington, D.C., Sept. 
25. 1896 ; Central High Sch. grad. ; George Washing- 
ton U. 1914-16; elk.. Govt, depts., 1914-16; app. elk. 
in Am. consulate gen. at Loudon Nov. 21, 1916 ; v.c. 
at London May 31, 1919; cons. asst. Sept. 8, 1919; 
v.c. at Bradford Dec. 8, 1919 ; at London, Dec. 31, 1919 ; 
at Dublin Apr. 22, 1920 ; at Sofia Jan. 27, 1921 ; at 
Constantinople Jan. 30, 1923 ; app. v. c. of career of 
class three Feb. 26, 1923; v.c. at Constantinople Mar. 
2, 1923 ; class two Nov. 23, 1923 ; class one May 10, 

1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; class nine 
and cons. Aug. 8, 1924 ; cons, at Prague Aug. 16, 1924 ; 
class eight Sept. 20, 1924 ; cons, at Belgrade Feb. 5, 

1925 ; at Sault Ste. Marie, temp., June 14, 1926 ; at 
Guaymas Sept. 8, 1926 ; class seven May 17, 1928 ; 
cons, at Smyrna (Izmir) Dec. 4, 1929; class six July 
24, 1930 ; also cons, for Italian Islands of the Aegean 
June 26, 1931 ; at Kingston, Jamaica, Oct. 19, 1932 
(canceled) ; to the Dept. Jan. 19, 1933 ; class five Oct. 
1, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 6, 1936 ; For. Ser. 
officer at the emb. at Mexico City Nov. 14, 1936 ; 2d 
sec. at Mexico City Nov. 20, 1936 ; class four Jan. 3, 
1938; 1st sec. at Mexico City Mar. 21, 1938; to the 
Dept. July 29, 1938 ; asst. chief, Div. of the Am. Re- 
publics, Sept. 26, 1938 ; class three Aug. 1, 1940 ; 
couns. of emb. at Mexico City Sept. 28, 1942 ; class two 
July 16, 1943 ; couns. of emb. at Ankara Apr. 25, 1945 ; 
class one May 16. 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class one 
Nov. 13, 1946; A. E. and P. to Honduras Dec. 18, 

1947 ; class of career minister June 19, 1948 ; married. 

Burson, Susan Marie — b. Canton, Ohio, Oct. 19, 1898 ; 
U. of Ga., B.S. 1920; Columbia U., M.A. 1930; teacher 
1917-26, asst. state supt. 1927-29, for Ga. Bd. of 



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Education ; teacher, U. of Ga., 1929-30 ; state supt. for 
N.C. Bd. of Vocational Education 1931-35 ; program 
planning specialist, Office of Education, 1935-47 ; home 
life specialist, OMGUS, 1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class five and assigned as community activities 
adviser. Public Affairs Div., Office of Land Commr. for 
Hesse, at Wiesbaden Oct. 16, 1949.— HICOG. 

Burt, Joseph Floyd.— b. Fairfield, 111., Dec. 12, 1896 ; 
high-sch. grad. ; business sch. ; stenog. 1914-15; asst. 
dept. mgr. of wholesale firm 1915-17 ; elk. War Dept., 
May-July 1917 ; civilian employee. Camp Sheridan, 
Ala., and" Ft. Sheridan, 111., 1917-18 ; U. S. Army 1918- 
20 ; elk. in Am. mission at Vienna 1920-21 ; in Am. 
consulate at Vienna 1921 ; v.c. at Vienna 1921-23 ; app. 
v.c. of career of class three Mar. 7, 1924 ; v.c. at Vienna 
Mar. 12, 1924 ; at Berlin June 18, 1924 ; For. Ser. 
officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; v.c. at Coblenz Nov. 9, 
1925 ; at Berlin Dec. 3, 1925 ; at Cologne, temp., Aug. 
28, 1926 ; at Berlin, Oct. 20, 1926 ; at Rio de Janeiro 
Feb. 14, 1927 ; at Manios, temp., Sept. 22, 1927 ; at 
Pernambuco, temp., Dec. 31, 1927 ; at Bahia, temp., Feb. 
15, 1928 ; at Rio de Janeiro Sept. 18, 1928 ; class eight, 
cons., and cons, at Rio de Janeiro May 23, 1929 ; at 
Buenos Aires June 20, 1929 ; at Montreal Nov. 15, 
1930 ; class seven Feb. 4, 1931 ; cons, at Curagao July 
9, 1931 ; to the Dept. Aug. 28, 1933 ; cons, at Mon- 
treal, temp., July 10, 1935 ; class six Oct. 1, 1935 ; cons. 
at Ottawa Oct. 17, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 
25, 1936 ; 2d sec. at Ottawa in addition to duties as 
cons. Apr. 30, 1936 ; cons, at Veracruz Apr. 3, 1937 ; 
detailed to Agrarian Claims Comm., U.S. and Mexico, 
1939-40 ; 2d sec. at Mexico City Dec. 1, 1939 ; cons, 
at Prague Apr. 27, 1940 (canceled) ; at Regina, temp., 
July 29, 1940 ; at Valparaiso July 30, 1940 ; class five 
Aug. 16, 1941 ; class four Nov. 16, 1943 ; cons, at 
Guayaquil July 6, 1944 ; cons. gen. Aug. 23, 1944 ; 
cons. gen. at Guayaquil Sept. 19, 1944 ; at Gdansk 
Dec. 4, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13, 
1946 ; to the Dept. Jan. 27, 1947 ; eons. gen. at Bilbao 
Mar. 2, 1948 ; married. 

Burton, Robert R. — b. Ogden, Utah, Apr. 24, 1906; 
Ogden High Sch. grad. ; Weber Coll., 1923-25 ; mis- 
sionary, Germany, 1925-28 ; rancher, 1928-37 ; engi- 
neer and mgr. for radio stations 1937-39 ; chief of 
radio section, Nat. Youth Admin., 1939-42 ; chief com- 
munications officer. Office of Civilian Defense, 1942-43 ; 
management specialist. Office of War Information, 
1943-44 ; app. chief of utilization section, Int. Infor- 
mation Div., Dept. of State, at $5,600 (CAF-13) Nov. 
8, 1944 ; mem., U.S. del., 3d Inter-Am. Radio Conf. Rio 
de Janeiro, 1945, Bermuda Telecommunications Conf., 
1945, Five-Power Preliminary Telecommunications 
Meeting. Moscow, 1946, informal four-power int. high- 
frequency broadcasting conf., Paris, 1946, and Int. 
Conf on High Frequency Broadcasting, Atlantic City, 
N. J., 1947 ; for. affairs officer, P-7, Jan. 9, 1949 ; 
GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — IBD. 

Bush, Guy Louis. — b. Gordon, Nebr., Apr. 17, 1890 ; 
Cotner Acad. grad. ; U. of Nebr. 1913-16 ; U.S. Navy 
1917-18 ; farmer 1918-25 ; editor of farm publica- 
tion 1925-33 ; supervisor of farm loan dept. for insur. 
CO. 1933-35 ; information specialist, Dept. of Agri., 
1935-43 ; app. agri. att. at Rio de Janeiro July 2, 



1943 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class two Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
class one and att. at Rio de Janeiro Mar. 20, 1949 ; 
to the Dept. Sept. 14, 1949 ; married. 

Bush, J. Albert. — b. Winchester, Ky., Nov. 30, 1906 ; 
U. of Ky., B.S. 1933 ; purchasing agt. 1933-34, chief 
elk. 1935-37, asst. personnel officer 1937-41. U.S. For- 
est Ser. ; chief of recruitment and placement, Navy 
Dept., 1941-42 ; dir. of personnel. Office of Inter-Am. 
Affairs, 1942-44 ; U.S. Navy 1944-46, It. ; app. asst. 
chief, Div. of For. Ser. Personnel, Dept. of State, 
CAF-14, Aug. 7, 1946 ; resigned Aug. 29, 1948 ; with 
Econ. Cooperation Admin. 1948-49 ; app. admin, spe- 
cialist, CAF-14, in the Dept. of State Sept. 6, 1949 ; 
GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949; married. — PER. 

Bushnell, Gerald S. — b. Oneonta, N.Y., July 28, 1914 ; 
Hartwick Coll., A.B. 1937 ; N.Y. State Coll. for Teach- 
ers, M.A. 1938 ; Syracuse U., M.S. 1941 ; research 
analyst. N.Y. State Dept. of Civil Ser., 1940-42 ; U.S. 
Army 1943-46, 1st It. ; management analyst. War Pro- 
duction Bd. 1942-43, War Assets Admin. 1946-47 ; org. 
and methods examiner. Civil Aeronautics Admin. 1947- 
48, OMGUS 1948-49; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class three and assigned as org. and methods examiner. 
Office of Admin., at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 
1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Bushner, Rolland H. — b. Joplin, Mo., Dec. 13, 1920 ; 
Joplin High Sch. grad. ; Kansas State Teacher's Coll., 
B.Mus. 1942 ; U.S. Army 1943-45, 1st It., overseas 
ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 5, 1946 ; to the Dept. 
July 29, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer and att., office of 
U.S. pol. adviser to Supreme Comdr. for Allied Powers, 
Tokyo, Aug. 21, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class six 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; 3d sec. and v.c. Bangkok Jan. 9, 1948 ; 
class five and 2d sec. at Bangkok in addition to duties 
as v.c. Apr. 14, 1948. 

Bushong, Jacquelin Holland. — b. Washington, D.C , 
Feb. 6, 1917; Hagerstown (Md.) High Sch. grad.; St. 
John's Coll., A.B. 1938 ; Washington Coll. of Law, 
LL.B. 1946 ; mem. of bars of D.C. and Md. ; elk., Dept. 
of Justice, 1941-42 ; app. elk., CAF-3, in the Dept. of 
State Sept. 28, 1942; CAF-5 Sept. 16, 1943; U.S. 
Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; research asst., P— 2, 
Sept. 8, 1946 ; asst. to the legal adviser, P-4, Oct. 19, 
1947 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 — L. 

Bushwaller, William J., Jr. — b. Frederick, Md., Oct. 

26, 1921 ; Gonzaga High Sch. grad. ; Georgetown Coll., 
B.S.S. 1946 ; Georgetown Sch. of For. Ser. 1946-47 ; 
U.S. Army 1942—46 ; asst. registrar, Georgetown U., 
1946 ; app. research elk., CAF-5, in the Dept. of 
State Sept. 30, 1946 ; reviewer, P-1, Dec. 1, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class eleven and v.c. at Dar-es- 
Salaam Sept. 6, 1947 ; at Nairobi, temp.. Dee. 1. 1947 ; 
at Dar-es-Salaam Apr. 15, 1948 ; class ten Dec. 26, 
1948 ; class nine June 26, 1949 ; v.c. at Strasbourg 
Jan. 23, 1950 ; married. 

Busick, Ralph Rexford. — b. Grover Hill. Ohio, Dec. 

27, 1902 ; Ohio Northern U., A.B. 1924 ; U. of Mich., 
A.M. 1938, A.B. in Library Science 1941 ; Columbia 
U., A.M. 1944 ; teacher in high schs. 1924-26, 1928-29, 
principal 1926-27 ; asst. editor 1927-28, editor 1929- 



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30, Bu. of Education in Manila ; asst. editor of maga- 
zine 1930-35; editor and instr. of Eng. 1036-40, 
asst. librarian 1940-43, Wayne U. ; U.S. Navy 194.3-45, 
It. comdr. ; app. divisional asst., P-4, in the Dept. of 
State Feb. 25, 1946 ; regional specialist .Tune 30, 1946; 
P-5 Sept. 22, 194C ; field program officer, P-4, July 
21, 1947 ; resigned Nov. 29, 1947 ; chief of branch, 
War Dept., 1947-48 ; app. for. affairs specialist, P-6, 
in the Dept. of State Feb. 21, 1949; GS-13 Oct. 30, 
1949 ; married. — FB/P. 

Busser, William Franklin. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Dec. 
10, 1907 ; sell, in Austria-Hungary ; King's Sch. (Ches- 
ter, England) grad. ; U. of Pa., B.S. 1932; Cesare Al- 
fieri, Florence, Italy, diploma 1935 ; elk. in Am. con- 
sulate gen. at Vienna 1925-28 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 

1, 1935, v.c. at Warsaw Oct. 5, 1935 ; For. Ser. Sch. 
Aug. 4, 1936 ; v.c. at Buenos Aires Dec. 18, 1936 ; to 
the Dept. Jan. 2, 1941; class eight Aug. 16, 1941; 
detailed for special study (U. of Chicago) Aug. 5, 
1941 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Mexico City June 6, 1942 ; 
class seven Nov. 16, 1943 ; 2d sec. at Mexico City in 
addition to duties as v.c. Nov. 7, 1944 ; class six Aug. 
13, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
cons, and cons, at Mexico City in addition to duties 
as 2d sec. May 15, 1947 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Vienna 
June 12, 1947 ; cons, at Vancouver Dec. 21, 1949 ; 
married. 

Buta, Serafln S. — b. Oct. 24, 1911 ; app. admin, asst. 
in the For. Ser. and assigned at Bucharest July 1, 
1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of class six Nov. 13, 

1946 ; cultural officer at Bucharest Nov. 13, 1946 ; class 
five and information officer at Bucharest Aug. 22, 
1948 ; asst. att. at Bucharest Mar. 23, 1949 ; married. 

Butler, Charles Thomas. — b. Indianapolis, Ind., Nov. 

2, 1913 ; U. of Fla., A.B. 1934 ; George Washington 
D. 1937-40 ; Mannix Walker Sch. for For. Ser. Prepa- 
ration 1947 ; U.S. govt. ser. 1935-37 ; personnel tech- 
nician, Civil Ser. Commn., 1937-41 ; U.S. Army 1941- 
46, capt. ; placement officer, Dept. of the Navy, 1946-49 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned 
to the Dept. Dec. 5, 1949 ; resident officer at Frankfort 
on the Main Feb. 23, 1950 ; married. — HICOG. 

Butler, Cletis W. — b. Bunker, Mo., Nov. 5, 1915 ; 
McKinley High Sch. (St. Louis) grad. ; business-sch. 
grad. ; with laundry cos. 1931-33 ; masonry construc- 
tion foreman. Civilian Conservation Corps 1934-37, 
real-estate co. 1937 ; millwright for cooperage co. 1938- 
42 ; gen. foreman for ammunition co. 1942-43 ; U.S. 
Navy 1943-45, overseas ser. ; mech. supervisor. Navy 
Dept., 1945-46 ; app. guard in the For. Ser. and as- 
signed at Manila Aug. 28, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class seventeen Nov. 13, 1946 ; class fifteen Mar. 9, 

1947 ; class thirteen and transportation chief May 2, 

1948 ; transportation chief at Tokyo Sept. 27, 1948 ; 
class twelve and garage superintendent at Tokyo May 
29, 1949. 

Butler, Frances Elizabeth. — b. San Francisco, Calif., 
June 23, 1917 ; Radcliffe Coll., A.B. 1940 ; Am. U. 
1943—16 ; private study in Europe 1934-36 ; mgr. of 
theater 1940-42 ; pol. analyst, Dept. of Justice, 1942- 



46 ; regional asst., Dopt. of State, 1946-47 ; informa- 
tion specialist, OMGUS, 1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class seven and assigned as public opinion 
analyst. Office of Public Affairs, at Bad-Nauhelm Oct. 

16, 1949.— HICOG. 

Butler, Frank P. — b. Terre Haute, Ind., July 9, 1909 ; 
Bogota (N.J.) High Sch. grad.; Rose Polytechnic 
Inst., B.S. 1932 ; Newark Coll. of Engineering, cert, 
in industrial relations 1942 ; jr. engineer for railroad 
CO. 1932-33 ; U.S. Army 1933-36, 2d It., 1942-46, 
It. col., overseas ser. ; asst. operating mgr. 1936-39, 
dir. of personnel 1039-42, asst. to pros. 1946—47, for 
electrical co. ; app. For. Ser. officer of class four, cons, 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 10, 1947 ; 
to the Dept. May 4, 1947 ; 2d sec. at Ankara May 20, 
1947 ; cons, at Istanbul Nov. 17, 1949 ; married. 

Butler, George Howland. — b. Chicago, 111., Feb. 6, 
1894 ; tech. high-sch. grad. ; U. of 111., B.S. 1915 ; in 
steel CO. 101.5-16 ; 111. State Highway Commn. 1916 ; 
U.S. Army 1016-19, capt. ; civil engineer 1019-21 ; 
building insp. and supt. of public works 1021-22 ; real- 
estate business 1922-26 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. 
and v.c. of career Sept. 1, 1926 ; v.c. at La Paz Feb. 26, 
1927 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. May 17, 1928 ; 3d sec. 
at La Paz in addition to duties as v.c. May 21, 1928 ; 
v.c. at Montreal Apr. 4, 1929 ; 3d sec. at Santiago, 
Chile, Apr. 26, 1030 ; class eight and cons. Feb. 27, 
1931 ; cons, and 3d sec. at Asuncion Jan. 29, 1934 ; 
class seven July 1, 1034 ; 2d sec. at Asunci6n in ad- 
dition to duties as cons. Jan. 31. 1035 ; to the Dept. 
Apr. 20, 1935 ; class six Apr. 1, 1036 ; asst. chief, Div. 
of the Am. Republics, Nov. 10, 1937 ; class five Mar. 1, 
1939 ; 2d sec. at Lima May 26, 1939 ; mem. of mission 
for study of representation of U.S. business in other 
Am. republics 1940 ; class four May 1, 1941 ; 1st sec. 
at Lima Aug. 9, 1041 ; class three July 16, 1043 ; couns. 
of emb. at Panamfi July 28, 1944 ; to the Dept. Jan. 
30, 1045 ; chief, Div. of River Plate Affairs, Mar. 28, 
1945 ; class two May 16, 1945 ; deputy dir.. Office of 
Am. Republic Affairs, Oct. 24, 1945 ; class one Dec. 

17, 1945 ; A.E. and P. to the Dominican Republic 
July 13, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class of career 
minister Nov. 14, 1946 ; to the Dept. Feb. 24, 1948 ; 
deputy dir.. Policy Planning Staff, July 6, 1948 ; 
married. — S/P. 

Butler, Robert. — b. St. Louis, Mo., July 16, 1897; 
high-sch. grad. ; Coll. of St. Thomas ; Dartmouth 
Coll.; U. of Minn.; Duquesne U., LL.D. (hon.) 1950; 
Phillippine Army, 1916, 1st It. ; deputy gov. and tribal 
war justice at Mati Dava, Mindanao, P.I. ; U.S. Army 
1918, 2d It., overseas ser.; pres. of trust co., ship- 
building CO., and insur. co. ; app. A.E. and P. to 
Australia July 12, 1946 ; U.S. del., Conf. to Consider 
Establishment of Regional Advisory Commn. for Non- 
Self-Governing Territories in the S. Pacific, Canberra, 
1947; A. E. and P. to Cuba May 22, 1948; married. 

Butrick, Richard Porter. — b. Lockport, N.Y., Aug. 6, 
1894 ; high-sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; George- 
town U. Sch. of For. Ser. 1021 ; Bu. of Fisheries 1015- 
17 ; Gen. Accounting Office 1017-21 ; app. v.c. of 
career of class three Oct. 26, 1921 ; v.c. at Valparaiso 
Dec. 14, 1921 ; at Iquique Oct. 6, 1922 ; class two 



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Nov. 23, 1923 ; at Guayaquil Dec. 3, 1923 ; class one 
May 10, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; 
class nine and cons. Aug. 8, 1924 ; class eight Feb. 24, 
1925 ; cons, at Hankow Nov. 9, 1926 ; class seven May 
17, 1928 ; class six Dec. 19, 1929 ; class five July 1, 
1931 ; cons, at St. John Mar. 26, 1932 ; at Shanghai 
Apr. 30, 1932 ; class four Oct. 1, 1935 ; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; class three Jan. 3, 1938 ; 
class two Aug. 1, 1940 ; couns. of emb. at Chungking, 
temp., Apr. 9, 1941 ; at Peiping Apr. 16-Dec. 7, 1941 ; 
to the Dept. June 3, 1942 ; couns. of emb. for econ. 
affairs at Santiago Sept. 19, 1942 ; class one July 16, 
1943 ; to the Dept. Dec. 4, 1943 (detailed to the Dept. 
of Com. Mar. 28-May 25, 1944) ; For. Ser. insp. May 
25, 1944 ; also couns. of emb. Feb. 20, 1945 ; cons. gen. 
Apr. 6, 1945 ; act. chief, Div. of For. Ser. Admin., 
May 28, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer at Manila July 13, 
1946 ; adviser on for. affairs to the Republic of the 
Philippines, with personal rank of minister, July 31, 
1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class one Nov. 13, 1946 ; to 
the Dept. Sept. 17, 1947 ; E. E. and M. P. to Iceland 
Feb. 26, 1948 ; class of career minister June 19, 1948 ; 
to the Dept. Sept. 6, 1949; dir. gen. of the For. Ser. 
Sept. 7, 1949 ; married. — A. 

Buttenwieser, Benjamin Joseph. — b. New York, N.T., 
Oct. 22, 1900 ; Columbia U., B.A. 1919 ; employee 
1918-32, partner 1933-49 of banking firm ; U.S. Navy 
1942-45, comdr., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Reserve 
officer of class one and assigned as asst. high commr. 
at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 5, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Butterwick, John T. — b. Kewanee, 111., Feb. 5, 1911 ; 
U. of Wis., B.A. 1933 ; self-employed, 1933-41 ; U.S. 
Army 1941-46, It. col. ; deputy chief of branch, OMGUS, 
1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class six and 
assigned as pol. analyst, Intelligence Div., Office of 
Pol. Affairs, Berlin Element, Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Butterworth, W. Walton. — b. New Orleans, La., Sept. 
7, 1903 ; Lawrenceville Prep. Sch. grad. ; Princeton U., 
B.A. 1925 ; U. of Dijon, France, summer 1925 ; Rhodes 
scholar, Worcester Coll., Oxford U., 1925-27 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career May 17, 
1928 ; assigned to the For. Ser. Sch. May 24, 1928 ; v.c. 
at Singapore Jan. 18, 1929 ; For. Ser. officer at Ottawa 
July 15, 1932 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 16, 1932 ; 
3d sec. at Ottawa July 22, 1932 ; at London Dec. 5, 
1933 ; class eight July 1, 1934 ; cons. Jan. 22, 1935 ; 
special rep. of Treas. Dept. for Stabilization Fund 
Operations 1935-^1 ; class seven and 2d sec. at Lon- 
don Apr. 1, 1936 ; class six May 1, 1938 ; class five 
Mar. 1, 1940 ; to the Dept. Feb. 18, 1941 ; detailed 
to the Dept. of Com. Apr. 11, 1941 ; mem.. Advisory 
Comm. on Trade Policy in Relation to the Lend-Lease 
Program, 1942 ; class four June 1, 1942 ; 2d sec. at 
Lisbon and Madrid June 4, 1942 ; dir. gen. in charge 
of operations, U.S. Cml. Co. in Spain and Portugal, 
June 4, 1942-Mar. 28, 1944 ; 1st sec. at Lisbon and 
Madrid July 29, 1942 ; mem. of staff, N. African Econ. 
Bd., Algiers, May 1943 ; couns. of emb. at Madrid Mar. 
28, 1944 ; class three July 16, 1944 ; class two Aug. 13, 
1945 ; couns. of emb. at Chungking Jan. 2, 1946 ; with 
the personal rank of minister Jan. 8, 1946 ; at Nanking 



Apr. 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class two Nov. 13, 
1946 ; class one May 15, 1947 ; to the Dept. Aug. 6, 
1947; dir.. Office of Far Eastern AfTairs, Sept. 15, 
1947 ; class of career minister Nov. 10, 1947 ; asst. sec. 
of state for Far Eastern affairs Sept. 29, 1949 ; mar- 
ried. — FE. 

Buttes, Arsene W. — b. May 27, 1905 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class five and assigned to the Dept. Feb. 
27, 1948 ; married.— CS. 

Buttles, Bruce. — b. Lewiston, Mich., Aug. 26, 1906 ; 
U. of Calif., A.B. 1930 ; Columbia U., M.S. 1936 ; Car- 
negie Inst, of Tech., B.S. 1948 ; staff correspondent 
1930-38, asst. city editor 1939-40, for newspaper; 
U.S. Army 1940-47, col., overseas ser. ; dept. head and 
assoc. prof., Carnegie Inst, of Tech., 1947-48 ; infor- 
mation specialist, Dept. of Army, 1948-49 ; app. chief, 
Div. of German and Austrian Information and Reorien- 
tation Affairs, GS-14, in the Dept. of State Dec. 5, 
1949.— GAL 

Button, Jack Blair. — b. Lebanon, Kans., Feb. 12, 
1926 ; U. of Kans., A.B. 1947, M.A. 1948 ; U.S. Navy 
1944-46 ; asst. instr., U. of Kans., 1947-48 ; staff asst., 
Commn. on Org. of Exec. Branch of Govt., 1948 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer of class six, v. c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 30, 1948 ; to the Dept. Jan. 5, 
1949 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Baghdad Mar. 10, 1949 ; 
married. 

Buzbee, Hubert Hudson, Jr. — b. Mobile, Ala., June 13, 
1916; Holt High Sch. grad.; U. of Ala. 1932-33, 
1935-38 ; Howard Coll. 1933-34 ; div. mgr. with mail 
order house 1938-40 ; elk., Dept. of Com., 1940-42 ; 
personnel interviewer, Bu. of Internal Revenue, 1942 ; 
chief of section, Treas. Dept., 1942-45 ; app. v.c. in 
the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Dakar Oct. 
10, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 
13, 1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; v.c. at Le Havre 
Sept. 19, 1947 ; at Perth Oct. 12, 1948 ; married. 

Byers, John Gordon. — b. Lonaconing, Md., Aug. 10, 
1913 ; Central High Sch. grad. ; U. of Md., B.S. 1936 ; 
U. of Cincinnati, summer 1942; educational adviser. 
Civilian Conservation Corps,, 1936-41 ; admin, asst., 
Farm Security Admin., 1941-42 ; personnel asst., Dept. 
of Labor, 1942—45 ; app. asst. chief of recruitment and 
placement section, Div. of Departmental Personnel, 
Dept. of State, at $4,300 (CAF-11) July 1.3, 1945; 
CAF-12 Dec. 15, 1946; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949; for. 
affairs specialist Nov. 13, 1949 ; married. — lEP. 

Byington, Homer Morrison, Jr. — b. Naples, Italy, of 
Am. parents. May 31, 1908 ; Phillips Acad. grad. ; 
Yale U., B.A. 1930 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 16, 1930 ; 
to the Dept., temp., Dec. 20, 1930 ; v.c. at Habana June 
24, 1932; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 28, 1933; v.c. at Naples 
June 13, 1933 ; class eight Apr. 1, 1937 ; cons. Apr. 22, 
1937 ; cons, at Naples Apr. 26, 1937 ; class seven Apr. 
1, 1939 ; 3d sec. at Belgrade Apr. 18, 1939 ; 2d sec. 
at Belgrade June 20, 1939 ; also cons, at Belgrade Dec. 
22, 1939 ; to the Dept. Apr. 4. 1941 ; class six May 1, 
1941 ; class five July 16, 1943 ; asst. chief, Div. of 
Current Information, Oct. 7, 1943 ; act. chief Jan. 15- 
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state Feb. 21, 1944 ; 2(1 sec. and cons, at Rome Mar. 12, 
1945 ; class three May IC, 1945 ; 1st sec. at Home In 
addition to duties as cons. .lul.v 23, 1945 ; deputy U.S. 
pel. adviser, staff of Supreme Allied Comdr., Med- 
iterranean Theater, A.E.F., Sept. 10, 1945 ; act. 
U.S. pol. adviser Mar. 5, 1946-Jan. 29, 1947 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; couns. of enib. at 
Rome Mar. 26, 1947 ; class two May 15, 1947 ; couns. 
of emb. at Rome with rank of minister Oct. 7, 1948; 
to the Dept. Apr. 8, 1949 ; deputy dir.. Office of Western 
European Affairs, Oct. 3, 1949 ; married. — WE. 

Bying-ton, James Gregory. — b. Norwalk, Conn., May 

19, 1911 ; Phillips Andover grad. ; Yale U., B.A. 1934 ; 
U.S.N. R. 1930-37 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. 
at Buenos Aires June 1, 1934 ; v.c. at Buenos Aires 
Feb. 16, 1935 ; at TorreCn Oct. 8, 1936 ; at Matamoros, 
temp., July 16, 1940 ; at Agua Prleta, temp., Sept. 6, 
1940 ; mgr. for airlines in Mexico 1940-40, in Nica- 
ragua 1946-47 : app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class three 
and assigned to the Dept. Jan. 29, 1948 ; class two Feb. 

20. 1949 ; admin, officer at Tokyo Aug. 12, 1949 ; att. 
at Tokyo Sept. 21, 1949 ; married. 

Byrd, Richard Walke. — b. Norfolk, Va., Aug. 19, 
1899 : Episcopal High Sch. of Va. grad. ; U. of Va., 
B.S. 1922 ; teacher 1922-24 ; in mortgage business 1925- 
35 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 1, 1935 ; v.c. at Ottawa Oct. 
3, 1935 ; For. Ser. Sch. Dec. 7, 1936 ; v.c. at Marseille 
Apr. 7, 1937; at Calais, temp., June 10, 1937; at Cal- 
cutta Sept. 18, 1937 ; at Karachi, temp., Jan. 7, 1938 ; 
at Calcutta Jan. 26, 1938 ; class eight Aug. 16, 1941 ; 
v.c. at Jerusalem Nov. 10, 1941 ; class seven July 16, 
1943 ; v.c. at Iskenderun Nov. 15, 1943 ; cons. Dec. 22, 
1943 ; cons, at Iskenderun Jan. 7, 1944 ; at Adana, 
temp., June 12, 1944 ; at Iskenderun Aug. 9, 1944 ; 
class six May 16, 1945 ; cons, at Cherbourg June 6, 

1945 (canceled) ; 2d sec. at Ankara, temp., July 7, 
1945 ; cons, at Strasbourg Nov. 27, 1945 ; class five 
May 19, 1946 : For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13, 

1946 ; class three May 15, 1947 ; 1st sec. and cons, at 
Ottawa Mar. 29, 1948 ; married. 

Byrd, William H. — b. Dec. 18, 1918 ; app. branch 
supervisor of motor pool in Am. emb. at Athens Mar. 2, 
1948 ; chief of transportation Sept. 19, 1948 ; For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class five and garage supt. at Athens 
May 1, 1949 ; chief of transportation section at Athens 
Jan. 30, 1950 ; married. 

Byrne, James MacGregor. — b. Oyster Bay, N.Y., Aug. 
18, 1909 ; St. Paul's Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., A.B. 1931, 
LL.B. 1934 ; mem. of bar of N.Y. ; elk. with law firm 
1934-35 ; special asst. to Am. amb. in Buenos Aires 
1941-45 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 16, 1945 ; to the Dept. 
Aug. 14, 1946 ; 3d sec. at Bern Sept. 9, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; class five and 2d 
sec. and v.c. at Bern Apr. 14, 1948 ; at Madrid July 12, 
1948 ; loaned to ECA Mar. 20, 1949 ; married. 

Byrne, Patricia M. — b. Cleveland, Ohio, June 1, 1925 ; 
Vassar Coll., A.B. 1946 ; Sch. of Advanced Int. Studies, 
M.A. 1947 ; U.S. govt. ser. 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. 



officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. July 9, 1949; to the Dept. July 15, 1949; 3d 
sec. and v.c. at Athens Sept. 28, 1949. 

Byrnes, James Joseph, Jr. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., May 
6, 1918 ; Overhrook High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; 
Benjamin Franklin U., B.C.S. 1943 ; Georgetown U. 
(For. Ser.) 1945-; sec. in dept. store 1935-39; classi- 
fication investigator. Civil Ser. Commn., 1939-46 ; app. 
admin, officer, Div. of Int. Security Affairs, Dept. of 
State, CAF-12, May 20, 1946 ; exec, officer, CAF-13, 
Oct. 17, 1948; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949; GS-14 Feb. 5, 
1950 ; married. — S/S. 

Byrnes, Robert S. — b. Mar. 13, 1914 ; app. budget 

analyst. CAF-ll. In the Dept. of State May 17, 1948; 
org. and methods examiner Aug. 8, 1948; CAF-12 
Aug. 21, 1949; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949. — IE. 

Byrns, Kenneth Antrim. — b. Dickinson, N. Dak., Feb. 
18, 1912; Longmout (Colo.) High Sch. grad.; Colo. 
State Coll. of Education, A.B. 1935 ; San Diego State 
Coll. 1937-39 ; George Washington U., M.A. (For. 
Ser.) 1943; O.R.C. 1934-41, 1st It.; teacher In ele- 
mentary and high schs. 1933-35, 1930-37; command- 
ing officer. Civilian Conservation Corps 1935-36 and 
fiscal section of Ordnance Dept., War Dept., 1940-41 ; 
elk. in Am. consulate at Nogalcs July 3-15, 1941 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941, qualified July 16, 1941 ; v.c. 
at Nogales July 16, 1941 ; at Mexico City Aug. 29, 
1941 ; also 3d .sec. at Mexico City Nov. 1, 1941 ; v.c. at 
Veracruz July 11, 1942; at Port Elizabeth May 20, 
1943 ; class eight May 19, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class five Nov. 13, 1946 ; 2d sec. and v.c. at Reykjavik 
May 1, 1947 ; to the Dept. July 1, 1949 ; detailed to 
Northwestern U. for special study in econ. Sept. 1949 ; 
married. 

Byroade, Henry A. (Col.) — b. Maumee Township, Ind., 
July 24, 1913 ; U.S.M.A. grad. 1937 ; Cornell U., M.S. 
1940 ; U.S. Army 1937-, brig, gen., overseas ser. ; desig- 
nated act. deputy dir., Office of German and Austrian 
Affairs, Dept. of State, Mar. 7, 1949 ; dir. Oct. 8, 1949 ; 
dir., Bu. of German Affairs, Nov. 1, 1949 ; married. — 
GER. 

Bywater, John Arx. — b. Dresden, Germany, of Am. 
parents, Jan. 31, 1908 ; schs. in Italy, Switzerland, 
France, and Germany ; Hermann-Lietz Sch. (Bieber- 
stein, Germany) grad. ; Johann Wolfgang Go'^the U., 
Frankfort-on-the-Main, Germany, 1927-29 ; app. elk. 
in Am. consulate gen. at Frankfort-on-the-Main Oct. 
1, 1927; at St. John, N.B., June 10, 1936; v.c. at St. 
John Nov. 20, 1936 ; at Fredericton, temp.. Mar. 29, 
1939; at Danzig May 15, 1939 (canceled); at St. 
John June 30, 1939 ; at Danzig July 22, 1939 ; at 
Konigsberg Jan. 26, 1940 ; to the Dept. Aug. 20, 1941 ; 
furlough for mil. ser. (U.S. Army, capt., overseas ser.) 
1944-47 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class eleven, July 
21, 1947 ; v.c. at Florence Apr. 7, 1948 ; class ten Apr. 
18, 1948 ; class eight Nov. 28, 1948. 

Cabot, John Moors. — b. Cambridge, Mass., Dec. 11, 
1901 ; Browne and Nichols Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., 
A.B. 1923 ; Brasenose Coll., O.xford U., B.Litt. 1925 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career Sept. 
1, 1926 ; v.c. at Callao-Lima Feb. 26, 1927 ; For. Ser. 



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officer at the leg. at Santo Domingo Dec. 29, 1928 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. May 23, 1929 ; 3cl sec. at Santo 
Domingo June 11, 1929 ; class eight and cons. Apr. 15, 
1930 ; 3(1 sec. at Mexico City Dec. 26, 1930 ; at Guate- 
mala Jan. 22, 1932 (canceled) ; at Rio de Janeiro May 
12, 1932 ; class seven and 2d sec. at Rio de Janeiro Oct. 
1, 1935 ; 2d sec. at The Hague Dec. 13, 1935 ; at Stock- 
holm, temp., July 23, 1938 ; class six Aug. 17, 1938 ; 2d 
see. at Guatemala Aug. 24, 1938 ; class five May 1, 
1941 ; to the Dept. July 3, 1941 ; act. asst. chief, Div. 
of the Am. Republics, Sept. 26, 1942 ; asst. chief Mar. 
22, 1943 ; class four July 16, 1943 ; asst. chief, Div. 
of Caribbean and Central Am. Affairs, Jan. 15, 1944 ; 
act. chief, temp., May 2, 1944 ; chief, July 1, 1944 ; 
couns. of emb. at Bogota Jan. 31, 1945 (canceled) ; at 
Buenos Aires Apr. 19, 1945 ; class two May 16, 1945 ; 
couns. of emb. at Belgrade June 26, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class two Nov. 13, 1946 ; detailed to Nat. 
War. Coll. Sept. 8-Dec. 20, 1946 ; class one May 
15, 1947 ; couns. of emb. and cons, at Shanghai Nov. 

25, 1947 ; cons. gen. Feb. 12, 1948 ; cons. gen. at Shang- 
hai in addition to duties as couns. of emb., Feb. 23, 
1948 ; class of career minister June 19, 1948 ; E.B. and 
M.P. to Finland Feb. 2, 1950 ; married. 

Cady, John Clayton. — b. Montrose, Pa., July 13, 1898 ; 
Montrose High Sch. ; U. of Beaune, France, 1918 ; U.S. 
Army 1916-19, overseas ser. ; economist and executive 
for business publication 1919-30 ; asst. to pres.. Fed. 
Land Bank, 1931—44 ; app. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary 
and assigned as agri. att. at Bogota Oct. 13, 1944 ; asst. 
chief, Div. of Investment and Bcon. Development, Dept. 
of State, P-7, Dec. 9, 1946; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949; 
married. — ED. 

Caffery, Jefferson. — b. Lafayette, La., Dec. 1, 1886 ; 
Catholic U. of Amer., LL.D. 1941 ; U. of Brazil, Ph.D. 
(hon.) 1943; U. of Lyon, France, LL.D. (hon.) 1947; 
received Sign Las Americas Award 1943 and Catholic 
Action Medal 1944 ; Citoyen d'Honneur of Dijon, 
France, May 17, 1947 ; admitted to bar of La. 1909 ; 
hon. mem. of Brazilian Bar Assn. ; app. sec. of leg. at 
Caracas Mar. 2, 1911 ; elk. in the Dept. of State June 

26, 1913 ; sec. of leg. at Stockholm Sept. 11, 1913 ; sec. 
of emb. or leg. of class three by act approved Feb. 5, 
1915 ; assigned to Teheran Feb. 11, 1916 ; attached 
to Special Russian Mission to U.S. May 30, 1917 ; 
assigned to Paris June 30, 1917 ; rep., inter-Allied 
comm. on treatment and training of disabled soldiers 
and sailors, 1917-22, at Int. Conf., London, 1918, and 
sec. of Am. section 1919-22 ; mem., Bd. of Examiners, 
Diplo. Ser., exam, in Paris, May 1919 ; class two Aug. 

27, 1918 ; protocol detail for President Wilson, Paris, 
1919 ; detailed to the Dept. Sept. 1, 1919, visit of the 
King and Queen of the Belgians and of the Prince of 
Wales ; class one and couns, of emb. at Madrid Dec. 
20, 1919 ; charge d'affaires ad interim at Athens Jan. 
6, 1922 ; couns. of emb. at Tokyo Sept. 5, 1923 ; chm. of 
Am. Red Cross earthquake relief activities, Japan, 
Oct. 1923-Mar. 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class one 
July 1, 1924 ; couns. of emb. at Berlin May 22, 1925 ; 
detailed to meeting of Int. Chamber of Com., Brussels, 
1925; app. E.E. and M.P. to El Salvador Jan. 7, 1926; 
to Colombia June 27, 1928 ; special rep. of President 
Hoover with rank of A.E. and P. at inauguration of 
President of Colombia on Aug. 7, 1930 ; special rep. 
of the Dept. in El Salvador Dee. 1931-Jan. 1932 ; asst. 



sec. of state July 11, 1933 ; mem., Bd. of For. Ser. 
Personnel, Bd. of Examiners for the For. Ser., and 
For. Ser. Sch. Bd. Aug. 3-Dec. 27, 1933 ; personal rep. 
of President Roosevelt at Habana Dec. 4, 1933 ; A.E. 
and P. to Cuba Feb. 23, 1934 ; special rep. of U.S. 
with rank of A.E. and P. at inauguration of President 
of Cuba May 20, 1936, and at inauguration of President 
of Colombia Aug. 7, 1938 ; A.E. and P. to Brazil July 
13, 1937 ; U.S. rep. with personal rank of amb. to the 
de facto French Authority at Paris Sept. 21, 1944 ; 
A.E. and P. to France Nov. 25, 1944 ; accompanied 
President Truman to Berlin Conf. 1945 ; mem. of 
subcomm., Paris Peace Conf., 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class of career minister Nov. 14, 1946 ; as U.S. rep. 
signed peace treaties with Italy, Hungary, Rumania, 
and Bulgaria, at Paris, Feb. 10, 1947 ; U.S. rep. at 
deposit of ratifications of Italian treaty at Paris, Sept. 
15, 1947 ; A.E. and P. to Egypt July 9, 1949 ; married. 

Cahn, Rudolf Edwin. — b. New York, N.Y., Jan. 7, 
1900 ; business high sch. ; elk. 1915-17, at Rio de 
Janeiro 1917-20; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at 
Rio de Janeiro Aug. 1920 ; v.c. at Rio de Janeiro Oct. 
28, 1925 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight Nov. 13, 
1946 ; class seven Apr. 18, 1948 ; married. 

Cain, Bruce Caruthers. — b. Ringgold, Ga., Oct. 10, 
1914; Central High Sch. (Chattanooga, Tenn.) grad. ; 
business sch. grad. ; elk-bookkeeper and asst. purchas- 
ing agt. for textile co. 1933-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, 
overseas ser. ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. and assigned 
to the Dept. Apr. 12, 1946 ; at Belize June 14, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class fourteen Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
class twelve and cons. asst. at Belize Feb. 23, 1947 ; 
class eleven and v.c. at Belize Aug. 9, 1947 ; at Antigua 
Mar. 8, 1948 ; to the Dept. Oct. 25, 1948 ; disbursing 
officer at Guatemala Feb. 16, 1949 ; also v.c. at Guate- 
mala Apr. 20, 1949 ; class ten Nov. 13, 1949. 

Calcote, Robert Korte. — b. Washington, D.C., Sept. 18, 
1922 ; business-sch. grad. ; Benjamin Franklin U., 
B.C.S., 1942, M.C.S. 1943 ; private tutors in Brazil and 
Peru 1943-47 ; bookkeeper 1940-41, 1942-43 ; auditor 
with transportation corp. July-Sept. 1942 ; app. elk. 
in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Rio de 
Janeiro July 1, 1943 ; at Sao Paulo Feb. 5, 1945 ; at 
Lima July 16, 1946 ; admin, asst. at Lima Aug. 25, 
1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 
1946 ; class eleven and disbursing officer at Lima Mar. 
21, 1947 ; at Tunis Apr. 20, 1948 ; v.c. at Tunis Mar. 
23, 1949 ; class ten May 1, 1949 ; v.c. at Budapest 
June 23, 1949 ; class eight Nov. 13, 1949 ; asst. att. at 
Budapest in addition to duties as v.c. Feb. 9, 1950 ; 
married. 

Calder, Alonzo Bland. — b. Morrison, Iowa, May 23, 
1892 ; business sch. ; Coll. of City of N.Y. 1908-9 ; 
Cooper Union 1911-14 ; Columbia U. 1914-15 ; U. of 
Bern 1915-16 ; studied banking, exchange, and finance 
1916-17 ; N. China Union Language Sch. 1920-21 ; 
tutors in Fr., Russian, and Chinese ; elk. in Am. leg. in 
Bern and Am. emb. in Petrograd 1915-16 ; with 
banking firm 1916-17 ; cml. work in Petrograd and 
Shanghai 1917-20 ; app. elk. to trade commr. at Peking 
Feb. 8, 1921 ; asst. trade commr. at Peking July 1, 
1922 ; at Tokyo Oct. 20, 1923 ; trade commr. at Tokyo 
Jan. 1. 1926 ; at Shanghai Nov. 1, 1926 ; asst. cmL 



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att. at Peking July 28, 1928-Dec. 7, 1941 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class five July 1, 1939; cons, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; cons, at Shanghai In addi- 
tion to duties as asst. cml. att. Dec. 29, 1939-Dec. 7, 
1941 ; to the Dopt. June 3, 1942 ; 2d sec. and cons, at 
Moscow Oct. 5, 1942 ; class four July 16, 1943 ; 1st see. 
at Moscow In addition to duties as cons. Aug. 23, 
1943; at Cairo, temp., Dec. 26, 1944; at Chungking 
Dec. 27, 1944 (canceled) ; cml. att. at Chungking Feb. 
17, 1945 ; class three May 16, 1945 ; cml. att. at Chung- 
king (for duty at Shanghai) Sept. 12. 1945; For. Ser. 
officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons, at Singapore 
Dec. 15, 1948 ; class two Apr. 21, 1949 ; married. 

Calder, Donald B. — b. New York, N.Y., July 24, 1911 ; 
Columbia U., A.B. 1933 ; U. of Grenoble 4 mos. ; U. of 
Berlin 5 mos.; U. of Chicago 1934-35; Columbia U. 
1935-40; teaching fellow 1937-38, instr. 1939-40, 
dept. of econ.. Coll. of City of New York ; Acad, of Int. 
Law, The Hague, 1938 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 9, 1940 ; 
v.c. at Zurich Apr. 17, 1940; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 30, 
1941 ; v.c. at London June 2, 1941 ; al.so 3d sec. at Lon- 
don Dec. 22, 1941 ; class eight Mar. 1, 1945 ; class seven 
May 19, 1946 ; 2d sec. at London in addition to duties 
as v.c. July 11, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class five Nov. 
13, 1946 ; class four May 15, 1947 ; cons, at London in 
addition to duties as 2d sec. Aug. 11, 1947 ; to the Dept. 
Sept. 29, 1947 (to the Dept. of Com. Nov. 10, 1947) ; 
2d sec. and cons, at Brussels Dec. 22, 1948 ; married. 

Calder, Francis Willard. — b. Stacyvillo, Iowa, Dec. 26, 
1899 ; Townsend Harris Hall ; business sch. ; stenog. 
1915-17; Am. Mil. Mission to Russia 1917-18; elk. in 
Am. consulates at Vologda and Moscow Mar.-Aug. 
1918; in Am. emb. at Archangel 1918-19; app. v.c. at 
Odessa Dec. 6, 1919 ; at Constantinople Dec. 31, 1920 ; 
at Southampton Nov. 7, 1921 ; at Plymouth, temp., Apr. 
26, 1930 ; at Southampton Apr. 30, 1930 ; at London 
July 2, 1940 ; at Belfast Feb. 26, 1942 ; at Foynes Apr. 
16, 1942; at Southampton Mar. 25, 1944; For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class eight Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons. Dec. 23, 
1946 ; cons, at Southampton Jan. 31, 1947 ; class seven 
Jan. 9, 1949 ; cons, at Praha Feb. 25, 1949 ; married. 

Calderhead, William Dickson. — b. Carteret, N.J., Feb. 
22, 1919; Austin High Sch. (El Paso, Tex.) grad. ; 
U. of Tex., B.A. 1941 ; civilian property auditor, War 
Dept., 1941-44 ; app. v.c. at Seville Dec. 2, 1944 ; For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946; class 
eleven May 5, 1947 ; class ten June 15, 1947 ; v.c. at 
San Jos6 Feb. 28, 1949 ; class eight Mar. 6, 1949 ; 
married. 

Calderwood, Howard B. — b. Jan. 15, 1898 ; app. spe- 
cialist on int. org., P-6, in the Dept. of State Dec. 16, 
1946 ; alt. U.S. rep., Meeting of Commn. of Finance and 
Transfer, Permanent Comm. of Office Int. d'Hygi&ne 
Publique, Paris, 1948 ; alt. U.S. del., 2d World Health 
Assembly, Rome, 1949 ; U.S. del., 3d Meeting of Direct- 
ing Council of Pan Am. Sanitary Org., Lima, 1949 ; 
expert on int. org. affairs, P-7, Aug. 21, 1949 ; GS-14 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; alt. U.S. rep., 5th sess., Exec. Bd., World 
Health Org., Geneva. 1950. — UNE. 

Caldwell, Charles A. — b. Oct. 26, 1911 ; app. sr. radio 
operator in the For. Ser. and assigned at Algiers July 
1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight Nov. 1.3. 



1946 ; sr. radio operator at Munich Jan. 17, 1947 ; at 
Manila July 10, 1947 ; class six and receiving station 
supervisor May 15, 1949; class five Aug. 21, 1949; 
married. 

Caldwell, Elsie Fletcher (Mrs.) — b. Taegu, Korea, May 
2, 1916 ; naturalized 1941 ; Wilson Coll., B.A. 1938 ; 
N.Y.U., M.A. 1941 ; social worker. New York City Mis- 
sion Society 1939-41 ; teacher, Montreat Coll., 1941- 
42; U.S. Navy 1943-46, It. (jg) ; visual specialist, 
Dept. of Army, 1946-48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class eight and assigned as asst. cultural officer at 
Seoul Jan. 1, 1949 ; class seven May 29, 1949. 

Caldwell, George White, Jr. — b. Necaxa, Mexico, of 
Am. parents. Mar. 5, 1911 ; Inst. Selig. Vevey, Switzer- 
land, 1923 ; Am. High Sch. (Mexico City) grad. ; Prince- 
ton U., B.A. 1933 ; Sch. of Public and Int. Affairs, cert. 
1933 ; U. of Tex. Law Sch. 1933-35 ; estimator for steel 
CO. 193(5-42 ; partner, metal specialties co. and incinera- 
tor CO. 1940-42 ; industrial specialist. Steel Div., War 
Production Bd., 1942-43 ; app. econ. analyst in the For. 
Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Bogotii June 14, 1943 ; at 
Copenhagen Aug. 5. 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
eight Nov. 13, 1946; class six and att. at Copenhagen 
Nov. 14, 194S ; class five Nov. 27, 1949 ; married. 

Caldwell, John Cope. — b. Futsing, Fukien, China, of 
Am. parents, Nov. 27, 1913; Am. High Sch. (Shang- 
hai) grad.; Vanderbilt U., A.B. 1935; U. of Tenn., 
grad. work summers 1938-40 ; dir. of education, Tenn. 
Game and Fish Commn., 1935-36 ; educational asst., 
Tenn. Conservation Dept., 1936-42 ; dir. of research, 
Tenn. State Planning Commn., 1942-43 ; dir. of South- 
east China branch 1943-44, chief of China section 
1944-45, Office of War Information ; transferred to 
the Dept. of State as regional specialist, CAF-13, Aug. 
31, 1945 ; act. chief. Area Div. Ill, June 25, 1946 ; 
P-7 July 14, 1946 ; resigned June 30, 1947 ; app. For. 
Ser. Reserve officer of class three and assigned as att. 
at Seoul Jan. 1, 1949; to the Dept. Nov. 29, 1949; 
married. — FE/P. 

Caldwell, Oliver Johnson. — b. Foochow, China, of Am. 
parents, Nov. 16, 1904 ; Shanghai Am. Sch. grad. ; 
Oberlin Coll., B.A. 1926, M.A. 1927 ; studied in China ; 
master in private sch. 1929-35; assoc. prof., U. of 
Amoy, China, 1935-30 ; prof. 1936-38, acting head of 
dept. of for. languages 1937-38, U. of Nanking ; exec. 
sec, Assoc. Bds. for Christian Colls, in China, 1938-43 ; 
U.S. Army 1943-46, capt., overseas ser. ; app. chief of 
student section, Div. of Int. Exchange of Persons, Dept. 
of State, P-5, Apr. 24, 1946; P-6 Dec. 15, 1946; 
educationist, P-7, Jan. 10, 1948 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
married. — lEP. 

Caldwell, Robert Granville. — b. Bogota, Colombia, of 
Am. parents, Aug. 31, 1882 ; Coll. of Wooster, B.A. 
1904; Princeton U., Ph.D. 1912; instr., Forman ColL, 
India, 1904-06, Huron Coll. 1907-08, Coll. of Wooster 
1908-10 ; fellow in hist., Princeton U., 1910-12 ; prof, 
of politics and economics. Coll. of Wooster, 1912-14 ; 
asst. prof, of hist. 1914-19 and prof, of Am. hist. 
1919-33, Rice Inst. ; author ; app. E.E. and M.P. to 
Portugal June 13, 1933 ; to Bolivia May 4, 1937 ; 
resigned Aug. 31, 1939 ; dean of humanities, Mass. Inst. 



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of Tech., 1939-48 ; app. For Ser. Reserve officer of 
class three and assigned as att. at Buenos Aires Nov. 
30, 1948 ; class two Dec. 16, 1949 ; married. 

Caldwell, Robert Wallace. — b. New York, N.Y., June 
17, 1919 ; Chapel Hill (N.C.) High Sch. grad. ; Cornell 
U., B.A. 1940; Johns Hopkins U.,. M.A. 1942, Ph.D. 
1943 ; R.O.T.C. 1936-40, 1st It. ; asst. in hist., Johns 
Hopkins U., 1942-43 ; app. elk. near the Govt, of Greece 
established in Egypt Oct. 14, 1943 ; v.c. at Athens Jan. 
25, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class eleven Nov. 13, 
1946 ; v.c. at Dublin Mar. 23, 1948 ; class nine May 30, 
1948 ; married. 

Caldwell, William B. — b. Bonham, Tex., Dec. 21, 
1909 ; Tex. Tech. Coll., B.A. 1933 ; Houston Law Sch., 
LL.B. 1936 ; legal elk., atty. in bank 1933-40 ; v.c. 
at Santiago, Habana, and Buenos Aires 1941-46 ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class five and assigned to the 
Dept. Jan. 20, 1947 ; att. at Santiago Feb. 12, 1947 ; 
att. at Panama July 23, 1949 ; married. 

Caldwell, William J. — b. Hamilton, Ont., Canada, Apr. 
6, 1917 ; naturalized 1940 ; high sch. ; Canisius Coll. 
1939-40 ; U. of Buffalo 1940-41 ; Am. Sch. of Law 
1949- ; reporter and rewriter for newspaper 1935^3 ; 
U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; information spe- 
cialist 1946, news chief and asst. to dir. of public 
relations 1947-49, OMGUS ; assoc. historian, War 
Dept., 1946-47 ; public relations officer, Allied Control 
Council, 1946-48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
four and assigned as press officer. Office of Land Commr. 
for Bavaria, at Munich Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — : 
HICOG. 

Cale, Edward Graham. — b. Windsor, N.C, Nov. 30, 
1906 ; Chowan High Sch. grad. ; U. of Richmond, B.A. 
1928 ; U. of Va., M.A. 1932, Ph.D. 1935 ; research fel- 
low, Brookings Inst., 1935-36 ; teacher in high sch. 
1928-33, 1934-35 ; asst. prof, of econ., Tulane U., 1936- 
38 ; assoc. prof, of econ., D. of Richmond, 1938-41 ; 
app. divisional asst. at $3,800 in the Dept. of State July 
10, 1941 ; chm., Interdept. Coffee Advisory Comm., 
1941- ; at $4,600 Sept. 1, 1942 ; alt. del., 1943-44, deL 
1944-, Inter-Am. Coffee Bd. ; at $0,600 June 1, 1943 ; 
asst. chief. Commodities Div., Feb. 22, 1944 ; at $6,500 
June 16, 1944 ; act. chief. Commodities Div., Sept. 18, 

1944 ; U.S. del.. Int. Wheat Council, 1944- ; act. assoc. 
chief. Commodities Div., May 31, 1945 ; at $7,175 July 
1, 1945 ; assoc. chief. Commodities Div., at $8,750 
(P-8) Aug. 24, 1945, Div. of Int. Resources Nov. 1, 

1945 ; mem., U.S. del.. Int. Wheat Conf., London, 1947, 
Special Session, Int. Wheat Council, Washington, 1948 ; 
assoc. U.S. mem.. Food and Agri. Org. Council, Nov. 
1947- ; U.S. mem., Preparatory Comm., Int. Wheat 
Council, London, 1948 ; v. chm., U.S. del., 1st sess.. Int. 
Wheat Council, Washington, 1948 ; act. U.S. mem., 3d 
sess.. Council of FAO, Washington, 1948 ; alt. U.S. 
mem., 4th sess., Conf. of FAO, Washington, 1948 ; U.S. 
del.. Int. Wheat Conf., Washington, 1949 ; chm., U.S. 
del., Preparatory Conf. on World Pulp Problems, Mont- 
real, 1949 ; assoc. U.S. mem., 6th sess.. Council of 
FAO, Paris, 1949; U.S. del., 1st sess.. Int. Wheat 
Council, Washington, 1949 ; deputy dir.. Office of Mid- 
dle Am. Affairs, Oct. 3, 1949 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
ma rr led. — M/D. 



Calhoun, John Archibald. — b. Berkeley, Calif., Oct. 
29, 1918 ; Lord Thomas' Sch., Thames, England ; U. 
High Sch. (Oakland) grad.; U. of Calif., B.A. 1939; 
Harvard U., M.A. 1940 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at 
Tijuana June 11, 1941 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941, 
qualified July 16, 1941 ; v.c. at Tijuana July 16, 1941 ; 
at Cairo June 18, 1942 (canceled) ; 3d sec. and v.c. at 
Tehran Sept. 5, 1942 ; furlough for mil. ser. (U.S. 
Navy, ens., overseas ser.) Jan. 17, 194,5-June 20, 1946; 
class eight Aug. 13, 1945 ; v.c. at Berlin June 20, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class five Nov. 13, 1946 ; class four 
Apr. 14, 1948 ; cons. May 22, 1948 ; cons, at Berlin 
June 4, 1948 ; to the Dept. Sept. 15, 1949. — GER. 

Calkin, Homer L. — b. Clearfield, Iowa, May 5, 1912 ; 
U. of Iowa, B.A. 1935, M.A. 1936, Ph.D. 1939 ; high- 
sch. instr. 1941-42 ; orgs, and propaganda analyst, 
Dept. of Justice, 1942-43 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, 1st It. ; 
instr. in hist.. Am. U., 1946-47 ; archivist, Nat. Ar- 
chives, 1946-50 ; app. archivist, GS-11, in the Dept. of 
State Jan. 23, 1950.— DC. 

Calkins, Howard W. — b. Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, Apr. 
12, 1916 ; Western Reserve U., A.B. 1938 ; asst. cashier 
1939-41, elk. 1942-43, for mfg. cos. ; U.S. Army 1943- 
46, overseas ser. ; press officer 1946-47, chief of branch 
1947-48, public information officer 1948-49, OMGUS ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class six and assigned 
as press officer. Office of Land Commr. for Bremen, 
Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Callaham, Thomas H. — b. Lynchburg, Va., Nov. 29, 
1915 ; Va. Polytechnic Inst., B.S. 1937 ; accountant 
1937-40 ; U.S. Army 1940-49, capt., overseas ser. ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class six and assigned as 
budget and fiscal officer, Office of Admin., at Frankfort 
on the Main Dec. 2, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Callahan, Alfred L. — b. Mar. 12, 1909 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class nine and assigned as transporta- 
tion operator at Manila Jan. 13, 1947 ; class seven and 
sr. engineer at Manila May 15, 1949 ; married. 

Callahan, Arthur Edward. — b. New York, N.Y., Sept. 
17, 1919 ; Fordham U., B.A. 1939, M.A. 1942 ; U.S. 
Navy 1942-46, It., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class nine and assigned to the Dept. Nov. 13, 
1946 ; v.c. at Cairo Mar. 7, 1947 ; married. 

Callahan, James Edwin. — b. Fall River, Mass., June 
22, 1898 ; business-sch. grad. ; Tech. High Sch. ; with 
textile industry 1916-17; elk.. War Dept., 1917-19; 
elk. in Am. consulate at Prague 1919-22 ; Am. Relief 
Admin., Moscow, 1922 ; mfg. co. 1923-25 ; app. elk. In 
Am. consulate gen. at London Mar. 12, 1925 ; v.c. at 
London July 7, 1925 ; at Bristol, temp., Sept. 9, 1939 ; at 
London Nov. 9, 1939; at Cork Oct. 16, 1940; at Mont- 
real Aug. 11, 1941 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class six 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons. Dec. 23, 1946 ; cons, at Montreal 
Jan. 31, 1947 ; class five July 10, 1949 ; cons, at Van- 
couver Aug. 2, 1949 ; married. 

Callahan, Jesse W. — b. Cleburne, Tex., Apr. 25, 1913 ; 
Forest High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; N. Tex. Agri. 
Coll. 1932-34 ; mech. and driver for automobile corp. 
1934-35 ; police patrolman 1936-40 ; U.S. Army 1940- 
48, capt., overseas ser. ; public safety adviser, OMGUS, 



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1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class four and 
assigned as public safety specialist, Land Commr. for 
Hesse, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949; mar- 
ried. — HICOG. 

Callahan, Maurine Moore (Mrs.) — h. Santa Anna, 
Tex. ; Fort Worth High Sch. grad. ; Tex. Christian U., 
A.B. 1928 ; George Washington U. 1942-43 ; teacher In 
public schs. 1929-33 ; sec. and elk. 1937-41 ; analyst. 
War Dept.. 1941-47 ; app. pol. intelligence analyst, P— 4, 
In the Dept. of State Jan. 20, 1947; GS-ll Oct. 30, 
1949.— R/SPS. 

Callanan, Leo Joseph. — b. Boston, Mass., Jan. 18, 
1900 ; Boston Coll. High Sch. grad. ; Boston Coll., A.B. 
1921 ; Georgetown U., M.A. and M.S. (For. Ser.) 1923; 
app. cons. asst. Aug. 28, 1923 ; v.c. at Genoa Mar. 17, 
1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; v.c. at 
Melbourne, temp., Mar. 18, 1926 ; at Adelaide Nov. 19, 
1926 ; at Melbourne Dec. 24, 1926 ; at Adelaide, temp., 
Feb. 8, 1927 ; at Melbourne May 16, 1927 ; at Adelaide, 
temp., Oct. 13, 1927; at Nassau Nov. 7, 1929; at Port 
Said Mar. 26, 1930 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at 
Port Said July 24, 1930; at Madras May 19, 1931; 
at Bombay Mar. 19, 1932 ; at Nairobi Dec. 9, 1932 ; at 
Aden Sept. 19, 1933 ; class seven July 1, 1934 ; class 
six Apr. 1, 1936; cons, at Barcelona May 22, 1936; 
at Millaga Apr. 7, 1937 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 
1, 1937 : class five June 16, 1938 ; cons, at Oporto Nov. 
24, 1939 ; at Pernambuco Jan. 8, 1942 ; class four July 
16, 1943 ; 1st sec. and cons, at Rio de Janeiro May 25, 
1944 : class three May 16, 1945 ; cons, at Victoria, B.C., 
July 17, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13, 
1946 : cons, at Hankow May 6. 1948 ; cons. gen. June 
19, 1948; cons. gen. at Hankow July 2, 1948; at 
Yokohama Dec. 9, 1949 ; married. 

Callender, John Robert. — b. St. Paul, Minn., July 7, 
1919; U. of Minn., B.S. 1942, LL. B. 1947; mem. of 
bar of Minn. ; U.S. Navy 1942-46, It. ; intelligence 
analyst, Navy Dept., 1947-48 ; asst. chief of staff, 
OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
six and assigned as admin, officer. Office of Pol. Affairs, 
ai Herford Dec. 7, 1949. — HICOG. 

Cameron, Gertrude Grimwood (Mrs.) — b. Peekskill, 
N.Y. ; Radcliffe Coll., B. A. 1934 ; research asst. 1935- 
40 ; admin, asst., Bennington Coll., 1940-44 ; social, 
sci. analyst. Office of War Information, 1944-45 ; ad- 
min, asst., UNRRA, 1945-46 ; app. admin, analyst, 
CAF-9, in the Dept. of State Oct. 17, 1946 ; asst. to the 
chief, Div. of Int. Exchange of Persons, P-3, Jan. 31, 
1947 ; information and editorial specialist, CAF-11, 
July 10, 1949; GS-H, Oct. 30, 1949.— lEP. 

Cameron, Turner C, Jr. — b. Faunsdale, Ala., Sept. 
5, 1914 ; Uniontown High Sch. grad. ; D. of Ala., A.B. 
1936 ; La. State U., M.A. 1937 ; Princeton U., Ph.D. 
1940 ; instr. in govt.. Sweet Briar Coll., 1940-42 ; app. 
divisional asst. at .$3,200 in the Dept. of State July 6, 
1942 ; at $3,800 July 1, 1943 ; at $4,600 July 16, 1944 ; 
sr. econ. analyst in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned 
at Paris Oct. 5, 1944 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class five 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class four, cons, of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 28, 1947 ; 2d 
sec. and cons, at Paris Sept. 6, 1 947. 



Cameron, Warde M. — b. Salt Lake City, Utah, Nov. 
28, 1909 ; Latter Day Saints High Sch. grad. ; business 
8ch. ; U. of Utah 1931-34 ; George Washington U., 
LL.B. 1937 ; mem. of bars of D.C. and Utah ; with 
Home Owners' Loan Corp. and Public Works Admin., 
1934-38; atty.. Fed. Public Housing Authority, 1938- 
42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, It. col. ; app. exec. asst. to the 
asst. sec. of state for occupied areas, P-7, May 2, 1946"; 
exec, asst.. Office of the Legal Adviser, Oct. 13, 
1947 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; asst. legal adviser for 
admin, and For. Ser., GS-15, Feb. 5, 1950. — L/A. 

Camp, Miriam. — b. Lynn, Mass. ; Mount Holyoke Coll., 
B.A. 1933 ; Bryn Mawr Coll., M.A. 1938 ; Nat. Inst, of 
Public Affairs 1938-39 ; econ. analyst, Nat. Defense 
Advisory Comm., Office of Price Admin., 1940-42 ; 
Bd. of Econ. Warfare 1942-43 ; app. econ. analyst In 
the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at London July 1, 

1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
divisional asst., P-6, in the Dept. of State Jan. 13, 

1947 ; special asst. on int. econ. orgs., P-7, Feb. 6, 
1949 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949. — EUR. 

Campbell, Arthur J. — b. New York, N.Y., Nov. 1, 1901 ; 
Georgetown U., B.S. (For. Ser.) 1926; rep. in charge, 
U.S. Treas. (Hong Kong), 1932-42; U.S. Navy 1943- 
46, It. comdr., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class five and assigned to the Dept. Nov. 21, 1946 ; 
att. at Batavia Mar. 25, 1947 (Djakarta Dec. 30, 
1949) ; class three Dec. 9, 1949. 

Campbell, Charles Edward, Jr. — b. Peabody, Mass., 
Feb. 14, 1918 ; Bowdoin Coll., A.B. 1939 ; Harvard U. 
1939-41 ; U. of Vt. 1939 ; newspaper reporter 1940-42 ; 
U.S. Army 1942-46 ; historian 1946-47, public rela- 
tions dir." 1947-48, pol. analyst 1948-49, War Dept. 
in Europe ; app. For Ser. Staff officer of class nine 
and assigned as cultural affairs adviser. Office of Land 
Commr. for Wiirttemberg-Baden, at Stuttgart Oct. 16, 
1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Campbell, Donald B. — b. Des Moines, Iowa, Mar. 14, 
1908 ; high-sch. grad. ; Harvard U., B.A. 1932 ; teacher 
in Habana 1932-35 ; private teacher in Mexico City 
1935-37; editor of publications in Mexico 1937-38; 
salesman and mgr. with Am. firm in Mexico 1938-40; 
sec. for Mexican corp. 1940-41 ; app. clerk in Am. 
emb. at Mexico City Apr. 3, 1941 ; admin, asst. at 
Mexico City Feb. 10, 1946; For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven and librarian 
at Mexico City Mar. 21, 1948 ; married. 

Campbell, Dorotha Wilson (Mrs.) — b. Windham, 
Conn. ; Hartford High Sch. grad. ; Wheelock CoU. 
1916-18 ; Columbia U., summers 1024-26 ; personnel 
asst. and dir. with dept. stores 1931-38 ; asst. mgr. 
of studios 1939-40 ; personnel asst.. Office of Civilian 
Defense, 1941-42 ; placement officer, Office for Emer- 
gency Management, 1942-44 ; app. employee counselor 
at $3,200 in the Dept. of State Sept. 11, 1944 ; at 
$3,300 Apr. 1, 1945 ; asst. chief of section at $3,800 
(CAF-11) May 29, 1945; GS-ll Oct. 30, 1949; chief 
of personnel relations branch, Div. of Departmental 
Personnel, GS-12, Jan. 8, 1950.— DP. 

Campbell, Duncan.— b. Marion, 111., July 14, 1910 ; D. 
of Ala., B.A. 1931 ; Northwestern U., M.A. 1932 ; sec. 
to Bd., Bituminous Coal Labor Bd., 1933-34; research 



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asst. and statistician, Petroleum Labor Policy Bd., 
1934-36 ; chief mediator, Fed. Works Agency, 1936-41 ; 
adviser on labor relations, Ofllce of Sec. of Interior, 
1941_47 ; U.S. Navy 1943-45, It., overseas ser. ; man- 
power specialist, Nat. Security Resources Bd., 1948 ; 
app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four and as- 
signed as cons. att. at Batavia Aug. 9, 1948 ; also att. 
at Bangkok and cons. att. at Batavia, Kuala Lumpur, 
and Singapore Sept. 30, 1948; att. and econ. officer 
at Djarkarta Jan. 30, 1950. 

Campbell, Estelle M. (Mrs.) — b. Tucson, Ariz. ; El 
Paso (Tex.) High Sch. grad. ; Columbia U. and Barnard 
Coll. 1919-29 : with dept. of art and archeology, 
Princeton U., 1940-41 ; picture editor. Rural Electrifi- 
cation Admin., 1941-42 ; acting chief of picture ser. 
section, Office of War Information, 1942-45 ; app. 
picture editor, CAF-11, in the Dept. of State Mar. 11, 
1946 ; CAF-12 July 11, 1948 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949.— 
INP. 

Campbell, James H. — b. Minneapolis, Minn., Jan. 9, 
1911 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class four and 
assigned as displaced persons specialist, Pol. Affairs 
Div., Office of Land Commr. for Wiirttemberg-Baden, 
at Stuttgart Oct. 16, 1949.— HICOG. 

Campbell, John C. — b. Spokane, Wash., Jan. 29, 1893 ; 
U. of S. Calif. Law Sch., certs. 1922 ; Blackstone Inst., 
LL.B. 1934 ; mem. of bar of Calif, and U.S. Supreme 
Court ; U.S. Army 1917-19, 2d It., 1942-46 maj., over- 
seas ser. ; supt. 1919-26, exec. 1926-28, with banks ; 
exec, of loan co. 1928-35 ; private law practice 1919- 
42 ; atty., with legal div. 1946-48, dist. judge 1948-49, 
OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class four and 
assigned as dist. judge, U.S. Courts for Germany at 
Marburg Oct. 16, 1949 ; class three Jan. 22, 1950 ; 
married. — HICOG. 

Campbell, John Coert. — b. New York, N.Y., Oct. 8, 
1911 ; Harvard U., A.B. 1933, A.M. 1936, Ph.D. 1940 ; 
U. of Paris and U. of Grenoble 1938-39 ; instr. in 
political science, U. of Louisville, 1940-41 ; research 
fellow. Council on For. Relations, 1941-42 ; app. divi- 
sional asst. at $3,200 in the Dept. of State July 17, 
1942 ; at $3,800 Mar. 16, 1943 ; at $4,600 Mar. 16, 
1944 ; country specialist July 1, 1944 ; at $5,180 July 
1, 1945 ; act. asst. chief, Div. of Southeast European 
Affairs, July 16, 1945; at $5,390 Sept. 23, 1945; re- 
signed Sept. 27, 1946 ; editor. Council on For. Rela- 
tions, 1946-49 ; app. asst. chief, Div. of Southern 
European Affairs, P-7, in the Dept. of State Mar. 14, 
1949 ; act. chief, Div. of Southeast European Affairs, 
Aug. 2, 1949 ; act. officer In charge of Balkan affairs, 
Oct. 3, 1949 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— EB. 

Campbell, John Wilson. — b. Greenville, Ala., June 24, 
1912; Simpson High Sch. (Birmingham) grad.; Bir- 
mingham-Southern Coll., A.B. 1934 ; Nat. U. of Mex- 
ico, grad. work 1937 ; Duke U., grad. work 1938 ; 
Emory U., M.A. 1939 ; U. of Tex., grad. work 1940 ; 
insp. for retail credit co. May-Nov. 1935 ; instr. 
In public schs. 1935-37, 1940-42 ; Ala. Coll. 1937- 
38, Emory U. 1938-40 ; asst. censor 1942, liaison officer 
1942-44, chief of div. 1944-45, Office of Censorship ; 
app. elk. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned to the 
Dept. May 1, 1945; v.c. at Bogota May 9, 1945; cul- 



tural-relations att. at Bogota Feb. 10, 1946 ; admin, 
officer at Bogota July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer 
of class five Nov. 13, 1946 ; asst. cultural officer at 
Bogota Nov. 13, 1946 ; asst. public-affairs officer at 
Bogota Mar. 31, 1947 ; public-affairs officer at Port-au- 
Prince June 25, 1947 ; asst. att. at Port-au-Prince Oct. 
19, 1947 ; class four July 25, 1948 ; married. 

Campbell, Katrine A. (Mrs.) — b. Copenhagen, Den- 
mark ; Am. citizen ; high sch. ; private schs. in Den- 
mark ; asst. editor with publishing cos. 1921-27 ; exec, 
sec. of fund-raising org. 1941—42 ; feature writer, Office 
of War Information, 1942-46 ; transferred to the Dept. 
of State as news editor, CAF-11, Aug. 31, 1945 ; editor 
July 14, 1946 ; feature writer, CAF-12, May 30, 

1948 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949. — INP. 

Campbell, Laurence P. — b. Oct. 18, 1920 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned as market- 
ing specialist, Office of Econ. Affairs at Frankfort on 
the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Campbell, Stuart Bland, Jr. — b. Wytheville, Va., July 
30, 1916; Presbyterian Coll., B.A. 1937; U. of Va., 
LL.B. 1941 ; mem. of bar of Va. ; teacher in high sch. 
1937-38 ; atty. 1941-42 ; app. elk. in the Dept. of 
State Apr. 27, 1942 ; sec. to Bd. of Appeals on Visa 
Cases, Dept. of State, June 1, 1942 ; resigned Nov. 
1943 ; dir. of procurement and coordination, UNRRA, 
Greek Mission, 1944-47 ; partner in law firm 1947-48 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 30, 1948 ; to the Dept. Jan. 4, 

1949 ; v.c. at Salonika Mar. 14, 1949. 

Campbell, Waldemar Berton. — b. Spokane, Wash., Aug. 
14, 1911; U. of Wash., B.A. 1934, M.A. 1935; U. of 
Wis. 1939-40 ; U. of Calif. 1940-42 ; teacher in high 
sch. 1935-39 ; teaching asst., U. of Wis., 1939-40 ; 
reader and research fellow, U. of Calif., 1941-42 ; re- 
search analyst. Office of Strategic Services, 1942-45 ; 
transferred to the Dept. of State as research analyst, 
P-4 Oct. 1, 1945; P-5 May 16, 1948; GS-12 Oct. 30, 
1949.— DRE. 

Campbell, William Archibald. — b. Mobile, Ala., Jan. 
20, 1901 ; high-sch. grad. ; San Diego State Coll. 1929 ; 
bank elk. 1917-24; elk. in Am. leg. at Asunci6n Nov. 
24, 1924 ; resigned Mar. 1, 1929 ; hotel elk. 1929-40 ; 
auditor for law firm 1940-41 ; app. elk. in Am. con- 
sulate at Tijuana Nov. 17, 1941 ; v.c. at Tijuana June 
26, 1944 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 
1946; v.c. at Ciudad Juarez Dec. 11, 1946 (canceled) ; 
class eleven and v.c. at Guatemala Apr. 25, 1947 ; v.c. 
at Florence Apr. 25, 1949 ; class nine and v.c. and asst. 
cons. att. at Florence Sept. 18, 1949 ; married. 

Campen, Thomas Stokes. — b. Goldsboro, N.C., May 
24, 1905 ; Goldsboro High Sch. grad. ; U. of N.C., B.S. 
1926 ; Harvard U., M.B.A. 1928 ; asst. insp. and ac- 
counting elk. with importing co. in Central Amer. 1928- 
35 ; elk. to cml. att. at Habana 1935-39 ; app. asst. 
trade commr. at Habana May 18, 1939 ; For. Ser. officer 
unclass. July 1, 1939; v.c. of career and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; v.c. at Habana Dec. 29, 1939 ; 
class eight Feb. 1, 1942 ; 3d sec. at Habana in addi- 
tion to duties as v.c. Aug. 13, 1942 ; asst. cml. att. at 
Habana Dec. 16, 1942 ; class seven Nov. 16, 1943 ; 
cml. att. at San Jos6 Feb. 1945 ; act. cml. att. at San 



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Jos6 Mar. 21, 1945; class six May 16, 1945; act. cml. 
att. at Lima Apr. 16, 1946; For. Ser. officer of class 
four Nov. 13, 1946; cml. att. at Lima Apr. 20. 1947; 
class three Apr. 21, 1949; 1st sec. at Buenos Aires 
June 20, 1949 ; married. 

Canada, Gordon Lee. — b. Denver, Colo., June 14, 1911 ; 
Yale U., B.A. 19.33 ; sales trainee for electric corp. 
19.33-35 ; claims investigator and adjuster 1935-37, 
field asst. 1937-38, for Insur. co. ; sales rep. for florists 
ser. 1938 ; asst. to dept. mgr., investment firm, 1938- 
41 ; self-employed in investni»>nt business 1941 ; liiiison 
officer, Brit. Air Commn., 1941-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-49, 
dipt., overseas ser. ; e.xec. sec. and sales mgr. for frozen- 
foods corp. 1940-48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
eight and assigned as investigator at Seoul Aug. 5, 
1949. 

Canary, Clarence A.— b. Manhattan, Kans.. Mar. 23, 
1914; high-sch. grad. ; Georgetown U., B.S. (For. Ser.) 
1941 ; elk. and supervisor. Fed. Security Agency, 1936- 
41 ; field progi-am officer 1941-43, admin, officer 1943- 
44, and asst. special rep. in Brazil 1944-45, Office of 
Inter-Am. Affairs ; transferred to the Dept. of State, 
Aug. 31, 1945 ; act. admin, officer, Div of Libraries 
and Insts., CAF-12, Jan. 1, 1046 ; admin, officer Aug. 
25, 1946 ; field program officer, P-5, Jan. 11, 1948 ; GS- 
12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; GS-13 Dec. 12, 1949 ; married. — ILL 

Candreva, George John. — b. W. Sayville, N.Y., Feb. 22, 
1923; Cortland State Teachers Coll., B.S. 1947 ; Colum- 
bia U., M.A., Ed. D. 1949 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas 
ser. ; teacher in high sch. 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class nine and assigned as cultural officer at 
Lahore June 22, 1949 ; married. 

Canfield, William D.— b. Springfield, Mass., Nov. 22, 
1913 ; Northeastern U., LL.B. 1940 ; mem. of bar of 
Mass. ; salesman 1937-39 ; sales mgr. for supply co. 
1939-41 ; machine operator 1941-42 ; U.S. Army 
1042-46, maj., overseas ser. ; prosecutor, OMGUS, 
1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class six and 
assigned as district atty.. Office of Gen. Counsel, at 
Ansbach Oct. 16, 1949 ; class five Feb. 19, 1950 ; mar- 
ried.— HICOG. 

Cannon, Cavendish Welles.— b. Salt Lake City, Utah, 
Feb. 1, 1895; Salt Lake High Sch. grad.; U. of Utah, 
A.B. 1916, grad. work 1919; U. of Paris; study in 
music composition, Paris and Vienna ; hist, research, 
Vienna : bead of depts. of Eug. and hist, in high sch. 
1916-18; U.S.M.C, 1918-19, overseas ser.; app. to 
diplo. mission at Vienna Feb. 19. 1920; in Am. leg. at 
Vienna Nov. 25, 1921; v.c. at Zurich June 22, 1927; 
For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career May 17, 
1928 ; v.c. at Zurich May 29, 1928 ; v.c. and For. Ser. 
officer at Am. leg. at Sofia Apr. 19. 1933 ; sec. in the 
Dii)lo. Ser. May 11, 1933; 3d sec. at Sofia in addition 
to duties as v.c. June 2, 1933 ; class eight July 1, 
1934; cons. Jan. 22, 1935; cons, at Sofia in addition 
to duties as 3d sec. Jan. 24, 1935 ; cons, and 3d sec. 
at Athens and cons, for Italian Islands of the Aegean 
Feb. 18. 1939; class seven Mar. 1. 1939; 2d sec. in 
addition to duties as cons. Mar. 30, 1939; to the Dept. 
Mar. 15, 1941 ; class six Feb. 1. 1942; class five Nov. 
16, 1943: asst. chief, Div. of Southern European 
Affairs, Jan. 15, 1944 ; chief Oct. 1, 1944 ; 1st sec. and 



cons, at Lisbon Apr. 18, 1945 ; class three May 16, 
1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
A.E. and P. to Yugoslavia Apr. 10, 1947; class two 
May 15, 1947 ; chm., U.S. del.. Int. Conf. To Consider 
Free Navigation of the Danube, Belgrade, 1948 ; class 
one Apr. 21, 1949 ; to the Dept. Jan. 17, 1950 ; married. 

Cannon, Claude Marcus. — b. June 13, 1896 ; app. busi- 
ness mgr. of Lil)cri;in Econ. Mission in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary and assigned at Monrovia July 1, 1946; For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; married. 

Cannon, Henry B. — app. cultural-relations officer in 
the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at London Oct. 
31, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven Nov. 13, 
1946. 

Cannon, Marie Willis (Mrs.) — b. Dillon, Mont., Oct. 
31, 1904; Ogden (Utah) High Sch. grad.; U. of Utah, 
A.B. 1926 ; U. of Calif., M. A. 1932 ; teaching fellow, U. 
of Utah, 1923-25; teacher in public sch. 1926-28; 
asst.. Library of Cong., 1929-45 ; app. publications 
officer in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Madrid 
Oct. 18, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven Nov. 
13, 1946 ; asst. att. at Madrid Dec. 14, 1947 ; class six 
and att. at Madrid Nov. 14, 1948. 

Cansler, Norman Louis. — b. Ft. Lewis, Wash., June 
30, 1922; Georgetown U., B.S. (For. Ser.) 1943; app. 
divisional asst. at $2,000 in the Dept. of State Apr. 
19, 1944 ; at $2,320 July 1, 1945 ; P-2 May 13, 1946 ; 
resigned June 30, 1947 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class eleven and assigned to the Dept. Nov. 17, 1947 ; 
v.c. at Cebu Dec. 23, 1947 ; married. 

Canter, Jacob. — b. Newton, Mass., July 13, 1911 ; 
Newton High Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., A.B. 1932, A.M. 
1933, Ph.D. 1940; Cambridge U., England, 1937-38; 
U. of Paris 1937-38 ; instr.. Harvard U., 1936-40 ; 
instr. 1941-45, asst. prof. 1946, U.S.N.A. ; U.S. Navy 
1942-45, It. conidr. ; app. public-affairs officer in the 
For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Managua Oct. 2, 
1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four Nov. 
13, 1946; asst. public-affairs officer at Bogota 
June 25, 1947 ; att. at Bogota Oct. 19, 1947 ; to the 
Dept. Oct. 4, 1949 ; regional specialist in the Dept. of 
State, GS-13, Dec. 12, 1949; For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class four and assigned as att. at Habana Mar. 20, 
1950 ; married. 

Canup, William Caleb. — b. New York, N.Y., Oct. 19, 
1921; Northern High Sch. (Detroit) grad.; Wayne U., 
B.A. 1943; Harvard U. 1945-47; U. of Paris July-Oct. 
1947 ; U.S. Army 1943-45, 2d It., overseas ser. ; app. 
For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. June 19, 1947 ; v.c. at Marseille Dec. 2, 
1947 ; at Frankfort on the Main Mar. 8, 1949 ; at 
Stuttgart Apr. 21, 1949 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Luxem- 
bourg Feb. 23, 1950. 

Capell, John F. — b. Boston, Mass., June 19, 1912 ; 
U. of Calif., A.B. 1937; U. of Grenoble, M.A. 1938; 
U. of Calif. 1939-40 ; teacher, of English in Algeria 
1938-39, in Calif. 1940-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-48, maj., 
overseas ser. ; with OMGUS 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class five and assigned as resident officer. 
Office of Land Commr. for Wiirttemberg-Baden, at Ulm 
Oct. 16, 1949.— HICOG. 



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Capella, Basil. — b. Termoli, Italy, June 20, 1912; 
naturalized 1920; Camden (N.J.) High Sch. grad. ; 
Syracuse U., A.B. 1935, M.S. 1939; personnel work, 
Tenn. Valley Authority, U.S. Housing Authority, Office 
of Production Management, and Fed. Works Agency, 
1937-42 ; dir. of personnel. Office of Govt. Reports, 
Exec. Office of the Pres., Feb.-June 1942 ; U.S. Army 
1942-45, capt., overseas ser. ; dir. of personnel and 
exec, officer in London, Office of War Information, 
1944_45 ; personnel consultant, United Nations Org., 
1946; transferred to the Dept. of State as head of 
personnel utilization section, CAF-12, Aug. 31, 1945; 
divisional asst., P-5, Nov. 3, 1946 ; for affairs special- 
ist, P-6, Jan. 25, 1948; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949; mar- 
ried. — FE. 

Capers, Edward H. — b. Dallas, Tex., Dec. 7, 1904; 
Agri. and Mech. Coll. of Tex., B.S. 1926; reporter 
1927-35, asst. city editor 1935-41, city editor 1941-42, 
for daily newspaper ; U.S. Army 1942-46, maj., over- 
seas ser. ; publicity dir. 1946-47, exec. asst. 1947-49, 
for public relations orgs. ; app. information and edi- 
torial specialist, CAF-12, in the Dept. of State Aug. 15, 
1949 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — INP. 

Caprio, Gene F. — b. Newark, N.J., Feb. 21, 1911 ; 
Syracuse U. ; reporter, editor, and feature writer for 
newspapers ; U.S. Army 1942-45, 1st It. ; app. informa- 
tion officer in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at 
Rome Sept. 6, 1945 ; admin, asst. at Rome June 3, 1946 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 
class eight and press att. at Rome Oct. 19, 1947 
class six Jan. 9, 1949 ; married. 

Cardozo, Michael Hart. — b. New York, N.Y., Sept. 15, 
1910 ; Phillips Acad. grad. ; Dartmouth Coll., A.B. 
1932 ; Yale U., LL.B. 1935 ; mem. of bar of N.Y. ; atty. 
in private practice 1935-38, Securities and Exchange 
Comm. 1938-40, Dept. of Justice 1940-42, Office of 
Lend-Lease Admin, in Turkey 1942-43, For. Econ. Ad- 
min. 1943-45 ; transferred to the Dept. of State as dir. 
of legal div.. Office of For. Liquidation, P-8, Oct. 
20, 1945 ; assoc. gen. counsel, Div. of Lend-Lease and 
Surplus War Property Affairs, Mar. 24, 1947, Div. of 
Econ. Property Policy Oct. 23, 1947; atty. June 30, 
1947 ; deputy asst. legal adviser for econ. affairs Nov. 
2, 1948 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — L/E. 

Cargo, William Ira. — b. Detroit, Mich., Feb. 27, 1917 ; 
Fenton High Sch. grad. ; Albion Coll., A.B. 1937 ; U. of 
Mich., Ph.D. 1941 ; research and teaching fellow in pol. 
sci. 1937-41, instr. 1941-42, U. of Mich. ; instr. In pol. 
sci., Colo. Coll., 1942-43 ; app. divisional asst. at $3,200 
in the Dept. of State, Mar. 11, 1943 ; at $3,800 (P-4) 
Apr. 16, 1944 ; furlough for mil. ser. (U.S. Navy, It. 
(jg)) Apr. 27, 1944-Mar. 28, 1946; asst. on dependent 
area affairs, P-5, Mar. 28, 1946 ; specialist on dependent 
area affairs, P-6, Jan. 25, 1948 ; act. asst. chief, Div. 
of Dependent Area Affairs, July 6, 1948 ; asst. chief, 
P-7, Aug. 21, 1949 ; officer in charge of trusteeship 
affairs, Oct. 3, 1949 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — 
UND. 

Carle, Robert John. — b. June 25, 1924 ; app. For Ser. 
Staff officer of class twelve and assigned to the Dept. 
Aug. 25, 1949. 



Carley, Henry R. — b. Feb. 17, 1906; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class nine and assigned as clk.-marshal, 
U.S. High Commn. Courts, at Ansbach Oct. 16, 1949 ; 
married. — HICOG. 

Carlisle, Lois. — b. Birmingham, Ala. ; Southern Meth- 
odist U., B.A. 1921 ; Columbia U., M.A. 1922 ; Centro 
de Estudios Hist6ricos, Madrid, 1932 ; U. of Chile 
1935 ; asst. prof., Tex. State Coll. for Women, 1922- 
35 ; sch. dir. for copper co. in Chile 1936-40 ; asst. 
editor. Fed. Communications Commn., 1941-44 ; po- 
litical analyst. Office of Strategic Services, 1944-45 ; 
transferred to the Dept. of State as research analyst, 
P-4, Oct. 1, 1945 ; for, affairs analyst Oct. 19, 1947 ; 
GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949. — DRA. 

Carlson, Delmar Richard. — b. Elbert, Colo., Oct. 28, 
1918 ; Boulder High Sch. grad. ; U. of Colo., B.A. 1940 ; 
asst. in Am. hist., U. of Colo., 1940-41 ; jr. field aide, 
Social Security Bd., Aug.-Dec. 1941 ; U.S. Army 1941- 
45, overseas ser. ; app. v.c. in the For. Ser. and assigned 
at Munich Feb. 14, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; class 
nine Dec. 12, 1948 ; class seven Sept. 4, 1949 ; married. 

Carlson, Harold. — b. Wilmette, 111., Oct. 15, 1889; 
Karlskrona (Sweden) High Sch. grad. ; business sch. 
and coll. in Sweden, England, and Germany ; in Euro- 
pean offices of Am. cos. in England, Germany, Sweden, 
Denmark, and Russia ; elk., Comm. on Public Informa- 
tion, Moscow, 1918 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Stock- 
holm Sept. 15, 1922 ; v.c. at Malmo, temp., July 30, 
1929 ; at Stockholm Jan. 30, 1930 ; at Malmo, temp., 
July 21, 1931 ; at Stockholm Sept. 9, 1931 ; For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class eight Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons. Dec. 
23, 1946 ; cons, at Stockholm Jan. 31, 1947 ; married. 

Carlson, Herbert Wesley. — b. Lowell, Mass., May 9, 
1895 ; North Chelmsford High Sch. grad. ; business- 
sch. grad. ; elk. 1914-17 ; U.S. Army 1918-19 ; app. v.c. 
at Goteborg Mar. 11, 1920 ; at Sault Ste. Marie Apr. 12, 
1924 ; at Windsor Mar. 20, 1926 ; resigned June 15, 
1928 ; app. v.c. at Barranquilla July 25, 1929 ; at 
Monterrey July 11, 1933 ; at Veracruz, temp., July 13, 
1935 ; at Monterrey Oct. 6, 1935 ; at London Aug. 17, 
1942 ; also att. at London Jan. 27, 1944 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class eight Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons. Dec. 23, 1946 ; 
cons, at London Jan. 31, 1947 ; at Naples July 1, 1947 ; 
class seven July 13, 1947 ; cons, at Kingston July 1, 
1949 ; married. 

Carlson, Maggie Ingeborg. — b. Copenhagen, Den- 
mark, Dec. 21, 1899 ; naturalized 1920 ; sch. in Den- 
mark and Switzerland ; high-sch. grad. ; Misses Johns- 
ton's Coll. for Girls, Switzerland, B.A. 1918 ; business- 
sch. grad. ; sec. for law firm 1919-20 ; U.S. Army 1942- 
45, 1st It., overseas ser. ; app. elk. in Am. emb. at 
Copenhagen Mar. 1, 1937; For. Ser. Staff officer ot 
class thirteen Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven and v.c. at 
Copenhagen Aug. 23, 1947 ; at Munich Jan. 3, 1949 ; to 
the Dept. Aug. 10, 1949. — FR. 

Carlson, Richard Walker. — b. Chicago, 111., July 25, 
1920; John Marshall High Sch. (Cleveland, Ohio) 
grad. ; business sch. ; Ohio State U., B.S. 1943 ; stenog. 
for vocational bu. 1937-38, for agri. chemical co. Mar.- 
Dec. 1938, for mo^*or corps. 1938-41 ; app. elk. in the 
For. Ser. Auxiliary Aug. 2, 1943 ; in Am. consulate at 



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Colombo Sept. 14, 1943 ; v.c. at Colombo October 25, 
1943 ; For. Ser. Staflf officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 
1946; v.c. at Zagreb Apr. 15, 1947; class eleven May 
5, 1947 ; For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and 
Bee. in the Dlplo. Ser. July 12, 1947 ; v.c. at Zagreb 
Aug. 10, 1947 ; to the Dept. May 19, 1949 ; v.c. at 
Bordeaux Aug. 29, 1949 ; married. 

Carlson, Roger Paul. — b. Chicago, 111., Jan. 7, 1909 ; 
Northwestern U., B.S. 1933 ; mgr. of apartment build- 
ings 1930-33 ; mgr. and chief engineer of mine in 
Mexico 1934-3t5 ; app. elk in dist. accounting and dis- 
bursing office at Mexico City July 1, 1936 ; in Am. 
emb. at Mexico City July 1, 1942 ; v.c. at Mexico City 
Oct. 14, 1942 ; v.c. and special disbursing agt. at 
Madrid May 30, 1944 ; in office of U.S. pol. adviser on 
German affairs, Supreme Headquarters, A.E.F., temp.. 
Mar. 26, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine Nov. 
13, 1946 ; class eight Aug. 10, 1947 ; class seven and 
att. at Madrid Sept. 3, 1948 ; class six Jan. 22, 1950 ; 
att. at Mexico City Feb. 2, 1950 ; married. 

Carlson, Wesley Ernest. — b. Rockford, 111., Jan. 24, 
1923 ; Rockford Sr. High Sch. ; U. of Cincinnati 1943- 
44 ; elk. for tool co. 1941-43 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, 
2d It., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
thirteen and assigned as elk. at Godthaab Dec. 3. 1947 ; 
class eleven and v.c at Godthaab June 12, 1948 ; at 
Bern Nov. 2, 1949 ; married. 

Camahan, George. — b. El Paso, Tex., May 22, 1914 ; 
St, Paul's Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., A.B. 1937, LL.B. 
1942 ; research asst. and writer for advertising corp. 
1937-38 ; asst. in public-relations office 1938 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. May 12, 1942 ; to the Dept., temp., June 12, 1942 ; 
v.c. at Barranquilla July 8, 1942 ; at Antwerp June 20, 
1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
class five May 15, 1947 ; 2d sec. and v.c. at Lima Jan. 
24, 1949 ; married. 

Carolan, Thomas Joseph. — b. New York, N.Y., May 24, 
1908 ; Lawrence High Sch. grad. ; Hun Sch. grad. ; 
Princeton U. 1929-30 ; Georgetown U. 1930-32 ; 
Georgetown U. Law Sch. 1932-34 ; admin, asst.. Fed. 
Emergency Admin, of Public Works, 1933-38; asst. 
exec, officer and chief of services. Fed. Public Housing 
Authority, 1938-42 ; chief of sers.. Office of Price Ad- 
min., 1942-43 ; admin, asst.. Reconstruction Finance 
Corp., 1943—47 ; app. special asst. in the Dept. of 
State, CAF-13, Sept. 29, 1947 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class one and chief, Operating 
Facilities Div., at Frankfort on the Main Jan. 30, 
1950 ; married. — HICOG. 

Carp, Bertha. — b. Istanbul, Turkey ; naturalized 
1947 ; schs. in Istanbul and London ; U. of Vienna 1907- 
14 ; messenger in the Am. emb. at Constantinople 
Nov. 15, 1914-30 : interpreter 1930-^2 ; with Office of 
Strategic Sers. and Central Intelligence Group 1942- 
47 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine and as- 
signed as asst. att. at Istanbul Dec. 5, 1947. 

Carpenter, Gardner Clarence. — b. Colo. Springs, Colo., 
Sept. 15, 1913; Hotchkiss Sch. grad.; Yale U., B.A. 
1936 ; Heidelberg U., cert. 1934 ; sec. ; reporter ; statis- 
tician for banking co. ; consultant for Fed. Reserve 



Bank ; welder ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and 
assigned v.c. in office of U.S. pol. adviser on German 
affairs. Supreme Headquarters, A.E.F., Feb. 15, 1945 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946; 
For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. In 
the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 4, 1940; to the Dept. Jan. 13, 
1947 ; detailed to Yale U. for Chinese language and 
area study Feb.-Sept. 1947 ; v.c. at Peiping Aug. 26, 
1947 ; married. 

Carpenter, Stanley Sherman. — b. Boston, Mass., Feb. 

27, 1917; Pittsfleld High Sch. grad.; Wheaton Coll., 
A.B. 1940; U. of 111., A.M. 1941, Ph.D., 1943; U. of 
Mich. 1944-45 ; instr., U. of 111., 1943 ; U.S. Army 
1943—47, 1st. It., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class eleven and assigned to the Dept. Oct. 

28, 1947 ; For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 5, 1947 ; v.c. at Kobe 
Dec. 27, 1947 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Tokyo May 9, 1949 ; 
married. 

Carpenter, William T., Jr. — b. Fort Hamilton, N.Y., 
May 13, 1913; Georgetown U., B.S. (For. Ser.) 1935; 
trainee 1935-36, salesman 1936-48, steel co. ; U.S. 
Army 1942-46, It. col., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. 
officer of class five, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. June 19, 1948 ; to the Dept. July 7, 1948 ; v.c. at 
Calcutta Sept. 30, 1948 ; married. 

Carr, Edward F. — b. Princeton, N.J., Sept. 24, 1908 ; 
Princeton High Sch. ; Hun Sch. ; Princeton U. 1927- 
30 ; newspaper reporter 1935-39 ; news editor and 
legislative correspondent for press assn. 1941-42 ; 
U.S. Army 1942-45, It., overseas ser. ; asst. chief. Office 
of Vocational Rehabilitation, Fed. Security Agency, 
1945-48 ; app. shift chief. Wireless Bulletin section. 
Int. Press and Publications Div., Dept. of State, CAF- 
12, May 17, 1948; news editor Jan. 9, 1949; GS-12 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — INP. 

Carr, Edward ftuintln, Jr. — b. Oct. 15, 1918 ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight and assigned as 
attorney at Frankfort on the Main Jan. 16, 1950 ; 
married. — HICOG. 

Carr, Paul Bennett. — b. Ensenada, Mexico, of Am. 
parents, Apr. 15, 1914; Julian High Sch. (Calif.) 
grad. ; elk. in Mexico, Treas. Dept., 1935-37 ; self- 
employed 1937-39 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. and 
assigned at Tijuana July 27, 1945 ; admin, asst. at 
Tijuana Feb. 10, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven and cons. asst. at 
Tijuana Jan. 11, 1948 ; v.c. at Tijuana Apr. 14, 1948 ; 
class eight Nov. 28, 1948 ; married. 

Carr. Robert McDIll — b. Hubbell, Nebr., July 1, 
1904; Stockton (Calif.) High Sch. grad.; Stanford U., 
A.B. 1926; U. of Calif., Ph.D. 1933; editorial work 
1926-28 ; teaching asst., U. of Calif., 1928-33 ; asst. 
prof, of econ., St. Mary's Coll., 1934 ; app. econ. analyst 
at $3,800 in the Dept. of State July 2, 1934 ; at $4,600 
June 1, 1936 ; at $5,600 Jan. 4, 1938 ; special study on 
effect of int. trade on employment and wages, Int. 
Labor Office, Geneva, Feb.-Sept. 1939 ; divisional asst. 
July 7, 1939 ; detailed as asst. to asst. sec. of state 
Sept. 22, 1939 ; asst. chief, Div. of Cml. Treaties and 
Agreements, at $6,500 Aug. 18, 1941 ; U.S. participant, 



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2d Int. Wheat Meeting. Washington, 1941 ; asst. chief, 
Div. of Cml. Policy and Agreements, Oct. 8, 1941 ; 
alt. del., Inter-Am. CofTee Bd., 1941-43; U.S. del.. 
Int. Wheat Council, Washington, 1942-44 ; rep., Inter- 
dept. Sugar Polic.v Comm., 1942-43 ; asst. chief, 
Commodities Div., Jan. 15, 1944 ; act. chief Jan. 15- 
Feb. 4, 1944 ; at $6,750 Apr. 1, 1944 ; exec, sec. Exec. 
Comm. on Econ. For. Policy, June 30, 1944 ; at $8,000 
(P-8) July 16, 1944; For. Ser. officer of class four, 
cons, of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 24, 
1946; to the Dept. Nov. 1, 1946: For. Ser. officer of 
class three and adviser, Div. of Cml. Policy, Nov. 13, 
1946 ; trade agreement negotiator May 4, 1947 ; 1st 
sec. and cons, at New Delhi July 30, 1947 ; at Paris 
July 26, 1948 ; at Vienna Nov. 15, 1948 ; married. 

Carre, Chester Morey. — b. New Orleans, La., Apr. 10, 
1902 : I. Newman Sch. grad. ; Tulane U., B.B.A. 1924 ; 
Harvard U., M.B.A. 1926 ; Columbia U., grad. work 
1944 ; asst. in for. office and asst. sec. of trust co. 
1926-40 ; section chief. For. Funds Control, Treas. 
Dept., 1940-42 ; U.S. Navy 1942-46, comdr., overseas 
ser. ; app. deputy dir. Monetary Div., Office of For. 
Liquidation, Dept. of State, CAF-14, Aug. 22, 1946; 
dir., CAF-15, Sept. 8, 1946 ; deputy dir., Research 
and Statistics Div., and chief of branch Oct. 7, 1946 ; 
monetary consultant Mar. 3, 1947 ; deputy dir., Mone- 
tary Div., CAF-14, June 30, 1949 ; deputy dir., Lend- 
Lease and Surplus Property Staff, Aug. 18, 1949 ; GS- 
14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — MN. 

Carrier, John Xavier. — b. Duluth, Minn., May 4, 1917 ; 
St. John's Coll. Prep. Sch. grad. ; St. John's U., B.A, 
1937. grad. work 1938-39 ; switchman with ry. co. 
1937-41 ; teacher in high sch. 1941-42 ; U.S. Army 
1942-46, capt., overseas ser. ; api). For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 
5, 1946: to the Dept. July 28, 1946; 3d sec. and v.c. 
at Paris Aug. 20, 1946: For. Ser. officer of class six 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; v.c. at "Venice Apr. 30, 1949 ; married. 

Carrigan, Charles Bernard. — b. Worcester, Mass., 
May 27, 1900; Holy Cross Coll., A.B. 1923; real 
estate-construction business 1924-33 ; asst. deputy 
administrator, Nat. Recovery Admin., 193.3-36 ; con- 
struction adviser. Rural Resettlement Admin., 1936- 
38; regional land adviser. Fed. Public Housing Au- 
thority, TJ38-45 ; purchasing agt. for paper co. 1945- 
47 ; app. chief of space management and planning 
branch, Div. of Central Sers., Dept. of State, CAF-13, 
Apr. 7, 1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — CS. 

Carrigan, John Willard. — b. San Francisco, Calif., 
Sept. 27. 1908: schs. in England and Switzerland; 
Phillips Exeter Acad. grad. ; Harvard U., A.B. 1931 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in 
the Dii)lo. Ser. Feb. 19, 1932 ; to the Dept., temp., Feb. 
20, 1932; For. Ser. Sch. Apr. 3, 1933; v.c. at Vigo 
June 13. 1933; at Funchal, temp., Aug. 5, 1935; v.c. 
and 3d sec. at Managua Aug. 13, 1935; v.c. at Vigo 
Sept. 23, 1935; at Managua in addition to duties as 
3d sec. Oct. 10, 1935; 3d sec. at Mexico City June 18, 
1938; class eight Mar. 16, 1939; class seven Aug. 16, 
1941 ; v.c. at Mexico City in addition to duties as 
3d sec. Nov. 1, 1941 ; 2d sec. at Mexico City in addition 
to duties as v.c. Dec. 9. 1941 ; to the Dept. July 1, 1942 ; 
asst. chief, Div. of Mexican Affairs, May 16, 1944 ; act. 



chief Aug. 7, 1944 ; chief Sept. 1, 1944 ; class five May 
16, 1945 : mem. of U.S. group, Discussions with Mexico 
on Air-Transport Agreement, Washington, 1945 ; 1st 
sec. and v.c. at San Jos6 July 17, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons, and cons, at San Jos6 
in addition to duties as 1st sec. Jan. 23, 1947 ; class 
three May 15, 1947 ; 1st sec. at Caracas Nov. 20, 1947 ; 
class two and couns. of emb. at Caracas Apr. 21, 1949 ; 
married. 

Carroll, Edward Joseph. — b. East Providence, R.I., 
Aug. 21, 1913 ; LaSalle Acad. grad. ; Providence Coll., 
A.B. 1934, M.A. 1936 ; St. Mary's U., S.T.B. 1937 ; 
grad. work. Brown U., R.I. Coll. of Education, U. of 
111. and Georgetown U. ; interviewer, U.S. Employment 
Ser., 1938-39 ; head of dept. of Romance languages in 
high sch. 1939-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, 1st It., over- 
seas ser. ; app. research technician, P-3, in the Dept. of 
State Jan. 10, 1946; intelligence procurement officer, 
P— 4, July 28, 1946 ; head of procurement section. Ac- 
quisition and Distribution Div., P-5, Nov. 16. 1947; 
asst. chief of procurement branch Dec. 30, 1948 ; GS-12 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — IAD. 

Carroll, Mary. — b. New Haven, Conn., Feb. 23, 1904; 
high sch. grad. ; Curry Coll. 1922-25 ; Yale U. 1025 ; 
instr. In public and private schs. 1924—31, 1937-41 ; 
supervisor, Nat. Youth Admin., 1935-37 ; employee 
relations adviser, for mfg. co. 1941-45, with War Dept. 
1946-47, with OMGUS 1947-49 ; club dir., Am. Red 
Cross, 1945-46 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine 
and assigned as women's affairs asst.. Office of Land 
Commr. for Bavaria, at Wiirzburg Oct. 16, 1949 ; at 
Regensburg Nov. 13, 1949. — HICOG. 

Carroll, Roland. — b. Leipzig, Germany, Mar. 10, 1910 ; 
Leipzig Realgymnasium ; U. of Berlin, U. of Munich 
1028-31; asst. editor for publishers 1933-37; U.S. 
Army 1942-46 ; intelligence officer 1946-47, court in- 
terpreter 1947-49, Dept. of Army ; translator, OMGUS, 
1949 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven and 
assigned as translator-interpreter at Bonn Oct. 16, 
1949 — HICOG. 

Carroll, Thomas Patrick. — b. Providence, R.I., Jan. 
9, 1904; La Salle Acad, grad.; Providence Coll., B.A. 
1925 ; liaison officer, Office of Govt. Reports, 1941-43 ; 
chief of For. Ser., Office of War Information, 1943-44; 
transferred to the Dept. of State as personnel officer, 
CAF-13, Jan. 1, 1946; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
four assigned to the Dept. Aug. 16, 1947 ; att. at Rome 
Sept. 24, 1947 ; married. 

Carsey, William Arnold. — b. Dallas, Tex., Dec. 22, 
1907 : high-soh. grad. ; Tex. Tech. Coll., B.A. 1931 ; 
Nat. U. of Mexico, summers 1934, 1935, 1938; U. of 
Tex., summer 1941 ; elementary-sch. princirml and 
teacher in high schs. 1928-45 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary June 26, 1945; v.c. at Monterrey July 27, 
1945; also admin, asst. at Monterrey July 1, 1946; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve and v.c. at 
Monterrey Nov. 13, 1946; class eleven May 5. 1947; 
class nine Sept. 5, 1948; v.c. at Ti.lunna Nov. 29, 1948; 
at Mexico City, temp., Jan. 18, 1950 ; married. 

Carson, Charles Clifton. — b. Conehatta, Miss., Mar. 
18, 1918 ; Conehatta High Sch. grad. ; business sch. 
grad. ; tutor in Span. ; U.S.M.C. 1938-40, 1944-46, 



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overseas ser. ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. and assigned to 
the Dept. June 7, 1940; at Montevideo July 18, 1940; 
at Asunci6n Sept. 13, 1941 ; at Lima Sept. 30, 1943 ; 
furlough for mil. ser. Nov. 1, 1944-Apr. 1, 1946; elk. 
in Am. emb. at Habana Jan. 26, 1946 ; at Bello Hori- 
zonte May 7, 1946 (canceled) ; For. Ser. officer unclass., 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 21. 1946 ; 
to the Dept. July 1, 1946 ; v.c. at Vancouver July 17. 
1940 ; For. Ser. officer of class sis Nov. 13, 1946 : class 
five Apr. 14, 1948; 2d sec. and v.c. at Lisbon Mar. 2, 
1950 ; married. 

Carson, Frederick Richard. — b. Charlotte, N.C., Oct. 
4, 1911; Duke U., A.B. 1033; Am. Inst, of Banking 
1937-3S ; Am. U. 1938-39 ; elk.. Treasury Dept., 1935- 
27 : teller in bank 1937-38 ; chief of sections and asst. 
chief of div. 1938-47, Dept. of Agri. ; U.S. Navy 1943- 
40, It., overseas ser. ; chief of bu., UNRRA Mission to 
China, 1947-48 ; app. supervisor of personnel branch 
in Am. emb. at Athens Feb. 16, 1948 ; chief of per- 
sonnel at Athens Sept. 19, 1948 ; For Ser. Staff officer 
of class three Jan. 9, 1949 ; to the Dept. Sept. 28, 1949 ; 
org. and methods examiner, GS-13, In the Dept. of 
State Feb. 6, 1950 ; married. — UNA. 

Carson, Thomas F., Jr. — b. Indianapolis, Ind., Sept. 
20, 1914 ; St. Meinrad Seminary grad. ; St. Meinrad 
Coll. 1932-34 ; Ind. U. 1935-37 ; library asst., Ind. 
State Library, 1937-39 ; assoc. editor and librarian for 
research org. 1939-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, overseas 
ser. ; personnel tech. and org. and management analyst, 
OMGUS, 1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
three and assigned as org. and methods examiner, Office 
of Admin., at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949. — 
HICOG. 

Carter, Albert E. — b. Big Stone Gap, Va., Nov. 4, 
1909 ; Tazewell High Sch. grad. ; U. of Chattanooga 
1929-33 ; U. of Mich. 1939 ; Rosenwald fellowships for 
travel and study in Latin Amer. 1939-41 ; reporter 
and feature writer 1930-36, for. affairs editor and 
columnist 1936-39, assoc. editor 1941—42, for news- 
papers ; business analyst, Bd. of Econ. Warfare, 
1942-43 ; writer; app. head of unit, Latin Am. section. 
Motion Picture and Radio Div., Dept. of State, at 
$5,600 June 8, 1944, Int. Information Div. Sept. 1, 
1944 : cultural-relations att. at San Jos6 Mar. 1, 1945 ; 
cultural officer at San Jos6 July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
Reserve officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; public-af- 
fairs officer at San Jos6 Jan. 21. 1947 ; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Oct. 1, 1947 ; 2d sec. at San Jos6 Oct. 19, 
1947 ; For. Ser. officer of class four, cons., and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser., June 19. 1948 ; 2d sec. and cons, at 
San Jos6 June 26, 1948 ; at Montevideo Sept. 7, 1948 ; at 
Santiago, temp., Oct. 1, 1949 ; married. 

Carter, Clarence E. — b. Jacksonville, 111., Feb. 6, 
1881; Whipple Acad, grad.; Illinois Coll., A.B. 1905; 
U. of Wis., A.M. 1906 ; U. of HI., Ph.D. 1908 ; prof, of 
hist., Illinois Coll., 1908-10, Miami U. (Ohio), 1910-31, 
U. of Tex., 1923 ; lecturer in hist., summer sessions, 
Ohio State U. 1912, 1914, 1926, 1930, Columbia U. 
1913, U. of 111. 1915, U. of Tex. 1922, and U. of Iowa 
1925 ; app. editor of Territorial Papers at ,$5,600 (P-6) 
in the Dept. of State, Aug. 15, 1931 ; historian July 1, 
1949 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — RE. 

875198 — 50 7 



Carter, James R. — b. Aug. 25, 1901 ; a|)p. For. Ser. 
Reserve officer of class four and assigned as att. at 
Istanbul Aug. 12, 1949 ; married. 

Carter, Margaret R. Taylor (Mrs.) — h. Victoria, 
B.C., Canada, of Am. parents; Tucson (Ariz.) Sr. High 
Sch. grad. ; U. of Ariz., B.A. 1934 ; U. of Ariz. Law Sch. 
1934-35 ; Columbia U. 1936 : exec. dir. of student org. 
at U. of Ariz. 1933-35 ; asst. to dir. of World Peace 
Foundation 1935-36 ; dir. of education at Int. House, 
Columbia U., 1936-37, 1941 ; assoc. with business firm 
1936-38 ; membership and financial sec. and program 
sec. Am. Council, Inst, of Pacific Relations, 1938—40 ; 
assoc. in education dept.. Twentieth Century Fund, 
1940-45 ; app. information and liaison officer at $5,600 
(CAF-13) in the Dept. of State May 1, 1945 ; act. asst. 
chief in charge of mass media branch, Div. of Public 
Liaison, Aug. 18, 1945; CAF-14 May 1, 1946; act. 
chief, Div. of Public Liaison, June 14, 1946; chief, 
CAF-15, May 4, 1947 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949.— PL. 

Carter, Mary Duncan (Mrs.) — h. St. Paul. Minn., 
May 3, 1890 ; Faulkner Sch. for Girls grad. ; U. of Chi- 
cago, Ph.B. 1917, Ph.D. 1942 ; U. of State of N.Y. 
Library Sch., B.L.S. 1923 ; library asst. for public 
library 1918-21 ; librarian for engineering co., 1921-22 ; 
assoc. librarian and assoc. prof., Skidmore Coll., 1923- 
24 ; asst. prof, and lecturer, McGill U. Library Sch., 
Montreal. 1923-37; prof., U. of Southern Calif., 1937- 
46 ; librarian, U.S. Information Ser. Library, Cairo, 
1945—46 ; app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four 
and assigned as librarian at Cairo Apr. 22, 1947 ; att. 
at Cairo Dec. 26, 1947. 

Carter, Thomas T. — b. New York, N.Y., Feb. 21, 1908 ; 
prep. sch. grad. ; Princeton U., A.B. 1930 ; jr. exec, for 
bank 1930-36 ; partner in brokerage firm 1936-39 ; in 
traffic section of airline 1930-40 ; U.S. Army 1940-46, 
ir. col., overseas ser. ; app. divisional asst., P-6, in the 
Dept. of State Jan. 7, 1947 ; asst. chief. Aviation Div., 
P-7, Dec. 26, 1948 ; act. chief Oct. 4, 1948 ; chief. Avia- 
tion Policy Staff, P-8, Oct. 3, 1949 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 
1949 ; married. — AV. 

Cartwright, Vivian Ailien N. (Mrs.)- — b. Apr. 8, 1905 ; 
app. elk., CAF-5, in the Dept. of State Sept. 9, 1946 ; 
admin, officer, CAF-9, Feb. 9, 1947 ; admin, asst. Nov. 
28, 1948 ; GS-9 Oct. 30, 1949 ; For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class seven and admin, officer at Tangier Feb. 2, 
1950. 

Carver, Thomas H. — b. Alameda, Calif., Aug. 28, 1918 ; 
U. of Calif., A.B. 1939, LL.B. 1947 ; Nat. U. of Mexico 
1946 ; U. of Paris 1947-48 ; U. of Erlangen, Germany, 
1949 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, 1st It., overseas ser. ; teach- 
ing asst., U. of Calif., 1945-47 ; atty., with law firm 
1946, with OMGUS 1947-49; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class five and assigned as pol. analyst. Office 
of Intelligence, at Bad-Nauheim Oct. 16, 1949 ; mar- 
ried. — HICOG. 

Carwell, Joseph. — b. Jan. 18, 1912; app. int. econ- 
omist, P-6, in the Dept. of State Jan. 22, 1948 ; GS-13 
Oct. 30, 1949.— ED. 

Cash, Frank Errette, Jr. — b. Oriskany, Va., Mar. 7, 
1921 ; Birmingliam-Southern Coll., B.S. 1941 ; U.S.M.A., 
B.S. 1944 ; U.S. Army 1944—48, capt., overseas ser. ; 



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app. For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 14, 1948 ; to the Dept. May 
22, 1948 ; v.c. at Stuttgart Sept. 13, 1948 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Caskie, Edmund C. — b. St. Louis, Mo., Aug. 9, 1896 ; 
schs. in U.S., England, Scotland, and Italy ; Ecole de 
rile de France, Liancourt ; Handelsschule, Nuremberg ; 
Lyc^e, Grenoble ; Centre de Estudios Hist6ricos, Ma- 
drid, diploma 1920 ; Ecole Libre des Sciences Politiques, 
diploma 1921 ; U. of Colo., grad. work, 1924-25 ; U. of 
Va., summer 1933 ; asst. to quartermaster, mil. hospital, 
Glasgow, 1915-16 ; bank elk., Paris, 1916-17 ; transla- 
tor and interpreter, A.B.F., 1917-18, Staff Col., France, 
grad. 1918 ; U.S. Army 1918-19, 2d It., overseas ser. ; 
liaison officer, Am. Relief Admin, and Interallied 
Commn., central and southern Europe, 1919 ; instr., in 
Romanic languages 1924-25, dir. of "maison frangaise," 
summers 1925 and 1926, asst. prof., U. of Colo., sum- 
mers 1926 and 1927 ; asst. prof, of Romanic languages, 
Earlham Coll., 1925-26, Oberlin Coll. 1926-27 ; teacher 
of French and Spanish in high sch. 1928 ; instr. in 
modern languages, U.S.N.A., 1928-33 ; educational ad- 
viser. Civilian Conservation Corps, 1934-35 ; instr. in 
modern languages, Emerson Inst., 1922-24, 1927-28, 
1935-39 ; translator, Navy Dept., 1935-38 ; with Dept. 
of State as translator-interpreter 1938-44 ; informa- 
tion specialist 1944-47 ; reviewing officer, CAF-11, Nov. 
2, 1947; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949; married. — TC. 

easier, Harry S. — b. New York, N.Y., Nov. 2, 1908; 
Ridgewood (N.J.) High Sch. grad.; Dartmouth Coll., 
A.B. 1931 ; reporter, deskman, and photograph editor 
on newspaper 1933—41 ; photographic information pub- 
licist, Office of Coordinator of Inter-Am. Affairs, 1941- 
42 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, capt., overseas ser. ; app. 
graphic display editor, CAF-12, in the Dept. of State 
Feb. 18, 1946 ; chief of photo display section. Int. Press 
and Publications Div., CAF-13, June 2, 1946 ; chief of 
display section June 27, 1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
married. — INP. 

Cassidy, Velma Hastings (Mrs.) — b. Water Valley, 
Miss. ; U. of Miss., B.A. 1926 ; grad. work, George 
Washington U., Columbus U., and Am. U., 1941-44, 
1949 ; teacher in high sch. 1926-27 ; X-ray technician 
1927-41 ; library asst., Nat. Labor Relations Bd., 1941- 
43 ; app. elk., CAF-4, in the Dept. of State Nov. 1, 
1943 ; elk., CAF-5, May 16, 1944 ; CAF-6 Apr. 1, 1945 ; 
historian, P-2, Nov. 23, 1945 ; for. affairs analyst, P-3, 
Dec. 15, 1946; P-4 Oct. 16, 1949; GS-11 Oct. 30, 
1949.— RE. 

Cassilly, Thomas A. — b. May 8, 1923 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class eleven and assigned as v.c. at 
Martinique Feb. 14, 1950. 

Cassity, John Glen. — b. Grantsville, Utah, June 9, 
1919 ; high sch. ; U. of Utah 1937-41 ; Stanford U. 
1945 ; Loyola Coll. 1947-48 ; U.S. Army 1941-48, maj. ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten and assigned to 
the Dept. Apr. 16. 1948; v.c. at Stuttgart May 6, 
1948 ; married. — HICOG. 

Cassoday, Eldon J.— b. Chicago, 111., Dec. 25, 1909 ; 
U. of Wis., A.B. 1930, LL.B. 1933 ; mem. of bar of 
Wis. ; atty. 1933-42 ; atty., Treas. Dept. 1942-45 ; dep. 



dir. of div., OMGUS, 1945-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff : 
officer of class one and assigned as dir., Field Div., 
at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949. — HICOG. 

Castillo, Jay. — b. Mexico City, Mexico, Sept. 29, 1905 ; 
naturalized 1933 ; sch. in Mexico ; Nat. U. of Mexico 
1925-27 ; Col), of City of N.Y. 1928-29 ; elk. for rail- 
road CO. 1929-31 ; asst. mgr. for exporting firm 1931- 
38 ; personnel admin., Fed. Works Agency, 1934-41 ; in 
employ of Brit. Govt. 1941-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-43 ; 
admin, officer Office of War Information, 1944—46 ; app. 
admin, officer in the For. Ser. and assigned at Lisbon 
July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four 
and information officer at Lisbon Nov. 13, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class eight and asst. att. at Lisbon 
Aug. 10, 1947 ; class five and att. at Lisbon Mar. 6, 
1949 ; class three Jan. 8, 1950 ; married. 

Castro, Jose. — b. Corufia, Spain, Apr. 3, 1902 ; nat- 
uralized 1930 ; Academia PolitScnica, grad. 1918 ; high 
sch. grad. ; Coll. of City of N.Y. 1940-45 ; asst. book- 
keeper for firm in Habana 1918-19 ; ship steward 
1919-28 ; with automobile co. 1923-24, 1925-26 ; in 
restaurant business 1924-25, 1926-28 ; asst. sec. and 
sec. of Spanish society in N.Y. 1928-36 ; Spanish-Eng- 
lish correspondent for co. 1937-38 ; elk. in Latin Am. 
Div. of steel corp. 1938-43 ; radio script writer. Office 
of War Information, 1943-45 ; with broadcasting co. 
1947-48 ; app. radio script writer. CAF-11. in the 
Dept. of State Jan. 7, 1949: GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949; 
married. — IBD. 

Caswell, Leonard Norton. — b. Fall River, Mass., Apr. 
10, 1898 ; immigrant insp., Dept. of Justice, 1924^6 ; 
app. v.c. and admin, officer in the For. Ser. Auxiliary 
and assigned at Berlin Jan. 17, 1946 ; at Munich Feb. 
13, 1946; at Frankfort on the Main July 20, 1946; 
For. Ser. Reserve officer of class five and v.c. at Frank- 
fort on the Main Nov. 13, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class seven and cons. Feb. 26, 1948 ; cons, at Frank- 
fort on the Main Mar. 6. 1948 ; at Vienna Nov. 29, 
1948 ; at Damascus Apr. 22, 1949 ; married. 

Catching, Wayne Loyle. — b. Lorenzo, Tex., Sept. 20, 
1920 ; U. of Tex., B.B.A. 1942 ; accountant, insur. co. 
1946-47, U. of Tex. 1947 ; U.S. Army 1942-47, maj., 
overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten 
and assigned to the Dept. Aug. 30, 1947 ; accountant 
at Athens Nov. 21, 1947 ; disbursing officer at Athens 
Nov. 1, 1948 ; class eight Mar. 20, 1949 ; class seven 
Feb. 5, 1950. 

Cate, Robert Bancroft, Jr. — h. Manchester, N.II., July 
26, 1924 : Dartmouth Coll., A.B. 1946 ; U.S. Army 1943- 
45, overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
eleven and assigned to the Dept. Jan. 9, 1947 ; admin, 
asst. at Calcutta Feb. 4, 1947 ; class ten Nov. 21, 1949 ; 
v.c. at Rio de Janeiro Dec. 2, 1949. 

Gates, John Martin, Jr. — b. Denver, Colo., Jan. 20, 
1912 : Phillips Acad. grad. ; Yale U., B.A. 1936, LL.B. 
1939 ; mem. of bars of Calif, and D.C. ; atty. 1939-41 ; 
labor relations couns. for collective bargaining assn. 
1941-42; field rep. 1942-43, act. dir. of div. 1943-44, 
asst. to deputy administrator and to commr. 1944-47, 
War Shipping Admin, and Maritime Commn. ; app. for. 



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affairs specialist, P-7, in the Dept. of State Jan. 13, 
1947 ; U.S. del., 17th Int. Navigation Cong., Lisbon, 
1949 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — UNE. 

Catlett, Don Valentine. — b. Birch Tree, Mo., Feb. 14, 
1918 ; Birch Tree High Sch. grad. ; Southwest Mo. 
State Teachers Coll., A.B. 1940 ; postal elk. 1934-36 ; 
book-store mgr. 1937-40 ; salesman and elk. in mfg. 
firm 1940—41 ; app. For Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of ca- 
reer, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941 ; v.c. at 
Ciudad Trujillo Mar. 29, 1941 ; also 3d sec. at Ciudad 
Tnijillo Oct. 30, 1942; v.c. at San Sebastian May G, 
1944 ; at Lf^opoldville Feb. 23, 1945 ; class eight Aug. 
13, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class five Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
3d sec. and v.c. at Bogota Apr. 11, 1947 (canceled) : 
v.c. at Hamburg July 1, 1947 ; class four and cons, and 
cons, at Hamburg Apr. 21, 1949 ; cons, at Saigon 
Dec. 23. 1949: also 2d sec. at Saigou Mar. 7, 1950; 
married. 

Cattier, Jean. — b. Brussels, Belgium, Dec. 15, 1901 ; 
naturalized 1942 ; app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class 
two, and assigned as chief (ECA), Finance Div., Office 
of Econ. Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main Feb. 8, 
1950; married.— HICOG. 

Catudal, Honors Marcel. — b. Plainville, Kans., Nov. 
28, 1901 ; Plainville High Sch. grad. ; St. Mary's Coll., 
A.B. 1922; Catholic U., M.A. 1923; I'Ecole Libre des 
Sciences Politiques, diplome 1925 ; London Sch. of 
Econ. 1925-26 ; U. of Vienna, summer 1926 ; mem. of 
bar of D.C. ; business asst., Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 
1928-29 ; asst. customs agt., Bu. of Customs, 1929-30 ; 
Treas. rep. at Paris 1930-32 ; customs agt. 1934-35 ; 
econ. analyst at $3,800 in the Dept. of State June 
1, 1935-Sept. 13, 1937 ; app. econ. analyst at $4,700 
in the Dept. of State Mar. 21, 1938 ; divisional asst. at 
$4,600 July 1, 1939; at $5,600 Feb. 16, 1941; asst. 
chief, Div. of Cml. Policy and Agreements, at $6,500 
Sept. 16, 1942 ; special asst. to dir. Office of Econ. 
Affairs, Jan. 15-Dec. 20, 1944 ; asst. chief, Div. 
of Cml. Policy, Jan. 15-June 23, 1944 ; assoc. chief, 
Div. of Cml. Policy, June 24, 1944 ; at $8,000 (P-8) 
Oct. 3, 1944 ; asst. chief, Div. of Int. Org. Affairs, P-7, 
Nov. 2, 1945 ; consultant, Div. of Cml. Policy, P-8, 
Jan. 5, 1946 ; for. affairs specialist Sept. 7. 1947 : 
adviser on cml. treaties Mar. 8, 1949 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 
1949; married. — CP. 

Cavanaugh, Frederick J. — b. Dedham, Mass., Apr. 21, 
1916 ; high sch. ; Boston U. 1937-42 ; station mgr. for 
oil CO. 1934-35 ; plant mgr. 1935-37 ; cashier in bank 
1937-43 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; finance 
specialist 1946-48, budget officer 1948-49, OMGUS ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine and assigned 
as budget officer. Office of Public Affairs, at Bad-Nau- 
heim Nov. 25, 1949 ; married.— HICOG. 

Cavanaugh, Robert Joseph. ^ — b. Rock Island, 111., 
June 7. 1905; Georgetown U., B.S. (For. Ser.) 1928; 
elk. 1927-29 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Bluefields 
Jan. 25, 1929 ; at Windsor Aug. 30, 1929 ; v.c. at Char- 
lottetown July 21, 1931 ; at Montreal May 22, 1933 ; 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Aug. 21, 1941 ; v.c. at Montreal Aug. 30. 
1941 ; at Mexico City Oct. 6, 1941 ; also 3d sec. at Mex- 
ico City Nov. 1, 1941 ; v.c. at Accra Aug. 24, 1943: to 



the Dept. Mar. 18, 1944 ; v.c. at Barcelona May 4, 
1944 (canceled) ; at St. John's, N.F., Aug. 11, 1944; 
class eight Mar. 1, 1945 ; cons. Oct. 16, 1945 ; cons, at 
St. John's, N.F., Nov. 15, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class five Nov. 13, 1946: to the Dept. May 23, 1947: 
class four Apr. 14, 1948 ; cons, at Windsor Jan. 10, 
1950 ; married. — VD. 

Cawley, Thomas J. — b. Aug. 21, 1922; app. intelli- 
gence research officer, GS-12, in the Dept. of State Dec. 
27, 1949. — K. 

Cebuhar, Steve. — b. Cherry, 111., Jan. 19, 1916 ; Drake 
U., B.A. 1037 ; principal and instr. in high sch. and 
business sch. 1937-40 ; lecturer 1940-41 ; sec. for mo- 
tion picture co. 1941-43 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. and 
assigned to the Dept. Jan. 6, 1943 ; at Beirut Jan. 16, 
1943 ; at Moscow Apr. 5, 1944 ; at Belgrade Feb. 14, 
1945 ; admin, asst. at Belgrade Apr. 21, 1946 ; at 
Zagreb June 26, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of clasa 
twelve Nov. 13, 1946 : class eleven and v.c. at Venice 
May 16, 1948 ; at Munich Oct. 13, 1948 ; v.c. at Dublin 
May 11, 1949 ; married. 

Cefaratti, Anthony J. — b. Ossining, N.Y., Mar. 20, 
1918 ; U. of Calif., B.A. 1942 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, capt., 
overseas ser. ; partner in import-export firm 1946-48 ; 
chief of section. Joint Export-Import Agency, 1948- 
49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class three and as- 
signed as reports officer (ECA), Office of Econ. Affairs, 
at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Cehan, Bernard. — b. Bucharest, Rumania, May 20, 
1910 ; naturalized 1945 ; Codreanu Lyceum Barlad. 
Rumania, grad. 1926 ; Sch. of Com., Bucharest, grad. 
1930 ; editor of daily newspaper, Bucharest, 1929 and 
1935-38 ; free-lance writing 1939-43 ; announcer 1943, 
editor and writer 1944-45, Office of War Information ; 
transferred to the Dept. of State as feature writer, 
CAF-9, Jan. 1. 1946; editor in chief (Rumanian), 
CAF-12, Dec. 15, 1946 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949.— IBD. 

Certosimo, Antonio. — b. New York, N.Y., Aug. 13, 
1909 ; New Utrecht High Sch. grad. ; private 
tutors 1931-32; Columbia U. (extension) 1932-34; 
salesman, textile products co., 1927-29 ; partner in 
dept. store in Honduras 1929-31 ; app. elk. in Am. 
leg. at Tegucigalpa Apr. 25, 1931 ; admin, asst. at 
Tegucigalpa July 1, 1945 ; at Nogales July 19, 1945 ; 
v.c. at Nogales May 8, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class ten Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eight Aug. 22, 1948 ; 
class six Nov. 13, 1949 ; cons. Feb. 2, 1950 ; cons, at 
Nogales Feb. 13, 1950 ; married. 

Ccsan, Paul Benjamin. — b. Agawam, Mass., Oct. 3, 
1908 ; Agawam High Sch. grad. ; Boston U., S.B. 1931, 
M.A. 1933 ; U. of N.C., grad. work 1932-33 ; case 
worker with welfare assn. 1933 ; intake supervisor in 
Fed. Transient Bu. 1933-34 ; personnel supervisor. 
Fed. Emergency Relief Admin, and Works Progress 
Admin., 1934-36 ; Va. Works Progress Admin., 1936- 
37 ; placement officer, Md. State Employment Ser., 
1937-38 ; chief of central labor office. The Panama 
Canal Railroad Co., 1938-41 ; employment analyst, U.S. 
Employment Ser., 1941-43 ; relocation officer. War Re- 
location Authority, 1943 ; employment officer 1943-44, 



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admin, analyst 1944-45, Office of Strategic Sers. ; trans- 
ferred to tlie Dept. of State as management analyst, 
CAF-11, Oct. 1, 1945 ; admin, analyst Mar. 15, 1947 ; 
admin, officer, Office of European Affairs, July 1, 1947 ; 
GS-11 Oct. SO, 1949 ; married. — EUR. 

Chabot, Marie Claire. — b. Providence, R.I., June 26, 
1901 ; English High Sch. ; business-sch. grad ; sec. for 
telephone co. and real estate firms 1917-23 ; app. elk. in 
the For. Ser. and assigned at Montreal Oct. 4, 1923 ; 
resigned Oct. 2, 1928 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. and 
assigned at Montreal June 1, 1929 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven Feb. 
23, 1947 ; v.c. at Montreal July 6, 1948. 

Chadbourn, Philip Hemenway, Jr.- — b. Petrograd, Rus- 
sia, of Am. parents, Feb. 22, 1917 ; Chateau Neuvic 
Sch., France, 1924-29; S. Pasadena (Calif.) High Sch. 
grad. ; Harvard U., A.B. 1939 ; U.S. Army 1941-47, maj., 
overseas ser. ; European auditor for Am. corp. 1947—48 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 12, 1948 ; to the Dept. Feb. 
20, 1948 ; v.c. at Calcutta Apr. 23, 1948 ; at Frankfort 
on the Main Mar. 11, 1949 ; v.c. at Vienna June 22, 
1949 ; at Frankfort on the Main Dec. 27, 1949. — 
HICOG. 

Chadwell, John B. — b. May 29, 1901 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class three and assigned as gen. sers. 
officer at Athens Feb. 12, 1950 ; married. 

Chains, Howard Elmer. — b. Indianapolis, Ind., Apr. 
8, 1916; Arsenal Tech. High Sch. grad.; Ind. U., B.S. 
1937, grad. work 1937-38 ; Kenyon Coll., summers 
1934-37 ; fire insur. underwriter 1938 ; commandant of 
jr. sch., Briarley Mil. Acad., 1939 ; shipping and re- 
ceiving mgr. with cml. firm 1940 ; communications 
supervisor, Brit. Supply Council and Brit. Purchasing 
Commn., 1940 ; asst. chief of communications and rec- 
ords, Bd. of Econ. Warfare, 1941 ; U. S. Navy 1941-46, 
It., overseas ser. ; app. procedures analyst, CAF-9, 
in the Dept. of State Dec. 18, 1945 ; chief of message 
control center, Div. of Communications and Records, 
CAF-11, Mar. 29, 1946 ; chief of telegraph branch, 
CAF-13, Dec. 15, 1946 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; asst. 
chief, Div. of Communications and Records, GS-14. 
Dec. 25, 1949 ; married. — DC. 

Chalker, Robert Phelps. — b. Linden, Ala., Mar. 16, 
1914; Sidney Lanier High Sch. (Montgomery) grad.; 
Duke U., A.B. 1933, M.A. 1936 ; U. of Heidelberg, sum- 
mer 1936 ; U. of Chicago, summer 1937 ; special study 
in Fr. and hist., Paris, 1938 ; teacher in high sch. 
1939 ; instr., U. of Ala., 1939 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass.. v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 
15, 1939 ; v.c. at Berlin July 27, 1939-July 15, 1941 ; 
3d sec. at Berlin Oct. 18-Dec. 11, 1941 ; v.c. at Lisbon, 
temp.. May 28, 1942 ; at Birmingham June 15, 1942 ; 
class eight Nov. 16, 1943 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at London 
Mar. 11, 1944 ; class seven May 16, 1945 ; 2d sec. at 
London in addition to duties as v.c. June 20, 1945 ; 
class six May 19, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class four 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; eons. May 15, 1947 ; cons, at London 
in addition to duties as 2d sec. June 30, 1947 ; cons, 
at Madras Oct. 9, 1947 ; at Bremen July 1, 1949 ; mar- 
ried.— HICOG. 



Chambers, Fred. — b. Trieste, Italy, Aug. 23, 1908; 
Lycee Tasso, Rome, grad. 1926 ; U. of Bologna, LL.D. 
1930 ; U. of Pavia, grad. work 1931 ; N.Y. Sch. of 
Social Work 1940 ; atty., Rome, 1934-38 ; social worker, 
Nat. Refugee Ser. 1939-40 ; propaganda analyst 1941- 
42 ; writer-commentator 1942, chief of Italian Desk 
1946-48, for broadcasting co. ; U.S. Army 1942-45, 
overseas ser. ; intelligence officer in Rome, U.S. Infor- 
mation Ser., 1945; app. radio script editor (Italian), 
CAF-12, in the Dept. of State Nov. 23, 1948; GS-12 
Oct. 30, 1949. — IBD. 

Chambers, Moreau Browne Congleton. — b. Winchester, 
Ky., May 24, 1909; Clinton (Miss.) High Sch. grad.; 
Miss. Coll., B.A. 1932 ; Duke U., M.A. 1942 ; field 
archeologist 1927-34, curator and archeologist 
1934-42, Miss. State Dept. of Archives and Hist. ; 
special archeologist, Smithsonian Expedition to Bering 
Sea Region of Alaska, 1931 ; asst. archeologist. Civil 
Works Admin., 1933-34 ; mem. U. of Chicago Arche- 
ological Field Party in 111., 1933 ; reference librarian, 
N.Y. Public Library, 1942-43 ; U.S. Navy 1942-46, It. 
comdr., overseas ser. ; app. research asst., P— 4, in the 
Dept. of State Aug. 9, 1946 : for. affairs analyst Mar. 9, 
1947 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — RE. 

Chang, Samuel T. — b. Shanghai, China, Oct. 5, 1904 ; 
naturalized June 1943 ; Nanking Acad. grad. ; George 
Washington U., B.A. 1929; Columbia U., M.A. 1930; 
teacher 1932-36; staff member, Chinese Govt. Purchas- 
ing Agency, 1936-38 ; head of Chinese Section, United 
China Relief, 1939-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-45 ; chief of 
Chinese section, translating branch. War Dept., 
1943-45 ; staff member, Chinese Supply Commn., 
1945-46 ; app. reviewing translator, CAF-11. in the 
Dept. of State Jan. 2, 1947 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; mar- 
ried. — TC. 

Chapin, Frank Mulford. — b. Washington, D.C., Mar. 
31, 1915; George Washington U., LL.B. 1939; 
mem. of bar of D.C. ; U.S. Army 1943-46 ; elk. and 
atty. with law firm 1937-41 ; compliance officer, Dept. 
of Agri., 1941-43 ; asst. div. chief. War Dept., 1946- 
49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class three and 
assigned to the Dept. Aug. 25, 1949 ; att. at Manila 
Oct. 14, 1949 ; married. 

Chapin, John S. — b. Erie, Pa., Dec. 30, 1913 ; Strong 
Vincent High Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., A.B. 1935, A.M. 
1940 ; Oxford U., B.A., A.M. 1937 ; librarian, N.Y. Pub- 
lic Library, 1941—42 ; asst., wartime communications. 
Library of Cong. 1942-43 ; app. divisional asst. at 
$2,600 in the Dept. of State Sept. 17, 1943 ; at $2,700 
Jan. 1, 1944 ; country-econ. asst. July 1, 1944 ; at 
$3,090 July 1, 1945 ; at §3,200 July 1, 1945 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class eleven and assigned as v.c. 
at Warsaw June 3, 1947 ; class ten Mar. 21, 1948 ; v.c. 
at Vienna Oct. 15, 1948 ; class eight Dec. 11, 1949. 

Chapin, Selden. — b. Erie, Pa., Sept. 19, 1899 ; St. 
Paul's Sch. ; U.S.N.A. grad. 1919 ; U.S. Navy 1919-25, 
It. (jg) ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. Mar. 20, 1925 ; 
v.c. of career and v.c. at Hankow Sept. 2, 1925 ; sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Jan. 6, 1927 ; 3d sec. at Peking Jan. 25, 
1927 ; at Rome June 27, 1929 ; class eight and cons. 
Dec. 19, 1929 ; 3d sec. at Quito Nov. 3, 1932 ; at San 
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Nov. 2, 1934 ; class seven July 1, 1934 ; 2d sec. at 
Port-au-Prince Jan. 31, 1935 ; class six Apr. 1, 1936 
to the Dept. May 22, 1936; class five Jan. 3, 1938 
asst. chief, Div. of the Am. Republics, Nov. 21 

1938 ; liaison officer with War and Navy Dcpts. Nov. 3 

1939 ; class four Mar. 1, 1940 ; cons, and 1st sec. at 
Montevideo Aug. 30, 1940 ; to the Dept. Dec. 27, 1941 
asst. chief, Div. of the Am. Republics, Jan. 20, 1942 
class three June 1, 1942 ; liaison officer, Emergency Ad 
visory Comm. for Pol. Defense, 1942-43 ; exec. sec. 
Comm. on Pol. Planning, Nov. 2, 1942-Jan. 15, 1944 
1st sec. of emb. for duty with U.S. rep. to the Politico 
Mil. Commn. at Algiers Oct. 5, 1943 ; couns. of mission 
at Algiers Nov. 29, 1943 ; class two July 10, 1944 
couns. of mission at Paris Sept. 1, 1944 ; to the Dept 
Jan. 2, 1945 ; deputy dir., Office of the For. Sor., Jan 10 
1945 ; class one May 16, 1945 ; dir.. Office of the For 
Ser., May 16, 1945 ; dir. gen. of the For. Ser., mem. 
Bd. of the For. Ser., and For. Ser. officer of class one 
Nov. 13, 1946 : class of earoor minislor Nov. 25, 1946 
B.E. and M.P. to Hungary Apr. 10, 1947 ; A.E. and P. 
to the Netherlands Oct. 7, 1949 ; married. 

Chapin, Vinton. — b. Chatenay, Seine, France, of Am. 
parents, Apr. 17, 1900 ; St. Mark's Sch. ; Harvard U., 
A.B. 1923 ; U.S.M.C. 1918-19 ; with investment bankers 
1923-26 ; app. I'or. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of 
career July 5, 1927 ; For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 29, 1927 ; v.c. 
at Prague Mar. 5, 1929 ; class eight, cons., and cons, 
at Prague May 9, 1930 ; to the Dept. Nov. 1, 1930 ; sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. May 10, 1931 ; For. Ser. officer at 
Paris, temp., June 27, 1931 ; asst. to the under sec. of 
state Oct. 19, 1931 ; at $4,600 in the Dept. of State 
Apr. 16, 1932: divisional asst. Nov. 16, 1935; For. 
Ser. officer of class si.K, cons., and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
May 21, 1936 ; to the Dept., temp., July 1, 1936 ; 2d 
sec. at Prague July 7, 1936 ; at London Aug. 25, 1938 ; 
at Dublin July 2, 1940 ; class five Aug. 16, 1941 ; 2d 
sec. and cons, at Port-au-Prince Oct. 16, 1941 ; class 
four Nov. 16, 1943 ; 1st sec. and cons, at Rio de 
Janeiro May 3, 1944 ; class three May 16, 1945 ; 1st sec. 
and cons, at The Hague May 15, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; couns. of leg. at Dublin 
Apr. 21, 1947 ; class two May 15, 1947 ; class one Apr. 
21. 1949; couns. of emb. at Manila July 25, 1949; 
married. 

Chapin, William A. — b. Chicago, 111., May 23, 1920 ; 
U. of Chicago, A.B. 1942, grad. work 1947-49 ; Sor- 
bonne 1948-49 ; U.S. Army 1943-45 ; methods analyst 
for magazine 1946-47 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class seven and assigned to the Dept. Dec. 4, 1949 ; 
resident officer at Frankfort on the Main Feb. 21, 1950 ; 
married. — HICOG. 

Chapman, Everett G. — b. Sacramento, Calif., July 15, 
1909 ; Southwestern U. 1927-30 ; Occidental Coll.. 
B.A. 1945, M.A. 1946; Claremont Grad. Sch. 1947-48; 
adult teacher, principal, supervisor, in city sch. 1934- 
40 ; state dir. of personnel training 1940-42 ; dir. of 
ser. div. in Japanese relocation center 1942 ; admin, 
dir. 1943-44, special rep. in East Africa 1944, Am. 
Red Cross ; coordinator and asst. to supervisor in 
adult education 1944-46, teacher couns. 1946-49, in 
city schs. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class three 
and assigned as community activities adviser. Educa- 



tional and Cultural Relations Div., Office of Public 
Affairs, at Bad-Nauheim Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Chapman, George Harvey. — b. Mulhall, Okla., Apr. 2, 
1913 ; Tulsa Central High Sch. ; U. of Tulsa 1931-32 ; 
Okla. Mil. Acad. 1932-33 ; transmitter operator to 
asst. chief engineer 1934-41, engineer 1941-44, trans- 
mitter supervisor and research engineer 1945-47 for 
radio stations ; chief engineer. Office of War Informa- 
tion, 1944-45 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class four 
and assigned as act. chief engineer at Manila Dec. 2, 

1947 ; married. 

Chapman, Raymond E. — b. Kalamazoo, Mich., June 10, 
1910; Kalamazoo Coll., A.B. 1932, M.A. 1934; U. of 
Mich. 1937-38 ; with accounting and advertising depts. 
1925-35, controller 1935-43, of newspapers ; econ. 
analyst and admin, officer. War Production Bd. 1943- 
44 ; economist, Bu. of the Budget, 1944-4G ; special 
asst. to chief, Div. of For. Reporting Sers., Dept. of 
State, 1946-47 ; statistician, OMGUS, 1948-49 ; del.. 
Int. Statistical Inst. Conf., Bern, 1949 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class three and assigned as statistician, 
Office of Admin., at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 
1949 ; married.— HICOG. 

Chapman, Wilbert McLeod.— b. Kalama, Wash., Mar. 
31, 1910; U. of Wash., B.S., 1932, M.S. 1933, Ph. D. 
1937 ; dir., Sch. of Fisheries, U. of Wash., 1947-48 ; 
chm., U.S. del., U.S.-Mexican Fisheries Conf., Mexico 
City, 1948 ; app. for. affairs officer, P-8, in the Dept. of 
State June 18, 1948 ; chm., U.S. del., Int. Northwest At- 
lantic Fisheries Conf., Washington, 1949 ; U.S. del., 
U.S. -Costa Rica Fisheries Conf., Washington, 1949; 
GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— U. 

Chapman, William Walter, Jr. — b. Chestertown, Md., 
Feb. 20, 1906 ; Chestertown High Sch. grad. ; U. of Md., 
B.S. 1928 ; Columbia U., M.A. 1940 ; business training 
course 1928-29 and asst. to mgr. of cml. research div. 
1930-32, in electric co. ; asst. commandant in private 
sch. 1932-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, It. col. ; app. exec. 
asst. to the asst. sec. of state for admin.. C.\F-14, 
Mar. 18, 1946 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — A. 

Chappelear, Nancy Barrett. — b. Orange, Va. ; Upper- 
ville High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; sec. Civil Works 
Admin., Jan.-Apr. 1934 ; elk., Treas. Dept., 1935-40 ; 
stenog.. Advisory Commn. to the Council of Nat. De- 
fense, 1940-41 ; typist. Navy Dept., 1941 ; purchasing 
elk.. Office for Emergency Management, 1941 ; pur- 
chasing officer. Coordinator of Information, 1941-42 ; 
asst. admin, officer, Office of War Information, 1942- 
45, London and Paris 1944-45 ; transferred to the Dept. 
of State as asst. to the dir.. Office of Int. Information 
and Cultural Affairs, CAF-9, Aug. 31, 1945 ; admin, 
officer, CAF-11, June 11, 1946 ; asst. to policy coordi- 
nator, P-4. Dec. 29, 1946 ; exec, sec, CAF-12, Aug. 22, 

1948 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949.— OIL 

Chappell, Joseph John. — b. Dudley, Ga., Mar. 5, 1907 ; 
Brewton-Parker Inst. grad. ; Mercer U., LL.B. 1928 ; 
mem. of bar of Ga. ; atty. 1928-36; mem., Ga. House 
of Representatives, 1932-33 ; city solicitor, Dublin, Ga., 
1936 ; sec. to U.S. Senator 1937-41 ; app. divisional 
asst. at $3,200 in the Dept. of State July 1, 1941 ; at 



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$3,300 Oct. 1, 1941 ; divisional asst. (legal) at $4,600 
June 1, 1942 ; at $4,800 (P-5) Jan. 1, 1945 ; for. af- 
fairs officer and asst. chief of technical branch, P-6, 
May 30, 1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 80, 1949 ; married. — VD. 

Chappell, Walter Franklin. — b. New York, N.Y., Oct. 
21, 1898 ; Hill Sch. grad. ; Princeton U., A.B. 1921 ; v. 
pres. of real estate and mortgage firm 1926-41 ; U.S. 
Navy 1941-45, capt., overseas ser. ; app. chief of int. 
exchange section. Special Projects Div., Dept. of State, 
P-6, Jan. 15, 1946, Div. of Protective Sers. July 29, 
1947 ; act. asst. chief, Div. of Protective Sers., Aug. 
29, 1947; asst. chief Dec. 28, 1947; GS-13 Oct. 30, 
1949. — DS. 

Charles, Joseph Eugene. — b. Talbot, Ind., Aug. 9, 
1906 ; Ambia High Sch. grad. ; U. of 111., A.B. 1928, 
M.A. 1930 ; Harvard U., M.A. 1934, Ph.D. 1950 ; instr., 
U. of 111., 1930-33 ; history master. The Tome Sch., 
1934-36 ; instr. and fellow. Harvard U., 1936-41 ; polit- 
ical analyst, U.S. Govt., 1942-43; U.S.M.C. 1943-45, 
1st It., overseas ser. ; app. head of Brit. Commonwealth 
section, Div. of Cultural Cooperation, Dept. of State, 
P-6, Sept. 18, 1945 ; Area Div. I Dec. 31, 1945 ; branch 
chief, Area Div. I (Europe) P-7, Jan. 12, 1947 ; For. 
Ser. Reserve officer of class three assigned as cul- 
tural officer at London Mar. 21, 1947 ; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Oct. 1, 1947 ; 1st. sec. at London Oct. 19, 
1947 ; married. 

Charlick, Carl. — b. Josefov, Czechoslovakia, July 14, 
1907; naturalized; Flushing (N.Y.) High Sch.; Coll. 
of City of N.Y. 1924-25, 1937-41 ; Syracuse U. 1926- 
27 ; Am. U. of Berlin 1945-46 ; U. of Lausanne, Swit- 
zerland 1947-48 ; sales correspondent 1925-26 ; cus- 
toms broker 1926-27 ; asst. to sales mgr. of mfg. firm 
1927-28 ; sales and promotion mgr. for travel agencies 
1928-33, 1937-41 ; accounts investigator. New York 
city govt., 1934-35 ; auditor. Works Progress Admin., 
1935-37 ; elk.. War Dept., 1941-43 ; U.S. Army 1943- 
45, overseas ser. ; chief translation editor, OMGUS, 
1945-47 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class five and 
assigned as translator-interpreter, Office of Exec. 
Secretariat, at Bonn Oct. 16, 1949. — HICOG. 

Charniak, Hyman. — b. Paterson, N.J., May 18, 1910 ; 
Brooklyn Coll. 1933-35 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, capt., 
overseas ser. ; reporter, writer, copyreader, with news- 
papers, 1930-41 ; assoc. editor of mil. govt, paper 1946- 
48, information officer 1948, chief of branch 1948-49. 
OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class three and 
assigned as press officer. Public Relations Div., Office 
of Public Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 
1949. — HICOG. 

Chartrand, Chester Rae. — b. Kay County, Okla., July 
27, 1901; West Denver (Colo.) High Sch. grad.; U. of 
Denver, B.A. 1925 ; U. of Chicago, M.A. 1933 ; supt. 
of high schs. and normal training sch. in India 1927- 
39 ; headmaster, private sch., Burma, 1939-42 ; supt. 
of public schs. 1942-43 ; regional specialist. Office of 
Strategic Sers., 1943-45 ; U.S. Army 1943-45, maj., 
overseas ser. ; transferred to the Dept. of State as 
regional specialist, CAF-13, Aug. 31, 1945 ; chief of 
branch, Area Div. Ill, P-7 July 28, 1946 ; chief. Middle 
East branch. Area Div. II, Apr. 20, 1947 ; act. chief 



for Near East and African area. Public Affairs Over- 
seas Program Staff, Sept. 9, 1948; GS-14 Oct. 30, 
1949 ; married. — NEA/P. 

Chartrand, Stanley Reiford. — b. Jefferson County, 
Colo., July 8, 1912; Colo. State Coll. of Education, 
A.B. 1936 ; Rangoon U. 1937 ; U. of Chicago, A.M. 
1941 ; teacher in high sch. 1936-37 ; teacher 1937-39, 
supt. 1939-40, in high sch. in Burma ; teacher in high 
sch. in Bogota 1942 ; elk. in Am. emb. at Bogota 1942- 
43 ; U.S. Navy 1944-46 ; app. admin, asst. in the For. 
Ser. and assigned at Madras July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
Reserve officer of class six and public-affairs officer at 
Madras Nov. 13, 1946 ; v.c. Oct. 1, 1947 ; v.c. at 
Madras Oct. 18, 1947 ; class five Feb. 6, 1949 ; married. 

Chase, Allan. — b. New York, N.Y., Nov. 15, 1916 ; 
Coll. of City of N.Y., B.S. 1939, grad. work 1940-43 ; 
George Washington U. 1944-48 ; elk., N.Y. city govt., 
1938-43 ; U.S. Army 1943 ; auditor. Gen. Accounting 
Office, 1943-44 ; budget analyst and accountant, Fed. 
Public Housing Authority, 1944-46 ; accountant. War 
Assets Admin., 1946-48 ; auditor, Dept. of Army, 1948— 
49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class five and as- 
signed as budget and fiscal officer, Office of Admin., at 
Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Chase, Augustus Sabin. — b. Waterbury, Conn., Mar. 
16, 1897 ; St. Mark's Sch. grad. ; Yale U., B.A. 1920 ; 
Cornell U. Law Sch., summer 1925 ; U.S. Army 1917- 
19, 2d It., O.R.C., 1924-29; teacher, Yale-in-China, 
Changsha, 1920-21 ; editorial work 1922 ; in brass fac- 
tories 1922-24 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. Sept. 11, 
1925 ; v.c. of career May 20, 1926 ; language officer at 
Peking June 1, 1926 ; v.c. at Berlin June 27, 1928 ; at 
Breslau, temp., July 10, 1929 ; at Tsingtao Apr. 16, 
1930 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at Tsingtao July 24, 
1930 ; at Mukden Jan. 23, 1932 ; at Canton Sept. 5, 
1935 ; class seven Oct. 1, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Aug. 17, 1937 ; class six Aug. 17, 1938 ; cons, at Dairen 
Nov. 21, 1939-Dec. 7, 1941 ; to the Dept. June 3, 1942 
(detaUed to the War Dept. Sept. 28, 1942-May 21, 
1943) ; class five Nov. 16, 1943; asst. chief, Div. of 
Chinese Affairs, Mar. 16, 1945 ; class four May 16, 
1945 ; cons, at Shanghai Sept. 14, 1945 ; at Mukden, 
temp.. Mar. 7, 1946 ; at Harbin Apr. 16, 1946 ; 1st sec. 
and cons, at Nanking July 9, 1946 (canceled) ; at Muk- 
den, temp., Aug. 10, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
three Nov. 13, 1946 : cons, at Shanghai May 15. 1947 : 
class two Apr. 21, 1949 ; 1st sec. and cons, at Tokyo 
Jan. 21, 1950 ; married. 

Chase, Joseph. — b. New York, N.Y., Aug. 2, 1911 ; 
Columbia U., A.B. 1932, M.A. 1933, grad. work 1934, 
1936, 1940 ; Alliance Francaise, Paris, summer 1936 : 
U. of Gr6noble, summer 1937 ; U. of Poitiers, summer 
1938 ; instr., Columbia U., 1935-42 ; U.S. Navy 1942- 
45, It. comdr., overseas ser. ; for. affairs analyst, office 
of U.S. rep. to United Nations Mil. Staff Comm., 1946- 
48 ; app. for. affairs specialist, P-6. in the Dept. of 
State July 26, 1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — U. 

Chase, Peter Rodgers. — b. Boston, Mass., Feb. 15, 
1922 ; Roxbury Latin Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., A.B. 
1943 ; Am. U. 1946-47 ; for. trade analyst, For. Econ. 
Admin., 1943-45 ; transferred to the Dept. of State as 



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admin, asst., CAF-9, Apr. 15, 1945 ; research asst. 
P-2, Dec. 9, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class eleven, 
assigned as v.c at Rabat Aug. 11, 1947 ; For. Sor. officer 
of class six, v.c of career, and sec. In the Diplo. Ser. 
.Inly 9, 1949 ; v.c. at liabat July 23, 1949 ; at Port 
Elizabeth .Tan. 25, 1950 ; married. 

Chase, Warren Montgomery. — -b. Chicago, 111., Jan. 

19, 1905 ; Emerson High Sch. grad. ; Amherst Coll., 
A.B. 1925 ; U. of Chicago, grad. work 1925-26 ; U. of 
Paris 1926-27 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. 
of career Jan. 29, 1929 ; assigned to the For. Ser. Sch. 
Feb. 2, 1929 ; v.c. at Amsterdam Sept. 13, 1929 ; class 
eight July 1. 1934 ; cons. Jan. 22, 1935 ; cons, at Amster- 
dam Jan. 24, 1935 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1936 ; at Piedras 
Negr.is May 22, 1936 (canceled) ; at Hamburg Mar. 4, 
1937 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; class six 
-May 1, 1938; 2d sec. at Bern Oct. 16, 1939; class five 
June 1, 1942 ; class four July 16, 1944 ; class three Aug. 
13, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer, staff of U.S. pol. adviser on 
German affairs, Berlin, Nov. 2, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class three Nov. 13, 1946; class two May 15, 1947; 
couns. of leg. at Helsinki Sept. 2, 1948 ; married. 

Chase, Wilbur Portens. — b. Washington, D.C., Sept. 
27, 1919; high sch. (Baltimore City Coll.) grad.; 
George Washington U., A.B. 1942 ; engineering drafts- 
man. Navy Dept., 1941-42 ; economist, War Shipping 
Admin., July-Sept. 1942 ; U.S. Coast Guard 1942-45 ; 
app. elk. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned to the 
Dept. Apr. 14, 1945 ; v.c. at Basra May 11, 1945 ; For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. June 21, 1946 ; v.c. at Basra July 15, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; v.c. at Montreal 
July 15, 1947; class five Apr. 14. 1948: v.c. at Stutt- 
gart Nov. 16, 1948 ; at Hamburg Apr. 20, 1949 ; mar- 
ried.— HICOG. 

Chastka, Harold Anthony.— b. Tyndall, S. Dak., Sept. 

20, 1909 ; Tyndall High Sch. grad. ; Creighton U., Ph.B. 
1930; Georgetown U., M.S. (For. Ser.) 1934, Law Sch. 
1935-36; head elk., Nat. Recovery Admin., 1933-36; 
statistical analyst, Nat. Emergency Council, 1936-38 ; 
principal personnel asst., Nat. Archives, 1938-41 ; chief 
of classification section, Office of Govt. Reports 1941-42, 
Office of War Information 1942-43 ; U.S. Army 1943- 
45 ; transferred to the Dept. of State as position analyst, 
CAF-12, Aug. 31, 1945 ; asst. chief of position analysis 
section, Div. of For. Ser. Personnel. June 16, 1946 : 
CAF-13 Jan. 26, 1947 ; chief of position analysis sec- 
tion Apr. 17, 1949 ; per.sonnel officer and GS-13 Oct. 
30, 1949 ; married. — FP. 

Cheever, Elsie Blanchard. — -b. Andover, Mass. ; 
teacher in elementary schs. 1913-17 ; elk., Treas. Dept., 
1918-20 ; Army field elk. 1920 ; elk., Dept. of Agri., 
1920-23 ; app. elk. at $1,200 in the Dept. of State 
Nov. 26, 1923 ; at $1,440 July 1, 1924 ; at $1,500 July 
1, 1925 ; at $1,680 Feb. 16, 1926 ; at $1,860 Nov. 1, 
1927 ; at $2,000 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,100 July 1, 1928 ; 
at ,$2,300 July 1, 1930; at $2,400 Aug. 1, 1936; divi- 
sional asst. at $2,600 Dec. 29, 1937 ; at $2,700 Apr. 
16, 1939 ; at $2,800 Oct. 1, 1941 ; at $3,200 Nov. 1, 
1942 ; at $3,300 July 1, 1944 ; at $3,750 July 1, 1945 ; 
at $3,860 July 1, 1945 : chief of review section, P-4, 
Dec. 29, 1946 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— DC/L. 



Chenard, Jean J. — b. Jan. 26, 1917 ; app. For Ser. 
Stafl' officer of class throe, and assigned as chief. Travel 
Control Div., Office of Pol. Affairs, at Herford Oct. 16, 
1!>49 ; class two Feb. IC, 1950 ; married. — HICOG. 

Chevalier, Herman G. — b. Now York, N.Y., Oct. 28. 
1914 ; Brooklyn Coll., A.B. 1942 ; Columbia U. 194.3-44 ; 
elk. with typewriter co. 1933-38 ; linguist, public re- 
lations work, 1938-40, 1942-43; bank elk. 1941-42; 
mail examiner, Office of Censorship, 1944 ; radio pro- 
ducer and writer, Dept. of State, 1944-46 ; radio infor- 
mation specialist, OMGUS, 1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class six, and assigned as radio infor- 
mation specialist, Berlin Element, Oct. 16, 1949. — 
HICOG. 

Child, Ann. — b. Minneapolis, Minn., Sept. 3, 1916 ; 
Pomona Coll., A.B. 1938 ; sec. 1939-43. 1946-48 ; U.S. 
Coast Guard 1943-46, It. (jg) ; app. For. Ser. Staff offi- 
cer of class twelve and assigned to the Dept. Jan. 20. 
1948 ; disbursing officer at Warsaw Feb. 17, 1948 ; at 
Moscow, temp.. May 25, 1949 ; class ten May 29, 1949 ; 
class nine and att. at Moscow Dec. 11, 1949. 

Child, Paul Gushing. — b. Montclair, N.J., Jan. 15, 
1902 ; high sch. ; Columbia U. 1920-21 ; teacher in 
France 1925-30 ; teacher in public sch. 1931^2 ; 
graphics designer 1942-43, chief of presentation branch 
1943—45, Office of Strategic Sers. ; transferred to the 
Dept. of State as graphic designer, CAF-12, Oct. 1, 
1945 ; resigned Mar. 15, 1947 ; app. For. Ser. Reserve 
officer of class four and assigned as att. at Paris Sept. 
1 5, 1948 ; married. 

Child, Sargent B. — b. Dorset, Vt., Aug. 25, 1900 ; 
LawrpTiceville Sch. (N.J.) grad. ; Amherst Coll., B.A. 
1924; Columbia U., M.A. 1928; U. of Berlin 1929; 
teacher, Deerfleld Acad., 1924-27 ; asst. dir., Orinoco 
Source Expedition 1931, Darwin Memorial Expedition 
1932-33 ; admin, asst.. Fed. Housing Admin., 1934-35 ; 
chief field supervisor 1935-39, dir. 1939-42, Historical 
Records Survey ; asst. to dir.. For. Econ. Admin., 1942- 
45 ; adviser on archives and libraries. U.S. Control 
Commn., Germany, 1945-46 ; app. librarian in the For. 
Ser. and assigned at London Nov. 12, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
Reserve officer of class three Nov. 13. 1946; att. at 
London Oct. 19, 1947 ; resigned May 19, 1949 ; special 
f^vipervisor, Dept. of Com., 1949-50; app. for. affair's 
specialist, GS-13, in the Dept. of State Jan. 16, 1950 ; 
married. — GA. 

Childs, Archie William.— b. Wellsboro, Pa., Jan. 15, 
189S ; high-sch. grad. ; Am. U. 192S ; Southeastern U. 
1929 ; elk. 1917-18, in Bu. of War Risk Insur. 1918-19 ; 
app. v.c. at Porto Alegre June 12, 1919 ; at Sao Paulo 
May 27, 1920 ; at St. Michael Sept. 27, 1922 ; at Horta 
Apr. 15, 1924 ; at St. Michael June 3, 1924 ; resigned 
July 21, 1925 ; field rep. in Latin Amer. for motor co. 
1925-26 ; traffic and credit mgr. for motor co. 1926-28 ; 
asst. chief 1928-29, act. chief 1929-30, and chief 1930- 
35, Automotive-Aeronautics Trade Div., Bu. of For. and 
Dom. Com. ; app. asst. cml. att. at Rio de Janeiro May 
28, 1935 ; For. Ser. officer of class five July 1, 1939 ; 
cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; class 
four July 16, 1943 ; to the Dept. Apr. 21, 1945 ; class 
three May 16, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class three and 



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adviser to chief, Div. of For. Reporting Sers., Nor. 13, 
1946 ; cml. att. at Panama Apr. 15, 1947. 

Childs, James Rives. — b. Lynchburg, Va., Feb. 6, 
1893 ; Lynchburg High Sch. grad. ; Randolph-Macon 
Coll., A.B. 1912 ; Harvard U., A.M. 1915 ; principal of 
high sch. 1912—13 ; Am. Ambulance Ser. in France 
1915 ; private tutor 1915-16 ; asst. master, Lawrence- 
ville Sch., 1916-17 ; U.S. Army 1917-19, 1st It., over- 
seas ser.; Army War Coll. 1917; detailed to Am. 
Commn. to Negotiate Peace, Paris, 1919, and to Am. Re- 
lief Admin, in Serbia and Greece Apr. 1919 ; newspaper 
correspondent 1919-21 ; asst. and dist. supervisor. Am. 
Relief Admin, in Russia, 1921-23 ; app. cons, of class 
seven Oct. 6, 1923 ; detailed to Jerusalem Nov. 20, 1923 ; 
For. Ser. oflJcer of class eight July 1, 1924 ; cons, at 
Bucharest May 4, 1925 ; class seven May 23, 1929 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 17, 1930 ; cons, and 2d 
sec. at Cairo Oct. 1, 1930 ; relieved of duties as cons, 
at Cairo Jan. 3, 1931 ; class six July 1, 1931 ; 2d sec. 
at Teheran Aug. 26, 1933 ; at Cairo Sept. 4, 1935 ; class 
five Oct. 1, 1935 ; to the Dept. Feb. 26, 1937 ; class 
four Nov. 16, 1939 ; cons, and 1st sec. at Tangier Dec. 
23, 1940 ; Am. mem., Int. Commn. for the Maintenance 
of the Cape Spartel Lighthouse, 1941- ; class three 
Feb. 1, 1942 ; couns. of leg. at Tangier in addition to 
duties as cons. Mar. 30, 1944 ; cons. gen. Apr. 25, 1944 ; 
cons. gen. at Tangier in addition to duties as couns. 
of leg. May 8, 1944 ; class two July 16, 1944 ; to the 
Dept. May 22, 1945 ; U.S. rep., conversations regarding 
Int. Zone of Tangier, Paris, 1945 ; class one Dec. 17, 
1945 ; E.E. and M.P. to Saudi Arabia Apr. 27, 1946 : 
also E.E. and M.P. to Yemen Aug. 22, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class of career minister Nov. 14, 1946 ; A.E. 
and P. to Saudi Arabia in addition to duties as E.E. 
and M.P. to Yemen Mar. 2, 1949 ; married. 

Childs, Prescott. — b. Holyoke, Mass., Dec. 2. 1898 ; 
Hotchkiss Sch. ; Yale U., B.A. 1922 ; U.S. Army 1918-19, 
overseas ser. ; reconstruction work in France, summer 
1920 ; instr. in elementary sch. 1922-23 ; archeo- 
logical expeditions in the Near East 1923-24 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career Oct. 16, 
1924 ; v.c. at Canton Nov. 8, 1924 ; at Lisbon Oct. 26, 
1927 ; at Funchal, temp., Apr. 21, 1928 ; at Lisbon July 
5. 1928 : at St. Michael's Dec. 10, 1928 ; at Monte- 
video Sept. 25, 1929 ; at Rivifere du Loup, temp., Nov. 
2, 1929 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at Montevideo 
May 9, 1930 : at Nice May 22, 1931 ; also at Monaco 
Sept. 18, 1931 ; at Berlin June 20, 1934 ; class seven 
July 1, 1934 ; class six Apr. 1, 1936 ; cons, at Barbados 
June 23, 1936 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; cons, 
and 2d sec. at Rio de Janeiro July 1, 1940; class five 
Aug. 16, 1941 ; cons, at Fortaleza, temp., Feb. 6, 1943 ; 
2d sec. and cons, at Rio de Janeiro Apr. 5, 1943 ; at 
Wellington Aug. 26, 1943 ; class four Nov. 16, 1943 ; 1st 
sec. at Wellington in addition to duties as cons. Apr. 
29, 1944; class three May 16, 1945 ; cons. gen. Mar. 16, 
1946; cons. gen. and 1st sec. at Habana Apr. 11, 1946 : 
For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; to the 
Dept. July 17, 1947 ; married. 

Chipchin, Nelson. — b. Warsaw, Russia, Mar. 18, 1911 ; 
naturalized 1943 ; Leningrad high-sch. grad. 1928 ; 
N.Y.U., B.A. 1936 ; chemist 1936-37 ; translator with 
trade corp. 1938-41 ; in sales dept. of paper corp. 1941- 



42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, 1st It., overseas ser. ; chief 
interpreter and admin, officer, OMGUS, Berlin, 1946- 
48; app. radio script writer (Russian), CAF— 11, in 
the Dept. of State Jan. 17, 1949 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949. — 
IBD. 

Chipman, Norris Bowie. — b. Washington, D.C., June 
28, 1901 ; Dartmouth Coll., A.B. 1927 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass. and v.c. of career Oct. 24, 1928 ; assigned 
to the For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 5, 1928 ; v.c. at Tallinn July 
10, 1929 (canceled) ; at Riga Oct. 7, 1929 ; language 
officer in the consulate gen. at Paris July 30, 1930 ; 
also v.c. at Paris May 1, 1931 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. June 19, 1933 ; For. Ser. officer to the leg. at Riga 
June 21, 1933 ; 3d sec. at Riga July 15, 1933 : to the 
Dept. Mar. 7, 1934 ; class eight July 1, 1934 ; cons. 
Jan. 22, 1935 : 3d sec. at Moscow July 30, 1936 ; 
also cons, at Moscow Apr. 21, 1938 ; class seven Mar. 
1, 1939 ; 2d sec. at Moscow in addition to duties as 
cons. Mar. 30, 1939 ; cons, at Cairo Aug. 23, 1939 ; 
also 2d sec. at Cairo May 22, 1940 ; cons, at Kingston, 
temp., June 21, 1940 ; cons, and 2d sec. at Cairo Oct. 1, 

1940 ; to the Dept. July 20, 1942 ; sec. and cons, at 
Paris Sept. 13, 1944 ; 2d sec. at Paris in addition to 
duties as cons. May 10, 1945 ; class five May 16, 1945 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; class three 
May 15, 1947 ; 1st sec. at Paris in addition to duties 
as cons. July 13, 1947; class two Apr. 21, 1949; 1st 
sec. and cons, at Rome Mar. 15, 1950 ; married. 

Christensen, Dale Milton. — b. Shelley, Idaho, Mar. 26, 
1920 ; Idaho Falls High Sch. ; U. of Idaho 1938-39 ; 
Utah State Agri. Coll. 1942-43 ; missionary 1939-42 ; 
U.S. Navy 1943-46, It. (jg), overseas ser. ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class nine and assigned to the 
Dept. Dec. 11, 1946 ; v.c. at Buenos Aires Jan. 24, 1947 ; 
class seven June 30, 1949 ; att. at Quito July 27, 1949 ; 
married. 

Christensen, Keld. — b. Cedar Falls, Iowa, Apr. 13, 
1917 ; Iowa State Teachers Coll. 1936-37 ; U. of Minn. 
1937-40 ; app. elk. in For. Ser. and assigned to the 
Dept. Jan. 16, 1941 ; in Am. leg. at Reykjavik Mar. 9, 

1941 : v.c. at Reykjavik Oct. 13, 1942 ; elk. at Ankara 
Feb. 17, 1943 ; v.c. at Iskenderun Nov. 10, 1943 ; at 
Oran, temp., July 5, 1945 ; at Halifax Oct. 17, 1945 ; 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Apr. 27, 1946 ; v.c. at Halifax June 3, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 : v.c. at Milan 
June 10, 1947 ; class five Apr. 14, 1948 ; to the Dept. 
July 1, 1949 ; detailed to Harvard U. for special study 
in econ. Sept. 1949 ; married. 

Christensen, Reginald B. — b. Garden, Mich., Oct. 3, 
1923 ; Manistique High Sch. ; Ohio State U. 1943-44 : 
U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; admin, officer 1946- 
48, classification analyst 1948-49, OMGUS : app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class ten and assigned as classifica- 
tion officer. Personnel Div., at Frankfort on the Main 
Oct. 16, 1949 ; class nine Feb. 19, 1950. — HICOG. 

Christensen, William Harold. — b. Wilmot, S. Dak., 
Aug. 26, 1909; Earl Grey High Sch. (Winnipeg, Can- 
ada) grad.; U. of Manitoba 1935-37; Winnipeg Grain 
Exchange course of lectures 1935 ; cml. employment 
1925 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Winnipeg 
Mar. 18, 1926; v.c. at Barbados June 1, 1940; at 



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Toronto Aug. 25, 1943 ; at Sarnia, temp., Nov. 1, 1943 ; 
at Toronto Nov. 16, 1943 ; at Antigua Dec. 6, 1943 ; also 
at Curagao and Martinique Mar. 10, 1944 ; relieved of 
duties at Antigua and Curacao Feb. 7, 1945 : For. Ser. 
oflScer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Mar. 14, 1945, qualified Mar. 26, 1945 ; v.c. at 
Martinique Mar. 26, 1945 ; cons. Oct. 16, 1945 ; cons, 
at Martinique Nov. 14. 1945 ; class eight Dec. 17, 
1945 ; cons, at Marseille Oct. 29. 1946 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class five Nov. 13, 1946 ; 2d sec. and cons, at 
Dublin Dec. 22, 1949 ; nuirriod. 

Christian!, Courtland Emil. — b. Indianapolis, Ind., 
May 6, 1891; Business High Sch. (D.C.) grad. ; lan- 
guage study under private tutors ; stonog. 1914—17, in 
War Dept. 1917: asst. elk.. House Rules Comm., and 
sec. to mem. of Cong. 1918 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
gen. at Mexico City Oct. 1918 : v.c. at Barcelona Oct. 
1, 1919; at Cardiff Aug. 31, 1921; at Sheffield Feb. 
29, 1928; at Ghent May 16, 1929; at Izmir Aug. 20, 
1932 ; at Curacao July 17, 1933 ; at Trinidad, temp., 
Nov. 16, 1934 ; at Curacao Jan. 31, 1935 ; at Newcastle- 
on-Tyne July 31, 1936 ; at Glasgow, temp., Jan. 15, 
1938 ; at Newcastle-on-Tyne June 25, 1938 ; at Sura- 
baya May 15, 1939 ; at Adelaide Mar. 10, 1942 ; at 
Perth Mar. IS, 1943 ; at Adelaide, temp., Apr. 1, 1944 ; 
at Perth June 29. 1944 ; at Melbourne, temp., July 6, 
1944 ; at Port-of-Spain Dec. 6, 1944 ; at Melbourne, 
temp., Mar. 26, 1945 ; at Port-of-Spain July 1, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten Nov. 13. 1946; v.c. at 
Gibraltar Apr. 3, 1947 ; class nine Feb. 5, 1950. 

Chrlstiano, Joseph Francis. — b. Geneva, N.Y., Oct. 17, 
1923; Yale T'., B.A. 1945; counselor, Yale U., 1945; 
with bank 1945^6 ; financial officer, OMGUS, Berlin, 
1946—47 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eleven 
and assigned to the Dept. Apr. 11, 1948 : v.c. at Rotter- 
dam Apr. 20, 1948 ; class nine Feb. 5, 1950. 

Christie, Harold T. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Jan. 8, 1916 ; 
St. John's Prep. Sch. grad. ; St. John's U. Grad. Sch. 
1934 ; elk., salesman, mgr. for wholesale-retail cos. 
1934-43 ; merchandise consultant for dept. store 1943 ; 
merchandise mgr. for jewelry firm 1943—44 ; U.S. Army 
1944—46, overseas ser. ; sales mgr. for art goods co. 
1946 ; buyer for exchange ser.. War Dept., 1946-47 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class fourteen and as- 
signed as elk. at Stockholm Sept. 2, 1947 ; class thir- 
teen Nov. 14, 1948 : class eleven and gen. sers. officer 
at Stockholm Oct. 30, 1949. 

Christie, Marian T. (Mrs.) — transferred to the Dept. 
of State as admin, officer, CAF-13, Aug. 31, 1945 ; 
chief of section, Div. of Int. Exchange of Persons, 
Mar. 1, 1947 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949.— lEP. 

Christie, Raleigh "W. — b. Albany, N.Y., Oct. 21, 1900 ; 
app. special asst. to asst. chief for publication, Div. of 
Research and Publications, Dept. of State, CAF-12, 
June 21, 1946 : chief of operations branch. Div. of 
Publications, Sept. 16, 1946 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
married. — PB. 

Christopher, Robert Allen. — b. Minneapolis, Minn., 
Dec. 30, 1923 ; Washburn High Sch. grad. ; Yale U., 
B.A. 1947 ; U.S. Army 1943-^6, 1st It., overseas ser. ; 
app. For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and 

875198—50 8 



sec. in tlie Diplo. Ser. June 19, 1947 ; to tlie Dept. July 
28, 1947 ; v.c. at Bahia Sept. 22, 1947 ; 3d sec. and 
v.c. at Kio de Janeiro Feb. 23, 1949. 

Christopherson, Carl E. — b. Des Moines, Iowa, Aug. 
19, 1897 ; East Des Moines High Sch. grad. ; Drake U. 
192.3-24; George Washington U. 1926-27, 1928-29: 
newspaper work 1916-18 ; hydrographic surveying and 
chart construction. Coast and Geodetic Survey, 1918- 
24; asst. chief 1924-26 and act. chief 1927-28, draft- 
ing div. of Coast and Geodetic Survey, Manila ; also 
tech. adviser to Philippine Govt. 1927-28 : cml. agt., 
Chicago dist. office, Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 1928- 
30; app. asst. trade commr. at Mukden July 10, 1930; 
at Sydney July 1, 1933 ; trade commr. at Calcutta 
Sept. 20, 1933 ; at Shanghai Feb. 16, 1935 ; at Manila 
Apr.-June 1935 ; to Bu of For. and Dom. Com. Sept. 
7, 1937 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven July 1, 1939 ; to 
the Dept. Aug. 17, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Nov. 16, 1939; cons, at Calcutta Apr. 21, 1941; 
2d sec. and cons, at Wellington Aug. 28, 1943 ; class 
six May 16, 1945 ; cons, at Batavia Apr. 8, 1946 (can- 
celed) ; class five May 19, 1946 ; to the Dept. May 20, 
1946 (Dept. of Com. Nov. 13. 1040) : For. Ser. officer of 
class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; class three Apr. 21, 1949 ; 
For. Ser. officer at Frankfort on the Main Nov. 20, 
1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Chubbuck, Dorothy. — b. State College, Pa., Dec. 26, 
1917; Canastota High Sch. (Canastota, N.Y.) grad.; 
business sch. grad. 1936 ; sec. for law firm 1936-39 ; 
financial sec. 1939-41 ; accountant for contracting co. 
in Bermuda 1941—44 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. Aux- 
iliary and assigned to the Dept. Nov. 14, 1944 ; near 
the Govt, of the Netherlands established in England 
Dec. 14, 1944 ; at Singapore, temp., May 22, 1946 ; at 
Saigon July 9, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
fourteen Nov. 13, 1946 ; disbursing officer at Saigon 
Apr. 28, 1947 ; disbursing officer at Canberra, temp., 
Apr. 28, 1947 ; class eleven May 4, 1947 ; disbursing 
officer at Guatemala Nov. 21. 1947 : at Madrid Feb. 28, 
1949 ; class nine Mar. 6, 1949 ; att. at Moscow Nov. 15, 
1949; class eight Feb. 5, 1950. 

Chuck, Fong. — b. Honolulu, Hawaii, Jan. 16, 1898 ; 
Stanford U., B.A. 1921 ; U. of Calif., M.A. 1922 ; book- 
keeper and accountant for railroad co. ; teacher in 
China ; app. interpreter in Am. consulate gen. at Can- 
ton July 1, 1947 ; at Hongkong Jan. 1, 1938 ; at Can- 
ton May 14, 1940-Dec. 7, 1941 ; assigned to the Dept. 
June 3, 1942 ; elk. at $2,000 in the Dept. of State Nov. 
3, 1942 ; divisional asst. Jan. 1, 1944 ; v.c. at Kun- 
ming Feb. 10, 1944; at Chungking Aug. 25, 1945; at 
Canton Fob. 4, 1946: For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
eleven Nov. 13, 1946 ; class nine May 1, 1949 ; v.c. at 
Hong Kong Sept. 22, 1949 ; married. 

Chung, Harry Chun Cha. — b. Paia, Maui, T.H., June 
9, 1919 ; McKinley High Sch. (Honolulu) grad. ; Cen- 
tral Prep. Sch. (Honolulu) grad. ; with oil co. 1937-38 ; 
elk. for cml. co. 1938—41 ; pipefitter for ship repairing 
CO. 1941—46 ; partner of construction co. 1946—48 ; con- 
struction and maintenance foreman at air base 1948— 
49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight and 
assigned as asst. chief of plumbing and heating at 
Pusan July 4, 1949 ; married. 



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Church, Ellen H. — b. Sandusky, Ohio ; Ala. Coll., B.S. 
1937 ; registrar, Martin Coll., 1937-39 ; stenog-sec. 
and classification analyst, Railroad Retirement Bd. 
1942-44, Office of Inter-Am. Affairs 1944-46 ; app. 
classification analyst, CAF-9, in the Dept. of State 
Nov. 1, 1944 ; position classifier Sept. 22, 1946 ; in- 
formation and editorial specialist, CAF— 11, Feb. 6, 
1949; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949. — INP. 

Church, Harold Ambrose. — b. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 
of Am. parents, Apr. 21, 1910 ; schs. and tutor in 
Brazil ; Mackenzie Coll., Sao Paulo ; Columbia U., B.A. 
1935 ; reporter and editorial asst. for newspapers (Rio 
de Janeiro) 1929-30, 1937-41 ; elk. in bank (Rio de 
Janeiro) 1935-37 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. at Rio de 
Janeiro July 1, 1941 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
fourteen Nov. 13, 1946 ; disbursing officer at Rio de 
Janeiro Dec. 2, 1947 ; class eleven Apr. 18, 1948 ; class 
ten Dec. 25, 1949 ; married. 

Churchill, George T. — b. Boston, Mass.. Dec. 19, 1921 ; 
Yale U., B.A. 1942, grad. work 1946-48 : Colo. Coll., 
grart. work 1949-50 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, capt., over- 
seas ser. ; research interviewer, Inst, of Human Rela- 
tions, 1947—48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff oflScer of class ten 
and assigned to the Dept. Jan. 25, 1950 ; married. 

Churchill, Rogers Piatt. — b. Horseheads, N.Y., Sept. 
14. 1902 ; Elmira Free Acad. grad. : Cornell U., A.B. 
1924, A.M. 1926 ; U. of Berlin 1928-29 ; U. of Chicago, 
Ph.D. 1934; Harvard U. 1934; editorial asst. 1929-30. 
1937, research assoc. 1934-37, U. of Chicago ; asst. 
prof., Vanderbilt U. 1930-32, Allegheny Coll. 1937-38; 
instr., Brooklyn Coll., 1939-42 ; historical analyst, 
Office of Strategic Sers., 1943-45 ; transferred to the 
Dept. of State as research analyst, P-4, Oct. 1, 1945 : 
research asst. Nov. 3. 1946 : for. relations historian 
Mar. 9, 1947 ; P-5 Feb. 20, 1949 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
married. — RE. 

Chylinski, Thaddeus Henry. — b. Wilmington, Del., 
Oct. 14, 1898 ; high-sch. grad. ; Pa. State Coll. 1917 ; 
employed by mfg. firm ; Polish Army 3 yrs. ; elk. in 
Am. consulate gen. at Warsaw 1920-25 : real-estate 
business 1925-27 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at 
Warsaw Sept. 5, 1927 ; v.c. at Warsaw Oct. 1, 1936 ; 
elk. in Am. emb. at Berlin July 15, 1941 ; to the Dept., 
temp., Aug. 14, 1941 ; v.c. at Ottawa Feb. 3, 1942 ; at 
Lisbon Oct. 30, 1944 ; at Paris, temp., July 3, 1945 ; at 
Warsaw Aug, 11, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; class 
nine Mar, 21, 1948 ; v.c. at Gdansk May 19. 1948 ; at 
Warsaw Nov. 23, 1948 : at Bordeaux Dec. 2, 1949 ; 
married. 

Ciaffone, Albert J. — b. New York, N.Y., Sept. 3, 
1907 : Xavier High Sch. grad. ; Manhattan Coll., A.B. 
1929 ; chief of div.. War Dept., 1941-46 ; U.S. Army 
1943 ; app. chief of program control br., Div. of Pro- 
curement Control, Dept. of State. CAF-12. Aug. 26, 
1947 : eonf. admin, asst. Aug. 30, 1948; GS-12 Oct. 30, 
1949.— IC. 

Cini, Walter Thomas. — b. New York, N.Y., Mar. 5, 
1916 ; St. Peters High Sch. ; business sch. grad. ; U. of 
Munich, Florence, Rome, Perugia, and Paris 1935-39 ; 
U.S. Army 1942-46, overseas ser, ; salesman and book- 



keeper for hardware co. 1939-40 ; elk. for railroad 
1941—42 ; examiner in postal censorship office 1942 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eleven and assigned 
to the Dept. Apr. 16, 1947 ; admin, asst. at Paris, 
May 20, 1947 ; class ten Sept. 14, 1949 ; v.c. at Trieste 
Nov. 17, 1949 ; married. 

Cizauskas, Albert Charles. — b. in N.Y., Mar. 1, 1920 ; 
Bishop Loughlin High Sch. grad. ; Manhattan Coll., 
B.A. 1942 ; U. of Notre Dame, M.A. 1945 ; grad. asst., 
U. of Notre Dame, Sept.-Dec. 1942 ; instr. in high sch. 
1944 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned 
to the Dept. Jan. 5, 1945 ; v.c. at Karachi May 5, 1945 ; 
at Batavia Feb. 20, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; to the 
Dept. Oct. 13, 1948 : detailed to Dept. of Com. Oct. 
27, 1948 ; class nine Apr. 17, 1949 ; v.c. at Batavia Dec. 
22, 1949 ; at Djakarta Dec. 30, 1949 ; at Surabaya Mar. 
13, 1950; married. 

Claffey, John F. — b. Waterbury, Conn., Nov. 12, 1881 
business sch. ; private tutors ; "Villanova Coll.. B.S. 
Conn. Nat. Guard 1900-03 ; timekeeper 1898-1914 
app. v. and deputy cons, at Dublin June 25, 1914 ; v.c. 
at Dublin by act approved Feb. 5, 1915 ; at London 
Jan. 27, 1921 ; at Leeds, temp., Sept. 1, 1922 ; at Lon- 
don Dec. 22, 1922 ; at Hull Aug. 1, 1927 (canceled) ; 
at Bristol Oct. 17, 1933 ; at Bradford, temp., Oct. 15, 
1935 ; at Bristol Feb. 6, 1936 ; at Cardiff, temp., July 
24, 1936 ; at Bistol Sept. 2, 1936 ; at Cardiff, temp., 
July 23, 1937; at Bristol Sept. 6, 1937; at Cardiff, 
temp.. May 6, 1938; at Bristol Aug. 29, 1938; at 
London Aug. 24, 1939 ; at Cardiff, temp., June 30, 
1941 ; at London Oct. 20, 1941 ; also att. at London 
Jan. 27, 1944 ; v.c. at Bristol, temp., May 26, 1945 ; v.c. 
and att. at Cardiff, temp., Aug. 15, 1946 ; v.c. at Edin- 
burgh Sept. 4, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; married. 

Claffey, Thomas H. — b. Trenton, N.J., Sept. 10, 
1891 ; Georgetown U., LL.B. 1917 ; Sorbonne ; 
U.S.N.R.F. 1917-19, ens. ; sec. 1919-21 : with Repara- 
tion Commn. Paris, 1924-30 ; special rep.. Colonial 
Exposition, Paris, 1931 ; asst. commr., Paris Exposi- 
tion, 1937; app. divisional asst. at $4,600 (P-5) in 
the Dept. of State Aug. 14, 1943 ; GS-12 Oct, 30, 1949 ; 
married. — FP. 

Clark, Clyde Lewis.— b. Eufaula, Okla., Dec. 13, 1906 ; 
West Des Moines High Sch. grad. ; U. of Iowa, B.A. 
1928, M.A. 1929, grad. work 1930 ; Sorbonne, Alliance 
Francaise, Institut de Phonatique 1932 ; prof, of 
languages. Flat River Jr. Coll. 1929-30, Butler U. 
1930-47 ; U.S. Army 1941-47, It. col., overseas ser. ; 
app. For. Ser. officer of class four, cons, of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 19, 1947 ; to the Dept. July 
13, 1947 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Madrid Sept. 16, 1947 ; 
married. 

Clark, David McMahon. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., May 
31, 1908 ; St. Joseph's Prep. Sch. grad. ; Georgetown U., 
A.B. 1929; M.S. (For. Ser.) 1933; Sorbonne; Brit. 
Inst. ; Alliance Francaise, Paris, cert. 1930 ; sec. and 
salesman 1933 ; asst. prof., trade-agreements seminar, 
Georgetown U. Sch. of For. Ser., 1935-36; entered 
Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. July 2, 1934 ; app. asst. 
trade commr. at Callao-Lima Feb. 1, 1937 ; For. Ser. 



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officer unclass. July 1, 1939 ; v.c. of career and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; v.c. at Callao-Lima Dec. 
29, 1939 ; also 3d sec. at Lima Apr. 26, 1941 ; class eight 
Feb. 1, 1942 ; to the Dept. July 28, 1942 ; class seven 
Nov. 16, 1943 ; 3d sec. at Managua Dec. 31, 1943 ; 2d 
sec. at Buenos Aires May 2, 1944 ; class six May 16, 
1945; For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946; 
2d sec. at Bogota Oct. 7, 1047 ; eons. May 27, 1949 ; to 
the Dcpt. Aug. 11, 1949 ; asst. chief of allowance 
branch, Div. of For. Ser. Personnel, Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
married. — FP. 

Clark, Doris Arbuckle (Mrs.) — b. Genesee, 111., Mar. 
27, 1913 ; Geneseo High Sch. grad. ; business coll. : 
legal sec. 1932-41 ; sec. 1941-44, 1946-47, personnel 
administrator 1944-46, War Dept. ; personnel asst., 
OMGUS, 1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
nine and assigned as admin, asst., Berlin Element, Oct. 
16, 1949.— HICOG. 

Clark, DuWayne Gerald. — b. Charles City, Iowa, Feb. 
27, 1903; Santa Ana (Calif.) High Sch. grad.; Stan- 
ford U., A.B. 1925 ; Georgetown U. Sch. of For. Ser. 
1925-26 ; George Washington U. 1926-27 ; entered Bu. 
of For. and Dom. Com. Sept. 1, 1927 ; asst. trade 
commr. at Johannesburg Aug. 1, 1929; to Philadelphia 
dist. office Nov. 20, 1933 ; asst. trade commr. at Buenos 
Aires Aug. 27, 1934 ; trade commr. at Buenos Aires 
Dec. 16, 1935 ; asst. cml. att. at Buenos Aires Aug. 
10, 1936 ; to Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. Jan. 1, 1938 ; 
trade commr. at Paris May 16, 1938 : asst. cml. att. at 
Madrid (San Sebastian) June 7, 1939; For. Ser. officer 
of class six July 1, 1939 ; asst. cml. att. at Madrid Sept. 
9, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; 
cml. att. at Asuncion Jan. 8, 1942 ; class five Oct. 20, 

1942 ; cons, at Sao Paulo May 2, 1944 ; cml. att. at 
Rio de Janeiro Apr. 21, 1945 ; class four May 16, 1945 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; to the 
Dept. Aug. 6, 1947 ; asst. chief, Div. of Brazilian 
Affairs, Dept. of State, Sept. 29, 1947 ; class two Apr. 
14, 1948 ; chief, Div. of Brazilian Affairs, Aug. 22, 1948 ; 
Dept. July 1, 1949.— MID. 

Clark, Edward Wemple. — b. New York, N.Y., Oct. 9, 
1917 ; The Peddle Inst. grad. ; Princeton U., A.B. 1939 ; 
Cornell U. Law Sch. 1940-41 ; asst. planning dept. of 
textile mill, 1939-40 ; app. asst. communications officer 
in the Dept. of State Dec. 15, 1942 ; at Habana Apr. 26, 

1943 ; communications officer at Madrid Feb. 1, 1944 ; 
furlough for mil. ser. Apr. 9, 1945-Aug. 31, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Feb. 27, 1946 ; to the Dept. Mar. 8, 1946 ; 3d sec. 
and v.c. at PanamA June 26, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; class five and 2d sec. at Pan- 
amfi in addition to duties as v.c Apr. 14, 1948 ; to the 
Dept. July 1, 1949. — MID. 

Clark, Gilbert Edward. — b. Thompson Ridge, N.Y., 
Jan. 15, 1917 ; Middletown High Sch. grad. ; Syracuse 
D., A.B. 1936, M.A. 1940 ; reporter for newspaper 1937 ; 
grad. asst. instr. 1938-40, asst. prof. 1946, Syracuse D. ; 
production mgr. for printing co. 1940-41 ; U.S. Army 
1941-46, It. col., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Reserve 
officer of class five and assigned as information officer 
at Bombay Dec. 20, 1946 ; v.c. Oct. 1, 1947 ; v.c. at 



Bombay Oct. 18, 1947 ; class four and consular att. at 
Bombay Oct. 17, 1948 ; cons. Apr. 7, 1949 ; cons, at 
Bombay Apr. 15, 1949 ; married. 

Clark, Harlan Bendell. — b. Brookfield, Ohio, Jan. 5, 
1913 ; Brookfield Township High Sch. grad. ; Mich. 
State Coll., A.B. 1935 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplo- 
macy, A.M. 1936 ; salesman and business mgr. 1935-37 ; 
app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937 ; v.c. at Ziirich July 
8, 1937 ; For. Ser. Sch. Oct. 24, 1938 ; v.c. at Birming- 
ham Apr. 19, 1939 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at Bangkok Nov. 22, 
1939-Jan. 25, 1942; v.c. at Capetown July 20, 1042; 
class eight Oct. 20, 1942 ; 3d sec. at Pretoria Aug. 31, 
1943 ; cons. June 24, 1944 ; cons, at Ad(?n July 12, 1944 ; 
class seven July 16, 1944 ; class six Aug. 13, 1945 ; 2d 
sec. and cons, at Jidda Apr. 29, 1946 ; class five May 

19, 1946 ; mem. and admin, officer. Special Diplo. Mis- 
sion to the Yemen, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class four 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Sana'a in addition 
to duties at Jidda May 20, 1947 ; at Beirut June 16, 
1947 ; to the Dept. Feb. 24, 1948 ; class three Apr. 21, 
1949 ; officer in charge of Lebanon-Syria-Iraq affairs, 
Oct. 3, 1949; married. — ANE. 

Clark, James A. — b. Praha, Austria, of Am. parents, 
Nov. 20, 1897 ; schs. in Austria and Germany ; Oberlin 
Coll., A.B. 1920 ; U.S. Army 1917-19, overseas ser. ; 
teacher 1920-21 ; copywriter for advertising agency 
1921-23 ; newspaper reporter 1923-24 ; salesman 1924- 
33 ; public relations officer, Nat. Recovery Admin., 
1933-34 ; writer and promoter for newspaper syndi- 
cate 193.5-42 ; with Dept. of State 1942-46 ; deputy 
chief and dir. of div., OMGUS, 1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class four and assigned as information 
officer, Office of Land Commr. for Bavaria, at Munich 
Oct. 16, 1949 ; class one and chief, Pol. Affairs Div., 
Jan. 8, 1950; married. — HICOG. 

Clark, Lew Burckes. — b. Lynn, Mass., Jan. 5, 1891 ; 
Lynn Eng. High Sch. grad. ; elk. to cml. att. in Lima 
1915-16; work in Argentina 1916, 1918-20; elk. 
to cml. att. at Buenos Aires 1917 ; with int. travel 
and banking agency 1920-24 ; trade commr. in Uruguay 
1924-27; chief. Regional Information Div. (Div. of 
Am. Republics), Dept. of Com., 1939-41 ; app. sr. econ. 
analyst in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Mex- 
ico City Aug. 9, 1941 ; cml. att. at Mexico City June 1, 
1945 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of class three Nov. 13, 
1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class two and att. at 
Mexico City Feb. 22, 1948 ; married. 

Clark, Lewis. — b. Montgomery, Ala., Nov. 16, 1895 ; 
Marion Inst., B.S. 1914 ; U. of Va. 1914-16 ; surveyor 
for sugar plantation in Cuba 1917 ; U.S. Navy 1917-19 ; 
elk. and mgr. for cotton merchants 1919-22 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass. Sept. 11, 1925; v.c. of career May 

20, 1926 ; language officer at Peking June 1, 1926 ; v.c. 
at Kalgan, temp., Dec. 2, 1926 ; language officer at 
Peking Oct. 1, 1927 ; detailed to the leg. at Peking Oct. 
1, 1928 ; v.c. at Tsinan, temp.. May 11, 1929 ; at Han- 
kow Mar. 6, 1930 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at Han- 
kow May 9, 1930 ; For. Ser. officer to the Am. leg. at 
Peiping July 5, 1932 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 16, 
1932 ; 3d sec. at Peiping July 21, 1932 ; class seven 
July 1, 1934 ; 2d sec. at Peiping Jan. 31, 1935 ; at Paris 
Apr. 26, 1935 ; class six June 1, 1937 ; to the Dopt. 



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July 24, 1937 ; class five Aug. 1, 1940 ; 2d sec. and cons, 
at Ottawa Apr. 29, 1941 ; class four Oct. 20, 1942 ; 1st 
sec. at Ottawa in addition to duties as cons. Feb. 19, 
1943 ; cons. gen. Dec. 7, 1944 ; cons. gen. at Ottawa Dec. 
29, 1944 ; also couns. of emb. at Ottawa Jan. 20, 1945 ; 
class two May 16, 1945 ; couns, of emb. at London Aug. 
26, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class two Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
couns. of emb. at Nanking Aug. 26, 1947 ; with personal 
rank of minister Oct. 1, 1947 ; class one Apr. 14, 1948 ; 
at Canton with Nanking emb. staff Jan. 30, 1949 ; class 
of career minister Oct. 20, 1949 ; U.S. rep., UN Advisory 
Council for Libya, Geneva, Feb. 2, 1950 ; married. 

Clark, Ralph G. — b. Walton, N.Y., Aug. 15, 1918; 
Walton High Sch. grad. ; N.Y. State Coll. for Teachers, 
A.B. 1941 ; Columbia U., A.M. 1947 ; U.S. Army 1942- 
45, overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 19, 1947 ; 
to the Dept. July 28, 1947 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Helsinki 
Sept. 12, 1947 ; v.c. at Hamburg Mar. 9, 1949. — HICOG. 

Clark, Robert A., Jr.— b. Newark, N.J., Aug. 20, 1920 ; 
Mt. Hermon Prep. Sch. grad. ; Davidson Coll., B.A. 

1942 ; elk. in Y.M.C.A. hotel 1942-43 ; U.S. Army 1943 ; 
airline operations agt. for airlines co. 1943—44 ; app. 
courier in the For. Ser. and assigned to the Dept. Apr. 
26, 1944 ; at Matamoros May 11, 1944 ; to the Dept. 
June 16, 1944 ; courier at Cairo Sept. 19, 1944 ; courier 
and asst. communications officer Aug. 12, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class ten Nov. 13, 1946 ; courier at 
Paris July 1, 1947 ; to the Dept. Nov. 10, 1947 ; asst. 
chief of diplo. pouch and courier section, Div. of For. 
Ser. Admin., Dec. 8, 1947 ; class eight and asst. com- 
munications officer Feb. 20, 1949 ; at Bangkok Apr. 27, 
1949 ; class six and regional supervisor, diplo. pouch 
and courier ser., May 1, 1949 ; asst. att. at Bangkok 
June 16, 1949; at Manila Sept. 16, 1949; class five 
and att. at Manila Feb. 5, 1950 ; married. 

Clark, Ronald.— b. Chicago, HI., Nov. 7, 1892 ; Ar- 
mour Inst, of Tech., B.S. 1912 ; with cml. co. 1912-17 ; 
U.S. Army 1918, 1st It. ; exec, and v. pres. of ma- 
chinery and motors corps, 1917-49 ; Am. chm., U.S./ 
U.K. French Steel Group, OMGUS, 1949 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class one and assigned as industrial 
specialist, Office of Econ. Affairs, Oct. 16, 1949 ; mar- 
ried.— HICOG. 

Clark, Sidney Wilson. — b. Cleveland, Ohio, Jan. 8, 
1919 ; Stanford U., B.A. 1941 ; app. elk. in Am. emb. at 
Santiago Sept. 29, 1941 ; v.c. at Valparaiso July 8, 

1943 ; at Barranquilla Oct. 2, 1943 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class eleven Nov. 13, 1946 ; resigned May 31, 
1947 ; industrial relations mgr. for oil co. in Colombia 
1947—48 ; app. For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 24, 1948 ; v.c. 
al: Cartagena May 21, 1948 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Bogota 
Sept. 17, 194S ; married. 

Clark, Wallace B. — b. Bedford, Ohio, Dec. 31, 1917 ; 
Eagle Rock High Sch. (Los Angeles, Calif.) ; Occi- 
dental Coll., 1935-37 ; elk. for publishing co. 1937-40 ; 
construction foreman for contracting firm 1940-42 ; 
material elk. for highway construction co. 1942—44 ; 
warehouse supt. for quinine grower 1944-47 ; material 
expediter for Army surplus sales co. 1947-49 ; elk. for 
fruit importers 1949— ; app. act. cons. agt. at Port 
Lim6n Nov. 7, 1949 ; married. 



Clark, William. — b. Newark, N.J., Feb. 1, 1891 ; Har- 
vard U., A.B. 1911, M.A. 1912, LL.B. 1915; mem. of 
bar of N.J. ; U.S. Army 1917-19, capt., overseas ser., 
1942-45, col., overseas ser. ; partner in law firm 1915— 
23 ; judge, court of appeals 1923-26, for U.S. district 
1926-38, circuit court of appeals 1938-42 ; chief 
judge, court of appeals, OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class one and assigned as chief 
judge, U.S. High Commn. Courts, Courts of Appeal, at 
Niirnberg Oct. 16, 1949 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of 
class one and chief justice, U.S. Courts for Germany, 
at Niirnberg Jan. 8, 1950 ; married. — HICOG. 

Clark, William Frederick. — b. Spink County, S. Dak., 
Apr. 25, 1904 ; high-sch. grad. ; S. Dak. State Coll. of 
Agri. 1923 ; Sioux Falls Coll. 1924-25 ; reporter 1924- 
25, 1927, 1934-36, telegraph editor 1926-27, 1929-30, 
1937-41, asst. city editor 1927-28, city editor 1942, 
assoc. editor 1943-44, with daily newspapers ; with 
press assn. 1930-31, 1932 ; asst. to S. Dak. State Sec. 
of Agri. 1933-34 ; editor and writer, Office of War 
Information, 1944-45 ; transferred to the Dept. of 
State as script editor-writer, CAF-12, Jan. 1, 1946 ; 
resigned July 31. 1947 ; app. radio news writer, CAF- 
12, in the Dept. of State Jan. 28, 1949 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 
1949 ; married. — IBD. 

Clarke, Bertrand R. — b. Junction City, Kans., Sept. 
27, 1882 ; Williams Coll., A.B. 1904 ; U.S. Army 1918- 
19, capt. ; with trust co. 1919-20 ; exec, of mfg. corps. 
1921-28 ; exporter 1928-42 ; regional exec. Am. Red 
Cross, 1942—46 ; dir.. Joint Export-Import Agency, 
1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class two and 
assigned as marketing specialist and chief of branch. 
Office of Econ. Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 
16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Clarke, James Franklin. — b. Monastir. Turkey, of Am. 
parents, June 5, 1906 ; Roxbury Latin Sch. (Boston) 
grad. ; Stramongate Sch., Westmorland, England ; Am- 
herst Coll., A.B. 1928; Harvard U., M.A. 1929, Ph.D. 
1938 ; traveling fellow in Europe 1931-33 ; instr. in hist, 
and govt., Cambridge Jr. Coll., 1935-39 ; prof, of hist., 
Coll. of Idaho, 1939-41 ; assoc. analyst. Library of 
Cong., 1941-43 ; research analyst. Office of Strategic 
Sers., 1943 ; sr. regional specialist in U.S. and Europe, 
Office of War Information, 1943-45 ; transferred to the 
Dept. of State as regional specialist, CAF-14, Aug. 31, 
1945 ; dist. sec, U.S. Mission to Observe Elections in 
Greece, 1946 ; research analyst, P-6, Sept. 22, 1946 ; 
chief of Balkan section, Div. of Research for Europe, 
Oct. 19, 1947 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — DRE. 

Clarke, Wallace. — b. San Diego. Calif.. Nov. 1, 1912 
San Diego High Sch. grad. ; Balboa Grad. U. 1944-46 
mech.'s helper in mfg. firms 1930-33 ; janitor 1934-40 
app. v.c. and admin, asst. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary 
and assigned at Berlin Jan. 17, 1946 ; at Munich Feb. 13, 
1940 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of class six and v.c. at 
Munich Nov. 13, 1946 : For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
nine and v.c. at Munich May 29, 1948 ; at Mexico City 
Apr. 15, 1949 ; married. 

Clattenburg, Albert Edwin, Jr. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., 
Sept. 16, 1906 ; Chestnut Hill Acad. grad. : U. of Pa., 
A.B. 1928 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c of 
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July 1, 1929; v.c. at Athens Sept. 13, 1929; at Patras, 
temp., Mar. 16, 1931 ; at Athens May 16, 1931 ; at 
Batavia July 20, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 25, 
1936 ; class eight June 1, 1937 ; cons, and cons, at 
Batavia June 17, 1937 ; at Hamburg Feb. 24, 1939 
(canceled) ; class seven Apr. 1, 1939 ; to the Dept. Oct. 
12, 1939 ; act. asst. chief, Special Div., Oct. 31, 1941 ; 
asst. chief Mar. 28, 1942 ; class six June 1, 1942 ; asst. 
chief, Special War Problems Div., Jan. 15, 1944 ; at 
.$6,500 (P-7) in the Dept. of State Jan. 17, 1944 ; asst. 
chief, Special Projects Div., Oct. 3, 1945 ; chief, P-8, 
July 28, 194G ; dept. rep. on Interdepartmental Shipping 
Comm., 1946- ; chm. U.S. del., Meeting of Int. Red 
Cross Comm., Geneva, 1947 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
three, cons, of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. May 
14, 1947 ; 1st sec. and cons, at Lisbon Oct. 20, 1947 ; 
married. 

Clausing. Fred. — b. July 2, 1906 ; app. courier in the 
For. Ser. May 22, 1944 ; courier at Malanioros June 'J.. 
1944 ; to the Dept. June 30, 1944 ; courier at Madrid 
July 13, 1944 : at Paris, temp., Feb. 7, 1945 ; to the 
Dept. July 20, 1945 ; resigned Feb. 28, 1946 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class fourteen and assigned to the 
Dept. Feb. 1, 1947 ; elk. at Oslo Feb. 28, 1947 ; at 
Tehran Mar. 15, 1949; class thirteen Mar. 20, 1949; 
class twelve and mail supervisor at Tehran Feb. 5, 
1930 ; married. 

Claxton, Philander Priestley, Jr.^b. Washington, 
D.C., Dec. 11. 1914 : Knoxville (Tenn.) High Sch. grad. ; 
U. of Tenn., A.B. 1934 ; Princeton U., M.A. 1935 ; Yale 
U., LL.B. 1938 ; mem. of bar of Tenn. ; special atty., 
Dept. of Justice, 1938-39 ; asst. atty., atty., and sr. 
atty., Tenn. Valley Authority 1939-43 ; U.S. Navy 
1943-46, It. comdr., overseas ser. ; app. asst to the asst. 
sec. of state for occupied areas, P-8, Sept. 24, 1946 ; 
U. S. rep., 1st U.S. -United Kingdom Meeting on Bi- 
zonal Arrangements for Germany, Washington, 1946 ; 
special asst. to asst. sec. of state for occupied areas 
Nov. 10, 1947 ; special asst. to the dir., Office of Far 
Eastern Affairs, Mar. 21, 1949; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949; 
legislative atty. Feb. 19, 1950; married. — H. 

Clay, Eugene Herbert. — b. Marietta. Ga., Dec. 29, 
1911 ; U. of Ga. 1930-31 ; Columbia U., LL.B. 1936 ; 
law practice 1936-38, 1946^7 ; asst. dist. atty., New 
York City, 1938-40 ; special asst. to Under Secretary 
of Navy 1940-41 ; chief of div., Treas. Dept., 1941-42 : 
U.S. Army 1942-46, maj., overseas ser. ; econ. adviser, 
Am. Mission for Aid to Greece, 1947-48 ; chief deputy 
of mission to Greece 1948, special asst. 1949, Econ. 
Cooperation Admin. ; app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of 
class one and assigned as tech. and econ. advisor at 
Manila June 8, 1949; couns. of emb. Nov. 28, 1949; 
married. 

Cleaver, Edward Brewster. — b. Joplin, Mo., Dec. 28, 
1914 : Joplin High Sch. grad. ; Coe Coll., B.A. 1939 ; 
sec, Y.M.C.A., 1937-41 ; U.S. Army 1941-46, capt., 
overseas ser. ; app. v.c. and admin, asst. at Reykja- 
vik May 10, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve 
and v.c. at Reykjavik Nov. 13, 1946 : class eleven May 
5, 1947 ; v.c. at Edmonton July 1, 1949 ; married. 

Cleland, William Wendell. — b. Aledo, 111., Dec. 14, 
1888 ; Cecil Township (Washington Co., Pa.) High Sch. 



grad. ; Westminster Coll., A.B., 1909 ; Princeton U., 
A.M. 1914 ; Sch. of Oriental Studies, Cairo, 1917- 
1925 ; Columbia U., Ph.D. 1936 ; educational sec. with 
for. mission bd. 1911-1913 ; sec. to N.Y. State Comp- 
troller 1915-17 ; with Am. Red Cross 1918-1919 ; bur- 
sar and dir. of div. of extension. Am. U. at Cairo ; chief 
regional specialist on Near East, Office of War Infor- 
mation, 1943-1944 ; app. chief, Div. of Research for 
Near East and .\frica, Dept. ol State. I'-8. July 1, 
1947 ; intelligence adviser, Bu. of Near Eastern, S. 
Asian, and African Affairs, Oct. 3, 1949 ; GS-15 Oct. 
30, 1949 ; married. — DRN. 

Clem, Harold J. — b. Frederick, Md., Jan. 23, 1909 ; 
Franklin and Marshall Coll., A.B. 1930 ; Harvard U., 
M.A. 1935, Ph. D. 1945; instr. in high sch. 1931-34- 
iiistr.. Hood Coll., 1936-42 ; prof., U. of Md., 1943-45 ; 
deputy chief of section 1945-48, democratization coor- 
dinator 1948-49, O.MGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class five and assigned as civil liberties and citizen- 
ship advisor, Pol. Affairs Div., Office of Land Commr. 
for Bavaria, at Munich Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Clem, Stanley A. — b. Thompson ville. 111., Mar. 8, 
1898; Christopher High Sch.; Valparaiso U., Chile, 
1916-17 ; asst. engineer 1917-19 ; exec, and mgr. 1920- 
36, owner 19.'56-41, part owner and mgr. 1944-45, of 
lumber cos. ; U.S. Navy 1942-43, overseas ser. ; mate- 
rial controller. War Dept., 1943-44 ; chief of post oper- 
ations, OMGUS, 1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class four and assigned as post operations observer, 
Econ. Affairs Div., at Bremen Oct. 16, 1949 • mar- 
ried. — HICOG. 

Cleveland, Earle A. — b. Woodland, Calif., Aug. 23, 
1915 ; U. of Calif., A.B. 1937 ; personnel tech. 1939-43, 
research analyst 1946, personnel officer 1946-49, War 
Dept. ; U.S. Navy 1943-46, It. (jg) ; personnel admin- 
istrator, OMGUS, 1949 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class three and assigned as personnel officer, Personnel 
Div., Office of Admin., at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 
16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Cleveland, Robert Gran. — b. Seattle, Wash., Aug. 21, 
1910 ; Asheville Sch. grad. ; Rollins Coll., A.B. 1932 ;' 
trainee in bank 1932-35 ; statistical analyst in financial 
firm 1935-37 ; credit mgr. for finance co. 1937-40 ; cml. 
specialist. War Production Bd., 1940-42 ; U.S. Navy 
1942-46, comdr., overseas ser. ; app. theater dir.. 
Office of For. Liquidation, Dept. of State, CAF-15, Apr. 
12, 1946 ; asst. exec. dir. May 19, 1946 ; exec. dir. Aug. 
11, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class three, cons, of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 18, 1947 ; to the Dept. 
Mar. 5, 1947; For. Ser. officer at Bucharest Apr. 14, 
1947, 1st sec. and cons, at Bucharest Sept. 25, 1947; 
at Paris Oct. 29, 1948 ; married. 

Cleveland, Roy Fields, Jr. — b. San Antonio, Tex., May 
2, 1919 ; Central Elementary and High Sch., Lubondai, 
Belgian Congo ; Austin Coll., A.B. 1941 ; U.S. Army 
1942-46, maj.. overseas ser. ; portrait photographer 
1946-47 ; econ. analyst. War Dept., 1948-49 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned to the 
Dept. Feb. 14, 1949 ; asst. cons. att. at Accra June 29, 
1949 ; married. 



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Cleveland, Stanley Matthews, — b. Madison, Wis., May 
20, 1923 ; les Cliamps Soleil, Lausanne, Switzerland ; 
Phillips Exeter Acad. grad. ; Princeton U., A.B. 1943 ; 
U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 
19, 1946 ; to the Dept. Aug. 27, 1946 ; v.c. at Sofia Sept. 
30, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; 3d 
sec. at Sofia in addition to duties as v.c. Sept. 27, 1947 ; 
class five and 2d sec. at Sofia in addition to duties as 
v.c Apr. 21, 1949 ; 2d sec. and v.c at Paris Aug. 2, 
1949 ; married. 

Clifford, Robert Laning. — b. Evanston, 111., Feb. 19, 
1912; sch. in France 1922-23; Western High Sch. 
(D.C.) grad.; Mercersburg Acad, grad.; Princeton U., 
A.B. 1933; Harvard U., M.B.A. 1935; with trust 
CO. 1935^0 ; U.S. Army 1940-46, It. col., overseas ser. ; 
app. program intelligence specialist, P-6, in the Dept. 
of State Apr. 25, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class four, 
cons, of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 18, 
1947 ; to the Dept. Mar. 9, 1947 ; 2d sec. and cons. 
at Belgrade Apr. 17, 1947 ; at Rangoon June 22, 1948 ; at 
Beirut Mar. 16, 1950 ; married. 

Clinton, Daniel J. — b. Pittsburgh, Pa., Nov. 28, 1899 ; 
Bellevue High Sch. ; Pa. State Coll. 1918 ; George 
Washington U. 1919-22 ; clli.. War Dept., 1919-20 : 
draftsman. Coast and Geodetic Survey, 1920-23 ; engi- 
neer, power CO. 1923-26, oil co. 1926-33 ; writer 1933- 
46 ; U.S. Navy 1941-46, comdr., overseas ser. ; v. pres. 
of hydroponic-equipment corp. 1946-49 ; app. intelli- 
gence research specialist, GS-12, in the Dept. of State 
Feb. 6, 1950 ; married. — R. 

Clock, Charles Philip. — b. Redlands, Calif., Aug. 30, 
1915 ; Webb Prep. Sch. grad. ; U. of Hawaii 1935 ; 
Lingnan U., Canton, China, 1935-36 ; Stanford U., A.B. 
1937, LL.B. 1940 ; mem. of bar. of Calif. ; atty. with 
law firm 1940-41 ; U.S. Army 1941-46, maj., overseas 
ser. ; app. research analyst, P-4, in the Dept. of 
State Sept. 17, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class five, v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 19, 1947 ; to 
the Dept. July 14, 1947 ; 2d sec. and v.c. at Budapest 
Aug. 12, 1947 ; at The Hague Sept. 6, 1949 ; married. 

Cloney, Gordon Jeremiah. — b. Johnson City, N.Y., 
Feb. 24, 1911 ; Binghamton Central High Sch. grad. ; 
Colgate U., B.A. 1934 ; Cornell U. Law Sch. 1935-37 ; 
Syracuse U., M.A. 1938 ; exec. dir. of regional planning 
commn., Broome County, N.Y., 1938-42 ; research asst., 
N.Y. State legislature, 1942-43 ; planning technician, 
N.Y. State Post-War Planning Commn., 1943-44 ; plan- 
ning consultant, N.Y. Dept. of Com., 1944-45 ; app. 
admin, analyst at $4,600 (CAF-12) in the Dept. of 
State May 29, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class five 
assigned to the Dept. June 17, 1947 ; asst. att. at Rio 
de Janeiro Oct. 9, 1947 ; att. at Lima May 18, 1949 ; 
married. 

Clore, Jim Martin. — b. Indianola, Iowa, Jan. 15, 
1913; Central High Sch. (D.C.) grad.; Harvard U. 
Sch. of Public Admin., 1938-39; elk.. Navy Dept. 
1929-31, Farm Credit Admin. 1933-34 ; asst. disburs- 
ing officer, Treas. Dept., 1934-39 ; admin, analyst, Dept. 
of Agri. 1939-40, Office of Production Management 
1940-41 ; regional dir. of central admin, ser. in Den- 
ver, Office for Emergency Management, 1941-43 ; U.S. 



Navy 1943-45, It. (jg), overseas ser.; app. manage- 
ment analyst, CAF-13, in the Dept. of State Dec. 29, 

1945 ; asst. chief, Div. of Central Sers., CAF-14, May 
8, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class three assigned 
to the Dept. Aug. 10, 1947 ; att. at Stockholm Aug. 18, 
1947 ; at Nanking Mar. 9, 1949 ; at Manila Sept. 11, 
1949 ; married. 

Clough, Ralph Nelson. — b. Seattle, Wash., Nov. 17, 
1916 ; Roosevelt High Sch. grad. ; Lingnan U., Canton, 
China, 1936-37; U. of Wash., B.A. 1939, grad. work 
1940-41 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy, M.A. 
1940 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941 ; v.c. at 
Toronto Mar. 26, 1941 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Tegucigalpa 
Mar. 18, 1942 ; v.c. at Puerto Cortes, temp., Apr. 20, 

1943 ; at Kunming Feb. 15, 1945 ; at Peiping Mar. 29, 

1946 ; class eight May 19, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class five Nov. 13. 1946 ; v.c. at Nanking June 12, 1947 : 
also 3d sec. at Nanking Aug. 11, 1947 ; 2d sec. at 
Nanking in addition to duties as v.c. Apr. 21, 1948 ; 
class four, cons., and cons, at Nanking in addition to 
duties as 2d sec. Apr. 21, 1949 ; married. 

Clubb, Oliver Edmund. — b. South Park, Minn., Feb. 
16, 1901 : South St. Paul High Sch. grad. ; engineering 
sch. ; U. of Minn., A.B. 1927, grad. work 1927 ; George 
Washington U. 1928 ; Calif. Coll. in China, M.A. 1940 ; 
U.S. Army 1918-19 ; farming 1920-21 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass. and v.c. of career May 17, 1928 ; assigned 
to the For. Ser. Sch. May 24, 1928 ; language officer 
at Peking Jan. 18, 1929 ; v.c. at Hankow Mar. 12, 1931 
class eight July 1, 1934 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Sept 
13, 1934; For. Ser. officer at Peiping Sept. 18, 1934 
3d sec. of leg. at Peiping Oct. 8, 1934 ; cons. gen. Jan 
22, 1935 ; 3d sec. of emb. at Peiping Sept. 17, 1935 
class seven and 2d sec. at Peiping Apr. 1, 1936 ; also 
cons, at Tientsin Mar. 7, 1938 ; class six Aug. 17, 1938 
2d sec. at Nanking, temp., and cons, at Shanghai Dec. 
5, 1938 ; cons, at Saigon Nov. 5-Dec. 7, 1941 ; class 
five June 1, 1942 ; 2d sec. at Chungking July 31, 1942 
also cons, at Kunming Feb. 2, 1943 and at Tihwa 
temp., Apr. 19, 1943 ; to the Dept. Nov. 11, 1943 
cons, at Vladivostok Apr. 22, 1944 ; class four July 16, 

1944 ; cons. gen. Aug. 23, 1944 ; cons. gen. at Vladi 
vostok Sept. 19, 1944 ; class three Aug. 13, 1945 
cons. gen. at Mukden Jan. 11, 1946 ; at Harbin July 9 
1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 
class two May 15, 1947 ; cons. gen. at Changchun May 
29, 1947, at Peiping Sept. 23, 1947 ; class one Apr. 21, 
1949 ; married. 

Clucas, Lowell Melcher, Jr. — b. Bridgeport, Conn., 
July 14, 1917 ; Yale U., B.A. 1939 ; newspaper work 
1939-42; editor 1942-44, field rep. 1944, chief of 
section 1945, Office of War Information ; transferred 
to the Dept. of State as chief of radio feature section, 
CAF-12, Jan. 1, 1946 ; asst. chief of English section, 
CAF-13, Jan. 12, 1947: asst. chief of news section, 
CAF-14, Dec. 26, 1948; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949; mar- 
ried.— IBD. 

Clymer, John Fletcher. — b. New York, N.Y., Nov. 23, 
1905 ; U. of Calif., A.B. 1928, M.A. 1934 ; U. of S. 
Calif. 1940 ; salesman for bank 1928-30 ; flight train- 
ing with U. S. Navy 1930-32; instr., Bakersfield Jr. 
Coll., 1934-41 ; U.S. Navy 1941-46, comdr. ; with air- 



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line CO. 1946-48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
three and assigned as civil aviation dir., Office of Pol. 
Affairs, at Stuttgart Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Coad, Thomas Jewell. — b. Vallejo, Calif., July 27, 
1921 ; Washington High Sch. (Portland, Oreg.) ; Reed 
Coll. ; public relations officer for iron works 1942 ; 
U.S. Army 1942-40, capt., overseas ser. ; asst. section 
chief, branch chief, OMGUS, 1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class five and assigned as reports and 
statistics officer, Reports and Statistics Div., Office 
of Admin, at Munich Oct. 10, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Coale, James Johnson. — b. Oct. 13, 1915 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class five and assigned as admin, 
officer. Office of E.xec. Sec, at Bonn Oct. 16, 1949 ; 
married. — HICOG. 

Coan, John Kichmond. — b. May 7, 1920 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class eight and assigned as asst. 
supervisor of inventory records at Seoul Aug. 12, 1949 ; 
married. 

Cobb, Carroll E. — b. Austin, Tex.. June 15, 1918 ; Ft. 
Myers (Fla.) High Sch. grad. ; U. of Fla., B.A. 1942; 
U.S. Army 1942-40, 2d It. ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 
19, 1946 : to the Dept. Aug. 13, 1946 ; 3d sec. and v.c. 
at San Jos6 Sept. 9, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class six 
Nov. 13, 194G ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Habana Mar. 29, 
1949 : class five and 2d sec. at Habana in addition to 
duties as v.c. Apr. 21, 1949; married. 

Cobb, William Borden, Jr. — b. Goldsboro, N.C., Oct. 
16, 1923 ; Goldsboro High Sch. ; McCallie Sch. grad. ; 
U. of N.C., A.B. 1943 ; Princeton U. 1944-45 ; insp. 
for aircraft co. 1943-44 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary and assigned to the Dept. Apr. 28, 1945 ; 
v.c. at Luanda June 28, 1945 (canceled) ; at Managua, 
temp., Sept. 17, 1945 ; at Habana Jan. 3, 1946 ; also 
admin, asst. at Habana Apr. 21, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class twelve and v.c. at Habana Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
class eleven May 5, 1947 ; For. Ser. officer of class six, 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. May 15, 1947 ; 
3d sec. and v.c. at Habana June 28, 1947 : at Manila 
Nov. 12, 1947 ; v.c. at Madras Jan. 16, 1950. 

Cobren, Fredericka A. (Mrs.) — transferred to the 
Dept. of State as research analyst, P-2, Oct. 1, 1945 ; 
P-3 Mar. 2, 1946; P-4 Apr. 4, 1948; GS-11 Oct. 30. 
1949.— DRN. 

Cochran, Blake. — b. Wilmot, Kans., June 25, 1910 : 
Windfield High Sch. grad. : Southwestern Coll., A.B. 
1932 ; Columbia U., M.A. and Ed.D. 1941 ; teacher in 
high sch. 1932-37 ; script vrriter for classroom films 
1938-39 ; researcher for educational motion pictures, 
Am. Council on Education, 1939-41 ; app. divisional 
asst. at ?3,800 in the Dept. of State Jan. 22, 1942; 
resigned Dec. 4, 1942, to enter the armed sers ; app. 
motion picture officer, CAF-12, Sept. 7, 1948 ; For. 
Ser. Reserve officer of class four and att. at Athens 
Oct. 12, 1949; married. 

Cochran, H. Merle. — b. Crawfordsville, Ind., July 6, 
1892 ; Crawfordsville High Sch. grad. ; U. of Ariz., B.S. 
1913, M.S. 1914 ; app. v. and deputy cons, at Mannheim 



June 19, 1914 ; at Nogales Dec. 23, 1914 ; v.c. at No- 
gales by act approved Feb. 5, 1915 ; detailed to Guate- 
mala 1916 ; resigned Aug. 1916 ; ranching in Mexico 
1916-18 ; app. elk. in Am. leg. at Bern Feb. 12, 1918 ; 
v.c. at Lugano Oct. 7, 1918 ; at Kingston, Jamaica, 
Apr. 8, 1919 ; v.c. of career of class three Sept. 27, 
1919 ; v.c. at Kingston, Jamaica, Oct. 22, 1919 ; detailed 
to Port-au-Prince Feb. 4, 1920 ; v.c. at Montreal Mar. 
9, 1920 ; class two May 24, 1920 ; class one Nov. 17, 
1921 ; cons, of class seven June 22, 1922 ; class six 
Aug. 23, 1922 ; to the Dept. Sept. 21, 1923 ; class five 
Dec. 19, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class six July 1, 1924 ; 
class five Aug. 31, 1925 ; cons, at Paris Mar. 3, 1927 ; 
class four June 30, 1927 ; class three May 9, 1930 ; 
cons, at Basel Oct. 15, 1930 ; For. Ser. officer to Am. 
emb. at Paris Nov. 9, 1932 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Nov. 9, 1932 ; 1st sec. at Paris Nov. 23, 1932 ; class 
two Oct. 1, 1935 ; class one Nov. 16, 1936 ; to the 
Dept. July 19, 1939, and detailed to Treas. Dept.; 
special mission to China Sept. 25, 1941 ; to the Dept. 
Nov. 19, 1941 ; special mission to Argentina June 8-July 
23, 1942 ; For. Ser. insp. Dec. 9, 1942 ; conns, of emb. 
Feb. 20, 1945 : cons. gen. Apr. 6, 1945 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class one Nov. 13, 1946 ; class of career min- 
ister Nov. 10, 1947 ; U.S. rep.. United Nations Good 
Offices Comm. for Indonesia, July 16, 1948 ; A.E. and 
P. to Pakistan Mar. 4, 1949 ; A.E. and P. to Indonesia 
Dec. 28, 1949 ; married. 

Cochran, John Knight. — b. Elkhart, Ind., May 20, 
1910; high-sch. grad.; U. of Wis., B.A. 1931, M.A. 
1932, Ph.D. 1936; Cambridge U., England, 1934-35; 
instr., Iowa State Coll. 1936-39 ; Conn. Coll. 1939-42, 
1945-46 ; U.S. Maritime Ser. 1942-45 ; app. asst. pub- 
lic-affairs officer and assigned at Shanghai Aug. 13, 

1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
asst. public-affairs officer at Mukden, temp., Nov. 1946; 
at Changchun, temp., Jan. 1947 ; at Mukden Mar. 26, 

1947 ; asst. cons. att. at Mukden Oct. 19, 1947 ; class 
seven Jan. 25, 1948 ; asst. cons. att. at Canton May 12, 
1948. 

Cochran, William Pearsol, Jr. — b. Stockton, Md., Dec. 
15, 1902; U.S.N.A. grad. 1924; Harvard U., summer 
1939; U.S. Navy 1924-26, ens.; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass. and v.c. of career May 17, 1928 ; assigned to 
the For. Ser. Sch. May 24, 1928 ; v.c. at Auckland 
Nov. 3, 1928 ; at Wellington Apr. 9, 1929 ; to the Dept. 
temp., Nov. 21, 1930 ; v.c. at Mexico City Feb. 20, 1932 ; 
at San Salvador Feb. 27, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Mar. 13, 1935 ; 3d sec. at San Salvador in addition to 
duties as v.c. Mar. 16, 1935 ; to the Dept. Mar. 15, 
1937 ; class eight Apr. 1, 1937 ; cons. Apr. 22, 1937 ; de- 
tailed to assist U.S. rep., Honduran-Nicaraguan bound- 
ary mediation, 1937 ; 3d sec. at Lima Mar. 4, 1938 ; 
class seven Mar. 1, 1939 ; 2d sec. at Lima Mar. 30, 1939 ; 
cons, and 2d sec. at Moscow May 29, 1939 (canceled) ; 
cons, at Veracruz Oct. 20, 1939 ; cons, and 2d sec. at 
Managua June 13, 1941 ; class six Feb. 1, 1942 ; to the 
Dept. Apr. 27, 1943 (canceled) ; to the Dept. Oct. 11* 
1943 ; class five Nov. 16, 1943 ; asst. chief, Div. of 
Caribbean and Central Am. Affairs, May 16, 1944 ; chief 
Apr. 16, 1945-Aug. 30, 1946 ; class three May 16, 1945 ; 
detailed to Nat. War Coll. Sept. 3, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer at 
Berlin Dec. 5, 1946 ; class two May 15. 1947 ; couns. 



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of leg. at Budapest Nov. 4, 1947 ; class one Apr. 21, 
1949; couns. of emb. at Rio de Janeiro July 1, 1949; 
married. 

Cochrane, Doris Herrick. — b. Philipsburg, Mont. ; 
Northfield Sem. grad. ; Tufts Coll., B.A. 1925 ; Colum- 
bia U., M.A. 1930 ; teacher at Northfield Sem. 1925-26 ; 
teacher in public sch. 1926-29 ; editor and research 
asst. for Council on For. Relations 1929-31 ; head of 
hist, dept., Mary C. Wheeler Sch. 1931-34, Berkeley 
Inst. 1934-45 ; dir. of legislation and public affairs for 
women's federation 1943-45 ; app. informational and 
liaison officer at .$4,600 (CAF-12) in the Dept. of 
State Mar. 10, 1945; CAF-13 Mar. 10, 1946; GS-13 
Oct. 30, 1949. — PL. 

Coddington, John I.^ — b. June 30, 1902 ; app. chief of 
branch. Biographic Information Div., Dept. of State, 
P-5, Mar. 1, 1948 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949.— BI. 

Cody, Morrill. — b. Lake Forest, 111., Apr. 10, 1901 
sch. in England, Italy and France ; Highland Park 
(111.) High Sch. grad. ; U.S. Army June-Sept. 1918 
Amherst Coll., B.A. 1921 ; Acad6mie Julien, Paris 
1921-22 ; Columbia U. 1922 ; Sorbonne 1923-24 ; for 
correspondent, France and Spain, 1924-34 ; edi- 
tor 1934-37, art dir. 1937-38, publisher of magazines 
1938-41 ; app. jr. cultural and econ. officer at Asuncion 
Nov. 4, 1941 ; cultural-relations att. at Asunci6n Oct. 
11, 1943 ; at Buenos Aires Apr. 10, 1945 ; cultural 
officer at Buenos Aires July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve 
officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; cultural officer at 
Mexico City Nov. 18, 1946 ; sec. in the Diplo Ser. Oct. 
1, 1947 ; 2d sec. at Mexico City Oct. 19, 1947 ; act. 
chief. Area Div. IV, in the Dept. of State, P-7. Feb. 
24, 1948 ; chief for Am. republics area. Public Affairs 
Overseas Program StafC, June 28, 1948 ; GS-14 Oct. 
30, 1949; married.— PRS. 

Coe, Everett.— b. Gridley, Calif., Feb. 4, 1917 ; high 
sch. grad. ; U. of Calif., A.B. 1939, teacher's cert. 1940 ; 
teacher in private sch. 1940-42, in public high sch. 
1942-45 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. and assigned to 
the Dept. Sept. 5, 1945 ; v.c. at Warsaw Nov. 8, 1945 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
class eleven May 5, 1947 ; class ten Mar. 21, 1948 ; v.c. 
at Munich Oct. 20, 1948 ; married. 

Coe, Robert Douglas. — b. New York, N.Y., Feb. 27, 
1902 ; St. Paul's Sch. ; Harvard U., A.B. 1923 ; Mag- 
dalen Coll., O.xford U., B.A. 1927 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass. and v.c. of career May 17, 1928 ; assigned to 
the For. Ser. Sch. May 25, 1928 ; v.c. at Porto Alegre 
Nov. 3, 1928 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Jan. 9, 1930 ; 3d 
sec. at Lima Jan. 16, 1930 ; at Istanbul Apr. 8, 1931 ; 
v.c. at Calcutta June 29, 1935 ; class eight June 1, 
1937 ; cons, and cons, at Calcutta June 17, 1937 ; cons, 
and 3d sec. at Moscow June 30, 1937 (canceled) ; to 
the Dept. July 30, 1937 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1939 ; 
cons, and 2d sec. at London Apr. 2, 1941 ; class six June 
1, 1942 ; class five May 16, 1945 ; class four Dec. 17, 
1945 ; 1st sec. at London in addition to duties as cons. 
Apr. 8, 1946 ; at Rome, temp., Sept. 9, 1946 ; at Lon- 
don, Nov. 4, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 
13, 1946 ; class two May 15, 1947 ; couns. of emb. at 
The Hague July 22, 1948. 



Coerr, Wymberley DeR. — b. New York, N.Y., Oct. 2, 
1913 ; Hill Sch. grad. ; Yale U., B.A. 1936, grad. work 
1936-37 ; Sorbonne 1936-37 ; app. For. Ser. offi- 
cer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Nov. 16. 1939 ; v.c. at Montreal Jan. 3, 1940 ; For. 
Ser. Sch. Jan. 23, 1941 ; v.c. at La Ceiba June 2, 1941, 
3d sec. and v.c. at Mexico City Mar. 25, 1943 ; v.c. 
at Acapulco de Juarez, temp., June 7, 1943 ; class eight 
Nov. 16, 1943 ; resigned Jan. 15, 1944 ; mgr. and edu- 
cation dir., consumer cooperative corps., 1944-47 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer of class five, v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. May 15, 1947 ; to the Dept. June 15, 

1947 ; v.c. at Suva June 2, 1947 ; at Batavia Dec. 24, 

1948 ; class four, cons., and cons, at Batavia Apr. 21, 
1949 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Djakarta Jan. 26, 1950 ; 
married. 

Coffin, David Page. — b. Salem, Mass., June 12, 1916 , 
Phillips Exeter Acad. grad. ; Harvard U., S.B. 1938, 
M.B.A. 1940 ; employee of advertising agency 1940-41 ; 
app. elk. at $2,000 in the Dept. of State Dec. 15, 1941 ; 
divisional asst. at $2,600 July 16, 1942 ; resigned Dec. 
4, 1942 to enter the armed sers. ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Dec. 22, 1945 ; v.c. at Shanghai Dec. 29, 1945 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; class five May 

15, 1947 ; 2d sec. and v.c. at Nanking, temp., July 3, 
1947 ; to the Dept. June 17, 1948 ; detailed to Yale 
U. for Japanese language and area study June 1948 ; 
For. Ser. officer at Tokyo June 9, 1949 ; at Kobe Jan. 
30, 1950 ; married. 

Cogswell, Julius G. — b. Chattanooga, Tenu., Dec. 29, 
1915 ; U. of Tenn., B.S. 1938 ; accountant 1938-42 ; 
U.S. Army 1942-46, 1st It., overseas ser. ; finance officer, 
OMGUS, 1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
four and assigned as finance officer, Finance Div., 
Office of Econ. Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 

16, 1949.— HICOG. 

Cohen, Alex Asser. — b. Arnhem, Netherlands, of Am. 
parents. May 28, 1897 ; Arnhem High Sch. ; business 
sch. ; U.S. Navy 1917-19 ; U.S. Army 1919-22, over- 
seas ser. ; elk. to mil. att.. War Dept., 1922-29, 1932- 
42 ; special rep. for airways co. 1929-30 ; app. elk. in 
Am. leg at San Jos6 Aug. 7, 1942 ; v.c. and admin, asst. 
at San Jos6 Apr. 22, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class ten and v.c. at San Jos6 Nov. 13, 1946 ; class nine 
Oct. 5, 1947 ; class seven Mar. 6, 1949 ; married. 

Cohn, Fred J. — b. New Bern, N.C., Mar. 17, 1898; 
U. of N. C. LL.B. 1918; mem. of bars of N.C., Tenn., 
and Fla. ; U. S. Army 1918-19, 2d It., 1943-47, maj., 
overseas ser. ; legal officer 1946-48, chief presiding dist. 
judge 1948-49, OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class two and assigned as presiding dist. judge, U.S. 
High Commn. Courts at Niirnberg Oct. 16, 1949 ; assoc. 
justice, Courts of Appeals, at Niirnberg Jan. 22, 1950 ; 
married. — HICOG. 

Cohrssen, Hans R. L.— b. Neustadt, Germany, Sept. 
19, 1905 ; naturalized 1933 ; schs. in Germany ; Yale 
U. 1933-40 ; store mgr. 1929-30 ; correspondent for 
magazine 1931-32 ; sales mgr. for candy co. 1932-33 ; 
sec. and asst. prof. 1933-41 ; sec. and asst. treas. for 
mfg. CO. 1941-43 ; asst. to publisher of magazine 1943- 
44 ; field officer, Office of War Information, 1944-46 ; 



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information specialist, OMGUS, 1946-49 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class six and assigned as radio 
information specialist, Office of Public Affairs, at 
Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949. — HICOG. 

Colbert, Evelyn Spryer (Mrs.) — b. New York. N.Y. ; 
Lydia F. Wadleif,'!! High Sch. grad. ; Barnard Coll., 
A.B. 193S ; Columbia U., A.M. 1939, grad. work 1939- 
42 ; research analyst, Office of Strategic Sers., 1943- 
45 ; transferred to the Dept. of State as research 
analyst, r-3, Oct. 1, 194.".; P-4 .Time H'.. 1946: P-5 
Nov. 2, 1947; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949; GS-13 Dec. 12, 
1949.— DRF. 

Colbert, Marvin B. — b. Brenham, Tex., May 3, 1904 ; 
U. of Tex., LL.B. 192S; mom. of bar of Tex.; dir. of 
law enforcement. Game and Fish Conim. of Tex., 1928- 
29 ; asst. dist. atty. 1929-35 ; city atty. 1939-42 ; atty. 
1935-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-48, capt., overseas ser. ; 
magistrate, OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class six and assigned as sr. magistrate, U.S. 
High Conimn. Courts, at Munich Oct. 16, 1949 ; mar- 
ried.— HICOG. 

Colby, Grace Leonore (Mrs.) — b. Mil\vank(>e. Wis., 
June 3, 1915 ; N. Div. High Sch. grad. ; U. of Wis., 
B.A. 1936 ; U. of Chicago, M.A. 1937 ; teacher of social 
sci. Milwaukee Vocational Sch., 1937^2 ; test techni- 
cian and staff asst., U. S. Civil Ser. Commn., 1944-45 ; 
admin, analyst. Social Security Bd., 1945-46 ; per- 
sonnel officer. Office of Price Admin., 1946-47 ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine and assigned to the 
Dept. July 22, 1947.— FP. 

Colby, leRoy Edward. — b. Zanesville, Ohio, Dec. 31, 
1910 ; Ohio U., A.B. 1934, M.A. 1935 ; U. of Mich., 
M.A. 1939, grad. work 1941-42 ; instr. in high sch. 
1935-38 ; passenger agt. for railroad 1939-41 ; U.S. 
Army 1942-46, capt., overseas ser. ; app. admin, asst., 
CAF-9, in the Dept. of State Sept. 24, 1946 ; P-4 Sept. 
5, 1948 ; educationist, P-5, Apr. 3, 1949 ; GS-12 Oct. 
30, 1949 ; for. affairs specialist Feb. 5, 1950 ; married. — 
lEP. 

Colclaser, H. Alberta. — b. Turtle Creek, Pa. ; Turtle 
Creek Union High Sch. grad. ; Coll. of Wooster, A.B. 
1933 ; Western Reserve U., LL.B. 1936 ; Columbia U., 
LL.M. 1939 ; mem. of bar of Ohio ; editor in law-pub- 
lishing CO. 1936-38 ; app. asst. to the legal adviser at 
$2,000 in the Dept. of State Aug. 12, 1939 ; at $2,100 
Oct. 1, 1941 ; divisional asst. at $2,600 Sept. 1, 1942 ; 
at $3,200 May 16, 1943; at $3,800 (P-4) July 16, 
1944 ; P-5 May 4, 1947 ; P-6 Feb. 6, 1949 ; mem., U.S. 
del., 4th sess. of Legal Comm., ICAO, Montreal, 1949 ; 
GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949.— AV. 

Colclough, Otho Thomas. — b. Durham, N.C., Feb. 23, 
1907 ; Duke U.. A.B. 1928 ; with electric co. 1928-29 ; 
electrical design engineer 1929-33 ; app. custodian in 
the For. Ser. and assigned at Ottawa June 17, 1933 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten Nov. 13, 1946 ; class 
seven and asst. att. at Ottawa June ]3, 1948 ; class 
six Feb. 20, 1949 ; asst. att. at Praha Nov. 23, 1949 ; 
class five and att. at Praha Nov. 27, 1949 ; married. 

Cole, Felix. — b. St. Louis, Mo., Oct. 12, 1887 ; Wash- 
ington Sch. for Boys ; Harvard U., A.B. 1910 ; George 



Washington U., LL.B. 1928 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; re- 
porter and editorial writer 1911-12 ; agt. in Petrograd 
1913-14 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Petrograd Jan. 
1, 1915 ; v.c. at Petrograd Aug. 4, 1915 ; at Archangel 
Oct. 4, 1917 ; cons, of class eight Feb. 19, 1918 ; act. 
cml. att. at Archangel Nov. 26, 1918 ; directed to 
proceed to the U.S. Aug. 6, 1919 ; class six Sept. 6, 
1919 ; to the Dept. Oct. 20, 1910 ; act. chief, Russian 
Div., Apr. 6, 1920 ; cons, at Bucharest Nov. 20, 1920 ; 
class five Nov. 19, 1921 ; resigned Nov. 1921 ; app. cons, 
of class five Aug. 23, 1922 ; to the Dept. Oct. 1, 1922 ; 
class four Mar. 1, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class five 
July 1, 1924 ; class four Aug. 8, 1924 ; cons, at Sydney, 
N.S., Sept. 26, 1924 ; to the Dept. Dec. 6, 1924 ; mem.. 
Publications Committee of the Dept., 1925-29 ; class 
three June 8, 1927 ; cons. gen. Aug. 6, 1928 ; cons, 
gen. at Warsaw Aug. 24, 1928 ; at ITrankfort-on-the- 
Main May 22, 1930 ; class two July 24, 1930 ; sec. In 
the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 25, 1930 ; couns. of leg. at Riga, 
Kovno, and Tallinn Nov. 11, 1930 ; also cons. gen. at 
Riga Nov. 7, 1935 ; cons. gen. at Algiers Oct. 2, 1936 ; 
at Rabat May 22, 1943 ; at Tunis, temp., July 10, 1943 ; 
class one July 16, 1943 ; 1st sec. and cons. gen. at 
Monrovia Aug. 16, 1944 ; B.E. and M.P. to Ethiopia 
Feb. 20, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class of career 
minister Nov. 14, 1946 ; to the Dept. Nov. 26, 1947 ; 
A.E. and P. to Ceylon Apr. 8, 1948 ; to the Dept. Mar. 
1", 1950. 

Cole, Thomas Joseph. — b. Cincinnati, Ohio, June 9, 
1888 ; Cincinnati High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; 
Royal U., Rome, 1921-22 ; elk.. Isthmian Canal Commn., 
1908-9 ; sec. 1909-12 ; internal-revenue agt., Manila, 
P.I., 1912-16 ; app. elk. in Am. emb. at Vienna Dec. 7, 
1916 ; at Rome Apr. 19, 1917 ; at Istanbul May 13, 
1925 ; v.c. at Geneva Oct 27, 1934 ; at Habana Apr. 
25, 1941 ; at Cienfuegos. temp., Oct. 4, 1941 ; at Habana 
Oct. 13, 1941 ; at Nuevitas, temp., Feb. 24, 1942, at 
Matanzas, temp., Oct. 22, 1942; at Habana Nov. 8, 
1942 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight and admin, 
officer at Habana Nov. 13, 1946 ; class seven. May 1,. 
1949 ; cons. May 27, 1949 ; cons, at Habana June 6, 
1949 ; married. 

Cole, William Edward, Jr. — b. Fort Totten, N.Y., 
.Nov. 29, 1908 ; Punahou Acad., Honolulu ; Western 
High Sch. (D.C.) grad.; U. of Paris 1930-31; Dart- 
mouth Coll., A.B. 1932 ; camp project supt.. Civilian 
Conservation Corps, 1933-35 ; insp., credit co., 1936 ; 
2d It. O.R.C. 1937 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1937 ; 
v.c. at Vancouver July 8, 1937 ; For. Ser. Sch. Oct. 24, 
1938 ; v.c. at Naples Apr. 19, 1939 : at Rome Feb. 18, 

1941 ; 3d sec. at Rome July 11-Dec. 11, 1941 ; v.c. at 
St. John's, N.F., July 13, 1942 ; class eight Oct. 20, 

1942 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Addis Ababa Oct. 30, 1943 ; 
class seven July 16, 1944 ; 2d sec. at Addis Ababa 
in addition to duties as v.c. Aug. 21, 1944 ; class six 
Aug. 13, 1945 ; cons. Dec. 22, 1945 ; cons, at Addis 
Ababa in addition to duties as 2d sec. Jan. 9, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. officer, office of U.S. pol. adviser to Supreme 
Allied Comdrs., Caserta, Jan. 23, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class four and att. at Caserta Nov. 13, 1946: 
For. Ser. officer at Leghorn June 6, 1947 ; at Trieste 
Oct. 7, 1947 ; to the Dept. Jan. 24, 1949 : married. — VD. 



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Colebrook, Mulford Albert. — b. Rochester, N.Y., Sept. 

20, 1902 ; Pawling Sch. grad. ; Princeton U., A.B. 1926 ; 
private tutors in France 1927-30 ; app. elk. in Am. con- 
sulate at Port-au-Prince June 9, 1931 ; v.c. at Port-au- 
Prince Aug. 27, 1931 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. 
at Port-au-Prince Jan. 2, 1932 ; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 19, 
1932 ; v.c. at Brisbane Dec. 22, 1932 ; at London Dec. 

21, 1936 ; class eight Mar. 1, 1940 ; 3d sec. at London 
in addition to duties as v.c. May 29, 1941 ; class seven 
Feb. 1, 1942 ; 2d sec. at London in addition to duties 
as v.c. Mar. 9, 1942 ; cons. Jan. 19, 1943 ; cons, at 
London in addition to duties as 2d sec. Jan. 26, 1943 ; 
class six May 16, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class four 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons, at Saigon Oct. 20, 1947 ; at Auck- 
land Aug. 25, 1949 ; married. 

Coleman, Edwin Stuart. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., May 
14, 1910 ; high sch. ; elk. 1928-36 ; app. messenger in 
Am. leg. at Riga Nov. 30, 1936 ; elk. at Moscow June 
8, 1939 ; to the Dept. July 1, 1941 ; elk. at Rio de 
Janeiro Oct. 20, 1941 ; v.c. at Rio de Janeiro Apr. 8, 
1944 ; v.c. and admin, asst. at Montreal Aug. 25, 1945 ; 
at London Oct. 15, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
ten and v.c. at London Nov. 13, 1946 ; class nine Aug. 
8, 1948 ; gen. sers. officer at London July 10, 1949 ; 
married. 

Coleman, Francis Innes Gowen. — b. Bryn Mawr, Pa., 
Nov. 22, 1922 ; Princeton U., B.A. 1947 ; U.S. Army 
1943—46, 2d It., overseas ser. ; analyst. War Dept., 
1947-48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten and 
assigned to the Dept. Dec. 15, 1948 ; v.c. at Marseille 
Dec. 27, 1948. 

Coleman, Marion Skeen. — b. Little Rock, Ark., Oct. 14, 
1913 ; Tarpon Springs High Sch. grad. ; exec. asst. to 
mgr. of music conservatory 1937—40 ; society editor for 
newspaper 1940-42 ; desk editor and reporter for press 
assn. 1942-44, 1945-46 ; news and feature writer, Office 
of War Information, 1944-45 ; exec, officer and deputy 
chief of office, OMGUS, 1946-48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class six and assigned as deputy chief of in- 
formation ser. branch. Office of Public Affairs, Berlin 
Element, Oct. 16, 1949.— HICOG. 

Coleman, Theodore F. — b. San Francisco, Calif., Apr. 
14, 1906 ; polytechnic high sch. ; Bates prep. sch. grad. ; 
San Mateo Jr. coll. 1924-26 ; statistician 1923-28 ; 
public relations counsel 1928-31 ; counsel 1931-37 ; 
editor with newspaper 1937—42 ; dir., U.S. press center, 
Berlin, 1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
three and assigned as press officer, Public Relations 
Div., Office of Public Affairs, at Frankfort on the 
Main Oct. 30, 1949 ; admin, officer, Jan. 22, 1950. — 
HICOG. 

Colladay, Montgomery Hill. — b. Middletown, Conn- 
Dec. 6, 1902 ; Loomis Feb. : Dartmouth Coll., B.S. 1926 ; 
private tutor 1926-27 ; teacher in elementary and high 
sch. 1927-28 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of 
career Nov. 12, 1929 ; assigned to the For. Ser. Sch. 
Nov. 20, 1929 ; v.c. at Hamburg Mar. 26, 1930 (can- 
celed) ; at Warsaw May 6, 1930 ; at Basel Nov. 17, 1933 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 25, 1936 ; class eight and 
cons. May 1, 1938 ; cons, at Basel May 12, 1938 ; eons, 
and 3d see. at Tallinn June 17, 1938 ; class seven Mar. 



1, 1940 ; 2d sec. at Tallinn in addition to duties as eons. 
Apr. 26, 1940; cons, at Winnipeg Aug. 22, 1940; at 
Fort William and Port Arthur, temp., June 7, 1941 ; 
at Winnipeg Aug. 18, 1941 ; 2d sec. near the Govts, of 
Greece Feb. 18-June 15, 1943, Yugoslavia Feb. 18- 
Dec. 9, 1943, and Belgium, Norway, the Netherlands, 
and Czechoslovakia Feb. 18, 1943-Feb. 24, 1944, and 
Poland Feb. IS, 1943, all established in England ; class 
six July 16, 1943; 2d sec. at Dublin Feb. 15, 1945; 
class five May 16, 1945 ; class four May 19, 1946 ; 
1st see. at Dublin July 11, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; eons, at Sao Paulo Jan. 23, 
1947 ; at Port-of-Spain Oct. 14, 1947 ; eons. gen. Nov. 
10, 1947 ; cons. gen. at Port-of-Spain Nov. 27. 1947 ; 
class two Apr. 21, 1949; to the Dept. Nov. 2, 1949; 
married. 

Collier, Cleveland Ellsworth. — b. Seattle, Wash., Nov. 
27, 1912 ; Earlham Coll., A.B. 1933 ; Nat. U. of Mexico 
1932 ; U. of Paris 1933-34 ; U. of Southern Calif. 
1935-36 ; with prep. sch. 1935-36 ; with Post Office 
Dept. 1936-40 ; U.S. Navy 1940-46, overseas ser. ; 
archivist. Navy Dept., 1946-47 ; investigator with 
insur. co. 1947-48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
ten and assigned to the Dept. Apr. 10, 1948 ; v.c. at 
Stuttgart May 5, 1948 ; class nine Dec. 11, 1949 ; mar- 
ried.— HICOG. 

CoUigan, Francis James. — b. San Francisco, Calif.. 
Dec. 27, 1908 ; St. Joseph's Sch. grad. ; U. of San 
Francisco, A.B. 1929 ; U. of Calif., A.M. 1933, Ph.D. 
1941 ; elk. in bank 1929-30 ; jr. underwriter for insur. 
CO. 1930 ; asst. prof, of Bug., U. of San Francisco. 
1931-35 ; dir. of library 1935-40 and ehm. of Bug. dept. 
1941-42, San Francisco Jr. Coll. ; app. cultural rela- 
tions asst. at Quito Feb. 11, 1942 ; cultural-relations 
att. at Quito Oct. 11, 1943 ; head of unit, leader section, 
Div. of Cultural Cooperation, Dept. of State, at $4,600 
(P-5) Aug. 28, 1944; program officer Oct. 16, 1945; 
act. asst. chief, Div. of Int. Exchange of Persons, Jan. 
1, 1946 ; asst. chief, P-6, July 28, 1946 ; P-7 Nov. 17, 
1946 ; act. chief, Div. of Int. Exchange of Persons, Apr. 
22, 1947 ; also asst. exec, see., Bd. of For. Scholarships, 
Oct. 14, 1947 ; chief, Div. of Exchange of Persons, 
P-8, Feb. 6, 1949 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— lEP. 

Collins, Frank David. — b. Chicago, 111., Sept. 16, 1911 ; 
Mt. Carmel High Sch. grad. ; Loyola U., A.B. 1934, 
M.E. 1941 ; Chicago Teachers Coll. 1938-39 ; George- 
town U., 1944-45 ; instr. in public schs. 1939-42 ; in 
War Dept. 1942-44 ; app. classification investigator 
at $3,200 in the Dept. of State Oct. 4, 1944 ; at $3,300 
Apr. 1, 1945 ; asst. chief, Div. of Departmental Per- 
sonnel, at $3,800 (CAF-11) May 14, 1945; classifica- 
tion officer Jan. 13, 1946 ; CAF-12 May 29, 1946 ; asst. 
to country specialist, P-4, Nov. 7, 1947 ; country spe- 
cialist, P-5, Nov. 14, 1948; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949. — 
PSA. 

Collins, Glenn David. — b. Cbillicothe, Tex., July 17, 
1916 ; Quanah High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; 
Tex. Tech. Coll. 1933-34 ; Southern Methodist U. 1938 ; 
elk. in business firms 1936-41, oil corp. 1941-43, War 
Dept. (Brazil and Fr. Guiana) 1943-44; app. elk. 
in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Mexico City 
June 7, 1944 ; admin, asst. at Mexico City Feb. 10, 
1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 



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1946 ; admin, asst. at Bilbao June 19, 1947 ; class 
eleven and v.c. at Bilbao Aug. 12, 1947 ; v.c. at Managua 
Dee. 6, 1948 ; class nine Dec. 12, 1948. 

Collins, Hugh Thomas. — b. Mar. 21, 1915 ; app. studio 
equipment installer in Am. emb. at Manila July 1. 

1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten Nov. 13, 1946 : 
class nine and jr. engineer at Manila July 25, 1948 ; 
class seven and sr. engineer at Manila May 15, 1949 ; 
married. 

Collins, James Alexander, Jr. — b. Yakima, Wash., 
Mar. 9, 1907 ; Shanghai Am. Sch. and Tsingtao Acad, 
grad. ; elk. for cargo co. 1924—26 ; marketing asst. 
for oil CO. 1926-30 ; with automobile firm 1930-31 ; 
app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Shanghai Aug. 10, 
1931 ; v.c. at Shanghai Mar. 22, 1938 ; at Yunnanfu, 
temp., Sept. 9, 1938 ; at Shanghai May 24, 1939 ; elk. 
at Moscow July 20, 1942 ; resigned Jan. 1, 1945 ; app. 
admin, asst. in the For. Ser. and assigned at Moscow 
Feb. 10, 1946 ; v.c. and admin, asst. at Florence Mar. 
13, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staflf officer of class eleven and 
v.c. at Florence Nov. 13, 1946 ; class nine Feb. 23, 

1947 ; v.c. at Rio de Janeiro Mar. 23, 1948 ; at Torre6n 
May 20, 1949 ; married. 

Collins, John F. — b. New York, N.Y., Nov. 21, 1897 ; 
D.S. Army 1918-19, 1942-45 ; in building industry 25 
yrs. ; building supt., Office of War Information, 1945- 
48 ; app. chief, gen. sers. branch, CAF-11, in the Dept. 
of State July 11, 1948; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949; mar- 
ried. — NAO. 

Collins, Lewis Robert. — b. Baltimore, Md., Sept. 10, 
1897 ; Baltimore Polytech. Inst. ; U. of W.Va. 1915-17 : 
Columbia U. 1919-20 ; mining engineer 1920-25 ; dist. 
mgr. for coal co. 1925-32 ; U.S. Army 1932-48, col. ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class one and assigned as 
mining engineer. Combined Coal Control Group, Office 
of Econ. Affairs, at Essen Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Collins, Ralph S. — b. Grifton, N.C., Nov. 1, 1910 ; U. 
of N.C., A.B. 1929, M.A. 1931 ; U. of Munich 1932-33 ; 
East Carolina Teachers Coll. 1933-34 ; Middlebury 
Coll. 1936-37 ; Johns Hopkins U., Ph.D. 193S ; instr. 
in German, U. of N.C. ; assoc. prof, of German and Fr., 
Maryville Coll. ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and 
assigned v.c. in office of U.S. pel. adviser on German 
affairs. Supreme Headquarters, A.E.F., Mar. 13, 1945 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
class eleven May 5, 1947 ; For. Ser. officer of class sis, 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Sept. 6, 1947 : 
v.c. at Berlin Oct. 4, 1947 ; to the Dept. Apr. 14, 1948 ; 
to For. Ser. Inst. June 1948 ; to Columbia U. for 
Russian language and area study Sept. 1948 ; 3d sec. 
and v.c. at Moscow July 1, 1949 ; married. 

Collins, Varnum Lansing, Jr. — b. Princeton, N.J., 
Apr. 22, 1912 : sch. in France ; Phillips Exeter Acad, 
grad. ; Princeton U., A.B. 1933 ; University de Grenoble, 
summer 1931 ; N.Y.U., LL.B. 1938 ; mem. of bar of 
N.Y. ; employed by banking firm 1933-39 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser., and assigned as v.c. at Marseille Mar. 2, 1939 ; 
For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 2, 1940 ; v.c. at Batavia June 8, 
1940 ; at Melbourne Mar. 5, 1942 ; at Sydney Nov. 18, 



1942; to the Dept. Jan. 25, 1943; 3d sec. and v.c. at 
Panama Apr. 20, 1943 ; class eight Nov. 16, 1943 ; 
class seven Aug. 13, 1945 ; 2d sec. at Panama in addi- 
tion to duties as v.c. Nov. 14, 1945 ; cons. Mar. 16, 
1946 ; cons, at Panama in addition to duties as 2d sec. 
Apr. 11, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class five Nov. 13, 
1946; class four May 15, 1947; 2d sec. and cons, at 
Habana May 22, 1947 ; cons, at Porto Alegre Nov. 5, 
1948 ; married. 

Collins, Wesley Harris. — b. Yazoo City, Miss., Oct. 1, 
1915 ; Millsaps Coll., A.B. 1936 ; asst. elk.. Miss. House 
of Reps., 1935-36 ; office mgr., Miss. Unemployment 
Compensation Commn., 1936-41 ; admin, asst. and 
admin, officer. War Dept., 1941-49 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, 
overseas ser. ; app. admin, analyst, CAF-12, in the 
Dopt. of State, Jan. 24, 1949 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
married. — DB. 

Collins, Willis Bryant, Jr. — b. Troy, Ala., July 10, 
1916; Sr. High School (Dothan) grad.; Columbus U., 
LL.B. 1941 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; with Interstate Com. 
Commn. 1937-46; U.S. Navy 1942-45, It., overseas 
ser. ; adjudicator. Veterans Admin., 1946-47 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class eight and assigned as admin, 
asst. at London Mar. 13, 1947 ; married. 

Colman, George Tilden.— b. Elmira, N.Y., Jan. 3, 
1888; Central High Sch. (Buffalo) grad.; Williams 
Coll., B.A. 1908, M.A. 1909 ; U. of Chicago, Ph.D. 1914 ; 
teacher in the Philippine I. 1911-13 ; prof., Hiram Coll. 
1914-15, Mackenzie Coll., Sao Paulo, Brazil, 1915-17 ; 
elk. in Am. consulate at Sao Paulo July 1, 1918 ; v.c. at 
Sao Paulo Aug. 30, 1918 ; v.c. of career of class three 
Dec. 23, 1919 ; v.c. at Rio de Janeiro Jan. 27, 1920 ; 
class two May 24, 1920 ; class one Nov. 17, 1921 ; cons, 
of class seven June 22, 1922 ; at Punta Arenas Aug. 15, 
1923 ; resigned Mar. 1, 1925 ; asst. to pres. of dairy- 
processing CO. 1925-41 ; app. sr. econ. analyst in the 
For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Sao Paulo Sept. 2, 
1941 ; v.c. at Sao Paulo July 15, 1942 ; sr. econ. analyst 
at Sao Paulo Apr. 16, 1943 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class ten and admin, asst. at Sao Paulo Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
v.c. at Natal Jan. 24, 1947 ; at Para June 23, 1947 ; 
class eight May 30, 1948 ; cons. June 19, 1948 : cons, at 
Para July 1, 1948 ; class sis Sept. 18, 1949 ; married. 

Colquitt, Adrian de Boisfeuillet. — b. Savannah, Ga., 
June 6, 1908 ; Savannah High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. 
grad. ; Am. Inst, of Banking, cert. 1926 ; Ga. Sch. of 
Tech. 1928-29 ; Sorbonne, summer 1932 ; I'lustitut des 
Hautes Etudes Internationales, cert. 1933 ; bank elk. 
1924-27 ; accountant 1927 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
gen. at Zurich Oct. 3, 1933 ; at Addis Ababa May 7. 
1936 ; v.c. at Addis Ababa Feb. 16, 1937 ; at Aden, temp.. 
Mar. 24, 1937 ; at Adelaide, temp., Aug. 25, 1937 ; at 
Brisbane, temp., Nov. 23, 1937 ; at Port Elizabeth Jan. 
3, 1938 ; at Panama Nov. 10, 1938 ; For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 
16, 1939 ; v.c. at Panama Dec. 29, 1939 ; also 3d sec. 
at Panama Mar. 28, 1940 ; v.c. at Cayenne Aug. 13, 
1940 ; to the Dept., temp.. Dee. 14, 1940 ; v.c. at Mar- 
tinique Jan. 16, 1941 ; at Calcutta June 21, 1941 ; sec. at 
New Delhi in addition to duties as v.c. at Calcutta Aug. 
6, 1942 ; class eight Nov. 16, 1943 ; to the Dept. Dec. 4, 
1944 ; class seven Aug. 13, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class five Nov. 13, 1946 ; asst. chief, Div. of Near East- 



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ern Affairs, Jan. 6, 1948; class four Apr. 14, 1948; 
cons. May 22, 1948 ; 2(1 sec. and cons, at Belgrade Mar. 
SO, 1949 ; married. 

Colton, Ernest J. — b. Berlin, Germany, July 19, 1916 ; 
naturalized 1942 ; business sch. grad. ; graphic trade 
Bch. in Germany 1938 ; pressman for publishers 1934- 
41 ; U.S. Army 1941-46, 1st It., overseas ser. ; pub- 
lications control officer, OMGUS, 1946-49; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class nine and assigned as infor- 
mation and editorial specialist. Office of Land Commr. 
for Bremen, at Bremen Oct. 16, 1949; married.— 
HICOG. 

Combs, Samuel R. — b. Joplin, Mo., Sept. 11, 1916 ; 
Colo. Agri. .and Mech. Coll., B.S. 1938 : U. of Denver 
1940-42 ; Boston U. 1943-44 ; statistician, State of 
Colo., 1938-40 ; social sci. analyst, Dept. of Agri., 
1940-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-47, capt., overseas ser. ; 
field agt. 1947-48, mil. govt, officer 1948-49, OMGUS ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class three and assigned 
as chief, Field Operations Div.. at Frankfort on the 
Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Comings, Robert J. — b. Bau Claire, Wis., June 9, 
1916 ; Afton Central High Sch. ; Cornell U. 1936-37 ; 
owner of dairy farm 1937-39, 1946-47 ; dairy super- 
visor, N.Y. State Govt., 1939-41 ; U.S. Army 1941-45, 
1st It., overseas ser. ; field supervisor. Veterans Admin., 
1947-48 ; finance officer, Dept. of Army 1948-49 ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine and assigned as 
auditor. Office of Admin., at Frankfort on the Main 
Oct. 16,' 1949 ; class eight Jan. 8, 1950. — HICOG. 

Comiskey, Stephen Andrew John. — b. Pueblo, Colo., 
Aug. 22, 1922 ; Centennial High Sch. grad. ; Phillips 
Exeter Acad, grad.; U.S. Army 1943; Tale U., B.A. 
1945 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. AusUiary and assigned 
to the Dept. Apr. 4, 1945 ; v.c. at Madrid July 13, 1945 ; 
at San Sebastian Feb. 20, 1946 ; v.c. and admin, asst. 
at Bilbao Sept. 17, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
twelve and v.c. at Bilbao Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven 
May 5, 1947 ; For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 28, 1947 ; v.c. at Bilbao 
Aug. 23, 1947 ; to the Dept. May 6, 1948 ; detailed to 
Yale U. for Chinese language and area study June 
1948, to Cornell U. Sept. 1948, to Harvard U. Sept. 
1949. 

Compton, Arthur Alan. — b. Wilkinsburg, Pa., June 
12, 1918 ; schs. in India and Switzerland ; U. High Sch. 
(Chicago) grad.; Sorbonne 1935; Oxford 1936; U. of 
Freiburg, Germany, summer 1937 ; Coll. of Wooster, 
A.B. 1939 ; Am. U., grad. work 1939-40 ; Harvard U., 
M.P.A. 1941 ; asst. in U. of Chicago Cosmic Ray Ex- 
pedition to Asia, Europe, Mexico, Cuba, Central and S. 
Amer., New Zealand, and Australia 1934-35 ; group 
leader, photographer, and councilor in Europe 1935- 
37 ; intern in Nat. Inst, of Public Affairs, Fed. Security 
Admin., 1939-41 ; public-admin, fellow, Harvard U., 
1940-41 ; app. divisional asst. at $3,200 in the Dept. 
of State June 23, 1941 ; at $3,800 June 16, 1942 ; at 
$4,600 (P-5) July 1, 1943 ; furlough for mil. ser. (U.S. 
Army, capt.) Aug. 28, 1943-Oct. 15, 1945 ; liaison offi- 
cer Oct. 15, 1945 ; asst. to adviser, UNESCO, P-6, Apr. 
16, 1946 ; at $7,102.20 July 1, 1946 ; asst. to U.S. 



counselor on UNESCO affairs, July 1, 1947 ; For. Ser. 
Reserve officer of class four at Paris Jan. 26, 1948 ; 
2d sec. at Paris May 27, 1949 ; married. 

Conde, Corinne. — b. Schenectady, N.Y. ; high-sch. 
grad. ; physiotherapist in hospital 1929-37 ; reporter 
for daily newspaper 1937-43 ; news editor for int. 
news ser. 1943-45 ; news editor. Office of War Informa- 
tion, 1945-46 ; asst. dir. of information. Am. Fat 
Salvage Comm., 1946-47 ; field supervisor of research 
center, U. of Mich., 1947-48 ; app. news editor, CAF- 
11, in the Dept. of State July 14. 1948: radio news 
writer, CAF-11, Dec. 2, 1948 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949. — 
IBD. 

Condon, Waide Moore. — b. Gallon, Ohio, Oct. 19, 1893 ; 
Cleveland Sch. of Music 1911-13 ; teacher of violin, 
dir. of orchestras and choruses, reporter, city editor, 
managing editor 1913-18 ; secretariat of congressman 
and elk. of U. S. House of Rep. comm. 1917-18 ; elk., 
Am. leg. at Copenhagen, 1918-19 ; elk., Am. leg. at 
Athens, 1920-21 ; copy editor 1919-20, 1921-22, man- 
aging editor 1922-27, Sunday, city, feature, and state 
editor 1928-43, editor and publisher, 1943-48, for 
various news publications ; journalism prof., U. of 
Utah, 1943-48 : app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class 
four and information officer at Athens Mar. 20, 1949 ; 
married. 

Conduras, Nicholas E. — b. Norwich, Conn., Nov. 25. 
1917 ; U. of Mo., A.B. 1942, summer 1946 ; U.S. Army 
1942-46 ; intern 1946-48, information specialist 194.8- 
49, OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven 
and assigned as resident officer, Office of Land Commr. 
for Hesse, at Wiesbaden Nov. 28, 1949. — HICOG. 

Coney, Neill McLaurin, Jr. — b. White Pine, Tenn., 
Oct. 7, 1908 ; Savannah High Sch. grad. ; U. of Va., 
B.A. 1931, M.A. 1933 ; security analyst for investment 
couns. 1933 ; special investigator 1933-42, asst. exec, 
officer 1942, Civilian Conservation Corps ; U.S. Army 
1942-46 ; intern 1946-48, information specialist 1948- 
officer. Veterans Admin., 1946-48 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
of class four, cons, of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Feb. 26, 1948; to the Dept. Mar. 6, 1948: 
2d sec. and cons, at Habana May 12, 1948 ; cons, at 
St. John's June 9, 1949 ; exec, officer at St. John's in 
addition to duties as cons. Jan. 24, 1950 ; married. 

Conger, Clement Ellis. — b. Rockingham, Va., Oct. 15, 
1912 ; Harrisonburg High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. 
grad. ; George Washington U. 1933-34 ; asst. finance 
examiner. Public Works Admin., 1933-34 ; office mgr. 
and correspondent for newspaper 1934—41 ; office mgr. 
1941-42, public-relations asst. 194&-47, for rubber co. ; 
U.S. Army 1942-46. mn.i. ; app. exec, officer. CAF-13, 
in the Dept. of State Feb. 3, 1947; GS-13 Oct. 30, 
1949.— CA. 

Congress, Joseph. — b. Schenectady, N.Y., Oct. 3, 
1911 ; Brooklyn Coll., B.A. 1934 ; Sorbonne 1937-39 : 
Cornell U., Ph.D. 1948 ; asst. in English, Ecole Normale 
at Rouen, France, 1936-37 ; with press assn. 1937-38 : 
newsreel editor and narrator 1938-40 ; for. corre- 
spondent and radio commentator 1940—42 ; U.S. Army 
1942—45, overseas ser. ; teaching fellow, Cornell U., 



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1046-48; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine and 
jissigned as French Interpreter, Berlin Element, Oct. 
3 6, 1949; married. — HICOG. 

Conklln, Franklin, 3d. — b. Newark, N.J., .Tan. 4, 1909 ; 
Newark .Vcad. grad. ; Princeton U., A.B. 1930 ; U. of Vt., 
summer 1942; Berlitz Sell, of Lanijuagcs 1941, 1942; 
studied under tutor in Russian language ; editor, writer, 
and columnist for daily paper 1930—42 ; requirements 
olflcer 1943-45, acting cliipf of trade section Apr.- 
.Tuly 1945, For. Econ. Admin. : assoc. radio publicist. 
Office of Inter-Am. Affairs, 1945 ; app. econ. analyst 
in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned to the Dept. 
June 21, 1945 ; at Buenos Aires July 21, 1945 ; For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class six Nov. 13. 1946 ; class five 
and att. at Quito Sept. 5, 1948 ; class four Oct. 30, 
1949. 

Conkright, William A. — b. Auburn, N.Y., June 15, 
1904 ; Auburn Acad. High Sch. grad. ; Georgetown U., 
B.S. (For. Ser.) 1929; sec, Pan Am. Union, 1926-30; 
sec. in legal div., Tacna-Arica Plebiscitary Commn., 
Arica, Chile, 1926 ; European rep., Treas. Dept., 1930- 

41 ; sr. admin, officer. Commodity Credit Corp., 1941- 

42 ; app. sr. econ. analyst in tlie For. Ser. Auxiliary 
and assigned at Mexico City Sept. 23, 1942 ; in office of 
U.S. pol. adviser, staff of Supreme Allied Comdr., Med- 
iterranean Theater, Oct. 25, 1944 (canceled) ; For. Ser. 
Reserve officer of class four and For. Ser. Reserve 
officer at Mexico City Nov. 13, 1946 ; cml. att. at Paris 
Jan. 31, 1947 ; For. Ser. officer of class three, cons, 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 12, 1947 ; 
1st sec. and cons, at Paris Sept. 6, 1947 : at London, 
temp., Oct. 2, 1947 ; on loan to ECA at Seoul July 24, 
1949 ; married. 

Conlan, Margaret. — b. New York, N.Y. ; high sch. 
grad. ; elk. for utilities co. 1928-29 ; library elk., 
Queensborough Public Library, 1929—44 ; elk. 1944-45, 
admin, asst. 1945, Office of War Information ; trans- 
ferred to Dept. of State as admin, asst., CAF-7, Aug. 
31, 1945 ; head of acquisitions unit, CAF-9, Aug. 25. 
1946 ; chief of New York liaison section. Office of Edu- 
cational Exchange, CAF-11, Jan. 23, 1949 ; GS-11 Oct. 
30, 1949.— OEX. 

Conley, Ernest S. — b. Williamsport, Md., Sept. 2, 
1908 ; St. Joseph's Acad. grad. ; business sch. ; Colum- 
bus U. 1933-34 ; Am. U. 1936-37 ; with utility co. 1929- 
33 ; editorial asst.. Nat. Recovery Admin., 1933-35 ; 
admin, asst.. Rural Electrification Admin., 1936—42 : 
admin, officer, War Production Bd., 1942—46 ; app. 
admin, officer, Div. of Cml. Policy. Dept. of State. 
CAF-11, Jan. 1, 1946 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; org. and 
methods examiner. Office of Int. Information, Nov. 4, 
1949 ; married.— OIL 

Conley, James P. — b. Nov. 4, 1917; app. courier at 
Matamoros Oct. 1, 1942: to the Dept. Apr. 5, 1943; 
courier at Madrid June 29, 1943 ; to the Dept. Oct. 7, 
1944 ; courier at Matamoros, temp., Oct. 7, 1944 ; 
furlough for mil. ser. Mar. 21. 1945-Sept. 6, 1946 : 
to the Dept. Sept. 6, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class ten Nov. 13, 1946 ; courier at Paris July 1, 1947 ; 
class eight and courier ser. supervisor. Communications 
Div.. Office of Admin., at Frankfort on the Main Sept. 
22, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 



Conley, Philip J. — b. Portland, Maine, Aug. 3, 1911; 
Portland High Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., A.B. 1934, 
M.B.A. 1939 ; U. of Perugia, Italy, 1934 ; U. of Siena. 
Italy, 1934-35 ; U. of Paris 1936-37 ; instr. in sch. in 
Italy 1934-35 ; state dir.. Fed. Writers Project, Works 
Projects Admin., 1935-36 ; research analyst, Dept. of 
Commerce, 1939— il ; act. chief of section. Civil Aero- 
nautics Admin., 1941-42; U.S. Navy 1942-46, It. 
comdr., overseas ser. ; sec.-treas. of machine-tool corp. 
1946—47 : app. asst. chief, Div. of Research for Europe, 
Dept. of State, P-7, Feb. 11, 1947 ; act. chief, Div. of 
Research for Europe, Feb. 2-Sept. 27, 1948; GS-14 
Oct. 30, 1949; married. — DRB. 

Conlon, Richard Paul. — b. Oak Park, 111., Feb. 23, 
1920; Assumption Coll. (Windsor. Canada) grad; U. 
of Colo., A.B. 1946; warehouse mgr. 1940-41; asst. 
editor for publishing co. 1941 ; inspector in ordnance 
plant 1942 ; U.S. Army 1942-44, overseas ser. ; staff 
correspondent for newspaper and press sers. 1945 ; re- 
porter 1946-47 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
eleven and assigned as asst. public-affairs officer at 
Hankow Jan. 23. 1947 ; class eight and asst. public- 
affairs officer at Taipei Jan. 25, 1948 ; at Hong Kong 
Aug. 24, 1949. 

Conlon, Thomas Francis. — b. Park Ridge, 111., Dec. 5, 
1924 ; Georgetown U., B.S. 1948 ; U. of Madrid sum- 
mer 1948 ; U.S. Army 1943-45, overseas ser. ; app. For. 
Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Dec. 30, 1948 ; to the Dept. Jan. 4, 1949 ; 
3d sec. and v. c. at Habana Mar. 14, 1949. 

Connell, Richard McVey. — b. Kansas City, Mo., June 
30, 1898 ; Central High Sch. grad. ; Kansas City Jr. 
Coll. 1915-17 ; U. of Mo. 1918 ; sec. to cml. att. at Rio 
de Janeiro 1919-20 ; asst. trade commr. at Mexico City 
1921 ; trade commr. at Sao Paulo 1922-25 ; asst. cml. 
att. at Habana 1925-26 ; rep. in southern Europe for 
U.S. automobile co. 1927-29 ; asst. sales mgr. and mgr. 
of rubber co. in Argentina, Brazil, and U.S. 1930-40 ; 
app. sr. econ. analyst in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and 
assigned at Bogota July 21, 1941 ; cml. att. at Bogota 
May 1, 1945 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of class three 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; cml. att. at Habana Oct. 7. 1947 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class three, cons, of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. June 19, 1948 ; 1st sec. and cons, at 
Habana June 26, 1948 ; married. 

Connelly, Bernard Chamberlin. — b. Rock Island, 111., 
May 3, 1908 ; Phillips Exeter Acad. grad. ; Princeton 
O., A.B. 1930 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Trieste 
June 20, 1931 ; v.e. at Trieste Aug. 8, 1931 ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at Trieste Jan. 2, 1932 ; For. 
Ser. Sch. Mar. 17, 1932 ; v.c. at Sydney, Australia, 
July 26, 1932 ; at Melbourne Mar. 6, 1933 ; v.c. and 3d 
.';ec. at Bucharest Jan. 18, 1936 ; v.c. at Karachi and 
Kabul Dec. 15. 1937 ; class eight Apr. 1, 1939 ; class 
seven Aug. 16, 1941 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Lima Sept. 11, 
1941 ; 2d sec. at Lima in addition to duties as v.c. 
Dec. 9, 1941 ; class six July 16, 1944 ; class five Aug. 
13, 1945 ; cons. Dec. 22, 1945 ; cons, at Lima in addi- 
tion to duties as 2d sec. Jan. 8, 1946 : to the Dept. Jan. 
22. 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
class three Apr. 21. 1949 ; 1st sec. at Pretoria Sept. 
1, 1949 ; married. 



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Connelly, James Raymond. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Oct. 

24, 1896 ; Unionville and Hartford (Conn.) High Schs. ; 
business sch. grad. ; Nat. Guard 1913-16, U.S. Army 
1917-19, It., overseas ser. ; timekeeper 1915-16, insp. 
1916-17, asst. to production mgr. 1919-20, elk. 1923- 

27, for mfg. cos. ; tech. asst. 1920-22, guide 1931-33, 
War Dept. : salesman 1927-28, production foreman 
1928-30, for automobile mfgrs. ; app. in Am. emb. at 
Paris Dec. 21, 1933 ; elk. at Paris June 1, 1934 ; at 
Marseilles Mar. 18, 1941 ; at Bern Dec. 12, 1941 ; 
courier at Bern Apr. 4, 1942 : elk. Nov. 1, 1943 ; For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; class 
ten and admin, asst. at Bern Apr. 20, 1947 ; class nine 
and gen. sers. officer at Bern Feb. 5, 1950 ; married. 

Conner, Louise. — b. Waterproof, La., Oct. 13, 1912 ; 
La. State U., B.S. 1934, 1939-41 ; sec. of utilities co. 
1934-35 ; statistician. La. State Employment Ser., 
1935-38 ; sec. to plant mgr. 1938-46 ; admin, officer. 
Office of War Information 1946-47, Nat. Research 
Council 1947-48 ; statistician, OMGUS, 1949 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class nine and assigned as vsromen's 
affairs asst.. Office of Land Commr. for Bavaria, at 
Augsburg Oct. 16, 1949. — HICOG. 

Connett, William Brewer, Jr. — b. South Orange, N.J., 
July 14, 1918 ; St. Paul's Sch. grad. ; Princeton U., 
A.B. 1941 ; Georgetown U. 1946-47 ; U.S. Navy 1940- 
45, It., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class eight and assigned to the Dept. Feb. 10, 1947 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 10, 1947 ; to the Dept. Apr. 21, 
1947 ; v.c. at Maracaibo May 28, 1947 ; 3d sec. at 
Caracas Mar. 17, 1949 ; class five and 2d sec. and v.c. 
at Caracas Apr. 21, 1949 ; pol. officer at Caracas in 
addition to duties as 2d sec. Dec. 23, 1949 ; married. 

Connolly, John Stoddard. — b. Wellesley, Mass., Sept. 

25, 1887 ; Wellesley High Sch. grad. ; business sch. 
grad. ; prep. sch. ; city editor of newspaper 1911-14 ; 
sec. to Congressman 1914-17 ; U.S. Army 1917-19, 
overseas ser.. It. col. U.S. Army Reserve ; Washington 
rep. of motion picture producers and distributors 
1919-27 ; European dir. for Am. newsreel co. 1927-30 ; 
started sound newsreels in England, France, Italy, and 
Germany ; helped org. newsreel theaters 1931 ; gen. 
mgr., newsreel co., 1931-38 ; public relations 1938^1 ; 
chief, Newsreel Div., Office of Inter-Am. Affairs, 1941- 
46 ; transferred to the Dept. of State as newsreel liaison 
rep., CAF-14, Jan. 1, 1946 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; mar- 
ried. — IMP. 

Connor, John Michael. — b. New York, N.Y., May 22, 
1908 ; Manhattan Prep. Sch. grad. ; Manhattan Coll., 
B.S. 1931 ; Columbia U., B.S. in library scl. 1934, grad. 
work 1938 ; with library 1929-36, asst. librarian in 
medical library 1936-41, Columbia U. ; nat. dir.. Vic- 
tory Book Campaign, 1941-43 ; U.S. Army 1943-46 : 
chief of reference ser., War Dept., 1946 ; app. chief 
of circulation branch. Reference Div., Dept. of State, 
P-5, Oct. 14, 1946 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949. — OLI. 

Connor, Robert Thomas. — b. Washington, D.C., Jan. 4, 
1919 ; Boston Coll. 1936-38 ; U.S.N.A. 1938-40 ; U.S. 
Navy 1938-46, It. comdr., overseas ser. ; research 
analyst. War Dept., 1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class eight and assigned to the Dept. July 

28, 1949 ; v.c. at Mexico City Oct. 6, 1949 ; married. 



Connors, W. Bradley .^b. Newark, N.J., Oct. 14, 1916 ; 
Newark Acad. grad. ; Yale U. 1934—36 ; newspaper re- 
porter 1934-39 ; editor 1940-44 ; field rep.. Office of 
War Information (China), 1944-46; app. public-affairs 
officer in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at 
Shanghai July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of 
class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons. Oct. 1, 1947 ; cons, at 
Shanghai Oct. 18. 1947 ; class three Oct. 3, 1948 ; cons, 
at Canton Dec. 28, 1948 ; att. at Canton June 17, 1949 ; 
officer in charge of public affairs, Bu. of Far Eastern 
Affairs, Dept. of State, Oct. 3, 1949 ; married. — FE/P. 

Conover, Carroll Fitzhugh. — b. Brady, Tex., June 29, 
1896; Kent Sch. (Conn.); Trinity Coll. (Canada) 
1916-17 ; U.S. Army 1917-22 ; garage owner 1926-32 ; 
automobile salesman 1932-41 ; ambulance driver. Am. 
Field Ser., 1941-43 ; sr. mission officer. For. Econ. Ad- 
min., 1943-45 ; app. sr. econ. analyst in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary and assigned at Casablanca Apr. 18, 1945 ; 
resigned Nov. 18, 1946 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class fourteen and assigned as elk. at Casablanca Feb. 
10, 1947 ; elk. at Cairo July 12, 1948 ; class thirteen 
Apr. 3, 1949 ; class eleven and econ. asst. at Cairo June 
26, 1949 ; class nine Feb. 8, 1950 ; married. 

Conover, Harry. — b. Newark, N.J., Jan. 26, 1913 : 
Xutley High Sch. grad. ; N.Y.U., B.S. 1934 ; U. of 
Calif., grad. work 1934-36 ; asst. in econ., U. of Calif., 
1934-36 ; econ. analyst, Nat. Bu. of Econ. Research, 
1936-37 ; research assoc, Brookings Inst., 1937-38 ; 
econ. analyst. Senate Comm. on Labor and Education 
June-Aug. 1938, Dept. of Justice 1938-41 ; economist. 
War Production Bd., 1941-42 ; consulting economist. 
Dept. of Justice, 1942-44 ; econ. adviser. Office of 
Coordinator of Inter-Am. Affairs 1944, Office of Inter- 
Am. Affairs 1945 ; app. att. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary 
and assigned at Bern Feb. 15, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class two and econ. att. at Bern Nov. 13, 
1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class four, cons, of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 28, 1947 ; 2d sec. and 
cons, at Bern Aug. 23, 1947 ; at Oslo Nov. 25, 1947 ; 
married. 

Conrad, Henry C. — b. Welzheim, Germany, July 16. 
1917 ; high sch. (Essen, Germany) grad. ; elk. 1938-41 : 
U.S. Army 1942-46, 1st It., overseas ser. ; deputy and 
chief of branch 1946-47, cml. specialist 1947-48, finan- 
cial and fiscal economist 1948-49, OMGUS ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class two and assigned as chief of 
Trade and Finance Div. (ECA), Office of Econ. Affairs, 
at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Conrad, William Ernst. — b. Cincinnati, Ohio, July 18, 
1906 ; Hughes High Sch. grad. ; George Washington U.. 
B.A. 1943, M.A. 1944 ; mgr. of baking co. 1923-24 : 
elk., cost elk., and sales-pricing and inventory elk. 
with cml. firms 1924-29 ; financial statistician with 
stock brokers 1929-30, with certified public accountant 
Apr.-Oct. 1930, with investment advisory counsel 1930- 
35, Securities and Exchange Commn. Apr.-Nov. 1937 ; 
accountant, Fed. Communications Commn., 1933—37 ; 
economist, Treas. Dept., 1937—42 ; sr. economist. Exec. 
Office of the Pres., 1942-46 ; app. chief of coordina- 
tion and programing branch, Div. of For. Reporting 
Sers., Dept. of State, P-6, Feb. 8, 1946 ; act. asst. chief. 



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Div. of For. Reporting: Sers., Sept. 20. 1947 ; asst. 
chief, P-7, Apr. 4, 1948; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949; mar- 
ried. — FR. 

Conrads, Robert Arthur. — b. Salt Lake City, Utah. 
May 14. 1918 ; Am. Sch., Mexico City, 1 yr. ; Principia 
High Sch. (St. Louis, Mo.) grad. ; Principia Coll., B.S. 
1940; Middlebury Coll., summer 1939; Columbia U.. 
summer 1940 ; Nat. U. of Mexico, summer 1941 ; instr. 
in high sch. 1940-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-40, 2d It. : 
admin, asst., Am.-Mexican Claims Commn., 1946 ; travel 
lecturer 1946-47 ; research specialist. War Dept., Apr.- 
Nov. 1947 ; app. interpreter-translator, CAF-11, in the 
Dept. of State Nov. 12, 1947 : CAF-12 Mar. 6, 1949 : 
GS-12 Oct. 30. 1949; chief. Div. of Language Sers., 
GS-14, Feb. 6, 1950 ; married. — TC. 

Conroy, Isabel Gladys. — b. Graceville, Minn., May 6, 
1911 ; Colo. Springs High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; 
Colo. Coll., A.B. 1933, grad. work 1934-36 ; sec. to 
treasurer, Colo. Coll., in;i;^-43 ; accountant for invest- 
ment CO. 1943-4.5 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary 
and assigned to the Dopt. June 24, 1945 ; at Quito Aug. 
23, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class fourteen Nov. 
13, 1946 ; class eleven and disbursing officer at Quito 
Apr. 20, 1947; at Buenos Aires Oct. 28. 1948; class 
ten Oct. 31, 1948. 

Constan, Peter K. — b. in Greece, Jan. 30, 1888; 
naturalized ; Olivet Coll., A.B. 1911 ; Harvard U. Grad. 
Sch. 1911-12; special investigator, Mich. State Labor 
Dept., 1911, 1912-13 ; investigator, Nat. Child Labor 
Comm. Jan.-Mar. 1913 ; special agt., Mass. Society 
for Prevention of Cruelty to Children, 1913-17 ; U.S. 
Army 1917-19, 2d It. ; app. elk. in Am. leg. at Athens 
Mar. 31, 1920 ; at Belgrade July 18, 1935 ; in Am. 
consulate at Belgrade July 18, 1988 ; v.c. at Belgrade 
Sept. 23, 1938 ; at Zagreb, temp., Sept. 20. 1940 ; at 
Belgrade May 1, 1941 ; at Cairo, temp., July 6, 1941 
(canceled) ; at Alexandria Oct. 16. 1941 (canceled) ; 
at Manila Dec. 8, 1941-Jan. 1. 1942 ; at Naples Feb. 18, 
1944 : elk., office of U.S. pol. adviser, staff of Supreme 
Allied Comdr., Mediterranean Theater, Sept. 22, 1944 
(canceled); elk. at Belgrade Jan. 16, 1945; v.c. at 
Belgrade May 15, 1945 ; at Zagreb Mar. 22, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class eight Nov. 13, 1946 : v.c. at 
Cairo Feb. 6. 1947 (canceled) : at Vienna Sept. 30. 
1947: at Melbourne Sept. 9. 1949; married. 

Conway, John Aloysius. — b. New York, N.Y., Oct. 7, 
1921 ; Cathedral High Sch. grad. ; Manhattan Coll., 
A.B. 1942; Columbia U. 1946-47; elk. in store 1940- 
41 ; U.S. Army 1943-45, overseas ser. ; teacher 1946- 
47 ; app. For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 21, 1947 : to the Dept. Sept. 
3, 1947 ; v.c. at Hamburg Oct. 15, 1947. — HICOG. 

Cook, Donald B. — b. Mar. 4, 1912 ; app. program offi- 
cer, Div. of Int. Exchange of Persons, Dept. of State. 
P— 4, Dec. 26, 1946 ; professional exchange specialist. 
P-5, Nov. 16, 1947 ; act. asst. chief, Div. of Exchange 
of Persons, Oct. 14, 1948 ; chief. Voluntary Programs 
Branch. P-7. Mar. 20, 1949 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949.— 
lEP. 

Cook, Frederick B. — b. Holcomb. Kans., Aug. 28, 
1913 ; McKinley High Sch. (Washington. D.C.) ; George 
Washington U. 1930-31, 1933-34; Wilson Teachers 



Coll. 1932-33 ; Am. U. 1941-42 ; Salmon P. Chase Coll. 
1948-49 ; with Social Security Bd. 1936-44 ; U.S. Navy 
1944-46, It. (.1g), overseas ser.; asst. to regional dir.. 
War Assets Admin., 1946-49 ; app. org. and methods 
examiner, GS-12, in the Dept. of State Jan. 30, 1950; 
married. — CS. 

Cook, Raymond R. — b. Aug. 1, 1892 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class seven and assigned as immigration 
insp.. Travel Control Div., Office of Pol. Affairs, at 
Frankfort on the Main Mar. 19, 1950 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Cook, Richard Francis. — b. Washington, D.C, July 
27, 1906 ; high-sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; Nat. 
U., A.B. 1937 ; Am. U. grad. work 1936-39 ; certified 
pnl)lic accountant 1931-33 ; lecturer in business coll. 
1936-40 ; special lecturer, Catholic U., 1938-41 ; act, 
comptroller, Agri. Adjustment Admin., 1933-38 ; chief 
of procedure and methods section, chief of procedure 
div., and branch mgr., Dept. of Agri., 1938-42 ; exec. 
asst.. War Dept., 1942-43 ; U.S. Navy 1943-16, It. ; 
app. exec, officer, Office of Transport and Communica- 
tions Policy, Dept. of State, CAF-14, Jan. 4, 1946; 
mem.. Efficiency Rating Comm., 1946-47 ; asst. dir.. 
Office of Transport and Communications, P-8, Aug. 25, 
1946 ; act. special asst. to the asst. sec. of state for 
transportation and communications May 22, 1947 ; spe- 
cial asst. July 9, 1947 : mem., Bd. of Appeals, 1947- ; 
deputy dir.. Office of Educational Exchange. Jan. 17. 
1949 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— OEX. 

Cooke, Anne Bleecker. — b. WoUeston, Mass., June 2, 
1917 ; Pomona Coll., B.A. 1939 ; propaganda analyst 
and research tech.. Office of War Information, 1942- 
46; radio script writer 1946-^7, news writer 1948, 
Voice of Amer., Dept. of State ; news writer for broad- 
casting system 1947-48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class nine and assigned as asst. public affairs officer 
at Canton Nov. 21, 194S : at Taipei June 24, 1949; 
cultural-affairs asst. at Hong Kong Dee. 2, 1949. 

Cooke, William Edward. — b. Boston, Mass., Apr. 4, 
1906 ; high-sch. grad. ; Benjamin Franklin U., B.C.S. 
1936 ; cml. work 1925-30 ; app. elk. at $1,440 in the 
Dept. of State Aug. 12, 1931 ; at $1,620 Apr. 1, 1936 ; 
at $1,800 June 29, 1937 ; at $1,860 Apr. 16, 1939 ; at 
$2,000 Sept. 16, 1940 ; asst. chief of maintenance and 
ser. section, Div. of Personnel Supervision and Man- 
agement, at $2,600 Mar. 20, 1941 ; asst. chief elk. and 
admin, asst. at $3,500 Sept. 16, 1942; at $3,800 
(CAF-11), Oct. 16, 1942; special asst. to act. chief, 
Div. of Admin. Management, Jan. 15, 1944 ; detailed to 
Div. of Communications and Records as admin, asst. 
Aug. 16, 1944, Div. of Central Ser. Dec. 20, 1944 ; 
liaison officer, P-4, June 30, 1946 : chief of officer and 
post appraisal section Jan. 12, 1947 ; econ. editor and 
chief of compliance section Oct. 31, 1948 ; asst. chief 
of compliance and analysis branch. P-5. Dec. 26, 1948 ; 
GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — FR. 

Coolidge, William Bradford. — b. West Medford, Mass., 
Jan. 20, 1916 ; Medford High Sch. grad. ; Tufts Coll.. 
A.B. 1937 ; Harvard U., A.M. 1941 ; newspaper work 
and correspondent for press assn. in Japan and China 
1937-39 ; teaching fellow and tutor. Harvard U., 1941 ; 
analyst, Fed. Communications Commn., 1941-44 ; U.S. 



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Army 1944-46 ; app. research analyst, P-4, in the 
Dept. of State, Sept. 27. 1946; P-5 Jan. 25, 1948; 
GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — DRF. 

Cooney, Patrick S. — b. New London, Wis., Aug. 18, 
1905 ; New London High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. 
grad. ; U. of Wis., Ph.B. 1931 ; Nat. Law Sch., LL.B. 
1938 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; elk. for lumber co. 1925- 
26 ; auditor and supervisor of gold unit, Bu. of the 
Mint, 1935-43 ; app. correspondence chief at $3,200 in 
the Dept. of State Sept. 27, 1943 ; transferred to the 
Office of For. Econ. Admin, as exec. asst. Oct. 15, 1943 ; 
app. divisional asst. at $3,800 (P-4) in the Dept. of 
State May 22, 1944 ; asst. chief, Div. of Communica- 
tions and Records, P-5, Oct. 6, 1946: P-6 Dec. 12, 
1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — DC. 

Cooper, Anne M. (Mrs.) — b. Irwinton, Ga. ; Duval 
High Sch. (Jacksonville, Fla.) grad.; Florida State U. 
1924-25 ; private tutoring in dramatic art 1920-29 ; 
elk., Nat. Recovery Admin., 1933-35 ; travel supervisor. 
Works Progress Admin. 1935-39, Work Projects Admin. 
1939-41 ; admin, asst. Fed. Works Agency, 1S41-42 ; 
admin, asst. and placement officer. Office of the Co- 
ordinator of Inter-Am. Affairs, 1943-45 ; transferred 
to Dept. of State under Exec, order of Aug. 31, 1945 
at CAF-9 ; personnel technician, Div. of For. Ser. Per- 
sonnel, Nov. 17, 1946; CAP-11 Sent. 7, 1947; GS-11 
Oct. 30, 1949; placement officer Feb. 5. 1950. — FP. 

Cooper, Charles I. — b. Plymouth, Mass., Feb. 4, 1918 ; 
Burdett Coll., grad. 1938 ; sales promoter for electrical 
supply corp. 1938-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, capt., over- 
seas ser. ; with Dept. of Army 1946^8 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class eight and assigned as att. at 
Barcelona July 12, 1949. 

Cooper, Denis A. — b. Horodenka, Austria, Apr. 21, 
1905 ; naturalized 1942 ; sch. in Rumania ; U. King 
Carol II, Rumania, LL.B. 1929 ; U. King Ferdinand I, 
Rumania, Ph.D. 1936 ; George Washington U., J.D. 
1942 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; U.S. Army 1943-46, capt., 
overseas ser. ; U.S. del.. Social Insur. Comm., Allied 
Control Council for Germany, 1945-46 ; app. trial 
atty., GS-13, in the Dept. of State Feb. 27, 1950; 
married. — L. 

Cooper, Edward N. — b. Cleveland, Ohio, June 5, 1912 ; 
Glenville High Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., B.A. 1934 ; 
Harvard Grad. Sch., M.B.A. 1934 ; research asst. with 
Harvard U. 1935-37 ; economist, Fed. Housing Admin., 
1938-40, Temporary Nat. Econ. Coram., 1940, St. Law- 
rence Survey, Dept. of Com., 1940-41 ; econ. specialist 
1941-44, and assoc. dir. of div. 1944-46, Office of Price 
Admin. ; deputy to asst. administrator and dir. of div., 
Nat. Housing Agency, 1946-47 ; app. chief, British 
Commonwealth Ecnn. Section. P-6. in the Dept. of 
State Sent. 29, 1947 ; econ. specialist Mar. 20, 1949 ; 
GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — DRE. 

Cooper, Joseph D. — b. Boston, Mass., May 25, 1917 ; 
George Washington U., A.B. 1944 ; Am. U., M.A. 1947, 
grad. work 1947— ; messenger. Fed. Trade Commn., 
1934-35 ; messenger and elk. 1935-39, training asst. 
1939-42, Dept. of Agri. ; personnel tech.. Office for 
Emergency Management, 1942-44 ; manpower utiliza- 
tion officer. War Shipping Admin, and U.S. Maritime 



Commn., 1944--15 ; procedures analyst. Office of Price 
Admin., 1945 ; chief procedures analyst, UNRRA, 1945- 
47 ; instr., George Washington U., 1945—46 ; app. man- 
agement analyst, CAF-13, in the Dept. of State Oct. 6. 

1947 ; org. and methods examiner Aug. 8. 1948 ; GS-13 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; GS-14 Jan. 22, 1950 ; married. — OD. 

Cooper, Richard W. — b. Seattle, Wash., Dec. 18, 1912 ; 
U. of Wash., B.A. 1934 ; U. of Calif., M.A. 1936 ; news- 
paper reporter, 1929-32 ; research asst., U. of Calif., 
1934-36 ; personnel examiner, Calif. State Govt., 1936- 
37 ; chief of unit, Farm Credit Admin. 1937-41, Office 
for Emergency Management 1941—42 ; personnel officer. 
War Manpower Commn. 1942-44, For. Econ. Admin. 
1944 : U.S. Coast Guard, 1944-45 ; chief of field per- 
sonnel 1944-47, asst. to Administrator 1947—48, Office 
of Price Admin. ; deputy chief of branch, OMGUS, 
1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class three and 
assigned as chief of govt, affairs branch. Office of Pol. 
Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; govt, 
affairs officer Nov. 13, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Cooper, William R. — b. New York, N.Y., Oct. 4, 1912 ; 
Franklin K. Lane (Brooklyn) High Sch. grad.; Brook- 
lyn Coll., B.S.S. 1936 ; New Sch. for Social Research, 
M.S.S. 1940 ; George Washington U. 1946- ; .ir. custo- 
dial officer, Dept. of Justice, 1941-42 ; economist, Office 
of Price Admin., 1942-47 ; U.S. Navy 1943-45, It. (jg), 
overseas ser. ; app. research analyst, P-4, in the Dept. 
of State Oct. 1. 1947 ; for. affairs analyst, P-5, Oct. 
31, 1948; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949; married. — DRN. 

Coors, Dallas Morse. — b. Golden, Colo., Oct. 26, 1917 ; 
Beverly Hills (Calif.) High Sch. grad.; Institut de 
Touraine, France, summer 1938 ; Cornell U., B.A. 1940 ; 
Georgetown U. 1940 ; asst. to dir.. League of Nations 
exhibit, N.Y. World's Fair, 1939-40 ; accountant for 
export, import, and shipping co. 1940—41 ; with Aus- 
tralian Govt. 1941—44 ; app. elk. in For. Ser. Auxiliary 
June 14, 1944 ; v.c. at Calcutta June 29, 1944 ; For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class eleven and assigned to the Dept. 
Nov. 1, 1947 ; v.c. at Saigon Nov. 20, 1947 ; class ten 
Sept. 5, 1948 ; v.c. at Noumea Dec. 26, 1949. 

Cootes, Merritt Newton. — b. Norfolk, Va., Mar. 11, 
1909 ; Woodberry Forest Sch. grad. ; I'Eeole He de 
France ; Hofburg Schule ; Princeton U., A.B. 1931 ; 
bank elk., Paris, 1929 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; 
to the Dept., temp., Jan. 20, 1932 ; v.c. at Port-au- 
Prince June 24, 1932 ; For. Ser. Sch. Feb. 24, 1933 ; 
v.c. at Hong Kong June 13, 1933 ; at Manila, temp., 
Oct. 16, 1935 ; at Saigon, temp., Dec. 28, 1935 ; at 
Hong Kong June 6, 1936 ; at Habana Aug. 26, 1936 
(canceled) ; v.c. and 3d sec. at Port-au-Prince July 2, 
1937 ; class eight Mar. 16, 1939 ; 3d sec. at Rome Apr. 
17, 1940 ; class seven Aug. 16, 1941 ; 2d sec. at Rome 
Dec. 9-11, 1941 ; 3d sec. at Lisbon May 19, 1942 ; 2d 
sec. at Lisbon July 29, 1942 ; also v.c. at Lisbon Jan. 
19, 1943 ; class six July 16, 1944 ; to the Dept. Sept. 
14, 1944 ; class five Aug. 13, 1945 ; 2d sec. and v.c. at 
Moscow Oct. 4, 1945 ; 1st sec. at Moscow in addition to 
duties as v.c. Jan. 5, 1946 ; cons. Feb. 1, 1946 ; cons, 
at Moscow in addition to duties as 1st sec. Feb. 25, 
1946 : For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
cons, at Lahore July 29. 1947 ; at Karachi Nov. 10. 

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Copans, Simon Jacob. — b. Stamford, Conn., May 30. 
1912 ; Stamford Hitrli Sch. grad. ; Brown U., B.A. 1933, 
M.A. 1936, Ph.D. 1942 ; U. of Nancy, France, 1931 ; U. 
of Paris 1931-32, 1938-39 ; Instr. in French, Brown U. 
1937-38, Columbia U. 1912-44 ; asst. principal, Lyc6e 
Franc;ais, New York, N.Y., 1940-42 ; radio officer, Otflce 
of War Information, 1944-40 ; app. admin, ofiicer in the 
For. Ser. and assigned at Paris July 1, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. Reserve officer of class five and assi^'nod as radio 
officer at Paris Nov. 13, 1940; asst. att. Oct. 19, 1947; 
class four and att. at Paris Sept. 19, 1948 ; married. 

Cope, Albert John, Jr. — b. Salt Lake City, Utah. 
Aug. 13, 1909 ; West High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. 
grad. ; U. of Utah 1927-30 ; travel and study in Europe 
1930-33 ; music teacher 1933-34 ; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate at Stuttgart June 5, 1934 ; v.c. at Stuttgart 
July 18, 1936 ; at Lisbon July 19, 1941 ; at Tijuana 
Jan. 2, 1942 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 7, 1944 ; v.c. at Cien- 
fuegos Dec. 16, 1944 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Habana Aug. 
28, 1945; For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13. 1940; 
class five May 15. 1947: 2d sec. at Habana in addition 
to duties as v.c July 10, 1947 ; to the Dept. Dec. 5, 
1949 ; married. 

Cope, William Willard. — b. Louisville, Ky., Mar. 5, 
1896; high sch.; Beaune U., France, 1919; Emory U. 
1924-27 ; exec. v. chm.. Utilities Information Comm. of 
Ga., 1922-29 ; oxec. asst. with utility co. 1931-38 ; Ga. 
State Guard 1941—43, It. col. ; editorial work for news- 
papers ; writer ; U.S. Army 1943-40, capt., overseas 
ser.: app. radio information specialist. C.\F-12. In 
the Dept. of State Jan. 24, 1949 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
married.— IBD. 

Copeland, George H. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Jan. 22. 
1893 ; Montclair (N.J.) High Sch. grad. ; Princeton 
U., B.A. 1915 ; U.S. Army 1918, 2d It. ; instr. in 
journalism and current events at Briarcliff Jr. Coll. 
and N.Y.U. ; reporter, copy editor, and travel editor on 
newspapers 1925—43; news editor (White House and 
Dept. of State liaison officer). Office of War Informa- 
tion, 1943-45 ; transferred to the Dopt. of State as 
information specialist, CAF-13. Aug. 31, 1945 ; editor 
July 14. 1946 : White House editor-reporter July 11, 
1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1*49 ; married.— INP. 

Copeland, John Irving. — b. Fairhope, Ala., May 18, 
1921; Westtown Sch. (Pa.) grad.; Friends U., A.B. 
1943 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy, M.A. 1944 ; 
app. elk. in For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned to the 
Dept. June 9, 1944 ; v.c. at Puntarenas Aug. 17. 1944 ; 
For. Ser. staff officer of class eleven and v.c. at Medellfn 
June 14, 1947 ; at St. John's, N.F., Nov. 22, 1948 ; 
class ten and econ. asst. at St. John's, N.F., in addi- 
tion to duties at v.c. Feb. 5, 1950. 

Copeland, Miles Axe, Jr. — b. Birmingham, Ala., July 
10. 1916; Ramsay High Sch. grad.; U. of Ala. 1933- 
34 : Birmingham Southern Coll. 1937-38 ; Wash. Coll. 
of Law 1938 ; salesman for ser. corp. 1936-37 ; sales- 
man-contractor for housing guild 1938-39 ; dist. mgr. 
for cml. CO. 1939-40 ; U.S. Army 1940-46, capt., over- 
seas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight and 
assigned to the Dept. Apr. 17, 1947 ; v. c. at Damascus 
July 3, 1947 ; class six and att. at Damascus Dec. 29, 
1947 : married. 



Copp, George Lincoln. — b. Salt Lake City, Utah, Jan. 
24, 1910 ; West High Sch. grad. ; owner and operator 
of ser. station 1932-34 ; gen. mgr. of laundry and dry 
cleaning business 1934-38 ; office asst.. Govt. Printing 
Office, 1938-39 ; claims examiner. Railroad Retirement 
I'.d., 1939-42 ; admin, analyst and personnel techni- 
cian, War Production Bd., 1942-45 ; app. recruitment 
and placement officer, CAF-9, in the Dept. of State 
Nov. 26, 1945; placement asst. Sept. 22, 1946; org. 
and methods examiner, CAF-11, Oct. 30, 1949 ; GS-11 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — ILL 

Coppock, Joseph David. — b. Peru, Ind., Feb. 10, 1909 ; 
Peru High Sch. grad. ; Culver Mil. Acad. grad. ; Swarth- 
more Coll., A.B. 1933 ; Columbia U., M.A. 1934, Ph.D. 
1940 ; researcher, Nat. Bu. of Econ. Research, 1938-39 ; 
teacher of econ., Hendrix Coll., Swarthmore Coll., and 
U. of Calif., 1934-41 ; economist, Dept. of Agrl., War 
Production Bd., Office of Price Admin., and Office of 
Strategic Sers., 1941-44 ; U.S. Navy 1944-45, It. 
(jg), overseas ser. ; app. econ. adviser, Office of 
Int. Trade Policy, Dept. of State, at SS.OOO (P-8) 
May 2, 1945 ; mem., U.S. del., UN Scientific Conf. on 
Conservatir)n and Utilization oi" Kesnurccs, Lake Suc- 
cess, 1949; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949; married. — ITP. 

Corcoran, Thomas Joseph. — b. New York, N.Y., Sept. 
6, 1920; Boys High Sch. (Brooklyn) grad.; St. John's 
U., B.S. 1940; elk. for mfg. firm 1941^2; U.S. Navy 
1942—47, It. ; app. For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 12, 1948 ; to the 
Dept. Mar. 10, 1948 ; v.c. at Barcelona May 13, 1948. 

Cordell, Edward "W. — b. Toledo, Ohio, June 15, 1913 ; 
Ohio State U., B.S. 1934 ; U. of Pa. 1941-42 ; Am. U. 
1943-40 ; with Civilian Conservation Corps 1936-37 ; 
valuation engineer with corp. 1937—41 ; engineer insp., 
Navy Dept., 1941-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, capt. ; org. 
and methods analyst. Veterans Admin. 1946—48, 
OMGUS 1948-49 ; mil. requirements specialist. Muni- 
tions Bd., 1948 ; app. E'or. Ser. Staff officer of class five 
and assigned as org. and methods examiner, Org. and 
Management Div., Office of Admin., at Frankfort on 
the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Corkran, Herbert, Jr. — b. Jan. 16, 1924 ; app. corres- 
spondcnce and research elk., CAF— 4, in the Dept. of 
State Mar. 1, 1945 ; divisional asst., P-1, Dec. 15, 1946 ; 
for. affairs analyst, P-2, June 13, 1948 ; P-3 July 10. 

1949 ; GS-9 Oct. 30, 1949 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class nine and assigned as v.c. at Le Havre Feb. 21, 

1950 ; married. 

Corliss, James C. — app. divisional asst. at $5,600 in 
the Dept. of State June 3, 1943 ; economist Jan. 16, 
1945 ; asst. chief, Div. of Financial Affairs. Mar. 1. 
1945 ; at i?0,500 (P-7) June 18, 1945 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 
1949; asst. econ. and finance adviser Jan. 16, 1950. — 
MN. 

Cornells, Frank H. — b. July 30. 1916 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class seven and assigned as chief of 
branch office, Travel Control Div., Office of Pol. Affairs, 
at Stuttgart Jan. 14, 1950. — HICOG. 

Cornelius, Fairy L. — b. Victory, Ky. : Berea Coll., A.B. 
1939; George Washington U. 1942-43; Am. U. 1949- 
50; elk.. Civil Ser. Commn., 1942; personnel asst.. 



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War Production Bd.. 1942-45 ; position analyst, 
OMGUS 1945-48, Public Housing Admin. 1948-49: 
app. position analyst, CAF-9, in the Dept. of State 
June 13, 1949 ; GS-9 Oct. 31, 1949 ; GS-11 Feb. 5, 
1950. — FP. 

Cornish, Albert C. — b. Mar. 20, 1899 ; app. For Ser. 
Staff officer of class three and assigned as petroleum, 
oil, and lubrication specialist. Industry Div., Office 
of Bcon. Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 
1949; married. — HICOG. 

Correll, Alice Brown (Mrs.) — b. Salt Lake City, 
Utah ; East High Sch. ; U. of Utah, M.A. 1927 ; Am. 
U., Ph.D. 1933 ; teacher in jr. high sch. 1928-29, 1930 ; 
draftsman, Census Bu., 1929-30 ; research asst.. Civil 
Ser. Commn., July— Oct. 1930 ; app. archive asst. at 
$1,800 in the Dept. of State Oct. 1, 1930; at $2,000 
Aug. 29, 1931 ; at $2,600 Apr. 1, 1935 ; research asst. 
Dec. 22, 1937 ; at $2,700 Apr. 1, 1938 ; at $2,800 June 
16, 1941 ; divisional asst. at $3,200 May 16, 1942 ; at 
$3,800 Oct. 16, 1943; at $4,600 (P-5) Nov. 20, 1944; 
for. affairs analyst July 24, 1949; GS-12 Oct. 30, 
1949.— DS. 

Correll, John Franklin. — b. Delta, Colo., Apr. 3, 1904 ; 
Mansfield High Sch. grad. ; Kenyon Coll., B.A. 1928 ; 
Ashland Coll., summer 1930 ; U. of Chicago, summers 
1933, 1934 ; Am. U., grad. virork 1944-45 ; teacher in 
public schs. 1928-43 ; labor consultant for mfg. co., 
summer 1942 ; labor economist. War Production Bd., 
1943-45 ; app. att. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and as- 
signed at Pretoria Apr. 25, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class eight and labor att. at Pretoria Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
at Athens Dec. 1, 1948 ; class four Dec. 12, 1948 ; 
married. 

Corrick, Donald Wheatley. — b. Kensington, Md., Aug. 
15, 1897 ; Roosevelt High Sch. grad. ; Southeastern U., 
B.C.S. 1926 ; Am. U. 1939 ; U.S. Navy 1917-19 ; elk., 
Navy Dept., 1919-23 ; asst. gen. office mgr., dept. store, 
1923—24 ; chief of an accounting section, Dept. of Agri., 
1924-34 ; app. admin, asst. at $2,900 in the Dept. of 
State Nov. 1, 1934 ; at $3,000 Apr. 1, 1938 ; act. asst. 
chief, Div. of Accounts, Feb. 6, 1939 ; asst. chief at 
$3,200 June 1, 1939 ; act. chief Sept. 5, 1939 ; chief at 
$4,600 Apr. 1, 1940 ; at $4,800 Oct. 1, 1942 ; at $5,600 
May 1, 1943 ; act. asst. chief, Div. of Budget and 
Finance, Jan. 15, 1944 ; chief of accounts branch, Div. 
of Budget and Finance, June 24, 1944 ; chief of finan- 
cial assistance section. Special War Problems Div., Dec. 
8, 1944, Special Projects Div. Oct. 3, 1945, Protective 
Sers. Div. July 29, 1947 ; CAF-12 June 14, 1945 ; act. 
asst. chief May 21, 1946 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; mar- 
ried.— DS. 

Corrigan, Frank P. — b. Cleveland, Ohio, July 14, 
1881 ; Adelbert Coll., A.B. 1903 ; Western Reserve U., 
M.D. 1906 ; U. of Vienna, grad. work 1910 ; steel met- 
allurgist 1898-99 ; Ohio Naval Reserve 1898-1901 : 
hospital interne, pathologist, surgeon, 1906-17 ; chief 
surgeon 1917-19 ; medical org. work 1920-22 ; dir. of 
surgery and consultant in private hospitals, 1922-32 ; 
author ; app. E.E. and M.P. to El Salvador Mar. 14, 
1934 ; to Panama Aug. 9, 1937 ; U.S. rep., Honduran- 
Nicaraugan boundary mediation, 1937 ; A.E. and P. 
to Venezuela Jan. 20, 1939 ; pol. adviser, P-8, to U.S. 



Mission to U.N., Nov. 2, 1947 ; mem.. Int. Mediation 
Comm., 1937 ; chm., U.S. del., Dominican Republic 
centenary celebration, 1944 ; mem., U.S. del., 1st WHO 
Assembly, Geneva, 1948 ; mem., U.S. del.. 3d si>ss. UN- 
GA, Paris, 1948 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 ; mem., U.S. del., 
4th sess., UN-GA, New York, 1949. — USUN. 

Corrigan, Gordon F. — b. Rochester, N.Y., May 13, 
1920 ; U. of Toronto, B.A. 1942 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, 
overseas ser. ; elk. 1945-46, denazification analyst 
1946-48, asst. staff sec. 1948-49, OMGUS ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class six and assigned as admin, 
office sec. Office of Exec. Sec, at Heidelberg Oct. 16. 
1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Corrigan, Robert Foster. — b. Cleveland, Ohio, Sept. 
12, 1914 ; East High Sch. grad. ; Stanford U., A.B. 
1937 ; Central U. of Venezuela, Caracas, 1939-40 ; sec. 
to Am. minister to El Salvador 1934—35 ; dep. collector, 
Bu. of Internal Revenue, 1937-39 ; sec. to Am. mil. att. 
at Caracas 1939—40, to Am. amb. to Venezuela 1939— 
41 ; U.S.N.R. 1939-41, ens. ; app. v.c. at Rio de Janeiro 
Oct. 21, 1941 ; at Natal Mar. 29, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 
16, 1945 ; v.c. at Natal Nov. 30, 1945 ; at Berlin Aug. 
22, 1946; For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13. 1946; 
class five May 15, 1947 ; v.c. at Frankfort on the Main 
Feb. 14, 1950. 

Corry, Andrew Vincent. — b. Missoula, Mont., Sept. 22, 
1904 ; Carroll High Sch. (Helena) grad. ; Harvard V., 
A.B. 1926, grad. work 1926-27 ; Rhodes Scholar, Ox- 
ford, B.A. 1929, B.S. 1930, M.A. 1934 ; Sch. of Metallif- 
erous Mining (England) 1928; Mont. State U., M.S. 
1931 ; teaching fellow, instr., asst. prof, of geology, 
Mont. Sch. of Mines, 1930-33 ; asst. geologist, Mont. 
State Bu. of Mines and Geology, 1930-33 ; instr. in hu- 
manities, Mont. State U., 1934-36 ; consultant engi- 
neer for mining companies in U.S. and Latin Amer. 
1930-36, 1938-40 ; instr. in pvt. sch. 1937-38 ; con- 
sultant, various U.S. Govt, agencies, 1936-37 and 
1940-47 ; app. special asst. to dir.. Office of Am. Re- 
public Affairs, Dept. of State, P-8, Jan. 15, 1947 ; Div. 
of Special Inter-Am. Affairs May 4, 1947 ; app. For. 
Ser. Reserve officer of class three and assigned as att. 
at New Delhi Aug. 18, 1947 ; aiso at Colombo, Karachi, 
and Rangoon Sept. 4. 1947 : also at Katmandu Mar. 
16, 1948 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class two and econ. 
officer and att. at New Delhi Dec. 11, 1949. 

Corse, Carl D. — b. Verndale, Minn., Nov. 20, 1907 ; 
Central High Sch. (Minneapolis) grad. ; U. of Minn., 
B.B.A. 1930, M.A. 1935 ; instr. and research asst. in 
econ., accounting, and statistics, U. of Minn., 1930— 
35, 1938-39 ; field investigator, Treas. Dept., Sept. 
1934 ; econ. analyst, Dept. of State, 1935-38 ; app. econ. 
analyst at $3,800 in the Dept. of State June 26, 1939 ; 
divisional asst. July 10, 1939 ; at $4,600 Feb. 16, 1941 : 
mem.. Shipping Priorities Advisory Comm., 1942-45 ; 
at $5,600 Sept. 1, 1942 ; asst. chief, Div. of Cml. 
Policy, June 24, 1944; at $6,500 (P-7) Sept. 28, 
1944 ; V. chm., U.S. del., 2d meeting, Exec Comm., 
Interim Commn. for ITO, Geneva, 1948 ; assoc. chief, 
Div. of Cml. Policy, P-8. Oct. 17. 1948: act. chief 
Mar. 29, 1949; chief, Cml. Policy Staff, Oct. 3, 1949; 
GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 : married. — CP. 



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Cortada, James N.— b. New York, N.Y., May 10. 1914 : 
Coll. of City of New York ; U. of Habana ; Habana 
Business U., B.S. 1948 ; dept. store sales 1932-36 ; 
hosiery wholesalers sales 1937 ; own import business 
in Cuba 1938-42 ; app. elk. in Am. emb. at Habana 
July 1, 1942 ; jr. econ. analyst in the For. Ser. Auxiliary 
at Habana Oct. 10, 1944 ; econ. analyst and admin, 
asst. at Habana July 1, 1946 : For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class eleven and econ. analyst at Habana Nov. 13, 

1946 ; class nine Apr. 20, 1947 ; to the Dept. Dec. 8, 

1947 ; detailed to the Dept. of Com. June 28. 1948 ; 
class seven May 1, 1949 ; cons. att. at Barcelona June 
10, 1949; married. 

Cory, Thomas J. — b. San Francisco, Calif., June 15. 
1914 ; schs. in Spain and France ; Redondo Union High 
Sch. grad. ; U. of Calif., A.B. 1935 ; Nat. U. of 
Mexico, summer 1935; U. of Calif. 1936 ; agri. engineer 
1935-38 ; app. For Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; 
v.c. at Vancouver Jan. 4, 1940 ; at Trail June 28, 1940 ; 
at Vancouver Oct. 1, 1940 ; For. Ser. Sch. Jan. 23, 1941 ; 
v.c. at Barcelona June 2, 1941 ; at La Guaira Aug. 28, 
1943 ; class eight Nov. 16, 1943 ; to the Dept. Aug. 23, 
1944 ; detailed to Cornell U. for Russian language 
study Dec. 1944 ; class seven May 10, 1945 ; 2d sec. 
and v.c. at Moscow :\Iay 29. 1945 ; v.c. at Vladivostok, 
temp., .Tune 18, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class five Nov. 
13, 1946 ; to the Dept. May 27, 1947 ; detailed to 
Columbia U. for Russian language and area study 
Sept. 1947 ; 2d sec. and v.c. at Nanking Dec. 22, 1947 ; 
class four and cons, and cons, at Nanking in addition 
to duties as 2d sec. Apr. 21, 1949 ; 2d sec. and cons, at 
Seoul Aug. 25, 1949 ; married. 

Costanzo, Joseph B. — b. Nicastro, Italy, Nov. 2, 1901 ; 
naturalized 1932 ; Barringer High Sch. (Newark, N.J.) 
grad. ; U. of S.C, A.B. 1924 ; Columbia U. 1934-38 ; 
teacher of languages and science, Columbia Grammar 
Sch., 1928-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, maj., overseas ser. ; 
dir., U.S. Information Ser. in Italy, 1945^6 ; app. 
admin, officer in the For. Ser. and assigned at Naples 
July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four and 
public-affairs officer at Naples Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons. 
Oct. 1, 1947 ; cons, at Naples Oct. 18, 1947 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class three, cons, of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. June 19, 1948 ; cons, at Naples June 26, 
1948 ; to the Dept. Mar. 14, 1949 ; married. — RA. 

Coster, Harry Jan. — app. For. Sor. Staff officer of 
class two and assigned as physical sci. admin., Mil. 
Security Bd., at Berlin, Oct. 16, 1949. — HICOG. 

Coster, Henry Leonardo. — b. Los Angeles, Calif., Apr. 
17, 1919; S. Gate High Sch. grad.; U. of Calif., A.B. 
1940 ; U.S. Navy, 1941—46, It., overseas ser. ; teacher 
1046-47 ; app. For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 12, 1947 ; to 
the Dept. Sept. 3, 1947 ; v.c. at Cartagena Oct. 9, 
1947 ; at Guayaquil Oct. 25, 1948 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at 
Mexico City, Mar. 15, 1950 ; married. 

Costrell, Edwin S. — b. Bangor, Maine, Sept. 30, 1913 ; 
U. of Maine, B.A. 1938, M.A. 1939 ; Clark U., Ph.D. 
1949 ; gen. mgr. of apparel store 1931-34 ; fellow and 
asst. in hist, and int. relations, Clark U., 1939-42 : 



instr. in hist., Springfield Coll., 1942-43; U. S. Army 
1943-46, overseas ser. ; research asst. 1946-47, field 
supervisor 1947-48, Dept. of Army, Germany ; app. for. 
affairs analyst, GS-11, in the Dept. of State Nov. 21, 
1949 ; married. — RE. 

Cottam, Howard Rex. — b. St. George, Utah, July 27, 
1910 ; Provo High Sch. grad. ; Brigham Young U., A.B. 
1932 ; U. of Wis., Ph.M. 1938, Ph.D. 1941 ; research 
asst., fellow, teaching asst., and asst. to dean of men, 
U. of Wis., 1935-39 ; research asst., Ohio State U., 
1939-40; asst. prof., Pa. State CoU., 1940-42; chief 
rent examiner, Office of Price Admin., Sept.-Nov. 1942 ; 
chief of program appraisal div., War Food Admin., 
1942—44 ; app. agri. economist in the For. Ser. Auxil- 
iary and assigned at Paris Oct. 21, 1944 ; agri. att. at 
Rome Apr. 8, 1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of class 
four Nov. 13, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class three, 
cons, of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Sept. 6, 
1947; 1st sec. and cons, at Rome Sept. 20, 1947; 
married. 

Cottell, Philip Gaertner. — b. Louisville, Ky., Jan. 5, 
1918 ; Choate Sch. grad. ; Yale U., A.B. 1941 ; app. v.c. 
in the For. Ser. and assigned at Guayaquil Oct. 3, 
1941 ; at Quito Dec. 28, 1942 ; to the Dept. May 5. 1945 ; 
v.c. at Jerusalem Oct. 25. 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class ten Nov. 13, 1946 : v.c. at Nassau Apr. 21, 
1948 ; class nine Apr. 17, 1949 ; married. 

Cotterman, Myron Lee. — b. Rushville, Ohio, Sept. 21, 
1918 ; high-sch. grad. ; business sch. ; stenog. for insur. 
company 1938 ; sec. with mfg. firm 1938-40 ; elk.. War 
Dept., 1940—41 ; app. elk. in Am. emb. at London Nov. 
13, 1941 ; at Buenos Aires Aug. 19, 1944 ; at La Paz, 
temp., July 2, 1945 ; communications technician and 
admin, asst. at Buenos Aires Feb. 10, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; communica- 
tions technician at Buenos Aires Nov. 13, 1946 ; class 
ten Feb. 22, 1948 ; gen. sers. officer at Rangoon July 20, 
1948. 

Cotton, Richard E. — b. Mar. 10, 1908 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class two and assigned as atty. -investi- 
gator, Decartelization and Deconcentration Div., Office 
of Gen. Counsel, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 
1949; married. — HICOG. 

Cottrell, Sterling Judson. — b. Elgin, 111., July 8, 1914 : 
Stanford U., B.A. 1936 ; agency sales supervisor with 
air line 1936-40 ; U.S. Navy 1941-45, It. comdr., 
overseas ser. ; app. civil air att. in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary and assigned at Bogota May 16, 1946 ; also 
at Caracas and Quito June 21, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
Reserve officer of class five Nov. 13. 1046; att. at 
Panama June 28, 1948 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
five May 15, 1949 ; att. at Rio de Janeiro Aug. 16, 1949 ; 
class four and econ. officer at Rio de Janeiro in addi- 
tion to duties as att. Feb. 5, 1950 ; married. 

Coty, Elizabeth. — b. Oct. 11, 1919; app. c)k. in the 
For. Ser. and assigned to the Dept. Juno 22, 1944 : 
elk. at Bogota Aug. 23. 1944; For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class fourteen Nov. 13, 1946 ; elk. at Nanking Mar. 
26, 1947 ; class twelve and press asst. at Nanking Apr. 
4, 1948 ; press asst. at Ankara Feb. 8, 1949 ; to the 
Dept. Jan. 19, 1950. 



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Coudray, Robert Carter. — b. Newport, R.I., Dec. 21, 
1895 ; business high sch. grad. ; George Washington U. 
1923-24 ; bank teller 1917 ; U.S. Army 1917-19, over- 
seas ser. ; sec. Fed. Bd. of Vocational Education, 1919 ; 
elk.. Naval Station at Guantanamo, Cuba, 1919-23 ; 
purchasing agt.. Navy Dept., 1923 ; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate gen. at Hankow Jan. 22, 1924 ; v.c. at Han- 
kow Sept. 24, 1926 ; elk. at Mukden June 25, 1928 ; v.c. 
at Mukden Oct. 1, 1928 ; at Swatow Oct. 8, 1931 ; at 
Canton May 22, 1934 ; at Hong Kong Sept. (5, 1935- 
Dec. 24, 1941 ; at Port-of-Spain Sept. 15, 1942 (can- 
celed) ; at Alexandria Mar. 3. 1943 ; at Suez May 4, 
1943 ; at Alexandria June 12, 1943 ; at Port Said, temp., 
Sept. 25, 1943 ; at Alexandria Oct. 11, 1943 ; at Port 
Said Jan. 10, 1945 ; at Canton Feb. 1, 1946 ; at Hong 
Kong, temp., July 30, 1946 : For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class ten Nov. 13. 1946 : v.c at Shanghai Feb. 26, 1947 ; 
at Hamilton, Bermuda, Mar. 29, 1949 ; to the Dept. 
Dec. 2, 1949. 

Coulter, Eliot Brewster. — b. Austinburg, Ohio, May 
11. 1892 ; Princeton U., Litt.B. 1914 ; Harvard U., 
A.M. 1916 ; George Washington U., LL.B. 1931 ; bank- 
ing 1915-17 ; app. cons. asst. Sept. 4, 1917 ; v.c. at St. 
Nazaire Nov. 17, 1917 ; at Helsingfors Mar. 12, 1919 ; 
v.c. of career of class three and v.c. at Helsingfors May 
25, 1920 ; at London July 20, 1920 ; class two Nov. 17. 
1921 ; class one May 26, 1922 ; cons, of class seven 
Mar. 1, 1923 ; class six Dec. 19, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class seven July 1, 1924; resigned July 1925; 
banking 1925-26 ; app. drafting officer at .?3,000 in 
the Dept. of State Feb. 1. 1926 ; at $3,200 July 1, 
1928 ; at $3,300 Sept. 1, 1928 ; at $3,800 May 1, 1930 ; 
asst. chief. Visa Office, July 1, 1930 ; at $4,600 Dec. 
1, 1930 ; asst. chief. Visa Div., Jan. 1, 1931 ; at $4,800 
Nov. 16. 1938 : at $5,600 Sept. 1. 1940 ; at $6,500 (P-7) 
Dec. 16, 1941 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — VD. 

Courand, Claude William. — b. Castro ville, Tex., June 
28, 1902 ; high-sch. grad. ; Catholic U., B.A. 1923 ; U. 
of Tex. Law Sch. 1923-24 ; dept. mgr. for retail stores 
1924-38 ; owner of home appliance business 1988-40 ; 
v. pres. of trucking corp. 1940-42 ; asst. and special 
representative in U.S. Govt, agencies in Colombia, 
Ecuador, Peru, and Mexico, 1942-46 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer of class three, cons, of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Mar. 22, 1947 ; to the Dept. June 1, 1947 ; 
asst. cml. att. at Rio de Janeiro June 2, 1947 ; 1st 
sec. and cons, at Rio de Janeiro Aug. 23, 1947 ; to the 
Dept. Mar. 14, 1950 ; married. 

Courlander, Harold — b. Indianapolis, Ind., Sept. 18, 
1908 ; U. of Mich., A.B. 1931, grad. work 1932 ; Colum- 
bia U., grad. work 1939 ; Guggenheim fellow 1948 ; 
novelist and folklorist 1932-40 ; author ; historian, 
U.S. Army at Gura, Eritrea, 1942-43 ; writer and field 
rep., Office of War Information, 1943-45 ; app. policy 
information speoi.nlist, CAF-13. in the Dept. of State 
Dec. 11, 1946 ; regional editor Dec. 12, 1948 ; GS-13 
Oct. 30, 1949. — IBD. 

Courtenaye, Richard H. — b. Pomona, Calif., Mar. 27, 
1923; Glendale High Sch. grad.; U. of Calif., A.B. 
1943 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, 1st It., overseas ser. ; chief 
of broadcast dept., War Dept. 1946-47 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 



Ser. June 10, 1947 ; to the Dept. Aug. 3, 1947 ; v.c. at 
Barcelona Nov. 5, 1947 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Mexico 
City Sept. 7, 1948. 

Courtney, Raymond Finley. — b. Richview, 111., Oct. 
20, 1908; Central High Sch. (Tulsa, Okla.) grad.; 
Harvard U., A.B. 1929, M.B.A. 1932 ; U. of Paris 1929- 
30 ; teller, credit analyst, and special rep. for bank 
1933-35 ; asst. div. mgr. for chemical co. 1936-41 ; 
U.S. Navy 1941-46, comdr., overseas ser. ; app. admin, 
analyst, CAF-12, in the Dept. of State Nov. 12, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class four, cons, of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 15, 1947 ; to the Dept. Mar. 24, 
1947 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Sofia Oct. 7, 1947 ; 1st 
sec. at Sofia in addition to duties as cons. Sept. 21,^ 
1949 ; 2d sec. and cons, at London Feb. 9, 1950. 

Coville, Cabot. — b. Washington, D.C., Mar. 25. 1902 ; 
Central High Sch. grad. ; Cornell U., A.B. 1923 : app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass. May 28, 1926 ; v.c. Of career 
June 15, 1926 ; language officer at Tokyo Apr. 8, 1927 ; 
v.c. at Kobe Nov. 4, 1929 ; at Dairen, temp., Sept. 
19, 1930 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at Dairen 
Feb. 4, 1931 ; at Kobe May 25, 1931 ; at Tokyo Aug. 
12, 1931 ; at Harbin Jan. 25, 1932 ; For. Ser. officer 
at Tokyo Jan. 24, 1935 ; see. in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 
9, 1935 ; 3d sec. at Tokyo Feb. 16, 1935 ; class seven 
and 2d sec. at Tokyo Oct. 1, 1935 ; class six June 1, 
1937; to the Dept. Nov. 22, 1939; class five Aug. 1, 
1940 ; detailed as 2d sec. and cons, to the office of the 
high commr. of the Philippines Oct. 22, 1941 ; 2d sec. 
and cons, at Lima May 6, 1942 ; at Rio de Janeiro, 
temp., July 21, 1942 ; to the Dept. Aug. 27, 1942 ; class 
four Oct. 20, 1942 ; 1st sec. and cons, at London Feb. 
5, 1943 ; at Stockholm Apr. 20, 1944 ; 1st sec. and 
cons, at London Aug. 9, 1945 ; class three Aug. 13, 
1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. officer in office of U.S. pol. adviser to Su- 
preme Comdr. for Allied Powers, Tokyo, Dec. 27, 1946 ; 
1st sec. and cons, at Tokyo Dec. 27, 1948 ; married. 

Covins, Anthony A. — b. Bradford, Pa., May 29, 1913 r 
St. Bernard High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; mimeo- 
graph operator 1932-33, 1934-36 ; elk. 1933-34 ; app. 
elk. at $1,260 in the Dept. of State Oct. 9, 1936; at 
$1,440 Sept. 16, 1937; at $1,260 Apr. 16, 1938; at 
$1,440 Oct. 16, 1938 ; at $1,620 Oct. 19, 1939 ; at $1,800 
Nov. 16, 1940 ; at $2,000 May 16, 1942 ; admin, asst. 
at $2,900 July 1, 1943; at $3,200 (CAF-9) Sept. 7, 
1944 ; personnel technician, CAF-11, Nov. 27, 1945 ; 
act. admin, officer, Div. of For. Ser. Personnel, July 
16, 1946 ; admin, officer, CAF-12, Dec. 1, 1946 ; GS-12 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — FP. 

Cowan, Robert Thomas. — b. Bristol, Tenn., Mar. 30, 
1907 ; Bast Tenn. State Coll. 1923-24 ; King ColL 
1924-25 ; U. of Tex. Coll. of Mines 1927-28 ; app. elk. 
in the Am. consulate at Ciudad JuSrez Sept. 1, 1928 ; 
v.c. at Ciudad Jufirez Dec. 18, 1929 ; at San Luis 
Potosi Nov. 25, 1930 ; at Yarmouth Dec. 12, 1931 ; at 
Nantes Feb. 3, 1933 ; at Lyon Jan. 27, 1934 ; at Calais, 
temp., July 13, 1934 ; at Lyon Dec. 28, 1934 ; at Lille 
.Tan. 4, 1935 ; at Havre, temp., Aug. 17, 1936 ; at Port 
Said Nov. 18, 1936 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 6, 1938 ; 
v.c. at Port Said July 13, 1938; at Aden May 1, 
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Aug. 29, 1939; at Zurich Jau. 17, 1940; class eight 
July 16, 1943 ; v.c. at Casablanca Feb. C, 1945 ; cons. 
Apr. 6, 1945 ; cons, at Casablanca Apr. 17, 1945 ; class 
six May 16, 1945 ; to the Dept. Oct. 29, 1946 : For. Ser. 
officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; class three Apr. 21, 
1949; cons, at Ilaiiihur;,' May 12, 19-111 ; cons, fe'cii. May 
■27, 1949 ; cons. gen. at Hamburg June 8, 1949. — 
HICOG. 

Cowen, Myron Melvin. — b. Logan, Iowa, Jan. 25, 1898 ; 
Drake U.. LL.15. 1918; Salem Coll., LL.D. (hon.) 1946, 
U. of Melbourne 1949 ; mem. of bars of D.C. and Iowa ; 
private law practice 1919-20, 1933-48; commr., U.S. 
Court of Claims, 1926-33 ; app. A.E. and P .to Australia 
July 1, 1948 ; U.S. rep., Econ. Commn. for Asia and 
the Far East, 1948 ; A.E. and V. to the Philippines 
Mar. 1, 1949 ; chm., U.S. del.. Meeting of Econ. Commn. 
for Asia and Far East Comm. on Industry and Trade, 
Singapore, 1949 ; married. 

Cowles, Carroll William. — b. Toano, Va., Mar. 14 
1910 ; Toano High Sch. grad. ; George Washington U 
1931-39 ; elk., Dept. of Com., 1928-33 ; chief of admin 
accounts section, Fed. Home Loan Bank Bd., 1933-41 
admin, officer, Bd. of Econ. Warfare, 1941-42 ; app. v.c 
at Panama Nov. 14. 1942 ; at Brisbane Apr. 19, 1945 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten Nov. 13, 1946 
v.c. at Kobe Apr. 23, 1948 ; at Tampico Nov. 29, 1949 
married. 

Cowles, Leon LeRoy. — b. Ogden, Utah, July 24, 1906 ; 
Latter Day Saints' High Sch. grad. ; U. of Utah, 
A.B. 1929; U. of Southern Calif., M.A. 1934; Nat. U. 
of Mexico, summer 1934 ; U. of Calif., summer 1935 ; 
study in France 1925-27 ; elk. 1924 ; sec. of Latter Day 
Saints' Mission in France 1925-27 ; teacher in high 
sch. 1929-36 ; instr. in Fr. and Span., Santa Monica 
Jr. Coll., 1936-38 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 6, 1938 ; 
v.c. at Ciudad Juarez Apr. 12, 1938 ; For. Ser. Sch. 
June 7, 1939 ; v.c. at Barcelona Jan. 8, 1940 ; at Vigo 
Oct. 27, 1941 ; class eight July 16, 1943 ; class six May 
16, 1945; 3d sec. and v.c. at Oslo May 21, 1945; 2d 
sec. at Oslo in addition to duties as v.c. June 20, 1945 ; 
cons. Feb. 1, 1946 ; cons, at Oslo in addition to duties 
as 2d sec. Feb. 25, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class four 
Nov. 13. 1946 ; to the Dept. Sept. 8, 1947 : class three 
Apr. 21, 1949 ; 1st sec. and cons, at Madrid Feb. 6, 
1950 ; married. 

Cowles, Leonard Ruel. — b. New Haven, Conn., July 6, 
1915; Florida High Sch. (Tallahassee, Fla.) grad.; 
Yale U., A.B. 1937 : Columbia U. 1939-40 ; conductor 
of European tours for travel agency, summers 1936- 
38 ; teacher of history. Cathedral Choir Sch., 1937-39 ; 
assoc. information analyst. Office of Coordinator of 
Inter-Am. Affairs, 1941-42 ; U. S. Army 1942-46, 2d 
It., overseas ser. ; app. asst. chief of section, Div. of 
Public Liaison. Dept. of State. C.\F-9. Tnly 24, 1946: 
chief of section, CAF-11, Mar. 21, 1948 ; GS-11 Oct. 
30, 1949 ; married. — PL. 

Cox, Austin Bradner. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., June 1, 
1909; Ridgewood (N.J.) High Sch. grad.; Colgate U., 
A.B. 1931 ; dir. of industrial relations, chain restau- 
rants 1932-41, cement mfrs. 1941-46 ; U.S. Army 1942- 
45, maj., overseas ser.; pres. of coal corp. 1946-47; 



app. For. Ser. officer of class four, cons, of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Sept. 6, 1947 ; to the Dept. Oct. 
29, 1947 ; cons, at Zurich Feb. 20 1948 ; married. 

Cox, Charles Wesley. — b. Battle Creek, Mich., Nov. 
22, 1913 ; U. of Mich., A.B. 1936, M.A. 19.JS, grad. 
work 1938-41 ; instr., U. of Mich., 1938-41 ; U.S. 
Army 1941-46, maj., overseas ser. ; engineer consultant, 
War Dept., 1940-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class si.v and assigned to the Dept. Jan. 17, 1950 ; v.c. 
at Tabriz Mar. 3, 1950 ; married. 

Cox, Elmer. — b. Feb. 5, 1905 ; app. For Ser. Staff offi- 
cer of class six and assigned as information specialist, 
Operating Facilities Div., Office of Admin., at Niirn- 
berg Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Cox, F. Gardner, Jr. — b. Wilmington, Del., Feb. 5. 
1920 ; Princeton U., A.B. 1941 ; U.S. Navy 1942-40, 
overseas ser. ; regional specialist, OMGUS, 1949 ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class six and assigned as public 
affairs officer, progress and policy branch, at Frank- 
fort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; class five Mar. 5, 
1950. — HICOG. 

Cox, Henry B. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Oct. 15, 1916 ; 
U. of Heidelberg, summer 1936 ; Haverford Coll.. A.B. 
1938; U. of Pa., M.A. 1940; George Washington U., 
grad. work 1946-47 ; instr. in languages, Bridgewater 
Coll., 1939-40; Govt, service 1941-46; assoc. in Ger- 
man, George Washington U., 1948- ; app. intelligence 
officer, P-4, in the Dept. of State Oct. 1, 1946 ; evalu- 
ator, CAF-12, May 1, 1949 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; int. 
relations specialist Feb. 19, 1950 ; married. — GPA. 

Coyle, John Joseph. — b. Buffalo, N.Y., July 26, 1896 ; 
Central High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; U. of Madrid 
1923 ; Centro de Estudios Histfiricos, Madrid, 1924 ; 
with steel corp. 1915-16 ; elk. for railroad 1916-18 ; 
U.S. Army 1918 ; deputy collector, Bu. of Internal 
Revenue, 1919 ; accountant 1919-21 ; app. elk. in Am. 
consulate at Bilbao Jan. 1921 ; In Am. consulate gen. 
at Barcelona Apr. 1921 ; v.c. at Madrid May 16, 1922 ; 
at Bilbao Mar. 5, 1925 ; at Madrid July 9, 1925 ; at 
Seville, temp., Dec. 10, 1925 ; at Oporto Feb. 13, 1920 ; 
at Tenerife, temp., Dec. 13, 1926 ; at Funchal, temp., 
Jan. 3, 1927 ; at Las Palmas Feb. 12, 1927 ; at Nueva 
Gerona Mar. 23, 1928 ; at Guadeloupe, temp., June 10, 
1929 ; at Dakar Dec. 30, 1929 ; at Paris Sept. 28, 1931 ; 
at Bristol Nov. 25, 1932 ; at London Oct. 17, 1933 ; 
also att. at London Jan. 27, 1944 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class eight Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons. Dec. 23, 1940 ; 
cons, at London Jan. 31, 1947 ; class seven July 25, 
1948 ; married. 

Craig, Andrew D. — b. Washington Court House, Ohio, 
Nov. 30, 1916; Ohio State U., B.S. 1939; insur. sales- 
man 1939-40 ; elk., War Dept., 1941-42 ; U.S. Army 
1942-46, capt. ; with OMGUS 1946-49; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class five and assigned as resident 
officer, Office of Land Commr. for Wiirttemberg-Baden, 
at Stuttgart Oct. 16, 1949. — HICOG. 

Craig, Donald A. — b. Aug. 4, 1910 ; app. Information 
and editorial specialist, GS-12, in the Dept. of State 
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Craig, John Craig. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Feb. 18, 
1920; Classical High Sch. (Mass.) grad. ; Colgate U., 
A.B. 1942 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy, M.A. 
1947 ; U.S. Army 1943-45 ; app. For. Ser. officer of 
class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Sept. 6. 1947 : to the Dept. Sept. 29, 1947 : v.c. at 
Naples Nov. 17, 1947 ; at Stuttgart Mar. 10, 1949 ; at 
Naples June 29, 1949. 

Craig, Mary Margaret. — b. Freeport, Pa., Sept. 19, 
1901 ; high-sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; admin, asst., 
Veterans Admin., 1927-47 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class eight and assigned as admin, asst. at London 
Feb. 17, 1947. 

Craig, Thomas Robinson, Jr. — b. Clarksburg, W.Va., 
Mar. 5, 1923 ; Rutgers U., A.B. 1947 ; U.S. Army 1943- 
46, 1st It. ; with coal co. 1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
July 9, 1949 ; to the Dept. July 17, 1949 ; v.c. at Ham- 
burg Oct. 13, 1949.— HICOG. 

Craig, William Donal. — b. Chicago, 111., July 1, 1924 ; 
Santa Barbara (Calif.) High Sch. grad. ; Marmion 
Mil. Acad. grad. ; U.S. Naval Acad., B.S. 1945 ; U.S. 
Navy 1942-47, ens., overseas ser. ; office engineer for 
county surveyor dept. 1947-48; app. For. Ser. officer 
of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Feb. 12, 1948 ; to the Dept. Mar. 3, 1948 ; 3d sec. and 
v.c. at Habana Apr. 26, 1948; married. 

Crain, Earl Thomas.— b. Quincy, 111., Oct. 25, 1907 ; 
U. of 111., B.A. 1927 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen- 
eral at Habana Feb. 1, 1928 ; v.c. at Habana Nov. 5, 
1929 ; For. Ser. officer unclass.. v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at Habana Jan. 
2, 1932 ; at Matanzas May 10, 1932 ; at Port Limfin 
Aug. 16, 1932 ; 3d sec. at Managua June 21, 1933 ; also 
v.c. at Managua Aug. 5, 1933; v.c. and 3d sec. at 
Teheran Feb. 18, 1935 ; v.c. at Algiers June 1, 1937 ; 
class eight Mar. 16, 1939 ; 3d sec. at Madrid Apr. 17, 
1939 ; also v.c. at Madrid May 6, 1940 ; class seven 
Aug. 16, 1941 ; 2d sec. at Madrid in addition to duties 
as v.c. Dec. 9, 1941 ; to the Dept. Jan. 20, 1943 ; v.c. 
at Ciudad Juarez Apr. 7, 1943 ; class six July 16, 1944 ; 
cons. Aug. 12, 1944; cons, at Tijuana, temp., Dec. 11, 
1945 ; class five Dec. 17, 1945 ; 2d sec. and cons, at 
Santiago Jan. 18. 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class four 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Habana Apr. 20, 
1949 ; class three and 1st sec. at Habana in addition 
to duties as cons. Apr. 21, 1949 ; married. 

Cramer, Ernest J.^ — b. Augsburg, Germany, Jan. 28, 
1913 ; naturalized 1943 ; high sch. grad. ; sch. in Ger- 
many ; Miss. State Coll., 1941-42 ; Stanford U., 1943- 
44 ; farm mgr. 1939-41 ; supervisor of farm 1941-42 ; 
U.S. Army 1942-45, 2d It., overseas ser. ; research 
analyst, 1945-46, acting chief and chief of section and 
press reorientation officer 1946-48, OMGUS ; deputy 
chief editor of publication 1949 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class five and assigned as information and 
editorial specialist. Information Ser. Div., Office of 
Public Affairs, at Bad-Nauheim Oct. 16, 1949 ; class 
four Nov. 13, 1949.— HICOG. 

Crane, James Deegan. — b. St. Paul, Minn., June 12, 
1923 ; Biarritz Am. U., France, 1946 ; Georgetown U., 
B.S. (For. Ser.) 1947; Columbia U., grad. work 1947- 



48 ; U.S. Army 1943—46, overseas ser. ; admin, asst., 
OMGUS, 1946-47 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
thirteen and assigned to the Dept. Mar. 28, 1949 ; 
elk. at Vienna June 21, 1949 ; class eleven and v.c. 
at Vienna June 25, 1949. 

Crane, Ray Henry. — b. Herriman, Utah, July 10, 
1918 ; high-sch. grad. ; U. of Utah 1936-37 ; teacher 
of religion in Brazil 1938-41 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. 
and assigned to the Dept. Aug. 22, 1941 ; at Curitiba 
July 30, 1942 ; resigned Jan. 31, 1945 ; center mgr., 
War Food Admin., Jan.-Dec. 1945 ; app. elk. in the 
For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned as v.c. at Santos Oct. 
26, 1945 (canceled) ; v.c. at Sao Paulo Jan. 5, 1946; 
also admin, asst. at Sao Paulo July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class twelve and v.c. at Sao Paulo, Nov. 
13, 1946 ; at Santos, temp., Feb. 28, 1947 ; at Sao 
Paulo Mar. 15, 1947 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; class 
nine Sept. 7, 1947 ; v.c. at Tampico Aug. 5, 1949 ; class 
eight Aug. 7, 1949 ; at Habana Oct. 12, 1949 ; econ. 
officer at Habana in addition to duties as v.c. Jan. 19, 
1950 ; married. 

Crane, Vernon Pierce. — b. Holden, Mo., June 4, 1914 ; 
Brookfield High Sch. grad. ; Southern 111. Normal U., 
B.Ed. 1937 ; newspaper reporter 1936, 1943-44 ; admin, 
asst. for public relations, Nat. Youth Admin., 1937-43 ; 
news editor. Office of War Information, 1944-45 ; trans- 
ferred to the Dept. of State as news editor, CAF-11, 
Aug. 31, 1945 ; shift chief Mar. 4, 1946 ; CAF-12 May 
6, 1946; chief of Wireless Bulletin section, CAF-13, 
May 30, 1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — INF. 

Crawford, Douglas Melgord. — b. San Francisco, Calif., 
June 17, 1917 ; Burlingame High Sch. grad. ; Stanford 
U., B.A. 1939; U. of Calif., M.A. 1940; Nat. U. of 
Mexico 1941-42; Dept. of Agri. Grad. Sch. 1944-45; 
app. elk. in the For. Ser. and assigned to Mexico 
City Sept. 27, 1941 ; v.c. Oct. 2, 1942 ; economist, 
Dept. of Agri., 1944—46 ; special rep. in Nether- 
lands Indies 1946-47 ; app. For. Ser. Reserve officer 
of class five and assigned as att. at Manila Aug. 23, 
1947 ; alt. U.S. del., 1st sess.. Int. Rice Commn., 
Bangkok, 1949 ; class four June 12, 1949 ; to the Dept. 
Sept. 19, 1949 ; att. at Guatemala Mar. 16, 1950 ; 
married. 

Crawford, John E. — b. St. Paul, Minn., Feb. 27, 1916 
St. Patrick's (Eau Claire, Wis.) High Sch. grad. 
business-sch. grad. ; sec. to div. supt. of ry. co. 1935—41 
U.S. Navy 1942-46, overseas ser. ; agt., life insur. co., 
1946 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class fourteen and 
assigned to the Dept. Dec. 31, 1946 ; elk. at Moscow 
Jan. 7, 1947 ; class eleven and admin, asst. at Moscow 
May 2, 1948 ; class nine and gen. sers. officer at Rio 
de Janeiro Apr. 17, 1949 ; commendable ser. award Oct. 
12, 1949. 

Crawford, Johnson T. — b. Aug. 31, 1889 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class one and assigned as judge, 
U.S. High Commn. Courts, Court of Appeals, Niirnberg, 
Nov. 21, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Crawford, Joseph Forrest.- — b. Beirut, Lebanon, of 
Am. parents, Jan. 12, 1901 ; Beloit (Wis.) High Sch. 
grad. ; U. of Chicago, Ph.B. 1922 ; U. of Wis., B.S. 
1923 ; U. of Calif., Ph.D. 1931 ; instr.. Am. U. of Beirut, 
1923-27 ; agri. dir.. Near Bast Foundation, 1931-35 ; 



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prof, of biology and asst. dean, Robert Coll., Istanbul, 
1936-42 ; elk. in consulate gen. at Beirut, temp., July- 
Aug. 1942 ; app. agri. adviser in tbe For. Scr. Auxiliary 
and assigned at Cairo Nov. 24, 1942 ; resigned Aug. 16, 
1943 ; witli Iranian Govt. 1943^6 ; app. sr. econ. 
analyst in tlie For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at 
Tehran Jan. 7, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class five 
Nov. ].'{, 1946; att. at Baghdad Dec. 10, 1947; at 
Beirut Jan. 19, 1950 ; married. 

Crawford, Seth Turner. — b. Boston, Mass., May 31, 
1923 ; Harvard U., A.B. 1947 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, 
overseas scr. ; research analyst, Dept. of Army, 1947- 
49 : app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eleven and 
assigned to the Dept. Aug. 17, 1949 ; v.c. at Paris Sept. 
22, 1949. 

Crawford, William Avery. — b. New York, N.Y., Jan. 
14, 1915; Am. High Sch. (Paris) grad. ; Chateau de 
Bures (Seine-et-Oise, France) grad. ; Haverford Coll., 
B.A. 1936; U. of Madrid, summer 1936; I'Ecole 
Libre des Sciences Politiques 1936-38 ; production con- 
trol elk. in aircraft concern 1940 ; section mgr. in dept. 
store 1940-41 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941 ; v.c. 
at Habana Mar. 27, 1941 ; also 3d sec. at Habana Aug. 
13, 1942 ; to the Dept. July 21, 1944 ; 3d sec. and v.c. 
at Moscow Feb. 1, 1945 ; class eight May 19, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. olBcer of class five Nov. 13, 1946 ; 2d sec. 
at Moscow in addition to duties as v.c. Apr. 14, 1947 ; 
to the Dept. May 28, 1947 : class four and cons. Apr. 
21, 1949; detailed to Columbia U. for Russian lan- 
guage and area study Sept. 1949 ; married. 

Creed, Donald Robinson. — b. Denver, Colo., Jan. 26, 
1905; Webster Groves (Mo.) High Sch. grad.; Wash- 
ington U. 1922-23 ; stage mgr. 1928-33, property man 
1933-37, with motion picture producers ; sound engi- 
neer with broadcasting co. 1937^2 ; radio engineer. 
Office of War Information, 1943-45 ; transferred to the 
Dept. of State as radio engineer, P-5, Aug. 31. 1945 : 
station dir., P-6, Sept. 30, 1946 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1947 ; 
married. — IBD. 

Creel, Robert Calhoun. — b. Kansas City, Mo., Sept. 
25, 1913; Cambridge (Mass.) Latin Sch. grad.; Har- 
vard U., A.B. 1934, fellowship for travel in Europe 
1934-35, LL.B. 1938 ; legal assoc. with law firm 1938- 
41 ; U.S. Army 1941-46. It. col., overseas ser. ; chief 
couns. and dir. of Legal Div. and area dir. for Europe, 
Office of For. Liquidation Commr., 1946-47 ; resigned 
Sept. 12, 1947 ; app. For. Ser. officer of class four, v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 28, 1947 ; to 
the Dept. Sept. 13, 1947 ; 2d see. and cons, at Bucha- 
rest Oct. 16, 1947 ; at New Delhi Dec. 3, 1949. 

Crespi, Paul Leo. — b. Aurora, HI., July 23, 1916 ; U. 
of Calif., A.B. 1939 ; Princeton U., M.A. 1941, Ph.D. 
1942 ; instr. in psychology 1942-43, 1944-45, in 
physifs 1943-44, in biology 1944, asst. prof, in 
psychology 1945-48. Princeton U. : chief of branch, 
OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
three and assigned as chief of reactions analysis unit 
Office of Public Affairs, at Bad-Nauheim Oct. 16, 1949 ; 
married. — HICOG. 



Crilley, Albert Cyril. — b. Waynesboro, Pa., Jan. 26, 
1902 ; Eastern High Sch. (D.C.) grad. ; Georgetown U., 
B.S. (For. Ser.) 1926, grad. work 1927-28; Dept. of 
Com. 1926-30 ; app. asst. trade commr. at Panam& 
Sept. 1930 ; act. cml. att. at Panama July 1933 ; asst. 
trade commr. at Habana Doc. 1934 ; asst. cml. att. at 
Habana June 1, 1935 ; at Quito 1935-36 ; at Lima Aug. 
2, 1935 ; trade commr. at Buenos Aires 1937 ; European 
rep. of exporting firm 1937-40 ; district mgr. for 
P.R. and Virgin Islands, Dept. of Com., 1940-42 ; 
U.S. Navy 1942-45, comdr., overseas ser. ; del.. For. Ser. 
Officers' Conf., Habana, 1941 ; app. sr. econ. analyst in 
the For. Scr. Auxiliary and assigned to the Dept. Oct. 
24, 1945 ; act. asst. chief and act. chief, Div. of For. 
Reporting Sers., Dec. 17, 1945 ; asst. chief, P-7, Feb. 18, 
1946; act. chief Apr. 14. 1947: chief June 1. 1947: 
P-8 July 27, 1947 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — FR. 

Crimmins, John Hugfh. — b. Worcester, Mass., Nov. 26, 

1919 ; Boston Eng. High Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., A.B. 
1941 ; U.S. Army 1941-46, It. col., overseas ser. ; app. 
intelligence officer. Special Projects Staff, Dept. of 
State, at $5,180, Mar. 1, 1946 ; asst. pol. intelligence 
officer. P-5. June 16. 1946; intelligonce officer. P-6. 
Nov. 2, 1947 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — R/SPS. 

Crocker, Edward Savage, 2d.- — b. Fitchburg, Mass., 
Dec. 20, 1895 ; St. Mark's Sch. ; Princeton U., A.B. 

1920 ; Columbia U. Law Sch. 1921-22 ; U.S. Navy 1917- 
19, ens. ; in paper manufactory 1921 ; app. sec. of emb. 
or leg. of class four and assigned to the Dept. Sept. 22, 
1922 ; 3d sec. at San Salvador Mar. 20, 1923 ; at War- 
saw Jan. 7, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class eight July 
1, 1924; 3d sec. at Rome Apr. 10, 1925; class seven 
Aug. 31, 1925 ; 3d sec. at Budapest Dec. 13, 1926 ; at 
Stockholm May 17, 1929 ; 2d sec. at Stockholm Oct. 19, 
1929 ; class six Dec. 19, 1929 ; 2d sec. at Tokyo Nov. 13, 
1933 ; class five Oct. 1, 1935 ; cons. Dec. 1, 1937 ; class 
four June 16, 1938 ; 1st sec. at Tokyo June 24, 1938- 
Dec. 7, 1941 ; class three Aug. 16, 1941 ; to the Dept. 
June 3, 1942 ; 1st sec. at Lisbon Nov. 23, 1942 ; also 
cons, at Lisbon Jan. 19, 1943 ; couns. of leg. at Lisbon 
Feb. 22, 1944 ; couns. of emb. at Lisbon June 20. 1944 ; 
class two May 16, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class two 
Nov. 13. 1946 ; couns. of emb. at Warsaw Apr. 11, 1947 ; 
class one Apr. 14, 1948 ; cons. gen. May 22, 1948 ; A. B. 
and P. to Iraq Sept. 28, 1948 ; married. 

Crocker, Ernest Osborne. — b. Montevideo, Uruguay,. 
May 10, 1916, of Am. parents ; sch. in Uruguay ; U. of 
Montevideo 1933-34 ; with importing firm 1935, pack- 
ing plant 1936 ; asst. storekeeper for cement plant ' 
1937 ; mgr., U.S. Chamber of Com. in ^Montevideo, 
1938-41 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and as- 
signed at Montevideo Aug. 11, 1941 ; at Buenos Aires, 
temp., Dec. 7, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
fourteen Nov. 13, 1946 ; econ. asst. and For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class twelve Feb. 23, 1947 ; econ. analyst and 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten Feb. 8, 1948 : asst. 
att. at Asuncion May 6, 1948 ; class nine Sept. 18, 
1949 ; married. 

Crockett, Kennedy McCampbell. — b. Kingsville, Tex., 
Jan. 18, 1920 ; high-sch. grad. ; N. Tex. Agri. Coll. 1937- 
39 ; U. of Tex. 1939-40, 1941^2 ; utility co. employee 
1942-43 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Nuevo Laredo 
June 3, 1943 ; v.c. at Nuevo Laredo Apr. 11, 1944 ; at 



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Tegucigalpa Mar. 26, 1946 ; at Puerto Cortgs, temp., 
May 21, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; class nine 
Feb. 8, 1948 ; v.c. at Mexico City May 7, 1948 ; class 
eight Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. 

Cromie, Leonard James. — b. New Haven, Conn., Feb. 
2, 1912 ; New Haven High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. 
grad. ; Geneva Sch. of Int. Studies, summer 1931 ; 
Yale U., B.A. 1932 ; I'Ecole Libre des Sciences Poli- 
tiques, Paris, diplome 1934 ; lecturer and exec, sec, In- 
tercollegiate Council, 1934-36 ; asst. sec. Int. Chamber 
of Com., Paris, 1937-39; For. Ser. elk., June-July 
1940 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec in the Diplo. Ser. July 12, 1940 ; v.c. at Mont- 
real July 22, 1940 ; to the Dept. Aug. 15, 1941 (For. 
Ser. Sch. Nov. 3-Dec. 6, 1941) ; v.c. at L6opoldville and 
for Fr. Equatorial Africa and Cameroons (Fr. man- 
date) Dec. 3, 1941 ; relieved of duties for Fr. Equa- 
torial Africa and Cameroons (Fr. mandate) June 8, 
1942 ; v.c. at Istanbul Dec 8, 1943 ; 3d sec. and v.c 
at Athens Oct. 21, 1944; class eight Mar. 1, 1945; 
class seven May 19, 1946 ; 2d sec at Athens in addition 
to duties as v.c. July 11, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
five Nov. 13, 1946 ; class four May 15, 1947 ; cons. 
July 21, 1947 ; cons, at Athens in addition to duties 
as 2d sec Aug. 6, 1947; to the Dept. Sept. 22, 1947; 
asst. chief, Div. of Greek, Turkish, and Iranian Af- 
fairs, Sept. 18, 1949 ; officer in charge of Greek affairs 
Oct. 3, 1949. — GTI. 

Cronthall, Victor G.— b. May 28, 1916 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class four and assigned as business 
economist, Decartelization and Deconcentration Div., 
Office of Gen. Counsel, at Wiesbaden Oct. 16, 1949 ; 
cultural affairs adviser. Public Affairs Div., Office of 
Land Commr. for Hesse, at Wiesbaden Mar. 19, 1950 ; 
married.— HICOG. 

Crook, Samuel Linton. — b. Anniston, Ala., Nov. 10, 
1901 ; Ala. Presbyterian Coll. ; Marion Mil. Inst. ; TJ. of 
Ala. 5 yrs. ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. at Milan 
May 1, 1925 ; v.c. at Milan Nov. 22, 1927 ; at Lucerne, 
temp., June 8, 1929 ; at Milan Oct. 17, 1929 ; at Penang 
June 20, 1931 ; at Santo Domingo Nov. 12, 1934 ; at 
Palermo Dec 8, 1937 ; at Marseille Mar. 13, 1941-Nov. 
8, 1942 ; to the Dept. Feb. 18, 1944 ; v.c. at Foynes Apr. 
6. 1944 ; office of U.S. rep., Advisory Council for Italy, 
Sept. 25, 1944 ; at Rome Jan. 8, 1945 ; also admin, 
officer at Rome Apr. 21, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class nine and v.c at Rome Nov. 13, 1946 ; at Managua 
Sept. 16, 1947 ; class eight Oct. 5, 1947 ; cons. Feb. 12, 
1948 ; cons, at Managua Feb. 23, 1948 ; at Vienna Oct. 
15, 1948 ; at Hamburg Jan. 24, 1947. — HICOG. 

Crooks, Bruce Ronald. — b. New York, N.Y., Oct. 13, 
1918 ; Glen Ridge High Sch. grad. ; Brown U., A.B. 
1940 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy 1940 ; edi- 
torial asst. in insur. co. 1941—42 ; app. divisional asst. 
at $2,000 in the Dept. of State Feb. 2, 1942 ; at $2,600 
June 16, 1942 ; at .$3,200 Dec 1, 1942 ; resigned May 
24, 1943 to enter the armed sers. ; U.S. Army 1943- 
1945, overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 25, 1946 ; to 
the Dept. Sept. 11, 1946 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Kabul Oct. 
22, 1946; For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946; 



class five and 2d sec at Kabul in addition to duties 
as v.c. Apr. 14, 1948 ; at Tehran June 24, 1949 ; v.c at 
Meshed Feb. 28, 1950. 

Crosby, Ben G. — b. Kirkwood, Mo., Sept. 17, 1909 ; 
high-sch. grad. ; U. of Ky., B.S. 1931 ; engineer for 
Ky. state highway dept. 1931-35 ; mgr. of tobacco 
firm 1935-40 ; U.S. Army 1940-46, col., overseas ser. ; 
app. dir. of Public Information Div., Office of For. 
Liquidation, Dept. of State, CAF-15, Oct. 29. 1946; 
asst. chief, Div. of Public Liaison, CAF-14. Nov. 30, 
1947 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — PL. 

Crosby, Oliver Sexmith. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Apr. 
27, 1920 ; William Penn Charter High Sch. grad. ; 
U. of Pa., A.B. 1947 ; Sch. of Advanced Int. Studies, 
A.M. 1947 ; U.S. Navy 1942—46, It., overseas ser. ; app. 
For Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. June 10, 1947 ; to the Dept. July 1. 
1947 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Athens Aug. 20, 1947 : 
married. 

Crosby, Richard. — b. Danvers, Mass., June 13, 1915 ; 
Dartmouth Coll., B.A. 1936 ; instr. in private high 
schs. 1936-37 and 1940-42, in Am. U. (Beirut) 1937- 
40, Bates Coll. 1946-47 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, It. col., 
overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine 
and assigned to the Dept. Aug. 11, 1947 ; v.c. at Jeru- 
salem Oct. 29, 1947. 

Cross, Cecil Merne Putnam. — b. Rangoon, India, of 
Am. parents, Nov. 2, 1S91 : Hope St. High Sch. (Provi- 
dence, R.I.) : Brown U., A.B. and A.M. 1915; U. of 
Chicago, Ph.D. 1922 ; elk.. War Dept., 1918-19 ; app. 
v.c. of career of class three Sept. 27, 1919 ; v.c. at 
Palermo Dec. 9, 1919 ; at Naples Apr. 17, 1920 ; cons 
of class seven June 2, 1920 ; cons, at Aden Nov. 30. 
1921 ; at Lourengo Marques July 7, 1922 ; class six 
Mar. 1, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven July 
1, 1924; class six Feb. 24, 1925; cons, at Port Eliza- 
beth Apr. 10, 1925 ; at Capetown May 15, 1925 ; class 
five May 23, 1929 ; cons, at Barcelona June 25, 1932 ; 
at Paris June 21, 1935 ; also dist. accounting and dis- 
bursing officer at Paris July 16, 1935 ; class four Oct. 
1, 1935 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 17, 1937 ; class 
three Jan. 3, 1938; 1st sec at Paris in addition to 
duties as cons, and dist. accounting and disbursing 
officer Feb. 14, 1940 ; class two Aug. 1. 1940 ; to the 
Dept. Dec. 20, 1940 ; cons. gen. Mar. 20, 1941 ; cons, 
gen. at Sao Paulo Mar. 21, 1941 ; class one May 16. 
1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class one Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons, 
gen. at Montreal July 1, 1949 ; married. 

Cross, Charles Tenney. — b. Peiping, China, of Am. 
parents. May 4, 1922 ; Carleton Coll., B.A. 1947 ; 
Yale U., M.A. 1949 ; U.S.M.C. 1942-46, 1st It., overseas 
ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine and as- 
signed as asst. public affairs officer at Taipei June 15, 
1949 ; asst. att. at Djakarta Feb. 15, 1950 ; married. 

Cross, John Storrs. — b. Birmingham, Ala., Sept. 18, 
1904 ; Marion Mil. Inst. grad. ; Ala. Polytech. Inst., 
B.S.E.E. 1923 ; electrical engineer with auto mfg. eo. 
1923-24 ; salesman for investment firm 1925-26 ; con- 
struction supt. for retail store 1927 ; survey chief, 
Mich. State Highway Dept., 1927-30 ; columnist for 
news syndicate 1931 ; assoc. engineer, engineer, sr. 



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engineer, asst. chief of engineers, Dept. of the Interior, 
1932-41 ; mem. Interdept. Radio Advisory Commn., 
1936-41 ; mem. Defense Communications Bd., 1941 ; 
U.S. Navy 1942-4(!, capt., overseas ser. ; npp. asst. 
chief, Telecommunications Div., Dept. of State, P-7, 
Sept. 9, 1946 ; chm., U.S. del.. Int. Meeting on Marine 
Radio Aids to Navigation, New York and New London, 
Conn., 1047; chm., U.S. del., Special Admin. Conf. on 
Standard Loran, Geneva, 1949; GS-14 Oct. 30. 1949; 
married. — TD. 

Crouch, Edward Calhoun. — b. Washington, D.C., Sept. 
1, 1911 ; St. Albans Prep. Sch. grad. : George Wash- 
ington, U., AB., 1936, Law Sch. 1936-38; asst. regional 
dir.. Social Security Admin., 1936-47 ; U.S. Navy 1943- 
46, it. comdr. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class four 
and assiffned to the Dept. May 5, 1947 ; att. at Bogota 
May 19, 1947 ; class two and deputy chief of section, 
Office of Admin., at Frankfort on the Main Jan. 24, 
1950; married.— HICOG. 

Crowe, Mildred Cunningham (Mrs.) — b. St. Louis, Mo. ; 
Soldan lligli Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; elk., Dept. 
of State, 1917-20 ; office mgr. for pol. comm. 1923-36 ; 
admiu. asst.. Office of Govt. Reports and Office of War 
Information, 1938-42 ; app. divisional asst. at $2,600 
in the Dept. of State Dec. 18, 1942 ; at $2,700 Jan. 1, 
1943 ; at $2,800 July 1, 1944 ; at $3,200 Oct. 1, 1944 ; 
at $3,640 July 1, 1945; for. affairs officer, P-4, May 
30, 1948; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— VD. 

Crowe, Smith Nelson, Jr_ — b. Richmond, Ind., Sept. 
12, 1918 ; U. of Mo., A.B. 1941 ; LL.B. 1943 ; mem. 
of bar of Mo. ; law elk. 1943-44 ; private law practice 
1944-45 ; asst. atty. gen.. State of Mo., 1945-46, 1948- 
49 ; defense counsel, Minor War Claims, Japan, 1946— 
47 ; counsel, prosecution section, Major War Crimes 
Trial, Japan ; app. atty. -adviser, P-4, in the Dept. of 
State June 27, 1949 ; GS-ll Oct. 30, 1949. — L. 

Crowell, Thomas J. — b. Jersey City, N.J., June 14, 
1903 ; high sch. grad. ; supervisor of dept. 1927-34, 
machine room foreman 1934-39, for publishing cos. ; 
owner of printing co. 1939-42 ; chief of printing and 
paper, War Dept., 1942-45 ; paper coordinator, OMGUS. 
1945—49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class two and 
assigned as operations and paper coordinator, Infor- 
mation Sers. Div., Office of Public Affairs, at Munich 
Oct. 16, 1949.— HICOG. 

Crowl, Richard Bernard. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Mar. 25, 
1908 ; Rutgers U., Litt.B. 1930 ; elk. with mfg. co. 
1930-37 ; cashier for express co. 1937-41 ; cml. spe- 
cialist, Treas. Dept., 1941-46; U.S. Army 1942-46, 
oversc.Ts ser. ; asst. chief of branch, UNRRA, 1946—48; 
app. divisional asst., P-5 in the Dept. of State Feb. 
7, 1949 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949.— MN. 

Crowley, Edwin Daniel. — b. Williamsburg, Va., Jan. 
7, 1923; West Carthage (N.Y.) High School grad.; 
Georgetown U., B.S. (For. Ser.) 1943; U.S. Army 
1942-46 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 14, 1946 ; to the Dept. 
July 1, 1946 ; v.c. at Strasbourg July 19, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 : v.c. at Marseille 
June 3, 1947 ; at Nice, temp., June 26, 1948 ; at Mar- 
seille July 10, 1948 ; at Godthaab Aug. 30, 1948 ; class 
five Apr. 21, 1949. 



Crown, Marion Hawkins. — b. Feb. 28, 1907 ; app. elk. 
In Am. emb. at Rio de Janeiro Aug. 7, 1941 ; For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class fifteen Nov. 13, 1940; class thir- 
teen Aug. 24, 1947 ; class twelve Apr. 18, 1948 ; class 
.'^evcn and passport and citizenship officer at Rio de 
Janeiro Dec. 25, 1949. 

Crozton, Hardy Wlnburn. — b. Harlan, Ky., Feb. 8, 
1920; Monticello High Sch. (Ark.) grad.; U. of Rich- 
mond, B.A. 1943; George Washington U., LL.B. 1947; 
asst. supt. of U.S. Senate radio gallery 1944—17 ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class eleven and assigned to 
the Dept. Nov. 24. 1947: v.c. at Brussels Dec. 10, 
1947 ; class nine and asst. att. and econ. officer at 
Brussels Apr. 3, 1949 ; v.c. at Brussels Jan. 20, 1950. 

Cruit, Adelaide G. (Mrs.) — b. Cincinnati, Ohio ; West- 
ern High Sch. (D.C.) grad. ; business sch. ; Nat. Sch. 
of Fine and Applied Arts; elk., State of Calif., 1934- 
35 ; unit supervisor. Farm Security Admin., 1936-42 ; 
asst. chief of div.. For. Econ. Admin., 1943-45 ; trans- 
ferred to the Dept. of State as admin, officer, CAF-11, 
Oct. 20. 1945 : chief of spotion. Div. of For. Sr-r. Admin.. 
Sept. 22, 1946; CAF-12 Feb. 20, 1949; GS-12 Oct. 
30, 1949.— FP. 

Crume, John B. — b. Louisville, Ky., July 23, 1920 ; 
St. Xavier High Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., A.B. 1942 ; 
U.S. Army 1942-45, overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. July 19, 1946; to the Dept. Aug. 7, 1946; 3d 
sec. and v.c. at Tehran Sept. 9, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; class five and 2d sec. at 
Tehran in addition to duties as v.c. Apr. 14. 1948; 
2d sec. and v.c. at Tokyo Nov. 29, 1949 ; married. 

Crutcher, Leon. — b. Coke County, Tex., Sept. 18, 1915 ; 
Loraine High Sch. grad. ; Tex. Tech. Coll., A.B. 1937 ; 
La. State U., A.M. 1939; Syracuse U. 1939-40; field 
asst.. Social Security Bd., 1940-41 ; admin, analyst, 
Nat. Youth Admin., 1941-42 ; admin, management 
specialist, Office of Price Admin. 1942-43, Office of 
the Housing Expediter 1946-47 ; U.S. Army 194.3-46, 
overseas ser. ; app. admin, analyst, CAF-12, in the 
Dept. of State Sept. 9, 1947 ; org. and methods ex- 
aminer, CAF-13, June 4, 1948; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949; 
married. — OD. 

Culbertson, Paul Trauger. — b. Greensburg, Pa., Apr. 
11, 1897; Western High Sch. (D.C.) ; Yale U., Ph.B. 
1923 ; George Washington U., LL.B. ; mem. of bar of 
D.C. ; U.S. Army 1917-19, overseas ser. ; Dept. of 
Com. 1920 ; jr. accountant, summer 1921 ; elk. in Am. 
consulate at Paris July-Oct. 1922 ; app. drafting officer 
at $2,500 in the Dept. of State July 3, 1923 ; at $2,800 
July 1, 1924 ; at $3,000 June 16, 1926 ; at $3,200 July 
1. 1928 : at $3,300 July 1, 1928 ; at $3,800 Oct. 1, 1928 ; 
at $4,600 Oct. 1, 1929 ; divisional asst. at $5,600 July 
1, 1930; asst. chief, Div. of Western European Affairs, 
at $6,500 Jan. 28, 1932, Div. of European Affairs June 
16, 1937; at $7,000 Juae 1, 1939; mem. of diplo. mis- 
sion, Portuguese Imperial Week Celebration, Lisbon, 
1940 ; at $7,250 Jan. 1, 1942 ; U.S. rep., econ. mission 
to Fr. N. Africa, 1942 ; chief, Div. of Western European 
Affairs, Jan. 15, 1944; at $8,000 (P-8) June 16, 1944; 
For. Ser. officer of class one and sec. in the Diplo. 



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Ser. Feb. 18, 1947 ; to the Dept. Mar. 9, 1947 ; 1st sec. 
at Madrid Apr. 15, 1947 ; couns. of emb. at Madrid 
May 30, 1948 ; married. 

Cullen, John. — b. Syracuse, N.Y., Sept. 14, 1919 ; 
Syracuse U. 1941 ; Clarkson Coll. of Tech. ; foreman 
for construction co. 1942 ; U.S. Army 1942-47, capt. ; 
chief of div.. War Dept., 1947-48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
oflBcer of class six and assigned as airport admin., 
Civil Aviation Div., Office of Pol. Affairs, at Wiesbaden 
Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Cullen, Virginia I. — b. Pittsburgh, Pa., Aug. 17, 1914 ; 
Schenley High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; secre- 
tary 1933; stenog. and typist. Govt, depts., 1934-36; 
app. elk. at $1,440 in the Dept. of State June 16, 1936 ; 
at ?1,620 Apr. 16, 1937 ; at 31,680 Apr. 16, 1939 ; at 
$1,800 Dec. 16, 1940 ; at $2,000 May 16, 1942 ; admin, 
asst. at $2,600 Aug. 16, 1943 ; transferred to the Office 
of For. Econ. Admin. Sept. 30, 1943 ; app. divisional 
asst. at $2,600 in the Dept. of State Feb. 7, 1944 ; 
admin, asst. at Berlin Nov. 20, 1944 (canceled) ; staff 
of U.S. political adviser on German affairs. Supreme 
Headquarters, A.E.F., Nov. 20, 1944; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven June 

15, 1947 ; class nine April 18, 1948 ; to the Dept. 
Nov. 20, 1948. 

Culley, Perry Hager. — b. Los Angeles, Calif., Dec. 19, 
1918 ; Pasadena High Sch. grad. ; tutors in French 
and Italian ; George Washington U. 1938-39 : George- 
town U. Sch. of For. Ser. 1939-40 ; news editor, Office 
of War Information, 1941-42 ; with news service May- 
Nov. 1942 ; radio correspondent 1942-45 ; with Am. 
Field Service in Africa and Italy 1943-44 ; news editor 
for broadcasting co. 1945 ; app. information officer in 
the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Paris Aug. 25, 
1945 ; admin, officer at Paris Oct. 18, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class eight Nov. 13, 1946 ; asst. press 
officer at Paris Oct. 16, 1947 ; asst. att. at Montevideo 
Sept. 9, 1949; married. 

Culp, Adelaide M. — b. Jan. 8, 1904 ; app. elk. in the 
For. Ser. and assigned to the Dept. Dec. 1, 1943 ; elk. 
at Madrid Mar. 1, 1944 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
fourteen Nov. 13, 1946 ; class thirteen Sept. 21. 1947 ; 
class twelve and mail and records supervisor at Madrid 
Aug. 8, 1948. 

Culpepper, Jane Arthur, — b. Port Arthur, Tex., Mar. 

16, 1921 ; U. High Sch. ;' La. State U. 1938-40 ; elk. 
for public utility co. 1940-42 ; chief of section 1942-44, 
payroll and personnel officer 1946—48, Dept. of Army ; 
payroll elk., Dept. of Com.. 1944-45; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class ten and assigned as chief of pay- 
roll at Seoul Jan. 1, 1949. 

Cummans, William Walter. — b. New Start, Ohio, 
June 23, 1887 ; private tutors ; business sch. ; Ohio 
Northern U. 1907-9 ; accountancy-sch. grad. ; teacher 
in public sch. 1907-13 ; elk., War Dept. 1918-20, Gen. 
Land Office 1920-23 ; public accounting 1923-24 ; elk., 
Navy Dept., 1924-25 : app. elk. at $1,320 in the Dept. 
of State May 1, 1925 ; at $1,500 Mar. 16, 1926 ; at 
$1,620 July 1, 1928 ; at $1,680 July 1, 1928 ; at $1,800 
July 2, 1930; at $1,800 Aug. 1, 1936; at $1,920 Apr. 
16, 1939 ; at $2,000 July 1, 1941 ; at $2,100 Jan. 1, 



1943 ; head of code unit, telegraph section, Div. of 
Communications and Records, at $2,900 Mar. 16, 1944 ; 
at $3,310 July 1, 1945 ; at $3,420 July 1, 1945 ; chief of 
telegraph section at $4,300 (CAF-11) July 12, 1945; 
chief of code center Apr. 7, 1946 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
married. — DC. 

Gumming, Hugh Smith, Jr. — b. Richmond, Va., Mar. 
10, 1900 ; private sch. in Japan ; Western High Sch. 
(D.C.) grad. ; Va. Mil. Inst. 1917-20 ; U. of Va. 1920- 
21, Law Sch. 1921-24 ; mem. of bar of Va. ; U.S. Army 
1918 ; asst. purser, summer 1921 ; park ranger, sum- 
mer 1923 ; with int. banking firms in London, Bom- 
bay, Singapore, and Peking 1924-27 ; elk. in Am. leg. 
at Peking Aug. 1927-Feb. 1928 ; app. drafting officer 
and tech. adviser at $2,400 in the Dept. of State 
June 21, 1928 ; at $2,600 July 1, 1928; at $3,200 May 
1, 1930; at $3,800 Dec. 1, 1930; at $4,600 Dec. 24, 
1931 ; exec. asst. to the sec. of state at $5,600 Mar. 14, 
1934 ; detailed to Geneva to assist cons, in connection 
with Italo-Ethiopian affairs 1936 ; divisional asst. June 
12, 1936 ; consultation with Am. legs, at Oslo, Stock- 
holm, Helsinki, Copenhagen, and The Hague 1939 ; 
mem.. Exec. Committee, U.S. Antarctic Ser., 1939-43 ; 
at $5,800 June 16, 1940 ; on special mission to Green- 
land Mar.-June 1941 ; asst. chief, Div. of European 
Aflfairs, at $6,500 Feb. 16, 1942 ; U.S. del., Int. Whaling 
Conf., London, 1943 ; special mission to London 1943 ; 
rep. of the Dept. of State, Anglo-Swedish-Am. Jt. 
Standing Commn., 1944-45 ; chief, Div. of Northern 
European Affairs, Jan. 15, 1944; at $8,000 (P-8) 
June 16, 1944 ; exec, officer, Office of European Affairs, 
Aug. 25, 1944-Aug. 21, 1945 ; act. exec, officer. Office 
of the Asst. Sec. of State, Aug. 22, 1945 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class one, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 19, 
1947 ; to the Dept. July 7, 1947 ; couns. of emb. at 
Stockholm July 15, 1947 ; married. 

Cummins, Sidney Stanley. — b. New York, N.Y., Oct. 5, 
1912 ; Boys High Sch. grad. ; N.Y.U., B.S. 1934 ; 
theater and office mgr. in motion picture distribu- 
tion and exhibition firm 1934-41 ; with Office of Lend- 
Lease Admin. 1941-43 ; U.S. Navy 1943-45, overseas 
ser. ; transferred to the Dept. of State as fiscal ac- 
countant, CAF-9, Oct. 20, 1945 ; management analyst, 
CAF-11, May 5, 1946 ; budget analyst Jan. 26, 1947 ; 
org. and methods examiner, CAF-12, May 16, 1948 ; 
GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— UNI. 

Cunningham, Frederick John. — b. East Boston, Mass., 
July 6, 1898 ; East Boston High Sch. grad. ; U.S.N.A. 
grad. 1919 ; U.S. Navy 1919-29 ; salesman with In- 
vestment CO. 1931-32 ; entered Bu. of For. and Dom. 
Com. Sept. 18, 1934 ; asst. trade commr. at Johannes- 
burg, Jan. 16, 1936 ; For. Ser. officer of class eight 
July 1. 1939 ; to the Dept. Aug. 18, 1939 ; v.c. of career 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 10, 1939 ; v.c. at S.ao 
Paulo Nov. 27, 1939 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at Rio de Janeiro 
Mar. 3, 1941 ; class seven Feb. 1, 1942 ; 2d sec. at Rio 
de Janeiro in addition to duties as v.c. Mar. 11, 1942 ; 
2d sec. and v.c. at Asunci6n Aug. 3, 1942 ; class six 
Aug. 13, 1945 ; asst. cml. att. at Stockholm Apr. 1, 
1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
cons. Aug. 11, 1948 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Stockholm 
Aug. 23, 1948; at San Jos€ Nov. 17, 1948; married. 



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Cunningham, Harry Francis, Jr. — b. Washington, 
D.C.. Nov. 1, 1912; Swavely Sch. grad. ; U. of Nebr., 
A.B. 1933, grad. work 1933-34 ; Graz U., Graz, Austria, 
summer 1936 ; Konsularakademie, Vienna, 193G-37 ; 
Institut de Toiiraine, Tours, France, summer 1937 : 
mech. draftsman 193.'j-3G ; app. For. Ser. officer un- 
class., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 6, 
1938 : v.c. at Budapest Apr. 11, 1938 ; For. Ser. Sch. 
June 9, 1939; v.c. at Vigo Jan. 8, 1940; at Berlin 
Apr. 26, 1940 ; also 3d see. at Berlin Nov. 16. 1940 ; 
relieved of duties as v.c. July 15, 1941 ; 3d sec. and 
v.c. at Stockholm Dec. 9, 1941 (canceled) ; at Stock- 
holm May 14, 1942 ; class eight July 16, 1943 ; 3d sec. 
and v.c. at Oslo Mar. 28, 1945 ; class seven May 16, 
1945 ; 2d sec. at Oslo in addition to duties as v.c. June 
20, 1945 ; class six May 19, 1946 ; to the Dept. June 
11, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
cons. Aug. 18, 1948 ; cons, at Saigon Sept. 1, 1948 ; 
also 2d sec. at Saigon Mar. 7, 1950 ; married. 

Cunningham, James C. — b. Red House, W.Va., June 

6. 1903 : U. of W.Va., B.S. 1026 ; Mass. Inst, of Tech., 
M.S. 1928 ; student engineer, asst. engineer, with elec- 
tric CO., 1926-32 ; instr., Mass. Inst, of Tech., 1932-33 ; 
plant supt. 1932-35, staff engineer 1935^2, with mfg. 
firms; U.S. Army 1942-47, col., overseas ser.; chief 
of branch, OMGUS, 1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class two and assigned as production specialist 
(EGA), Industry Div., Office of Econ. Affairs, at Frank- 
fort on the Main Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Cunningham, Robert H. — b. Lowellville, Ohio, Jan. 
10, 1920 ; Ohio U.. A.B. 1948 ; with newspaper and in 
public relations work 1937-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-47, 
maj.. overseas ser. ; deput.v chief of div., OMGUS, 
1947—48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class two and 
assigned as intelligence officer, Land Commn. for Hesse, 
at Wiesbaden Oct. 16, 1950 ; married. — HICOG. 

Cunningham, Robert Roy. — b. Columbus, Ohio, Dec. 

7, 1902 ; high-sch. grad. ; Ohio State U., B.S. 1926 ; 
accounting and auditing 1926-38 ; app. elk. in Am. 
emb. at Paris and deputy asst. disbursing officer Oct. 
29, 1938 ; at Barcelona, temp., July 1, 1931 ; elk. at 
Vichy Oct. 1, 1941 ; asst. special disbursing officer at 
Vichy Jan. 22-Nov. 8, 1942 ; to the Dept. Feb. 18, 1944 ; 
v.c. and special disbursing agt. at Algiers May 4, 1944 ; 
at Paris Sept. 1, 1944 ; at Bern Mar. 31, 1945 ; For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class ten Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eight 
Feb. 23, 1947 ; v.c. and special disbursing agt. at 
Rome Apr. 3, 1947 ; class seven Sept. 21, 1947 ; 
class six and att. at Rome in addition to duties as 
v.c. Apr. 4, 1948 ; class five June 26, 1949 ; v.e. and att. 
at Paris Oct. 13, 1949; married. 

Cuomo, Anthony. — h. Detroit, Mich., Dec. 5, 1915 ; 
U. of Mich., A.B. 1938 ; Wayne U. 1939 ; with trailer 
CO. 1939-41 ; U.S. Army 1941-45, overseas ser. ; app. 
elk. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Naples 
Nov. 20, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class thirteen 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; v. c. at Naples Mur. 6. 1948 : class nine 
Mar. 7, 1948 ; class seven July 10, 1949 ; married. 

Cupps, Halhert Thompson. — b. Butler, Pa., Jan. 4, 
1916 ; John A. Gibson High Sch. grad. ; installer of 
telephone equipment 1937-38 ; personnel elk. for steel 



nifg. CO. 1939-40 ; chief operator in communications 
div. of air-line corp. 1940-42 ; control engineer for 
broadcasting co. 1942-43 ; electronics supervisor for 
mfg. corp. 1943-45 ; app. sr. transmitter operator, P-4, 
in the Dept. of State July 29, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff offi- 
cer of class five and transmitter supervisor at Munich 
July 30, 1948 ; married. 

Curl, Richard Eugene. — b. Edison, Ohio, Aug. 5, 
1917; Edison High Sch. grad.; Ohio State U., B.A. 
1939, M.A. 1940; Princeton U., A.M. 1943; instr. In 
evening sch., Ohio State U., 1939-40 ; public-relations 
consultant for manufacturing firm 1940-41 ; asst. in- 
formation analyst. Office of War Information, 1942 ; 
U.S. Navy 1942-40, It. (jg) ; app. public-opinion an- 
alyst, CAF-11, in the Dept. of State Mar. 15, 1946; 
for. affairs analyst, P-5, July 10, 1949; GS-12 Oct. 
30, 1949 ; married. — PL. 

Curnias, Mary A. — b. Oct. 16, 1914 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class nine and assigned as sec. Office 
of High Commr. for Germany, at Frankfort on the 
Main Oct. 16, 1949.— HICOG. 

Curran, Alice T. (Mrs.) — h. Washington, D. C. ; Busi- 
ness High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; part-time sec. 
House of Rep., 1933 ; legal sec. and claims elk., Dept. 
of Agri., 1934-38 ; sec. and press officer, Nat. Labor 
Relations Bd., 1938-41 ; asst. to assoc. dir.. Office of 
Facts and Figures, 1941-42 ; admin, officer and exec, 
sec. of overseas branch, also mem. of OWI-State In- 
formation and Cultural Conini., Office of War Informa- 
tion, 1942-45 ; transferred to the Dept. of State as 
admin, officer, Office of Int. Information and Cultural 
Affairs, CAF-11, Aug. 31, 1945 ; act. special asst. to 
the asst. sec. of state for public affairs Apr. 29. 1946 ; 
special asst., CAF-13, Sept. 22, 1946; GS-13 Oct. 30, 
1949 ; GS-14 Dec. 11, 1949.— P. 

Curran, Owen Sayre. — b. Philippi, W.Va., Dec. 23, 
1899; Davis High Sch. grad.; U. of Calif. 1922-24; 
U.S. Navy 1917-22 ; field engineer for steel co. 1935- 
38 ; asst. supt. of construction co. 1938-39 ; estimator, 
War Dept. 1939-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-47, maj., overseas 
ser. ; industrial analyst, OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class four and assigned as industrial 
specialist, Industrial Div., Office of Econ. Affairs, at 
Berlin Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Curren, Ralph Benjamin. — b. Eau Claire, Wis., July 
9, 1901 ; Eau Claire High Sch. grad. ; Georgetown U., 
B.S. (For. Ser.) 1924; with Dept. of Com. 1923-26; 
purser with steamship corp. ; cml. agt. 1926- 
27, trade commr. in Egypt 1927-29, and cml. att. in 
Greece 1929-33, Dept. of Com.; sr. investigator. Dept. 
of Agri., 1933-36; field-office mgr.. Social Security 
Bd., 1936-42 ; U.S. Navy 1942-45, It. comdr., overseas 
ser. ; app. civil-air att. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and 
assigned at Cairo Dec. 23, 1944 ; also civil-air att. 
at Addis Ababa, Baghdad, Beirut, Damascus, Jidda, 
and Tehran Mar. 3, 1945 ; also civil-air att. at New 
Delhi Feb. 5, 1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of class 
three and att. at Addis Ababa, Baghdad, Beirut, Cairo, 
Damascus, Jidda, New Delhi, and Tehran Nov. 13. 
1946; For. Ser. officer of class three, cons, of career, 
and sec in the Diplo. Ser. July 28, 1947 ; 1st sec. and 
cons, at Cairo Aug. 23, 1947 ; married. 



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Curtis, Charles Waldemar, Jr.— b. Endicott, N.T., 
May 24, 1915 ; Dnion-Endicott High Sch. grad. ; Syra- 
cuse U., B.S. 1937 ; Am. U. 1946-47 ; with insur. co. 
1937-41; U.S. Army 1941-46, 1st It.; asst. chief of 
div., Veterans Admin., Aug.-Nov. 1946 ; app. veterans 
placement officer, CAF-11, in the Dept. of State Nov. 
25, 1946; personnel specialist. CAF-12, May 2, 1948; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class five assigned to the Dept. 
Aug. 1, 1949 ; married. — DP. 

Curtis, Edward Glion, Jr. — b. St. Louis, Mo., Sept. 
8, 1909; Webster Groves High Sch. grad.; Wash- 
ington D., A.B. 1930, grad. work 1931-32 ; Cesare 
Alfleri, Florence, Italy, diploma 1935: app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Oct. 1, 1935; v.c. at Budapest Oct. 3, 1935; 
For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 4, 1936 ; v.c. at Wellington Dec. 
18, 1936 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at Port-au-Prince Apr. 24, 
1940 ; class eight Aug. 16, 1941 ; class seven July 16, 

1943 ; 2d sec. at Port-au-Prince in addition to duties as 
v.c. Aug. 23, 1943 ; 2d sec. and v.c. at Madrid Apr. 13, 

1944 ; class six May 16, 1945 ; class five May 19, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons. May 
15, 1947 ; cons, at Madrid in addition to duties as 2d 
sec. July 15, 1947; at The Hague Sept. 16, 1947; 
econ. officer at The Hague in addition to duties as 2d 
sec. and cons. Feb. 23, 1950 ; married. 

Cushing, Richard Golle. — b. New York, N.Y., Apr. 30, 
1917 ; San Francisco State Coll., A.B. 1947 ; night city 
editor 1935-45, war correspondent 1945—46 for press 
assn. ; app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four and 
assigned as att. at Santiago Dee. 10, 1949 ; married. 

Cussans, Frank.— b. Mitchell, S. Dak., Feb. 5, 1895 ; 
Ada (Ohio) High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; Ohio North- 
ern U., B.S. 1920 ; U. of Bordeaux 1919 ; U.S. Army 
1917-19, overseas ser. ; accountant and elk. for rail- 
road 1920-21 ; teacher, I'ficole Normale de Gargons, 
Limoges, France, and messenger in Am. consulate at 
Limoges 1921-23 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Bor- 
deaux June 1923; v.c. at Bordeaux Apr. 23, 1926; at 
Cherbourg, temp., Jan. 29, 1937; at Bonleiuix Apr. 
28, 1937 ; at Nantes, temp., July 14, 1938 ; at Bordeaux 
Sept. 2, 1938 ; at Calais, temp., Dec. 10, 1938 ; at Bor- 
deaux Apr. 12, 1939 ; at Geneva July 19, 1941 ; at 
Bordeaux Sept. 25, 1944 (canceled) ; at Paris, temp., 
Oct. 21, 1944 : at Bordeaux Dec. 10, 1944 ; For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class nine Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eight 
Dec. 11, 1949; married. 

Custard, Harry Lewis. — b. Stroudsburg, Pa., Mar. 19, 
1893 ; Syracuse U., A.B. 1919 ; U. of Bordeaux 1919 
Harvard U., M.B.A. 1922; Am. U. 1936-38; U.S 
Army 1918-19, 2d It., overseas ser. ; accountant 1923 
instr., Lehigh U. 1924-26, Harvard U. 1927-31 ; econ 
analyst. Fed. Employment Stabilization Bd., 1932-33 
accountant and statistical analyst, 1934-42, Home 
Owners' Loan Corporation ; asst. to exec. asst. 1943-45, 
admin, asst. 1946, Fed. Home Loan Bank Admin. ; 
admin, asst.. Home Loan Bank Bd., 1947-48 ; app. 
fiscal and procedural analyst, CAF-12, in the Dept. 
of State July 2, 1948 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949; married.— 
DF. 

Cuthell, David Cameron. — b. New York, N.Y., Apr. 22, 
1921 ; Phillips Acad. grad. ; Yale U., B.A. 1942, M.A. 



1947 ; U.S. Army 1943—46, 1st It., overseas ser. ; app. 
For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 1947 ; to the Dept. July 29, 
1947 ; 2d sec. and v.c. at Canberra Sept. 16, 1947 ; at 
Athens Apr. 1, 1949. 

Cyphers, Dudley E. — b. Easton, Pa., Oct. 24, 1903 ; 
high-sch. grad. ; business sch. ; elk. 1922-30 ; book- 
keeper 1930 ; teacher 1930-32 ; app. elk. in Am. leg. at 
Santo Domingo Mar. 10, 1932 ; in Am. consulate at 
Santo Domingo July 12, 1932 ; v.c. at Santo Domingo 
July 27, 1932; at Chihuahua Oct. 6, 1938 (canceled) ; 
at St. John, N.B., Feb. 20, 1939 ; at Parft Feb. 11, 1943 ; 
at Fortaleza June 2, 1943 ; at Toronto, temp., June 19, 
1944 ; at Regina Aug. 17, 1944 ; at Edmonton, temp., 
July 25-Oct. 24, 1946; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
eleven Nov. 13, 1946 ; v.c. at Edmonton, temp., Aug. 
18, 1947 ; at Ottawa, temp., Jan. 27, 1948 ; at Regina 
Mar. 4, 1948 ; at Calgary, temp., Mar. 30, 1948 ; class 
nine May 30, 1948 ; v.c. at London July 28, 1948 ; 
married. 

Cyr, Leo G. — b. Limestone, Maine, July 28, 1909 ; 
St. Mary's High Sch. (Van Buren) grad.; Holy Cross 
Coll., A.B. 1930 ; Georgetown U., M.S. (For. Ser.) 1933, 
LL.B. 1939 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; teacher in high sch. 
1930-31 ; aide to the deputy administrator of Nat. 
Recovery Admin, for P.R. 1933-36 ; assoc. legal ad- 
viser, Nat. Archives, 1937-41 ; app. divisional asst. at 
?3,300 in the Dept. of State Dec. 13, 1941 ; at $3,800 
Sept. 16, 1942; at §4,600 June 1, 1944; at $5,180 Xuly 
1, 1945; at $6,230 (P-6) Sept. 21, 1945; U.S. del.. 
Int. Civil Aviation Org. S. Pacific regional air navlga- 
(iori conf., Melbourne, 1947 ; act. asst. chief, Aviation 
Div., May 5, 1947; asst. chief, P-7, Sept. 21, 1947; 
U.S. del.. Int. Civil Aviation Org. 2d assembly, Ge- 
neva, 1948; mem.. U.S. del., ICAO N. Atlantic States 
Conf. on Iceland Air Navigation Ser., Geneva, 1948 
detailed to Nat. War Coll. Aug. 30, 1948-June 21, 1949 
officer in charge of S. African affairs Oct. 3, 1949 
GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949; married. — ANE. 

Czayo, George Mark. — b. Du Quoin, 111., Apr. 23, 
1908 ; Sacred Heart High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; 
Quincy Coll. 1923-25 ; asst. gen. mgr. of food corp. 
1927-32; asst. state supply dir., Works Progress 
Admin. 1935-39, Work Projects Admin. 1939-42 ; man- 
agement planning officer. Office for Emergency Man- 
agement, 1942-44 ; management analyst. For. Econ. 
Admin., 1944-45 ; app. admin, analyst, CAF-12, In 
the Dept. of State Oct. 26, 1045 ; management analyst, 
CAF-13, Dec. 1, 1946; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
three and assigned to the Dept. May 19, 1947. — ARA. 

Dabell, Frances M. Nufer (Mrs.) — b. New York, N.Y. ; 
July 10, 1899 ; sch. in Germany ; private tutors in Ger- 
many and England ; business sch., app. elk. in Am. 
consulate at Barmen May 22, 1915 ; at Cienfuegos Nov. 
1917 ; at Rotterdam Sept. 1920 ; at Cologne Feb. 25, 
1922 ; at Antwerp Apr. 26, 1924 ; at Cairo Jan. 1928 ; 
resigned Sept. SO, 1934 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. 
at Habana Apr. 22, 1940 ; at Mexico City Apr. 25, 
1942 ; at Cairo May 14, 1945 ; admin, asst. at Cairo 
Feb. 10, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; class ten Feb. 23, 1947 ; admin, asst. 
at Dublin June 7, 1948 ; v.c. at Dublin Feb. 21, 1949. 



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Dadamio, Eonald. — b. Sept. 25, 1905 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff oflicer of class six and assinnod as trial atty., 
Office of Gen. Counsel, at Wiirzburg Nov. 17, 1949 ; 
class five Feb. 19. 1950.— HICOG. 

Daggett, Forrest N. — b. Pasadena, Calif., July 16, 
1917 ; S. Pasadena High Sch. grad. ; Calif. Inst, of 
Tech. 1934-35; U. of Calif., B.A. 1939, Sch. of Juria- 
prudenco 1939-40; Stanford U. Sch. of Business 
1940-41 ; liaison officer, Brit. Purchasing Commn., 
Sept.-Nov. 1941 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 20, 1942 ; v.c. 
at Rio de Janeiro June 1, 1942 ; at ParJi, temp. May 7, 
1943 ; at Manflos June 2, 1943 ; to the Dept. Apr. 13, 
1945 ; v.c. at Sydney Oct. 18, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; class five May 15, 1947 ; 2d 
see. and v.c. at Wellington Sept. 23, 1947 ; at Ottawa 
Oct. 19, 1948 ; econ. officer at Ottawa in addition to 
duties as 2d sec. and v.c. Jan. 10, 1950 ; married. 

Dahl, Basil Delbert. — b. Blair, Wis., Apr. 4, 1898 ; 
Blair High Sch. grad. ; La Crosse State Normal Sch. 
grad. ; Stevens In.st. of Tech. 1918-19 ; Georgetown U., 
B.S. (For. Ser.) 1925 : Am. U.. M.A. 1926 ; grad. work 
1926-27 ; U.S. Navy 1918-19, ens. ; sci. teacher in high 
sch. 1919-23 ; entered Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. Feb. 
4, 1924 ; asst. trade commr. at Stockholm May 1, 1927 ; 
act. cml. att. at Riga Jan.-May 1930 ; trade commr. at 
Stockholm Jan. 1, 1931 ; act. cml. att. at Warsaw Jan.- 
Mar. 1934; at Prague Mar.-Apr. 1934; trade commr. 
at Stockholm Apr. 27, 1934 ; at Prague, temp., June 1, 
1935 ; del., 6th Int. Cong, on Cml. Education, Prague, 
1935 ; trade commr. at Stockholm Sept. 27, 1935 ; at 
Calcutta Sept. 2, 1937 ; at Batavia Feb. 20, 1939 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class six July 1, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; cons, at Batavia Dec. 29, 
1939; at Wellington Mar. 18, 1941; cml. att. at Well- 
ington Apr. 1, 1942; class five Oct. 20, 1942; class 
four May 16, 1945 ; to the Dept. May 29, 1945 ; cml. att. 
at Copenhagen May 15, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
three Nov. 13, 1946 ; Ist sec. and cons, at London July 
9, 1948 ; cml. att. at London Dec. 6, 1948 ; married. 

Dahl, Edward.— b. BuflFalo, N.Y., Mar. 15, 1900; 
Masten Park High Sch. grad. ; Yale U., B.A. 1923 ; asst. 
to mgr. of oil corp. in Calcutta and Colombo 1927-34 ; 
mgr., Burma office, mfg. co. 1934-40; mgr.. Far East 
div. of metals co., 1940-41 ; asst. supervisor, Va. State 
Department of Education, 1941-42 ; U.S. Navy 1942- 
46, It. comdr., overseas ser. ; exec, officer, Mass. Inst, 
of Tech., 1946-47 ; app. pol. economist, P-6, in the Dept. 
of State Apr. 9, 1947 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — 
SOA. 

Dahl, Phillip B.— b. Chicago, 111., Sept. 27. 1916 ; St. 
Rita High Sch. ; U. of Chicago 1941-42 ; U.S. Army 
1943-46, overseas ser. ; elk. for grain brokers 1937-39 ; 
credit man for mfg. co. 1939-41 ; sales correspondent 
for paper co. 1941-42; accounting elk. for mfg. co. 
1942-43 ; payroll certification officer 1946-47, budget 
administrator 1947-49, OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class six and assigned as budget and fiscal 
officer. Office of Admin, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 
16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Dahlgren, Robert Newhouse_ — b. Missoula, Mont., Oct. 
25, 1914 ; U. of Minn., B.A. 1936 ; Georgetown U., 
LL.B. 1939 ; U.S.M.C. 1944-46, 1st It., overseas ser. ; 



atty., Dept. of Justice, 1939-44 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class five and assigned to the Dept. Dec. 5, 
1946 ; att. at Oslo Jan. 10, 1947 ; at Port-au-Prince 
Dec. 24, 1947 ; class four Oct. 4, 1949 ; att. at Caracas 
Nov. 11, 1940. 

Daidone, Vincent John. — b. New York. N.Y., Feb. 17, 
1902; high-scli. grad.; elevator operator and meter 
reader 1917; solderer and steel worker 1918-19; elec- 
trician 1919-25 ; supervisor of electrical construction 
CO. 1925-31 ; electrician, Works Progress Admin., 
1933-34 ; electrician with cml. cos. 1934-36 and 1938 ; 
supervisor of broadcast installation 1936-38 and 
1939-44 ; stationary engineering electrician, City of 
New York, 1938-39 ; supervisor of broadcast installa- 
tion 1939-44 ; engineer. Office of War Information, 
1944-45 ; transferred to the Dept. of State as master 
control engineer, P-4, Jan. 1, 1946 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 
1949 ; married. — IBD. 

Dailor, Frances M. — b. Hart, Mich. ; Lowell High 
Sch. grad. ; buslness-sch. grad. ; Western State Teachers 
Coll., A.B. 1938; sec. 1929-34, and dir. census and 
statistics dept. 1934-36, Mich. Bd. of Education ; sta- 
tistical elk.. Social Security Bd., 1936-37 ; app. elk. at 
$1,440 in the Dept. of State Sept. 19, 1938 ; at $1,620 
July 16, 1939 ; divisional asst. at $2,000 June 16, 
1941; at $2,600 Sept. 16, 1942; at $3,200 (P-3) Dec. 
1, 1943 ; P-4 May 9, 1946 ; chief of seamen's affairs 
section, Div. of Protective Sers., P-5, May 1, 1949; 
GS-12, Oct. 30, 1949.— DS. 

Daily, Charles Dennis. — b. Bethany, Mo., May 15, 
1902 ; Schell City High Sch, ; Valparaiso U. 1921 : 
pilot for aviation co. 1929-31, for airline 1933-36 ; 
police insp. 1931-33 ; U. S. Army 1940-46, col. ; commr. 
of airports for city 1946-48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class two and assigned as airport admin.. Civil 
Aviation Div., at Munich Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Dale, Ira Judson, Jr. — b. Evansville, Ind., June 29, 
1922 ; F. J. Reitz High Sch. ; Evansville Coll. 1939-42 ; 
U. of Colo. 1940 ; Jordan Conservatory of Music 1946 ; 
U.S. Army 1942-45, overseas ser. ; radio repairman, 
Dept. of Army, 1946-48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class ten and assigned as supervisor of radio teletype 
section at Seoul Jan. 1, 1949. 

Dale, Philip Major, Jr. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Apr. 24, 
1919; South Side High Sch. (Rockville Centre) grad.; 
Peddie Sch. grad. ; Princeton U., A.B. 1941 ; Duke U., 
1946-^7 ; U.S. Navy 1941-46, It. comdr., overseas ser. ; 
app. For. Ser. officer of class sir, v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 12, 1948; to the Dept. 
Mar. 10, 1948 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Manila June 22, 1948. 

Dale, William Norris. — b. Washington, D.C., Feb. 7, 
1919 ; Utica Country Day Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., A.B. 
1940, M.A. 1942, grad. work 1946 ; asst. to pres. of arms 
mfg. CO. 1940-41; U.S. Navy 1942-46, It.; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. June 3, 1946 ; to the Dept. June 16, 1946 ; 3d sec. 
and v.c. at Copenhagen July 18, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Ottawa 
Dec. 18, 1947 ; class five and 2d sec. at Ottawa in 



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addition to duties as v.c. Apr. 14, 1948 ; to the Dept. 
Aug. 4, 1949 ; married. — BNA. 

Dales, Sophie R. Dornbusch (Mrs.) — b. New Haven, 
Conn., Aug. 16, 1914 ; Coll. of City of N.Y., B.A. 1944 ; 
Syracuse U., M.S. 1944 ; research asst., N.Y. State 
Govt., 1935-37 ; research asst. and sec. in grad. dept. 
of econ., Columbia U., 1937-38 ; research and editorial 
asst. to prof. 1938-40 ; U.S. Army 1944-46, overseas 
ser. ; intelligence analyst, OMGUS, 1947-49 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned as analyst, 
Office of Land Commr. for Wiirttemberg-Baden, at 
Stuttgart Oct. 16, 1949.— HICOG. 

D'Alessandro, Aldo. — b. New York, N.Y., May 8, 1911 ; 
hlgh-sch. grad. ; Bucknell U. 1929-31 ; drama sch. 
1931-83 ; study for opera in Milan 1933-35 and 1936 ; 
free-lance radio actor and dir. 1936- ; production super- 
visor for film CO. 1941 ; radio production work 1940-42 ; 
deputy asst. censor, Office of Censorship, 1942 ; assoc. 
program dir. 1942, program dir. 1943-45, asst. chief 
1945, Office of War Information ; transferred to the 
Dept. of State as asst. chief, CAF-12, Jan. 1, 1946; 
chief of Fr. radio unit. CAF-13, Nov. 3, 1946; editor 
in chief, Italian unit, Oct. 31, 1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 
1949 ; married. — IBD. 

Dalferes, Sabin Jean. — b. Belle Rose, La., Feb. 16, 
1888 ; Donaldson High Sch. ; business sch. ; salesman 
and dept. mgr. in store 8 yrs. ; newspaper work 2 yrs. ; 
U.S. Army 1917—19, overseas ser. ; with Am. Commn. 
To Negotiate Peace, Paris, 1919 ; app. v.c. at Warsaw 
Mar. 10, 1920 ; at Hamburg Mar. 7, 1928 ; at Ciudad 
Juarez July 17, 1941 ; at Algiers Nov. 14, 1942 ; at 
B6ne June 4, 1943 ; at Algiers Dec. 16, 1943 ; at Paris 
Aug. 26, 1944 ; For. Ser. StafC officer of class seven 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons. Dec. 23, 194G ; cons, at Paris Jan. 
31, 1947 ; at Strasbourg May 25, 1948 ; class six May 
30, 1948 ; class five Mar. 20, 1949 ; cons, at Le Havre 
Mar. 16, 1950; married. 

Damon, George Huntington. — b. Istanbul, Turkey, of 
Am. parents, July 25, 1912 ; Robert Acad., Istanbul, 
1926-28; Loomis High Sch. (Windsor, Conn.) grad.; 
Harvard U., B.A. 1934 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and 
Diplomacy, M.A. 1938 ; distribution mgr. for newspaper 
1931-34 ; instr. in Eng., Athens Coll., Greece, 1934- 
36 ; personnel placement officer for Int. House, N.Y., 
1938-40 ; analyst in consumer market studies 1940— 
42 ; with Office of War Information 1942-45 ; app. in- 
formation officer in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and as- 
signed at Ankara Aug. 23, 1945 ; admin, officer at Istan- 
bul July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four 
and press officer at Istanbul Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons. Oct. 
1, 1947 ; att. at Istanbul and Ankara Feb. 4, 1948 ; 
regional specialist, P-6, Oct. 4, 1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 
1949 ; married. — NEA/P. 

Damon, Philip A., Jr. — b. Wobern, Mass., Aug. 14, 
1923 ; Gov. Dummer Acad. ; Harvard U. 1941-42 ; U.S. 
Army 1942-46, overseas ser. ; with Dept. of Army 
1946-47 ; with OMGUS 1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class eleven and assigned as admin, asst.. 
Office of Land Commr. for Hesse, at Frankfort on the 
Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; class eight and resident officer 
at Wiesbaden Nov. 13, 1949. — HICOG. 



Damron, Everette Leonard. — b. Catlettsburg, Ky., 
May 6, 1917 ; Catlettsburg High Sch. grad. ; Berea Coll., 
A.B. 1941 ; U. of Ala., summer 1941 ; elk., Brit. Pur- 
chasing Commn., 1941 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. and 
assigned to the Dept. Dec. 16, 1941 : at Reykjavik Jan. 
17, 1942 ; at Asuncion Sept. 20, 1943 ; resigned Sept. 
1944 ; app. v.c. and admin, asst. in the For. Ser. and as- 
signed to the Dept. July 15, 1946 ; at Georgetown July 
25, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve and 
v.c. at Georgetown Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven May 5. 
1947 ; v.c. at Amsterdam July 1, 1948 ; married. 

Dance, Darrell A. — b. Amherst, Mass., Mar. 18, 1913 ; 
U. of Mass., B.S. 1934 ; Rutgers U., M.S. 1936 ; U. of 
Mich., M.P.H. 1939 ; asst. to dist. health officer, N.J. 
State Dept. of Health, 1936-41 ; chief, motion pictures 
and radio, U.S. Public Health Ser., 1941-45 ; dir., 
health education and case finding, Los Angeles County 
Tuberculosis and Health Assn., 1945—47 ; app. tech- 
nical specialist, CAF-12, in the Dept. of State. Feb. 
10, 1947 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — IMP. 

Danenberg, Esther. — b. Steubenville, Ohio ; W.Va. U., 
A.B. 1936 ; editor for business training coll. 1936-37 ; 
advertising mgr. for publishing co. 1937-38 ; copy 
writer for motion picture co. 1940 ; sec, Dept. of Agri., 
1941-42 ; information specialist. Office of War Infor- 
mation, 1942-44 ; research reporter for press assn. 
1944—45 : information specialist. War Assets Admin., 
1945-48; app. news editor. CAF-11, in the Dept. of 
State Dec. 29, 1948 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949. — INP. 

Daniel, Helen Lane. — b. Fredericksburg, Va. ; private 
sch. ; Fredericksburg State Normal Sch., grad. 1913 ; 
Washington Sch. of Accountancy 1920-22 ; Am. U., B.S. 

1930 ; teacher in public sch. 1913-18 ; elk., War Trade 
Bd. 1918-19, Bu. of Census 1919-22 ; app. elk. at $1,200 
in the Dept. of State May 26, 1922 ; at $1,680 July 1, 
1924 ; at $1,740 Mar. 1, 1927 ; at $1,860 Nov. 1, 1927 ; 
at $2,000 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,200 July 1, 1930 ; at 
$2,300 Apr. 1, 1936 ; admin, asst. at $2,600 Sept. 28, 
1937 ; at $2,700 Apr. 16, 1939 ; at $2,800 Oct. 1, 1941 ; 
asst. chief. Office of Coordination and Review, Dec. 11, 
1941 ; at $3,200 Dec. 16, 1941 ; at $3,300 July 1, 1943 ; 
asst. chief, Div. of Communications and Records Jan. 
15, 1944, Div. of Coordination and Review Feb. 8, 
1944 ; at $3,400 Jan. 1, 194.5 : at $3,800 (CAF-11) Apr. 
20, 1945 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— S/S-CR. 

Daniels, Anne. — b. July 31, 1908 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class nine, and assigned as shorthand reporter, 
U.S. High Commn. Courts, at Niirnberg Oct. 16, 1949. — 
HICOG. 

Daniels, Paul Clement. — b. Buffalo, N.Y., Oct. 26, 
1903 ; Phillips Acad. ; Yale U., B.A. 1924 ; U. of Dijon 
and Grenoble, summer 1924 ; U. of Toulouse 1924—25 ; 
teacher of Fr., Riverdale Country Sch., 1925-26 ; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of career July 5, 
1927 ; For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 29, 1927 ; v.c. at Valparaiso 
Feb. 24, 1928 ; at Cali May 23, 1929 ; at Buenaventura, 
temp., Oct. 3, 1929 ; at La Paz Aug. 16, 1930 ; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Apr. 9, 1931 ; 3d sec. at La Paz Apr. 29, 

1931 ; at Managua Aug. 19, 1932 ; v.c. at Corinto, 
temp., Nov. 1, 1932, 3d sec. at Managua Dec. 20, 

1932 ; also v.c. at Managua Apr. 10, 1933 ; class eight 
July 1, 1934 ; to the Dept. July 16, 1934 ; cons. Jan. 



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22, 1935 ; class seven Apr. 1, 193G ; to Caracas on 
special mission In connection with trade-aRreeraent 
negotiations Apr. If). 1938 ; class six May 1, 1938 ; 2d 
sec. at Rio de Janeiro June 15, 19.'{8 (canceled) ; to 
the Dcpt. Nov. 7, 1939 ; class five Mar. 1, 1940 ; asst. 
cliief, Div. of the Am. Republics, Sept. 20, 1940 ; chm. 
of Inter-Am. Coffee Bd. and mem. of Exec. Comm. 
1941-43; class four June 1, 1942; couns. of emb. 
at Bogota Oct. 22, 1943 ; class three July 16, 1944 ; 
couns. of emb. at Rio de Janeiro Feb. 1, 1945 ; class 
two Aug. 13, 1945 ; chm. of U.S. del., 2d Pan Am. 
Cong, of Mining Engineering and Geology, Rio de 
Janeiro, 194G ; For. Ser. officer of class two Nov. 13, 
1946 ; A.E. and P. to Honduras Apr. 10, 1947 ; class 
one May 15, 1947 ; class of career minister Nov. 10, 
1947; to the Dept. Nov. 13, 1947; dir.. Office of Am. 
Repul)lic Affairs, Nov. 14, 1947; U.S. rep., Council of 
Org. of Am. States, July 21, 1948 ; married. — ARA. 

Daniels, William G. — b. Coalgate, Okla., Mar. 2, 
1911; U. of Wash., B.A. 1936, LL.B. 1938; mem. of 
bar of Wash. ; U.S. Army 1943 ; atty., in law firm 
1938-40, in Dept. of Interior 1940-43 ; investigator. 
For. Econ. Admin., 1945—46 ; property specialist and 
legal admin., OMGUS, 1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class two and assigned as deputy chief of 
Property Div., Office of Econ. Affairs, at Franlcfort on 
the Main Oct. 16, 1949.— HICOG. 

Danis, Lew. — b. in Italy, Dec. 21, 1915 ; naturalized 
1944 ; assoc. program dir. 1942-43, program dir. 1944. 
producer 1944-47, Office of War Information ; U.S. 
Army 1943^4 ; app. producer-announcer. CAF-12, in 
the Dept. of State Nov. 4, 1948 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949. — 
IBD. 

Bankers, William. — b. Lal^e City, Minn., Feb. 26, 
1903 ; U. of Minn., B.S. 1929, M.S. 1931. Ph.D. 1936 ; 
field rep. 1927-29, statistical asst. 1926-29, farm man- 
agement research 1929-30. instr. and asst. prof. 1930— 
37, extension economist 1938—49, U. of Minn. ; con- 
sultant, OMGUS, 1949 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class two and assigned as chief, food and agri. branch. 
Office of Land Commr. for Bavaria, at Munich Nov. 16, 
1949.— HICOG. 

Dans, Louis Leo. — b. Chicago, 111., Mar. 4, 1912 ; Carl 
Schurz High Sch. grad. ; professional entertainer 1929- 
42 ; U.S. Army 1942-49, 1st It., overseas ser. ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class ten and assigned as billet 
mgr. at Pusan Dec. 8, 1949. 

Darling, Joseph Warren _ — b. Pliiladelphia, Pa., May 5, 
1908: U. of Madrid, summer 1926; U. of Berlin, sum- 
mer 1929 ; Harvard U.. B.S. 1931 ; U. of Pa., M.B.A. 
1934 ; Temple Law Sch. 1935-36 ; George Washington 
Law Sch. 1943-44 ; bank examiner, Pa. State Govt., 
1935—37 ; financial coordinator, auditor, office mgr. for 
oil CO. 1937-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-47, it. col., overseas 
ser. ; deputy and act. chief of branch, OMGUS, 1948- 
49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class one and as- 
signed as land observer, Office of Pol. Affairs, at 
Dusseldorf Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Darnell, Frederick Walter. — b. Upland, Pa., Mar. 10, 
1905; Eastern High Sch. (D.C. ) grad.; Georgetown 
U., B.S. (For. Ser.) 1927 ; Am. U. 1942-44 ; with Dept. 



of Agri. 1922-23, Patent Office 1923-26, Bu. of For. 
and Dom. Com. 1926-33 ; exec, asst., Nat. Recovery 
Admin., 1933-35 ; admin, asst., Dept. of Agri., 1935- 

42 ; recruitment rep.. Civil Ser. Commn., 1942-45 ; app. 
management consultant, CAF-14, in the Dept. of State 
Oct. 15, 1945; special as.st. June 27, 1948; GS-14 Oct. 
30, 1949; married. — PER. 

Darter, Vernon W. — b. Hiltona, Va., Feb. 6, 1904 ; 
King Coll., A.B. 1926; U. of Tenn., B.S. 1930; princi- 
pal of elementary sch. 1926-27 ; instr. in high sch. 
1927-28; dir. of milk sanitation for municipal govt., 
1930-35 ; asst. county agt. 1935-41, county agt. 1941- 

43 ; U.S. Army 194.3^6, capt., overseas ser. ; deputy 
chief of div., OMGUS, 1946-49; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class three and assigned as agri. production 
specialist, Econ. Affairs Div., Office of Land Commr. 
for Bavaria, at Munich Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

da Silveira, Edmund A. — b. Newman, Calif., Aug. 21, 
1914 ; Liceu Antero de Quental (Azores) 1928-29 ; 
U. of Calif., A.B. 1941 ; U. of Wash. 1941-42 ; assoc. 
In Portuguese, U. of Wash., 1941-42 ; assoc. research 
analyst. War Dept., 1942-43 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, 
overseas ser. ; instr. in Portuguese, Georgetown U., 
1946—47 ; app. research analyst, P-3, in the Dept. of 
State Oct. 14, 1946 ; P-4 Apr. 4, 1948 ; GS-11, Oct. 30, 
1949 ; married. — DRE. 

Daudon, Rene J. — b. Rethel, France, June 26, 1895 ; 
naturalized 1935 ; U. of Pa., M.A. 1936 ; instr. in Fr., 
Curtis Inst, of Music 1929-37, U. of Pa. 1936-43 ; in.str. 
in Russian, Bryn Mawr Coll., 1942-43 ; U.S. Army 
1943-47, It. col. ; quadripartite liaison officer, OMGUS, 
1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class three 
and assigned as chief interpreter. Protocol and Govern- 
mental Affairs Div., Office of Pol. Affairs, at Bonn Oct. 
16, 1949 : protocol liaison officer Nov. 27, 1949 ; mar- 
ried.— HICOG. 

Davenport, Philip McClellan. — b. Washington, D.C, 
Dec. 21, 1915; McKinley High Sch. grad.; U. of Pa., 
B.S. 1937 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy, M.A. 
1938 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 6, 1938 ; v.c. at Berlin 
July 18, 1938 ; For. Ser. Sch. June 9, 1939 ; v.c. at 
Canton Jan. 8, 1940-Dec. 7, 1941 ; at Karachi July 
20, 1942 ; class eight July 16, 1943 ; class seven May 
16, 1945; 2d sec. and v.c. at Habana June 22, 1945; 
class six May 19, 1946 ; For Ser. officer of class four 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons, and cons, at Habana in addition 
to duties as 2d sec. May 15. 1947; to the Dept. July 
1, 1948 ; detailed to Cornell U. for special study in 
econ. Sept. 1948 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Guatemala June 
16, 1949 ; married. 

Davenport, Rosemary S, (Mrs.) — b. Ashland, Pa.; 
Brooklyn (N.Y.) High Sch. grad.; elk. in Govt, depts. 
1917-22, 1926-29 ; app. elk. at $1,440 in the Dept. 
of State Mar. 1. 1929; at .$1,560 July 1, 1930; at 
$1,620 Feb. 1, 1936 ; at .$1,680 Apr. 1, 1938 ; at $1,740 
June 16, 1941 ; at $2,300 Dec. 16, 1941 ; at $2,400 
July 1, 1943 ; admin, asst. at $2,600 July 16, 1944 ; 
at $3,200 (CAF-9) June 1, 1945; special disbursing 
officer on exchange vessel Gripsholm Jan. 1946 ; admin, 
officer, CAF-11, June 16. 1946; GS-11, Oct. 30, 1949.— 
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David, Paul Theodore.— b. Brockton, Mass., Aug. 12, 
1906 ; Antioch Coll., B.A. 1928 ; Brown U., M.A. 1930, 
Ph.D. 1933 ; instr.. Brown U., 1930-31 ; research fel- 
low, Brookings Inst., 1931-32 ; asst. economist. House 
of Reps. Comm. on Interstate and For. Com., 1932- 
33 ; admin, asst. and economist, Tenn. Valley Author- 
ity, 1933-36 ; staff mem., President's Comm. on Admin. 
Management, 1936 ; sec. and asst. dir. of studies, U.S. 
Advisory Comm. on Education, 1936-39 ; assoc. dir. 
and chief economist. Am. Youth Commn. of Am. Council 
on Education, 19.39-42 ; chief fiscal analyst 1942-46, 
asst. chief of fiscal div. 1946, Bu. of the Budget ; app. 
U.S. rep. on Air Transport Comm., Int. Civil Aviation 
Org. (Montreal), Nov. 4, 1946; also app. alt. U.S. rep.. 
Council of Int. Civil Aviation Org. (Montreal), Mar. 
1947 ; alt. del., Assemblies of ICAO, Montreal, 1946 
and 1947 ; mem., U.S. del., 6th, 7th, and 8th sess. of 
Interim Council 1946 and 1947, 1st, 2d, and 3d sess. 
of Council 1947, ICAO, Montreal; mem., U.S. del., 
ICAO Commn. on a Multilateral Agreement, Geneva, 
1947, ICAO Conf. on Air Navigation Services in Ice- 
land, Geneva, 1948 ; chm., Econ. Commn., ICAO Assem- 
bly, Geneva, 1948 ; mem., U.S. del., 4th sess. of Council, 
ICAO, Geneva, 1948 ; chm., U.S. del., ICAO Conf. on 
Joint Financing and Operation of Air Navigation Serv- 
ices, London, 1949 ; chm., U.S. del., ICAO Confs. on 
Joint Financing and Operation of Air Navigation Serv- 
ices in Greece, Greenland, and the Faroes, and N. Atlan- 
tic Ocean Stations, London, 1949 ; married. — ICAO. 

Davidson, Alfred J. — b. Youngstown, Ohio, July 15, 
1915 ; Wyoming Sem. grad. ; Columbia U., B.A. 1938 ; 
Am. U. 1939-41 ; Georgetown Law Sch. 1941-42 ; re- 
search statistician. Pa. State Dept. of Education, 1938- 
39 ; jr. admin, technician. Fed. Works Agency, 1941 ; 
chief of section, Office of Procedures, War Production 
Bd., 1941-45 ; dir. of Management Planning Div., 
Patent Office, 1945-46 ; dir. of management branch. 
Office of the Housing Expediter, 1946-47 ; app. admin, 
analyst, CAF-12, in the Dept. of State Oct. 27, 1947; 
org. and methods examiner Aug. 8, 1948 ; CAF-13 
Sept. 5, 1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949.— OD. 

Davidson, James Frederic. — b. Newton, Kans., Oct. 4, 
1924 ; U.S. Navy 1943-46, ens. ; Yale U., A.B. 1945. 
1947 ; Nat. Inst, of Public Affairs 1948 ; app. asst. tech. 
sec, P-2, in the Dept. of State Sept. 9, 1948 ; P-3 Feb. 
21, 1949 ; GS-9 Oct. 30, 1949 ; tech. sec, GS-11, Dec. 
25, 1949. — FEC. 

Davidson, Rebekah deLashmutt (Mrs.) — b. Frederick, 
Md. ; Central High Sch. (D.C. ) grad.; business sch.; 
Columbia Kindergarten Training Sch. grad. 1908 ; 
George Washington U. 1917-18 : teacher 1906-10 ; elk. 
and bookkeeper 1910-15 ; app. elk. at $900 in the Dept. 
of State Jan. 15, 1915; at .?1,000 July 1, 1916; at 
$1,200 Nov. 1, 1916 ; at $1,400 May 1, 1918 ; at $1,600 
Mar. 1, 1919 ; at $1,800 Nov. 1, 1923 ; at $2,100 July 
1, 1924 ; at $2,200 Dec. 1, 1925 ; at $2,300 Nov. 1, 1927 ; 
at $2,400 July 1, 1928 ; private sec. to asst. sec. of 
state at $2,600 Feb. 20, 1930 ; at $2,800 July 1, 1930 ; 
It $2,900 July 3, 1930 ; disbursing officer to assist 
agt. for U.S. and Egypt Arbitration (Salem 
Claim), Vienna, 1931 ; admin, officer at $4,600 July 1, 



1937; admin, asst. at $3,800 (P-4) Sept. 20, 1937; 
GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949. — CS/T. 

Davies, Donald MacNeill. — b. in China, of Am. par- 
ents, Sept. 8, 1911 ; Stony Brook Sch. for Boys grad. ; 
Wesleyan U., B.A. 1934 ; Washington correspondent 
1935-37, photo editor, for. correspondent 1937-39, re- 
porter 1940-42, for. news sers. ; U.S. Navy 1942-46, It. 
comdr., overseas ser. ; news editor for broadcasting co. 
1946—47 ; app. For. Ser. officer of class five, v.e. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 14, 1947 ; to 
the Dept. Dec 29, 1947 ; v.c at Batavia Jan. 16, 1948 ; 
at Medan July 1, 1949 ; married. 

Davies, Isla Victoria. — b. Bradford County, Pa. ; 
Evanston (Wyo.) High Sch. grad.; Boston U., LL.B. 
1928 ; mem. of bar of Calif. ; sec 1918-29 ; atty. 1930- 
33 ; asst. sec. of cooperative firm 1933-44 ; sr. atty.. 
Office of Price Admin., 1944—46 ; app. divisional asst., 
P-4, in the Dept. of State Nov. 7, 1946 ; for-affairs 
asst. Apr. 6, 1947 : for-affairs specialist, P-5, Feb. 8, 
1948 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; GS-13 Feb. 5, 1950.— ER. 

Davies, John Paton, Jr. — b. Kiating, China, of Am. 
parents, Apr. 6, 1908 ; Shanghai-Am. Sch. grad. ; 
Yenching U., Peiping, 1929-30; Columbia U., B.S. 
1931 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at 
Windsor Jan. 12, 1932 ; For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 29, 1932 ; 
v.c. at Yiinnanfu Mar. 30, 1933 ; language officer at 
Peiping Aug. 30, 1933 ; v.c at Mukden Sept. 5, 1935 ; 
at Hankow Apr. 7, 1938; class eight Mar. 16, 1939; to 
the Dept. June 28, 1940 ; class seven May 1, 1941 ; 
cons, and cons, at Kunming (for duty as 2d sec temp., 
at Chungking) Apr. 28, 1942 ; 2d sec. at Chungking 
July 1, 1942 ; class six July 16, 1943 ; 2d sec. and 
cons, at Moscow Jan. 26, 1945 ; class five May 16, 1945 ; 
1st sec. at Moscow in addition to duties as cons. Nov. 
14, 1945 ; class four May 19, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; 1st sec. and cons, at Mexico 
City Apr. 15, 1947 (canceled) ; to the Dept. Aug. 11, 
1947 ; class two Apr. 14, 1948 ; pol. officer at Frankfort 
on the Main Feb. 17, 1950 ; married. — HICOG. 

Davies, Richard Townsend. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., May 
28, 1920 ; Columbia U., A.B. 1942, grad. work 1946-47 ; 
U.S. Army 1942-45, overseas ser. ; plant correspondent 
for export org. 1946 ; instr. in German, Brooklyn Poly- 
technic Inst., 1947 ; app. For. Ser. officer of class six, 
v.c of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. May 15, 
1947 ; to the Dept. May 27, 1947 ; 3d sec. and v.c. 
at Warsaw July 10, 1947 ; to the Dept. Dec. 1, 1949 ; 
married. 

Davies, Rodger Paul — b. Berkeley, Calif., May 7, 
1921 ; Berkeley High Sch. grad. ; U. of Calif., B.A. 
1942; U.S. Army 1942-46, 2d It., overseas ser.; app. 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. July 19, 1946 ; to the Dept. Aug. 27, 1946 ; 
3d sec and v.c. at Jidda Sept. 30, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at 
Sana'a in addition to duties at Jidda July 23, 1947 ; 
to the Dept. Nov. 24, 1947 ; to For. Ser. Inst, for train- 
ing in Arabic Mar.-Dec. 1948 ; class five Apr, 14, 1948 ; 



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2d sec. and v.c. at Bierut and v.c. at Jerusalem Mar. 8, 
temp., Nov. 26, 1949 ; at Damascus Dec. 3, 1949 ; also 
2d sec. and v.c. at Beirut and v.c. at Jerusalem Mar. 8, 
1950 ; married. 

Davies, Stanley E. — b. TJtica, N.Y., July 7, 1004 ; N.Y. 
State Coll. for Teachers, B.S. 1928 ; Columbia U., M.A. 
1942 ; dir. of physical education in public schs. 1928- 
40 ; owner of retail business 1940-41 ; admin. ofl3cer, 
War Shipping Admin., 1942-46; chief of branch, 
OMGUS, 1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
five and assigned as maritime admin., Econ. Affairs 
Div., Office of Land Commr. for Bremen, at Bremen 
Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Davis, Anne Marie. — b. New Yorls, N.Y., Aug. 5, 1912 ; 
Barnard Coll., A.B. 1932 ; Columbia U., B.S. 1933 ; 
Fordham U. and Am. U., grad. work ; librarian, New 
York City Public Library, 1933-36 ; library asst. in 
high sch. library 1936-41 ; librarian for high sch. 1941- 
43 ; U. S. Navy, It., 194.3-46 ; librarian, Navy Dept., 
1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight and 
assigned as asst. att. at Tel Aviv Oct. 12, 1949. 

Davis, Bainbridge Cowell. — b. Cleveland, Ohio, Nov. 
1, 1909 ; Shaker Heights High Sch. grad. ; Deerfleld 
Acad. grad. ; Dartmouth Coll., B.A. 1932, grad. work 
1933 ; Diplo. and Consular Inst. 1936 ; private business 
1932-35 ; in Dept. of Com. 1906 ; app. elk. at $1,620 in 
the Dept. of State July 1, 1930 ; at $1,800, Oct. 1, 1936 ; 
econ. analyst at $2,000 Sept. 16, 1937 ; divisional 
asst. July 1, 1939 ; at $2,600 Aug. 16, 1941 ; at $3,200 
Jan. 16, 1942 ; at $3,300 Oct. 1, 1943 ; at $3,800 Nov. 
1, 1943; country specialist at $4,600 (P-5) Jan. 23, 
1945 ; area specialist, P-6, Apr. 8, 1946 ; 1st sec. and 
att. at Caracas Apr. 17, 1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer 
of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; att. at Santiago May 15, 
1947 ; area specialist, P-6, Aug. 16, 1948 ; for. affairs 
specialist Nov. 14, 1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; mar- 
ried.— NWC. 

Davis, Ben Hennegar. — b. Hubbard, Tex., Sept. 23, 
1910 ; Hubbard High Sch. grad. ; U. of Tex., B.A. 1931, 
M.A. 1933, LL.B. 1937 ; tutor and instr., U. of Tex., 
1933-37 ; legal auditor, Tex. State Higbway Commn., 
1937-38 ; atty., Dept. of Agri., 1938-42 ; U.S. Navy 
1942-45, It., overseas ser. ; app. atty.. P-6, in the Dept. 
of State Mar. 20, 1946 ; atty. adviser, P-7, May 30, 
1948; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949.— L/A. 

Davis, David Myers. — b. Boston, Mass., Mar. 10, 
1908 ; Columbia Grammar Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., 
B.A. 1929, Law Sch. 1929-30 ; Columbia U., M.S. 1932 ; 
Pension Lohman, Munich, 1931 ; U. of 111. 1942 ; dir. of 
travel agencies 1035—40 ; chief of speakers bu. for 
public educational org. 1941 ; chief of speakers div.. 
Office of Civilian Defense, 1942 ; adviser of public 
educational org. 1942 ; U.S. Army 1942—45 ; chief of 
section. Office of Strategic Sers., 1943-45 ; transferred 
to the Dept. of State as chief of section, P-4. Oct. 1, 
1945 ; intelligence procurement officer July 28, 1946 ; 
intelligence collection and liaison officer, P-5, July 24, 
1949 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — IAD. 

Davis, De Lyie. — b. Price, Utah, Aug. 14, 1896, Mc- 
Kinley High Sch. (D.C.) grad. ; electrician and ma- 



chinist 1916-17; elk.. War Dept., 1918; U.S. Army 
1918-19; app. elk. at $1,000 in the Dept iA State 
Jan. 27, 1919 ; at $1,200 Mar. 1, 1922 ; at $1,500 July 
1, 1924; at $1,560 Mar. 1, 1927; at $1,680 July 1. 
1928; at $1,740 July 1, 1928; at $1,800 Oct. 1, 1928; 
at $2,000 May 1, 1929 ; at $2,100 July 1, 1930 ; at 
$2,200 Aug. 1, 1936 ; at $2,300 Apr. 16, 1939 ; admin, 
asst. at $2,600 Aug. 1, 1940; dlvision.al asst. Aug. 16. 
1941 : at $2,700 Apr. 1. 1942; at $2,800 Oct. 1, 1943; 
at $3,200 Sept. 27, 1944; at $3,640 July 1, 1945; 
for. affairs analyst Sept. 5, 1948; P-4 Nov. 28, 1948; 
GS-11 Oct. 30, 1049; married. — VD. 

Davis, Monnett Bain. — b. Greencastle, Ind., Aug. 13, 
1S93 ; Argentine High Sch. (Kansas City, Kans.) ; U. 
of Colo., A.B. 1917 ; Colo. Nat. Guard 1916 ; elk. in 
Am. consulate at Cartagena Jan.-Aug. 1917 ; U.S. 
Army 1917-18, 2d It. ; 1st It., O.R.C., 1919-20 ; app. 
cons, of class seven June 4, 1920 ; cons, at Port Eliza- 
beth Feb. 15, 1921 ; class six Mar. 1, 1923 ; cons, at 
Saltillo Jan. 2, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven 
July 1, 1924 ; class six- Aug. 8, 1924 ; to the Dept. 
Dec. 24, 1924; asst. Oiief, Visa Office, June 1, 1927; 
class five June 8, 1927 ; chief. Visa Office, June 1, 
1928 ; For. Ser. insp. Jan. 28, 1929 ; class four Oct. 
16, 1929; cons. gen. Apr. 10, 1931; class three July 
1, 1931 ; cons. gen. at Stockholm Junr 24, 1933 ; at 
Shanghai July 20, 1934 ; class two Oct. 1, 1935 ; cons, 
gen. at Singapore Jan. 27, 1936 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. May 14, 1936 ; cons. gen. at Buenos Aires May 
18, 1937 ; class one Nov. 16, 1939 ; 1st sec. at Buenos 
Aires In addition to duties as cons. gen. May 10, 1940 ; 
to the Dept. Apr. 25, 1041; chief, Div. of For. Ser. 
Admin., July 12, 1941 ; mem., Comm. on Occupational 
Deferments, Mar. 16, 1943-Aug. 15, 1944 ; deputy dir, 
for planning. Office of For. Ser. Admin., Mar. 1, 1944 ; 
act. dir., Office of the For. Ser., Dec. 20, 1944 ; dir. 
Jan. 10, 1945 ; E.E. and M.P. to Denmark June 8, 

1945 ; cons. gen. Feb. 27, 1946 ; cons. gen. and couns. 
of emb. with personal rank of minister at Shanghai 
Mar. 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class one Nov. 13, 

1946 ; class of career minister Nov. 25, 1946 ; to the 
Dept. Dec. 1, 1947; A.E. and P. to Panama Feb. 26, 
1948 ; married. 

Davis, Nathaniel. — b. Boston, Mass., Apr. 12, 1925; 
Phillips-Exeter Acad, grad.; Brown U., A.B. 1944; 
Fletcher Sch. of Law aaud Diplomacy, M.A. 1947 ; U.S. 
Navy 1943—46, ens., overseas ser. ; asst. in hist.. Tufts 
Coll., Feb.-June 1947 ; app. For. Ser. officer of class 
six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 19, 

1947 ; to the Dept. July 30, 1947 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at 
Praha Sept. 12, 1947 ; v.c. at Florence Aug. 16, 1949. 

Davis, Nathaniel Penistone. — b. Princeton, N.J., May 
1, 1895 ; Lawrenceville Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; 
Princeton U., A.B. 1916 ; grad. work, U. of NeuchAtel, 
Switzerland, 1914, U. of Pa. 1916; George Washing- 
ton U. Law Sch. 1919-20 ; sec, war prisonprs' aid, 
Y.M.C.A., 1916-17 ; U.S. Army 1917-19, 2d It. ; 2d It., 
O.R.C., 1919-21 ; app. elk., temp., $1,800 in the Dept. 
of State Jan. 20, 1919 : v.c. of career of class three 
Feb. 17, 1921 ; detailed to Am. Commn. at Berlin July 
21, 1921 ; to Am. consulate gen. at Berlin Nov. 15, 
1921 ; class two May 26, 1922 ; class one Feb. 26, 1923 ; 



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cons, of class seven Dec. 19, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class eight July 1, 1924 ; cons, at Pernambuco Aug. 
17, 1925 ; class seven Aug. 31, 1925 ; class six Sept. 
29, 1927 ; cons, at London July 1, 1929 ; class five 
Dec. 19, 1929 ; class four July 1, 1931 ; to the Dept. 
June 30, 1934 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. and cons. gen. 
Oct. 15, 1934 ; For. Ser. insp. Oct. 23, 1934 ; class 
three Oct. 1, 1935 ; to the Dept. July 8, 1937 ; chief, 
Div. of For. Ser. Admin., July 15, 1937 ; class two Jan. 
3, 1938 ; class one Aug. 1, 1940 ; For. Ser. insp. June 
14, 1941 ; to the Dept. Sept. 3, 1943 ; chief, Div. of 
For. Ser. Personnel, Jan. 15, 1944 : mem., Comm. on 
Occupational Deferments, Aug. 15, 1944- ; State Dept. 
rep., staff of High Commr. to the Philippines, Mar. 
5, 1946 ; with the personal rank of minister Apr. 8, 

1946 ; couns. of emb. at Manila with personal rank of 
minister July 4, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class one 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; A.E. and P. to Costa Rica Sept. 30, 
1947 ; class of career minister Nov. 10, 1947 ; E.B. 
and M.P. to Hungary Sept. 1, 1949 ; married. 

Davis, Richard Charles. — b. Nov. 13, 1924 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class eleven and assigned as v.c. 
at Godthaab Sept. 22, 1949 ; married. 

Davis, Richard Hallock. — b. Jamestown, N.Y., Feb. 
7, 1913 ; Phillips Exeter Acad. grad. ; Princeton U., 
A.B. 1935 ; Harvard U., M.B.A. 1937 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and see. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Apr. 6, 1938 ; v.c. at Hamburg Apr. 11, 1938 ; For. Ser. 
Sch. June 9, 1939 ; v.c. at Tsingtao Jan. 8, 1940 ; at 
Tsinan, temp., June 26, 1940; at Tsingtao July 31, 
1940 ; at Tsinan, temp., Oct. 8, 1940 ; at Tsingtao Nov. 
23, 1940 ; at Tsinan June 20-Dec. 7, 1941 ; 3d sec. at 
Chungking July 20, 1942 ; sec. at New Delhi, temp., 
Sept. 9, 1942 ; class eight July 16, 1943 ; 3d sec. and 
v.c. at Moscow Aug. 3, 1943 ; class seven May 16, 
1945 ; 2d sec. at Moscow in addition to duties as v.c. 
June 20, 1945 ; to the Dept. Apr. 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class five Nov. 13, 1946 ; class four May 15, 
1947: cons. July 21, 1947; act. asst. chief, Div. of 
Eastern European Affairs, Jan. 29, 1948 ; 1st sec. and 
cons, at Moscow May 11, 1948 ; class three Apr. 21, 
1949 ; to the Dept. July 1, 1949 ; detailed to Columbia 
U. for Russian language and area study Sept. 1949. 

Davis, Robert C. — b. Concord, N.H., Oct. 28, 1915; 
Hollis High Sch. grad. ; U. of N.H., B.A. 1937 ; N.Y.U., 
grad. work 1948- ; asst. ser. mgr. and ser. mgr. for 
mfg. CO. 1937-41 ; placement officer, War Production 
Bd., 1941-42 ; asst. employment chief, Office of War 
Information, 1942-43; U.S. Army 1943-46, 1st It., 
overseas ser. ; app. personnel officer at $4,300, U.S. 
Del. to U.N., Mar. 19, 1946; at $4,902 July 1, 1946; 
at $5,152.80 July 28, 1946; asst. chief. Admin. Div., 
CAF-12, Sept. 7, 1947; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949; mar- 
ried. — USUN. 

Davis, Robert Dodge. — b. Muskogee, Okla., June 2, 
1922 ; Muskogee High Sch. grad. ; Oklahoma U., B.A. 

1947 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. 
officer of class six, v.c. of career, and see. in the Diplo. 
Ser. July 2, 1947; to the Dept. July 27, 1947; v.c. at 
Bremen Sept. 19, 1947 ; v.c. at Johannesburg Mar. 14, 
1950. 



Davis, Roy Leonard, Jr. — b. Roanoke, Va., Nov. 29, 
1917: Jefferson Sr. High Sch. grad.; Roanoke Coll. 
1936-37; Georgetown U., B.S. (For. Ser.) 1944; clk.- 
bookkeeper in bank 1937-40; elk.. War Dept., 1940- 
41 ; audit elk.. Fed. Works Agency, 1941-42 ; reviewer. 
Reconstruction Finance Corp., 1942-44 ; analyst, Civil 
Aeronautics Bd., Mar.-Oct. 1944 ; app. v.c. in the For. 
Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Lima Oct. 14, 1944 ; at 
Iquitos, temp., Mar. 9, 1945 ; at Lima June 16, 1945 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
class eleven May 5. 1947 ; v.c. at Bordeaux Mar. 25, 
1948; at Munich Nov. 13, 1948; class ten Jan. 22, 
1950. — HICOG. 

Davis, Roy Tasco, Jr. — b. Columbia, Mo., Sept. 9, 
1915 ; Balboa (Canal Zone) High Sch. grad. ; U. of Mo., 
A.B. 1937 ; George Washington U. Law Sch. 1937-47 ; 
asst. to pres.. National Park Coll., 1937-41 ; U.S. Navy 
1941-46, It. comdr., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. offi- 
cer of class five, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Mar. 15, 1947: to the Dept. July 2, 1947; 2d sec. 
and v.c. at Rio de Janeiro Aug. 15, 1947 ; 2d sec. and 
asst. cultural officer at Buenos Aires Aug. 23, 1948 ; 
married. 

Davis, Tom L. — b. Moody, Tex., July 6, 1918 ; U. of 
Tex., LL.B. 1941, B.A. 46 ; mem. of bar of Tex. ; U.S. 
Army 1941-45, overseas ser. ; atty., OMGUS, 1946-49 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class six and assigned 
as atty.. Office of Gen. Counsel, at Frankfort on the 
Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Davit, Alexander J. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Dec. 22, 
1917 ; Girard Coll. grad. ; West Chester State Teachers 
Coll., B.S. 1939 ; Temple U. 1940-41 ; exec. sec. In 
insur. assn., 1939-40 ; admin, asst. in warehousing co. 
Apr.-Dec. 1940 ; personnel elk. in mfg. co. 1941-42 ; 
U.S. Army 1942-45, capt., overseas ser. ; app. For Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. June 14, 1946 ; to the Dept. July 1, 1946 ; 3d sec 
and v.c. at Damascus July 19, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; class five and 2d sec. at 
Damascus in addition to duties as v.c. Apr. 14, 1948 ; 
v.c. at Port Elizabeth Jan. 10, 1949 ; 2d sec. and v.c. 
at Tangier Jan. 25, 1950 ; married. 

Dawes, Robert, — b. Philadelphia, Pa., May 25, 1907 ; 
Swarthmore Coll., B.A. 1929 ; Columbia U., M.A. 1932 ; 
U. of N. C. 1929-30 ; Temple U., Ed. D. 1937 ; instr. in 
English, Miss. State Coll., 1931-32 ; art instr. and 
prof, of English, Hiram Coll., 1932-35 ; dir. of sch. of 
dramatic art and speech, U. of Ohio, 1936-42 ; U.S. 
Army 1942-46, maj., overseas ser. ; dean of faculty of 
coll. 1946-48 ; deputy dir. of branch, OMGUS, 1949 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class two and assigned as 
chief of education and cultural relations branch, Office 
of Public Affairs, at Munich Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Dawless, Smith_ — b. New Canaan, Conn., Dec. 16, 
1907; Pasadena (Calif.) High Sch.; N.Y. U. 1928-29; 
U. of S. Calif. 1929-30 ; Stanford U. 1931 ; motion 
picture analyst and script writer 1936-42 ; U.S. Army 
1942-45, overseas ser. ; assoc. editor, army newspaper, 
1945-46 ; radio commentator 1946^7 ; asst. chief of 
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editorial specialist, CAF-9, in the Dept. of State Mar. 
7, 1949; CAF-11 June 26, 1949; GS-11 Oct. 30, 
1949.— INP. 

Dawson, Harris P., Jr. — b. Mobile, Ala., Apr. 29, 1911 ; 
Dartmouth Coll., A.B., 1935 ; Amos Tuck Sch., M.C.S. 

1936 ; Columbia U. 1936-37 ; N.Y.U. 1936-37 ; indus- 
trial analyst 1936-41 ; asst. auditor for city Rovt. 
1041 ; industrial economist 1941-42, wage analyst 
1942-44, regional dir. 1944-48, staff economist 1949- 
50, Dept. of Labor ; chief statistician, OMGUS, 1948- 
49 ; app. int. relations specialist, GS-13, in the Dept. 
of State Feb. 13, 1950 ; married. — WE. 

Dawson, Laurence A. — b. Mar. 20, 1910 ; app. for. 
affairs specialist. P-6, In the Dept. of State Apr. 10, 
1947; P-7 Apr. 4, 1948; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949.— UNA. 

Dawson, Owen L. — b. Frost (Harrison), Mich., Dec. 
6, 1892; Joliet (III.) High Sch. grad. ; U. of 111., B.S. 
1920; S. Dak. State Coll., M.S. 1926; Dept. of Agri. 
Grad. Sch. 1927-28; U.S. Army 1916, 1917-19, Mex- 
ican border and overseas ser. ; farmer 1920-21 ; teacher 
in high sch. 1921-22 ; ngri. statistician and economist, 
Dept. of Agri., 1922-28 ; app. asst. agri. commr. at 
Berlin Jan. 1, 1929 ; del., Int. Cong, of Agri., Bucha- 
rest, 1929 ; Cong, of the Rose and the Orange of the 
Sahara, El Golea, Fr. N. Africa, 1929 ; agri. commr. 
at Shanghai, Jan. 1, 1931 ; adviser, Jt. Prep. Comm. 
on Philippine Affairs, Manila, 1937 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class four July 1, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; agri. att. at Shanghai Nov. 17, 
1939-Dec. 7, 1941 ; also For. Ser. officer at Shanghai 
Jan. 16, 1940 ; cons, at Shanghai in addition to duties 
as agri. att. Jan. 8-Dec. 7, 1941 ; to the Dept. and 
detailed to the Dept. of Agri. Sept. 4, 1942 ; agri. 
att. at Chungking June 11, 1943 ; class three July 16, 
1943 : to the Dept. Oct. 16, 1944 ; agri. att. at Chung- 
king Nov. 27, 1944 ; class two Aug. 13, 1945 ; agri. att. 
at Shanghai Mar. 25, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class two 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; married. 

Day, Henry Barker. — b. New Haven, Conn., July 11 
1905 ; Thacher Sch. grad. ; Tale U., B.A. 1927 ; U. of 
Berlin, summer 1928 ; I'Ecole Libre des Sciences Po 
Iltiques, diploma 1929 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 15 
1930 ; v.c. at Naples May 8, 1930 ; For. Ser. Sch 
Feb. 11, 1931 ; v.c. at Singapore June 20, 1931 ; at 
Hong Kong Nov. 17, 1932 ; at Manila May 1, 1934 
class eight Apr. 1, 1937 ; cons. Apr. 22, 1937 ; cons, at 
Manila Apr. 26, 1937 ; at Sydney, Australia, Oct. 25 

1937 ; at Adelaide, temp., Apr. 12, 1938 ; at Sydney 
Australia, Sept. 19, 1938 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1939 
cons, at Noumea Sept. 10, 1942 ; class six Oct. 20 
1942 ; to the Dept. June 8, 1944 ; class five May 16 
1945 ; class four May 19, 1946 ; cons, at Edinburgh Oct 
2, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13. 1946 
class two Apr. 21, 1949 ; couns. of emb. at Rangoon 
May 10, 1949 ; married. 

Day, Leroy F. — b. Oct. 4, 1915 ; app. chief of section. 
Div. of Central Sers., Dept. of State, CAF-11, June 
16, 1947 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949. — CS. 

Day, Russell Harold. — b. Shapleigh, Maine, Aug. 2, 
1922 ; Sanford High Sch. grad. ; elk. for textile firm 
1941-42 ; personnel asst.. War Dept., 1943-44 ; app. 



elk. in the For. Ser. and assigned to the Dept. Jan. 
12, 1944 ; elk. at Moscow Feb. 21, 1944 ; at Copen- 
hagen Aug. 31, 1945; at Reykjavik May 24, 1946; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class thirteen Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
elk. at Bern June 5, 1947 ; class eleven and communi- 
cations supervisor at Bern Oct. 31, 1948 ; class ten 
Jan. 22, 1950. 

Daymont, Laurence James. — b. Crompton, R.I., Apr. 
26, 1893 ; St. Lawrence U. 1911-13 ; with insur. co. 
1913-17 ; U.S. Army 1917-19, overseas ser. ; elk., chief 
elk., and exec, asst., Renting, Requisitions, and Claima 
Ser., Quartermaster Corps, War Dept., Paris, 1919-32 ; 
app. elk. in Am. emb. at Paris Jan. 1, 1932 ; in dist. 
accounting and disbursing office at Paris July 1, 1932 ; 
asst. dist. accounting and disbursing officer July 1, 
1935 ; also v.c. at Paris Aug. 7, 1935 ; special dis- 
bursing officer at Paris in addition to duties as v.c. 
Jan. 21, 1941 ; at Vichy May 31, 1941 ; elk. at Bern 
Dec. 17, 1941 ; v.c. and special disbursing agt. at 
Paris Mar. 31, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
eight Nov. 13. 1946; cons. Dec. 23. 1946; cons, at 
Paris Jan. 31, 1947 ; class six Feb. 23, 1947 ; cons, at 
Bern Sept. 1, 1949 ; married. 

Days, Rudolph. — b. Hartford, Conn., Aug. 25, 1922; 
schs. in Brazil ; elk. in bank in Sao Paulo 1937—41 ; 
app. elk. in the For. Ser. and assigned at Sao Paulo 
May 11, 1942; furlough for mil. ser. Mar. 21, 1945-46 
(U.S. Navy, overseas ser.) ; elk. at Puerto Cortes May 6, 

1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class fourteen Nov. 13, 
1946 ; elk. at San Pedro Sula Dec. 12, 1946 ; class 
twelve and consular asst. at San Pedro Sula Feb. 23, 

1947 ; La Paz Jan. 5, 1948 ; class eleven and disbursing 
officer at La Paz Feb. 8, 1948 ; class ten Jan. 9, 1949 ; 
class nine and admin, asst. at La Paz Sept. 18, 1949 ; 
v.c. at La Paz in addition to duties as admin, asst. 
Dec. 26, 1949. 

Dayton, Kenneth. — b. Plymouth, Conn., Feb. 28, 1895 ; 
Cornell U., LL.B., 1917 ; U. of Paris 1919 ; U.S. Army 
1918-19, overseas ser. ; lawyer 1919-33 ; deputy 
commr. of investigations and budget dir. of city 1934— 
42 ; deputy dir.. For. Econ. Admin., 1942-43 ; treasurer, 
UNRRA, 1944-45 ; asst. to dir. of div. 1945, chief of 
branch 1945-46, special rep. to constitutional conven- 
tions 1946, deputy dir. 1947, OMGUS ; adviser to chm.. 
Bizonal Control Office, 1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. Reserve 
officer of class two and assigned as chief of div., Office 
of Political Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 
1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Dayton, William A. — b. New York, N.Y., May 22, 
1925 ; high sch. ; Williston Acad. 1942 ; Cornell D. 
1942-43 ; Dartmouth Coll. 1943 ; U. of Southern Calif. 
1946 ; U.S. Navy 1943-46, overseas ser. ; admin, officer, 
OMGUS, 1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
nine and assigned as admin, officer. Office of Econ. 
Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16. 1949. — 
HICOG. 

Deak, Francis. — b. Ujvidek, Hungary, Mar. 5, 1899; 
naturalized 1939 ; sch. in Hungary ; U. of Budapest, 
Pr.D. ; I'Ecole des Sciences Polltiques, Paris ; Harvard 
U. Law Sch. ; prof, of law, Columbia U. ; tech. adviser 
on int. air transport for Dept. of Com. in Am. emb. at 
Lisbon and Am. leg. at Bern ; app. civil air att. in the 



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For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Bern June 21, 
1945; also at Belgrade, Berlin (canceled), Bucharest, 
Budapest, Praha, Sofia, and Vienna Dec. 29, 1945 ; For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class two Nov. 13, 1946, class one 
and econ. officer and att. at Bern June 12, 1949 ; 
married. 

Deakyne, Harry Hartop, Jr. — b. Atlantic City, N. J., 
Sept. 21, 1911 ; Princeton U., A.B. 1936 ; salesman 
1939_42 ; U.S. Navy 1942-46, It., overseas ser. ; mari- 
time equipment specialist, For. Liquidation Commn., 
1946-47 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight and 
assigned to the Dept. Sept. 21, 1947 ; asst. att. at 
Karachi Jan. 12, 1948 ; at Cairo Apr. 28, 1949 ; class 
seven May 1, 1949. 

Bean, Emily Muriel (Mrs.). — b. St. Paul, Minn., Mar. 
26, 1892 ; U. of Mich., A.B. 1914 ; Columbia U., cert. 
1915; librarian, Rockefeller Foundation 1915-18, 
Peking Union Medical Coll. 1918-20, Inst, of Int. Edu- 
cation 1929-37 ; library asst., Cornell U., 1938-45 ; 
app. admin, asst. in the For. Ser. and assigned at 
Johannesburg July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class ten Nov. 13, 1946 ; librarian at Johannesburg 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; resigned Aug. 13, 1947 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class nine and assigned as librarian at 
Ankara Oct. 26, 1948 ; asst. att. at Ankara Jan 25, 
1949. 

Bean, Jesse Bavis. — b. Lake, Miss., July 4, 1921 ; 
Fordson (Dearborn, Mich.) High Sch. grad. ; Wayne 
U., A.B. 1946 ; U. of Chicago, M.A. 1947 ; buyer for dept. 
store 1940-43 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; app. 
For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. July 21, 1947 ; to the Dept. Sept. 1, 
1947 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at London Oct. 13, 1947 ; v.c. 
at Southampton, temp., Apr. 18, 1949 ; 3d sec. and v.c. 
at London Aug. 23, 1949 ; v.c. at Haifa Dec. 15, 1949 ; 
married. 

Bean, Jonathan. — b. New York, N.Y., June 16, 1924 ; 
Columbia U., A.B. 1948, 1948-49 ; employed in Canada 
1941—44 ; U.S. Army 1944—45, overseas ser. ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned to the 
Dept. Dec. 5) 1949 ; resident officer at Frankfort on, 
the Main Feb. 21, 1950; married. — HICOG. 

Bean, Robert "William. — b. Hinsdale, 111., May 25, 
1920 ; U. of Chicago, 2 yrs. ; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
gen. at Sao Paulo Jan. 2, 1942 ; econ. analyst in the 
For. Ser. Auxiliary at Sao Paulo July 1, 1944 ; furlough 
for. mil. ser. Apr. 3, 1945 ; admin, asst. in the Dept. 
of State May 9, 1949 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
seven and assigned to the Dept. Dec. 4, 1949 ; resident 
officer at Frankfort on the Main Feb. 27, 1950 ; mar- 
ried.— HICOG. 

Beans, Amelia Byrd.— b. Shelby County, Ala. ; private 
tutors ; Dept. of Agri. Grad. Sch. 1923-24 ; George 
Washington U. 1925-28 ; stenog. and elk. 1913-15 ; 
stenog., editorial elk., and indexer, Dept. of Agri., 
1915-20 ; translator. War Dept., 1920-23 ; supervisory 
statistical work. Army Medical Library, 1923-25 ; app. 
library asst. at $1,860 in the Dept. of State Feb. 21, 
1925 ; at $1,920 Mar. 1, 1927 ; at $2,000 Nov. 1, 1927 ; 
at $2,200 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,300 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,600 
(P-2) June 1, 1930 ; chief of accession section, Div. of 



Research and Publication, P-4, July 28, 1946 ; Div. of 
Historical Policy Research Sept. 16, 1946 ; GS-11 Oct. 
30, 1949.— RE. 

Bearborn, Henry. — b. Lawrence, Mass., Jan. 30, 1913 ; 
Phillips Acad. grad. ; Dartmouth Coll., A.B. 1936 ; Yale 
U., M.A. 1938, grad. work 1938-39 ; research work, For. 
Policy Assn., 1939-41 ; app. v.c. at Barranquilla Aug. 
6, 1941 ; at Manta Nov. 11, 1942 ; at Guayaquil Apr. 8, 

1944 ; divisional asst. at $3,200 in the Dept. of State 
July 12, 1944 ; at $3,800 (P-4) May 15, 1945 ; country 
specialist, P-5, Sept. 22, 1946 ; area specialist, P-6, 
May 29, 1949 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949.— EC. 

de Baca, Horace C. — b. Las Vegas, N. Mex., Feb. 7, 
1898 ; business sch. ; U. of La Paz (Bolivia) 1921-22 ; 
app. elk In Am. leg. at La Paz Apr. 11, 1919 ; at Lima 
Apr. 1, 1923 ; special disbursing officer and elk. at 
Ottawa June 7, 1927 ; elk. at Caracas Dec. 30, 1932 ; 
admin, officer at Caracas Feb. 10, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class nine Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons. Dec. 23, 1946 ; 
cons, at Caracas Jan. 31, 1947 ; class eight June 29, 
1947 ; asst. att. at Caracas Oct. 27, 1947 ; married. 

de Bardeleben, Baniel. — b. Chattanooga, Tenn., Feb. 
19, 1899 ; U.S.M.A., B.S. 1923 ; U.S. Army 1923-37, 
capt. ; govt. ser. 1943-49 ; app. For. Ser. Reserve offi- 
cer of class two and assigned as att. at London Nov. 1, 
1949. 

de Barnevllle, Maurice F. — b. Boston, Mass., May 10, 
1883; Staten Island (N.Y.) High Sch. grad. ; elk., rail- 
road CO. 1900-04, hotel 1904-08 ; U.S. Army 1908-15 ; 
app. att. in the For. Ser. and assigned at Petrograd 
Jan. 26, 1915 ; resigned Sept. 15, 1916 ; elk. in Am. 
emb. at Paris Jan. 1917 ; U. S. Army 1917-19, It., over- 
seas ser. ; app. elk. in Am. emb. at Paris Nov. 7, 1919 ; 
at Bern Aug. 1, 1941 ; admin, officer at Bern July 1, 

1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight Nov. 13, 1946. 

BeBerry, Myra J. — b. Brunswick Co., Va. ; business 
sch. ; Blackstone Coll. for Girls 1916-18 ; George Wash- 
ington U., A.B. 1933 ; teacher of math, and hist, in high 
sch. 1918-20, 1921-24 ; clerical asst., Americanization 
Bu. of Pa., 1920, War Dept. 1924-25 ; clk.-typist, Dept. 
of Agri., 1925-26 ; app. library asst. at $1,320 in the 
Dept. of State Mar. 2, 1926 ; at $1,380 Mar. 1, 1927 ; 
at $1,500 Sept. 1, 1927; at $1,620 July 1, 1928; at 
$1,800 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,000 Apr. 1, 1929 ; at $2,200 
July 1, 1930 ; at $2,600 Oct. 9, 1935 ; at $2,700 Apr. 1, 
1938 ; at $2,800 June 16, 1941 ; at $3,200 (P-3) Apr. 1, 
1942 ; librarian in charge of special collections, P-4, 
July 28, 1946 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949. — RE. 

d'Eca, Raul. — b. Aviz, Portugal, Mar. 20, 1896 ; nat- 
uralized 1936 ; high sch. in Aveiro and Oporto, Portu- 
gal ; Springfield Coll., B.H. 1925; George Washington 
U., M.A. 1933, Ph.D. 1936 ; researcher and editor. Pan 
Am. Union, 1933-40 ; teacher, George Washington U., 
1939-45 ; asst. chief. Office of Inter-Am. Affairs, 1942- 
45 ; transferred to the Dept. of State as for. language 
editor, CAF-11, Aug. 31, 1945 ; regional specialist, 
P-5, June 17, 1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of class 
five and public-affairs officer at Pernambuco Mar. 11, 
1947 ; at Sao Paulo July 24, 1947 (canceled) ; at Rio de 
Janeiro Sept. 23, 1947 ; regional specialist, P-5, July 
2, 1948 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class five assigned 
as cons. att. at Pernambuco Mar. 8, 1949 ; married. 



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DeCourcy, William Earl. — b. Jackson, Tenn., Feb. 
4, 1894 ; Miss. Heights Acad. ; U. of Tex. 2 yrs. ; travel- 
ing accountant 1911-17; U.S. Army 1917-19, 2d It.; 
accountant and asst. comptroller for Y.M.C.A. in Europe 
1920-21 ; elk. in Am. consulate at Geneva 1921-23 ; 
app. v.c. of career of class three July 6, 1923 ; v.c. at 
Geneva July 10, 1923; at Cairo Nov. 20, 1923; For. 
Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; v.c. at Marseille May 
4, 1926 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at Marseille Aug. 
24, 1927 ; at Paris Apr. 21, 1928 ; class seven Dec. 19, 
1929; class six July 1, 1934; cons, at Capetown Aug. 
17, 1934 ; class five Apr. 1, 1936 ; cons, at Naples Nov. 
10, 193G : sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; class four" 
Apr. 1, 1939; to the Dept. Oct. 11, 1940; exec. asst. 
to asst. sec. of state Dec. 23, 1940 ; class three May 1, 
1941 ; class two July 16, 1943 ; For. Ser. insp. Aug. 17, 
1944-Oct. 5, 1945 ; cons. gen. Dec. 7, 1944 ; also couns. 
(if emb. Feb. 20, 1945 ; class one May 16, 1945 ; chief, 
Div. of For. Ser. Personnel Oct. 5, 1945, For. Ser. In- 
spection Corps, Office of the For. Ser., Apr. 15, 1946 : 
For. Ser. officer of class one Nov. 13, 1946 ; class of 
career minister Nov. 10, 1947; A.E. and P. to Haiti 
June 18. 1948; married. 

de Curtis, Domenico. — b. Roslyn, N.Y., Apr. 8, 1902 : 
Art Students League and Cooper Union schs. of sculp- 
ture 1923-27; Metropolitan Museum of Art, research, 
1925-26 ; Beaux Arts Inst, of Design 1928-29 ; Julian 
Acad., Paris, 1930 ; Mus6e du Louvre, sculpture study, 
1931-35; elk.. Am. emb. in Paris 1936-40, Dept. of 
State 1940-41 ; riveter, aircraft Corp., 1942-44 ; app. 
elk. in Am. emb. at Paris Oct. 24, 1944 ; For. Ser. Staff 
oflicer of class fourteen Nov. 13, 1946 ; class thirteen 
and storekeeper at Paris Sept. 19, 1948 ; class eleven 
and property and supply supervisor at Paris Mar. 20, 
1949 ; married. 

De Forest, John Howard — b. June 30, 1912 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class four and assigned as admin, 
officer, Information Ser. Div., Office of Public Affairs, 
at Frankfort on the Main Nov. 30, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Degran, John J., Jr.— b. Solvay, N.Y., Oct. 18, 1920; 
Solvay High Sch. grad. ; Niagara U., B.S. 1943 ; St. 
Bonaventura Coll., grad. work 1945 ; sales engineer for 
typewriter firm 1944-45 ; app. v.c. in the For. Ser. 
and assigned to the Dept. Feb. 9, 1946 ; at Munich 
Feb. 25, 1946 ; at Frankfort on the Main May 14, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
class eleven May 5, 1947 ; v.c. at Rome Sept. 30, 1947 ; 
at Belize Mar. 25, 1949 ; married. 

Degenhardt, Joseph A. — b. Alton, 111., Sept. 5, 1890; 
high-scli. grad. ; elk. for railroad company 1913-21 ; 
asst. bank auditor in France 1921-30 , with travel 
agency 1931-33 : asst. supt.. Am. Battle Monuments 
Commn., 1934—38 ; app. elk. in Am. emb. at Paris Dec. 
19, 1938 ; at Barcelona June 29, 1940 ; at Paris Dec. 
4, 1944; asst. disbursing agt. Sept. 1, 1946; For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; class ten 
Feb. 23, 1947 ; class nine and fiscal disbursing officer 
at Paris Nov. 14, 1948 ; class six and disbursing officer 
at Paris Mar. 20, 1949 ; married. 

DeGolia, Darwin J. — b. Oakland, Calif., July 18, 
1904 ; Yale U., Ph.B. 1927 ; asst. U.S. trade commr. at 
San Juan, P.R., and Singapore 1929-33 ; admin, officer, 



Social Security Bd., 1936-38 ; statistician, U.S. Public 
Health Ser., 1938-40 ; divisional asst., Dept. of State, 
1940 ; Econ. Defense Bd. 1941 ; app. divisional asst. at 
$4,600 (P-5) In the Dept. of State Nov. 6, 1941; for. 
trade specialist Jan. 20, 1945 ; divisional asst. July 1, 
1947 ; asst. on mil. programs Nov. 2, 1947 ; GS-12 Oct. 
30, 1949. — MD. 

DeGooyer, John G., Sr. — b. Aug. 11, 1911; aiip. org. 
and methods examiner, GS-13, in the Dept. of State 
Nov. 14, 1949. — FE. 

Degraff, Raymond A. — app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class two and assigned to Scientific Research Div., 
Mil. Security Bd., at Berlin, Nov. 13, 1949. — HICOG. 

Dehn, Ervin N. — b. St. Louis, Mo., July 25, 1917; 
business-sch. grad. ; George Washington U., B.A. 1947, 
M.A. 1949; elk. 1936-37; app. elk. at .$1,440 in the 
Dept. of State Sept. 16, 1937 ; at $1,620 May 25, 1938 ; 
at $1,800 Oct. 19, 1939; at $1,860 Oct. 1, 1941; divi- 
sional asst. at $2,000 Dec. 1, 1941 ; admin, asst. at 
$2,600 Apr. 16, 1942 ; at $2,900 {CAF-8) May 1, 1943 ; 
furlough for mil. ser. (U.S.M.C.) Jan. 21, 1944-May 8, 
1940 ; personnel technician, CAF-11, May 8, 1946 ; per- 
sonnel officer, CAF-12, Apr. 4, 1948; resigned Mar. 31, 
1949 ; personnel officer, ECA, 1949 ; app. personnel of- 
ficer, CAF-13, in the Dept. of State Oct. 17, 1949 ; 
GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949.— FP. 

Deibel, Paul. — b. Columbus, Ohio, June 13, 1919 : 
hign sch. ; Ohio State U. 1937-41 ; U.S. Army 1941-46, 
maj., overseas ser. ; transport officer, OMGUS, 1946- 
49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class five and 
assigned as program analyst, Field Operations Div., 
Office of Land Commr. for Bavaria, at Munich Oct. 16, 
1949.— HICOG. 

Deike, Mildred Viola. — b. Guelph, Ont., Canada, of 
Am. parents, May 10, 1890 ; Guelph Coll. Inst. ; Wash- 
ington Missionary Coll. 1 yr. ; app. elk. at §900 in the 
Dept. of State Oct. 22, 1917 ; at $1,000 Dec. 1, 1917 ; 
at $1,200 Mar. 1, 1918; at $1,000 Jan. 6, 1919; at 
$1,200 Mar. 1, 1919 ; at $1,400 Aug. 6, 1920 ; at $1,600 
Sept. 1, 1922 ; at $1,800 July 1, 1924 ; at $1,920 Mar. 1, 
1927 ; at $1,980 July 1, 1928; at $2,100 July 3, 1930 ; 
at $2,200 Aug. 1, 1936 ; at $2,300 Apr. 16, 1939 ; at 
$2,400 Oct. 1, 1941 ; admin, asst. at $2,600 May 1, 
1942 ; at $2,700 Jan. 1, 1944 ; at $3,090 July 1, 1945 ; 
at $3,200 July 1, 1945 ; personnel technician, CAF-9, 
Mar. 5, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight as- 
signed as admin, asst. at Toronto Apr. 19, 1948. 

Deimel, Henry L., Jr. — b. New York, N.Y., June 7, 
1899 ; schs. in Belgium and England ; U. of Calif., A.B. 
1920, Ph.D. 1923; U.S. Army Aug.-Dec. 1918; teach- 
ing fellow, U. of Calif., in econ. 1920-22, in for. trade 
1922-23; research 1922-23; asst. chief, Div. of For. 
Tariffs, Dept. of Com., 1923-31 ; app. divisional asst. 
at $4,600 in the Dept. of State Mar. 16. 1931 ; econ. 
analyst at $5,600 Nov. 1, 1934 ; asst. chief, Div. of Trade 
Agreements, May 27, 1935; at $6,500 Mar. 1, 1936; 
mem., Conim. for Reciprocity Information, 1937-41; at 
$7,000 June 16, 1940 ; asst. chief, Div. of Cml. Treaties 
and Agreements. July 1, 1940 ; dir., Div. of Econ. 
and Statistics, U.S. Maritime Commn., 1941-45; ad- 
viser to V. pres.. Allied Control Commn. for Italy, 1943- 



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44; app. adviser on shipping at $8,000 (P-8) in the 
Dept. of State Feb. 1, 1945 ; adviser, Office of Trans- 
port and ComnuDication&, Apr. 20, 1947 ; special asst., 
Office of Near Eastern and African Affairs, July 27, 
1947 ; For. Ser. officer of class two, cons, of career, and 
see. in the Diplo. Ser. and assigned to the Dept. Sept. 
22, 1949 ; politico-econ. adviser, Bu. of Near Eastern, 
S. Asian and African Affairs, Oct. 3, 1949 ; couns. of 
emb. for econ. affairs at New Delhi Nov. 2, 1949 ; 
married. 

Dejmal, Francis. — b. Haddam, Kans., Oct. 19, 1911 ; 
business sch. , Benjamin Franklin U., A.B.A. 1941 ; 
teacher in public schs. 1933-37 ; bookkeeper and elk. 
for laundry 1937-40 ; elk., Navy Dept., 1941-46 ; U.S. 
Navy 1942-46; app. accountant and auditor, CAF-7, 
in the Dept. of State, Apr. 26, 1946 ; CAr-9 June 30, 
1946 ; field examiner, CAF-11, June 27, 1948 ; GS-11 
Oct. 30, 1949.— DF. 

Dekreon, Joseph M. — b. Ottawa, 111.. Aug. lo. 1923 ; 
Bradley Polytechnic Inst. 1942 ; U.S. Merchant Marine 
Acad., B.S. 1944 ; asst. port rep., War Shipping Admin., 
1944-45 ; port rep., U.S. Maritime Commn., 1945-47 ; 
port dir., OMGUS, 1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class six and assigned as maritime security officer, 
Office of Land Commr. for Bremen, at Bremen Oct. 16, 
1949; married. — HICOG. 

de Lambert, Richard Marmaduke. — b. White Plains, 
N.Y., June 29, 1893 ; Raton High Sch. grad. ; business 
sch. ; Georgetown U. 1 yr. ; Am. U. 2 yrs. ; sec. and elk. 
with mining and railway cos., 1913-15 ; elk. in Am. 
leg. at Teheran 1915-21 ; app. sec. of emb. or leg. of 
class four and assigned to the Dept. Dec. 12, 1923 ; 
to Quito Feb. 4, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class eight 
and 3d sec. at Quito July 1, 1924 ; at San Josg, Costa 
Rica, Oct. 30, 1926 ; at San Salvador Oct. 16, 1928 ; to 
the Dept. June 13, 1929 ; class seven Dec. 19, 1929 ; 
2d sec. at Habana, temp., Sept. 20, 1933 ; 2d sec. at 
Lima Sept. 19, 1933 ; class six Apr. 1, 1937 ; cons. 
Dec. 1, 1937 ; cons, at Antwerp June 3, 1938 ; at Tahiti 
Sept. 19, 1941 ; class five Feb. 1, 1942 ; class four July 
16, 1944 ; 1st sec. and cons, at Lima Mar. 29, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons, at 
Valparaiso Feb. 28, 1950 ; married. 

Delgado, Mucio F. — b. El Paso, Tex., Dec. 16. 1910 ; 
U. of Ariz., B.A. 1934, grad. work 1934-35 ; radio 
work 1937- ; gen. mgr. of broadcasting co. 1941-42 ; 
program officer. Office of Inter-Am. Affairs, 1942-43 ; 
radio program officer, Office of War Information, 1943- 
45 ; transferred to the Dept. of State as radio program 
officer, CAF-14, Jan. 1, 1946 ; chief of radio program 
branch, CAF-15, May 16, 1948 ; mem. of U.S. Comm. of 
Provisional Frequency Bd. ; mem. of subcomm. of Int. 
Telecommunication Union ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 ; mar- 
ried. — IBD. 

Delgado-Arias, Domingo Eugene. — b. San Juan, P.R., 
Aug. 18, 1909; Central High Sch. (San Juan, P.R.) 
grad. ; U. of P.R., B.S. 1932, grad. work 1933-34 ; U. of 
Paris 1932-33 ; U. of Madrid 1934-36 ; research asst., 
Columbia U., 1936-38 ; translator for bank 1937 ; instr. 
in Romance languages in high sch.. Coll. of City of New 
York, 1937-42 ; lecturer, Fordham U.. 1938- ; app. jr. 
cultural-relations asst. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and 



assigned at Caracas July 15, 1942 ; cultural-relations 
att. at Caracas Oct. 11, 1943 ; public-affairs officer at 
Caracas July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of class 
four Nov. 13, 1946 ; asst. public-affairs officer at Lima 
Apr. 24, 1947 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 1, 1947 ; 2d 
sec. at Lima Oct. 19, 1947 ; U.S. del. Int. Symposium 
on High Altitude Biology, Lima, 1949 ; to the Dept. 
Feb. 24, 1950; married. 

de Lima, Cavid Athruse. — b. Stamford, Conn., Apr. 
2, 1898; Metuchen (N.J.) High Sch. grad.; U.S.M.C. 
1917-19, overseas ser. ; mgr. of investment dept. 1922- 
38, of bond dept. 1938-39, and owner 1939-42 of 
investment cos. ; app. jr. econ. analyst in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary and assigned at Santiago Aug. 25, 1942 ; 
econ. analyst at Asuncion Sept. 2, 1943 ; For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; att. at Rio de 
Janeiro May 23, 1947 : married. 

Belitala, Claudio. — b. in Italy, Feb. 23, 1894 ; natu- 
ralized 1918 ; Creighton U., LL.B. 1919 ; mem. of bar of 
Mo. ; U.S. Army 1918-19 ; atty., private practice 1919- 
44, War Manpower Commn. 1944-45, European War 
Crimes Commn. 1946-48 ; summary court judge 1948, 
magistrate 1948-49, OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff offi- 
cer of class seven and assigned as magistrate, U.S. 
High Commn. Courts, at Regensburg Nov. 13, 1949 ; 
class six Jan. 22, 1950.— HICOG. 

DeLong, Gladys Pember (Mrs.) — -b. Granville, N.Y. ; 
high-sch. grad. ; Mt. Holyoke Coll., A.B. 1930 ; George 
Washington U. Law Sch. 1930-31 ; asst. examining 
elk. 1930-33, asst. examiner in charge 1933-42, re- 
view and negotiating officer 1942, civil ser. rep. 1942- 
43, Civil Ser. Commn. ; chief of employment div., Office 
of War Information, 1943-45 ; transferred to the Dept. 
of State as employee-relations officer, CAF-12, Aug. 
31, 1945 ; act. admin, officer. Area Div. I, Jan. 1, 1946 ; 
admin, officer June 30, 1946 ; admin, officer, Public Af- 
fairs Overseas Program Staff, June 28, 1948 ; GS- 
12 Oct. 30, 1949.— IE. 

De Long, Howard G. — b. Los Angeles, Calif., Nov. 30, 
1910 ; high-sch. grad. ; radio sch. 1929-30 ; licensed 
radio operator 1930 ; radio operator 1930-33, chief en- 
gineer 1933^2 for broadcasting cos. ; engineer. Office 
of War Information, 1942-45 ; transferred to the Dept. 
of State as master control engineer, P-5, Jan. 1, 1946 ; 
chief of operations section. CAF-13, Dec. 26, 1948 ; 
GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — IBD. 

Delp, Richard P. 0. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., May 1, 
1899 ; Upper Darby High Sch. grad. ; electrician in 
dept. store 1919-22 ; engineer and transmitter super- 
visor for radio station 1922-48 ; app. radio trans- 
mitter operator, CAF-11, in the Dept. of State Oct. 6, 
1949 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— IBD. 

Delree, Andree F. — b. Namur, Belgium, July 8, 1908 ; 
naturalized 1929; Nazareth Acad. (Rochester, N.Y.) 
grad. ; elk. for trust co., Brussels, 1930-35 ; app. elk. 
in Am. emb. at Brussels Dec. 27, 1935 ; resigned May 
10, 1937 ; reapp. elk. at Brussels July 1, 1939 ; at Casa- 
blanca July 30, 1941 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; class ten and admin, asst. at 
Casablanca July 11, 1948 ; class eight May 15, 1949 ; 
class nine Oct. 2, 1949. 



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Demaitre, Edmond. — b. Satoraljaujholy, Hungary, 
Feb. 24, 1906 ; naturalization in process ; U. Francis 
Joseph, Szeged, Hungary. LL.D. and B.S. 1928; diplo- 
matic correspondent in Paris 1930—37 ; correspondent 
for French newspaper 1938-40 ; staff correspondent for 
London newspaper 1940-47 ; author ; app. radio script 
writer, CAF-11, in the Dept. of State, Jan. 1, 1949; 
GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949. — IBD. 

DeHartin, Dennis C. — b. Hamden, Conn., June 26, 
1921; high sch. ; U. of Md. 1949; salesman 1939- 
41 ; expediter for munitions co. 1941-42 ; U.S.M.C. 
1942-4.5, overseas ser. ; adniiii. asst. 1946-47, employee 
relations adviser 1948-49, OMGUS ; salesman for in- 
vestment Corp. 1947 ; app. For. Ser. Staff oflicer of 
class eight and assigned as space management exam- 
iner, Office of Admin., at Frankfort ou the Main Oct. 
16, 1949. — HICOG. 

Dembo, Morris. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., June 20, 1918; 
Boys High Sch. grad. ; Coll. of City of New York, B.S.S. 
1939 ; Columbia U. 1939-41, 1946-47 ; Trinity Coll. 
of Music, London, 1946; teacher 1941, 1946-47; U.S. 
Army 1942-46, overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer of 
class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Sept. 6, 1947 ; to the Dept. Oct. 1. 1947 : v.c. at Bombay 
Nov. 7, 1947; 3d sec. at Pretoria May 16, 1949; 
married. 

Demhski, Edward J. — b. Yonkers, N.Y., Oct. 21, 1910 ; 
high sch. grad. ; Pace Inst. 1927-29 ; elk. for trust co. 
1928-29 ; accountant for corp. 1930-42 ; U.S. Army 
1042—45, overseas ser. ; chief of section 1946—49, ac- 
countant 1949, OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class seven and assigned as accountant, Office of 
Admin., at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; mar- 
ried.— HICOG. 

Deming, Olcott Hawthorne. — b. Westchester, N.Y., 
Feb. 28. 1909 ; The Loomis Sch. grad. ; Rollins Coll., 
B.A. 1933 ; U. of Tenn., grad. work, 1935-37 ; research 
asst., Tenn. Valley Authority, 1935-37 ; Instr. in Span, 
and Eug., Fairfleld Country Day Sch. and Edgewood 
Sch., 1937—41 ; leader of student groups to Europe, 
Experiment in Int. Living, summers 1938, 1939, and 
1940 ; del., New Education Fellowship Conf., Ann 
Arbor, Mich., 1941 ; program officer, Office of Co- 
ordinator of Inter-Am. Affairs, 1941-43 ; app. divisional 
asst. at $3,800 in the Dept. of State Nov. 22, 1943 ; 
at $4,600 Apr. 1, 1944 ; long-range planning analyst 
at $5,600 (P-6) Apr. 1, 1945; act. exec, sec. Inter- 
departmental Conini. on Scientific and Cultural Co- 
operation, Jan. 15, 1946 ; exec, sec, P-7, Jan. 26, 

1947 ; For. Ser. officer of class three, cons, of career, 
and sec in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 24, 1948 : to the Dept. 
Apr. 12, 1948 ; 1st sec. and cons, at Bangkok Aug. 19, 

1948 ; married. 

De Monteverde, George Louis. — b. Lisbon, Portugal, 
Apr. 27, 1908 ; naturalized 1941 ; schs. in Europe ; U. 
of Santiago, Chile ; U. of Frankfort, Germany ; U. of 
Cincinnati ; flying-sch. operator 1934-37 ; real-estate 
broker 1937—41 ; chief instr. in navigation and mete- 
orology. Civilian Pilot Training Program, 1942—43 ; 
U.S. Army 1943-46, capt. ; mfrs. rep. in Europe 1946- 
48 ; app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class five and 
assigned as asst. att. at Buenos Aires Nov. 23, 1949 ; 
married. 



Dempsey, John M — b. Philadelphia, Pa., June 30, 
1910; Collingswood High Sch. (N.J.) ; Villanova Coll. 
1934-36 ; supervisor, Fed. Reserve Bank, 193.3-42 ; U.S. 
Army 1942-44 ; accountant 1945—16 ; auditor, UNRRA 
1946-47, OMGUS 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class seven and assigned as auditor-accountant 
(ECA), Office of Eoon. Affairs, at Frankfort on the 
Main Nov. 9, 1949. — HICOG. 

Dempsey, Joseph John. — b. Chicago, 111., Oct. 16, 
1912 ; Loyola U., Ph.B. 1940, M.A. 1942 ; statistician 
for brokerage firm 1936-40 ; lecturer, Loyola U., 1940- 
43 ; U.S. Navy 1942, ens. ; as.st. sales promotion mgr. 
for utilities co. 1943—46; dir. of Instituto Cultural 
Dominico-Americano in Ciudad Trujillo and Dept. of 
State grantee 1947-48 ; app. For. Ser. Reserve officer 
of class five and assigned as asst. att. at Panamfl 
Dec. 4, 1948; married. 

Denby, James Orr. — b. Peking, China, of Am. par- 
ents, Aug. 30, 1896; Westminster Sch.; Princeton U., 
n.A. 1919; George Washington U., M.A. 1921; U. S. 
Army 1917-19 ; app. sec. of emb. or leg. of class four 
Aug. 24, 1921 ; to the Dept. Sept. 8, 1921 ; 3d sec 
at Tokyo Jan. 31, 1922 ; at Athens July 23, 1923 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class eight and 3d sec. at Athens July 1, 
1924 ; class seven Aug. 8, 1924 ; class six Oct. 19, 
1926 ; 2d sec. at Managua Nov. 1, 1926 (canceled) ; at 
Peking Jan. 21, 1927 ; class five July 24, 1930 ; 2d sec. 
at Dublin Dec. 26. 1930 ; 1st sec. at Dublin June 23, 
1931 ; cons. Nov. 6, 1936 ; For. Ser. officer at Cape- 
town Nov. 10, 1936 ; cons, at Capetown Nov. 21, 1936 ; 
class four Aug. 16, 1941 ; 1st sec. at Bucharest Nov. 
27, 1941 (canceled) ; 1st sec at Pretoria in addition 
to duties as cons, at Capetown Dec. 31, 1942 ; to the 
Dept. Aug. 11, 1943 ; For. Ser. officer, office of U.S. 
pel. adviser, staff of Supreme Allied Comdr., Medi- 
terranean Theater, Dec. 28, 1944 ; class three May 16, 
1945 ; couns. of mission at Vienna May 7, 1946 ; 
couns. of leg. at Vienna Sept. 7, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; to the Dept. Feb. 24, 
1949 ; married. 

DeNeufville, Lawrence. — b. London, England, Apr. 9, 
1913 ; naturalized 1940 ; O.xford, B.A. and M.A., 1934 ; 
Harvard U. 1934-35 ; editor for Brit, press assn. 1935- 
40 ; editor for corp. 1940—44 ; deputy dir. of intelli- 
gence and mil. govt, consultant, OMGUS, 1945-49 ; 
app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class two and assigned 
as chief of div.. Office of Intelligence, at Frankfort on 
the Main Oct. 16, 1949. — HICOG. 

Denis, Louis Mallie. — b. Baltimore, Md., Aug. 29, 
1913 ; Columbus U. 1934-35 ; bookkeeper 1929-34 ; 
auditor. Home Owners' Loan Corp., 1934-37 ; head 
teller and admin, asst. in bank 1937—43 ; app. elk. 
in Am. emb. at La Paz Dec. 16, 1942 ; v.c at La Paz 
Sept. 18, 1943 ; at Cairo Oct. 13, 1944 ; at Istanbul 
May 28, 1945 ; v.c, admin, asst., and special dis- 
bursing agt. at Mexico City July 2. 1945 ; chief of trans- 
portation audit section, CAF-10, Oct. 21, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class four and assigned as att. 
at Caracas Dec. 1, 1947 ; married. 

Denlson, Carol H. — b. Kansas City, Mo., Oct. 10, 1910 ; 
U. of Toronto, B.A. 1032 ; sch. for teachers 1934-35 ; 
Columbia U., summer 1937 ; N.Y.U. 1940-41 ; asst., 
museum of fine arts, 1933-34; teacher 1935-40; script 



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writer, Navy Dept., 1942-45 ; staff writer and editor 
1945_47, producer and partner 1947-48, with film co. ; 
visiting expert, OMGUS, 1948 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class five and assigned as cultural affairs 
adviser, Public Affairs Div., Education and Cultural 
Relations Div., at Bad-Nauheim Oct. 16, 1949. — HICOG. 

Dennis, Alfred Pearce. — b. Princess Anne, Md., Mar. 
27, 1915 ; Western High Sch. (D.C.) grad. ; Blair Acad, 
grad. ; Princeton U., A.B. 1938 ; D. of Grenoble, sum- 
mer 1937 ; U. of Chicago, grad. work 1939-41 ; re- 
porter for newspaper 1938-39 ; U.S. Navy 1942-46, 
It. ; app. v.c. in the For. Ser. and assigned at Munich 
Jan. 29, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; v.c. at Oslo Dec. 30. 1946 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class five, v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. and 2d sec. at Oslo in addition to duties 
as v.c. Feb. 18, 1947 ; exec, officer and v.c. at Genoa 
Jan. 19, 1950 ; married. 

Dennis, Earl A. — b. Bloomdale, Ohio, June 9, 1902 ; 
Bloomdale High Sch. grad. ; Coll. of Wooster, A.B. 
1925 ; U. of Chicago, Ph.D. 1934 ; instr. in biology, 
Tusculum Coll. (Tenn.) 1927-28, Allegheny Coll. (Pa.) 
1928-31 ; grad. asst. in biology, U. of Chicago, 1931- 
34 ; prof, of biology, 1935-45, dean of Coll. of Arts and 
Scis. 1940-45, Am. U. ; civilian instr. in biology, Bi- 
arritz Am. Army U., France, 1945-46 ; app. biology 
specialist, P-5, in the Dept. of State July 15, 1946 ; 
adviser on sci. and technology, P-6, Jan. 26, 1947 ; 
head, professors section, Div. of Int. Exchange of Per- 
sons, Mar. 9, 1947 ; act. asst. chief, Div. of Int. Ex- 
change of Persons, Mar. 24, 1947 ; For. Ser. Reserve 
officer of class four assigned as att. at Wellington Nov. 
15, 1948 ; married. 

Dennis, Earl Monroe, Jr. — b. Uniontown, Pa., June 15, 
1922 ; Eastern High Sch. (Washington, D.C.) ; Ben- 
jamin Franklin U. 1946-48; U.S. Army 1940-45, 1st 
It. ; property officer, War Assets Admin., 1945-47 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eleven and assigned 
as admin, asst. at Praha Oct. 11, 1948 ; class nine and 
For. Ser. Staff officer at Praha Jan. 22, 1950 ; married. 

Dennis, John Michael. — b. Wilkes-Barre, Pa., July 
29, 1922 ; James M. Coughlin High Sch. grad. ; Prince- 
ton U., A.B. 1947 ; U.S. Army 1943-45, overseas ser. ; 
app. For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 21, 1947 ; to the Dept. 
Aug. 28, 1947 ; v.c. at Hamburg Oct. 14, 1947. — HICOG. 

Dennison, Eleanor E. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y. ; Mary 
Reid Sch. grad. ; U. of Denver, A.B. 1925, A.M. 1930 ; 
Stanford U., Ph.D. 1941 ; Zimmern Sch., Geneva ; instr. 
U. of Denver, 1930-35 ; research asst.. Inst, of Pacific 
Relations, 1938 ; principal program sec, Nat. League 
of Women Voters, 1941-44 ; app. special asst. to the 
exec. sec. Exec. Comm. on Econ. For. Policy, at $4,600 
in the Dept. of State Aug. 14, 1944 ; asst. to the exec 
sec. at $5,600 (P-6) May 24, 1945: act. exec sec. 
Nov. 1, 1946 : chm., secretariat of the Exec. Comm. 
on Econ. For. Policy. P-7, June 29, 1947 ; exec. sec. 
Exec. Comm. on Econ. For. Policy and Interdepart- 
mental Comm. on Int. Social Policy, P-8, Nov. 14, 
1948 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949.— B. 



De Palma, Samuel. — b. Rochester, N.Y., June 22, 
1918 ; Madison High Sch. grad. ; U. of Rochester, A.B. 
1940 ; Am. U. 1940—42 ; editorial asst. for news maga- 
zine 1941 ; econ. analyst. War. Dept., 1941^4 ; air 
intelligence specialist. Army Air Forces, 1944—45 ; app. 
specialist on int. org. affairs, P-6, in the Dept. of State 
Nov. 26, 1945 ; expert on int. org. affairs, P-7. Aug. 21, 
1949 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — UNE. 

Depenbrock, John F. — b. Washington, D.C, Apr. 30, 
1912 ; prep. sch. grad. ; business sch. ; Columbus U. Law 
Sch. 1933-34 ; Georgetown U. 1937-40 ; elk., Treas. 
Dept., 1935—42 ; procurement officer. Office of Govt. Re- 
ports, Mar .-June 1942 ; asst. security officer 1942-45, 
admin, officer 1945, Office of War Information ; trans- 
ferred to the Dept. of State as act. admin, officer, 
CAF-12, Aug. 31, 1945; act. admin, officer, Div. of 
Exchange of Persons, Jan. 1, 1946 ; admin, officer Oct. 
6, 1946; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949; for. management spe- 
cialist, GS-13 Jan. 22, 1950 ; married. — NEA. 

Dermody, Patricia Jane. — b. Lillooet, B.C., Canada, 
Jan. 17, 1911 ; naturalized 1935 ; Granby Bay High 
Sch. ; business-sch. grad. ; George Washington U. 1941- 
42 ; sec, Dept. of Com. 1938-43, Exec. Office of Pres. 
1943-44 ; asst. to dir., office of contract settlement. 
Office of War Mobilization and Reconversion, 1944-46 ; 
admin, asst.. Veterans Admin., 1946 ; personal asst. to 
pres.. Int. Bank for Reconstruction and Development, 
1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight and 
assigned as admin, asst. at Berlin June 27, 1949 ; 
admin, asst. at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949. — 
HICOG. 

Derrick, Marvin A. — b. Mangum, Okla., Oct. 21, 1897 ; 
Mangum High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; elk. in 
the For. Ser. 1918-20, in the Dept. of State 1921-24 ; 
app. special archives collator In the For. Ser. Jan. 21, 
1924 ; in Latin Amer. 1924—25 ; In Czechoslovakia, 
Denmark. Finland, Norway, and Sweden, 1925-27 ; at 
Cairo Jan. 10, 1928 ; at Constantinople Dec. 19, 1928 ; 
at Prague, temp., June 30, 1930 ; at Helsinki Feb. 14, 
1938 ; elk. at Helsinki July 1, 1939 ; at Mexico City 
Nov. 14, 1940 ; admin, officer at Mexico City Feb. 10, 
1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven Nov. 13, 
1946. 

Derry, Charles Hall. — b. Macon, Ga., June 14, 1900 ; 
Lanier High Sch. grad. ; U.S. Navy 1918-19 ; account- 
ing 1919-22 ; app. v.c. of career of class three May 26, 
1922 ; v.c. at Santa Marta Aug. 28, 1922 ; cons. asst. 
and detailed to the Dept. Aug. 14, 1923 ; For. Ser. offi- 
cer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; v.c. of career Jan. 6, 1927 ; 
class eight June 30, 1927 ; cons. July 16, 1927 ; cons, at 
Paris June 2, 1928 ; class seven Oct. 16, 1929 ; class six 
July 1, 1931 ; cons, at Mazatlfin Dec. 21, 1933 ; at 
Perth Aug. 25, 1937 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec 1, 
1937 ; class five Mar. 1, 1939 ; cons, at Sydney July 
5, 1941 ; class four Nov. 16, 1943 ; class three 
May 19, 1946; For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13, 
1946 ; cons. gen. May 15, 1947 ; cons. gen. at Calcutta 
June 23, 1947 ; class two Apr. 14, 1948 ; also cons, 
gen. at Nepal Nov. 19, 1948 ; married. 

de Seabra, Alexandre. — b. Mogofores, Portugal, Feb. 
1, 1885 ; naturalized 1941 ; lyc6es in Lisbon and 
Coimbra grad. ; Coimbra Theological Sem. 1900-5 ; 



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U. of Pa., grad. work 1929-33 ; private tutor In Lisbon 
1905-8 ; with for. dept. of bank, Vienna, 1!)0'J-19 ; mgr. 
in Lisbon for int. firm 1919-27 ; insp. of agencies for 
firm in Madrid 1928 ; instr., Temple U., 1929-44 ; app. 
profcsRsional writer at $3,800 (CAF-11) in the Dept. 
of State Nov. 1, 1944 ; cliief of Portuguese section. Cen- 
tral Translating Div., CAF-12, Nov. 23, 1945, Div. of 
Language Sers. Aug. 12, 1947 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
married. — TC. 

De Seabra, Alexandre Jos6. — b. Lisbon, Portugal, 
Sept. 29, 1917 ; naturalized 1943 ; Lyc6e National, 
Foix, France, 1934 ; U. of Toulouse, Baccalaureat &s 
Lettres 1936; U. of Pa., B.A. 1938. M.A. 1939; grad. 
work, U. of Tex. summer 1940. Columbia U. 1941-42 ; 
instr. in languages, U. of Miami 1939-41, New York 
U. 1941-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46 ; interpreter-translator, 
War Dept., 1946-47; app. interpreter, CAF-12, In 
the Dept. of State Nov. 18, 1947; GS-12 Oct. 30, 
1949.— TC. 

Desmond, Richard Clancy. — b. Lynn, Mass., Sept. 2, 
1916; Leesburg (Fla.) High Sch. grad.; Mass. State 
Coll., B.S. 1937 ; Yale U., M.F. 1939 ; forester, U.S. 
Forest Ser., 1930-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, capt., over- 
seas ser. : app. For. Sor. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. .July 19, 1946 ; to the Dept. 
Aug. 9, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 
1946 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Paris Dec. 3, 1946 ; class five 
and 2d sec. at Paris in addition to duties as v.c. Apr. 
14, 1948 ; v.c. at Algiers Nov. 23, 1949 ; married. 

DeSola, Alia. — b. Stendal, Germany, Sept. 26, 1902; 
ech. In Puerto Rico ; Bernard Coll., A.B. 1924 ; edi- 
torial asst. 1925 ; interviewer, writer, and managing 
editor 1925-26, editor 1926-27, special staff writer 
1937 for magazines ; research analyst for Informa- 
tion bu. 1941 ; radio program ofllcer and radio 
content editor. Office of Inter-Am. Affairs, 1942—45 ; 
producer-dir. of forum program with broadcasting co. 
1945—47 ; free-lance writer : app. radio .script editor, 
CAF-12, in the Dept. of State Jan. 4, 1949; GS-12 
Oct. 30, 1949. — IBD. 

de Souza, Waldemar Pinheiro. — b. July 18, 1897 ; app. 
act. cons. agt. at Manaos Nov. 1, 1948 ; cons. agt. 
Nov. 21, 1948. 

d'Estournelles de Constant, Paul. — b. Paris, France, 
June 8, 1897 ; naturalized 1940 ; U. of Paris, A.B. 1915, 
M.A. 1920; French Air Corps 1916-18, 1st It.; poet, 
author, and dramatic critic ; lecturer, Inst, of Int. 
Fducation and Assn. of Am. Colls., 1927-42 ; prof, of 
humanities and literature, Scripps Coll. 1927-30, Rol- 
lins Coll. 1933-40, Bennington ColL 1942-45; app. 
radio commentary writer, CAF-12, in the Dept. of 
State Dec. 23, 1946; resigned July 31, 1947; app. 
radio script editor, CAF-12, in the Dept. of State 
Nov. 4, 1948 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — IBD. 

Desvernine, Eugene. — b. New York, N.Y., Nov. 15, 
1915 ; Eastchester High Sch. ; Candler Coll. (Habana) 
grad. ; Duke U., B.A. 1937, LL.B. 1939 ; mem. of bar of 
N.Y. ; assoc. atty. in law firm 1939-42 ; app. special 
asst. in the Dept. of State July 1, 1942 ; at San Jos6 
Oct. 12, 1942 ; at Habana July 12, 1944 ; admin. 



oflicer and att. at Habana Feb. 10, 1946 ; B'or. Ser. 
Staff officer of class seven and att. at Habana Nov. 
13, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class five, v.c. of career, 
and sec. In the Diplo. Ser. June 10, 1947 ; 2d sec. and 
v.c. at Habana June 28, 1947 ; to the Dept. Feb. 24, 
1949; class four and cons. Apr. 21, 1949; married. — 
MID. 

Dethman, John P. H. — b. Tolstoy, S.Dak., Dec. 20, 
1910 ; busines.s-sch. grad. ; George Washington U., A.B. 
1942 ; educational adviser. Civilian Conservation. Corps, 
1934-36; stenog. for dress mfg. firm 1937-38; office 
mgr. for scales co. 1938-39 ; archivist, Nat. Archives, 
1940-44, 1948 ; assist, chief of unit. Office of Price 
Admin., 1944-47 ; sr. analyst, Civil Aeronautics Bd., 
1948-49 ; app. records retirement officer, GS-12, in the 
Dept. of State Dec. 19, 1949. — DC/R. 

Detwiler, Alvin Chapln. — b. Herndon, Va., Sept. 19, 
1901 ; Herndon High Sch. grad. ; buslness-sch. grad. ; 
U. of Va. 1919 ; Georgetown U. 1923 ; private studies 
In England and France ; teacher and tutor 1919-23 ; 
antique salesman 1923-27 ; importer 1928-41 ; antique 
restorer 1941-43 ; app. elk. in For. Ser. Auxiliary and 
assigned to the Dept. July 12. 1944 ; v.c. at San Luis 
Potosr Aug. 21, 1944 ; at Mexico City Nov. 3, 1944 ; 
resigned Dec. 21, 1945 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class eleven and assigned as v.c. at Ciudad Trujillo 
June 14, 1947 ; class nine Mar. 21, 1948 ; v.c. at Vienna 
Nov. 13, 1948; at Frankfort on the Main June 30, 
1949 ; class seven Jan. 22, 1950. — HICOG. 

Detwiler, Harry Lee. — b. Smullton, Pa., Feb. 3, 1904 ; 
Pa. State Coll., B.S. 1927, M.S. 1934; teacher 1927- 
40 ; U.S. Army 1940-^6, maj. ; education adviser. War 
Dept., 1946-47; officer, OMGUS, 1947-49; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned as resident 
oHJcer, Office of Land Commr. for Wiirttemberg-Baden, 
at Stuttgart Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Deuss, Edward Louis. — b. Kansas City, Mo., July 14, 
1897 ; U. of Wis., B.A. 1919 ; newspaper reporter 1919- 
25 ; for. correspondent 1925-43 ; liaison officer at Lon- 
don, Frankfort, and Paris for For. Econ. Admin. 194.3- 
45 ; chief of branch, OMGUS, 1946-48 ; chief of branch, 
Bipartite Control Office, 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class two and assigned as chief of manpower 
analysis branch. Office of Labor Affairs, at Frankfort 
on the Main Oct. 16, 1949. — HICOG. 

Devine, Frank James. — b. Albany, N.Y., June 30, 1922 ; 
Albany High Sch. grad. ; Renesselaer Polytechnic Inst, 
B.B.A. 1942 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; cer- 
tifying officer in the C.Z., War Dept., 1946-^8; app. 
For. Ser. officer of class six. v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Feb. 12, 1948 ; to the Dept. Mar. 10, 
1948 ; v.c. at Barranquilla May 11, 1948. 

Devine, John Edward. — b. Chicago, HI., Feb. 13, 1914 : 
Mount Carmel High Sch. grad. ; U. of Chicago, A.B. 
1935, M.A. 1936 ; fellow, London Sch. of Econ., 1937- 
38 ; Columbia U. 1939-40 ; personnel researcher, pub- 
lic admin, clearing house, 1935-36 ; personnel asst., 
Tenn. Valley Authority, 1936-37; fellow in docu- 
mentary films and assoc. dir. of film center. Rocke- 
feller Foundation, 1937-46 ; U.S. Army 1943^5, let 
It. ; app. admin, officer in the For. Ser. and assigned 



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at Cairo Oct. 14, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
eight and films and recordings officer at Cairo Nov. 
13, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class five, v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Sept. 6. 1947 : 2d sec. and 
v.c. at Cairo Oct. 4, 1947 ; to the Dept. Aug. 29, 1949 ; 
married. — PRS. 

De Vinna, Maurice A., Jr. — b. Apr. 12, 1907 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class nine and assigned as asst. 
chief of branch. Travel Control Div., Office of Pol. 
Affairs, at Wiesbaden Jan. 17, 1950. — HICOG. 

Dew, Walter A., Jr. — b. Belleville, 111., Nov. 30, 1921 ; 
Washington U., LL.B. 1947 ; mem. of bar of 111. ; deputy 
finance adviser, OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class seven and assigned as resident officer. 
Office of Land Commr. for Wiirttemberg-Baden, at 
Mosbach Oct. 16, 1949.— HICOG. 

DeWilde, John E. — b. Grand Rapids, Mich., May 7, 
1912; Western Mich. Coll., A.B. 1936; Mich. State 
Coll. 1938-39 ; admin, officer, asst. to regional dir., 
Central Admin. Sers. 1942-44 ; asst. to regional dir. 
of div. 1944-45, chief of div. 1945-46, dir. of div. 1946- 
48, War Assets Admin. ; deputy chief of div., OMGUS, 
194g_49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class one and 
assigned as budget and fiscal officer, Office of Admin., 
at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; deputy chief 
of div. Dec. 14, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

de Wolf, Francis Colt. — b. Aix-la-Chapelle, Germany, 
of Am. parents, Oct. 28, 1894 ; sch. in Belgium ; Hope 
St. High Sch. (Providence, R.I.) ; private tutors ; Har- 
vard U., A.B. 1918 ; Columbia U., LL.B. 1922 ; rep. 
of trust CO. in France 1918-19 ; asst. to the solicitor, 
Dept. of State, 1922-31 ; del., Anti-smuggling Conf., 
Ottawa, 1929 ; mem. of Secretariat of League of Na- 
tions, Geneva, 1931-34 ; lecturer on int. law, George 
Washington U., 1942-47 ; app. divisional asst. at 
$4,600 in the Dept. of State Feb. 2, 1935 ; rep., 5th 
meeting of Int. Telegraph Consulting Comm., War- 
saw, 1936 ; del., 4th meeting of Int. Radio Consulting 
Comm., Bucharest, 1937 ; U.S. rep., meeting of sub- 
comm. of League of Nations Advisory Comm. on Social 
Questions, Paris, 1937 ; del.. Int. Radio Conf. and Int. 
Telegraph and Telephone Conf., Cairo, 1938 ; at $5,600 
Aug. 29, 1938 ; U.S. rep., N. Am. Regional Radio-Engi- 
neering Meeting, Washington, 1941 ; mem.. Coordi- 
nating Comm., Defense Communications Bd., 1940-42 ; 
at $5,800 Oct. 1, 1941 ; alt. mem., Coordinating Comm., 
Bd. of War Communications, 1942-45 ; asst. chief, 
Div. of Int. Communications, Mar. 16, 1043 ; at $6,500 
May 16, 1943 ; chief. Telecommunications Div.. Jan. 
15, 1944 ; at $8,000 (P-8) Sept. 1, 1914 ; mem. of U.S. 
del., Bermuda Telecommunications Conf., 1945 ; chni., 
U.S. del., Five-Power Preliminary Telecommunica- 
tions Meeting, Moscow, 1946 ; informal four-power 
int. high-frequency broadcasting conf., Paris, 1946 ; 
y. chm., U.S. del.. Int. Radio Conf., Int. Telecommu- 
nication Conf., and Int. Conf. on High Frequency 
Broadcasting, Atlantic City, N. J., 1947 ; U.S. rep.. 
Admin. Council of Telecommunication Union, Geneva, 
1948 ; U.S. rep. 3d sess.. Admin. Council, Int. Tele- 
communication Union, Geneva, 1948 ; U.S. del., 2d 
sess., High Frequency Broadcasting Conf., Int. Tele- 
communication Union, Mexico City, 1948 ; v. chm., 
U.S. del.. Int. Admin. Telephone and Telegraph Conf. 



of ITU, Paris, 1949 ; chief, Telecommunications Policy 
Staff, Oct. 3, 1949; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949; married. — 
TD. 

Dexter, John Bendy. — b. Great Falls, Mont., June 17, 
1923; Gallatin County High Sch. (Bozeman) grad. ; 
Harvard U., A.B. 1947 ; U.S. Army 1943-45, 2d It. ; 
research analyst. War Dept., 1947 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. July 2, 1947 ; to the Dept. July 30, 1947 ; v.c. at 
Canton Sept. 12, 1947 ; at Istanbul Apr. 8, 1949. 

Deyman, Philbert. — b. Goldfleld, Nev., Dec. 15, 1908 ; 
Royal Gymnasium (Turin, Italy) grad. ; business-sch. 
grad. ; U. of Econ. and Cml. Sci., Turin, Italy, Ph.D. 
1935 ; app. messenger in the Am. consulate at Turin 
June 11, 1934 ; to the Dept. Sept. 8, 1941 ; elk. at 
Guayaquil Mar. 8, 1943 ; v.c. at Guayaquil Mar. 11, 
1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 
1946 ; v.c. at Milan Feb. 13, 1947 ; class eleven May 
5, 1947 ; class ten Mar. 7, 1948 ; at Belgrade Jan. 27, 
1950 ; class nine Feb. 5, 1950 ; married. 

de Zengotita, Juan. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Mar. 13, 
1914 ; Girard Coll. grad. ; Columbia U., A.B. 1938, Law 
Sch. 1938-39 ; stenog. and translator with insur. co. 
in P.R. 1931-32 ; elk. in oil co. 1933-34 ; personnel 
asst. in business firm 1939-40 ; office asst. in concrete 
CO., 1940-41 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941 ; v.c. 
at Habana Apr. 1, 1941 ; at Antilla, temp., Oct. 4, 
1941 ; at Habana Oct. 13, 1941 ; at Cucuta Feb. 21, 
1942 ; at Bucaramanga Dec. 11, 1942 ; 3d sec. and 
v.c. at La Paz Aug. 24, 1943 ; v.c. at Monterrey Feb. 
4, 1946 ; class eight May 19, 1946 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at 
Mexico City July 30, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
five Nov. 13, 1946 ; 2d sec. at Mexico City in addition 
to duties as v.c. May 1, 1947 ; to the Dept. Jan. 6, 
1948 ; 2d sec. and v.c. at London June 15, 1949 ; 
married. 

Diamond, Jay George. — b. LaFayette Hill, Pa., Dec. 
27, 1891 ; Conshohocken High Sch. grad. ; U. of Pa. 
1909-11 ; U.S. Army 1918-19 ; agri. statistician, Bu. 
of Agri. Econ., 1921-45 ; app. agri. officer in the For. 
Ser. Auxiliary and assigned to the Dept. Aug. 29, 1945 ; 
at Berlin Oct. 10, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
five Nov. 13, 1946 ; agri. att. at Athens Jan. 30, 1947 ; 
class four July 25, 1948 ; married. 

Diashyn, Irene S. (Mrs.) — b. Ukraine, Europe : nat- 
uralized ; Butler (Pa.) High Sch.; business-seh. grad.; 
George Washington U. 1932-34; sec. 1929 ; elk., Dept. 
of State. 1929-37 ; app. elk. at $1,440 in the Dept. of 
State Oct. 1, 1940 ; at $1,620 Mar. 16, 1941 ; at $1,800 
July 1, 1941; at $1,860 Jan. 1, 1943; admin, asst. at 
.?2,600 Mar. 1, 1943 ; head of code unit, Office of Asst. 
Sec. of State May 16, 1944, Div. of Cryptography Sept. 
20, 1944; at $2,700 Oct. 1, 1944; cryptographer Dec. 
16, 1944 ; cryptanalyst at $3,200 May 1, 1945 ; at 
$3,640 July 1, 1945 ; cryptographer, P-4, Apr. 3, 1949 ; 
GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— CY. 

Dibble, Philc— b. Layton, Utah, Aug. 15, 1913 ; U. of 
Utah, B.A., M.A. 1940; Am. U. 1940-41; missionary 
1933-36 ; trainee, Soil Conservation Ser., 1940-41 ; 
classification investigator. Farm Security Admin., 



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1941-42 ; U.S. Navy 1942-46, It., over.seas ser. ; app. 
elk. in the For. Ser. and assigned to the Dept. Jan. 9, 
1947 ; elk. at Bern Jan. 23, 1947 ; at Ziirich Mar. 11, 
1948 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class eiglit Mar. 4, 
1949 ; V. c. at Alexandria June 29, 1949. 

Dibrell, James Anthony. — b. Coleman, Tex., Nov. 18, 
1916; Thomas Jefferson High Sch. (San Antonio) 
grad. ; U. of Tex., B.B.A. 1940 ; auditor, U.S. Navy, 
1940-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, 1st It. ; Govt. ser. 1942- 
47 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight and as- 
signed to the Dcpt. Mar. 7, 1947 : asst. att. at Pretoria 
May 20, 1947 ; also asst. att. at Accra, Dar-es-Salaam, 
Elizabethville, Lagos, L6opoldville, Lourenco Marques, 
Luanda, Mombasa, Nairobi, and Tananarive July 1, 

1947 ; class seven Feb. 6, 1949 ; as.st. att. at Rio de 
Janeiro Aug. 25, 1949 ; class six Dec. 25, 1949 ; mar- 
ried. 

Dick, Harrison Lemingrton. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Feb. 
28, 1910 ; Cheltenham High Sch. (Elkins Park) grad. ; 
Temple U., B.S.C. 1933, grad. work 1933 ; U. of Gren- 
oble, 1936-37; mgr. of apartments 1937-40; coun- 
selor, Y.M.C.A., 1939-40 ; teller and correspondent in 
bank 1940-43 ; placement mgr. with personnel and 
employment sers.1943— 44 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary and assigned v.c. at Algiers Dec. 16, 1944 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13. 1946 ; 
class eleven May 5. 1947 ; v.c. at Malta, temp., Dec. 
1, 1947 ; at Algiers Mar. 19, 1948 ; at Brussels Apr. 22, 

1948 ; at Stuttgart Feb. 11, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Dickens, Robert Ward. — b. Bradford, 111., Aug. 12, 
1900 ; high sch. ; elk. and asst. for various cos. 1917- 
19 ; radio operator. Navy Dept., 1919-24 ; inspector 
1924, maintenance electrician 1924-27, electrician 
1927-28, for utilities cos. and for hotel ; with New 
York police dept. 1927 ; radio operator 1928-36, broad- 
casting tech. 1936-40, for broadcasting cos. ; attended 
radio sch. 1937-40 ; radio inspector 1942-43, wiring 
supervisor and laboratory technician 1943, sound en- 
gineer 1943-44, for mfg. cos. ; engineer. Office of War 
Information, 1944—45 ; transferred to the Dept. of 
State as maintenance engineer, P-4, Jan. 1, 1946 ; 
GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— IBD. 

Dickerson, Charles Estell, Jr. — b. Gill, Mass., Dec. 
12, 1898 ; Mt. Hermon Sch. ; Harvard U., A.B. 1920 ; 
Officers' Training Camp Oct.-Nov. 1918 ; teacher, 
Robert Coll., Constantinople, 1920-21 ; entered Bu. of 
For. and Dom. Com. Oct. 10, 1921 ; elk. to trade commr. 
at Athens July 1, 1922 ; asst. trade commr. at Athens 
Apr. 1, 1924 ; asst. cml. att. Apr. 28, 1927 ; cml. att. at 
Cairo Mar. 19, 1928 ; at Stockholm Dec. 17, 1935 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class four July 1, 1939 ; For. Ser. officer 
at Moscow Oct. 25, 1939 ; cons, of career and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; cons, and 1st sec. at 
Moscow Dec. 29, 1939 ; class three Feb. 1, 1942 ; to the 
Dept. Nov. 28, 1942 ; 1st sec. and cons, at Lisbon 
June 17, 1943 ; class two Aug. 13, 1945 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class two Nov. 13, 1946 ; couns. of leg. for 
econ. affairs at Pretoria Jan. 31, 1947 ; cons. gen. and 
cons. gen. at Johannesburg in addition to duties at 
Pretoria Mar. 4, 1947 ; couns. of leg. at Pretoria June 
17, 1948; couns. of emb. for econ. affairs Aug. 24, 

1949 ; married. 



Dickerson, Rosa Lee G. — b. Red Lodge, Mont., Sept. 

13, 1914 ; Laredo (Tex.) High Sch. ; business-sch. grad. ; 
Mary Hardin-Baylor Coll. ]9."i5-36; admin, asst., Tex. 
extension ser., 1937-39 ; admin, asst. and classification 
analyst. War Dept., 1942-45; app. elk. in the For. 
Ser. and assigned to the Dept. Nov. 14, 1945; elk. 
at Frankfort on the Main May 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class fourteen Nov. 13, 194G ; class twelve 
and admin, asst. at Frankfort on the Main Aug. 22, 
1948; admin, asst. at Johannesburg Dee. 27, 1948; 
class eleven and accountant at Johannesburg Nov. 27, 
1949. 

Dickins, Randolph, Jr b. Ft. Bliss, Tex., Nov. 14, 

1920; Ponce de Leon (Miami, Fla.) High Sch. grad.; 
U. of Miami, A.B. 1941 ; Berlitz Sch. of Languages, 
Geneva, 1947- ; U.S. Navy 1940-46, comdr., overseas 
ser. ; asst. div. chief. Veterans Admin., 1946-47 ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight and assigned as 
admin, asst. at Geneva Apr. 30, 1947 ; class seven Feb. 
5, 1950 ; married. 

Dickinson, Dwight. — b. Annapolis, Md., Dec. 13, 1916 ; 
sch. in Philippines ; Lawrenceville Sch. grad. ; Har- 
vard U., B.A. 1940 ; U.S. Navy 1941-46, It. comdr., 
overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 22, 1945 ; 3d 
sec. and v.c. at Mexico City Jan. 19, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946; class five and 2d 
sec. at Mexico City in addition to duties as v.c. Apr. 

14, 1948; v.c. at Curacao Mar. 11, 1949; married. 

Dickson, Connell. — b. May 7, 1918 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class nine and assigned at Munich Nov. 19, 
1949.— HICOG. 

Didlo, Raymond 0. — b. St. Joseph, Mo., Apr. 20, 1914 ; 
Macalester Coll., B.A. 1937 ; dept. mgr. in store 1937- 
38 ; sales mgr. for automobile agency 1938-41 ; U.S. 
Army 1941-47, capt., overseas ser. ; with OMGUS 1947- 
49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class five and as- 
signed as resident officer. Office of Land Commr. for 
Hesse, at Wiesbaden Oct. 16, 1949.— HICOG. 

Di Domenico, Peter. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Aug. 12, 
1916 ; U. of Pa., B.S. 1941 ; reporter for newspapers 
1941-43 ; asst. information specialist. Office of War 
Information, 1043-45 ; asst. information officer, U.S. 
Information Ser. 1945-46, Dept. of Army 1946-48; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned 
a'' asst. information officer at Trieste Jan. 14, 1948 ; 
married. 

Dieter, Arthur Christian. — b. Lauffen a/N, Germany, 
June 7, 1908 : naturalized 1943 ; educated at public and 
Latin schools, Lauffen a/N, Germany ; hotel manage- 
ment sch., Stuttgart, 1922-25 ; asst. foreman with 
chain grocery 1929-31 ; meat cutter with automat 
chain 1931-33 ; plant steward with meat co. 1933-43 ; 
U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class ten and assigned as admin, asst. at Seoul 
Jan. 1, 1949 ; class eight and chief of commissary 
section at Seoul May 1, 1949. 

Dietrich, Werner G. — b. Leipzig, Germany. Oct. 17, 
1918; naturalized 1936; U. of Minn., B.A. 1940, M.A. 
1942 ; teaching asst., U. of Minn., 1941-42 ; U.S. Army 



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1942-47, maj., overseas ser. ; deputy chief of div., 
OMGUS, 1947-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
six and assigned aa deputy chief, Office of Land 
Commr. for Hesse, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 
1949 ; class four Nov. 13, 1949.— HICOG. 

Dietz, George J b. St. Louis, Mo., Dec. 29, 1922 ; 

Principia Coll., B.S. 1946 : U. of Mo., grad. work 1947 ; 
Am. Inst, for For. Trade, cert. 1947 ; U.S. Army 1943- 
45, 1st It., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class twelve and assigned to the Dept. Feb. 8, 1948 ; 
asst. agri. officer at Buenos Aires Feb. 27, 1948 ; class 
ten and agri. analyst at Buenos Aires Nov. 28, 1948 ; 
asst. att. at Buenos Aires July 15, 1949 ; class nine 
Oct. 2, 1949 ; married. 

Dietz, William E. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Mar. 17, 
1917; George Washington U., A.B. 1947, grad. work 
1947- ; elk. 1935 ; app. messenger in the Dept. of 
State Oct. 7, 1935; elk. at $1,440 Aug. 9, 1937; at 
$1,500 Apr. 16, 1939; library asst. at $1,620 July 1, 
1940; at $1,680 Jan. 1, 1942; U.S. Army 1942-44; 
at $1,740 July 1, 1943 ; SP-5 Oct. 2, 1944 ; SP-6 Mar. 
24, 1945 ; librarian, P-2, July 28, 1946 ; P-3 Dec. 15, 
1946 ; comm. coordinating asst. Dec. 3, 1947 ; for. 
affairs analyst Aug. 8, 1948 ; P-4 Jan. 9, 1949 ; GS-11 
Oct. 30, 1949, married. — S/S. 

Diggins, John Robert, Jr. — b. Boston, Mass., Nov. 25, 
1921; Central High Sch. (Washington, D.C.) grad.; 
George Washington U. 1945-46; elk. for mercantile 
firms 1939-40, 1941-42 ; apprentice, Navy Dept., 1940- 
41 ; U.S. Navy 1942-45, overseas ser. ; adjudicator. 
Veterans Admin., 1945-46 ; field auditor, Dept. of 
Agri., 1946-47 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
fourteen and assigned to the Dept. Sept. 23, 1947 ; elk. 
at Puerto la Cruz Oct. 7, 1947 ; class eleven and v.c. at 
Puerto la Cruz June 26, 1948; married. 

Dilley, Charles A.— b. Sept. 17, 1899 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class five and assigned as business 
economist, Decartelization and Decouceutration Div., 
Office of Gen. Counsel, at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 
16, 1949.— HICOG. 

Dillingham, Sherburne. — b. Nantucket, Mass., May 
14, 1907 ; Hoosac Sch. grad. ; Williams Coll., B.A. 
1929 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 15, 1930 ; v.c at 
Habana Apr. 29, 1930; For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 27. 1930 
(canceled) ; For. Ser. Sch. Feb. 11, 1931; v.c. at Sao 
Paulo June 20, 1931 ; at Callao-Lima Apr. 12, 1935 ; at 
Buenos Aires Sept. 2, 1936; v.c. and 3d sec. at Asun- 
cion June 12, 193" ; class eight Aug. 17, 1938 ; v.c. at 
Habana June 12, 1941 (canceled) : 3d sec. at Caracas 
Oct. 3, 1941 ; class seven June 1, 1942 ; 2d sec. at Cara- 
cas Aug. 13, 1942; class six May 16, 1945; to the 
Dept. May 31, 1945 : class five May 19, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class four Nov. 13. 1946; cons. Sept. 16. 
1948; cons, at Winnipeg Sept. 27, 1948; 2d sec. and 
cons, at Montevideo Mar. 16, 1950 ; married. 

Dillon, Thomas Patrick. — b. Superior, Wis., June 28, 
1916 : Wilkinsburg High Sch. grad. : U. of Pittsburgh, 
B.A. 1937, M.A. 1938, grad. asst. 1937-38 ; Harvard U., 
M.A. 1940, grad. work 1940—41 ; app. For Ser. officer 



unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Mar. 20, 1941 ; v.c. at Toronto Apr. 1, 1941 ; detailed 
for special study (Harvard U.) June 25, 1942; 3d sec. 
and v.c. at Moscow (detailed, temp., to Kuibyshev) 
Nov. 10, 1942 ; v.c. at Vladivostok, temp., June 14, 

1943 ; near the Govt, of Poland established in England 
Feb. 2, 1945 ; class eight May 19, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
officer of class five Nov. 13, 1946 ; 2d sec. at Warsaw 
in addition to duties as v.c. Apr. 21, 1947 ; 2d sec. and 
v.c. at Bern Mar. 10, 1948 ; class four and cons, and 
cons, at Bern in addition to duties as 2d sec. Apr. 21, 
1949. 

Dimeo, Beatrice M. — b. Waverly, N.Y., May 3. 1916 ; 
U. of Pa., A.B., M.S. ; classification analyst. War Dept., 
1943-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven and 
assigned as classification officer, Office of Admin., at 
Frankfort on the Main Feb. 6, 1950. — HICOG. 

Director, Herman B. — b. Chicago, 111., Feb. 24, 1916 ; 
U. of Chicago, A.B. 1937, grad. work 1938-39 ; elk., 
Chicago Park Dist., 1938-41 ; procedural consultant, 
War Production Bd., 1941-43 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, 
capt., overseas ser. ; deputy chief of branch. Office of 
Housing Expediter, 1946-47 ; app. management an- 
alyst, CAF-13, in the Dept. of State Oct. 21, 1947; 
resigned Sept. 28, 1948 ; chief of branch, Dept. of 
Com., 1948-49 ; app. org. and methods examiner, 
CAF-14, in the Dept. of State June 21, 1949 ; GS-14 
Oct. 30, 1949, Married. — OD. 

Disher, Leo Siowers, Jr. — b. Feb. 24, 1912 ; app. For. 
Ser. Reserve officer of class five and assigned as asst. 
att. at Tehran July 28, 1949; married. 

Diven, Frederick Menkert. — b. Baltimore, Md., Feb. 
17, 1892 ; Frederick High Sch. ; U. of Va., LL.B. 1912 
mem. of bar of Md. ; instr. in law, U. of Va., 1913-14 
law practice 1914 17; advertising work 1916-17 
Officers' Training Camp Aug.-Nov. 1917 ; U.S. Naval 
Reserve Force 1918-19 ; app. elk. at $900 in the Dept. 
of State Mar. 24, 1919 ; at $1,000 July 1, 1919 ; at 
$1,200 May 1, 1920 ; at $1,400 Jan. 1, 1923 ; law elk. 
at $2,000 Feb. 10, 1923 ; at $2,250 Nov. 1, 1923 ; at 
$2,500 July 1, 1924 ; at $2,700 May 1, 1925 ; at $3,000 
Jan. 1, 1926 ; asst. to the solicitor Jan. 1, 1926 ; at 
$3,200 July 1, 1928 ; at $3,300 July 1, 1928 ; at $3,800 
Dec. 1, 1929 ; at $4,200 July 1, 1930 ; asst. to the legal 
adviser July 1, 1931 ; at $4,600 May 1, 1937 ; at $4,800 
June 1, 1939; at $5,000 (P-5) Jan. 1, 1942; atty.. 
P-6, Mar. 21, 1948 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — L. 

Dix, Adele E.- b. Baltimore, Md., Dec. 6, 1898; 
Business High Sell., business sch. ; George Washing- 
ton U. 2 yrs. ; teacher in business sch. 2 yrs. ; app. elk. 
in the Dept. of State Aug. 7, 1914 ; at $1,000 July 1, 
1916 ; at $1,200 Oct. 3, 1917 ; at $1,400 Mar. 1, 1919 ; 
at $1,600 Nov. 1, 1923; at $1,860 July 1, 1924; at 
$1,920 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,000 May 1, 1929 ; at $2,200 
July 1, 1930 ; at $2,300 July 3, 1930 ; at $2,400 Aug. 
1, 1936 ; at $2,500 Apr. 16, 1939 ; at $2,600 Oct. 1, 
1941 ; at $2,700 Apr. 1, 1943 ; asst. at $3,200 June 16, 

1944 ; elk. in Am. emb. at Paris Oct. 2, 1944 ; admin, 
asst. at Paris May 18, 1945 ; v.c. at Paris June 9, 

1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
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Dix, Charles A. — b. Milwaukee, Wis., Nov. 8, 1909 ; 
U. of Milwuakee, B.A. 1932, diploma in traffic econ. 
1935 ; highway supt. 1935-40, traffic supt. 1940-43, 
for tran.^portation cos. ; U.S. Army 1943-4G, maj., 
oversea.s ser. ; chief of transportation section, OMGUS, 
1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class three 
nntl as.'signed as transportation specialist, Industry 
Div.. Office of Kcon. Affairs, at Berlin Oct. IG, 1949; 
married. — IIICOG. 

Dix, Jefferson, Jr. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., July 10, 
1907 ; U. of Md. 1926-29 ; Columbus U., LL.B. 1934 ; 
insp. for mfg. co. 1929-32 ; fleld insp.. Fed. Civil Works 
Admn., 1933-34 ; audit elk.. Home Owners' Loan 
Corp., 1934-36 ; chief of sections and atty., Fed. Works 
Agency, 1936-43 ; app. admin, officer at $3,800 In the 
Dept. of State Aug. 24, 1943 ; at $4,300 July 1, 1945 ; 
at $4,520 July 1, 1945 ; resigned Aug. 18, 1946 ; admin, 
officer, Dept. of Commerce, 1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class three and assigned as budget and 
fiscal officer at Seoul Feb. 28, 1949 ; married. 

Dixon, Ben Franklin. — b. Durham, N.C., Nov. 21, 
1918 ; Broiighton High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; U. 
of N.C., A.B. 1939; U. of Va., grad. work 1939-40; 
studied under private tutor ; grad. fellow, U. of Va., 
1939-40 ; U.S.M.C. 1940-46, maj., overseas ser. ; spe- 
cial asst., War Assets Admin., 1946-47 ; app. conf. 
asst., P-5, in the Dept. of State Jan. 2, 1947 ; for. af- 
fairs specialist, P-6, Aug. 8, 1949 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 
1949 ; married. — GTI. 

Dixon, Huston, Jr. — b. Trenton, N.J., Nov. 20, 1910 ; 
Oilman Country Sch. grad. ; Georgetown D., B.S. (For. 
Ser.) 1937; asst. editor 1937-39, 1946, treas. and dir. 
1940-42, publishing co. ; U.S. Army 1942-45, overseas 
ser. ; app. editor, P-4, in the Dept. of State Mar. 31, 
1947; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— BI. 

Dixon, Roger Coit. — b. Hanover, N.H., July 13, 1914 ; 
Phillips Exeter Acad, grad ; Princeton U., A.B. 1936, 
M.A. 1940, Ph.D. 1942 ; fellow, Brookings Inst., 1940- 
41 ; economist, Dept. of Justice, 1941-42 ; air intelli- 
gence specialist. War Dept., 1942-45 ; app. econ. an- 
alyst in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned to the 
Dept. Dec. 16, 1944; economist, P-5, Oct. 11, 1945; 
chief, current analysis section, P-6. Int. Resources 
Div., Dec. 28, 1947; act. asst. chief of industry branch 
Jan. 3, 1949 ; act. chief, Int. Business Practices Policy 
Staff, Oct. 3, 1949 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — 
BP. 

Dixon, Eoyden Joseph, Jr.. — b. Washington, D.C., 
Nov. 29, 1910; McKinley Tech High Sch.; cert, in 
photography 1934 ; asst. production mgr. for cml. 
photographers 1925-35 ; chief of lalioratory, Dept. of 
Agri., 1935—40 ; photographic production mgr.. Office 
of War Information, 1940-43; U.S. Army 1943-46, 
overseas ser. ; app. production mgr., CAF— 9, in the 
Dept. of State Jan. 30, 1946 ; filmstrip production 
technician Mar. 30, 1946 ; visual display technician, 
CAF-11, June 27, 1948; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949; mar- 
ried. — INP. 

Dobyns, Edward P. — b. Mexico, Mo., June 19, 1916; 
St. Brendan's High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; George- 
town U., B.S. (For. Ser.) 1943, asst. mgr. for news 
agency, temp, periods, 1930-37 ; editorial work for 



magazine 1937-38 ; clk-typlst. Civil Ser. Commn., 1938- 
39 ; app. elk. at $1,440 in the Dept. of State July 17, 
1939 ; at $1,620 Oct. 19, 1939 ; at $1,800 Mar. 16, 1941 ; 
at $2,000 Apr. 16, 1942 ; admin, asst. at $2,600 Jan. 1, 
1943; furlough for mil. ser. Jan. 24, 1944-Mar. 15. 

1946 ; at $2,700 July 1, 1944 ; at $3,090 July 1, 1945 ; 
chief of contracts and leases section, CAF-7, .July 1, 
1945 ; admin, analyst, CAF-9, Mar. 15, 1946 ; CAF-11, 
May 4, 1947 ; CAF-12, Nov. 29, 1948 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class five, as.signed as att. at Dublin, Aug. 29, 
1949 ; married. 

Dodderidge, William H. — b. Council Grove, Kans., 
May 16, 1915 ; U. of Kans., A.B. 1937 ; admin, asst.. 
Office for Emergency Management, 1940-41 ; U.S. Army 
1941-45, It. col., overseas ser. ; admin, officer, Vet- 
erans Admin., 1945—47 ; app. for. affairs asst., P— 4, In 
the Dept. of State Mar. 29, 1948 ; divisional asst. P-5, 
Oct. 3, 1948 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — IC. 

Dodge, Henry Whitney. — b. Omaha, Nebr., Sept. 15, 
1917 ; Harvard U., B.S. 1941 ; U.S. Army 1943-45, 2d 
It. ; jr. pilot for airline 1942—46 ; corp. exec. 1946—49 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine and assigned 
to the Dept. Aug. 1, 1949 ; v.c. at Habana Oct. 5, 1949 ; 
married. 

Dodge, John Doane. — b. Evanston, 111., Oct. 25, 1916 ; 
Yale U., B.A. 1939 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, capt., over- 
seas ser. ; app. asst., cataloging and pricing, CAF-9, 
in the Dept. of State Mar. 28, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class eight and assigned to the Dept. Mar. 3, 

1947 ; asst. cons. att. at Algiers and also assigned to 
Dakar, Monrovia, and Tangier IMay 20, 1947 : to the 
Dept. Mar. 30, 1949 ; asst. att. at Mexico City Aug. 16, 
1949 ; married. 

Dodson, Price George, Jr. — b. Gallatin, Tenn., Dec. 19, 
1903; Amite High Sch. grad.; overseer and supt. for 
fruit CO. 1929-48 ; app. act. cons. agt. at Puerto 
Cortes Feb. 22, 1948 ; cons. agt. May 9, 1948 ; married. 

Doering, William F. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Oct. 24, 
1914 ; Washington Coll., B.A. 1938 ; Vanderbilt U., 
M.A. 1939, grad. work 1939-41 ; transportation agri. 
economist, Dept. of Agri., 1941-42 ; U.S. Army 1942- 
46, 1st It., overseas ser. ; processing and distributing 
specialist 1946-48, agri. econ. analyst 1948, deputy 
agri. adviser 1948-49, OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class four and assigned as agri. production 
specialist, Econ. Affairs Div., Office of Land Commr. 
for Wiirttemberg-Baden, at Stuttgart Oct. 16, 1949 ; 
married. — HICOG. 

Doherty, Edward Woods. — b. St. Louis, Mo., Apr. 18, 
1914 ; Christian Brothers Sch. grad. ; St. Louis U., B.S. 
1931 ; Harvard U., M.B.A. 1937 ; New Sch. for Social 
Research 1938-39 : research assoc. in investment coun- 
seling firm 1937-39 ; instr. in econ., Manhattanville 
Coll. of the Sacred Heart, 1939-40 ; jr. and asst. econo- 
mist, Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 1941 ; sr. economist, 
Office of Price Admin., 1941-42 ; U.S. Navy 1942-46, 
It., overseas ser. ; app. economist. P-6, in the Dept. of 
State Apr. 15, 1946 ; act. asst. chief, Div. of Financial 
Affairs, Dec. 9, 1946 ; asst. chief, P-7, Dec. 14, 1947 ; 
officer in charge of econ. affairs. Office of Northeast 
Asian Affairs, Oct. 3, 1949 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 : int. 
economist, GS-15, Feb. 19, 1950. — NA. 



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Doherty, Nona Lillian. — b. Washington, D.C. ; Mc- 
Kinley High Sch. grad. ; U. of Mich.. A.B. 1923 ; Am. 
U., grad. work 1929-30 ; scientific illustrating, Dept. 
of Agri., summers 1918-22, 1923-24 ; Library of Cong. 
1924-27 ; Dept. of Agri. Library 1927-28 ; app. library 
asst. at $2,000 in the Dept. of State Dec. 1, 1928 ; at 
$2,200 July 1, 1930 ; at $2,300 Aug. 1, 1936 ; at $2,600 
(P-2) Jan. 1, 1938 ; chief of reference and bibliographic 
research section, Dlv. of Research and Publication, 
P-4, July 28, 1946, Div. of Historical Policy Research 
Sept. 16, 1946 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— RE. 

Bokken, Nyal Cathleen.— b. Thief River Falls, Minn., 
Sept. 23, 1913 ; Lincoln High Sch. grad. ; Moorhead 
State Teachers Coll., cert, in elementary teaching, 
1934 ; George Washington U., B.A., 1939 ; clk.-stenog., 
Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 1935-40 ; occupational 
coder. Civil Ser. Commn., 1940-41 ; asst. personnel 
mgr.. War Dept., Feb-May 1941 ; occupational analyst, 
U.S. Employment Ser., 1941-42 ; asst. classification 
analyst. Office of War Information, 1942-43 ; U.S. Navy 
1943-46, It. ; transferred to the Dept. of State as asst. 
position classification analyst, CAF-7, Sept. 27, 1945 ; 
position analyst. CAF-9, Oct. 7, 1946 ; CAF-11 Dec. 
14, 1947 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class five and as- 
signed as classification officer, Personnel Div., Office of 
Admin., at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949. — 
HICOG. 

Dolan, Donald Weston. — b. Sylvania, Ohio, Dec. 18, 
1913 ; U. of Mich., A.B. 1936, M.A. 1942 ; teacher 
1938-42 ; prof. 1942-45, asst. dir. of adult education 
1945-49, Western Mich. Coll. of Education ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class five and assigned as com- 
munity acting adviser. Public Affairs Div., Office of 
Land Commr. for Hesse, at Wiesbaden Oct. 16, 1949 : 
married. — HICOG. 

Dolling, Elsie C. — b. Denver, Colo., May 13, 1916; 
U. of Wyo., B.A. 1938 ; U. of Wash. 1941 ; high sch. 
teacher 1938-42 ; translator, Office of Censorship, 1942- 
45 ; deputy asst. censor 1945-46, research analyst 
1946-49, OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
six and assigned as press and radio analyst. Office of 
Intelligence, at Bad-Nauheim Oct. 16, 1949.— HICOG. 

Dombrow, Sinclair. — b. in Lithuania, Feb. 3, 1895 ; 
Am. citizen; Eastern Dist. (Brooklyn, N.Y.) High Sch. 
grad. ; Coll. of City of New York. B.A. 1916 ; Columbia 
U., 1916-17, 1930-31 ; labor editor for trade publica- 
tions 1918-20 ; for. correspondent in Berlin for news- 
paper 1921-23 ; publicity dir, for real-estate co. 1925- 
30 ; educational dir. of language sch. 1933-38 ; radio 
news editor, Fed. Communications Commn., 1943-44 ; 
transferred to the Dept. of State as information special- 
ist, CAF-12, Aug. 31, 1945 ; editor Aug. 25, 1946 ; 
news editor May 30, 1948 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; mar- 
ried. — INP. 

Domke, Paul Clifford.— b. Sauk Centre, Minn., Mar. 
22, 1914 ; Sauk Centre High Sch. grad. ; student- 
teacher fellowship in China 1937-39 ; Carleton Coll., 
A.B. 1940 ; U. of Minn., grad. work 1941 ; asst. line- 
man for telephone co. 1931-32 ; buttermaker's asst. 
In creamery 1933-34 ; asst. in zoology and coach, 
Carleton Coll., 1940-41 ; U.S. Army 1941-46, maj.. 



overseas ser. ; app. program officer, P-4, in the Dept. 
of State Oct. 17, 1946 ; educationist, P-5, May 29, 
1949 ; GS-12, Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— lEP. 

Donahue, James J. — b. June 25, 1916 ; app. For Ser. 
Staff officer of class eight and assigned as storekeeper. 
Operating Facilities Div., Office of Admin, at Frank- 
fort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Donahue, John Walton. — b. Nov. 26, 1896 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class six and assigned as supervisor 
of warehouse unit at Seoul Jan. 1, 1949. 

Donahue, Ruth Schill (Mrs.) — b. near Alliance, Nebr. ; 
Alliance High Sch. grad. ; U. of Nebr., A.B. 1932 ; 
work on newspaper 1932-34 ; elk. in dist. court 1934- 
35 ; with Farm Security Admin. 1935—42 ; with Board 
of Econ. Warfare 1942-43, For. Econ. Admin. 1943- 
45 ; app. information liaison officer at $4,600 (P-5) in 
the Dept. of State May 21, 1945 ; asst. to econ. infor- 
mation officer May 26, 1946 ; special asst.. Office of 
Asst. Sec. for Econ. Affairs, P-6, Jan. 25, 1948 ; GS-13 
Oct. 30, 1949.— E. 

Donald, Richard Hempstead. — b. Johannesburg, Union 
of S. Africa, of Am. parents, Nov. 3, 1922 ; Kent Sch. 
grad. ; Yale U., B.A. 1943 ; U.S. Army 1943^6, 1st 
It. ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 19, 1946 ; to the Dept. 
Aug. 14, 1946 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at San Salvador Sept. 
9, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 : 
class five and 2d sec. at San Salvador in addition to 
duties as v.c. Apr. 21, 1949 ; v.c. at Munich Apr. 29, 
1949 ; married. 

Donaldson, Allyn Capron.— b. Richmond, Va., Sept. 
16, 1898 ; Sea Cliff High Sch. grad. ; N.Y. Law Sch., 
LL.B. 1923 ; mem. of bars of N.Y. and D.C. ; U.S. Navy 
1918-22 ; elk. 1915-27, branch mgr. 1927-29, partner 
1929-31, asst. to partners 1931-35, and consultant 
1935—42 for investment cos. ; partner in law firm 1927- 
29 ; pres. of city civil ser. commn. 1938-44 ; app. 
divisional asst. at $4,600 in the Dept. of State Sept. 
16, 1942 ; econ. analyst. For. Econ. Admin., 1943-44 ; 
detailed to Am. emb., Santiago, May— July 1943, to 
negotiate copper agreement ; app. liaison officer at 
$5,600 (P-6) in the Dept. of State Oct. 11, 1944; 
special asst. May 26, 1946 ; P-7 Nov. 3, 1946 ; GS-14 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — FBO. 

Dondero, Raphael Joseph. — b. Washington, D.C, June 
23, 1906 ; Benjamin Franklin U., B.C.S. 1933 ; Colum- 
bus U., LL.B. 1938 ; asst. office mgr. and accountant 
for meat packing firm 1925-27 ; office mgr. for live- 
stock CO. 1927-28, for truck mfg. firm 1928-33 ; super- 
visor of dept.. Home Owners Loan Corp., 1933-42 ; 
chief of branch, Office of Price Admin. 1942-45, War 
Assets Admin. 1945-49, Gen. Sers. Admin. 1949-50; 
app. control officer, GS-13, in the Dept. of State Jan. 
23, 1950 ; married.— S/MDA. 

Donelan, Joseph F., Jr. — b. New York, N.Y., Feb. 16, 
1918 ; Georgetown U. Sch. of For. Ser., B.S. 1947, 
grad. work ; securities elk. with banking co. 1936—41 ; 
elk.. War Dept., 1941-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, 1st It. 
overseas ser. ; org. and methods examiner 1946-47, 
chief of branch 1948-49, Dept. of the Air Force ; app. 



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admin, analyst, CAF-11, in the Dept. of State Feb. 14, 
1949: GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949; GS-12 Nov. 13, 1949; 
married. — DB/G. 

Donhauser, Robert. — b. Albany, N.Y.. May 29, 1918'; 
Taft Sch. grad. ; Ynle U.. B.A. 1940, M.A. 1942 ; app. 
divisional asst. at ?2,000 in the Dept. of State Feb. 2, 
1942 ; at $2,600 Sept. 1, 1942 ; resigned Apr. 8, 1943 
to enter the armed ser. ; U.S. Army 1943-45 ; app. 
divisional asst., P-3, in the Dept. of State Nov. 20, 
1945 ; P-4 Sept. 8, 194G ; research asst. Nov. 3, 194G ; 
For. Ser. Reserve officer of class five and asst. att. at 
Stockholm Nov. 3, 1947 ; class four and att. at Stock- 
holm May 29, 1949 ; married. 

Donihi, Robert M. — b. Erie, Pa., May 18, 1915 ; Cum- 
berland U., LL.B., 1938; Southern U. 1940-41; U. of 
Berlin 1948-49; lawyer 1942-45; U.S.C.G. 1943-45; 
trial counsel. Int. Tribunal for Far East, 1945-46 ; 
trial lawyer, European War Crimes Commn., 1946-48 ; 
legal adviser, OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. StalT 
officer of class three and assigned as asst. land gen. 
counsel. Legal Affairs Div., Office of Land Conimr. 
for Bremen, at Bremen Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Donnell, Ballard Roberts. — b. Jacksonville, Fla., July 
17, 1913 ; Palm Beach High Sch. grad. ; U. of Fla., 
LL.B. 1935 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. and assigned 
to the Dept. June 1, 1945 ; at London June 28, 1945 ; 
v.c. and admin, asst. at London Feb. 10, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class twelve and v.c. at London 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; v.c. at Ran- 
goon Mar. 15. 1949. 

Donnell, John C, Jr. — b. Aug. 18, 1919 ; app. For Ser. 
Staff officer of class eight and assigned as v.c. at 
Saigon Dec. 7, 1949 ; asst. att. at Saigon Mar. 7, 1950. 

Donnelley, Dixon. — b. New York. N.Y., July 29, 1915 ; 
Far Rockaway High Sch. grad. ; Columbia U. 1934-37 ; 
reporter 1936—37, city editor and radio correspondent 
1937-40, asst. city editor 1940-41, 1945-46 of news- 
papers ; publicity dir. for tourist agency 1939—40 ; 
news editor. Office of the Coordinator of Inter-Am. 
Affairs, 1941^2 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, overseas ser. ; 
econ. analyst, Dept. of Com., 1946 ; app. information 
and liaison officer, P-5, in the Dept. of State Apr. 
25, 1946 ; admin, officer at Mexico City Aug. 28, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four and press officer 
at Mexico City Nov. 13, 194G ; asst. public-affairs officer 
at Santiago July 24, 1947 ; att. at Santiago Oct. 19. 
1947; at Buenos Aires June 15, 1948; married. 

Donnelly, Walter Joseph. — b. New Haven, Conn., Jan. 
9, 1896 ; New Haven High Sch. grad. ; U. of Caracas, 
summer 1920 ; Georgetown U. Sch. of For. Ser., grad. 
1921; newspaper work 1915-17; U.S. Army 1917-18, 
2d It. ; with Dept. of Justice 1921-22 ; app. cml. 
agt. in Boston dist. office, Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 
Nov. 5, 1923 ; asst. trade commr. at Ottawa July 1, 
1924 ; at Montreal Jan. 1, 1926 ; trade commr. at Mon- 
treal July 1, 1927 ; cml. att. at Bogota Dec. 8, 1928; in 
Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. 1923-33 ; app. cml. att. at 
Habana Jan. 9, 1934 ; at Rio de Janeiro Sept. 28, 
1937 ; For. Ser. officer of class four July 1, 1939 ; 
cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; del.. 



2d Pan. Am. Cong, of Cml. Agts., Rio de Janeiro, 1940 ; 
class three Aug. 16, 1941 ; couns. of emb. for econ. af- 
fairs at Rio de Janeiro Nov. 5, 1942 ; class two Nov. 
16, 1943 ; couns. of emb. at Pananid Jan. 16, 1945 ; 
class one May 16, 1945 ; couns. of emb. at Lima Dec. 
10, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class one Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
A.E. and P. to Costa Rica Apr. 10, 1947 ; class of 
career minister July 3. 1947 ; A.E. and P. to Venezuela 
Aug. 30, 1947 ; alt. U.S. del., extraordinary sess., Inter- 
Am. Econ. and Social Council, Washington, 1950 ; 
married. 

Donner, Jane E, (Mrs.) — b. Chevy Chase, Md. ; George 
Washington U., B.A. 1936 ; Heidelberg U. 1937 ; Berlin 
U., Ph.D. 1940 ; app. reviewing officer, CAF-11, in the 
Dept. of State Sept. 15, 1948; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949. — 
TC. 

Donovan, Andrew Edmund, 2d. — b. Fort Riley, Kans., 
.May 11. 1908; Balboa (Canal Zone) High Sch. grad.; 
Harvard U., B.S. 1930 : app. elk. in Am. consulate gen. 
at Warsaw June 6, 1931 ; v.c. at Warsaw Aug. 27, 

1931 ; For. Ser. officer unelass., v.c. of career, and sec. 
In the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; v.c. at Warsaw Jan. 2, 

1932 ; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 19, 1932 ; v.c. at Yokohama 
Dec. 22, 1932 (canceled) ; at Mexico City Mar. 20, 

1933 ; at M6rida, temp., Dec. 4, 1934 ; at Mexico City 
Mar. 2, 1935 ; v.c. and 3d sec. at La Paz Nov. 27, 1935 ; 
to the Dept. Apr. 27, 1938 ; class eight Apr. 1, 1939 ; 
v.c. and 3d sec. at Bogota June 9, 1941 ; class seven 
Aug. 16, 1941 ; 2d sec. at Bogotd in addition to duties 
as v.c. Dec. 9, 1941 ; 2d sec. and v.c. at Ciudad Trujillo 
Apr. 5, 1944 ; class six July 16, 1944 ; 2d sec. and v.c. 
near the Govt, of Poland established in England Nov. 
18, 1944 ; cons. Dec. 19, 1944 ; cons, near the Govt, of 
Poland established in England in addition to duties 
as 2d sec. Dec. 29, 1944 (canceled) ; to the Dept. May 
29, 1945 ; class five Aug. 13, 1945 ; 1st sec. and cons, 
at Guatemala Dec. 27, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
four Nov. 13, 1946 ; 1st sec. and cons, at Buenos Aires 
May 28, 1947 (canceled) ; 1st sec. and cons, at San 
Jos6 Oct. 23, 1947 ; class three Apr. 21, 1949. 

Donovan, Eileen R. — b. Boston, Mass. ; Teachers Coll. 
of the City of Boston, B.S. in Ed. 1936, Ed.M. 1937 ; 
researcher, Mass. State dept of public welfare, 1937- 
38 ; teacher of hist, and econ. in high sch. 1938-43 ; 
U.S. Army 1943-46, capt., overseas ser.; women's edu- 
cation and secondary schs. officer, Supreme Comdr. for 
Allied Powers, 1946-48 ; app. For. Ser. officer of class 
five, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. June 19, 
1948 ; 2d sec. and v.c. at Tokyo June 30, 1948 ; to the 
Dept. Sept. 17, 1948. — FE/P. 

Donovan, George F. — b. Rockland, Mass., Dec. 1, 1901 ; 
Boston Coll., A.B. 1925, M.A. 1927 ; Harvard U., M.A. 
1929 ; St. Louis U., Ph.D. 1931 ; instr. in public schs. 
1925-27, Rockhurst Coll. 1927-29, St. Louis U. 1929- 
31, Crelghton U. 1930-31 ; pres.. Webster Coll., 1931- 

48 ; prof., U. of Notre Dame 1936, Catholic U. (sum- 
mer) 1937, St. Francis Xavier U. (summer) 1947; 
forum leader, Office of Education, 1937 ; chm., Regional 
War Labor Bd., 1944 ; chief of branch, OMGUS, 1948- 

49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class five and as- 
signed as public affairs adviser, Public Affairs Div.. 
Office of Land Commr. for Hesse, at Wiesbaden Oct. 
16, 1949; married. — HICOG. 



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Donovan, Howard. — b. Windsor, 111., Nov. 12, 1895 ; 
Smith Acad. grad. ; Yale U., Ph.B. 1920 ; U.S. Army 
1917-18 ; foreign-service-training class of motors ex- 
port CO. 1920-21 ; app. v.c. of career of class three 
Oct. 26, 1921 ; v.c. at London Dec. 14, 1921 ; class 
two Feb. 26, 1923 ; class one Nov. 23, 1923 ; v.c. at 
Rio de Janeiro Feb. 29, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. 
July 1, 1924 ; class eight and cons. Aug. 8, 1924 ; cons, 
at Bahia Oct. 28, 1925 ; to the Dept. June 26, 1929 ; 
cons, at Kobe Sept. 5, 1929 ; class seven Dec. 19, 1929 ; 
class six July 1, 1934 ; cons, at Hong Kong Jan. 28, 
1936 ; class five Apr. 1, 1937 ; sec. in the Dlplo. Ser. 
Dec. 1, 1937 ; coUs. at Swatow, temp., Aug. 3, 1938 ; at 
Hong Kong Sept. 4, 1938 ; at Bombay and for Portu- 
guese possessions in India Jan. 7, 1939 ; class four 
Aug. 1, 1940 ; class three Oct. 20, 1942 ; class two May 
16, 1945 ; cons. gen. June 15, 1945 ; cons. gen. at 
Bombay June 29, 1945 ; to the Dept. July 17, 1946 : 
For. Ser. officer of class two Nov. 13, 1946 ; chief, 
Div. of For. Ser. Admin., Nov. 13, 1946 ; couns. of emb. 
at New Delhi Apr. 15, 1947 ; class one May 15, 1947 ; 
married. 

Donovan, James A., Jr. — b. Buffalo, N.Y., May 25, 
1916 ; Bennett High Sch. grad. ; Yale U., B.A, 1937, 
grad. work 1937-40 ; U. of Mich., summer 1938 ; trans- 
lator, Dept. of Justice, 1941-43 ; Govt. ser. 1943-46 ; 
app. intelligence officer, P-4, in the Dept. of State Oct. 
7, 1946 ; CAF-12 May 1, 1949 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
for. affairs specialist Jan. 8, 1950 ; married. — lEP. 

Donovan, Thomas Anthony. — b. Montague, Mont., Jan. 
12, 1919 ; Central High Sch. (Fargo, N. Dak.) grad. ; 
U of Chicago, A.B. 1939, grad. work 1939^2 ; U.S. 
Army 1942-46, 1st It., overseas ser. ; historical editor, 
War Dept., 1946 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 25, 1946 ; 
3d sec. and v.c. at Praha Oct. 24. 1946 : For. Ser. 
officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at 
The Hague Mar. 29, 1949 ; class five and 2d sec. at The 
Hague in addition to duties as v.c. Apr. 21, 1949 ; econ. 
officer at The Hague in addition to duties as 2d sec. 
and v.c. Feb. 17, 1950 ; married. 

Dooher, Gerald F. P. — b. Ballina, Ireland, Mar. 31, 
1914 ; naturalized 1943 ; N.Y.U. 1936 ; office mgr. of 
motor Corp. 1932-42 ; accountant with oil co. Mar.- 
Nov. 1942 ; U.S. Army 1942-44 ; correspondent on 
newspaper June— Dec. 1944 ; economist with broker- 
age CO. 1944—45 ; app. jr. econ. analyst in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary and assigned at Tehran Jan. 20, 1945 : at 
Tabriz, temp., Mar. 15, 1946 ; also v.c. at Tabriz 
Mar. 15, 1946 ; also admin, asst. at Tabriz July 1, 
1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten Nov. 18, 1946 ; 
v.c. at Tehran Nov. 15, 1946 ; class eight Nov. 2, 
1947; asst. consular att. at Tihwa Mar. 8, 1948 (can- 
celed) ; class seven and att. at Tehran Nov. 28, 1948; 
class five Sept. 4, 1949 ; married. 

Dooley, Lawrence M. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Nov. 7, 
1910 ; Belmont Abbey High School ; Mt. St. Josephs 
Coll. 1927-29 ; U.S. Army 1943-45, overseas ser. ; 
office mgr. 1929-39, dist. mgr., 1939-43, cml. cos. ; 
admin, asst., OMGUS, 1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class nine and assigned as admin, asst.. Field 
Div., at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; mar- 
ried. — HICOG. 



Doolittle, Hooker Austin. — b. Mohawk, N.Y., Jan. 27, 
1889 ; Utica Free Acad. ; Cornell U., A.B. 1911 ; elk. 
1911-13 ; automobile business 1914 ; with credit co. 
1914-16 ; cml. agt. in N.Y. office, Bu. of For. and 
Dom. Com., 1916 ; app. v.c. at Tiflis Jan. 19, 1917 ; 
v.c. of career of class three and v.c. at Tiflis Sept. 7, 
1920 ; at Madras Apr. 28, 1921 ; class two Nov. 17, 
1921 ; class one May 26, 1922 ; cons, of class seven 
Mar. 1, 1923 ; detailed to Marseille July 19, 1923 ; class 
six Dec. 19, 1923 ; For. Ser. officer of class seven July 
1, 1924 ; cons, at Bilbao June 2, 1926 ; class six Sept. 
29, 1927 ; class five Aug. 15, 1930 ; cons, at Sarnia 
May 10, 1932 ; at Tangier May 6, 1933 ; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. June 13, 1933 ; 2d sec. at Tangier in addi- 
tion to duties as cons. June 19, 1933 ; class four and 
1st sec. at Tangier in addition to duties as cons. June 
1, 1937 ; cons, at Seville, temp., June 14, 1937 ; cons, 
and 1st sec. at Tangier Sept. 7, 1937 ; cons, at Tunis 
Feb. 6, 1941 ; at Rabat, temp., Feb. 3, 1943; cons. gen. 
Feb. 18, 1943 ; cons. gen. at Rabat, temp., Mar. 6, 
1943 ; at Tunis May 3, 1943 ; class three July 16, 1943 ; 
1st sec. at Cairo Dec. 1, 1943 ; cons. gen. at Alexandria 
Apr. 28, 1944 ; For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13, 
1946 ; cons. gen. at Lahore Aug. 11, 1947 ; class two 
Apr. 14, 1948 ; cons. gen. at Karachi, temp., Feb. 25, 
1949 ; married. 

Doran, Helen Fay. — b. Washington, D.C. ; McKinley 
Manual Training Sch. ; business sch. ; George Washing- 
ton U. 1908-9, 1921-24 ; Washington CoU. of Law 
1932-33, 1934-35 ; elk., Bu. of Census, 1910-12 ; 
stenog. and sec. 1912-17 ; app. elk. at $900 in the Dept. 
of State June 11, 1917; at $1,000 Aug. 1, 1917; at 
$1,200 May 1, 1918 ; at $1,400 Jan. 1, 1920 ; at $1,600 
Sept. 1, 1922 ; at $1,860 July 1, 1924 ; at $1,920 Mar. 1, 
1927 ; at $2,100 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,200 July 1, 1928 ; 
at $2,300 Oct. 1, 1928 ; admin, asst. at $2,600 Mar. 1, 
3 930; at $2,800 July 1, 1930; at $2,900 Apr. 1, 1938; 
at $3,000 June 16, 1941 ; divisional asst. at $3,200 
(P-3) Jan. 16, 1942; asst. to chief, Div. of Int. 
Confs., P-4, Oct. 17, 1945 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— IC. 

Dorman, Edgar Anthony. — b. Washington, D.C, Feb. 
28, 1911 ; Strayer Coll., B.C.S. 1935 ; head of account- 
ing dept., real-estate firm, 1935-38 ; cashier with fi- 
nance CO. 1938—42 ; asst. project accountant 1942-43, 
auditor-reviewer 1943-44, chief of section 1944-45, 
asst. chief of div. 1945-47, Fed. Works Agency ; app. 
supervisor in the For. Ser. and assigned at Athens July 
1, 1948 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class five and chief 
auditor at Athens Dec. 25, 1949 ; married. 

Dorman, John. — b. Shemlan, Syria, of Am. parents, 
Sept. 22, 1913 ; Am. Community Sch., Beirut ; Phillips 
Acad. grad. ; Harvard U., B.A. 1936, M.A. 1941 ; instr. 
in Eng. in private schs. 1936-42 ; U. S. Navy 1942-46, 
It. comdr., overseas ser. ; app. research analyst, P-5, 
in the Dept. of State Nov. 6, 1946; chief of political 
section, Div. of Research for Near East, P-6, Apr. 4, 
1948 ; For. Ser. officer of class four, cons, of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. March 24, 1948 ; cons at 
Tunis July 23, 1948 ; married. 

Dorn, Hermon Christopher. — b. Basley, S.C, Apr. 10, 
1906 ; high sch. ; U. of S.C. 1929-31 ; Latin Am. Inst. 
1947-48; Colegio de St. Maria, Brazil, 1944; asst. 
mgr. of hotel 1931^3 ; elk.. War Dept., 1943-44 ; 



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admin, asst., Joint Brazil-U.S. Mil. Commn. 1944-47 ; 
accounting cll{. with oil co. 1947-48 ; auditor 1948-49 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assisned 
as auditor-accountant (EGA), Office of Econ. Affairs, 
at Franicfort on the Main Oct. 30, 1949. — IIICOG. 

Dorr, Bernard Francis. — b. Washington, D.C., Aug. 1, 
1907 ; McKinley Ilish Sch. grad. ; Colunibu.s U., LL.B. 
1941 ; detail nigr. on newspaper 1024-29 ; elk. in pri- 
vate firms 1929-33 ; elk., Tublic Works Admin. 1033- 
37, Dept. of Interior 1937-41 ; liaison officer. Office 
Of Strategic Sers., 1941-45 ; U.S. Navy 1942-40, It. 
comdr. : ap(). intellitrence procurement officer. I»— 1. in 
the Dept. of State Aug. 15, 1940 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
married. — IAD. 

Dorr, Robert John. — b. Redwood City, Calif., Nov. 13, 
]919: I'ol.vtech. High Sch. (Riverdale) grad.; U. of 
Calif., B.S. 1941; classilicatiou ' and wage admin, 
analyst. Civilian Personnel Div., Office of Sec. of 
War, San Francisco, Calif., 1941-44 ; app. v.c. at San- 
tiago June 12, 1944 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 22, 1945 ; 3d 
sec. and v.c. at Santiago Dec. 29, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; v.c. at Cochabamba Dec. 
6, 1946 ; class five May 15, 1947 ; v.c. at Maracaibo 
Apr. 21, 1948; cons. May 22, 1948; cons, at Maracaibo 
June 2, 1948 ; married. 

Dorros, Leon George. — b. New York, N.Y., July 28, 
1918; Lyc6e Janson de Sailly, Paris, 1930-30; Sor- 
bonne 1936-37; Columbia D. 1939-41, Law Sch. 
1946-^7 ; U.S. Army 1941-46, It., overseas ser. ; 
translator for publishing co. 1939-41 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. July 2, 1947 ; to the Dept. July 29, 1947 ; 3d sec. 
and v.c. at Luxembourg Sept. 15, 1947 ; v.c. at Toronto 
Mar. 16, 1950 ; married. 

Dorsay, Elmer S. — b. Budapest, Hungary, Feb. 26, 
1897 ; naturalized 1927 ; schs. in France and Buda- 
pest ; Coll. of City of N.Y., B.A. 1935, M.A. 1936 ; Co- 
lumbia U., grad. work 1936-39 ; instr. in Romance 
languages, Columbia U. and Coll. of City of N.Y. 1935- 
43, Berkshire Hills Coll. 1947—18 ; radio script writer 
and announcer 1942-44, field rep. 1944-46, OfBce of 
War Information ; app. admin, officer in the For. Ser. 
and assigned at Bordeaux July 1, 1946; For. Ser. Re- 
serve officer of class four and public-affairs officer at 
Bordeaux Nov. 13, 1946 ; regional specialist, P-5, in 
the Dept. of State Oct. 12, 1948 ; GS-12 Oct. 30. 1949 ; 
married. — EUR. 

Dorsey, Stephen Palmer. — b. Omaha, Nebr., Sept. 13, 
1913 ; Dartmouth Coll., A.B. 1935 ; Harvard U., M.B.A. 
1937 ; asst. to v. pres. of wholesale merchants' firm 
1936 ; mem. of buying dept. of banking corp. 1937-40 ; 
asst. to chief of nickel branch. Office of Production 
Management, 1940—41 ; priority specialist. War Pro- 
duction Bd., and rep. on Clearance Comm., Bd. of 
Export Control, 1942 ; chief of priorities and ma- 
terials control. Office of Rubber Dir., and mem. of 
Requirements Comm., War Production Bd., 1942-48 ; 
partner in firm of industrial economists 1943—44 ; app. 
V. chm., Interdept. Comm. on Cooperation With the 
Am. Republics, in the Dept. of State July 7, 1944 ; at 



$6,500 (P-7) Aug. 1, 1944; exec, sec, Interdept. 
Comm. on Cultural and Scientific Cooperation, Dec. 
20, 1944 ; asst. adviser, War Areas Econ. Div., Apr. 

16, 1945, asst. gen. sec. UNESCO, Office of Int. In- 
formation and Cultural Affairs, at $8,478.75, July 28, 
1046 ; act. adviser of UNESCO Dec. 3, 1946 ; relations 
officer, UNESCO Relations Staff. CAF-14, July 1, 1947 ; 
exec, sec, Interdept. Comm. on Scientific and Cultural 
Cooperation, P-7, Oct. 31, 1948 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
married. — SCC. 

Dorsz, Edmund J. — b. Detroit, Mich., Feb. 23, 1906 ; 
Northwestern High Sch. ; tech. sch. ; business-sch. 
grad. ; Berlitz Sch. of Languages 1926-27 ; municipal 
employee in Detroit 1929 ; for. tariff expert, Dept. of 
Com., 1929 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and v.c. of 
career Nov. 12, 1929 ; v.c. at Ottawa, temp., Nov. 27, 
1929 ; For. Ser. Sch. July 16, 1930 ; v.c. at Yokohama 
Nov. 8, 1930 ; at Kobe Oct. 6, 1932 ; at Taihoku, temp., 
Apr. 6, 1933 ; at Kobe June 28, 1933 ; at Nagasaki, 
temp., Apr. 10, 1934 ; at Kobe Aug. 7, 1934 ; at Belize, 
temp., Nov. 1, 1934 ; at Warsaw Nov. 17, 1934 ; class 
eight, cons., and cons, at Warsaw Oct. 1, 1935; at 
L6opoldville Nov. 18, 1936 ; see. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 

17, 1937 ; cons, for Fr. Equatorial Africa in addition 
to duties as cons, at L^opoldville Dec. 22, 1037 ; class 
seven Aug. 17, 1938 ; cons, at Stuttgart Dec. 22, 1938 ; 
to the Dept. Sept. 2, 1941 ; class six Feb. 1, 1942 ; 2d 
sec. near the Govt, of Poland established in England 
Oct. 16. 1944; class five May 16, 1945; at Warsaw 
July 31, 1945: class four May 19, 1946; 1st sec. at 
Warsaw July H, 1946; For. Ser. officer of class three 
Nov. 13, 1946; 1st sec. at Baghdad Apr. 22, 1947: 
class two Apr. 21, 1949; couns. of emb. at Baghdad 
June 29, 1949 ; married. 

Dort, Dallas W. — b. Flint. Mich., Feb. 17, 1908 ; Flint 
High Sch. grad.; Princeton U.. A.B. 1930; U. of 
Mich., LL.B. 1033 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; research 
asst., Fed. Emergency Relief Admin., 1933-35 ; dir. of 
Div. of Investigation 1935-38 and asst. administrator 
1938-41, Work Projects Admin. ; dir. of Admin. Sers., 
Office for Emergency Management, 1941-43 ; app. asst. 
deputy dir., Office of For. Econ. Coordination, Dept. of 
State, at $8,000 (P-8), Aug. 17, 1943; advi.ser, Office 
of the Special Adviser on Liberated Areas, Dec. 1, 
1943 ; adviser. Liberated Areas Div., Jan. 15, 1944 ; 
adviser. War Areas Econ. Div., Oct. 16, 1944 ; 2d alt., 
U.S. del., 4th sess. of the Council, UNRRA, Atlantic 
City, N.J., 1946 ; 5th sess., Geneva 1946, 6th sess.. 
Washington 1946 ; chief relief and rehabilitation policy 
officer. Office of the Asst. Sec. for Econ. Affairs, Sept. 8. 
1946 ; special asst. to the asst. sec. for econ. affairs 
Aug. 10, 1947 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — E. 

Doud, John Cornelius. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Aug. 1, 
1913 ; Fordham U., A.B. 1934 ; asst. traffic mgr. with 
broadcasting co. 1934-42 ; consultant, Coordinator of 
Information 1942 ; program traffic mgr., Office of War 
Information, 1942—45 ; transferred to the Dept. of 
State as program traffic mgr., CAF-13, Jan. 1, 1946 ; 
chief of facilities branch, CAF-14, Dec. 15, 1946 ; asst, 
chief of facilities branch ; mem. Efficiency Rating 
Comm. in New York, 1947 ; mem., Civil Service Bd. of 
Examiners in N.Y. ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — 
IBD. 



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Dou^all, G. M. Richardson. — b. Lincoln, Nebr., Feb. 
22, 1917 ; Lincoln High Sch. grad. ; U. of Nebr., B.A. 
1937, Mus.B. 1938, M.A. 1938 ; Yale U., Ph.D. 1941 ; 
George Washington U. 1943-44 ; church organist 1933- 
40, 1942- ; elk., Dept. of Agri., 1941-42 ; lecturer in 
hist., George Washington U., 1943 ; app. elk. at $1,800 
in the Dept. of State Jan. 9, 1942 ; asst. chief of per- 
sonnel relations section, Div. of Personnel Supervision 
and Management, at $2,600 May 16, 1942, Div. of 
Departmental Personnel Sept. 1, 1942 ; divisional asst. 
at $3,200 Aug. 16, 1943 ; research asst. at $3,800 
(P— 4) Aug. 16, 1944; detailed for special study of 
League of Nations archives, Geneva, 1945 ; asst. chief 
of war hist, branch, Div. of Research and Publication, 
P-5, July 14, 1946, Div. of Historical Policy Research 
Sept. 16, 1946 ; head of area studies section, Div. of 
Historical Policy Research, P-6, Feb. 8, 1948 ; GS-13 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — RE. 

Dougall, Kathleen Cahlll (Mrs.) — b. Butte, Mont. ; 
Grant High Sch. (Portland, Oreg.) grad.; Reed Coll., 
B.A. 1937 ; U. of Nebr., M.A. 1939 : Columbia U. 
1940—41 ; exec, sec, Oreg. branch, League of Nations 
Assn., 1937-38; econ. analyst, Dept. of Com., 1941-45; 
app. divisional asst. at $3,800 (P-4) in the Dept. of 
State Apr. 23. 1945: country specialist. P-5, Apr. 20, 
1947 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949.— CA. 

Dougherty, H. Rowland. — b. Clarksville, Tenn., Feb. 
15, 1920; U. of Tenn., A.B. 1947; newspaper reporter 
1937-39, 1948 ; editor, U. of Tenn., 1939-41, 1946-48 ; 
U.S.M.C. 1941-46, capt. ; photographer and asst. art 
dir., Nat. Education Assn., 1948-49 ; app. visual pre- 
sentation information specialist, CAF-11, in the Dept. 
of State Sept. 12, 1949 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; mar- 
ried. — INP. 

Dougherty, John S. — b. Washington, Ind., May 31, 
1917 ; Loogootee High Sch. ; St. Joseph's Coll. 1934-35 ; 
foreman, for packing co., 1936-43 ; elk. in office of 
U.S. mil. att. at Buenos Aires 1943-47 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class eleven and assigned to the Dept. 
Sept. 10, 1947 ; admin, asst. at Buenos Aires Oct. 1, 
1947 ; class nine and v.c. at Santiago Nov. 4, 1948. 

Dougherty, Joseph Leonard. — b. Newcomerstown, 
Ohio, Mar. 13, 1907 ; Newcomerstown High Sch. grad. ; 
Ohio State D., B.S. 1930 ; mgr. of farm 1930-33 ; 
asst. soil conservationist 1933—43 ; supt. of rubber 
plantation in Haiti 1943—44 ; app. agri. analyst at 
Porto Alegre Aug. 26, 1944 ; asst. agri. att. at Ottawa 
Feb. 18, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven 
Nov. 13, 1946; agri. att. at Pretoria Feb. 10, 1947; 
class five Feb. 23, 1947 : For. Ser. officer of class four, 
cons, of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. May 15, 
1947 ; att. at Pretoria June 17, 1947 ; married. 

Dougherty, Malcolm Richard. — b. Reading, I'a., Mar. 
31, 1922 ; Reading Sr. High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; 
Gettysburg Coll., B.A. 1942 ; grad. work, U. of Pa. 
summer 1942, Am. U. 1943 ; branch office mgr. for 
industrial consulting firm 1942-43 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, 
1st It. ; app. v.c. in the For. Ser. and assigned to the 
Dept. Feb. 12, 1946 ; at Stuttgart Feb. 25, 1946 ; at 
Bremen May 14. 1946: For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; class eleven May 5, 1947 ; v.c. 
at Toronto Oct. 6, 1947 ; at Stuttgart Feb. 19, 1949 ; 
married. — HICOG. 



Dougherty, "Warren G. — b. Sept. 25, 1919 ; app. elk. 
in the For. Ser. and assigned at Rome Dec. 10, 1945 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class fourteen Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
class twelve .Tune 15, 1947 ; class eleven and v.c. and 
disbursing officer at Rome May 15, 1948 ; class ten 
June 12, 1949 ; married. 

Douglas, Archibald Hugh, Jr. — b. San Diego, Calif., 
Nov. 23, 1922 ; St. George's Sch. (Middletown, R.I.) 
grad.; Princeton U., B.A. 1944; U.S. Army 1943; 
draftsman at naval torpedo station 1943 ; app. courier 
asst. in the For. Ser. and assigned to the Dept. Nov. 2, 

1944 ; at Paris, temp., Feb. 4, 1946 ; courier and For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; class 
eleven and v.c. at Munich Sept. 4, 1947 ; at Hamburg 
Mar. 31, 1949 ; class ten May 15, 1949. — HICOG. 

Douglas, Lewis Williams. — b. Bishee, Ariz., July 2, 
1894 ; Amherst Coll., B.A. 1916 ; Mass. Inst, of Tech. 
1916-17 ; Amherst Coll., Harvard U., LL.D. (hon.) 
1933 ; Coll. of City of New York, Princeton U., Brown 
U., New York U., Wesleyan U., LL.D. (hon.) 1938; 
U. of Ariz., LL.D. (hon.) 1940; U.S. Army 1917-19, 
1st It., overseas ser. ; mem., Ariz. House of Reps., 
1923-25 ; mem. of Cong, from Ariz. 1927-33 ; dir., 
Bu. of Budget, 1933-34 ; v. pres. and mem. of bd., 
mfg. CO., 1934-38 ; v. chancellor, McGill U., Montreal, 
1938-39 ; pres., insur. co., 1940- ; app. A.E. and P. 
to Great Britain Mar. 6, 1947 ; U.S. rep., Intergovern- 
mental Working Party to Draft an Agreement for the 
Establishment of an Int. Authority for the Ruhr, 
London, 1948 ; married. 

Douglass, William Boone. — b. Washington, D.C., 
Apr. 7. 1898 ; Eastern High Sch. grad. ; Cornell U., A.B. 
1922 ; U.S. Army 1918 ; chainman for public-land 
survey 1919 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Calcutta 
July 18, 1922 ; v.c. at Calcutta Sept. 1, 1923 ; at 
Karachi Sept. 11, 1923 ; at Calcutta July 15, 1925 ; at 
Santo Domingo Jan. 6, 1926 ; resigned Nov. 4, 1926 ; 
newspaper reporter 1927 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
at Santo Domingo Dec. 20, 1927 ; v.c. at Santo Do- 
mingo Mar. 14. 1928 ; elk. in Am. leg. at Santo Do- 
mingo, temp.. July 10, 1928 ; v.c. at Santo Domingo 
Sept. 11, 1928 ; at Cape Haitien, temp., Sept. 6, 1928 ; 
at Santo Domingo Oct. 30, 1928 ; at Chihuahua Feb. 6, 
1929 ; at Saltillo, temp., Aug. 22, 1929 ; at Chihuahua 
Oct. 1, 1929 ; at Ciudad Judrez Mar. 1, 1930 ; at Malaga 
Aug. 18, 1930; at Seville, temp.. Sept. 18, 1930; at 
M51aga Jan. 15, 1931 ; at Seville, temp., July 22, 1931 
at Malaga Sept. 22, 1931 ; at St. Michael's temp., Apr 
13, 1932 ; at Mdlaga Sept. 3, 1932 ; at Tenerife, temp. 
Nov. 6, 1933 ; at Malaga Feb. 2, 1934 ; at Funchal 
temp., July 24, 1934 ; at Malaga Sept. 21. 1934 ; at Las 
Palmas, temp., Nov. 5, 1934 ; at Malaga Mar. 14, 1935 
at Tenerife, temp.. May 1, 1935 ; at Mdlaga Sept. 28 
1935 ; at Lisbon, temp., Feb. 29, 1936 ; at Tenerife 
temp., June 2, 1936 ; at Nice, temp., Nov. 27, 1936 ; at 
Funchal, temp., Apr. 6, 1937 ; at Tenerife, temp., Oct 
15, 1937 ; at Gibraltar May 17, 1938; at Horta Nov. 2 
1940 ; at Lisbon Aug. 21, 1942 ; at Casablanca, temp. 
July 22, 1943 ; at Lisbon Oct. 2, 1943 ; at Funchal 
temp., Apr. 15, 1944 ; at Rabat, temp., Dec. 4, 1944 
at Lisbon Apr. 26, 1945 ; at Ciudad Trujillo Nov. 19, 

1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class ten Nov. 13, 1946 
v.c. at Lisbon Jan. 23, 1947 : at Seville, temp.. Feb. 17. 
1948 ; class eight Apr. 23, 1948 ; v.c. at Lisbon May 



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17, 1948; cons. May 22. 1948; cons, at Manila June 
2, 1948 ; at Athens Feb. 28, 1949 ; class seven Feb. 5, 
1950. 

Dow, Edward A., Jr. — b. Omaha, Nebr., Dec. 21, 
1912 ; schs. in U.S., Algeria, and the Netherlands ; 
Beaumont Coll., England, grad. ; Georgetown U., A.B. 
1934 ; Georgetown U. Sch. of For. Ser. 1934-3C ; edi- 
torial nsst., Dlv. of Press Intelligence for U.S. Govt., 
1934-36 ; app. elk. to trade commr. at Batavia Jan 16, 
1930; asst. trade commr. at Batavia Sept. 1. 1938; 
at Brussels June 21, 1039; For. Ser. officer unclass. 
July 1, 1939 ; v.c. of career and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Nov. 10, 1939 ; v.c. at Brussels Dec. 29, 1939 ; 3d 
see. and v.c. at Cairo Oct. 20, 1941 ; class eight Nov. 
16, 1943; cons. May 8, 1945; class six May 10, 1945; 
2d sec. and cons, at Ottawa May 22, 1945 ; For. Ser. 
oflScer, office of U.S. pol. adviser, staff of Supreme 
Coradr., Mediterranean Theater, temp., Sept. 14, 1945 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; to the 
Dept. June 5, 1947 ; detailed to Princeton U. for spe- 
cial study in econ. Sept. 1947 ; 2d sec. and cons, at 
Paris May 12, 1948 ; class three and 1st sec. at Paris 
in addition to duties as cous. Apr. 21, 1949; act U.S. 
rep.. United Nations Conimn. for Indonesia, Dec. 28, 
1949 ; to the Dept. Jan. 24, 1950. 

Dow, Roger. — b. Fort Smith, Ark., Apr. 4, 1906 ; 
Muskogee (Okla.) High Sch. grad.; U. of Chicago, 
Ph.B. 1929 ; Harvard U., A.M. 1933 ; instr.. Harvard U., 
1933-42 ; research analyst. Office of Strategic Sers., 
1942—45 ; transferred to the Dept. of State as research 
analyst, P-5, Oct. 1, 1945 ; intelligence program spe- 
cialist, P-6, Nov. 3, 1946 ; for. affairs specialist July 
25, 1948; For. Ser. Staff officer of class two and deputy 
chief, Office of Intelligence, at Bad-Nauheim Oct. 16, 
1949 ; married— HICOG. 

Dowland, Robert E. — b. Bradford, Tenn., Dec. 21, 

1922 ; Bradford High Sch. ; Memphis State Coll. 1941- 
42 ; insp. for food inspection ser. 1942 ; U.S. Army 
1943—46, overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class eleven and assigned as v.c. at Casablanca Nov. 1, 
1947 ; at Brisbane Apr. 23, 1948 ; class nine May 1, 
1949 ; at Dhahran Dec. 5, 1949. 

Dowllng, Walter Cecil. — b. Atkinson, Ga., Aug. 4, 
1905 ; Mercer U., B.A. 1925 ; bank elk. 1925-29 ; sec. 
1929-31 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 17, 1931 ; For. Ser. 
Sch. Dec. 80, 1931 ; v.c. at Oslo Apr. 7, 1932 ; at Lis- 
bon May 28, 1936 ; 3d sec. at Rome July 1, 1938 : 
class eight Mar. 16, 1939 ; class seven Aug. 16, 1941 ; 
2d sec. at Rome Dec. 9-11, 1941 ; 2d sec. and v.c. at 
Rio de Janeiro Dec. 10, 1941 ; v.c. at Naples Mar. 23, 
1944 (canceled) ; cons. Apr. 25, 1944 ; For. Ser. officer, 
office of U.S. rep.. Advisory Council for Italy, May 25, 
1944 ; class six July 16, 1944 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Rome 
Feb. 10, 1945 ; to the Dept. Mar. 17, 1945 ; class five 
Aug. 13, 1945 ; asst. chief, Div. of Southern European 
Affairs, Nov. 8, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class four 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; class three May 15, 1947 ; assoc. chief, 
Div. of Southern European Affairs. Dec. 14, 1947 ; act. 
chief, Div. of Southwest European Affairs, Mar. 14, 
1949 ; class two Apr. 21, 1949 ; couns. of leg. at Vienna 
May 1, 1949 ; married. 



Downs, Donald Pennell. — b. Fallon, Nev., Deo. 5, 
1919; Churchill County High Sch. grad.; U. of Nev., 
B.A. 1940; deputy collector, Dept. of Internal Revenue, 
1941 ; sec. to senator May-July 1941 ; app. elk. in Am. 
leg. at La Paz July 21, 1941 ; jr. econ. analyst at La 
Paz Dec. 4, 1942 ; at Madrid July 2, 1943 : furlough for 
mil. ser. Nov. 23, 1943-Nov. 13, 1945 ; econ. analyst 
at Madrid Nov. 9, 1945 ; at Ciudad Jufirez Jan. 15, 
1946; also v.c. at Ciudad Juflrez Mar. 21, 1946; v.c. 
at Belgrade June 20, 1946; For. Ser. officer unclass.. 
v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Aug. 3. 1946 : 
3d sec. and v.c. at Belgrade Aug. 12, 1940 : For. Ser. 
officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946: class five and 2d 
sec. at Belgrade in addition to duties as v.c. Apr. 14, 

1948 ; to the Dept. Sept. 7, 1948 ; married. — EUR. 

Downs, Kenneth T. — b. Downs, 111., June 26, 1909 ; 
Ilobson (Mont.) High Sch.; U. of Mont. 1926-28; 
newspaper reporter, editor, 1928-34 ; for. correspondent 
1934-41 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, It. col., overseas ser. ; 
information specialist, UNESCO 1947, OMGUS 1948- 
49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class one and assigned 
as chief, I'ublic Affairs Div., Berlin Element, Oct. 10, 

1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Doyle, Albert Martin.— b. Chatham, Ont., Sept. 3, 
1892 ; naturalized 1918 ; Chatham Coll. Inst. ; U. of 
Toronto, A.B. 1913 ; U. of Detroit, LL.B. 1921 ; mem. 
of bar of Mich. ; newspaper reporter 1913-14 ; teacher 
in high sch. 1914-15; real-estate agt. 1915-17, 1919- 
20 ; U.S. Army 1917-19, 2d It. ; asst. probation officer 
of recorder's court 1920-21 ; app. v.c. of career of 
class three May 26, 1922 ; v.c. at Amsterdam Aug. 28. 
1922 ; class two Nov. 23, 1923 ; class one May 10, 
1924 ; For. Ser. officer unclass. July 1, 1924 ; class 
eight and cons. Dec. 17, 1925 ; cons, at Rotterdam Apr. 
2. 1926 ; at Brisbane Jan. 21, 1929 ; class seven Dec 
19, 1929; at Sydney, Australia, Dec. 23, 1930; class 
six July 1, 1934 ; class five Apr. 1, 1937 ; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; class four Aug. 1, 1940 ; to 
the Dept. Sept. 20, 1941 ; asst. chief. Am. Hemisphere 
Exports Office, May 28, 1942-Jan. 31, 1943 ; class three 
Oct. 20, 1942 ; asst. chief, Div. of Exports and Require- 
ments, Feb. 1-Nov. 6, 1943 ; cons, at Amsterdam Oct. 
26, 1944; cons. gen. Dec. 7, 1944; cons. gen. at Am- 
sterdam Dec. 29, 1944 ; class two May 16, 1945 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class two Nov. 13, 1946: to the 
Dept. Sept. 25, 1947 ; For. Ser. insp. with rank of couns. 
Feb. 7, 1949 ; class one Apr. 21, 1949 ; married. — 
FI. 

Doyle, Edmond L. — b. Clare, Iowa, July 23, 1908 : 
Austrian (Minn.) High Sch. grad. ; Nat. U., LL.B. 1938. 
N.P.L. and LL.M. 1939 ; mem. of bar of D.C. ; road 
and material supervisor for railroad 1927-29 ; office 
and credit mgr. for tire co. 1930-35 ; admin, asst., Dept. 
of Agri. 1935-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-46, maj. ; app. 
admin, officer, Div. of For. Bldgs. Operations, Dept. of 
State, CAF-11 Oct. 15, 1940; CAF-12 Aug. 8, 1948; 
GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949.— FBO. 

Doyle, William Hurley.— b. Aug. 14, 1913 ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class two and assigned to the Dept. 
Jan. 29, 1947 ; att. at Mexico City Feb. 28, 1947 ; 
married. 



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Dozer, Donald Marquand. — b. Zanesville, Ohio. June 
7, 1905; Zanesville High Sch. grad. ; Coll. of Wooster, 
B.A. 1927 ; Harvard U., M. A. 1930, Ph.D. 1936 ; George 
Washington U., grad. work 1941-42 ; asst. in Am. diplo. 
hist., Harvard U. and Radcliffe Coll., 1930-34 ; instr. in 
hist., Boston U. 1934-35, U. of Md. 1937-41 ; jr. archi- 
vist. National Archives, 1936-37 ; research analyst. 
Office of Coordinator of Information and Office of 
Strategic Sers., 1941-43 : liaison officer, Office of Lend- 
Lease Admin, and For. Bcon. Admin., 1943-44 ; app. 
research analyst at $4,600 in the Dept. of State Sept. 
1, 1944 ; at $5,180 July 1, 1945 : asst. chief, Div 
of Am. Republics Analysis and Liaison, at $6,230 
(P-6) July 16, 1945, Div. of Research for Am. Repub- 
lics May 1, 1946 ; act. chipf. Div. of Research for Am. 
Republics, Nov. 6, 1947 ; P-7 Nov. 16, 1947 ; GS-14 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— DRA. 

Dozier, William Bryan. — b. Marion, S.C, Aug. 24, 
1925 ; U. of S.C, B.S. 1947 ; U.S. Navy 1943-46, ens., 
overseas ser. ; teacher in high sch. Jan-June, civil 
engineer July-Nov., 1947 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class ten and assigned as civil engineering aide at 
Monrovia Nov. 2, 1947 ; v.c. at Amman June 25, 1949. 

Dragnich, Alex N. — b. Republic, Wash., Feb. 22, 1912 ; 
U. of Wash., A.B. 1938 ; U. of Calif., B.A. 1939, Ph.D. 
1945 ; senior propaganda analyst, Dept. of Justice, 
1942—44 ; research analyst, Office of Strategic Sers., 
1944-45 ; asst. prof., Western Reserve U., 1945-47 ; 
app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four and assigned 
as att. at Belgrade Sept. 13, 1947 ; class three June 
26, 1949 ; married. 

Drayton, Elizabeth Croft. — b. Washington, D.C. ; Cen- 
tral High Sch. ; business sch. ; Dept. of Agri. Grad. Sch. 
1935-39 ; elk. in Govt, depts. 1926-41 ; asst. editor. 
Office of Coordinator of Inter-Am. Affairs, 1941-43 ; 
assoc. econ. anal.vst, Bu. of For. and Dom. Com., 1943- 
44 ; app. information specialist at $3,800 in the Dept. 
of State Nov. 1. 1944 ; at $4,300 July 1, 1945 : divi- 
sional asst., P-3, Aug. 25, 1946 ; information and edi- 
torial specialist, CAF-11, Nov. 14, 1948; GS-11 Oct. 
30, 1949. — OEX. 

Dreessen, Robert Brown.^b. St. Louis, Mo., July 14, 
1920 ; Roosevelt High Sch. grad. ; Butler U.. 1939-42 : 
U.S.M.C. 1942-47, overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer 
of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
June 19, 1947 ; to the Dept. July 28. 1947 ; v.c. at 
Tihwa Sept. 12, 1947 ; at Bombay Oct. 31, 1949. 

Dreier, John C— b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Dec. 27, 1906 ; 
Brooklyn Polytech. Prep. Sch. grad. ; Harvard U., A.B. 
1928 ; in traffic dept. of telephone co. 1928-29 ; teacher 
of hist., Cranbrook Sch. 1929-31 ; admin, asst., Dept. 
of Interior, 1933-34 ; field supervisor. Fed. Emer- 
gency Relief Admin., 1934-35 ; information specialist, 
Resettlement Admin., 1935-37, Dept. of Agri. 1937- 
41 ; app. divisional asst. at $4,600 in the Dept. of State 
May 19, 1941 ; at $4,800 Oct. 1, 1941 ; act. asst. chief, 
Div. of the Am. Republics, Dec. 24, 1941 ; at $5,600 
June 16, 1942 ; asst. chief, Div. of the Am. Republics, 
July 3, 1942 ; at $6,500 Nov. 1, 1943 ; State Dept. mem., 
Jt. Comm. on Content (Motion Pictures), 1943-44 ; 
chief, Div. of Am. Republics Analysis and Liaison, May 



3, 1944; at $8,000 (P-8) Oct. 1, 1944; act. chief, 
Div. of Special Inter-Am. Affairs, June 14, 1946 ; chief 
Jan. 12, 1947 ; U.S. del., 12th Pan Am. Sanitary Conf.. 
Caracas, 1947 ; dir.. Office of Regional Am. Affairs, Oct. 
3, 1949 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949.— RA. 

Dreman, Henry K. — b. St. Louis, Mo., Oct. 23, 1902 ; 
U. of 111., B.S. 1923 ; timekeeper and elk. for cml. co. 
1923-28 ; office mgr. 1928-41 ; cml. specialist, Treas. 
Dept., 1941-49 ; property control specialist, OMGUS, 
1949 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class four and 
assigned as property officer. Office of Econ. Affairs, at 
Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949.— HICOG. 

Drew, Gerald Augustin. — b. San Francisco, Calif., 
June 20, 1903 ; Calif. Sch. of Mech. Arts ; U. of 
Calif., B.S. 1924 ; U. of Grenoble 1924-25 ; U. of 
Madrid 1925-26 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass. and 
v.c. of career Aug. 24, 1927 ; For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 29. 
1927 ; v.c. at Para Feb. 24, 1928 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Apr. 15, 1930 ; 3d sec. at Port-au-Prince July 7, 
1930 ; at San Jos6, Costa Rica, June 20, 1934 ; class 
eight July 1, 1934 ; cons. Jan. 22, 1935 ; 3d sec. at 
Guatemala, temp.. May 22, 1936 ; at Managua, temp.. 
Nov. 24, 1936 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1937 ; 3d sec. at 
Tegucigalpa, temp., Apr. 13, 1937 ; 2d sec. at Teguci- 
galpa, temp.. May 6, 1937 ; at San Salvador, temp.. 
May 21, 1937 ; to the Dept. May 21, 1937 (assumed 
duties Sept. 30) ; class six Nov. 16, 1939 ; cons, and 
2d sec. at Quito June 25, 1940 ; at Guatemala July 1, 
1942 ; class five Nov. 16, 1943 ; sec. and cons, at Paris 
Sept. 2, 1944 ; 1st sec. at Paris in addition to duties as 
cons. May 10, 1945 ; class three May 16, 1945 ; For. 
Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13, 1946 ; couns. of leg. 
at Budapest Apr. 17, 1947; class two May 15. 1947: 
deputy U.S. rep., U. N. Special Balkan Comm., Paris, 
1947 ; U. S. rep. with personal rank of minister, U. N. 
Special Balkan Comm., 1949 ; class one Apr. 21, 1949 ; 
E.E. and M.P. to Jordan Feb. 2, 1950 ; married. 

Drew, Norris E. — b. Haverhill, Mass., May 13, 1892 ; 
Haverhill High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; Kans. 
State Teachers Coll., B.S. 1927 ; grad. work, U. of 
Kans. and George Washington U. : stenog. and typist 
1912-13 ; requisition elk., Panama Canal, 1913-18 ; 
U.S. Army 1918-19, 2d It. overseas ser. ; asst. to pur- 
chasing agt. for motor co. 1920-21 ; teacher in high 
sch. 1921-25 ; principal and supt. of sch. 1926-30 ; app. 
elk. at $1,620 in the Dept. of State June 9, 1930 : at 
$1,800 July 7, 1930 ; at $2,000 June 1, 1931 ; at $2,300 
Oct. 16, 1935 ; act. chief, laws section, at $2,600 Apr. 1, 
1936 ; chief at $3,200 Nov. 17, 1936 ; at $3,300 Apr. 
16, 1939 ; at $3,800 June 16, 1940 ; at $4,000 (CAF- 
11) Jan. 1, 1943; CAF-12 Feb. 12, 1946; chief of 
laws branch, Div. of Publications. Sept. 16, 1946; act. 
asst. chief, Div. of Publications, Feb. 24, 1948 ; GS-12 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — PB. 

Drew, Walter Henry.^ — b. Riverton, N.J., Apr. 22, 
1923 ; Princeton U., B.A. 1943 ; Stanford U. 1944 ; U. of 
Chicago, M.A. 1948 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; 
information and editorial specialist, U.S. Army Forces 
in Korea, 1948 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
nine and assigned as asst. information officer at Seoul 
Jan. 1, 1949 ; class eight and press officer at Seoul Jan. 
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Drew, "William John. — b. Biddleford, Maine, Nov. 80, 

1911 ; U. of Montreal 19:^2-45 ; St. Georges Pedagogi- 
cal Inst., Montreal, 1941-45 ; Sir George Williams 
Coll. (Montreal), B.A. 1948; bigli-sch. teacher 1931- 
46 ; app. visa Investigator In Am. consulate gen. at 
Montreal Sept. 2, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
twenty Nov. 13, 1946 ; class seventeen and elk. at Mon- 
treal June 15, 1947 ; class fourteen Dec. 28, 1947 ; elk. 
at Lagos July 10, 1948 ; class eleven and v.c. at Lagos 
July 10, 1948. 

Dreyfus, Louis Goethe, Jr. — b. Santa Barbara, Calif., 
Nov. 23, 1889 ; Hotchkiss Sch. ; Yale U., B.A. 1910, 
M.A. 1911 ; Alliance Francaise, summer 1910 ; app. 
cons, asst., Dec. 20, 1910 ; deputy cons. gen. at Berlin 
Mar. 16, 1911 ; v. and deputy cons, at Cailao May 27, 

1912 ; cons. agt. at Quibdo July 5, 1913 ; v. and deputy 
cons. gen. at Berlin Feb. 26, 1914 ; v.c. at Berlin Feb. 
C, 1915; at Budapest July 14, 1915; cons, of class 
eight July 12, 1916 ; in charge at Sofia Oct. 10-Nov. 
30, 1916 ; cons, at Sivas Mar. 20, 1917 ; at Malaga June 
5, 1917 ; detailed to Paris Aug. 25, 1919 ; class six 
Sept. 5, 1919 ; cons, at Palermo Mar. 12, 1920 ; class 
five June 4, 1920 ; cons, at Dresden Nov. 15, 1921 ; 
class four Nov. 23, 1921 ; class three Mar. 1, 1923 ; 
cons. gen. of class four June 5, 1924; For. Ser. officer 
of class three July 1, 1924 ; For. Ser. insp. May 1, 
1925 ; class two June 30, 1927 ; cons. gen. at Oslo Oct. 
7, 1927; For. Ser. insp. Oct. 1, 1928; cons. gen. at 
Naples July 27, 1929 ; class one May 9, 1930 ; cons, 
gen. at Copenhagen July 31, 1931 ; sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. June 13, 1933; couns. of emb. at Lima June 26, 
1933 ; E.E. and M.P. to Iran July 7, 1939 ; also E.E. 
and M.P. to Afghanistan Feb. 16, 1940-July 25, 1942; 
to Iceland Mar. 21, 1044 ; special rep. of President 
Roosevelt with rank of A.E. and P., Inauguration of 1st 
President of the Icelandic Republic, June 17, 1944 ; E.E. 
and M.P. to Sweden Aug. 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class of career minister Nov. 14. 1946 ; to the Dept. 
Nov. 13, 1947 ; act. chief. For. Ser. Inspection Corps, 
July 1, 1948 ; A. E. and P. to Afghanistan Apr. 21, 
1949 ; married. 

Driscoll, Robert P. — b. Elizabeth, N.J., Dec. 29, 1916 ; 
St. John's U., B.A. 1939 ; Columbia U., M.A. 1941 ; 
U.S. Navy 1941-47, It. comdr., overseas ser. ; app. For. 
Ser. Staff officer of class eight and assigned to the 
Dept. Mar. 25, 1947 ; v.c. at Athens Apr. 18, 1947 ; 
aest. att. at Athens Mar. 12, 1948 ; married. 

Driscoll, William Joseph. — b. Haverhill, Mass., May 
15, 1923 ; St. James High Sch. grad. ; Nat. defense 
training Interviewer 1941-1943 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, 
overseas ser.; war crimes analyst, War Dept. (Italy), 
1046 ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. at Rome Aug. 21, 1946 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class fourteen Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
class twelve and personnel elk. at Rome Oct. 31, 1948 ; 
personnel elk. at Shanghai Apr. 11, 1949 ; class eleven 
and personnel asst. at Shanghai June 12, 1949 ; per- 
sonnel asst. at Moscow Oct. 7, 1949 ; att. at Moscow 
Nov. 4, 1949. 

Driver, Thomas Theodore. — b. Milton, Mass., Jan. 1, 
1906 ; Stetson High Sch. grad. ; Columbia U. 1937-39 ; 
sales mgr. for radio firm 1925-26 ; with traffic dept. 
of steamship cos. 1926-30 ; newspaper copy writer 
and editor 1935-41 ; cultural affairs officer 1941, news 



editor 1942 ; public relations officer 1943, editor and 
policy control supervisor for short-wave broadcasts 
to Latin Amer. 1944, information officer in Am. emb. at 
Bogota 1945-46, Office of Inter-Am. Affairs; app. Infor- 
mation officer in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned 
at Bogota July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of 
class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; information officer at Madrid 
Jan. 23, 1947 ; att. at Madrid Oct. 19, 1947 ; class three 
and public affairs officer at Madrid in addition to duties 
as att. Apr. 17, 1949; 1st sec. June 24, 1949; 1st sec. 
at Madrid July 5, 1949 ; married. 

Drumright, Everett Francis. — b. Drumright, Okla., 
Sept. 15, 1906 ; Drumright High Sch. grad. ; U. of 
Okla., B.S. 1929 ; cml. work 1929-30 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. Dec. 16, 1930 ; v.c. at Ciudad Juarez, temp., Dec. 
27, 1930 ; For. Ser. Sch. Aug. 8, 1931 ; v.c. at Hankow 
Dec. 10, 1931 ; language officer at Peiping July 15, 
1932; v.c. at Shanghai Oct. 11, 1934; at Swatow, 
temp., May 14, 1935 ; at Shanghai June 27, 1935 ; at 
Swatow, temp., Oct. 25, 1935 ; at Shanghai Dec. 9, 
1935 ; at Hankow, temp., Feb. 5, 1937 ; class eight 
Apr. 1, 1937 ; cons. Apr. 22, 1937 ; cons, at Hankow 
Apr. 26, 1937 ; 3d sec. at Nanking Mar. 25, 1938 ; class 
seven Apr. 1, 1939 ; 2d sec. at Nanking June 20, 1939 
(temp, at Chungking) ; class six May 1, 1941 ; cons, 
at Shanghai Nov. 10-Dec. 7, 1941 ; to the Dept. June 
3, 1942 ; 2d sec. and cons, at London Sept. 15, 1942 
(canceled) ; 2d sec. at Chungking Nov. 21, 1942; also 
cons, at Running Feb. 2, 1943 ; class five July 16, 
1943 ; cons, at Chungking in addition to duties as 2d 
sec. May 1, 1944 ; to the Dept. Feb. 15, 1945 ; class 
three May 16, 1945 ; asst. chief. Div. of Chinese Affairs, 
Aug. 31, 1945 ; chief Oct. 10, 1945 ; 1st sec. and cons, 
at London July 24, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
three Nov. 13, 1946 ; class two May 15, 1947 ; 1st sec. 
and cons, at Tokyo Dec. 9, 1947 ; couns. of mission at 
Seoul July 7, 1948. 

Dubensky, William. — b. New York, N.Y., Dec. 7, 1917 ; 
high sch. grad. ; Coll. of City of N.Y. 1934-37 ; Juil- 
liard Sch. of Music 1938 ; Hochschule fiir Misik at 
Berlin, 1932-34 ; violinist with symphony orchestra. 
1938-39 ; music dir. of studio 1939-40, of opera co. 
1940-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-47 ; maj., overseas ser. ; 
chief of branch, OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class six and assigned as film officer. Public 
Affairs Div., Office of Land Commr. for Bavaria, at 
Munich Nov. 17, 1949 ; motion picture officer at 
Munich Feb. 5, 1950.— HICOG. 

du Bois, Arden Edward M. — b. North Mankato, Minn., 
Nov. 18, 1906 ; Mankato High Sch. grad. ; business 
sch. ; Mankato State Coll. 1924-25 ; German Govt. Sch.. 
Rio de Janeiro, 1934-35 ; Imperial U., Kanda, Tokyo, 
1937 ; Cornell U. 1939 ; sec. to mgr. of utility co. 
1925-30 ; Minn. Nat. Guard 1926-31 ; with The Rocke- 
feller Foundation 1931—43 as accountant, traveling 
auditor, office mgr., liaison officer to Brazilian Govt., 
and asst. dir. of Yellow Fever Service, S. Am. Central 
Office, 1931-37, as dir. of Wild Animal Capture Ser., 
N.Y., 1938-39, and as office mgr., Regional Office for 
Caribbean Area, Panama 1939—40 and Habana 1940- 
43 ; app. jr. econ. analyst at Habana Jan. 14, 1943 ; 
at Porto Alegre July 2, 1945 ; econ. analyst and ndmin. 
asst. at Porto Alegre July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff 



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officer of class ten and econ. analyst at Porto Alegre 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; v.c. at Porto Alegre Jan. 1, 1947 ; 
class nine Feb. 2, 1948 ; v.c. at Guadalajara Apr. 30, 
1948 ; married. 

Du Bois, Cora. — b. New York, N.T. ; Barnard Coll., 
B.A. 1927 ; Columbia U., M.A. 1928 ; U. of Calif., Ph.D. 
1932 ; research assoc, U. of Calif., 1932-35 ; fellow, 
Nat. Research Council 1935-36, Social Science Re- 
search Council (in Indonesia) 1937-39; instr., Hunter 
Coll., 1936-37 ; anthropologist, Sarah Lawrence Coll., 
1939-42 ; section chief 1942-44, branch chief 1944-45, 
Office of Strategic Sers. ; transferred to the Dept. of 
State as section chief, P-6, Oct. 1, 1945 ; chief of south- 
ern areas branch, Div. of Research for Far East, P-7, 
Jan. 12, 1947 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949.— DRF. 

DuBose, Clarence Peter. — b. Feb. 13, 1884 ; app. news 
editor, CAF-11, in the Dept. of State Jan. 5, 1948; 
information and editorial specialist May 30, 1948 ; 
GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— INP. 

Dubs, Adolph. — b. Chicago, 111., Aug. 4, 1920 ; Beloit 
Coll., B.A. 1942 ; Georgetown U., grad. work 1946-48 ; 
machinist for tool mfr. 1938-42 ; U.S. Navy 1942-46, 
It. ; asst. to dir. of training of navy sch. 1948-49 ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned to 
the Dept. Dec. 2, 1949 ; resident officer at Frankfort on 
the Main Feb. 21, 1950 ; married. — HICOG. 

Ducotfe, Charles H. — b. Marksville, La., Mar. 12, 
1900 ; Marksville High Sch. grad. ; Spring Hill Coll., 
B.S. 1918 ; Mass. Inst, of Tech., B.S. 1923 ; Fox Sch. 
of Pianoforte Playing, 4 yrs. ; distribution and elec- 
trical engineer 1923-28 ; entered Bu. of For. and Dom. 
Com. Dec. 1, 1927 ; asst. trade commr. at Buenos Aires 
1928-31 ; in Bu. of For. and Dom. Com. 1931-35 ; app. 
asst. cml. att. at Habana, Nov. 21, 1935 ; For. Ser. offi- 
cer of class seven July 1, 1939 ; cons, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Nov. 16, 1939 ; class six Oct. 20, 1942 ; 
cml. att. at Habana Nov. 13, 1942 ; class five July 16, 
1944 ; asst. cml. att. at Paris Nov. 29, 1944 ; class four 
Dec. 17, 1945 ; For. Ser. officer of class three Nov. 13, 
1946 ; cml. att. at Brussels Feb. 26, 1947 ; 1st sec. 
at Budapest July 21, 1948 ; detailed to ECA in Paris 
May 1, 1949 ; married. 

Duda, Wilfred J. — b. Roosevelt, N.Y., Jan. 23, 1916 ; 
South High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; Southwestern 
U. 1938 ; app. messenger in the Dept. of State Mar. 30, 

1936 ; laborer July 16, 1037 ; elk. at $1,440 Oct. 16, 

1937 ; at $1,500 Apr. 16, 1939 ; at $1,620 Feb. 21, 1941 ; 
at $2,000 July 16, 1942 ; at $2,100 Apr. 1, 1944 ; 
information specialist at $2,600 Aug. 16, 1944 ; at 
$3,200 (CAF-9) May 23. 1945: CAF-11 May 31, 
1946; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949. — SA-M. 

Budgeon, Lucile. — b. Madison, Wis. ; Riverside High 
Sch. (Milwaukee) grad. ; U. of Wis., B.A. 1927, M.A. 
1932 ; London Sch. of Econ. and Pol. Sci. 1930-31 ; 
Columbia U., B.A. in library sci. 1937 ; librarian, Mil- 
waukee Vocational Sch., 1927-30, 1932-36, 1937-39; 
dir. of training, Baltimore Public Library, 1939-44 ; 
asst. librarian. Office of War Information, Bombay, 
1944—46 ; app. field program officer, P-4, in the Dept. 
of State July 22, 1946 ; asst. chief of program man- 
agement section, Div. of Libraries and Insts., P-5, Dec. 
12, 1948 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949.— ILL 



Dudley, Edward H. — b. South Boston, Va., Mar. 11, 
1911 ; Johnson C. Smith U., B.S. 1932 ; St. Johns U., 
LL.B. 1941 ; mem. of bar of N.Y. ; asst. atty. gen., 
N.Y. State Dept. of Justice, 1942— i?> ; with advertising 
dept. of cml. co. 1943 ; asst. special counsel, Nat. Assn. 
for the Advancement of Colored People, 1943—45, 
1947-48 ; legal counsel. Govt, of Virgin Islands, 1945- 

47 ; app. E.E. and M.P. to Liberia Aug. 11, 1948 ; A.E. 
and P. to Liberia Mar. 18, 1949 ; married. 

Duer, Edward Rush, Jr. — b. New York, N.Y., Dec. 19, 
1908 ; Princeton U., A.B. 1931 ; statistician for invest- 
ment council 1933-40 ; U.S. Army Feb.-Oct. 1941 ; 
industrial analyst. War Production Bd., 1942-44 ; app. 
elk. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned to the Dept. 
Sept. 18, 1944 ; v.c. at Tangier Oct. 28, 1944 ; at 
Casablanca, temp., Dec. 18, 1944 ; resigned 1946 ; cml. 
specialist, Joint Export-Import Agency, 1947^9 ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class five and a.ssigned as 
trade officer. Office of Econ. Affairs, at Frankfort on 
the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Duerbeck, Edwin M. — b. Chicago, 111., Sept. 16, 1906 ; 
U. of Chicago, A.B." 1934, M.A. 1935; Columbia U., 
grad. work 1944 ; jr. credit mgr. for oil co. 1926-33 ; 
editorial investigator, Public Works Admin., 1935-37 ; 
project planner. Fed. Public Housing Authority, 1938- 
42 ; U.S. Navy 1942-45, It. comdr., overseas ser. ; divi- 
sional asst., Dept. of State, 1945-46 ; management 
planning officer 1946-47, budget analyst 1947-49, Vet- 
erans Admin. ; app. for. management specialist, GS-13, 
in the Dept. of State Dec. 19, 1949 ; married.— NEA. 

DuFail, Baoul. — b. Lisbon, Maine, Dec. 2, 1897 ; high- 
sch. grad. ; Harvard U. 1919-20 ; study and travel in 
Europe and Asia 1921-32 ; press agt. ; song writer ; 
consultant and tech. adviser on broadcasting ; pro- 
ducer of radio programs ; program dir. and producer. 
Office of War Information, 1943—45 ; transferred to the 
Dept. of State as producer, CAF-11, Jan. 1, 1946 ; GS- 
11 Oct. 30. 1949.— IBD. 

Dufault, Louis Howard. — b. Ware, Mass., Feb. 13, 
1918 ; Westfield High Sch grad. ; Mass. Sch. of Art. 
1937-41 ; Pratt Inst. 1946-47 ; U.S. Army 1941-45, 
overseas ser. ; studio tech. for advertising agency 1946— 

48 ; illustrator 1948 ; act. section chief, section chief, 
OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
four and assigned as information specialist. Operating 
Facilities Div., Office of Admin., at Frankfort on the 
Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; married.— HICOG. 

Duf&eld, Thomas Jefferson, Jr. — b. Summit, N.J., Dec. 
16, 1915 ; I'ficole Alsacienne, Paris ; I'Bcole du Montcel, 
Paris ; Lyc6e Buffon, Paris, grad. ; U. of Paris 1933-35 ; 
Harvard U., A.B. 1941 ; sec. of prep. sch. 1937-38 ; 
U.S. Army 1941-40, capt., overseas ser. ; app. For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c, of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. July 25, 1946 ; to the Dept. Sept. 10, 1946 ; 
v.c. at Rotterdam Oct. 22, 1940 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; class five Apr. 14, 1948 ; v.c. 
at Saigon Oct. 21, 1949 ; also 2d sec. at Saigon Mar. 7, 
1950 ; married. 

Duffus, Ursula Hubbard (Mrs.) — b. Ashtabula, Ohio ; 
Bradford Acad. grad. ; Mount Holyoke Coll., A.B. 1926 ; 
Columbia U., M.A. 1932 ; Int. Law Seminar of Car- 
negie Endowment for Int. Peace, cert. 1934 ; Int. 



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Peoplea Coll., Denmark, summer courses 1936, 1939 ; 
exec, sec, Mich, branch of League of Nations Assn., 
1926-29 ; divisional asst., CarneKie Endowment for Int. 
Peace, 1929-42 ; civilian mobilizer, OflSce of Civilian 
Defense, Mar.-July 1943 ; asst. sec, United Nations 
Interim Conn';. on Food and Agri., 1943-46 ; app. con- 
sultant. Dlv. of Int. Org. Affairs, Dept. of State, Feb. 
8, 1946 ; asst. on int. org. affairs, P-5, Mar. 28, 1946 ; 
specialist on int. org. affairs, P-6, Aug. 22, 1949 ; 
GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949.— UNE. 

Dugan, Dorothy J. — b. Nov. 17, 1918 ; app. elk. in the 
For. Ser. and assigned to the Dept. Oct. 8, 1945 ; elk. 
at Shanghai Dec. 10, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class fourteen Nov. 13, 1946; class twelve Feb. 23, 
1947 ; resigned Dec. 14, 1947 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class fourteen and assigned to the Dept. 
Feb. 29, 1948; elk. at Berlin Mar. 11, 1948; class 
twelve Aug. 22, 1948 ; quota control elk. at Frankfort 
on the Main Aug. 23, 1948 ; class eleven and v.c. at 
Vienna June 29, 1949. 

Duggan, William E. — b. Northampton, Mass., Nov. 
2, 1915 ; business-sch. grad. ; Columbus U., LL.B. 1940 ; 
stenog., Dept. of Com., 1937-40 : app. elk. at $1,620 in 
the Dept. of State Feb. 16, 1940; at .?2,000 July 16, 
1941; at $2,100 Apr. 1, 1943; tech. asst. (legal) at 
.$2,600 Apr. 1, 1943; furlough for mil. ser. Dec. 8, 
1943; at $2,000 Oct. 1, 1944; at $3,090 July 1, 1944; 
divisional asst., P-3. May 6. 1946 ; atty-adviser. P-4, 
Sept. 5, 1948 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— PD. 

Duggan, William Redman. — b. Durango, Colo., Feb. 11, 
1915 ; Durango High Sch. grad. ; U. of Notre Dame, 
A.B. 1938, M.A. 1939 ; alumni sec. 1933-35, sec. in 
teacher placement bu. 1934-35, Western State Coll. 
of Colo. ; library asst. 1935-37, sec. to prof. 1937-38. 
U. of Notre Dame ; business mgr. of university publi- 
cation 1938-39 ; field asst. 1940, field office mgr. 1940- 
44, Social Security Bd. ; app. elk. in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary and assigned to the Dept. Dec. 12, 1944 ; v.c. 
at Durban Jan. 2, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; class ten Feb. 23, 1947 ; 
For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. July 12, 1947 ; v.c. at Durban Aug. 
23, 1947 ; at Vancouver Feb. 10, 1948 ; married. 

Duke, Angler Biddle. — b. Nov. 30, 1915 ; app. For. Ser. 
Reserve officer of class four and assigned at Buenos 
Aires Oct. 18, 1949 ; cons, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Nov. 15, 1949 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Buenos Aires Nov. 
28, 1949 ; married. 

Dulaski, Benedict J. — b. Hatfield, Mass., Mar. 21, 
1908 ; Smith Acad. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; George 
Washington U. 1946- ; elk. -stenog., U.S. Public Health 
Ser. 1928-29, U.S. Coast Guard Feb.-July 1929, Dept. 
of State 1929-31 ; elk. in Am. emb. at Warsaw 1931-35, 
at Moscow 1935-40 ; in Am. leg. at Belgrade 1940—41, 
at Budapest 1941 ; app. divisional asst. at $2,600 in 
the Dept. of State Feb. 7, 1942 ; at $2,700 Apr. 1, 
1942 ; at $3,200 Jan. 16, 1943 ; asst. chief of overseas 
utilization section. Int. Information Div., at $3,800 
(CAF-11) Sept. 1, 1944; mem., Interdivisional Comm. 
on Motion Pictures, 1944 ; Evaluating Comm. on Mo- 



tion Pictures and Visual Aide 1944-47 ; CAF-12 June 
30, 1946 ; asst. chief of overseas distribution section, 
Int. Motion Pictures Div., Aug. 22, 1948 ; chief, CAF- 
13, Oct. 2, 1049 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— IMP. 

Dulles, Eleanor Lansing (Mrs.)— b. Watertown, N.Y., 
June 1, 1895 ; Bryn Mawr Coll., A.B. 1917, M.A. 1920 ; 
London Sch. of Econ. 1921-22 ; Uadcliffe Coll., M.A. 
1924, Ph.D. 1926 ; U. of Paris 1925-27 ; U. of Geneva ; 
reconstruction and relief work in France, Am. Society 
of Friends, 1917-19 ; asst. personnel mgr. in industrial 
plant 1920-21 ; lecturer, Simmons Coll., 1924-25 ; re- 
search asst.. Harvard U., Uadcliffe Coll., and Bu. of Int. 
Research, Paris, 1925-27, Simmons Coll. and Harvard 
U. 1927-28 ; asst. prof, of econ., Bryn Mawr Coll., 
1928-30 ; with Bu. of Int. Research (Basel and Geneva) 
1930-32 ; lecturer, Bryn Mawr Coll., and lecturer and 
research assoc, U. of Pa., 1932-36; chief of Div. of 
Econ. and Financial Studies, Social Security Bd., 1936- 
42 ; social sci. analyst, Bd. of Econ. Warfare, Apr.- 
Sept. 1942 ; author of econ. studies ; app. divisional 
asst. at $5,800 in the Dept. of State Sept. 1, 1942 ; 
at $6,000 Apr. 1, 1944 ; economist July 1, 1944 ; sr. 
econ. analyst, office of U.S. pol. adviser on Austrian 
affairs. Commanding Gen., U.S. Armed Forces, Medi- 
terranean Theater, Feb. 23, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class three Nov. 13, 1946; to the Dept. Aug. 31, 
1948; act. adviser on German-Austrian affairs, Div. 
of Financial Affairs, Nov. 16, 1948. — MN. 

Duly, Gilda R. — b. Rome, N.Y., Jan. 2. 1910; Rome 
Free Acad. grad. ; asst. librarian 1927-29 ; bookkeeper 
for banks 1934-41 ; elk. in Dept. of State 1942-45 : 
app. elk. in Am. consulate at Algiers Feb. 1, 1945 ; 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class fifteen Nov. 13, 1946; 
class fourteen Nov. 18, 1946 ; elk. at Rangoon IHay 11, 
1948 ; class thirteen Apr. 3, 1949 ; class eleven and v.c. 
at Rangoon Apr. 16. 1949 ; v.c. at London Mar. 6, 
1950. 

Dumas, Henry E. — h. Columbus, Ohio, Sept. 21, 1908 ; 
Louisville (Ky.) Male High Sch. ; asst. foreman in 
laundry 1924-26 ; U.S.M.C. 1926-34, overseas ser. ; 
motion-picture business 1934—86, highway surveying 
and construction engineering 1936-42, in Nicaragua ; 
app. guard in Am. leg. at Managua Jan. 2, 1942 ; 
elk. Dec. 1, 1942 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class thirteen 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; elk. at Tijuana June 11, 1947 ; class 
eleven and admin, asst. at Tijuana Apr. 4, 1948 ; at 
Seville Apr. 2, 1949 ; class ten and v.c. at Seville Apr. 
3. 1949 ; married. 

Dimiont, Donald Albert. — b. Boston, Mass., Dec. 6, 
1911 ; Punchard High Sch. (Andover) grad. ; Trinity 
Coll., B.S. 1934, M.A. 1938 ; Yale U., grad. work 1938- 
39 ; teacher of hist, in prep, sch., Baguio, P.I., 193.'>-37 ; 
Instr. in Eng., Trinity Coll., 1937-39 ; writer and 
farmer 1939-40 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate at Dakar 
Dec. 9, 1940 ; v.c. at Dakar June 16, 1941 ; at Rabat 
May 6, 1943 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 22, 1945 ; v.c. at Rabat 
Dec. 29. 1945 : at Tunis July 30, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; class five May 15, 1947 ; 
cons. May 27, 1949 ; cons, at Tunis June 6, 1949 ; at 
Istanbul Aug. 19, 1949 ; married. 



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Duncan, Enoch Sevier. — b. Johnson City, Tenn., Nov. 
17, 1920 ; Jonesboro High Sch. grad. ; U. of Tenn., 
B.A. 1945, grad. work 1946 ; accountant and auditor 
1940-42 ; U.S. Army 1942-45, 1st It., overseas ser. ; 
instr. in Eng., U. of Tenn., 1946 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. 
Ser. July 19, 1946; to the Dept. Aug. 27, 1946; 3d 
eec. and v.c. at Cairo Sept. 30, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer 
of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; class five and 2d sec. at 
Cairo in addition to duties as v.c. Apr. 14, 1948 ; 
to the Dept. Mar. 1, 1950 ; married. 

Dunham, Chester Gray. — b. Chicago, 111., Feb. 11, 
1923 ; Oberlin Coll., A.B. 1948 ; Columbia U. 1948 ; 
U.S. Army 1943-46, 1948-49, 1st It., overseas ser. ; 
app. For. Ser. StafE officer of class eleven and assigned 
to the Dept. June 23, 1949 ; v.c. at Vienna June 23, 
1949. 

Dunham, Donald Carl. — b. Columbus, Ohio, Aug. 30, 
1908 ; University Sch., Andover, grad. ; Yale U., Ph.B. 
1930 ; Harvard U., grad. work 1939-40 ; admin, asst. 
for art museum 1941-42 ; assn. dir. 1942-43 ; editor 
for bureau of econ. research 1943-45 ; cable editor for 
int. magazine 1945-40 ; app. UNESCO relations officer 
at $8,179.50 in the Dept. of State Dec. 2, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. Reserve officer of class four, assigned as public- 
affairs officer at Bucharest Feb. 25, 1947 ; sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Oct. 1, 1947 ; 2d sec. at Bucharest Oct. 19, 
1947 ; married. 

Dunham, William Barrett. — b. Minneapolis, Minn., 
Jan. 20, 1918 ; Central High Sch. grad. ; Carleton Coll., 
B.A. 1942 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy, M.A. 
1943 ; elk. for insur. co. 1936-38 ; mem.. Seventh 
Japan-Amer. Student Conf., Tokyo, summer 1940 ; app. 
divisional asst. at $2,000 in the Dept. of State June 21, 

1943 ; at $2,600 Oct. 1, 1943 ; at $3,200 (P-3) Oct. 13, 

1944 ; P-4 Oct. 17, 1945 ; asst. to country specialist 
Nov. 16, 1945 ; country specialist, P-5 Nov. 17, 1946 ; 
P-6 Nov. 2, 1947 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — ^WE. 

Dunker, Ragnhild. — b. Christiania, Norway, Dec. 15, 
1895 ; Am. citizen ; high-sch. grad. ; business sch. ; 
stenog. in Norwegian consulate at Boston ; with ship- 
ping firm in Bergen ; app. elk in Am. consulate gen. 
at Christiania Nov. 1, 1922 ; at Guatemala Apr. 2, 
1942 ; near the Govt, of Norway established in Eng- 
land Nov. 11, 1944 ; at Oslo May 31, 1945 ; admin, asst. 
at Oslo Feb. 10, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
ten Nov. 13, 1946, v.c. at Oslo May 10, 1948 ; class nine 
Jan. 22, 1950. 

Dunlap, Henry A. — b. Depew, N.Y., Apr. 7, 1917 ; 
Canisius Coll., B.S. 1939 ; U. of Buffalo, B.L.S. 1941 ; 
asst., Canisius Coll. Library, 1935-39 ; librarian, Gros- 
venor Library, 1939-43 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas 
ser. ; chief librarian, OMGUS, 1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class five and assigned as librarian. 
Office of Exec. Sec, at Bonn Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Dunn, James Clement. — h. Newnrk, N.J., Dec. 27, 
1890 ; studied law and architecture ; architect 1912-17 : 
U.S. Navy 1917-19, It., aide to naval att. at Habana ; 
elk., Dept. of State, 1919 ; app. sec. of emb. or leg. of 
class four and assigned to the Dept. Sept. 5, 1919 ; 



to Berne Nov. 15, 1919 (canceled) ; to Madrid Feb. 26, 
1920 ; class three Aug. 24, 1921 ; assigned to Port au 
Prince Mar. 1, 1922 ; class two Jan. 23, 1924 ; to Brus- 
sels Mar. 7, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer of class four and 
1st sec. at Brussels July 1, 1924 ; class three June 2, 
1926 ; to the Dept. Apr. 29, 1927 ; dir. of ceremonies at 
the White House Sept. 27, 1927 ; chief, Div. of Int. 
Conferences and Protocol, Feb. 4, 1928 ; class two Oct. 
16, 1929 ; couns. to commn. for study and review of 
conditions in Haiti, 1930 ; 1st sec. at London May 17, 
1930; resigned Aug. 7, 1930; app. chief, Div. of Int. 
Conferences, Dept. of State, at $8,000 Sept. 10, 1931 ; 
.'iec. gen. of Am. del., 1st stage. Gen. Disarmament 
Conf., Geneva, 1932 ; chief, Div. of Protocol and Confs., 
June 1, 1933 ; sec. gen. to Am. del., 7th Int. Conf. 
of Am. States, Montevideo, 1933 ; special asst. to the 
sec. of state and chief of protocol Feb. 12, 1934 ; special 
asst. to the sec. of state and chief, Div. of Western 
European Affairs, July 1, 1935 ; chief, Div. of European 
Affairs, June 16, 1937 ; adviser on pol. relations July 17, 
1937 : at $8,500 July 19, 1937 : at $8,750 Oct. 1. 1941 ; 
mem., Interdept. Comm. on War Information, 1942 ; 
mem., Comm. on Political Planning, Nov. 2, 1942-Jan. 
15, 1944 (chm., Nov. 2. 1942-Mar. 19, 1943) ; adviser. 
Office of For. Econ. Coordination, June 24-Nov. 6, 1943 ; 
mem., Policy Comm. and Coordinating Comm., Comm. 
for Econ. Policy in Liberated Areas, 1943- ; dir.. Office 
of European Affairs, Jan. 15, 1944 ; also act. dir.. Office 
of Special Pol. Affairs, Jan. 15-May 7, 1944 ; at 
$9,000 Apr. 1, 1944 ; mem. of U.S. group, Dumbarton 
Oaks Conversations on Int. Org., Washington, 1944 ; 
asst. sec. of state Dec. 20, 1944 ; mem., Secretary's 
Staff Comm., Dec. 20, 1945 ; chm. of U.S. del.. Com- 
monwealth Telecommunications Conf., Bermuda, 1945 ; 
A.B. and P. to Italy July 25, 1946 ; also U.S. rep., Ad- 
visory Council for Italy, and U.S. pol. adviser to the 
Supreme Comdr., Mediterranean Theater, Caserta, Italy, 
July 25, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class of career min- 
ister Nov. 14, 1946 ; married. 

Dunn, Leland Milner. — b. Oakley, Idaho, Apr. 4, 1920 ; 
East Salt Lake City High Sch. grad. : U. of Utah. B.A. 
1942 ; economist, U.S. Tariff Commn., 1943-45 ; app. 
elk. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned to the Dept. 
Jan. 26, 1945 ; v.c. near the Govt, of Norway established 
in England Fob. 27, 1945 ; at Oslo May 9, 1945 ; For. 
Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Oct. 24, 1946 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Oslo 
Nov. 4, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
v.c. at Hamburg Jan. 23, 1948; class five Apr. 21, 
1949.— HICOG. 

Dunn, William Brothers. — b. Greenville, Tex., Feb. 11, 
1919 ; Wichita Falls High Sch. grad. ; U. of Chicago, 
A.B. 1939, 1946-47 : U. of Colo., M.A. 1941 ; instr., D. 
of Colo., 1940-41 ; U.S. Army 1941-46, capt., overseas 
ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, 
and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 26, 1947 ; to the Dept. 
Sept. 2, 1947 ; v.c. at Canton Oct. 20, 1947 ; at Hanoi- 
July 14, 1949. 

Dunn, William Clyde.— b. Kinston, N.C., Mar. 14. 
1911 ; Kinston High Sch. grad. ; Woodberry Forest 
Sch. ; U. of N.C., A.B. 1931 ; Harvard U. Business Sch. 
1931-32 ; Princeton U., A.M. 1942 ; special asst. with 
bank 1932-35 ; research dir., N.C. State Planning Bd., 
1936-37 ; fellow, U. of Tex., 1937-39 ; asst. prof, of pol. 



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sci.. Southwestern U. 1939-41. U. of N.C. 1942-43: 
budget examiner, Bu. of the Budget, 1943-44 ; app. 
econ. analyst at $4,600 (P-5) In the Dept. of State Nov. 
15, 1944 ; country specialist, P-6, Feb. 28, 1946 ; asst. 
chief, Div. of Greeli, Turkish, and Iranian Affairs, 
l'-7, Apr. 4, 1948; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949; married. — 
GTI. 

Dunnigan, Thomas John. — b. Canton, Oliio, May 22. 
1921 ; Cathedral Latin Sch. grad. ; John Carroll U.. A.B. 
1943 ; Harvard U. 1946 ; U. S. Army 1943-46, overseas 
ser. ; teacher in high sch. 1946 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. In the Diplo. Ser. July 
5, 1946 : to the Dept. July 30, 1946 ; v.c. at Berlin Aug. 

20, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 1946 ; 
class five and 2d sec. at Berlin in addition to duties as 
v.c. Apr. 21, 1949 ; pol. reporting officer, Pol. Af- 
fairs Div., Berlin Element, Oct. 16, 1949; married. — 
HICOG. 

Dunning, Alice Langley (Mrs.) — b. Colh^ge Point, 
X.Y. : Queens Coll., B.A. 1943 ; Clarli U., M.A. 1944 ; 
Stanford U. 1944-45 ; George Washington U. Law Sch. 
1946-49 ; app. research asst., P-1, in the Dept. of 
State June 30, 1945 ; divisional asst., P-2, Jan. 10, 

1946 ; asst. on Japanese and Korean affairs, P-3, Feb. 
9, 1947 ; asst. to country specialist, P-4, May 15, 1949 ; 
mem., U.S. del. to Far Eastern Commn., 1947-^9 ; 
GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949. — NA. 

Dunning, John Laurance. — b. Ridgewood, N.J., Mar. 
11, 1913 ; Ridgewood High Sch. grad. ; Princeton U. 
Prep. Sch. grad. ; Princeton U., B.A. 1934 ; writer and 
copy editor for press assn. 1937-39 ; assoc. editor for 
publishing co. 1939-43 ; news editor, assoc. chief, ami 
act. chief of wireless div.. Office of War Information. 
1943-45; transferred to the Dept. of State Aug. 31. 
1945 ; act. asst. chief. Int. Press and Publications Div., 
CAF-14, Jan. 1, 1946 ; asst. chief Apr. 8, 1946 ; assoc. 
chief, CAF-15, Aug. 22, 1948 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 ; 
married. — INP. 

Dur, Philip Francis. — b. St. Louis, Mo., June 30. 
1914 ; St. Louis Country Day Sch. grad. ; Coll. de Nor- 
mandie, France, 1924-26, 1928-29; Harvard U., A.B. 
1935, Ph.D. 1941 ; instr.. Harvard D., 1936-41 ; U.S. 
Navy 1942-46, It. comdr., overseas ser. ; analyst. Com- 
bined Intelligence Group, 1946-47 ; app. For. Ser. 
officer of class four, cons, of career, and sec. in the 
Diplo. Ser. Nov. 14, 1947 ; to the Dept. Nov. 29, 

1947 ; cons, at Lyon Feb. 20, 1948 ; married. 

Durbrow, Elbridge. — b. San Francisco, Calif., Sept. 

21, 1903 ; Shattuck Sch. grad. ; Yale U., Ph.B. 1920 : 
Stanford U. 1927 ; U. of Dijon, France, 1927 ; Acad^mie 
de Droit International de la Haye, Netherlands, sum- 
mer 1928 ; I'Ecole Libre des Sciences Politiques, diplome 
1929 ; asst. land appraiser with railroad co., summers 
1923, 1924, 1925 : app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 15, 1930 ; v.c. 
at Warsaw May 17, 1930 ; For. Ser. Sch. Dec. 22, 1931 ; 
T.c. at Bucharest Apr. 7, 1932 ; at Moscow Feb. 10. 
1934 ; also 3d sec. at Moscow Feb. 6, 1935 ; class eight 
Apr. 1, 1937 ; cons. Apr. 22, 1937 ; cons, at Moscow in 
addition to duties as 3d sec. Apr. 26, 1937 ; cons, at 
Naples June 29, 1937 ; class seven Apr. 1. 1939 ; to the 
Dept. May 19, 1939 ; detailed for special study (U. of 



Chicago) Sept. 11. 1939 ; 2d sec. at Rome June 1, 1940 ; 
cons, at Lisbon, temp., June 14, 1940 ; at Leghorn, 
temp., Nov. 23, 1940; 2d sec. at Rome Nov. 29, 1940- 
Dec. H, 1941; class six May 1, 1941; to the Dept. 
May 28, 1942 ; class five July 16, 1943 ; asst. chief, Div 
of Eastern European Affairs, June 2, 1944 ; chief Dec. 
20, 1944 ; class three May 10, 1945 : couns. of emb. at 
Moscow Mar. 29, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class three 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; class two May 15. 1947 : to the Dept. 
Mar. 10, 1948 ; deputy for for. affairs, Nat. War Coll., 
June 4, 1948 ; married. 

Durfee, Carlisle. — b. Nov. 27. 1892 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class six and assigned as sr. magistrate, 
U.S. High Commn. Courts, at Ansbach Oct. 16, 1949. — 
IIICOG. 

Durkin, Mary Lucile.- — b. Battle Creek, Mich., Aug. 
2, 1914 ; Simmons Coll., B.S. 1936 ; U. of Chattanooga, 
B.A. 1943 ; librarian, 1936-40, 1941-44, 1947-48 ; 
dist. supervisor. Work Projects Admin, library proj- 
ects, 1940-41 ; club dir.. Am. Red Cross, 1944-45 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine and assigned as 
librarian at Cairo Oct. 19, 1948 ; asst. att. at Cairo 
June 24, 1949. 

Durling, Fred A. — b. Panamft, Panama, July 24, 1909 ; 
naturalized 1943; La Salle Coll., A.B., B.S. 1927; 
business sch. ; Nat. Art Sch. 1930-31 ; radio sch. 
1934-35; app. elk. at Panama Sept. 4, 1927; resigned 
1930 ; photographer and colorist 1930-35 ; operator 
and sound technician for motion picture circuit 
1933-34 ; radio installation engineer for radio sta- 
tions 1934-35 ; app. elk. at Panama May 1, 1935 ; per- 
mament elk. June 9, 1943 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class twelve Nov. 13, 1946 ; econ. asst. at Panama 
Jan. 31, 1947 ; class eleven and econ. analyst at Pan- 
ama Aug. 24, 1947 ; class nine Nov. 28, 1948 ; class 
eight and econ. officer at Panama Oct. 16, 1949 ; 
married. 

Durnan, James Joseph. — b. Boston, Mass., Nov. 1, 
1895; Strand Sch., London; Georgetown U. Sch. of 
For. Ser. 1919-22; Nat. U. of Mexico, summer 1922: 
Nat. U. Law Sch., B.Sc. 1925 ; claims examiner for 
firm in London 1914-17 ; U.S. Army 1917-19. over- 
.soas ser. ; elk.. War Dept., 1922-23 ; with Dept. of Com. 
1923-34; app. divisional asst. at $3,800 in the Dept. 
of State Dec. 1, 1934; at $4,600 Mar. 1, 1939; at 
$4,800 (P-5) Oct. 1, 1941 ; specialist on econ. affairs, 
P-6, Jan. 31, 1946 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — 
ANE. 

Dustmann, Walter Hermann, Jr. — b. New Orleans, La., 
Sept. 2, 1912 ; Warren East High Sch. grad. ; Tulane U.. 
A.B. 1935 ; writer and announcer for radio station 
1936 ; managing editor of newspaper 1936 ; bu. mgr. 
of news ser. 1937-41 ; U.S. Army 1941-46, It. col. ; 
app. asst. dir.. Public Information Div., Office of For. 
Li(]uitliition, Dept. of Slate, CAF-14, Apr. 1, 1946; 
press officer, P-5, Aug. 25, 1946 : P-6 Mar. 23, 1947 ; 
GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949; married.— SA-M. 

Duter, Ralph S. — b. Bloomington, 111., Aug. 15, 1910 ; 
Milwaukee (Wis.) Lincoln High Sch. grad.; photostat 
operator 1929-36 ; micro-photographer, Bu. of the Cen- 
sus, 1936-42 ; app. admin, asst. at $2,600 in the Dept. 
of State Oct. 19, 1942 : at $2,900 Dec. 16, 1943 : visual 



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presentation information specialist, CAF-11, July 19, 
1948 ; motion picture production specialist July 28, 
1948 ; visual display technician Sept. 19, 1948 ; GS-11 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — INP. 

Dutko, Paul Michael. — b. Mayfleld, Pa., Jan. 5, 1894 ; 
Mayfleld High Sch. grad. ; Mansfield (Pa.) State Nor- 
mal Sch. grad. 1914 ; Dickinson Coll., A.B. 1917 ; Dick- 
inson Coll. Law Sch. 2 yrs. ; George Washington U. Law 
Sch., summer 1918 ; instr., Mansfield State Normal 
Sch., 1914-15 ; teacher 1917-18 ; elk., Govt. dept. and 
cryptographer. War Dept., 1917-18 ; app. elk. in the 
Diplo. Ser. to proceed to Japan for War Trade Bd. 
work Dec. 18, 1918 ; v.c. at Vladivostok Aug. 20, 
1919 : at Harbin Nov. 23, 1920 ; at Seoul, temp., Sept. 
13, 1930 ; at Harbin Nov. 10, 1930 ; at Riga June 28, 
1932 ; at Leipzig Aug. 26, 1937 ; elk. at Vienna, temp., 
Mar. 17, 1938 ; v.c. at Vienna, temp., Apr. 7, 1938 ; 
at Leipzig Aug. 17, 1938; to the Dept., temp., July 
21, 1941 ; v.c. at Moscow June 18, 1943 ; v.c. and 
admin, asst. at Praha Oct. 10, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staflf 
ofllcer of class seven and admin, oflicer at Praha Nov. 
13, 1946 ; cons. Dec. 23, 1946 ; cons, at Praha Jan. 
31, 1947 ; class five Jan. 25, 1948 ; att. and cons, at 
Budapest Oct. 29, 1948 ; married. 

Dutton, Winifred E. (Mrs.). — b. Feb. 10, 1905; app. 
elk. in the For. Ser. and assigned at London Nov. 27, 

1945 ; For. Ser. Staff oflScer of class fourteen Nov. 13, 

1946 ; class thirteen July 25, 1948 ; class eleven and 
records supervisor at London June 26, 1949. 

Duval, Armand S. — b. Nov. 30, 1913 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class seven and assigned as immigration 
Insp., Travel Control Div., Office of Pol. Affairs, at 
Garmisch Mar. 19, 1950 ; married. — HICOG. 

Duvall, Frank E. — b. Washington, D.C., Dec. 25, 1900 ; 
Business High Sch. ; business sch. : elk., District govt., 
1916-18 ; app. elk. at $840 in the Dept. of State May 
4. 1918 ; at ?1,020 Nov. 1, 1918 ; at $960 July 1, 1919 ; 
at $1,020 Feb. 1, 1920 : at $1,200 Oct. 1, 1920 ; at 
$1,000 Feb. 1, 1921 ; at $1,200 Aug. 16, 1921 ; at $1,500 
July 1, 1924 ; at $1,560 Mar. 1, 1927 ; at $1,620 Jan. 
1, 1928 ; at $1,740 July 1, 1928 ; at $1,800 July 1, 1928 ; 
at $2,000 July 1, 1930 ; mem.. Conciliation Comm. of 
the Dept. of State, 1936-39 ; at $2,100 Aug. 1, 1936 ; 
admin, asst. at $2,600 Aug. 19, 1937 ; at $2,700 Apr. 
1671939; at $2,800 Oct. 1, 1941; divisional asst. at 
$3,200 Dec. 1, 1942; at $3,300 July 1, 1944; watch 
officer at $3,800 (CAF-11) Aug. 16, 1944; admin, 
officer Mar. 1, 1945 ; communications officer, CAF-12, 
Mar. 14, 1946 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— DC/T. 

DuVlvier, Paul Fuller. — b. New York, N.Y., Feb. 4, 
1915; I'Ecole du Montcel, Jouy-en-Josas, France; 
Princeton U. Prep. Sch. grad. ; U. of Munich 1934 ; 
Princeton U., A.B. 1938 ; Georgetown U., M.S. (For. 
Ser.) 1940; copy boy and reporter for newspaper 
1940-41 ; elk. in Am. consulate gen. at St. John's June 
9-July 15, 1941 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 20, 1941 ; 
qualified July 16, 1941 ; v.c. at St. John's July 16, 
1941 ; at Marseille July 17-Nov. 8, 1942 ; to the Dept. 
Feb. 18, 1944 ; v.c. at Accra July 7, 1944 ; at Sydney 
Dec. 20, 1945 (canceled) ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Ottawa 



May 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 
1946 ; class five and 2d sec. at Ottawa in addition to 
duties as v.c. Apr. 14, 1948; married. 

Dwyer, Cornelius John. — b. New Rochelle, N.Y., Oct. 
13, 1917; Monson (Mass.) High Sch. grad.; Yale U., 
B.A. 1939 ; with newspapers 1939-41 ; news editor 
for press assn. 1941-42 ; U.S. Army 1942^6, capt., 
overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of 
career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 5, 1946 ; to 
the Dept. July 30, 1946 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at London 
Sept. 11, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class six Nov. 13, 
1946 ; class five and 2d sec. at London in addition to 
duties as v.c. Apr. 14, 1948 ; on loan to ECA Sept. 

I, 1948- ; married. 

Dwyer, Paul Sheridan. — b. Toledo, Ohio, Sept. 21, 
1919 ; Central Catholic High Sch. grad. ; DeSales Coll., 
B.A. 1941 ; Georgetown U., grad. work, 1946-48 ; 
U.S. Navy 1942-46 It., overseas ser. ; examiner for 
State welfare dept., archivist for Nat. Archives, 1946 ; 
teacher in public sch. 1947 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class eleven and assigned to the Dept. Feb. 24, 

1948 ; v.c. at Izmir Apr. 14, 1948 ; class ten Mar. 20, 

1949 ; class nine Jan. 8, 1950 ; married. 

Dwyer, William Edward. — b. Windsor, 111., Oct. 19, 
1914 ; Sullivan High Sch. grad. ; U. of N. Mex., B.S. 
1939, M.A. 1942 ; teacher in public sch. ; U.S. Army 
1942-43 ; app. divisional asst. at $2,000 in the Dept. 
of State Nov. 8, 1943 ; at $2,600 Mar. 16, 1944 ; air 
priority analyst at $3,200 Nov. 4, 1944 ; at $3,640 
July 1, 1945 ; asst. admin, officer in the For. Ser. Aux- 
iliary July 30, 1945 ; on staff of act. pol. adviser to the 
U.S. Supreme Comdr. Allied Powers, Tokyo, Sept. 14, 
1945 ; asst. admin, officer at Shanghai Mar. 1. 1946 ; 
admin, officer at Shanghai July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class eight Nov. 13, 1946 ; asst. att. at 
Helsinki Mar. 29, 1948 ; class seven Apr. 4, 1948 ; 
at Athens Nov. 3, 1949 ; married. 

Dwyre, Jack Gelding. — b. St. Louis, Mo., Mar. 20, 
1913 ; schs. in Venezuela, Canada, and Mexico : Am. 
High Sch. (Mexico City) grad. ; Tex. Agri. and Mech. 
Coll. 1930-31 ; Principia Coll. 1931-33 ; U. of Ariz. 
1933-34 ; U. of Detroit 1936-37 ; app. elk. in Am. con- 
sulate at Windsor Oct. 11, 1934 ; v.c. at Windsor July 
31, 1937 ; at Fort William and Port Arthur, temp., 
Sept. 7, 1939 ; at Windsor Oct. 11, 1939 ; at Fort Wil- 
liam and Port Arthur, temp.. May 25, 1940 ; at Wind- 
sor July 11, 1940 ; at Guayaquil Nov. 16, 1940 ; at 
Arequipa Feb. 20, 1942 ; For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Mar. 14, 1945 ; 
v.c. at Arequipa Mar. 21, 1945 ; at Port-of-Spain Aug. 
31, 1945 (canceled) ; resigned Nov. 17, 1945 ; app. 
cons. agt. at Arequipa July 1, 1946 ; married. 

Dyar, Charles B. — b. Cambridge, Mass., Apr. 6, 1884 ; 
app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class three and assigned 
as narcotics control officer. For. Relations Div., Office 
of Pol. Affairs, at Bad-Nauheim, Oct. 16, 1949 ; mar- 
ried. — HICOG. 

Dyer, Edwin Perry, Jr. — b. Providence, R.I., Mar. 

II, 1917 ; Classical High Sch. grad. ; R.I. State Coll., 
B.S. 1943 ; Fletcher Sch. of Law and Diplomacy, M.A. 
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Sept. 1943 ; app. elk. in For. Ser. Auxiliary and as- 
signed to the Dept. May 29, 1944 ; v.c. at Colombo 
July 17, 1944 ; resigned June 23, 1946 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class eleven and assigned as v.c. at 
Luanda Nov. 17, 1947 ; at Bordeaux Mar. 20, 1950. 

Eagan, M. Elizabeth. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Oct. 18, 
1913 ; St. Lawrence U., B.A. 1936 ; assoc. editor for 
publishing co. 1937-42 ; outpost rep. 1942-44, field 
rep. 1944—46, Office of War Information ; app. admin, 
officer in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at Mos- 
cow July 1, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight 
Nov. 13, 1946 ; asst. cultural officer at Moscow Nov. 13, 
1946 ; publications officer, CAF-12, in the Dept. of 
State May 4, 1947 ; app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of 
class five and assigned as asst. cons. att. at Bratislava 
Oct. 27, 1948 ; asst. att. at Praha Apr. 13, 1949 ; at 
Frankfort on the Main Mar. 13, 1950 ; information of- 
ficer Mar. 19, 1950.— HICOG. 

Eagon, Angelo. — h. Glenville, W. Va., May 7, 1909 ; 
Glenville State Normal High Sch. grad. ; Marshall 
Coll., A.B. 1931 ; Juilliard Foundation 1936 ; W. Va. 
U., M.A. 1939 ; supervisor and head of the Eng. dept., 
Cabell County (W. Va.) Bd. of Ed.. 1932-43 ; Instr., 
U. of Ky., 1943 ; app. elk. in For. Ser. Auxiliary and 
assigned to the Dept. Dec. 31, 1943 ; editor of Dept. 
of State Bulletin at $3,200 in the Dept. of State May 
9, 1944 ; at $3,800 (P-4) June 29, 1945 ; chief of 
publications program branch, Div. of Publications, 
CAF-12, Nov. 16, 1947: GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949; mar- 
ried. — PB. 

Eakens, Robert Henry Scale. — b. Mertens, Tex., Sept. 
28, 1911 ; Amarillo High Sch. grad. ; Amarillo Coll. 
grad. ; U. of Tex., B.A. 1933, M.A. 1937 ; Columbia U. 
1940-41 ; principal 1933-35 and dept. head 1935-37 
in public schs. ; economist for oil co. 1937-40 ; fellow 
1940-41 and lecturer in statistics 1942, Columbia U. ; 
economist. Office of Price Admin., 1942-44 ; app. divi- 
sional asst. at $6,500 (P-7) in the Dept. of State 
Nov. 6, 1944 ; asst. chief, Petroleum Div., Aug. 9, 
1945 ; chief of gen. policy branch, Petroleum Div., 
June 1, 1947 ; act. chief. Petroleum Div., Nov. 1, 1947 ; 
chief, P-8, Apr. 18, 1948 ; chief, Petroleum Policy 
Staff, Oct. 3, 1949 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— 
PED. 

Ealand, Maria Kathrine. — b. Goleta, Calif. ; Santa 
Barbara Sch. for Girls grad. ; Vassar Coll., A.B. 1927 ; 
asst. to chief. Public Bldgs. Admin., 1934-43 ; arts 
and skills asst.. Am. Red Cross, 1943^4 ; information 
specialist. Office of War Information, 1944-45 ; trans- 
ferred to the Dept. of State as head of unit, CAF-11, 
Aug. 31, 1945 ; visual display technician Apr. 7, 1946 ; 
visual display specialist. CAF-12. June 27, 1948: GS- 
12 Oct. 30, 1949. — INP. 

Early, Edwin Armistead. — b. Hinton, W.Va., Apr. 13, 
1896 ; Carnegie Inst, of Technology, A.B. 1921 ; U.S. 
Army 1918 ; architect 1921-36, asst. dir. of recondi- 
tioning 1936-44, Home Owners Loan Corp. ; chief 
Management Planning Div., Office of War Information, 
1944-46 ; transferred to Dept. of State as chief of 
div., CAF-13, Dec. 31, 1945 ; chief of organization 
and budget Feb. 20, 1949 ; GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; mar- 
ried. — NAG. 



Eastham, Robert Woodford. — b. Flint Hill, Va., June 
12, 1921 ; Georgetown U., B.S. 1948 ; BerUtz Sch. of 
For. Languages, spring 1948 ; steward for steamship 
lines, summers 1937-40 ; U.S. Navy 1942-46, It., over- 
seas ser. ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class thirteen 
and assigned to the Dept. May 17, 1948 ; courier at 
Paris June 22, 1948 ; For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. 
of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 30, 1948 ; 
to the Dept. Jan. 9, 1949 ; v.c. at Veracruz Mar. 18, 
1949. 

Eastlake, Francis Royal. — b. Tokyo, Japan, of Am. 
parents, June 5, 1891 ; Inst. St. Joseph grad. ; I'Ecole 
de I'Etoile du Matin grad. ; Whitman Coll. 1912-15 ; 
U. of Geneva 1921-22 ; Rutgers U. 1942-43 ; tutors 
in Japan, France, Germany, and Poland ; U.S. Army 
1917-20, overseas ser. ; sec. and chef de reception with 
Reparations Commn. 1920-22 ; research analyst with 
Japanese del.. Int. Labor Bu., League of Nations, 
1922-24 ; with export co. 1924-26 ; head of export 
dept. in bank 1926-41 ; lecturer at Iranian inst. 
1942—43 ; with aeronautical corp. 1942^3 ; analyst, 
interpreter, and translator. Navy Dept., 1943-46 ; app. 
reviewing officer, CAF-11, in the Dept. of State Jan. 7, 
1947 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married.— TC. 

Eaton, Samuel Dickinson. — b. Plymouth, N.Y., Feb. 
13, 1923; Norwich High Sch. grad.; Drew U., A.B. 
1947 ; Columbia U. 1947 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, 2d It. ; 
app. For. Ser. officer of class six, v.c. of career, and sec. 
in the Diplo. Ser. Sept. 6, 1947 ; to the Dept. Sept. 
26, 1947 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at La Paz Nov. 12, 1947 ; at 
Rio de Janeiro Jan. 12, 1950 ; married. 

Eaves, Churchill Claybourn b. Ravenden Springs, 

Ark., Sept. 22, 1908 ; high sch. grad. ; surveyor, insp., 
1928-41, asst. area engineer 1941-43, project engineer 
in Brazil 1943, civil engineer in Honolulu 1943-47, 
U.S. Engineer Dists. ; transportation specialist, 
OMGUS, 1947-i9 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
two and assigned as transportation specialist, Industry 
Div., Office of Ecou. Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main 
Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Eberlein, Marcia. — b. St. Louis, Mo. ; Joplin High 
Sch. ; Linwood Coll. 1917-18 ; U. of Kans. 1918-20 : 
bookkeeper-stenog. 1923-26 ; app. elk. at $1,320 in the 
Dept. of State Jan. 20, 1926 ; at $1,500 Mar. 1, 1927 ; 
at $1,620 July 1, 1928; at $1,680 July 1, 1928; at 
$1,800 July 1, 1930 ; at $1,860 Apr. 1, 1938 ; at $2,000 
Nov. 16, 1940 ; at $2,100 July 1, 1942 ; at $2,300 May 

I, 1943 ; chief of purchase and inventory section, Div. 
of For. Ser. Admin., at $2,900 Mar. 16, 1944 ; at $3,310 
July 1, 1945 ; at $3,420 July 1, 1945 ; CAF-10, Jan. 18, 
1946 ; GS-10, Oct. 30, 1949 ; procurement and supply 
asst., GS-11, Feb. 5, 1950. — CS. 

Ebling, Samuel Gale. — b. Bellefontaine, Ohio, Dec. 

II, 1893 ; Walnut Hills High Sch. (Cincinnati) grad. ; 
University de Nancy, France ; George Washington U., 
A.B. 1920 ; Centro de Estudios Hist6ricos, Madrid, 
1922 ; stenog. 1912-15 ; elk., Dept. of Agri. and War 
Trade Bd., 1916-18 ; U.S. Army 1918-19, overseas ser. ; 
elk., Dept. of State, 1919-21 ; app. elk. in Am. consulate 
at Marseille May 23, 1921 ; at Paris Dec. 13, 1923 ; v.c. 
of career of class three Jan. 5, 1924 ; v.c. at Paris Jan. 
16, 1924 ; at Stockholm June 18, 1924 ; For. Ser. officer 



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uuclass. July 1, 1924 ; v.c. at Penang July 27, 1926 ; at 
Colombo, temp., July 20, 1929 ; at Penang Sept. 28, 
1929 ; class eight, cons., and cons, at PeAang Oct. 

16, 1929 ; at Bremen Aug. 16, 1930 ; class seven July 1, 
1931 ; at Corinto Oct. 15, 1932 ; at Lourengo Marques 
July 31, 1933 ; at Johannesburg, temp., Oct. 9, 1934 ; at 
Lourengo Marques Jan. 2, 1935 ; class six Apr. 1, 1937 ; 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Dec. 1, 1937 ; cons, at Izmir 
Aug. 25. 1938 ; class five Feb. 1, 1942 ; 2d sec. and cons, 
at Tehran Feb. 27, 1942 ; cons, at Tabriz temp., Apr. 
29, 1943 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Tehran Aug. 2, 1943 ; 
cons, at Tabriz Sept. 29, 1943 ; 2d sec. at Tehran. 
temp., Dec. 6, 1945 ; 2d sec. and cons, at Tehran Jan. 

17, 1946 ; cons, at Brazzaville Jan. 23, 1946 (canceled) ; 
For. Ser. officer of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; cons, at 
Luanda Jan. 27, 1947 ; at Southampton Apr. 4, 1949. 

Echols, John Minor. — b. Portland, Oreg., Mar. 25, 
1913; Lane High Sch. (Va.) grad. ; U. of Va., B.A. 
1937, M.A. 1938, Ph.D. 1940; U.S. Navy 1942-47, It. 
comdr., overseas ser. ; instr. in German and Swedish, 
U. of Chicago, 1947 ; app. assoc. prof, of linguistics. 
For. Ser. Inst., Dept. of State, P-5, Oct. 20, 1947 ; 
GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; deputy dir., Sch. of Language 
Training, GS-13. Dec. 23, 1949 ; married.— FSI. 

Ecker, Robert Charles. — b. Brooklyn, N.Y., Mar. 23, 
1911 ; Jamaica High Sch. grad. ; business-sch. grad. ; 
court-reporting sch. 1938-42 ; elk. for insur. cos. 
1929-36 ; receiving elk. for brokerage co. 1936-39 ; 
clk.-bookkeeper for milk distributing co. 1939-41 ; Govt, 
ser. 1941-44; app. divisional asst. at $3,200 (P-3) in 
the Dept. of State July 25, 1944 ; asst. to rep. of the 
Dept. on exchange vessel Oripsholm Aug. and Oct. 
1945 and Jan. 1946 ; rep. of the Dept. Mar. 1946 ; 
security officer, CAF-11, Oct. 20, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff 
officer of class seven assigned to the Dept. June 16, 
1947 ; asst. att. at Madrid and Gibraltar Aug. 14, 1947 ; 
at Rio de Janeiro Apr. 27, 1949 ; class six May 1, 1949 ; 
married. 

Eddy, Carla Helen, — b. Lawrence, Kans., May 15, 
1922 ; Mills Coll., B.A. 1941 ; U. of Kans., LL.B. 1947 ; 
mem. of bar of Kans. ; asst. buyer for paint mir. 1941- 
43 ; teacher in public sch. 1943-44 ; laborer with ship- 
building firm 1944-45 ; operator for traction co. 1945 ; 
mil. govt, trainee 1947-48, reports officer 1948-49, 
OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class nine and 
assigned as admin, asst.. Office of Gen. Counsel, at 
Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949. — HICOG. 

Eddy, Donald Blakeman. — b. Avon, Conn., Jan. 25, 
1913 ; Simsbury High Sch. grad. ; University de Nancy, 
France, diplome 1931 ; University de Paris, diplome 
1932 ; Cornell U., A.B. 1933 ; George Washington U., 
grad. work 1937—40 ; educational adviser. Civilian 
Conservation Corps, 1934-35 ; app. elk. at $1,620 In 
the Dept. of State Feb. 28, 1935 ; admin, asst. at $2,600 
Sept. 16, 1937 ; at $2,700 Apr. 16, 1939 ; divisional asst. 
at $3,200 Sept. 27, 1940 ; at $3,300 Apr. 1, 1942 ; at 
$3,800 Nov. 1, 1942; at $4,600 (P-5) Mar. 16, 1944; 
for. affairs specialist, P-6, Oct. 19, 1945 ; For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class three and conf. att. at Bern 
Apr. 20, 1948 : married. 



Edgar, Donald Dixon. — b. Metuchen, N.J., Feb. 18, 
1907 ; Rutgers Prep. Sch. ; Tome Sch. grad. ; Williams 
Coll., A.B. 1928; Columbia U., grad. work 1928-29; 
For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in 
the Diplo. Ser. Apr. 15, 1930 ; v.c. at Kingston, Ont., 
Apr. 29, 1930 ; For. Ser. Sch. Sept. 27, 1930 ; v.c. at 
Hong Kong Feb. 24, 1931 ; at Habana Jan. 6, 1933 ; 
3d sec. at Ciudad Trujillo May 22, 1936 ; class eight 
Apr. 1, 1937 ; cons. Apr. 22, 1937 ; at Geneva July 2, 
1937-Aug. 1, 1940 ; class seven Apr. 1, 1939 ; resigned 
Nov. 4, 1940 ; private business 1940^2 ; app. divisional 
asst. at $4,600 in the Dept. of State July 20, 1942; 
at $5,600 June 1, 1843 ; chief informational liaison 
officer at $5,400 July 1, 1944 ; chief of section at $5,600 
Oct. 18, 1944; information officer at $6,500 (P-7) 
June 7, 1945 ; chief of branch. Central Intelligence 
Group, P-8, Oct. 16, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of class 
three, cons, of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. July 2, 
1947 ; to the Dept. Nov. 30, 1947 ; cons, at Shanghai 
Dec. 1, 1947 ; cons, at Taipei Oct. 27, 1948 ; married. 

Edge, Willie K. Woolley (Mrs.) — b. Montevallo, Ala. ; 
Montevallo and Cullman High Sch. grad.; Women's 
Mission Union Training Sch., Ky., B.M.T. 1923 ; 
Union U., B.S. 1930 ; Va. Polytech. Inst., M.S. 1931 ; 
grad. work, Cornell U. 1933-34, 1935-36, Radcliffe 
Coll. 1937-38 ; state field worker, Ala. Women's Mission 
Union, 1923-25 ; teacher in public high sch. 1920-28 ; 
teaching fellow, Va. Polytech. Inst., 1930-33 ; econ- 
omist with cml. firm 1935-37 ; special investigator for 
congressional comm. and Agri. Adjustment Admin. 
1938-39 ; assoc. prof, of econ., Ala. Coll., summers 1934, 
1939 ; economist and business specialist, Office of Price 
Admin., 1941-44 ; econ. analyst. For. Econ. Admin., 
1944^5 ; transferred to the Dept. of State as econ. 
analyst, P— 4, Sept. 27, 1945 ; divisional asst. July 1, 
1946 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 1949.— PED. 

Edman, George W. — b. Orange, Mass., Feb. 28, 1900 ; 
U.S. Army 1918 ; U. of Mass., B.S. 1921 ; teacher in 
private sch. 1921-22 ; reporter, correspondent, editor 
for newspapers 1922-43, 1945-47 ; dir. of psychological 
warfare branch. Office of War Information, 1943-45 : 
app. For. Ser. Reserve officer of class four and assigned 
as public-affairs officer at Copenhagen Mar. 2, 1947 ; 
att. at Athens Sept. 15, 1947 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
Oct. 1, 1947 ; class three Oct. 5, 1947 ; 1st sec. at 
Athens Oct. 19, 1947 ; class two Feb. 6, 1949 ; 1st sec. 
at Rangoon Mar. 16, 1950 ; married. 

Edmundson, OUie L. — b. Kaskaskia, 111., Sept. 15, 
1912; high sell. (Chaffee, Mo.) grad.; business-coll, 
grad. ; George Washington U. 1936-37 ; asst. to adver- 
tising mgr. of newspaper 1930—34 ; sec. to dean, U. of 
Ark., 1941-42 ; admin, asst.. Social Security Bd., 1942- 
44 ; research asst.. Fed. Power Commn., 1944-45 ; 
app. elk. in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned to 
the Dept. Nov. 19, 1945 ; elk. at Warsaw Jan. 31, 
1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class fourteen Nov. 13, 
1946 ; class twelve Feb. 23, 1947 ; class eleven and 
admin, asst. at Warsaw Apr. 4, 1948 ; to the Dept. 
Nov. 24, 1948. 

Edrington, Edward T. — b. Bardwell, Ky., June 15, 
1906 ; business sch. grad. ; U. of Ga., LL.B. 1929 ; 
mem. of bars of Tex. and Ga. : atty. 1929-42 ; U.S. 



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Aimy 1942-46, overseas ser. ; atty., U.S. Army in 
Korea and Tokyo, 1947-48 ; app. For. Ser. Staflf officer 
of class six and assigned as trial atty.. Office of Gen. 
Counsel, at Niirnberg Oct. 16, 1949. — HICOG. 

Edwards, Einar. — b. in Norway, Oct. 9, 1907 ; natu- 
riilized 1929 ; Temple U., B.S. 1949 ; regional dir. of 
maritime union 1941-49 ; U.S. Navy 1943-46, It., over- 
seas ser. : consultant, ECA, 1949 ; app. For. Ser. Staff 
oflicer of class two and assigned as labor economist, 
Li'.bor Div., Office of Labor Affairs, at Franlifort on 
the Main Feb. 6, 1950; married. — HICOG. 

Edwards, Herbert Threlkeld. — b. Bethlehem, Pa., 
Aug. 19, 1900 ; Bethlehem Prep. Sch. grad. ; U. of Pa.. 
B.S. 1924; sec, Grenfell Assn., 1927-29; distributor 
of non-theatrical films 1931-42 ; app. divisional asst. 
at $4,600 in the Dept. of State Aug. 10, 1942 ; mem., 
Interdivisional Comm. on Motion Pictures 1942-44, 
Evaluating Comm. on Motion Pictures and Visual 
Aids 1944—45 ; mem., Jt. Comm. on Content (Motion 
Pictures) 1943-44, Jt. Comm. on Motion Pictures 
and Visual Aids 1944-45 ; chief of materials and liaison 
section, Int. Information Div., at $5,600 (P-6) Sept. 
15, 1944 ; act. asst. chief. Int. Motion Pictures Div., 
Jan. 1, 1946 ; asst. chief. P-7, June 18, 1946 ; mem., 
Review Comm. on Visual and Audio Material, 1946- ; 
chief, Int. Motion Pictures Div., P-8, May 4, 1947 ; 
mem., Library of Cong. Comm. on Motion Picture Clear- 
ance, 1947- ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949; married. — IMP. 

Edwards, Horace Y_— b. Hillsboro, Tex., Apr. 1, 1915 ; 
E. Tex. State Teachers Coll., B.A. 1937 ; U. of Colo., 
summers 1939, 1941 ; U. of Pa. 1943 ; teacher in public 
sch. 1938-41 ; insp. for aircraft corp. 1941-42 ; U.S. 
Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; education specialist 
1946-48, cultural affairs specialist 1948-49, OMGUS : 
app. For. Ser. Staflf officer of class six and assigned 
as cultural affairs adviser, Office of Land Commr. for 
Bremen, Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Edwards, Margaret Shedd (Mrs.) — b. Rochester. 
N.Y. ; Western High Sch. (D.C.) grad. ; business sch. : 
Newspaper Inst, of Am., cert. 1935 ; stenog. 1918 ; app. 
elk. at $1,140 in the Dept. of State Aug. 1, 1918 ; at 
$1,200 Nov. 1, 1919 ; at $1,400 Jan. 1, 1923 ; at $1,600 
June 1, 1924 ; at $1,860 July 1. 1924 ; at $1,920 Mar. 1, 

1925 : rep., Sosquicentennial Exposition, Philadelphia. 

1926 ; at $2,000 Mar. 1, 1927 ; admin, asst. July 1, 1927 ; 
sec, Bd. of Review for Efficiency Ratings, 1927-33 : 
at $2,100 Nov. 1, 1927 : at $2,200 July 1, 1928 ; at 
$2,300 July 1, 1928 ; at $2,600 May 1, 1929 ; at $2,800 
July 1, 1930 : at $2,900 July 3, 1930 ; sec, Bd. of 
Appeals and Review, 1933-41 ; at $3,000 Apr. 1, 1938 ; 
chief of personnel relations section, Div. of Personnel 
Supervision and Management, at $3,200 Jan. 27, 1939 : 
sec. Efficiency Rating Comm., 1941-42, mem. 1942- ; at 
$3,300 Oct. 1, 1941 ; chief of personnel relations sec- 
tion, Div. of Departmental Personnel, Sept. 1, 1942 ; 
at $3,400 Apr. 1, 1943; at $4,600 (CAF-12) May 1, 
1943 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949. — DP. 

Edwards, Mark W. A. — b. Waltham, Minn., Oct. 11, 
1908: Carleton Coll., A.B. 1931; Harvard U.. M.B.A. 
1933 ; Dept. of Agri. Grad. Sch. and Am. U. 1939-41 ; 
farmer 1918-32 ; salesman for laundry co. 1932-33 ; 
credit and statistical elk. for corp. 1933-35; asst. 



mgr. of dept. for newspaper 1935-37 ; field rep. 1937- 
38 ; assoc. agri. economist, Dept. of Agri., 1938-42 ; 
economist, Bu. of Mines, 1942-47 ; business economist, 
Dept. of Com., 1947-48; app. For. Ser. Staff officer 
of chiss three and assigned as asst. econ. commr. (ECA), 
at Frankfort on the Main Sept. 13, 1948 ; class two 
and act. chief of div. (ECA), Office of Econ. Affairs, 
Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Edwin, Edward Maurice. — b. Chico, Mont., June 6, 

1922 ; Great Falls High Sch. ; Stanford U. 1940-43 ; 
U.S. Army 1943-45, overseas ser. ; elk. 1943-45, news- 
writer 1946-47, asst. news chief 1947-48, Am. Forces 
Network ; deputy chief of div., OMGUS, 1948-49 ; app. 
For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven and assigned as 
resident officer, Field Operations Div., Office of Land 
Commr. for Hesse, at Main-taunus Oct. 16, 1949. — 
HICOG. 

Egan, William J. Convery— b. Trenton, N.J., Sept. 1, 
1913 ; Cathedral Sch. ; U. of Pa. 1932-34 ; sports 
writer, reporter, and editor for newspapers 1930-37 ; 
news editor with press assn. 1937-42 ; information 
officer 1942-45, special rep. in Brazil 1945-46, Office 
of the Coordinator of Inter-Am. Affairs ; app. public- 
affairs officer in the For. Ser. Auxiliary and assigned at 
Rio de Janeiro July 1, 1946; For. Ser. Reserve officer 
of class four Nov. 13, 1946 ; sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Oct. 
1, 1947 ; 2d sec. at Rio de Janeiro Oct 19, 1947 ; to the 
Dept. Sept. 3, 1948 ; asst. chief in charge of film opera- 
tions, Int. Motion Pictures Div., P-7, Oct. 21, 1948 ; 
GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949 ; For. Ser. Staff officer of class one 
and deputy chief. Information Sers. Div., Office of 
Public Affairs, at Bad-Nauheim Nov. 2, 1949 ; For. 
Ser. Reserve officer of class two and chief of div. Mar. 
5, 1950 ; married.— HICOG. 

Egerman, Mary Leone, — b. Milwaukee, Wis., June 15, 

1923 ; Ripon Coll., B.A. 1945 ; Am. U. 1945-46 ; intern, 
Nat. Inst, of Public Affairs, 1945-46 ; finance analyst 
1946-48, public opinion analyst 1948-49, OMGUS ; 
app. For. Ser. Staflf officer of class nine and assigned 
as public opinion analyst. Office of Public Affairs, at 
Bad-Nauheim Oct. 16, 1949. — HICOG. 

Egert, Millan L. — b. York Village, Maine, Feb. 8, 
1910 ; York High Sch. grad. ; Colby Coll., A.B. 1930 : 
George Washington U., LL.B. 1939 ; mem. of bar of 
D.C. ; elk. and procedures analyst. Veterans Admin., 
Social Security Bd., 1934-38; org. analyst and atty., 
Dept. of Labor, 1938-42 ; admin, officer. Office of Price 
Admin., 1942-43 ; U. S. Army 1943-45 ; deputy dir., 
UNRRA Displaced Persons Installation in Germany, 
1945—46 ; industrial labor specialist, Office of Hous- 
ing Expediter, 1946-47 ; app. consultant in the Dept. 
of State June 4, 1947 ; admin, planning officer, CAF- 
13, July 1, 1947 : GS-13 Oct. 30, 1949 ; married. — 
UNESCO. 

Egerton, Katherine A. H. (Mrs.) — b. New York, N.Y., 
Jan. 26, 1896 ; Radcliffe Coll., A. B. 1916 ; Columbia 
U., summer 1914 ; U. of Chicago, summer 1917 ; teacher 
in pvt. sch. 1916-18, 1919-20; with U.S. Shipping 
Bd. 1918-19; sec. 1921-22; app. elk. in Am. emb. at 
London June 7, 1923 ; admin, asst. at London May 
18, 1945 ; For. Ser. Staflf officer of class eight Nov. 
13, 1946 ; econ. analyst at London Mar. 4, 19^8. 



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Egger, Franz. — b. Bockstein, Austria, Aug. 11, 1921 ; 
naturalized 1943 ; liigh sch. grad. ; engineering sch. in 
Austria 1935 ; printer for insur. and publishing cos. 
1939-43 ; U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; investi- 
gator. War Crimes Detachment, 1946-47 ; deputy and 
chief of camps 1947-48, mil. govt, officer 1949, 
OMGUS ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class seven and 
assigned as resident officer. Field Operations Div., 
Office of Land Commr. for Bavaria, at Tolz Oct. 16, 
1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Ehrlich, Sherwyn Leonard. — b. Chicago, 111., Apr. 21, 
1920 ; U. of Chicago, A.B. 1942 ; salesman 1936-41 ; 
research asst., U. of Chicago, 1940-42 ; U.S. Army 
1942-46, capt., overseas ser. ; deputy chief of branch, 
OMGUS, 1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class 
seven and assigned as resident officer, Field Operations 
Div., at Rehau Oct. 16, 1949 ; class five and admin, 
officer, Office of Exec. Secretariat, at Bonn Dec. 25, 
1949.— HICOG. 

Ehrman, Robert William, — b. Apr. 22, 1911 ; app. For. 
Ser. Reserve officer of class four and assigned as re- 
gional public affairs officer at Nairobi Nov. 18, 1949 ; 
married. 

Eicher, Joseph A. — b. Sept. 12, 1901 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class five and assigned as investigator. 
Office of Econ. Affairs, at Frankfort on the Main Nov. 
21, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Eichholz, Robert Block. — b. Philadelphia, Pa., Mar. 

27, 1911 ; U. of Lausanne, Switzerland, 1927-28 ; 
Harvard U., A.B. 1932, LL.B. 1936 ; mem. of bar of 
N.Y. ; asst. tax legislative counsel, Treas. Dept., 1937- 
42 ; U.S. Navy 1942-45, It., overseas ser. ; consultant, 
Inter- Agency Policy Comm. on Rubber, 1946 ; app. atty. 
in the Dept. of State Oct. 30, 1947 ; atty. adviser, P-8. 
June 1, 1948 ; GS-15 Oct. 30, 1949 ; For. Ser. Reserve 
officer of class two and att. at Rome Dec. 1, 1949 ; 
married. 

Eichler, David Kemble.— b. Lancaster, Pa., Mar. 8, 
1913 ; Franklin and Marshall Coll., A.B. 1934 ; Prince- 
ton U., grad. work 1934-35 ; U. of Munich, summer 
1937 ; Harvard U., I.A. 1943, M.B.A. 1946 ; teacher of 
Eng. 1935-36, head of Eng. dept. 1936-40, in private 
schs. ; U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; free-lance 
writer 1944-45 ; app. tech. sec, CAF-11, Far Eastern 
Commn., Dept. of State, Oct. 23, 1946 ; reparations sec, 
P-5, Nov. 26, 1947 ; deputy sec gen., CAF-14, Nov. 

28, 1948 ; GS-14 Oct. 30, 1949.— FEC. 

Eike, James W. — b. Woodbridge, Va., Sept. 29, 1911 ; 
Alexandria High Sch. grad. ; Georgetown U., B.S. 
1932 ; scientific aide, U.S. Public Health Ser., 1934-41 ; 
examiner, Civil Ser. Commn., 1941-46 ; app. recruit- 
ment and placement officer, CAF-9, in the Dept. of 
State Feb. 5, 1946 ; placement officer, CAF-11, Sept. 
8, 1946 ; org. and methods examiner Oct. 31, 1948 ; 
act. admin, officer Sept. 26, 1949 ; GS-11 Oct. 30, 
1949 ; admin, officer, GS-12, Jan. 22, 1950 ; married. — 
ILL 

Eilers, Xavier W. — b. Clear Lake, Minn., Feb. 12, 
1916 ; Clear Lake High Sch. grad. ; business-sch, grad. ; 
office mgr. 1936-38 ; asst. sec. to mem. of Cong. 1938- 



40 ; elk. War Dept., 1940-41 ; app. elk in the For. 
Ser. and assigned to the Dept. Mar. 3, 1941 ; at Tokyo 
May 1, 1941; at Kabul July 20, 1942; at London, 
with Supreme Headquarters, A.E.F., Oct. 17, 1944 ; at 
Ciudad Trujillo Oct. 30, 1946 ; For. Ser. Staff officer 
of class thirteen Nov. 13, 1946 ; class twelve and crypto- 
graphic tech. at Berlin Feb. 22, 1948 ; class ten and 
v.c. at Berlin Aug. 21, 1948 ; married. — HICOG. 

Eilts, Hermann Frederick. — b. Weissenfels, Germany, 
Mar. 23, 1922; naturalized 1930; Scranton (Pa.) 
High Sch. grad. ; Ursinus Coll., B.A. 1943 ; Sch. of 
Advanced Int. Studies, M.A. 1947 ; U. S. Army 1942- 
45, 1st It., overseas ser. ; app. For. Ser. officer of 
class six, v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. 
June 19, 1947 ; to the Dept. July 28, 1947 ; 3d sec 
and v.c. at Tehran Sept. 9. 1947 ; at Jidda Mar. 12, 
1948; to the Dept. Jan. 9, 1950; married. 

Einstein, Henry. — b. Aug. 6, 1920 ; app. For. Ser. 
Staff officer of class nine and assigned as legal asst., 
U.S. High Commn. Courts, Court of Appeals, at Niirn- 
berg, Nov. 21, 1949. — HICOG. 

Eisenberg, Robert. — b. Waidhofen, Austria, Feb. 29, 
1908 ; naturalized 1943 ; Praha Cml. Coll. grad. ; 
German U., Praha, LL.D. 1931 ; chief of div. and 
economist for banking co. in Praha 1936-39 ; mgr. for 
importing co. 1941—43 ; econ. specialist, Bd. of Gov- 
ernors, Fed. Reserve System, 1943 ; U.S. Army 1943- 
45, overseas ser. ; app. research analyst, P-5, in the 
Dept. of State Dec. 16, 1945 ; for. affairs analyst Mar. 
20. 1949 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; int. economist Nov. 18, 
1949 ; married.— GE. 

Eitreim, Irven Millard. — b. New Underwood, S. Dak., 
July 1, 1910 ; Mt. Vernon High Sch. grad. ; U. of 
Minn., B.S. 1932 ; Harvard U. Sch. of Business Admin. 
1936-37 ; admin, asst., Dept. of Agri., 1933-36 ; with 
mfg. CO. 1937-38 ; agri. economist, Dept. of Agri., 1938- 
40 ; app. For. Ser. officer unclass., v.c of career, and 
sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Sept. 3, 1940 ; v.c at Nuevo 
Laredo Sept. 7, 1940 ; at Mexico City Mar. 19, 1941 ; to 
the Dept. Aug. 15, 1941 (For. Ser. Sch. Nov. 3-Dec 6, 
1941) ; v.c. at Winnipeg Dec 3, 1941 ; at Fort William 
and Port Arthur, temp., Aug. 15, 1942 ; at Winnipeg 
Sept. 22, 1942 ; 3d sec. and v.c. at Ottawa Dec 8, 1942 ; 
at London Sept. 28, 1944 ; class eight Aug. 13, 1945 : 
For. Ser. officer of class five Nov. 13, 1946 ; 2d sec. at 
London in addition to duties as v.c. May 2, 1947 ; class 
four May 15, 1947 ; cons. July 21, 1947 ; cons, at Lon- 
don in addition to duties as 2d sec. Aug. 11, 1947 : 
at Santiago Apr. 8, 1948 ; married. 

Elbot, Hugh G." — b. Pilsen, Czechoslovakia, Aug. 20, 
1911; Gymnasium Pilsen; Charles U. (Praha), LL.D. 
1934 ; U. of Paris 1931 ; atty. 1934-39 ; with War 
Dept. 1939-40 ; free-lance translator 1940-41 ; U.S. 
Army 1941-46, capt., overseas ser. ; atty., OMGUS, 
1946-49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class eight and 
assigned as legal asst.. Office of Gen. Counsel, at 
Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Elbrick, Charles Burk«. — b. Louisville, Ky., Mar. 25, 
1908 ; Williams Coll., A.B. 1929 ; app. For. Ser. officer 
unclass., v.c. of career, and sec. in the Diplo. Ser. Jan. 



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22, 1931 ; v.c. at Panama Feb. 4. 1931 ; For. Ser. Scb. 
Mar. 17. 1932 ; v.c. at Southampton Aug. 10, 1932 ; 3d 
sec. at Port-au-Prince May 24, 1934 ; also v.c. at 
Port-au-Prince Oct. 24, 1934 ; 3d sec. at Warsaw Aug. 
27, 1937 ; class eiglit Aug. 17, 1938 ; 3d sec. at Praha. 
temp., Nov. 28, 1938 ; at Warsaw Mar. 19, 1939 ; at 
Bucharest Sept. 18, 1939 ; also v.c. at Bucharest Sept. 
21, 1939 ; 3d sec. at Warsaw (Angers, France) Oct. 
25, 1939 ; at Madrid, temp., June 28, 1940 ; v.c. at 
Lisbon July 19, 1940 : 3d sec. at Lisbon Mar. 29, 1941 ; 
class seven May 1, 1941 ; 2d sec. at Lisbon Dec. 9, 1941 ; 
to the Dept. Sept. 26, 1942 ; cons. Feb. 16, 1943 ; 2d 
sec. and cons, at Tangier Feb. 25, 1943 ; class six July 
16, 1944 ; to the Dept. Aug. 9, 1944 ; class four May 
16, 1945 ; 1st sec. and cons, at Warsaw June 28, 1945 ; 
to the Dept. Dec. 6, 1945 ; asst. chief, Div. of Eastern 
European Affairs, Feb. 13, 1946 ; For. Ser. officer of 
class three Nov. 13. 1946; class two Apr. 14, 1948; 
detailed to Nat. War College Aug. 23, 1948 ; couns. of 
emb. at Habaua July 1, 1949 ; married. 

Eldridge, Richard. — b. Gainesville, Tex., Nov. 4, 1896 ; 
I'Ecole Alsacienne (Paris) grad. ; Lawrenceville Sch. 
grad. ; Princeton U. 1914-17 ; I'Ecolo Militaire, Fon- 
tainebleau, France, 1917-18 ; Sorbonne 1921 ; Bonn, 
Germany, 1922-23 ; Fr. Army 1917-19, 2d It. ; deputy 
Am. commr.. Int. Chamber of Com., Paris, 1926-32 ; 
for. -transportation expert. Fed. Coordinator of Trans- 
portation, 1933 ; chief code adviser, Nat. Recovery 
Admin., 1933-35 ; app. econ. analyst at $5,600 in the 
Dept. of State Aug. 10, 1935 ; at $4,600 July 7, 1938 ; 
divisional asst. July 10, 1939 ; at $5,600 Feb. 3, 1941 : 
at $5,800 Oct. 1, 1943 ; country specialist and econo- 
mist Aug. 1, 1944 ; sr. econ. analyst in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary and assigned at Paris Sept. 7, 1944 ; att. 
at Paris Oct. 16, 1944 ; For. Ser. Reserve officer of 
class four Nov. 13, 1946; class three Oct. 3, 1948; 
married. 

Elegant, Herman. — b. New York, N.Y., Nov. 19, 1912 : 
Fordham U., B.S. 1933 ; Brooklyn Law Sch., LL.B. 
1935 ; N.T.U., grad. work 1936 ; mem. of bar of N.Y. ; 
law practice 1937-42 ; instr., War Dept. 1942-43 ; 
U.S. Army 1943-46, overseas ser. ; trial judge, OMGUS, 
1946—49 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of class six and 
assigned as magistrate, 4th Judicial Dist., at Frankfort 
on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — HICOG. 

Elias, Henry John. — b. Vienna, Austria, Sept. 17, 
1904 : naturalized 1943 ; Piaristengymnasiuni. Vienna, 
grad. ; U. of Vienna 1922-27 ; Coll. for Int. Trade 
1922-23 ; Coll. of City of N.Y. 1944 ; mem. of bar of 
Austria ; atty. 1929-38 ; layoutman 1939-40, plant 
mgr. 1940-42, 1946-47, foreman 1943-46, with cml. 
cos. ; research analyst. Office of Chief of Counsel for 
War Crimes, 1947—48 ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class six and assigned as atty., Office of Gen. Counsel, 
at Frankfort on the Main Oct. 16, 1949 ; married. — 
HICOG. 

Elkin, Rose F. — b. N. Westchester, Conn. ; Strayer 
Coll. of Accountancy, B.C.S. 1938 ; Southeastern U., 
LL.B. 1941 ; Am. U. 1944-49 ; office mgr., mfg. co., 
1927-32 ; cashier and bookkeeper, truck dealer, 1932- 
34 ; legal correspondence elk., Treas. Dept., 1934-42 ; 
admin, analyst. War Production Bd., 1942-44 ; analyst 
1944^-45, research asst. 1945-46, For. Econ. Admin. ; 



transferred to the Dept. of State as research asst., P- 
3, Oct. 20, 1945 ; admin, analyst, CAF-9, July 1, 1946 ; 
org. and methods examiner, CAF-11, May 16, 1948 ; 
GS-11, Oct. 30, 1949. — OD. 

Elledge, Phyllis N. — b. Versailles, 111., Jan. 14, 1914 ; 
Griggsvillc High Sch. grad. ; sec. 1935, asst. bookkeeper 
1935-39, for commn. cos. ; elk., Bu. of Census 1940, 
Commodity Credit Corp. 1940-41 ; clk.-stenog. 1941-43, 
chief classilication analyst 1943-48, chief of section 
1948-40, Dept. of Army ; app. For. Ser. Staff officer of 
class seven and assigned as procedures officer. Person- 
nel Div., Office of Admin., at Frankfort on the Main 
Oct. 16, 1949.— HICOG. 

Elliot, Ethel.— b. New York, N.Y., Sept. 25, 1901 ; St. 
Agatha West End High Sch. grad. ; business sch. ; 
U. of Munich, Weimar, and liostock (Germany) 1921- 
22, 1926-30 ; private study in Italy 1022-23, in France 
1924-26 ; chief of Admin, and employee relations ofH- 
cer, Dept. of Army, 1946-48 ; chief of section and 
employee relations officer, OMGUS, 1948-19 ; app. For. 
Ser. StafE officer of class eight and assigned as chief 
of materials exchange section, Office of Public Affairs, 
at Bad-Nauheim Oct. 16, 1949. — HICOG. 

Elliot, James Ackerman, — b. Greene, N.Y., Mar. 12, 
1918 ; Yale U., B.A. 1940, grad. work 1940-41 ; Eng- 
lish teacher for Yale-in-China Assn. 1941-44 ; news 
editor 1944-45, branch office dir. 1945-46, Office of 
War Information ; app. admin, asst. in the For. Ser. 
Auxiliary and assigned at Taipei July 1, 1946 ; For. 
Ser. Reserve officer of class five and public-affairs 
officer at Taipei Nov. 13, 1946 ; at Canton June 9, 

1947 (did not proceed to post) ; regional specialist, 
P-3. in the Dept. of State Oct. 13, 1947 ; P-5 Feb. 6, 
1949 ; GS-12 Oct. 30, 1949 ; For. Ser. Staflf officer of 
class five and att. at Djakarta Jan. 7, 1950 ; married. 

Elliott, John Carl. — b. Washington, D.C., Nov. 12, 
1907 ; Ga. Mil. Coll. grad. ; Ga. Sch. of Tech. 1925-27 ; 
Nat. U., LL.B. 1939 ; mem. of bar of Va. ; bank elk. 
1923-24 ; bank teller 1927-29 ; elk., Veterans' Bu., 
Jan.-Aug. 1929 ; app. elk. at $1,620 in the Dept. of 
State Aug. 12, 1929 ; at $1,740 July 1, 1930 ; at $1,800 
Feb. 17, 1931 ; at $2,000 May 1, 1934 ; tech. asst. 
(legal) July 1, 1936; at $2,600 Dec. 17, 1937; at 
$2,700 Apr. 16, 1039 ; at $2,800 Oct. 1, 1941 ; chief of 
fraud section, Passport Div., at $3,200 Feb. 16, 1942 ; 
divisional asst. at $3,800 Apr. 13, 1942 ; at $4,600 
(P-5) Jan. 16, 1944 ; furlough for mil. ser. (U.S. 
Army) Feb. 1, 1944-Dec. 14, 1945 ; specialist on int. 
affairs, P-6, Dec. 14, 1945 ; act. asst. chief, Div. of Int. 
Security Affairs, Aug. 15, 1946 ; act. chief Sept. 13, 

1948 ; expert on int. affairs, P-7,