August 21, 1971 : Antiwar protestors raid draft offices

Introduction

Antiwar protestors associated with the Catholic Left raid draft offices in Buffalo, New York, and Camden, New Jersey, to confiscate and destroy draft records. The FBI and local police arrested 25 protestors.

Article Details:

August 21, 1971 : Antiwar protestors raid draft offices

  • Author

    History.com Staff

  • Website Name

    History.com

  • Year Published

    2009

  • Title

    August 21, 1971 : Antiwar protestors raid draft offices

  • URL

    http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/antiwar-protestors-raid-draft-offices

  • Access Date

    November 17, 2017

  • Publisher

    A+E Networks