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Arlington, Va. (Feb. 20, 2004) ? Members of the U.S. Coast Guard Color Guard prepare their uniforms prior to the funeral for retired Adm. Thomas H. Moorer. Adm. Moorer is a graduate of the Naval Academy class of 1933 and went on to serve as the Chief of Naval Operations from 1967-1970, whereupon he was appointed Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, a post he held until his retirement in 1974. A former naval aviator, Moorer earned many personal decorations and honors during his career, including the Department of Defense Distinguished Service Medal and the Distinguished Flying Cross.  Photo by Mark J. Rebilas