Decommissioning of the CGC Apalachee
Photos courtesy of Eli "Chewey" Rivera
Admiral's flag is raised for the CGC Apalachee's decommissioning in Portland Maine.11 Apr.1986
Apalachee's decommissioning crew prepares for the ceremony on the fantail.
40 years of service
Eli Rivera strikes the Colors
Color Detail (SN. Rivera w/flag,
SN. Ward and FN. Dailey) depart after Decommissioning.
Apalachee & Snohomish after decommissioning, Portsmouth, New Hampshire