U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Allan R. Cecil (center-right), North Carolina National Guard Chief of Staff, is assisted with putting on new rank by his wife Jane (right), and Brig. Gen. (Retired) Iwan Clontz (center-left), during Brig. Gen. Cecil’s promotion ceremony at the North Carolina Air National Guard Base, Charlotte Douglas International Airport, July 18, 2020. Family, friends, and guard members gather to watch Col. Cecil pin on the rank of Brigadier General.