Guardian of the Week – BMCS Jonathan Graham

Last Thursday, Coast Guard Reserve Senior Chief Boatswains Mate and Vermont State Police Senior Trooper Jonathan Graham was awarded the Vermont State Police Lifesaving Award for his heroic actions on July 30, 2009. While on-duty as a State Trooper, Graham […]


Guardians of the Week – The Udland Family

Heroism takes many forms. This week’s Guardians of the Week are heroes not for their bravery and sacrifice on the battlefield but for their exceptional dedication and service to the community. BM1 Aaron Udland from Station Juneau, his wife Shannon, […]


Worth mentioning again

It was in the In the Coast Guard post yesterday, but it is worth linking another article about the Coast Guardsman who received the Silver Life Saving Medal for jumping into the frigid Puget Sound to save a life. Story […]


ItCG- Ice breakers a priority, a Silver Life Saving medal, repatriated migrants

ItCG (In the Coast Guard) posts are a daily feature in the Coast Guard Compass to cover media reports and blog pieces of interest. Ice breakers are a top priority for the Coast Guard when it comes to our emerging […]