Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf receives new commanding officer

 Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf receives new commanding officer
ALAMEDA, Calif. – A change-of-command ceremony, in which Capt. Mark A. Frankford assumed the duties and responsibilities as commanding officer of cutter Bertholf from Capt. Thomas E. Crabbs, took place aboard the cutter Bertholf at Coast Guard Island, Friday. Capt. Frankford is a Coast Guard Academy graduate, class of 1988. His previous assignments include seven underway tours, the service’s...

Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf to hold Change of Command Ceremony

Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf to hold Change of Command Ceremony
ALAMEDA, Calif. – A Change of Command Ceremony is scheduled aboard U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf at Coast Guard Island, Friday, March 15, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. During the ceremony Capt. Mark A. Frankford will assume the duties and responsibilities as commanding officer of Bertholf from Capt. Thomas E. Crabbs. Vice Adm. Paul F. Zukunft, Commander, Pacific Area will preside over the ceremony. Capt....

New leader for the Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf

ALAMEDA, Calif. — An event aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf today signaled the transition to new leadership as part of a time-honored tradition. Capt. Thomas E. Crabbs took command of the Legend-class cutter and its crew from Capt. John F. Prince during a change of command ceremony at Coast Guard Guard Island in Alameda. Prince completes more than 26 years of sea-going duty having commanded...

Coast Guard Cutter Boutwell to hold Change of Command

Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer Jonathan R. Cilley ALAMEDA, Calif.- A change of command ceremony is scheduled to be held aboard the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Boutwell at Coast Guard Island in Alameda, May 12, 2011, at 10:30 a.m. During the change of command ceremony, Capt. Matthew J. Gimple will assume the duties and responsibilities as commanding officer of the Boutwell from from Capt. Thomas E....