U.S. Coast Guard Cavalryman on horseback on the grounds of the Castillo de San Marcos

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Title

U.S. Coast Guard Cavalryman on horseback on the grounds of the Castillo de San Marcos

Contributor

National Park Service, Castillo de San Marcos National Monument

Date

c. 1942-1945

Description

U.S. Coast Guard Cavalryman on horseback on the grounds of the Castillo de San Marcos. The Coast Guard patrolled remote stretches of the Atlantic Coast, including NE Florida, on horseback. They often patrolled on foot and with dogs in the more urban coastal areas.

Rights

Public domain, please credit NPS, Castillo de San Marcos National Monument

Format

Black and White Photograph

Type

Photograph

Access Rights

If you are interested in having access to this item or other items in the museum collection, please contact the Museum Curator at: anne_lewellen@nps.gov or 904-805-7474 for further information on access. Appointments required, although research help can often be provided virtually.

Identifier

A3654

Original Format

Black and White Photograph

Citation

“U.S. Coast Guard Cavalryman on horseback on the grounds of the Castillo de San Marcos,” World War II Resources in Northeast Florida, accessed February 22, 2024, https://wwiinefl.omeka.net/items/show/49.

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