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New mission presidents assigned

The First Presidency has announced the assignments of this year's new mission presidents. They will report to their missions on July 1, and serve for three years. This year, 85 new presidents and their wives have been called.

NORTH AMERICA - 27

MISSION NEW PRESIDENT RETURNING PRESIDENT

Alabama Birmingham Eldon Clair McKell** Robert L. Roylance

Arizona Tempe Brice Lee Hedrick Stephen B. Allen

California Arcadia Douglas H. Swenson Bradley Duane Foster

California San Bernardino George M. Blanch* Calvin Robert Stephens

Canada Toronto West Paul R. Sampson* Glenn T. Potter

Canada Vancouver Sterling Colton* Heber B. Kapp

Florida Jacksonville Otto S. Shill Jr. Owen D. Jacobsen

Hawaii Honolulu Dee F. Andersen Marlin A. Fairbourn

Idaho Boise David M. Brown* Donald L. Buehner

Illinois Chicago Neal L. Cox James R. Maddux

Illinois Peoria Dean Richard Sorensen Kenyon Udall

Indiana Indianapolis To be announced Robert E. Floto

Michigan Detroit John P. Livingstone* Robert W. Poll

Missouri St. Louis Stuart R. Preece* Wayne M. McGrath

New Hampshire Manchester Charles R. Hobbs* Robert James Norman

New Jersey Camden J. Glen Sanford New mission

New Mexico Albuquerque Maurice Gordon Baker** Keith LaMar Sellers

New York Rochester Lynn J. Packham Marlin K. Jensen

Oregon Portland P. LaMar Eyre* Vern O. Curtis

Pennsylvania Philadelphia Frank Everton Wagstaff* Richard Henrie Morley

Pennsylvania Pittsburgh Randall K. Lunt* Thales A. Derrick

Texas Forth Worth Stephen D. Posey W. Darrell Foote

Texas San Antonio Stephen A. West* Steven J. Nelson

Utah Salt Lake City David A. Christensen* Victor L. Walch

Virginia Richmond Dennis R. Webb Robert Arthur Brown

Washington DC North C. Terry Graff* J. Michael Gottfredson

Wisconsin Milwaukee Robert Murray Wilkes S. Reed Nixon

MEXICO AND CENTRAL AMERICA - 9

MISSION NEW PRESIDENT RETURNING PRESIDENT

Honduras San Pedro Sula Josue R. Perez C.* Gilberto A. LaParra M.

Mexico Chihuahua H. Samuel Cluff Jorge Mendez I.

Mexico Leon Lowell J. Robison Carlos M. Bowman

Mexico Mazatlan Alberto I. Marineau Jr** Merrill Vance Willis

Mexican Merida Walter Ray Petersen Fernando R. Gomez

Mexico Mexico City East Craig C. Christensen Lynn E. Smith

Mexico Monterrey North William H. Wingo Carlos Alvarez C.

Nicaragua Managua Darryl R. Townsend Jose E. Boza

Panama Panama City W. Edward Seegmiller* Jose Maria Galvez

SOUTH AMERICA - 13

MISSION NEW PRESIDENT RETURNING PRESIDENT

Argentina Bahia Bianca R. Quinn Gardner* E. Reece Finlinson

Argentina Buenos Aires To be announced Anthony I. Bentley Jr.

North

Brazil Campinas Rod Cuthbert* A. Heliton Lemos

Brazil Curitiba To be announced Sebastiao Lourenco

Oliveira

Brazil Marilia Gutenberg G. Amorim* New mission

Chile Concepcion Prescott Bangerter Hardy D. Evans Heywood Jr.

Chile Santiago South Theron M. Hall Jr. Roger A. Hendrix

Chile Santiago West Roland N. Walker* New mission

Colombia Barranquilla Thomas E. Cavanaugh* Alan D. Rogers

Ecuador Guayaquil South Jose Blanco* James A. Aulestia

Peru Arequipa Willy Zuzunaga C.* Teofilo Puertas

Peru Lima North To be announced Juan Alberto Uceda A.

Peru Trujillo Pablo Fernandez Rafael De La Cruz P.

EUROPEAN - 9

MISSION NEW PRESIDENT RETURNING PRESIDENT

Denmark Copenhagen Knud Bent Andersen Alma Davis Anderson

France Bordeaux Charles Cuenot Richard M. Oveson

Germany Frankfurt Michael Lee Jensen* David Alma Burton

Germany Hamburg Duane R. Bullough* Charles W. Dahlquist II

Italy Catania Kenneth R. Goodman*** George Robert DeWitt

Italy Milan J. Halvor Clegg** Kenneth R. Goodman

Italy Padova Cleve Merrill Dibble Howard C. Anderson

Russia Yekaterinburg Vyacheslav I. Efimov* New mission

Switzerland Zurich Richard W. Lohner* Alan P. Johnson

CARIBBEAN - 1

MISSION NEW PRESIDENT RETURNING PRESIDENT

Puerto Rico San Juan Jesus Nieves* Ronald Earl Dyer

BRITISH ISLES - 3

MISSION NEW PRESIDENT RETURNING PRESIDENT

England Leeds M. Robert Rowe Edward Keith Wigglesworth

Ireland Dublin John D. Jury** Steven H. Jensen

Scotland Edinburgh Gordon Williams* Ian David Swanney

AFRICA - 4

MISSION NEW PRESIDENT RETURNING PRESIDENT

Ghana Accra Larry Bert Duke Christopher Chukwurah

Nigeria Aba Gordon T. Watts* Larry Bernard Brewer

Nigeria Ibadan Combined with Nigeria John A. Ehanire

Lagos

Nigeria Enugu Johannes Vande Merwe Ato Kwamena Dadson

Zaire Kinshasa Roberto Mario Tavella Clair W. Andrus

ASIA - 6

MISSION NEW PRESIDENT RETURNING PRESIDENT

Hong Kong John M. Aki Jr.* David L. Lowe

India Bangalore Neil C. Twitchell Gurcharan Singh Gill

Japan Kobe Yasuhiro Matsushita Curtis P. Wilson

Japan Osaka Combined with Japan Kobe C. Kent Peterson

korea Seoul West Earl Stanley Swain* Ronald K. Nielsen

Korea Taejon Byung Sik Hong Kang Woo Lee

Taiwan Taichung Karl Robert Koerner* Timothy P. Stratford

PHILIPPINES/MICRONESIA - 6

MISSION NEW PRESIDENT RETURNING PRESIDENT

Micronesia Guam R. Ray Ward Gordon S. Thatcher

Philippines Cagayan de OroEdgardo E. Fernando* Remus Gasataya Villarete

Philippines Ilagan Pedrito Miole* Greg A. Karganilla

Philippines Manila Henry K. Chai II L. Stephen Richards Jr.

Philippines Naga Edison M. Cabrito Victorio A. Collado

Philippines Quezon City George C. Pingree* Max W. Craner

PACIFIC - 7

MISSION NEW PRESIDENT RETURNING PRESIDENT

Australia Adelaide M. David Knight Stephen L. Weston

Australia Brisbane Angus H. Belliston* Geoffrey James Liddicoat

Australia Melbourne Paul R. Anderson D. Earl Hurst

Australia Perth Daniel G. Hamilton* Daniel Macfarlane Jones

Australia Sydney North Wilford Lynn Dredge** Glenn L. Pace

New Zealand Wellington A. Keith Thompson* Harvey L. Gardner

Tonga Nuku'alofa Alifeleti Malupo Samisoni Uasila'a

*Biographies to be published later.

**Biographies on page 11.

***Transferred from Italy Catania


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Worldwide missions

NORTH AMERICA 97 MISSIONS

MEXICO, CENTRAL AMERICA 29 MISSIONS

SOUTH AMERICA 62 MISSIONS

EUROPE 45 MISSIONS

BRITISH ISLES 8 MISSIONS

CARIBBEAN 7 MISSIONS

AFRICA 11 MISSIONS

ASIA 19 MISSIONS

PHILIPPINES, MICRONESIA 14 MISSIONS

SOUTH PACIFIC 13 MISSIONS

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