U.S. Africa Command welcomes new commander
Photo Credit: Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Lapierre
Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Joyce Ward congratulate Gen. William E. Ward, outgoing commander, U.S. Africa Command, during a change-of-command ceremony where Ward relinquished command to Gen. Carter F. Ham, March 9, 2011, at the Stadthalle in Sindelfingen, Germany. Gates presented Ward with the Defense Distinguished Service Award for his leadership and accomplishments as U.S. AFRICOM commander.
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