Command Master Chief (July 2010 - July 2012)
Command Master Chief Crewdson, a native of Lincoln Nebraska, Graduated from Parma Senior High School in 1983. Received his BS degree from the University of La Verne in 1992 and his MBA from Touro University in 2003. A Graduate of the Senior Enlisted Academy in 2004, Command Master Chief Course in 2005, and the Senior Enlisted Keystone course in February 2010.
Command Master Chief Crewdson entered the Navy in August 1984 Attending Operations Specialist “A” School in Dam Neck, Virginia from November 1984 to March 1985.
His sea Duty Assignments include USS DOWNES (FF 1070) March 1985 to July 1987, USS VALLEY FORGE (CG 50) August 1987 to January 1990, USS PRINCETON (CG 59) March 1993 to August 1996, Pre-Commissioning Unit BONHOMME RICHARD (LHD 6) January 1997 to September 1997. USS DECATUR (DDG 73) September 1997 to March 2000, USS BENFOLD (DDG 65), USS HIGGINS (DDG 76), and USS JOHN PAUL JONES (DDG 53) from February 2003 to September 2005, USS DENVER (LPD 9) November 2005 to July 2008, and USS JUNEAU (LPD 10) July 2008 to August 2008.
His shore duty assignments include Pacific Missile Test Center Point Mugu, California from February 1990 to March 1993, Fleet Combat Training Center, Pacific from March 2000 to January 2003, and Helicopter Sea Combat Wing Pacific August 2008 to May 2011.
Master Chief Crewdson’s awards include the Meritorious Service Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (Three Gold Stars), Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (Two Gold Stars) and various campaign, service, and unit awards.