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STUTTGART, Germany - General William E. Ward, commander of U.S. Africa Command, presents the Special Operations Command-Africa (SOCAFRICA) colors to Colonel Christopher K. Haas, the new SOCAFRICA commander, during a change of command ceremony at Kelley Barracks in Stuttgart, Germany August 24, 2009. Haas succeeds Brigadier General Patrick M. Higgins. This was the first change of command ceremony for Special Operations Command Africa, which was established October 1, 2008. (Photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel P. Lapierre, U.S. Africa Command)
STUTTGART, Germany - General William E. Ward, commander of U.S. Africa Command, presents the Special Operations Command-Africa (SOCAFRICA) colors to Colonel Christopher K. Haas, the new SOCAFRICA commander, during a change of command ceremony at Kelley Barracks in Stuttgart, Germany August 24, 2009. Haas succeeds Brigadier General Patrick M. Higgins. This was the first change of command ceremony for Special Operations Command Africa, which was established October 1, 2008. (Photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel P. Lapierre, U.S. Africa Command)
STUTTGART, Germany - General William E. Ward, commander of U.S. Africa Command, presents the Special Operations Command-Africa (SOCAFRICA) colors to Colonel Christopher K. Haas, the new SOCAFRICA commander, during a change of command ceremony at Kelley Barracks in Stuttgart, Germany August 24, 2009. Haas succeeds Brigadier General Patrick M. Higgins. This was the first change of command ceremony for Special Operations Command Africa, which was established October 1, 2008. (Photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel P. Lapierre, U.S. Africa Command)
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