036 VVN – Leo Black – US Coast Guard in Vietnam

Leo Black USCG, vietnam veteran news

Leo Black of Rancho Mirage served in the United States Coast Guard for 30 years, retiring in 1994 as a captain. He served in the Vietnam War as part of Operation Market Time Squadron One from March 1967 to March 1968.

In this episode the story of the US Coast Guard’s service in the Vietnam War is described through the story of retired Coast Guard Captain Leo Black. The story was written by Sherry Barkus of the Desert Sun Newspaper in Palm Springs, California.


036 VVN – Leo Black – US Coast Guard in Vietnam — 3 Comments

  1. I was stationed with Leo Black in ’67-’68 on the Point Caution.
    I have a license plate I would like to send him…..”Viet Nam Veteran
    CGC Point Caution”……………..trying to find a mailing address to send him the license plate…………..
    Any help will be appreciated……….


    George Demeter ETCS USCG RET

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