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Count Bernadotte Folke

Career

  • Count Bernadotte Folke was commissioned a lieutenant in 1918, subsequently moving up to the rank of major.

Major achievements

  • He succeeded in achieving an initial truce during the subsequent 1948 Arab-Israeli War and laid the groundwork for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East.

Works

  • The End. My Humanitarian Negotiations in Germany in 1945 and Their Political Consequences

Connections

  • father: Count Oscar
  • mother: Ebba
  • Coworker: Heinrich
    commander of an entire German army
  • Coworker: Niels Christian
    Norwegian diplomat
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Born January 2, 1895
Died September 17, 1948
(aged 53)
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  • November 30, 1939 - November 30, 1940
    Swedish commissioner general , New York World's Fair
  • May 20, 1948 - September 17, 1948
    mediator in Palestine, United Nations

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