Coast Guard marks milestone in the construction of national museum

Coast Guard marks milestone in the construction of national museum
Susan Curtin, retired Coast Guard Petty Officer, Vincent W. Patton, former Master Chief Petty Officer of the U.S. Coast Guard, and other museum chair members unveil a commemorative plaque in New London, CT, Aug 19, 2022 during the National Coast Guard Museum keel-laying ceremony. (U.S. Coast Guard photograph by Petty Officer 3rd Class Matthew Thieme.) NEW LONDON, Conn. — The Coast Guard commemorated...

New London plans summer long celebration in honor of the Coast Guard’s 225th Anniversary

New London plans summer long celebration in honor of the Coast Guard’s 225th Anniversary
NEW LONDON – 2015 is a big year for New London, Connecticut as the U.S. Coast Guard celebrates its 225th Birthday. To highlight this event of national significance, Governor Dannel P. Malloy designated this summer as Connecticut’s Coast Guard Summer 2015. “New London is thrilled that Governor Malloy has chosen our City as the primary site for this celebration,” said Mayor Finizio. “There’s...