Units announce upcoming leadership changes

| July 16, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Army Hawaii community is invited to attend upcoming changes of command ceremonies. The change of command is a time-honored tradition that formally symbolizes the continuity of authority when a command is passed from one commander to another.

Generally, awards ceremonies precede the change of command.

•July 16, 10 a.m., Lt. Col. Jon Chytka, commanding officer, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-Honolulu District, will relinquish command to Lt. Col. Doug Guttormsen, at Palm Circle, Fort Shafter.

• July 20, at 10 a.m., Col. James George Jr., commanding officer, 196th Infantry Brigade, will relinquish command to Col. Jack Pritchard at Palm Circle, Fort Shafter. Call 656-2390/2277.

• July 30, at 10 a.m., Col. Byron Freeman, commanding officer, 8th Military Police Brigade, will relinquish command to Col. LaTonya Lynn at Sills Field, Schofield Barracks.

(Editor’s Note: Information listed is subject to change due to inclement weather. Times listed are start times for the changes of command.)

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