William Pawley

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Person.png William Pawley   SpartacusRdf-icon.png
(spook, diplomat JFK/Assassination/Premature death)
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Born William Douglas Pawley
7 September 1896
Florence, South Carolina, USA
Died January 1977 (Age 80)
Miami Beach, Florida
Cause of death
gunshot to the head
Spouse Annie Hahr Dobbs
Party Republican

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In office
July 20, 1945 - April 27, 1946

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In office
June 13, 1946 - March 28, 1948


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.