1188th Transportation Battalion Transfer of Authority

By Claudia LaMantiaAugust 19, 2019

Col. Mondrey O. McLaurin, 595th Transportation Brigade commander, speaks during a transfer of authority ceremony where 1173d Transportation Battalion handed authority to the 1188th Transportation Battalion at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, Aug.13, 2019. (U.S. Army photo by Claudia LaMantia)
1 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Col. Mondrey O. McLaurin, 595th Transportation Brigade commander, speaks during a transfer of authority ceremony where 1173d Transportation Battalion handed authority to the 1188th Transportation Battalion at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, Aug.13, 2019. (U.S. Army photo by Claudia LaMantia) (Photo Credit: Claudia LaMantia) VIEW ORIGINAL
Command Sgt. Maj. Mario F. Miranda and Lt. Col. Richard J. Terpstra, 1173d Transportation Battalion commander, case the unit's colors during their transfer of authority ceremony held at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, Aug. 13, 2019. The Hard Hats handed authority to the 1188th Transportation Battalion. (U.S. Army photo by Claudia LaMantia)
2 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Command Sgt. Maj. Mario F. Miranda and Lt. Col. Richard J. Terpstra, 1173d Transportation Battalion commander, case the unit's colors during their transfer of authority ceremony held at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, Aug. 13, 2019. The Hard Hats handed authority to the 1188th Transportation Battalion. (U.S. Army photo by Claudia LaMantia) (Photo Credit: Claudia LaMantia) VIEW ORIGINAL
The 1188th Transportation Battalion colors stand uncased during their transfer of authority ceremony where they took the reigns from 1173d Transportation Battalion at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, Aug. 13, 2019. (U.S. Army photo by Claudia LaMantia)
3 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – The 1188th Transportation Battalion colors stand uncased during their transfer of authority ceremony where they took the reigns from 1173d Transportation Battalion at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, Aug. 13, 2019. (U.S. Army photo by Claudia LaMantia) (Photo Credit: Claudia LaMantia) VIEW ORIGINAL
Lt. Col. Tom J. Williams, 1188th Transportation Battalion commander, uncases his unit's colors during a transfer of authority ceremony at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, Aug.13, 2019.  The Sea Dawgs accepted responsibility from 1173d Transportation Battalion who held the reigns for the previous nine months. (U.S. Army photo by Claudia LaMantia)
4 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Lt. Col. Tom J. Williams, 1188th Transportation Battalion commander, uncases his unit's colors during a transfer of authority ceremony at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, Aug.13, 2019. The Sea Dawgs accepted responsibility from 1173d Transportation Battalion who held the reigns for the previous nine months. (U.S. Army photo by Claudia LaMantia) (Photo Credit: Claudia LaMantia) VIEW ORIGINAL