Naval Base Guam

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Naval Base Guam
Apra Harbor, Guam
Crest of Naval Base Gua.jpg
Crest of Naval Base Guam
Coordinates 13°26′24″N 144°39′9″E / 13.44000°N 144.65250°E / 13.44000; 144.65250Coordinates: 13°26′24″N 144°39′9″E / 13.44000°N 144.65250°E / 13.44000; 144.65250
Type Naval base
Site information
Controlled by United States Navy
Garrison information
Past
commanders
Capt. John M. Ward
(Commanding Officer)

Commander Christopher Flis
(Executive Officer)

Master Chief John T. Lawry
(Senior Enlisted Leader)

Naval Base Guam is a strategic U.S. naval base located on Apra Harbor, Guam. It is part of Joint Region Marianas, which is a Navy-controlled installation which was combined with Andersen Air Force Base in 2009.

Naval Base Guam is home of Commander Submarine Squadron 15, Coast Guard Sector Guam and Naval Special Warfare Unit One and supports 28 other tenant commands. It is the home base of dozens of Pacific Command, United States Pacific Fleet, and Seventh Fleet units.

Ships and Tenant Commands[edit]

Submarine Squadron 15[edit]

USS Frank Cable (AS-40)[edit]

USS Frank Cable (AS-40) is stationed in Guam to tend the submarines of the The Seventh Fleet.

US Coast Guard SECTOR GUAM[edit]

Other Commands[edit]

Services[edit]

Naval Base Guam has amenities and services including a library, chapel, visitor's quarters, theater and bowling lanes.

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