Tuesday, May 23, 2006

A look back

On the back of this picture is printed:

ENT-356-D-%-68 NAAS Ellyson, Pensacola, FLA.
5/17/68

1/LT Norris W. Thomas, Jr., USMCR, has his wings pinned on by his wife, Elaine upon his designation as a Naval Aviator after completing helicopter flight training at HT-8, NAAS Ellyson.

OFFICIAL UNITED STATES NAVY PHOTOGRAPH
CLEARED FOR PUBLICATION
CREDIT LINE TO READ:
"OFFICIAL UNITED STATES NAVY PHOTOGRAPH BY JOHN D. VRANY, PH3."

2 comments:

Kell said...

What a great shot - Thanks for posting it.

Trixie said...

So young - so innocent. I am going to show my dad this photo and see if he recognizes your dad.