Public Affairs

FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (June 16, 2022) The United States Army Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear School at Fort Leonard Wood will host a change-of-responsibility ceremony at 9 a.m. June 24 in Lincoln Hall Auditorium.

During the ceremony, Command Sgt. Maj. Christopher Williams will transfer responsibilities of the regiment to Command Sgt. Maj. Raymond Quitugua Jr.

Williams is retiring after 33 years of honorable and faithful service to the U.S. Army.

Quitugua comes to Fort Leonard Wood from Fort Rucker, Alabama, where he was the Garrison Command Sergeant Major.

The event is scheduled to be streamed live on the USACBRNS Facebook page at


About Fort Leonard Wood

Fort Leonard Wood is a thriving and prosperous installation that has evolved from a small basic training post 80 years ago to a premier Army Center of Excellence that trains nearly 80,000 military and civilians each year.

Fort Leonard Wood is home to the U.S Army Maneuver Support Center of Excellence and three U.S. Army schools: the U.S. Army Engineer School; U.S. Army Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear School; and the U.S. Army Military Police School. In addition to training engineer, CBRN and military police specialties for the Army, Fort Leonard Wood also provides gender-integrated in-processing and Basic Combat Training for new Soldiers.

Fort Leonard Wood also hosts and trains with the largest Marine Corps Detachment and Air Force Squadron on any Army installation as well as a large Navy construction detachment.

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