Petty Officer 1st Class James Ballard

Shipmate of the Week – BM1 James Ballard

  Whether they are driving a cutter’s small boat, at the wheel of a station’s utility boat or taking the helm of a marine safety and security team’s response boat, coxswains are at the pointed end of the spear of […]


Guardian of the Week – BM1 Tim Burns

Coast Guard coxswains, the service’s small boat drivers, have a long and proud history.  From the Persian Gulf to Pea Island, from Normandy to Nantucket, coxswains have answered the call.  Our Guardian of the Week was awarded the Cmdr. Ray […]