The Earl P. Ayres Citation

Presented to Earl P. Ayres, USN, Retired


On behalf of the USS Hancock CV/CVA-19 Memorial and Jake's 'Yankee Station', I would like to present to you, the prestigious 'Special Recognition & Achievement Award of Excellence'

This award is presented to you, for your contribution to the Hancock Memorial's Earl P. Ayres Extended WWII Gallery. Nothing quite brings memories into view, than pictures, and your collection of Hancock Action Photos has aided this website in becoming a premier Naval History Website.

The Yeoman of Jake's 'Yankee Station' - USS Hancock CV/CVA-19 Memorial is in your debt and this Commendation is our way of showing our appreciation for your contribution in WWII and now, in the Special Gift of the "Earl P. Ayres Extended WWII Gallery."

Your life demonstrates the same dedication and strong commitment to Excellence, for which this Website wishes to honor and recognize. This commitment to Excellence reflects on you great credit which upholds the highest traditions of the US Naval Service. Job well done!

Admin Department

Jake Jaccard, YN3, USNR-R, '61-'67
Web Yeoman, Jake's 'Yankee Station'
USS Hancock CV/CVA-19 Memorial

D.F. Milliken, XO and Chief Website Historian
Jim Barbour, Fight Deck and Aircraft History Coordinator