Ohio-based Coast Guard Reserve unit returns home from overseas deployment

Ohio-based Coast Guard Reserve unit returns home from overseas deployment
MANSFIELD, Ohio – A Port Clinton, Ohio, based Coast Guard Reserve unit is scheduled to return from a three-month deployment to the Middle East in support of Operation Enduring Freedom Wednesday, Oct. 3. During the deployment, Port Security Unit 309 provided seaward security at strategic port locations around the North Arabian Gulf ensuring the free flow of personnel, equipment and commerce in the...

DHS Secretary visits Coast Guard Forces in Kuwait

KUWAIT — The Portsmouth, Va., based commander of the U.S. Coast Guard’s Atlantic Area, and the Secretary of Homeland Security, visited with U.S. Coast Guard personnel here Thursday to thank them for their service.