Posted By F0restPerson on 06 Mar 2018 12:15 AM
CPORJM, thanks for the reply. Could you specify what these activations were for? Where you went? What you did? Were these voluntary or involuntary activations?
2003-Involuntary, port security in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, Northern Arabian Gulf (Kuwait/Iraq)
2005-Voluntary for Operation Summerstock. This is a summer time operation to provide additional manpower to the CG stations on the Great Lakes which see an exponential increase in recreational boating traffic during that time of the year. I was assigned to Station Calumet Harbor, Chicago, IL.
2006-Involuntary. Assigned to address a manpower shortage at Coast Guard Investigative Service Detachment Los Angeles/Long Beach.
2010-Involuntary. Protection details for CG and other dignataries in New Orleans in the wake of the Deepwater Horizon disaster.
2015-Voluntary. Assigned to address a manpower shortage at Coast Guard Investigative Service Pacific Region Office, Alameda, CA