United States Navy

Episode 16: RADM John Franklin Calhoun USNR

I sit down with my father-in-law, Jack Calhoun, to discuss life, flying planes, the US NAVY, sailboat living, naval air stations, city colleges, and real estate development.

Navy Career:
Commissioned ensign United States Navy, 1958, and advanced through the ranks to rear admiral, 1986. He was the Commanding officer Attack Squadron 12, 1973-1975, Attack Squadron 174, Cecil Field, Florida, 1977-1978. Executive officer United States Ship Independence CV 62, 1979-1980.

Commanding officer United States Ship Detroit AOE 4, 1981-1983. Executive assistant chief of staff Supreme Allied Commander Atlantic, Norfolk, Virginia, 1983-1984. Commanding officer United States Ship Constellation CV-64, San Diego, 1984-1985.

Division director Office of Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, 1986-1987. Commander Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois, since 1987.

More information on RADM John Franklin Calhoun USNR – http://articles.chicagotribune.com/1993-06-06/business/9306060376_1_real-estate-