Retired Capt. William R. Dawson, SC, USN, passed away on August 25, 2018. Dawson retired from the Navy after 25 years, while serving at the U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland. He received his bachelor’s degree from the U.S. Naval Academy and his master’s degree from Ohio State University. His duty assignments include: Naval Supply Systems Command, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; USS Enterprise (CVN 65); Commander, Naval Air Forces, U.S. Atlantic Fleet, Norfolk, Virginia; USS John Stennis (CVN 74); Navy Exchange Jacksonville, Florida; Navy Supply Depot Subic Bay, Philippines; Joint Chiefs of Staff, Washington, D.C.; Naval Supply Systems Command, Washington, D.C.; USS Garcia (FF 1040); and USS Jessie L. Brown (FF 1089).