Tag: Manson K. Brown

Your Coast Guard in 2011 – Pacific Area

Coast Guard Pacific Area is responsible for 74 million square miles of ocean, ranging from South America, north to the Arctic Circle and west to the Far East. With such an expansive area, crews must remain ever-vigilant for the full gamut of Coast Guard missions.

The case for the national security cutter

Coast Guard Cutters Bertholf and Waesche steaming together off the coast of southern California. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jetta H. Disco. For the past several months, Coast Guard Compass has taken you aboard Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf with reports from the commanding and executive officers on operations in the Bering

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Coast Guardsmen awarded Silver Lifesaving Medal

Vice Adm. Manson K. Brown, Commander Coast Guard Pacific Area, shakes hands with former Petty Officer 2nd Class Ramu Linsky after presenting him with a Silver Life Saving Medal. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Caleb Critchfield.

Petty Officer 2nd Class Erik R. Conatser, an information systems technician stationed aboard U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Waesche, and former Petty Officer 2nd Class Ramu Linsky with Chris Williams and his mother Sarah Williams after being presented with Silver Life Saving Medals. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Caleb Critchfield. With contributions

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