Always ready to pioneer new methods of problem-solving, Captain Grace M. Hopper made history on September 9, 1947, by removing the first computer bug. It was a moth that got into the relay calculator and was the first actual case of a bug being found.
CT2 Allen Merle Blue
Navy Reserve/NSA Civilian
September 5, 1943 – June 8, 1967
In April of 1965, MiG 17s were first noted in offensive posture, and on July 25, an USAF RB-66C aircraft intercepted FAN SONG B RADAR from North Vietnam, signaling the operational introduction of the SA-2 GUIDELINE missile system.
Did you know that at least eleven Commanding Officers in the Cryptologic Warfare community are former enlisted?
Can you name the commands?
Rear Admiral James Stephen McFarland
August 31, 1935 – February 1, 2003
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