Rear Admiral Breckenridge
Commander, Submarine Group Two
Rear Admiral Breckenridge graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1982 with a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering. He also holds Masters Degrees in Engineering Acoustics and Electrical Engineering from the U.S. Navy Postgraduate School.
Breckenridge served in USS Hammerhead (SSN 663), USS Florida (SSBN 728) (GOLD), and USS Philadelphia (SSN 690). He commanded USS Memphis (SSN 691) in Groton, Connecticut where he conducted a CENTCOM deployment in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Breckenridge also served as Commodore of Submarine Squadron 4 in Groton, Connecticut.
His staff assignments include Special Assistant to the Secretary of Defense, Special Assistant to the Director, Naval Reactors, Chief of Staff, Force Structure, Resources, and Assessment Directorate (J8) on the Joint Staff, and Deputy Director, Submarine Warfare Division (N87) on the Staff of the Chief of Naval Operations.
Breckenridge assumed his current duties as Commander, Submarine Group 2 in August 2011.
Breckenridge’s decorations include the Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit, and Meritorious Service Medal.