McNamara Dead – McNamara Died – Robert McNamara Dead at 93 – Architect of Vietnam War – Robert S. McNamara – former Secretary of Defense – John Kennedy – Lyndon Johnson – McNamara – McNamara served as President of the World Bank – Medal of Freedom – Distinguished Service Medal for his efforts – McNamara married Margaret Craig
Robert S. McNamara, 93, former Secretary of Defense, died in his sleep early morning on Monday Washington D.C. .who served John Kennedy and Lyndon Johnson during the Vietnam War from 1961-1968.
During his tenure as a Republican in two Democrat administrations, he was awarded both the Medal of Freedom and the Distinguished Service Medal for his efforts.
He also served as President of the World Bank from 1968 until 1981.
McNamara married Margaret Craig, in 1940, had two daughters and a son. She died of cancer in 1981.