Auxiliarists Practice for the Memorial Day Parade

Friday, May 30, 2014

The Division 12 Color Guard team consists of Auxiliarist James Chin, USCG Petty Officer 2nd Class Tshai Stephenson, Auxiliarist Lorrie Bier, and Auxiliarist Daniella Garrisi.(Left to Right). Photo by Auxiliarist John Britt.

Queens, New York –  Auxiliarists represented the U.S. Coast Guard and the Auxiliary by marching and presenting the colors in the Little Neck-Douglaston Parade, advertised as one of the largest Memorial Day parades in the country. Article by James Chin, National Staff – New Media Branch Assistant Having the Parade Team march in line with […]

Fleet Week NYC 2014: USCG Auxiliarists offer Herculean Support and Heroics

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Auxiliarist James Chin answers questions about the Campbell. USCG Aux photo by Campbell Crew.

New York City, New York – Auxiliarists from throughout the First Southern District rallied together to make Fleet Week a success on the USCGC Campbell (WMEC-909), USCGC Katherine Walker (WLM-552), and at a Public Affairs tent next to the Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum. From May 22 to 26, over 50 Auxiliarists helped guide […]

Featured Photo – Memorial Day 2014

Monday, May 26, 2014

Memorial Day

Memorial Day at the World War  II Memorial in Washington, D.C .

Hoaxes: NOT a joke.

Friday, May 23, 2014

USCG Auxiliary photo.

Hoaxes: Not a joke Say the word hoax out loud. It sounds similar to the noise you might make if something was stuck in your throat. Just like something stuck in your throat, hoaxes are obstructions to the life-saving work that the Coast Guard does. Hoaxes waste vital search and rescue resources and unnecessarily put […]

Alcohol use remains leading factor in recreational boater deaths

Wednesday, May 21, 2014


A look at the 2013 Recreational Boating Statistics, recently released by the U.S. Coast Guard, shows last year had the largest decrease in the number of alcohol-related recreational boater deaths in the past five years. From 2012 to 2013, there was a 31 percent decrease in the number of recreational boaters’ deaths where alcohol use […]

Featured Photo – Coastie Awes Kid

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Caption: CAPE CORAL, Fla.--19 month old John Kane is awed by "Coastie" at
the Cape Coral Water Safety Day event held on May 4, 2014. Photo by Constance O. Irvin, U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary.

Al Roker – Honorary Commodore – United States Coast Guard Auxiliary

Friday, May 16, 2014


Al Roker of the NBC Today Show and the Weather Channel will be named as an Honorary Commodore in the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary. The ceremony is scheduled to be aired on NBC’s Today Show on Monday May 19th between 0800 and 0900. The official party to honor Mr. Roker will be National Commodore […]

Inspirational Leadership Award

Tuesday, May 13, 2014


Ms. Brenda Paul of District Eight (Coastal Region) Flotilla 7-10 has been recognized as this year’s Coast Guard Auxiliary Commodore Charles S. Greanoff Inspirational Leadership Award winner.  The Coast Guard recently announced Ms. Paul’s selection along with the other major Coast Guard leadership award selectees.  Honorable mention was earned by Mr. Ronald Kaplan of District […]

Warmer spring air is here, water temperatures remain dangerously cold

Friday, May 2, 2014


Darien, CT. — The Coast Guard Auxiliary is advising boaters who may be beginning their preparations to launch their boats that water temperatures remain dangerously cold. “One of the primary roles of the Coast Guard Auxiliary is recreational boating safety; with these temperatures, if not dressed for the environment, an average sized person will be […]

Crossing the Bar – Commodore Arnold Jacob Albrecht

Thursday, April 17, 2014

uscga ensign

  National Commodore Thomas C. Mallison regrets to inform you of the death of Coast Guard Auxiliary family member   Commodore Arnold Jacob Albrecht PDCO – District Ninth Eastern Region   A memorial  gathering will be held on Saturday, April 19, 2014, at Bangs Funeral Home, 209 W. Green Street, Ithaca, NY from 1100 – […]

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