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Navy Fires Officer Aboard USS Vinson for Harassment

Cmdr. Jonathan Jackson
U.S. Navy
Cmdr. Jonathan Jackson

The Navy relieved Cmdr. Jonathan Jackson of his duty on board the USS Carl Vinson last week. Jackson commanded the EA-6B Prowler squadron.

Cmdr. Pauline Storum, spokeswoman for the Naval Air Forces command at North Island Naval Air Station, told the San Diego Union-Tribune that Jackson made a series of "inappropriate and derogatory remarks" against his subordinates.

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The Stars and Stripes reports Jackson was the 22nd Navy skipper fired this year.