In April 1943, Evans was assigned to Coast Guard Cutter Northland in the famed Greenland Patrol. Evans sailed on three missions on board Northland, which escorted vessels to Greenland twice, and then to Iceland on his final mission.
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Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp testifies before the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley. Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp testified before the U.S. House Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Securityon the, “Coast Guard’s FY 2013 Budget Request,” today. During the hearing, Papp provided
Yesterday, we medevaced one of our own off of CGC Northland about 115 miles south of Cape Hatteras. A consultation between the cutter’s health services specialist, the duty watchstanders and a flight surgeon led to the decision to fly the Guardian by helicopter to the nearest hospital. The crewmember was suffering severe back and abdominal
Post Written by Petty Officer Second Class Amir Lawal Ombudsman: a person who acts as a trusted intermediary between an organization and some internal or external constituency while representing the broad scope of constituent interests. From this definition you might be able to understand why this difficult to pronounce word carries such a huge meaning