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Presidential Message on the 229th Birthday of the United States Coast Guard

Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 4, 2019 Presidential Message on the 229th Birthday of the United States Coast Guard As Commander in Chief, I join a grateful Nation in celebrating the 229th birthday of the United States Coast Guard. In 1790, at the request of Alexander Hamilton, President George Washington established a […]