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In 1941, Buddy Ebsen decided to apply for a Navy commission but was turned down even though he was spending time teaching seamanship to Naval Reserve OCS candidates. Ebsen applied for a commission in the Coast Guard. He was accepted and commissioned a Lieutenant (jg) in the Coast Guard. He served on the Navy frigate USS Pocatello, a weather ship that served on Station Able. He was honorably discharged a Lieutenant in 1946.


Avast me hearties, it be the Revenue men! U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Eagle. The 250-foot Barque Eagle is used as a sail training ship by the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London, Connecticut.


Lt Colleen Cain, the first female Coast Guard aviator to qualify as HH-52 co-pilot, pilot and aircraft commander. Lt Cain was the first woman killed in the line of duty when the HH-52 she was flying as co-pilot crashed during a SAR mission. 7 Jan 1982. I went to OCS with her. She was a bright, happy vivacious person who loved to laugh and made everyone around her feel good about themselves. She loved to fly and was determined to get the USCG to allow women to fly helicopters. She…

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