FORT HOOD (January 14, 2013)--The 1st Medical Brigade is changing commanders Wednesday.
Brigade Commander Col. Bruce McVeigh will relinquish command to Col. Bertram Providence who comes from Shaw Air Force Base in South Carolina.
Providence served as the command surgeon for 3rd Army/United States Army Central.
The brigade returned from a nine-month deployment to Afghanistan in November where it rendered aid to injured American troops.
The ceremony will begin at 10 a.m. on III Corps’ Sadowski Field.