Alameda-based Coast Guard Cutter returns home after living marine resources protection mission in the Bering Sea

ALAMEDA, Calif.—An Alameda-based Coast Guard Cutter returned home to Alameda, Tuesday afternoon, after a successful 63-day deployment protecting living marine resources among the fishing fleets in the Bering Sea. The 126-person crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf conducted 26 […]


Kingsville, Ohio, native a paramedic level emergency medical technician serving in the Arctic

Written by Petty Officer 1st Class Timothy Tamargo Seaman Laura Roesch, a deckhand on the Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf, deployed Aug. 21 with the ship to the Arctic Ocean as part of the Coast Guard’s Operation Arctic Shield mission. Roesch […]


San Clemente, Calif., native deploys to the Arctic aboard a Coast Guard Cutter

Written by Petty Officer 1st Class Timothy Tamargo Seaman Stephen House, a deckhand on the Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf, deployed Aug. 21 with the ship to the Arctic Ocean as part of the Coast Guard’s Operation Arctic Shield mission. House […]


El Paso, Texas, native is a shipboard rescue swimmer serving in the Arctic

Written by Petty Officer 1st Class Timothy Tamargo Seaman Bailey Tooke, a deckhand on the Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf, deployed Aug. 21 with the ship to the Arctic Ocean as part of the Coast Guard’s Operation Arctic Shield mission. Tooke […]


Wauseon, Ohio, serves as a rescue swimmer aboard the Cutter Bertholf in the Arctic

  Written by Petty Officer 1st Class Timothy Tamargo Seaman Phil Hodges, a deckhand on the Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf, deployed Aug. 21 with the ship to the Arctic Ocean as part of the Coast Guard’s Operation Arctic Shield mission. […]


Belmont Shore, Calif., native deploys as part of Operation Arctic Shield 2012

   Written by Petty Officer 1st Class Timothy Tamargo  Seaman Kevin Dunstan, a deckhand on the Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf, deployed Aug. 21 with the ship to the Arctic Ocean as part of the Coast Guard’s Operation Arctic Shield mission. […]


South Lake, Texas, native deploys on Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf in the Arctic

   Written by Petty Officer 1st Class Timothy Tamargo Seaman Jason Daffer, a deckhand on the Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf, deployed Aug. 21 with the ship to the Arctic Ocean as part of the Coast Guard’s Operation Arctic Shield mission. […]


Coeur D’Alene, Idaho, native deploys aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf to the Arctic

  Written by Petty Officer 1st Class Timothy Tamargo Seaman Harrison Bullard, a deckhand on the Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf, deployed Aug. 21 with the ship to the Arctic Ocean as part of the Coast Guard’s Operation Arctic Shield mission. […]


Crew of Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf conducts outreach in Wainwright

  The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf, Wainwright Mayor’s Office, local search and rescue personnel and community leaders met to discuss Coast Guard Arctic Shield 2012, Wednesday.   The Bertholf is one of many Coast Guard units that […]


From the deck plate of the Bertholf: Alaska Patrol

As one of the Coast Guard’s newest assets, the national security cutters bring operational capabilities the fleet needs for mission success. The enlisted crew of the service’s first NSC continue to share their unique perspective on how the fleet’s newest […]