Saturday, August 28, 2010
Former COMNAVSECGRU passes away
Just received word that the first COMNAVSECGRU, Admiral Ralph E. Cook passed away in Hawaii on 26 August 2010. He would have been 95 in December. Admiral Cook was among the early cryptographers and was evacuated from Corregidor on the last submarine to leave. He worked at Fleet Radio Unit Melbourne (FRUMEL) during WWII.