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The Long Blue Line: A wartime rescue by Cutter Argo 75 years ago
Sat, 04 May 2019 10:03:56 +0000
Originally Posted by Diana Sherbs, Thursday, March 28, 2019 This blog is part of a series honoring the long blue line of Coast Guard men and women who served before us. Stay tuned as we highlight the customs, traditions, history and heritage of the Coast Guard. Written by William H. Thiesen, Ph.D.Coast Guard Atlantic Area Historian Cutter […]
Legacy of Light: Oldest west coast light marks ‘The Rock’
Thu, 02 May 2019 14:01:05 +0000
Originally Posted by Diana Sherbs, Wednesday, March 27, 2019 Written by Walter T. Ham IV The 22-acre Alcatraz Island is visited by approximately 1,750,000 tourists a year. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Barry Bena. The Alcatraz Lighthouse not only guides mariners through the San Francisco Bay but also welcomes tourists to […]
The Journalist rating
Wed, 17 Apr 2019 09:33:57 +0000
Originally Posted by Diana Sherbs, Monday, March 25, 2019 Written by Lt. Cmdr. Matthew Kroll In a service with limited resources to research its own history, many Coast Guard stories of the past remain untold or unknown. Additionally, the smaller communities outside of cutter and aviation forces get lost in the complex identity of a […]