Cal Maritime welcomes Gold Lifesaving Medal recipient

Jarvise SheltonYesterday, July 30, the Cal Maritime Library was honored to host an informal meet-and-greet event to welcome Jarvise Shelton, a recipient of the Gold Lifesaving Medal from the US Coast Guard. Jarvise was awarded the medal in May 2013 for rescuing a family of five on the Mississippi River, near St. Louis. A detailed description of the rescue efforts are included in a local newspaper report about the award ceremony:


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