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David Joseph Moss, diplomat.

Background

Moss, David Joseph was born on November 6, 1938. Son of Herbert Joseph and Irene Gertrude Moss.

Career

With Foreign Office, 1957, Royal Air Force, 1957-1959, Foreign Office, 1959-1962, 3d secretary Bangkok, 1962-1965, with, 1966-1969, 1st. secretary La Paz, 1969-1970. With Foreign and Commonwealth Office, 1970-1973. 1st secretary, head of chancery The Hague, 1974-1977.

1st secretary Foreign and Commonwealth Office, 1978-1979, counsellor, 1979-1983. Counsellor, head of chancery and department permanent representative United Kingdom Mission, Geneva, 1983-1987. Assistant under secretary of state Foreign and Commonwealth Office, 1987-1990.

High commissioner Her Majesty Diplomatic Service, New Zealand, 1990-1994, Western Samoa, 1990-1994, Malaysia, since 1994. Governor of Pitcairn, Henderson, Ducie, and Oeno islands, 1990-1994.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Walking, reading, music.

Connections

Married Joan Lillian, 1961. 2 children (1 deceased).

father:
Herbert Joseph

mother:
Irene Gertrude Moss

spouse:
Joan Lillian