Coast Guard Hosts Inaugural Shaun Lin Memorial Run and Walk on Staten Island

Coast Guard Hosts Inaugural Shaun Lin Memorial Run and Walk on Staten Island
Coast Guard members and their families who participated in the inaugural memorial 5K run and 1.5 mile walk for Petty Officer 3rd Class Shaun Lin pose for a photo on the Fort Wadsworth Overlook on Staten Island, Oct. 13, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Steve Strohmaier) NEW YORK – Coast Guard Maritime Safety and Security Team New York (MSST-91106) hosted the inaugural memorial...

Coast Guard releases results of investigation into 2010 training fatality

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Coast Guard made public a memo outlining details of a training accident that killed a Coast Guardsman from Marine Safety and Security Team 91106 based in New York at the mouth of the James River near Portsmouth, Va., Oct. 13, 2010. Petty Officer 3rd Class Shaun Lin, a maritime enforcement specialist, and other Coast Guard trainees were practicing boarding procedures with the...

Coast Guard Petty Officer 3rd Class Shaun Lin Laid to Rest

NEW YORK, NY – Coast Guard Petty Officer 3rd Class Shaun Lin, 23, of Queens, N.Y., was interred at Long Island National Cemetery on Thursday, October 21, 2010, following funeral services at St Adalbert’s Church in Queens, N.Y. Lin, who died during a training exercise October 13 in Virginia, served in the Coast Guard for three years. He joined the Coast Guard in July, 2007, and after boot camp...

Coast Guard Identifies Recovered Coast Guardsman

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Coast Guard has identified the Coast Guardsman who died after falling into the James River near Newport News during a training exercise Wednesday. Deceased is Petty Officer 3rd Class Shaun Lin, 23, of New York. Lin, a Maritime Enforcement Specialist, has served the Coast Guard for approximately 3 years. The victim’s next of kin have been notified and support services are...