Buckley Garrison
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Emblem of the Buckley Garrison
Founded24 July 2020 (1 year, 8 months and 29 days)
Country United States
Branch United States Space Force
TypeGarrison
HeadquartersBuckley Space Force Base, Colorado, U.S.
Websitewww.buckley.spaceforce.mil
Commanders
CommanderCol Marcus D. Jackson[1]
Vice CommanderCol Brian C. Chellgren
Command ChiefCMSgt Robert J. Devall

Buckley Garrison (B GAR) is a garrison command in the United States Space Force, responsible providing installation support functions for the resident air operations, space-based missile warning capabilities, space surveillance operations, and space communications missions at Buckley Space Force Base, Cape Cod Space Force Station, Cavalier Space Force Station, and Clear Space Force Station. It also provides Airmen and Space Professionals that deploy and are deployed in-place, to support Combatant Commanders in order to accomplish warfighting missions globally.[2]

The Buckley Garrison hosts six major base partners: Delta 4 (Missile Warning Delta), 140th Wing, Colorado Air National Guard (COANG); the Navy Operational Support Center; the Aerospace Data Facility-Colorado; the Army Aviation Support Facility and the Air Reserve Personnel Center. Formerly the 460th Space Wing, it was redesignated as Buckley Garrison on 24 July 2020.[3] Eventually, Buckley Garrison will be redesignated as Space Base Delta 2.[4]

Its current commander is Colonel Marcus D. Jackson.[2]

Structure

The garrison is composed of the following units[3]:
460th Mission Support Group (460 MSG)

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460th Medical Group (460 MDG)

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460th Comptroller Squadron (460 CPTS)

List of commanders

No. Commander Term Command Chief
Portrait Name Took office Left office Duration
1
Devin R. Pepper[5]
Pepper, Devin R.Colonel
Devin R. Pepper[5]
24 July 202014 January 2021174 daysChief Master Sergeant
Robert J. Devall
-
Brian C. Chellgren[6]
Chellgren, Brian C.Colonel
Brian C. Chellgren[6]
Acting
14 January 20214 June 2021110 daysChief Master Sergeant
Robert J. Devall
2
Marcus D. Jackson[1]
Jackson, Marcus D.Colonel
Marcus D. Jackson[1]
4 June 2021Incumbent322 daysChief Master Sergeant
Robert J. Devall

References

  1. ^ a b "COLONEL MARCUS JACKSON". www.buckley.spaceforce.mil. Archived from the original on June 4, 2021. Retrieved June 4, 2021.
  2. ^ a b "Buckley Air Force Base Units". Buckley Air Force Base. Archived from the original on July 24, 2020. Retrieved July 24, 2020. Public Domain This article incorporates text from this source, which is in the public domain.
  3. ^ a b "Buckley Garrison Factsheet". Buckley Air Force Base. Archived from the original on July 24, 2020. Retrieved July 24, 2020. Public Domain This article incorporates text from this source, which is in the public domain.
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on June 4, 2021. Retrieved January 14, 2021.((cite web)): CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  5. ^ "Col. Devin R. Pepper". www.spoc.spaceforce.mil. Archived from the original on April 10, 2021. Retrieved June 15, 2021.
  6. ^ "Col. Brian C. Chellgren". www.spoc.spaceforce.mil.

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