Sergeant Major Marc R. Chabot is a native of N. Attleboro, MA. He attended recruit training in July 1993 at Parris Island, SC. Upon graduation he reported to Assault Amphibian Schools Battalion at Camp DelMar, CA and received the military occupational specialty of 1833.
In March of 1994, Sergeant Major Chabot reported to 2nd Assault Amphibian Battalion Camp Lejeune, NC. During this tour he completed three deployments with the 24th MEU.
In September of 1998, Sergeant Major Chabot received orders to Advanced Assault Amphibian Vehicle Program Office in Woodbridge, VA. He was a member of a prototype test team that performed waterborne, land and weapons station testing.
In July of 2002, Sergeant Major Chabot received orders to 2nd Assault Amphibian Battalion Camp Lejeune, NC. In January of 2003 he deployed with Alpha Company in support of 1st Battalion 2nd Marines, Task Force Tarawa during Operation Iraqi Freedom I (OIF). In September of 2004 he deployed with Charlie Company in support of 1st Battalion 23rd Marines, RCT 7 during OIF II-2.
In July of 2005, Sergeant Major Chabot requested and received orders to Drill Instructor School, MCRD San Diego, CA. He was assigned to Company C, 1st Recruit Training Battalion where he served as Drill Instructor, Senior Drill Instructor, and Series Chief Drill Instructor. He also served on the Drill Instructor School staff as a Squad Instructor. In January of 2008, he was promoted to First Sergeant and assigned to Company H.
In July of 2008, Sergeant Major Chabot received orders to 2nd Combat Engineer Battalion Camp Lejeune, NC. He deployed with Alpha Company in support of Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) 9-2. Upon his return he was reassigned to Engineer Support Company and deployed in support of OEF 11-1.
In January of 2012, Sergeant Major Chabot reported to Marine Combat Training Battalion, Camp Geiger NC. He served as the First Sergeant of Company G and Headquarters and Support Company.
Upon selection to his current rank, Sergeant Major Chabot received orders to Marine Corps Security Force Battalion, Kings Bay GA. He reported on 14 April 2013, and served as the Command Sergeant Major of a joint Battalion that partners with the United States Navy in the protection of strategic assets.
In May of 2016, he reported to Marine Corps Air Facility Quantico, VA and served as the Command and Installation Sergeant Major.
He reported to Recruit Training Regiment San Diego CA in September of 2018.
His personal decorations include the Bronze Star (with V), Meritorious Service Medal (gold star in lieu of 3rd award), Navy Commendation Medal (with V and gold star in lieu of 4th award), Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (gold star in lieu of 2nd award) and Combat Action Ribbon (gold star in lieu of 2nd award).
He is married to Tammy Chabot, and they have a 14 year old son, Grant.