Featured Photos – Auxiliary Heavy Lifting for Shore-front Clean-up

Monday, April 13, 2015

The Auxiliary does some heavy duty work for marine safety and the environment. Just how heavy? Besides picking up bottles, cans, and car tires, Auxiliarists James Chin and Daniella Garrisi helped remove large pieces of scrap metal lying on a shore-front!

Throwback Thursday – USCG Winter Auxiliary Augmentation Photo

Thursday, January 29, 2015

For this Throwback Thursday, we are going to be focusing in on a winter theme. As the U.S. Northeast digs out of a recent storm, enjoy this 2010 NAVIGATOR magazine cover photo which shows Auxiliarists in New Jersey assisting the active duty in winter weather.

Throwback Thursday – 1982 Grounded Boaters Rescue

Thursday, December 18, 2014

For this week’s Throwback Thursday from our history archive, we are taking you back to 1982 with an Auxiliary patrol assisting boaters back to shore after a grounding.

Featured Photo – AUXAIR Helicopter

Friday, December 5, 2014

The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary may not have any rescue swimmers but we do have an USCG Auxiliary helicopter on patrol! Enjoy our featured photo of an AUXAIR helicopter before takeoff. Have a rare or interesting Auxiliary photo to share? Let us know through any of our social media sites. Editors note:  The aircrew is […]

USCG Auxiliary Patrol Awarded for Saving Distressed Kayakers From Oncoming Cargo Ship

Friday, November 14, 2014

Richmond, Virginia – Auxiliarists from Auxiliary Vessel 30344 were awarded with the  U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Medal of Operational Merit for saving three kayakers, two of them in the water without a life jacket on, from an oncoming 16,000 ton cargo ship during a 5th Southern District Awards Ceremony. USCG Auxiliary Article by James Chin, […]

Throwback Thursday – USCG Auxiliary/Reserve in 1942

Thursday, November 13, 2014

For this Throwback Thursday right after Veterans Day, it is fitting to have a historic photo which shows the U.S. Coast Guard Reserves keeping the American coast safe from enemy attack. In May of 1943, a Coast Guard headquarters directive stated that the Auxiliary should be “a civilian organization which is engaged in the training […]

Throwback Thursday – 1967 Boater Rescue in Khaki Uniforms

Thursday, November 6, 2014

The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary has been saving lives since its inception. Enjoy our Throwback Thursday featured photo with life saving and khaki uniforms! Let us know in the comments and our other social media sites on what historical USCG Auxiliary pictures you want to see.

Throwback Thursday – Operation Angel Thunder

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Seven Coast Guard Auxiliary Division 10 boats including two personal watercraft participated in Operation Angel Thunder on Roosevelt Lake October 11-12, 2005. Article by Tom Nunes, U. S. Coast Guard Auxiliary. Angel Thunder is brings together military rescue crews from around the world to conduct hands-on emergency response training to increase proficiency when dealing with […]

Throwback Thursday – Featured Photo

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Throwback Thursday – Featured Photo

Thursday, August 14, 2014

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