Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg holds Woman’s History Month luncheon

Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg holds Woman's History Month luncheon
Women from Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg, Florida, listen to Dorothy Kurtz, World War II SPAR at the Women’s History Month Luncheon at the sector, Thursday, March 19, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ashley Johnson) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Coast Guard members held a luncheon for Woman’s History Month at Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg, Thursday. Dorothy Kurtz, a World...

Coast Guard crewmembers celebrate Women’s History Month in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Coast Guard crewmembers celebrate Women's History Month in St. Petersburg, Fla.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Crewmembers at Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg hosted a luncheon to celebrate Women’s History Month at the sector, Friday. Dorothy Kurtz, a member of the Coast Guard’s Women’s Reserve, commonly known as the SPARs, which stands for semper paratus, always ready, was the guest of honor during the luncheon. Dorothy Kurtz was 21-years-old and living in Bronx,...