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Coast Guard ending Seacor Power survivor search at sundown

The U.S. Coast Guard has announced it will suspend the search for more survivors of the Seacor Power capsizing. The announcement came during a press conference earlier today. Six crew members were saved the day of the disaster. Five crew members were found unresponsive, and eight are still missing. “We’ve had to make the difficult …

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Thermal cameras indicate survivors may still be in capsized ship

At approximately 4:30pm yesterday, the U.S. Coast Guard received a distress radio transmission. The SeaCor Power, a 129-foot commercial lift vessel, was quickly taking on water. The Coast Guard, and several nearby boats sprang into action. As a result, the rescue efforts rescued 6 people. The first Coast Guard vessel, a Fast Response Cutter, arrived …

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Last known Coast Guard WWII POW to return home

77 years after his death, Lt. James “Jimmy” Crotty’s remains will return home.  Crotty played an integral part in turning the tides for Americans after Pearl Harbor and eventually became the first Coast Guard Prisoner of War (POW) since the War of 1812.  Crotty’s legacy has left its mark on Coast Guard history. Jimmy Crotty …

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