USCGC Frederick Hatch supports partners in the Federated States of Micronesia and Republic of Palau under Operation Rematau
Lt. Patrick Dreiss, commanding officer of the crew of the USCGC Frederick Hatch (WPC 1143), makes a trade with a child on Ulthi Atoll, on Feb. 21, 2024. The crew completed a significant operational patrol under Operation Rematau from Feb. 15 to March 4, 2024, reinforcing the U.S. Coast Guard's commitment to maritime safety, security, and environmental stewardship in the Pacific region. (U.S. Coast Guard photo)

Photo by: U.S. Coast Guard  |  VIRIN: 240221-G-G0020-8527.JPG