Established 15 February 2012, Base Alameda provides a wide variety of services in direct support of Coast
Guard activities throughout the West Coast. Base Alameda departments
are Procurement and Contracting, Comptroller/Base Operations, Personnel Support, Health Services
and Work Life, Facilities Engineering, Naval Engineering and C4IT. Personnel Support
includes the management of approx 700 CG-owned Housing units, transportation of household goods,
the Child Development Center (CDC), Morale, Recreation and Welfare (MWR),
and personnel support services. Facilities maintenance is provided to all tenant commands
and detached units on Coast Guard Island Alameda, and industrial support is provided
throughout the West Coast.
Base Alameda is located on Coast Guard Island in Alameda, California and is home to a variety of tenant commands: Pacific Area and Defense Force West; Eleventh District; Maritime Intelligence Fusion Center Pacific (MIFCPAC), Sector San Francisco Prevention; Pacific Regional Fisheries Training Center (former Training Team West); Maritime Safety Security Team 91105; and homeport for three National Security Coast Guard Cutters: CGC BERTHOLF, the CGC WAESCHE and the CGC STRATTON. Other Base customers are CGIS Pacific Region, Legal Service Command West, DOL-43, DOL-42, CG-1211W, PSC Det. Alameda, Civil Rights Det. Region 3, SFLC Det. Alameda, SILC Det. Alameda, FORCECOM Alameda, and FORCECOM Armory.
A brief history of CG Island