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New State Inspector General on board with the D.C. National Guard
The commanding general of the District of Columbia National Guard (DCNG), Maj. Gen. Sherrie L. McCandless, swears in the new DCNG inspector general (IG), Lt. Col. Christopher Mayo, April 27, 2023. The role of the IG is to determine and report on the economy, efficiency, discipline, morale, esprit de corps, readiness, and resources of the command.
May 15, 2023 - The state inspector general position for D.C. National Guard (DCNG) was filled in the spring of 2023 after more than one year vacant. The DCNG hired Air Force Lt. Col. Christopher Mayo, a New York native and active-duty...

DC National Guard Best Warrior Competition 2023
The District of Columbia Army National Guard holds its annual state-level Best Warrior Competition from Apr. 21-23 at Camp Dawson, West Virginia. The competitors competed in three days worth of events consisting of a six-mile ruck march, land navigation, swim test, obstacle course, conducting combat casualty care, weapons qualification, and other Army Warrior Tasks.
April 24, 2023 - Four soldiers from the District of Columbia Army National Guard competed at the state level Best Warrior Competition from April 21-23 at Camp Dawson, WV...

Operation Fertile Keynote at JBA
Alex Wagner, assistant secretary of the air Force for Manpower and Reserve Affairs, sits in the Civil Air Patrol aircraft, Cessna 182, before take off Joint Base Andrews, Md. March 23, 2023. Wagner visited JBA to witness the collaboration of the CAP and the 113th Wing in regards to national security.
March 30, 2023 - The 113th Wing and the Civil Air Patrol joined forces for their monthly exercise, Operation Fertile Keynote, March 30, 2023...
National Guard News
Guard Leaders Welcome Ukraine Family Support Organizers
Maj. Gen. Giselle Wilz, director of staff, National Guard Bureau (NGB), speaks with Bonnie Carroll, president and founder of the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS), along with other members of the program and NGB staff, about the importance of the TAPS organization and its mission during an event held May 24, 2023, at the Herbert R Temple Jr. Army National Guard Readiness Center (TARC) in Arlington, Virginia.
June 2, 2023 - ARLINGTON, Virginia – Caring for those affected by the Russian invasion of Ukraine took a personal turn for National Guardsmen at the Temple Army Readiness Center recently.Members of TAPS Ukraine, a non-governmental...

SEA Whitehead Honors Families of the Fallen
Senior Enlisted Advisor Tony L. Whitehead, SEA to the chief, National Guard Bureau, cheers with surviving military children during the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors’ 29th Annual National Military Survivor Seminar and Good Grief Camp, Arlington, Virginia, May 29, 2023. The seminar welcomes hundreds of surviving military families to the nation’s capital over Memorial Day weekend every year.
June 2, 2023 - ARLINGTON, Va. – Senior Enlisted Advisor Tony Whitehead, SEA to the chief of the National Guard Bureau, honored surviving military families May 26-29 during a Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors event.“There are those...

Virginia, West Virginia Guardsmen are Regional Best Warriors
Army National Guard noncommissioned officers and Soldiers run the confidence course during the Region II Best Warrior Competition May 17, 2023, at Fort Barfoot, Virginia. The Soldiers and NCOs of the Year from Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, West Virginia, Pennsylvania and the District of Columbia competed for the right to represent the region at the national competition in Alaska in July.
June 2, 2023 - FORT BARFOOT, Va. - Virginia National Guard Staff Sgt. Dan Abbott and West Virginia National Guard Spc. Bret Williams took top honors in the five-day Army National Guard Region II Best Warrior Competition May 15-19.Abbott, a...
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