Crests for HMS Musashi (by CPTSG Timothy Bailey) and Gawain (by LCDR Sean O'Leary)
CONvergence (Twin Cities, July 2013)
The RMN at CONvergence. Members from Musashi and Gawain can be found here. (Photo by LTSG Lauri McCloud)
Captains Bailey (Musashi), O'Leary (Gawain) and Horton (Kodiak Max) at the RMN party room's bar. Escher is eyeing the Saganami Cider. (Photo by CDRE John Neitz)
Esher finds the mother lode of celery, being worn by the Fifth Doctor, while Captain Bailey tries to stop him. (Photo by another Doctor, on Captain Bailey's camera)
HMS Musashi Madison Get-Together (March 2013)
A few of us got together in March to meet the Madison crew.
Back Row (l-r): Helmsman's Mate Eggert, Captain Bailey, CPO Port
Front Row (l-r): Spacer O'Leary, Ensign Maka
HMS Musashi Commissioning Party (October 2012, Milwaukee, WI)
Our cake decorator outdid herself on the cake.
A few of us got together in October to celebrate our new ship.
Back Row (l-r): PFC Jones, CPO Port, Captain Bailey, Commander Poll, PFC Senzig
Front Row: Spacer Mrozak
Earlier in the day, Lieutenant Commander Weber and Captain Bailey visited the Volo Auto Museum and tried to recruit some more Marines. Alas, the Black Beauty wouldn't fit on the pinnace to get up to the ships.
WorldCon / ChiCon 7 (August-September 2012, Chicago, IL)
Escher along with his adoptee Captain Bailey recruiting for the Royal Manticoran Navy
Astronaut Story Musgrave with Captain Bailey, Escher and Bosun Weber. While we only dream of being in space, he's been into orbit on all five Space Shuttles, twice on Challenger.
HMS Galahad's Dinner With the Commodore (August 2012, Kenosha, WI)
Commodore Neitz was visiting the area, so we got together have dinner with him. There are actually two Commodores and two crew members of HMS Unconquered in the picture.
Back row (l-r): Commodore Penny Horwitz, Commodore Sir John Neitz, Spacer 2/c Chris Maka, PFC Metgyre Senzig, Chief Petty Officer Rochelle Weber (Bosun), Lieutenant (s.g.) David Poll (XO) with a bottle of Old Tilman's, Lieutenant Commander Timothy Bailey (CO)
Front Row: Miss Elizabeth Neitz with LCDR Bailey's treecat Escher
CONvergence (July 2012, Twin Cities, MN)
Ship crests for all of the Second Fleet ships - Galahad has its alternate version here, on the far right.
Entrance to the RMN party room
View of the RMN party room from the atrium
We serve only the best (Old Tilman's, and
Delacourt '27) at the RMN party room!
Captain Bailey, and Captain Neitz (shortly before the latter's promotion to Commodore)
Captains Reception from Friday night
(Captains from four universes - Honorverse, Star Trek, Firefly and Marvel Comics)
Captain Bailey, piloting a Mad Cat, about to be schooled by the First Lord of the Admiralty and Captain Neitz
Most of the Second Fleet captains pointing to their ship crests - Grays of Merlin, McTavish of Samurai, Neitz of Invincible, Larson of Kodiak Max, and Bailey of Galahad (missing only Nelson of Gryphon)
Bosun Rochelle Weber with
Captain James Lovell, of Apollo 13
Coat of arms of Sir Galahad,
Knight of the Round Table