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USS Iwo Jima (LPH-2)


Commanding Officers
01CAPT. Harris, Thomas David26 August 1961 - 24 October 1962
02CAPT. Harmon, Leonard Edward24 October 1962 - 23 November 1963
03CAPT. Paul, Paul Moore23 November 1963 - 30 November 1964
04CAPT. Scott, David Adam30 November 1964 - 21 December 1965
05CAPT. Boe, Nils William21 December 1965 - 7 January 1967
06CAPT. Timmes, Francis Xavier7 January 1967 - 15 December 1967
07CAPT. Shepherd, John Tyler15 December 1967 - 4 February 1969
08CAPT. Casey Jr., Martin Michael4 February 1969 - 12 February 1970
09CAPT. Kirkemo, Leland Erwin12 February 1970 - 13 February 1971
10CAPT. Toole Jr., Wycliffe David (Wick), RADM13 February 1971 - 16 May 1972
11CAPT. Callaghan Jr., William McCombe, VADM16 May 1972 - 5 September 1973
12CAPT. Josephson, John Vernon5 September 1973 - 10 February 1975
13CAPT. Powell Jr., James Richard10 February 1975 - 14 July 1976
14CAPT. Hawkins, Phil R.14 July 1976 - 29 June 1978
15CAPT. Brown Jr., Walter H.29 June 1978 - 12 January 1980
16CAPT. Lawson, Ramsey 12 January 1980 - 8 January 1981
17CAPT. Dougherty Jr., William Adam :VADM8 January 1981 - 8 September 1982
18CAPT. Jones Jr., Arden W.8 September 1982 - 23 February 1984
19CAPT. Merrill, Hugh Anthony23 February 1984 - 15 August 1985
20CAPT. Phimister, Stephen15 August 1985 - 24 April 1987
21CAPT. Hayden, William Buford (T-Ball) :RADM24 April 1987 - 3 November 1988
22CAPT. Pyle, Kenneth Lawrence 3 November 1988 - 4 May 1990
23CAPT. O'Hearn, Michael Steven4 May 1990 - 1 November 1991
24CAPT. Zia, Ralph K.1 November 1991 - 14 July 1993
Courtesy Wolfgang Hechler and Ron Reeves

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