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Kirtland welcomes new Wing Chaplain

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  • 377th Air Base Wing Public Affairs

Lt. Col. Michael Hayhurst, 377th Air Base Wing Chaplain, was officially welcomed to the Kirtland Chapel  during a passing of the stole ceremony at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., Aug. 29, 2023. Col. Julian Gaither, Command Chaplain, Air Force Global Strike Command and Col. Michael Power, 377th Air Base Wing commander, assisted during the stole ceremony. The Stole ceremony is a symbolic event that marks the transition of chaplain corps authority from one wing chaplain to another wing chaplain. (U.S. Air Force photo by Todd Berenger.)