Chief Master Sgt. Dan Stone assumed his responsibilities as Command Chief of the Guam Air National Guard over the weekend.
An assumption of responsibility ceremony was held at the National Guard’s Barrigada headquarters for the new Command Chief on Sunday. Chief Dan Stone’s family as well as commanders and chiefs from the Guam National Guard were at the ceremony.
The assumption of responsibility is a traditional event that is rich with symbolism and heritage. The Command Chief master sergeant is bestowed the colors and as such is the advisor to the commander in such operations.
Dan Stone is currently the Chief of the Guam Fire Department.