1-Compton

RADM Bryan W. Compton, USN (Ret) July 12, 1972 to August 21, 1976

9_Gaskill

RADM Richard T. Gaskill, USN (Ret) August 21, 1976 to February 12, 1979

Batzler

RADM John R. Batzler, USN (Ret) February 12, 1979 to February 26, 1982

Capt_Yelland

Capt Matt Yelland, USN (Ret)
Kirk Douglas entered the NIMITZ family by portraying “Captain Matthew Yelland” in the 1980 motion picture “Final Countdown” and is an Honorary Captain of the USS Nimitz. February 25, 1982 to February 26, 1982

Capt_Ilg

VADM Raymond P. Ilg, USN (Ret) February 26, 1982 to September 26, 1984

Capt_Connor

RADM Eugene D. Conner, USN (Ret) September 26, 1984 to August 28, 1987

Capt_Bennitt

VADM Brent M. Bennitt, USN (Ret) August 28, 1987 to September 16, 1989

Capt_Williamson

RADM Robert C. Williamson, USN (Ret) September 16, 1989 to April 16, 1992

Capt_Nathman

ADM John B. Nathman, USN April 16, 1992 to August 26, 1994

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VADM Alfred G. Harms, Jr., USN (Ret) August 26, 1994 to November 08, 1996

Capt_Richardson

RADM Issac E. Richardson, III, USN November 08, 1996 to June 08, 1999

Capt_Firks

Captain Steven F. Firks, USN June 08, 1999 to May 17, 2002

540-Gilman

Capt. Robert J. Gilman May 17, 2002 to November 23, 2004

933-Branch

Capt. Ted Branch November 23, 2004 to March 16, 2007

1218-manazir

Capt Michael Manazir March 16, 2007 to August 24, 2009

Capt_Monger

Capt Paul O. Monger August 24, 2009 to March 29, 2012

Capt-Ruth

Capt Jeffery Ruth March 29, 2012 to July 08, 2014

Capt_Ring

Capt John C. Ring
USN Commanding Officer, USS Nimitz July 08, 2014 to January 12, 2017

Kevin P Lenox Reduced

Capt Kevin P Lenox
USN Commanding Officer, USS Nimitz January 12, 2017 to Present

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News at a Glance

  • Reunion 2017 will be hosted by Rob Jamison in Norfolk, Virginia
  • Reunion 2018 will be hosted by Tim Gildea in Philadelphia, Pa.
  • Reunion 2019 will be in Biloxi, Miss. hosted by Bill Paschall.
  • The NEW Scholarship application can be completed online or downloaded and completed.
  • Members can now make posts back to the Association President.  Simply click the link on the Presidents Blog page.
  • Members can Blog each other, simply click Blog and then Members Blog from main menu.
  • Click here to view the 5 Star Winter 2017 Newsletter
  • Norfolk Hotel info is available

 

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