Update on the search for the USRC GALLATIN

From James D. Spirek: We completed one week of survey for the remains of the USRC Gallatin during the first week of April.  Partners included the USCG, Charleston County Sheriff’s Office Marine Patrol, City of Charleston Police Department, College of Charleston,...

Foundation For Coast Guard History Unit Award Update

For those of you who submitted packages for the 2012 Foundation For Coast Guard Unit awards competition, the awards committee is finalizing the results now. I know everyone is anxious to hear the results, but this year’s competition generated a record number of...

2012

Announced Annual Awards: Large Unit History Award Winner (with dedicated Public Affairs Staff): Commander, First Coast Guard District. The First District compiled an impressive array of accomplishments in remembrance of the history of the units that comprise the...