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Honor, Respect, Devotion to Duty: Lt. David Irving, Cutter Bertholf’s physician assistant keeps crew “Semper Paratus”

There are a few things Coast Guard planners can count on when putting together a ship’s deployment to some of the most remote areas of the globe.

Things on the ship will break, plans will change – and there’s at least a chance someone will get hurt. It’s that last factor that concerns people like Lt. David Irving, a Coast Guard physician assistant aboard U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf (WMSL 750).

Guardians of the Week – Coast Guard H1N1 Flu Vaccination Strike Teams

This week, we are dedicating the Guardian of the Week to three teams of Coast Guard men and women who travelled to some of the most remote duty stations in the United States to deliver the H1N1 flu vaccine during the holiday season. At the request of DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano, the Coast Guard Office

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