Relieved of Command

Frigate CO Relieved After Allegedly Groping Chief's Wife

Cmdr. Luis Alva

REPORTING FROM SAN DIEGO -- The captain of a San Diego-based Navy ship, now deployed off Central and South America, has been relieved of command amid an investigation into allegations of misconduct, the Navy announced Thursday. Cmdr. Luis Alva was relieved as commander of the frigate Vandegrift because the commodore of destroyer Squadron 23, Ca... more

Coast Guard Activities Europe Commanding Officer Temporarily Relieved

PORTSMOUTH, Va. - The Coast Guard temporarily relieved Capt. James B. Robertson, commanding officer of Activities Europe, Tuesday due to loss of confidence in his abilities to command. The executive officer, Cmdr. Erin Williams, has assumed temporary command of Activities Europe. Robertson has been reassigned to Coast Guard Atlantic Area. Acti... more

USS Boxer Captain Relieved After 3 Months as Commanding Officer

Capt. Wayne Brown addresses the crew and guests of the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer during a change-of-command ceremony July 3, 2014, on the ship's flight deck. Robert R. Sanchez/Navy

SAN DIEGO -- The captain of the USS Boxer was relieved of duty Monday following a command investigation into accusations that he made inappropriate comments, a Navy spokesman said. Capt. Wayne R. Brown, commanding officer of the San Diego-based amphibious assault ship, was relieved by Rear Adm. Frank L. Ponds, commander of Expeditionary Strike ... more

One in Five Army Hospital Leaders Suspended in Two Years

Army Brig. Gen. John M. Cho 600x400

The Joint Base Lewis-McChord general who lost his command earlier this month is one of eight senior Army medical officers around the world who've been suspended or relieved of command over the past two years. That means nearly one in five major Army medical facilities has had a commander suspended during that time. It's an eye-grabbing amount ... more

Destroyer CO, XO and CMC Relieved in Command Climate Probe

Cmdr. Curtis B. Calloway

NORFOLK -- The commander of the guided missile destroyer James E. Williams has been relieved of duty while an investigation into the command climate is completed, according to the U.S. Navy. Capt. Anthony L. Simmons relieved Cmdr. Curtis B. Calloway at sea today, according to a news release from U.S. Fleet Forces Command. In addition to Callow... more

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