Office of Naval Intelligence
The Office of Naval Intelligence (ONI) was established in the United States Navy in 1882. ONI was established to "seek out and report" on the advancements in other nations' navies. The oldest member o...
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Hugh D. Auchincloss
Hugh Dudley Auchincloss, Jr. (August 15, 1897 – November 20, 1976) was an American stockbroker and lawyer who became the second husband of Nina Gore, mother of Gore Vidal, and also the second husband ...
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John Barron (journalist)
John Daniel Barron (1930 -2005) was an American journalist and investigative writer. He is best remembered as the author of several books dealing with specifics of Soviet espionage via the KGB and oth...
Operation Alsos
The Alsos Mission was part of the Manhattan Project, the effort during World War II by the Allies, principally Britain and the United States, to create an atomic bomb. The Manhattan Project was also c...
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Operation Underworld
Operation Underworld was the United States government's code name for the cooperation of organized crime figures from 1942 to 1945 to counter Axis spies and saboteurs along the U.S. northeastern seabo...
Frank B. Upham
Frank Brooks Upham (7 September 1872 - 15 September 1939) served in the United States Navy during the Spanish American War and was an admiral in the during World War I.
Born at Fort Apache, Arizon...
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Benjamin C. Bradlee
Benjamin Crowninshield "Ben" Bradlee (August 26, 1921 – October 21, 2014) was executive editor of The Washington Post from 1968 to 1991. He became a national figure during the presidency of Richard Ni...
Raymond J. Broderick
Raymond Joseph "Ray" Broderick (May 29, 1914 – August 6, 2000) was a United States federal judge, and the 24th Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania from 1967 to 1971.
Born in Philadelphia, Br...
William A. Worton
William Arthur Worton (January 4, 1897 – July 25, 1973) was a Marine Corps Major General, who served in the Pacific Theater during the World War II. Worton also served as interim Los Angeles Pol...
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Joseph Mondello
Joseph Nestor Mondello (born 1938) is an American politician who served as Chairman of the New York Republican State Committee until September 2009. Mondello continues to serve as the head of the Nass...
Dudley Wright Knox
Commodore Dudley Wright Knox (21 June 1877 – 11 June 1960) was an officer in the United States Navy during the Spanish–American War and World War I. He was also a prominent naval historian, who for ma...
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William W. Howells
Dr. William White Howells (November 27, 1908 – December 20, 2005) was a professor of anthropology at Harvard University. His most notable research concluded that modern humans are of one species.Howel...
Andrew Roth
Andrew Roth (23 April 1919, New York City – 12 August 2010) was a biographer and journalist known for his compilation of Parliamentary Profiles, a directory of biographies of British Members of ...
Charles Samuel Joelson
Charles Samuel Joelson (January 27, 1916 – August 17, 1999) was an American lawyer and politician. Joelson, a Democrat, succeeded Gordon Canfield as the Representative for New Jersey's 8th Dist...
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Weldon L. Kennedy
Weldon Lynn Kennedy (born September 12, 1938) was a special agent for the Federal Bureau of Investigation and served for 33 years. He is known for negotiating a peaceful end to the Atlanta Prison Riot...
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Joseph D. Pistone
Joseph Dominick Pistone, alias Donnie Brasco, (born September 17, 1939), is a former FBI agent who worked undercover for six years infiltrating the Bonanno crime family and to a lesser extent the Colo...
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Bob Woodward
Robert Upshur “Bob” Woodward (born March 26, 1943) is an American investigative journalist and non-fiction author. He has worked for The Washington Post since 1971 as a reporter, and is now an associa...
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Sylvanus Morley
Sylvanus Griswold Morley (June 7, 1883 – September 2, 1948) was an American archaeologist, epigrapher, and Mayanist scholar who made significant contributions toward the study of the p...
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Edwin P. Wilson
Edwin Paul Wilson (May 3, 1928 - September 10, 2012) was a former CIA and US Naval Intelligence officer who was convicted in 1983 of illegally selling weapons to Libya. It was later found that the Un...
William Ledyard Rodgers
William Ledyard Rodgers (February 4, 1860–May 7, 1944) was a vice admiral of the United States Navy. His career included service in the Spanish-American War and World War I, and a tour as President of...
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Edwin T. Layton
Edwin Thomas Layton (7 April 1903 – 12 April 1984) was a Rear Admiral in the United States Navy, who is most noted for his work as cryptanalyst during World War II.
Edwin Thomas Layton was bo...
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Charles F. Dougherty
Charles Francis Dougherty (born June 26, 1937) is a former Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.Dougherty was born in Philadelphia. He served in the United States M...
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Henry H. Carter
Henry Hare Carter (28 June 1905 - 2001) was an American linguistics professor,commander in the US Naval Reserve, translator, and a Spanish or Portuguese writer of textbooksand research.
Henry Hare...
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Gordon McLendon
Gordon Barton McLendon (June 8, 1921 – September 14, 1986) was a radio pioneer and pirate radio broadcaster. He was nicknamed "the Maverick of Radio." McLendon is widely credited for perfecting,...
Marion Davis Berdecio
Marion Davis Berdecio (1922 - 2006), born Marion Davis, was a recruit of the Soviet intelligence in USA. Marion Davis Berdecio worked on the staff of the Office of Naval Intelligence at the United Sta...
John H. Russell, Jr.
John Henry Russell, Jr. (November 14, 1872 – March 6, 1947) was a major general and 16th Commandant of the Marine Corps. His only child was Brooke Astor, a noted philanthropist.
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McCollum memo
The McCollum memo, also known as the Eight Action Memo was a memorandum, dated October 7, 1940 (more than a year before the Pearl Harbor attack, sent by Lieutenant Commander Arthur H. McCollum, who "p...
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Peter Frelinghuysen, Jr.
Peter Hood Ballantine Frelinghuysen II (January 17, 1916 – May 23, 2011) represented New Jersey in the United States House of Representatives as a Republican from 1953 to 1975.
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Directors of the Office of Naval Intelligence
The Director of the Office of Naval Intelligence serves as the head of the Office of Naval Intelligence, which is part of the United States Intelligence Community.