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100 Facts in 100 Days - 81st Stryker Brigade Combat Team

07.28.17 — Every week we bring you new facts on the 81st Brigade Combat Team as we celebrate 100 years of service! Read More »

Three days, three ways is no longer the preparedness message

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Washington National Guard unit set to deploy to Middle East

07.13.17 — 242nd Combat Communications Squadron deploying to Middle East, Africa in support of on-going operations Read More »

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Brig Gen Tuohy retiring; Horn is next commander of Washington Air National...

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National Guard

The Washington National Guard is made up of more than 8,000 citizen soldiers and airmen who are dedicated to our mission of safeguarding lives, property and the economy of Washington State. First organized in 1855, the Washington National Guard has a long history of serving our communities.

Our men and women are Washington residents who are invested in their communities and care deeply for the people we serve. We are your neighbors, co-workers, friends and family members. We come from different towns, professions and backgrounds but come together for a common goal to serve those who need our help – across our state, nation and world.

At the call of the Governor, the Washington National Guard will mobilize and deploy during times of state emergency to augment local jurisdictions and responders in their efforts to protect lives and property. The Washington National Guard is also subject to the call of the United States President to serve as part of the total U.S. Military.

Are you a guard member in a crisis?
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Call 1-800-364-7492 (Available 24 hours)

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What's it like to be a National Guard sniper?
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What's it like to be a National Guard sniper?

Staff Sgt. Matt Croft, HHC, 3-161st Infantry, describes sniper stalking and what it's like to be a National Guard sniper.

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