Change of Command at U.S. Army Space & Missile Defense

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REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. (WHNT) - A change of command today for the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense.

Lieutenant General Richard Formica relinquished command to Lieutenant General David Mann.

Mann will also assume dual role responsibility as the commander of the Joint Functional Component Command for integrated missile defense under the U.S. Strategic Command.

Mann most recently was the commanding general of the U.S. Army Recruiting Command.   That follows several deployments.