All members of the USCG Auxiliary are members of a local Flotilla. The USCG Auxiliary structure operates from a local Flotilla to National operations
On June 23, 1939, the Congress passed legislation that established the Coast Guard Reserve, its volunteer civilian component, to promote boating safety and to facilitate the operations of the USCG.
Lake Norman, NC Flotilla 26-01-5SR
The Auxiliary Operations Division supports water surface operations, public education, vessel examinations, marine protection, and extensive training