Post contributed by Coast Guard Magazine Editor, Chief CC Clayton.
The latest issue of Coast Guard Magazine is hot off the press!
Can’t wait to get your hands on a hard copy? The latest issue can be viewed and downloaded online.
Some highlights from this edition:
Remember the crew who were lost when Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter 6017 went down near La Push, Wash., July 7, 2010. Story by Petty Officer First Class Allyson Conroy. Photo (left) by Petty Officer Third Class Walter Shinn.
Follow 32 brown pelicans that were rescued after being found oiled near Louisiana’s coast, rehabilitated at Fort Jackson, La., and released in Tampa. Story by Petty Officer First Class Judy Silverstein. Photo (left) by Petty Officer Third Class Nick Ameen.
Join members from the Coast Guard Band as they assist with the Deepwater Horizon clean up. Story by Petty Officer First Class Judy Silverstein. Photo (right) by Petty Officer Second Class Annie Elis.
Go behind the scenes with the Coast Guard K-9 unit at Marine Safety and Security Team 91101 in Seattle. Story and photo (right) by Petty Officer Third Class Tara Molle.
Recognize a Coast Guard World War II veteran as he is awarded French military’s highest honor: the French Legion of Honor. Story by Petty Officer Second Class Matthew Schofield.