Jason Rahlek was born and raised in the southern part of Mississippi. Jason enlisted in the Marine Corps at 17, making 3 deployments to Okinawa as well as the invasion of Iraq in 2003. Jason left the Corps in 2005 and went to work as a contractor at one of 1st Armies Mob Centers.
In 2006 he joined the Coast Guard as a mechanic. His first unit was a cutter which operated primarily in the Gulf of Mexico working counter narcotics and migrant operation,then deploying back to the Persian Gulf in support of the Navy.
After that Jason was assigned to a Buoy Tender covering most of the Gulf of Mexico. Then finally being assigned to a Small Boat Station working search and rescue(SAR) and recreational boating safety.
Jason joins us today to discuss boating safety, while he speaks with Coast Guard experience please note that he does not speak today on behalf of the Coast Guard but rather as a member of the TSP community.
Resources for today’s show…
- Join the Members Brigade
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- The Year 24
- Walking To Freedom
- TSP Gear
- The Granddaddy’s Gun Club
- Bullhead Fishing Forum – A new little site I started
- Virtual Boat Safety Check
- Request a Vessel Safety Check
- USCG Boating Safety Website
- Great Depression Cooking – Youtube Channel of the Day
- So Long Astoria – The Ataris
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