Coast Guard Pacific Area to hold Change of Command on Monday

ALAMEDA, Calif. – The Coast Guard Pacific Area ommander will be relieved in a change of command ceremony to be held on Coast Guard Island in Alameda, Monday.

Memorial to be dedicated at Air Station Barbers Point on anniversary of fatal helicopter crash

HONOLULU — The U.S. Coast Guard is scheduled to dedicate a memorial at Air Station Barbers Point Friday at 9:30 a.m., honoring the crews of two fatal crashes, that of the ‘CG1420’ in 1982 and of the ‘CG6505’ in 2008. The memorial will be unveiled on the first anniversary of the loss of ‘CG6505.’

Coast Guard Pacific Area holds Change of Command

ALAMEDA, Calif. — A former Commander of the 11th Coast Guard District here assumed command of the Coast Guard’s Pacific Area and Coast Guard Defense Forces West during a change of command ceremony held at 10:30 a.m. today at the base pier.