Coast Guard Holds Change of Watch for Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Reserve Force

On Saturday, Admiral Thad Allen presided over the Change of Watch ceremony in which Master Chief Mark Allen relieved Master Chief Jeffrey Smith as the Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Reserve Force (MCPO-CGRF). The MCPO-CGRF reports directly to the Commandant of the Coast Guard as an advisor and advocate for the men and woman of the Coast Guard Reserve. The MCPO-CGRF serves as a vital...