Coast Guard Cutter Active

Far from home protecting lives and living marine resources

Maintaining safety at sea for mariners is one of the Coast Guard’s many missions. Coast Guard cutter crews along the west coast participate in a historic patrol known as the Bering Sea patrol ensuring a near constant presence in Alaska’s […]


UNALASKA, Alaska - A Coast Guard Cutter Sherman crewmember and an Unalaska Boy Scout stand at attention ready to lower and raise the National Ensign during a ceremony at the Bering Sea Patrol Monument at Mermorial Park in Unalaska Dec. 11, 2011. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Seaman Garrett Bockness.

Honoring the service of Bering Sea Patrol sailors

By Ensign Christopher Tarbell Coast Guard Cutter Sherman crewmembers and Boy Scouts participated in a ceremony replacing the weathered flags at the Bering Sea Patrol Monument at Memorial Park in Unalaska, Alaska, Dec. 11, 2011. During the ceremony the Boy […]