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The U.S. Coast Guard

Nancy Warren Ferrell

The U.S. Coast Guard

by Nancy Warren Ferrell

  • 19 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Lerner Publications Co. in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. Coast Guard -- Juvenile literature.,
  • United States. Coast Guard -- Vocational guidance -- Juvenile literature.,
  • United States. Coast Guard.,
  • United States. Coast Guard -- Vocational guidance.,
  • Vocational guidance.

  • About the Edition

    Presents a history of the Coast Guard, outlines its many duties, and gives information on enlistment benefits.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesUnited States Coast Guard.
    StatementNancy Warren Ferrell.
    SeriesLerner"s armed services series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVG53 .F47 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination72 p. :
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2043113M
    ISBN 100822514311
    LC Control Number88019926
    OCLC/WorldCa18191249

    Get this from a library! The U.S. Coast Guard. [Corinne J Naden; Rose Blue] -- Surveys the history, organization, personnel, equipment, and work of the Coast Guard. Get this from a library! The U.S. Coast Guard. [Carrie B Sheely] -- Describes the U.S. Coast Guard, including its members, vehicles, and missions.

    The Official Website of the U.S. Coast Guard's Boating Safety Division The U.S. Coast Guards Boating Safety Division (CG-BSX-2) is dedicated to reducing loss of life, injuries and property damage that occurs on U.S. Waterways by improving the knowledge, skill and abilities of recreational boaters. Get this from a library! The U.S. Coast Guard. [Matt Doeden] -- Explains the purpose and functions of the U.S. Coast Guard. Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search Book: All Authors / Contributors: Matt Doeden. Find more information about: ISBN:

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: U.S. Coast Guard. Washington: U.S.G.P.O.: For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S.G.P.O., (OCoLC) Graduated from Hillsdale High School in and joined the U. S. Coast Guard in March of Served four years of active duty and twelve years of reserve with the Coast Guard. Trained as a Radioman, Michael became adept at communications and also received postal school training.5/5.


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