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Norma Elaine Brown

Born: Feb 11, 1926

Death: Jul 22, 2003

Nationality: United States

Norma Elaine Brown

Date of Birth : Feb 11, 1926
Date of Death : Jul 22, 2003

Norma Elaine Brown was a Major General in the U.S. Air Force. Her last post in the Air Force was as the Commander of the Chanute Technical Training Center in Rantoul, IL. After her retirement from the military she served on the Board of Directors of GEICO until 1994. Prior to the Chanute Technical Training Center she was promoted to be the commander of the Air Base Group at the National Security Agency, Ft. Meade, Maryland .... the first woman to ever command a group that size. She also served as the Deputy Chief of Staff for the Air Force Logistics Command at the Wright Patterson AFB. Norma Elaine Brown is known for being the first female to command a USAF wing in the history of the U.S. Air Force. She was awarded the Air Force's Order of the Sword in 1982.

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