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May 24, 2012
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Mountain Warfare Training Center change of command June 5

The Mountain Warfare Training Center will hold its change of command ceremony 10 a.m. June 5.

Col. Phillip Chandler will relinquish the position to Lt. Col. John Carroll, Jr., after leading the center for two years.

Chandler, a Monroeville, Ala., native, was instrumental in modernizing both the infrastructure and training curriculum at the command, the nation's premier mountain warfare and cold weather training center.

During his time as the commanding officer, Chandler drew on his combat experience to overhaul the unit and individual training courses taught at the center, refocusing them towards supporting units deploying for Afghanistan and ensuring Marine …

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The Record Courier Updated May 24, 2012 08:46PM Published May 24, 2012 08:43PM Copyright 2012 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.