SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Cmdr. C. Patrick Smith, executive officer, Fleet Logistics Support Squadron FIVE FIVE (VR-55) was relieved of his duties Dec. 18 by Capt. Scott Eargle, Commander, Fleet Logistics Support Wing, due to a loss of confidence in his ability to command and continue to serve in his current billet.
Smith will be administratively reassigned to Navy Operational Support Center Point Mugu, California.
Cmdr. Dan Pugh, has assumed the duties of executive officer of VR-55.