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Henning Wegener, German federal official. Lieutenant Commander German Navy Reserve.

Background

Wegener, Henning was born on June 6, 1936 in Wilhelmshaven, Federal Republic of Germany. Son of Edward and Hildburg (Sachsse) Wegener.

Education

Law Referendar, Bonn. University, Federal Republic of Germany, 1958. Master in Comparative Law, George Washington University, Washington, 1959.

Master of Laws, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, 1961. Doctor of Juridical Science, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, 1962.

Career

Various positions, German Federal Foreign Svc., Bonn, 1962-1977; ambassador, German Federal Foreign Svc., Geneva, 1981-1986; foreign policy advisor, Christian-Democratic Union, Bonn, 1977-1981; ambassador, assistant secretary general political affairs, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, Brussels, 1986-1991; ministerial director, deputy secretary, German Federal Press and Information Office, Bonn, since 1991. Lecturer Free U., Berlin, since 1990.

Membership

Lieutenant Commander German Navy Reserve.

Connections

Married Geraldina Parrinello, July 29, 1979. 1 child, Dorothea.

father:
Edward Wegener

mother:
Hildburg (Sachsse) Wegener

spouse:
Geraldina Parrinello

child:
Dorothea Wegener