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Historic Events
The Commandant, Admiral Owen Siler, waits to introduce two of the first women to be assigned to sea duty on board a Coast Guard cutter at a 22 June 1977 press conference. Left to right: BM3 Debra Lee Wilson, ENS Beverly G. Kelley, ADM Owen W. Siler.

DAILY CHRONOLOGY OF COAST GUARD HISTORY

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AMERICAN MILITARY UNIVERSITY USCG AVIATION DURING THE VIETNAM WAR A TERM PAPER SUBMITTED TO
DR. JOSEPH DIRENZO III MILS 650 BY THOMAS KALISZ
WASHINGTON DC AUGUST 2009
KALISZTHOMASCGAVIATIONVTN...
The Quarterdeck Log Vol 26, No 3
Naval Operating Base “Cactus” and Coast Guard Operations in the Battle for Guadalcanal by William H. Thiesen
GUADALCANAL10-2011.PDF
Report of the Preliminary Results of the Aeroarctic Expedition with "Graf Zeppelin," 1931 Lincoln Ellsworth; Edward H. Smith
Geographical Review, Vol. 22, No. 1. (Jan., 1932), pp. 61-82.
GEOGRAPHICALREVIEWARTICLE...
U.S. Coast Guard History Program
Squadron One Duty On Board the Point Banks by LCDR Larry Fuchs
FUCHSPOINTBANKSVIETNAMART...
Coast Guard Manned Naval Vessels of World War II by Robert Erwin Johnson
CGMANNEDVESSELS.PDF
The Coast Guard along the North Atlantic Coast by Dennis Noble and Kenneth Arbogast
CGNORTHATLANTIC.PDF
The Coast Guard and the Pacific War by Robert Browning Jr
CGPACWAR.PDF
The Coast Guard in the Pacific Northwest by Dennis Noble
CGPACNW.PDF
The Coast Guard at Normandy by Scott Price
CGATNORMANDY.PDF
THE COAST GUARD AT WAR
AIDS TO NAVIGATION XV
JULY 1, 1949
APPENDIX A
NOTE: ETCM Bill Dietz, USCG (Ret.) transcribed the following from the Coast Guard at War official history series.  NOTE: UNIT 335 was located at Point Ritidian, Guam as the Group Office.
CGATWARATON.PDF
The Beach Patrol and Corsair Fleet by Dennis Noble
BEACHPATROLCORSAIRFLEET.PDF
AMERICAN INTELLIGENCE JOURNAL THE MAGAZINE FOR INTELLIGENCE PROFESSIONALS
Guardian Spies:
The Story of Coast Guard Intelligence in World War II
by LCDR (USCG) Michael E. Bennett
BENNETTAMERICANINTELLIGEN...
Studies in Intelligence Journal of the American Intelligence Professional Unclassified extracts from Studies in Intelligence Volume 52, Number 4
(December 2008) Center for the Study of Intelligence
Guardian Spies The US Guard and OSS Maritime Operations
During World War II 13 by LCDR Michael Bennett, USCG
BENNETTCGOSS2008.PDF
The Defense of the Revenue Cutter Eagle; or a New View on Negro Head by Melvin H. Jackson Associate Curator Division of Naval History Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C.
1812EAGLEJACKSONMELVIN002...
The Great Ohio, Mississippi River Valley Flood of 1937 by Christopher Havern
1937MISSFLOODHAVERN2011.PDF
Brief Sketch of the Naval History of the United States Coast Guard with Citations of Various Statues Defining its Military Status from 1790 to 1922
Press of Byron S. Adams Washington, D.C.
1922NAVALHISTORYOFUSCG.PDF
The U.S. Coast Guard of the 21st Century

President's Interagency Task Force
on United States Coast Guard
Roles and Missions
Washington, D.C.
January 2000
http://www.uscg.mil/news/rolesandmissions.html
21STCENTURY.PDF
U.S. Coast Guard History Program
Loss of the U. S. Revenue Schooner Gallatin, 1 April 1813 in Charleston Harbor, South Carolina
1812GALLATINLOSSCHARLESTO...
Lieutenant Eliot Winslow, Kapitanleutnant Johann-Heinrich Fehler and the Surrender of the Nazis' Top-Secret Submarine, U-234 by William Thiesen
SEAHISTORY142 ELIOTWINSLO...
Captain John A. Henriques Found of the Revenue Cutter Service School of Instruction, later known as the Coast Guard Academy by William Thiesen
HENRIQUES_CGAAB_2015.PDF