8th Coast Guard District transfers command

8th Coast Guard District transfers command
NEW ORLEANS — Rear Adm. Kevin S. Cook relieved Rear Adm. Roy A. Nash as commander of the 8th Coast Guard District during an official change-of-command ceremony at the National World War II Museum Thursday. Rear Adm. Nash assumed command of the 8th District in June 2011, and retired as both the 8th District commander and as an active duty officer in the U.S. Coast Guard. As district commander,...

Eighth Coast Guard District transfers command

NEW ORLEANS — Rear Adm. Roy A. Nash relieved Rear Adm. Mary E. Landry as commander of the Eighth Coast Guard District in an official change-of-command ceremony, Wednesday. Rear Adm. Landry assumed command of the Eighth District in June 2009, and will retire as both the Eighth District commander and as an active duty officer in the U.S. Coast Guard. As district commander, Landry was in charge...