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historic Northwest Passage and the CGC Storis the story of a young man growing up in the Coast Guard in the 1950s by Dick Juge

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Published by AuthorHouse in Bloomington, IN .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • United States -- Coast Guard -- Biography.,
  • Storis (Cutter),
  • United States. -- Coast Guard -- Ice breaking operations -- History.,
  • United States. -- Coast Guard -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Sailors -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Icebreakers (Ships) -- United States.,
  • Northwest Passage -- Description and travel.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesHistoric Northwest Passage and the Coast Guard Cutter Storis, Northwest Passage and the CG Cutter Storis
StatementDick Juge.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsVM451 .J84 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 297 p. :
Number of Pages297
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22559650M
ISBN 109781434310613, 9781434310606
LC Control Number2007903399

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Northwest Passage. On 1 July , STORIS departed Seattle with the Coast Guard cutters BRAMBLE and SPAR to search for a deep draft channel through the Arctic Ocean and to collect hydrographic information. This historic transit ended a year search for the Northwest Passage - a route for large ships across the top of North America. The Historic Northwest Passage and the CGC STORIS: The Story of a Young Man Growing Up in the Coast Guard in the s. Bloomington, IN: AuthorHouse, To order, see: John Badgley. Frigate Men: Life on Coast Guard Frigate USS Bisbee, PF, During World War II. New Vintage Press, Phil Jaffe.   Northwest Passage Expeditions John Cabot. John Cabot, a Venetian navigator living in England, became the first European to explore the Northwest Passage in . CGC STORIS (WMEC 38) RADM Brooks 8 FEB Distinguished guests, research discovered that the Coast Guard Cutter STORIS historic materials and memorabilia, Commander Wood wanted to make an effort to transit the Northwest Passage in , but the demands of her primary missions precluded it. In , the crew of STORIS got its chance.