Seventh Coast Guard District receives new admiral

MIAMI – The Seventh Coast Guard District received its new commander, Rear Adm. Bill Baumgartner, Thursday during a change of command ceremony held at Air Station Miami in Opa Locka, Fla. Baumgartner, previously the Coast Guard’s Judge Advocate General and Chief Counsel in Washington, D.C., assumed responsibilities as district commander and Director of Homeland Security Task Force-Southeast...

Seventh Coast Guard District to receive new admiral

MIAMI – A change of command ceremony is scheduled for the Seventh Coast Guard District commander at Air Station Miami in Opa Locka, Fla., Thursday at 10 a.m. During the change of command ceremony, Rear Adm. Bill Baumgartner, previously the Judge Advocate General and Chief Counsel of the Coast Guard in Washington, D.C., will assume the responsibilities as the Seventh Coast Guard District commander...