JFK in Galway

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Coast, Series 5 Reversions Episode 13 of 31

Duration: 5 minutes

Just five months before president John F Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas he was riding in an open-top limo through the crowded streets of Galway. Neil Oliver meets a photographer who covered JFK's motorcade on one of his first assignments, and hears how this junior pressman managed to get up close and personal with the president and talk him into the perfect snap.


Neil Oliver
Executive Producer
William Lyons
Series Producer
Steve Evanson


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