Warren Edward Hersey was born on October 14, 1942 to Mr. and Mrs Warren O. Hersey in Stoneham Massachusetts. On April 4 1961, at the age of 18, he enlisted in the navy.

At the age of 24, CT1 Hersey along with 33 other men was killed on June 8, 1967 while serving on the USS LIBERTY (AGTR 5).

Today, he and his family would have celebrated his 74th birthday.