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C.O.

From

To

LCDR F.M. HUGHES

01JUL41

01SEP42

LCDR J.R. OGDEN

01SEP42

11DEC42

LCDR F.A. BRANDLEY

11DEC42

25AUG43

LCDR G.E. GARCIA

25AUG43

23JAN44

LCDR W.M. STEVENS

01MAR44

05JUL45

LCDR M.V. RICKETTS

06JUL45

25JAN46

LCDR W.D. BAIRD

15MAY46

16JUN47

LCDR W. JANESHEK

16JUN47

19OCT48

CDR R.D. KNOWLES

19OCT48

15NOV49

CDR L.D. TAMNEY

15NOV49

24MAR51

CDR W.R. MEYER

24MAR51

12APR52

CDR V.A. BLANDIN

12APR52

08OCT53

CDR H.N. HOP

08OCT53

29OCT54

CDR E.B. ROGERS

29OCT54

02SEP56

CDR H.M. COCOWITCH

02SEP56

29NOV57

CDR F.F. RECK

29NOV57

01DEC58

CDR J.H. FIFIELD

01DEC58

09DEC59

CDR T.H. BROWN

09DEC59

19DEC60

CDR W.V. COLLINS

19DEC60

01DEC61

CDR H.A. WILLYARD

01DEC61

05DEC62

CDR P.C. WATSON

05DEC62

04DEC63

CDR K.R. KARR

04DEC63

04DEC64

CDR C.L. WYMAN

04DEC64

24NOV65

CDR T.F. WENTWORTH JR.

24NOV65

23SEP66

CDR H.R. LOCKWOOD

23SEP66

23OCT67

CDR W.H. BOWLING

23OCT67

23OCT68

CDR H.T. SMITH

23OCT68

11DEC69

CDR R.J. CHRISTENSEN

11DEC69

17NOV70

CDR R.J. CAMPBELL

17NOV70

29OCT71

CDR C.G. GILCHRIST

29OCT71

10NOV72

CDR W.R. WESTLAKE

10NOV72

28SEP73

CDR R.F. GREEN

28SEP73

27NOV74

CDR J.E. SHEEHAN

27NOV74

12NOV75

CDR G.R. ALLENDER

12NOV75

16NOV76

CDR P.R. CATALANO

16NOV76

18NOV77

CDR D.W. MEDARA

18NOV77

20OCT78

CDR H.H. DAVIS JR.

20OCT78

08NOV79

CDR P.C. BAXTER

08NOV79

14OCT80

CDR E.L. NARO

14OCT80

04NOV81

CDR M.T. KORBET

04NOV81

08NOV82

CDR H.J. TICKLE

08NOV82

09DEC83

CDR G.R. MOORE

09DEC83

03APR85

CDR R.K. GRAY

03APR85

28JUL86

CDR B.P. RILEY III

28JUL86

16SEP87

CDR P.M. GRIFFIN

16SEP87

09SEP88

CDR W.S. BONIFACE

09SEP88

22SEP89

CDR P.B. WORD

22SEP89

05OCT90

CDR L.W. CRANE

05OCT90

11OCT91

CDR J.L. CAMPBELL

11OCT91

06NOV92

CDR K.T. WEAVER II

06NOV92

19NOV93

CDR R.C. SCHULLER

19NOV93

28FEB95

 

VP-23/VPB-23 Commanding Officers

VP-23/VPB-23 Base Assignments

Location

Date

NAS Ford Island Pearl Harbor HI

01JUL41

NAAS Camp Kearney, CA

17May46

NAS Miami FL

21May46

NAS Atlantic City NJ

15Jan48

NAS Patuxent River MD*

29Mar48

NAS Miami FL

01Jan49

NAS Brunswick ME

09May52

* NAS Patuxent River MD was assigned the squadron’s home port but they never physically moved to the base.