Tag: New Dawn

White House honors nation’s warriors

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Michael P. Leavitt along with Lt. James Cullen, Petty Officer Second Class Lawrence Benson and Chief Petty Officer Joseph Castro pause for a photo while attending "A Nation's Gratitude: Honoring the U.S. Troops of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation New Dawn," hosted by President Barrack Obama at

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Adm. Papp reviews mission of Patrol Forces Southwest Asia

Adm. Papp reviews mission of Patrol Forces Southwest Asia

Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp visited Coast Guard Patrol Forces Southwest Asia in Manama, Bahrain, this week to learn more about the unit’s evolving mission in support of U.S. naval forces in the region and meet with Coast Guard personnel. This coordination is critical to the Coast Guard’s continued support, as part of the combined armed forces in the area, to protect U.S. national interests.