DUNN, William Walton Papers (1970-1976)
Published January 16, 2008
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Call No. 168.7066
IRIS No. 1016221-1016229-->
(1930 - 2009). Brigadier General. USAF, 1952-1976.
Born 21 October 1930, Corpus Christi, TX. BS, United States Naval Academy, 1952; MS, HQ Air Force Institute of Technology, 1957; Ph.D., Texas A&M U, 1963. Air War College, 1971. Career assignments include: various duties as company and field grade officer, 1952-1968; successively Director of Research and Development and Deputy Director, Air Force Systems Command (AFSC), West Coast Facility, 1968-1970; Deputy For Development Plans, Space and Missile Systems Organization, 1971-1973; Deputy Chief of Staff, Development Plans, HQ AFSC, 1973-1976. Retired August 1976. Died 21 October 2009.
Official papers relating to Dunn's duty assignments in the area of missile systems. Includes copies of some official correspondence between the Chief of Staff, USAF and the Commanders, Strategic Air Command and Air Force Systems Command relating to various missiles and missiles programs. Also includes a few Air Force studies on some missiles and missile programs and a paper by Dunn on mission area planning.
Access to several documents is restricted by security classifications.