U.S. Indo-Pacific Command Holds Change of Command Ceremony

CAMP H.M. SMITH, Hawaii — Adm. Phil Davidson relieved Adm. Harry Harris as Commander, U.S. Indo-Pacific Command (USINDOPACOM), in a ceremony on Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam Wednesday, May 30. Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis presided over the ceremony. During his remarks Mattis praised Harris’ tenure and highlighted the importance for strong leadership in the […]

Admiral Tidd Takes Command of SOUTHCOM

MIAMI — Navy Adm. Kurt W. Tidd took command of U.S. Southern Command during a ceremony at Southcom’s headquarters here today, succeeding Marine Corps Gen. John F. Kelly, who is retiring after four decades of service. Defense Secretary Ash Carter and Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of […]

Passing of John W Martin (23rd CO)

Classmates, With heavy heart I must tell you that John Martin (23rd CO) passed away over the weekend.  This is how one of our classmates remembers, John: not only as “… a Naval Academy Classmate” but also as a “… F-14 Fighter Jock (call sign “Breeze”), class clown, iron man, scholar, gentleman, father, and loyal friend.” […]