Master Cutterman of the Harry Claiborne

Master Cutterman of the Harry Claiborne
Story by Petty Officer 2nd Class William Benson NEW ORLEANS – It’s your birthday; you’re hanging out with your family and friends. There are candles, birthday cake and presents. Relaxing right? Chief Warrant Officer Paul Zado’s first birthday underway as a Coast Guardsman was a little different. He was a petty officer hanging on for his life inside the Coast Guard Cutter Planetree’s...