Military Bios

Rear Admiral Christopher E. Weaver:

Military Branch:United States Navy
Position: Commander, Navy Installations Command/ Director, Ashore Readiness Division (OPNAV N46)
Rear Admiral Christopher Weaver graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy with the Class of 1971. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the Naval Academy and a Master of Public Administration degree from George Washington University. He is also a distinguished graduate of the Industrial College of the Armed Forces.
Rear Adm. Weaver was designated a Surface Warfare Officer in 1973. His sea tours include duty aboard USS Marvin Shields (DE 1066), USS Capodanno (FF 1093), USS Boulder (LST 1190), and USS Samuel Eliot Morison (FFG 13). He has commanded USS Exultant (MSO 441) and USS Spruance (DD 963).
Ashore, Rear Adm. Weaver has served as an Assignment Officer in the Bureau of Naval Personnel, as Head of the Seamanship and Navigation Department at the U.S. Naval Academy, as Head of the Surface Combatant Branch of the Surface Warfare Division (OP-03), and as Head of the Mine Warfare Branch of the Expeditionary Warfare Division (N85).
Rear Adm. Weaver commanded U.S. Naval Station, Norfolk, Va., immediately prior to assuming his assignment as Executive Officer to the Director for Logistics (J4), The Joint Staff. He was selected for Flag rank in February 1997. Rear Adm. Weaver served as the 83rd Commandant of Naval District Washington, the oldest continuously operated Navy installation in the nation. Rear Adm. Weaver is dual-hatted and currently serving as Commander, Navy Installations (CNI) and Director, Ashore Readiness Division (OPNAV N46).
Rear Adm. Weaver’s personal decorations include the Distinguished Service Medal, Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit, Meritorious Service Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal, Combat Action Ribbon, National Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Southwest Asia Service Medal, and Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal.
Rear Adm. Weaver is an Honorary Seabee and Honorary Master Chief Petty Officer.
Updated: 1 April 2004


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