Welcome to the Flotilla 2-4, District 13 Web Site
OUR MEETING LOCATION HAS CHANGED
Effective 27 September we will be meeting at the Center for Wooden Boats, 1010 Valley Street, at the South End of Lake Union. The meeting will start at 1900. Come and join us in our new space.
Flotilla 24 meets monthly at 1900 on the 4th Tuesday of each month at downtown Seattle's Center for Wooden Boats (1010 Valley Street at the South End of Lake Union). We support operations around the Seattle area. Currently we are the largest flotilla in District 13 with 75+ members with varying
ages, backgrounds, and genders. Our members represent a broad
cross-section of both job and life experience. Come join us!
We proudly support the active duty US Coast Guard through a variety of activities and missions. Some of what we do includes:
- Providing recreational boating safety education and demonstrations.
- Conducting free Vessel Safety checks for boaters.
- Performing water and air-based maritime security patrols.
- Maintaining aids to navigation.
- Augmenting emergency communications.
- Participating in Auxiliary public affairs activities at events such as the Seattle Boat Show, Seafair, Alki Point Lighthouse and the District 13 color guard.
- Having fun!
How about you?
Are you interested in doing something meaningful that supports your country,
offers you the chance to get valuable training and other benefits,
and can easily fit into the time you have available?
We're always interested in talking with prospective members!
Contact us today via this simple form -- just click the Flotilla 24 checkbox!
2016 Flotilla Staff Officers Sworn In:
The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary is the uniformed volunteer component of the United States Coast Guard. Created by an Act of Congress in 1939, the Auxiliary directly supports the Coast Guard in all missions, except military actions. We conduct safety patrols on local waterways, assist the Coast Guard with homeland security duties, teach boating safety classes, conduct free vessel safety checks for the public, as well as many other activities.
The Coast Guard’s philosophy is to be SEMPER PARATUS (ALWAYS READY) against all threats and all hazards. The Coast Guard Auxiliary is an integral part of that philosophy and the Coast Guard Forces. The Auxiliary has members in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, and Guam.
The Auxiliary supports its members through local unit meetings, regional conferences and enjoys heartfelt fellowship with each other.
You do not have to own a boat or
participate in water-based operations to join the Auxiliary!
2016 Flotilla Bridge
Flotilla Commander Efrem Krisher
Flotilla Vice Commander Debra Alderman