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Washington National Guard original song: On Guard We Stand

Washington National Guard original song: On Guard We Stand

"On Guard We Stand" tells the story of the National Guard and the hardships we have endured during the past decade of war as well as responding to natural disasters.

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The Washington Military Department's mission is to minimize the impact of emergencies and disasters on people, property, environment and the economy of Washington State by providing trained and ready forces for state and federal missions. The department also provides structured alternative education opportunities for at-risk youth.


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