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1962: Lt Gen Gordon A. Blake, USAF, became DIRNSA.

Sunday, January 1, 2023

1 Jan 1962: Lt Gen Gordon A. Blake became Director of the National Security Agency.

Follow the link below for an oral history interview and audio clip with Lt Gen Blake on the NSA website.

For more on Lt Gen Gordon A. Blake - check out our Cryptologic Bytes item featuring an article titled, A Little Known Fact About General Gordon A. Blake, by Mr. Frank Pinkston


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