Rodriguez Relinquishes FORSCOM Colors on Fort Bragg; Will Lead AFRICOM Next
March 19, 2013
The U.S. Army Forces Command held a relinquishment of command ceremony March 15 on Fort Bragg, N.C., where Gen. David M. Rodriguez relinquished command to Lt. Gen. William B. Garrett III, the FORSCOM Deputy Commanding General and acting commander until Rodriguez' successor is named.
Gen. Raymond T. Odierno, U.S. Army Chief of Staff, hosted and spoke during the ceremony, highlighting the service and dedication of Rodriguez and his Family.
Rodriguez will soon assume command of the U.S. Africa Command, headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany.