Living Memories: A SPAR’s Story

The Coast Guard has a long and storied legacy. Part of that legacy is the Coast Guard Women’s Reserve, the SPARs, signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt, Nov. 23, 1942.


>November 11th – A Day of Honor

>Blog and photos by PA2 Bill Colclough Some dates vault beyond the status of an asterisk on the tableau of history.After the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941, President Franklin D. Roosevelt declared that Dec. 7 was “a date which […]


>Thank You to Our Veterans

>Today is Veteran’s Day – a day to remember those who have served and those who continue to serve our great nation. This past Friday the National World War II Museum opened a new wing and used this event as […]