New commander takes over at US base near DMZ
CAMP CASEY, South Korea — There’s a new commander in charge of the last large military base occupied by U.S. forces near the Korean Demilitarized Zone.
Lt. Col. Diosabelle Buack took command of Camp Casey from outgoing commander Lt. Col. Brian Jacobs during a ceremony Tuesday at the Carey Fitness Center attended by troops, family members and officials from the nearby city of Dongducheon. Buack has responsibility for the base itself, which supports about 10,000 personnel, including tenant units.
“We are serving at a time of great change here on the peninsula,” Col. Monica Washington, commander of U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan-Casey, said during the ceremony.
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