Rebecca Brinkley stands with her husband Lt. Matthew Brinkley, commanding officer aboard the CGC Mustang. Rebecca was announced as Coast Guard District 17 Military Spouse of the year. U.S. Coast Guard photo

Mustang commanding officer’s wife named District 17 spouse of the year

Rebecca Brinkley married Coast Guard Lt. Matthew Brinkley in 2010. As soon as she said said ‘I do’ Rebecca dove head first into her role as a Coast Guard spouse. Her support for her husband and his unit lead to Rebecca being named the 2016 Armed Forces Insurance Military Spouse of the Year for Coast Guard District 17.


Reaffirming a lifelong devotion

Story by Ensign Victoria Stockton. There’s always a turning point.  For those of us who serve our country, the day we raised our right hands and committed our lives to living out the Coast Guard Core Values of Honor, Respect, […]