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Forgotten Heroes: The U.S. Life-Saving Service on the Great Lakes

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Presented by Marquette Maritime Museum at Ore Dock Brewing Company, Marquette MI

Mar 06 2018
Forgotten Heroes: The U.S. Life-Saving Service on the Great Lakes

Forgotten Heroes: The U.S. Life-Saving Service on the Great Lakes by Fred Storehouse

Join Marquette Maritime Museum on Tuesday, March 6, at 7:00 at the Ore Dock Brewing Company for Fred Stonehouse’s “Forgotten Heroes: The U.S. Life-Saving Service on the Great Lakes.” From 1874 until 1915 when it became the U.S. Coast Guard, the men of this remarkable organization displayed incredible courage and bravery in rescuing over 55, 000 people from potential death on the Great Lakes. Despite personal danger or difficulty, the life-savers invariably accomplished the rescue. Their unofficial motto was “Regulations say we have to go out, they say nothing about coming back.” It was a

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$5 Suggested Donation

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LOCATION

Ore Dock Brewing Company

114 Spring Street, Marquette, MI 49855

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On-street and public lot parking available.

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