By Seapower staffDespite pandemic restrictions, the Massachusetts Bay Council has continued to remotely present Enlisted Person of the Year awards to outstanding servicemen, via their commands.
The most recent went to Yeoman Second Class Rebecca Burke at Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod. In August, an award went to Machinery Technician 1st Class Joseph R. Gagnon at Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England. am. The awards include certificates and cash awards.
Sector Southeastern New England’s area of responsibility covers more than 3,000 square miles of offshore waters and 1,200 miles of coast-line in Rhode Island and southern Massachusetts, including Cape Code and the islands.