Carlos “HERNDOG” served 13 years in the U.S Navy deployed during the Global War On Terrorism, Operation Iraqi Freedom and New Dawn. In addition, he served 8 years as a Navy Law Enforcement Officer Force Protection, conducted the closure of Naval Station Roosevelt Roads and Vieques air training range facility In Puerto Rico.
Deployed in Iraq at NSW/SOTF-W with SEAL team 3 and 5 during Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation New Dawn. Conducted critical mission support on radio communications, SEAL Team support operations, convoy operations and mission tracking at Tactical Operation Center (TOC) which covered Ramadi, Fallujah and Al-Assad Iraq with different array of Sat Coms, Predator video feed and assets from Air Force and Army.
Naval Special Warfare Force Protection Support responsible for security and protection onboard two highly-sensitive Special Operations compounds in Iraq. Trained in different weapon systems such as M-16A2, M-9, Shotgun, M2 50 Cal and 240B, Biometrics, Army Warfare Tactics, Armor vehicles such as HMMWV and RG33(SOCOM) variant, Remote Weapon Systems, Convoy Ops, IED Identification, Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Warfare (CBRN), Combat Lifesaver