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Kingman Douglass

Directors & Deputy Directors of Central Intelligence, Kingman Douglass

TENURE AS DEPUTY DIRECTOR:
2 March 1946–11 July 1946*


BIRTH:

16 April 1896, Oak Park, Illinois


EDUCATION:

Yale University, B.A., 1918


APPOINTED:

2 March 1946 as Assistant Director and Acting Deputy Director by Director of Central Intelligence, Adm. Sidney W. Souers


EARLIER CAREER:

  • Investment banking
  • Military service in World War II: senior US Army Air Corps intelligence liaison officer in British Air Ministry; Allied Intelligence Group in Pacific Theater


LATER CAREER:

  • Office of Special Operations, Central Intelligence Group, 1946
  • Assistant Director, Current Intelligence, CIA, 4 January 1951–11 July 1952
  • Private business


Died 8 October 1971

 

 

* There was no Deputy Director from 11 July 1946 to 20 January 1947.


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