Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk returns from 92-day AFRICOM deployment

Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk returns from 92-day AFRICOM deployment
The Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk (WMEC 913) backs in to the pier in Key West, Florida, Sept. 12, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Senior Chief Petty Officer Melissa Leake) KEY WEST, Fla. — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk (WMEC 913) returned to their homeport Monday, following a 92-day deployment in the U.S. Naval Forces Europe – Africa area of operations, employed by U.S. Sixth Fleet, to...

Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk to return from 92-Day AFRICOM deployment

Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk to return from 92-Day AFRICOM deployment
Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Brandon Murray KEY WEST, Fla. — The Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk (WMEC 913) and crew are scheduled to return to their homeport Monday following a 92-day, United States Africa Command deployment. Mohawk’s crew departed Key West, Florida in June and forward-deployed to the U.S. Naval Forces Europe –Africa area of operations, where they...

Coast Guard commissions Cutter John Scheuerman

Coast Guard commissions Cutter John Scheuerman
The Coast Guard Cutter John Scheuerman’s crew stand at attention during the vessel’s commissioning ceremony in Tampa, Florida, Feb. 23, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Travis Magee) TAMPA, Fla. — The U.S. Coast Guard commissioned the Coast Guard Cutter John Scheuerman (WPC 1146), Patrol Forces Southwest Asia’s (PATFORSWA) fifth 154-foot Sentinel-class...

Coast Guard to commission 46th Sentinel-class cutter

Coast Guard to commission 46th Sentinel-class cutter
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The U.S. Coast Guard will commission the Coast Guard Cutter John Scheuerman (WPC-1146), Patrol Forces Southwest Asia’s fifth Sentinel-class cutter, into service at the Port of Tampa, Fla., at 10 a.m. ET. Adm. Karl L. Schultz, commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard, will preside over the ceremony. Mr. Michael Scheuerman, a nephew of Seaman 1st Class Scheuerman, is the ship’s...

Coast Guard announces names for its Sentinel Class of Fast Response Cutters

Coast Guard announces names for its Sentinel Class of Fast Response Cutters
Cutter Bernard C. Webber (WPC-1101) was the first of the United States Coast Guard’s Fast Response Cutters. File photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. WASHINGTON — The U.S. Coast Guard has announced the names for its Sentinel Class of Fast Response Cutters, each vessel being named for a deceased leader, trailblazer or hero of the Coast Guard and its predecessor services of the U.S....