Published DateAfter graduation from Davidson College, Davidson, North Carolina, Theodore (Ted) Bevan of Chevy Chase, Maryland, was commissioned
as an Ensign in the US Navy on the quarterdeck of the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences (USUHS) at Walter Reed Medical Center, Maryland. This summer, he will attend Officer Training in Newport, RI. Upon completion, he will enter the USUHS Medical School for 4 years.
Upon graduating, he will serve as a resident and navy doctor for 7 years. The oath of office was administered by his grandfather, Col. Robert J. Laflam, from Sanbornton. Laflam is an army veteran of 31 years active service. He is a graduate of Belmont High School, (49) and US Military Academy (53). Ted's mother, Commander Nanette Bevan, USNR Ret, was also pleased to attend. (Courtesy photo)