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Shipmate of the Week – AMTC Troy Brevik

AMTC Brevik

Petty Officer 1st Class Troy Brevik, before his meritorious advancement to chief petty officer, examines an engine on an MH-60 Jayhawk rescue helicopter at Coast Guard Air Station Sitka, Alaska. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Walter Shinn. Situated on the western edge of Alaska’s Baranof Island is the seaside town of

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Shipmate of the Week – GMC Kristin Werner

Chief Werner

March is Women’s History Month. In honor of the many contributions women have made to the history of our service, we bring you the stories of the female leaders of today’s Coast Guard. This week, we are highlighting the contributions of Capt. Patricia McFetridge, the first female aviator to be awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross,

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