Coast Guard Atlantic Area holds change-of-command ceremony

Coast Guard Atlantic Area holds change-of-command ceremony
YORKTOWN, Va. — Vice Adm. Karl L. Schultz assumed command of Coast Guard Atlantic Area, Defense Force East and DHS Joint Task Force-East during a change-of-command ceremony Thursday at Coast Guard Training Center Yorktown, Virginia. Schultz relieved Vice Adm. William “Dean” Lee, who served as the Atlantic Area commander since May 2014. Before assuming command of Atlantic Area, Lee served...

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

Coast Guard Atlantic Area to hold change-of-command ceremony
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — Vice Adm. Karl L. Schultz is scheduled to assume command of Coast Guard Atlantic Area, Defense Force East and DHS Joint Task Force-East during a change-of-command ceremony Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at Coast Guard Training Center Yorktown in Yorktown, Virginia. Schultz will relieve Vice Adm. William “Dean” Lee, who served as the Atlantic Area commander since May 2014. Before...

Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton commissioned into active service for homeland security missions

Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton commissioned into active service for homeland security missions
CHARLESTON – Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton, the first national security cutter homeported on the East Coast, entered into active service today at Union Pier Terminal in downtown Charleston. The Coast Guard commissioning party salutes the American flag during a ceremony to commission Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton Dec. 6, 2014. (Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Stephen Lehmann) The commissioning...

New leader for Coast Guard Atlantic Area command

New leader for Coast Guard Atlantic Area command
PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Coast Guard Vice Adm. William “Dean” lee relieved Vice Adm. Robert C. Parker during a Change of Command ceremony Friday, May 16 at Naval Station Norfolk. In relieving Parker, Lee will be the operational commander for Coast Guard Atlantic Area, Coast Guard Defense Force East. As commander, Atlantic Area/Defense Force East, Lee will be the operational commander for...

Coast Guard Atlantic Area to hold change-of-command and retirement ceremony May 16th

Coast Guard Atlantic Area to hold change-of-command and retirement ceremony May 16th
PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Vice Adm. William “Dean” Lee will assume command of the Coast Guard Atlantic Area, Coast Guard Defense Force East during a Change of Command ceremony at 11 a.m. Friday, May 16 at Naval Station Norfolk. Lee will relieve Vice Adm. Robert Parker who assumed command of Coast Guard Atlantic Area, Coast Guard Defense Force East on April 30, 2010. Parker will retire to Washington...