From the Bridge Wing 11-1-2013

From the Bridge Wing 11-1-2013
Today in Coast Guard History 1843 – Secretary of Treasury Spencer issued new “Rules and Regulations for the governing of the Revenue Cutter Service” that centralized control of personnel, promotion and discipline issues under the Revenue Marine Bureau, but left direct superintendence and direction of the individual cutters with the local Collectors of Customs. 1848 – The Revenue...