Franklin Lindsay

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Person.png Franklin Lindsay   PowerbaseRdf-icon.png
(spook, businessman)
Born12 March 1916
Died13 October 2011 (Age 95)
Alma materStanford University
SpouseMargot Lindsay

Franklin A. Lindsay (12 March 1916 – 13 October 2011)[1][2] was a spy and business executive.

Background

Lindsay graduated from Stanford University in 1938.

Career

Lindsay worked the Office of Strategic Services[3] during World War II. During the war he parachuted to the Slovene Partisans in 1944 and worked with them to blow up the rail lines in Southern Austria. Later, he became head of the military mission to Tito. He wrote a book about his wartime experiences, Beacons in the Night, and has been awarded Slovenia’s highest decoration.

12 March 1916|13 October 2011| 

Event Participated in

EventStartEndLocation(s)
Bilderberg/196420 March 196422 March 1964US
Virginia
Williamsburg


References

  1. Franklin A. Lindsay, obituary. Boston Globe, 14 October 2011.
  2. http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/bostonglobe/obituary.aspx?n=franklin-a-lindsay&pid=154067587&fhid=4277
  3. Keegan, John (2000-11-02). The book of war. Penguin. p. 374. ISBN 978-0-14-029655-6. Retrieved 7 March 2011.Page Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css must have content model "Sanitized CSS" for TemplateStyles (current model is "plain text").


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