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CPR 11 Change of Command
180601-N-IO414-080.JPG Photo By: MC2 Jordan Crouch

SASEBO, Japan - 180601-N-IO414-080 SASEBO, Japan (June 1, 2018) Capt. Jim McGovern delivers a speech after assuming command of Amphibious Squadron (PHIBRON) 11 during a change of command ceremony aboard the amphibious dock landing ship USS Germantown (LSD 42). McGovern relieved Capt. Ed Thompson as commodore of PHIBRON 11 and will now lead the U.S. Navy’s only forward-deployed amphibious squadron consisting of USS Wasp (LHD 1), USS Green Bay (LPD 20), USS Ashland (LSD 48), and Germantown.


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