Kimmel, Thomas Kincaid, CAPT

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Last Rank
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1961-1962, USS Newport News (CA-148)
Service Years
1936 - 1962

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Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Annapolis, MD
Last Address
Annapolis, MD

Date of Passing
Jan 22, 1997
Location of Interment
U.S. Naval Academy Cemetery - Annapolis, Maryland
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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 Military Association Memberships
WW II Memorial National RegistryUnited States Navy Memorial
  2020, WW II Memorial National Registry
  2020, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

After his Navy service, Thomas Kimmel worked in underwater research for Westinghouse Corporation from 1965 until 1976.
Other Comments:

Submarine war patrols:
USS S-40 (SS-145) - 1st through 7th
USS Baloa (SS-285) - 1st and 2nd
USS Bergall (SS-320) - 1st

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 Duty Stations
US NavyNAVSUBASE New London/GrotonUSS Balao (SS-285)Supervisor of Shipbuilding Conversion and Repair (SUPSHIP)
USS Bergall (SS-320)Portsmouth Navy YardUSS Fulton (AS-11)Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS)
COMSUBRON 10, COMSUBGRU 2USS Mississinewa (AO-144)USS Newport News (CA-148)
  1936-1939, USS Idaho (BB-42)
  1939-1939, NAVSUBASE New London/Groton
  1939-1942, USS S-40 (SS-145)
  1943-1943, USS Balao (SS-285)
  1943-1944, Supervisor of Shipbuilding Conversion and Repair (SUPSHIP) Groton, CT
  1944-1944, USS Bergall (SS-320)
  1944-1945, Portsmouth Navy Yard
  1945-1948, USS Bergall (SS-320)
  1948-1951, NAVSUBASE New London/Groton
  1951-1952, USS Fulton (AS-11)
  1953-1956, Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS)
  1957-1961, COMSUBRON 10, COMSUBGRU 2
  1961-1961, USS Mississinewa (AO-144)
  1961-1962, USS Newport News (CA-148)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1941 USS S-40 (SS-145)/USS S-40 (SS-145) 1st War Patrol
  1941-1942 USS S-40 (SS-145)/USS S-40 (SS-145) 2nd War Patrol
  1942-1942 USS S-40 (SS-145)/USS S-40 (SS-145) 3rd War Patrol
  1942-1942 USS S-40 (SS-145)/USS S-40 (SS-145) 4th War Patrol
  1942-1942 USS S-40 (SS-145)/USS S-40 (SS-145) 5th War Patrol
  1943-1943 USS BALAO (SS-285) 2nd War Patrol
  1944-1944 USS BERGALL (SS-320) 1st War Patrol
 Colleges Attended 
United States Naval AcademyNaval War College
  1932-1936, United States Naval Academy
  1956-1957, Naval War College
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Jun 04, 1936, Commissioned Ensign
  Mar 02, 1942, Promoted to Lieutenant
  May 01, 1943, Promoted to Lieutenant Commander
  Mar 15, 1944, Promoted to Commander
  Oct 27, 1946, Navy Day ceremonies on USS Bergall at Honolulu, HI7
  Jan 01, 1955, Promoted to Captain
  Jan 22, 1997, Death of Captain Kimmel3
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