George Sellarole, Sr. had quite a sense of humor while serving aboard
a ship like the one above. During World War I, he would say,
"While I served in the Coast Guard during the Great War, patroling the waters of the east coast by Boston Harbor, the Germans never attacked Boston Harbor." With a smile, he would say, "We did our job."
George Sellarole, Sr. was in the United States Coast Guard as a
Chief Petty officer during World War I 1917-1918. He is the father of:
George Sellarole Jr.,
Theodore "Ted" Sellarole,
Kathryn (Kay) Sellarole-Padovano,
the wife of Carl Padovano.
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