On May 7, 2016, Gateway Council No. 51 of Knight Masons met in Jacksonville and created five new Knights of the East and West. The new Knight Masons are Adam Bryan, EHP, IM, Gainesville Y.R. Bodies, EGSWB, Grand Commandery, K. T. of Florida; Troy Hollinger, PC, I.M., Lake City Y. R. Bodies; Danny R. Johnson; Roger Ward, KYCH; and Joseph Wright, Sr., K. T., 33o.
Pictured here were the new Knight Masons with the officers and other Sir Knights at the end of the degrees.
Shown in the first row, left to right, were: Rusty Ludlam, KYCH, DDGIM, District Instructor, District 8, Grand Chapter R. A. M. and District Leader, District 8, Grand Commandery, K. T. of Florida; Paul Matthew, Jr. PIM, EHP, EC, Lake City Y. R. Bodies; Troy Hollinger, PC, IM, Lake City Y. R. Bodies; Roger Ward, KYCH ; Danny R. Johnson, Glenn E. Chandler, KYGCH, MEPGHP, IGCG, Grand Council, R. & S. M., Excellent Chief, Gateway Council No. 51, Knight Masons; Joe Wright, Sr., K.T., 33o; Adam Bryan, EHP, IM, EGSWB; and Corey Kosciuszko, PDDGHP, PDDGIM, PC, JKT, Gateway Council No. 51.
Seen in the second row, from left, were: Eric Cole, PHP; Darryl A. D’Angina, KYGCH, MEPGHP, P.G.S. of N. Florida for the Grand Council, Knight Masons, USA; James Billberry, and Corbin P. Elliott, KYCH, PDDGHP, PDDGIM, PDDGC.
Seen in the back row, from left, were: Ernest Beeman, KYCH; Jimmy Dorsey, KYCH, Steward; Wiley Hart, S.W.; Paul James Mast, PHP, PIM, D.C., Gateway Council No. 51; Robert Bullard, PDDGHP; C. Edward Constant, KYCH, PDDGHP, Tyler; and Stephen Urban, Jr., EC, St. Augustine Commandery No. 10, Scribe, Gateway Council No. 51, Knight Masons.
Also present, but not pictured were: C. Robert Cooper, KYCH, PGSWB, R Ex. Grand King, Grand Chapter, R.A.M. of Florida, P.E.C., Gateway Council No. 51; and Herbert L. Ray, PIM, EHP, Fernandina Beach Y. R. Bodies.