NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – A command master chief has been relieved of his duties due to unsatisfactory performance, according to the Navy.
Command Master Chief Roy B. Carter was relieved of his duties Tuesday. He was commander master chief of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 70, based in Jacksonville, Fla. And part of Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 8 forward deployed with the George H. W. Bush Carrier Strike Group.
Carter was reassigned to Commander, Helicopter Maritime Strike Wing Atlantic in Mayport, Fla.
Command Master Chief Kenneth Alvaro, who is the command master chief for CVW-8, will take over until a permanent replacement is assigned.