Catching Waves

Catching Waves
Petty Officer 1st Class James Corbisiero, a boatswain’s mate aboard Coast Guard Station Barnegat Light, N.J., was relaxing after work when his cell phone rang. Unexpectedly, on the other line was Rear Adm. William “Dean” Lee, commander of the Coast Guard’s 5th District. He was calling to congratulate and thank the petty officer for his pride in service, calling him the functional equivalent...