CGC BRIDLE

Document Sample
CGC BRIDLE Powered By Docstoc
					                               UNIT INFORMATION

DATE SHEET FILLED OUT: 22 May 2012 District 1                          page 1 of 3

UNIT NAME:     D1 - USCGC BRIDLE (WYTL 65607)




Personal Mailing Address:   (YOUR NAME)
                            USCGC BRIDLE (WYTL 65607)
                            P. O. BOX 5000
                            SOUTHWEST HARBOR, ME 04679

Commercial Phone #          (207) 244-4290    Fax:(207) 244-4292

Unit’s Missions: Domestic Ice Breaking, Aids to Navigation, Search and Rescue
Typical SA/SN Job Assignment: Deck Maintenance, Helmsman / Lookout, Inport
Watchstander
Inport Watch for SA/SN INPORT: OOD/ 1 IN 3 with sliding weekends
Underway Watch for SA/SN: Port/STBD rotation for QMOW
UNIT NAME:      D1 - USCGC BRIDLE (WYTL 65607)                              Page 2 of 3


Reporting Procedures:
Uniform : BRAVO/ TROPICAL BLUE LONG (SEASONAL – check with sponsor)
Normal working hours 0800 to 1600, if member expect to arrive after hours, specific
instruction will be given on berthing / messing arrangements and where to report. If unit
is underway, Contact XPO with expected arrival date and specific instructions will be
given on when and where to report.

If sponsor is not available, apprentice should ask for: Executive Petty Officer
(XPO)

How much personal storage space: Minimum-under rack
Uniform normally worn during the workday: ODU
Recommended uniform items in addition to seabag issue: None

Ratings present at the unit: MK,BM

Name of nearest city and distance: ELLSWORTH 25 MILES

Name of nearest military facility and distance: BANGOR AIR NAT. GUARD, 50
miles

Location of nearest exchange and commissary: EXCHANGE- ON BASE (small)
                                         COMMISSARY-Bangor Air Nat. Guard

Religious denominations in the area: ALL

Common destinations of deployments: Jonesport, Penobscot River (Bangor),
Rockland, Kennebec River(Gardiner)

Unit Mutual Assistance Representative / Phone # : LT Holbrook 207-244-4201
What type of continuing education is available within immediate area?
Univ. of Maine, Ellsworth, SFO schedules Endicott College at the base regularly through
Tuition Assistance.


     ANY OTHER INFO A NEWLY ARRIVING APPRENTICE NEEDS TO KNOW:
Having a vehicle is a plus because of the distance to off base locations. Also, winters
are pretty harsh and walking and biking are not an option.
UNIT NAME:     D1 - USCGC BRIDLE (WYTL 65607)                         Page 3 of 3


                        MEMBER WITHOUT DEPENDENTS

Is messing available: Member will receive BAS. Messing available on base while in
port at a cost, underway member purchases own food and brings to cook on board.

Quarters and/or barracks available: YES
Rate of auto insurance for the typical 18-20 year old, single male:$180-200/month
 Where will a single non-rate more than likely live: BARRACKS ONLY
Should member submit Housing application to housing office: NO, unit will notify
housing manager.
Where do most people bank: THE FIRST / 1-207-244-5594, USAA
Is there a credit union in the area: Yes
Is there a mall in the area: Yes, Ellsworth (40 min)    How many stores? 10+
                                   Bangor (70 min)                        40+


                          MEMBER WITH DEPENDENTS

Cost of average two bedroom apartment in the area: Varies $700-1200 with or
without utilities.

BAH rate for an E-2/3: $1056

Is government owned housing available: YES, Govt housing is mandatory unless a
release is granted call housing office for current wait times.

Housing office phone number: (207) 244-4225       fax #: (207) 244-4244

Where do most dependents live: Southwest Harbor, Ellsworth.

Rate of auto insurance for the typical young family: $ 160-200/month (USAA)

Where do most dependents receive medical care: Local, Southwest Harbor
                                go to school: Local, Southwest Harbor

What level of TRICARE is available in the area: PRIME Remote and Met Life Dental

Is it advisable to bring dependents when first reporting aboard: Yes – ensure
housing arrangements are made prior to arrival.

				
DOCUMENT INFO
Shared By:
Categories:
Tags:
Stats:
views:7
posted:8/30/2012
language:Latin
pages:3