US Navy

USS Liberty: Why Another Inquiry

[This is an updated version of an article that originally appeared in the USS Liberty Inquiry website] USS Liberty: Why Another Inquiry The willingness with which our young people are likely to serve in any war, no matter how justified,…

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Congressman Charles Albert "Dutch" Ruppersberger III (D-MD2)
Robert (Budda) Schnell
USS Liberty Family, USS Liberty Survivors

USS Liberty Survivor Robert (Budda) Schnell — RIP Dear Friend

USS Liberty Survivor Robert (Budda) Schnell — RIP Dear Friend Schnell, Robert J. Robert (Budda) Schnell, 74, of Scappoose, Oregon, passed away on September 15,2017, after an extended Illness. While he spent many years living living in La Grande, Ore.,…

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Capt. McGonagle at Commissioning of USS Kilauea
Awards, USS Liberty Survivors

USS Liberty Heroism – Captain William Loren McGonagle

USS Liberty Heroism – Captain William Loren McGonagle Capt. McGonagle Commanded an Unarmed, Non-Combatant US Navy Ship During a Brutal, Coordinated Attack by a Well Armed, Far Superior Force During Which the White House Issued Orders to the Sixth Fleet…

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Letters to Congress, USS Liberty Survivors

USS Liberty Survivor Ron Kukal Writes Senator Mike Enzi

[ USS Liberty survivor and Purple Heart recipient Ron Kukal witnessed the carnage and supervised the cleanup of dead shipmates killed by the Israeli torpedo strike.]   The Honorable Mike Enzi 379A Senate Russell Office Building Washington, DC 20510 Senator…

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