Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay highlights its first all-female helicopter crew

Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay highlights its first all-female helicopter crew
Lt. Audra Forteza, Lt. j.g. Rachel Seaman, and Petty Officer 2nd Class Shawna Moeschler stop for a photograph following Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay’s first all-female helicopter crew flight. MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif. — Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay is highlighting their first all-female helicopter crew in celebration of Women’s History Month, Saturday. According to Women In Aviation International,...

Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg holds Woman’s History Month luncheon

Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg holds Woman's History Month luncheon
Women from Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg, Florida, listen to Dorothy Kurtz, World War II SPAR at the Women’s History Month Luncheon at the sector, Thursday, March 19, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ashley Johnson) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Coast Guard members held a luncheon for Woman’s History Month at Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg, Thursday. Dorothy Kurtz, a World...

Illuminating the path ahead

Illuminating the path ahead
KEY WEST, Fla. – Christmas, the 4th of July and New Year’s are holidays that celebrate religion, America’s independence and new beginnings. These are the few, among many occasions, that remind Americans of their identities and recognizes the impact they continue to make in today’s society. Women’s History Month celebrates and honors women and the contributions they have made that...

Coast Guard crewmembers celebrate Women’s History Month in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Coast Guard crewmembers celebrate Women's History Month in St. Petersburg, Fla.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Crewmembers at Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg hosted a luncheon to celebrate Women’s History Month at the sector, Friday. Dorothy Kurtz, a member of the Coast Guard’s Women’s Reserve, commonly known as the SPARs, which stands for semper paratus, always ready, was the guest of honor during the luncheon. Dorothy Kurtz was 21-years-old and living in Bronx,...