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Henry Baldwin Hyde, French lawyer, director. Decorated Bronze Star medal oak leaf cluster; recipient Croix de Guerre, Officier Chevalier de la Legion d’Honneur'Honneur, Active Operation Penny Farthing, World War II. Member of Special Forces (London), Council Foreign Relations, William J. Donovan Foundation, Travelers (Paris).

Background

Hyde, Henry Baldwin was born on October 31, 1915 in Paris. Son of James Hazen and Martha (Leishman) Hyde.

Education

Master of Arts, Cambridge (England) University, 1936. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1939.

Career

Admitted New York State bar, 1940. Since private practice New York City. Member firm Goldstein, Shames & Hyde.

Predecessor firms, 1953—1978. Wormser Kiely, Alessandroni, Hyde & McCann, 1978—1990, Kiely, Galef & Jacobs, 1990—1995, of counsel, 1996—1997. Director Armand G. Erpf Fund.

Board directors French Institute-Alliance Francaise. Honorary trustee Hospital for Special Surgery, New York City. Board directors William J. Donovan Foundation.

With Office of Strategic Services, 1942-1945, Australia.

Membership

Member of Special Forces (London), Council Foreign Relations, William J. Donovan Foundation, Travelers (Paris).

Connections

Married Marie de LaGrange, 1941. Children: Lorna Hyde de Wangen, Isabel Hyde Jasinowski. Married Elizabeth Prokoff Piper, 1961.

father:
James Hazen Hyde

mother:
Martha (Leishman) Hyde

spouse:
Marie de LaGrange

spouse:
Elizabeth Prokoff Piper

child:
Lorna Hyde de Wangen Hyde

child:
Isabel Hyde Jasinowski Hyde