Ted Rohde ©Stars and StripesHanau, Germany, June 1963: President John F. Kennedy is joined by a group of generals as he tours Hanau's Fliegerhorst Caserne. With the president, from left to right, are Lt. Gen. J. H. Michaelis, V Corps commander; Gen. Lyman L. Lemnitzer, Supreme Allied Commander in Europe; Gen. Earle G. Wheeler, Army chief of staff; Gen. Truman H. Landon, USAFE commander in chief; Gen. Paul L. Freeman Jr., USAREUR commander in chief; and Maj. Gen. Chester V. Clifton Jr., Kennedy's military aide.

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