Train, Harry D. II. - from United States
Country of meeting: in the year 1978-1982
Is a retired United States Navy admiral and a Senior Fellow at the Joint Advanced Warfighting School at the Joint Forces Staff College in Norfolk, Virginia. Train was admitted to the United States Naval Academy in 1945 and graduated in 1949.
His operational commands included the guided missile destroyer USS Conyngham (DDG-17), the attack submarine USS Barbel (SS-580), Cruiser-Destroyer Flotilla 8, the John F. Kennedy Battle Group, and from August 1976 to September 1978, the United States Sixth Fleet in the Mediterranean Sea.
His principal staff duties included Director of the Joint Staff, Office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Executive Assistant to the Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Executive Assistant to the Chief of Naval Operations. He served as aide to Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Admiral Thomas H. Moorer.
From 1978-1982, Admiral Train served as the North Atlantic Treaty Organization's Supreme Allied Commander Atlantic as Commander-in-Chief, United States Atlantic Command and as Commander-in-Chief, U.S. Atlantic Fleet.
He retired from the Navy in 1982.
After retiring from full-time military service, Admiral Train worked for Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC), the nation's largest employee owned research and engineering company. He retired from SAIC as its Manager, Hampton Roads Operations, in September 2006.
Activities in the Orangization:
Supreme Allied Commander Atlantic (SACLANT), Major NATO Commander