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Adm. Karl Schultz relieved Adm. Paul F. Zukunft commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard during a military change of command ceremony held Friday, June 1, 2018, at U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters in Washington, D.C.
The Shore Infrastructure Logistics Center held a change of command ceremony May 4, 2017, in Norfolk, Virginia.
Moments ago, Adm. Paul F. Zukunft assumed command of the United States Coast Guard in a change of command ceremony teeming with naval tradition at Douglas A. Munro Coast Guard Headquarters in Washington, D.C. As the 25th Commandant of the Coast Guard, Zukunft will lead the largest component of the Department of Homeland Security, comprised of 41,700 active duty, 7,800 reserve and 8,300 civilian personnel as well as 31,000 volunteer Coast Guard auxiliarists.
Success is defined differently for everybody, but for one Coast Guardsman – who started his enlistment as a young, untested seaman recruit and is now the commanding officer of a small-boat station – success was constructed by a goal he set for himself when he was only two years into his career.
With summer in full swing, Coast Guard cutters, sectors, air stations and support units are not only seeing new weather, but new faces. During the summer months, what is often known as transfer season, members across the service take on new roles and assignments. For many officers and senior enlisted their new units will mark the first time they will have the opportunity to command a Coast Guard unit. That responsibility begins with their participation in the time-honored tradition of the change of command.
This morning’s change of command marked the completion of the Coast Guard’s transition to a new leadership team which will guide the service over the next four years. And, while much of the talk over the coming days and weeks will be about “Admiral Papp’s Coast Guard” we wanted to introduce you to the woman
Secretary of Defense Robert Gates and Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano and Admirals Allen and Papp listen to the National Anthem during the Coast Guard change of Command. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Daniel Bender) In a time-honored change of command ceremony presided over by Department of Homeland Security Secretary
Admiral Robert J. Papp, 24th Commandant of the Coast Guard (U.S. Coast Guard photo) Moments ago, Admiral Robert J. Papp assumed command of the United States Coast Guard in a change of command ceremony teeming with naval tradition. Upon relieving Admiral Thad Allen of his command, the new commandant wasted no time in sharing his vision of
Master Chief Petty Officer Skip Bowen is relieved by Master Chief Petty Officer Michael Leavitt as the Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard as Admiral Thad Allen presides over the Change of Watch. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) Earlier today, Admiral Thad Allen presided over the second of three change of watch ceremonies that