FORT STEWART, GA -
Fort Stewart is bidding farewell to one of its senior leaders.
A retreat ceremony was held in Marne Gardens Wednesday afternoon for Deputy Commanding General Peter Jones.
Brigadier General Jones is heading to Afghanistan as the Director of Future Plans for the International Security Assistance Force.
Jones was also presented with the Legion of Merit Award during today's ceremony.
Jones is being replaced by Brigadier General Christopher Bentley who previously served as Commandant of the Field Artillery School at Fort Sill, Oklahoma.