Coast Guard Cutter Sherman crew to return from patrol in Bering Sea

SAN DIEGO – U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Sherman is scheduled to return to homeport in San Diego from an 85-day patrol in the Bering Sea, Friday. During the patrol, the Sherman’s crew enforced fisheries laws, performed search and rescue missions, participated in Fleet Week San Francisco and visited historic battlefields on Attu Island, Alaska. A special event kicked off the patrol that allowed family...

Coast Guard commemorates 67th anniversary of Operation Landgrab

KODIAK, Alaska – Personnel at Coast Guard Long-Range Aid to Navigation Station Attu held a flag ceremony at precisely 4:20 p.m. May 11, 2010, to commemorate the 67th anniversary of the arrival of U.S. forces in Operation Landgrab.