Lincoln D. Faurer

United States general

Lieutenant General Lincoln D. Faurer (February 7, 1928 – November 7, 2014) was an American lieutenant general. He served as the director of the National Security Agency and chief of the Central Security Service from 1981 to 1985.

Lincoln D. Faurer
Lieutenant General Lincoln D. Faurer
NicknameLinc
Born(1928-02-07)February 7, 1928
Medford, Massachusetts
DiedNovember 7, 2014(2014-11-07) (aged 86)
McLean, Virginia
Buried at(date tbd) Arlington National Cemetery
AllegianceUnited States of America
Service/branchUnited States Air Force
Years of service1950-1985
RankLieutenant General
Commands heldDirector, National Security Agency
AwardsLegion of Merit
National Intelligence Medal of Achievement

Faurer died on November 7, 2014 in McLean, Virginia, aged 86.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Lincoln D. Faurer, 1950". West Point Association of Graduates. Retrieved November 11, 2014.