Photo Credit: (Photo by John Pellino/West Point DOIM-MMB)
Sgt. Lindsay Koch, right, lights a candle following her recitation of the third paragraph of the NCO Creed during an NCO Induction ceremony March 27. The two NCOs in the background, Sgt. Maurice Coates, left, and Staff Sgt. James Matthews, center, recited the first two paragraphs, respectively, before lighting a candle. The ceremony, held at Cullum Hall, was the first induction to take place this year at West Point during the "Year of the NCO."