MCPO Darryl G. Beauchamp Jr.
Command Master Chief
MCPO Darryl G. Beauchamp Jr was born in McAlester, Oklahoma. In 1996, he joined the Navy attending boot camp and Hospital Corps “A” School in Great Lakes, followed by Field Medical Service School in Camp Pendleton Ca. before his first assignment to 3rd Marine Division, Okinawa Japan. While assigned to 3rd Marine Division, he took the Reconnaissance INDOC and was subsequently assigned to 3rd Recon Co., deploying to Vladivostok, Russia with the 31st MEU.
In 1999, he transferred to the Special Amphibious Reconnaissance Pipeline upon completion of training he was assigned to 2nd Marine Division, 2nd Reconnaissance Battalion deploying in 2003 with Task Force Tarawa participating in Operation Iraqi Freedom and again in 2004 with the 24th MEU in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
In 2005, he transferred to II MEF, 2nd Force Recon Company which would later re-flag as 2nd Marine Special Operations Battalion. He performed duties as a platoon corpsman and Company Leading Petty Officer deploying in 2007 in support of OEF-Afghanistan.
Upon Completion of this tour he attended the Special Operations Independent Duty Corpsman Course in Fort Bragg, NC and was assigned to 1st Marine Division, 1st Reconnaissance Battalion in 2008. Serving as the Battalion Navy Senior Enlisted Leader for the next 3 years and deploying with the Battalion in 2010 in support of OEF-Afghanistan.
In August 2011, he transferred to Marine Special Operations Command, Camp Lejeune NC. Serving as the Marine Raider Regiment Senior Enlisted Leader and Command Senior Enlisted Medical Advisor. Deploying twice is support of Special Operations Command North. During this tour he attended Joint Special Operations Senior Enlisted Academy Class-9.
In July 2015, he transferred to Naval Branch Health Clinic Mayport, Fl. Serving as the Command Senior Enlisted Leader.
His current assignment is as the Command Master Chief of Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command (MARSOC). Master Chief Beauchamp’s personal awards include the Meritorious Service Medal (3D Award), Navy and Marine Corps Commendation with “V”, Navy Achievement Medal, Combat Action ribbon (2D Award) and numerous campaign, unit and service awards.