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journalist , Media consultant

Philip Manning Foisie, American journalist, media consultant. With Army of the United States, 1942-1946.

Background

Foisie, Philip Manning was born on March 14, 1922 in Seattle, Washington, United States. Son of Francis Patrick and Wynifred (Shaw) Foisie.

Education

Bachelor, Harvard University, 1947.

Career

City editor, China Press, Shanghai, 1948-1949;reporter, telegraph editor, Santa Rosa (California) Press-Democrat, 1949-1953;copy editor, Louisville Courier-Journal, 1953-1956;cable editor, Washington Post, 1956-1960;foreign editor, Washington Post, 1960-1968;assistant managing editor, Washington Post, 1968-1981;executive editor, International Herald Tribune, Paris, 1981-1987;private practice international media consultant, 1987-1989;news ombudsman, Department Defense, 1989-1992;retired, 1992.

Membership

With Army of the United States, 1942-1946.

Connections

Married Margaruitte van Tschurin, April 3, 1948. Children: Gregory, Geoffrey, Christina, Timothy.

father:
Francis Patrick Foisie

mother:
Wynifred (Shaw) Foisie

spouse:
Margaruitte van Tschurin

children:
Gregory Foisie

Geoffrey Foisie

Christina Foisie

Timothy Foisie