Chronology of the US Coast Guard’s Involvement in the Persian Gulf War: 1990-1991
Chronology of the US Coast Guard’s Involvement in the Persian Gulf War: 1990-1991 – http://www.uscg.mil/history/articles/PersianGulfChron.asp
Representative questions that can be answered with this resource:
- Why were ships loaded with tea prohibited from reaching Iraq during Operation Desert Shield?
- What percentage of Iraq bound ship boardings was the Coast Guard responsible for?
- What was the Coast Guard response to the destruction of oil facilities in Kuwait?
A short illustrated chronology of Coast Guard activities during Operation Desert Shield and the subsequent Operation Desert Storm. Date annotations range from a sentence to a few paragraphs.