Naval Station Norfolk to hold Change of Command ceremony

Posted at 11:26 AM, Mar 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-11 11:26:23-04

NORFOLK, Va. - Captain Vince Baker will assume duties as Naval Station Norfolk's 49th Commanding Officer during a change of command ceremony Friday, March 13.

Baker, who previously served as Naval Station Norfolk's executive officer, is relieving current Captain Bradley Rosen's command. Once relieved, Rosen will assume duties as chief of staff for Navy Region Mid-Atlantic.

According to a release from the Navy, Baker enlisted in the Navy in 1982 and served positions all over the country, including as the Commanding Officer of Naval Support Activity Annapolis from June 2016 to July 2018.

He will be sworn in as Naval Station Norfolk's Commanding Officer at 10 a.m. Friday, in a ceremony located at Naval Station Norfolk's Vista Point Conference Center.