The Return Home of Lt. Thomas James Eugene Crotty

The Return Home of Lt. Thomas James Eugene Crotty
Lt. Thomas James Eugene Crotty BUFFALO, N.Y. – The U.S. Coast Guard is scheduled to receive the remains of World War II service member Lt. Thomas Crotty from an Air Force Reserve air crew at Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, Niagara Falls, New York, Friday. LT Thomas James Eugene “Jimmy” Crotty, a Coast Guard and American hero was born on March 18, 1912, in Buffalo, New York. He graduated...

US, Philippine Coast Guards conduct joint search and rescue exercise

US, Philippine Coast Guards conduct joint search and rescue exercise
The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf (WMSL 750), left, moves in formation with the Philippine Coast Guard vessels Batangas, center, and Kalanggaman during an exercise May 14, 2019.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer John Masson. MANILA, Philippines – The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf (WMSL 750) and vessels from the Philippine coast guard conducted joint search-and-rescue exercises...