17th Coast Guard District to hold change-of-command Friday

17th Coast Guard District to hold change-of-command Friday
JUNEAU, Alaska — Coast Guard 17th District personnel are scheduled to conduct a change-of-command ceremony Friday at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center in Juneau. Rear Adm. Matthew T. Bell Jr. will transfer command of the Coast Guard’s 17th District to Rear Adm. Nathan A. Moore. As the 17th District commander, Moore will be responsible for all Coast Guard operations throughout Alaska, the North...

Coast Guard Pacific Area to hold change-of-command ceremony

ALAMEDA, Calif. – The Coast Guard Pacific Area (PACAREA) commander will be relieved in a change-of-command ceremony scheduled for Friday, at 10 a.m., at Coast Guard Island in Alameda. Vice Adm. Paul Zukunft, former assistant commandant for Marine Safety, Security and Stewardship, at Coast Guard Headquarters in Washington, D.C., will relieve Vice Adm. Manson K. Brown, as Coast Guard Pacific Area commander,...

Coast Guard Base Seattle holds change-of-command

SEATTLE — Coast Guard Capt. Marc P. Lebeau succeeded Capt. Robert J. Klapproth as commanding officer of Coast Guard Base Seattle during a change-of-command ceremony at the base, Thursday. The change-of-command ceremony is a time-honored tradition and deeply rooted in Coast Guard and Naval history. The event signifies a total transfer of responsibility, authority and accountability for the command....