USS MISSOURI
Decommissioning Ceremony

Decom Ceremony
Pentagon and other Governmental Dignitaries seated on the Foredeck
In the background Missouri Officers & Crew in ranks


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The backbone of the ship -
Chief Petty Officers and Petty Officers manning the rails


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Captain Kaiss gives his Farewell Address
End of an Era - USS Missouri Decommissioned & Captain Kaiss Retires


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Departing Missouri for the last time, the Crew marches across the Gangplank


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Concluding the Decommissioning Ceremony
Captain Kaiss goes ashore for the last time


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