posted on Jun, 10 2009 @ 04:07 PM
AFAIK the USS Liberty was armed with only 2 Browning M2 .50 machine guns plus the small arms available for the crew (ex. rifles, pistols, shotguns,
I believe their was a USMC detachment onboard the ship as well but I am not sure if they were for the crypto stuff or as part of a security detachment
as was common on US Navy vessels from the 1770s until the 1990s.