This page contains an archive of news items published by the Commandant of the Coast Guard and other senior staff members.
Commandant of the Coast Guard Adm. Papp (left) presented a Lone Sailor Award to J. David Power III (center), a Coast Guard veteran and founder of J. D. Power & Associates, Inc., at the U.S. Navy Memorial's 2012 Lone Sailor Awards Dinner in Washington, D.C. on September 18. The Lone Sailor Award is given to sea service veterans who have gone on to excel with distinction in a civilian career while still exemplifying the core values of their respective former sea service. At right is Vice Adm. John Totushek, U. S. Navy (retired), President and Chief Executive Officer of the United States Navy Memorial Foundation. Photo by PA2 Patrick Kelley, USCG.