Honor, Respect, Devotion to Duty: Lt. Waymando Brown

Sunday, June 17, 2018

Originally Posted by Diana Sherbs, Friday, June 8, 2018 Written by Petty Officer 3rd Class Lora Ratliff Photo courtesy of Lt. Waymando Brown. Lt. Waymando Brown is the 2018 Coast Guard Reserve recipient of the Capt. John G. Witherspoon Inspirational Leadership Award. Brown, the shore side division security officer for Coast Guard Port Security Unit 308 in […]

U.S. Coast Guard in Belgium! Why?

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Originally Posted by Diana Sherbs, Monday, June 4, 2018 Written by Cmdr. William George U.S. Coast Guard Lt. Akaninyene Inyang proudly bears the U.S. Army 333rd Field Artillery Battalion flag in the annual U.S. Memorial Wereth ceremony in Wereth, Belgium, April 28, 2018. The ceremony honors the 11 African-American soldiers killed by Nazi SS troops […]

Raising the bar in a single hoist

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Originally Posted by Diana Sherbs, Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Written by Petty Officer 3rd Class Nicole Foguth Coast Guard Academy mechanical engineering cadets test out their rescue basket design at a local simulator facility, April 18, 2018. They have been prototyping a new and improved rescue basket, which could revolutionize the way the Coast Guard […]

The Long Blue Line: The Pacific Islands – Coast Guard connection

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Originally Posted by CWO3 Chad Saylor, Thursday, May 3, 2018 This blog is part of a series honoring the long blue line of Coast Guard men and women who served before us. Stay tuned as we highlight the customs, traditions, history and heritage of the Coast Guard. Written by William H. Thiesen, Ph.D. Coast Guard Atlantic Area Historian […]

Category 5 lifestyle

Monday, May 21, 2018

Article Posted by Diana Sherbs, Tuesday, May 1, 2018 This blog was originally published on the Coast Guard Mid Atlantic page and viewable on Adobe Spark. Written by Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Kendrick Seaman Rafael Omar Gomez Negron at U.S. Coast Guard Station Washington. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Kendrick. Visiting a […]

Hurricane Preparedness Week 2018: Make your safety plans in advance

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Originally Posted by CWO3 Chad Saylor, Monday, May 7, 2018 Our nation experienced one of the most catastrophic hurricane seasons on record in 2017. The Coast Guard surged nearly 3,000 first responders and more than 200 rescue boats and aircraft and saved nearly 12,000 lives. And while we were busy saving lives, our men and women were also […]

2018 Cadet Research Symposium

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Originally Posted by CWO3 Chad Saylor, Monday, April 30, 2018 Written by Petty Officer 2nd Class Lauren Laughlin As the school years comes to a close, first class cadets across campus are gearing up for one last presentation during the Coast Guard Academy 2018 Cadet Research Symposium. The annual symposium, held a few weeks before […]

Honor, Respect, Devotion to Duty: Coast Guard Cutter Legare

Friday, May 11, 2018

Originally Posted by Diana Sherbs, Friday, April 27, 2018 Written by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ashley Johnson The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Legare (WMEC 912) stands on the flight deck of the cutter next to approximately $390 million total wholesale in seized cocaine and marijuana at Port Everglades, Fla., April 24, 2018. The […]

A little piece of Kimball’s legacy of standardization

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Originally Posted by Diana Sherbs, Wednesday, April 25, 2018 This article is also available in the RESERVIST Magazine, Issue 2, 2018. Written by Lt. Brendan Rogers Coast Guard 8th District Reserve Management First “standard” version pulling surfboat adopted by the Life-Saving Service in the early 1870s, with design based on square-stern surf fishing boats then in common […]

Coast Guard to honor the officer with the most sea time

Monday, May 7, 2018

Originally Posted by Diana Sherbs, Monday, April 23, 2018 Written by Petty Officer 3rd Class Sasha Rodriguez Cmdr. Stephen Matadobra, executive officer of Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton, stands for the playing of Semper Paratus during the first change of command ceremony in the cutter’s history, April 10, 2015. The change of command ceremony is a […]

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