Dean, Robert, GMGC

Gunner's Mate G (Guns)
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Life Member
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Current Service Status
USN Retired
Current/Last Rank
Chief Petty Officer
Current/Last Primary NEC
GM-0876-5in/54 Mk 42 Mods 9&10 Gun Mount Maintenance Technician
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Gunner's Mate G (Guns)
Primary Unit
1991-1992, GM-0878, FTC (Faculty Staff) San Diego, CA
Previously Held NEC
GM-0000-Gunner's Mate
GMG-9501-Anti-Terrorism Training Supervisor Instructor
GM-0878-Oto MeLara 76 MM/62 Caliber Gun Mount MK 75 MODS 0/1 Maint. Man
GMG-0000-Gunner's Mate Guns
Service Years
1972 - 1992
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Cannon Cockers Card
Cold War
Operation New Life
Order of the Shellback
GMG-Gunner's Mate G (Guns)
Five Hash Marks

 Official Badges 

US Navy Retired 20

 Unofficial Badges 

Sea Bees Badge US Navy Honorable Discharge Order of the Shellback Navy Chief 100 Yrs 1893-1993

Navy Chief Initiated Cold War Veteran Cold War Veteran Maritime Warfare Excellence Award

 Military Association Memberships
National Rifle Association (NRA)Chapter 12
  1980, National Rifle Association (NRA)
  1992, Disabled American Veterans (DAV), Chapter 12 (Member) (Henderson, Nevada) [Verified] - Chap. Page

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
Enjoying life with 3 grandkids in the house, German Shephard Puppies due if Fedruary and final retirement only 3 years away!
Other Comments:
Not Specified
 Countries Deployed To or Visited

 Ribbon Bar
Distinguished Marksman BadgeDistinguished Pistol Shot Badge

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1972, Recruit Training (San Diego, CA), 930
 Duty Stations
RTC (Cadre/Faculty Staff) San Diego, CAAdvancement Schools and CoursesUSS Gallup (PG-85)Naval Hospital Agana, Guam
NMCB 3NCR 31USS Brewton (FF-1086)NAS North Island
US NavyUSS Henry B. Wilson (DDG-7)USS Rathburne (FF-1057)USS Pyro (AE-24)
USS Badger (FF-1071)FTC (Faculty Staff) San Diego, CA
  1972-1972, SN-0000, RTC (Cadre/Faculty Staff) San Diego, CA
  1972-1973, GM-0000, (GM) Gunners Mate A School
  1973-1974, GM-0000, USS Gallup (PG-85)
  1974-1975, GMG-9501, Naval Hospital Agana, Guam
  1975-1976, GM-0876, NMCB 3
  1976-1976, GM-0876, NCR 31
  1976-1977, GM-0876, (GM) Gunners Mate C School
  1977-1979, GMG-9501, USS Brewton (FF-1086)
  1979-1981, GM-0878, NAS North Island
  1980-1980, GM-0876, 14th Naval District/COMNAVBASE Pearl Harbor
  1981-1982, GM-0876, USS Henry B. Wilson (DDG-7)
  1982-1984, GM-0876, USS Rathburne (FF-1057)
  1985-1986, GM-0876, USS Pyro (AE-24)
  1986-1988, GMG-0000, USS Badger (FF-1071)
  1991-1992, GM-0878, FTC (Faculty Staff) San Diego, CA
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1975-1975 Operation New Life (Vietnam)
 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?
 Colleges Attended 
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  1995-1999, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
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