Writer's Guide to Government Information

Resources to inject real life detail into your fiction

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?

Description:

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.

Advertisements

Single Post Navigation

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: