Richard A. Appelbaum
Appelbaum is married to Maureen Eddy Carr and has three children.
Appelbaum graduated from the United States Coast Guard Academy in 1961. His assignments included serving as Executive Officer of the USCGC Papaw (WLB-308) in Charleston, South Carolina, the USCGC Eagle (WIX-327) in New London, Connecticut and the USCGC Westwind (WAGB-281) in Milwaukee, Wisconsin before commanding the USCGC Vigorous (WMEC-627) in New London, Connecticut.
Eventually, he would be named Chief of Law Enforcement and Defense Operations.
- "Rear Admiral Richard A. Appelbaum - United States Coast Guard (Retired)". AMI International. Retrieved 2011-05-24.
- "Rear Admiral Richard A. Appelbaum" (PDF). United States Coast Guard. Retrieved 2011-05-24.