This is the coral reef off Plum Pudding Island over which John F. Kennedy and his men swam; the crew are clinging to a plank

Published/Created:
1943
Date Depicted:
1943
1900 AD - 1949 AD
Notes:
This image is related to the World War II military service of John F. Kennedy who commanded PT-109 (patrol torpedo boat) in the Pacific Ocean naval operations in 1943
Topics:
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963--Military leadership
Photography -- United States -- 20th century -- (YVRC)
World War, 1939-1945 Naval operations, American
World War, 1939-1945 Pacific Ocean
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
4238-003
Genre:
photographs (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Source Creator:
Donovan, Robert J.
Source Title:
PT109, John F. Kennedy in World War II.
Source Created:
New York
McGraw-Hill
1961
Source Edition:
1st edition
Call Number:
E842 D64 (LC)
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
OID:
10186868
PID:
digcoll:1841606