Meanwhile, General Votel praised Vice-Admiral
Donegan's contribution to maintaining maritime security since he assumed command in September 2015, wishing him success in his next assignment as Director of Navy Staff at the Pentagon and awarding him the Distinguished Service Medal.
Commander Pakistan Fleet Vice-Admiral
Kaleem Shaukat, Commander Karachi Rear Admiral Athar Mukhtar and Commander Logistics Rear Admiral Sajid Wazir Khan were also present on the occasion.
Jenkins retired as the Surgeon General at the end of October 2006 and from the Royal Navy in January 2007.
During his long and distinguished Service spanning nearly 38 years, Vice-Admiral
Joshi has served in a variety of command, staff and instructional appointments.