Photos: Nation remembers JFK on 50th anniversary of death

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1 The eternal flame flickers in the early morning light at the grave of John F. Kennedy at Arlington National Cemetery on Friday, Nov. 22, 2013, on the 50th anniversary of Kennedy's death. 
2 Herman Whalen Jr. of Syracuse, New York, kneels at the gravesite of former President John F. Kennedy, his wife Jaqueline Kennedy and other family members at Arlington National Cemetery November 22, 2013. When he was a boy in 1963, Whalen and his family layed a wreath at the gravesite. 
3 Flowers are placed at a memorial in Dealey Plaza on November 21, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. 
4 Accompanied by members of the U.S. Navy SEALs, Carmella LaSpada (C), White House Special Projects Aide to President John F. Kennedy, participates in a wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns in honor of Kennedy at Arlington National Cemetery November 22, 2013 in Arlington, Virginia. 
5 People visit the John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza on November 22, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. Visitors streamed through the memorial on the 50th anniversary of the assassination of U.S. President John F. Kennedy as he rode in a Presidential motorcade in Dealey Plaza. 
6 People watch a historical broadcast about the life of former U.S. President John F. Kennedy near Dealey Plaza on November 22, 2013 in Dallas, Texas.