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The Honorable Gordon R. England, right, receives the oath of office, during a short swearing in ceremony as the 73rd Secretary of the Navy.

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Juan Peralta, assigned to the 73rd APS at Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base (JRB) Fort Worth, Texas, monitors as supplies are loading on a C-130 Hercules aircraft.

Cmdr. Matt Bonner, left, relinquishes his duties as the USS Constitution commanding officer to Cmdr. Sean Kearns during a change of command ceremony in Charlestown Navy Yard.

Sailors aboard the U.S. Navy's forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) run on treadmills to finish the final event of the 73 Challenge competition held in the ship's hangar bay.

Retired astronaut Buzz Aldrin autographs a photo for Cmdr. Sean Kearns.

Lt. Steven Hunt, from Jacksonville, Fla,, serving as navigator aboard the Virginia-class attack submarine USS North Carolina (SSN 777), explains control room operations to Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer.

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer thanks Lauren Brunner, one of nine survivors of the Dec. 7 1941 Japanese attack on the battleship USS Arizona, following a ceremony at the USS Arizona Memorial.

The guided-missile destroyer USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93) conducts a pass-in-review by the USS Arizona Memorial during the 73rd anniversary Pearl Harbor Day commemoration ceremony at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center.

A sailor aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93) renders honors during a pass-in-review at the USS Arizona Memorial during the 73rd Pearl Harbor Day Commemoration.

The sun rises over the Battleship Missouri and USS Arizona Memorials on the 73rd anniversary Pearl Harbor Day.

Sailors aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93) conduct a pass-in-review at the USS Arizona Memorial during the 73rd Pearl Harbor Day Commemoration.

U.S. Coast Guard Petty Officer 3rd Class Kelvin Andrews, assigned to the 14th Coast Guard District, Louis Conter, a survivor of the Dec. 7, 1941 Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor

John Busma, a 97-year-old Pearl Harbaor survivor, rings a bell during the 8th annual Pearl Harbor Commemoration at George A. Ingalls Veterans Memorial Plaza.

Rear Adm. Rick Williams, commander of Navy Region Hawaii and Naval Surface Group Middle Pacific, salutes as he walks through an honor cordon of military service members .

Sailors aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93) salute as the ship conducts a pass-in-review by the USS Arizona Memorial during the 73rd anniversary Pearl Harbor Day commemoration ceremony.

Seaman Thomas Lobach, left, assigned to the USS Arizona Detachment, John Chapman, a survivor of the Dec. 7, 1941 Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, and Alfred Strapp, a National Park Service ranger, present a wreath.

The guided-missile destroyer USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93) conducts a pass-in-review by the USS Arizona Memorial during the 73rd anniversary Pearl Harbor Day commemoration ceremony.

Lt. Peter Ott, a chaplain assigned to Naval Air Station Whidbey Island, strikes the bell in honor of those who died during the attack on Pearl Harbor during a Pearl Harbor commemoration in the base chapel of NASWI.

Adm. Harry B. Harris Jr., commander of U.S. Pacific Fleet, addresses the audience during the 73rd anniversary Pearl Harbor Day commemoration ceremony at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center.

Sailors aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93) handle a line in preparation for a pass-in-review at the USS Arizona Memorial during the 73rd Pearl Harbor Day Commemoration ceremony.

Jack Evans, vice president of the Pearl Harbor Survivors Association, Chapter 3, administers the oath of enlistment to Sailors aboard the USS Midway Museum after completing a remembrance ceremony.

Ben Valeu, an honorary member of the Pearl Harbor Survivors Association, Chapter 3, performs the two-bell ceremony for the departed aboard the USS Midway Museum during the 73rd anniversary of the Dec. 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor.

Jack Evans, vice president of the Pearl Harbor Survivors Association, Chapter 3, delivers remarks aboard the USS Midway Museum during the 73rd anniversary of the Dec. 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor.

Capt. Corry Shedd, executive officer of Naval Surface Warfare Center, Corona Division, right, greets 97-year-old John Busma, a Pearl Harbor survivor,

A guest drops a flower into the oil-stained waters at the USS Arizona Memorial during the 73rd Anniversary Pearl Harbor Day commemoration ceremony at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center.

A guest drops a flower into the oil-stained waters at the USS Arizona Memorial during the 73rd anniversary Pearl Harbor Day commemoration ceremony.

Vistors enter the USS Arizona Memorial during the 73rd anniversary Pearl Harbor Day commemoration ceremony at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center.

Members of a joint service color guard parade the colors during the 73rd anniversary Pearl Harbor Day commemoration at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center.

Chief of Civil Engineers Rear Adm. Katherine Gregory, center, congratulates Builder Seaman Tanesha Tolbert for being the youngest Seabee at the 73rd Seabee Birthday Ball at Camp Lemonnier.

Chief of Civil Engineers Rear Adm. Katherine Gregory, left, delivers remarks during the 73rd Seabee Birthday Ball at Camp Lemonnier.

Participants in a wreath laying ceremony to commemorate the 73rd anniversary of the Battle of Sunda Strait salute during the playing of

Sailors salute as the Australian patrol boat HMAS Larrakia prepares to commemorate the 73rd anniversary of the Battle of Sunda Strait.

Capt. Mark Kobelja, commanding officer of Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton (NHCP), and Command Master Chief Christopher Thorne, NHCP command master chief, render honors after laying a wreath in honor of the 73rd anniversary of the Battle of Midway.

Hospital Corpsman 1st Class Angelica Sweat and Electronics Technician 1st Class Sara Sanders present the wreath to be laid in honor of the 73rd anniversary of the Battle of Midway during a commemoration ceremony on the hospital's quarterdeck.

Capt. Lou Schager, commanding officer of Naval Air Station Oceana, delivers remarks during a ceremony to commemorate the 73rd anniversary of the Battle of Midway.

Vice Chief of Naval Operations (VCNO) Adm. Michelle Howard leads guests in rendering honors during a wreath laying at the Navy Memorial to commemorate the 73rd anniversary of the Battle of Midway.

Station Great Lakes commemorates the 73rd anniversary of the Battle of Midway.

Vice Chief of Naval Operations (VCNO) Adm. Michelle Howard presents retired Lt. Cmdr. Joseph Miller with a coin during a ceremony at the Navy Memorial to commemorate the 73rd anniversary of the Battle of Midway.

Rear Adm. John R. Haley, commander of Naval Air Forces Atlantic, delivers remarks in the Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 34 hangar at Naval Air Station Oceana during a commemoration ceremony for the 73rd anniversary of the Battle of Midway.

Vice Chief of Naval Operations (VCNO) Adm. Michelle Howard renders honors during a wreath laying at the Navy Memorial to commemorate the 73rd anniversary of the Battle of Midway.

A sea of white uniforms greets visitors to the Navy Memorial in Washington, D.C as Sailors pause to celebrate the 73rd anniversary of the Battle of Midway.

The U.S. Navy Ceremonial Guard marches at the Navy Memorial while carrying state and territorial flags during a commemoration of the 73rd anniversary of the Battle of Midway.

Honor guards from the Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard stand in formation at the Navy Memorial during a ceremony to commemorate the 73rd anniversary of the Battle of Midway.

Capt. John Ring, from San Diego, commanding officer of the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68), delivers remarks during a wreath-laying ceremony to commemorate the 73rd anniversary of the Battle of Midway.

From the right, Capt. Dale Rielage, director of intelligence and information operations, U.S. Pacific Fleet; Adm. Scott Swift, commander of U.S. Pacific Fleet; David Rosenberg, guest speaker; and Capt. John Shimotsu, U.S. Pacific Fleet Chaplain;

The youngest service members from the Army, Air Force, Navy, Marines and Coast Guard lay a wreath at West Loch as a sign of respect and remembrance during the 73rd West Loch Disaster Remembrance Ceremony at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.

A memorial wreath is presented at the 73rd West Loch Disaster Remembrance Ceremony as a sign of respect and remembrance at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.

Airborne operations kick off in Sainte-Mere-Eglise, France.

Chief Mass Communication Specialist John M. Hageman, left, and a reenactor render a salute during a commemoration ceremony for the 73rd anniversary of the D-Day landings at Utah Beach in Saint Marie Du Mont, France.

Sailors from Commander, Submarine Squadron 15 march alongside the command submarine float and distribute candy during Guam's annual Liberation Day Parade in Hagatna, Guam.

A joint- service color guard parades the colors during Guam's annual Liberation Day Parade in Hagatna, Guam, July 21.

Sailors from Commander, Submarine Squadron 15 carry a banner during Guam's annual Liberation Day Parade in Hagatna, Guam.

Sailors assigned to the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79) shake hands with members of the French ceremonial guard.

Cmdr. Janice Smith, left, commanding officer of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79), shakes hands with Brent Hardt, right, charge d'affaires of the U.S. Embassy in Paris.

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79) is anchored off the coast of Theole-Sur-Mer, France, for a port visit.

Cmdr. Janice Smith, commanding officer of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79), salutes at a wreath laying ceremony during a port visit to Theoule-sur-Mer, France.

Cmdr. Janice Smith, commanding officer of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79), participates in a wreath laying ceremony during a port visit in Theoule-sur-Mer, France.

Cmdr. Janice Smith, right, commanding officer of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79), presents Georges Botella, mayor of Theole-Sur-Mer, France, with a gift during a port visit.

Ensign MacIan Campbell, left, gives a tour of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79) to French citizens during a port visit in Theoule-sur-Mer, France.

Cmdr. Janice Smith, commanding officer of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79), participates in a wreath laying ceremony during a port visit in Theole-Sur-Mer, France.

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79) is anchored off the coast of Theole-Sur-Mer, France, for a port visit.

Rear Adm. Daniel Dwyer, chief of staff of Naval Forces Europe-Africa, shakes hands with members of the French ceremonial guard in Theoule-sur-Mer, France.

Rear Adm. Daniel Dwyer, right, chief of staff of Naval Forces Europe-Africa, speaks with a retired member of the French armed forces in Theoule-sur-Mer, France.

Rear Adm. Daniel Dwyer, chief of staff of Naval Forces Europe-Africa, participates in a wreath laying ceremony in Theoule-sur-Mer, France.

Sailors assigned to the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79) participate in a commemorative mass during the ship's port visit in Theole-Sur-Mer, France.

Sailors assigned to the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79) and members of the French ceremonial guard march in a parade during a port visit in Theole-Sur-Mer, France.

Brent Hardt, charge d'affaires of the U.S. Embassy in Paris, delivers remarks during a reception aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79).

Rear Adm. Daniel Dwyer, chief of staff of Naval Forces Europe-Africa, participates in a wreath laying ceremony in Theoule-sur-Mer, France.

Sailors assigned to the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79) and members of the French ceremonial guard march in a parade during a port visit in Theole-Sur-Mer, France.

Cmdr. Janice Smith, commanding officer of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79), welcomes Georges Botella, mayor of Theoule-sur-Mer, France, to a reception aboard the ship.

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79) departs Theoule-sur-Mer, France.

Command Master Chief Kim Feroni, right, command master chief of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79), shakes hands with Georges Botella, mayor of Theole-sur-Mer, France.

Command Master Chief Kim Feroni, command master chief of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79), salutes during a wreath laying ceremony in Theoule-sur-Mer, France.

Engineman 2nd Class Celene Pradoflores, center, assigned to Navy Operational Support Center Los Angeles, salutes during a ceremony honoring two Battle of Iwo Jima veterans at Los Angeles International Airport.

Master-at-Arms 2nd Class Lexus Johnson, right, assigned to Navy Operational Support Center Los Angeles, gives a command coin to Retired Boatswain's Mate Edmond Stearman, a Battle of Iwo Jima veteran.

A Sailor assigned to Navy Operational Support Center Los Angeles shakes hands with Retired Marine Cpl. Samuel Anderson, a Battle of Iwo Jima veteran, as he boards a flight to Iwo To, Japan.

Sailors assigned to Navy Operational Support Center Los Angeles salute Retired Marine Cpl. Samuel Anderson, a Battle of Iwo Jima veteran, as he boards a flight to Iwo To, Japan, at Los Angeles International Airport.

Itsunori Onodera, the Japanese Minister of Defense, pours water on the Iwo Jima memorial to honor the fallen Japanese and American service members during a wreath-laying presentation as part of the 73rd Reunion of Honor ceremony.

Marine Cpl. (Retired) Frank Campisano, left, Medal of Honor recipient and Chief Warrant Officer 4 (Retired) Hershal Williams and Navy Seaman (Retired) Harold Ronsen pay respect to their fallen comrades.

Rear Adm. Michael E. Boyle, commander of U.S. Naval Forces Korea, renders a salute during the 73rd annual United Nations Day ceremony at The U.N. Memorial Cemetery in Korea.

Flags representing various members of the United Nations are paraded during the 73rd annual United Nations Day ceremony at The U.N. Memorial Cemetery in Korea.

Rear Adm. Michael E. Boyle participates in a ceremonial wreath-laying ceremony on behalf of Gen. Vincent K. Brooks, commander of U.S. Forces Korea, during the 73rd annual United Nations Day ceremony at The U.N. Memorial Cemetery in Korea.