U.S. Navy honors Lokken Fire Controlman Third Class Surface Warfare Patrick Lokken of the USS Mustin (DDG 89) was recently named as the Destroyer Squadron 23 Junior Sailor of the Quarter for the Fourth Quarter of 2004.
This prestigious honor follows his earlier recognition as USS Mustin's Junior Sailor of the Quarter, Fourth Quarter 2004, and Junior Sailor of the Year, 2004.
Petty Officer Lokken's numerous awards are indicative of his outstanding performance and dedication to duty while serving as a technician and operator of the Mustin's SPY-1D air surveillance radar.
USS Mustin is an AEGIS guided missile destroyer homeported in San Diego, CA.
The ship is currently on a six-month deployment with the USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) Carrier Strike Group.
Lokken is the son of Bill and Lori Lokken, Vermillion. He is a 2001 graduate of Vermillion High School.