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Hiram "Harry" Bingham IV


Self Description

Third-Party Descriptions

May 2006: "Sixty-six years ago, Hiram Bingham IV, a blue-blood American diplomat in France, defied U.S. policy by helping Jews escape the Nazis in the early years of World War II."

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/05/24/AR2006052402467.html

Relationships

RoleNameTypeLast Updated
Employee/Contractor/Fellow/Freelancer (past or present) State Department/Department of State (DOS) Organization Jun 16, 2006
Student/Trainee (past or present) Yale University Organization Jun 16, 2006
Financial Supporter of (past or present) Hannah Arendt Person Jun 16, 2006
Family Member Hiram Bingham III Person Jun 16, 2006

Articles and Resources

Date Fairness.com Resource Read it at:
May 25, 2006 New Stamp To Honor WWII Envoy: Bingham Defied Policy To Help Jews Escape

QUOTE: ...Hiram Bingham IV, a blue-blood American diplomat in France, defied U.S. policy by helping Jews escape the Nazis in the early years of World War II. Bingham's actions cost him his Foreign Service career but won him the undying gratitude of the more than 2,000 refugees he helped save by issuing them travel visas and false passports...

Washington Post