Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.
This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning an exchange of remarks between President Kennedy, Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy, Senator Edward M. Kennedy, and Admiral James R. Reedy, former commanding officer of the VPB-110 Patrol Bomber Squadron. In his remarks the President discusses the history of the VPB-110 (the squadron of which Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. was a member during World War II), commends the veterans who served in the unit, and explains the need to honor the achievements of the past while looking to the future. Materials in this folder include a press copy of the remarks and a memorandum containing a schedule for the event and background information on the VPB-110.