HONOLULU (AP) — The Navy acknowledged it relieved the commander of a Pearl Harbor-based destroyer after shedding self assurance in her management.
The Navy acknowledged in a short news free up that Cmdr. Kathryn J. Dawley changed into as soon as removed as the united statesHopper’s chief on Tuesday. It did no longer clarify on the motive in the back of her dismissal.
Capt. Don Rauch, deputy commander of Destroyer Squadron Three One, has swiftly assumed mutter of the Hopper till the Navy identifies a eternal substitute.
Dawley took over as the ship’s commander a 300 and sixty five days ago.
A Navy news epic from that time acknowledged Dawley changed into as soon as the first female commanding officer of the Hopper. She changed into as soon as furthermore the first lady to mutter a warship named after a lady.
The guided-missile destroyer is named after the leisurely Rear Adm. Grace Murray Hopper, who changed into as soon as a pioneer in the self-discipline of computer science.