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Rear Adm. Kate Gregory, Chief of Civil Engineers and Commander, Naval Facilities Engineering Command, presents (top) the 2014 SW2 Robert D. Stethem Award to UTCS (SCW) Steven K. Harvey of NMCB 3 and presents (bottom) the 2014 Rear Adm. Lewis B. Combs Award to CEC (SCW/EXW) Cory T. Wright of Naval Engineering and Expeditionary Warfare Command.
Navy Secretary Ray Mabus (center) stands with (from left to right) Rear Adm. Martha Herb; EQCM (DV/SCW) Jeffrey J. Ingalls; CWO3 Tony Watson; Lt. Stuart Dahl; CUCM (DV/SCW) Kenneth M. Bowen; CE2 (DV/SCW) Clinton Lee Suggs; Patricia and Richard Stethem, parents of SW2 (DV) Robert D. Stethem; and Rear Adm. Katherine Gregory. Ingalls, Watson, Dahl, Bowen, Suggs and Stethem—members of UCT 1, Detachment November Mike 85—were honored during a Prisoner of War ceremony aboard Fort Lesley J. McNair in Washington, D.C., on April 24, with Mabus presenting the POW medal to Stethem posthumously. All six divers were taken prisoner after their commercial TWA flight was hijacked by Hezbollah terrorist in 1985.
Photo by Alan Lessig, Navy Times
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