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Photo: Soldiers from 1st Battalion, 67th Armor Regiment, 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, pull security for a UH-60 Black Hawk, operated by 3rd Battalion, 238th General Support Aviation Battalion, during an air assault as part of Operation Intrepid Centurion Feb. 19, 2014, in Kuwait. The 42nd CAB, New York Army National Guard, provided rotary winged aviation assets to Intrepid Centurion, an annual exercise between the U.S. and Kuwait militaries designed to strengthen their tactical proficiency and familiarity with each other's operations. (Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Harley Jelis/Released)

U.S. soldiers pull security for a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter during an air assault as part of Operation Intrepid Centurion in Kuwait, Feb. 19, 2014.
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Army Spc. Mark Wills, assigned to Company D, 1st Battalion, 182nd Infantry Regiment, Massachusetts National Guard, cuts a fallen tree to clear a road in Plymouth, Mass., Feb. 11, 2013. Massachusetts National Guardsmen were activated to assist local authorities with cleanup efforts after Winter Storm Nemo. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Steven Eaton

Massachusetts National Guardsmen were activated to assist local authorities with cleanup efforts after Winter Storm Nemo.
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Firefighters assigned to the 169th Civil Engineering Squadron remove a pilot from the cockpit of an F-16 jet during aircrew extraction training on McEntire Joint National Guard Base, S.C., Feb. 8, 2013. The aircrew extraction training measures how quickly and safely emergency rescue personnel can remove an incapacitated pilot from a plane during an operational readiness exercise. National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Jorge Intriago

Firefighters assigned to the 169th Civil Engineering Squadron remove a pilot from the cockpit of an F-16 jet during aircrew extraction training on McEntire Joint National Guard Base, S.C., Feb. 8, 2013. The aircrew extraction training measures how quickly and …
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A soldier assigned to the South Carolina National Guard’s 3/49 Agribusiness Development embraces a family member after the unit's departure ceremony on McCrady Training Center, S.C., Jan. 10, 2013. The 3/49 ADT is departing to Camp Atterbury, Ind., for training before their deployment to Afghanistan where they will teach local farmers agricultural techniques to improve their lives and provide for their families. National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Jorge Intriago

Family, friends and fellow service members gathered to bid farewell to troops assigned to the South Carolina Army National Guard’s 3/49 Agribusiness Development Team.
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Female soldiers assigned to the 101st Expeditionary Signal Battalion conduct pre-mobilization training Aug. 10, 2012. The battalion deployed to Afghanistan in October 2012. (New York Army National Guard Courtesy photo)

Women will be able to fill 350 positions in the New York Army National Guard’s four combat battalions.
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