PSU 305 returns home after 9 month deployment to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba

PSU 305 returns home after 9 month deployment to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
Petty Officer 2nd Class Frank Robledo smiles as he embraces his family at the Ft. Eustis Reserve Center on Nov. 12, 2017, at Fort Eustis, Virginia.  (Coast Guard photograph by Petty Officer 3rd Class Joshua L. Canup.) ALAMEDA, Calif. – Members from Coast Guard Port Security Unit 305 returned to Fort Eustis, Virginia, Sunday following a nine-month deployment to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in support of...

Coast Guard Port Security Unit 305 departs for 9-month deployment

Coast Guard Port Security Unit 305 departs for 9-month deployment
Coast Guard members from Port Security Unit 305 based in Fort Eustis, Virginia, wait in line to be weighed the airport in Norfolk, Virginia, before departing on a 9-month deployment. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Melissa Leake/Released) Story by Petty Officer 1st Class Melissa Leake NORFOLK, Va. – Coast Guard Port Security Unit 305 departed Norfolk, Virginia, last week for a...

Yellow Ribbon event supports families of deployed Coast Guard reservists

PORTSMOUTH, Va. — Family members of Coast Guard Port Security Unit 305 participated in an event organized by the Yellow Ribbon Program, Saturday, here. The Yellow Ribbon event was held to help expose reserve service members and their families to the various educational, financial, legal and health care assistance programs and resources available to them before, during, and after a deployment. The...

Coast Guard Reserve unit deploys to Middle East

PORTSMOUTH, Va. — A local Coast Guard Reserve unit deployed to the Middle East in support of Operation New Dawn and Operation Enduring Freedom Wednesday. During the deployment, Coast Guard Port Security Unit 305 will provide seaward security at strategic port locations around the North Arabian Gulf ensuring the free flow of personnel, equipment and commerce in the region. “I am extremely proud...