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STUTTGART, Germany - General William E. "Kip" Ward (left), commander of U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM), conducts the Army Oath of Office with Brigadier General Christopher K. Haas, Special Operations Command Africa (SOCAFRICA) commander, during a frocking ceremony, December 18, 2009, at Kelley Barracks in Stuttgart, Germany. Haas, SOCAFRICA's commander since August, received his first star and new rank of Brigadier General during a small ceremony in front of family, friends and fellow members of both commands. (Photo by U.S. Army Master Sergeant Donald Sparks)
STUTTGART, Germany - General William E. "Kip" Ward (left), commander of U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM), conducts the Army Oath of Office with Brigadier General Christopher K. Haas, Special Operations Command Africa (SOCAFRICA) commander, during a frocking ceremony, December 18, 2009, at Kelley Barracks in Stuttgart, Germany.  Haas, SOCAFRICA's commander since August, received his first star and new rank of Brigadier General during a small ceremony in front of family, friends and fellow members of both commands. (Photo by U.S. Army Master Sergeant Donald Sparks)
STUTTGART, Germany - General William E. "Kip" Ward (left), commander of U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM), conducts the Army Oath of Office with Brigadier General Christopher K. Haas, Special Operations Command Africa (SOCAFRICA) commander, during a frocking ceremony, December 18, 2009, at Kelley Barracks in Stuttgart, Germany. Haas, SOCAFRICA's commander since August, received his first star and new rank of Brigadier General during a small ceremony in front of family, friends and fellow members of both commands. (Photo by U.S. Army Master Sergeant Donald Sparks)
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