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ambassador , Lawyer

Philip Henry Alston,, American ambassador, lawyer. Bar: Georgia 1934. Former trustee Charles Loridans Foundation, Vasser Woolley Foundation; past board regents University System Georgia Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, World World War World War II; Member University Georgia Alumni Society (president 1963-1964), Sigma Alpha Epsilon.

Background

Alston,, Philip Henry was born on April 19, 1911 in Atlanta. Son of Philip Henry and May (Lewis) Alston.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Georgia, 1932;Bachelor of Laws, Emory University, 1934;student, Harvard Law School, 1935.

Career

Then practiced in, Atlanta. With firm Alston & Bird. Ambassador to Australia, Nauru, 1977-1981.

Past member Atlanta advisory board Citizens and Southern National Bank. Former director Triton Inc., Ansell Inc.

Achievements

  • Bar: Georgia 1934.

Membership

Former trustee Charles Loridans Foundation, Vasser Woolley Foundation. Past board regents University System Georgia Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, World World War World War II. Member University Georgia Alumni Society (president 1963-1964), Sigma Alpha Epsilon.

Connections

Married Elkin Goddard, June 27, 1939. Children: Elkin Goddard (Mistress James E. Cushman), John Goddard.

father:
Philip Henry Alston,

mother:
May (Lewis) Alston,

spouse:
Elkin Goddard

children:
Elkin Goddard Alston, (Mistress James E. Cushman)

John Goddard Alston,