Coast Guard holds memorial service for helicopter crew lost in 1964 rescue

Coast Guard holds memorial service for helicopter crew lost in 1964 rescue
A memorial at Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay  for the crew of CG1363, an HH-52 Seaguard helicopter that crashed during a rescue operation Dec. 22, 1964.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif. — The Coast Guard held a memorial service at Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay Friday to honor the crew and passengers of CG1363, an HH-52 Seaguard helicopter that crashed in a severe storm during...

Coast Guard holds memorial service for crew of CG 1363

Coast Guard holds memorial service for crew of CG 1363
The wreckage of CG 1363, an HH-52 Seaguard helicopter that crashed into a mountain in a severe storm during a rescue operation Dec. 22, 1964, remains at Strawberry Rock in Trinidad, Calif., on Dec. 22, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif. — The Coast Guard held a memorial service at Strawberry Rock in Trinidad, Friday, to honor the crew and passengers of the CG-1363, an...

Restored USCG HH-52 Seaguard helicopter to be unveiled at Boeing Museum of Flight

SEATTLE – A Coast Guard HH-52 Seaguard helicopter, which was restored by current and retired Coast Guard members, will be unveiled at the Boeing Museum of Flight, in Seattle, on Saturday at 11 a.m. The unveiling will occur in conjunction with the Seattle-area American Heroes Air Show.  For more information on the air show, go to http://www.museumofflight.org/press/helicopters-fly-american-heroes-air-show-june-18. Rear...