Coers is married with four children and is currently residing in
Ledyard CT. He is the son of David and Roseann Coers of New Holland.
Below is a copy of Coers biography as it was presented at his
Machinist's Mate Senior Chief
Petty Officer Jared Len Coers was born January 30, 1975 in
Lincoln, Illinois to David and Roseann Coers.
Senior Chief Coers enlisted in the United States Navy on June
1992 and entered the delayed entry program the summer of his
junior year of high school. He left for Recruit Training Command
in Great Lakes, Illinois on June 1993. Upon graduation he went
to Basic Enlisted Submarine School in Groton, CT where he
graduated in August 1993.
In October of 1993, he reported to Torpedoman Mate's "A" School
in Groton, CT and graduated February 1994. After graduation, he
reported for duty onboard USS Augusta (SSN 710) homeported in
Groton, Ct and earning his dolphins in October 1994. He
completed four Northern deployments and awarded Squadron 12
Junior Sailor of the Quarter in 1995.
He then reported to Recruiting School in Pensacola, Florida in
April 1999. After completed school, he reported to Naval
Recruiting District St. Louis in May 1999 as the
Recruiter-in-Charge of Naval Recruiting Station Litchfield,
Illinois. While at NRS Litchfield he received Nuclear Recruiter
of the Month, Small Station of the Year for 2000, and advanced
to First Class Petty Officer.
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After leaving Recruiting Duty, he
reported to the USS West Virginia [SSBN 736) Blue crew
homeported in Kings Bay, GA in August 2002. He advanced to Chief
Petty Officer after six months upon reporting onboard. He
completed three patrols and then transferred to the USS
Springfield in July 2004 home ported in Groton, CT. While
onboard USS Springfield and they were at Electric Boat, he was
temporary assigned to the USS Philadelphia (SSN 690) to be the
acting Torpedo Division Leading Chief Petty Officer for two
months. He completed a SOUTHCOM deployment.
He reported to Center for Surface Combat Systems December 2006
in San Diego, CA for instructor duty. He instructed at the
Tomahawk Training Unit at the North Island Air Station in
In August of 2010, he reported to the USS Annapolis [SSN 760)
home ported in Groton, CT. He advanced to Senior Chief Petty
Officer and completed one CENTCOM deployment while onboard.
Senior Chief Coers is married to Melissa Luan Coers [Meyers) and
have four children: Caleigh, Keeghan, Meghann, and Madyson. They
reside in Connecticut.
Senior Chief Coers is decorated with the Navy Commendation
Medal, six Navy Achievement Medals, Navy Meritorious Unit
Commendation Medal, and various other individual awards.
[Information provided by ROSEANN COERS]