Berry, Jim, OSC

Operations Specialist
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Current Service Status
USN Retired
Current/Last Rank
Chief Petty Officer
Current/Last Primary NEC
1321-Combat Systems Senior Enlisted
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Operations Specialist
Primary Unit
2002-2003, 1321, USS Cleveland (LPD-7)
Previously Held NEC
OS-0000-Operations Specialist
OS-0326-Operations Systems Specialist
9558-Deception Specialist
OS-9585-Navy Recruiter Canvasser
Service Years
1982 - 2003
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Cold War
Operation Enduring Freedom
Operation Iraqi Freedom
Order of the Antarctic Circle
Order of the Ditch
Suez Canal
Voice Edition
OS-Operations Specialist
Five Hash Marks

 Official Badges 

U.S. Navy Chief Master-at-Arms US Navy Retired 20 Recruiter

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Shellback US Navy Honorable Discharge Navy Chief Initiated Navy Chief 100 Yrs 1893-1993

Persian Excursion Did the Ditch (Suez Canal)

 Military Association Memberships
Post 9174, Lackland Post
  2011, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW), Post 9174, Lackland Post (Member) (San Antonio, Texas) [Verified] - Chap. Page

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Surface Warfare Enlisted Badge

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1982, Recruit Training (Great Lakes, IL), 26419
  1988, NAVVET (Prior Naval Service) (Great Lakes, IL)
 Duty Stations
(OS) Operations  Specialist A SchoolNAS Oceana, VAUSS Jouett (CG-29)COMNAVSURFGRU PAC/COMDESRON 33
US NavyFleet Tactical Deception Group Pacific (FLTDECGRUPAC)USS Enterprise (CVN-65)Commander, Naval Surface Force, Pacific (COMNAVSURFPAC)/Cruiser Destroyer Group  3
USS Peleliu (LHA-5)COMPHIBGRU 3 (CPG 3)/COMPHIBRON 3NRD San AntonioNRD Houston, TX
USS Sides (FFG-14)Afloat Training Group Pacific Northwest (Faculty Staff)USS Mount Vernon (LSD-39)USS Cleveland (LPD-7)
  1982-1983, OS-0326, (OS) Operations Specialist A School
  1983-1983, OS-0000, NAS Oceana, VA/Dam Neck Annex
  1983-1987, OS-0326, USS Jouett (CG-29)
  1987-1988, Broken Service
  1988-1992, 9558, Fleet Tactical Deception Group Pacific (FLTDECGRUPAC)
  1989-1990, OS-0326, USS Enterprise (CVN-65)
  1989-1990, OS-0326, Commander, Naval Surface Force, Pacific (COMNAVSURFPAC)/Cruiser Destroyer Group 3
  1991-1991, OS-0326, USS Peleliu (LHA-5)
  1991-1991, OS-0326, COMPHIBGRU 3 (CPG 3)/COMPHIBRON 3
  1993-1993, NRD San Antonio
  1993-1995, OS-9585, NRD Houston, TX
  1995-1999, OS-0326, USS Sides (FFG-14)
  1999-2002, OS-9502, Afloat Training Group Pacific Northwest (Faculty Staff)
  2002-2002, 1321, USS Mount Vernon (LSD-39)
  2002-2003, 1321, USS Cleveland (LPD-7)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1986-1986 Training Exercise - UNITAS '86
  1989-1989 Training Exercise - PACEX '891
  1990-1991 Gulf War/Defense of Saudi Arabia Campaign/Operation Desert Shield
  1991-1991 NEO - Operation Fiery Vigil (Philippines)10
  1996-1996 Operation Bahamas and Turks and Caicos (OPBAT) '96
  1998-1998 Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT)
  2002-2002 Training Exercise - UNITAS '02
  2003-2003 OIF/Liberation of Iraq (2003)
  2003-2010 Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
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