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Coast Guard Honors Local Vets

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Several Coast Guards stationed at Sector Humboldt Bay honored a dozen local veterans for their service at a ceremony on Monday. The Coast Guard has been celebrating veterans services at the Adult Day Health Care of Mad River for the past six years.


A dozen local veterans were given pens with American flags for their services. Veterans from various different branches of the military at different eras from the Vietnam to World War II were honored.