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Memorial service being held to honor Coast Guard cutter crew
Baton Rouge, La.

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News Release

 

Dec. 5, 2017
U.S. Coast Guard 8th District Heartland
Contact: 8th District Public Affairs

Memorial service being held to honor Coast Guard cutter crew

NEW ORLEANS -- The Coast Guard is holding a memorial service honoring the crew of Coast Guard Cutter White Alder Thursday.

  • Who: Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
  • What: The Coast Guard is inviting the media to attend a memorial service honoring the 49th anniversary of the Coast Guard Cutter White Alder sinking.
  • Where: USS Kidd Veterans Museum, 305 South River Road, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70802.
  • When: 12:30 p.m. Thursday.

Click here for a blog post detailing the sinking of the White Alder.


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