5th Bomb Wing welcomes new commander

Submitted Photo Col. Jesse Lamarand, incoming 5th Bomb Wing commander, right, accepts the guidon from Maj. Gen. Jason Armagost, 8th Air Force commander, left, during the 5th Bomb Wing change of command ceremony at Minot Air Force Base on Friday. The passing of the guidon to Lamarand during the ceremony symbolically gives him command of the Minot bomb wing. Armagost is a former commander of the 5th Bomb Wing. Lamarand replaces Col. Daniel Hoadley, who is retiring from the Air Force. U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Luis Gomez.



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