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Approximately 50 Pennsylvania National Guard Soldiers and Airmen competed with rifles and pistols in multiple courses of fire to during The Adjutant General’s (TAG) Combined-Arms Match at Fort Indiantown Gap, Pa., Aug. 21-23. The combined-arms individual overall champion was Army Sgt. Jason Goodling, standing with Maj. Gen. Anthony Carrelli, Pennsylvania’s adjutant general, and Maj. Gen. Mark Schindler, deputy adjutant general-Army. Goodling was also the top finisher in the Governor’s Twenty competition this year. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Zane Craig)
Pa. Guardsmen compete in annual The Adjutant General’s Combined-Arms Match
By Staff Sgt. Zane Craig | Aug. 27, 2020
FORT INDIANTOWN GAP, Pa. – Approximately 50 Pennsylvania National Guard Soldiers and Airmen competed with rifles and pistols in multiple courses of fire during The Adjutant General’s (TAG) Combined Arms Match here Aug. 21-23.

Soldiers from 2nd Squadron, 104th Cavalry Regiment, 56th Stryker Brigade Combat Team insert a detonation cord into a block of C4 plastic explosive during demolition familiarization training Aug. 14, 2020, at Fort Indiantown Gap, Pa.
2/104th Cavalry conducts demolition, claymore mine training
By Brad Rhen | Aug. 20, 2020
FORT INDIANTOWN GAP, Pa. – A good number of Soldiers probably join the Army for the opportunity to blow stuff up. Soldiers from 2nd Squadron, 104th Cavalry Regiment, 56th Stryker Brigade Combat Team got to do just that recently.

More than 100 Pennsylvania National Guard Soldiers and Airmen competed with rifles and pistols in multiple courses of fire to determine the Commonwealth’s best marksmen during the Governor’s Twenty competition Aug. 14-15 at Fort Indiantown Gap, Pa. The top 20 scorers were awarded the coveted Governor’s Twenty tab and a certificate to identify them as being outstanding marksmen. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Brandon Nelson)
Pennsylvania Guardsmen compete in annual Governor’s Twenty marksmanship competition
By Staff Sgt. Zane Craig | Aug. 20, 2020
FORT INDIANTOWN GAP, Pa. – One hundred five Pennsylvania National Guard Soldiers and Airmen competed with rifles and pistols in multiple courses of fire to determine the Commonwealth’s best marksmen during the Governor’s Twenty match here Aug. 14-15.

Staff Sgt. Noah McElory looks out the window of the UH-60 Black Hawk containing the Pennsylvania Helicopter Aquatic Rescue Team as it takes off from Muir Army Airfield, Fort Indiantown Gap, Pa., on Aug. 4, 2020. The team saved two motorists from rising flood waters during Tropical Storm Isaias.
Pennsylvania Helicopter Aquatic Rescue Team saves two motorists from drowning during Tropical Storm Isaias response
By Army Lt. Col. Angela King-Sweigart | Aug. 7, 2020
FORT INDIANTOWN GAP, Pa.- The Pennsylvania Helicopter Aquatic Rescue Team rescued two motorists stranded in rapidly rising water during flooding caused by Tropical Storm Isaias Aug. 4 in Berks County.

Cpl. Jackey Dale Blosser of Randolph County, West Virginia, went missing in action on Dec. 2, 1950, when the enemy attacked his unit near the Chosin Reservoir in North Korea. His remains were returned to family members on July 30, 2020.
Pa. National Guard helps return remains of Soldier killed during Korean War
By Brad Rhen | July 31, 2020
PITTSBURGH, Pa. – The Pennsylvania National Guard’s Military Funeral Honors detail on Thursday participated in the repatriation of remains of a U.S. Army Soldier who was killed in the Korean War.
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