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Stryker brigade getting new commander
The largest unit at Fort Wainwright is getting a new commander.
The U.S. Army says Col. Donn Hill will take command of the 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division. A ceremony is scheduled for Thursday.
Hill will take over command of the more than 4,000-member unit from Col. Brian Reed.
Reports say this will be Hill's first Alaska command.