Lloyd Bridges - During World War II he left Columbia Studios to enlist in the Coast Guard and returned to acting after the war. He was a member of Coast Guard Auxiliary in the 11th District and did a number of public service announcements for the Coast Guard. He was latter appointed an honorary commodore.
‘The Finest Hours’ Set Visit with Chris Pine & Director Craig Gillespie -- Director Craig Gillespie adapts the incredible true story of the U.S. Coast Guard's greatest sea rescue in ‘The Finest Hours’. -- http://movieweb.com/finest-hours-movie-set-visit-chris-pine-director/
The interior of the U.S. Coast Guard Memorial Chapel on the grounds of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London, Conn. U.S. Coast Guard HDR photograph by Petty Officer 1st Class NyxoLyno Cangemi #coastie #coastguard