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Old 02-26-2015, 04:31 PM
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Royal Navy so short of personnel it borrows engineers from US Coast Guard | Daily Mail Online

When I joined the Coast Guard, I was told that the Coast Guard was the hard nucleus about which the Navy forms in time of war. Given this article, I guess the Royal Navy is now using us for the same purpose! <laughing>

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Being a good Army brat, I happily looked down on the other branches of service except Coasties. They've always held my admiration!
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How come they're known as 6 foot sailors?
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