The Oregon National Guard welcomed their new Commander in Chief during a special inauguration ceremony at the Oregon State Capitol Building, Jan. 10.
The ceremony, attended by Oregon Soldiers and Airmen, and numerous state legislators, supporters, family members and friends, took place this morning on the Capitol steps, following Kitzhaber's official swearing-in ceremony in the House Chambers.
In the photo: Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber (left center), and Maj. Gen. Raymond F. Rees, The Adjutant General, Oregon (center right), salute the Oregon National Guard Joint Color Guard outside the Oregon State Capitol in Salem, Ore., during Kitzhaber's inauguration ceremony, Jan. 10. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Nick Choy, Oregon Military Department Public Affairs).
Posted by Tech. Sgt. Nick Choy, Oregon National Guard Social Media Manager