Coast Guard bids farewell to cutter with historic ties

Coast Guard bids farewell to cutter with historic ties
Story by Petty Officer 1st Class Gail DaleSmall NEW JERSEY – Just as military service members are celebrated and honored for their faithful service to the country when they retire so too are the assets they serve upon when they are decommissioned. After more than 22 years of service the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bainbridge Island, a 110-foot patrol boat homeported in Bayonne, N.J., was honored...