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Army National Guard promotes Colonel to Brigadier General

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

The Georgia Army National Guard promotes one of their own Saturday.

Colonel Craig M. McGalliard was promoted to Brigadier General by Major General Jim Butterworth and Brigadier General Joe Jarrard the appointed Brigadier General was surrounded by his family and peers. He enlisted right here in Savannah more than three decades ago.

"It's 36 years, I didn't get here by myself, a lot of these people in this room here today helped me get there. They've supported me throughout my career, supported me through 2 deployments and supported my family," said Brigadier General Craig M. McGalliard.

WTOC General Manager Bill Cathcart was among the ones in attendance Saturday.

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