Change of Command for the 119th Wing

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FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota Air National Guard’s 119th Wing based in Fargo has a new commander.

Col. Mitch Johnson officially took over command of the unit known as the “Happy Hooligans” during a ceremony held at the base on Saturday.

He replaces Col. Darrin Anderson, who will remain with the National Guard as assistant adjutant general.

Johnson began his career in the U.S. Air Force when he was commissioned as a second lieutenant in May 1997 from the ROTC Detachment 400 at Michigan Technological University.

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