"Seventeen Indiana National Guard Soldiers stood at attention and raised their right hands in the open air of a hillside memorial dedicated to American troops stationed here during World War II as their brigade commander, Col. Robert Burke, led them through a once-in-a-lifetime extension ceremony."
Congratulations to new Guardsman, SPC Jessica Silva for continuing the tradition and enlisting as a 68W. SPC Silva is excited to Serve locally while Challenging herself to Achieve her goals!
Pictured with COL John Silva (father), Bonnie Silva (mother), and RRB Commander, LTC Pitt. #GoGuard #INGuard #KnowYourMil
Beginning October 2020, Soldiers will be required to take the new Army Combat Fitness Test.
Do you know the six events?
Kokomo residents, head to the Howard Co. Fair and experience the mobile convoy simulator! Read more about it here: https://goo.gl/Ze9V3t
Did you catch The Adjutant General, Major General, Carr on Inside INdiana Business discussing the economic impact of the #INGuard this weekend? If not, view the segment here.
From @innationalguard_terrehaute - “Physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healthy body, it is the basis of dynamic and creative intellectual activity.”-John F Kennedy
@nationalguard @indianaguardsman #nationalguard #indiananationalguard #apft #fitness #inguard #goguard #JoinINARNG
"The drill involved Australian soldiers preparing for deployment to Afghanistan and U.S. troops from as far afield as Indiana, Hawaii and Okinawa, Japan."
Next Thursday, July 12, 2018 there is a Veterans Job Fair at Lucas Oil Stadium. See the flyer for more info.
Way to knock it out of the park SGT Harris!
July 4, 1776, a day that forever changed the world and paved the way for the United States of America to be the force of freedom. As many of our armed forces are across the globe today, remember they/we fight for you and all the freedoms we celebrate today.
If you would like to discuss how you can be provided world class training opportunities and benefits while serving your local community, reach out to us.
#INGuard #JoinINARNG #GoGuard #IndependenceDay
Are you passionate about learning the technical skills to advance your life and career? We have many Military Occupational Specialties for technical trade skills. Contact us to start your journey.
We're looking to send you and a friend to the Independence Day Indianapolis Indians game and #Fireworks! You have until Monday 4/2 at 7:59pm to enter.
Here's how to enter:
Comment on this post with what your favorite 4th of July activity is and one (1) random post will be selected to attend (will receive 2 tickets).
*Random selection will take place at 8:00pm Monday, July 2nd, and will be notified in comments and private message.
*Official Rules - No purchase necessary to win. Must be 18+ to enter. One entry per person. Odds of winning depend on entries received. Winner drawn at random and contacted by Monday, July 2, 2018 by 8:30 PM ET. Winner has 12 hours to claim prize. If not claimed, a new winner will be chosen at random. The prize includes two tickets to the Indians game on Wednesday, July 4, 2018. No substitution dates allowed. Prize (two tickets) must be picked up at the Indianapolis Indians Box Office on Wednesday, July 4, 2018. Rain date is subject to the Indianapolis Indians’ rain policy. This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.
More Indiana Guardsmen training across the globe! Approximately 30 Indiana National Guardsmen from the 19th force package participated in search and extraction training in partnership with soldiers from Ram Battalion Tavor Brigade of the Israeli Defense Force during the operation United Front VII June 18-20 in several locations throughout Israel.
Exercise #Hamel is currently testing the capabilities of Indiana National Guard troops and their ability to sustain readiness gained during training last summer at the Joint Training Readiness Center at Fort Polk, Louisiana. The 76th Infantry Brigade Combat Team is the main task force for USARPAC’s #PacificPathways and enhancing the U.S. Army partnership with allies like Forces Command - Australian Army, showing that The National Guard is ready and leading the way in large-scale training events.
Queensland, Australia, not a bad place to have your extension ceremony! #Hooah
Col. Robert Burke, commander of the 76th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, holds an extension ceremony in the field for two Soldiers of Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 293rd Infantry Regiment during Exercise #Hamel in Queensland, Australia. As participants in #PacificPathways the Indiana National Guard unit is making global effects while training with the Australian Army. #GoGuard #PacificPathways #PacPath18 #INGuard
Our 76th Infantry Brigade Combat Team "Nighthawk Brigade" medics going to the dogs with the Forces Command - Australian Army as part of #PacificPathways.