Beach, John, LT

Line Officer
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Current Service Status
USN Retired
Current/Last Rank
Current/Last Primary NEC
616X-Limited Duty Officer - Ordnance - Surface
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
2007-2009, 616X, Det San Diego (Staff), Center for Surface Combat Systems (Staff)
Previously Held NEC
FC-1138-Search Radar (SPS 48C) Technician
FC-1119-AEGIS Radar System (SPY-1B/D) Technician
Service Years
1982 - 2009
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Cold War
Order of the Golden Dragon
Neptune Subpoena
Operation Enduring Freedom
Operation Iraqi Freedom
Order of the Ditch
Panama Canal
Persian Excursion

 Official Badges 

Master Training Specialist Afloat Training Specialist

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Shellback Order of the Golden Shellback Navy Chief 100 Yrs 1893-1993 Order of the Golden Dragon

Persian Excursion LDO/CWO Cold War Veteran

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 Ribbon Bar
Surface Warfare Officer Badge
Surface Warfare Enlisted Badge

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1982, Recruit Training (San Diego, CA), 156
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
RTC (Cadre/Faculty Staff) San Diego, CAHQ, Service School Command (Faculty/Staff) San Diego, CASSC (Cadre/Staff) Great Lakes, ILLCombat Systems Technical Schools Command (Staff)
USS William H. Standley (CG-32)Naval Education and Training Command (NETC) (Staff)Aegis Training and Readiness Center (Staff)USS Chancellorsville (CG-62)
LDO/CWO Indoctrination School (Faculty Staff)USS Higgins (DDG-76)USS Benfold (DDG-65)Center for Surface Combat Systems (Staff)
USS Pinckney (DDG-91)
  1982-1982, HQ, RTC (Cadre/Faculty Staff) San Diego, CA
  1982-1983, HQ, Service School Command (Faculty/Staff) San Diego, CA
  1983-1983, SSC (Cadre/Staff) Great Lakes, ILL
  1983-1984, Combat Systems Technical Schools Command (Staff)
  1984-1989, FC-1138, USS William H. Standley (CG-32)
  1989-1991, FC-1138, Fleet Combat Systems Training Unit Pacific (Staff)
  1989-1991, Fleet Combat Systems Training Unit Pacific (Staff)
  1991-1992, Aegis Training and Readiness Center (Staff)
  1991-1996, FC-1119, USS Chancellorsville (CG-62)
  1996-1999, 9502, ARTCD San Diego
  1999-1999, 616X, LDO/CWO Indoctrination School (Faculty Staff)
  2000-2003, 616X, USS Higgins (DDG-76)
  2003-2003, 616X, USS Benfold (DDG-65)
  2003-2005, 616X, Det San Diego (Staff), Center for Surface Combat Systems (Staff)
  2005-2007, 616X, USS Pinckney (DDG-91)
  2007-2009, 616X, Det San Diego (Staff), Center for Surface Combat Systems (Staff)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1987-1988 Operation Earnest Will (Iran)
  1988-1988 Operation Praying Mantis (Iran)
  1991-1991 Gulf War/Liberation and Defense of Kuwait/Operation Desert Storm
  1992-2003 Operation Southern Watch (Iraq)
  2001-2001 Hainan Island EP-3 Spy Plane Crash
  2001-2001 Terrorist Attack on the Pentagon
  2002-2002 OEF - Horn of Africa
 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
I am working for L-3 Unidyne supporting Camber Industries as a sub-contractor as a shipboard mentor training RSC and CSC watchstanders during BMDEX exercises.

 My area of expertise is the AEGIS Weapon System, Ballistic Missile Defense and Air Defense.
Other Comments:
Not Specified
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