JFK+50: Volume 7, No. 2126PRESIDENT KENNEDY HONORS VETS ON VETERAN'S DAY
Arlington, Virginia (JFK+50) Fifty-three years ago this morning, November 11, 1963, President John F. Kennedy visited the National Cemetery to pay respects to the veterans of the military forces of the United States.
Thurston Clarke describes the scene..."It was an ideal day for a military pageant, with bright sunshine and a brisk wind snapping the flags."
Thurston Clarke writes that later as JFK strolled down the rows of white tombstones with Hale Boggs, Representative from Louisiana, he said...
JFK at Veterans Day Ceremonies
JFK at Arlington
John Jr. and JFK