Charles B. Barfoot [Deceased]

Class of 1955

USN. 4 years active duty.

33 years as civilian mathematician at the Center for Naval Analysis

During Vietnam War short term assignment at III Marine Amphibious Force [MAF]

HQ Danang RVN leading a team of CNA analysts

Editor Note

CNA is the Navy’s non-profit “think tank” located in Alexandria, VA.

“If instead of sending the Observations of seamen to able Mathematicians at Land, the Land would send able Mathematicians to Sea, it would signify much more to the improvement of Navigation and safety of Men’s lives and estates on the aliment.”

CNA inspirational quote from Isaac Newton