Saturday, February 16, 2013
Fourth Navy CO fired
The Navy announced today that Commander, Coastal Riverine Group TWO (CRG@), Captain James Hamblet relieved Captain David Hunter as commanding officer Maritime Expeditionary Security Squadron TWELVE (MSRON 12) due to a loss of confidence in his ability to command, a result of mismanagement of personnel matters and unprofessional behavior.
MSRON 12 Command Master Chief, Operations Specialist Master Chief Gregory Krumholz, was also relieved due to substandard performance of his duties as he demonstrated inappropriate and unprofessional behavior as command master chief.
MSRON 12 is a Navy Reserve unit based in Williamsburg, Va., and is currently forward deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet Area of Responsibility. Coastal Riverine Force Sailors conduct port and harbor security, high value asset protection, offensive combat operations and maritime security operations in rivers, harbors and coastal waterways.