Astoria Oregon Unveils Coast Guard City Monument

Coast Guard Sector Columbia River Commander, Capt. Bruce Jones (second from left,) Astoria, Ore., Mayor Willis Van Dusen (third from left,) Oregon State Representative Deborah Boone, D-Cannon Beach (fifth from left) and Senator Betsy Johnson, D-Scappoose (fifth from right,) along with other members of the Coast Guard, City of Astoria representatives and two students from the Tongue Point Job Corps unveil a monument in honor of Astoria's designation as a Coast Guard City, Jan. 24, 2013.
Coast Guard Sector Columbia River Commander, Capt. Bruce Jones (second from left,) Astoria, Ore., Mayor Willis Van Dusen (third from left,) Oregon State Representative Deborah Boone, D-Cannon Beach (fifth from left) and Senator Betsy Johnson, D-Scappoose (fifth from right,) along with other members of the Coast Guard, City of Astoria representatives and two students from the Tongue Point Job Corps unveil a monument in honor of Astoria’s designation as a Coast Guard City, Jan. 24, 2013.
Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer Shawn Eggert

Senator Betsy Johnson, D-Scappoose, addresses students from the Tongue Point Job Corps and other attendees during an unveiling ceremony for a Coast Guard City monument in Astoria, Ore., Jan. 24, 2013.
Senator Betsy Johnson, D-Scappoose, addresses students from the Tongue Point Job Corps and other attendees during an unveiling ceremony for a Coast Guard City monument in Astoria, Ore., Jan. 24, 2013. The monument stands outside the Columbia River Maritime Museum and serves as a reminder of the strong relationship between the Coast Guard and the people of Oregon’s northwest coast. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer Shawn Eggert

Coast Guard Sector Columbia River Commander, Capt. Bruce Jones, addresses attendees to the unveiling of a Coast Guard City monument in Astoria, Ore., Jan. 24, 2013.
Coast Guard Sector Columbia River Commander, Capt. Bruce Jones, addresses attendees to the unveiling of a Coast Guard City monument in Astoria, Ore., Jan. 24, 2013. Astoria was officially recognized by Congress and the Coast Guard as a Coast Guard City during a ceremony May 21, 2011. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer Shawn Eggert

Coast Guard Sector Columbia River Commander, Capt. Bruce Jones, addresses attendees to the unveiling of a Coast Guard City monument in Astoria, Ore., Jan. 24, 2013. Astoria was officially recognized by Congress and the Coast Guard as a Coast Guard City during a ceremony May 21, 2011. Coast Guard video by Petty Officer Shawn Eggert

Coast Guard Sector Columbia River Commander, Capt. Bruce Jones, addresses attendees to the unveiling of a Coast Guard City monument in Astoria, Ore., Jan. 24, 2013. Astoria was officially recognized by Congress and the Coast Guard as a Coast Guard City during a ceremony May 21, 2011. Coast Guard video by Petty Officer Shawn Eggert

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