Apr. 13, 1918, Soldiers and officers of the DCNG's 1st Separate Battalion of Infantry arrived in France for service in World War 1
April 13, 2022
“Company ‘B’ 372nd Infantry,” Unit photograph. Original Photographer: Unknown. Date Taken: Nov. 1918-Jan. 1919. District of Columbia National Guard Collections, D.C. Armory, Washington, D.C. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Jerry Saslav)

Strengthening Military Partnerships TRADEWINDS 22
March 31, 2022
A Guyanese Defense Force officer interacts with a member of the Canadian Army following the opening ceremony of Tradewinds 2021. Tradewinds 2021 is a U.S. Southern Command sponsored Caribbean security-focused exercise in the ground, air, sea, and cyber domains, working with partner nations to conduct joint, combined and interagency training, focused on increasing regional cooperation and stability. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. N.W. Huertas)

District of Columbia National Guard Chief solidifies legacy of inspiration
March 31, 2022
Chief Master Sgt. Jessica Dearie official photo

The D.C. National Guard MAC sharpens skills during annual training
August 25, 2021
With the backdrop of the Appalachian Mountains, the District of Columbia National Guard's Multi-Agency Augmentation Command conducted annual training at Camp Dawson, West Virginia, August 2-8, to ensure readiness and increase their capabilities to support their mission better.

D.C. National Guard Weapons of Mass Destruction Civil Support Team trains with partners and local government in Puerto Rico
August 20, 2021
Weapons of Mass Destruction Civil Support Team members in protective equipment respond to a potential chemical, biological, or radiological threat while participating in a training event at Ft. Buchanan, Puerto Rico, Aug. 17, 2021. The training scenarios include response, evaluation, testing, and securing the area of contamination. The members are made up of soldiers and airmen from the 33rd WMD-CST, District of Columbia National Guard, along with other CST's from Texas, North Carolina, West Virginia, Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia Fire and Emergency Management Service.

High-profile performing group “Colors of Freedom” features National Guard Soldiers
February 23, 2021
U.S. Army Sgt. Vicki Golding, 257th Army Band, District of Columbia National Guard vocalist, provides an on-camera interview as a member of the recently formed vocal group Colors of Freedom at the taping of an audition video for “America’s Got Talent” in Falls Church, VA, Jan. 20, 2021.

Celebrating diversity is a foundation of the D.C. National Guard
February 20, 2021
U.S. Army Maj. Aaron Rozovski, deputy Joint Force Headquarters chaplain, District of Columbia National Guard speaks about how celebrating diversity in the military brings people together at the D.C. armory in Washington, D.C. Feb. 7, 2021.

D.C. National Guardsmen to use Identification Vest during Demonstration Activation
January 5, 2021

D.C. National Guardsmen to provide traffic control and crowd management during D.C. demonstrations
January 4, 2021
D.C. National Guard members swear-in with Metropolitan Police Department

District of Columbia National Guard welcomes Rabbi, Anglican Priest – enhances variety in religious services
November 24, 2020
Chaplain (Maj.) Aaron Rozovsky and Chaplain (Maj.) David Evans, assigned to the Armory of the District of Columbia National Guard, share a conversation reflecting on their journey to become Chaplains in the National Guard

33rd CST evaluated as fully mission capable
December 20, 2019
Members of the District of Columbia National Guard’s 33rd Civil Support Team work to identify an unknown substance during a recent Training Proficiency Evaluation at Fort Lee in Colonial Heights, Va.