Civilian employees offer passion, perspective to Coast Guard

Civilian employees offer passion, perspective to Coast Guard
Story and photos by Petty Officer 3rd Class Nate Littlejohn Have you ever thought about joining the Coast Guard, but couldn’t get past the thought of suffering through boot camp? Many people don’t realize the Coast Guard employs more than 7,000 women and men who don’t wear a military uniform. These Coast Guard civilian employees work alongside active-duty, reserve, and auxiliary members in support...