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1SOW Commander Col. Dierig on challenges, opportunities

| Hansen Hasenberg
Col. Patrick Dierig, the commander of the 1st Special Operations Wing (1SOW), is hitting the ground running after taking command from Col. Allison Black Feb. 23. As installation commander, Dierig oversees Hurlburt Field’s base support for the wing’s four groups and 24 squadrons, as well as more than 40 tenant units, including Headquarters Air Force Special Operations Command.
Col. Patrick Dierig, commander of 1st Special Operations Wing, says traffic, housing and childcare are major issues facing Hurlburt Field and its airmen.


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