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306th Rescue Squadron assumption of command
Maj. Caleb Scherrer, 306th Rescue Squadron commander, renders his first salute to 306th RQS Airmen during an assumption of command ceremony on Jan. 8, 2023, at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona. The assumption of command is a long-standing military tradition which uses the passing of a guidon from one commanding officer to another, symbolizing a formal transfer of ownership and responsibility. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Quion Lowe)

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Photo by: Senior Airman Quion Lowe |  VIRIN: 230108-F-UE756-002.JPG