Representing the Service
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RADM Colvin Retirement
Mon, 04 Jun 2012 07:42:06 EST
Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp (left) presents Rear Adm. Christopher Colvin with the Distinguished Service Medal during Colvin's retirement ceremony held aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Morganthau at Coast Guard Island, Alamdea, Calif., Friday, June 1, 2012. Colvin served in the Coast Guard for 34 years and spent the majority of his career conducting afloat operations, serving aboard eight cutters while commanding three. Coast Guard photo by Fireman Jordan Akiyama.