78 years after blast, movement to exonerate Port Chicago 50 gains traction

78 years after blast, movement to exonerate Port Chicago 50 gains traction

CONTRA COSTA COUNTY – At the height of World War II, a huge explosion rocked the East Bay when two munitions ships blew up while being loaded, leading to the largest mass trial for mutiny in US military history. Now, an effort is gaining momentum to exonerate the sailors convicted after the disaster. At Port … Read more