Maness, Anthony, RDML

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Last Rank
Rear Admiral Lower Half
Last Primary NEC
131X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Pilot
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1990-1994, 131X, COMPATWINGSPAC
Service Years
1962 - 1994
Rear Admiral Lower Half
Rear Admiral Lower Half

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Home Town
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Last Address
Long Beach

Date of Passing
May 07, 2003
Location of Interment
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Other Comments:

  • During his command tour at VP-6, the squadron was the first squadron to deploy with the P-3B TAC/NAV MOD "Super Bee" aircraft.

  • RDML Maness is interred at the Arlington National Cometary.

  • The RDML Anthony R. Maness Tactical Support Center, at Kaneohe MCBH, Hawaii is named in his honor.

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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
VP-9 Golden EaglesBureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS)VP-40 Fighting MarlinsCNO - OPNAV
VP-6 Blue SharksCOMPATWING 2 (CPW-2)Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS)COMPATWINGSPAC
  1964-1967, 131X, VP-9 Golden Eagles
  1967-1971, 131X, Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS)
  1971-1974, 131X, VP-40 Fighting Marlins
  1974-1977, 131X, CNO - OPNAV
  1977-1979, 131X, VP-6 Blue Sharks
  1979-1981, 131X, COMPATWING 2 (CPW-2)
  1981-1988, 131X, CNO - OPNAV
  1988-1989, 131X, Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS)
  1989-1990, 131X, CNO - OPNAV
  1990-1994, 131X, COMPATWINGSPAC
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1964-1973 Yankee Station, North Vietnam
 Colleges Attended 
United States Naval Academy
  1958-1962, United States Naval Academy
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