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Deployment lull set to end for Nevada Guard Soldiers

Story by SFC Erick Studenicka on 08/09/2019 By Sgt. 1st Class Erick Studenicka Joint Force Headquarters CARSON CITY This year, the end of summer will mark the end of a long break for both Nevada students and Soldiers alike. It's been two relatively quiet, homebound years since a Nevada Army
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NY National Guard rotor Soldiers are part of Rhode Island's Leapfest competition

Story by SGT Andrew Valenza on 08/09/2019 SOUTH KINGSTON, RHODE ISLAND Military paratroopers competing in the Rhode Island National Guard's annual "Leapfest" competition got to the 1,500 foot starting altitude of their jump thanks to 10 Soldiers and two CH-47s from the New York Army National Guard. The team from
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Photo Essay: Grasshopper sparrow at Fort McCoy's Badger Drop Zone

Story by Scott Sturkol on 08/09/2019 A grasshopper sparrow is shown atop a plant in a prairie and grassland area at Badger Drop Zone on July 26, 2019, at Fort McCoy, Wis. The drop zone is a natural habitat for many rare butterflies and grassland species of birds such a
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Photo Essay: Summer 2019 Wildflowers at Fort McCoy

Story by Scott Sturkol on 08/09/2019 Flowers at prairie and grassland areas at are shown at Fort McCoy, Wis., in July 2019. Many areas of the installation offer a natural habitat for many rare butterflies and grassland species of birds and wildflowers. Wildlife management and prairie land management at Fort
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Photo Essay: Wild birds at Fort McCoy

Story by Scott Sturkol on 08/09/2019 Wild birds are shown in various areas at Fort McCoy in July 2019. The installation is home to dozens of species of birds. Wildlife management at Fort McCoy is coordinated by the Directorate of Public Works Environmental Division Natural Resources Branch. Located in the
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NY National Guard Aviation soldiers test aerial gunnery skills at Fort Drum

Story by Eric Durr on 08/01/2019 FORT DRUM, NY (07/24/2019) Soldiers assigned to Alpha and Bravo companies of the 3rd Battalion 142nd Aviation Regiment tested their abilities to engage targets from a hovering helicopter during annual training at Fort Drum on July 24. Aerial gunnery is an annual training requirement,
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