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USCG Paintings Display


Last updated 11/13/2013 at 12:37pm

Many thanks to The Transylvania Times for the splendid coverage of the display of Coast Guard paintings now at the county library! Thanks also to local history librarian Marcy Thompson, who did a very nice job with the display and the article.

Those with a perception of the Coast Guard limited to visions of small boat boardings and drug busts will hopefully be enlightened by the painting of our men piloting LCIs at Normandy and conducting Cold War operations off the coast of Siberia.

The depiction of a Jolly Green Giant rescue in Vietnam shows Coast Guard pilots at war; the painting of...

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