A Matt That Matters
Matt Smith’s dedication to duty, his humility, and his extraordinary work ethic during COVID-19 contributed to him earning the Coast Guard's Civilian of the Quarter award. He willingly stepped up during a pandemic and dedicated 30 hours a week teaching Coast Guard recruits things about first aid, CPR, family benefits, leadership, flags, pennants, and online mandated training.
Coast Guard's Joint Arctic Missions Support
In mid-July, U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma began operations for the overall two-month patrol to the Arctic in support of joint operations Nanook and Argus, to secure the maritime domain, protect resources, and strengthen partnerships.
USA Patriotism! ... Article > USCG Reserve Recruit Company Commander Leads By Example by U.S. Coast Guard Petty Officer 1st Class Richard Brahm
I'm proud of the fact that I can bring my diverse perspective as a Reservist and my years of real world experience to the recruits in training and show them by my actions that ALL members of the Coast Guard matter and can make a difference.
Coast Guardsmen Awarded For Saving Firefighters
Coast Guard Air Station Humboldt Bay members receive awards for rescuing two injured firefighters who were unable to evacuate from a mountainside that was engulfed in flames during the Middle Fire on September 6, 2019.
Cutter Bertholf Makes Cocaine Interdiction
The Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf interdicted a go-fast vessel in the Eastern Pacific Ocean off the Coast of Central America. The Bertholf’s crew boarded the boat and interdicted approximately 1,395 pounds of cocaine and three suspected smugglers.
Dave Duren - A Surfman Legend
Master Chief Petty Officer Dave Duren is considered a legend by many, and his legacy is carried on by those who strive for and earn the Coast Guard’s surfman qualification ... along with a 154-foot Fast Response Cutter that will bear his name.
First Woman Master Chief As A Coast Guard Gunner’s Mate
Laurie Kennedy is the first female to earn the title of master chief in the U.S. Coast Guard gunner’s mate rating and is slated to be the rating force master chief.