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Faded color image of Chaplain Lt. Roland Gittelsohn in the field at Iwo Jima. (
The Long Blue Line: The Sermon—never forget the heroes of Iwo Jima
May 26, 2023
Dedication of 5th Marine Division Cemetery, Iwo Jima, 21 March 1945

U.S. Standard drink sizes
0-1-2-3: What are the low-risk drinking guidelines?
May 25, 2023
Are they more important than relaxing with an adult beverage?

Coast Guard Office of Leadership graphic
2023 Inspirational Award Winners
May 25, 2023
The eight award winners each displayed expertise in their field and rousing leadership of their teams.

Chief Petty Officer Gentry celebrates his advancement to E7 with his wife, Ashley, and daughter, Abby, on Oct. 22, 2021, at the River Front Park in North Charleston, South Carolina. Photo taken by Ms. Marianne Johnson.
“The impact we have globally and in our communities” - Why CPO Gentry serves at sea 
May 24, 2023
This is the third in a series of articles where cuttermen discuss why they go to sea. 

Members of team Seymour participate in a motorcycle safety course at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina Dec. 14, 2021. Basic riding course is mandated by the Air Force for all service members who wish to ride motorcycles. (U.S. Air Force courtesy photo by Airman 1st Class Hadley Neish)
Motorcycle safety month
May 23, 2023
Being that May is motorcycle safety month, riders of all levels need to go through a few safety checks.