Ret. Capt. Zefter Constantine “Gus” Xefteris, SC, USN

94, passed away on August 24, 2017. Capt. Xefteris retired after 31 years of active service while serving as deputy commander, Military Traffic Management and Terminal Service, Washington, District of Columbia. He enlisted in the Navy in 1943, was commissioned an ensign in the Supply Corps of the U.S. Naval Reserve in 1946, and transferred to the active Navy in 1947. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Virginia, and his master’s degree from Stanford University. Duty assignments included: Naval Operating Base, Naval Air Station, Trinidad, British West Indies; Naval Supply Center, Norfolk, Virginia; USS Harry F. Bauer; Staff, Navy Supply Corps School, Bayonne, New Jersey; Staff, Navy Supply Corps School, Athens, Georgia; Task Force FORTY-THREE, Washington, District of Columbia; Ships Parts Control Center, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, Washington, District of Columbia; Navy Section, Joint Military Aid Group, Greece; Staff, Commander Service Force, Atlantic Fleet, Norfolk, Virginia; and Naval Supply Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia.

November/December 2017