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William Telfair DAUCHERTY Edit Profile

American Trade Commissioner

William Telfair DAUCHERTY, American Trade Commissioner. Member of Chamber of Commerce; League of Women Voters; Republican Women's Association Clubs: Yacht (Riverside), Woman’s, Town Hall (New York.

Background

DAUCHERTY, William Telfair was born on October 14, 1890 in Lafayette, Indiana, United States. Son of Charles M. and Susan (Peyton) Telfair Daugherty.

Education

Hammersmith, London (Higher Preparatory). Caen, Calvados, France (Higher Preparatory). University, Michigan, 1913.

Career

Journalist, 1913-1917, Washington, D. C., Columbus and Cleveland, Ohio. Military activities: G 2-A Battle Line Intelligence, 1918-1919. Divisional Headquarters, 79 United States Division Infantry.

Assigned to 3 Army Intelligence School, Langres, France, 1918-1919. Assigned to the United States Military Common for Repatriation of Prisoners of War, Berlin, Germany, 1919. Discharged, Camp Dix, October 1919.

Appointed Foreign Service United States Department of Commerce, bureau of Foreign & Domestic Commerce, 1920 as Trade Commissioner attached to the United States Embassy, Berlin, Ger.

Membership

Member of Chamber of Commerce. League of Women Voters. Republican Women's Association Clubs: Yacht (Riverside), Woman’s, Town Hall (New York.

Connections

Spouse Marika Q. Sterrett, December 27, 1920, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.