213th Regional Support Group activates 228th Transportation Battalion

Story by SGT Zane Craig on 02/28/2017 FORT INDIANTOWN GAP, Pa. The 213th Regional Support Group, Pennsylvania Army National Guard welcomed the 228th Transportation (Motor Transport) Battalion with a unit activation ceremony here Feb. 11. The activation ceremony is an old Army tradition that commemorates the beginning or continuation of
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Black Pa. militiaman's legacy honored by Pa. Guardsmen's altruism

Story by TSgt Andria Allmond on 02/27/2017 Tech. Sgt. Andria Allmond 111th Attack Wing Public Affairs PHILADELPHIA On Election Day 1871, a bullet punctured Pennsylvania Militia 5th Brigade Maj. Octavius V. Catto's heart, killing him within steps of his Philadelphia home. A black Civil War-era officer, professor, minister and political
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Fort Indiantown Gap begins spring prescribed burn season for wildfire prevention

FORT INDIANTOWN GAP, Pa. Fort Indiantown Gap has begun its spring prescribed burn season to reduce the risk of wildfire at Fort Indiantown Gap, Lebanon County. The burns will be conducted on approximately 2,353 acres as conditions permit February 22 through May 5 between 8 a.m. and 9 p.m. Local
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Keystone State readiness rises with Guard's Six Sigma program

Story by TSgt Andria Allmond on 02/09/2017 Tech. Sgt. Andria Allmond 111th Attack Wing Public Affairs HORSHAM AIR GUARD STATION, Pa. Part of the Pa. National Guard-adopted Lean Six Sigma (LSS) program, nearly 30 Guardsmen studied the customer-oriented business practices of a popular online merchandise vendor Jan. 31, in Carlisle,
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Fort Indiantown Gap receives new weapons simulator

Story by MAJ Angela King-Sweigart on 01/26/2017 FORT INDIANTOWN GAP, Pa.- The simulations section here recently received the brigade combat team individual reality trainer, which is designed to train Soldiers on un-stabilized gunnery systems including the M2 machine gun, Mark 19 grenade launcher and M240B machine gun variants. Un-stabilized gunnery
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