USCG Conducts Medical Evacuation of Vietnamese Fisherman from Purse Seiner in Micronesia
A Vietnamese fisherman is in better shape thanks to a U.S.Coast Guard boarding recently in the Pacific.
The crew of the USCGC Frederick Hatch (WPC 1143) medically evacuated a 31-year-old Vietnamese fisherman from the F/V Ocean Galaxy to a higher level of medical care in Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia, on Nov. 20.
The Frederick Hatch boarding team learned of the fisherman's injuries while conducting a bilateral fisheries boarding with an FSM Marine Police Officer aboard the Ocean Galaxy ...
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