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POTUS arrives

U.S. Coast Guard posted a photo:

POTUS arrives

President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania head to the Inaugural Parade reviewing stand from the White House in Washingtion, D.C., Jan. 20, 2017. Trump was sworn-in as the 45th president of the United States earlier in the day. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley.

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U.S. Coast Guard Band Photo

U.S. Coast Guard posted a photo:

U.S. Coast Guard Band Photo

Members of the U.S. Coast Guard band march in formation during a photoshoot and rehearsal, Nov. 9, 2016. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Richard Brahm.

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U.S. Coast Guard Band Photo

U.S. Coast Guard posted a photo:

U.S. Coast Guard Band Photo

U.S. Coast Guard Master Chief Jonathan Towne, the drum major in the band, poses for a photo while wearing his ceremonial bearskin hat, Nov. 9, 2016.

This year's inauguration will be Towne's eighth and final one as a member of the Coast Guard Band. As the drum major, Towne will lead the band as they march in the 45th presidential Inauguration.

Official U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Richard Brahm.

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USCGC Polar Star icebreaking operations off of Antarctica

U.S. Coast Guard posted a photo:

USCGC Polar Star icebreaking operations off of Antarctica

The Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star cuts through Antarctic ice in the Ross Sea near a large group of seals as the ship’s crew creates a navigation channel for supply ships, Jan. 16, 2017. The resupply channel is an essential part of the yearly delivery of essential supplies to the National Science Foundation’s McMurdo Station. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer David Mosley)

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Coast Guard MSST K-9 team supports the 58th Presidential Inauguration security

U.S. Coast Guard posted a photo:

Coast Guard MSST K-9 team supports the 58th Presidential Inauguration security

Coast Guard Petty Officer 2nd Class Richard Bacone from Maritime Safety and Security Team New York conducts a security sweep with his canine, Ruthie, during a dinner cruise in Washington, D.C., Jan. 19, 2017. Coast Guard canine explosive detection teams are comprised of one Coast Guard working dog and one handler and are utilized around the country to protect maritime assets. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew S. Masaschi/Released)

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U.S. Coast Guard Supports 2017 Presidential Inauguration

U.S. Coast Guard posted a photo:

U.S. Coast Guard Supports 2017 Presidential Inauguration

Petty Officer 1st Class Christian Osborne patrols the Potomac River in the small boat from Coast Guard Cutter Heron in Washington, D.C., Jan.19, 2017. The Heron, homeported in Virginia Beach, Virginia, assisted with security operations in support of the 58th Presidential Inauguration. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Charlotte Fritts/Released)

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