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
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Sgt. Jeffrey A. Hyde, 644th Regional Support Group plumber sergeant, practices applying tamper evident tape to a urine bottle using the prepared strips during a unit prevention leader course at Fort Snelling, Minnesota, April 10, 2019.
111th Attack Wing officials remind members substance abuse prevention requires constant attention
By | Oct. 21, 2019
111th ATKW officials remind members substance abuse prevention requires constant attention

The National Guard Bureau awarded the Pennsylvania National Guard its
Pa. Guard earns National Guard Bureau Excellence in Diversity Award
By Staff Sgt. Zane Craig | Oct. 10, 2019
FORT INDIANTOWN GAP, Pa. – The National Guard Bureau awarded the Pennsylvania National Guard its "Excellence in Diversity Award" for outstanding work in diversity and inclusion Sept. 24 at the Lavern E. Weber Professional Education Center (PEC), Camp Robinson, Ark.

John Hertler, chemical biological radiological and nuclear program specialist for Horsham Air Guard Station and Senior Master Sgt. James Weller, Horsham AGS emergency manager, take a break from moving their emergency response vehicle to pose for a photo during Emergency Preparedness Month here Sept. 12, 2019. National Preparedness Month promotes family and community disaster and emergency planning.  (U.S. Air National Guard Photo by Senior Airman Wil Acosta)
Emergency Preparedness Month recognized at Horsham Air Guard Station
By Senior Airman Wil Acosta | Oct. 5, 2019
To ensure airmen remain ready, the Horsham Air Guard Station Emergency Management Office is echoing the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s theme of “prepared not scared” here during National Preparedness month.

Staff Sgt. Erich Friedlein, an instructor with 1st battalion, 166th Regiment, Pennsylvania Army National Guard, is advancing to the 2019 Department of the Army Best Warrior Competition at Fort A.P. Hill, Va. and the Pentagon from Oct. 6 to Oct. 11. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Zane Craig)
Pa. Guard Soldier to compete at Department of the Army Best Warrior Competition
By Staff Sgt. Zane Craig | Oct. 3, 2019
FORT INDIANTOWN GAP, Pa. – A Pennsylvania National Guard Soldier is advancing to the 2019 Department of the Army Best Warrior Competition at Fort A.P. Hill, Va. and the Pentagon from Oct. 6 to Oct. 11.

Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 108th Field Artillery Regiment, 56th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 28th Infantry Division, Pennsylvania Army National Guard, welcomed the AN/TPQ-53 Quick Reaction Capability Radar (right) while decommissioning the Army’s last remaining AN/TPQ-37 Firefinder Weapon Locating System (left). These radar systems track incoming artillery and rocket fire to determine the point of origin for counter-battery fire. The Q-53 system improves upon the Q-37 by being 360 degree-capable, expeditionary, and digital. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Zane Craig)
Pa. Guard unit fields new radar, decommissions old
By Staff Sgt. Zane Craig | Sept. 26, 2019
A Pennsylvania National Guard unit held a ceremony Sept. 23 at the Carlisle Readiness Center to decommission the Army’s last remaining AN/TPQ-37 Firefinder Weapon Locating System, developed in the 1970s.
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