Coast Guard 8th District Public Affairs Detachment Texas
8th District Public
Affairs Detachment Texas
Coast Guard holds change-of-command ceremony at Sector/Air Station
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Coast Guard Sector/Air
Station Corpus Christi held a change-of-command ceremony in Corpus Christi,
During the ceremony, Capt. Edward Gaynor relieved
Capt. Tony Hahn as the commanding officer of Sector/Air Station Corpus
Capt. Gaynor’s previous assignment was as the chief of incident
management, 1st Coast Guard District. Capt. Hahn’s next assignment is the
chief of staff, Coast Guard Pacific Area.
The change-of-command ceremony is a time-honored tradition and deeply rooted
in Coast Guard and Naval history. The event signifies a total transfer of
responsibility, authority and accountability for the command.