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NSA Lakehurst holds 'Joint' themed Change of Command Ceremony
July 13, 2023
U.S. Navy Capt. Frank T. Ingargiola bids farewell to Sailors assigned to Naval Support Activity Lakehurst at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., July 13, 2023. Rear Adm. Wesley R. McCall relieved Ingargiola of his orders, allowing Capt. James B. Howell to assume command. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Sergio Avalos)

JB MDL Change of Command 2023
June 20, 2023
A photo of the 2023 JB MDL Change of Command ceremony

Army Support Activity Fort Dix holds Change of Command ceremony
July 21, 2022
Brenda Lee McCullough, U.S. Army Installation Management Readiness director, addresses the audience during a change of command ceremony on July, 21, 2022, at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst. The change of command ceremony is a tradition where the outgoing commander symbolically relinquishes responsibility and authority by passing the colors to the incoming commander, thus beginning a new dawn of leadership for the incoming commander and his or her soldiers and civilians.

Col. Jon Brierton, from Recruit to Commander, an ASA Fort Dix Legacy
July 21, 2022
U.S. Army Col. Jon Brierton, Army Support Activity Dix commander, poses for a photo on 13 July, 2022, at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. Brierton completed basic combat training at ASA Fort Dix in 1990 and returned 30 years later as Garrison and Joint Base Deputy Commander. Under his leadership, Brierton’s team assisted with COVID-19 pandemic relief and supported 13,000 Afghan refugees during Operations Allies Welcome/Refuge.

Marine Aircraft Group 49 holds showstopping Change of Command ceremony
July 16, 2022
U.S. Marine Corps Col. Lonnie Cobb, Marine Aircraft Group 49 commander, passes a flag to Marine Corps. Col. Russel Rybka during a change of command ceremony on July 16, 2022 at Joint Base McGuire Dix Lakehurst. The change of command ceremony is a military tradition that represents a formal transfer of authority and responsibility for a unit from one officer to another. The mission of MAG 49 is to organize, train, and equip combat ready squadrons to augment and reinforce the active Marine forces in time of war, national emergency, or contingency operations, and to provide personnel and assault support capabilities to relieve operational tempo for active duty forces. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Senior Airman Matt Porter)

305th Air Mobility Wing welcomes new wing commander
July 14, 2022
Three military members stand at attention

U.S. Army 174th Infantry Brigade Change of Command
July 13, 2022
U.S. Army Colonel James Krueger, 174th Infantry Brigade commander, stands at attention with the color guard during a change of command ceremony on 13 July, 2022 at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst N.J. The 174th Infantry Brigade is responsible for preparing soldiers of the U.S. Army Reserve and National Guard for deployment through battle training in maneuvers, equipment, and other details. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Matt Porter)

AMCTES Change of Command
July 11, 2022

305th Maintenance Group Change of Command
June 30, 2022
U.S. Air Force Col. Scott Wiederholt, 305th Air Mobility Wing commander, passes the flag to U.S. Air Force Col. Scott Pendely, 305th Maintenance Group commander, as he takes commands at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., June 30, 2022. U.S. Air Force Col. Mary Teeter relinquished command to Pendley after having led CAN DO Airmen during the COVID-19 pandemic and Operations Allies Welcome/Refuge.

305th Operations Group changes command
June 24, 2022
Airmen stand at attention