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 Sector Key West - Command Master Chief

Sector Key WestGuardians of the Keys

BMCM Jeff Egelston
Command Master Chief
U.S. Coast Guard Sector Key West

Photo BMCM Jeffrey D. EgelstonMaster Chief Egelston enlisted in the Coast Guard on April 13th, 1993. His past duty assignments (in chronological order) include: Coast Guard Cutter YOCONA (Kodiak, AK), Coast Guard Station Cape May (Cape May, NJ), Coast Guard Cutter BARRACUDA (Eureka, CA), Coast Guard Station Oswego (Oswego, NY), Coast Guard Maritime Safety and Security Team 91101 (Seattle, WA), Coast Guard Station Port Huron (Port Huron, MI), Maritime Force Protection Unit Kings Bay (Kings Bay, GA), and Coast Guard Cutter KNIGHT ISLAND (Key West, FL). He has been assigned to Sector Key West as the Command Master Chief since July of 2014.

Master Chief Egelston’s personal awards include the Coast Guard Commendation Medal (4), Coast Guard Achievement Medal, National Defense Service Medal (2), Humanitarian Service Medal, and the Coast Guard Good Conduct Medal (7). He has also received the Cutterman, Boat Forces Command, and Coxswain Insignias.

He graduated with honors from the Navy Senior Enlisted Academy in August of 2009, and from the Chief Petty Officer Academy in 2004.

Master Chief Egelston is originally from Oswego, NY.



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KEY WEST, FL  33040
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Last Modified 3/19/2015