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U.S. COAST GUARD at War from World War II to Vietnam. This video will make any Coast Guardsman proud! - Four Films on one -DVD -

Click to EnlargeU.S. COAST GUARD at War: World War II to Vietnam. Four films:
[1] ALONG OUR SHORES. This is the story of Coast Guard expansion and new duties to meet the test of war. Details the training of the greatly increased service for WWII. Includes search & rescue, anti-submarine warfare, port security and more.

[2] ON FOREIGN SHORES. USCG vessels participated in 10 invasions from Normandy to the Philippines. This is the little known story of the exceptional record of USCG boats.

[3] NORMANDY INVASION. USCG film! Coast Guard camera crews catch the activities leading up to the invasion of Nazi-held Europe as well as combat of that never forgotten day. Action shots of the Coast Guard and Navy's outstanding role in the invasion and the delivery of troops to bloody hell of Omaha and Utah beaches.

[2] NGUNG LAI, OPERATION MARKET TIME. Market Time was a special assignment handed to the US Coast Guard. Its objective: to cut the Viet Cong off from their suppliers in North Vietnam. This interesting segment describes the special training for the USCG crews, vessel preparation, and then takes you along on actual patrol operations on the swift 26-foot cutters.
87 minutes total.

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