Retired Capt. Henry P. Adams, SC, USN

Aug. 18, 2015 | By scnewsltr
Capt. Henry Adams, 98, passed away. Capt. Henry retired with 29 years of active service while serving at Defense Supply Agency Headquarters, Alexandria, Virginia. He was commissioned an ensign in the U.S. Navy in 1939, transferring to the Supply Corps in 1941. Capt. Adams received his bachelor’s degree from the U.S. Naval Academy. Duty stations included: USS Ranger; USS Philadelphia; USS Cleveland; Staff, U.S. Naval Academy; Naval Supply Center, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; student, Armed Forces Staff College, Norfolk, Virginia; Navy Ships Parts Control Center, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, Washington, D.C.; Forms and Publications Supply Office, Byron, Georgia; and Bureau of Ships, Washington, D.C.