Coast Guard to host 4th annual Nate Bruckenthal Memorial Run

Coast Guard to host 4th annual Nate Bruckenthal Memorial Run
PO Nathan B. (Nate) Bruckenthal July 17, 1979 - April 24, 2004 BALTIMORE – The Coast Guard in the Baltimore area is scheduled to host the 4th annual Nate Bruckenthal Memorial Run at the Coast Guard Yard in Baltimore, Saturday. The run is dedicated to Nathan Bruckenthal, a Coast Guardsman who died in Iraq April 24, 2004, during Operation Iraqi Freedom. All proceeds will go to support the Nate Bruckenthal...

Coast Guard Cutter Maui and USS Firebolt Assist Iranian cargo dhow

Coast Guard Cutter Maui and USS Firebolt Assist Iranian cargo dhow
ARABIAN GULF (Navy News Service) – Coastal patrol craft USS Firebolt (PC 10) and U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Maui (WPB 1304), assigned to Commander, Task Force (CTF) 55, conducted a search and rescue mission for survivors of a capsized Iranian cargo dhow in the north Arabian Gulf, March 3-4. At approximately 11 a.m. local time, on March 3, Firebolt spotted a life raft, and launched their small boat...

Wounded Warrior Diaries: Coast Guardsman Makes History

By Navy Lt. Jennifer Cragg WASHINGTON – Petty Officer 1st Class Joseph Ruggiero’s heroic actions more than five years ago saved lives and earned him the first Purple Heart awarded to a Coast Guardsman since the Vietnam War. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); });