Oil Industry Propaganda

Col. Fletcher Prouty Explains Invention and Use of Term "Fossil Fuels"

Prouty Govt. experience: 9 of his 23 year military career in the Pentagon (1955-1964):

  • 2 years with the Secretary of Defense,
  • 2 years with the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and
  • 5 years with Headquarters, U.S. Air Force.

In 1955 Prouty was appointed the first "Focal Point" officer between the CIA and the Air Force for Clandestine Operations per National Security Council Directive 5412. He was Briefing Officer for the Secretary of Defense (1960-1961), and for the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.