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Maryland National Guard

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Budget Cuts Hit Md. Air National Guard Hard

Budget cuts in the military have hit the Maryland Air National Guard particularly hard, with fleets of aircraft being reassigned or retired.

03/11/2014

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A Hero’s Welcome: 50 Members Of Md. National Guard Return Home

They’ve been overseas for nine months, but now, 50 members of the Maryland National Guard are home.

09/15/2013

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New Museum Exhibit Shows Evolution Of Maryland National Guard

Changing of the guard. Since the 9/11 attack, the role of the Maryland National Guard has drastically changed. Now a new museum exhibit shows how soldiers went from protecting state borders to joining a global war on terror.

07/28/2013

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Md. National Guard Unit Deploys To Afghanistan

A Maryland National Guard unit from Catonsville is deploying to Afghanistan.

05/01/2013

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Md. Female Soldiers Welcome Opportunity To Fight On The Frontline

Women in the military get the green light to serve in units with direct ground combat.

01/24/2013

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Fallen Md. National Guard Members Honored

The Maryland National Guard is honoring members who died during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

09/08/2012

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Md. National Guardsmen Return Home From Afghanistan

Welcome home! Thirty members of the Maryland Air National Guards 135th Airlift are back home after being deployed in Afghanistan.

06/25/2012

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Iraq War Ends But Md. Troops Will Not Come Home Yet

The U.S. military formally shut down the war with a ceremony retiring the flag of the U.S. forces in Iraq. But some soldiers from Maryland are still there.

12/15/2011

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Maryland National Guard Among First To Get New Cargo Planes

The military cuts known as “BRAC” resulted in many programs moving to Maryland. But, as part of that realignment, eight large cargo planes were taken away from the Maryland Air National Guard. But there is now a replacement plane.

11/18/2011

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Maryland Soldiers Help Iraq Air Traffic

As thousands of soldiers return home from Iraq, a group of Marylanders prepares to go back.

09/22/2011

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Members Of Md. National Guard Prepare For Afghanistan

While events commemorating the tenth anniversary of 9/11 continue, members of Maryland’s National Guard are headed for Afghanistan.

09/13/2011

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Md. National Guardsmen Deploying To Iraq For A Year

As 124 Maryland National Guardsmen scrambled to get into formation, it was with the knowledge they are leaving their civilian lives and families for the next year.

09/01/2011

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