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Naval officer

Ralph Andrew Ofstie, American naval officer. Member, United States Strategic Bombing Survey, Japan, 1945-1946; Member, Military Liaison Committee to the Atomic Energy Commission, 1946-1950.

Background

Ofstie, Ralph Andrew was born on November 16, 1897 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States.

Education

Graduated from the United States Naval Academy, 1918.

Career

Ensign, United States Navy, and advanced through the grades to vice admiral, 1952. Assistant naval attache, American Embassy, Tokyo, Japan, 1935-1937. Chief of staff Naval Forces Far East, 1951-1952.

Membership

Member, United States Strategic Bombing Survey, Japan, 1945-1946. Member, Military Liaison Committee to the Atomic Energy Commission, 1946-1950.

Connections

Married Joy Bright Hancock, United States Navy (retired), former director.

spouse:
Joy Bright Hancock