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Vandenberg, Hoyt S.; 1899-1954   (view)   (view in production)

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"Hoyt Sanford Vandenberg (January 24, 1899 – April 2, 1954) was a U.S. Air Force general, its second Chief of Staff, and second Director of Central Intelligence. During World War II, Vandenberg was the commanding general of the Ninth Air Force, a tactical air force in England and in France, supporting the Army, from August 1944 until V-E Day. Vandenberg Air Force Base on the central coast of California is named after him. In 1946, he was briefly the U.S. Chief of Military Intelligence. He was the nephew of Arthur H. Vandenberg, a former U.S. Senator from Michigan." (from Wikipedia)

Lifespan: 1899-1954
Clippings: 1944-1954
German National Library: http://d-nb.info/gnd/118905570
Wikidata: http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q712468
DBpedia: http://dbpedia.org/resource/Hoyt_Vandenberg
VIAF: http://viaf.org/viaf/15568363


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