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Sept. 22, 2023
The Long Blue Line: Eddie Hernandez and smallboat operations in Vietnam
Hernandez was assigned to the 82-foot Coast Guard patrol boat Point Cypress, which served along the Cau Mau Peninsula on the southern-most tip of South Vietnam.
Aug. 7, 2023
The Long Blue Line: The Ironwood—wartime ATON in Vietnam
"Back then it was less expensive to repair a ship in Japan than in a U.S. shipyard."
March 29, 2023
Coast Guard commemorates National Vietnam War Veterans Day
U.S. government marks 50th anniversary of the end of the war
Dec. 18, 2020
The Long Blue Line: “American Healer”—A Coast Guard Corpsman in Vietnam 50 years ago
Here is a first-hand account of Coast Guard operations in Vietnam.