Current Missions

State Defense Forces each year assist and augment National Guard forces in a multitude of missions.  Missions involving

  • Medical
  • Logistics & Supply
  • CBRNE (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, & High Yield Explosives) Decontamination
  • Communication
  • Engineering (Constructing & Maintaining Obstacle & CQB Courses)
  • Force Protection
  • Administration
  • Aviation Support
  • Civil Affairs
  • Judge Advocate General
  • Search & Rescue
  • Transportation

There is a multitude of websites & web articles listed on our website and on State Defense Force websites detailing such missions, however we also would like to highlight a few Major missions The State Defense Forces continuously provide to The National Guard.

Below is a list of all the Current Major Missions The State Defense Forces currently provide to The National Guard & US Armed Forces.

*The list will evolve over time as there are many operations The State Defense Forces are currently performing

 

CURRENT MAJOR MISSIONS

 

NEW YORK GUARD

Augmenting & Assisting The New York National Guard CERFP Teams (CBRNE Task Force Designed To Respond to WMD Events)

CALIFORNIA STATE MILITARY RESERVE

Assisting The Army National Guard with a Small Arms Training Team

Augmenting & Assisting The National Guard with a Force Protection Detachment (Armed Base Security)

TEXAS

Augmenting The United States Coast Guard with Boat Crews

VIRGINIA

Augmenting The Virginia Army National Guard with IMAT Teams (Communication)

 

Sources:

  • Department of Defense Inspector General Evaluation Report 2014
  • New York Division of Military & Naval Affairs Guard Times Newsmagazine
  • Virginia National Guard Web Articles