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Casualties, Navy and Coast Guard Ships, WW II  Popular

Casualties: US Navy and Coast Guard Vessels, Sunk or Damaged Beyond Repair during World War II, 7 December 1941-1 October 1945
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Coast Guard Foundation  Popular

A nonprofit organization which supports the United States Coast Guard
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COAST GUARD STORIES  Popular

This is the real day to day history of the Coast Guard life written by the people who lived it.
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Coast Guard Warriors - Part of the Mix.  Popular

Pictures and stories from people who have served in the Coast Guard
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CoastieChicks.net  Popular

An un-official Coast Guard support group for families and friends.
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Foundation for CG History  Popular

Dedicated to promote the recognition, and prestige of the United States Coast Guard
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Freds Place  Popular

Welcome to Fred's Place. This site is dedicated to all "Coasties", Active, Retired, Reserve, Auxiliary, Veterans, SPARS, our Civilian co-workers and the Friends and Family of Coasties everywhere.
Added on: 31-Dec-2001 | hits: 3685
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Freemasonry & the USS Coast Guard Cutter Bear  Popular

A lodge of Freemasonry's tie with the USS Bear, the Coast Guard Cutter
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Ken Laesser's Coast Guard History Page  Popular

Unofficial. 1500 pages of pictures, stories, and facts on the nation's oldest continuous sea service
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Tamaroa Maritime Foundation  Popular

This is a well organized site detailing the history of the former USCGC Tamaroa aka USS Zuni (1943-46). As the Zuni she won 4 battle stars in the pacific. As the Tamaroa she spent 5 decades on search and rescue patrols in the North Atlantic. Perhaps her most famous case was the rescue of the downed airmen in the Storm of the century. The Tamaroa's exploits were recorded both on a PBS documentary about the storm and also in the Block buster motion picture the PERFECT STORM.
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The 109th Philippine Coast Guard Auxiliary Squadron Website  Popular

The support group of the Philippine Coast Guard composed of dedicated and civic-spirited personnel
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The U. S. Coast Guard  Popular

The U.S.Coast Guard site provides maritime safety,law enforcement,recreational boating safety, and environmental protection information for merchant mariners, recreational boaters, fishermen, shipbuilders and governments.
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The US Coast Guard Idlers  Popular

Men's chorus specializing in sea chanties and patriotic tunes
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US Coast Guard Navigation Center  Popular

News, updates and advisories. Links to local US Coast Guards sites
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Welcome to INDIAN COAST GUARD WEB SITE  Popular

government of india, indian armed forces,indian maritime zone.
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This Day in History
1863: Confederate General John Bell Hood is officially removed as commander of the Army of Tennessee.

1870: Declaring he did not care whether or not it was the rebellious band of Indians he had been searching for, Colonel Eugene Baker orders his men to attack a sleeping camp of peaceful Blackfeet along the Marias River in northern Montana.

1941: Charles A. Lindbergh, a national hero since his nonstop solo flight across the Atlantic, testifies before the House Foreign Affairs Committee on the Lend-Lease policy-and suggests that the United States negotiate a neutrality pact with Hitler. He eventually contributed to the war effort, though, flying 50 combat missions over the Pacific.

1949: The Communist Chinese forces begin their advance on Nanking.

1951: Thirty-three F-84s of the U.S. Air Forces 27th Fighter-Escort Wing engaged 30 MiG-15s in a dogfight over the skies of Sinuiju. In less than a minute Captains Allen McGuire and William Slaughter each destroyed a MiG while First Lieutenant Jacob Kratt scored two kills, the first double MiG kill of the war.

1951: U.S. First Marine Division elements attacked guerrilla concentrations in the vicinity of Andong.

1953: The U.S. Air Forces 18th Fighter-Bomber Wing flew the last F-51 Mustang mission of the war.

1968: The USS Pueblo is attacked and seized by four North Korean torpedo boats, a N. Korean sub chaser ship and two Mig jets. The Pueblo is 15.8 miles off Wonsan, N. Korea, and in International waters. No American planes are scrambled from South Korea and except through diplomatic efforts, no attempt is made to recover the ship or its crew. One crew member is killed as a result of the attack and the crew is held in captivity for eleven months before being released.

1973: President Richard Nixon claims that Vietnam peace has been reached in Paris and that the POWs would be home in 60 days.

1986: The U.S. begins maneuvers off the Libyan coast.