New training commander named at Atterbury

The Indiana National Guard has appointed a new commander to lead a training center at Camp Atterbury.

Lt. Col. Rodney Babb was selected as the new leader for the 138th Regional Training Institute, which is located at the military installation near Edinburgh and provides additional training for officers or certification or recertification for skills, such as combat medical training.

Babb has served as commanding officer of the the 38th Infantry Division Headquarters in Indianapolis since 2011, overseeing about 700 soldiers. He served in Afghanistan in 2004 and 2005 as an executive officer and operations officer tasked with training the newly formed Afghan military.

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