Coast Guard Cutter Mellon Commanding Officer Relieved

Coast Guard Cutter Mellon Commanding Officer Relieved
ALAMEDA, Calif. – The Coast Guard permanently relieved Capt. Daniel McLaughlin, commanding officer of Coast Guard Cutter Mellon, Dec. 21, 2012 due to loss of confidence in his ability to command. Capt. Matthew Bliven has assumed temporary command of Mellon, and McLaughlin has been reassigned to Coast Guard 13th District Headquarters in Seattle. Mellon, homeported in Seattle, is a 378-foot Hamilton...

Coast Guard Cutter Mellon Holds Change of Command

SEATTLE – Capt. Daniel McLaughlin relieved Capt. David Klipp of command of Coast Guard Cutter Mellon during a change-of-command ceremony on Tuesday at 11 a.m. Capt. Klipp assumed command of the Mellon in August 2009 and will leave to be the Chief of Response for Coast Guard District 13. Capt. McLaughlin is reporting from the U.S. Naval War College in Newport, R. I. Capt. McLaughlin is a 1989 graduate...

Coast Guard Cutter Mellon to transfer command

SEATTLE – Capt. Daniel McLaughlin will relieve Capt. David Klipp of command of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Mellon during a change-of-command ceremony on Tuesday at 11 a.m. The ceremony will be held at Pier 36, Base Seattle, located at Pier 36, 1519 Alaskan Way South. Capt. Klipp assumed command of the Mellon in August 2009 and will leave to be the Chief of Response for Coast Guard District 13. Capt....