Richard H. Bouchard

Lieutenant Commander, USN-Ret

July 28, 1972 - July 1, 1996


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Dates of Rank or Rate
(Officer Ranks and Enlisted Rates)
Date Rank
July 28, 1972 Enlists (Seaman)
September 1972 Airman
April 1973 AGAN
September 1973 AG3
December 1974 AG2
November 7, 1980 Ensign, USN
November 1982 Lieutenant,
junior grade
December 1984 Lieutenant
June 1990 Lieutenant Commander



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Duty Stations
Date Command Location
July 28, 1972 AFEES (enlists) Bangor, ME
Jul 1972 Recruit Training Command Great Lakes, IL
Sep 1972 Naval Technical Training Command Lakehurst, NJ
Apr 1973 Naval Weather Service Environmental Detachment Bermuda
Jan 1975 USS NIMITZ (CVAN-68) Pre-Commissioning Unit Norfolk, VA
May 3, 1975 USS Nimitz commissioned Norfolk, VA
Jun 1976 Released from Active Duty USS NIMITZ (CVN-68)
Aug 1977 Naval Reserve Center Augusta, ME
May 1979 Re-enlists in Regular Navy. Naval Station, Treasure Island, CA
May 1979 Fleet Numerical Oceanography Center Monterey, CA
July 1981 Officer Candidate School Newport, RI
Dec 1981 Fleet Numerical Oceanography Center Monterey, CA
May 1982 Naval Oceanography Command Detachment Key West, FL
May 1982 Commander, U.S. Forces Caribbean Key West, FL
Nov 1985 Naval Postgraduate School Monterey, CA
May 1988 Joint Typhoon Warning Center Guam
April 1990 Commander, Naval Oceanography Command Stennis Space Center, MS
May 1993 Naval Oceanographic Office Stennis Space Center, MS
July 1, 1996 Retires NAVOCEANO



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Awards

Joint Service Commendation Medal (1985) with Oak Leave Cluster (1990)
Navy Commendation Medal (1993) with Gold Star (1996)
Navy Achievement Medal (1982)
Navy (Battle) "E" Ribbon (1976)
Good Conduct Medal (1980)
National Defense Medal (1972) with Bronze Star (1991)
Overseas Deployment Ribbon (1990)

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