Coast Guard Cutter Rush crew grants terminally ill child’s Christmas wish

Coast Guard Cutter Rush crew grants terminally ill child's Christmas wish
HONOLULU – For more than 40 years the Coast Guard Cutter Rush has answered the needs of the service and the nation, traversing the globe from Vietnam to the Arctic. On Tuesday it was called on to fulfill a unique request – to grant a Christmas wish for a six-year-old with a terminal illness. Jacob Butierries was diagnosed with spinal muscular atrophy when he was just four months old. Doctors gave...