Auction fundraiser and the business meeting.

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Patricia Calhoun and auctioneer
Carl Lloyd (RM3 45-46, plankowner)

Chairman Dave Petrie (SN 56-58) displays
flower pot for bidding.

Around from the left: Pat Hollifield, Patty Calhoun, Dave Petrie,
George Weber (FPG3 51-55), Don Hentges (EM2 58-61),
Carl Lloyd, Joyce Coy (Scott Coy, FN 52-54)
and Anne Reeves (John Reeves, SN 56-58).

USS Gearing Association membership Five Year awards to
Ray Garceau (QM2 68-71) and Jerry Fawcett (BMSN 59-62)


Dave Petrie rests while picking up
flower pot after he dropped it.

Bob Calhoun (MM3 55-59) with
Pat Hollifield (Harold Hollifield, MM3 55-58) and Patty Calhoun.

Charlene Perreault and Don Provost (Ltjg 64-67)
get their picture taken by Bob Perreault (QM3 64-66).
On the right is Scott Coy (FN 52-54).

USS Gearing Association membership Ten Year award
to Don Hilaman (FTSN 52-54)

USS Gearing Association membership Twenty Year awards to Joe Dent (BT3 55-59), Wally Prince (DC3 56-58),
Ken Baker (ETN3 62-64), Simone Clement (David M. LeBourdais, PHM1 44-45),
Carl Lloyd (RM3 45-46, plankowner), Bob Calhoun (MM3 55-59), Marge Ericksen (Leif Ericksen, BM2 47-52).
In the back are Chairman Dave Petrie (SN 56-58) in the center and,
on the far right, Treasurer Dan Donohue (FTG3 65-66) and Secretary Bob Witkowski (FTG3 65-66).