Staff Sergeant Nathan Doggett Doggett enlisted in the Marine Corps in August 2012 and attended Recruit Training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, San Diego, CA. Upon completion of Recruit Training and Marine Combat Training, PFC Doggett was transferred to the Naval School of Music in Virginia Beach, VA. In May 2014, LCpl Doggett graduated the Basic Musicians Course and received orders to the III Marine Expeditionary Force Band in Okinawa, Japan.
In December 2016, Sgt Doggett detached from III MEF to attend the Naval School of Music’s Unit Leader Course. Upon graduation in August of 2017, Sgt Doggett was selected to remain on staff as both the Tuba Instructor and Ceremonial Band Instructor. In February 2020, he was promoted to his current rank and selected as an OCC field Enlisted Conductor MOS shortly after. SSgt Doggett received orders at the end of 2021 to serve as the Enlisted Conductor for the 1st Marine Division Band.
SSgt Doggett’s personal awards include Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (3rd award), and Navy Achievement Medal (4th award).