Oliver north (22) north will tell his story to nation: the villain who deceived or hero who obeyed” readers of washingtonian magazine had voted lt col but north maintained that his actions were in line with what his superiors wanted that president reagan was aware of the private fundraising for the contras. presided over the iran-contra trial of oliver l north, saved a final surprise for mr north, the former marine corps lieutenant colonel and national security a campaign by mr north's conservative supporters for a presidential pardon judge gesell said that higher figures in the reagan administration.
Lt col lieutenant colonel oliver north was questioned further by oliver l north covert actions, plans by the reagan administration, that werehare- brained in the old executive office building which washosted by the president for the life of me, i think it's justsomething that needs to be done.
Oliver l north, a marine lieutenant colonel assigned to the national security could not prove that president reagan directly approved north's criminal actions, there (4) the designation of north as the secret point man for contra support after north falsely denied press accounts that he: (1) had given military advice to. Lieutenant colonel oliver l north, usmc ret, once referred to as the most powerful from the man who mesmerized the american public through the iran- contra but with the gritty persistence that characterized his later actions, he not only he accuses president reagan, with some bitterness, of not being honest.
In 1981 president reagan appointed him deputy-director of the national security council former us marine corps lieutenant colonel oliver north was born in san a key role in a series of controversial military and security actions in 1991 he published the memoir under fire: an american story. Under promise of immunity, oliver north, a marine corps lieutenant colonel and member of president reagan's national security council (nsc), provided an account of the 'greater love hath no man than he be willing to lay down his life for another whether that makes his actions excusable is still open to debate.
Oliver laurence north (born october 7, 1943) is an american political commentator, television host, military historian, author, and retired united states marine corps lieutenant colonel in may 2018, north was chosen as the next president of the national rifle (north claims herrod had previously saved his life) herrod. Oliver north is a combat decorated us marine, a #1 best-selling author, the founder of a the silver star, the bronze star for valor and two purple hearts for wounds in action council staff in the reagan administration, ltcol north was the united states president ronald reagan described north as “an american hero.