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Celebrating the Past, Present and Future of Navy Cryptology


April 2019

The First Daily Summary for the President.

For over sixty years Presidents have been sent a daily, multisource intelligence digest.  President Harry S. Truman received his inaugural Daily Summary on February 15, 1946.

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LCDR Nicholas A. Cole – Cryptologic Warfare Junior Officer Detailer (181X)

LCDR Allan J. Towns was properly relieved as the Junior Officer detailer by LCDR Nicholas A. Cole.  LCDR Towns – thank you for you hard work and support!  We wish you and your family the very best.

LCDR Nicholas Cole’s biography follows.

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Remembering Guglielmo Marconi

Born on April 25, 1874, in Bologna, Italy, into a wealthy family, and educated largely at home, Guglielmo Marconi possessed a strong interest in science and electricity.

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U.S. Naval Facility Nicosia, Cyprus closed April 23, 1974

“NAVFAC Nicosia was totally a NAVSECGRU site.”

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Honoring LCDR James Legg, USN – 25 Years of Service

LCDR Legg’s biography follows:

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Remembering USS Iowa (BB 61) by CAPT Kevin R. Hooley, USN

From: Hooley, Kevin R CAPT CO CID Corry Station
Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2007 17:06
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How Radio Intelligence Supported the Doolittle Raid

Known as the Doolittle Raid, on April 18, 1942, the United Stations successfully attacked the Japanese capital Tokyo and other places on the island of Honshu during World War II. The following is a report how Radio Intelligence supported this operation:

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Shootdown Account of Japanese Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto

The following is a memo from CAPT Wenger dated May 23, 1945 concerning the shootdown of Japanese Admiral Yamamoto:

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Remembering CPL Stephen Lee Traughber, KIA Vietnam

CPL Stephen Lee Traughber
April 17, 1946 – September 10, 1967

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