William Ecker was born in Omaha, Nebraska, USA. A career officer and Naval Aviator, he served in the United States Navy from 1942 until 1974. He is most famous for his role in the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962. Wikipedia*
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William Ecker has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1993 House Committee.