Command Master Chief (Relieved July 2012) 
CMDCM David A. Unnone
Command Master Chief (Relieved July 2012)

Command Master Chief David A. Unnone, a Frostburg, Md., native, and graduated from Beall High School in 1985 and enlisted in the U.S. Navy Delayed Entry Program in 1986.

Master Chief Unnone graduated from Recruit Training Command at Naval Station Great Lakes and Basic Enlisted Submariner School New London in Groton, Conn. His first duty station was with the Precommissioning Unit USS Tennessee (SSBN 734) in Groton, Conn.

Sea duty assignments include: USS Francis Scott Key (SSBN 657) Charleston, S.C.; USS Flying Fish (SSN 673) Norfolk, Va.; USS West Virginia (SSBN 736) Kings Bay, Ga.; USS Curtis Wilbur (DDG 54) Yokosuka, Japan; USS San Antonio (LPD 17) in Norfolk, Va.

Temporary assigned duties include USS Lafayette (SSBN 616) in Holy Loch, Scotland and USS Helena (SSN 725) Groton, Conn., while waiting for USS Tennessee’s commissioning.

In 2008 Master Chief Unnone was selected for the command master chief program and graduated from the U.S. Air Force Senior Enlisted Academy and U.S. Army Sergeant Major Academy.

He earned an associate degree in business administration from Excelsior University. Master Chief Unnone reported in May 2008 as command master chief aboard USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93), homeported in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

Master Chief Unnone military decorations include the Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (three awards), Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (four awards) and numerous unit citation and service awards.

 NEWS

 USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) prepares to arrive in Laem Chabang.
USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) arrives in Noumea, New Calendonia
Sailors aboard the U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge man the rails prior to the ships port visit to Cairns, Australia.
USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) transits the Korea Strait.
USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19)
USS Blue Ridge
USS BLUE RIDGE (LCC 19)
Korean Midshipmen aboard USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19)
Change of Command Ceremony aboard USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19)
Chemical, Biological and Radiological (CBR) Training Aboard USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19)
The honorable U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta speaks aboard USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) to Sailors in YOKOSUKA, Japan
Chief Quartermaster Andrey Mihaylovski, center, points towards a navigational aid to assist Quartermaster Seamen Korey Booker
USS Blue Ridge (lcc19)
Capt. Charles Williams, chief of staff of commander U.S. 7th Fleet, listens to Shiho Orikasa read a thank you letter.
USS Blue Ridge (lcc19)
USS Blue Ridge (lcc19)
Yeoman 3rd Class Jesse Welsh, left, and Interior Communications Electrician 2nd Class Sidney Hendrickson playing basketball.
Blue Ridge and U.S. 7th Fleet staff arrive in Donghae
USS Blue Ridge (lcc19)
Ensign Maria Veloria looks through binoculars in the pilothouse aboard USS Blue Ridge as the ship arrives in Manila.
Senior Chief Air Traffic Controller Malissia Chitwood, assigned to Naval Base Coronado, reads a passage of the chief's creed.
Quartermaster 2nd Class Louis Gonzales uses a telescopic alidade on USS Blue Ridge.
Musician 2nd Class Eric Cavender, assigned to the U.S. 7th Fleet Band, performs on his tuba for Cambodian children.
USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19), background right, anchors off the coast of Sihanoukville, Cambodia.
An SH-60F Sea Hawk helicopter flies over Blue Ridge.
Sailors assigned to USS Blue Ridge carry tools and supplies at Yayasan Pendidikan Banglin school.
Culinary Specialist 2nd Class Victor Trujillo serves roast beef to a guest during a "big top" reception aboard USS Blue Ridge.
Culinary Specialist's 3rd Class Eric Nava, left, 2nd Class Nelson Malaxi (middle), and 3rd Class Manuelito Belocura
USS Blue Ridge (lcc19)

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Commanding Officer (May 11, 2011 - July 27, 2012
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