Chief Master Sgt. Raymond Beyers, 2nd Special Operations Squadron, had his new chevrons “tacked on” by his father, retired Staff Sgt. J.J. Beyers, and Chief Master Sgt Matthew Caruso, Air Force Special Operations Command Command Chief during a promotion ceremony at Hurlburt Field, Florida, in April 2015. J.J. Beyers, an Operation Eagle Claw survivor who served 17 years in the Air Force, passed away nearly a month after the ceremony. (Courtesy photo)