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U.S. consular officials in Japan


Honorary consuls in U.S. territories representing Japan

   Hakodate: Edward J. King (Consular Agent 1904-11)
   Hiogo (Hyogo): Julius H. Stahel (Consul 1877-84) T. McF. Patton (Consul as of 1884) George H. Scidmore (Vice Consul as of 1884) Enoch J. Smithers (Consul 1889-93) Hunter Sharp (Vice Consul 1891-98) Hubbard T. Smith (Vice Consul 1898-99) Hunter Sharp (Vice & Deputy Consul 1900-02)
   Kanagawa (Yokohama): Thomas B. Van Buren (Consul General 1874-85) Harold S. Van Buren (Consular Marshal 1880-85) George E. Rice (Vice Consul General as of 1884) George H. Scidmore (Vice & Deputy Consul General 1885-91) George H. Scidmore (Deputy Consul General 1894-97) John F. Gowey (Consul General as of 1897) John McLean (Vice & Deputy Consul General as of 1897)
   Kobe: Hunter Sharp (Vice & Deputy Consul 1902-05) Samuel S. Lyon (Consul as of 1904-05) Roger S. Greene (Vice Consul 1905) Hunter Sharp (Consul 1905-08) John H. Snodgrass (Consul 1908-09) George H. Scidmore (Consul 1909) David F. Wilber (Consul General 1909-10) J. Preston Doughten (Deputy Consul 1910) George N. West (Consul 1910-16) Joseph W. Ballantine (Deputy Consul 1911-12) Eugene H. Dooman (Vice Consul 1915-17) Erle R. Dickover (Vice Consul 1916-21) Robert Frazer, Jr. (Consul 1916-19) Eugene H. Dooman (Consul 1917-21) John K. Caldwell (Consul 1920-21) Lester L. Schnare (Consul 1920-21) George P. Waller (Vice Consul as of 1921-22) Erle R. Dickover (Consul 1921-32) Lester L. Schnare (Consul 1921-22) Harold J. Newton (Vice Consul as of 1922) E. Clark Creager (Vice Consul as of 1922) Laurence E. Salisbury (Vice Consul 1922-24) Edward B. Thomas (Consul as of 1924-26) George J. Haering (Vice Consul 1924-29) Laurence E. Salisbury (Consul 1925-26) Whitney Young (Vice Consul as of 1926-29) William F. Nason (Vice Consul as of 1926) Sheridan Talbott (Consul 1928) Bruce Lancaster (Vice Consul as of 1929-32) Otis W. Rhoades (Vice Consul as of 1929-38) George J. Haering (Consul 1929) Lucius W. Knowles (Vice Consul 1930) Monroe B. Hall (Vice Consul 1931-32) John M. Allison (Vice Consul as of 1932) Frank A. Schuler, Jr. (Vice Consul as of 1932) Howard Donovan (Consul as of 1932) William F. Nason (Consul as of 1932) E. Paul Tenney (Vice Consul 1937) Walter P. McConaughy, Jr. (Consul as of 1938) William E. Yuni (Vice Consul as of 1938) William C. Affeld, Jr. (Vice Consul as of 1938) David K. Caldwell (Vice Consul as of 1938) Winthrop R. Scott (Consul as of 1938) Frederick J. Mann (Vice Consul 1941)
   Nagasaki: Alexander C. Jones (Consul 1880-85) William G. Furber (Vice Consul as of 1884) William H. Abercrombie (Consul 1890-97) W. H. Devine (Vice Consul as of 1897) Charles B. Harris (Consul 1897-1905) Fred D. Fisher (Vice Consul 1901-04) Roger S. Greene (Vice Consul 1904-05) Roger S. Green (Vice Consul as of 1905) George H. Scidmore (Consul 1907-09) Carleton Miller (Vice & Deputy Consul 1907-11) Carl F. Deichman (Consul 1909-14) E. Carleton Baker (Consul 1914-16) Edwin L. Neville (Consul 1916-17) Henry B. Hitchcock (Vice Consul as of 1917) Joseph A. Eaton (Vice Consul 1918) Raymond S. Curtice (Consul as of 1921) Irvin C. Correll (Vice Consul as of 1922) Henry B. Hitchcock (Consul as of 1924-32) Laurence E. Salisbury (Vice Consul 1924-25) Laurence E. Salisbury (Consul 1925) Glen W. Bruner (Vice Consul as of 1932) Glenn W. Brunner (Vice Consul as of 1937) Arthur F. Tower (Consul as of 1938) Ralph Cory (Vice Consul 1938)
   Nagoya: Harry F. Hawley (Consul 1919-25) Harvey T. Goodier (Vice Consul 1921-22) Harvey T. Goodier (Consul 1924-28) Austin R. Preston, Jr. (Vice Consul 1929-31) J. Holbrook Chapman (Consul as of 1932) Charles H. Stephan (Vice Consul as of 1938)
   Okinawa: Olcott H. Deming (Consul General 1957-59)
   Osaka: Julius H. Stahel (Consul 1877-84) T. McF. Patton (Consul as of 1884) George H. Scidmore (Vice Consul 1884-85) Enoch J. Smithers (Consul 1889-93) Hunter Sharp (Vice Consul 1891-98) Samuel S. Lyon (Consul 1897) Hubbard T. Smith (Vice Consul 1898-99) Hunter Sharp (Vice & Deputy Consul 1900-02) Kenneth C. Krentz (Consul as of 1938) Ralph W. Blake (Vice Consul as of 1938) Max W. Schmidt (Vice Consul as of 1938) John K. Emmerson (Vice Consul as of 1938) George Lockwood Jorgensen (Vice Consul as of 1938) George A. Makinson (Consul General as of 1938) Frederick J. Mann (Vice Consul 1941)
   Tokyo: Harry F. Hawley (Consul 1917-18) Joseph W. Ballantine (Consul 1923-29) Charles R. Cameron (Consul 1923-25) Austin R. Preston, Jr. (Vice Consul as of 1924-27) Nathaniel B. Stewart (Consul General as of 1924) Edwin L. Neville (Consul General as of 1925-27) L. Walters Harland (Vice Consul as of 1926) H. Merrell Benninghoff (Vice Consul as of 1927-29) Graham H. Kemper (Consul 1928-29) Charles L. De Vault (Consul as of 1929) Charles S. Reed II (Vice Consul as of 1929) Leo D. Sturgeon (Consul as of 1929-32) Kennett F. Potter (Vice Consul as of 1929) Arthur Garrels (Consul General 1929-33) Charles A. Hutchinson (Vice Consul as of 1932) Cabot Coville (Consul as of 1932) E. Paul Tenney (Vice Consul 1937) W. Garland Richardson (Vice Consul as of 1938) Stanley G. Slavens (Consul as of 1938) Ralph Cory (Vice Consul 1938) Thomas A. Hickok (Consul 1938-39) Charles R. Cameron (Consul General as of 1938) Donald W. Lamm (Vice Consul 1939-42) W. Leonard Parker (Vice Consul 1939) David A. Thomason (Vice Consul 1939) William Leonhart (Consul 1951-54) Olcott H. Deming (Consul 1951-54)
   Yokkaichi: Willard Kingsbury (Consular Agent 1909-16) Harry F. Hawley (Consul 1918-19)
   Yokohama: Julius H. Stahel (Consul 1866-69) Frank R. Mowrer (Consular Marshal as of 1898) John McLean (Vice & Deputy Consul General as of 1898-1905) George H. Scidmore (Deputy Consul General 1898-1904) John F. Gowey (Consul General as of 1898) Edward C. Bellows (Consul General as of 1900-05) Henry B. Miller (Consul General as of 1906) Henry B. Albright (Deputy Consul General 1908-11) John K. Caldwell (Vice & Deputy Consul General 1909) Thomas N. Sammons (Consul General 1909-11) Roger C. Tredwell (Vice & Deputy Consul General 1910-11) Hasell H. Dick (Deputy Consul 1911-12) Hasell H. Dick (Vice Consul 1912-15) Joseph W. Ballantine (Deputy Consul General 1912) Francis Reed Eldridge, Jr. (Deputy Consul General 1912) Joseph W. Ballantine (Vice & Deputy Consul General 1914) George H. Scidmore (Consul General as of 1914-22) Walter Gassett (Vice Consul 1914-15) Henry B. Hitchcock (Vice Consul as of 1916) Max D. Kirjassoff (Vice Consul as of 1916) William R. Langdon (Vice Consul 1916-22) Paul E. Jenks (Vice Consul 1917-23) Harold C. Huggins (Vice Consul as of 1917) Harvey T. Goodier (Vice Consul 1918-20) Lester L. Schnare (Vice Consul 1918) Edward Russell Kellogg (Vice Consul 1918-23) Lester L. Schnare (Consul 1920) William F. Nason (Vice Consul 1921-24) Harvey T. Goodier (Vice Consul 1921) Harman L. Broomall (Vice Consul 1921-22) Lester L. Schnare (Consul 1921) Sam J. Wardell (Vice Consul as of 1922) William G. McCarthy (Vice Consul as of 1922) Max D. Kirjassoff (Consul General 1922-23) Harvey T. Goodier (Vice Consul 1922) Graham H. Kemper (Consul 1923-28) Leonard N. Green (Vice Consul 1923-28) Walter S. Ruffner (Vice Consul as of 1924) Russell B. Jordan (Vice Consul as of 1926) William T. Turner (Vice Consul as of 1926-29) Leonard N. Green (Consul 1928-30) George E. Aurell (Vice Consul 1928-29) Graham H. Kemper (Consul 1929-30) Charles L. De Vault (Consul as of 1932) Whitney Young (Consul as of 1932) H. Merrell Benninghoff (Vice Consul as of 1932) Edmund J. Dorsz (Vice Consul as of 1932) Hayward G. Hill (Vice Consul as of 1932) Richard F. Boyce (Consul 1933-38) Ivan B. White (Vice Consul as of 1938) Beppo R. Johansen (Vice Consul as of 1938) Jule L. Goetzman (Vice Consul 1939-41) U. Alexis Johnson (Consul as of 1947) U. Alexis Johnson (Consul General as of 1949) Gordon Robert Beyer (Consul General 1961-64)
   Boston, Mass.: Erwin H. Walcott (Honorary Consul 1908-11) Edward B. Watson (Honorary Consul as of 1921) Channing H. Cox (Honorary Consul as of 1929) Richard Ely Danielson (Honorary Consul as of 1935)
   Denver, Colo.: A. L. Bennett (Honorary Consul 1909-14)
   Galveston, Tex.: Robert Bornefeld (Honorary Consul 1898-1903) J. H. Langbehn (Honorary Consul 1904-35)
   Juneau, Alaska: Emery Valentine (Honorary Consul as of 1929-35)
   Mobile, Ala.: William Peter Hutchison (Honorary Consul 1902-14) Henry H. Clark (Honorary Consul as of 1921-35)
   New Orleans, La.: John W. Phillips (Honorary Consul 1897-1921)
   Philadelphia, Pa.: Alfred J. Ostheimer (Honorary Consul 1897-1901) J. Franklin McFadden (Honorary Consul 1904-35)
   SAINT Louis, Mo.: J. E. Smith (Honorary Consul 1905-21)
   San Juan, P.R.: Asiscio Markuach (Honorary Consul as of 1935)

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