Change of Command at Fort Wainwright

It was an important day for Fort Wainwright as a new Garrison Commander took charge early Friday afternoon.

Colonel Sidney C. "Cape" Zemp, originally from Hampton Roads, Virginia, was most recently the assistant chief of staff of the U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command, in Virginia

Zemp served with the 1st Armored Division during Operations Iraqi Freedom and New Dawn and was a tank platoon leader during Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm.

Zemp arrived in Fairbanks on Monday.