Powered by

A captain s choice; Brett Crozier chose his crew over his career. His decision surprised no one who knows him.; Capt. Crozier: The man who risked his career to protect his sailors from coronavirus

Apr 05, 2020 - The San Francisco Chronicle

Editor's note: Since this profile of Capt. Brett Crozier was first published, The Chronicle learned that he has tested positive for the coronavirus.

His plan worked.

Navy Capt. Brett Crozier's unorthodox plea for help to protect thousands of sailors from the coronavirus infecting his aircraft carrier last week got the attention of his superiors before there was any loss of life or critical case of the illness.

A day after it came to light, more than half of the crew of the The...