In 1970, Lambert commanded the Naval Technical Training School at Millington, TN while the Navy waited for his final career post to open up in California.


Rear Admiral Lambert took command of the historic Long Beach  - Los Angeles Naval Complex in 1971.  This included the Long Beach Naval Shipyard, Long Beach Naval Operating Base, Seal Beach Naval Weapons Station, Naval Air Station Los Alamitos, and various Naval Reserve Training Centers in the area.  When Long Beach Naval Base closed at the end of the Vietnam War, Lambert retired on Aug. 8, 1973 at the age of  58.

Long Beach Naval Complex

The sprawling Long Beach Naval Complex, in California

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