Tag: Umm Qasr

Shipmate of the Week – BM1 William Glenzer

BM1 Glenzer

Petty Officer 1st Class William Glenzer stands near one of the small boats used for training Iraqi Coastal Border Guard students in Umm Qasr, Iraq. Coast Guard photo. Since 2002, Coast Guard Patrol Forces Southwest Asia have been conducting operations in Iraq and Afghanistan under tactical control of the U.S. Navy’s Fifth Fleet. Six 110-foot

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Shipmate of the Week – CDR James Robertson

The assistant Director of the Umm Qasr Women’s Center talks about donations as well as further needs with Cmdr. James Robertson. Photo by Cpl. Eve Ililau, 305th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment. Coast Guard men and women deployed to Iraq are taking part in missions they will draw upon for the rest of their careers. For

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itCG – search suspended, 3 men and a dog rescued, Iraq duty

FORT WORTH, Texas – Captain Marcus Woodring congratulates a class of recruits who were sworn into service at halftime of the Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl in Fort Worth, Texas, Dec. 31, 2009. More than 25 recruits from recruiting offices in San Antonio, Dallas and Houston took the oath during the ceremony. (U.S. Coast Guard

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