Cost Guard Rescues Itself

May 2012
Nebraska Life;May/Jun2012, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p35
The article reports on the efforts by the 17-member crew of the Cutter Gasconade to save their U.S. Coast Guard headquarters in Omaha, Nebraska from being flooded during the Great Flood of 2011. According to Master Chief Dean Smith, they were assisted by the members of the Iowa Coast Guard, the retirees from the Coast Guard Auxiliary and the Omaha Prison inmates in securing their headquarters. The opinion of Dustin Roll on their experience is also cited.


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