HOUSTON — Coast
Guard Marine Safety Unit Texas City is hosting a ceremony in memoriam of Senior
Chief Petty Officer James Pavini and Chief Petty Officer Charles Blome Jr. in
Texas City, Texas, Friday.
WHO: The Coast Guard Enlisted Petty Officers
Association, Chief Petty Officers Association, the Chief Warrant Officers
Association, and the Officers Wardroom will commemorate the 25th anniversary of
the memoriam by placing a plaque at the unit in honor of Pavini's and Blome's
WHAT: 25th anniversary
memoriam ceremony for Senior Chief Petty Officer James Pavini and Chief
Petty Officer Charles Blome Jr.
WHEN: Friday, July 12,
2019 at 10:00 a.m.
WHERE: 3101 FM 2004
Texas City, TX 77591
In 1994, Pavini and
Blome lost their lives in the line of duty in a helicopter crash while flying
offshore to conduct a vessel exam.
Media wishing to attend should contact Public Affairs
Detachment Texas at 832-293-1293 by Thursday. Media should arrive for the
ceremony no later than 9:30 a.m.
Please visit Marine
Safety Unit Texas City’s Facebook
page for event updates.