The Photo Gallery follows the
sequence of of my ceremony
You can browse through the gallery following the sequence
of the ceremony using the VCR-style buttons at the top and bottom of
each page, or you can go to any gallery directly using the
Gallery 1: View the
invitation and the retirement program. Also credits and thanks to
those that helped make my ceremony wonderful.
Gallery 2: Entry
of the Official Party, Parade the Colors, the National Anthem,
and the Invocation. Video
Gallery 3: The
guest speaker, LCDR Scott Colton, telling stories about me and
recapping my career in the Navy.
Gallery 4: Awards, Letters of
Congratulations, and other presentations.
Gallery 5: Presentations
to the family.
Gallery 6: Presentation
of the Retirement Flag, and the Passing-of-the-flag Ceremony, Video.
Gallery 7: My
Speech, and the Introduction of My Special Guest Speakers - Two
Pearl Harbor Survivors.
Gallery 8: The
Benediction, Reading of "The Watch", Piping-over-the-side
Ceremony, Conclusion, Video.
Gallery 9: Family
Please note, these pages are not finished yet... I
still have a ton of captions to add to the pictures. I have
been asked numerous times to put the Passing-of-the-Flag video on
my site for some to watch again, so here it is. For those that weren't able to
attend... better late than never.