CTR2 (SW/IW) Matthew D. Elder

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CTR2 (SW/IW) Matthew D. Elder
Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka – Sea
Petty Officer Elder’s Surface Operational tours include tours on-board guided-missile destroyers USS Fitzgerald and USS McCampbell where he served as Divisional Leading Petty Officer and Work Center Supervisor providing Indications and Warnings to SEVENTH Fleet AOR in support of Pacific Presence and Freedom of Navigation Operations in the Western Pacific Ocean. 
His personal awards include the Joint Service Commendation Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (three awards), Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal, Good Conduct medal, and various other unit and campaign awards. He is designated a specialist in Surface Warfare, and Information Warfare.

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