Tag: 1947

3
Feb

Nathan Twining

Nathan Farragut Twining (October 11, 1897 – March 29, 1982) He was Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force from 1953 until 1957, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff from 1957 to 1960. His mother was Frances Staver Twining, author of Bird-Watching in the West. On September 23, 1947, authored a memo […]

3
Feb

1947

June (21): Maury Island Incident July: Roswell Incident July 26: National Security Act of 1947 signed by CIA established September 9, 1947 — First computer bug found in relay 70, panel F of the Mark II Aiken Relay Calculator December 1 — Aleister Crowley died December 30 — Project Sign founded to officially investigate UFOs

30
May

Maury Island Incident

One of the first and most totemic episodes of the modern UFO era. On or around June 21, 1947, something may or may not have happened involving a malfunctioning UFO, a dead dog, nuclear waste, Men in Black and a brutal cover-up… To some in the UFO community, the Maury Island Incident is still highly […]

13
May

Majestic 12

aka MJ-12, MAJI, MAJIC, Majority, Majesty Majestic 12 is the name of a super-secret UFO research group first headed by Vannevar Bush. The members of the performance troupe were: Roscoe H. Hillenkoetter Dr. Vannevar Bush James Forrestal (replaced after his death by Gen. Walter Bedell Smith) Nathan Twining Gen. Hoyt Vandenberg Dr. Detlev Bronk Dr. […]

4
Mar

William H Blanchard

General William Hugh Blanchard (February 6, 1916 – May 31, 1966) United States Air Force officer who attained the rank of four-star general. Served as Vice Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force from 1965 to 1966. As a Colonel, Blanchard was base commander of Roswell Army Air Field in July, 1947. On […]