Tag Archives: Distinguished Flying Cross

Honoring the Coast Guard Heroes of Hurricane Harvey

When Category 4 Hurricane Harvey devastated coastal Texas and Louisiana in August 2017, the US Coast Guard was there to assist in the rescue. Harvey was the wettest tropical cyclone on record in the United States and is tied as … Continue reading

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Remembering Naval Aviator George H.W. Bush in WWII

Regardless of what one may think of the political career of the late President George H.W. Bush , who died recently at the age of 94, it seems worthwhile to remember his service as one of the youngest pilots in the US Navy during … Continue reading

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