Boyd, Charles G.

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Name
Boyd, Charles G. Gender: M
Charles Graham Boyd
born on 15 April 1938 at 15:15 (= 3:15 PM )
Place Twin Lakes, Iowa, 42n26, 94w42
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 25°14' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 08°22 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 12°24'



Charles G. Boyd

Biography

American four-star general of the United States Air Force. Boyd was a highly decorated combat pilot who served in Vietnam and is the only Vietnam War prisoner of war (1966–1973) to reach the four-star rank (1992). His final Air Force assignment was as deputy commander in chief, U.S. European Command, Stuttgart-Vaihingen, Germany. He retired from the Air Force in 1995 and remained active in the national security realm, including as a program director of the Council on Foreign Relations and as president of Business Executives for National Security. He was a member of the guiding coalition of the Project on National Security Reform.

Following his retirement from the Air Force in 1995, Boyd served as strategy consultant to Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, Newt Gingrich. From July 1998 he was executive director of the U.S. Commission on National Security for the 21st Century.

From 1 May 2002 until 31 December 2009 he was the president and CEO of Business Executives for National Security (BENS), a national security public interest group. From 14–17 December 2009 Boyd led a delegation from BENS to Pyongyang, North Korea, to discuss economic issues with officials from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea government. Boyd remained involved with BENS as a member of the board of directors.

Boyd endorsed Joe Biden in the 2020 United States presidential election, the first candidate he had publicly ever endorsed.

Boyd married twice and had two children. He died at the age of 83 on 23 March 2022 from lung cancer in Haymarket, Virginia.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

Events

  • Social : Institutionalized - prison, hospital 22 April 1966 (Entered POW camp)
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  • Social : Deinstitutionalized - prison, hospital 12 February 1973 (Released from POW camp)
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Source Notes

Birth certificate in hand from Sy Scholfield, copy on file.

Categories

  • Traits : Mind : Education extensive (BA, MA)
  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Cancer (Lung)
  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (Two)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Two)
  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease (Lung cancer)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 83)
  • Vocation : Business : Consultant
  • Vocation : Business : Top executive
  • Vocation : Military : Combat
  • Vocation : Military : Honors
  • Vocation : Military : Military career
  • Vocation : Military : Military service
  • Vocation : Military : POW/ MIA (POW)
  • Vocation : Politics : Party Affiliation (Democratic)
  • Vocation : Travel : Pilot/ military