Clark, Joseph James, ADM

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Last Primary Designator/NEC
111X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Surface Warfare
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
Service Years
1917 - 1953
Admiral Admiral

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Last Address
St. Albans, NY

Date of Passing
Jul 13, 1971
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 Duty Stations
US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)US NavySchool Assignments - StaffVJ-1
USS Mississippi (BB-41)NAS AnacostiaVF-2 Bounty HuntersBoard of Inspection and Survey (INSURV)
USS Lexington (CV-2)COMPATWING 2 (CPW-2)NAS Jacksonville FLUSS Yorktown (CV-5)
USS Yorktown (CV-10)COMCARDIV 5NAS Corpus Christi/Truax FieldCOMCARDIV 4
  1914-1917, US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)
  1917-1918, USS North Carolina (ACR-12)
  1918-1919, USS Aaron Ward (DD-132)
  1919-1920, USS Aulick (DD-258)
  1920-1921, USS Brooks (DD-232)
  1922-1923, USS Bulmer (DD-222)
  1923-1925, US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)
  1925-1925, Naval Flight Training
  1925-1926, VJ-1
  1926-1926, USS Mississippi (BB-41)
  1927-1927, USS Pennsylvania (BB-38)
  1927-1928, Commander Battleship Division 2
  1928-1928, USS New York (BB-34)
  1928-1931, NAS Anacostia
  1931-1933, VF-2 Bounty Hunters
  1933-1936, Board of Inspection and Survey (INSURV)
  1936-1938, USS Lexington (CV-2)
  1938-1940, NAS Ford Island
  1938-1940, COMPATWING 2 (CPW-2)
  1940-1941, NAS Jacksonville FL
  1941-1942, USS Yorktown (CV-5)
  1942-1943, USS Suwanee (ACV-27)
  1943-1944, USS Yorktown (CV-10)
  1944-1945, COMCARDIV 5
  1946-1948, NAS Corpus Christi/Truax Field
  1948-1950, COMCARDIV 4
  1950-1951, COMNAVAIRPAC
  1951-1952, COMCARDIV 3
  1951-1952, CTF 77
  1952-1953, COMSEVENTHFLT
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1941 Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Attack on Pearl Harbor
  1941-1943 Central Pacific Campaign (1941-43)/Naval attack of Truk (Operation Hailstone)
  1941-1943 Central Pacific Campaign (1941-43)/Naval attack of Truk (Operation Hailstone)
  1941-1945 World War II
  1942-1942 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater
  1942-1942 Central Pacific Campaign (1941-43)/Bombardment - Marshall and Gilbert Islands
  1942-1942 Algeria-French Morocco Campaign (1942)/Operation Torch
  1943-1943 Gilbert Islands Operation/Battle of Tarawa
  1943-1943 Central Pacific Campaign (1941-43)/Marshall Islands Operation
  1943-1944 Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Northern Solomon Islands Campaign (1943-44)
  1944-1944 Western Caroline Islands Operation/Battle for Ulithi Atoll
  1944-1944 New Guinea Campaign (1943-44)/Operation Reckless
  1944-1944 Mariana and Palau Islands Campaign (1944)/Battle of Tinian
  1944-1944 Mariana and Palau Islands Campaign (1944)/Battle of Philippine Sea
  1944-1944 Mariana and Palau Islands Campaign (1944)/Battle of Guam
  1944-1944 Mariana and Palau Islands Campaign (1944)/Battle of Saipan
  1944-1944 Mariana and Palau Islands Campaign (1944)/Battle of Tinian
  1944-1944 Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Mariana and Palau Islands Campaign (1944)
  1945-1945 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater
  1945-1945 Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Okinawa Gunto Operation
  1945-1945 Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Surrender of Japan, End of WWII
  1945-1945 Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Iwo Jima Operation
 Colleges Attended 
United States Naval Academy
  1914-1917, United States Naval Academy
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