120128-G-XD768-006-Blackthorn-Memorial

Rob Almeida
Total Views: 0
January 29, 2012

uscg memorial blackthorn

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – A Coast Guardsman places a rose in front of the Coast Guard Cutter Blackthorn memorial during the ceremony for the 32nd anniversary of the ship’s sinking Jan. 28, 2012 in St. Petersburg. Each rose represents an individual Coast Guardsman that lost their life after the Blackthorn sank after colliding with the tanker Capricorn near the Sunshine Skyway Bridge, in St. Petersburg, Jan. 28, 1980. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Tara Molle

Back to Main