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 Benjamin Sumner Welles, III

Benjamin Sumner Welles, III

Birth
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 24 Sep 1961 (aged 68)
Bernardsville, Somerset County, New Jersey, USA
Burial Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
Plot Section 8, Lot 42
Memorial ID 23280 · View Source
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Assistant Secretary of State during the Franklin Roosevelt Administration. He helped develop the Good Neighbor Policy in Latin America. His career ended with his resignation in 1943 after a homosexual scandal with a Pullman car porter.


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  • Added: 24 Jul 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 23280
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Benjamin Sumner Welles, III (14 Oct 1892–24 Sep 1961), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23280, citing Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .