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Brian M. Salerno


Brian Salerno was commissioned in 1976 through the Coast Guard Officer Candidate School. He retired as a U.S. Coast Guard Vice Admiral in 2012.

AWARDS AND CITATIONS

Coast Guard Distinguished Service Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Global War on Terror

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Vice Admiral Brian M. Salerno, United States Coast Guard, was awarded the Coast Guard Distinguished Service Medal for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a position of great responsibility to the Government of the United States, culminating as Deputy Commandant for Operations, U.S. Coast Guard, from 2010 to 2012. The singularly distinctive accomplishments of Vice Admiral Salerno culminate a long and distinguished career in the service of his country and his dedicated contributions reflect the highest credit upon himself and the United States Coast Guard.

Action Date: May 2010 - 2012

Service: Coast Guard

Rank: Vice Admiral

Legion of Merit

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Awarded for actions during the Global War on Terror

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Vice Admiral Brian M. Salerno, United States Coast Guard, was awarded the Legion of Merit for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States.

Service: Coast Guard

Rank: Vice Admiral

Legion of Merit

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Awarded for actions during the Global War on Terror

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Vice Admiral Brian M. Salerno, United States Coast Guard, was awarded a Gold Star in lieu of a Second Award of the Legion of Merit for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States.

Service: Coast Guard

Rank: Vice Admiral