CMDCM(AW/IW/SW) CHARLES E. DOSS JR
COMMAND MASTER CHIEF
Airborne Command & Control Squadron
CMDCM Charles E. Doss Jr. is a native of Wilmington, Delaware and later migrated to Vicksburg, Mississippi as a teenager. Master Chief Doss graduated from Vicksburg High School in June 1993. As a high school senior, he enlisted in the United States Navy and reported for recruit training Orlando, Florida following graduation. Master Chief holds an Associate of Arts in General Studies from Columbia College Missouri, a Bachelor of Arts from Ashford University in Organizational Management, a graduate of the Navy Senior Enlisted Academy (Class 202 Grey), and Command Master Chief/Chief of the Boat Course (Class 92).
Master Chief Doss completed Aerographers Mate 'A' and 'C' school in Biloxi, Mississippi. At sea, Master Chief served as a weather observer onboard USS Nassau (LHA-4) in support of the Kosovo Campaign, two Mediterranean deployments, and NEO operations in Africa and Albania. Pre-commission the Littoral Combat Ship Mine Countermeasure Detachment Two in San Diego, California. He also served as the Operations LCPO for Navy Oceanography ASW Center where he deployed onboard USS Harry S. Truman (CVN-75) in support of Operation Inherent Resolve. Master Chief Doss currently serves as the Command Master Chief for Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron 124 “Bear Aces” Norfolk, VA.
Ashore and overseas duty stations assignments include: Naval Meteorological and Oceanographic Training Facility Pensacola, Florida as assistant forecaster, Naval European Meteorology and Oceanographic Detachment Sigonella, Italy as Forecast Duty Officer in support of Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom, Naval Meteorological and Oceanography Facility Jacksonville, Florida where he was a key component in establishing Naval Oceanographic ASW Detachment Jacksonville, Navy Oceanography MIW Center Stennis Space, and Fleet Weather Center Norfolk.
His personal decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal, Navy Commendation Medal (4), the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (2), and various unit, campaign and service ribbons.