Maui County Lifeguard receives Coast Guard Certificate of Valor

Maui County Lifeguard receives Coast Guard Certificate of Valor
HONOLULU — A Maui County Lifeguard was presented the Coast Guard Certificate of Valor in a recognition ceremony at the Maui County Mayor’s Office, Friday. Keoki Pfaeltzer was awarded the certificate by Capt. Shannon Gilreathe, Coast Guard Sector Honolulu commanding officer and Mayor Alan Arakawa for his efforts in rendering assistance to a distressed snorkeler off the shore of Ma’alaea...

New Hampshire men to receive prestigious live saving awards

BOSTON — Two New Hampshire men will receive the Coast Guard Certificate of Valor and Coast Guard Public Service Commendation in New Castle, N.H., Tuesday. Congressman Frank Guinta, New Hampshire’s First Congressional District, will join Rear Adm. Daniel Neptun, 1st Coast Guard District commander, to present the prestigious life saving awards to Michael Garrity and Adam Sexton during a ceremony...

Coast Guard to present Certificate of Valor to 9 year old Jonesport, Maine boy

JONESPORT, Maine – A Coast Guard official and congressman is scheduled to present a nine-year old Jonesport, Maine, boy with the Coast Guard Certificate of Valor for heroic action during a ceremony, here, Monday, Nov. 22, 2010. Congressman Michael Michaud and Capt. James McPherson, commander of Coast Guard Sector Northern New England, will present the certificate to Matthew Drisko at Coast Guard...