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New commander to mold Wisconsin's Iron Brigade

Col. Jeffrey J. Liethen stands before his brigade for the final time as commander of the 157th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade during a May 19 change of command ceremony at the historic Richards Street Armory in Milwaukee. Liethen, who retired after 35 years of service, was succeeded by Col. John W. Schroeder. (Wisconsin National Guard photo by 1st Lt. Joe Trovato)

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This work, New commander to mold Wisconsin's Iron Brigade [Image 5 of 5], by 1LT Joseph Trovato, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:05.19.2013

Date Posted:05.21.2013 15:48

Photo ID:937581



Size:2.69 MB

Location:MILWAUKEE, WI, USGlobe

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