Coast Guard Cutter Morgenthau to be decommissioned Tuesday

Coast Guard Cutter Morgenthau to be decommissioned Tuesday
USCG File Photo HONOLULU — The Coast Guard will decommission its eighth high endurance cutter after nearly 50 years of service as part of recapitalization efforts during a ceremony at Base Honolulu, Tuesday. The Coast Guard Cutter Morgenthau (WHEC 722), a 378-foot high endurance cutter, will be decommissioned after nearly 50 years of service, including action in the Vietnam War, numerous major drug...

From the Bridge Wing 11-5-2013

From the Bridge Wing 11-5-2013
Today in Coast Guard History 1897 – Rescue from drowning Chicago. Illinois, Lake Michigan: at 9: 30 p.m. the north patrol saw a man run across the driveway and jump into the lake with suicidal intent. The surf knocked him down and was tossing him about when surfmen rushed in and hauled him out. 2001 – Six U.S. Navy Cyclone-Class patrol coastal warships were assigned to Operation Noble...

Coast Guard unit returns home after six-month Middle East deployment

PORT CLINTON, Ohio — A Welcome Home ceremony for the U.S. Coast Guard Port Security Unit 309 is scheduled to be held at the Port Clinton High School Performing Arts Center, Friday, 10 a.m.

Clearwater Coast Guard unit returning home after 6-month deployment

CLEARWATER, Fla. – Members of Coast Guard Port Security Unit 307 are scheduled to return following a six-month deployment to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Sunday.