List of United States Coast Guard people

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The following is a list of people who served in the United States Coast Guard and have gained fame through previous or subsequent endeavors, infamy, or successes:

Note: When adding a name to this list, please place the same in alphabetical order and provide a reliable verifiable source. Secondary sources such as fansites are not allowed. As a guide please see: sources. Additions that are not in alphabetical order and/or do not provide a primary reliable verifiable source will be removed.

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  • Al Barlick — Professional Baseball Umpire, National Baseball Hall of Fame Inductee (Served during World War II)
  • Edward T. Barry — American Professional Hockey Player
  • Panayiota Bertzikis — Executive Director, Military Rape Crisis Center
  • Humphrey Bogart — Actor (In 1944 Bogart volunteered his yacht Santana (as well as himself) for service with the Coast Guard Temporary Reserve)
  • Lee Bonnell — Actor (Served during World War II)[4]
  • Milton H. Bren — Producer ("Tars and Spars"), Writer, Director
  • Beau Bridges — Actor (Served from 1959 to 1967 in the Reserves)
  • Jeff Bridges — Actor (Served from 1967 to 1975 in the Reserves)
  • Lloyd Bridges — Actor (He was a member of Coast Guard Auxiliary and did a number of public service announcements for the Coast Guard)
  • Frank Brimsek — Professional Hockey Player, National Hockey Hall of Fame Inductee (Served from 1943 to 1945)
  • Aaron Brown — Broadcast journalist, Professor of Journalism at Arizona State
  • Danny Joe Brown — Original lead singer in Molly Hatchet southern rock group
  • Erroll M. Brown, the first USCG African-American admiral
  • Nathan Bruckenthal, the only Coast Guardsman killed in action in Iraq, and the first KIA since the Vietnam War
  • Daniel C. Burbank, second Coast Guard astronaut, Captain, USCG

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Coast Guard History

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Department of Homeland Security Leadership structure". Retrieved February 24, 2010. 
  2. ^ "Statement by Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff on the Department’s Transition Efforts". Homeland Security. November 6, 2008. Retrieved February 24, 2010. 
  3. ^ Matt Kohut, Harvard Kennedy School "A Steady Hand during a Time of Transition" December 2, 2008
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h "What celebrities or other famous persons once served in or were associated with the Coast Guard?". Coast Guard History: FAQ. U.S. Coast Guard Historian's Office. Retrieved 5 October 2013. 
  5. ^ "Hamilton Cochran (1898-1977)". Coast Guard History: FAQ. U.S. Coast Guard Historian's Office. Retrieved 5 October 2013. 
  6. ^ Wise, Jr., James E. and Anne Collier Rehill (1997). Stars in Blue: Movie Actors in America's Sea Services. Naval Institute Press, Annapolis MD. p. 293. ISBN 1-55750-937-9. 

Source: U.S. Coast Guard