- Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary (Benin)
Appointed: July 23, 1974
Presentation of Credentials: November 26, 1974
Termination of Mission: Left post. February 15, 1976
- Commissioned to Dahomey. Note: From 1976 to 1983, each of the following officers served as Chargé d’Affaires ad interim for more than a year: W. Kenneth Thompson (Aug. 1976-Aug. 1978), John S. Davidson (Sep. 1978-May 1980), James R. Bullington (Jun 1980-Jul 1982), and Charles H. Twining, Jr. (Jul1982-Oct. 1983).