Pennsylvania National Guard News
U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Donna W. Martin, the first black woman to serve as the U.S. Army inspector general, spoke through video conference to nearly 100 Pennsylvania National Guard members as part of Black History Month Feb. 21 at Fort Indiantown Gap. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. 1st Class Zane Craig)
Pa. Guard celebrates Black History Month with U.S. Army’s inspector general
By Sgt. 1st Class Zane Craig | Feb. 22, 2024
The Pennsylvania National Guard held its second annual Black History Month event, featuring the U.S. Army’s inspector general, Feb. 21...

U.S. Army Lt. Col. Erik Ponzek, left, commander of 2-112th Infantry, and Command Sgt. Maj. Jason Barclay, 2-112th Infantry senior enlisted leader, unfurl their unit's colors during a transfer of authority ceremony at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Feb. 10, 2024. This act represented Pennsylvania National Guard's Task Force Paxton assumption of control over the SECFOR unit in CJTF-HOA. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Jalen Miller)
Task Force Paxton assumes control of Horn of Africa security mission
By Sgt. Jalen Miller | Feb. 20, 2024
The Pennsylvania National Guard's Task Force Paxton assumed control over the security mission in East Africa from Task Force Tomahawk during a transfer of authority ceremony Feb. 10 at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti...

(Left to right) Master Sgt. Edward Williams, Sgt. Clarence Smith, Pvt. Robert Hall, Pvt. Leonard Hicks and Pvt. Ernest Erby of Company B, 644th Engineer Battalion conduct training during a field exercise. (Pennsylvania National Guard archive photo)
The legacy of Philadelphia’s African American 644th Engineer Battalion
By Aaron Heft | Feb. 15, 2024
The 644th Engineer Battalion was an African American unit that served in the Pennsylvania National Guard from 1948 to 1959...

A 193rd Special Operation Wing airman uses virtual reality (VR) maintenance MC-130J Commando II training system in Middletown, Pennsylvania, Feb. 7 2024. VR is expected to provide more efficient and timely maintenance training, resulting in cost savings and increased aircraft availability. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Bela John Vaszlavik)
Virtual reality maintenance training a new era for 193rd Special Operations Wing
By Staff Sgt. Bela Vaszlavik | Feb. 13, 2024
Virtual reality maintenance training has arrived at the 193rd Special Operations Wing and is set to begin instructing airmen on MC-130J Commando II maintenance...

U.S. Soldiers with the Pennsylvania National Guard fire M249 light machine guns during the crew served weapons course at Fort Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, Jan. 31, 2024. The crew served weapons course is offered through the Pennsylvania National Guard's Individual Training Branch. 36 students from units across the state honed in their marksmanship skills by training on the M249 light machine gun, M240B machine gun, Mark 19 40 mm grenade machine gun and M2A1 machine gun in order to become subject matter experts on those weapon systems. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. 1st Class Rani Doucette)
Crew-served weapons course held at Fort Indiantown Gap
By Sgt. 1st Class Zane Craig | Feb. 7, 2024
Soldiers with the Pennsylvania National Guard’s Individual Training Branch and Marksmanship Training Unit conducted a crew-served weapons course Jan. 19 to Feb. 2 at Fort Indiantown Gap...
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