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Kevin Graham was a chief petty officer, who served 22 years in active and reserve duty.
In addition, the Navy is examining one charge of dereliction of duty against a chief petty officer, a senior enlisted leader on the ship.
His father was a Navy chief petty officer, and he was raised primarily by an aunt and uncle in Harborcreek, Pa.
Navy Chief Aviation Electronics Technician James Mutka from Crown Point was recently promoted to chief petty officer, which only one in five eligible sailors achieve each year.
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