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Vice Adm. Currier Speaks at CG WWII Hero's Funeral
Thu, 06 Jun 2013 10:29:21 EST
Vice Commandant of the Coast Guard Vice Adm. John Currier presents Dorothy Evans, widow of retired Coast Guard Cmdr. Ray Evans
, with the national ensign at the funeral
in Lakewood, Wash., June 5, 2013. Evans was a WWII veteran who earned the Navy Cross at the Battle of Guadalcanal
and retired from the Coast Guard in 1962 after 23 years of service. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class George Degener. A multimedia presentation is also available