A Flying V and Retirement Ceremony was held June 4 honoring U.S. Army Pacific, Commanding General, Lt. Gen. Francis J. Wiercinski. The ceremony was held at historic Palm Circle on Fort Shafter. Gen. (ret) David Bramlett will officiated the ceremony. The Flying V Ceremony traditionally welcomes or honors senior Army officials when they assume duties, depart from an Army Command. The term "Flying V" refers to the way the colors are posted during the ceremony, which is V shaped.