Coast Guard ready for Boston Harborfest, War of 1812 bicentennial

Coast Guard ready for Boston Harborfest, War of 1812 bicentennial
BOSTON — The Coast Guard will participate in Boston’s Fleet Week and Boston Harborfest 2012, commemorating the War of 1812, scheduled to begin June 28 through July 6, 2012. The 31st annual Boston Harborfest will commence during the opening ceremony scheduled for Thursday, paying tribute to the war’s bicentennial. During this time, Rear Adm. Daniel B. Abel, commander of the 1st Coast...