Template:Infobox spy/doc

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Usage

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{{{prefix}}}

{{{name}}}

{{{suffix}}}
[[File:{{{image}}}|frameless|alt={{{alt}}}|upright={{{upright}}}|{{{alt}}}]]
{{{caption}}}
Born
{{{birth_name}}}

{{{birth_date}}}
{{{birth_place}}}
Died{{{death_date}}}
{{{death_place}}}
Cause of death{{{death_cause}}}
Burial place{{{buried}}}
Nationality{{{nationality}}}
Other names{{{other_names}}}
Citizenship{{{citizenship}}}
Education{{{education}}}
Alma mater{{{alma_mater}}}
Occupation{{{occupation}}}
Known for{{{known_for}}}
Criminal charge(s){{{criminal_charge}}}
Criminal penalty{{{criminal_penalty}}}
Criminal status{{{criminal_status}}}
Spouse(s){{{spouse}}}
Children{{{children}}}
Parent(s){{{parents}}}
Awards{{{awards}}}
Espionage activity
Country{{{country}}}
Allegiance{{{allegiance}}}
Service branch{{{branch}}}
Agency{{{agency}}}
Corporation{{{corporation}}}
Service years{{{serviceyears}}}
Rank{{{rank}}}
Codename{{{codename}}}
{{{codename1}}}
{{{codename2_label}}}{{{codename2}}}
{{{codename3_label}}}{{{codename3}}}
{{{codename4_label}}}{{{codename4}}}
{{{codename5_label}}}{{{codename5}}}
{{{operation_label}}}{{{operation}}}
Other work{{{other}}}
{{{module}}}
Signature
[[File:{{{signature}}}|150px]]
{{Infobox spy
 |prefix           = 
 |name             = 
 |suffix           = 
 |image            = 
 |upright          = 
 |alt              = 
 |caption          = 
 |birth_name       = 
 |birth_date       = 
 |birth_place      = 
 |death_date       = 
 |death_place      = 
 |death_cause      = 
 |buried           = 
 |nationality      = 
 |citizenship      = 
 |other_names      = 
 |education        = 
 |alma_mater       = 
 |occupation       = 
 |known_for        = 
 |criminal_charge  = 
 |criminal_penalty = 
 |criminal_status  = 
 |spouse           = 
 |children         = 
 |parents          = 
 |awards           = 
 |country          = 
 |allegiance       = 
 |branch           = 
 |agency           = 
 |corporation      = 
 |serviceyears     = 
 |rank             = 
 |codename         = 
 |codename2_label  = 
 |codename2        = 
 |codename3_label  = 
 |codename3        = 
 |codename4_label  = 
 |codename4        = 
 |codename5_label  = 
 |codename5        = 
 |operation_label  = 
 |operation        = 
 |other            = 
 |module           = 
 |signature        = 
}}

Parameters

Note: All custom parameters shown below are optional. See {{infobox person}} for remaining parameter descriptions. Use |codename= and |codename2= for codenames, |other_names= from {{infobox person}} should be used as described there.

Parameter Description
allegiance The country or other power the person served. Multiple countries may be indicated together with the corresponding dates.
  • This field should not be used to indicate a particular service branch, which is better indicated by the agency field below.
agency The service branch (KGB, MI5, etc.) the person was a part of; this should be left blank for people who were not part of a formal armed service, or who predate the establishment of formal service branches.
serviceyears Years during which the person was active in aforementioned service.
rank The highest rank achieved by the person—unless a reduction in rank occurred whether by punishment, voluntary, or as part of joining another military unit or military service. The rank being awarded posthumously, may be noted.
  • In cases where the person held different ranks in different armies, multiple ranks should be specified with dates and country noted for each.
operation Any notable operations in which the person participated.
codename The codename by which the person was known to their handlers.
codename2 / codename3 / codename4 / codename5 The codename by which the person was known to their handlers.
codename2_label / codename3_label / codename4_label / codename5_label / This parameter can be used to create a custom codename label if necessary, e.g. when the person is a double agent. Use sparingly.
other Profession or positions held by the person other than their spy or military service.

Example

Dieter Gerhardt

Dieter Gerhardt
Born
Dieter Felix Gerhardt

(1935-11-01) 1 November 1935 (age 86)
Berlin, Germany
NationalitySouth African
EducationSouth African Naval College
OccupationCommodore, SA Navy (ret.)
Spouse(s)
  • Janet Coggin (m. 1958)
  • Ruth Johr (m. 1973)
Espionage activity
Allegiance Soviet Union
AgencyMain Intelligence Directorate
Service years1962–1983
CodenameFelix (Феликс)
{{Infobox spy
 |name         = Dieter Gerhardt
 |birth_name   = Dieter Felix Gerhardt
 |birth_date   = {{birth date and age|1935|11|01|df=y}}
 |birth_place  = [[Berlin]], Germany
 |nationality  = South African
 |education    = [[South African Naval College]]
 |occupation   = [[Commodore (rank)|]], [[South African Navy|SA Navy]] (ret.)
 |spouse       = {{ubl|Janet Coggin (m. 1958)|Ruth Johr (m. 1973)}}
 |allegiance   = {{flagcountry|USSR}}
 |agency       = [[Main Intelligence Directorate (Soviet Union)|]]
 |serviceyears = 1962–1983
 |codename     = Felix ({{lang|ru|Феликс}})
}}

Juan Pujol García

Juan Pujol García
Born
Joan Pujol i García

(1912-02-14)14 February 1912
Barcelona, Spain
Died10 October 1988(1988-10-10) (aged 76)
Caracas, Venezuela
NationalitySpanish
Spouse(s)
  • Araceli González Carballo
  • Carmen Cilia Alvarez
Awards
Espionage activity
Country United Kingdom
AgencySecurity Service (MI5)
Service years1942–1944
CodenameGarbo, Alaric (German)
OperationsFortitude
{{Infobox spy
 |name         = Juan Pujol García
 |birth_name   = Joan Pujol i García
 |birth_date   = {{date of birth|1912|02|14|df=y}}
 |birth_place  = [[Barcelona]], Spain
 |death_date   = {{nowr|{{death date and age|1988|10|10|1912|02|14|df=y}}}}
 |death_place  = [[Caracas]], Venezuela
 |nationality  = Spanish
 |spouse       = {{ubl|Araceli González Carballo|Carmen Cilia Alvarez}}
 |awards       = {{ubl|[[Iron Cross]]|[[Order of the British Empire]]}}
 |country      = {{flagcountry|UK}}
 |agency       = [[MI5|Security Service (MI5)]]
 |serviceyears = 1942–1944
 |codename     = Garbo, Alaric (German)
 |operation    = [[Operation Fortitude|''Fortitude'']]
}}

Microformat

The HTML markup produced by this template includes an hCard microformat, which makes the person's details parsable by computers, either acting automatically to catalogue articles across Wikipedia or via a browser tool operated by a reader, to (for example) add the subject to an address book or database. For more information about the use of microformats on Wikipedia, please see the microformat project.

Sub-templates

Date-of-birth ("bday") information will only be included in the microformat if {{birth date}}, or {{birth date and age}} are used in the infobox. (Do not use these if the date is before 1583). Be cautious about using these if the person is still living, per WP:DOB.

To include a URL, use {{URL}}.

Please do not remove instances of these sub-templates.

Classes

hCard uses HTML classes including:

  • adr
  • agent
  • bday
  • birthplace
  • category
  • country-name
  • deathdate
  • deathplace
  • extended-address
  • family-name
  • fn (required)
  • given-name
  • honorific-prefix
  • honorific-suffix
  • label
  • locality
  • n
  • nickname
  • note
  • org
  • role
  • url
  • vcard

Please do not rename or remove these classes nor collapse nested elements which use them.

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