31 May 2011

lieutenant john f kennedy usn in the south pacific

via: twitter @navynews

Recovering after destroyer ran him over, who'd thought this skinny Navy man would have ship named 4 him? http://ow.ly/56q4F #JFK
110529-O-ZZ999-003 FILE PHOTO (circa 1943) Lt. John F. Kennedy in the South Pacific. (Photo courtesy the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston/Released)
higher res photo at link

UPDATE: 10 december 2011: jfk's u.s. navy military identification card via twitter @jfklibrary
tweet ||| link.
see also
navy names next aircraft carrier uss john f. kennedy
and also
the jfk label
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