Worth A Thousand Words: Midway Remembered
Posted on June 8, 2013
U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Jason Christiansen and Petty Officer and 3rd Class Jerin Raby prepare to throw a memorial wreath into the sea in remembrance of those who fought in the Battle of Midway during a ceremony in the hangar bay of the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) under way in the North Arabian Sea, June 4, 2013. Christiansen’s grandfather, Arnold Christiansen, is a World War II veteran and Raby’s great uncle, Earl Raby, is a survivor of the Battle of Midway.
(U.S. Navy photo by Seaman Andrew Schneider/Released)