Coast Guard medevacs fishing vessel crewmember near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs fishing vessel crewmember near Freeport, Texas
Coast Guard members at Station Freeport, Texas carry a man towards an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew Aug. 12, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a 57 year-old-man from a fishing vessel approximately 26 miles south of Freeport, Texas, Saturday night. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a request for a medevac from the captain of the 68-foot...

Coast Guard holds remembrance ceremonies to honor surfmen who died offshore Atlantic City

Coast Guard holds remembrance ceremonies to honor surfmen who died offshore Atlantic City
Crew members from Coast Guard Station Atlantic City, N.J., held a MEMORIAL ceremony Monday, March 9, 2015, at Atlantic City Cemetery in Pleasantville, N.J. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class David Micallef) ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The Coast Guard held an at-sea wreath laying ceremony Friday and a service at Atlantic City Cemetery, in Pleasantville, Monday to honor five Coast Guard...

Coast Guard participates in 80th anniversary remembrance ceremonies for Station Atlantic City crew

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The Coast Guard held a remembrance ceremony at Union (South Dennis) Cemetery, in Dennisville, at 10 a.m. and attended a second led by the local American Legion post in Longport, at 2 p.m. Tuesday. The 80th anniversary ceremonies honored the sacrifice of Coast Guard Station Atlantic City motor lifeboat surfmen during a search and rescue mission March 6, 1932, during which only...

Coast Guard to hold remembrance ceremony in Pleasantville, N.J.

Coast Guard PhotoPLEASANTVILLE, N.J. – The Coast Guard will hold a remembrance ceremony at the Atlantic City Cemetery, here, scheduled for 10 a.m., Sunday. The ceremony is for current Coast Guardsmen from Coast Guard Station Atlantic City, N.J., to formally recognize the efforts of members of the station during a search and rescue mission on March 6, 1932, when only one of the six rescuers survived...