|Born||April 24, 1930|
Valmeyer, Illinois, U.S.
|Died||September 29, 2020 (aged 90)|
Bethesda, Maryland, U.S.
|Service/branch||United States Navy|
|Years of service||1953–1990|
|Commands held||Chief of Naval Operations|
United States Atlantic Fleet
United States Seventh Fleet
Submarine Group Five
Submarine Flotilla One
|Awards||Defense Distinguished Service Medal (2)|
Navy Distinguished Service Medal (3)
Army Distinguished Service Medal
Air Force Distinguished Service Medal
Legion of Merit (3)
|Other work||Chairman, U.S. Naval Academy Alumni Association|
Carlisle Albert Herman Trost (April 24, 1930 – September 29, 2020) was a United States Navy officer. He was the 23rd Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) and a member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff from 1 July 1986 to 29 June 1990. He retired from active naval service on 1 July 1990, following completion of a four-year term as CNO.
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