Neil McElroy


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(1904–72) secretary of defense (1957–59), born in Berea, Ohio. His brief tenure focused on concerns about the so-called missile gap and reorganization of the Department of Defense. Though McElroy did ...

Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

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