US Coast Guard Cutter Calhoun holds change-of-command ceremony
Capt. Matthew Hammond reads his official transfer orders as commanding officer of U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Calhoun (WMSL 759) during a change-of-command ceremony, June 11, 2024, in North Charleston, South Carolina. The change-of-command ceremony is a time-honored military tradition that marks a transfer of total authority and responsibility from one individual to another. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Amber Mcgruder)

Photo by: Petty Officer 3rd Class Amber Mcgruder |  VIRIN: 240611-G-G0100-1042.JPG