ISAF Change of Command

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, right, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks with U.S. Army Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, left, commander of U.S. Central Command; U.S. Air Force Gen. Philip M. Breedlove, second from left, NATO's supreme allied commander for Europe and commander of U.S. European Command; U.S. Army Gen. John F. Campbell, center; and U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph H. Dunford Jr., commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan, before the change-of-command ceremony for NATO's International Security Assistance Force in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 26, 2014. Campbell, former Army vice chief of staff, assumed command from Dunford. DoD photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sean K. Harp
  • U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph H. Dunford Jr., commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan; German Army Gen. Hans-Lothar Domrose, commander of Joint Force Command Brunssum; U.S. Army Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, commander of U.S. Central Command; and U.S. Army Gen. John F. Campbell arrive before the change-of-command ceremony for NATO's International Security Assistance Force in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 26, 2014. Campbell, former Army vice chief of staff, assumed command from Dunford. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. David Y. Zheng
  • From left to right, U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph H. Dunford Jr., commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan; German Army Gen. Hans-Lothar Domröse, commander of Joint Force Command Brunssum; U.S. Army Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, commander of U.S. Central Command; and U.S. Army Gen. John F. Campbell render honors during the change-of-command ceremony for NATO's International Security Assistance Force in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 26, 2014. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. David Y. Zheng
  • U.S. and coalition service members attend the change-of-command ceremony for NATO's International Security Assistance Force in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 26, 2014. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. David Y. Zheng
  • From left to right, U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph H. Dunford Jr., commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan; Germany  Army Gen. Hans-Lothar Domröse, commander of Joint Force Command Brunssuml; U.S. Army Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, commander of U.S. Central Command; and U.S. Army Gen. John F. Campbell render honors during the change-of-command ceremony for NATO's International Security Assistance Force in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 26, 2014. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. David Y. Zheng
  • U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. James E. Booker, second from left, takes the command flag as U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph H. Dunford Jr., commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan; German ArGen. Hans-Lothar Domröse, commander of Joint Force Command Brunssum; U.S. Army Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, commander of U.S. Central Command; and U.S. Army Gen. John F. Campbell look on during the change-of-command ceremony for NATO's International Security Assistance Force in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 26, 2014. Campbell, former Army vice chief of staff, assumed command from Dunford. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. David Y. Zheng
  • U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. James E. Booker, second from left, hands the command flag to U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph H. Dunford Jr., commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan, for the final time during the change-of-command ceremony for NATO's International Security Assistance Force in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 26, 2014. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. David Y. Zheng
  • U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph H. Dunford Jr., commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan, hands the command flag to U.S. Army Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, commander of U.S. Central Command, during the change-of-command ceremony for NATO's International Security Assistance Force in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 26, 2014. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. David Y. Zheng
  • U.S. Army Gen. John F. Campbell, second from right, receives the NATO International Security Assistance Force command flag from German Army Gen. Hans-Lothar Domröse, commander of Joint Force Command Brunssum, as he takes command during a change-of-command ceremony in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 26, 2014. DoD photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sean K. Harp
  • U.S. Army Gen. John F. Campbell, right, incoming commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan, passes the command flag to U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. James E. Booker, 
during the change-of-command ceremony for NATO's International Security Assistance Force in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 26, 2014. Campbell, former Army vice chief of staff, assumed command from Dunford. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. David Y. Zheng
  • U.S. Army Gen. John F. Campbell, foreground, commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan, and U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph H. Dunford Jr., outgoing commander, share a moment during the change-of-command ceremony for NATO's International Security Assistance Force in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 26, 2014. U.S. Army Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, left, commander of U.S. Central Command, looks on. DoD photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sean K. Harp
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, left, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, speaks to U.S. Army Gen. John F. Campbell, incoming commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan; German Army Gen. Hans-Lothar Domröse, commander of Joint Force Command Brunssum; U.S. Army Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, commander of U.S. Central Command; and U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph H. Dunford Jr., outgoing commander, during the change-of-command ceremony for NATO's International Security Assistance Force in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 26, 2014. DoD photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sean K. Harp
  • U.S. and coalition service members attend the change-of-command ceremony for NATO's International Security Assistance Force in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 26, 2014. During the ceremony, U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr. relinquished command to Army Gen. John F. Campbell, former Army vice chief of staff. DoD photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sean K. Harp