Inchon (LPH 12) - Naval Cruise Book

 - Class of 1987

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Colonel James . Myatt 26th Marine Amphibious Unlt Colonel James M. Myatt, USMC, assumed command of the 26th Marine Amphibious Unit on July 19, 1985. Colonel Myatt is a 44-year-old native of Houston, Texas. He enlist- ed in the Marine Corps Reserve in September 1960 and was com- missioned a second lieutenant in May 1963 after graduating from Sam Houston State University in January of that same year. He has served in various command and staff positions within the 1st Ma- rine Brigade and both the 2nd and 3rd Marine Divisions. His assign- ments have included: Platoon commander in the Republic of Viet- namg infantry battalion advisor with the Vietnamese Marine Corpsg instructor duties at the U.S. Naval Academyg executive officer for 3d Battalion, 2nd Marinesg and S-4 officer for the 2nd Marine Regiment. He has also served as the Assistant Chief of Staff G-5, with the Headquarters, 4th Marine Amphibious Brigade and most recently completed a tour of duty as Marine Corps Member of Chairman's Staff Group for the Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff. Colonel Myatt has attended the Naval Command and Staff Course at Naval War College, Norwegian National Defense College, Naval Post Graduate School and the Defense Language Institute. His personal decorations include: Silver Star, Defense Superior Service Medal, Bronze Star with Combat "V", Meritorious Service Medal with Gold Star in lieu of second award, Joint Service Com- mendation Medal, and Vietnamese Honor Medal 1st Class. Colonel Myatt and his wife, the former Jill Bell of Dallas, Texas have two children, Jamy and Julie who reside with them.

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Captain John M. Quarterman, Jr. Commander Amphibious Squadron 4 Captain John Maye Quarterman, Jr., from Brunswick, GA, graduated from the U.S. Na- 8 val Academy in 1961. Designated a Naval 1 r Aviator in November 1962, he reported to T 1 A HS-3 in Norfolk, VA, and eployed in USS INTREPID QCVS 11l to the Caribbean, Medi- terranean, and North Atlantic. In June 1965 he became Aide and Flag Lieutenant to Commander Carrier Division 14, embarked in USS WASP QCVS 18l. Next assigned to the Naval Air Test Center, Patuxent River, MD, he graduated in June 1967 from U.S. Naval Test Pilot Schoola nd served 2 years as a project test pilot in the Weapons Sys- tem Test Division. He reported in eptember 1969 to HAL-3, Binh Thuy, Republic of Viewtnam. Assigned to Sea Wolf Detachment 1, he operated off LST's in the Gulf of Thailand, flying UH-1B gunships in support ofthe U.S. Navy's "Op- eration Sea Float". After 7 months, he be- came squadron NATOPS Officer and in May 1970 was designated Air Operations Officer for Commander First Sea Lords, CTG 194.0, for an invasion up the Mekong River into Cambodia. During his year in Vietnam he flew 756 combat missions and was subse- quently awarded the Silver Star, Distin- guished Flying Crossg Bronze Star with Combat Vg 31 Flight Strike Air Medalsg Navy Commendation Medal with Combat Vg Vietnamese Arr uanantry Crossg and other unit, campaign, and service awards. Reporting to HC-1 in San Diego, CA, in February 1971, he was assigned as Officer in Charge of an 8- plane SH-3G detachment and deployed on board USS OKINAWA QLPH 31 for the Apollo 15 recovery. He then reployed lor 9 months to the Western Pacific as Officer in Charge of the Search and Rescue Helicopter Detachment on board USS CORAL SEA QCV 43l. Following graduation in June 1973 from the Command and Staff Course, U.S. Naval War College, he returned to Patuxent River as Test Pilot and Rotary Wing Branch Head, Naval Air Systems Command Test and Evaluation Coordinator. He became HS-3 Executive Officer in June 1975 and was Command- ing Officer from October 1976-February 1978. His next assignment was to USS GUAM QLPH 9j as Air Officer, where he made two Mediterranean Amphibious Ready Group deployments. Captain Quarter- man commanded HM-12 from January 1980 until May 1981. During 1981-1982, he attended the National Defense University, graduating from the Industrial College of the Armed Forces and receiving a Master of Public Administration degree from George Washington University. Captain LQuarterman was Commanding Officer of USS GUAM QLPH 9j from July 1983 through April 1985. GUAM was Flagship for the Grenada Rescue Mission and forthe evacuation of civilians and U.S. Marines from Beirut. GUAM received the Navy Unit Commendation, Navy Expeditionary, Armed Forces Expeditionary, and Humanitarian Service Medals and Captain Quarterman received 2 personal awards of the Meritorious Service Medal. From June 1985 through July 1986 he was the number two test pilot in the U.S. Navy as Deputy Commander, Naval Air Test Center. He has flown over 5,000 hours in 61 different aircraft models. On 3 October 1986, he assumed Command of Amphibious Squadron FOUR embarked in USS NASHVILLE QLPD 13l.

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