Collier, James R., CAPT

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Last Rank
Last Primary NEC
111X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Surface Warfare
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1971-1974, 111X, Commander Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Commander Naval Forces Japan
Service Years
1944 - 1974
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Order of the Golden Dragon
Plank Owner

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Home State
South Carolina
South Carolina
Year of Birth
This Military Service Page was created/owned by the Site Administrator to remember Collier, James R., CAPT USN(Ret).
Contact Info
Home Town
Bremerton, WA
Last Address
Bremerton, WA

Date of Passing
Feb 26, 2011
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates

 Official Badges 

Joint Chiefs of Staff US Navy Retired 30

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Golden Shellback Gulf of Tonkin Yacht Club Cold War Veteran

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

Biography and obituary
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Surface Warfare Officer Badge
Command at Sea
Command Ashore

 Duty Stations
US NavyUSS Juneau (CL-119)Naval Postgraduate School (Faculty Staff)USS Kenneth D. Bailey (DD-713)
USS Willis A. Lee (DL-4)Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS)USS John S. McCain (DL-3)Naval War College (Faculty Staff)
USS Stoddard (DD-566)USS Coontz (DLG-9)Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS)USS Sacramento (AOE-1)
RTC Great Lakes, IL (Company Commander/Staff)COMDESRON 15, Commander, Naval Surface Force, Pacific (COMNAVSURFPAC)Commander Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Commander Naval Forces Japan
  1944-1946, 110X, USS LSM 27
  1946-1948, 111X, USS LSMR 401
  1948-1949, 111X, USS Atlanta (CL-104/IX-304)
  1949-1951, 111X, USS Juneau (CL-119)
  1951-1952, 111X, Commander, Western Sea Frontier
  1952-1952, 111X, Naval Postgraduate School (Faculty Staff)
  1952-1953, 111X, USS Kenneth D. Bailey (DD-713)
  1954-1955, 111X, USS Willis A. Lee (DL-4)
  1956-1958, 111X, Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS)
  1958-1959, 111X, USS John S. McCain (DL-3)
  1959-1960, 111X, Naval War College (Faculty Staff)
  1960-1962, 111X, USS Stoddard (DD-566)
  1962-1964, 111X, USS Coontz (DLG-9)
  1964-1966, 111X, Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS)
  1966-1968, 111X, USS Sacramento (AOE-1)
  1969-1970, 111X, RTC Great Lakes, IL (Company Commander/Staff)
  1970-1971, 111X, COMDESRON 15, Commander, Naval Surface Force, Pacific (COMNAVSURFPAC)
  1971-1974, 111X, Commander Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Commander Naval Forces Japan
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1952-1953 Korean War/Third Korean Winter (1952-53)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (68)
 Colleges Attended 
University of WashingtonNaval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA
  1943-1944, University of Washington
  1952-1952, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA
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