T his conversation took place in 2002 . In it Gerry recalls a conversation with Che Guevara from 1960 in which he informs Che how under-supplied his (Gerry’s) team of aviation students was and how necessary reinforcements were. He describes the low security with which he was faced in those days. Gerry Hemming also identifies the location of an airfield that could have been used by the invading force during the Bay of Pigs had the operation been planned properly. I enjoyed a relaxed relationship withRead More
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R.I.P. James Tague, who was struck by debris from a ricocheted bullet that was fired during the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and the wounding of Texas Governor John Connally on November 22, 1963 in Dallas, Texas. Ironically, (or not as the case may be) Mr. Tague was banned from Dealey Plaza for the ceremonies commemorating observance of the 50th anniversary of the day when the 35th President of the United States was assassinated and he himself, James Tague, was wounded during the sameRead More
In this interview Gerry Patrick Hemming describes some of the dynamics within the anti-Castro operations conducted out of JM/WAVE. He reports that there was a large contingency of Cubans on the CIA payroll for the purpose of shutting down operations that Shackley did not control and “snitching” on those who participated in any such operations. Such counter-productive infighting caused Angleton to suspect that Shackley and his whole crew may have been moles. Hemming also identifies the “bag man” for the bribes being paid out toRead More
This is a conversation between Gerry Patrick Hemming and myself (Greg Burnham) that took place in early 1999. This clip picks up just after I asked him if he knew E. Howard Hunt. Gerry, in classic form, deftly dismisses Hunt as a “Hollywood type”. He compares Hunt to what is referred to in the paratrooper business as a “Hollywood Jump” [read: no equipment]. The disdain in his voice is palpable. Subjects touched upon include the so-called “old tramp” in Dealey Plaza, Watergate, Sturgis, McCord, etRead More
Show #658 from BlackOpRadio.com Original airdate: December 5, 2013 Always a pleasure getting together with Len Osanic. This interview goes in-depth to my COPA presentation, “A Revolution of Mind.” JFK – Bay of Pigs | Greg Burnham Len Osanic | Black Op Radio Interview – Part 1 JFK – Bay of Pigs | Greg Burnham Len Osanic | Black Op Radio Interview – Part 2 JFK – Bay of Pigs | Greg Burnham Len Osanic | Black Op Radio Interview – Part 3 JFK –Read More