Video: Coast Guard Sector New Orleans Transfers Command
Video by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ryan Tippets
Capt. Philip Schifflin relieved Capt. Peter Gautier as commander of Coast Guard Sector New Orleans in an official change-of-command ceremony at the port of New Orleans, June 27, 2014. The change-of-command ceremony is a time-honored tradition and deeply rooted in Coast Guard and Naval history. The event signifies a total transfer of responsibility, authority and accountability for the command. U.S. Coast Guard video by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ryan Tippets.