McCormick, Lynde Dupuy, ADM

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Last Rank
Last Primary NEC
112X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Submarine Warfare
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1954-1956, Naval War College (Faculty Staff)
Service Years
1915 - 1956

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Home Town
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Last Address
Newport, RI

Date of Passing
Aug 16, 1956
Location of Interment
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Last Known Activity

Admiral McCormick was Interim CNO from 07/22/1951 - 08/16/1951 after the death of Admiral Forrest Sherman

Other Comments:

Admiral McCormick died while on Active Duty as president of the Naval War College

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 Duty Stations
US NavyCommander, Naval Surface Force, Atlantic (COMNAVSURFLANT)/DESRON 4US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)Submarine School Officers Basic
USS S-37 (SS-142)USS Canopus (AS-9)Naval War College (Faculty Staff)Commander in Chief Pacific Fleet (CINCPACFLT)/Commander Pacific Fleet (COMPACFLT)
USS West Virginia (BB-48)USS South Dakota (BB-57)CNO - OPNAVNaval Station Yokosuka (NAVSTA Yokosuka)
Commander, US Fleet Forces Command (COMUSFLTFORCOM)CNO - OPNAV/Vice Chief of Naval Operations (VCNO)Commander, US Fleet Forces Command (COMUSFLTFORCOM)USCINCLANT
  1915-1919, USS Wyoming (BB-32)
  1919-1920, Commander Battleship Division 4
  1920-1920, USS South Carolina (BB-26)
  1920-1920, Commander, Naval Surface Force, Atlantic (COMNAVSURFLANT)/DESRON 4
  1920-1920, USS Birmingham (CL-2)
  1920-1921, USS Buchanan (DD-131)
  1921-1921, USS Kennedy (DD-306)
  1921-1923, US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)
  1923-1923, Submarine School Officers Basic
  1923-1924, USS S-31 (SS-136)
  1924-1924, USS S-37 (SS-142)
  1924-1924, USS Canopus (AS-9)
  1924-1926, USS R-10 (SS-87)
  1926-1928, US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)
  1928-1931, USS V-2 (SS-164)
  1931-1934, US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)
  1934-1936, USS Marblehead (CL-12)
  1936-1937, USS Neches (AO-5)
  1937-1938, Naval War College (Faculty Staff)
  1938-1939, Naval War College (Faculty Staff)
  1939-1940, Commander, Battleships, Battle Force
  1939-1940, USS West Virginia (BB-48)
  1940-1941, Commander, Battle Force, Pacific Fleet
  1940-1941, USS California (BB-44)
  1941-1943, Commander in Chief Pacific Fleet (CINCPACFLT)/Commander Pacific Fleet (COMPACFLT)
  1943-1943, USS South Dakota (BB-57)
  1943-1945, CNO - OPNAV
  1945-1945, Commander Battleship Division 3
  1945-1945, Naval Station Yokosuka (NAVSTA Yokosuka)
  1945-1947, Commander in Chief Pacific Fleet (CINCPACFLT)/Commander Pacific Fleet (COMPACFLT)
  1945-1947, Commander in Chief, Pacific Ocean Areas (CINCPOA)
  1947-1948, Commander, US Fleet Forces Command (COMUSFLTFORCOM)/Commander, Battleships-Cruisers, Atlantic Fleet
  1948-1949, 12th Naval District
  1950-1951, CNO - OPNAV/Vice Chief of Naval Operations (VCNO)
  1951-1951, CNO - OPNAV
  1951-1952, Commander, US Fleet Forces Command (COMUSFLTFORCOM)
  1951-1952, USCINCLANT
  1952-1954, HQ SACT (Formerly SACLANT)
  1954-1956, Naval War College (Faculty Staff)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1917-1918 World War I/Northern Waters
  1917-1918 World War I
  1918-1918 World War I/Surrender of Germany
  1941-1945 World War II
  1944-1944 Leyte Campaign (1944)/Battle of Leyte Gulf
  1945-1945 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Okinawa Gunto Operation
  1945-1951 US Occupation of Japan
 Colleges Attended 
United States Naval AcademyNaval War College
  1911-1915, United States Naval Academy
  1937-1938, Naval War College
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