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Government official , army officer

Franklin Prague Shaw, was American army officer, government official. Decorated Bronze Star, Purple Heart.


Shaw,, Franklin Prague was born on August 7, 1920 in Covington, Kentucky, United States. Son of Franklin Praque and Inez (Skees) Shaw.


Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1943. Master of Arts, Yale University, 1950. Graduate, Army Command & General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, 1958.


Commissioned Second lieutenant United States Army, 1943. Advanced through grades to lieutenant colonel United States.Army, 1959. Various positions United States Army, 1943-1964, retired, 1964.

Vice president Division of Medical Sciences Inc. (McGraw-Hill), Greenwich, Connecticut, 1965-1970. Deputy assistant secretary Department Defense, Washington, 1973-1978.

Deputy associate director Federal Emergency Management Agency, 1980-1982. Defense intelligence officer Defense Intelligence Agency, 1984-1986.


President La Mariposa Association, Santa Fe, 1990-1994, Santa Fe Northwest Advisory Conference, 1993-1997. Chairman Santa Fe Northwest Community Plan Task Force, 1994-1999. Member Association Graduates United States Military Academy, Association Yale Alumni, Santa Fe Council International Relations, Army Navy Country Club, Santa Fe County Club.


  • Other Interests

    Golf, photography.


Married Martha Murphy Shaw, August 18, 1946. Children: Franklin III, William, Sandra, James.

Franklin Praque Shaw,

Inez (Skees) Shaw,

Martha Murphy Shaw

Franklin III Shaw,

William Shaw,

Sandra Shaw,

James Shaw,