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This Daring Christmas Eve Rescue By The Coast Guard Shows Why They Are The Best In The World

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A 31 foot sailboat never returned home to Maryland on Christmas Eve. By 10:30 PM, the man aboard was able to phone a friend stating he was having engine problems near Pooles Island.

This time of year, oceans can be a treacherous place, but the Coast Guard swung into action, leaving form Atlantic City, NJ.

Here’s what happened next:

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