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Camp Guernsey holds inaugural “Cans for Kids” Food Drive to combat food insecurity in Wyoming

Story by By Joseph Coslett Jr., Wyoming National Guard Public Affairs Office Camp Guernsey, a joint training center for the Wyoming Military Department, hosted its inaugural “Cans for Kids” Food Drive, bringing together the entire Camp Guernsey community to support the school backpack program on… Read More »Camp Guernsey holds inaugural “Cans for Kids” Food Drive to combat food insecurity in Wyoming

Honoring the distinguished career of Chief Warrant Officer 5 Doug Drost in the Wyoming Army National Guard

After 38 years of exceptional service, the Wyoming Army National Guard bid farewell to Chief Warrant Officer 5 Doug Drost in a ceremony held at the Joint Forces Readiness Center on Nov. 29, 2023. The event, emceed by Chief Warrant Officer 5 Shane Mickelson, highlighted… Read More »Honoring the distinguished career of Chief Warrant Officer 5 Doug Drost in the Wyoming Army National Guard

Watchful Warriors

Join us as we take a closer look at the remarkable work of Wyoming National Guard’s 84th Civil Support Team, our Watchful Warriors, who stand ready to support a wide range of events, from football games to local rallies and even the Boston Marathon. Observe… Read More »Watchful Warriors

Media Advisory: Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for new Ammunition Supply Point at Camp Guernsey

What: The Wyoming Army National Guard is hosting a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the opening of a new Ammunition Supply Point Administration Building in the Camp Guernsey North Training Area. This $1,600,000, 2,400 square feet administration facility will enhance the effectiveness, security, and safety of the ASP… Read More »Media Advisory: Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for new Ammunition Supply Point at Camp Guernsey

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Discovery Day 2023

https://vimeo.com/manage/videos/871511230 Missed out on Discovery Day 2023? No worries We’ve got a video recap that’ll make you wish you were there, and even more excited for next year’s event. Experience a day filled with curiosity, innovation, and endless opportunities to explore the wonders of STEAM… Read More »Discovery Day 2023

Legacy Unfurled: The transition of the 133rd Engineer Support Company to the 307th Engineer Utilities Detachment

A new era dawned as the 133rd Engineer Support Company, Wyoming Army National Guard, lowered its flag in a poignant casing of the colors ceremony. In this solemn moment, Capt. Ethan Carswell, the outgoing commander, passed on his command, paving the way for the emergence… Read More »Legacy Unfurled: The transition of the 133rd Engineer Support Company to the 307th Engineer Utilities Detachment

Delta Company completes successful training exercise at Camp Guernsey Joint Training Center

Delta Company’s 1st Battalion, 297th Infantry Regiment, concluded an intensive and successful training exercise at Camp Guernsey Joint Training Center on July 31, showcasing their commitment to maintaining the highest standard of combat efficiency. During the culmination of several drills, the Soldiers of Delta Co.… Read More »Delta Company completes successful training exercise at Camp Guernsey Joint Training Center

Wyoming National Guard Engineers Strengthen Partnership with Tunisian Military

The Wyoming Army National Guard’s 133rd Engineer Support Company recently engaged in a fruitful collaboration with the Tunisian engineers in May, forging a valuable partnership through the State Partnership Program. The exchange aimed to provide essential support and training with the Tunisian 61st Engineers and… Read More »Wyoming National Guard Engineers Strengthen Partnership with Tunisian Military

Wyoming Army National Guard & South Big Horn County SAR Executes Daring Mountain Rescue

On Tuesday, July 25, 2023, at approximately 7:00 p.m., the Big Horn County Sheriff’s Department received an Inreach SOS activation from a party of 7, including an 18-year-old male with an injured leg, stranded at an elevation of 12,200 feet on Cloud Peak. Due to the challenging altitude and hot temperatures, Guardian Air Medical was unable to reach the injured subject. In response, the Wyoming Army National Guard from Cheyenne was called upon to initiate an extraction mission using a hoist-capable Blackhawk UH-60.

Delta Company Strengthens Combat Readiness with Rigorous Training Exercises

In May, Delta Co., 1st Battalion, 297th Infantry Regiment executed rigorous training exercises at the training area in Lovell, including convoy operations, situational training exercises, field training exercises, and driver training. Maintaining peak combat efficiency is the goal of these exercises. The company devoted three… Read More »Delta Company Strengthens Combat Readiness with Rigorous Training Exercises

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Vigilant Guard 2023: A Test of Preparedness

The Wyoming National Guard stood poised to demonstrate their unwavering strength and readiness to the world through its first-ever Vigilant Guard exercise from June 12-15. This comprehensive emergency response exercise aimed to enhance our public safety and community preparedness and showcased our state’s unwavering spirit.

Unleashing Lethality at the 2023 TAG Match

In the midst of Wyoming’s ever-changing weather, Soldiers line up and take their positions along marked points. As the commanding instructor’s voice cuts through the air, a dozen rifles rise in unison, poised for action. A resounding horn blares, unleashing a symphony of bullets that tear through the chambers and speed toward their targets, their echoes reverberating through the surrounding hills. From June 1-4, 2023, over 20 Wyoming Army National Guard service members gathered at the Camp Guernsey Joint Training Center for the annual Adjutant General’s State Shooting Marksmanship Competition, known as the “TAG Match.”

Wyoming Army National Guard Hosts ESGR Boss Lift

Employers of Wyoming Army National Guard Soldiers had the opportunity to immerse themselves in the experience of being a guard member firsthand during the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Boss Lift on June 2. The event, hosted by Wyoming Army National Guard, in Cheyenne, Wyo., showcased various activities, including flights in a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter, engaging discussions with Wyoming Army National Guard leadership, sampling Meal’s Ready to Eat, and hands-on experiences with different weapons.

Wyoming Military Department Seeks Community Assistance to Verify Historical Find at Sheridan Armory

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – The Sheridan Armory discovered a 10-inch naval artillery shell that may have been used on the USS Maine during the Spanish-American War. The Wyoming Military Department Property Management Branch is seeking help from the community to corroborate this claim. The department believes… Read More »Wyoming Military Department Seeks Community Assistance to Verify Historical Find at Sheridan Armory

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Veteran’s Day Edition – Part 2

Earlier this year, the public affairs office had the opportunity to travel across the state of Wyoming with Governor Mark Gordon, Major General Greg General Porter, and the Wyoming National Guard leadership for the annual Veterans Welcome home day. In part one, we visit Green River and speak with five Veterans, each with a unique background.

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Veteran’s Day Edition – Part 1

Earlier this year, the public affairs office had the opportunity to travel across the state of Wyoming with Governor Mark Gordon, Major General Greg General Porter, and the Wyoming National Guard leadership for the annual Veterans Welcome home day. In part one, we visit Green River and speak with five Veterans, each with a unique background.

Growing our partnership with Laramie County Fire Authority

In episode two of Serve the Wyoming Way, the Wyoming Army National Guard continues to grow its partnership by talking with Fire Chief Jason Caughey from the Laramie County Fire Authority. Brigadier General Steve Alkire and Chief Caughey discuss ways to grow their relationship. Hosted by CW4 Nathan Galloway, from the WYNG Public Affairs office.