Division 4 District 8 Coastal Region - Sector New Orleans
Operations Ribbon granted to those who qualify in auxiliary operations programs.
Helo Ops(Helicopter Support / co-ordination Training)
The NEW Marine Safety Ribbon for those completing the Marine Safety Program and training towards the Trident device. A page on the Coast Guard Auxiliary obsolete ribbons ishere. (and while we're at it, a link to current ribbons, devices, uniforms, and insignia of the US Coast Guard auxiliary is here...)
Members of the Auxiliary have the opportunity to train in operational specialty courses. An AUXOP member has completed an upper number of specialty courses & is entitled to wear the special AUXOP device on the uniform.
CoastGuardAuxiliarySlidell8cr.us has changed
hey, everything changes.
The slidell flotilla (081-4-08) of the coast guard auxiliary operates on two seperate, but integrated, server farms.
The official, late breaking news and etc is hosted on the official district site at: http://a0810408.wow.uscgaux.info
expansion and backup pages are here on the secondary server.
U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 4-08 is located in Slidell, Louisiana. This all volunteer search and rescue organization serves the needs of the boating public in the areas of public education, vessel safety inspections, active Coast Guard augmentation, (watchstanding as well as Helo Ops and SAR coordination exercises) and on the water patrols. Flotilla 4-08 meets 19:00 hours on the second Wednesday of the month in Slidell, La. at Tammany Yacht Club in Eden Isles. The public is invited to attend and new members are always welcome.
"Volunteers receive no pay not because they are worthless, but because they are priceless." - unknown
Albums: photo album 2010 and HeloSupport2011
Photo gallery of TaskForce2010kreweOfBilge parade with STPSO, AD USCG, multiple aux vessels and some dudes that were either DWF or National Guard....
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