Kate's Military Page

from MIDN 4/c Friel to ENS Friel to LTJG Friel to Cpt & LT Gilpin

LT Gilpin receiving her MA in Nat'l Security & Strategic StudiesKate with Mops & Pops & her Naval War College degree

Navigator on the bridge during dependents' cruise 4/11/2008Kate with 16 cyl. main diesel on USS San Antonio (LPD-17)

Kate in the Middle EastKate navigating LPD-17 through the "ditch" (Suez Canal)

Kate in Kuwait on Christmas 2008

Kate & Dad on San Antonio's Forecastle

ENS Friel with brothers and sister

My family and friends


Hard at work on the bridge


Machinery Division Officer onboard USS GERMANTOWN (LSD 42)

From my Sea Cadet days:


 Calling out signal flag messages


Color Guard at Airman Training

 Cork, Ireland in August

Standing on signal bridge of USS SEATTLE (AOE 03) overlooking Cork, Ireland


Airman Friel, USNSCC, with CDR Ridgeway, USN (ret)

USS SEATTLE (AOE 3) in Earle, NJ

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