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New York Guard transitions to OCP

The New York Guard (State Defense Force) recently announced plans to transition from their current uniform the Army Combat Uniform (ACU), to the Operational Combat Pattern (OCP).  They join the US Army National Guard, as well as a number of…

New law protects California SDF

At the end of the legislative session of 2018, the California legislature and Governor passed a series of laws which included SB 1500, a bill that pertained to the California State Military Reserve (State Defense Force).  The law forbids any…

Virginia Defense Force conducts POD exercise

The Virginia Defense Force (State Defense Force) recently conducted a POD (Point of Distribution) exercise.  The exercise involved Defense Force troops setting up staging areas and operations whereby in an emergency situation they can provide citizens of Virginia critical supplies not…