Life Saving Service

Some articles on life saving service, life, service, life saving, saving:

Vermilion Point - Life Saving Service
... During this time, the United States Life-Saving Service established three other sister life saving stations between Munising and Whitefish Point, Michigan at Crisp Point Light, Deer Park, and Two ... Vermilion is the only site of the four life saving stations that still has remaining historical structures ... considered duty at the Vermilion Live Saving Station so hard and desolate that some called it the “Alcatraz” of the U.S ...
Joshua James (lifesaver) - Significant Rescues - Hurricane of 1888
... of the ships at anchor yielded to the storm, Captain James notified his volunteers to be ready for service, and about two o'clock ordered patrols all along the ocean shore ... Gold Life Saving Medal, the highest possible award ... Life-Saving Service station at North Scituate and Cohasset had also gone to the rescue of the H ...

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