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MacDill Air Force Base remembers JFK visit in 1963

MacDill Air Force Base held a commemoration ceremony Monday in honor of the late President John F. Kennedy's visit to Tampa 50 years ago.

Base members watched a slide show with photos of the visit.

Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn and the 6th Air Mobility Wing commander, Col. Scott DeThomas, provided remarks and presented a commemorative plaque to the Tampa community.

Photographer Tony Zaponne spoke about the pictures he took that day of Kennedy and the pictures were on display.

MacDill Air Force Base remembers JFK visit in 1963 11/18/13 [Last modified: Monday, November 18, 2013 11:04pm]
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