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Mendez, Antonio J

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Personal name headingMendez, Antonio J.
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Variant(s)Mendez, Tony
Birth date1940-11-15
Death date2019-01-19
Place of birthEureka (Nev.)
Place of deathFrederick (Md.)
AffiliationUnited States. Central Intelligence Agency
Profession or occupationIntelligence officers Artists Authors
Found inThe master of disguise, 1999: CIP t.p. (Antonio J. Mendez)
Gathering info, c2007: t.p. (Tony Mendez) p. 31 (also author of Master of disguise)
Wikipedia, Oct. 22 2012 (Tony Mendez, born 1940 in Eureka, Nevada as Antonio Joseph Mendez; a former CIA technical operations officer specializing in support of clandestine and covert CIA operations (1963-1990). Mendez is widely known for his role in the Canadian caper during the Iran hostage crisis, where six American diplomats were exfiltrated from Iran)
New York times WWW site, viewed Jan. 22, 2019 (in obituary published Jan. 21: Tony Mendez; b. Antonio Joseph Mendez, Nov. 15, 1940, Eureka, Nev.; d. Saturday [Jan. 19, 2019], Frederick, Md., aged 78; C.I.A. officer celebrated in the film Argo)
Associated languageeng