Originally Posted by blueiron
A Navy Lieutenant with a BCD and no loss of rank? Rare. That would still very likely be a criminal offense related discharge.
I'd bet he was given an Honorable admin discharge and RIF'ed out.
Remember, he was able to check into San Diego Navy hotel housing on 01 February.
I'll admit I haven't read the details of this story; I was just saying I've seen more of those than I'd have liked to over the last seven years. Like you said, though, usually something big: drugs or desertion, mostly.