The story of the nationally historic US Coast Guard Cutter STORIS (WMEC-38), her legendary career and how the US Government sold her for scrap rather than promote her preservation as a living history museum ship and training vessel.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
The last departure from Kodiak, eight years later
March 12, 2007 marked STORIS' departure from Kodiak after her decommissioning. She arrived at CG ISC Alameda on March 18 for final deactivation and preparation for long-term storage in the mothball fleet. If we knew then what we know now...
USCGC STORIS - Life and Death of a CG Queen