The Coast Guardsman’s Manual


Coast Guardsman’s Manual Notes


Coast Guardsman’s Manuals – 1942 to 2017
pre 1st edition to 11th edition

Manual History

Prior to the first edition of The Coast Guardsman’s Manual in 1952, The Navy Bluejackets’ Manual (BJM) was used by Coast Guard. Supplemental chapters dealing with Coast Guard exclusive subjects were often printed and distributed at Recruit Training Centers.