While six sideboys and the officer of the deck
salute, the boatswain's mate of the watch pipes George Cruz Ascom
over the side of the USS Point Cruz, Monday Morning November 30th.
carried by John F. Peters, hospitalman first Class, USN, of Caryville
Fla. Peters prepares to say goodbye to the baby he has personally
cared for for the past three months and turn him over to Father Riley.
Official Navy photograph.