USS Freedom holds Change of Command Ceremony
131215-N-QF605-020 PEARL HARBOR (Dec. 15, 2013) - Cmdr. Patrick C. Thien, commanding fficer of the littoral combat ship USS Freedom (LCS 1), relinquishes his duties as he salutes Capt. Randy Garner, commodore of Littoral Combat Ship Squadron One, during a change of command ceremony at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. During the ceremony, Cmdr. Roger D. Heinken assumed command from Thien as Freedom's commanding officer. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Amanda Dunford/Released
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