USS Patriot
"Fortune Favors the Confident"
(December 2, 2018 - Present)
CMDCS Dalton Trouth
Command Senior Chief

Senior Chief Trouth is a native of Manchester, Jamaica. He graduated from Evander Childs High School, Bronx, NY and enlisted in the U.S. Navy in August 1998. After graduation from Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, IL in October 1998, he attended Airman Apprentice Training. He reported to his first duty assignment at Fighter Squadron Two One One (VF-211) homeported at Naval Air Station Oceana in Virginia Beach VA. During his tour at VF-211, he completed two deployments in support of Operation Southern Watch and Operation Enduring Freedom. While at VF-211 Senior Chief Trouth earned his Enlisted Aviation Warfare Specialist (AW). In 2002, he received orders to Naval Security Force, NAS Oceana in Virginia Beach, VA. After transfer from VF-211 he attended Master-at-Arms “A” School in Virginia Beach, VA where he earned the NEC 9545.

In 2005, he received orders to USS Anzio (CG-68) in Norfolk, VA. He served as the Leading Petty Officer for Stored Division, Postal Division, and Hazmat Division. Senior Chief Trouth earned his Enlisted Surface Warfare Specialist (SW) while serving onboard the USS Anzio. In October 2008, he reported to Naval Air Station Sigonella, IT, where he served as Watch Commander, Security Training Leading Petty Officer, Section Chief, and a Command Training Team member. During this tour, Senior Chief Trouth earned a Bachelor degree in Criminal Justice from St Leo University. In February 2012, he reported to Costal Riverine Group Two Detachment Bahrain where he earned his Expeditionary Warfare Specialist (EXW) and worked as the Mission Commander for an Embarked Security Team. In September 2012, he was advanced to Chief Petty Officer. In 2013, Senior Chief Trouth reported to Naval Station Everett, Washington, where he served as Section Chief, Kennel Leading Chief Petty Officer and Security Operations Leading Chief Petty Officer. In May 2016, Senior Chief Trouth reported to Navy Region Europe, Africa, Southwest Asia, located in Naples, Italy. He was advanced to Senior Chief and served as the Antiterrorism Officer/ Assistant Antiterrorism Officer providing assistance and over site for all ATFP related matters throughout EUCOM, AFRICOM and CENTCOM AOR. In 2017, he graduated from Liberty University with a graduate degree in Crisis and Trauma Counseling. In 2018, he was accepted into the Command Senior Enlisted Program.

Senior chief Trouth is a graduate of the Senior Enlisted Academy class 212, and the Command Master Chief/ Chief of the Boat Course class 18120. In August 2018, he reported to the USS Patriot MCM-7 located in Sasebo, Japan where he currently serves as the Command Senior Enlisted Leader.

His personal awards include the Navy-Marine Corps Commendation Medal (4), the Navy-Marine Corps Achievement Medal (3), Good Conduct Medal (5), and numerous unit, campaign, and service awards.

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