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Maj. Gen. Vander Hamm takes helm of 8th AF

Eighth Air Force Vice Commander Col. Thomas Hesterman leads the formation of Airmen at a change of command ceremony for Maj. Gen. Scott Vander Hamm. During the ceremony at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Oct. 23, 2013, Vander Hamm was promoted to the rank of major general and took command of 8 AF, the Joint Functional Component Command for Global Strike, and Task Force 204. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Micaiah Anthony)

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