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81st TRSS welcomes new commander

U.S. Air Force Col. Leo Lawson, Jr., 81st Training Group commander, passes the 81st Training Support Squadron guidon to Lt. Col. Elbert G. Mose, incoming 81st TRSS commander, during the 81st TRSS change of command ceremony in the Roberts Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Facility on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 20, 2019. The passing of the guidon is a ceremonial symbol of exchanging command from one commander to another. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Seth Haddix)

U.S. Air Force Col. Leo Lawson, Jr., 81st Training Group commander, passes the 81st Training Support Squadron guidon to Lt. Col. Elbert G. Mose, incoming 81st TRSS commander, during the 81st TRSS change of command ceremony in the Roberts Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Facility on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 20, 2019. The passing of the guidon is a ceremonial symbol of exchanging command from one commander to another. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Seth Haddix)

The Meritorious Service Medal is displayed at 81st Training Support Squadron change of command ceremony inside the Roberts Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Facility on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 20, 2019. Lt. Col. Elbert G. Mose, incoming 81st TRSS commander, assumed command from Lt. Col. Stephen Arnott with the passing of the guidon. The passing of the guidon is a ceremonial symbol of exchanging command from one commander to another. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Seth Haddix)

The Meritorious Service Medal is displayed at 81st Training Support Squadron change of command ceremony inside the Roberts Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Facility on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 20, 2019. Lt. Col. Elbert G. Mose, incoming 81st TRSS commander, assumed command from Lt. Col. Stephen Arnott with the passing of the guidon. The passing of the guidon is a ceremonial symbol of exchanging command from one commander to another. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Seth Haddix)

U.S. Air Force Col. Leo Lawson Jr., 81st Training Group commander, takes the 81st Training Support Squadron guidon from Lt. Col. Stephen P. Arnott, outgoing 81st TRSS commander, during the 81st TRSS change of command ceremony in the Roberts Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Facility on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 20, 2019. The passing of the guidon is a ceremonial symbol of exchanging command from one commander to another. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Seth Haddix)

U.S. Air Force Col. Leo Lawson Jr., 81st Training Group commander, takes the 81st Training Support Squadron guidon from Lt. Col. Stephen P. Arnott, outgoing 81st TRSS commander, during the 81st TRSS change of command ceremony in the Roberts Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Facility on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 20, 2019. The passing of the guidon is a ceremonial symbol of exchanging command from one commander to another. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Seth Haddix)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Elbert G. Mose, incoming 81st TRSS commander, hands out flowers to his family members during the 81st TRSS change of command ceremony in the Roberts Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Facility on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 20, 2019. Mose assumed command from Lt. Col. Stephen P. Arnott with the passing of the guidon. The passing of the guidon is a ceremonial symbol of exchanging command from one commander to another. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Seth Haddix)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Elbert G. Mose, incoming 81st TRSS commander, hands out flowers to his family members during the 81st TRSS change of command ceremony in the Roberts Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Facility on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 20, 2019. Mose assumed command from Lt. Col. Stephen P. Arnott with the passing of the guidon. The passing of the guidon is a ceremonial symbol of exchanging command from one commander to another. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Seth Haddix)

KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE, Miss. --

Lt. Col. Elbert G. Mose, incoming 81st Training Support Squadron commander, received command from Lt. Col. Stephen P. Arnott, outgoing 81st TRSS commander, during a change of command ceremony here, June 20.

Col. Leo Lawson, Jr., 81st Training Group commander, presided over the ceremony.

"I can’t wait to get to know the 81st Training Support Squadron,” said Mose. "We are going to do great things out here.”

Mose was previously stationed at the Office of Inspector General, National Reconnaissance Office, Chantilly, Virginia.

“I loved this honor,” said Arnott. “I loved the mission and the people.”