Events

June 21, 2012

Change brings opportunity

Photo by Lance Cpl. Bill Waterstreet

Sgt. Maj. Carlos A. Reina presents the Squadron Colors to Lt. Col. Craig R. Doty to then pass to Lt. Col. Rodney R. Tatum. This marks the official passing of command from the former to the latter.

Sgt. Maj. William Shaw, outbound Marine Attack Squadron 311 Sergeant Major, followed by Sgt. Maj. David Wilson, Sacramento native and oncoming VMA-311 Sergeant Major complete the passing of the sword during a relief and appointment ceremony at the squadron hangar June 13.

The change of command staff stand arrayed on the parade deck awaiting the commencement of the Marine Air Control Squadron 1 change of command ceremony. This ceremony marked the departure of Lt. Col. Craig R. Doty and the arrival of Lt. Col. Rodney R. Tatum.

Lt. Col. Michael Prosser, outbound Marine Wing Support Squadron 371 commanding officer, who is heading to the Naval War College in Washington D.C., and Lt. Col. John D. Fleming, oncoming MWSS-371 commanding officer, exchange the squadron colors at the MWSS-371 Change of Command ceremony June 12 on the station parade deck. Prosser assumed command of MWSS-371 in June 2010.Fleming previously served as the Combat Logistics Regiment 1 executive officer before reporting to MCAS Yuma.

Lt. Col. Craig R. Doty, who is continuing on to the Navy War College in Washington D.C., salutes the new commanding officer of Marine Air Control Squadron 1 during the change of command ceremony. Lt. Col. Rodney R. Tatum has taken over as the CO of MACS-1.

Members of the Marine Corps band assist in the marching of platoons during relief and appointment ceremony at the Marine Attack Squadron 311 hangar June 13.

Marines with Marine Attack Squadron 311 stand at parade rest in their platoons during a relief and appointment ceremony at the squadron hangar June 13.

Lt. Col. John D. Fleming, Marine Wing Support Squadron 371 commanding officer, addresses the crowd at the MWSS-371 Change of Command ceremony June 12 on the station parade deck. Fleming previously served as the Combat Logistics Regiment 1 executive officer before reporting to MCAS Yuma.




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