100 years and Ticking

100 years and Ticking
Linwood “Tick” Thumm as a young ensign in the U.S. Coast Guard. By Coast Guard Auxiliarist member, Trey Clifton They were dubbed the greatest generation, and after spending an hour or so with Linwood Thumm, known more affectionately as “Tick,” it’s easy to understand why. His recollection of his service in the Coast Guard during WWII are as vivid as if he just left the battle....