R 041613Z AUG 15
FM CNO WASHINGTON DC
INFO COMDT COGARD WASHINGTON DC
MSGID/GENADMIN/CNO WASHINGTON DC/N00/AUG//
SUBJ/COAST GUARD BIRTHDAY MESSAGE
Rmks/1. On behalf of the United States Navy, I extend my sincere
appreciation to all Coast Guardsmen and their Families as they observe the
225th birthday of the United States Coast Guard.
2. Since 1790, you and your forbearers have provided security in the
maritime domain of our homeland. The challenges you encounter may change,
but your tradition of excellence remains constant.
3. The Navy and the Coast Guard stand together forward, engaged, and ready.
Together we defend and protect the prosperity and maritime rights of the
United States of America. Happy Birthday, Shipmates. We are proud to serve
4. Released by Chief of Naval Operations.//