Short, Russell, HMCS

Hospital Corpsman
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Current Service Status
USN Retired
Current/Last Rank
Senior Chief Petty Officer
Current/Last Primary NEC
HM-8425-Surface Force Independent Duty Corpsman
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Hospital Corpsman
Primary Unit
2011-Present, HM-8425, USS Chung-Hoon (DDG-93)
Previously Held NEC
HM-0000-Hospital Corpsman
HM-8404-Medical Field Service Technician/FMF Combat Corpsman
Service Years
1989 - 2013
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Operation Iraqi Freedom
HM-Hospital Corpsman
Six Hash Marks

 Official Badges 

 Unofficial Badges 

 Additional Information
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 Ribbon Bar
FMF Warfare Specialist Badge
Surface Warfare Enlisted Badge

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1989, Recruit Training (San Diego, CA), 154 (Instructor)1
 Duty Stations
Naval School of Health Sciences (Staff)Field Medical Service School, Camp Pendleton, CANaval Hospital Great Lakes, ILUSS Guam (LPH-9)
9th Marine Regiment12th Marine RegimentHQ Bn, 3rd Marine DivisionNaval Hospital Okinawa, Japan
US Marine Corps (USMC)8th Marine Regiment/1st Bn (1/8)24th MEUUSS Iwo Jima (LHD-7)
6th Marine RegimentNaval Health Clinic Pearl Harbor, HI7th Marine Regiment/2nd Bn (2/7)USS Chung-Hoon (DDG-93)
  1989-1989, Naval School of Health Sciences (Staff)
  1989-1990, HM-8404, Field Medical Service School, Camp Pendleton, CA
  1990-1991, HM-0000, Naval Hospital Great Lakes, IL
  1990-1991, HM-8404, USS Guam (LPH-9)
  1991-1993, HM-8404, 9th Marine Regiment
  1993-1994, HM-8404, 12th Marine Regiment
  1994-1995, HM-8404, HQ Bn, 3rd Marine Division
  1995-1999, HM-8404, Naval Hospital Okinawa, Japan
  1999-2004, HM-8404, Maritime Prepositioning Force (MPF)
  2004-2005, HM-8425, Naval School of Health Sciences (Staff)
  2005-2008, HM-8425, 8th Marine Regiment/1st Bn (1/8)
  2006-2006, HM-8425, 24th MEU
  2006-2006, HM-8425, USS Iwo Jima (LHD-7)
  2008-2008, HM-8425, 6th Marine Regiment
  2008-2011, HM-8425, Branch Medical Clinic (BMC) Makalapa, Naval Health Clinic Pearl Harbor, HI
  2009-2010, HM-8425, 7th Marine Regiment/2nd Bn (2/7)
  2011-Present, HM-8425, USS Chung-Hoon (DDG-93)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1991-1991 Gulf War/Liberation and Defense of Kuwait/Operation Desert Storm
  1991-1991 NEO - Operation Eastern Exit (Somalia)
  2005-2005 Hurricane Katrina Relief (Louisiana)
  2006-2006 Strengthen Hope (Lebanon)1
  2007-2008 OIF/Iraqi Surge (2007-08)
 Colleges Attended 
Southern Illinois University at CarbondaleWebster UniversityWayland Baptist University
  1999-2001, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
  2001-2003, Webster University
  2008-2011, Wayland Baptist University
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