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Barclay



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Barclay
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Barclay, John A (1909-1983) American officer. Commander of the Army Ballistic Missile Agency from 1958

John A. Barclay became commander of the Army Ballistic Missile Agency on 31 March 1958 after serving as deputy commander since 1 May 1956 under the more famous John B. Medaris. Barclay had been promoted to the rank of brigadier general on 29 September 1955 after a career in the field artillery and ordnance that included command of Picatinny Arsenal from 1954 to 1956.

Born: 1909.08.27.
Died: 1983.05.01.

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Bibliography
  • Launius, Roger D, NASA Chief Historian, NASA History Office Home Page, Web Address when accessed: here.

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1983 May 1 - .
  • Death of John A Barclay - . Nation: USA. Related Persons: Barclay. Summary: American officer. Commander of the Army Ballistic Missile Agency from 1958.

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