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David Wyke Wyke Evans

David Wyke Evans, Australian diplomat. Member Church of England.

Background

  • Evans, David Wyke was born on March 13, 1934 in Adelaide, Australia. Son of Mervyn W. and Phyllis E. (King) Evans.

  • Education

    • Prince Alfred College, Adelaide, and University of Adelaide and Oxford.

    Career

    • With Australian Diplomatic Corps, since 1959, assigned to Jakarta, Indonesia, 1962-1965, United Nations, New York City, 1968-1970. Counsellor, Belgrade, Yugoslavia, 1970-1972. Director organization staffing and training Department Foreign Affairs, Canberra, Australia, 1972-1974.

      Australian high commissioner to Ghana, 1974-1977. Ambassador to Senegal, 1974-1977, Ivory Coast, 1975-1977. Spokesman, Canberra, 1977-1980.

      1st assistant secretary for Europe, Americas and New Zealand, 1980. Ambassador to Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics and Mongolia, 1981-1984. High commissioner to Malaysia, since 1984.

      Rhodes scholar, 1957.

    Religion

    Denomination: Church of England

    Membership

    Member Church of England. Clubs: Commonwealth, Royal Canberra Golf (Canberra).

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis, golf.

    Connections

    • Married to Pamela Rubina Stratmann, March 10, 1959. Children– Kym W., Nicola J., Peter W. B.Ec.
    • father: Mervyn W. Evans
    • mother: Phyllis E. (King) Evans
    • spouse: Pamela Rubina Stratmann
    • children: Kym W. Evans
    • Nicola J. Evans
    • Peter W. B.Ec Evans
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    Born March 13, 1934
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