Francis Joseph Meehan


Francis Joseph Meehan Famous memorial

East Orange, Essex County, New Jersey, USA
Death 7 May 2022 (aged 98)
Helensburgh, Argyll and Bute, Scotland
Burial Burial Details Unknown
Memorial ID 239642928 View Source

Diplomat. He was the United States Ambassador to East Germany (1985 to 1988), Poland (1980 to 1983) and Czechoslovakia (1979 to 1980). In his Foreign Service career he served in various other post and positions. Even though both of his parents were British, he was born in the United States, making him a United States citizen. He received his college education at University of Glasgow and Harvard University. After retiring from diplomatic service he and his wife moved to Helensburgh, Scotland, where he wrote some briefing notes and material about the Eastern Bloc. He married Margaret Kearns, his only wife, in 1949 and together they had four children. Margaret passed away in 2015 and he passed away seven years later at the age of 98.

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  • Added: 11 May 2022
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