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Duane Clarridge
Born
Duane Ramsdell Clarridge

(1932-04-16)April 16, 1932
Died April 9, 2016(2016-04-09) (aged 83)
Nationality American
Alma mater Brown University
Occupation Spy
Parent(s) Duane Herbert Clarridge, Alice Scott Ramsdale

Duane Ramsdell "Dewey" Clarridge (April 16, 1932 – April 9, 2016) was an American senior operations officer for the United States Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and supervisor for more than 30 years. Clarridge was the chief of the Latin American division from 1981 to 1987 and a key figure in the Iran-Contra Affair.

Clarridge died at the age of 83, a week short of his 84th birthday in Leesburg, Virginia on April 9, 2016 from complications of esophageal cancer.

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