Coast Guard Station Montauk receives award for Summer Rescue

Coast Guard Station Montauk receives award for Summer Rescue
NEW YORK – Capt. Edward J. Cubanski, commander, Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound, presented members of Coast Guard Station Montauk with the Meritorious Team Commendation Friday, in Montauk, N.Y., for their rescue this summer of John Aldridge, a Montauk lobsterman. A search was launched for Aldridge the morning of July 24 when he fell from his vessel and was reported missing by the crewmembers...

Coast Guard rescues missing fisherman 43 miles south of Montauk

Coast Guard rescues missing fisherman 43 miles south of Montauk
MONTAUK, N.Y. – The Coast Guard rescued a missing fisherman approximately 43 miles south of Montauk, N.Y., today. John Aldridge, a crewmember of the commercial fishing vessel Anna Mary, was found after going overboard. A Coast Guard MH-60T Jayhawk helicopter rescue crew from Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod (ASCC), in Cape Cod, Mass., located and recovered the missing fisherman alive. Aldridge...

Coast Guard continues search for missing fisherman near Montauk

Coast Guard continues search for missing fisherman near Montauk
MONTAUK, N.Y. – Coast Guard Station Montauk crews continue searching for a commercial fisherman five miles south of Montauk Point, today. Missing is John Aldridge, a crewmember of the 44-foot lobster vessel Anna Mary. Aldridge is a 5-foot, 9-inch tall man, weighing 150 pounds and was last seen wearing a t-shirt, shorts and sandals during his watch relief at 9 p.m., Tuesday. Aldridge was not...