Pete (Douglas) Peterson (1935–)

    Non-career appointee
    State of Residence: Florida

    1. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary (Vietnam)
      Appointed: April 11, 1997
      Presentation of Credentials: May 14, 1997
      Termination of Mission: Left post. July 15, 2001
      • The United States opened a Liaison Office in Hanoi on Jan 28, 1995. Diplomatic relations were established Jul 11, 1995, and Embassy Hanoi was established with L. Desaix Anderson as Chargé d’Affaires ad interim.