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Foreign service officer

Albert Louis Seligmann, American foreign service officer. Served to 1st lieutenant Army of the United States, 1943-1947. Member American Foreign Service Association Clubs: Cosmos (Washington); International House of Japan.

Background

Seligmann, Albert Louis was born on May 26, 1925 in New York City. Son of Louis Washington and Florence (Judson) Seligmann.

Education

AB, Columbia University, 1943. M.Internat. Affairs, Columbia University, 1949.

Career

With Office Intelligence Research, Department State, 1949-1955. Assigned language school Tokyo, 1955-1956. Consul Kobe-Osaka, Japan, 1956-1959.

2d secretary embassy Tokyo, 1959-1962. 1st secretary embassy Bangkok, Thailand, 1962-1965. Assigned Department State, 1965-1967.

Deputy director Office Research and Analysis for E. Asia and Pacific, 1966-1967. Special assistant to director policy planning staff Office International Security Affairs, Department Defense, Washington, 1967-1968, deputy director, 1969. Member planning and coordinating staff Department State, Washington, 1969-1971.

Deputy political adviser United States Mission, Berlin, 1971-1974, political adviser, 1974-1975. Member senior seminar in foreign policy Department State, Washington, 1975-1976. Counselor for political affairs American embassy, Tokyo, 1976-1980.

Diplomat in residence Center Advanced International Studies, University Miami, 1980-1981. Director for Japanese affairs Department State, 1981-1983. Executive director United States-Japan Advisory Commission, 1983-1984, member board examiners, 1984-1985.

Japan representative Asia Foundation, since 1986.

Membership

Served to 1st lieutenant Army of the United States, 1943-1947. Member American Foreign Service Association Clubs: Cosmos (Washington). International House of Japan.

Connections

Married Barbara Beller, June 27, 1948. Children: Susan (Mistress S. Moreno), Linda (Mistress John R. Cooper), Ann Louise (Mistress R. Scott Lyons), Wendy Lee Seligmann Schuerman.

father:
Louis Washington Seligmann

mother:
Florence (Judson) Seligmann

spouse:
Barbara Beller

children:
Susan Seligmann (Mistress S. Moreno)

Linda Seligmann (Mistress John R. Cooper)

Ann Louise Seligmann (Mistress R. Scott Lyons)

Wendy Lee Seligmann Schuerman Seligmann