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Michael Mullen
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Birth name Michael Glenn Mullen
Born October 4, 1946 (1946-10-04) (age 74)
Los Angeles County, California, U.S.
Allegiance United States
Service/branch United States Navy
Years of service 1968–2011
Rank Admiral
Commands held Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
Chief of Naval Operations
U.S. Naval Forces Europe
Allied Joint Force Command Naples
Vice Chief of Naval Operations
U.S. Second Fleet
NATO Striking Fleet Atlantic
Cruiser-Destroyer Group Two
George Washington Carrier Battle Group
USS Yorktown (CG-48)
USS Goldsborough (DDG-20)
USS Noxubee (AOG-56)
Battles/wars Vietnam War
Persian Gulf War
Awards Defense Distinguished Service Medal (4)
Navy Distinguished Service Medal (2)
Defense Superior Service Medal
Legion of Merit (6)
Officer of the Order of Australia

Michael Glenn "Mike" Mullen, AO, MSC (born October 4, 1946) is a former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Of Staff. He also served in the United States Navy. He fought in the Vietnam War and the Persian Gulf War.

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