USS Charlotte (SSN 766)

Submarine Squadron 7

Pearl Harbor, HI
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CDR Anthony Stranges

Commanding Officer, USS Charlotte (SSN 766)

CDR Anthony Stranges

CDR Stranges is a native of Silver Spring, MD and graduated from the United States Naval Academy in 2004 with a Bachelor of Science in Systems Engineering. Following the initial training pipeline, CDR Stranges served on the USS NEVADA (GOLD), qualifying in submarine warfare. After 18 months onboard NEV ADA, he split-toured and served the reminder of his division officer tour onboard USS MICIBGAN (BLUE). CDR Stranges then completed his Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering at the Naval Post-Graduate School.

After completing Submarine Officer Advance Course, CDR Stranges was assigned to USS TOLEDO as Navigator. While he was assigned, TOLEDO completed a CENTCOM deployment and earned the 2012 SUBDEVRON TWELVE Battle Efficiency "E".

He then served on the staff of Commander, Submarine Squadron TWELVE as Operations Officer, managing submarine schedules, training and certifications.

After completing the submarine Command Course, CDR Stranges was assigned to the USS CHARLOTTE as Executive Officer. CHARLOTTE completed a successful WESTPAC deployment during his tour.

Following his Executive Officer tour, he was assigned as the Chief Staff Officer of Naval Special Warfare Group THREE, where he was responsible for the day-to-day management and coordination of the group staff and four subordinate commands.