Posted by: arbeam | August 30, 2013

Sept 20: Keyport Fifth Annual POW/MIA Recognition Day Ceremony

Keyport POW/MIA

Keyport, WA – Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) Division, Keyport and the Naval Undersea Museum, Keyport, are partnering to commemorate POW/MIA Recognition Day on Friday, Sept. 20, 2013.  The public is invited to attend and base access is not required.

The national theme for this year’s observance is “Keeping the Promise”.

Capt. David K. Kohnke, Commander, NUWC Keyport, will serve as master of ceremony at the event which will run from 7:45 to 8:15 a.m. at the Naval Undersea Museum, Keyport.   The commemoration will be highlighted by Navy divers from NUWC Keyport’s dive locker silently passing the American flag just prior to the National Anthem being played by Navy Band Northwest.

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