Commodore Ellsworth P. Bertholf

First Commandant of the Coast Guard

  • Format:
    Softcover
  • Pages:
    292
    pages
  • Published:
    September 15, 2018
  • ISBN-10:
    1682473392
  • ISBN-13:
    9781682473399
  • Product Dimensions:
    9.5 × 6.25 × 1 in
  • Product Weight:
    13 oz
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Overview

Written by a former Coast Guard officer, the book chronicles Commodore Ellsworth P. Bertholf ’s colorful early career with the service when he patrolled the vast reaches of the Pacific, enforced maritime laws regulating the fishing, sealing, and whaling industries, participated in daring rescues, and transported Siberian reindeer from Russia to the starving Inuits.