Sep 13, 2020

Annual Memorial Services at ONI and Arlington Honor the Eight CNO-IP Personnel Who Perished in 9/11 Attacks

Heartfelt memorial services took place at ONI in Suitland at 0900 and at 1200 at Arlington on 11 Sep 2020.

At ONI: CAPT (Ret) Tom Bortmes assisted COMONI RADM Kelly Aeschbach in placing the wreath NIP provided at the remembrance site in the rear courtyard of the NMIC.

 
At Arlington: Deputy DNI Scott Bray provided remarks at Arlington. He is shown with RADM Rick Porterfield (Ret) and Ms. Tish Long (DNI and DDNI on 11 Sep 01 respectively) along with the wreaths NIP and the Navy Officers Spouses Club provided for that ceremony. Also in attendance was Midshipmen 2nd Class Andrew Panik, nephew of LT Jonas Panik who was lost with seven other ONI/CNO-IP shipmates in the attack on 9/11.

We remember:

CDR Dan Shanower
LCDR Vince Tolbert
LT Jonas Panik
LT Darrin Pontell
Ms. Angela House
Mr. Brady Howell
Mr. Jerry Moran
IT1 Julian Cooper