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June 28, 2010
By Bill Sizemore
© June 28, 2010
The Coast Guard cutter Legare is scheduled to return to Portsmouth at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday.
Crew size: 99 Coast Guardsmen
Leader: Cmdr. Kevin Carroll
Location of deployment: Mid-Atlantic Ocean
Deployed: May 28
Highlights: The Portsmouth-based Coast Guard cutter Legare was deployed in support of Operation Ocean Hunter, a mission to enforce fishery laws and regulations.
The Legare’s crew boarded and inspected 25 fishing vessels off the coasts of New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, Virginia and North Carolina during the 33-day cruise.