17 Sep '13, 12am

VADM William French is Commander, Navy Installations Command. Bio: #NavyYardShooting

A graduate of Vanderbilt University with a bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering, Vice Adm. French was commissioned through the Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps Program in May 1979. He earned a Master of Science degree from Naval Postgraduate School in 1986 and a Master of Arts from the Naval War College in 1999. A submarine officer and graduate of the Navy’s Nuclear Power Training, French has served at sea in USS Spadefish (SSN 668); as operations officer in USS Sea Devil (SSN 664); and, engineer in USS Tecumseh (SSBN 628). He served as executive officer of USS Helena (SSN 725) and commanded USS Salt Lake City (SSN 716) homeported in San Diego. Ashore, French served as Submarine Officer Community manager at the Bureau of Naval Personnel; as Deputy Commander of Submarine Squadron 11; as Chief of the Strategy and Policy Division at United States Strategic Command ...

Full article: http://www.navy.mil/navydata/bios/navybio.asp?bioID=307

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Juan Garcia is Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Manpower and Reserve Affairs. Bio: #NavyYardShooting

Juan Garcia is Assistant Secretary of the Navy ...

navy.mil 17 Sep '13, 12am

Juan M. Garcia, III was confirmed as the assistant secretary of the Navy (Manpower and Reserve Affairs) on Sept. 16, 2009....

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navy.mil 16 Sep '13, 7pm

Ray Mabus is the 75th United States Secretary of the Navy and leads America's Navy and Marine Corps. As Secretary of the N...

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navy.mil 15 Sep '13, 12am

MILLINGTON, Tenn. (NNS) -- The Navy is seeking highly-motivated master chief and senior chief petty officers for the Comma...

Commander aboard Navy hospital ship relieved of duty, accused of false fitness report

Commander aboard Navy hospital ship relieved of...

stripes.com 14 Sep '13, 1am

SAN DIEGO – The commander of the medical facility aboard one of the Navy’s two hospital ships was relieved Friday in part ...

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navy.mil 13 Sep '13, 5am

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Latest update on the Navy Yard shootings: At le...

navytimes.com 16 Sep '13, 4pm

WASHINGTON — Six people were killed and several more wounded when at least one gunman opened fire Monday at the Naval Sea ...

Latest update on Navy Yard shooting: Reports of...

navytimes.com 16 Sep '13, 3pm

WASHINGTON — At least one gunman opened fire inside a building at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday morning, and official...

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navy.mil 16 Sep '13, 12pm

WASHINGTON (NNS) -- Several people were injured and there are reports of fatalities in a shooting at the Washington Navy Y...

#Breaking: Former #Army Capt. William Swenson to receive #MedalofHonor #military #moh @USArmy

#Breaking: Former #Army Capt. William Swenson t...

stripes.com 16 Sep '13, 10pm

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Records indicate Navy Yard shooter is a former ...

navytimes.com 16 Sep '13, 8pm

WASHINGTON — A shooting rampage at a U.S. Navy command complex in Washington left at least 13 people dead Monday, includin...

Fatalities, multiple shooters reported in Washi...

airforcetimes.com 16 Sep '13, 3pm

WASHINGTON — At least one gunman opened fire inside a building at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday morning, and official...

Former Army Capt. Will Swenson to receive Medal...

navytimes.com 16 Sep '13, 10pm

The White House announced Monday that former Army Capt. Will Swenson will receive the Medal of Honor, more than four years...

One shooter among multiple fatalities at Washin...

navytimes.com 16 Sep '13, 3pm

WASHINGTON — Twelve people were killed and several others wounded Monday when a gunman identified as Aaron Alexis, 34, of ...

Earlier this week, Lt. Gen. Perry Wiggins took command of @USARNORTH

Earlier this week, Lt. Gen. Perry Wiggins took ...

army.mil 06 Sep '13, 8pm

FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas (Sept. 5, 2013) -- Lt. Gen. Perry Wiggins took command of Army North (Fifth Army), Sept. 4, from L...