U.S. Coast Guard 8th District Heartland
Contact: 8th District Public Affairs
Memorial service being held to honor Coast Guard cutter crew
NEW ORLEANS -- The Coast Guard is holding a memorial service honoring
the crew of Coast Guard Cutter White Alder Thursday.
- Who: Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Baton Rouge,
- What: The Coast Guard is inviting the media to attend a
memorial service honoring the 49th anniversary of the Coast Guard Cutter
White Alder sinking.
- Where: USS Kidd Veterans Museum, 305 South River Road,
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70802.
- When: 12:30 p.m. Thursday.
Click here for a blog post detailing the sinking of the