Hallman said. He later divorced, but said he had a good relationship with his ex-wife. A year ago, at the urging of his partner, he applied for an upgrade.
He became president of a trucking company, then a human resources company. Estep applied for an honorable discharge twice in the s and was denied. Even as attitudes in the United States started to change in the s, military practices lagged. Starting in World War II, the military treated homosexuality as a mental defect rather than a crime, but still purged gays with quick discharges.
Hallman, but said three were too troubled by the past to finish the application. He had some sense he was gay at the time, but was still a virgin, he said in an interview at his house in Columbus. He had been rated excellent in reviews and recommended for a good-conduct medal, he said, but one day on the street he was propositioned by a young man and caught in a military sting. Open in the app. A few weeks later he was thrown out of the Army.