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A Philippine Air Force FA-50 takes off during the Bilateral Air Contingent Exchange - Philippines (BACE-P) at Cesar Basa Air Base, Philippines, Jan. 22, 2019. This is the seventh iteration of BACE-P established by U.S. Pacific Command and executed by Headquarters Pacific Air Forces. Airmen from the U.S. and Philippines Air Forces marked the successful completion of 12 days of bilateral training Feb. 1, and increased mutual cooperation throughout the operation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Anthony Small)
D.C. Air National Guard Airmen return from deployment
By Senior Master Sgt. Craig Clapper | March 13, 2019
More than 250 D.C. Air National Guard Airmen recently returned from a successful deployment to the

The District of Columbia National Guard and the National Armed Forces of Burkina Faso signed a partnership agreement on Friday, February 1, 2019 in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, formalizing D.C. and the West African nation as the newest partners in the Department of Defense’s State Partnership Program.
State Partnership Program links D.C National Guard and Burkina Faso—underscores importance of regional security in West Africa
By U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Erica Rodrigues & Lt. Col. Michael Odle | Feb. 3, 2019
The country of Burkina Faso has become the 76th nation to join the National Guard Bureau’s State Partnership Program, following a formal signing ceremony with the District of Columbia National Guard and the National Armed Forces of Burkina Faso at the Ministry of Defense here, Feb. 1.

The District of Columbia National Guard and the National Armed Forces of Burkina Faso signed a partnership agreement on Friday, February 1, 2019 in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, formalizing D.C. and the West African nation as the newest partners in the Department of Defense’s State Partnership Program.
State Partnership Program links D.C National Guard and Burkina Faso—underscores importance of regional security in West Africa
By Tech. Sgt. Erica Rodriguez & Lt. Col. Michael Odle | Feb. 3, 2019
The country of Burkina Faso has become the 76th nation to join the National Guard Bureau’s State Partnership Program, following a formal signing ceremony with the District of Columbia National Guard and the National Armed Forces of Burkina Faso at the Ministry of Defense here, Feb. 1.

The District of Columbia National Guard and the National Armed Forces of Burkina Faso signed a partnership agreement on Friday, February 1, 2019 in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, formalizing D.C. and the West African nation as the newest partners in the Department of Defense’s State Partnership Program.
District of Columbia National Guard announces state partnership with Burkina Faso
By | Feb. 3, 2019
The District of Columbia National Guard and the National Armed Forces of Burkina Faso signed a

DC National Guard deputized for Women's March 2019
By | Jan. 24, 2019
Soldiers and Airmen within the District of Columbia National Guard provided traffic control to pedestrians and vehicles during the Women's March 2019. They were deputized by members of the Metropolitan Police Department to support civilian authorities and to ensure civilians exercised their rights safely. Guard members were authorized to take in "temporary custody" rioters, looters and other persons who committed crimes. National Guard members were also authorized to provide prompt medical attention to persons in reasonable need and first aid as necessary.
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National Guard among top 25 organizations for diversity
Seal of the National Guard Bureau
March 25, 2019 - ARLINGTON, Va. – The National Guard Bureau was recently named one of the top 25 national

Guard members respond to Midwest's historic flooding
An aircrew with the Nebraska Army National Guard's 2nd Battalion, 104th Aviation Regiment, uses a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter to lower 1,500-pound sandbags into place to stem flooding from a breached levee along the Loup River, Nebraska. More than 340 Guard members have responded to flooding in Nebraska, Missouri, Iowa and other Midwest states.
March 25, 2019 - ARLINGTON, Va. – More than 340 National Guard members are responding to flooding affecting thousands

World War I: Enormous parade honored New York Guard Soldiers
Soldiers of the 27th Division Headquarters Detachment march up Fifth Avenue past 42nd Street during the massive welcome home parade for the New York National Guard Soldiers on March 25, 1919, in New York City. About 20,000 members of the 27th Division, which was made up of National Guard Soldiers from around New York, took part in the parade up Fifth Avenue.
March 25, 2019 - NEW YORK – On March 25, 1919, 20,000 men of the New York National Guard’s 27th Division owned the

South Dakota Guard providing water on Pine Ridge Reservation
Oregon Army National Guard Soldiers, Sgt. 1st Class Lucas Thomas and Master Sgt. Christian Watts (below), use water from a fire hydrant in Keizer, Oregon, May 31, 2018, to fill a Load Handling System truck (M1120A4) compatible with 2,000-gallon water tank racks known as 'Hippos.' Similar vehicles are being used at the Pine Ridge Reservation to provide drinking water.
March 25, 2019 - WATERTOWN, S.D. – About 15 members of the South Dakota Army National Guard were activated by Gov.

Base re-dedications honor two Conn. Medal of Honor awardees
Capt. Robert Nett and 1st Lt. Lee Hartell were awarded the Medal of Honor for their actions during WWII and the Korean War, respectively. Now, both will officially have posts named after them forever.
March 25, 2019 - HARTFORD, Conn. - Maj. Gen. Fran Evon, the adjutant general and commanding officer of the
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