June 29, 2013

Coast Guard Recovers 2 Bodies in Lake Michigan

“Every year since 1921 the Chicago Yacht Club has held an annual race called the Race to Mackinac. The race which started in 1898, wasn’t an annual event until then.

The United States Coast Guard has a long history of helping find missing sailors, or civilians who are missing in the water.

During this years race two sailors went missing when their boats capsized.

The US Coast Guard searched for the missing persons,Mark Money and Suzanne Bickel, who had 44 years of experience between them.

The US Coast Guard found the bodies of Money and his girlfriend, Bickel on Monday morning at 7:45 am on the 18th of July.”

Additional information at:

Chicago Sun Times

Coast Guard Searches for Missing Sailors in Lake Michigan