USCG Cutter Morro Bay in Transit

USCG Cutter Morrow Bay (WTGB 106), based in Cleveland, Ohio, made passage between the southeast side of South Bass Island and Kelleys Island this afternoon.  The cutter was commissioned March 28, 1981 at the Reserve Training Center in Yorktown, VA and served there until 1998.

MORRO BAY is the sixth Bay Class Icebreaker. While stationed at Training Center Yorktown, MORROW BAY was involved in training and operations on the Chesapeake Bay. She shifted  homeport to Cleveland, Ohio, in the summer of 2014.  Unit Missions include Icebreaking, Homeland Security Patrols, Light House Projects, Law Enforcement, and Public Affairs.