Denton, Jr., Jeremiah Andrew, RADM

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Rear Admiral Upper Half
Last Primary NEC
131X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Pilot
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1977-1977, Chief of Naval Education and Training (CNET)
Service Years
1946 - 1977
Rear Admiral Upper Half
Rear Admiral Upper Half

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Home State
Alabama
Alabama
Year of Birth
1924
 
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Home Town
Mobile
Last Address
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Date of Passing
Mar 28, 2014
 
Location of Interment
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American LegionVeterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW)National Rifle Association (NRA)Navy League of the United States
Military Officers Association of America (MOAA)
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  0, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  0, National Rifle Association (NRA) [Verified]
  0, Navy League of the United States [Verified] - Assoc. Page
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Other Comments:

Admiral Denton was a Prisoner of War for 2,766 days.
From July 18, 1965 to February 12, 1973


 
   
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 Duty Stations
USS Valley Forge (CV-45)NAS PensacolaCOMSIXTHFLTJoint Forces Staff College/Armed Forces Staff College (Faculty Staff)
VT-2 Golden EaglesVA-75 Sunday PunchersNaval War College (Faculty Staff)COMNAVAIRLANT/Commander Carrier Air Wing 7 (CVW-7)
USS Independence (CVA-62)Prisoner of WarNaval Hospital Portsmouth, VAJoint Forces Staff College/Armed Forces Staff College (Faculty Staff)
US Navy
  1946-1948, USS Valley Forge (CV-45)
  1948-1948, NAS Pensacola
  1956-1958, COMSIXTHFLT
  1958-1959, Joint Forces Staff College/Armed Forces Staff College (Faculty Staff)
  1959-1961, VT-2 Golden Eagles
  1961-1962, NAS Pensacola
  1962-1963, VA-75 Sunday Punchers
  1963-1964, Naval War College (Faculty Staff)
  1965-1965, VA-75 Sunday Punchers
  1965-1965, COMNAVAIRLANT/Commander Carrier Air Wing 7 (CVW-7)
  1965-1965, USS Independence (CVA-62)
  1965-1973, Prisoner of War/Vietnam
  1973-1973, Naval Hospital Portsmouth, VA
  1973-1974, Naval Hospital Portsmouth, VA
  1974-1977, Joint Forces Staff College/Armed Forces Staff College (Faculty Staff)
  1977-1977, Chief of Naval Education and Training (CNET)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1962-1965 Vietnam War/Advisory Campaign (62-65)
 Colleges Attended 
Spring Hill CollegeUnited States Naval AcademyArmed Forces Staff CollegeNaval War College
George Washington University
  1942-1943, Spring Hill College
  1943-1946, United States Naval Academy
  1958-1959, Armed Forces Staff College
  1963-1964, Naval War College
  1964-1964, George Washington University
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