By: KDKA-TV News Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. (KDKA) — The U.S. Coast Guard is renaming a wing at a training center in California in honor of Arnold Palmer.READ MORE: County Fire Marshal Investigating Lea's Floral Shop Fire In East McKeesport
The wing of the Training Center Petaluma schoolhouse will be known as the Arnold D. Palmer Professional Annex.READ MORE: Two People Injured At Seven Springs Pond Skim Event
Before becoming one of the best golfers in the world, Palmer served in the Coast Guard from 1951 to 1953.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 In West Virginia: State Reports 5 Additional Virus-Related Deaths
The annex will house the yeoman and storekeeper “A” school wing of the Juliet Nichols Building where all Coast Guard yeomen conduct their foundational entry-level training.