LA National Guard Colonel receives promotion on Wednesday


Mike Steele

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Today was a special day at GOHSEP headquarters.

Col. James Waskom was promoted to Brigadier General in the LA National Guard.

Gov. Edwards also attended the event which took place at 11:30 a.m.

According to GOHSEP, “some medical officials with this classification were called back to duty as part of the COVID response.”

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