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The Long Blue Line: The Tampa—a legacy of courage!
Wed, 24 Jun 2020 20:42:24 +0000
 By mamanning1in History onJune 14, 2020No comments Nora L. Chidlow, Archivist, United States Coast GuardArlyn S. Danielson, Curator, United States Coast Guard Launched in 1912 and christened the Miami, Coast Guard Cutter Tampa was part of a small but nimble fleet of revenue cutters that patrolled American coastal waters. After the sinking of Titanic on April 14, 1912, […]
Happy 81st Birthday U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary!
Tue, 23 Jun 2020 23:18:59 +0000
U.S. Coast GuardJune 23 at 7:58 PM ·  The #USCGAUX serves as the volunteer component of the #USCGWorkforce. Auxiliarists promote recreational #boatingsafety and act as a continuous force-multiplier for the Coast Guard year round. Our Auxiliary shipmates help keep the boating public safe by teaching boating safety courses and providing FREE vessel safety checks to ensure your boat is in […]
Research and Development Center tests safety gear to protect four-footed heroes
Sat, 20 Jun 2020 20:43:16 +0000
 By jgarme2in Operations, Readiness onJune 23, 2020No comments What do the Super Bowl, presidential inaugurations and maritime mass transit have in common? Coast Guard K-9 units on duty to serve and protect. While the Coast Guard’s K-9 units are stationed at major ports with a primary focus on maritime mass transit, their expertise in explosives detection makes them uniquely […]