Minnesota National Guard
Minnesota National Guard
Minnesota National Guard

Minnesota National Guard

Welcome to the official Minnesota Guard Pinterest page. Representing Soldiers and Airmen of the Minnesota National Guard.

Soldiers of the 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 34th #RedBull Infantry Division, are taking part in a mass training exercise integrated with the Army's eXportable Combat Training Capabilities at #CampRipley May 15 - Aug. 18, 2015.

The Minnesota National Guard and the Air Force helped to kick off the inaugural game of the Minnesota Twins’ 2015 baseball season, April 13, 2015, at Target Field. Several Service members were recognized and the Duluth-based 148th Fighter Wing provided an F-16 flyover for the game. The Minnesota Twins are a Yellow Ribbon company.

Chief Warrant Officer 2 Ryan Ross was recognized as the "Big Brother of the Year" for the State of Minnesota

The Minnesota National Guard's Norwegian Exchange, or NOREX, is an ongoing partnership and the longest-running military exchange between any two nations. #NOREX

Members of the Minnesota National Guard and the Norwegian Home Guard took part in the 42nd American-Norwegian Reciprocal Troop Exchange. #NOREX

"It's a great opportunity for us to work with other airplanes, both in the Air National Guard and the Marines and other assets that the military has to offer," said Lt. Col. Curt Grayson, 148th Fighter Wing Detachment commander out of Duluth, Minnesota. The 148th participated in Sentry Savannah, a two-week, joint training exercise being held at Savannah's Air Dominance Center (ADC) Feb. 9 -20, 2015.

Chief Warrant Officer 2 James Houdek was severely injured in a farming accident near his Little Falls, Minn., home, Nov. 12, 2013. He's now back to work full-time with the Minnesota National Guard and adapting to life with a prosthetic.

“I’m a Soldier just like everyone else.” Capt. Tara Robertson was not only the first female to graduate from the Bradley Commanders Certification Course, but she was also named the distinguished honor graduate.

Civilian dentist and doctor, National Guard general named Black Engineer of the Year www.minnesotanati...

"As a unit of the Minnesota National Guard, we have to be ready to go anywhere, any time of the year," said Sgt. Jayme Lee. Read more: www.minnesotanati...

Hockey mixed with helicopters Saturday at St. Paul's Holman Field as Minnesota sent out a combined salute to the sport and men and women in the armed services. This year's Hockey Day Minnesota was organized in conjunction with the Minnesota National Guard and helps benefit the Serving Our Troops organization. Read more: www.twincities.co...

"As a female, I joined knowing that I would be in the minority," Petersen said. "Knowing that would be the normal for me, however, made it less difficult to transition to a mostly-male unit. Read more: www.minnesotanati...

"The demographics in the world and Minnesota are changing," said Hamlar. "We will need to change with it to still be representative of the diverse populations that will make up the military in the future." Read more: www.minnesotanati...

Eating better, exercise more, drink less…whatever your New Year’s resolution is, it’s not always easy to change an old habit. Make this year’s resolution stick by making small changes. www.dcoe.mil/...

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Want to stay in shape over the holidays? Our gift to you is the 12 Days of Fitmas, starting 12/14! #MerryFitmas

The 34th Infantry Division -- composed of National Guard troops -- forms up on the Camp Claiborne, La., parade ground, circa 1941, to participate in Louisiana Maneuver training. The division was the first large-scale U.S. military unit to be sent to Europe, arriving Jan. 26, 1942, in Belfast, Northern Ireland. www.army.mil/...

One of the front entrances to the old Minneapolis Armory. Built in the 1930's for the Minnesota National Guard. It was also used as an location for concerts

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Kodrachrome slide dated Octporber 1956. In teh back ground is F-80 Shooting Star of the 148th Fighter wing belonging to the Minnesota National Guard.

President Obama holding a 34th Infantry Division flag.

Sgt. Maj. Dennis L. Tellock Age: 59 Hometown: Wyoming, Minnesota Task Force Falcon, Multi-National Brigade - North Died September 20, 2003 in Bosnia-Herzegovina