ESPN to Televise Secretaries Cup Game Live Beginning Next Season

ESPN to Televise Secretaries Cup Game Live Beginning Next Season
NEW LONDON, Conn. – In a monumental announcement, beginning next season, ESPN will visibly extend and deepen its commitment to honoring America’s veterans with live coverage of the annual Secretaries Cup football game between the U.S. Coast Guard Academy and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy during Veterans Day weekend. ESPN has long taken a leadership role in honoring the significant, historic...

From the Bridge Wing 9-6-2013

From the Bridge Wing 9-6-2013
This Day in Coast Guard History: 1966 – On 6 September 1966 GM1 Lester K. Gates was awarded the Bronze Star Medal with a combat “V” device for “meritorious service and action against the enemy” while serving on board Coast Guard Cutter Point White (WPB-82308) in Vietnam.  The Point White attacked and captured a Viet Cong junk while patrolling the Soi Rap River. ...