First Woman To Lead Delaware National Guard Takes Command

On Sunday, February 12th, Maj. Gen. Frank Vavala stepped down after 18 years as Adjutant General and Brig. Gen. Carol Timmons was promoted to Maj. Gen. and then take command of the Delaware National Guard. The ceremony took place at 2:00 p.m. at Army Aviation Support Facility, 33 Corporate Circle in New Castle.

Sign In For Unlimited Access

Please log in, or sign up for a new account and choose a subscription to continue reading.


About Staff Writer

First State Update's Delaware editorial team covers New Castle County, Kent County and Sussex County breaking news, political news, and general news stories. We bring the reader the latest news from the Wilmington, Newark, Dover, Rehoboth Beach and all point in between. If you have news to share, email us at

View all posts by Staff Writer →