Tag: Bill Baumgartner

Welcome to the fleet, Bernard C. Webber!

Bernard C. Webber crewmembers man the rails at the ship’s commissioning ceremony. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. The journey of building Fast Response Cutter Bernard C. Webber is over. But its journey as a sentinel for our nation has just begun. Coast Guard Cutter Bernard C. Webber has been

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Shipmate of the Week- Elaine Sevin

Elaine Sevin, president of 7-Dippity, Inc., received the Coast Guard Meritorious Public Service Award for her support of the environmental mission of the Coast Guard. U.S. Coast Guard Photo. Written by Petty Officer 2nd Class Nicholas Ameen, 7th Coast Guard District public affairs. With more than 12,000 miles of coastline in the United States, every

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Your Coast Guard in 2011 – Southeast

2011 marked a year of exceptional security operations for the men and women of the 7th Coast Guard District. In addition to stopping the first-ever drug sub found in Caribbean waters, crews operating in the 7th District went on to interdict an unprecedented three more in rapid succession. The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Seneca made the first interdiction and marked the first time the Coast Guard successfully completed an underwater drug recovery.

Third time’s a charm: 7 tons of cocaine seized

Cocaine offload

Rear Adm. Bill Baumgartner, commander of the 7th Coast Guard District, congratulates the crew of Coast Guard Cutter Cypress during the contraband offload. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Michael De Nyse. While some claim 13 is an unlucky number, the crew of Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk would disagree. In just 13

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