CHIEF OF NAVAL OPERATIONS ASSUMPTION OF OFFICE:
R 221453Z AUG 19
FM CNO WASHINGTON DC
INFO CNO WASHINGTON DC
MSGID/GENADMIN/CNO WASHINGTON DC/N00/AUG//
SUBJ/CHIEF OF NAVAL OPERATIONS ASSUMPTION OF OFFICE//
RMKS/1. At 1059L today, Admiral Michael M. Gilday relieved Admiral John M.
Richardson as the Chief of Naval Operations.
2. All current orders and directives remain in effect until further notice.
3. Released by ADM M. M. Gilday, Chief of Naval Operations.//