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us: United States. Coast Guard

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  • Variants

    • us: CG
    • us: Coast Guard (U.S.)
    • us: Ḥaras al-Sawāḥil al-Amrīkī
    • us: U.S. Coast Guard
    • us: United States. Department of Homeland Security. Coast Guard
    • us: United States. Department of the Navy. Coast Guard
    • us: United States. Department of the Treasury. Coast Guard
    • us: United States. Department of Transportation. Coast Guard
    • us: United States. Navy Department. Coast Guard
    • us: USCG
  • Addtional Information

    • Activity Start

        (edtf) 1915
    • Associated Locale

        United States
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  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Earlier Established Forms

      United States. Life-Saving ServiceUnited States. Life-Saving Service United States. Revenue-Cutter ServiceUnited States. Revenue-Cutter Service
  • Sources

    • found: Halberstadt, H. USCG--always ready, 1987.
    • found: Supt. of Docs. no.: TD 5.19.985 (CG)
    • found: LC manual auth. cd. (hdg.: United States. Bureau of Light-Houses; in 1915 Revenue-Cutter Service (estab. 1790) and Life-Saving Service (estab. 1878) were consolidated to form Coast Guard; in 1910 Light-House Board (estab. 1852) was superseded by Bureau of Light-Houses (formerly Lighthouse Service, estab. 1789); in 1939 bureau was absorbed by U.S. Coast Guard)
    • found: On scene, summer 1996: p. 2 of cover (U.S. Coast Guard)
    • found: Its Model maritime operations guide, 2003?: t.p. (United States Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security)
    • found: Its web site, Aug. 22, 2003: menu selections: History/Coast Guard History/Coast Guard Organizational History/Coast Guard Organizational History: A Timeline (1 March 2003, the Coast Guard formally transferred from the Department of Transportation to the newly-created Department of Homeland Security)
    • found: Dalīl Idārat al-Ḥādithah, 2001: cover (Ḥaras al-Sawāḥil al-Amrīkī ; United States Coast Guard)
    • notfound: NUCMC data from Cape Cod Community College, Library-Learning Resources Center for Burt family. Collection of papers, 1870-1895 (United States, Lighthouse Service)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Unused subdivisions: Public Information Division; Public Relations Division; Operations Division; Communication Engineering Division; Operations Division. Research and Statistics Section; Testing and Development Division; Research and Statistics Section; Enlisted Personnel Division; Office of Personnel; Statistical Division]
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-09-30: new
    • 2015-09-09: revised
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