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Swabs at Coast Guard Academy face challenges of Sea Trials

New London — Members of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy Class of 2024 faced the challenges of their Sea Trials on Thursday.

The Sea Trials, a series of physical, team-building challenges, mark the end of the 7-week Swab Summer indoctrination.

The swabs will receive their shoulder boards Friday morning, Aug. 14, officially joining the Corps of Cadets.


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