Coast Guard 13th District holds change of command ceremony

Coast Guard 13th District holds change of command ceremony
Rear Adm. Mark E. Butt and Rear Admiral Richard T. Gromlich shake hands after Butt relieved Gromlich of command of the 13th Coast Guard District June 17, 2016. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Seaman Sarah Wilson. SEATTLE — Rear Adm. Mark E. Butt assumed command of the Coast Guard 13th District during a change-of-command ceremony at Coast Guard Base Seattle Friday morning. Butt relieved Rear Adm. Richard...

13th Coast Guard District’s change-of-command ceremony holds new beginnings

13th Coast Guard District's change-of-command ceremony holds new beginnings
SEATTLE ─ Rear Adm. Richard T. Gromlich relieved Rear Adm. Keith A. Taylor as commander of the 13th Coast Guard District during a change-of-command ceremony at Coast Guard Base Seattle, today. Taylor retired from the Coast Guard after dedicating 34 years to service and country. “I am absolutely thrilled to be here,” said Gromlich. “I’m thoroughly impressed with the work done by the men and...