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LCDR John D. Stensrud
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 John Donald Stensrud, USN 

Assumed command of SAVAGE 17 June, 1961
Relieved of command 11 June, 1963
BACK TO SECTION 23.Commanding Officers DE/DER-386LCDR Oscae 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.

SIGNIFICANT DUTY STATIONS: 

CO, USS MENDER (ARSD-2)
CO, USS SAVAGE (DER-386)
CO, USS AGERHOLM (DD-52)
COMMANDER, DES DIV 52
CO, USS DURHAM (LKA-114)
BORN:  16 August, 1921 in McCanna, North Dakota.  DIED:  03 October, 2011 in Charlotte, North Carolina.
SIGNIFICANT AWARDS: 

Legion of Merit

Navy Commendation Medal With Combat 'V'

World War II Victory Medal

Korean Service Medal

Vietnam Service Medal
SERVICE BRANCHES:

USNR       10/1942 - 08/1955
USN         09/1955 - 06/1974
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Captain John D. Stensrud (Ret.)
Charlotte, North Carolina 
September 2011
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[Photograph taken in September 2011 most graciously donated by and copyrighted to Edward P. Stone, Lt. - Savage 1961 - 1963.] 
photograph of Legion of Merit medal
photograph of Navy Commendation Medal With Combat 'V'
photograph of Vietnam Service medal
photograph of World War II Victory medal
photograph of Korean Service medal
photograph of Captain John D. Stensrud, San Diego, California - 1968
photograph of John Donald Stensrud - date unknown
photograph of Captain John D. Stensrud, Charlotte, North Carolina - September 2011
Captain  John D. Stensrud,
San Diego, California - 1968
John Donald Stensrud - date unknown