COB Norm Bower and wife Glenda were in attendance.
Russ and daughter
Long time Albacore Park Board of Directors member Russ Van Billiard and his daughter.
A Little Dab Will Do Ya'
Face painting by Trading Faces Artistic Face Painting
Members of the Piscataqua Maritime Commission.
Mudhook provided sea chanties and folk songs to entertain the crowd.
Youngsters enjoying a WWII vintage BMW motorcycle and side car
German re-enactor in a shelter
Marblehead Base of the United States Submarine Veterans, Inc. cut-away model of USS Thresher SSN-593 lost with all hands ion 10 April 1963
Poster at the table where members of the Friends of Albacore were signing copies of their recently published book USS ALBACORE AGSS 569 AN ORAL HISTORY.
Jack Capt ATJ Naval History Day
Friends of Albacore Oral History contributors at the book signing. (L to R) then Lt. Jack Hunter, Captain Roy Springer and YN2(SS) Austin 'Butch' Jordan.
WWII GI shelter with a display of some of a soldier's equipment and arms.
WWII US Army Uniforms
Army re=enactors in period uniforms.
WWII Army Display
Re-enactors with a display of equipment typically carried by a US GI during WWII.
A display of German and United States uniforms from WWII.
PSMA Executive Director
Jim Craig introduces the next event in the busy schedule
CO USS New Hampshire SSN 778
Commander Jason Weed provides some introductory remarks before enlisting four new recruits to the Navy.
I, ...Do Solemnly Swear...
Cdr Weed administers the oath of allegiance to the new recruits.
Family members in attendance.
Former Chief of the Boat Norman Bower and Harry 'Bud' Fisher enjoy the program.
This cake was cut and slices offered to those in attendance