CO fired after alleged hazing during drill

By Joshua Stewart - Staff report
Posted : Monday Mar 25, 2013 11:53:21 EDT

A Navy Reserve commander has been fired because of alleged hazing and command climate problems, the Navy reported Monday.

Lt. Cmdr. Jack O’Neill, commanding officer of Navy Operational Support Center, Rock Island, Ill., was fired on March 19. Capt. George Whitbread, commander of Navy Region Midwest Reserve Component Command, made the decision.

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Q: Does the Navy need to improve its screening process for those in critical jobs?