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Rick D. West

Date of birth: 1963
Place of Birth: Georgia, Rising Fawn
Home of record: Trenton California

When he was appointed the twelfth MCPON in 2008, Rick West had 27 years of fleet experience, including six tours at sea, in leadership positions aboard submarines and surface ships. After his tenure he retired after three decades of Naval service.

AWARDS AND CITATIONS

Navy Distinguished Service Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Global War on Terror

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Joe R. Campa, Jr., United States Navy, was awarded the Navy Distinguished Service Medal for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a position of great responsibility to the Government of the United States as Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy from 12 December 2008 to 28 September 2012.

Action Date: December 12, 2008 - September 28, 2012

Service: Navy

Rank: Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy

Legion of Merit

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Awarded for actions during the Global War on Terror

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Rick D. West, United States Navy, was awarded the Legion of Merit for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States.

Service: Navy

Rank: Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy

Legion of Merit

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Awarded for actions during the Global War on Terror

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Rick D. West, United States Navy, was awarded a Gold Star in lieu of a Second Award of the Legion of Merit for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States.

Service: Navy

Rank: Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy