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2nd CO of Norfolk yard put on shelf

The captain commanding the Navy’s shipyard in Norfolk, Virginia, has been suspended pending an investigation into the command environment he created. Last June, a predecessor in the same job was fired.

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The captain commanding the Navy's shipyard in Norfolk, Virginia, has been suspended pending an investigation into the command environment he created. Last June, a predecessor in the same job was fired.

The captain commanding the Navy’s shipyard in Norfolk, Virginia, has been suspended pending an investigation into the command environment he created. Last June, a predecessor in the same job was fired.

Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com. Twitter: @tomricks1

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