NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) - A change of command ceremony is being held Thursday at the Joint Forces Staff College in Norfolk. Navy Rear Admiral John W. Smith Jr. will relieve Air Force Major General Joseph Ward of command.
Rear Adm. Smith is coming to JFSC from Guantanamo Bay, where he served as Commander, Joint Task Force Guantanamo. Smith will be the 31st commandant of JFSC.
Maj. Gen. Ward led JFSC for two years, and is taking on a new position as Deputy Director of Army Air Force Exchange in Texas.
The change of command ceremony is scheduled for Thursday at 9 a.m.
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