CIA Rawers, James Walther

John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Rawers
  • FORENAME
James Walther
  • UNIT
Department of Energy
  • RANK
Civilian
  • NUMBER
  • DATE OF DEATH
15th March 1987
  • AGE
59
  • GRAVESITE
Arlington National Cemetery,Virginia
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
born 14.4.1927 Bergholz,Ohio
son of Clarence Bernard and Emogene Brunhilde (nee Henninger) Rawers
husband of Jane Katharine (nee Bast) Rawers (1928-91) (4 children Linda,Robert,Scott and Barbara)
graduated Canton McKinley High School
graduated USMA,West Point 3.6.1949
commissioned USAF
gained pilot's wings
Wheelus Field,Tripoli,Libya (3 years)
Andrews AFB (2 years)
graduated North Carolina State University
Chief of Nuclear Hazard Branch,Air Force Special Weapons Center,Kirtland AFB,New Mexico (4 years)
Chief of Missile Analysis Branch,Patrick AFB,Florida (6 years)
attended Industrial College of the Armed Forces
graduated George Washington University (MBA)
Director of Informatrion,Air Force Systems Command,Andrews AFB
C.O. of Detachment 6 in Vietnam 1970-71
Air Force Foreign Technology Division,Wright-Patterson AFB,Ohio 1971
retired as Colonel,USAF August 1975
awards Legion of Merit,Air Force Commendation Medal
CIA 1975
Intelligence Community Staff
Senior Executive Service April 1983
Director of Scientific and Technological Intelligence,Department of Energy 1984-87
died of cancer Annandale,Virginia (while in service)
 
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