Representing the Service
This page contains an archive of news items published by the Commandant of the Coast Guard and other senior staff members.
Vice Adm. Currier and Gen. Dempsey Present Award at USO Gala
Mon, 28 Oct 2013 08:42:29 EST
Coast Guard Vice Commandant Vice Admiral John Currier (left) and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey
(right) presented Petty Officer 3rd Class Samuel Peikert the USO's Coast Guardsman of the Year Award at the annual 2013 USO Gala
in Washington, Oct. 25, 2013. Peikert was recognized for his extraordinary bravery and heroism. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Senior Chief Petty Officer Michael Hvozda.