Marine Forces Europe and Africa Change of Command

Marine Forces Europe and Africa Change of Command

U.S. Navy Lt. Cmdr. Bowen Woodruff, the chaplain with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 19.2, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, delivers an invocation during the change of command ceremony on the Devil Dog Field on Panzer Kaserne in Boeblingen, Germany, July 9, 2019. Major General Hermesmann, the incoming commander who recently relinquished command of U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Korea, reiterated Maj. Gen. Russell A.C. Sanborn’s, the outgoing commander, high praise for his Marines and challenged them to push themselves even more to face tomorrow’s challenges. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Menelik Collins)
Marine Forces Europe and Africa Change of Command

USS John S. McCain Change of Command and 25th Anniversary of Commissioning

USS John S. McCain Change of Command and 25th Anniversary of Commissioning

190702-N-D0433-1001 YOKOSUKA, Japan (July 02, 2019) – Cmdr. Ryan T. Easterday relieves Cmdr. Micah D. Murphy as commanding officer during a change of command ceremony aboard USS John S. McCain (DDG 56). Cindy H. McCain, wife of the late Sen. John S. McCain III and ship’s sponsor, were among the distinguished guests in attendance. The ceremony also commemorates the 25th anniversary of the ship’s commissioning. (U.S. Navy video/Released)

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00:08:31 – Cmdr. Micah D. Murphy, Outgoing Commanding Officer
00:16:13 – Capt. Chase R. Sargeant, Thirteenth Commanding Officer (2013-2015)
00:22:01 – Capt. Jeffrey J. Kim, Tenth Commanding Officer (2009-2010)
00:27:40 – Capt. Jake K. Ross, Retired, Commissioning Commanding Officer (1994-1996)
00:37:26 – Mrs. Cindy H. McCain, Ship Sponsor
00:55:04 – Cmdr. Ryan T. Easterday, Incoming Commanding Officer
USS John S. McCain Change of Command and 25th Anniversary of Commissioning

MARFORCOM welcomes new commanding general

MARFORCOM welcomes new commanding general

U.S. Navy Capt. Stephen J. Shaw, the U.S. Marine Corps Forces Command chaplain, delivers the invocation during a change of command ceremony where the outgoing commander of MARFORCOM, Lt. Gen. Mark A. Brilakis, relinquishes command to Lt. Gen. Robert F. Hedelund at Naval Support Activity Hampton Roads, Virginia, July 3, 2019. The change of command is a time-honored tradition where all responsibilities and authority are ceremoniously passed from one commander to another. MARFORCOM is one of three major Marine Corps commands, along with U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Pacific and U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Reserve, which generates operating forces to support Unified or Joint Task Force Commanders. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Jessika Braden/ Released)
MARFORCOM welcomes new commanding general