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The only Coastie to receive the Medal of Honor | Darn Wright


Last updated 6/1/2022 at 3:47pm

Photo courtesy of Chuck Wright

The gravesite of Coast Guardsman Douglas Munro.

This coming Aug. 4, those who served in our country's oldest federal government organization will be celebrating their 1790 founding. Even with their long 231-years-old U.S. Coast Guard's history, only one "Coastie" has received our nation's highe...

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