Ian Joshua completed United States Coast Guard Basic Training on Nov. 23, 2021, at Cape May, NJ.  During the KILO-201 Company graduation ceremony, he was promoted to the rank of Fireman and selected to join the Aids To Navigation Unit at Woods Hole, MA.

Ian is a 2021 graduate of Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School.  He was a member of the Raiders Marching Band, an Eagle Scout with BSA Troop 104, and Boatswain of Sea Scout Ship 243.