August Werner Hugo von Heidenstam
Date & Place Of Birth
April 29th, 1884 (1)
Shanghai, China (1) (2)
Chief Engineer, Whang Poo (Huangpu) river works, Shanghai, China - c.1911 (1) (2)
Captain, Road & Waterways Engineering Corps (1)
Second Lieutenant, Reserve (1)
Swedish Envoyé Extraordinaire et Ministre Plénipotentiare in Teheran, Iran - c.1938 (1)
Parents: Adolf Gerhard von Heidenstam, Countess Hedda Margareta Cronstedt af Fullerö (1)
Spouse: Eva Margareta Gyllenkrok (1)
Children: Axel Gerhard Hugo, Hedda Margareta, Eva Jeanette, Carl Werner (1)
Date Of Death
Unknown - 1966?
August Werner Hugo married Eva Margareta May 31st, 1917 (1). In 1911, August Werner Hugo took over the dredging of an improved waterway favorable to shipping for the Hiangpu river. The Huangpu is a tributary channel which connects the lake system of the southern Yangtze Delta with the Yangtze at Woosung, approximately 15 miles from Shanghai (2).