Admiral Schultz on the Coast Guard’s 229th birthday

Admiral Schultz on the Coast Guard's 229th birthday
Sunday, 4 August 2019, marks the Coast Guard’s 229th birthday. Following is the message from Adm. Karl Schultz to the Coast Guard family. The U.S. Coast Guard’s law enforcement mission is its oldest, and sets us apart from other military services. After the American Revolution, Secretary of the Treasury Alexander Hamilton was keenly aware of the need to protect the Nation’s customs revenue,...