Coast Guardsman meritoriously advanced during virtual ceremony

Coast Guardsman meritoriously advanced during virtual ceremony
Megan Atkinson pins a rank insignia Dec. 12, 2020, on Petty Officer 2nd Class Trevor Atkinson of Winter Haven, Florida, during a virtual meritorious advancement ceremony at Coast Guard Port Security Unit 307 in Clearwater, Florida.  Coast Guard photo courtesy of Lt. Glenn Sanchez CLEARWATER, Fla. – A Coast Guard reservist with Port Security Unit 307 was meritoriously advanced Saturday to petty officer...

Clearwater based unit scheduled to return from 6 month Middle East deployment

TAMPA, Fla. – A Clearwater, Fla., based Coast Guard Reserve unit is scheduled to return Monday from a six-month deployment to the Middle East in support of Operations New Dawn and Enduring Freedom. During the deployment, Port Security Unit 307 provided seaward security at strategic port locations around the North Arabian Gulf ensuring the free flow of personnel, equipment and commerce in the region. “I’m...

Coast Guard Reserve unit deploys to Middle East on security mission

JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – A Clearwater, Fla., based Coast Guard Reserve unit deployed Saturday to the Middle East in support of Operation New Dawn and Operation Enduring Freedom. Port Security Unit (PSU) 307 deployed from Joint Base Mcguire-Dix-Lakehurst with the Navy’s Maritime Expeditionary Squadron Two as part of Combined Task Group 56.5, under the Naval Expeditionary Combat Command....

Clearwater Coast Guard unit to hold change of command ceremony

CLEARWATER, Fla. – Coast Guard Port Security Unit (PSU) 307 is scheduled to conduct a change of command ceremony Saturday at 1 p.m. at Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater.

Clearwater Coast Guard unit returning home after 6-month deployment

CLEARWATER, Fla. – Members of Coast Guard Port Security Unit 307 are scheduled to return following a six-month deployment to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Sunday.