Coast Guard holds memorial ceremony for murdered sailor near Smuggler’s Cove

Coast Guard holds memorial ceremony for murdered sailor near Smuggler's Cove
Lt. Cmdr. Jason Dipinto delivers a prayer during a memorial ceremony for Senior Chief Petty Officer Terrell Horne aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Halibut near Smuggler’s Cove, California, Dec. 2, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Mark Barney) SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard held a wreath-laying ceremony near Smugglers Cove in memory of Senior Chief Petty Officer Terrell...

Coast Guard to hold memorial ceremony Saturday for murdered shipmate

Coast Guard to hold memorial ceremony Saturday for murdered shipmate
SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard is scheduled to hold a wreath-laying ceremony near Smugglers Cove in memory of Senior Chief Petty Officer Terrell E. Horne on the five year anniversary of his passing Saturday. A native of Mountain View, Horne attended Patterson High School in Patterson, and enlisted in the Coast Guard Feb. 2, 1999. As a boatswain’s mate, Horne served in Humboldt Bay, Charleston...

Coast Guard to hold annual Blackthorn memorial service

Coast Guard to hold annual Blackthorn memorial service
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard is scheduled to hold a memorial service Friday in remembrance of the lives lost during the Coast Guard Cutter Blackthorn collision. The 37th anniversary memorial ceremony will consist of an aerial salute by aircraft from Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater, posting of the colors and a reading of all the lost crew members’ names. The ceremony will begin...

Station Quillayute River honors fallen Coast Guardsmen

Station Quillayute River honors fallen Coast Guardsmen
On Feb. 12, 1997. Petty Officer 2nd Class David Bosley, Petty Officer 3rd Class Matthew Schlimme and Seaman Clinton Miniken were ejected from their lifeboat when it capsized, while the crew was responding to a sinking sailboat, and did not survive the incident. The crew holds a memorial ceremony every year on the anniversary of the incident.   A memorial wreath with a the words “Gone But Never...

UPDATED: Memorial Service Scheduled for Crew of CG-6535

UPDATED: Memorial Service Scheduled for Crew of CG-6535
Mobile – The Coast Guard has announced that a memorial ceremony will be held to remember and honor the crew of CG-6535 on Thursday, March 8 at 10 AM (CST) in Hangar number 2 at Coast Guard Aviation Training Center, 8501 Tanner Williams Road, Mobile, AL 36608. The Uniform for active duty attendees will be Service Dress Blue or service equivalent. Family and friends of Coast Guard members are welcome...