(Left to right) Chief Warrant Officer 4 Phillip Brashear and his uncle Randy Pritchett receive the American flag that was flown in honor of Brashear's late father Master Chief Boatswain's Mate Carl Maxie Brashear, at the flag-raising ceremony, at Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story, Virginia, April 1, 2019. Carl Brashear was a pioneer in the United States Navy, overcoming numerous barriers, to become the first African-American master diver and master chief.