Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg Ombudsman receives Auxiliary Commendation Medal

Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg Ombudsman receives Auxiliary Commendation Medal
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Coast Guard Auxiliarist Marla Short, ombudsman at Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg, Fla., received the Auxiliary Commendation Medal at the station, Wednesday. As the station’s ombudsman, Short coordinated family gatherings and held training for 72 members and their families. She developed a monthly newsletter to keep the crew and their families informed of unit events...

Coast Guard Sector Columbia River Auxiliary Coordinator awarded the Auxilary Commendation Medal

Coast Guard Sector Columbia River Auxiliary Coordinator awarded the Auxilary Commendation Medal
ASTORIA, Ore. — U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliarist Jerry Ostermiller was awarded The Auxiliary Commendation Medal for outstanding achievement while serving as the Sector Columbia River Auxiliary Coordinator, Friday, Dec. 14, 2012. Ostermiller served as the primary conduit between the U.S. Coast Guard Sector Columbia River staff and Auxiliarist forces comprising three Divisions, 23 Flotillas and 900 people,...