Members of the U.S. Coast Guard and Coast Guard Auxiliary march down State Street in Chicago during the city's annual Memorial Day parade.

Great Lakes Coast Guardsmen celebrate Memorial Day

With contributions from Lt. j.g. Brian Dykens, Coast Guard Sector Lake Michigan. As members of one of the five Armed Services, Coast Guardsmen take pride in participating in Memorial Day celebrations, honoring those who have served the United States as […]


From the field: A Memorial Day to remember

>Memorial Day is viewed by many as the traditional start of summer. People have long awaited the holiday weekend as a chance to get out and enjoy the weather and spend time with family. But the real purpose for this […]