Coast Guard initiates Operation Rematau

Coast Guard initiates Operation Rematau
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Henry (WPC 1140) visit Ulithi Atoll on Oct. 31, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Zena Suzuki) SANTA RITA, Guam — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Henry (WPC 1140) kicked off Operation Rematau conducting a two-week, nearly 2,000 nautical mile deployment to the high seas and the Federated States of Micronesia countering illegal...

U.S., Federated States of Micronesia sign expanded shiprider agreement

U.S., Federated States of Micronesia sign expanded shiprider agreement
U.S. Coast Guard Forces Micronesia Sector Guam Commander Capt. Nicholas R. Simmons and the Honorable Joses R. Gallen, Secretary of Justice, Federated States of Micronesia, signed an expanded shiprider agreement allowing remote coordination of authorities, the first of its kind aboard the USCGC Myrtle Hazard (WPC 1139) in Guam, on Oct. 13, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Warrant Officer Sara...

Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Henry concludes historic patrol

Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Henry concludes historic patrol
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Henry take a moment for a photo upon their return to homeport in Apra Harbor Sept. 19, 2022, following a 43-day patrol across Oceania.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Warrant Officer Sara Muir) SANTA RITA, Guam — The Sentinel-class fast response cutter USCGC Oliver Henry (WPC 1140) arrived at homeport in Guam, Sept. 19, following a patrol across Oceania. “The...

Coast Guard conducts port visit in Federated States of Micronesia

Coast Guard conducts port visit in Federated States of Micronesia
The crew of USCGC Oliver Henry (WPC 1140) depart Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia, on Sept. 16, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by USCGC Oliver Henry) POHNPEI, Federated States of Micronesia — The Sentinel-class fast response Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Henry (WPC 1140) crew conducted a port visit in Kolonia on Sept. 14 – 16, following a patrol across Oceania encompassing the Coral Sea...

Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Henry arrives for port visit in Cairns, Australia

Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Henry arrives for port visit in Cairns, Australia
The Sentinel-class fast response cutter USCGC Oliver Henry (WPC 1140) crew stand for a photo with Royal Australian Navy colleagues as they arrive in Cairns for engagements with Australian Defence and Home Affairs partners and local representatives, Aug. 31, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy USCGC Oliver Henry) CAIRNS, Australia — The Sentinel-class fast response cutter Coast Guard Cutter Oliver...

Coast Guard conducts port visit in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

Coast Guard conducts port visit in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Petty Officer 2nd Class Lewis observes a sunset aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Henry off Papua New Guinea on Aug. 20, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by USCGC Oliver Henry) PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea — The Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Henry (WPC 1140) crew arrived in Port Moresby for a port visit on Aug. 23, following a patrol in parts of the Coral Sea and the Solomon Islands and PNG Exclusive...

Coast Guard participating in Operation Island Chief

Coast Guard participating in Operation Island Chief
Lt. Freddy Hofschneider, commanding officer of Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Henry (WPC 1140), gets underway on Aug. 8, 2022, from Guam for a patrol headed south to assist partner nations in upholding and asserting their sovereignty while protecting U.S. national interests. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Warrant Officer Sara Muir) MANUS, Papua New Guinea — The U.S. Coast Guard is participating with...

U.S., Japan Coast Guards conduct joint counter-narcotics exercise

U.S., Japan Coast Guards conduct joint counter-narcotics exercise
The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Henry sails alongside the Japan Coast Guard patrol vessel Mizuho during an exercise off Guam, June 7, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of U.S. Coast Guard Forces Micronesia/Sector Guam) SANTA RITA, Guam — The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Henry and Japan Coast Guard patrol vessel Mizuho completed a joint counter-narcotics exercise off Guam, Tuesday. The exercise...

Coast Guard, partners rescue missing mariners near Chuuk State

Coast Guard, partners rescue missing mariners near Chuuk State
Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point HC-130 Hercules aircraft file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Tara Molle. SANTA RITA, Guam — Coast Guard and partner agencies have rescued five adults and one child aboard a missing vessel near Etal Atoll in Chuuk State, Federated States of Micronesia, Tuesday. At 6:00 a.m., Saturday, Coast Guard Forces Micronesia | Sector Guam watchstanders received a report...