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The Colossus of Cape Disappointment

Scott McGrew

There are many different types of leaders. Some lead by example, while others inspire by their words. One thing they all have in common is that they all draw upon their past experiences to help guide those under them to success. Lt. Scott McGrew is the commanding officer of Coast Guard Station Cape Disappointment in Ilwaco, Wash. Originally from Youngstown, Ohio, McGrew enlisted during his senior year of high school to become a boatswain’s mate in the Coast Guard.

Forward deployed: Africa bound

CGC Forward deploys to Africa

A Liberian coast guard member demonstrates a front snap kick as part of law enforcement training aboard Coast Guard Cutter Forward May 26, 2011. Six Liberian coast guard members joined Forward’s deployment on an African Maritime Law Enforcement Partnership mission in an effort to increase resident host nation capabilities and to build maritime safety and

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