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Coast Guard Auxiliary Celebrates 77 years Of Faithful & Dedicated Service
Thu, 23 Jun 2016 13:30:33 +0000
Since June 23, 1939, when congress established the U.S. Coast Guard Reserve in an effort to build upon the boating experiences of civilians, Auxiliarists have reached out to their communities and supported the men and women of the Coast Guard. Today the Coast Guard Auxiliary celebrates seventy-seven years of faithful and dedicated service. Auxiliarists have generously […]
 
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NEWS: Coast Guard, Coast Guard Auxiliary rescue one person near Port Jefferson, N.Y.
Tue, 14 Jun 2016 20:40:21 +0000
Coast Guard and Coast Guard Auxiliary crew members rescued a stranded mariner northeast of Port Jefferson, New York, Tuesday. Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound watchstanders received a call at approximately 9:30 a.m. from an off-duty Coast Guard Auxiliary member, reporting that he had rescued a distressed mariner in a small inflatable dinghy. The person in […]
 
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Rip Current Tips #Safety
Tue, 14 Jun 2016 12:47:09 +0000
A version of this story first appeared at Coast Guard Great Lakes and was written by Petty Officer 3rd Class Christopher Yaw, and reposted by LT Stephanie Young, on the Coast Guard Compass Sunny days, fresh water, sandy beaches; all of these could be used to describe summer on the water. It’s the time of year when […]