Berrian, Rickey, BM2

Boatswain's Mate
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Current Service Status
USN Veteran
Current/Last Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Current/Last Primary NEC
BM-0000-Boatswain's Mate
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Boatswain's Mate
Primary Unit
2012-Present, BM-0000, Military Sealift Command Expeditionary Port Unit 113 (EPU-113)
Previously Held NEC
SD-9508-Recruit/Assistant Recruit Company Commander/Recruit Instructor
BM-90CS GWOT-Support Assignment-Combat Skills
Service Years
2004 - 2014
Foreign Language(s)
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Operation Enduring Freedom
Order of the Sand Sailor
BM-Boatswain's Mate
Two Hash Marks

 Official Badges 

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Shellback US Navy Honorable Discharge

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:

Other Comments:

Performing my duties as best as I can

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 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  2004, Recruit Training (Great Lakes, IL), 282
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
HQ, RTC Great Lakes, IL (Company Commander/Staff)Formal Schools and Training CoursesUSS Safeguard (ARS-50)Assault Craft Unit 1 (ACU-1)
Navy Cargo Handling Battalion 14 (NCHB-14)NAS Joint Reserve Base Fort WorthTask Group Trident, Bagram Afghanistan.Military Sealift Fleet Support Command  (MSC/MSFSC), Military Sealift Command Headquarters (MSCHQ)
  2004-2004, SD-9508, HQ, RTC Great Lakes, IL (Company Commander/Staff)
  2004-2004, SN-0000, (SN) Seaman Apprenticeship School
  2004-2007, SN-0000, USS Safeguard (ARS-50)
  2007-2008, BM-0000, Assault Craft Unit 1 (ACU-1)
  2009-2010, BM-0165, Navy Cargo Handling Battalion 14 (NCHB-14)
  2009-Present, BM-0000, Naval Reserve Center Fort Worth, NAS Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth
  2011-2011, BM-90CS GWOT, Task Group Trident, Bagram Afghanistan.
  2012-Present, BM-0000, Military Sealift Command Expeditionary Port Unit 113 (EPU-113)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  2001-2001 Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) 24
  2005-2005 Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT)
  2010-2011 Operation New Dawn
 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 made a lasting impact on you and, if life-changing, in what way?
Of all your duty stations or assignments, which one do you have fondest memories of and why? Which was your least favorite?
From your entire military service, describe any memories you still reflect back on to this day.
What professional achievements are you most proud of from your military career?
Of all the medals, awards, formal presentations and qualification badges you received, or other memorabilia, which one is 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?
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 
Central Texas CollegeColumbia College
  2009-2009, Central Texas College
  2010-Present, Columbia College
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