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KLOCKO, RICHARD PHILLIP Papers. 1930-1938

.02 cu ft

Call No. 168.7025

IRIS Nos. 00126458

(1915 - 2011). Lieutenant General. USAF, 1938-1971. Born 26 February 1915, Dunkirk, NY. BS, United States Military Academy, 1937. Air War College, 1950. Commissioned Second Lieutenant, Corps of Engineers, June 1937; transferred to Air Corps, October 1938. Career assignments include: various duties as company and field grade officer, 1938-1954; Commander, Air Security Service, 1962-1965; Commander, Air Force Communications Service, 1965-1967; Director, Defense Communications Agency, 1967-1971. Retired August 1971. Died 19 April 2011.

Personal and official papers relating to beginning years of Klocko's career. Includes collection of miscellaneous materials from dedication of Randolph Field (1930) and some materials on Kelly Field (1938).

Related materials located elsewhere in the Document Collection, Air Force Historical Research Agency, include an oral history interview (1987).