"The Canvas Hangers: United States Coast Guard Reserve 1942-1945" booklet photocopy
AuthorSmith, Rufus G. "Bud"
16 photocopied pages of 8.5"x5" booklet, original publisher unknown. At date of scan, only one copy of original could be found in a library and none found online.
Booklet describes the activities of sailing yachts in defending the eastern coast of the United States during World War II as part of the United States Coast Guard Reserve. Self published by the author who was instrumental in the organization of this fleet and also a long time member of the Houston Yacht Club.
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