Coast Guard presents Meritorious Public Service Award to San Jose native

Coast Guard presents Meritorious Public Service Award to San Jose native
ALAMEDA, Calif. — Rear Adm. Karl Shultz, 11th Coast Guard District commander, presented the Coast Guard Meritorious Public Service Award to Taylor Palmaffy, a San Jose native, on behalf of Rear Adm. Cari Thomas, the 14th Coast Guard District commander, at Coast Guard Sector San Francisco, Monday, November 25, 2013. Palmaffy, 16, was recognized for his heroic actions in providing aid to two distressed...