Ret. Rear Adm. H. Donald Weatherson, SC, USN

80, passed away on June 13, 2017. Rear Adm. Weatherson retired after 33 years of active service while serving as commanding officer, Navy Exchange Service Command, Staten Island, New York. He received his bachelor’s degree from the U.S. Naval Academy and his master’s degree from the University of Kansas. Duty assignments included: staff, Commander in Chief, U.S. Atlantic Fleet, Norfolk, Virginia; Defense Reutilization and Marketing Service, Battle Creek, Michigan; Office of the Secretary of Defense, Washington, District of Columbia; Naval Supply Center, Jacksonville, Florida; Naval Military Personnel Command, and Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, District of Columbia; Commander Submarine Force, U.S. Atlantic Fleet, Norfolk, Virginia; USS L. Y. Spear (AS 36); Naval Ships Parts Control Center, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; Naval Electronics Supply Office, Great Lakes, Illinois; U.S. Naval Supply Depot, Guam; USS George Washington (SSBN 598) (BLUE); Office of the Navy Comptroller, Washington, District of Columbia; and USS Taluga (AO 62).

September/October 2017