2018 Holland Club Induction Ceremony

The 2018 Holland Club Induction Ceremony will be at 0900, 2 June in Dealey Center on the Submarine Base.  For those without Base access there will be a shuttle bus running from the Nautilus Parking Lot outside the Main Gate beginning at 0730.  Inductees are requested to be in Dealey Center by 0815.  There will be a reception immediately following the ceremony at the Clubhouse on 40 School Street.  All are invited.

On Friday, 1 June at 1400 there will be a Social sponsored by the Groton Base Chief Petty Officers (CPOA) at the Fouled Anchor/CPO Club on Base.  The SUBASE CO and XO will also be there to welcome everyone.  All inductees, their families, guests, and current Holland Club members are invited.  If you don't have Base access there will be a shuttle bus running from the Nautilus Parking Lot to the Fouled Anchor Club beginning at about 1345.  Please contact our Holland Club Chairman, Pat Urello, at 757-639-4802 or patrick_urello@comcast.net if you plan on attending.  I encourage all to attend.  I hope to see many of you at the weekend events.”


I like to wish a heartfelt congratulation to our following inductees:

  • LCDR Arthur R. Gager – USS DACE (SSN 607)
  • SK2(SS) Ed Greenwold – USS DOGFISH (SS 350)
  • RMCS(SS) Robert M. Hagerman – USS SKATE (SSN 578)
  • LCDR Roy C. Harness – USS JAMES MADISON (SSBN 627)
  • STSCM(SS) Michael K. Hartung – USS ROBERT E. LEE (SSBN 601)
  • EM2(SS) William F. Heffernan – USS SEA LEOPARD (SS 483)
  • STS3(SS) William F. Henderson – USS ENTEMEDOR (SS 340)
  • IC3(SS) Albert S. Jones – USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (SSBN 600)
  • CDR Eric M. Jones – USS VON STEUBEN (SSBN 632)
  • QM2(SS) John E. Kammerer – USS BARB (SSN 596)
  • TM2(SS) Dennis J. Kauppinen – USS CORPORAL (SS 346)
  • TM2(SS) Gregory C. Kane – USS GEORGE C. MARSHALL(SSBN 654)
  • FTG2(SS) Murray P. Lewis – USS JALLAO (SS 368)
  • STS3(SS) Dave Lombardi – USS FRANCIS SCOTT KEY (SSBN 657)
  • MM2(SS) James C. Lubs – USS ROBERT E. LEE (SSBN 601)
  • TM2(SS) Paul C. Maloney – USS PATRICK HENRY (SSBN 599)
  • CAPT William F. McGonegal – USS GUARDFISH (SSN 612)
  • YN2(SS) Gannon McHale – USS STURGEON (SSN 637)
  • LCDR Jack A. Mullin – USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (SSBN 602)
  • LCDR Francis J. Murphy, Jr. – USS GATO (SSN 615)
  • LCDR Glen D. Myers, Sr. – USS BLUEBACK (SS 581)
  • EN(SS/DV) Richard L. Nankee – USS GRENADIER (SS 525)
  • MM2(SS) Steven Olmstead – USS WILL ROGERS (SSBN 659)
  • EMCS(SS) Albert A. Osswald, III – USS ARGONAUT (SS 475)
  • IC1(SS) Dale R. Probasco – USS BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (SSBN 640)
  • ET1(SS) John P. Riley – USS SKATE (SSN578)
  • STS1(SS) Greg Ross – USS PARGO (SSN 650)
  • MM2(SS) Jeffrey Schwarz – USS RAY (SSN 653)
  • EN2(SS) Jimmy C. Shumate – USS RUNNER (SS 476)
  • Hank Silversti – USS THOMAS JEFFERSON (SSBN 618)
  • MMCM(SS) Marshall H. Smith – USS CUTLASS (SS 478)
  • EMCM(SS) Michael Stein – USS WHALE (SSN 638)
  • RMCS(SS) Barry R. Strauss – USS JOHN MARSHALL (SSBN 611)
  • TM1(SS) Edward T. Swaenepoel – USS SEAWOLF (SSN 575)
  • EMCS(SS) John R. Vernotzy – USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (SSBN 602)
  • RMCS(SS/DV) Gerald C. Williams – USS ULYSSES S. GRANT (SSBN 631)

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