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USS Liberty

USS Liberty
USS Liberty

On 8 June 1967, during the Six-Day War, the USS Liberty was attacked by Israeli gunboats and aircraft. the attack killed 34 crew members and wounded 171. The ship was severely damaged. The ship was in international waters north of the Sinai Peninsular.

Sources

Wikipedia: USS Liberty Incident

Honor Liberty Veterans

Al Jazeera: The Day Israel Attacked America