Michael Mullen

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Michael Mullen
Birth nameMichael Glenn Mullen
Born (1946-10-04) October 4, 1946 (age 72)
Los Angeles County, California, U.S.
AllegianceUnited States
Service/branchUnited States Navy
Years of service1968–2011
RankAdmiral
Commands heldChairman 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/warsVietnam War
Persian Gulf War
AwardsDefense 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.