Coast Guard Cutter Kankakee transfers command, Ancient Mariner watch

MILLINGTON, Tenn. — Chief Warrant Officer Nick Frascella relieved Master Chief Petty Officer Steven Hearn as commanding officer of the Coast Guard Cutter Kankakee in an official change-of-command ceremony, Friday. Master Chief Hearn assumed command of the Kankakee in August 2008 , and will retire as an active duty member after 30 years of Coast Guard service. Hearn is also the 10th Coast Guard Silver...

Coast Guardsman to be awarded Silver Ancient Mariner title

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Coast Guard Master Chief Petty Officer Steven Hearn is scheduled to receive the title of Silver Ancient Mariner at a change of watch ceremony at Coast Guard Training Center Yorktown, Va., Aug. 26 at 1 p.m.