United States Navy
Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy
October 4, 1985 - September 9, 1988
 

 

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy William H. Plackett grew up in Paxton, Illinois and enlisted in the U.S. Navy on October 18, 1956.

In July 1982, Master Chief Plackett was selected as Fleet Master Chief, Commander in Chief U.S. Atlantic Fleet where he served until his selection in July 1985 as the sixth Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy.

His personal decorations include the Distinguished Service Medal, Legion of Merit, Meritorious Service Medal, Navy Achievement Medal and several unit awards.

Click here to view Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Plackett's letter to Frank.

    

 

 

 

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