Capt. James Knight, Rear Adm. Ronald J. Rabago, Capt. Lance Bardo and Cmdr. Troy Hosmer, salute the national ensign during the “In-Commission Special” ceremony for the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Waesche (WMSL-751), Nov. 6, 2009. This ceremony represents the official transfer of ownership of the second National Security Cutter from the shipbuilder to the Coast Guard. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Thomas M. Blue.
The Coast Guard takes delivery of CGC Waesche, the second National Security Cutter, during a special “In-Commission” ceremony. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Thomas M. Blue) Click the image to read more.