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52nd Security Forces Squadron Change of Command

U.S. Air Force Col. Marlyce Roth, 52nd Mission Support Group commander, left, passes the ceremonial guidon to Lt. Col. Benjamin Washburn, incoming 52nd Security Forces Squadron commander, during the 52nd SFS change of command ceremony at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, June 18, 2019.

U.S. Air Force Col. Marlyce Roth, 52nd Mission Support Group commander, left, passes the ceremonial guidon to Lt. Col. Benjamin Washburn, incoming 52nd Security Forces Squadron commander, during the 52nd SFS change of command ceremony at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, June 18, 2019. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jovante Johnson)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany --

Here is a little more about Washburn

 

Name/Rank: Lt. Col. Benjamin R. Washburn

Organization: 52nd Security Forces Squadron

Where and When you Joined the AF (Source of Commissioning for Officers):

Enlisted - Keene, NH, May 1995

Officer- Fort Collins, CO, Dec 2003 (ROTC - Colorado State University)

Off-duty time is for:

Family and outdoor activities (road & mountain biking)

(Past three) Previous assignments:


- U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, CO

-Headquarters, USEUCOM, Patch Barracks, Stuttgart GE

-Kirtland AFB, Albuquerque, NM

Organizational Goals:

- Protect/Defend Saber Nation


Work Philosophy:

- Care for your Wingman. Give each day your best, don't forget the rest. Maintain and bolster proficiency and resiliency. Foster lethality and readiness. Always be fit and able to put rounds on target anytime/anywhere.