Coast Guard helping rebuild Haiti’s ports

by Petty Officer 1st Class David Mosley An international port is a crossroads of culture, languages and international exchange. A port is a nations lifeline to the world through imports and exports. On Jan. 11, 2010 the international port of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, was just this, Haiti’s lifeline to the world with 95-percent of the ports activity consisting of imports to the country.

California Coast Guard cutter assists in Haiti relief efforts

MIAMI—The San Diego-based Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton is supporting humanitarian efforts in Haiti by providing logistical and command support for relief operations.

Coast Guard Cutter Legare operates in Haiti to bring relief to earthquake victims

MIAMI – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Legare, homeported in Portsmouth, Va., spent six days operating in Port-au-Prince harbor conducting medevacs, providing waterside security and working with the Haitian coast guard in support of Operation Unified Response Jan. 21 through 28, 2010.

Coast Guard physician assistant donates breast milk to help Haitian newborns

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Coast Guard Lt. Teresa Wolf, a physician assistant, is deployed with Port Security Unit 307 in support of relief operations in Haiti. One of the loved ones she left behind was her 10-week old girl Chloe Daniel.

Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton Small Boats Conduct Port Assessment – video

JEREMIE, Haiti–Two small boat crews from the Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton conduct port and shore assessments here, Jan. 27, 2010. Hamilton, a 378-foot cutter from San Diego, Calif., was diverted from a routine patrol in the South Pacific to help support relief operations in Haiti. Video by Petty Officer 2nd Class Etta Smith var _bos = _bos||[]; _bos.push({ "div": "Brid_29352540",...

Coast Guard response personnel recount efforts after Haiti earthquake – Video

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – International emergency crews in Port-au-Prince and surrounding areas explain their stories and roles after a 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck the capitol of Haiti on Jan. 12, 2010.

Coast Guard Commandant Addresses Guardians on Haiti – video

WASHINGTON – Coast Guard Commandant, Adm. Thad W. Allen delivers an address at Coast Guard Headquarters today, praising the Coast Guard for its actions in assisting the people of Haiti who were affected by the recent earthquake, Jan. 27, 2010. U.S. Coast Guard video by Petty Officer 1st Class Kip Wadlow

California Coast Guard cutter assists in Haiti relief efforts

MIAMI—The San Diego-based Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton is supporting humanitarian efforts in Haiti by providing logistical and command support for relief operations.

An Interview with Petty Officer 1st Class Larry J. Berman from Haiti

MIAMI – Petty Officer 1st Class Larry J. Berman, a health services technician aboard the Portsmouth, N.H.-based Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma, describes the process of treating the injured through a medical clinic in Haiti. Berman and another Petty Officer set up the medical clinic to help local Haitian citizens with injuries. Video by Petty Officer 3rd Class Brandyn Hill. Petty Officer 3rd Class...