Latest "Capt Crozier" stories
Theodore Roosevelt quietly leaves San Diego for second deployment of the year
The deployment comes a few months after TR returned from its harrowing COVID cruise, during which the captain was relieved of command.
Big Navy: Crozier’s name wasn’t removed from skippers plaque to piss off Roosevelt crew
Crozier was fired this spring after a letter asking for more help for his COVID-stricken crew was leaked to the media.
A few months after getting home, the Theodore Roosevelt is about to deploy again
“There’s a lot of pent-up frustration with Big Navy,” one TR spouse said of the looming double pump. “Like, what are you doing?”
By Geoff Ziezulewicz and David B. Larter
Capt. Crozier won’t be reinstated as the commander of the carrier Theodore Roosevelt
The decision came after a deeper probe into how Crozier handled a highly publicized COVID-19 outbreak on the ship.
SECNAV: Roosevelt skipper either ‘too naïve or too stupid’ to command aircraft carrier
Modly said Crozier sent the letter either on purpose, or because he was "too naïve or too stupid to be a commanding officer of a ship like this."
By Diana Stancy Correll and Jon Simkins