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Douglas Maxwell Moffat


Douglas Maxwell Moffat, American ambassador. Member Association Bar City New York, New York County Lawyers Association, American Bar Association, Pilgrims United States (Executive Committee).


Moffat, Douglas Maxwell was born on November 16, 1881 in Stanhope, New Jersey, United States. Son of Edward S. and Anna (McCartney) Moffat.


Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1903, Master of Arts, 1904. Bachelor of Laws cum laude, Harvard, 1907.


Admitted to New York bar, 1911. Partner Cravath, Swaine & Moore and predecessor firms, New York City, 1913-1956. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Australia, since 1956.

Deputy alien property custodian, Manila, P.I., World War I. Principal representative United States Government to Middle East Supply Center, 1943. Member of New York Advisory Board on Rates of Pay and Hours of Employment of Public Works, since 1950.

Chairman Temporary Commission Use of television for Ednl. Purposes New York State, 1952-1953. Member New York City Transit Authority, 1953-1953.


Anna (McCartney) Moffat

Gertrude Mali - June 13, 1921

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