Coast Guard to award Filipino merchant ship for rescue of French sailor

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Coast Guard will award the crew of a Filipino merchant ship a certificate of appreciation and ship’s pennant for their role in the ocean rescue of a French national 1,381 miles east of San Juan, Puerto Rico, at a ceremony at Pier 22 located on Blount Island Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. The crew of the Filipino flagged vessel Sebring Express rescued the French national...