New Coast Guard Cutter To Be Named After MCPO-CG Charles L. Calhoun

New Coast Guard Cutter To Be Named After MCPO-CG Charles L. Calhoun
Washington, DC – The Coast Guard has announced that the 10th Legend-Class National Security Cutter (NSC) will be named for the first Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard, Master Chief Charles Luther Calhoun. Master Chief Calhoun volunteered for service with the U.S. Navy in 1943. Aboard the escort carrier USS LUNGA POINT, he experienced firsthand the toughest battles fought in the Pacific...