Former Coast Guard officer posthumously awarded Coast Guard Meritorious Public Service medal

JUNEAU, Alaska – Rear Adm. Christopher Colvin, commander of the 17th Coast Guard District, posthumously awarded Carl H. Lautenberger the Coast Guard Meritorious Public Service medal in Anchorage Wednesday. Lautenberger’s wife, Fran, was presented the award during a private ceremony in recognition of Lautenberger’s service for his 30-year career as a Coast Guard officer and an Environmental...