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Ready when needed: Ohio National Guard’s history of supporting Ohio during times of emergency
The Ohio National Guard has a long history of supporting first responders and citizens in the aftermath of natural disasters or emergencies. With a bench of nearly 17,000 members who live and work throughout the Buckeye State, the Ohio National Guard is always ready and always there during times of emergency or disaster, as it has been for decades, serving Ohioans — as Ohioans.
Senior enlisted leader brings traditional Guard perspective to key position
There’s a new top noncommissioned officer in town, and that goes for both Soldiers and Airmen of the Ohio National Guard. Command Sgt. Maj. William Workley is the first senior enlisted leader for the ONG, appointed in the fall of 2019 by Maj. Gen. John C. Harris Jr., Ohio adjutant general.
National Guard's ‘Military Child of the Year’ comes from 179th Airlift Wing Family
Kristina Lee, daughter of Col. Andrew Lee, commander of the 179th Airlift Wing Medical Group in Mansfield, Ohio, was recently announced as the 2020 Military Child of the Year® Award recipient representing the National Guard. It is the third time in four years that the child of an Ohio National Guard member has won the national honor.
Marking the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Baguio
The Soldiers of the 37th Infantry Division, having been in the Pacific for nearly three years by April 1945, were tasked with capturing the Philippine summer capital of Baguio, held by the Japanese in the steep, forested Cordilla Central mountain range. After battling through narrow mountain roads with sheer cliffs and deadly drop-offs for nearly a month, the Buckeye Division had reached the city and liberated it from Japanese control.