Coast Guard cutter home after 164-day, 32,000 nautical-mile patrol to the Western Pacific

Coast Guard cutter home after 164-day, 32,000 nautical-mile patrol to the Western Pacific
A family waits for the arrival of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf July 2, 2019, at Coast Guard Base Alameda, California.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Senior Chief Petty Officer NyxoLyno Cangemi) ALAMEDA, Calif. — The crew aboard the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf (WMSL 750) returned Tuesday to their homeport of Alameda following a 164-day deployment to the Western Pacific. The crew steamed...

Coast Guard ship visits Hong Kong

Coast Guard ship visits Hong Kong
Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf (WMSL 750) file photo by Chief Petty Officer John Masson ALAMEDA, Calif. — The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf (WMSL 750) moored Sunday in Hong Kong Harbor – the first visit by a Coast Guard cutter in 17 years. While in port, the crew will have opportunities to explore Hong Kong and interact with local citizens through community relations projects and tours. Bertholf...