1932-Cadets moved into the newly constructed Coast Guard Academy at New London, Connecticut.
1944-Coast Guardsmen participated in the invasions of Peleliu and Angaur.
(Source: USCG Historian’s Office)
The U.K. Coastguards has been working through the night as parts of the U.K. have been hit by one of the largest tidal surges in decades.
Maritime Rescue Coordination Centres (MRCCs) at Stornoway,
The Canadian government has announced the award of two contracts totaling $1.1M to Northern Transportation Company Limited for Vessel Life Extension refit work
Within the last year, the United States Coast Guard (USCG) has issued several port state control (PSC) detentions due to inoperative water mist systems on vessels trading to the US.
Today in U.S. Naval History: December 6
1830 - Naval Observatory, the first U.S. national observatory, established at Washington, D.C., under commander of Lieutenant Louis Malesherbes.
Today in U.S. Naval History - December 5
1843 - Launching of USS Michigan at Erie, Penn., America's first iron-hulled warship, as well as first prefabricated ship.
Today in U.S. Naval History - December 4
1918 - President Woodrow Wilson sails in USS George Washington for Paris Peace Conference.
1943 - Aircraft from USS