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Navy CO relieved back in March got the old heave-ho for sexual harassment

Why a Navy CO got released from his Spain post in March.

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So they say. He was in charge of the Navy hospital at Rota, Spain. We knew months ago that he was fired, but we didn’t know why until now.

Supposedly he was three sheets to the wind at a party and said things he shouldn’t have.

Photo Credit: U.S. Navy

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.

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