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Diplomatic Representation for Socialist Republic of Vietnam


Foreign Embassies in the U.S. and Their Ambassadors
Office of the Chief of Protocol
May 2, 2011
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DATE

NAME/MISSION

June 19, 1952 EMBASSY OPENED
   
June 19, 1952 Tran Van Kha, Appt. Ambassador E. and P.
July 1, 1952 Ambassador E. and P.
   
August 11, 1954 Tran Van Chuong, Appt. Ambassador E. and P.
August 16, 1954 Ambassador E. and P.
   
December 9, 1964 Lt. Gen. Tran Thien Khiem, Appt. Amb. E. & P.
December 15, 1964 Ambassador E. and P.
   
December 8, 1965 Vu Van Thai, Appt. Ambassador E. and P.
December 16, 1965 Ambassador E. and P.
   
January 18, 1967 Bui Diem, Appt. Ambassador E. and P.
January 19, 1967 Ambassador E. and P.
   
June 16, 1972 Mr. Nguyen Hoan, Charge d'Affaires ad interim
   
June 22, 1972 Tran Kim Phuong, Appt. Ambassador E. and P.
July 21, 1972 Ambassador E. and P.
   
May 21, 1975 EMBASSY CLOSED at 6:30 p.m.
(American Embassy Saigon abandoned 7:50 a.m. April 30, 1975.)
   
February 1, 1995 LIASON OFFICE OPENED
August 5, 1995 EMBASSY OFFICIAL OPENED
   
May 13, 1997 Le Van Bang, Appt.
May 14, 1997 Ambassador E. and P.
   
August 24, 2001 Nguyen Chien, Appt.
October 10, 2001 Ambassador E. and P.
   
November 9, 2007 Le Cong Phung, Appt.
January 22, 2008 Ambassador E. and P.
   
May 2, 2011 Cuong Ouoc Nguyen, Appt.
July 7, 2011 Ambassador E. and P.

 

 

Special Terms*
[Amb.] E.E. and M.P.= Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary
[Charge d'Affaires] a.i.= ad interim
Amb. E. & P. = Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary



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