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The U.S. Life-Saving Service 1871- 1918 Presented by Keeper James Charlet

July 18 @ 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Come learn about the US Life-saving Service. Hear true and amazing stories of daring shipwreck rescues from the Graveyard of the Atlantic by “America’s Forgotten Heroes.” Did you know the most highly awarded maritime rescue in US history occurred right here on the Outer Banks, August 16, 1918? Local historian, Keeper James Charlet, will give a 15 minute presentation full of facts at the Hatteras Lighthouse Pavillon. Meet Keeper James and take a photo with him. He will be happy to answer questions.

Venue

Hatteras Lighthouse Pavillon
Lighthouse Road
Buxton, North Carolina 27920 United States
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Come learn about the US Life-saving Service. Hear true and amazing stories of daring shipwreck rescues from the Graveyard of the Atlantic by “America’s Forgotten Heroes.” Did you know the most highly awarded maritime rescue in US history occurred right here on the Outer Banks, August 16, 1918? Local historian, Keeper James Charlet, will give a 15 minute presentation full of facts at the Hatteras Lighthouse Pavillon. Meet Keeper James and take a photo with him. He will be happy to answer questions.

Venue

Hatteras Lighthouse Pavillon
Lighthouse Road
Buxton, North Carolina 27920 United States
+ Google Map