St. Simons Island ‘Coasties’ Reunion

Former US Coast Guard personnel who served on St. Simons Island, Georgia, are invited to a special reunion November 9-11, 2007, sponsored by the Coastal Georgia Historical Society ( The event is open to all Coast Guard personnel, regular and reserves, who were associated with Station St. Simons from 1937 and 1995.

Most activities will be based at the Maritime Museum at the Historic Coast Guard Station and will include tours of Station St. Simons, restored and opened as a museum in 2006; a banquet and worship service.

The Coastal Georgia Historical Society is especially interested in personal stories, photographs and other memorabilia. To share them, contact Michelle Collins, reunion coordinator, at 912-638-5481 or 912-628-4666.