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Guard members help Edgewood math students calculate paths to success

April 10, 2013
By 1st Lt. Kristofer P. Baumgartner Maryland National Guard Public Affairs Office Area high school math students applied their recently learned skills today while getting a taste of military life courtesy of Maryland Army National Guard Soldiers from the 29th Combat Aviation Brigade and the 1st Battalion, 175th Infantry Regiment April 10, 2013. Ho Chang,  Read the Rest... Read more

Maryland Guardsmen march against hunger

March 18, 2013
Nearly 500 service members, civilian first responders and community members gathered for the first Norwegian Challenge: Maryland Army National Guard’s March Against Hunger, in La Plata, Md., today. Read more

Maryland lieutenant colonel helps save Soldier after jump mishap

March 14, 2013
What began as a routine training jump from the back of a C-27J aircraft, quickly became a matter of life or death for one soldier. As he hung by the neck, unable to release himself from the harness, the response of his fellow Soldiers was crucial, and in this case, life-saving. Read more

Chaplains unite, present Order of Chaplain Award

February 25, 2013
Chaplains and assistants from the Maryland Army National Guard, Maryland Air National Guard and Maryland Defense Force met for a 3-day conference and annual training at the Weinberg Center on Camp Fretterd Military Reservation, Md., Feb. 25-27. Read more

Troopers take to the tropics

February 1, 2013
Maryland Army National Guard soldiers from the 1st Squadron, 158th Cavalry Regiment, recently showed how quickly and efficiently they can project their capabilities during a weekend training mission to Puerto Rico. Read more

Engineers Certify on Robot

January 13, 2013
Soldiers from the Maryland Army National Guard’s 253rd Engineer Company (Sapper) in La Plata, Md., spent their drill weekend training with a Mobile Training Team to become certified robot operators. The Jan. 12-13 drill weekend also included breeching doors, Modern Army Combatives and weapons familiarity. Read more

Maryland Army National Guard dedicates newly expanded aviation facility to fallen Soldier

December 13, 2012
The Maryland Army National Guard dedicated a newly expanded aviation facility, Dec. 13, to a highly decorated aviator, who was killed during the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. Read more

Remembering Pearl Harbor

December 7, 2012
A Pearl Harbor Memorial Ceremony took place on the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Taney in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor Dec. 7. The Taney is the last remaining vessel afloat that survived the attack on Pearl Harbor 71 years ago. Read more

Maryland’s ‘Dandy Fifth’ celebrates 238th anniversary

December 1, 2012
The Maryland National Guard’s 1st Battalion, 175th Infantry Regiment held its annual Pass in Review ceremony, concurrently celebrating the regiment’s 238th anniversary, at the Fifth Regiment Armory in Baltimore, Dec. 1. Read more

Partners in Care goes nationwide

December 1, 2012
A faith-based program started by a Maryland National Guard chaplain is gaining momentum and expanding nationwide as part of a Defense Department initiative to meet the needs of service members in all branches of the military. Read more