In this conversation with assassination of JFK researcher Greg Burnham, Gerry Patrick Hemming discusses the details of the Military Intelligence briefing he attended with his team on November 17th in preparation for the President’s visit to Miami the next day. They were asked to provide additional Executive Protection as a supplement to the Secret Service. Hemming was wary because many of the normal routine procedures were not followed, including, the absence of Secret Service lapel pins (boutonnieres) for his team. More important still was the presenceRead More
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In this conversation, I convey information to Gerry Patrick Hemming from the former Chief of Special Operations, Colonel L. Fletcher Prouty, USAF regarding Gary Powers’ U2 flight. Colonel Prouty served 23 years in the military, 9 of which were spent in the Pentagon. In 1955 he was appointed: Focal Point Officer, as per National Security Council Directive 5412. As such, Prouty became the first official liaison between the Air Force and the CIA in support of Global Clandestine Operations. Then, in 1960-61, he was appointed:Read More
In this conversation, Gerry Hemming reports that Oswald had not originally intended to return to the United States when he was leaving the Soviet Union with his family. Rather, he was to travel from Russia to Cuba via Prague. However, someone changed that—perhaps Marina’s uncle—so that he would not go to Cuba. Hemming speculates that Oswald may have witnessed the Soviet missile build-up first hand had he been allowed to go to Cuba. If Oswald had been on an assignment to observe goings-on in Cuba,Read More
In this conversation Gerry describes his various relationships with persons to whom he was directed in the hope of raising support (funds) for continued anti-Castro operations. In 1961, Gerry approached Congressman John Rousellot, (R-CA) to garner support. The congressman suggested Gerry visit Robert Morris, who was close to Harold Lafayette Hunt. Morris, in turn, sent Gerry to Lester Loge. Part of this process involved gaining support in small chunks, one influential individual at a time and, like a snowball, it can eventually gain enough momentumRead More
I enjoyed a long friendship with the late, Sherman Skolnick. We collaborated on research projects starting back in the late 90′s and continuing until early 2006. These projects included research into the assassination of JFK, as well as the assassination of his son, JFK. Jr. in July of 1999. I provided Sherman with the evidence that lead to his expose` of the role that Charles Kane appeared to play in the hotly contested Presidential Election of 2000 in which George W. Bush may have stolenRead More