[ Added Aug 25th, 2013 by Miguel Baez ]
City & County of Honolulu Ocean Safety Officer (Lifeguard) Miguel Baez was visiting Tsujido Beach in Shonan, Japan for the first time. While there at the beach he rescued a distressed swimmer being swept out by strong currents and surf on July 6, 2013. Here he is pictured at the Le Coinnaisseur Cigar Bar in Japan smoking a Cohiba Maduro 5 in celebration of the highlights of his trip. He also serves as a First Sergeant for the U.S. Army where he provides leadership and training to 197 Soldiers.