Coast Guard Training Center Cape May holds Munro Memorial

Coast Guard Training Center Cape May holds Munro Memorial
Members of the Marine Corps League Dramis Detachment and a Coast Guard recruit prepare to place wreaths at the foot of the Douglas Munro Memorial during a ceremony on board the Coast Guard Training Center Cape May, Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Warrant Officer John Edwards) CAPE MAY, N.J. — The Coast Guard Training Center’s battalion of recruits, active duty, Marine...

Coast Guard, community honor Medal of Honor recipient Douglas A. Munro in Cle Elum, Wash.

Coast Guard, community honor Medal of Honor recipient Douglas A. Munro in Cle Elum, Wash.
Members of the Coast Guard Combat Veterans Association, Chief Warrant Officers Association, Chief Petty Officers Association, Coast Guard Cutter Midgett, and the Coast Guard Enlisted Association present wreaths on the grave of Signalman 1st Class Douglas A. Munro during a memorial ceremony held in his honor at Laurel Hills Memorial Cemetery in Cle Elum, Wash., Sept. 25, 2015.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo...

Coast Guard World War II hero honored in Cle Elum, Washington

Coast Guard World War II hero honored in Cle Elum, Washington
SEATTLE — The U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Coast Guard retirees, along with residents from the city of Cle Elum, Wash., honored Signalman 1st Class Douglas Albert Munro, the only Coast Guardsman to receive the Medal of Honor, at an annual ceremony at Laurel Hill Memorial Park in Cle Elum, Friday. Members of Coast Guard Base Seattle Color Guard present colors during a ceremony to honor...

Coast Guard, Marine Corps, community recognizes the 70th anniversary of the death of Coast Guard Medal of Honor recipient

Coast Guard, Marine Corps, community recognizes the 70th anniversary of the death of Coast Guard Medal of Honor recipient
SEATTLE — More than 150 U.S. Coast Guardsmen, U.S. Marines, U.S. Coast Guard retirees, family members and City of Cle Elum, Wash. residents, recognize the 70th anniversary of the death of Signalman 1st Class Douglas Albert Munro – the Coast Guard’s lone Medal of Honor recipient, during a memorial ceremony, Thursday, at Laurel Hill Memorial Park in Cle Elum, Wash. Capt. Marc Lebeau, Commanding...

Coast Guard to recognize the 70th anniversary of the death of Coast Guard Medal of Honor recipient

Coast Guard to recognize the 70th anniversary of the death of Coast Guard Medal of Honor recipient
SEATTLE — The Greater Seattle Chapter of the Coast Guard Chief Petty Officer Association, along with several other organizations and dignitaries, will recognize the 70th anniversary of the death of Signalman 1st Class Douglas Albert Munro – the Coast Guard’s lone Medal of Honor recipient, during a memorial ceremony, Thursday, at 10 a.m., at Laurel Hill Memorial Park in Cle Elum, Wash. Capt....