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Change of command in the Tactical Units of the 13th Brigade

December 29, 2017

Change of command in the Tactical Units of the 13th Brigade Change of command in the Tactical Units of the 13th Brigade
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During various military ceremonies presided over by the commander of the Thirteenth Brigade, four Tactical Units with jurisdiction in Cundinamarca welcomed their new commanders
With the participation of civil and military authorities, the change of command ceremonies of the 13th Brigade of the National Army were carried out. In the premises of the Artillery Battalion no. 13 - General Fernando Landazbal Reyes, responsible for the localities of the south of Bogot and the municipalities of the East of Cundinamarca, Lieutenant-Colonel Edgard Rodrguez Prez handed over his position to Lieutenant-Colonel Luis Orlando Alfonso Garca.

Meanwhile, in the Airborne Infantry Battalion no. 28 Colombia, unit in charge of a highly important jurisdiction for tourism and economy and currently at peace, Lieutenant Colonel Sergio Armando Guzmn Jaimes handed over the command to Lieutenant Colonel Gustavo Gutirrez Navarro. Similarly, in Fusagasug, the Infantry Battalion no. 39 Sumapaz welcomed Lieutenant-Colonel Luis Felipe Martnez Muoz as its new commander, who received the position from Lieutenant-Colonel Jairo Antonio Castillo Colorado, an officer who completed a successful period in terms of operational results and comprehensive action.

Finally, Lieutenant Colonel Jhon Freddy Duque Patio handed over the command of the Support and Services for Combat Battalion no. 13, with headquarters in the North Canton of Bogot, to Lieutenant Colonel Julio Csar Ramrez Nieto.

The Command of the 13th Brigade wishes its new commanders the best during the performance of their work. This is a new professional challenge for each of these distinguished officers, who assume the commitment to guarantee the security and defense in each of their jurisdictions.