Carr, Michael, HMCM

Hospital Corpsman
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Current Service Status
USN Retired
Current/Last Rank
Master Chief Petty Officer
Current/Last Primary NEC
HM-0000-Hospital Corpsman
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Hospital Corpsman
Primary Unit
1991-1999, HM-0000, Naval Hospital Okinawa, Japan
Previously Held NEC
HM-8424-Advanced Medical Administration Technician
Service Years
1969 - 1999
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Order of the Golden Dragon
Panama Canal
Plank Owner
HM-Hospital Corpsman
Seven Hash Marks

 Official Badges 

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Golden Shellback

 Military Association Memberships
Disabled American Veterans (DAV)
  2014, Disabled American Veterans (DAV) [Verified] - Assoc. Page

 Additional Information

What are you doing now:
Helping elderly vets and disabled friends with transportation.


Other Comments:
Enjoying retirement these past 16 years with bride of 34 years and 6 grandkids.

 Countries Deployed To or Visited
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 Ribbon Bar
Surface Warfare Enlisted Badge

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1969, Recruit Training (Orlando, FL), 2221
 Duty Stations
(HM) Hospital Corpsman A School, Fort Sam Houston, TexasNational Naval Medical Center (NNMC) Bethesda, MDUSS Charles R. Ware (DD-865)(HM) Hospital Corpsman Independent Force Duty Corpsman Course
Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS)US NavyUSS Samuel Eliot Morison (FFG-13)Naval Hospital Subic Bay, PI (RMC)
Navy Senior Enlisted Academy (NSEA)USS Oak Ridge (ARD-19/ARDM-1)Naval Hospital Beaufort, SCNaval Hospital Okinawa, Japan
  1970-1970, HM-0000, (HM) Hospital Corpsman A School, Fort Sam Houston, Texas
  1970-1971, HM-0000, National Naval Medical Center (NNMC) Bethesda, MD
  1971-1973, HM-0000, USS Charles R. Ware (DD-865)
  1973-1974, HM-8424, (HM) Hospital Corpsman Independent Force Duty Corpsman Course
  1974-1977, HM-8424, Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS)
  1977-1980, HM-8424, MONOB (YAG-61)
  1980-1981, HM-8424, USS Samuel Eliot Morison (FFG-13)
  1982-1985, HM-0000, Naval Hospital Subic Bay, PI (RMC)
  1986-1986, HM-0000, Navy Senior Enlisted Academy (NSEA)
  1986-1986, HM-0000, USS Oak Ridge (ARD-19/ARDM-1)
  1986-1991, HM-0000, Naval Hospital Beaufort, SC
  1991-1999, HM-0000, Naval Hospital Okinawa, Japan
 Reflections on Service
Please describe who or what influenced your decision to join the Navy?
Whether you were in the service for several years or as a career, please describe the direction or path you took. What was your reason for leaving?
If you participated in any military operations, including combat, humanitarian and peacekeeping operations, please describe those which were the most significant to you and, if life-changing, in what way.
Was there a particular incident during your service when you believed you were in a situation you might not survive? Please describe what happened and what was the outcome.
Of all your duty stations or assignments, which one do you have fondest memories of and why? Which one was your least favorite?
From your entire service, including combat, describe the personal memories which have impacted you most?
What achievement(s) are you most proud of from your military career? If you received any medals, awards, formal presentations or qualification badges for significant achievement or valor, please describe how these were earned.
Of all the medals, awards, formal presentations and qualification badges you received, or any other memorabilia, please describe those which are the most meaningful to you and why?
Which individual(s) from your time in the military stand out as having the most positive impact on you and why?
Please recount the names of friends you served with, at which location, and what you remember most about them. Indicate those you are already in touch with and those you would like to make contact with.
Can you recount a particular incident from your service which may or may not have been funny at the time, but still makes you laugh?
What profession did you follow after your military service and what are you doing now? If you are currently serving, what is your present occupational specialty?
What military associations are you a member of, if any? What specific benefits do you derive from your memberships?
In what ways has serving in the military influenced the way you have approached your life and your career? What do you miss most about your time in the service?
Based on your own experiences, what advice would you give to those who have recently joined the Navy?
In what ways has helped you remember your military service and the friends you served with.
 Colleges Attended 
Saint Leo UniversityFlorida Atlantic UniversityGeorge Washington UniversityBarry University
Barry UniversityBarry UniversityBarry University
  1967-1967, Saint Leo University
  1968-1968, Saint Joseph's College (Brooklyn, New York)
  1969-1969, Florida Atlantic University
  1974-1974, George Washington University
  1995-1995, Regents College
  2003-2005, Barry University
  2003-2005, Barry University
  2003-2005, Barry University
  2003-2005, Barry University
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Nov 19, 1969, HA
  Dec 01, 1999, HMCM(SW)
  Dec 01, 1999, Retired1
  Aug 24, 2009, HMCM (SW) USN (ret)1
  Mar 12, 2015, General Photos
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