Lt. John F. Kennedy and Ensign Joseph P. Kennedy Jr., circa May, 1942. - Joseph Patrick “Joe” Kennedy, Jr. (July 25, 1915 – August 12, 1944) was a junior officer in the United States Navy, a Naval Aviator, and a land-based bomber pilot during World War II. He was the eldest of nine children born to Joseph Patrick Kennedy, Sr., and Rose Elizabeth (née Fitzgerald) Kennedy. http://www.ldcfitzgerald.com/
On the eve of World War II - In London, September 1st, 1939. With the attack by Hitler’s armies on Poland that morning, the three most promising Kennedys - Joe Junior, Kathleen and Jack - hurry to attend a special sitting of the British House of Commons.