Coast Guardsman presented CG Commendation Medal for being named 2011 9th District Reserve EPOY

BURR RIDGE, Ill. – Petty Officer 2nd Class Anthony Lewandowski was presented with a Coast Guard Commendation Medal by Rear Adm. Michael Parks, commander of the 9th Coast Guard District, during a formal ceremony Friday at Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Chicago. Lewandowski received the medal for being selected as the 2011 9th District Reserve Enlisted Person of the Year, announced earlier this year,...

9th Coast Guard District names enlisted persons of the year for Great Lakes region

CLEVELAND — The 9th Coast Guard District, headquartered in Cleveland, announced Monday its 2011 Enlisted Person of the Year and Reserve Enlisted Person of the Year award recipients. Petty Officer 1st Class Bethannie Kittrell, a boatswain’s mate stationed at Coast Guard Station Belle Isle, in Detroit, is the active-duty EPOY, and Petty Officer 2nd Class Anthony Lewandowski, an investigator assigned...