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Transcript of interview: Henry Hogger, 2016

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DOHP 173

Scope and Contents

From the Fonds:

The programme comprises transcripts of interviews with senior diplomats.


  • Creation: 2016


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.

Material in this collection is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue.

Biographical / Historical

Henry Hogger was born 9 Nov 1948, the son of Rear-Admiral Henry Charles Hogger, CB, DSC and Ethel Mary Hogger. He was educated at Winchester College and Trinity Hall, University of Cambridge (MA Hons), and in 1972 married Fiona Jane McNabb, having two sons and two daughters.

Hogger joined the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in 1969, and his diplomatic career included the following: MECAS, Lebanon, 1971-72; served Aden, 1972; Caracas [Venezuela], 1972-75; Kuwait, 1975-78; FCO, 1978-82; Head of Chancery, Abu Dhabi [United Arab Emirates], 1982-86; FCO, 1986-89; Counsellor and Deputy Head of Mission, Amman [Jordan], 1989-92; High Commissioner, Namibia, 1992-96; Head, Latin America, later Latin America and Caribbean Department, FCO, 1996-2000; Ambassador to Syria, 2000-03; Governorate Co-ordinator for Basra, Coalition Provisional Authority, Iraq, 2003-04 (on secondment).


1 file(s)

Language of Materials



Hogger, Henry George, b 1948, diplomat

Finding aid date

2018-11-07 09:11:24.287000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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