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2019 Wounded Warrior Games
Sat, 03 Aug 2019 12:30:09 +0000
By U.S. Coast Guardin Bravo Zulus onJuly 30, 2019No comments by Capt. Daryl ShaefferWounded Warrior Games Competitor I was always very active in sports before joining the U.S. Coast Guard.  When I enlisted in December 1990, I continued that lifestyle biking to CGHQ, playing volleyball, running 5Ks to marathons, and doing many triathlons and more than 26 […]
The new path forward
Thu, 01 Aug 2019 12:28:48 +0000
By mamanning1in – Reservist Magazine, Leadership, Reserve onJuly 26, 2019No comments This article was published in The RESERVIST, a magazine which primarily provides stories of interest to Coast Guard reservists. By Capt. Alex Foos On June 11, the Coast Guard Reserve underwent its most significant organizational change since integration in the mid- 1990’s. Responsibility for the administration of the Reserve Component […]
The Long Blue Line: 30th Anniversary of Exxon Valdez and Coast Guard’s Environmental Protection Mission
Tue, 30 Jul 2019 12:23:39 +0000
By U.S. Coast Guardin History onJuly 25, 2019No comments William H. Thiesen, HistorianCoast Guard Atlantic Area Thirty years ago on Good Friday, March 24, 1989, the Exxon Valdez steamed into a reef at 12 knots opening eight of her 10 oil storage tanks to the pristine waters of Prince William Sound, Alaska. The resulting spill of 15 million gallons […]