SMDC Officer moves through the ranks

By Rachel L. Griffith (USASMDC/ARSTRAT)April 22, 2011

Lt. Harold Butterfield, right, stands at attention with Col. Timothy Coffin, deputy commanding officer for operations, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command, as the orders promoting Butterfield to captain are read aloud during a ceremony in Colorad Springs, Colo., April 22. Butterfield serves as Coffin's aide.
1 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Lt. Harold Butterfield, right, stands at attention with Col. Timothy Coffin, deputy commanding officer for operations, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command, as the orders promoting Butterfield to captain are read aloud during a ceremony in Colorad Springs, Colo., April 22. Butterfield serves as Coffin's aide. (Photo Credit: Ms. Rachel Griffith (SMDC/ARSTRAT)) VIEW ORIGINAL
USASMDC/ARSTRAT Deputy Commanding Officer for Operations Col. Timothy Coffin replaces the lieutenant rank on Harold Butterfield's uniform with captain's bars. Butterfield was promoted during a ceremony on April 15 at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo. Butterfield serves as Coffin's aide.
2 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – USASMDC/ARSTRAT Deputy Commanding Officer for Operations Col. Timothy Coffin replaces the lieutenant rank on Harold Butterfield's uniform with captain's bars. Butterfield was promoted during a ceremony on April 15 at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo. Butterfield serves as Coffin's aide. (Photo Credit: Ms. Rachel Griffith (SMDC/ARSTRAT)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Newly promotoed Capt. Harold Butterfield recites the Oath of Office, administered by Col. Timothy Coffin, deputy commanding officer for operations, USASMDC/ARSTRAT, during a ceremony on April 22 at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo.
3 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Newly promotoed Capt. Harold Butterfield recites the Oath of Office, administered by Col. Timothy Coffin, deputy commanding officer for operations, USASMDC/ARSTRAT, during a ceremony on April 22 at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo. (Photo Credit: Ms. Rachel Griffith (SMDC/ARSTRAT)) VIEW ORIGINAL