Crew of the U.S. Coast Guard cutter Bertholf return home from after 164-day deployment. Photos from DVIDS


In honor of the Coast Guard’s Birthday, we want to hear from Coast Guard Members and their families. What do you wish others knew about your Coast Guard service or the challenges coastie families face at home?


Thank you for your service and sacrifices! Semper Paratus!


Photo from DVIDS used with no implied DoD endorsement.