COMMAND MASTER CHIEF
JOSHUA M. DAVIS
Command Master Chief Petty Officer Davis, a native of
Columbus, Ohio entered into the Naval service in April, 1995. From July 1996
until August 2001, Command Master Chief Davis served with the VQ-3 Ironman. He
then was assigned to CSFWP DET AIMD Lemoore from September 2001 until October
2004 where he promoted to Chief Petty Officer after two Gulf deployments
onboard USS Carl Vinson.
Following his promotion to Chief Petty Officer, he reported
to USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) stationed in Bremerton, WA. in November 2004 until
September 2007. He led his division in Carl Vinson’s around the world homeport
change to Norfolk, Va., and served as the IMRL LCPO during the carriers RCOH.
Master Chief Davis was selected as Carl Vinson’s 2007 Swamp Fox awardee.
He then reported to VFA-81 “SUNLINERS”, stationed in NAS
Oceana, where he promoted to Senior Chief Petty Officer and served as quality
assurance supervisor and maintenance control LCPO where transitioned the
squadron from the legacy F/A-18C to Super Hornet F/A-18E. While assigned to
VFA-81 he deployed onboard the USS Nimitz and USS Carl Vinson. On USS Carl
Vinson he provided humanitarian relief to Haiti during Operation Unified
In October 2010 Master Chief Davis reported to the Center
for Naval Education and Training Center, Jacksonville, FL., where as master
training specialist he served as primary SEAM instructor and led P-8A
maintenance training curriculum development. Upon advancement to master chief
petty officer he was selected to the command master chief program and has
served as command master chief on USS Fitzgerald (DDG-62), homeported Yokosuka,
Japan then onto Reconnaissance Squadron Five, homeported in Jacksonville,
Florida and Naval Recruiting District Philadelphia. He is currently serves at Helicopter Maritime
Strike Fighter Four Zero.
Command Master Chief Petty Officer Davis holds a degree from
Excelsior University. He is a graduate of the senior enlisted academy class 154
(brown) and CMC/COB course. He is authorized to wear the Meritorious Service
Medal (three awards), Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (four gold
stars), Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (three gold stars), as well as
other unit and campaign awards.