Millard D. Olds Memorial Mooring
Tour of the
USCGC Mackinaw
The Mighty Mac

October 24, 2005

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Icebraker Mackinaw Maritime Museum

WAGB 83 - The United States Coast Guard Cutter Mackinaw at its home of 62 years near the mouth of the Cheboygan
river. WAGB 83 was decomisioned in June of 2006 and moved to Mackinaw City where it became the new
Mackinaw Maritime Museum. It was replaced by the new Coast Guard Cutter Mackinaw, WLBB 30.

Mackinaw gangplank
gangplank (Cheboygan Range Light in center distance, with two red stripes)

The small black & while flag to the right of the mast indicated that the Captain is not on board

The Mackinaw's honors

Mackinaw's bow
bow (Cheboygan Crib light at upper left)

Mackinaw's Fantail
Mackinaw's distinctive wide fantail - in early years this was a helicopter pad

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