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News Note: Representative Gardner having invited the entire "Army Reserve" of sixteen men to a dinner, the suggestion of a "Bull Moose Survivor" banquet has been broached

Boy's Activities - War Work - Jack Ainsleigh, Boy Scout, and son of Capt. Ainsleigh of the barge, Lansford, and his pet chicken, the only animal survivor of the torpedoed barge

Ceremonies - England - American soldiers and sailors observe Dickens anniversary. This party of American soldiers and sailors in London observed the 105th anniversary of Charles Dickens. They placed wreaths on his grave in Westminster Abbey. In the center of the group is Mr. Edwin Drew the founder and sole survivor of the Dickens society

Photograph of Lone Survivor of a Once Beautiful Grove of Virgin Red Pine

A cameraman films the rescue of a "survivor" by pararescuemen of the 55th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Squadron, Eglin AFB, Fla. The sea rescue exercise is being staged for a movie production

A litter is dropped from a hovering HH-53 helicopter to pararescuemen of the 55th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Squadron, Eglin AFB, Florida, as they assist a "survivor" floating in the water. The sea rescue exercise is being staged for a movie production

Pararescuemen of the 55th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Squadron, Eglin AFB, Florida, are hoisted aboard a hovering HH-53 helicopter after recovering a "survivor" from the water. The sea rescue exercise is being staged for a movie production

A litter carrying a "survivor" is hoisted aboard a hovering HH-53 helicopter from the 55th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Squadron, Eglin AFB, Florida. The sea rescue exercise is being staged for a movie production

An HH-53 helicopter hovers low over the water as a pararescueman of the 55th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Squadron, Eglin AFB, FL, jumps in to assist a "survivor". The sea rescue is being staged for a movie production

Joplin, MO, May 21, 2014 -- A quote from a survivor of the 2011 Joplin tornado is on a memorial stone at the Butterfly Garden located at Cunningham Park. The memorial was dedicated on the third anniversary of the F5 Joplin tornado. (Photo by Steve Zumwalt/FEMA)

MSGT Wayne Fisk, wearing camouflage facial make-up, demonstrates combat extraction procedures of a survivor. MSGT Fisk, a pararescue specialist who devised this technique, was named one of the 10 most outstanding men in the United States for the 1980

A1C Scott Gearen and Dutch "survivor" MSGT Albert Van Rhijin are lifted aboard a CH-53 Sea Stallion helicopter during exercise REFORGER '80

AN H-46 helicopter from the Japanese Air Self Defense Force picks up a "survivor" from the water during Operation Cope Angel

A "survivor" is picked up from the water during Operation Cope Angel

AN H-46 helicopter from the Japanese Air Self Defense Force picks up a "survivor" from the water during Operation Cope Angel

A flight engineer straps a survivor onto a forest penetrator of a hovering CH-3E Jolly Green Giant helicopter. The airman is a 302nd Special Operations Squadron member rescuing guests from the blazing MGM Grand Hotel

An MGM Grand Hotel fire survivor is reeled into a hovering CH-53 Jolly Green Giant helicopter

A survivor from the destroyer ex-USS REID (DD-369) attends christening and launching ceremonies for the guided missile frigate USS REID (FFG-30) at the Todd Pacific Shipyards Corp., Los Angeles Div

Former Chief of Naval Operations and Survivor from the destroyer ex-USS REID (DD-369), Retired ADM Robert B. Carney speaks during christening and launching ceremonies for the guided missile frigate USS REID (FFG-30) at the Todd Pacific Shipyards Corp., Los Angeles Div

A survivor from the destroyer ex-USS REID (DD 369) attends christening and launching ceremonies for the guided missile frigate USS REID (FFG 30) at the Todd Pacific Shipyards Corp. Los Angeles Division

Members of the 106th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Group transfer a "survivor", aboard an HH-3 Pelican helicopter during Sentry Castle '81, a search and rescue exercise

An HH-3 Pelican helicopter from the 106th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Group flies over prior to picking up a "survivor" during Sentry Castle '81, a search and rescue exercise

A view of an HH-3 Jolly Green Giant helicopter from the 106th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Group as it lands to pick up a "survivor" during Sentry Castle '81, a search and rescue exercise

Members of the 106th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Group pick up a "survivor", to be transferred aboard an HH-3 Pelican helicopter during Sentry Castle '81, a search and rescue exercise

SSGT Charles Sumerlin of the Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Squadron (ARRS) stands by to load a DATU KALANTIAW survivor aboard an HH-3 Jolly Green Giant helicopter, after the Philippine destroyer escort ship capsized

SSGT Lockland Jeffries (center) talks with a survivor of the capsized Philippine destroyer escort ship DATU KALANTIAW, during Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Squadron (ARRS) operations

TECH. SGT. Ronald L. Mills, a medical crew member assigned to the 73rd Aeromedical Airlift Squadron, uses a puppet to calm a young survivor of the DC-10 passenger aircraft crash in Malaga, Spain, during an aeromedical evacuation flight aboard a Military Airlift Command C-9 Nightingale aircraft

CAPT. Frank Gray, a "survivor" of a downed aircraft watches as two HH-53 Super Jolly helicopters from the 67th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Squadron arrive to rescue him during pararescue training

CAPT. Frank Gray, a "survivor" of a downed aircraft watches as two HH-53 Super Jolly helicopters from the 67th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Squadron arrive to rescue him during pararescue training

A pararescue specialist aims his M-60 machine gun out the door of an HH-3E helicopter as rescue forces retrieve a "survivor" during Condor CRTE '82, a combat rescue exercise designed to give reservists battlefield experience

A "survivor" uses a signal mirror to signal rescuers during Exercise JUNGLE THUNDER

A para-jumper (a rescue specialist) wearing water survival gear, jumps into water from a helicopter to assist a "survivor" during Exercise JUNGLE THUNDER

A "survivor" uses a radio to contact a rescue helicopter during Exercise JUNGLE THUNDER

A survivor of the World War II destroyer escort USS SAMUEL B. ROBERTS (DE 413) attends the commissioning ceremony for the guided missile frigate USS CARR (FFG 52) at Todd Pacific Shipyards Corp. The USS CARR is named in honor of GUNNER's Mate 3rd Class Paul Henry Carr (1924-1944), who died heroically aboard the USS SAMUEL B. ROBERTS during the battle off the coast of Samar

A survivor of the World War II destroyer escort USS SAMUEL B. ROBERTS (DE 413) attend the commissioning ceremony for the guided missile frigate USS CARR (FFG 52) at Todd Pacific Shipyards Corp. The USS CARR is named in honor of GUNNER's Mate 3rd Class Paul Henry Carr (1924-1944), who died heroically aboard the USS SAMUEL B. ROBERTS during the battle off the coast of Samar

A pararescueman and a"survivor"are hoisted aboard an HH-3E Jolly Green Giant helicopter during Exercise TEAM SPIRIT'86

Jack Roberts, a survivor of the first SAMUEL B. ROBERTS (DE 413), attends the commissioning of the guided missile frigate USS SAMUEL B. ROBERTS (FFG 58)

A survivor of the destroyer escort SAMUEL B. ROBERTS (DE 413), which was sunk during World War II, attends the commissioning of the guided missile frigate USS SAMUEL B. ROBERTS (FFG 58)

A survivor of the destroyer escort SAMUEL B. ROBERTS (DE 413), which was sunk in World War II, attends the commissioning of the guided missile frigate USS SAMUEL B. ROBERTS (FFG 58)

A diver assists an aircrewman into a survivor's sling so he can be hoisted aboard a Helicopter Anti-submarine Squadron 10 (HS-10) SH-3H Sea King helicopter during a Deep Water Environmental Survival Training (DWEST) class. Forty Navy, Marine Corps, and Army pilots and aircrew personnel are participating in the last DWEST class to be conducted by the Fleet Aviation Specialized Operational Training Group, Pacific Fleet

A diver assists an aircrewman into a survivor's sling so he can be hoisted aboard a helicopter during a Deep Water Environmental Survival Training (DWEST) class. Forty Navy, Marine Corps, and Army pilots and aircrew personnel are participating in the last DWEST class to be conducted by the Fleet Aviation Specialized Operational Training Group, Pacific Fleet

Raymond Sandlin, center, an Army Air Corps survivor of the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor, is interviewed by CHIEF Photographer's Mate Chet King of the Pacific Fleet Imaging Command while Sandlin's escort, PO1 F. Scott Wilson, right, looks on. Sandlin is listening to the music of the U.S. Pacific Fleet Band as they play period tunes during Remembrance Day ceremonies at the USS ARIZONA Memorial Visitors Center commemorating the 50th anniversary of the bombing

Photographer's Mate 2nd Class Dan Smith, center, and another cameraman videotape the audience at the USS ARIZONA Memorial Visitors Center during Survivor's Day ceremonies honoring the sailors and Marines of the battleships that were sunk or damaged in the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor

MASTER Cheif Aerographer's Mate Steve Walton escorts USS ARIZONA survivor Henry Davison at the USS ARIZONA Memorial Visitors Center during 50th anniversary Remembrance Day ceremonies. Davison was the officer of the deck on Dec. 7, 1941, when the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor and sank the USS ARIZONA

The crew of the USS MISSOURI (BB-63) mans the rail as it arrives in port on Survivor's Day, when the sailors and Marines of the battleships that were sunk or damaged in the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor are honored. The battleship, the last of its kind in commission, is deployed to help commemorate the 50th anniversary of the bombing

Medal of Honor winner CAPT Donald K. Ross, USN (ret.), who was engineering officer aboard the USS NEVADA (BB-36) on the day of the attack on Pearl Harbor, and CAPT Joseph K. Taussig Jr., USN (ret.), who was awarded the Navy Cross for heroism, reminisce during Survivor's Day ceremonies. The event honors the sailors and Marines of the battleships that were sunk or damaged in the Dec. 7, 1941, bombing

Front row guests LGEN Royal N. Moore, Commanding General, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing; ADM Robert J. Kelly, Commander in CHIEF, U.S. Pacific Fleet; and Secretary of the Navy H. Lawrence Garrett III and their wives chat before Survivor's Day ceremonies at the USS ARIZONA Memorial Visitors Center. The event honors the sailors and Marines of the battleships that were sunk or damaged in the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor

Secretary of the Navy H. Lawrence Garrett III greets a guest during Survivor's Day ceremonies at the USS ARIZONA Memorial Visitors Center honoring the sailors and Marines of the battleships that were sunk or damaged in the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor

The USS MISSOURI (BB-63) arrives in port on Survivor's Day, when the sailors and Marines of the battleships that were sunk or damaged in the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor are honored. The battleship, the last of its kind in commission, is deployed to help commemorate the 50th anniversary of the bombing

CPO Terry Clancy stands by the memorial wreath for the USS WEST VIRGINIA (BB-48) during Survivor's Day ceremonies at the USS ARIZONA Memorial Visitors Center. The event honors the sailors and Marines of the battleships that were sunk or damaged in the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor

PO2 Ric Walker stands by the memorial wreath for the USS TENNESSEE (BB-43) during Survivor's Day ceremonies at the USS ARIZONA Memorial Visitors Center. The event honors the sailors and Marines of the battleships that were sunk or damaged in the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor

Jean Glaubitz, wife of Gerald A. Glaubitz, Mayor of Morningside, Maryland, holds a needlework memento of remembrance during Survivor's Day ceremonies at the USS ARIZONA Memorial Visitors Center. The event honors the sailors and Marines of the battleships that were sunk or damaged in the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor

Secretary of the Navy H. Lawrence Garrett III speaks with RADM Larry G. Vogt, director for plans and policy, Commander in CHIEF, U.S. Pacific Fleet, during Survivor's Day ceremonies at the USS ARIZONA Memorial Visitors Center. The event honors the sailors and Marines of the battleships that were sunk or damaged in the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor

The deck crew of the USS MISSOURI (BB-63) handles the mooring lines as the battleship arrives in port on Survivor's Day, when the sailors and Marines of the battleships that were sunk or damaged in the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor are honored. The battleship, the last of its kind in commission, is deployed to help commemorate the 50th anniversary of the bombing

The USS MISSOURI (BB-63) arrives in port on Survivor's Day, when the sailors and Marines of the battleships that were sunk or damaged in the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor are honored. In the background is the USS Arizona Memorial, under which rests the sunken ship and the tomb of most of its crew

CAPT Donald K. Ross, USN (Ret.), a survivor of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and a Medal of Honor recipient, converses with Mrs. Bray after re-enlisting her husband, PO Don Bray. The re-enlistment took place during the dedication of the USS NEVADA Memorial at Hospital Point, part of an observance commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Japanese attack

CAPT Donald K. Ross, USN (Ret.), a survivor of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and a Medal of Honor recipient, re-enlists PO Don Bray during the dedication of the USS NEVADA Memorial at Hospital Point. The ceremony is taking place as part of an observance commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Japanese attack

CAPT Donald K. Ross, USN (Ret.), a survivor of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and a Medal of Honor recipient, leads the audience in a rendition of God Bless America during the dedication of the USS NEVADA MEMORIAL at Hospital Point. The dedication is taking place as part of an observance commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Japanese attack

CAPT. Donald K. Ross, USN (Ret.) and Mrs. Ross converse with MASTER SGT. Roger Roll and his wife following the dedication of the USS NEVADA Memorial at Hospital Point. The ceremony is part of an observance commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Ross is a survivor of the Pearl Harbor attack and a Medal of Honor recipient while Roll is a veteran of Operation Desert Storm

Irvin and Elisie Obermeyer are greeted by Cryptologic Technician O (Communications) 2nd Class Jeanine Silva, left, and Data Processing Technician/SEAMAN Jeana Matheson upon arrival at the Visitors Center. Mr. Obermeyer, a survivor of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, will be attending the observance commemorating the 50th anniversary of the event

CWO Robert J. Peth, USN (Ret.), a survivor of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, speaks with MASTER CHIEF Photographer's Mate Mitchell following ceremonies commemorating the 50th anniversary of the event

Dr. George Gentile, a 4th Marine Division veteran and a member of the Iwo Jima Survivor's Association, attends the memorial service at the Reunion of Honor Memorial atop Mount Suribachi. The ceremony commemorated the 50th anniversary of the battle for Iwo Jima and was attended by hundreds of both American and Japanese veterans

Chester "Chet" Foluke, a 5th Marine Division veteran and a member of the Iwo Jima Survivor's Association is shown in attendance at the memorial service at the Reunion of Honor Memorial atop Mount Suribachi. The ceremony commemorated the 50th anniversary of the battle for Iwo Jima and was attended by both American and Japanese veterans

LT. Guertin and LT. Curly survivor from a simulated F-18 crash, use a map with the GPS (Global Positioning System) to find out their location in the state of New Mexico

US Navy LT. Guertin, role playing as a survivor from a simulated F-18 crash, uses a portable global positioning system to pinpoint his location on a map of the state of New Mexico during the annual air defense exercise

LT. Curly, a survivor from a simulated F-18 crash, uses his reflecting mirror to show the location to friendly forces flying above him in the New Mexico desert

US Navy LT. Guertin, role playing as a survivor from a simulated F-18 crash, uses a portable global positioning system during the annual air defense exercise

LT. Guertin, survivor from a simulated F-18 crash, uses a red died smoke to show where they are so the rescue team can find them somewhere in the New Mexico Desert

An HH-60G Pave Hawk from the 56th Rescue Squadron, Keflavik NAS, performs a rescue of a simulated downed airman off the coast of Iceland. During the rescue of the airman, a pararescueman jumps from the helicopter to help the survivor into the stretcher so he may be hoisted from the water. The simulated rescue is part of NORTHERN VIKING '95

AIRMAN 1ST Class Lisa Fullencamp takes a report and logs names (simulated casualties) in the casualty report from the Battle STAFF. As part of the ORI, when simulated casualties were declared dead it was the responsibility of the Personnel Control Center and the Casualty Reporting Team to request replacements, notify the next of kin, and start survivor benefits. The 21st Space Wing's Operational Readiness Inspection was conducted at Cheyenne Mountain Air Station and Peterson AFB, Colo., 13 to 17 February 1996. The Inspector General's Team tested their ability to respond to battle conditions, power outages, mobility deployments, aircraft and automobile accidents, hostage situations, bomb ...

Summertime view of Mostar. Built shortly before 1553 AD, this smaller version of the Mostar bridge was used to test the new bridge design. Since the final bridge was destroyed by Croatian forces, it stands the survivor of the civil war, with battle scars. In accordance with the Dayton Accords, under which Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR (the multi-national peace mission in Bosnia) functions, the provision of a secure environment is at the heart of the reconstruction effort in Bosnia

US Air Force SENIOR Airmen (SRA) Jose Olivieri of the 15th Air Base Wing Honor Guard, Hickam AFB, Hawaii, stand guard as Mr. Robert May a survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor, describes how he survived the Japanese bombers by hiding in a manhole. US Air Force Colonel (COL) Bruce Brown (seated), Commander, 15th Air Base Wing, and USAF Major (MAJ) Joseph Davis (standing) are also in attendance

Mr. Robert May "survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor" and US Air Force Colonel (COL) Bruce Brown, Commander, 15th Air Base Wing, Hickam AFB, Hawaii carry a wreath at the Hickam AFB Memorial during a twilight ceremony

US Air Force Colonel (COL) Bruce Brown, Commander of the 15th Air Base Wing, Hickam AFB, Hawaii, Mr. Robert May a survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor and USAF Major (MAJ) Joseph E. Davis salute as members of the 15th Air Base Wing Honor Guard raise the Flag during a twilight ceremony held at Hickam Air Force Base

During a twilight ceremony, COL. Bruce Brown, Commander of the 15th Air Base Wing, speaks in memory of those who gave their lives on December 7, 1941. Standing beside COL. Brown is attack survivor Robert May of the 11th Bombardment Wing. Seated in the background are Chaplain Thomas Kelly and MAJ. Joseph Davis

A survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor, Mr. Keith Hill, at the USS ARIZONA Memorial Visitor Center, Pearl Harbor, HI. Mr. Hill was aboard the USS WEST VIRGINIA during the Pearl Harbor attack

[Severe Storms/Flooding] East Grand Forks, MN, 04/25/1997 -- FEMA Director James Lee Witt speaks with a flood survivor in East Grand Forks, MN. FEMA/David Saville

At a memorial service the 66th Rescue Squadron displays twelve wreaths with yellow roses and a photo of each airman killed in a helicopter accident. The service is in the Thunderbird Hangar, Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, while hundreds gather to mourn the loss. The airmen died when two HH-60G Pavehawk helicopters crashed 25 miles north of Indian Springs in the Pintwater Mountain Range, at night, during a simulated rescue mission of a survivor on the ground

MASTER Sergeant Hank Wiswell from the 66th Rescue Squadron pins a memento on the scarf during the memorial ceremony for the twelve airmen killed in the helicopter accident. The airmen died when two HH-60G Pavehawk helicopters crashed 25 miles north of Indian Springs in the Pintwater Mountain Range, at night, during a simulated rescue mission of a survivor on the ground

Outside the Thunderbird hangar two HH-60G Pavehawk helicopters on display with twelve helmets symbolize the airmen killed in a helicopter accident. The airmen died when two HH-60G Pavehawk helicopters crashed 25 miles north of Indian Springs in the Pintwater Mountain Range, at night, during a simulated rescue mission of a survivor on the ground

US Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Wendy Brabender from the 436th Services Squadron, hands off the memorial wreath to Felix M. Grieder, 436th Airlift Wing Commander and Benjamin Bowings, Pearl Harbor survivor as Retired General Fred Vetter, former 436th Airlift Wing Commander looks on. Ceremony held at the AMC Museum at Dover AFB

During the Annual Pearl Harbor memorial ceremony at Dover AFB, James Beuter, a Pearl Harbor Survivor, leads the assembly in the Pledge of Allegiance to the United States of America

Military Photographer of the Year Winner 1999 TITLE: "Rescue" CATEGORY: Portfolio PLACE: Second Place Portfolio CAPTION INFORMATION: A pair of pararescue instructors drag a "survivor" through the live-fire obstacle range, managed by the Department of Energy at Kirtland AFB, New Mexico, during a live ammunition training exercise. IMAGE FILE #DD-SP-01-00042

In the hospital gym shared by both cardiac rehabilitation patients and hospital staff, US Air Force First Lieutenant James Weinstein (center), a dietician assigned to Wilford Hall, and USAF retired Colonel Earnie Breeden, a volunteer, talk with USAF retired Technical Sergeant Ruben Aantu, a heart attack survivor, as he works out on the tread mill. A dedicated group of caregivers at Wilford Hall Medical Center is helping people recover from and live with Heart related ailments. This photograph is from the November 1999 AIRMAN Magazine article "Affairs of the Heart"

Straight on medium close-up shot at nighttime through a Starlight System as a US Air Force MASTER Sergeant Dan P. Svymbersky, left Life Support Instuctor assigned to the 182nd Airlift Wing, Illinois, Air National Guard, Peoria, Illinois and Aviation Warfare Systems Operator (AW2) Brian L. Toman, right assigned to the Naval Strike and Air Warfare Center, NAS Fallon, Nevada review survivor radio transmission techniques. Desert Rescue is a Joint Service Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR) exercise designed to fully integrate planning and execution of both immediate and dedicated missions

Right side profile, medium shot at nighttime, through a Starlight System as a US Air Force MSGT Dan P. Svymbersky, left Life Support Instuctor assigned to the 182nd Airlift Wing, Illinois Air National Guard, Peoria, IL acting as a simulated F-18 survivor uses the "firefly" strobe device to signal friendly forces of his location. Desert Rescue is a Joint Service Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR) exercise designed to fully integrate planning and execution of both immediate and dedicated missions

US Air Force MASTER Sergeant Vincent Cephous of the 89th Air Wing, Civil Engineering Squadron, Andrew AIr Force Base, Maryland, is lacing the tent skin of the Survivor Recovery Center at Fort A.P. Hill, Virgina, during Exercise Crisis Look 00-03

A US Air Force ADVON (Advanced Echelon) team member, SENIOR AIRMAN Ryon Ajello, of the 89th Civil Engineering Squadron, Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland, secures the rain cover support post on Survivor Recovery Center tent at Fort A.P Hill, Virgina, during Exercise Crisis Look 00-03

Injured USS COLE (DDG 67) survivor SEAMAN Recruit (SNR) Kesha Stidham hugs a shipmate during the memorial service held on Pier 12 at Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia

Injured USS COLE (DDG 67) survivor SEAMAN Recruit (SNR) Kesha Stidham hugs a shipmate during the memorial service held on Pier 12 at Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia

Gas Turbine Systems (GS) Nicholas Burnworth, a survivor of the terrorist attack on the USS COLE (DDG-67), attends the memorial service for his deceased, missing and surviving shipmates

A US Air Force Pararescueman (Right) from the the 129th Air Rescue Wing, Moffett Field, Mountain View, California, and two Commandos of the Chilean Air Force treat a "survivor" in a mock disaster response in the Atacama Desert of northern Chile. The disaster scenario was part of a joint-nation exercise, CHILE TCA 2000, between the California Air National Gaurd, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, and the Fuerza Aerea de Chile

Chilean commandos and a US Air Force pararescueman from the 129th Air Rescue Wing, Moffett Field, Mountain View, California, rush an injured survivor of a simulated aircraft disaster to the collection point following inital medical response. The exercise, CHILE TCA 2000, staged in the Atacama Desert of northern Chile, involved personnel from the California Air National Guard, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas and the Fuerza Aerea de Chile

Congressman Rob Andrews, (third from right), Pearl Harbor Survivor Al Matthews (right), Bryan Burns, (second from right), and the Camden County Vocational School Horticulture Students board the Battleship USS New Jersey during the Memorial Wreath Ceremony at Congressman Rob Andrews' 10th Annual Pearl Harbor Commemoration. The USS New Jersey (BB 62), now a historical museum, is docked at the Broadway Terminal in Camden, New Jersey

Congressman Rob Andrews, (second from left), Pearl Harbor Survivor Al Matthews, (right), Bryan Burns (third from right), and the Camden County Vocational School Horticulture Students drop a wreath off the bow of the USS New Jersey during the Memorial Wreath Ceremony, at Congressman Rob Andrews' 10th Annual Pearl Harbor Commemoration. The USS New Jersey (BB 62), now a historical museum, is docked at the Broadway Terminal in Camden, New Jersey

Veterans and special guests gather to listen as Pearl Harbor Survivor Al Matthews shares his experience at Congressman Rob Andrews' 10th Annual Pearl Harbor Commemoration next to the Battleship USS New Jersey (BB 62), now a historical museum, docked at the Broadway Terminal in Camden, New Jersey

Pearl Harbor Survivor, Al Matthews, speaks beside the USS New Jersey during Rob Andrews' 10th Annual Pearl Harbor Commemoration at the Broadway Terminal in Camden, New Jersey. Mr. Matthews was a member of the 52nd Field Artillery, 24th Division at Schofield Barracks during the Pearl Harbor attack

A Delaware area survivor of Pearl Harbor and US Air Force Colonel Mills of the 436th Air Wing, Dover Air Force Base, Delaware, present a wreath during the Pearl Harbor Day Remembrance Ceremony held at the Air Mobility Command (AMC) Museum, Dover AFB

A Delaware area Pearl Harbor survivor and a US Air Force member participate in the wreath ceremony during the Pearl Harbor Day Remembrance Ceremony held at the Air Mobility Command (AMC) Museum, Dover Air Force Base, Delaware

A Delaware area Pearl Harbor survivor and a US Air Force member participate in the wreath ceremony during the Pearl Harbor Day Remembrance Ceremony held at the Air Mobility Command (AMC) Museum, Dover Air Force Base, Delaware