Coast Guard auxiliarists honored at national convention

Coast Guard auxiliarists honored at national convention
Phoenix –  Four Coast Guard auxiliarists and two Auxiliary Flotillas were honored Saturday at the Auxiliary National Convention held in Phoenix, Arizona. Ronald Zwicky, of Auxiliary Flotilla 1-18 located in Oahu, Hawaii, was formally recognized as the 2015 Coast Guard Auxiliarist of the Year. Zwickey, who serves as a coxswain, instructor, interpreter and fingerprint technician, logged more than...

Wisconsin man named Coast Guard Auxiliarist of the Year

Wisconsin man named Coast Guard Auxiliarist of the Year
CLEVELAND — Chris Bandy, a Coast Guard auxiliarist in Bayfield, Wis., was recognized as the 2012 Coast Guard Auxiliarist of the Year in a ceremony held in San Diego, Calif., Saturday. Adm. Robert J. Papp Jr., commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard, formally recognized Bandy and awarded him the Coast Guard Auxiliary Commendation Medal during the Auxiliary National Conference. Bandy enrolled in the Coast...