Ret. Capt. Roger E. “Butch” McInnis, SC, USN

72, passed away on December 31, 2016. Capt. McInnis retired while serving at the Defense Finance and Accounting Service-Washington Center, Arlington, Virginia. He received his bachelor’s degree from Texas Christian University, and his master’s degree from the Naval Postgraduate School. Duty assignments included: Defense Logistics Agency, Cameron Station, Alexandria, Virginia; Office of the Secretary of Defense, Washington, District of Columbia; Naval Supply Center and Commander Naval Air Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet, San Diego, California; USS Constellation (CV 64); Naval Air Station, Lemoore, California; Aviation Supply Office, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Office of the Chief of Naval Material, Washington, District of Columbia; Naval Air Systems Command, Arlington, Virginia; USS Benjamin Stoddert (DDG 22); Commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Atlantic Fleet, Norfolk, Virginia; and USS Saratoga (CV 60). He received multiple commendations, including the Meritorious Service award four times, and the Legion of Merit.

March/April 2017