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Foreign service officer

Albert William Sherer,, American foreign service officer. With United States Army Air Force, 1941-1945.

Background

Sherer,, Albert William was born on January 16, 1916 in Wheaton, Illinois, United States. Son of Albert William and Linda (Van Nostran) Sherer.

Education

AB, Yale University, 1938;Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1941.

Career

Foreign service officer, 1946-1975;assigned, Tangier, Morocco, 1946-1949;assigned, Budapest, Hungary, 1949-1951;assigned, Office Eastern European Affairs, Department State, 1951-1954, 57-61;1st secretary, Prague, Czechoslovakia., 1955-1957;deputy chief of mission, Warsaw, Poland, 1961-1966;foreign service inspector, Department State, Washington, 1966-1987. Ambassador to Togo,1967-1968, to Togo and Equatorial Guinea, 1968-1970, to Republic of Guinea, 1970-1972, to Czechoslovak Socialist Republic,1972-1975. Chief United States delegate to Conference Security and Cooperation Europe, 1974-1975.

Deputy representative of the United States to United Nations Security Council, 1975-1987.

Membership

With United States Army Air Force, 1941-1945.

Connections

Married Carroll Russell, October 24, 1944. Children: Peter, Susan, Anthony.

father:
Albert William Sherer,

mother:
Linda (Van Nostran) Sherer,

spouse:
Carroll Russell

children:
Peter Sherer,

Susan Sherer,

Anthony Sherer,