Member Activities & Photos
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May 30, 2020


Gano camp 2292 of Grapevine member Kyle Sims (in blue shirt)and Belo Camp 49 of Dallas associate member and Louisiana Division
member Stan Hudson (in black shirt) visit the Dallas Robert E. Lee Monument down in the Big Bend area. Lee still rides high and proud in Texas


May 21, 2020
34th Texas Cavalry Camp #2283 Palo Pinto County, Texas

Aaron Gragg (pictured on the right) was sworn in as a member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans on Thursday night May 21st. Conducting the swearing-in ceremony was Camp Commander Randall Erwin.


May 12, 2020

Judge Roy Bean Camp Swearing in new compatriots. Picture on left: From Left, Arlie Sparkman, First Lt. Commander, Evans Turpin,
2nd Lt. Commander, Terry Keith and Bob Hazelwood, Adjutant. Picture on right: Bob Hazelwood, Adjutant, Ernest Woodward, Ron Abner, Commander.


February 22, 2020

The 3rd Brigade of the Texas Division hosted a Training Seminar on Saturday the 22nd. Appreciation goes to the organizers and instructors:
(l-to-r) Allen Hearrean, Kyle Sims, Festus Allcock, John McCammon, Lt Commander Craig Stone, Frank Bussey, and Barry Turnage.


February 18, 2020

Texas Division Lt Commander and Camp.Commander Craig Stone presents award to Sheila Randolph after she gave a great presentation on "Jim Crow laws & Freedom Rider Marry Curtis Lee"
at the Unreconstructed Brigadier General Richard M. Gano Camp 2292 at Chill Bar&Grill in Grapevine, TX.


February 8, 2020

Newly rectified Hood's Texas Camp 153 Light Artillery Crew, Left to Right: Camp Adjutant Rodney Seiler,
Artillery Sergeant Major Bill Manuel, Camp Historian Darryel Perry, and 2ndvLt. Commander Dustin Seiler. At Fort Concho in San Angelo


January 26, 2020

Texas Division 6th Brigade 2 Lt. Commander and Hood's Texas Brigade Camp 153 Commander George Foulds.
Visiting the Jefferson Davis Monument in Brownsville, Texas


January 19, 2020
Hood's Texas Brigade Camp 153 San Antonio, Texas. Flagged the Confederate Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas in Honor of Confederate Veterans Day and Robert E. Lee Birthday.

Photo 1 - The flagging crew Left to Right; Color Sergeant Robert 'Bobby" Moore, Lt. Commander George Delbert "Bubba" Cheek, Adjutant Rodney Seiler, and 2nd Lt. Commander Dustin Seiler. Photo 2 - Confederate Cemetery San Antonio, Texas after the flagging crew finished flagging.


January 18, 2020
Harlingen, Texas at the Old City Cemetery
Hood's Texas Brigade Camp 153 with Lone Star Grey's Camp 1953. Join the Rip Ford Camp 2216 Harli in Brownsville, Texas for a Memorial Service for the Confederate Soldiers laid to rest there.

Photo 1- Trans-Mississippi Old Guard Rifle squad from Hood's Texas Brigades Camp 153 with members of the Rip Ford Camp 2216 along with members of the Cub Scout Pack 911 San Benito
Photo 2 - Left to Right; 2nd Lt. Commander Fred Middleton Camp 2216, Lt. Commander Camp 2216, Tara Putegnat Director of the Brownsville Historical Commission,
Commander Camp 2216 Dan Kelly, Texas Division 6th Brigade 2nd Lt. Commander and Hood's Texas Brigade Camp 153 Commander George Foulds, Texas Division Lt. Commander
and Lone Star Grey's Camp 1953 Commander John McCammon.
Photo 3 - Rifle squad from Hood's Texas Brigades Camp 153 Trans-Mississippi Old Guard. along
with members of the Rip Ford Camp 2216 along with members of Boy Scout Troop 189 Brownsville, Texas.
Photo 4 - JROTC Cadet from Hanna High School playing Taps.


January 09, 2020
2020 Camp officers of Hood's Texas Brigade, Camp #153 - San Antonio, TX.

From L to R: Commander - George Foulds Surgaon - Beck Steiner 1st Lt. Commander - George "Bubba" Cheek 2nd Lt. Commander - Dustin Seiler 3rd Lt. Commander
Richard Neely Chaplin - Mike Reynolds Color Sergeant - Bobby Moore Adjutant - Rodney Seiler Historian - Darryl Perry Sworn in by by 6th Brigade Lt. Commander, John McCammon.


December 16, 2019
Hood's Texas Brigade Camp 153 San Antonio, Texas

Clean the 2 mile stretch of highway they have adopted. To do their part to keep Texas clean. Photo Left to Right; Richard Neely, Beck Steiner, camps Lt. Commander Mark Riser,
Woody Woodward, and Color Sergeant Bobby Moore. The photo was taken by 6th Brigade Lt. Commander John McCammon who is also Commander of Camp 1953.


December 16, 2019
Hood's Texas Brigade Camp 153 San Antonio, Texas

Hood's Texas Brigade Camp 153 San Antonio, Texas. Donated 166 toys to San Antonio Children's Protective Services. December 16, 2019. Photo 1-Toys collected by the camp 166 toys Photo 2 - Left to Right; 6th Brigade 2nd Lt. Commander and Hood's Camp 153 Commander George Foulds, Hood's Camp 153 Past Commander William "Bill" Smith, and Hood's Camp 153 Compatriot John Devers. Photo - 3 Left to Right; San Antonio Child Protective Services Mary Lou Rendon, Commander George Foulds, and Compatriot John Devers.


December 07, 2019
Hood's Texas Brigade Camp #153 San Antonio, Texas
Merry on Main Lighted Christmas Parade Pleasanton, Texas

The float took 2nd place on December 7, 2019. Hood' Texas Brigade Camp 153 was joined by members of Medina Grey's Camp 2254, AM Hobby Camp 713 and 6th Brigade Lt. Commander
and Lone Star Grey's Camp 1953 Commander John McCammon along with 6th Brigade 2nd Lt. Commander and Hood's Texas Brigade Camp 153 Commander George Foulds.


November 30, 2019
Christmas in Comfort, Texas night Parade

Hood's Texas Brigade Camp #153 San Antonio, Texas Joining Hood's Commander of Lonestar Grey's and 6th Brigade Lt. Commander John McCammon along Hondo, Texas Camp 2254 Commander Charles Thacker and Lt Commander James Palling. Hoods Camp 153 members George Bubba Cheek, Chaplin Mike Reynolds, and wife Katie, Kenny Wright, Adjutant Rodney Seiler & wife Joann', Judy Reeves,3rd Lt. Commander Dustin Seiler, Historian Lesslie Perry & wife Paula,& 6th Brigade 2nd Lt. Commander and Hood'Camp 153 Commander George Foulds


November 23, 2019
Hoods Texas Brigade Camp #153 San Antonio, Texas

At Christmas in God's Country Parade Hondo, Texas. Joined with Medina County Grey's Camp 2254, Lone Star Grey's Camp 1953, Williams County Greys Camp 502,
TSOCR Chapter 4. Along with 6th Brigade Lt. Commander John McCammon and 6th Brigade 2nd Lt. Commander George Foulds.


November 22, 2019
Hood's Texas Brigade Camp 153

Light Artillery at the Lytle middle school for their History Fair educating 6th, 7th & 8th grade students.
Adjutant Rodney Seiler did a wonderful presentation on the true cause of the War of Northern Agression.
2nd Lt. Commander Dustin Seiler, explained Texas' role in the War and how the artillery won the battles of Sabine Pass and of Corpus Christi.
Photo left to right Bill Manuel, Dustin Seiler, Kenny Wright, and Rodney Seiler.


November 14, 2019
Hoods Texas Brigade Camp 153 San Antonio,Texas

Commander and 6th Brigade 2nd Lt. Commander George P. Foulds left is persented the David O. Dodd Award for recruiting 5 or more members 18 years or younger.
Presenting the award is 6th Brigade Lt. Commander and Commander of Lone Star Greys Camp 1953.


November 09, 2019

Left to right: Shelby Little 6th Brigade Commander on ground left of banner Behind him in grey uniform, red piping, face in shadow is Rodney Seiler(Hoods), Richard Chaffee in grey feathered hat (camp 59), next to him sitting in black is Linda Turner of the Georgetown camp 502, behind her/above is Bobby Moore, Hood’s, he is wearing black with light blue shirt, Standing in butternut with medals, long hair is Dustin Seiler, in front of him sitting with plaid dress is Teresa Chapman, next to her, his face in shadow, with first national cap, is Tommy Turner Georgetown camp and the handsome fellow with the Army Cap and nice sports jacket is John Commander of the San Marcos Camp, oh yeah, you figured that one out. Photographer is John McCammon


November 06, 2019
Hood's Texas Brigade Camp #153 San Antonio, Texas

Left to Right in the photo Charles Thacker Commander of the Medina County Greys Camp 2254,
Center set. Major Bill Manuel Hood's Camp 153, and right Sgt. Kenny Wright Hood's Camp 153. At Lytle, Texas


November 02, 2019

Members of the Ft Worth RE Lee camp 239 and the Grapevine Richard M. Gano Camp 2292 placed a new headstone for POW Confederate veteran Sgt. Jessie M. Justice.


November 02, 2019
Ft Worth Robert E. Lee Camp 239 Graves Committee Meeting and placement of the now restored Handley Cemetery sign


October 5, 2019 and October 10, 2019 Come And Take It Parade Hood's Camp Monthly Meeting

1- Members of the, SCV Medina Greys, Camp #2254, Hood's Texas Brigade, Camp #153 and the Texas Society Order of Confederate Rose-Alamo Rose, Chapter #4
participate in the "Come and Take It Parade", commemorating the Battle of Gonzales. Gonzales, TX. Taken-Oct. 5th, 2015
2- Mrs. Eileen Lehmberg, Past Director of the Texas Society Order of Confederate Rose, Inc. was presented the Commander's Certificate of Appreciation
for all loving years of supporting the 6th Brigade-Texas Division SCV. Presented by Lt. Commander Mark Riser at the Hood’s Camp Monthly Meeting on Oct. 10th 2019.
Eileen is well known in the SCV for her program, "The Working Women of the South.”


September 21, 2019 and September 22, 2019
Medina Greys, Camp #2254 and Hood's Texas Brigade, Camp #153
Medina Co. Fair and Parade

1 - Members of SCV Medina Greys, Camp #2254-Hondo, Tx., SCV Hood's Texas Brigade, Camp #153-San Antonio, Tx. & TSOCR, Inc.
Alamo Rose Chapter #4 with 6th Brigade Commander Shelby Little and 6th Brigade Lt Commander John McCammon at the Medina Co. Parade. Taken (Sept. 21st, 2019)
2 - Our latest expansion, Hood's Texas Brigade Light Artillery! A 3lbs. 1776 Grasshopper Cannon
on loan from our Artillery Sergeant Major, Bill Manual as part of the Medina Co. parade. (Sep. 21st, 2019)
3 – Our Living History Camp Set Up with members of SCV Medina Greys, Camp #2254-Hondo, Tx., SCV Hood's Texas Brigade, Camp #153-San Antonio, Tx.
& TSOCR, Inc. Alamo Rose Chapter #4 all ready to share the true history of the south. (Sep. 21st, 2019)
4 – Hood's Texas Brigade Lt. Artillery: Camp 3rd Lt. Commander Dustin Seiler and Camp Adjutant Rodney Seiler
fire off the 1776-3lbs. "Grasshopper" to get the crowds attention at the Medina Co. Fair. (Sep. 21st, 2019)
5 – Members of the Trans-Mississippi Old Guard: Hood’s Camp Historian Darryel Perry, Medina Greys Camp Commander Charles Thacker, 6th Brig. Lt. Commander John McCammon,
Hood’s Camp Color Sergeant Bobby more with TMOG Sergeant Bubba Check line up for inspection before a black powder rifle demonstration at the Medina Co. Fair. (Sep. 21st, 2019)
6 – Hood’s Camp Adjutant Rodney Seiler at his finest at the Medina Co. Fair. (Sep. 21st, 2019)


September 14, 2019
Hood’s Texas Brigade Camp 153 Commander George Foulds presents the camps newest member Clemente Galindo with is membership certificate



August 15, 2019
Hood’s Texas Brigade, Camp #153 – San Antonio, TX.
Police Appreciation Day, Atascosa Co., TX.

1. Hood's Texas Brigade Camp 153 Commander and Texas Division 6th Brigade 2nd Lt. Commander George Foulds. Presented a Service Appreciation Award to the
Atascosa County Sheriff's Department. Photo Left to Right; Commander George Foulds and Major; Matthew Miller of the Sheriff's Department. August 15, 2019
2. Hood's Texas Brigade Camp 153 Commander and Texas Division 6th Brigade 2nd Lt. Commander George Foulds. Presented a Service Appreciation Award to the
Jourdanton, Texas Police Department. Photo Left to Right; Commander George Foulds, and Chief of Police Eric Kaiser. August 15,2019
3. Hood's Texas Brigade Camp 153 Commander and Texas Division 6th Brigade 2nd Lt. Commander George Foulds. Presented a Service Appreciation Award to the
Pleasanton, Texas Police Department. Photo Left to Right; Officer Delgadillo, Commander George Foulds, and Officer DeLeon. August 15,2019
4. Hood's Texas Brigade Camp 153 Commander and Texas Division 6th Brigade 2nd Lt. Commander George Foulds. Presented a Service Appreciation Award
to the Poteet, Texas Police Department. Photo Left to Right; Police Administrator Faye Oldham and Commander George Foulds. August 15,2019.


August 13, 2019
Hood's Texas Brigade Camp #153 San Antonio, Texas
Donates Stuffed Animals to the Bulverde, Texas Police Department

The camp collected 53 stuffed animals to donate to the Bulverde, Texas Police Department for the officer to use for children when needed in a bad situation.
Photos left to right; Camp 153 Commander George Foulds and Bulverde Police officer Charles Leadford.


August 10, 2019
SCV Texas Division 2nd & 6th Brigade
Junction, Texas Parade

Sons of Confederate Veterans Texas Division 6th Brigade officers working across Brigade lines with the 2nd Brigade at the Junction, Texas Parade August 10, 2019. Photo left to right; 6th Brigade Lt. Commander and Camp 1953 Commander John McCammon, 6th Brigade 2nd Lt. Commander and Hoods Texas Brigade camp 153 Commander George Foulds.


August 08, 2019
Hood’s Texas Brigade, Camp #153 – San Antonio. TX
Presentations of Awards & Certificates

1. Hoods Texas Brigade Camp 153 San Antonio, Texas. Compatriot Hugh Caraway is presented with his Sons of Confederate Veterans Life Membership at the Camps Monthly meeting.
Photo l-r; Camp Commander and 6th Brigade 2nd Lt. Commander George Foulds, Camp Compatriot Hugh Caraway, 6th Brigade Lt. Commander and Camp 1953 Commander John McCammon.
2. Camp 153 Commander and 6th Brigade 2nd Lt. Commander left receives a Sliver Cross from 6th Brigade Lt. Commander John McCammon for his service to the SCV and the 6th Brigade.
3. Camp 153. Cadet Cale Reid Cavarra received from the Sons of Confederate Veterans Commander - in - Chief the Commander - in - Chief Award. Cadet Cavarra is the first Cadet to ever receive the award. Cale received the award from 700 Cadets in the SCV. Hood’s Texas Brigade is very proud of Cadet Cavarra and his accomplishments. Congratulations Cadet Cavarra. August 8, 2019
4. Hoods Texas Brigade Camp 153 San Antonio, Texas. Presented friends of the camp certificates to Phyllis Tausch and Joyce Manuel at the Camps Monthly Meeting August 8, 2019. Photo left to right; Camp Commander and 6th Brigade 2nd Lt. Commander George Foulds, Phyllis Tausch, Joyce Manuel, 6th Brigade Lt. Commander and Camp 1953 Commander John McCammon.
5. Hood’s Texas Brigade Camp 153 San Antonio, Texas. Cadet Cale Reid Cavarra receives National Commendation Award. August 8, 2019
6. Hood’s Texas Brigade Camp 153 San Antonio, Texas. Camp 153 Commander and 6th Brigade 2nd Lt. Commander left is presented his Sons of Confederate Veterans
Life Membership from 6th Brigade Lt. Commander and Camp 1953 Commander John McCammon right. August 8, 2019


July 20, 2019
Hood’s Texas Brigade., Camp #153 – San Antonio, TX.
Yesteryear Heritage Festival at the Longhorn Museum in Pleasanton, TX

1- Past Commander Bill Smith & Compatriot Rick Nelly in their elements; educating the public on the equipment and firearms used by the CSA Infantry and Cavalry. Like a 1853 Enfeild, a Colt .44, a 1862 Kentucky Long Rifle, sabers, swords, boot pistols, bowie knives and boot knives at the Longhorn Museum for the Yesteryear Heritage Festival in Pleasanton, TX. 7/20/2019
2- Historian Darryel Perry and his wife, Paula where on hand to educate on life in Texas in the 1860's as Mrs. Perry knitted & sowed. 7/20/2019
3-Sgt. Major Bill Manuel of the newly adopted Lt. Artillery Unit with members of the TSOCR, Inc. Alamo Rose, Chapter
#4: Mrs. Paula Perry, Chapter Treasurer-Mrs. Jo Ann Seiler, Chapter Historian & Friend of the Camp - Mrs. Joyce Maunel with the 3lbs. 1776 "Grasshopers". 7/20/2019 4-Members of Hood's Texas Brigade, Camp #153 at the Longhorn Museum for the Yesteryear Heritage Festival in Pleasanton, TX. From L to R: Compatriot Rick Neely, Camp 3rd Lt. Commander Dustin Seiler, Adjutant Rodney Seiler, Past Commander Bill Smith, Compatriot Kenny Wright Jr, Compatriot Bubba Cheek, Friend of the Camp & 6th Brig. 1st Lt. Commander John McCammon, 2nd Lt. Commander Raymond Reeves and Historian Darryel Perry. 7/20/2019
Photo’s Taken by 6th Brig. 2nd Lt. Commander & Camp Commander George Foulds.


July 10, 11, 12, 13, 2019
Hood's Texas Brigade, Camp #153 - San Antonio, TX
SCV National Reunion in Mobile Alabama
1-6th Brigade 2nd Lt. Commander George Foulds & 1st Lt. Commander John McCammon at the Fast Battleship USS Alabama BB-60 (South Dakota-Class). (Taken 07/11/19)
2-6th Brigade Division 2nd Lt. Commander George Foulds at the monument grave of the crew of the HL Hunley at Magnolia Cemetery. (Taken 7/11/19)
3-Commander Foulds at the grave of General Braxton Bragg, known as the Military Advisor to President Jefferson Davis. Magnolia Cemetery-Mobile Al.
4-6th Brigade 1st Lt. Commander John McCammon, with Camp Commander George Foulds and Compatriot Bubba Cheek representing the camp at the 2019 National SCV Reunion in Mobile, Al.
5- Opening Ceremony of the 2019 SCV National Reunion in Mobile, AL. (Taken 07/11/19)
6- Army of Trans-Mississippi Commander Darrell Maples addresses the delegates at the 2019 SCV National Reunion. (Taken 07/12/19)
7- From Left to Right; 6th Brigade Officers: 1st Lt. Commander John McCammon, Commander Shelby Little,
2nd Lt. Commander George Foulds. National SCV Reunion Mobile Alabama July 11, 2019. (Taken 07/12/19)
8- The 2019 Texas Division Delegation at the SCV National Reunion at the Mobile Convention Center, Mobile, Al. (Taken 07/12/19)


July 10,11, 12, 13, 2019
Texas Division 6th Brigade Officers
SCV National Reunion in Mobile Alabama

Photo Left to Right, 6th Brigade Lt. Commander and Commander of Texas Lone Star Grey's Camp 1953 John McCammon,
6th Brigade Commander Shelby Little, 6th Brigade 2nd Lt. Commander and Commander of Hood's Texas Brigade Camp 153 George P. Foulds.

July 6, 2019
Hood's Texas Brigade Camp # 153 San Antonio, Texas along with Medina County Grey's Camp # 2254 Hondo, Texas and Lone Star Grey,s Camp 1953 Schertz, Texas
43rd July Jubilee Parade in Leakey, Texas

Pictured in the Photo on Left; Camp members from both Camps. Darryl Perry, Paula Perry, Katelyn Thacker, Timothy Watson,
Dalton Watson, Dustin Seiler, Nina Chevalier, Edward Chevalier, George "Bubba" Cheek, Mark Riser, Kenny Wright Jr. Jonathan Diver, Don Lawrence,
Johnny L. Davis, Charles Thacker, Brent Thacker, James Pauling, Rodney Seiler, John McCammon, Bobby Moore, and George Foulds.
Pictured in the Photo on Right; Hood's Texas Brigade Camp 153 Commander and 6th Brigade 2 Lt. Commander George P. Foulds and
Medina County Grey's Camp 2254 Commander Charles Thacker with the 2nd place Trophy in the Clubs and Organizations Division.


July 4, 2019
Hood's Texas Brigade Camp # 153 San Antonio, Texas along with Medina County Grey's Camp # 2254 Hondo, Texas
Castroville, Texas Parade

Pictured Camp members from both Camps. Darryel Perry, Paula Perry, Katelyn Thacker, Timothy Watson, Dalton Watson, Dustin Seiler, Nina Chevalier, Edward Chevalier, George "Bubba" Cheek, Mark Riser, Kenny Wright Jr. Jonathan Diver, Johnny L. Davis, Charles Thacker, Brenty Thacker, James Pauling, Rodney Seiler, John McCammon, Bobby Moore, and George Foulds.


June 29, 2019
Hood's Texas Brigade Camp # 153 San Antonio, Texas
Luling Watermelon Thump Parade

Top row photos left to right; Hood's float ready to pull out at the start of the parade. Top Middle photo members left to right; George " Bubba" Cheek, 6th Brigade Commander and camp 1953 Commander John McCammon, Camp 1953 Adjutant Don Lawrence, Camp 153 3rd Lt. Commander Dustin Seiler, Camp 153 Lt. Commander Mark Riser. Standing Left to Right; Camp 153 2nd Lt. Commander Raymond Reeves, Camp 153 member Kenny Wright, Camp 153 Color Sergeant Bobby Moore, and Camp 153 Adjutant Rodney Seiler.
Top for right Photo; Camp members enjoying good fellowship while waiting to start the Parade


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June 13, 2019
Hood's Texas Brigade Camp 153 San Antonio, Texas
Presented the SCV War Service Medal to Compatriot Kenneth Ross Wright Jr. at the monthly camp meeting.
Compatriot Wright proudly served this Country with 3 tours in Vietnam War.
Hood's Texas Brigade Camp 153 is very proud to have this great patriot as a camp member and a brother in the SCV.
Kenneth, you have our utmost respect and we thank you for your service.
Photo Left to Right; 6th Brigade 2nd Lt. Commander and Hood's Texas Brigade Camp 153 Commander George P. Foulds, Compatriot Kenny Wright, 6th Brigade Lt. Commander John McCammon.


June 6, 2019
Texas 6th Brigade Officers travel to the Colonel John S. "Rip" Ford Camp # 2216 in Harlingen, Texas.
Presented Texas Division Awards to members of the camp and camp supporter on June 6, 2019, at the camps monthly meeting.

Photo 1 - Right to Left; 6th Brigade 2nd Lt. Commander and Hood's Texas Brigade Commander, friend and supporter fo the camp Christine Kidd,
and 6th Brigade Lt. Commander and Lone Star Gray's Camp 1953 Member John McCammon. present Christine Kidd with a Bronze Cross.

Photo 2 - Left to Right; 6th Brigade Lt. Commander John McCammon, Camp 2216 member Fred Middleton, and 6th Brigade 2Lt. Commander George Foulds. Present Fred with a Bronze Cross.

Photo 3 - 6th Brigade Lt. Commander John McCammon left, Camp 2216 Adjutant Bruce Kidd center and 6th Brigade 2nd Lt. George Foulds. Present Bruce with a Sliver Cross.


June 6, 2019

Newly elected 6th Brigade officers: left to right newly elected 2nd Lt Commander George Foulds center Commander Shelby Little and right Lt. Commander John McCammon


June 4, 2019
Hoods Texas Brigade Camp 153 San Antonio, Texas
Takes 3rd Best Scrapbook, 2nd Best Website, 4- Star Camp Award and superior Camp AWARD. At the 2019 Texas Division Reunion in Temple, Texas.

Camp 153 Commander left receives the Superior Camp Award from outgoing 2nd Lt Commander Dennis Brand right.
Center is newly elected Texas Division 2nd Lt. Commander Larry Joe Reynolds.