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90 SFS, 90 SSPTS welcome new commanders

Colonel Damian Schlussel, 90th Security Forces commander, passes the guidon to Maj. George Hern, 90th Security Forces Squadron commander, during the 90th SFS assumption of command ceremony October 3, 2019 in the Peacekeeper Security Forces high bay on F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyo. The passing of the guidon symbolizes the authority and responsibility Hern now has as the commander of 90th SFS.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Glenn S. Robertson)

Colonel Damian Schlussel, 90th Security Forces commander, passes the guidon to Maj. George Hern, 90th Security Forces Squadron commander, during the 90th SFS assumption of command ceremony October 3, 2019 in the Peacekeeper Security Forces high bay on F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyo. The passing of the guidon symbolizes the authority and responsibility Hern now has as the commander of 90th SFS. (U.S. Air Force photo by Glenn S. Robertson)

Colonel Damian Schlussel, 90th Security Forces commander, passes the guidon to Maj. Tim Marriner, 90th Security Support Squadron commander, during the 90th SSPTS change of command ceremony October 3, 2019 in the Peacekeeper Security Forces high bay on F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyo. The ceremony signified the transition of command from Maj. George Hern to Marriner. (U.S. Air Force photo by Glenn S. Robertson)

Colonel Damian Schlussel, 90th Security Forces commander, passes the guidon to Maj. Tim Marriner, 90th Security Support Squadron commander, during the 90th SSPTS change of command ceremony October 3, 2019 in the Peacekeeper Security Forces high bay on F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyo. The ceremony signified the transition of command from Maj. George Hern to Marriner. (U.S. Air Force photo by Glenn S. Robertson)

F. E. WARREN AIR FORCE BASE, Wyo. --

Major George Hern assumed command of the 90th Security Forces Squadron October 3, 2019, during an assumption of command ceremony in the Peacekeeper Security Forces high bay on F. E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyoming.

Immediately previous, Maj. Tim Marriner assumed command of the 90th Security Support Squadron from Maj. George Hern in a change of command ceremony.

Col. Damian Schlussel, 90th Security Forces commander, was the presiding officer for both ceremonies. 

Changes and assumption of command ceremonies are traditions that represent the formal transfer of authority and responsibility to an incoming commander.