Why did the U.S. military finance the Francis Field Trial in the 1940s-‘50s?

[WK] In 1945 [President] Eisenhower, as Supreme Allied Commander, authorized a “War on Polio.” Polio in North Africa had killed many troops, but did not infect the native population.

Major Albert Sabin (Sabin OPV) and John Paul (Johns Hopkins) were dispatched there to obtain the Type-2 MEF strain that was brought back to the US where Type2 polio was not a problem.  MEF stands for Middle Eastern Forces.

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Enders, at Boston Children’s Hospital, was working on a measles vaccine for the military when he discovered the trypsinization trick that allowed polio to grow in human foreskins and mass produce vaccines.

VA hospitals were filled at the time; polio was primarily a disease of infants, but all boys were subject to the draft.  It was best to assure their immunizations took place before the military had to care and pay for reactions to vaccines on induction.

Does that prove the relationship of the military and the CDC over the years and what some contend that the U.S. military spearheads new vaccine production?  Why is military vaccine safety data not available to the public?

The public is not allowed to have any vaccine safety data or scientific tests for vaccine reactions.

The military desires future soldiers free from both the diseases and reactions to vaccines. The fundamental design of many vaccines containing multiple biologicals (MMR, DTP, Type-2 polio from North Africa) in a single dose challenges the future recruit, as a child, to multiple contagions expected in boot camp or deployment. Elimination of vaccine reactors, as children, precludes care for them as soldiers.

The military recognizes that no vaccines are “safe” and “free of harmful effects” to millions of users. “Putting Children First” thus eliminates any vaccine harmful effect in future recruits – by process of eliminating the recruit in childhood.

Has vaccinating children during childhood become a military self-serving agenda, since at one time military recruits were coming down with childhood diseases that kept them out of service and in military hospitals?

[WK] Measles was a big problem in boot camps during World Wars 1&2.  That’s why the military financed Enders research in Boston.  500,000,000 cases of measles in the civilian population was not a problem in the 1950s because the fatal complications could be treated with penicillin.  The military has been in the immunization business since the Revolutionary War when smallpox spread by the British decimated the Continental Army and caused the defeat in the Battle of Quebec.

Also, the military wants communities around bases free of infectious diseases like Hepatitis-B, which traditionally appeared only in prostitutes and IV drug users, but is now given to all newborns within 12 hours of birth.

One can almost predict the military’s future war plans based on the forced immunization programs in California, Australia and India…marshaling areas for protection of the oil in the South China Sea?

Is it true no safety testing was ever conducted before using those vaccines? 

I’ve heard the military ran the Francis Field Trial on the premise that the vaccine was ‘safe’ if it caused less than one case of polio per thousand injections.

[WK] Jonas Salk, Thomas Francis, Alexander Langmuir, Nobel Laureate John Enders and notably Sam Katz, a Fellow in Enders Lab in the mid ’50s who knew of all the problems caused by Salk vaccine in Boston and later became the Chairman of the Infectious Disease Committee of the American Academy of Pediatrics and Editor of the Redbook, all were controlled through a secret group run out of Walter Reed Army Institute of Research.

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One reaction per thousand reflects the reaction rate to infection with wild polio.  The one in a thousand reaction rate is published as acceptable by an FDA Committee, led by Saul Krugmann (Westbrook School/Hep-b), and dominated by military associated, ostensibly civilian, physicians.  See The Federal Register April 15, 1980.

Thus, that reaction rate should be considered acceptable to the military for all vaccines for U.S. children.

Problematically, no children need protection against poliomyelitis now – unless, of course, there are plans to “stage” them in India. 

Supposedly, Dr. Langmuir was critical of flu vaccines.  Are you aware of the supposed comment he made, that said, “I would not take the flu vaccine.  My wife does not take the flu vaccine.  No one should take the flu vaccine, and in fact, when I was head of the CDC, I wanted to make that as a public statement and I refused to that you should take the flu vaccine.  That’s why I’m now professor at Harvard.” …  Alexander Langmuir, former Chief Epidemiologist for the CDC

[WK] He is a smart man.  I thought that was a quote from President Trump.

Jonas Salk often said polio vaccine was easier to make than flu vaccine. In the early 1950s, VA Hospitals were full of victims of the flu vaccine made by Salk and Francis.

So I can understand why Langmuir would not take Salk’s flu vaccine and oversaw the human experimentation of Salk polio vaccine on children, since the military financed it better to experiment in children not able to get into the overcrowded VA Hospitals.

Walter, can you please comment on the following story about a baby boy, who contracted polio from a vaccine when he was given the oral polio vaccine at four months in 1990, as documented in the article “David Salamone, who contracted polio from vaccine and helped spur changes in U.S. immunization policy, dies at 28”?

[WK] I was aware in the vaccine court litigation that a few cases of polio from Salk vaccine had been filed.

I also know of a case in Italy where the doctor published a paper in the Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine,  titled “Vaccine-derived poliomyelitis and postpolio syndrome: an Italian Cutter Incident” JRSM Open. 2014 Jan; 5(1): 2042533313511241.Published online 2014 Jan 7. doi:  [10.1177/2042533313511241] PMCID: PMC4012681, PMID: 25057364 Elena Angela Lusi1 and Paolo Guarascio2

This deals with a 1960s case of polio following a child’s second Salk Immunization.  It also demonstrates how logical, scientific analyses and deductions can prove a case of polio 50 years after the fact.  I did contact Dr. Lusi, the lead author, to correct her on the fact that Cutter did not really make the Cutter Incident vaccine.  I have assisted Dr. Lusi during the interim in the presentation of papers related to her discovery of a giant retroviral cored virus in humans.  Dr. Lusi has named it a Retro-Giant virus.  My impression is that it may represent what I call “The Temin Mechanism,” which Howard Temin described in the last illustration during his 1975 Nobel Lecture: the agent inside cells that interacts with benign viruses and converts them to carcinogenic ones.  ALV (Avian Leukoma Virus) morphed to ASV (Avian Sarcoma Virus) after interactions within a cell; or it could be something closer to LUCA (the Last Universal Common Ancestor) that is currently known.

My later review of the thousands of documents produced revealed the Cutter vaccine and Field Trial vaccine both came from Lilly.   Dr. Alexander Langmuir’s job for CDC was to encapsulate reactions to polio vaccine in a box and deny any that did not comply with his imaginative restrictions.  Langmuir, by definition, was not a scientist/clinician; he was a bio-warfare intelligence officer working for the U.S. military that wanted a polio vaccine and none of the six-rear old  “soldiers to be” susceptible to polio.

Alexander Langmuir epidemiologically defined VAPP as needing to arise within 30 days of vaccine administration, although Field Trial cases of paralysis arose as much as 40-50 days after recipients got the vaccine but it was blamed on wild polio. Salk assumes the injected vaccine could cause polio in recipients within 14 days, but clumped that group into the vaccine “effectivity” mantra, not as reactions, and under his theory, not able to spread polio to contacts.

Salk vaccine could cause polio after the third immunization via live viruses in it directly accessing the peripheral nerves, thus igniting a backfire to the spinal nerves down the nerve routes even if the recipient had antibodies to polio from prior immunizations.

Remember the Francis “Faked” Field Trial is now the Gold Standard of FDA.  Therein is the flaw of our vaccine program: 60 years of fraud threatens thousands of egos.

The use of military-originated-epidemiology, as opposed to clinical medicine evaluation of vaccine reactions, is synonymous with a system of non-safety predicated on a military Standard of Vaccine Acceptability.

Walter, do you have a live link to the following article you wrote?

[Kyle, W.S. 1992. Simian retroviruses, poliovaccine, and origin of AIDS. The Lancet 339: 600-601.]

[WK] It should be in PubMed, but it is hard to find.  The defense to that premise has been that SIV will not infect monkey kidney cells, which I now know to be bogus for three reasons:

First: polio viruses will not infect the monkey kidney cells used to make the vaccine, either.
Second: Trypsin is needed to induce infection of monkey kidney cells by polioviruses, which would also permit the infection by any latent monkey viruses.
Third:  The apparently reference the third stage of polio production after a monolayer is grown out, but during the second stage any latent virus in the blood of the monkey could access and replicate by invasion during cell division – the s-stage – while the monolayer is being “grown”.

Can Transverse myelitis, the condition the vaccine gave the boy, is something that vaccines have been linked to since the 1920s be part of the current AFM?

[WK] I do not believe any diagnosis by physicians since the time Sam Katz took over the Infectious Disease Committee of the American Academy of Pediatrics and published the Redbook.  Katz was a brilliant student, chosen by the military at a young age (Charles Janeway at Harvard), and steered into pediatrics during the post-war baby boom.  Katz worked in Enders Lab in 1955-‘56 and knew well that the Salk vaccine caused the polio epidemic in Boston, but did he add that factoid to the Vaccine Injury Table – NO – Katz apparently owed allegiance to the military.

How did the new AFM classification come from the EV-D68, an enterovirus? 

[WK] Similar waves occurred in 2014 and 2016, and scientists have fingered a relative of the poliovirus, called enterovirus D68 (EV-D68), as a possible culprit.  EV-D68 is 80% homologous to the Type-1 Mahoney strain of polio vaccine virus.  Francis mixed three specimens during an outbreak of polio in 1941 while working for the Rockefeller Foundation and EV-D68 falls within the range of sequences expected from Mahoney Type, considering the use of trypsin/M-199 in production of the current Salk IPV.

Vaccinations are political decisions rather than medical.  Is it true current vaccines have microchips in them?

[WK] If true, comments about vaccines’ ramifications as the etiology of diseases in the body, especially inducing chronic old-age-type diseases in very young children, is the trend now.

I have never actually heard of that suspicion.

What role does fear mongering encouraged by the CDC regarding vaccines, especially the flu vaccine, play in the acceptance of vaccines in general?  

Considering what Cochrane researchers concluded, what is your opinion regarding flu vaccines, which are extremely problematic as per claims made to the Vaccine Court, but given to 6-month-old infants and how those multivalent [4 actives] flu vaccines can impact a child’s mitochondria?

[WK] What the Cochrane researchers actually concluded, however, was that their findings “seem to discourage the utilization of vaccination against influenza in healthy adults as a routine public health measure” (emphasis added). Furthermore, given the known serious harms associated with specific flu vaccines, and the CDC’s recommendation that infants as young as six months get a flu shot despite an alarming lack of safety studies for children under two, “large-scale studies assessing important outcomes and directly comparing vaccine types are urgently required.”

End of Interview

As an afterthought, even though I didn’t ask Attorney Kyle’s opinions about aluminum adjuvants in vaccines, I’d like readers to know about the recently-published Spanish research paper “Cognition and behavior in sheep repetitively inoculated with aluminum adjuvant-containing vaccines or aluminum adjuvant only” appearing in Pharmacological Research November 3, 2018 wherein 14 researchers agreed

Aluminum (Al)-containing vaccines are common in sheep management and they have been associated with the Autoimmune/inflammatory Syndrome Induced by Adjuvants (ASIA syndrome).


This study is the first to describe behavioral changes in sheep after having received repetitive injections of Al-containing products, explaining some of the clinical signs observed in ovine ASIA syndrome.  (Source: Science Direct)

If behavioral changes occurred in sheep, what do such aluminum-adjuvated vaccines do to infants, toddlers, teens, adults and senior citizens?  Can the accumulation of aluminum in the brain from mandatory vaccine schedules be contributing to the violent anti-social behavior occurring at all levels in the USA?

According to the U.S. CDC, the following vaccines contain aluminum adjuvants:

Anthrax, DT, DTaP (Daptacel), DTaP (Infanrix), DTaP-IPV (Kinrix), DTaP-IPV (Quadracel), DTaP-HepB-IPV (Pediarix), DTaP –IPV/Hib (Pentacel), Hep A (Havrix), Hep A (Vaqta), Hep B (Engerix-B), Hep B (Recombivax), HepA/Hep B (Twinrix), HIB (PedvaxHIB), HPV (Gardasil 9), Japanese encephalitis (Ixiaro), MenB (Bexsero, Trumenba), Pneumococcal (Prevnar 13), Td (Tenivac), Td (Mass Biologics), Tdap (Adacel), Tdap (Boostrix

in one or more formulae

… of the following: amorphous aluminum hydroxyphosphate sulfate (AAHS), aluminum hydroxide, aluminum phosphate, potassium aluminum sulfate (Alum).

(Source: CDC)

Some vaccines have more than one formulation of aluminum, thereby compounding not only neurological effects of aluminum but ‘complicit’ in every “syndrome” medical science somehow can’t figure out.

Lastly, I think, and suggest, every person’s medical records by law mandatorily must record in detail each vaccine he/she receives, the date, manufacturer and lot number of each vaccine, as that information has to be considered in the “cause and effect” database for whatever physiological condition a person contracts that ultimately will prove vaccines are responsible for all supposed “idiopathic” diseases.  Attorney Kyle’s interview proves the need to avoid false data sets.


[1] https://www.cdc.gov/acute-flaccid-myelitis/afm-surveillance.html accessed 11/12/18


Vaccination Voodoo, What YOU Don’t Know About Vaccines

Catherine J Frompovich (website) is a retired natural nutritionist who earned advanced degrees in Nutrition and Holistic Health Sciences, Certification in Orthomolecular Theory and Practice plus Paralegal Studies. Her work has been published in national and airline magazines since the early 1980s. Catherine authored numerous books on health issues along with co-authoring papers and monographs with physicians, nurses, and holistic healthcare professionals. She has been a consumer healthcare researcher 35 years and counting.

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