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LCDR Joseph S. Buggy, Jr.
SECTION 24.
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SECTION 24. CONTENTS
HOMENEW ADDITIONSSITE MAPINTRODUCTION
FOREWORDINVOCATION1. WALTER S. SAVAGE, JR.2.  DE-386 (WWII)
3.  DE-386 CREW4.  DE-386 CREW PHOTOS5.  DE-386 SHIP PHOTOS6.  DER-386 (1955)
7.  DER CREW 1955 - 19648.  DER-386 PHOTOS9.  SAVAGE IN VIETNAM10.  VIETNAM CREW
11.  VIETNAM PHOTOS12.  SHIP'S AWARDS13.  ACTIVE SERVICE TERMINATED14.  REUNION ASSOCIATION
15.  DECEASED16.  ROSTER17  REUNION PHOTOS18.  KEEPSAKES
19.  MISCELLANEOUS20.  SITE POLICIES21.  WEBMASTER22.  SHIP'S STORE
23.  SITE AWARDS24.  COMMANDING OFFICERS 25.  SHIP'S HISTORY

 Lieutenant Commander Joseph Stanislaus Buggy, Jr., USN 

Assumed command 17 September, 1968

Relieved of duty 17 October, 1969
Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, LCRD Buggy enlisted in the Navy in 1943.

After serving on various ships, LCDR Buggy attended Officers Candidate School at Newport, Rhode Island in 1956, and received his Commission.

As his initial assignment, LCDR Buggy served aboard the USS ALBANY (CA-123) as Fire Control Officer.

From June 1958 to July 1959, LCDR Buggy served as Executive Officer of the USS Weatherford (EPC-618), and then as Commissioning Officer of the WEATHERFORD from June 1959 to October 1960.

After a tour in Operations and Plans at Key West, Test and Developmental Detachment, LCDR Buggy joined the precommissioning team of the USS CONYNGHAM (DDG-17) and served as Weapons Officer once the ship was commissioned.

In 1964, LCDR Buggy was assigned to the USS PUTNAM DD-757 as Executive Officer, following this tour LCDR Buggy was attached to the Bureau of Naval Personnel in Washington, D.C.

In September 1968, LCDR Buggy assumed command of the USS SAVAGE. He was relieved of command 17 October, 1969.
BACK TO SECTION 23.Commanding Officers DE/DER-386LCDR O. C. RohnkeRohnke - USCG Academy
Rohnke CrestsO. C. Rohnke PhotographsLCDR Robert C. PenistonMemories Capt. R. C. Peniston
LCDR John D. StensrudLCDR Daniel T. Holly, Jr.LCDR Joseph S. Buggy, Jr.ON TO SECTION 25.

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photograph of Captain Joseph S. Buggy, Jr.
photograph of Captain Joseph S. Buggy, Jr.
[Biography and photographs from the private archives of Rollins W. Coakley, Y1c 1943 to 1944.]
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