Inhofe Statement on Fort Sill Change of Command

U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.), senior member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, released the following statement after the change of command at Fort Sill today:

“All of Oklahoma appreciates and understands the value of our military installations and their respective commanders. I applaud Major General Brian J. McKiernan for a job well done leading Fort Sill and for his dedication to the Lawton community. I am honored to welcome back Major General Wilson A. Shoffner Jr. who is no stranger to the community and Fort Sill and look forward to working closely with him to support the vital missions of the base including artillery, air defense and basic combat training.”