Coast Guard commissions new cutter named after California native in San Pedro

Coast Guard commissions new cutter named after California native in San Pedro
Rear Adm. Peter Gautier, Coast Guard District 11 commander, shakes hands with Lt. John Beal, Coast Guard Cutter Terrell Horne’s commanding officer, during the commissioning of USCGC Terrell Horne at Coast Guard Base Los Angeles-Long Beach, March 22, 2019. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Cory J. Mendenhall) SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard Cutter Terrell Horne (WPC-1131),...

Coast Guard to commission new cutter in San Pedro

Coast Guard to commission new cutter in San Pedro
The Coast Guard Cutter Terrell Horne arrives in San Pedro, California, Jan. 02, 2019. . U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class DaVonte’ Marrow. SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard Cutter Terrell Horne (WPC-1131), a California-based 154-foot Fast Response Cutter (FRC), is scheduled to be commissioned in San Pedro, Friday at 10:30 a.m. The Terrell Horne is the third FRC to be homeported...

Coast Guard awards Coxswain of the Year

Coast Guard awards Coxswain of the Year
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — A Coast Guardsman was honored as the Coast Guard coxswain of the year Thursday in Corpus Christi, for his efforts during a law enforcement case in which he intercepted a Mexican boat, after its crew was suspected of fatally wounding a Coast Guardsman while attempting to smuggle narcotics, Dec. 2, 2012. Petty Officer 1st Class Travis Connick was recognized for sustained superior...

Cadence dedicated to wife of Coast Guardsman killed during counter drug mission

Cadence dedicated to wife of Coast Guardsman killed during counter drug mission
CAPE MAY, N.J. – The Coast Guard released a cadence Wednesday dedicated to the wife of a Coast Guardsman killed in counter smuggling operations off the California coast last year. The marching cadence entitled “Oh Dear Rachel” chronicles that last living moments of Senior Chief Petty Officer Terrell Horne III and is dedicated to his wife Rachel who now resides in Charleston, S.C. The cadence...