Video elements taken from a Tank Battle event held at Bemowo Piskie Training Area, Poland, July 13, 2019. 3rd Squadron, 278th Armored Calvary Regiment, Pa. Army National Guard are there as part of enhanced Forward Presence Battle Group Poland.
The 2019 Army National Guard Best Warrior Competition was held in Oklahoma at Camp Gruber Training Center, July 16, 2019. The Army National Guard Best Warrior Competition is the culminating test for the top 14 noncommissioned officers and Soldiers from seven regions across the nation who compete in a week-long test of soldiering skills and abilities to take home the title of 2019 Army National Guard Soldier and NCO of the Year. (Oklahoma Army National Guard video by Spc. Reece Heck)
Seventy Pennsylvania National Guard (PNG) Soldiers and Airmen competed with rifles and pistols in multiple courses of fire to determine the best marksmen during the Governor’s Twenty match at Fort Indiantown Gap on July 13, 2019.
A KC-135 aircraft assigned to the 171st Air Refueling Wing, Pennsylvania Air National Guard provides aerial refueling for a C-5 aircraft assigned to 436th Airlift Wing, Air Force Reserves, Dover AFB, Del. June 19, 2019. (U.S. Air National Guard video by Staff Sgt. Bryan Hoover)
Soldiers with C-Co, 2 Battalion 112th Infantry Regiment, 56th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 28th Infantry Division, Pennsylvania Army National Guard conducted a live fire exercise during Decisive Strike 19 June 27 in North Macedonia. Simulated casualties were evacuated and transported to the rear where medics were ready to evaluate and treat patients.
Pennsylvania National Guardsmen in Lithuania for exercise Saber Strike participated in a parade and display celebrating the 25th Anniversary of their State Partnership Program with the country, in the capital city, Vilnius, 10 June 2018. The State Partnership Program, started in 1993, has increased civil and military cooperation between Pennsylvania and Lithuania, and is an example of the United States' strong bonds with foreign nations.
A highlight of the capabilities and accomplishments of the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs leading up to 2018.
Pennsylvania National Guard relocate some of their aviation assets to McEntire Joint National Guard Base from Joint Base Charleston, South Carolina, September 16, 2018. While in transit, crews flew through remnants of Tropical Storm Florence and monitored flood prone areas for potential needs and support. Video by Master Sgt. George Roach, Joint Force Headquarters, Pennsylvania National Guard Video by Master Sgt. George Roach, Joint Force Headquarters, Pennsylvania National Guard
Pennsylvania National Guard News
Maj. Christine Pierce briefs members of the Pennsylvania Department of State and Pennsylvania National Guard on cyber security in Harrisburg Aug. 6. (Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs photo by Tom Cherry)
Pa. Guard's Cyber Defense Team meets with Pa. Acting Secretary of the Commonwealth
By Lt. Col. Angela King-Sweigart | Sept. 3, 2019
HARRISBURG, Pa.- Members of Pennsylvania National Guard's Cyber Defense Team met with Pennsylvania

Tactical Air Control Party Specialists with the 148th Air Support Operations Squadron wait for the A-10 air support they called in to drop simulated munitions on a target Aug. 13, 2019. The Pennsylvania Air National Guardsmen traveled to Orchard Combat Training Center near Boise this summer to practice their ground combat skills, working alongside their Army counterparts at the 56th Stryker Brigade, Pennsylvania Army National Guard, and the Idaho Air National Guard.
Pa. special warfare Airmen practice combat skills with Army
By 1st Lt. Susan Penning | Aug. 29, 2019
BOISE, Idaho – Special warfare Airmen with the 148th Air Support Operations Squadron, Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania National Guard members joined with partners in the Helicopter Aquatic Rescue Team (PA-HART) and other civilian first responders in a full-scale exercise at Fort Hunter Park and the Susquehanna River Aug. 15, 2019. A Ch-47 Chinook helicopter unloads a boat team at Fort Hunter Park while UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters land with members of the 28th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade.
Pa. Guard aviation supports full-scale hurricane exercise
By Staff Sgt. Zane Craig | Aug. 23, 2019
HARRISBURG, Pa. – Pennsylvania National Guard members joined with partners in the Helicopter Aquatic

Soldiers from 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment along with Polish soldiers low crawl in the sand during day two of training for the Water Survival Course hosted by 15th Mechanized Brigade in Gizycko, Poland, Aug. 12, 2019.
Pennsylvania, Tennessee Soldiers do water training in Poland
By 1st Lt. Kealy Moriarty | Aug. 23, 2019
GIZYCKO, Poland - Members from NATO's enhanced Forward Presence Battle Group Poland, alongside members from the Polish 15th Mechanized Infantry Brigade participated in a water survival course Aug. 14.

Maj. Gen. Tony Carrelli, Pennsylvania’s adjutant general
and head of the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA), delivered the keynote address and presented awards during the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve of Pennsylvania (ESGR) Employer Awards
Luncheon, Aug. 8, 2019. The ceremony provides an opportunity for DMVA and the PA National Guard to recognize and thank employers nominated by the Pennsylvania service members they employ.
ESGR Awards Luncheon 2019
By | Aug. 23, 2019
Maj. Gen. Tony Carrelli, Pennsylvania’s adjutant general, delivered the keynote address and presented awards during the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve of Pennsylvania (ESGR) Employer Awards Luncheon, Aug. 8, 2019.