The Coast Guard

Webster, W. Russell
March 2005
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Mar2005, Vol. 131 Issue 3, p98
Conference Proceeding
The article reports that the Foundation for Coast Guard History, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to assist the Coast Guard's history program and promote a better appreciation of the service on the part of the general public, has assembled some of the finest writers of Coast Guard material in its new book entitled "The Coast Guard." Readers are captivated from the start by a poignantly written foreword by veteran newsman Walter Cronkite, Honorary National Commander of the Coast Guard Auxiliary, the service's civilian volunteer arm.


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