Wells becomes commander at Rheinland-Pfalz garrison
Incoming U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz commander Col. G. Shawn Wells, right, shakes hands with Col. Bryan DeCoster, the outgoing USAGRP commander, during the USAGRP change of command ceremony, Wednesday, June 25, 2014, at Daenner Kaserne, Germany.
KAIXERSLAUTERN, Germany — Col. G. Shawn Wells took the helm from Col. Bryan DeCoster in U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz at a change of command ceremony on Wednesday.
Kathleen Marin, regional director of Installation Management Command-Europe, presided over the ceremony.
Wells’ last assignment was as special assistant to the commanding general of the Joint Force Headquarters National Capital Region, U.S. Army Military District of Washington. DeCoster is leaving USAG-RP to become an instructor at the Army War College, Carlisle, Pennsylvania.