Joseph William “Jody” Ballantine

Joseph William “Jody” Ballantine

Death 29 Jan 1973 (aged 84)
Fairfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Bennington, Bennington County, Vermont, USA
Memorial ID 73346990 · View Source
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Son of William Osborn Ballantine and Josephine Louise (Perkins) Ballantine. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Deputy Consul in Kobe, 1911-12; U.S. Deputy Consul General in Yokohama, 1912; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Taihoku, 1912-14; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul General in Yokohama, 1914; U.S. Consul in Dairen, 1921-23; Tokyo, 1923-29; U.S. Consul General in Canton, 1930-32. Congregationalist. Member, Phi Gamma Delta.

The Commercial Appeal Memphis, Tennessee 1-31-1973

FAIRFIELD, Conn., Jan. 30 Joseph W. Ballantine, 83, a retired foreign serice office who assisted Cordell Hull when the secretary of state summoned Japanese envoys after the attack on Pearl Harbor, died Monday. His widow is Lesley Frost, daughter of poet Robert Frost


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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph William “Jody” Ballantine (30 Jul 1888–29 Jan 1973), Find a Grave Memorial no. 73346990, citing Old Bennington Cemetery, Bennington, Bennington County, Vermont, USA ; Maintained by D. L. (Travis)(Corbett)(Maston)Black (contributor 47352945) .