Frederic Lincoln Chapin (1929–1989)

    Foreign Service Officer
    State of Residence: New Jersey

    1. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary (Ethiopia)
      Appointed: June 27, 1978
      Presentation of Credentials: July 21, 1978
      Termination of Mission: Left post. July 29, 1980
      • Owen W. Roberts served as Charge d’Affaires ad interim Jul 1980-May 1982. The following officers have since served as Chargés d’Affaires: David A. Korn (Jun 1982-Jul 1985), James Cheek (Jul 1985-Aug 1988), Robert G. Houdek (Aug 1988- Jun 1991), and Marc A. Baas (Jun 1991-Jun 1992).
    2. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary (Guatemala)
      Appointed: July 30, 1981
      Presentation of Credentials: September 3, 1981
      Termination of Mission: Left post. February 28, 1984
    3. Chargé d’Affaires ad interim (Chad)
      • Embassy Fort Lamy (now N’Djamena) was established Feb 1, 1961 with Frederic L. Chapin as Chargé d’Affaires ad interim