Dr. Robert G. Newton, Director, Cadet Vocal Music at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, is a graduate of Westminster Choir College in Princeton, New Jersey, Dr. Newton received his Bachelor of Music Education in 1968.  As an undergraduate voice major, he toured the country performing with the world-renowned Westminster Choir. Upon graduating, Dr. Newton enlisted…

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Admiral Robert J. Papp

In 1998, ADM Robert J. Papp Jr., USCG (Ret.) was awarded the NMHS Distinguished Service Award.  In 2011, ADM Papp was honored again; on this occasion he was awarded the NMHS Bravo Zulu Award at the Annual Awards Dinner. We recognized his many accomplishments in the evening’s awards dinner journal: The NMHS Bravo Zulu Award…

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Captains of the Miracle on the Hudson

In 2009, the Captains of Miracle on the Hudson were awarded the NMHS Bravo Zulu Award.  We recognized their many accomplishments in the evening’s awards dinner journal: The Society salutes the exemplary effort of these life savers in reaching the crew and passengers of US Airways Flight 1549 as it was forced to make a…

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Portrait in uniform

In 2009, ADM Thad W. Allen, USCG (Ret.) was awarded with the NMHS Bravo Zulu Award at the National Maritime Awards Dinner. We recognized his many accomplishments in the evening’s awards dinner journal: Admiral Thad W. Allen, Commandant of the United States Coast Guard, will receive the NMHS Bravo Zulu Award, in recognition of his…

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