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Hospital Corpsman 1st Class Scott Sears sews on a 3rd class petty officer crow for Hospital Corpman 3rd class Eric Norris during a Tacking on of the Crow frocking ceremony aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5).
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NORFOLK, Va. (June 9, 2016) Hospital Corpsman 1st Class Scott Sears sews on a 3rd class petty officer crow for Hospital Corpman 3rd class Eric Norris during a Tacking on of the Crow frocking ceremony aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). The ceremony is a tradition that dates back to the Royal Navy and the days of the sail. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Zachariah Grabill)

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