'I wrapped the president's exploded head in my jacket': Jackie Kennedy's secret service agent relives horrifying moments after JFK was assassinated
In a memoir, Clint Hill, now 80, reveals his sheer determination to throw himself between the First Lady and the oncoming bullets as parts of the president's brain and skull splattered over his shirt.
DVP's KENNEDY GALLERY
Thanks for visiting my Kennedy photo gallery. This website brings together several hundred high-quality images pertaining to the life and death of the 35th President of the United States, John F. Kennedy, including some seldom-seen photos. This Kennedy Gallery includes three main pages, with this first page focusing on the assassination of JFK. To jump to Page 2, CLICK HERE. Page 3 is HERE. And for thumbnail versions of many of the pictures in this gallery, GO HERE…
JFK Funeral diorama
JFK funeral diorama Source: fotolibra Source: Corbis Images A sad day for the country, November 24, the day of the funeral porcession which carried JFK's body to the Capital to lie in state. The president was assiasinated two days earlier on Friday, November 22nd. More information on the state funeral.
The assassination that shook the world: Rare and unpublished photos from John F. Kennedy's funeral in 1963
Almost 50 years after the assassination of John F. Kennedy, rare and unpublished photographs of his funeral have come to light.
Homage to President John Fitzgerald Kennedy
The traditional riderless horse stands by as a military honor guard removes the body of the late President from a caisson into the Rotunda of the U.S. Capitol, where it lay in state before interment in Arlington National Cemetery. November 24, 1963. Capsco, Inc. K-13365 CAPA-013963