Command Master Chief Rebana enlisted in the United States Navy in April 1994
from San Diego, CA. Following completion of basic training at Recruit
Training Command Great Lakes, IL he reported to Hospital Corpsman "A" School
in Great Lakes, IL.
Sea duty assignments include 3d Battalion 7th Marines 29 Palms, CA; 3d
Battalion 6th Marines and 6th Marine Regiment, Camp Lejeune, NC; 3d Medical
Battalion Okinawa, Japan; 2d Marine Logistics Group, Camp Lejeune, NC.
Shore assignments include U.S. Naval Hospital Jacksonville, FL; Recruit
Training Command Great Lakes, IL; U.S. Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune, NC; U.S.
Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, CA.
Operational deployments include Okinawa, Japan under the Unit Deployment
Program (UDP); 3d Battalion 6th Marines, Al Qaim, Iraq in support of
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) III; 3d Battalion 6th Marines, Habbaniyah,
Iraq in support of OIF 06-08; Regimental Combat Team-6, Ramadi, Iraq in
support of OIF 09.1.
Command Master Chief Rebana is a graduate of the Navy Senior Enlisted
Academy Class 161, Command Master Chief/Chief of the Boat Course Class 132,
Keystone Course, and is Enlisted Fleet Marine Force Warfare qualified.
His decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal (4 awards), Navy and
Marine Corps Commendation Medal (3 awards), Navy and Marine Corps
Achievement Medal (4 awards), Combat Action Ribbon, and various unit awards.