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John Joseph Crowley,, American ambassador. Decorated Order of Merit Ecuador Government, 1969. With United States Army, 1946-1948. Member American Foreign Service Association, National War College Alumni Association (president 1990-1992).

Background

Crowley,, John Joseph was born on February 10, 1928 in Albuquerque. Son of John Joseph and Myrtis (Duffield) Crowley.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, West Virginia University, 1949;Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1950;graduate, National War College, 1970.

Career

Instructor University Puerto Rico, 1950-1952. Joined United States Foreign Service, 1952. Vice-consul Maracaibo, 1952-1955.

Vice-consul, 3d secretary Lima, Peru, 1955-1959. 1st secretary American embassy, Brussels, Belgium, 1960-1964. Officer charge Venezuelan affairs Department of State, 1964-1966.

Counselor, deputy chief of mission Quito, Ecuador, 1966-1969. Charge d'affairs, 1967-1968. Counselor, deputy chief of mission Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 1970-1974.

Director Office Northern European Affairs Bureau European Affairs, Department State, 1974-1977. Deputy chief of mission United States Embassy, Caracas, Venezuela, 1977-1980. United States ambassador to Suriname, 1980-1982.

Senior inspector Department State, 1982-1984. Deputy permanent representative to Organization of American States, 1984-1986. United States representative to Inter-American Council on Science, Education and Culture, 1985.

Retired, 1986

Consultant, writer, lecturer in field.

Membership

With United States Army, 1946-1948. Member American Foreign Service Association, National War College Alumni Association (president 1990-1992).

Connections

Married Ileana Rivera Cintron, June 12, 1953. Children: Gail Marie, Ileana Marie.

father:
John Joseph Crowley,

mother:
Myrtis (Duffield) Crowley,

spouse:
Ileana Rivera Cintron

children:
Gail Marie Crowley,

Ileana Marie Crowley,