Memorial Day Observance Ceremony at Coast Guard headqarters

Memorial Day Observance Ceremony at Coast Guard headqarters

Washington, D.C.–Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin K. McAleenan and Coast Guard Commandant Karl Schultz presents 10 Purple Heart Medals to descendants of the USS TAMPA during a Memorial Day Observance ceremony at Coast Guard headquarters. Also during the event, the Coast Guard Purple Heart Memorial Wall will be on display. This Wall of Honor exhibit recognizes those approximately 2,000 Coast Guard members who fought and died or were wounded in combat. U.S. Coast Guard video by Telfair Brown
Memorial Day Observance Ceremony at Coast Guard headqarters