USS Cowpens
"Return To The Fight"
CMDCM Gabriel J. Keeton
CMDCM Gabriel J. Keeton
Command Master Chief (July 2013 - June 2014)

Master Chief Gabriel J. Keeton is a native of Abilene, TX. After graduating from Abilene High School in 1990 he immediately entered the U.S. Navy. Master Chief Keeton completed entry level training at San Diego, Recruit Training Command with company 101 and Sonar Technician “A” School at Fleet Anti Submarine Warfare Training Center Pacific.

Sea Duty Assignments: USS Boone (FFG 28), USS Stethem (DDG 63) USS Thomas S. Gates (CG 51), COMLCS ASW Mission Package, USS Fort Worth (LCS 3)

Shore Duty Assignments: Navy Recruiting District Dallas, Tx, Afloat Training Group Pacific, C-RAM Balad, Iraq
Senior Enlisted Schools: Senior Enlisted Academy Class 140

Personal Military Decorations: Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (2), Army Commendation Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (5)


USS Cowpens (CG 63)
USS Cowpens (CG 63)
USS Cowpens returns from deployment

 Served with...

LCDR Aujero
CAPT Gregory W. Gombert
CAPT Robert B. Chadwick II
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