Joseh Edward Willard Edit Profile
Graduate Virginia Military Institute, 1886. Summer law course, University of Virginia.
Captain 3d Virginia Regiment, United States.V., in Spanish-American War, at Camp Alger, Virginia. Captain a.-q.-m. and a.-d.-c. on staff Major General Fitzhugh Lee, Camp Columbia, Cuba. Member Virginia House of Representatives, 1894-1902.
Lieutenant governor of Virginia, 1902-1906. State corporation commissioner of Virginia, 1906-1910. Appointed Envoy Extraordinary anu Minister Plenipotentiary to Spain.
July 28, 1913; ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary, 1913-1921.
Member Virginia House of Representatives, 1894-1902. Member Methodist Episcopal Church, South.
Married Belle Layton Wyatt, September 16, 1891.