Nov 06 2012
Former SPAR, Tours the Cutter SPAR
Tuesday, 06 November 2012

rokey-aboard-spar.jpgLaura Rokey, a former Coast Guard SPAR, and Lt. Cmdr. Michele Schallip, commanding officer of the Kodiak-based Cutter SPAR, tour the ship while it was moored in Petersburg on Saturday.Rokey, now 94, was one of more than 11,000 women to serve in the Coast Guard Women's Reserve during World War II. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Coast Guard Cutter SPAR