Coast Guard holds change of command ceremony for commander of Great Lakes region

Coast Guard holds change of command ceremony for commander of Great Lakes region
Rear Adm. June Ryan (right) salutes Rear Adm. Fred Midgette (left) to signify she is taking command of the Coast Guard 9th District from Midgette during a change of command ceremony in Cleveland Wednesday, June 3, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Lauren Jorgensen) CLEVELAND — The Coast Guard held a change-of-command ceremony for its 9th District, which spans the five Great Lakes,...

Coast Guard to hold change-of-command ceremony for commander of Great Lakes region

Coast Guard to hold change-of-command ceremony for commander of Great Lakes region
Rear Adm. Fred M. Midgette CLEVELAND — The Coast Guard is scheduled to hold a change-of-command ceremony for its 9th District, which spans the five Great Lakes, the St. Lawrence Seaway and parts of the surrounding states, at the Cleveland Marriott Downtown at Key Center Wednesday afternoon. Vice Adm. William “Dean” Lee, Coast Guard Atlantic Area commander, will preside over the ceremony...