Awards & Citations
(click on certificate to read citation)

Citations
 

United States Senator John McCain
State of Arizona
  

Governor Jennifer Granholm
State of Michigan
 
Personal Medal Citations
 

Navy Commendation Medal
John Scott Redd, Vice Admiral, USN
Commander, United States Naval Forces Central Command
  

Navy Achievement Medal, Gold Star (5th Award)
Logan Jones, Commander, USN
Commanding Officer, USS Reuben James (FFG 57)

Navy Achievement Medal, Gold Star (4th Award)
E.J. Lester, Commander, USN
Commanding Officer, USS Reuben James (FFG 57)

Navy Achievement Medal, Gold Star (3rd Award)
C.W. Puryear, Jr, Captain, USN
Commanding Officer, Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard &
Intermediate Maintenance Facility

Navy Achievement Medal, Gold Star (2nd Award)
J.E. Will, Commander, USN
Commanding Offier, USS Rodney M. Davis (FFG 60)

Navy Achievement Medal
P.N. Hixenbaugh, Commander, USN
Commanding Officer, USS Kiska (AE 35)
  
 
Letters of Commendation
 

Thomas B. Fargo, Admiral, USN
Commander In Chief, US Pacific Fleet

W.R. Klemm, Rear Admiral, USN
Deputy Chief of Staff for Fleet Maintenance

J.W. Townes, III, Rear Admiral, USN
Commander, Naval Surface Group Middle Pacific

W.G. Sutton, Rear Admiral, USN
Commander, Naval Surface Group Middle Pacific

P.M. Leenhouts, Commander, USN
Commanding Officer, USS Rodney M. Davis (FFG 60)

Raja Javed Afzal Ti, Commander, Pakistan Navy
Commanding Officer, PNS Shahjahan
 
Certificates
 

Enlisted Surface Warfare Specialist
P.N. Hixenbaugh, Commander, USN
Commanding Officer, USS Kiska (AE 35)

United States Flag
Alan B. Hantman, FAIA
Architect of the US Capitol

Transfer to Fleet Reserve
R.E. Haidvogel, Commander, USN
Commanding Officer, USS Reuben James (FFG 57)

Retirement Creed
Kenneth Schmidt, CMDCM, USN
Command Master Chief, USS Reuben James (FFG 57)
Operational Certificates

Operation Iraqi Freedom
USS Reuben James (FFG 57)

Operation Enduring Freedom
USS Reuben James (FFG 57)

Persian Excursion
USS Reuben James (FFG 57)

Realm of the Golden Dragon
USS Reuben James (FFG 57)

Golden Shellback
USS Reuben James (FFG 57)

Shellback
USS Kiska (AE 35)

Order of the Spanish Main
USS Forrestal (CV 59)

Bluenose
USS Forrestal (CV 59)

Order of the Ditch (Suez Canal)
USS Forrestal (CV 59)
Diplomas

MK15 Mod 21 Close In Weapons Systems
Block 1B Difference Course (NEC 1122)
Honor Graduate
Fleet Combat Training Center Pacific, San Diego, CA

MK15 Mod 11-14 Close In Weapons System
Block 1 Difference Course (NEC 1121)
Honor Graduate
Fleet Combat Training Center Atlantic, Dam Neck, VA

First Class Petty Officer Leadership Course
Naval Submarine Training Center Pacific, Pearl Harbor, HI

Command Training Team
Naval Submarine Training Center Pacific, Pearl Harbor, HI

Field Calibration Activity Maintenance Technician
Afloat Training Group Middle Pacific, Pearl Harbor, HI

Quality Assurance Inspector
Afloat Training Group Middle Pacific, Pearl Harbor, HI

Quality Assurance Technician
Afloat Training Group Middle Pacific, Pearl Harbor, HI

Shipboard Intelligence Officer
Fleet Intelligence Training Center Pacific, San Diego, CA

Intelligence Photographer Course
Honor Graduate
Fleet Intelligence Training Center Pacific, San Diego, CA

Xerox Technical Repair Training
Class IV
Xerox Technical Training Center

Electrical Cable Improvement Program
Cable Removal and Installation
USS Forrestal (CV 59), Mayport, FL

Fire Control Technician School
Class 'C' (NEC 1127)
Service School Command, Great Lakes, IL

Fire Control Technician School
Class 'A'
Service School Command, Great Lakes, IL

Basic Electricity and Electronics School
Mods 1-36
Service School Command, Great Lakes, IL

 



 
 
Dennis P. McGinn 2009