Coast Guard Cutter Munro to receive Medal of Honor to honor namesake

KODIAK, Alaska – Members of the Coast Guard, TriWest Healthcare Alliance and the Congressional Medal of Honor Society will pay tribute to the Coast Guard’s only Medal of Honor recipient, the late Signalman 1st Class Douglas Munro, during a ceremony at 10:30 a.m. Jan. 5 aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Munro at the Coast Guard base in Kodiak. A statue of Munro, provided by TriWest Healthcare Alliance,...