Maui Coast Guard Auxiliarist awarded for service

WAILUKU, Hawaii – Coast Guard Auxiliarist Lawrence Ankrum was awarded the Medal of Operational Merit by Senior Chief Petty Officer Jay Rudometkin, officer-in-charge of Coast Guard Station Maui and Cmdr. Steven Wheeler, Sector Honolulu chief of response during a ceremony at Station Maui, Sept. 30, 2011. Ankrum, a long-time Maui resident, was recognized for his years of service in the 14th Coast Guard...