I contacted Kevin and this is his reply:
Doc, thanks for the post on your site. It was done on the smoking deck (so I'm told). It is just aft of where they have the flags hanging. Here is the info from the story:
Maj. Shean Phelps, an aerospace medicine resident at Naval Aerospace Medical Institute, conducted the ceremony via underwater talking apparatus on Oriskany’s “smoking deck” at a depth of 85 feet.
Thanks again Doc and it sure was/is an honor!!!
I believe the ceremony took place on the island structure somewhere near the stack. I sent him the image below to see if he can identify the approximate area they were at in the photo.
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