Chiefs are pinned in Conneticut.

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GROTON, Conn. (Sept. 16, 2010) Command Master Chief Reginald 'Chevy' Brown, chief of the boat of the Virginia-class attack submarine USS Missouri (SSN 780), pins an anchor on the collar of Chief Electronics Technician Lordnell Baptiste, Missouri's assistant navigator, during a pinning ceremony at the National World War II Submarine Memorial East. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Steven Myers/Released)

100916-N-3090M-145 
 GROTON, Conn. (Sept. 16, 2010) Command Master Chief Reginald 'Chevy' Brown, chief of the boat of the Virginia-class attack submarine USS Missouri (SSN 780), pins an anchor on the collar of Chief Electronics Technician Lordnell Baptiste, Missouri's assistant navigator, during a pinning ceremony at the National World War II Submarine Memorial East. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Steven Myers/Released)