Coast Guard hosts dedication ceremony at Sector St. Petersburg in honor of Blackthorn crewmember

Coast Guard hosts dedication ceremony at Sector St. Petersburg in honor of Blackthorn crewmember
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg crewmembers hosted a building dedication ceremony and honored a fallen shipmate at the sector, Monday. The dedication of the Frank J. Sarna Patrol Boat Support Building and Fitness Center was in honor of Ensign Frank J. Sarna III, an officer assigned to the Coast Guard Cutter Blackthorn at the time of the cutter’s sinking January 1980. After...