Coast Guard Force Readiness Command holds change of command

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April 25, 2017 – Rear Adm. Keith Smith relieved Rear Adm. David Throop as Commander, Force Readiness Command, during the ceremony.The Coast Guard’s Force Readiness Command held a change-of-command ceremony, Thursday.
Vice Adm. Sandra Stosz, the Deputy Commandant for Mission Support in Yorktown, Va., presided over the ceremony.
Throop has been the Commander for the Coast Guard’s Force Readiness Command for two years where he was responsible for the readiness of the Coast Guard’s more than 50,000 current active duty and reserve service members.