Capt. Larry Olsen (U.S. Navy, Ret.), left, Commander Ted Ward (U.S. Navy-Ret.),
center, and cadet commander Kathryn Ashbey, right, congratulate newly promoted
members of the New London High School Naval Junior Reserve Officer Training
Corps (NJROTC) cadets during their annual inspection and pass-in-review ceremony
Wednesday, December 16, 2015 in the high school gym. Retired U.S. Navy Capt.
Larry Olsen, an instructor at the navy submarine School in Groton, was the
reviewing officer. Overseen by retired Navy Commander Ted Ward and retired Coast
Guard senior chief Brian Smith. In addition to the inspection various units
within the corps staged drill demonstrations, cadets were promoted within the
NJROTC rank structure and ribbons for exemplary personal appearance were
awarded. (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)
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