Foundation Presents $5,000 Morale Gift at Coast Guard Cutter Tezanos Commissioning

Posted on September 01, 2016

The Coast Guard commissioned the 18th fast-response cutter into the fleet at a ceremony in San Juan, Puerto Rico on August 26. Coast Guard Foundation Trustee Robert Montgomery presented the crew with a $5,000 gift for their morale fund during the ceremony.

The Tezanos is the latest vessel to be commissioned as part of the Coast Guard’s continuing fleet modernization efforts and is designed to conduct maritime drug interdiction, search and rescue, national defense, and other Coast Guard missions.