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Beck in November 2012
|Born||June 21, 1966|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
||United States Navy|
|Years of service||1990–2011|
|Rank||Senior chief petty officer|
|Unit|| United States Navy SEALs
|Awards|| Bronze Star with Combat Distinguishing Device
Defense Meritorious Service Medal (2)
Kristin Beck (born June 21, 1966) is a retired United States Navy SEAL who gained public attention in 2013 when she came out as a trans woman. She published her memoir in June 2013, Warrior Princess: A U.S. Navy SEAL's Journey to Coming out Transgender, detailing her experiences.
Beck served in the U.S. Navy for twenty years and is the first openly transgender former U.S. Navy SEAL.
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