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Coast Guard, Good Samaritan respond to vessel fire


October 07, 2005

SITKA, Alaska - A crewmember from the Good Samaritan Vessel Steadfast attempts to extinguish a fire aboard the motor vessel David V near St. Mary's Point Thursday afternoon. The Good Samaritan crewmen safetly recovered the two David V crewmen from thier life raft.

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Official U.S. Coast Guard photo by
Petty Officer Second Class Chuck Bennett, Air Station Sitka


A Coast Guard Station Juneau rescue boat crew and an Air Station Sitka Jayhawk helicopter crew also responded to the vessel fire.


Source of News & Photograph:

United States Coast Guard



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