Coast Guard Cutter Boutwell to hold Change of Command ceremony

ALAMEDA, Calif. — The command of Coast Guard Cutter Boutwell is scheduled to be transferred from Capt. Kevin Cavanaugh to Capt. Thomas Crabbs,Friday, in a change of command ceremony being held at Coast Guard Island at 10:30 a.m.

Coast Guard suspends search missing crewman north of Dutch Harbor

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – The Coast Guard suspended its search at 5:11 p.m. Monday for John Ree Payla, a 21 year-old Filipino crewman, reported missing from the 754-foot Panamanian-flagged cargo vessel Corona Infinity 40 miles north of Dutch Harbor Sunday.

Cutter Boutwell returns home after circumnavigating the globe during six-month patrol

ALAMEDA, Calif. – The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Boutwell returned to its home port here on Coast Guard Island Wednesday, following a six-month deployment circumnavigating the globe.

Coast Guard Cutter Boutwell Arrives in Tubruq, Libya

TUBRUQ, Libya — U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Boutwell (WHEC 719) arrived in Tubruq, Libya on May 31, 2009 as part of a theater security cooperation mission to strengthen the maritime partnership between the United States and Libya.

Coast Guard Cutter Boutwell provides training to Malaysian Maritime Enforcement

Nearly 30 members of the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency, dressed in uniform blue trousers and shirts, sat in the wardroom of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Boutwell. It was the first of three days of training, and each person listened attentively to Lt. j.g. Daniel T. Holland, Boutwell’s lead instructor for maritime law enforcement training, and one of the few people in the room in a desert...

Coast Guard Cutter Boutwell to Deploy in Support of DOD Operations and International Training

ALAMEDA, Calif. – The Alameda-based Coast Guard Cutter BOUTWELL will depart Monday to participate in a deployment as part of the USS BOXER Expeditionary Strike Group ESG. BOUTWELL’s deployment will take six months to cover a route circumnavigating the globe.