NG Diversity Awards
- Army National Guard: Enhanced Brigade Readiness Improved but Personnel and Workload Are Problems: NSIAD-00-114. // GAO Reports;6/14/2000, p1
During the last 25 years, the military has come to rely increasingly on the Army National Guard and other reserve forces, which provide combat troops as well as a large percentage of the Army's requirements in such support areas as civil affairs, public affairs, quartermaster, transportation,...
- Disaster Relief After Hurricane Lili. Turner, Thomas M. // Engineer;Oct-Dec2003, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p36
Details the involvement of the U.S. National Guard in the disaster preparation and relief operation after Hurricane Lili made its way through Louisiana in October 2002. Phases of the operation; Structure of engineer battalions formed; Problems with disaster relief materials encountered by...
- DOD Announces Increase in Foreign Language Pay. Wood, Sara // All Hands;Aug2006, Issue 1072, p11
The article reports that the maximum monthly pay for active-duty service members who are proficient in another language will be increased to $1,000 and the National Guard and Reserve members will be offered a $6,000 per year bonus.
- More ARNG in 10th SFOR Rotation. Snyder, Lisa Beth // Soldiers;Nov2000, Vol. 55 Issue 11, p12
Reports on the increase in the number of United States National Guard soldiers who served in Bosnia since the end of the ethnic fighting in 1995. Significant contribution of citizen-soldiers to international peacekeeping activities; Basic job of the soldiers in Bosnia.
- Editor's Notebook: Carrying the Weight. Parker, Andrew // Rotor & Wing;9/15/2011, Vol. 45 Issue 9, p1
The article reports on 38 casualties due to shooting down of military helicopter of the U.S. Army National Guard, Boeing CH-47D Chinook in the Wardak province of Afghanistan on August 6, 2011. It mentions that the 38 casualties comprises of 30 soldiers of the U.S. military force and eight are...
- A Proud Year for the Guard. Haskell, Bob // Soldiers;Mar2004, Vol. 59 Issue 3, p30
Points out that 2003 was a proud year for the U.S. Army National Guard. Call on the Guard to support the Army and civil authorities waging the global war against terrorism; Year that the Army Guard got back into the missile-defense business; Conversion of artillery troops into military police...
- GUARD, RESERVE AND EMPLOYERS NAMED 'CITIZEN OF YEAR'. Goodwin, Darlene // Officer;May2004, Vol. 81 Issue 4, p4
Reports that the U.S. Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation named Reserve and Guard Forces and their employees as the Citizen of the Year. Selection criteria; Highlights of the awarding ceremonies.
- Balkan Diary: This isn't your father's Army. Palmer, Rob // Indianapolis Business Journal;6/25/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 15, p16A
Relates the experience of an Indiana National Guard in Bosnia-Herzegovina. Rotation of soldiers for six months; Impact of army reservists on the United States Army; Accommodations in the barracks; Anxiety of going home.
- Why So Special? Melnyk, Les // Soldiers;Aug2006, Vol. 61 Issue 8, p6
The article describes the uniqueness of functions of the U.S. Army National Guard. Every member of the National Guard belongs both to the National Guard of the U.S. and the National Guard of his particular state. The Guard exercises a decentralized control for domestic operations. It is...