Biographical entry McGuire, Dominic Mary Paul (1903 - 1978)

3 April 1903
Peterborough, South Australia, Australia
15 June 1978
Diplomat, Writer and Writer of Inscription


Dominic Mary Paul McGuire was an author and diplomat. A devout Catholic, anti-communist and moral campaigner, Menzies appointed McGuire a personal adviser for the 1951 British Commonwealth prime ministers' meeting in London. He served as Australia's ambassador for Italy and envoy to the Holy See from 1957 to 1959.


Massam, Katharine. McGuire, Dominic Mary Paul (1903-1978), Australian Dictionary of Biography. National Centre of Biography, Australian National University. Published in hard copy 2000, accessed online 23 September 2012.