Seneca returns home after 86-day patrol in Atlantic Ocean

March 30, 2019 – Coast Guard Cutter Seneca returned to its homeport in Boston Saturday after an 86-day patrol in the northern Atlantic Ocean. During the patrol, Seneca’s crew responded to four search and rescue cases. One notable case involved a disabled fishing boat taking on water 100 miles off shore during blizzard conditions. The crew rescued four fishermen and put the fishing boat in tow. The tow was later transferred to a 47-foot motor lifeboat crew from Station Rockland, Maine for escort to shore. Seneca boarding teams completed 31…

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