Shipmate of the Week – Seaman Stacy Sasser

It’s anticipated that a Coast Guardsman may save a life, but it’s rarely expected that it will be that of another Coast Guardsman. But that is what Coast Guard Seaman Stacy Sasser—just four months out of basic training—found herself doing on the morning of Dec. 2, 2013.


Rescue in the classroom

Written by Lt. j.g. Anne Newton, commanding officer of Coast Guard Cutter Albacore. Crewmembers from Coast Guard Cutter Albacore leaped into action to save a man’s life, but they didn’t battle huge ocean waves, high winds or dangerous rip tide […]