Semper Paratus

Something for the weekend.  Semper Paratus (Always Prepared), the march of the Coast Guard.  Founded by Alexander Hamilton, the Coast Guard, sometimes affectionately known as the Hooligan Navy, has been defending the shores of the United States and aiding in the rescue of mariners at sea and on rivers since 1790.  During wartime the Coast Guard has seen service overseas in all of America’s wars. (more…)

Published in: on August 13, 2011 at 5:30 am  Comments Off on Semper Paratus  
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