Coast Guard painting of Revenue Cutter Thomas Jefferson presented to the Commonwealth of Virginia

Coast Guard painting of Revenue Cutter Thomas Jefferson presented to the Commonwealth of Virginia
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — Members of the Coast Guard Historical Ships’ Company dressed in authentic U.S. Revenue Cutter Service uniforms present a historic painting of the Revenue Cutter Thomas Jefferson during a ceremony at the Virginia State Capitol building in Richmond, Va., Thursday. The presentation commemorates the War of 1812 as well as the heroic actions of the crew of the Norfolk-based Thomas...