Special Missions Training Center holds change-of-command

Special Missions Training Center holds change-of-command
U.S. Coast Guard Capt. Adrian L. West, right, off-going commanding officer, transfers command to Capt. Paul E. Frantz, left, on-coming commanding officer, Special Missions Training Center, during the SMTC change of command at the Marston Pavilion on Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, June 20, 2019.  (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Karina Lopezmata) CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. — Coast...

Coast Guard Special Missions Training Center holds change of command

Coast Guard Special Missions Training Center holds change of command
WASHINGTON — Capt. Adrian L. West relieved Capt. Jonathan N. Riffe as commanding officer of U.S. Coast Guard Special Missions Training Center (SMTC) during a ceremony Friday at U.S. Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune in Jacksonville, North Carolina. West, a native of Farrell, Pennsylvania, most recently served as the chief of response at Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston. “To the crew of SMTC –...