Botswanan Defense Force Chaplain, Lt. Col. Nigel Mokubung gives a benediction during the opening ceremony for Upward Minuteman 2019 at the Thebephatshwa Airbase in Botswana on July 11, 2019. More than 170 Army and Air Guardsmen from North Carolina, Alabama and New Jersey traveled to Botswana to participate in Upward Minuteman 2019, a U.S. Africa […]
Chaplain Lt. Col. Andrew Werner, Delaware Army National Guard, met with Parrish Priest Selvin Giovani Alva Mérida, July 10 in Huehuetenango, Guatemala to discuss free medical services for Guatemalan citizens provided by Beyond the Horizon 2019, a joint training exercise between the U.S. and Guatemalan militaries. On July 15, plastic surgeons will perform surgeries to […]
Michigan National Guard Cmd. Sgt. Maj. Catherine Farrell provides insight on suicide prevention July 8, 2019 in Lansing, Michigan. Key Michigan leadership and junior enlisted Soldiers will be highlighted throughout the month as they discuss different suicide awareness and prevention techniques, as well as personal stories. September is Suicide Prevention month throughout the Department of […]
Chaplain (Capt.) Scott Adkins of Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 1-151st Field Artillery, and his son are met by Minnesota Twins pitcher, José Berríos after they complete the first run of the game at the 16th annual Minnesota Twins Armed Forces Appreciation Day on July 7, 2019, at Target Field in Minneapolis. Adkins’ son is a […]
134th Air Refueling Wing chaplain, Maj. Derick Wakefield, teaches a class about appreciation in the workplace to Volunteer Airmen here, July 5. The chaplains were able to work and support the local chaplain team as part of their annual training. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Melissa Dearstone)
United States Army Sgt. Linsey Williams, right, a public affairs mass communications specialist assigned to the 34th Red Bull Infantry Division, Minnesota Army National Guard, maneuvers out of a hold by Army Capt. Joshua Harmon, a chaplain with 8th Battalion, 229th Aviation Regiment, during a combatives tournament at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, June 23, 2019. U.S. […]
Twenty-eight members of the Maryland Air National Guard recently completed a 14-day mission to provide healthcare to underserved communities in Missouri, Kentucky and Illinois.
The Massachusetts Air National Guard’s 102nd Intelligence Wing dedicated an F-86H static display in honor of Apollo 9 astronaut Capt. Russell “Rusty” L. Schweickart and crew chief Chief Master Sgt. Bernard Suszinski in a ceremony held on Otis Air National Guard Base on June 8, 2019. Speaking at the event was 102nd Intelligence Wing Commander […]
RALEIGH, N.C. – The North Carolina National Guard awarded the Bronze Star to a World War II veteran in a ceremony on 75th anniversary of D-Day hosted by the North Carolina General Assembly to honor World War II veterans at the old capitol building here, June 06, 2019. The NCNG joined lawmakers, veterans and World […]
It’s commonly said that flexibility is the key to Air Power, with that in mind, it’s no wonder the 165th SFS took home the Outstanding Security Forces Squadron for the Air National Guard and for the Air Force – Reserve Component.