Oct. 27, 1992: Navy radioman Allen R. Schindler Jr. is murdered by shipmate Terry M. Helvey for being gay, precipitating debate about gays in the military that resulted in the "Don't ask, don't tell" military policy.

Oct. 27, 1992: Navy radioman Allen R. Schindler Jr. is murdered by shipmate Terry M. Helvey for being gay, precipitating debate about gays in the military that resulted in the "Don't ask, don't tell" military policy.