William Pawley

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Person.png William Pawley   SpartacusRdf-entity.pngRdf-icon.png
(spook, diplomat, JFK/Assassination/Premature death)
William Pawley.jpg
BornWilliam Douglas Pawley
7 September 1896
Florence, South Carolina, USA
DiedJanuary 1977 (Age 80)
Miami Beach, Florida
Cause of death
gunshot to the head
"suicide"
SpouseAnnie Hahr Dobbs
PartyRepublican

[[|x22px|link=United States Ambassador to Peru]] United States Ambassador to Peru

In office
July 20, 1945 - April 27, 1946

[[|x22px|link=United States Ambassador to Brazil]] United States Ambassador to Brazil

In office
June 13, 1946 - March 28, 1948

Career

Pawley contacted Ted Shackley, head of the CIA's JM WAVE station in Miami. Shackley decided to help Pawley organize what became known as Operation Tilt.


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