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Region Southwest

937 North Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92132-0058

As the Naval shore installation management headquarters for the Southwest region (California, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, and New Mexico), Navy Region Southwest provides coordination of base operating support functions for operating forces throughout the region. This includes providing expertise in areas such as housing, environmental, security, family services, port services, air services, bachelor quarters, supply, medical and logistical concerns for the hundreds of thousands of active-duty, reserve and retired military members in the area. The command also serves as the regional coordinator for the Commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet, headquartered in Hawaii, coordinating support for bases in Southern California and Nevada. We will be the best at efficiently delivering the right level of shore support services the meets our customer’s mission requirements, reduces risk and ensures our Operational Forces are ready to take the fight to the enemy.


Navy Region Southwest

Joint Team in Denver Welcomes Military Families Departing Japan

DENVER, Colo. (NNS) -- A multi-service team of military professionals, caregivers and volunteers at Denver International Airport welcomed Department of Defense families arriving as part of Operation Pacific Passage, an authorized voluntary departure from Japan, March 24.

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FFSC San Diego Standing by to Assist Families Returning from Japan

SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Fleet and Family Support Center (FFSC) San Diego's Family Readiness Express (FRE) program began gearing up for the possible arrival of family members arriving to the Naval Air Station North Island Air Terminal from Japan, March 18.

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24th Annual Sea Service Leadership Symposium Empowers Attendees

SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- More than 1,300 service members gathered for the 2011 Joint Women's Leadership Symposium at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina March 15-16.

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NRSW Kicks-off Force Protection Exercise

SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- All tenant commands throughout Navy Region Southwest (NRSW) are supporting Exercise Solid Curtain/Citadel Shield 2011 (SC-CS11) Feb. 22-25.

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Navy Region Southwest Sailors Launch CSADD Peer-Mentoring Program

SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Several Navy Region Southwest (NRSW) petty officers kicked-off NRSW's Coalition of Sailors Against Destructive Decisions (CSADD) program, Jan. 19.

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Navy Region Southwest

Commander Navy Southwest formerly known as Naval Base San Diego, and the Eleventh Naval District, was established in 1919. Headquarters for the first Commander, with a staff of seven officers, was located at Naval Station North Island. The Naval presnce in San Diego was first established on 20 January 1920 as the San Diego Operating Base with its headquarters on the Naval Air Base at North Island. The new command was a unit of 12th Naval District headquartered in San Francisco...

Posted On : Thursday, April 28, 2011 - 10:47:47 AM