Jacqueline Kennedy and Robert Kennedy lighting the eternal flame and jet fighters fly over cemetery in salute.
Washington DC USA Date:1963, November 25 Duration:2 min 7 sec Sound:NO SOUND
Gravesite at Arlington National Cemetery. Foreign, civilian and military dignitaries at the gravesite. Army officer lights torch and hands it to Jacqueline Kennedy who lights the eternal flame. Robert Kennedy receives torch from Jacqueline Kennedy, lights the flame and then hands it to his brother Edward. Jacqueline Kennedy and Robert Kennedy talking to Catholic Prelates who had taken part in the funeral service. Jacqueline Kennedy kisses the cheek of General Maxwell D Taylor, Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff. She leaves the grave site with Robert Kennedy. Jet fighters fly over the cemetery.
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