Holloway, James Lemuel, Jr., ADM

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Line Officer
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1957-1959, Commander Naval Forces Eastern Atlantic /Mediterranean (CINCNELM/COMNELM)
Service Years
1918 - 1959

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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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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
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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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Chapple, Wreford Goss, RADM, (1930-1959) OFF 112X Captain
Kimmel, Thomas Kincaid, CAPT, (1936-1962) OFF Captain
Mack, William Paden, VADM, (1937-1975) OFF 111X Commander
POLLARD, Joseph, CAPT, (1940-1968) OFF 210X Commander
Fitz-Patrick, Edward, CAPT, (1941-1962) OFF 111X Lieutenant Commander
Robinson, Rembrandt Cecil, RADM, (1944-1972) OFF 111X Lieutenant
Shear, Harold Edson, ADM, (1941-1980) OFF 112X Lieutenant
Duacsek, Ada Lou Reed, LT, (1949-1957) OFF 110X Lieutenant Junior Grade
Grenfell, Elton Watters, VADM, (1926-1964) Rear Admiral Upper Half
Duncan, Charles, ADM, (1933-1972) Captain
Van METRE, Thaddeus, RADM, (1930-1959) Captain
Coe, Robert Wood, CAPT, (1941-1970) OFF 410X Commander
Fischer, Harry Frederick, CAPT, (1935-1970) Commander
Kinney, Sheldon, RADM, (1935-1972) Commander
MARCY, Lincoln, CDR, (1939-1959) Commander
Zumwalt, Elmo, ADM, (1942-1974) Commander
Craven, John Harold, CAPT, (1942-1973) OFF 410X Lieutenant Commander
ENSEY, Lyttleton, CAPT, (1936-1961) Lieutenant Commander
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