New Navy Personnel Records Tell Different Tale About Harvey Milk
by Spencer Lam
Feb 13, 2020
Newly obtained records from the Navy, the likes of which have not been seen before, show that Harvey Milk was not honorably nor dishonorably discharged, but that he was given an “other than honorable” discharge. Milk’s 152-page personnel record, available to read through BAR, lends new light to the storied San Franciscan.