Holloway, James Lemuel, Jr., ADM

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Admiral
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1957-1959, Commander Naval Forces Eastern Atlantic /Mediterranean (CINCNELM/COMNELM)
Service Years
1918 - 1959
Admiral
Admiral

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Home State
Arkansas
Arkansas
Year of Birth
1898
 
This Military Service Page was created/owned by Bersley H. Thomas, Jr. (Tom), SMCS to remember Holloway, James Lemuel, Jr. (Lord Jim), ADM USN(Ret).

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Contact Info
Home Town
Fort Smith, AR
Last Address
Falls Church, VA

Date of Passing
Jan 11, 1984
 
Location of Interment
U.S. Naval Academy Cemetery - Annapolis, Maryland
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section 2

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In 1964 James Holloway was recalled to active duty to serve as Governor of the United States Naval Home in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, until 1966. Additionally, he received the honorary degrees of Doctor of Laws from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pennsylvania in 1944, and later from the University of Notre Dame, and Doctor of Humane Letters from Villanova University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1948. He died from an aortic aneurysm at the age of 85. The Admiral James L. Holloway Jr. Award is presented annually by the Navy League of the US to the outstanding Navy Reserve Officers Training Corps midshipman in the nation. The Rear Admiral James L. Holloway Jr. Trophy honors the Naval Academy midshipman who has contributed the most to Varsity Offshore J/24 sailing through his leadership, dedication to the team, and sailing skills.
   
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  1935-1938, Commander Training Command US Atlantic Fleet (COMTRALANT)

Lieutenant Commander

From Month/Year
June / 1935

To Month/Year
- / 1938

Unit
Commander Training Command US Atlantic Fleet (COMTRALANT) Unit Page

Rank
Lieutenant Commander

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Not Specified

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Not Specified

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 Commander Training Command US Atlantic Fleet (COMTRALANT) Details

Commander Training Command US Atlantic Fleet (COMTRALANT)

Type
HQ/Command Elements

Existing/Disbanded
Existing

Parent Unit
Major Commands

Strength
Command

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Last Updated: May 9, 2020
   
   
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