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ADMIRAL THAD ALLEN
Adm. Thad Allen says he was responding to the “call of duty” when he signed on to take charge of federal Katrina relief last year. Now, as commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard, Allen’s channeling the same skills he marshaled from the helm of USS Iwo Jima.
READ ADMIRAL ALLEN’S PROFILE FROM U.S. News & World Report