Portland Reunion Photos 

Graduation of 1st RE Lee Class - 9/18/2007


Graduation of the 1st Class (NavETs) named for the US Robert E. Lee (SSBN/SSN-601)
at Trident Training Facility, Bangor Sub Base, WA
Lee crew who attended  (back row left to right):
Bruce Morris, Gary Christensen, Curt Maier, Frank Lister, Norm Crawford

Speakers:
From TRITRAFAC:
CAPT Dan Prince, Commanding Officer
Command Master Chief Scott Fusco
 (also speaker at Lee reunion in Portland)

Representing the Lee Association
CWO3 Bruce Morris Gold/SSN 79-82
ETCM(SS) Gary Christensen Blue 77-78

FLTCM(SS) Frank Lister COB Blue/Gold 62-69
presents Lee photo that was signed at the reunion by Commissioning CO & COB
VADM Joe Williams and TMCS(SS) Calvin Shirley

Frank Lister presents Lee photo to CO of  TTF

Class Honorman Barry Bashaw presents Class Flag
to Lee Association, accepted by Gary Christensen

CMDCM(SS) Fusco displays certificate signed by all students that will be present to Tim VeArd at the Reunion

Class Honorman Barry Bashaw presents certificate
to Lee Association, accepted by Bruce Morris

Bruce Morris presents each graduate with a Lee hat

Frank Lister presents each student a Lee challenge coin

Gary Christensen presents each student a Lee patch pin

Graduates receiving their diplomas

Command Master Chief Scotty Fusco introduces Lee shipmates who attended the graduation.  Scotty was also our Key Note Speaker at the reunion in Portland.

ET1(SS) Rocky Park speaks about the program to name classes after the 41 for Freedom boats.  Rocky was invited to attend the reunion and participated in our ceremonies.

ETSN(SU) Barry Bashaw receives certificates for being Class Honorman & Top Gun
Honor man is the student with highest grade point average, Top Gun is awarded to the student who did the best research paper on the submarine the class was named after. 

VADM Joe Williams presents BZ Award to Seaman Barry Bashaw for becoming the Honorman & Top Gun of the first class at Bangor's Trident Training Facility to be named for the USS Robert E. Lee

Tim presents Barry an SSBN Experience Book and a check for $100 from the Association