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Week in the life of the Coast Guard: Coast Guard Academy

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We’ve reached the last day in our Week in the Life of the Coast Guard series. Earlier today we featured the Coast Guard newest recruits and to finish out the series we’re sharing a glimpse into the training of the service’s future officers at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy.

Week in the life of the Coast Guard: Boot camp

Cargo net

As we’ve shared Coast Guard missions from around the country, you may have noticed one particular group of Coast Guard members was missing – the Coast Guard’s newest recruits. We’ve saved Coast Guard Training Center Cape May until today to share all of their photos together. Cape May is the nation’s only Coast Guard enlisted accession point so take a look at all the moments captured throughout the week.

Week in the life of the Coast Guard: Wednesday

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Since 1790 the Coast Guard has safeguarded our nation’s maritime interests, providing a 24/7 presence along America’s rivers, ports, coastline and on the high seas. We’re featuring the many missions of the Coast Guard in our Week in the life of the Coast Guard. As we continue the series, you don’t want to miss Wednesday’s action!

Week in the life of the Coast Guard: Tuesday

Coast Guard Cutter Mustang

Since 1790 the Coast Guard has safeguarded our nation’s maritime interests, providing a 24/7 presence along America’s rivers, ports, coastline and on the high seas. But while the Coast Guard’s presence and impact is regional, national and international, our operations are often out of sight. Until now.

Week in the life of the Coast Guard: Monday

Sanding in Cape May, N.J.

From July 29 to Aug. 4, 2013, we captured a week in the life of the service to highlight the missions performed by America’s Coast Guard. From the silent reverence of a unit observing morning colors to a daring rescue mission to save an F-16 pilot, you’ll get a glimpse of just how much the Coast Guard does as we feature a day-by-day snapshot.