Commanding Officer

Executive Officer

CDR Ernest Sylvester Cornwall Jr.
Jun 3 1961 – Apr 1963
LTCDR Bruce Keener
(Rear Admiral Ret.)

Change of Command – April 1963
Change – April 1963
CDR Oliver Legrand Norman Jr.
Apr 1963 – Sep 16 1964
LTCDR Charles E. Gurney
(Rear Admiral Ret.)

The USS Lynde McCormick DDG 8 returns from her first WESPAC tour of duty to San Diego, California, 15 June 1963.

The USS Lynde McCormick DDG 8 proceeded to Sacramento, California, to help initiate its new deep water port.

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