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Amphibious Force, US Atlantic Fleet

Amphibious Force, US Atlantic Fleet was organized 16 March 1942. This command was combined in 1975 with Cruiser-Destroyer Force, US Atlantic Fleet to form Naval Surface Force, US Atlantic Fleet.

    1. 1942 RADM Roland M. Brainard  
    2. 1943 RADM Alan G. Kirk February-October 1943
    3. 1946-1948 RADM Ralph O. Davis 18 June 1946
    4. 1948-1950 RADM Jerauld Wright 24 November 1948
    5. 1950-1952 VADM Robert P. Briscoe 1 November 1950
    6. 1952-1956 VADM Frank G. Fahrion 5 January 1952
    7. 1956-1957 VADM Lorenzo S. Sabin, Jr. 1 May 1956
    8. 1957-1958 VADM Bryon H. Hanlon 4 November 1957
    9. 1958-1960 VADM George C. Towner 1 October 1958
    10. 1960-1961 VADM John M. Taylor 10 December 1960
    11. 1961-1962 VADM Alfred G. Ward 25 August 1961
    12. 1962-1963 VADM Horacio Rivero, Jr. 15 October 1962
    13. 1963-1965 VADM John S. McCain, Jr. 7 September 1963
    14. 1965-1967 VADM Charles K. Duncan June 1965
    15. 1967-1968 VADM Lloyd M. Mustin May 1967
    16. 1968-1971 VADM Edwin Bell January 1971
    17. 1973-1974 VADM Frank W. Vannoy October 1973
    18. 1974-1975 VADM Robert E. Adamson, Jr. August 1974

Note: RADM = Rear Admiral, VADM = Vice Admiral.

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Published:Tue Dec 05 07:17:29 EST 2017