Grgetich, Joe, BMCM

Boatswain's Mate
 TWS Ribbon Bar
 Service Photo   Service Details
1234 kb
View Time Line
Current Service Status
USN Retired
Current/Last Rank
Master Chief Petty Officer
Current/Last Primary NEC
9580-Command Master Chief
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Boatswain's Mate
Primary Unit
2010-2015, 9580, USS Dewey (DDG-105)
Previously Held NEC
BM-0000-Boatswain's Mate
BM-0164-Assault Boat Coxswain
0172-LCAC Loadmaster
MA-9545-Law Enforcement Specialist
BM-0160-Causeway Barge Ferry Pilot
BM-0167-LCAC Opertor
Service Years
1983 - 2015
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Operation Desert Storm
Operation Enduring Freedom
Operation Iraqi Freedom
Order of the Shellback
Order of the Golden Dragon
Persian Excursion
Sandbox Sailor Operation Iraqi Freedom
Suez Canal
BM-Boatswain's Mate
Eight Hash Marks

 Official Badges 

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Command U.S. Navy Security Assault Boat Coxswain

 Unofficial Badges 

Sea Bees Badge Order of the Shellback Order of the Golden Shellback

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
owner of a bed and breakfast
Other Comments:
Stay motivated
 Photo Album   (More...

 Ribbon Bar
Surface Warfare Enlisted Badge
Petty Officer in Charge (Small Craft) Badge
Seabee Combat Warfare Specialist Enlisted Badge

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1983, Recruit Training (Orlando, FL)
 Duty Stations
USS Sacramento (AOE-1)Advancement Schools and CoursesAssault Craft Unit 2 (ACU-2)Naval Station (NAVSTA), Pearl Harbor, HI
Assault Craft Unit 5 (ACU-5)USS Fort Fisher (LSD-40)USS Fort Mchenry (LSD-43)Naval Air Station Whidbey Island
Amphibious Construction Battalion One (ACB-1), Navy Beach Group 1 (NBG-1)USS Pearl Harbor (LSD-52)Navy Senior Enlisted Academy (NSEA)USS Germantown (LSD-42)
USS Dewey (DDG-105)
  1983-1986, BM-0000, USS Sacramento (AOE-1)
  1986-1987, BM-0164, Assault Boat Coxwain School
  1986-1988, BM-0164, Assault Craft Unit 2 (ACU-2)
  1988-2001, BM-0000, Naval Station (NAVSTA), Pearl Harbor, HI
  1989-1989, BM-0000, Leadership and Management Education and Training for Leading Petty Officers (LMET) Course
  1991-1996, 0172, Assault Craft Unit 5 (ACU-5)
  1992-1992, 0172, USS Fort Fisher (LSD-40)
  1995-1995, 0172, USS Germantown (LSD-42)
  1996-1996, 0172, USS Fort Mchenry (LSD-43)
  1996-1996, MA-9545, (MA) Law Enforcement Specialist School
  1996-2000, MA-9545, Naval Air Station Whidbey Island
  2000-2004, BM-0160, Amphibious Construction Battalion One (ACB-1), Navy Beach Group 1 (NBG-1)
  2001-2001, BM-0160, Barge Ferry Pilot
  2004-2004, BM-0167, LCAC Craftmaster Crew Course
  2004-2007, BM-0167, Assault Craft Unit 5 (ACU-5)
  2005-2006, BM-0167, USS Pearl Harbor (LSD-52)
  2007-2007, BM-0167, Navy Senior Enlisted Academy (NSEA)
  2007-2008, BM-0167, USS Germantown (LSD-42)
  2010-2015, 9580, USS Dewey (DDG-105)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1986-1986 Operation Attain Document III (Libya)
  1986-1986 Operation Attain Document III (Libya)
  1990-1991 Gulf War/Defense of Saudi Arabia Campaign
  1991-1991 Gulf War/Liberation and Defense of Kuwait
  1992-1992 Operation Eager Mace 1992
  1992-1992 Valiant Usher 1992
  1992-1993 Operation Restore Hope (Somalia)
  1992-1995 Southwest Asia Ceasefire (Iraq)
  1992-2003 Operation Southern Watch (Iraq)
  2001-2001 Camp Patriot, Kuwaiti Naval Base (FOB)
  2001-2001 Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF)
  2002-2002 Camp Spearhead Shuaiba, Kuwait (FOB)
  2003-2010 Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
  2004-2005 OIF/Iraqi Governance (2004-05)
  2005-2005 Operation Lifeline (Pakistan)
  2007-2007 Training Exercise - UNITAS '07
  2011-2011 Training Exercise - UNITAS '11
 Colleges Attended 
Lakeland CollegeMira Costa College  Oceanside CAPalomar College
  1986-1988, Lakeland College
  1995-1996, Mira Costa College Oceanside CA
  2005-2005, Palomar College
  2006-2006, East Texas Baptist University
Copyright Inc 2003-2011