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Release No: 1007-11
December 08, 2011

Flag Officer Announcements

            Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus and Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert announced today the following assignments:

            Rear Adm. Patrick Driscoll will be assigned as deputy commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.  Driscoll is currently serving as deputy chief of staff for joint operations and fleet/joint training N3/N5/N7, U.S. Fleet Forces Command, Norfolk, Va.

            Capt. Michael E. Jabaley, who has been selected for the rank of to rear admiral (lower half), will be assigned as vice commander, Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C.  Jabaley is currently serving as major program manager for Virginia class submarines (PMS 450), Program Executive Office for Submarines, Washington, D.C.

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