Coast Guard Station Barnegat Light hosts wreath laying for Exercise Tiger

Coast Guard Station Barnegat Light hosts wreath laying for Exercise Tiger
A Navy service member plays taps on a bugle during a wreath laying ceremony at Barnegat Inlet, N.J., Tuesday, April 28, 2015 (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class David Micallef) BARNEGAT LIGHT, N.J. — The crew of Coast Guard Station Barnegat Light hosted a remembrance ceremony and wreath laying on Long Beach Island Tuesday to honor those who fought in The Battle of Exercise Tiger April...

Coast Guard Station Barnegat Light hosts 25th consecutive wreath laying for Exercise Tiger

Coast Guard Station Barnegat Light hosts 25th consecutive wreath laying for Exercise Tiger
BARNEGAT LIGHT, N.J. — The crew of Coast Guard Station Barnegat Light hosted a remembrance ceremony and wreath laying on Long Beach Island Monday to honor those who fought in The Battle of Exercise Tiger April 28, 1944. The annual ceremony pays tribute to the 749 sailors and soldiers who lost their lives April 28, 1944, during The Battle of Exercise Tiger, which began as a top secret naval operation...