JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Master Chief Petty Officer Mark Allen, reserve command master chief, Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville, and future master chief petty officer of the Coast Guard reserve force, is depicted in the beginning of his career as a third class boatswain’s mate, taken in the early 1980’s and his most recent official portrait. U.S. Coast Guard photo illustration by Petty Officer 3rd Class Cindy Beckert.
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Boatswain’s Mate 3rd Class Mark Allen in the early 1980’s. (U.S. Coast Guard photo illustration by Petty Officer 3rd Class Cindy Beckert.)