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Change of command for Naval Special Warfare

11th September 2018 - 13:00 GMT | by Scott Gourley in California


In change of command ceremonies held at Naval Amphibious Base Coronado on 7 September, Rear Adm. Collin Green relieved Rear Adm. Tim Szymanski as Commander, Naval Special Warfare Command (CNSWC).

As the maritime component of United States Special Operations Command is comprised of approximately 10,000 personnel, including more than 2,900 active-duty SEALs, 780 special warfare combatant-craftcrewmen, 748 reserve personnel, 4,000 support personnel and more than 1,250 civilians.

Gen. Raymond A. “Tony” Thomas, commander, U.S. Special Operations Command, and Vice Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Bill Moran were guest speakers at the change of command ceremony.

During his

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Scott Gourley

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