USCGC Spar

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USCGC SPAR (WLB 403) was named after the Coast Guard Women s Reserve.
SPAR was built at Marine Iron and Shipbuilding in Duluth , Minnesota , was
launched in November 2, 1943 , and then commissioned in June 12, 1944 .
In addition to her primary duty of maintaining aids to navigation, SPAR s
missions included assisting in anti-submarine warfare along the coast of
Brazil , a transit through the Northwest Passage , and completing an oceanographic
charting expedition in the Northern Atlantic . She had four different homeports
throughout her service: Boston , Massachusetts ; Wood s Hole, Massachusetts
; Bristol , Rhode Island ; and South Portland , Maine . After serving the
Coast Guard for 53 years, SPAR was decommissioned on February 28, 1997 .

Link http://www.uscg.mil/d17/cgcspar/
Town Morehead City
County NC
lat 34.166630000000000
Lng -76.386850000000000

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