Semaphore ceremony takes the Signal Corps back to basics
Photo Credit: Crista Mary Mack
FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii (Aug. 15, 2012) - Forty feet above a troop-filled Palm Circle, Staff Sgt. Neil Ward, a semaphore bearer from the 78th Signal Battalion in Camp Zama, Japan, silently commands with the visual communication of the flags. The Signal Corps semaphore flags were used to direct the entire 311th Signal Command (Theater) change of command ceremony Aug. 15. (photo by Crista Mary Mack, 311th Signal Command)
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