• Mr. Jyuji Hewitt (then executive director, Joint Munitions Command) passes the JMC colors to Lt. Gen. James H. Pillsbury (deputy commanding general, Army Materiel Command) signifying an end to his time as leader of the JMC.

    Passing the Colors

    Mr. Jyuji Hewitt (then executive director, Joint Munitions Command) passes the JMC colors to Lt. Gen. James H. Pillsbury (deputy commanding general, Army Materiel Command) signifying an end to his time as leader of the JMC.

  • Lt. Gen. James H. Pillsbury (deputy commanding general, Army Materiel Command) addresses the audience during the Joint Munitions Command assumption of command on Nov. 16.

    Lt. Gen. James H. Pillsbury

    Lt. Gen. James H. Pillsbury (deputy commanding general, Army Materiel Command) addresses the audience during the Joint Munitions Command assumption of command on Nov. 16.

  • Mr. Jyuji Hewitt addresses the audience during the Joint Munitions Command assumption of command held Nov. 16. Hewitt served as executive director after Brig. Gen. Larry Wyche relinquished command late July.

    Mr. Jyuji Hewitt

    Mr. Jyuji Hewitt addresses the audience during the Joint Munitions Command assumption of command held Nov. 16. Hewitt served as executive director after Brig. Gen. Larry Wyche relinquished command late July.

  • Brig. Gen. Gustave F. Perna addresses the audience during the Joint Munitions Command assumption of command on Nov. 16. Perna assumes command of JMC following his latest tour in Iraq as director of logistics for the United States Forces-Iraq.

    Brig. Gen. Gustave F. Perna

    Brig. Gen. Gustave F. Perna addresses the audience during the Joint Munitions Command assumption of command on Nov. 16. Perna assumes command of JMC following his latest tour in Iraq as director of logistics for the United States Forces-Iraq.

  • Mr. Jyuji Hewitt and Lt. Gen. James H. Pillsbury (deputy commanding general, Army Materiel Command) are met mid-field by commander of troops, Col. Arnold Montgomery (chief of staff, Joint Munitions Command) before they proceed with the inspection of the troops.

    Commander of Troops

    Mr. Jyuji Hewitt and Lt. Gen. James H. Pillsbury (deputy commanding general, Army Materiel Command) are met mid-field by commander of troops, Col. Arnold Montgomery (chief of staff, Joint Munitions Command) before they proceed with the inspection of...

  • The 85th Army Band lended their talents for the Joint Munitions Command assumption of command ceremony held Nov. 16.  The band sounded "three ruffles and flourishes" followed by the "general's march" during the ceremony. Based in Arlington Heights, Ill., the 85th Army Band was commanded by Chief Warrant Officer 2 James E. Walker.

    85th Army Band

    The 85th Army Band lended their talents for the Joint Munitions Command assumption of command ceremony held Nov. 16. The band sounded "three ruffles and flourishes" followed by the "general's march" during the ceremony. Based in Arlington Heights...

  • The 2nd Batallion, 123rd Field Artillery fires a 15-gun salute rendering honors appropriate for Lt. Gen. James H. Pillsbury (deputy commanding general, Army Materiel Command) who officiated the assumption of command ceremony.  Based in Milan, Ill., the 2nd Battalion, 123rd Field Artillery was under the charge of 2nd Lt. Jonathon Gosa and Staff Sgt. Ian Catour.

    Firing Battery

    The 2nd Batallion, 123rd Field Artillery fires a 15-gun salute rendering honors appropriate for Lt. Gen. James H. Pillsbury (deputy commanding general, Army Materiel Command) who officiated the assumption of command ceremony. Based in Milan, Ill., the...

  • From Left to Right: Mr. Jyuji Hewitt (then executive director, Joint Munitions Command), Lt. Gen. James H. Pillsbury (deputy commanding general, Army Materiel Command) and Brig. Gen. Gustave F. Perna (incoming commander, Joint Munitions Command) pause before the start of JMC's Nov. 16 Assumption of Command ceremony.

    Salute

    From Left to Right: Mr. Jyuji Hewitt (then executive director, Joint Munitions Command), Lt. Gen. James H. Pillsbury (deputy commanding general, Army Materiel Command) and Brig. Gen. Gustave F. Perna (incoming commander, Joint Munitions Command) pause...

  • Mr. Jyuji Hewitt (then executive director, Joint Munitions Command), Col. Arnold Montgomery (chief of staff, Joint Munitions Command) and Lt. Gen. James H. Pillsbury (deputy commanding general, Army Materiel Command) inspect the troops during the Joint Munitions Command assumption of command ceremony at Rock Island Arsenal.

    Inspection of the troops

    Mr. Jyuji Hewitt (then executive director, Joint Munitions Command), Col. Arnold Montgomery (chief of staff, Joint Munitions Command) and Lt. Gen. James H. Pillsbury (deputy commanding general, Army Materiel Command) inspect the troops during the Joint...

  • On Nov. 16, Brig. Gen. Gustave F. Perna (commander, Joint Munitions Command) accepts the JMC colors from Lt. Gen. James H. Pillsbury (deputy commanding general, Army Materiel Command) and officially assumes command.

    Assuming Command

    On Nov. 16, Brig. Gen. Gustave F. Perna (commander, Joint Munitions Command) accepts the JMC colors from Lt. Gen. James H. Pillsbury (deputy commanding general, Army Materiel Command) and officially assumes command.

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