BUFFALO--Lt. Col. John Burke accepts the colors of the 27th Brigade Special Troops Battalion from Col Geogg Slack, commander of the 27th Brigade Combat Team, during change-of-command ceremonies held Sunday, Sept. 13 at the Connecticut St. Armory.
Lt. Col. Burke took command of the unit, which includes engineers, military intelligence and signals troops, from Lt. Col. Reginald Sanders.
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