CFS Secretary

John Stewart Clay
3247 Moss Hammock Wynd
Southport, NC 28461
ashipmate@mac.com
(703) 307-1553 (cell)

  1. Son of John Gordon Clay (1909-1976) – b. Plymouth, NH, USA
  2. Grandson of Gordon Marcellus Clay (1883-1960) – b. Andover, NH, USA
  3. Great-Grandson of Samuel Johnson Clay (1857-1936) – b. Andover, NH, USA
  4. 2x Great-Grandson of Horace Sanborn Clay (1819-1869) – b. Salisbury, NH, USA
  5. 3x Great-Grandson of William Clay Jr. (1793-1865) – b. Salisbury, NH, USA
  6. 4x Great-Grandson of William Clay Sr. (1765-1844) – b. Candia, NH
  7. 5x Great-Grandson of James Clay (1741-1805) – b. Chester, NH
  8. 6x Great-Grandson of Stephen Clay (1715-1775) – b. Ipswich, MA
  9. 7x Great-Grandson of Jonas Clay III (1690-1748) – b. Boston, MA
  10. 8x Great-Grandson of Captain Jonas Clay Jr (1650-1704) – b. Sagamore Creek, Saco, Maine
  11. 9x Great-Grandson of Jonas Clay (c. 1625-1663) – b. England

Biography

1951-6/69 – Born and raised at Plymouth, NH
6/69-6/73 – Cadet U.S. Coast Guard Academy, New London, CT (BS Oceanography)
6/73-1/75 – ENS USCGC JARVIS (WHEC-725), Honolulu, HI (ASWO, WEPO, LSO, BO, OOD)
1/75-6/76 – LTjg USS ROBERT E. PEARY (FF-1073) Pearl Harbor, HI (CICO, TAO, SWO, CDO, OOD)
6/76-6/79 – LTjg USCG Atlantic Strike Team, Elizabeth City, NC (EngO, DO)
6/79-6/81 – LT USCGC BIBB (WHEC-31), New Bedford, MA (OPS, SBO)
6/81-6/83 – LT University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI (MS Ocean Engineering)
6/83-6/87 – LCDR USCG Headquarters, Washington, DC (G-EOE/ECV, COTR)
6/87-6/89 – LCDR USCGC VIGOROUS (WMEC-627), New London, CT (XO)
6/89-6/91 – CDR Fleet Training Group, GTMO, Cuba (Sr. CG Officer, TQL Coordinator)
6/91-6/93 – CDR USCGC VIGILANT (WMEC-617), Port Canaveral, FL (CO)
6/93-6/95 – CDR USCG Headquarters, Washington, DC (G-ER, Proj. Coord. for MLE, SAR & Cutters)
5/94-7/94 – CDR USCGC VINDICATOR (Prior Navy USS T-AGOS/CG WMEC-3), Baltimore, MD (CO)
6/95-8/97 – CAPT USCG Headquarters, Washington, DC (G-ODO/OPD, Office Chief, NavGuardBoard)
8/97-7/99 – CAPT USCGC CHASE (WHEC718), LALB/San Pedro, CA (CO)
7/99-6/13 – Various IT Companies, DC, VA, MD area, Program Manager
6/2013 – ? – Retired, Southport, NC (Golf, Ancestry, CFS, Beer, Whiskey, Travel)