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Davies, Rodger Paul

Born: 1921 AD
Died: 1974 AD
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1921 – Born on the 7th of May in Berkeley, California.

 

1942 – Finished B.A at University of California.

 

1943 – Graduated at Princeton University.

 

1946-1948 – Served as the 3rd Secretary-Vice Consul, Jidda, Saudi Arabia.

 

1949-1951 – Became the 2nd Secretary-Vice Consul, Damascus, Syria.

 

1950-1951 – Served as Consul, Beirut, Lebanon.

 

               – He was the Consul, Jerusalem, Israel.

 

1954-1958 – Became the First Secretary-Consul, Benghazi and Tripoli, Libya.

 

1959-1962 – Served as the Counselor, Baghdad, Iraq.

 

1974 – Served as US Ambassador to Cyprus.

 

       – He was shot and killed on 19th of August by EOKA-B snipers during a Greek Cypriot demonstration.  His death came five weeks after a Greek-backed Coup d’etat overthrew the government of Archbishop Makarios and the subsequent invasion of the northern part of the island by Turkey.