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Maj. Joshua Behsudi, Mobilization Augmentation Command branch chief, hands Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan an invitation to the state funeral for 41st U.S. President George H.W. Bush prior to departing to the Washington National Cathedral Dec. 5, 2018.
D.C. Guard supports state funeral of George H.W. Bush, 41st President of the United States
By Staff Sgt. Erica Rodriguez | Dec. 6, 2018
District of Columbia National Guard (DCNG) Soldiers and Airmen provided security, transportation and

Maj. Joshua Behsudi, Mobilization Augmentation Command branch chief, hands Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan an invitation to the state funeral for 41st U.S. President George H.W. Bush prior to departing to the Washington National Cathedral Dec. 5, 2018.
D.C. Guard supports state funeral of George H.W. Bush, 41st President of the United States
By Tech. Sgt. Erica Rodriguez | Dec. 6, 2018
District of Columbia National Guard (DCNG) Soldiers and Airmen provided security, transportation and

Hero Recognition Award, Tech. Sgt. Kelly Downes, 2018 Awards & Decorations Ceremony
Achievements of top soldiers and airmen recognized during awards and decorations ceremony
By | Dec. 2, 2018
The District of Columbia National Guard hosted its annual awards and decorations ceremony today at

LTC Earl G. Matthews
White House staffer promoted to colonel in D.C. National Guard
By | Nov. 3, 2018
Special Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs and the Senior Director for Defense Policy and Strategy on the National Security Council Staff, Earl G. Matthews, has been promoted to the rank of colonel, in the District of Columbia National Guard.

257th Army Band
D.C. National Guard launches new website
By | Nov. 2, 2018
The District of Columbia National Guard launched its new public website today, as an early adopter of the Department of Defense’s plan to standardize and merge its entire web content worldwide into a standardized web platform. With improved functionality, design and navigation, the new http://dc.ng.mil website is more user-friendly and intuitive and uses the latest in design and technology to offer users more information, greater flexibility and an enhanced search feature.
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New York Air Guard members help NORAD track Santa
New York Air National Guards Master Sgt. Shane Reid, front, and Tech. Sgt. Brady King, both of the 224th Air Defense Squadron, train for upcoming Santa tracking operations at the Eastern Air Defense Sector in Rome. A headquarters unit of the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD), EADS supports the NORAD Tracks Santa operation every year.
Dec. 18, 2018 - ROME, N.Y. – As North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) Tracks Santa ramps up this year,

N.Y. National Guard Soldiers test problem-solving skills
Officers and noncommissioned officers assigned to the 642nd  Aviation Support Battalion, New York Army National Guard, work  together on the “river crossing” obstacle at the United States Military Academy Leadership Reaction Course  at West Point, N.Y., on Dec. 8 2018. The training was designed so 642nd senior leaders could test their problem solving and decision-making skills while learning how to work better  together.
Dec. 17, 2018 - WEST POINT, N.Y. – Sixteen Officers and NCOs from the New York National Guard's 642nd Aviation

West Virginia National Guard aided in mine rescue operations
Soldiers from Charlie Company, 1st Squadron, 150th Cavalry Regiment, West Virginia National Guard, assist in convoy operations of mine rescue teams with the West Virginia Miners’ Health, Safety, and Training agency at the Rock House Powellton coal mine in Whitesville, W.Va., Dec. 12, 2018. The WVNG assisted rescue operations for three missing people. A fourth person left the mine earlier.
Dec. 17, 2018 - CHARLESTON, W. Va. – When the West Virginia Watch Center, operated by the West Virginia Division of

CENTCOM: SPP underscores commitment to regional stability
U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Jon K. Mott, right, U.S. Central
Command's director of exercises and training, and U.S. Army Staff
Sgt. Michael Tousey prepare to cut the cake to honor the National
Guard's 382nd birthday Dec. 13, 2018. The National Guard-administered State Partnership Program, established in 1993, is a key component of CENTCOM's mission and the National Defense Strategy.
Dec. 14, 2018 - MacDILL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – A National Guard-administered program that has paired states with

Joint Task Force Civil Support is prepared for any CBRN disaster
A decontamination team of Airmen and Soldiers care for casualties in a simulated mass casualty decontamination line during the 503rd Military Police Battalion field training exercise at Camp Blanding, Fla., on Oct. 24, 2018. Army Maj. Gen. William “Bill” Hall participates as a mock victim of a chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear catastrophe.
Dec. 13, 2018 - FORT EUSTIS, Va. – Task forces can be formed at the time of a crisis, but a unit in Newport News,
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