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All Calls scheduled in Washington, DC
All Calls scheduled in Washington, DC
On behalf of Rear Admiral and Mrs. Jonathan Yuen, you and your spouse (or guest) are cordially invited to attend the annual "All Calls Made and Returned" reception held at the Fort Myer Officer's Club located on Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall on Friday evening, 6 November 2015 from 1900 to 2200. "All Calls" provides a great opportunity to meet new friends and catch up with shipmates, and this year's event will feature a superb variety of hors d'oeuvres, carving stations, and a cash bar.  See details on the Washington, DC Chapter Upcoming Events.
September 25, 2015

"Oakleaf Cruise 2016":  Only a few cabins left!!
"Oakleaf Cruise 2016": Only a few cabins left!!
Only a few cabins left, don't wait to make reservations!!  Don’t miss the chance to be on the second Navy Supply Corps Foundation “Oakleaf Cruise.” Scenic Tours has planned an exciting adventure: Amsterdam to Basel "Highlights of the Rhine" set for April 2016 (8 days, 7 nights)
The cruise will begin on April 18, 2016, when passengers will board the Scenic Opal in Amsterdam, Netherlands, and cruise along the Rhine River for eight days, ending on April 25 in Basel, Switzerland.

Contact Pat Loeser at to make your reservation now.
Check out these short video clips of past cruises:
Overview All-Inclusive 2015 1:46:
January 12, 2015

Order "Ready for Sea" today!
Order "Ready for Sea" today!
Ready for Sea: A History of the U.S. Navy Supply Corps is available!
At a cost of only $50, this beautifully crafted, limited edition coffee table book captures the history of the U.S. Navy's Supply Corps in a way not done before. Replete with historical references, the book describes the establishment of the Supply Corps under Tench Francis and follows it to the Naval Supply Systems Command of today. In 150 pages it highlights in pictures, statistics and text, the growth and development of the U.S. Navy's supply, logistics, financial management, and contracting capability that enabled the United States Navy to operate indefinitely at sea and abroad. Through this historical context, you'll gain a new appreciation for what it means to be a U.S. Navy Supply Corps Officer.  
"Ready for Sea:  A History of the U. S. Navy Supply Corps" is a first of its kind and there are a limited number of copies.  It will be a must have for anyone that wore, or will wear, an oak leaf on their uniform.

Please click on the Ship's Store link above to order.  You do not have to log in to your account to order a book.
Shipping charges are $10. for each book.  The book is shipped directly from the publisher, please allow 3 weeks for delivery.

January 27, 2015

Four scholarship recipients win first annual video selfie contest
Four scholarship recipients win first annual video selfie contest
Four Navy Supply Corps Foundation scholarship recipients have also been named winners in the Navy Supply Corps Foundation first annual video selfie contest. According to Foundation Chair CAPT (Ret.) John Kizer, each of these videos “did a great job of expressing your appreciation for the scholarship support you have received, as well as demonstrating how this support made a different for you and your family.”

The winners included Emma Brown, a freshman at Indiana University, Zachary Hahn, a freshman at the Pennsylvania State University, Karli Himmerlich, a junior at Florida State University,  and Ebone McNeil, a freshman at George Fox University.  Each winner received a check for $100 plus a Navy Supply Corps Foundation thumbdrive.

Click here to see the videos.  Congratulations all!
August 06, 2015

Regulation permits retired personnel to wear uniforms
Regulation permits retired personnel to wear uniforms
    1.  GENERAL.  Retired officers and enlisted personnel, who are not on
active duty, may wear the uniform, insignia, and qualifications
corre-sponding to the rank or rating indicated on the retired list.
         a.  Retired personnel may wear uniforms at ceremonies or official
functions when the dignity of the occasion and good taste dictate.  Wearing
a uniform is appropriate for memorial services, weddings, funerals, balls,
patriotic or military parades, ceremonies in which any active or reserve
United States military unit is participating, and meetings or functions of
military associations.
         b.  Retired personnel may wear the uniform of their grade while
instructing a cadet corps or similar organization at approved naval or
military academies or other approved academic institutions.
    3.  UNIFORM NOT AUTHORIZED.  Retired personnel are prohibited from
wearing the uniform in connection with personal enterprises, business
activities, or while attending or participating in any demonstration,
assembly or activity for the purpose of furthering personal or partisan
views on political, social, economic, or religious issues.
    4.  FOREIGN COUNTRIES.  Retired personnel, who are not on active duty,
living or visiting a foreign country, may only wear a uniform to attend
ceremonies or social functions when wearing a uniform is required by the
terms of the invitations of customs of the country.
    5.  GROOMING STANDARDS.  Retired personnel must comply with the
grooming standards in these regulations, but uniforms and equipment may
either be those prescribed here or those authorized at the time of their
May 25, 2015

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CDR Bob Alderman, SC, USN (Ret.) volunteers for the National Park Service at Cabrillo National Monument. Read more under Photos.
Order polos and other items from Land's End with Ready for Sea or Oakleaf logos. Check it out in the Ship's Store.
A new Ready for Sea flag is available in the Ship's Store.
Supply Corps flag caught during Southern France river cruise. Check out more photos under Quicklinks.
NAVSUP WSS – Philadelphia Navy service members participate in the 9/11 Heroes Run.

Upcoming Events

2015 Supply Corps Fall Open (Hampton Roads)

Friday Oct 09, 2015

2015 Blue and Gold Gala (San Diego)

Saturday Oct 10, 2015

Farewell Luncheon for RADM Baucom (St. Louis)

Tuesday Oct 13, 2015

2015 Navy Ball Update (St. Louis)

Saturday Oct 17, 2015


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In Memoriam

CAPT Leonard Alvin Plein, SC, USN (Ret.)

August 2015

CAPT Wesley James Mcclaren, SC, USN (Ret.)

January 2008

LCDR Robert M. Willison, SC, USN (Ret.)

November 2014

CDR Diana Wilson, SC, USN (Ret.)

August 2015

CAPT Edward J Bano, SC, USN (Ret.)

August 2015

CAPT Christian Robert Isely, SC, USN (Ret.)

August 2015