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Nov. 8, 2019

The Navy is a Family Business

On 1 September, 2019, Krysten Ellis was promoted to CDR by her retired Submariner father, Captain Jimmy Ellis, on the USS Missouri (BB-63) in Hawaii. Although the historical significance of the USS Missouri (BB-63) as the WWII battleship where Genera...

Nov. 8, 2019

Brooklyn Native’s Naval Service Adds to Asian American, Pacific Islander Heritage

From humble beginnings heaving lines as a seaman for deck department aboard USS Pearl Harbor (LSD 52), to earning a commission as a Navy Supply Corps officer, to selection as Business/Enterprise Supply Chain Management (BEM) intern at NAVSUP Business Systems Center (BSC), Lt. Dong Logan’s service adds to the rich legacy and heritage of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the U.S. Navy.  “There are no short cuts on how to be successful in the Navy. Stay humble, keep an open mind, and keep pushing yourself. Opportunity is everywhere if you’re willing to do the work,” said Logan.  At age 12, Logan and her family moved to Brooklyn, New York, from Guangdong Province, China, to pursue what they called “the American dream.”

Aug. 6, 2019

USS America (LHA 6) and USS Makin Island (LHD 4) celebrate 224th Supply Corps Birthday

USS America (LHA 6) and USS Makin Island (LHD 4) came together aboard America for lunch to celebrate the 224th Supply Corps Birthday.

Aug. 6, 2019

USS Essex: Large Transfer for an L Class Ship - Photo

A check displaying a USS Essex (LHD 2) deployment funds transfer to morale, welfare, and recreation. The transfer amount was for two accounting periods. Associate Director of IT and Finance for NEXOM’s (Code A) Ship’s Store Program Steven McLaughlin ...

Aug. 6, 2019

Crows and Anchors: The Differences Between First Classes and Chiefs

CSC Quwanda Burnett, the restricted personnel division chief petty officer aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73), poses for a photo in the conference room of the floating accommodation facility.

Aug. 6, 2019

Supply Corps Officer Receive Winter Quarter’s Military Operations Research Society/Tisdale Award

Three winter quarter graduates from the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) Department of Operations Research (OR) presented their theses to a panel of five judges, along with an audience of faculty and fellow students, during the Military Operations Research Society (MORS) Stephen A. Tisdale Graduate Research Award competition in Glasgow Hall.

Aug. 6, 2019

Aviation Support Division Fort Worth Earns First Reserve Aviation Blue “E” Award

Sailors and Marines of Aviation Support Division (ASD) Fort Worth were awarded the inaugural Reserve Aviation “Blue E” award by Rear Adm. Scott Jones, commander, Naval Air Force Reserve (CNAFR), at an informal ceremony at ASD Fort Worth in February.

March 17, 2017

Happy Birthday U.S. Navy Supply Corps! Est. February 23, 1795

Two hundred twenty-two years ago this month, President George Washington laid the foundation for the U.S. Navy Supply Corps with the appointment of Tench Francis, a Philadelphia businessman, as the country’s first Purveyor of Public Supplies.