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Edwin M. Martin

Edwin M. MartinAKA Edwin McCammon Martin

Born: 21-May-1908
Birthplace: Dayton, OH
Died: 12-Jan-2002
Location of death: Washington, DC
Cause of death: Pneumonia

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Government, Diplomat

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Ambassador to Argentina, 1964-68

Made a Career Ambassador in 1969.

Wife: Margaret Milburn (m. 1936)
Daughter: Patricia Sanjuan
Son: Edwin M. Martin, Jr.

    University: BA, Northwestern University (1929)
    University: Northwestern University (1929-35)

    World Bank Chairman, Consultative Group on Food Production in Developing Countries (1975-78)
    US Official Chairman, OECD, Paris (1968-74)
    US Agency for International Development Chairman, Development Assistance Committee, Paris (1968-74)
    US Ambassador to Argentina (1964-68)
    US Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs (1962-64)
    US State Department Principal Adviser, Joint US-Japan Committee on Trade and Economic Affairs (Nov-1961)
    US State Department Assistant Secretary for Economic Affairs (1960-62)
    US State Department Consul General, London, England (1958-60)
    US State Department Minister-Counsellor, London, England (1957-58)
    US State Department Deputy Chief, US Mission to NATO and European Regional Organizations, Paris (1954-57)
    US State Department US Representative to North Atlantic Council, Paris (1954-57)
    US State Department Special Assistant to the Secretary of State (1952-53)
    US State Department Director, Office of European Regulatory Affairs (1949-52)
    US State Department Deputy Director, Office of International Trade Policy (1948-49)
    US State Department Acting Chief, Division of Occupied Areas Economic Affairs (1947-48)
    US State Department Acting Director, Office of Economic Security Policy (Aug-1946)
    US State Department Chief, Division of Japanese and Korean Economic Affairs (1945-47)
    US State Department Advisor, Japanese Economic Affairs (Aug-Oct, 1945)
    US State Department Advisor, Far East economic affairs, Office of Asst. Secy. of State (May-Aug, 1945)
    OSS Agent Deputy Chief of Division, OSS (1944-45)
    War Production Board Director, Urgency Ratings Division (1943-44)
    US Official Associate Chief of Munitions Bureau (1942)
    US Official Assistant, Plant Site Board, Office of Product Management and War Production Board (1941-43)
    US Official Special Assistant, National Defence Advisory Commission (1940-41)
    Bureau of Labor Statistics (1938-40)
    US Official Economist, Central Statistics Board (1935-38)
    Council on Foreign Relations
    Phi Beta Kappa Society

Author of books:
Kennedy and Latin America (1994, history)

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