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Shipmate of the Week – MKC Shawn Vaupel

Group photo

From our maritime borders to the U.S Exclusive Economic Zone to our ports and inland waterways, the men and women of the Coast Guard are sentinels in preventing threats from reaching the United States. In the fight to secure the homeland, Coast Guard units often deploy overseas. On this leading edge to strengthen global capacities in fighting international drug trafficking and crime is Chief Petty Officer Shawn Vaupel.

Shipmate of the Week – MK2 Brian O’Sullivan

Petty Officer O'Sullivan

Petty Officer 2nd Class Brian O'Sullivan briefs the U.S. Ambassador to Morocco, Mr. Samuel L. Kaplan and his wife, Ms. Sylvia Kaplan. U.S. Coast Guard photo. As the nation’s lead maritime law enforcement agency, Coast Guardsmen stand the watch on America’s maritime borders. Whether patrolling a port complex in a response boat or safeguarding our

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