Oral History

H. B. McLain

A longtime Dallas police motorcycle officer, McLain rode in the presidential parade through Dallas and, following the assassination, escorted Jackie Kennedy into Parkland Memorial Hospital. In the 1970s, McLain was thought by the House Select Committee to be the officer with the open microphone who might have inadvertently recorded the assassination. Recorded July 16, 2003, and September 5, 2014.

Mr. McLain passed away on June 25, 2015.