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1720. (photo) U.S. Coast Guard Buoy Tender Fir (?) c.1945.

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1720. (photo) U.S. Coast Guard Buoy Tender Fir (?) c.1945.

1720. (photo) U.S. Coast Guard Buoy Tender Fir (?) c.1945. Clear, close, original 8” x 10” press photo shows excellent detail of the tender in wartime color, working buoys during World War II. This may be the Fir, which served in this area at the time. Photo was made for Coast Guard Seattle, Wash. Photo is b/w and includes date and description on back. Dated January 21, 1945. Clear, close view, great detail of early wartime Coast Guard tender. (VG+). $42.