William B. Bader

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(spook, historian)
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BornWilliam Banks Bader
Died2016-03-16 (Age 84)
Alma materPomona College, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, University of Vienna

William B. Bader, in 1967, discovered and brought to Congressional attention, the fact that the "Gulf of Tonkin Incident" was a fraud perpetrated by Defense Secretary Robert McNamara as a casus belli for the Vietnam War.[1]


Bader worked for the CIA and ONI. He was chief of staff of the Foreign Relations Committee from 1979 to 1981.[2]