Tuesday , 19 November 2019

Tag Archives: NG

EUCOM Commander Talks National Guard

Admiral James Stavridis, Commander United States European Command (EUCOM) and Supreme Allied Commander, Europe (SACEUR) talks about the State Partnership Program.  The State Partnership takes the Guard units from states across the country and partner with European countries.  It brings together many different types of guard units in a terrific training and mentoring opportunity.  Click here to learn more: Video …

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Rhode Island Guardsman Sacrifices Life for Afghan Child

By Kris Gonzalez, correspondent for www.army.mil A Rhode Island National Guard soldier gave his life  to save an Afghan child. Sgt. Dennis Weichel Jr. died from injuries sustained when he was struck by an armored fighting vehicle after moving an Afghan boy to safety. “Sadly, today we realized the death of a Rhode Island National Guard soldier in a combat zone, and …

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Task Force Yankee Wishes The National Guard A Happy Birthday

Video by the 26th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade Public Affairs All the way from Kabul, Afghanistan, the birthday wishes are said and appreciated.  Task Force Yankee, currently on deployment, wishes The National Guard a very happy birthday.  Brig. Gen. John A. Hammond, Commander Task Force Yankee, 26th Yankee Brigade, Massachusetts Army National Guard speaks to the State of Massachusetts. Check this …

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