U.S. Forward Operating Location Welcomes New Commander. | SMN NEWS

On June 16, Lieutenant Colonel John P. McCoy relinquished command of the United States Forward Operating Locations (USFOL) on Curaçao and Aruba to Lieutenant Colonel Donald A. Morris. The Change of Command is a time-honored military tradition which symbolizes the continuation of leadership and unit identity despite the change in individual authority. Passing the ceremonial flag from the old commander to the new commander physically represents this transfer.
Present at the ceremony were U.S. Consul General Allen Greenberg and Deputy Governor of Curacao Michelle Russell-Capriles, Colonel John D. Galloway, Director of Operations for Headquarters 12th Air Force (Air Forces ...

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