ARLINGTON Va. - - Maj. Gen. Jeffrey S. Buchanan is the new commanding general of the Joint Force Headquarters - National Capital Region and the U.S. Army Military District of Washington. He replaces Maj. Gen. Michael S. Linnington who has been nominated by the Secretary of Defense for the rank of lieutenant general and for assignment as military deputy for readiness to the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness.

The Change of Command ceremony took place inside Conmy Hall at Joint Base Myer - Henderson Hall Monday, June 24 beginning at 4 p.m. Check this site tomorrow, June 25 for full coverage and also pick up your copy of the JBM-HH installation paper, The Pentagram, June 28 for all the details!