Third Army celebrates Coast Guard birthday with 5K

By Staff Sgt. Regina Machine CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait – Several hundred service members participated in a 5K run/walk to kick off the Coast Guard’s 221st birthday Aug. 4. Coast Guard Lt. John Bannon, Redeployment Assistance Inspection Detachment, 595th Transportation Brigade, and native of San Diego, addressed the participants at the beginning of the event. “The Coast Guard is the oldest continuous...