THE U.S. INTELLIGENCE COMMUNITY *COUNTERTERRORISM *COUNTERESPIONAGE
Sunday, September 16, 2018
CIA Memorial Wall
A star is added for another fallen "unknown"
The CIA HQ in Langley, Virginia, features the Memorial Wall with 103 stars, each denoting an employee who died in the line of duty. The stars are unnamed and the accompanying "Book of Honor" omits names of operatives because of their undercover work must not be known. CIA clandestine operatives receive little public recognition for their sometimes heroic service.