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Sketch of PT 109's formation before being hit by the Amagiri

Sketches created by Senator John F. Kennedy

Sketches created by Senator John F. Kennedy on his personal stationery to illustrate the collision of PT 109 and the Japanese destroyer Amagiri for the screenwriter of a 1957 TV play on PT 109.

On left: Sketch of three eliptical pencil marks meant to indicate the PT 109 (top), PT 162 (middle), and PT 169 (bottom).  Arrow at upper right corner indicates the direction of the approaching Amagiri. 

On right: Sketch of the outline of PT 109 boat from an overhead view with notations of the positions of crew members and guns. 

Courtesy of Harry McCormick