Images: Military Community Loses Pioneer [Image 2 of 2]
Photo by Gerry Gilmore
Retired Maj. Gen. Jeanne M. Holm, right, shakes hands with retired Navy Master Chief Petty Officer Anna Der-Vartanian during a Memorial Day ceremony held at the Women in Military Service for America Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va., May 26, 2008. Der-Vartanian, who entered the military in 1943, one year after Holm, became the Navy's first woman master chief petty officer, the highest enlisted grade.
Date Posted:02.18.2010 15:41
Location:WASHINGTON, DC, US