Taking command
Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Christopher DeHart, Army North PAO
FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas " Lt. Gen. Perry Wiggins receives the U.S. Army North (Fifth Army) colors from Lt. Gen. William Caldwell IV as he assumes command while Command Sgt. Maj. Hu Rhodes looks on Sep. 4 during a change of command ceremony held in the historic Quadrangle. Wiggins previously served as the deputy commanding general for Army North and was promoted prior to the ceremony to the rank of lieutenant general then assumed duties as commanding general, Army North, and senior commander for Fort Sam Houston and Camp Bullis. Caldwell departs command of Fifth Army, the same command his father, Lt. Gen. (ret.) William Caldwell III, held before he retired in 1980, both in their 37th year of service. Rhodes is the senior enlisted leader for Army North, Fort Sam Houston and Camp Bullis.
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