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William Calley

William CalleyAKA William Laws Calley, Jr.

Born: 8-Jun-1943
Birthplace: Miami, FL

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Military, Criminal

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Led the My Lai Massacre

Military service: US Army (2nd Lt., 1966-71)

See further the Rotten Library entry on the My Lai Massacre.

Father: William Laws Calley, Sr.
Mother: (d. 1966 cancer)
Sister: Marian Keesling
Wife: Penny Vick (m. 1976, div. 2005)
Daughter: Rebecca
Son: William Laws Calley III

    High School: Georgia Military Academy
    High School: Miami Edison High School, Miami, FL (1962)
    University: Palm Beach Community College (dropped out)

    Florida East Coast Railroad conductor (1963)
    Bronze Star
    Purple Heart
    Disorderly Conduct allowed his train to block four traffic intersections during rush hour, Fort Lauderdale, FL (1963), acquitted
    Murder Song My, Quang Ngai Province, Vietnam (16-Mar-1968), charged with 109 counts (24-Nov-1969), convicted of 22 counts (29-Mar-1971)
    Dishonorable Discharge 1971
    House Arrest Ft. Benning, GA (1971-74)

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