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Churchill and the Great Republic
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Image: President John F. Kennedy to Sir Winston Churchill, July 6, 1962
President John F. Kennedy to Sir Winston Churchill, July 6, 1962
In June 1962, Churchill injured himself in Monte Carlo. Determined to die in England, he returned home in an RAF jet. His recovery was accompanied by thousands of messages from well-wishers, including this one from Kennedy.
Object Details:
Telegram. Churchill Papers, Churchill Archives Centre, Cambridge, U.K. (307)

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