Coast Guardsmen recognized for service in Kodiak, Alaska

Coast Guardsmen recognized for service in Kodiak, Alaska
Kodiak, AK – Vice Adm. Paul Zukunft, commander Coast Guard Pacific Area and Rear Adm. Thomas Ostebo, commander Coast Guard 17th District visited Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak today to take part in an awards ceremony recognizing Air Station personnel. During the ceremony three Coast Guardsman were awarded the Coast Guard Air Medal for their actions in rescuing two people from the fishing vessel...

Coast Guard Pacific Area welcomes new commander

ALAMEDA, Calif. — Coast Guard Vice Adm. Paul Zukunft relieved Vice Adm. Manson K. Brown as Pacific Area commander during a change-of-command ceremony held aboard Coast Guard Island, Friday. Brown assumed the duties as PACAREA commander in May 2010. During his time as PACAREA commander, Brown oversaw the reconstitution of the PACAREA staff and the commissioning of the Coast Guard Cutter Stratton,...

Coast Guard Pacific Area to hold change-of-command ceremony

ALAMEDA, Calif. – The Coast Guard Pacific Area (PACAREA) commander will be relieved in a change-of-command ceremony scheduled for Friday, at 10 a.m., at Coast Guard Island in Alameda. Vice Adm. Paul Zukunft, former assistant commandant for Marine Safety, Security and Stewardship, at Coast Guard Headquarters in Washington, D.C., will relieve Vice Adm. Manson K. Brown, as Coast Guard Pacific Area commander,...