Participants in May 1 Day of Remembrance Ceremony at Portsmouth, NH on May 1. 2008.
Groups represented include US Navy, American Cold War Veterans, Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion, and Rolling Thunder.
Command Master Chief Rick Atkins, USN. Delivers the Memorial Address to Participants May 1, 2008. At USS Thresher Memorial, Portsmouth, NH
Prayer in Memory of USS Thresher Crew at Portsmouth, NH, May 1, 2008. Prayer was led by Chaplain (LT) Robert Johnson, USN.
Sandra E. Taylor (President) Dirigo, NH, Chapter Gold Star Wives of America, speaking on the impact of the Cold War Era for families of service members
To see scenes from the other ceremonies:
Arlington National Cemetery (click here)
and Seal Beach, California (click here)