USS SHAMAL


Lieutenant Chris P. Osborne
Executive Officer

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Lieutenant Chris Osborne was born and raised in Shelby, Michigan. He attended Grand Valley State University and graduated in 2008 with a Bachelors of Arts Degree in Business Management. He was commissioned in December 2009 after graduating from Officer Candidate School in Newport, Rhode Island.

Following commissioning he reported onboard USS PAUL HAMILTON (DDG 60) in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, where he served as the Strike Officer and Force Protection Officer. While onboard he earned his Officer of the Deck and Surface Warfare Officer Qualifications.

In February 2013, he reported to Patrol Coastal Crew KILO as the Operations Officer. Since reporting to Crew KILO, he has embarked USS ZEPHYR (PC 8) and most recently been assigned to the permanent crew of USS SHAMAL (PC 13).

His personal awards include the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal.