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Charleston Corps district gets new engineer

Lt. Col. John Litz Lt. Col. John Litz
Departing District Commander Chamberlayne Departing District Commander Chamberlayne

A change of command ceremony was held on Thursday for the Charleston District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

Lt. Col. John Litz became the new district engineer during a ceremony in Charleston on Thursday. Litz is coming to Charleston from Fort Benning, Ga.

Outgoing District Engineer Lt. Col. Ed. Chamberlayne is leaving after two years for an assignment at the Pentagon.

The Charleston District includes all of South Carolina, with the exception of the Savannah River Basin which is administered by the Savannah District.

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