Coast Guard holds largest International Maritime Officers Course graduation

Coast Guard holds largest International Maritime Officers Course graduation
YORKTOWN, Va. – Forty students from 28 partner nations graduated from the International Maritime Officers Course Thursday at Coast Guard Training Center Yorktown, marking the largest graduating class in the school’s 17-year history. Vice Adm. Manson K. Brown, the deputy commandant for Mission Support, and Capt. Reed Stephenson, the commanding officer of Training Center Yorktown, officiated...

Not Your Fathers History Book

PA3 Stephen Lehmann Eighth Coast Guard District External Affairs Office From the Civil War to the Iraq Conflict, the Coast Guard’s participation in every U.S. war is well documented; even non-traditional wars like the War on Drugs. The Coast Guard’s role in the War on Drugs has resulted in billions of dollars worth of interdicted drugs, including more than 185 tons of cocaine in 2009 alone.

Dominican Republic navy engineers complete Coast Guard engineering logistics course

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The U.S. Coast Guard recognized 11 Dominican Republic navy engineering officers Friday who completed an advanced Coast Guard Engineering Logistics and Administration course at the 27 February Naval Base in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.