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 Coast Guard 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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Sources

Coast Guard History

References

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  2. "Statement by Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff on the Department's Transition Efforts". Homeland Security. November 6, 2008. Retrieved February 24, 2010.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. Matt Kohut, Harvard Kennedy School "A Steady Hand during a Time of Transition" December 2, 2008
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 4.6 4.7 "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.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  5. "Hamilton Cochran (1898-1977)". Coast Guard History: FAQ. U.S. Coast Guard Historian's Office. Retrieved 5 October 2013.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  6. Wilson, Rande. "Al Roker – Honorary Commodore – United States Coast Guard Auxiliary". COAST GUARD Auxiliary Live. U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary. Retrieved 3 September 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  7. 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.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

Source: U.S. Coast Guard