Coast Guard Barque Eagle hosts 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Guadalcanal event

Coast Guard Barque Eagle hosts 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Guadalcanal event
Members of the public wait in line to tour the Coast Guard Cutter Barque Eagle hosted by the crew in Alexandria, Virginia, Sept. 6, 2017. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Bill Colclough. ALEXANDRIA, Va. — The Coast Guard Cutter Barque Eagle and crew hosted Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Paul Zukunft and other distinguished guests during a reception aboard the ship Tuesday for the 75th...

Coast Guard historian to present history of Douglas Munro at National Museum of the Marine Corps

Coast Guard historian to present history of Douglas Munro at National Museum of the Marine Corps
Douglas Munro WASHINGTON — U.S. Coast Guard Assistant Historian Beth Crumley will present the personal history of Signalman First Class Douglas Munro, the Coast Guard’s only Medal of Honor recipient, during a special exhibit on the history of the Battle of Guadalcanal at the National Museum of the Marine Corps in Triangle, Va., Friday, Sept. 8, and Saturday, Sept. 9. Crumley will speak about...