In honor of Veterans Day, we've created a series of social media icons you can upload to your profile. Coast Guard veterans, moms, dads and spouses can click the image above to be taken to the Coast Guard Visual Imagery database to download the icon of their choice. (Coast Guard illustration by Petty Officer 3rd Class Cory Mendenhall)

Dear Coast Guard Family: Advice from an Assignment Officer

Once a month, Coast Guard All Hands will feature “Dear Coast Guard Family,” a column for Coast Guard families by Coast Guard spouse Rachel Conley. This month, Conley interviews an assignment officer.