Representing the Service
This page contains an archive of news items published by the Commandant of the Coast Guard and other senior staff members.
ADM Papp presents the Spirit of Hope Award
11/16/2012 9:54:00 AM
Kelly Hope, son of Bob Hope, looks on as Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp presents the Spirit of Hope Award to Ross E. Roeder
at an award ceremony at the Pentagon Nov. 15, 2012. The Spirit of Hope Award is presented annually by the five armed services and the Office of the Secretary of Defense to recognize the outstanding service of individuals and organizations whose patriotism and service reflects the character of Bob Hope. Coast Guard Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Kelley.