Retired Rear Adm. David M. Thomas manages the BAE Systems San Diego Ship Repair yard. The walkway at upper left gives shipyard employees access to the dry dock holding the USS Omaha.

Retired Rear Adm. David M. Thomas manages the BAE Systems San Diego Ship Repair yard. The walkway at upper left gives shipyard employees access to the dry dock holding the USS Omaha. Photo by Jamie Scott Lytle.

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