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Captain Anthony C. Littmann
Commanding Officer

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A native of New Jersey, CAPT Anthony Littmann graduated and was commissioned from Texas A&M University in May 1996.

At sea, CAPT Littmann's assignments include serving as the Anti-Submarine Warfare Officer on the USS TICONDEROGA (CG 47), as the Auxiliary Officer on the USS THORN (DD 988), as the Weapons Officer and Combat  Systems Officer on the  USS BARRY (DDG 52), and as the Combat Systems Officer on the Pre-Commissioning Unit FORREST SHERMAN (DDG 98).  Most recently he served as Executive Officer and then Commanding Officer of USS CHAFEE (DDG 90). The crew of CHAFEE earned three consecutive Battle E Awards during his tenure as Executive Officer and Commanding Officer.
CAPT Littmann's shore assignments include serving as the Capabilities and Resource Integration Directorate (J8) and the Global Operations Directorate (J3) at United States Strategic Command. Serving as the Director of Simulation at the Surface Warfare Officer School (SWOS) in Newport, RI during which was recognized by the American Society of Training and Technology for Excellence in Practice. Most recently, he served as the Deputy Executive Assistant for the Chief of Naval Personnel.
CAPT Littmann earned a Bachelor of Science in Meteorology from  Texas A&M University, a MS in Information Systems and Operations from the Naval Postgraduate School, a MBA from Bellevue University, and a MS in National Security and Resource Strategy from the Eisenhower School at the National Defense University. Additionally, he  has studied Lean Six Sigma and has concentrations in Supply Chain Management and Advanced Manufacturing.
CAPT Littmann's personal decorations include the Legion of Merit,  Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, and the Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal as well as various unit and campaign medals. Additionally, in 2004 he was awarded as the Commander, Naval Surface Forces Tactician of the Year for Destroyer Squadron 26.