Tag: Atlantic Strike Team

Remembrance ceremony brings together unit, family of fallen shipmate


At the National Strike Force, the mission can be anything but routine and the sacrifices often great. Perry serves as a welcome reminder of the humility and bravery of what the Coast Guard uniform stands for. His memory and legacy will always be at the heart of the Atlantic Strike Team.

Bravo zulu, DC1 Sean Stone!

Coast Guard All Hands sends out a bravo zulu to Petty Officer 1st Class Sean Stone, assigned to the Atlantic Strike Team. Last week, Stone was recognized for his devotion to duty and setting an example for his fellow shipmates with a Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst servicemember spotlight. Read on to learn more about what makes Stone such a great representative of Team Coast Guard.

Shipmate of the Week – Amanda Wimmersberg

Group of honorees

What does your family talk about at the dinner table? Search and rescue, oil spills and natural disasters? If those sound like strange dinner topics they are nothing but the norm for Amanda Wimmersberg. Wimmersberg grew up in a military family, both her parents serving in the U.S. Coast Guard.

Deployable Specialized Forces: Neutralizing the threat

The two deployable specialized forces conducted training and joint exercises at the Center for National Response, a flexible weapons of mass destruction training complex that provides multi-scenario exercises for the military, first responders or joint operations. The CNR is an operational component of the Joint Interagency Training and Education Center operated by the Chief, National Guard Bureau and the adjutant general of West Virginia.

Remembering 9/11: MSTC Daniel Dugery

Daniel Dugery

Chief Petty Officer Daniel Dugery, center with the Atlantic Strike Team patch on his shoulder, at World Trade Center Plaza. Photo courtesy of Daniel Dugery. The unthinkable happened on Sept. 11, 2001. The attacks on New York City and Washington, D.C., represented the first acts of war on United States soil since the bombing of

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Deployable Specialized Forces Stem to Stern Review update

Maritime Safety and Security Team 91106 patrols the Savannah River while a commercial vessel passes through the security zone during the 2004 G8 Summit. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Dana Warr. Coast Guard Commandant Admiral Bob Papp. U.S. Coast Guard photo. Coast Guard Deployable Specialized Forces such as the Maritime Security

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