Coast Guard conducts memorial honoring former member

SEATTLE — The Coast Guard conducted a memorial service, Sunday, for Petty Officer 3rd class Ronald A. Gill Jr. in Puget Sound just north of Vashon Island, Wash. Gill suffered fatal injuries after being ejected from a Coast Guard 25-foot response boat during a patrol on Mar. 25, 2007. Two of Gill’s friends and Rear Adm. Keith A. Taylor, 13th Coast Guard District Commander, attended the ceremony,...