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USS Greeneville (SSN 772) incident


Lt. Cmdr. Gerald K. Pfeifer,
U.S. Navy

Biographical Information


Age: 38

Home of Record: Maryland

Source of Commission: U.S. Naval Academy - May 21, 1986

Degree: Aerospace Engineering

Designator: 1120

Rank: Lieutenant Commander

Date of Rank: Aug. 1, 1996

Duty Assignment History:
Oct 1999 to Present USS Greeneville (SSN 772)
Oct 1997 to Oct 1999                            Student, Naval Education and Training Center
Newport Command Leadership School, Newport, R.I.
Aug 1999 to Oct 1999 Naval Submarine School, Groton, Conn.
Nov 1997 to Aug 1999 Commander in Chief, U.S. Pacific Fleet (Nuclear Propulsion Examining Board)
Jul 1994 to Oct 1997 USS Batfish (SSN 681)
Jul 1994 to Jul 1994 Commander, Submarine Squadron 4, Commander Submarine Force, U.S. Atlantic Fleet, Norfolk, Va.
Feb 1994 to Jul 1994 Naval Submarine School, New London, Conn.
Jul 1991 to Jan 1994 Naval Post Graduate School Monterey, Calif.
Mar 1988 to Jul 1991 USS Nevada (SSBN 733)

Awards and Decorations: Meritorious Unit Commendation, Navy Achievement Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (6)

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