Coast Guard Cutter Willow gets new commanding officer

NEWPORT, RI – Lt. Cmdr. Brian J. Donahue relieved Cmdr. Owen L. Gibbons as commanding officer of Coast Guard Cutter Willow at a change of command ceremony held June 16, 2011 at Naval Station Newport. Cmdr. Gibbons served as commanding officer of the 225 foot Juniper Class buoy tender since March, 2008. Under his leadership, Willow serviced hundreds of floating aids to navigation from Rhode Island...