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1871

October 19, 2015 - 08:15 -- astrickhouser
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The REVENUE MARINE DIVISION combines the four Treasury functions of U.S. Revenue Marine, Life Saving, Steamboat Inspection and Marine Hospitals.

In 1894, the Revenue Marine Division is renamed the REVENUE CUTTER SERVICE, and on January 28, 1915, becomes the U.S. COAST GUARD.

Dates: 
Saturday, December 31, 1870 - 19:00