NOSC Avoca honored Walsh by hosting a rededication and wreath laying ceremony.

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BLAKELY, Penn. (April 2, 2011) Lt. Cmdr. Jeanette Bederman, a reserve component member from Las Vegas, assigned to Navy Operational Support Center (NOSC) Avoca, places three flowers representing honor, courage and commitment on the gravesite of Loretta Perfectus Walsh, the first woman enlisted and the first female to reach the rank of chief petty officer in the U.S. Navy. NOSC Avoca honored Walsh by hosting a rededication and wreath laying ceremony. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Katrina Parker/Released)

110402-N-3392P-034
 BLAKELY, Penn. (April 2, 2011) Lt. Cmdr. Jeanette Bederman, a reserve component member from Las Vegas, assigned to Navy Operational Support Center (NOSC) Avoca, places three flowers representing honor, courage and commitment on the gravesite of Loretta Perfectus Walsh, the first woman enlisted and the first female to reach the rank of chief petty officer in the U.S. Navy. NOSC Avoca honored Walsh by hosting a rededication and wreath laying ceremony. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Katrina Parker/Released)