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9th District Great Lakes Public Affairs
U.S. Coast Guard

News Release

August 18, 2012


Ninth Coast Guard District

Contact: Ninth Coast Guard District External Affairs Office

Email: D9PublicAffairs@gmail.com

Office: (216) 902-6020

Mobile: (216) 310-2608

PHOTOs: Coast Guard events continue at Navy Pier

Seaman Matt Lucas of the Coast Guard Cutter Biscayne Bay, homeported in St. Ignace, Mich., welcomes a young visitor aboard at Chicago's Navy Pier, Aug 17, 2012. The Coast Guard is visiting Great Lakes cities as part of the service's commemoration of the bicentennial of the Way of 1812. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Alan Haraf

Seaman Matt Lucas of the Coast Guard Cutter Biscayne Bay, homeported in St. Ignace, Mich., welcomes a young visitor aboard at Chicago's Navy Pier, Aug 17, 2012.

The Coast Guard is visiting Great Lakes cities as part of the service's commemoration of the bicentennial of the Way of 1812.

U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Alan Haraf

The Coast Guard Ceremonial Honor Guard Silent Drill Team marches around Chicago's Navy Pier following one of their performances, Aug 17, 2012. The Coast Guard is visiting Chicago and other Great Lakes cities helping to commemorate the bicentennial of the War of 1812.

The Coast Guard Ceremonial Honor Guard Silent Drill Team marches around Chicago's Navy Pier following one of their performances, Aug 17, 2012.

The Coast Guard is visiting Chicago and other Great Lakes cities helping to commemorate the bicentennial of the War of 1812.

U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Alan Haraf

U.S. Coast Guard Master Chief Petty Officer Jefferey Ryan of the service's Historic Ship's Company, talks to visitors at Chicago's Navy Pier about the service's role in the War of 1812, Aug 17, 2012. Ryan and other members of the Coast Guard are traveling to different cities in commemoration of the bicentennial of that conflict. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Alan Haraf

U.S. Coast Guard Master Chief Petty Officer Jefferey Ryan of the service's Historic Ship's Company, talks to visitors at Chicago's Navy Pier about the Coast Guard's role in the War of 1812, Aug 17, 2012.

Ryan and other members of the Coast Guard are traveling to different cities in commemoration of the bicentennial of that conflict.

U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Alan Haraf

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