Coast Guard Cutter James commanding officer temporarily relieved

Coast Guard Cutter James commanding officer temporarily relieved
The Coast Guard Cutter James is shown with its deployed 26-foot over-the-horizon cutter boat and a go-fast vessel interdicted in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. U.S. Coast Guard photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The commanding officer of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter James (WMSL 754), Capt. Marc Brandt, was temporarily relieved of duties Friday, Aug. 26, 2022. Vice Adm. Kevin Lunday, commander of Coast Guard Atlantic...

Coast Guard Sector North Carolina commander temporarily relieved of duty

Coast Guard Sector North Carolina commander temporarily relieved of duty
CAPT Murtagh WILMINGTON, N.C.  — The Coast Guard temporarily relieved the commander of Sector North Carolina in Wilmington Monday, due to loss of confidence in his abilities to command. Capt. Sean Murtagh was temporarily removed from command of Sector North Carolina by Rear Adm. Stephen Metruck, Coast Guard 5th District commander, in Portsmouth, Virginia. Metruck appointed Capt. Joseph Dufresne,...

Coast Guard Cutter Anacapa commanding officer temporarily relieved

JUNEAU, Alaska — Rear Adm. Thomas Ostebo, Commander, Seventeenth Coast Guard District and Capt. Melissa Bert, Commander, Coast Guard Sector Juneau, temporarily relieved Lt. Matthias Wholley on Monday from his duties as Commanding Officer of the Coast Guard Cutter Anacapa for loss of confidence in the ability to command. Final determination regarding a permanent removal or resumption of command...