Hamilton returns from multi-mission patrol

Hamilton returns from multi-mission patrol
The Coast Guard Cutter USCGC Hamilton (WMSL 753) and Costa Rican coast guard (Guardacostas) patrol boat Juan Rafael Mora Porras (P1101) anchor at Isla del Coco, Republic of Costa Rica, on April 22, 2022.(Photo by Deputy Chief of Mission Marcos Mandojana). NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. – The Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton (WMSL 753) returned home Friday following a 12-week multi-mission deployment in the Eastern...

Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton returns home after 72-day patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton returns home after 72-day patrol
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton (WMSL 753) on scene with a Low-Profile Vessel (LPV) in the Pacific Ocean, Nov. 15, 2021. The Hamilton is homeported in Charleston, South Carolina. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Legend-class national security cutter Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton (WMSL 753) crew returned home Wednesday to Charleston after completing a 72-day patrol throughout the Eastern...

Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton offloads $504 million in drugs

Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton offloads $504 million in drugs
The Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton’s (WMSL 753) crew poses with approximately 26,250 pounds of cocaine and 3,700 pounds of marijuana at Port Everglades, Florida, Nov. 22, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Jose Hernandez) MIAMI— Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton’s crew offloaded approximately 26,250 pounds of cocaine and 3,700 pounds of marijuana worth approximately $504 million,...

Coast Guard Cutter interdicts 199 Haitian

Coast Guard Cutter interdicts 199 Haitian
Coast Guard crews transfer 199 Haitians to the Haitian authorities in Cap-Haitien, Haiti, Oct. 2, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Coast Guard crews rescued 199 Haitians, Thursday, and they were safely transferred to Haitian authorities, Saturday. During a routine patrol, a Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry aircrew located and notified Coast Guard District Seven watchstanders...

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...

Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton returns from deployment to Europe

Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton returns from deployment to Europe
The Legend-class national security USCGC Hamilton (WMSL 753) and crew returned to North Charleston, S.C. Friday, following a historic 97-day deployment to Europe working with U.S. Navy Sixth Fleet, Allies, and partners. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Sydney Phoenix) NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Legend-class national security USCGC Hamilton (WMSL 753) and crew returned to Charleston...

Hamilton concludes operations with U.S. Navy Sixth Fleet

Hamilton concludes operations with U.S. Navy Sixth Fleet
Members from Malta armed forces observe how the Coast Guard conducts helicopter operations aboard the Legend-class cutter USCGC Hamilton, May 17, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Sydney Phoenix) MEDITERRANEAN SEA — The Legend-class national security Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton transited out of the Mediterranean Sea, concluding the crew’s recent operations in the U.S. Navy...

Coast Guard conducts at-sea exercises with Malta

Coast Guard conducts at-sea exercises with Malta
MEDITERRANEAN SEA — Members from the armed forces of Malta observe how the Coast Guard conducts helicopter operations aboard USCGC Hamilton (WMSL 753), May 17, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Sydney Phoenix) MEDITERRANEAN SEA — The Legend-class national security cutter Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton, (WMSL 753) conducted at sea engagements with the armed forces of Malta...

Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton conducts port visit in Valletta, Malta

Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton conducts port visit in Valletta, Malta
VALLETTA, Malta – The Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton conducted a port visit in Valletta, Malta, May 17-20, 2021. (Courtesy photo) MEDITERRANEAN SEA — The Legend-class national security cutter USCGC Hamilton (WMSL 753) conducted a port visit in Valletta, Malta, May 17-20, 2021, following at sea engagements with the armed forces of Malta in the Mediterranean Sea. This port visit marks the fifth...