Paul ("Pete") McCloskey

Veteran and Attorney

Veteran of the Korean War (1951); U.S. Navy and Marine Corps, Col. (ret.); U.S. Representative (1967-1983); attorney; member of the VFP Advisory Board; author of The Taking of Hill 610 (1992) and The Story of The First Earth Day 1970 (2020); visited DPRK in 2014, at age 86; and received Navy Cross, Silver Star, and Purple Heart (2).

Paul ("Pete") McCloskey