United States Coast Guard Auxiliary [website]   [open html - 24KB]

"Established by Congress in 1939 under title 14, Part 23 of the U.S. Code, the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary is Semper Paratus (Always Ready). The Auxiliary operates in safety and security patrols, search and rescue, mass casualty or disasters, pollution response and patrols, homeland security, recreational boating safety, commercial fishing and vessel exams, platforms for boarding parties and recruit for all service in the Coast Guard. In addition to the above, the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary operates in any mission as directed by the Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard or Secretary of Homeland Security."

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