On August 4, 2022, Traverse City Mayor Richard Lewis proclaimed August as Coast Guard month in Traverse City The proclamation was read at a ceremony that was held at the Coast Guard City “Guardian Monument” on Front Street. The proclamation states that “the City of Traverse City is proud to continue its support for the […]
Coast Guard Public Affairs Detachment and local Public Affairs Office has created to showcase some of the missions performed by personnel of Air Station Traverse City. Link to the video
CGAA Chapter Liaison Mark Benjamin 1665, presents a donation check from the Traverse City Chapter toRebecca Bigelow, Executive Director, Reining Liberty Ranch in Traverse City. The Ranch offers community-based programs that serve veterans, their families and other disabled and at-risk individuals within the Grand Traverse Area.
On Memorial Day at Grand Traverse Area Veterans Park Several bricks are placed around the various memorials at the Park Mark Benjamin 1665, along with Traverse City Chapter Coordinator Curt Erickson P-5458 Photo by Tom Haase 1948. Brick is dedicated to HM2 Kaehler. Killed in an HH-3F crash off shore Cape Cod, the Coast Guard […]
Starting at the Chapter sign and working clock-wise: Tim Goldsmith P-3270; Mark Benjamin 1665; Dennis Fox; Santa Greg Caskie RS-220; Tom Haase 1948; Fritz Barrett USAF Liaison; Traverse City Chapter Coordinator Curt Erickson P-5458; Thad Saur P-5774; Chuck Billadeau P-5069; Bill Biggar 1975.