Captain Francis is a nuclear-trained surface warfare officer who served as the commanding officer of the USS Lassen (DDG-82) and as reactor officer on board the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN-76).

Articles by Robert Francis

Captain Robert Francis

Warrior Spirit, Fickle Heart

By Captain Robert Francis, U.S. Navy, with Lieutenant Commander Phillip Perrinez, MC, U.S. Navy
March 2021
Taking care of yourself is as important to the mission as it is to your family. You may not get a second chance.