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Fort Hood Press Center
DATE: July 20, 2012 10:12:48 AM CDT

Black Jack to change command

FORT HOOD, Texas – The 1st Cavalry Division will be hosting a change of command ceremony for its 2nd Brigade Combat Team “Black Jack” at 9 a.m. on July 24 at Cooper Field here.

Col. Robert Whittle, Jr., formerly a planner in the Strategic Plans and Policy Directorate (J5), Joint Staff, in Washington, D.C., will be taking command of the brigade from Col. John Peeler, the outgoing brigade commander.

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For more information contact:
1st Cavalry Division Public Affairs
(254) 287-9400
Bldg. 28000 Battalion Ave.
Fort Hood, TX 76544
[email protected]