Special Event Station K1R – Commemorating USCG Rescue Flotilla 1

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K1R is a special event station operating from June 5 through June 10, 2014. K1R commemorates the 70th Anniversary of the United States Coast Guard Rescue Flotilla One (ResFlo-1) and the role it played during the D-Day invasion of Allied forces at Normandy.

 

ResFlo-1 was responsible for saving more than 1,400 lives during the Invasion of Normandy.