GULFPORT, Miss. (July 28, 2023) Capt. Ana Franco, prospective commanding officer of Naval Construction Battalion Center Gulfport, relieves Capt. Jeff Powell as commanding officer of the base during a change of command ceremony. A change of command ceremony is a time-honored naval tradition, signifying the transition of responsibility and authority from one naval officer to another for members of the crew or unit. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Derek Harkins)

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