Helicopter Maritime Strike Wing, Pacific
Command Master Chief (AW/SW)
Steven R. Cosgrove
United States Navy
Command Master Chief Cosgrove is a 1991 graduate of Pen Argyl High School, located in Pen Argyl, PA. He entered the Navy in February of 1993 and attended Recruit Training Command, IL followed by Fire Controlman "A" school, both located at Great Lakes, IL.
His sea duty assignments include USS CURTS (FFG 38)(Yokosuka, Japan), USS GARY (FFG 51)(Yokosuka, Japan), USS Lassen (DDG 82)(Yokosuka, Japan), USS SPRUANCE (DDG 111)(San Diego, CA), HSM-71 "RAPTORS" (embarked onboard USS JOHN C STENNIS (CVN 74)).
Shore duty assignments include NAVAL WAR COLLEGE (Newport, RI) and SURFACE COMBAT SYSTEMS CENTER (Wallops Island, VA).
Master Chief Cosgrove is currently serving as the Command Master Chief at Helicopter Maritime Strike Wing Pacific where he reported in May 2017.
Command Master Chief Cosgrove was selected as a Chief Petty Officer in 2005, Senior Chief Petty Officer in 2008, Master Chief Petty Officer in 2012 and Command Master Chief in 2014. He is a graduate of the Command Master Chief Course (Class 138), and the Senior Enlisted Academy (Class 185, Gold) both located at Newport, RI.
His decorations and awards include the Meritorious Service Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (Three awards), Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (Three awards), as well as various other unit and campaign awards.