SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii – The 130th Engineer Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, bid farewell to their commander, Col. Stephen J. Kolouch, during a change of command ceremony July 12, on Hamilton Field, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. Kolouch relinquished his responsibilities as commander to Col. Margaret L. McGunegle.
“This has been the privilege of my life,” said Kolouch. “Our country is worth fighting for and I am in awe of your willingness to serve something greater than myself.”
Brig. Gen. Jered Helwig, Commanding General of 8th TSC stated the 130th Eng. Bde. accomplished several tasks under Kolouch’ s command.
“Today is bittersweet, as we recognize the great accomplishments of the 130th Eng. Bde. under the control of Col. Stephen Kolouch, and welcome Col. Margaret McGunegle,” said Helwig, who…