For the carrier's food service officer, being the first to advance to the rank of CWO5
was a rewarding moment in his career.
Sailors and civilian food service professionals located throughout the Hampton Roads area along with any Sailor transiting our AOR needing assistance or training can receive training from us," said CWO5
CWO5 Leon Cole, a native of Antigua, West Indies, is headed to Navy Family Support at Naval Supply Systems Command Headquarters in Mechanicsburg, Pa.
He obtained his Surface Warfare Supply Corps Officer designation and was the first of 17 to be advanced to CWO5 from a field of 222 candidates.
Other articles in this edition include coverage of the promotion of CWO5
Leon Cole, the Navy's first CWO5
since the Navy reinstated the rank; an update on our joint Navy and Marine Corps efforts to improve our logistics integration; a report on Tandem Thrust support in the Pacific; and coverage on supporting Navy families in the wake of the California wildfires.
Navy to be promoted to the rank of CWO5 during a ceremony held Oct.
For the Food Service Officer, being the first to advance to the rank of CWO5 is a rewarding moment in a career spanning 29 years.
We're out at sea on the Navy's newest aircraft carrier to promote Chief Warrant Officer Cole to the new rank of CWO5.
Ronald Reagan's Commanding Officer CAPT James Symonds beamed with pride while he said, "On the newest ship, we have the newest CWO5.