NPC FORCM WEEKLY
9-13 September 2013
Career progression, community management, personnel matters, and general information from the desk of the
Navy Personnel Command Force Master Chief, FORCM(SW/AW/EXW) Leland E. Moore
“The people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.”
~ Steve Jobs
QUOTE OF THE WEEK
TODAY IN NAVAL HISTORY
1841 - First iron ship authorized by Congress.
1925 - Submarine R-4 rescues crew of PN-9 10 miles from their destination of Hawaii (See
also September 1).
1945 - Operation Magic Carpet, the return of troops to the U.S., begins.
1967 - Operation Coronado V began in Mekong Delta.
1814 - British bombardment of Fort McHenry inspires the Star Spangled Banner.
Navy Personnel Command's (NPC) Fleet Engagement Team visits San Diego, Sept. 24-26 to cover personnel
policies’ impact on the fleet. While some briefings are directed at Sailors, a major goal is to help the chain of
command understand manpower programs and deadlines. Grab this opportunity to help your command and your
* Naval Base San Diego, Sept. 24, 2013
0730 – 0830 - USS CHANCELLORSVILLE
0845 – 0945 - USS LAKE CHAMPLAIN
1000 – 1100 - USS ANCHORAGE
1230 – 1330 - USS SAN DIEGO
1345 – 1445 - USS SPRUANCE
1500 – 1600 - USS STERETT
* Naval Base San Diego, Sept 25, 2013
0800- 0930 - BUPERS 3 Leadership Brief/ PERS 40 Detailing/Distribution Brief, LOC: Base Theater Bldg 71
1000-1130 - Career Waypoints Brief/Enlisted Detailing/Distribution Brief, LOC: Base Theater Bldg 71
1300-1600 - Area Wide Command Career Counselor Training, LOC: Career Information Center Bldg 3416
1700-1830 - Spouses and Command Ombudsman Brief, LOC: TSC Auditorium
* Naval Base Coronado, Sept 26, 2013
0730-0830 - BUPERS 3 Leadership Brief, LOC: CNAP Auditorium
0900-1000 - USS CARL VINSON, BUPERS 3 Leadership Brief
1030-1130 - USS RONALD REAGAN, BUPERS 3 Leadership Brief
1245-1330 - PERS 40 Detailing/Distribution Brief, LOC: Lowry Theater BLDG 650
1345-1445 - Enlisted Force Management / Career Waypoints Brief, LOC: Lowry Theater BLDG 650
1500-1600 - Enlisted Detailing/Distribution Brief, LOC: Lowry Theater BLDG 650
Shipboard Briefs - NCC Jason Duque, email@example.com, (619) 556-9206
Naval Base San Diego – NCCM John Leavitt, firstname.lastname@example.org , (619) 556-9205
Naval Base Coronado – NCCM Tammy Smoot, email@example.com , (619) 545-1373
FLEET ENGAGEMENT TEAMS SOCAL BOUND
SEPTEMBER CMS/ID SCHEDULE CHANGE
The CMS/ID application window opened and closes early this month. Opened: 11 September 2013 at 1800
CST, and closes 19 September 2013. Ensure your Sailors get into CMS/ID and apply for orders. The earlier
they log in, the more time they have to find the best career fit for them. Commands: Comments can be made
any time before 22 September 2013. Help NPC detailers make the right selections for your billets.
September results will be posted by 4 October 2013 at 1630 CST. With your help, 3,000 more FY14 orders
will be written in this cycle. Rollers - go get those next orders.