Coast Guard Port Security Unit 308 holds change-of-command ceremony in Kiln, Mississippi

Coast Guard Port Security Unit 308 holds change-of-command ceremony in Kiln, Mississippi
Coast Guard Cmdr. Paul Green, incoming commanding officer of Port Security Unit 308, salutes Capt. Gennaro Ruocco, outgoing commander of the unit, during a change-of-command ceremony in Kiln, Mississippi, Sept. 11, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Kyle Smith) KILN, Miss. — Coast Guard Port Security Unit 308 held a change-of-command ceremony in Kiln, Saturday. During the ceremony,...

Coast Guard Cutter Midgett holds change of command ceremony

Coast Guard Cutter Midgett holds change of command ceremony
National Security Cutter Midgett file Photo ALAMEDA, Calif. — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Midgett bid farewell to Capt. Alan McCabe and welcomed Capt. Willie Carmichael as the new commanding officer during a change of command ceremony, Wednesday. The ceremony was held aboard the cutter and was presided over by Vice Adm. McAllister, commander, Pacific Area. A change of command ceremony is a...

New commanding officer leads Pacific Strike Team

New commanding officer leads Pacific Strike Team
Cmdr. Stacey Crecy relieves Capt. Lushan Hannah as the commanding officer of the U.S. Coast Guard Pacific Strike Team during a change of command ceremony in Novato, California, July 28, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) Novato, California — Cmdr. Stacey Crecy relieved Capt. Lushan Hannah as the commanding officer of the U.S. Coast Guard Pacific Strike Team during a change of command ceremony...

Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton holds Change of Command ceremony

Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton holds Change of Command ceremony
Capt. Matthew Brown relieves Capt. Timothy Cronin as the commanding officer of the Legend-class national security cutter Hamilton during a formal change of command ceremony in North Charleston, South Carolina, July 23, 2021.  NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. — Capt. Matthew Brown relieved Capt. Timothy Cronin as the commanding officer of the Legend-class Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton (WMSL 753), during a formal...

New commander at the helm of MSST Miami

New commander at the helm of MSST Miami
Lt. Cmdr. Bradford Clark relieved Lt. Cmdr. Saladin Shelton as the commanding officer of Maritime Safety and Security Team Miami (91114), during a formal change of command ceremony at the unit, July 15, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Lt. Cmdr. Bradford Clark relieved Lt. Cmdr. Saladin Shelton as the commanding officer of Maritime Safety and Security Team Miami (91114), during a formal change...

Coast Guard Cutter Jacob Poroo holds change-of-command ceremony

Coast Guard Cutter Jacob Poroo holds change-of-command ceremony
Coast Guard Cutter Jacob Poroo file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Lexie Preston. NEW ORLEANS — Coast Guard Cutter Jacob Poroo held a change of command Thursday, aboard the cutter. Lt. Cortland Gazda transferred command of Coast Guard Cutter Jacob Poroo to Lt. George Sohn. “I am humbled and honored by the opportunity to command the great crew of the Jacob Poroo,” Sohn said. “I look forward...

Coast Guard Cutter Diligence holds change-of-command ceremony

NEW ORLEANS — Coast Guard Cutter Diligence held a change-of-command ceremony Friday in Pensacola, Florida. Cmdr. Luke Slivinski transferred command of cutter Diligence to Cmdr. Jared Trusz. Diligence is a 210-foot medium endurance cutter homeported in Pensacola with 75 crewmembers The cutter’s primary missions are counter drug operations, migrant interdiction, enforcing federal fishery laws,...

Coast Guard Cutter Liberty crew holds change-of-command ceremony

Coast Guard Cutter Liberty crew holds change-of-command ceremony
U.S. Coast Guard Lt. George T. Greendyk (left) shakes hands with Lt. Cmdr. Christopher S. Marquis (right), during a change-of-command ceremony held in Juneau on July 13th, 2021. U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo. JUNEAU, Alaska – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Liberty (WPB 1334) hosted a change-of-command ceremony in Juneau, Tuesday. Capt. Darwin A. Jensen, Sector Juneau commander, presided...

Coast Guard Seventh District holds Change of Command ceremony

Coast Guard Seventh District holds Change of Command ceremony
Coast Guard Vice Adm. Steven D. Poulin, commander of the U.S. Coast Guard Atlantic Area, Rear Adm. Eric C. Jones, the former Seventh District Commander, Rear Adm. Brenden C. McPherson, the Seventh District Commander, pose during a change of command ceremony at Air Station Miami in Opa-locka, Florida, July 15,2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ryan Estrada) MIAMI — The Coast...