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May 16, 2013

Capt. Charles Gardner, Jr.

Retired Navy Supply Corps officer, Capt. Charles Gardner, Jr., died Oct. 21, 2012, in Alexandria, Va. He enlisted in the Navy Reserve in Broken Bow, Nev., in May 1940, and moved to the Reserve unit in Washington, D.C., where he attended Randl...

May 16, 2013

Capt. Clement Meehan

Retired Navy Reserve Supply Corps officer, Capt. Clement Meehan, passed away Nov. 6, 2012, after a brief, but determined battle with cancer. Born Aug. 21, 1942 in Philadelphia, he graduated in 1960 from North Catholic High School and attended...

May 16, 2013

Capt. Fredrick Perrill

[caption id="attachment_951" align="alignright" width="238"] Capt. Fredrick Perrill[/caption] Widely recognized for his work in logistics and financial management, he played a major role in the planning and development of integrated computer ...

May 16, 2013

Capt. Carl Stringer

Retired Navy Supply Corps officer, Capt. Carl Stringer, Jr., died April 13, 2013, at Harbor's Edge in Norfolk, Va. He was born in Burlington, Vt., on May 10, 1922, and graduated in 1943 from Clark University in Worcester, Mass. The Navy sen...

May 16, 2013

Cmdr. Charles Bartholomew

Retired Navy Reserve Supply Corps officer, Cmdr. Charles Bartholomew, passed away April 21, 2012, at the age of 81. He graduated from Easton High School, Easton, Pa., in 1947 and enlisted in the Navy the same year. He served as an electronic...

May 15, 2013

Retirements

Capt. Scott Bailey Capt. Scott Bailey, SC, USN, completed 30 years of active service and retired Jan. 1, 2013, after serving at Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command, Scott Air Force Base, Ill. He received his bachelor’s degre...

May 15, 2013

The Senior Enlisted Academy … The Foundation in ‘Zeroing in on Excellence’

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON)(AW/NAC) Mike Stevens visited Bureau of Naval Personnel /Navy Personnel Command on this past February. He took an opportunity to talk to all of the Chiefs on the base at the Pat Thompson Center in...

May 15, 2013

Federal Express … Training With Industry Provides Excellent Opportunities

[caption id="attachment_911" align="alignright" width="223"] Lt. Cmdr. Jeff Young with his SenseAware device.[/caption] The program is designed to provide a skill set in best business procedures and practices not available through existing mi...

May 15, 2013

Lore of the Corps

This issue’s Lore of the Corps focuses on retired Supply Corps officer, Cmdr. Thomas Wylly, who completed 28 years of service and retired in 1945 after a recall to active duty during World War II.

May 15, 2013

The Navy Supply Corps Returns to Harvard

Regarding the history of the Navy Supply Corps School, Rear Adm. Frank Alston, SC, U.S. Navy Reserve, wrote in Ready for Sea, the bicentennial history of the U.S. Navy Supply Corps, “A study of suitable sites for relocation of the school was launched...