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Women in Command of South Mississippi Seabee, Air Force Bases

August 5, 2015 | By admin

Capt. Cheryl HansenGULFPORT, MS – Both military bases on the Coast are being led by women.

Capt. Cheryl M. Hansen recently assumed command of Naval Construction Battalion Center Gulfport, while Col. Michele Edmonson took command of Keesler Air Force Base in June.

“It is significant in that it’s representative of the opportunities open to women within the Department of Defense,” said Capt. Hansen. “The opportunities are unprecedented at this time.”

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