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George Arthur Trail, III, American diplomat. Recipient Meritorious Honor Department State, 1970, Superior Honor awards 1985, 1992. Served to lieutenant United States Navy, 1959-1965. Member Foreign Service Association, Omicron Delta Epsilon, Phi Sigma Kappa.

Background

III, George Arthur Trail, was born on October 16, 1936 in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of George Arthur and Elizabeth Aurelia (Feldman) T.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Franklin and Marshall College, 1958;Bachelor of Science, University Houston, 1965.

Career

Commissioned foreign service officer, Department State, 1965;consul., American Consulate, Kaduna, Nigeria, 1973-1975;first secretary, American Embassy, Bangkok, Thailand, 1976-1978;deputy director, West African Affairs Department State, Washington, 1978-1980;consul. general, American Consulate General, Johannesburg, South Africa, 1980-1984;deputy chief of mission, United States Embassy, Nairobi, Kenya, 1984-1987;United States ambassador to Malawi, 1988-1991;minister counselor, United States Embassy, Lagos, Nigeria, 1991-1993.

Membership

Served to lieutenant United States Navy, 1959-1965. Member Foreign Service Association, Omicron Delta Epsilon, Phi Sigma Kappa.

Connections

Children: Regina, Angela, George Arthur, Amy. Married Sharon Lorraine Manfred, May 12, 1984.

father:
George Arthur T.

mother:
Elizabeth Aurelia (Feldman) T.

spouse:
Sharon Lorraine Manfred

children:
Regina III

Angela III

George Arthur III

Amy III