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U.S. Coast Guard Historian's Office
2703 Martin Luther King, Jr., Ave, SE
Washington, DC 20593-7031


U.S. Coast Guard Museum
Coast Guard Academy - Waesche Hall
15 Mohegan Ave
New London, CT 06320-8100

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Commemorations

Please search the image and resource galleries at the bottom of the page for images, articles, documents and publications detailing the Coast Guard's involvement in World War I, World War II, and Vietnam

Click on each sub-page for updated commemorative event information.

Commemorations:

- The U. S. Coast Guard & U.S. Lighthouse Service in World War I: 100th Year Anniversary

- The U. S. Coast Guard in World War II: 75th Year Anniversary

- The U. S. Coast Guard in Vietnam: 50th Year Anniversary

 

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Resources
U.S. Coast Guard History Program
The Saga of Samantha By Bill Verge, USCG (Ret.)
VERGEBILLSAGAOFSAMANTHA.PDF
Tars and Spars the Coast Guard Show a Tabloid Musical Revue by Howard Dietz and Lieut. Vernon Duke
TARS&SPARS-300-01.PDF
U.S. Coast Guard History Program
U.S. Coast Guard Rescue Flotilla One
by Scott Price
USCGRESCUEFLOTILLAONEHIST...
U.S. Coast Guard History Program
U.S. Coast Guard Rescue Flotilla One
USCGRESCUEFLOTILLAONEHIST...
The Coast Guard at War the Pacific Landings VI Prepared in the Historical Section Public Information Division US Coast Guard Headquarters March 15, 1946
USCGATWAR-PACIFICLANDINGS...
The Coast Guard at War Dec. 7, 1941 - July 18, 1944 Marine Inspection XIII Prepared in the Historical Section Public Information Division US Coast Guard Headquarters July 31, 1944
USCGATWAR-MARINEINSPECTIO...
The Coast Guard at War North African Landings IX Prepared in the Historical Section Public Information Division US Coast Guard Headquarters June 1, 1946
USCGATWAR-NORTHAFRICANLAN...
The Coast Guard at War Landing in France XI Prepared in the Historical Section Public Information Division US Coast Guard Headquarters September 1, 1946
USCGATWAR-LANDINGSINFRANC...
The Coast Guard at War Lost Cutters VIII Prepared in the Historical Section Public Information Division US Coast Guard Headquarters July 1, 1947
USCGATWAR-LOSTCUTTERS.PDF
The Coast Guard at War The Temporary Component of the Coast Guard Reserve XX Prepared in the Historical Section Public Information Division US Coast Guard Headquarters January 1, 1948
USCGATWAR-TEMPORARYRESERV...
The Coast Guard at War Women's Reserve XXII A Prepared in the Historical Section Public Information Division US Coast Guard Headquarters April 15, 1946
USCGATWAR-SPARS.PDF
The Coast Guard at War Weather Patrol VII Prepared in the Historical Section Public Information Division US Coast Guard Headquarters June 1, 1949
USCGATWAR-WEATHERPATROL.PDF
The Coast Guard at War Sicily - Italy Landings X Prepared in the Historical Section Public Information Division US Coast Guard Headquarters July 1, 1946
USCGATWAR-SICILYITALYLAND...
The Coast Guard at War Port Security XVIII Prepared in the Historical Section Public Information Division US Coast Guard Headquarters September 1, 1949
USCGATWAR-PORTSECURITY.PDF
The Coast Guard at War Personnel XXV Prepared in the Historical Section Public Information Division US Coast Guard Headquarters May 1, 1950
USCGATWAR-PERSONNEL.PDF
The Coast Guard at War Aids to Navigation XV Prepared in the Historical Section Public Information Division US Coast Guard Headquarters July 1, 1949
USCGATWAR-ATON.PDF
The Coast Guard at War Alaska III Prepared in the Historical Section Public Information Division US Coast Guard Headquarters February 15, 1946
USCGATWAR-ALASKA.PDF
The Coast Guard at War Assistance XIV Volume 1 Prepared in the Historical Section Public Information Division US Coast Guard Headquarters October 30, 1944
USCGATWAR-ASSISTANCE.PDF
The Coast Guard at War Greenland Patrol II Prepared in the Historical Section Public Information Division US Coast Guard Headquarters July 15, 1945
USCGATWAR-GREENLANDPATROL...
The Coast Guard at War Intelligence XII Prepared in the Historical Section Public Information Division US Coast Guard Headquarters January 1, 1949
USCGATWAR-INTELLIGENCE.PDF