Grieb, Thomas, CMC

Command Master Chief
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Current Service Status
USN Retired
Current/Last Rank
Command Master Chief Petty Officer
Current/Last Primary NEC
9580-Command Master Chief
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Command Master Chief
Primary Unit
1980-1983, HM-8402, USS Parche (SSN-683)
Previously Held NEC
HM-0000-Hospital Corpsman
HM-8501-Basic Laboratory Technician
HM-8402-Submarine Independent Duty Corpsman
HM-8402-Submarine Force Independent Duty Corpsman
Service Years
1970 - 2000
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Cold War
Deep Dive Diploma
Iwo Jima
Neptune Subpoena
Order of the Arctic Circle (Bluenose)
Order of the Magellan
Order of the Shellback
Order of the Golden Shellback
Order of the Golden Dragon
Five Hash Marks

 Official Badges 

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Command US Navy Retired 20

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Shellback US Navy Honorable Discharge Order of the Golden Shellback Order of the Arctic Circle (Bluenose)

Cold War Medal Navy Chief Initiated Navy Chief 100 Yrs 1893-1993 Order of the Golden Dragon

Cold War Veteran Cold War Veteran

 Military Association Memberships
Non Commissioned Officers Association (NCOA)Branch 38Disabled American Veterans (DAV)American Association of Navy Hospital Corpsman (AAoNHC)
Farragut BaseParalyzed Veterans of America (PVA)
  1980, Non Commissioned Officers Association (NCOA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  1990, Fleet Reserve Association (FRA), Branch 38 (Member) (Spokane, Washington) [Verified] - Chap. Page
  1992, Disabled American Veterans (DAV) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  1992, American Association of Navy Hospital Corpsman (AAoNHC) [Verified]
  2003, United States Submarine Veterans, Inc. (USSVI), Farragut Base (Member) (Post Falls, Idaho) [Verified]2 - Chap. Page
  2008, Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) [Verified]

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
Living one day at a time.  
Other Comments:
Not Specified

 Remembrance Profiles -  29 Sailors Remembered
  • Anderson, Dale J., AF, (1943-1946)
  • Clark, Harley Guy, PO1, (1944-1950)
  • Cox, David Norman, MCPO, (1955-1985)
  • Daniels, David, SN, (1957-1961)
  • Leonardo, Jerry, PO2, (1981-1985)
  • Myers, Ralph, PO1, (1960-1968)
  • Onstad, James T., PO1, (1944-1953)
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 Ribbon Bar
Submarine Enlisted Badge
Deep Submergence Enlisted Badge

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
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  1970, Recruit Training (San Diego, CA), 2382
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
RTC (Cadre/Faculty Staff) San Diego, CA(HM) Hospital Corpsman A SchoolNMC San Diego (Balboa Naval Hospital)Naval Education and Training Command (NETC) (Staff)
Oak Knoll Naval Hospital, Oakland, CABalboa Naval Hospital San Diego, CA (NMCSD)NAVSUBASE New London/GrotonSchool Assignments - Staff
Submarine School Enlisted BasicUSS Pintado (SSN-672)NAVSUBASE San DiegoUSS Parche (SSN-683)
Naval Hospital Yokosuka, JapanCOMSUBPAC, COMNAVSUBFOR
  1970-1970, HM-0000, HQ, RTC (Cadre/Faculty Staff) San Diego, CA
  1970-1971, HM-0000, (HM) Hospital Corpsman A School
  1971-1972, HM-8501, NMC San Diego (Balboa Naval Hospital)
  1972-1972, HM-0000, Naval Administrative Command, Naval Training Center San Diego (Staff)
  1972-1972, HM-8501, Oak Knoll Naval Hospital, Oakland, CA
  1972-1974, HM-8501, Balboa Naval Hospital San Diego, CA (NMCSD)
  1974-1975, HM-8402, Naval Underseas Medical Institute (NUMI), NAVSUBASE New London/Groton
  1974-1975, HM-8402, (NUMI) Naval Undersea Medicine Institute (Staff)
  1975-1975, HM-8402, Submarine School Enlisted Basic
  1975-1978, HM-8402, USS Pintado (SSN-672)
  1978-1980, HM-8402, NAVSUBASE San Diego
  1980-1983, HM-8402, USS Parche (SSN-683)
  1983-1983, HM-8402, DSV-3 TURTLE
  1983-1985, HM-8402, Submarine Rescue Unit , COMSUBDEVGRU ONE (CSDG-1)
  1984-1984, HM-8402, DSRV-1 Mystic
  1985-1988, HM-8402, Naval Hospital Yokosuka, Japan
  1991-1992, 9580, Oak Knoll Naval Hospital, Oakland, CA
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1977-1977 Deployment - Western Pacific (WESTPAC) Cruise '77
  1982-1982 Deployment - Western Pacific (WESTPAC) Cruise '822
 Colleges Attended 
San Diego City CollegeNational UniversityNational UniversityEastern Washington University
  1976-1977, San Diego City College
  1978-1980, National University
  1983-1985, National University
  1994-1996, Eastern Washington University
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