Local Band Performs for Admiral’s Command Ceremony

Monday, June 18, 2012

Rear Admiral Fagan poses with some of the members of the Band who performed, following her Change of Command ceremony for which the Band performed. (L to R) Steve Dejuri (Immediate Past Flotilla Commander), Admiral Fagan, Joan Duboski, Bud Cooper, Dave Altemose, Jeff Kazzaz, Diane Colleran, Marie Failey (front), Christa Stevenson Simonetti (back), Gail Alberti, Frances Piazza, Danny Gibbons, Tricia Catalano (Band Leader) Tom Butterfield, John Sasso, Steve Alberti and James Martin (Vice Flotilla Commander) at Ft. Wadsworth. (missing are Albert Duboski, Dean Failey, Lee Itzler. Christine Mendiolaza, Michelle Mendiolaza.  Photo courtesy USCG Auxiliary.

FT SALONGA, NY—The US Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 22-7 Band based out of Ft. Salonga, NY provided the live music accompaniment for the official Change-of-Command ceremony for the Captain of the Port of NY and NJ on Wednesday June 13, 2012 at the NYC Coast Guard Base, Ftort Wadsworth, Staten Island.  The Change-of-Command ceremony is […]