What was the conclusion of the warren commission about lee Harveys oswalds role in the jfk assassination?

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Its 888-page final report was presented to President Johnson on September 24, 1964, and made public three days later. It concluded that Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone in the killing of Kennedy and the wounding of Texas Governor John Connally, and that Jack Ruby acted alone in the murder of Oswald. The Commission's findings have since proven controversial and been both challenged and supported by later studies.
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Did Lee Harvey Oswald give a reason for assassinating John F. Kennedy?

Answer 1 In the short time that Oswald lived after Kennedy's assassination, he consistantly denied shooting Kennedy, so it would not be possible that he would give a reason for doing it. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lee_harvey_oswald#Assassination_of_JFK says: Oswald was interrogated several tim (MORE)

What were the reasons for believing that Lee Harvey Oswald assassinated JFK?

He worked at the Texas School Book Depository warehouse where theshots were fired from. He was seen carrying a long thin packageinto the TSBD which he claimed were curtain rods. He was seen onthe sixth floor of the TSBD 30 minutes before the assassination. Hewas left alone there. He did none of his (MORE)

Was Lee Harvey Oswald alone in killing JFK and where was he when he killed JFK?

Apparently, yes, from the Texas Schoolbook Depository. Theories that Oswald did not act alone don't really hold up to investigation. Oswald was a man who never fit in; no matter what he tried, he always ended up alienating himself from the "group". The likelihood that he could cooperate or coordi (MORE)

Who is Lee Harvey Oswald?

He is the man charged with assassinating President John F. Kennedy in 1963. (He was never tried because he was murdered while in police custody before a trial could be held.)

What evidence was there that Lee Harvey Oswald assassinated John F. Kennedy?

His gun, his prints on the gun (lifted while he was still alive), fibers from his shirt and a Russian blanket he owned on the gun, the fact that he was left alone on the floor from which the shots were fired, the fact he completely ignored his duties for the day in favor of making a "sniper's nest" (MORE)

Why did Lee Harvey Oswald shoot JFK?

That question is still not answered. Some think he wanted to befamous, or he was a Russian spy. We may never know the answer. Herefused to discuss his reasons before he died. It is extremelydoubtful that he was an agent of the Russians. Real spyorganizations want people who *don't* get noticed, and (MORE)

Was lee Harvey oswald a communist?

I have been unable to find out what, if any church he attended as a child but as an adult Lee Harvey Oswald portrayed himself as a Marxist, and stated that "the best religion is Communism".

Was Lee Harvey Oswald alone when he killed JFK?

Yes, Oswald was a man who never fit in; no matter what he tried, he always ended up alienating himself from the "group". The likelihood that he could cooperate or coordinate this activity with another person or persons is very remote. He had the training, the skill, and the means to carry it out all (MORE)

Why did Lee Harvey Oswald assassinate John F. Kennedy?

He wanted to be famous and historical, and nothing else he had tried, including defecting to the USSR, worked. Lee Harvey Oswald had an obsession for being famous and historical. He even labeled his diary, "Historic Diary". Nothing he had tried up until then (defecting to Russia, returning, try (MORE)

Did lee oswald kill JFK?

Many Official investigations indicate that Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone in killing President John F. Kennedy

Why did the Warren Commission decide that John F Kennedy was shot by Lee Harvey Oswald acting on his own?

All the physical evidence (weapons, prints, bullets and fragments) were tied to Oswald and no one else. No evidence was found to support the idea that Oswald needed or had any co-conspirators. He simply appears to have wanted to be famous, and nothing else he'd ever tried, worked. Including, I might (MORE)

How long after the John F. Kennedy assassination did Lee Harvey Oswald become a suspect?

Only a few minutes, as he was the only employee who failed to show up for a roll call. His description was radioed out, which is probably why Officer Tippett pulled over to talk to him, and Oswald shot him. Then he dodged police cars by going in a theater without paying, and tried to shoot the arres (MORE)

Was Lee Harvey Oswald guilty?

Yes. There has never been any real doubts about it. There has never been any serious question of whether Oswald was guilty--the question was if he worked alone or was part of a conspiracy.After all these years, there has never been the slightest shred of hard evidence that he needed or had a coconsp (MORE)

Why was Lee Harvey Oswald a suspect?

He worked at the Texas School Book Depository warehouse where theshots were fired from. He was seen carrying a long thin packageinto the TSBD which he claimed were curtain rods. He was seen onthe sixth floor of the TSBD 30 minutes before the assassination. Awitness on the street saw the gun being fi (MORE)

Did Lee Harvey Oswald know JFK?

No one has ever been able to show he knew Kennedy. If he had, he probably would have bragged about it at work and to his wife. So, apparently not.

Where did Lee Harvey Oswald run to after he shot JFK?

Police found Oswald "on the 2nd floor buying a soda" 90 seconds after the shooting. This was more than enough time for him to get downstairs and act calm for the police. Then he went home and got his revolver. Then he murdered a policeman, sneaked into a theater without paying, to get off the str (MORE)

Was Lee Harvey Oswald the only gunman to shoot JFK?

While I know that I'm just asking for it from the conspiracy theorists out there, and while I admit that the government GROSSLY mishandled the whole affair and there may very well have been a variety of cover-ups in regards to how the whole thing went down, there is sufficient physical evidence (thr (MORE)

Is lee Harvey oswald a christian?

No. For one, he "is" not anything, except dead. He was not a religious person. True Christians do not murder. He killed two people we know of, and tried to kill two others (General Walker and an arresting officer) that we know of. I believe I remember a quote by him that Marx was who he worshi (MORE)

What happened to lee Harvey oswald after he assassinated jfk?

He was arrested days later the John F. Kennedy assassination for killing a police officer(J.D. Tippit), where they started to suspect that he was the Presidential Killer, then he was arrested for it, and when the police were transferring him to jail, a night club owner called Jack Ruby mortally woun (MORE)

Why was Lee Harvey Oswald shunned?

Because they thought he killed JFK. But an ex FBI agent told us that it couldn't have been him because the building was behind him and he was shot in the front. The FBI agent had interviewed a person a week before JFK's assassination and the person he interviewed was threatening to kill JFK. The FBI (MORE)

Why would Lee Harvey Oswald want to kill JFK?

Oswald was never really popular with the Soviets (which was pretty much his life's goal), no matter what he did to impress them. So on the night before 11/22/63, he announced to them that he was going to take out the President of the U.S. in a final, desperate move to get noticed.

Was Lee Harvey Oswald a criminal before killing JFK?

No. He did not have a criminal record. There is evidence of some illegal activities such as filing false papers and such. He renounced his US citizenship and received a less than honorable discharge from the Marines. He wife says he took a shot at a General Walker but missed.

Where was Lee Harvey Oswald going when he left his rooming house after killing JFK?

Only he knew for certain. What is known is that his landlady saw him at the northbound bus stop outside the rooming house, but Officer J.D. Tippit encountered Oswald almost a mile southwest of the rooming house near North Patton Ave. and 10th Street. After Tippit was shot and killed, Oswald was repo (MORE)

Was Lee Harvey Oswald paid by the government to kill JFK?

These rumors have circulated for decades and so far I have yet to see proof. That does not mean it isn't true, just not a proveable case as yet. It is entirely possible that Oswald was just a puppet, not a mad man like he has been portrayed.

Why did Lee Harvey Oswald kill JFK?

Lee Harvey Oswald was a man who never fit in; no matter what hetried, he always ended up alienating himself from the "group". Hehad the training, the skill, and the means to carry it out all byhimself. Most of all, after all of his failures, he had themotivation to make this grand gesture to ensure (MORE)