Coast Guard honors top enlisted members of 2016

Coast Guard honors top enlisted members of 2016
The 2016 Enlisted Persons of the Year pose for a photo with the 2015 Enlisted Persons of the Year following the 2016 Coast Guard Enlisted Persons of the Year Banquet at Fort McNair in Washington, D.C., Thursday, May 11, 2017. From left: Petty Officer 1st Class Evan Ward, 2015 EPOY — Active-Duty Component; Seaman Gregory W. Jacquet, 2016 EPOY — Active-Duty Component; Chief Petty Officer Nicole K....

Coast Guard announces active duty and reserve 2016 Enlisted Persons of the Year

Coast Guard announces active duty and reserve 2016 Enlisted Persons of the Year
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Coast Guard announced the selection of SN Gregory W. Jacquet of the Coast Guard Cutter Valiant, homeported in Mayport, Florida, and GM1 Nicole K. Cimino of Coast Guard Port Security Unit 313 in Everett, Washington, as the 2016 Enlisted Persons of the Year. Jacquet received the Enlisted Person of the Year-Active Duty Component and Cimino was awarded Enlisted Person of the...

Coast Guard names D13 active duty, reserve enlisted persons of the year

Coast Guard names D13 active duty, reserve enlisted persons of the year
Rear Adm. Mark Butt, commander, Coast Guard 13th District, shakes hands with Petty Officer 1st Class Tara Dodd after she was announced as the enlisted person of the year March 3, 2017. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Office 3rd Class Amanda Norcross. SEATTLE — Two Pacific Northwest-based Coast Guard petty officers were chosen as the 2016 active-duty enlisted person of the year and reserve enlisted...

Coast Guard keeps watch during Seattle’s Seafair weekend

Coast Guard keeps watch during Seattle’s Seafair weekend
Coast Guard boat crews from Maritime Safety and Security Team 91101 in Seattle and Maritime Force Protection Unit Bangor detain a woman on Lake Washington during Seafair 2016. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Zac Crawford. SEATTLE — During the 67th annual Seafair, Coast Guard crews from around the Seattle area, in conjunction with local law enforcement, processed 25 different...

Coast Guard Port Security Unit 313 to return from 9-month deployment

Coast Guard Port Security Unit 313 to return from 9-month deployment
Members of Port Security Unit 313 assigned to the Maritime Security Detachment  at U.S. Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba  practice tactical boat driving Dec. 5, 2015. Photo by Army Sgt. Ian Withrow SEATTLE — Coast Guard Port Security Unit 313 is scheduled to return home to Everett, Sunday from a nine-month deployment to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in support of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel and the...

Coast Guard names Pacific Northwest active duty, reserve enlisted persons of the year

Coast Guard names Pacific Northwest active duty, reserve enlisted persons of the year
SEATTLE — Two Pacific Northwest-based Coast Guard petty officers were chosen as the 2015 active-duty enlisted person of the year and reserve enlisted person of the year for the 13th Coast Guard District during a recognition banquet Friday, at Coast Guard Base Seattle. Petty Officer 1st Class Jaimee Baker, a yeoman assigned to Coast Guard Base Seattle and Petty Officer 1st Class David Haye,...

Coast Guard honors top enlisted servicemembers for 2014

Coast Guard honors top enlisted servicemembers for 2014
Adm. Paul Zukunft, Coast Guard commandant, Petty Officer 2nd Class Giacomo Terrizzi, Chief Petty Officer Ryan Olson, and Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Steven Cantrell during the 2014 Coast Guard Enlisted Persons of the Year Banquet May 7, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Kyle Niemi) WASHINGTON — The Coast Guard’s senior-most leaders formally recognized the...

Coast Guard Port Security Unit 313 holds Change of Command

Coast Guard Port Security Unit 313 holds Change of Command
SEATTLE — Cmdr. James R. Hotchkiss assumed command of Coast Guard Port Security Unit 313 from Capt. Daniel W. Clark during a ceremony held at Naval Station Everett, Saturday. Capt. Thomas E. Crabbs, chief of Coast Guard Pacific Area operations, presided over the ceremony. With a salute, Capt. Daniel W. Clark (right) passes his command of Coast Guard Port Security Unit 313 to Cmdr. James R. Hotchkiss...

Coast Guard Port Security Unit 313 to hold change of command

Coast Guard Port Security Unit  313 to hold change of command
SEATTLE — The crew of U.S. Coast Guard Port Security Unit 313 is scheduled to hold a change-of-command ceremony at Naval Station Everett, Saturday. During the ceremony, Capt. Daniel W. Clark will transfer command to Cmdr. James R. Hotchkiss. Capt. Thomas E. Crabbs, chief of Coast Guard Pacific Area operations, will preside over the ceremony. PSU 313 is comprised of Coast Guard active duty and reserve...