Honoring World War II Veterans teaches Coast Guardsmen valuable lessons

Washington - John Long, a World War II veteran, stands before the Washington Monument in Washington, D.C. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Robert Brazzell. Washington – “So much of it is kind of like a dream,” recalls John Long, a man in the last stages of his life. Though old and showing signs of frailty, one could best describe his features as noble or dignified without...