CIA Dennett, Daniel Clement,Jr

John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Dennett

  • FORENAME
Daniel Clement,Jr

  • UNIT
Central Intelligence Group,Beirut,Lebanon

  • RANK
Civilian

  • NUMBER

  • DATE OF DEATH
20th March 1947

  • AGE
37

  • GRAVESITE
Wildwood Cemetery,Winchester,Middlesex County,Massachusetts Lot 462

  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
born 16.1.1910 Wilmington,Massachusetts
son of Daniel Clement and Elisabeth Goodwin (nee Redfern) Dennett
husband of Ruth Marjorie (nee eock) Dennett (1903-71) (2 sons Daniel and other,1 daughter Charlotte)
graduated Harvard University (PhD)
Professor,American University,Beirut,Lebanon
fluent in Arabic,French and German
OSS 1944
Chief of X-2 (Counterintelligence),Beirut 1944-45
Strategic Services Unit (SSU),Beirut (Head of Ops) (successor of OSS)
Central Intelligence Group (CIG),Beirut
killed when C-47 transport crashed into a mountain between Asmara and Addis Ababa,Ethiopia
6 months before CIG became CIA
name added to CIA Wall 2019

 
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