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Portrait of U.S. Coastguardsman Algy K. Bevins.
, N2001-2, Bevins family papers, 1915-1918, FF8
Accompanying note: "Looks like I had a grouch. Really I am much better natured than I look. A.K.B."
After the entry of the United States into the First World War, Algy and his brother Arthur enlisted into the US Coast Guard and served aboard the USCGC Tampa. The Tampa was a Coast Guard cutter serving on convoy duty with the US Navy in Europe when it disappeared into a fog bank and exploded with the loss of all hands after being torpedoed by a German U-boat.
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Portrait of U.S. Coastguardsman Algy K. Bevins. 1915 (circa). State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/324719>, accessed 1 July 2022.
Portrait of U.S. Coastguardsman Algy K. Bevins. 1915 (circa). State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/324719>