Coast Guardsman promoted to lieutenant


POLAND – Carl Andrew Wilson was promoted to lieutenant in the Coast Guard on July 9 at Fort Meade, Md.

Wilson is the son of Christina Marie Kelly of Poland and grandson of William and Anna Wilson of Denver, Colo., and Katherine Sackett of Towson, Md.

After 14 years of enlistment, Wilson graduated from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy’s officer training school in New London, Conn., and received his commission in July 2003.

His past assignments have included the Honor Guard out of Washington, D.C., two tours at Barbers Point, Hawaii, and at Cape Cod in search and rescue, navigating the C-130 Hercules.