Coast Guard commissions Fast Response Cutter John McCormick in Ketchikan, Alaska

Coast Guard commissions Fast Response Cutter John McCormick in Ketchikan, Alaska
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter John McCormick stands proud facing the crowd of the commissioning ceremony while they “bring the cutter to life” at Coast Guard Base Ketchikan, Alaska, April 12, 2017.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Jon-Paul Rios. KETCHIKAN, Alaska – The Coast Guard commissioned the fast response cutter John McCormick during a ceremony in Ketchikan,...

Ketchikan, Alaska, designated as “A Coast Guard City”

Ketchikan, Alaska, designated as “A Coast Guard City”
Cmdr. Jack W. Jackson, commanding officer of Coast Guard Base Ketchikan, Bob Siversten, City of Ketchikan council member, Dave Landis, mayor of the Ketchikan Gateway Borough and Rear Adm. Dan Abel, Coast Guard 17th District commander, display the proclamation declaring Ketchikan, Alaska, “A Coast Guard City” during a ceremony in Ketchikan, Jan. 30, 2016. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty...

Coast Guard Base Ketchikan to hold change of command

Coast Guard Base Ketchikan to hold change of command
KETCHIKAN, Alaska — Cmdr. Jack W. Jackson will relieve Cmdr. T. Wade Gesele as commanding officer of Coast Guard Base Ketchikan during a formal ceremony at the base, June 11 at 10:30 a.m. Gesele has commanded the base since June 2010. Gesele’s next assignment will be at the Civil Engineering Unit in Oakland, Calif. Jackson is reporting to Base Ketchikan after being the commanding officer of...

Coast Guard Base Ketchikan open house Saturday

KETCHIKAN, Alaska — Coast Guard Base Ketchikan commands including the Coast Guard Cutters Naushon and Anthony Petit are hosting an open house for the public from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Saturday. The open house includes tours of the two cutters, emergency medical treatment demonstrations from medical clinic crews, an oil pollution recovery demonstration from marine safety detachment personnel and search...

Coast Guard Base Ketchikan to hold open house

KETCHIKAN, Alaska – Coast Guard Base Ketchikan commands including the Coast Guard Cutters Naushon and Anthony Petit are hosting an open house for the public from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Aug. 27, 2011. The open house includes tours of the two cutters, emergency medical treatment demonstrations from medical clinic crews, an oil pollution recovery demonstration from marine safety detachment personnel...