John Gentry, commodore for the 57th annual Beaufort Water Festival, poses July 8 with his wife, Jan, at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park in downtown Beaufort.
John Gentry, commodore for the 57th annual Beaufort Water Festival, poses July 8 with his wife, Jan, at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park in downtown Beaufort. Sarah Welliver/Staff photo
John Gentry, commodore for the 57th annual Beaufort Water Festival, poses July 8 with his wife, Jan, at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park in downtown Beaufort. Sarah Welliver/Staff photo

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