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Vietnam War

The 11th image is Vietnam War, USCGC Point Cypress, Operation Market Time, 1968.   At the request of the United States Navy, in October 1965, she was alerted for service in South Vietnam, and assigned to Coast Guard Squadron One, in support of Operation Market Time, along with eight other Point-class cutters. While the crew completed overseas training, and weapons qualifications,  at Coast Guard Island and Camp Parks California, Point Cypress was loaded on board merchant ship SS Pioneer Myth, and transported to Subic Bay Philippines, arriving in January 1966, where she was refitted for combat service.

U.S. Coast Guard Panel
  1. Spanish- American War
  2. Revenue Cutter Service
  3. World War I
  4. World War II - Operation Torch 1942
  5. Korean War
  6. Cold War
  7. Gulf War
  8. World War II - Omaha Beach 1944
  9. World War II - Operation Neptune - Utah Beach - 1944
  10. World War II - Beach Red Landing 1942
  11. Vietnam War
  12. National Security Cutter Program
  13. Iraq War
  14. War in Afghanistan
  15. Introduction