Our connection to the communities we call home defines us as an organization. This page is designed to deepen that connection by highlighting the many ways that the California Military Department is engaged in and committed to improving, preparing and protecting our communities, state and nation.  

 News & Publications

 

 

U.S. Army Awards Bronze Star Medal for Valor to Murrieta Vietnam Veteran 50 Years Laterhttp://www.calguard.ca.gov/PA/Pages/U-S--Army-Awards-Bronze-Star-Medal-for-Valor-to-Murrieta-Vietnam-Veteran-50-Years-Later-.aspxU.S. Army Awards Bronze Star Medal for Valor to Murrieta Vietnam Veteran 50 Years LaterThe U.S. Army awarded the Bronze Star Medal for Valor to retired Sgt. Joseph E. Engles on March 20, 2017, at the Veterans Memorial in Murrieta, California. text/html; charset=utf-8 News Release
Silicon Valley Air National Guard Unit Performs Second Rescue in Past Weekhttp://www.calguard.ca.gov/PA/Pages/Silicon-Valley-Air-National-Guard-Unit-Performs-Second-Rescue-in-Past-Week.aspxSilicon Valley Air National Guard Unit Performs Second Rescue in Past WeekAfter saving the life of a 63-year-old civilian contractor aboard a U.S. naval ship just seven days ago, the CA Air National Guard’s 129th Rescue Wing conducted its 1,014th life-saving mission Saturday evening over the Pacific Ocean.text/html; charset=utf-8 News Release
Veterans Day Event to Honor Vietnam War Aviators, feature Helicopter Fly-in and Plaque Dedicationhttp://www.calguard.ca.gov/PA/Pages/Veterans-Day-Event-to-Honor-Vietnam-War-Aviators,-feature-Helicopter-Fly-in-and-Plaque-Dedication.aspxVeterans Day Event to Honor Vietnam War Aviators, feature Helicopter Fly-in and Plaque DedicationThe CA Military Dept. (National Guard) and the Association of the U.S. Army will host a Veterans Day ceremony honoring all Californians who served as pilots or crew members during the Vietnam War on Friday, Nov. 11, at Mather Air Base,text/html; charset=utf-8 News Release

 

 

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Awards Branchhttp://www.calguard.ca.gov/G1/Pages/Awards-Branch.aspxAwards BranchGP0|#11e73102-a4bd-4e0f-91ed-0f1e5aea44ab;L0|#011e73102-a4bd-4e0f-91ed-0f1e5aea44ab|G-1 Army Personnel;GTSet|#e279d21c-c413-4094-a401-08a0673bc628;GPP|#4fa40be5-9662-4b48-b298-3c24c1a2ece7;GPP|#12d03180-6037-4e21-992d-7eacecd8f338The Awards Program fosters mission accomplishment by recognizing excellence of military members and civilian employees.GP0|#11e73102-a4bd-4e0f-91ed-0f1e5aea44ab;L0|#011e73102-a4bd-4e0f-91ed-0f1e5aea44ab|Army:Army Offices:G-1 Army Personnel;GTSet|#e279d21c-c413-4094-a401-08a0673bc628;GPP|#4fa40be5-9662-4b48-b298-3c24c1a2ece7;GPP|#12d03180-6037-4e21-992d-7eacecd8f338text/html; charset=utf-8 Service
Veteran Honors Programhttp://www.calguard.ca.gov/G1/Pages/Military-Funeral-Honors-Program.aspxVeteran Honors ProgramGP0|#11e73102-a4bd-4e0f-91ed-0f1e5aea44ab;L0|#011e73102-a4bd-4e0f-91ed-0f1e5aea44ab|G-1 Army Personnel;GTSet|#e279d21c-c413-4094-a401-08a0673bc628;GPP|#4fa40be5-9662-4b48-b298-3c24c1a2ece7;GPP|#12d03180-6037-4e21-992d-7eacecd8f338The Veteran Honors Program began in earnest when it was finally recognized that veterans, especially of World War II, as well as others, were not receiving the honors they deserved and earned defending this nation.GP0|#11e73102-a4bd-4e0f-91ed-0f1e5aea44ab;L0|#011e73102-a4bd-4e0f-91ed-0f1e5aea44ab|Army:Army Offices:G-1 Army Personnel;GTSet|#e279d21c-c413-4094-a401-08a0673bc628;GPP|#4fa40be5-9662-4b48-b298-3c24c1a2ece7;GPP|#12d03180-6037-4e21-992d-7eacecd8f338text/html; charset=utf-8 Program
Survivor Outreach Serviceshttp://www.calguard.ca.gov/G1/Pages/SOS.aspxSurvivor Outreach ServicesGP0|#11e73102-a4bd-4e0f-91ed-0f1e5aea44ab;L0|#011e73102-a4bd-4e0f-91ed-0f1e5aea44ab|G-1 Army Personnel;GTSet|#e279d21c-c413-4094-a401-08a0673bc628;GPP|#4fa40be5-9662-4b48-b298-3c24c1a2ece7;GPP|#12d03180-6037-4e21-992d-7eacecd8f338Our Purpose is to deliver on the Army's commitment to Families of the Fallen. Survivor Outreach Services (SOS) connects you with people and resources that can help you cope with your loss and move forward.GP0|#11e73102-a4bd-4e0f-91ed-0f1e5aea44ab;L0|#011e73102-a4bd-4e0f-91ed-0f1e5aea44ab|Army:Army Offices:G-1 Army Personnel;GTSet|#e279d21c-c413-4094-a401-08a0673bc628;GPP|#4fa40be5-9662-4b48-b298-3c24c1a2ece7;GPP|#12d03180-6037-4e21-992d-7eacecd8f338text/html; charset=utf-8 Servicehttps://www.facebook.com/SocalSOS
Legal Assistance Officehttp://www.calguard.ca.gov/SJA/Pages/Legal-Assistance.aspxLegal Assistance OfficeGP0|#efeee3b9-3530-46ec-9353-8100baf8bf45;L0|#0efeee3b9-3530-46ec-9353-8100baf8bf45|Staff Judge Advocate;GTSet|#e279d21c-c413-4094-a401-08a0673bc628;GPP|#d4096ec4-c897-4c0b-958b-e28a5a7758cd;GPP|#696a3b8e-13de-4690-aaa9-b2db2daec9baLegal AssistanceGP0|#efeee3b9-3530-46ec-9353-8100baf8bf45;L0|#0efeee3b9-3530-46ec-9353-8100baf8bf45|Office of the Adjutant General:Special Staff:Staff Judge Advocate;GTSet|#e279d21c-c413-4094-a401-08a0673bc628;GPP|#d4096ec4-c897-4c0b-958b-e28a5a7758cd;GPP|#696a3b8e-13de-4690-aaa9-b2db2daec9batext/html; charset=utf-8 Program
OTAG Law Centerhttp://www.calguard.ca.gov/SJA/Pages/OTAG-Law-Center.aspxOTAG Law CenterGP0|#efeee3b9-3530-46ec-9353-8100baf8bf45;L0|#0efeee3b9-3530-46ec-9353-8100baf8bf45|Staff Judge Advocate;GTSet|#e279d21c-c413-4094-a401-08a0673bc628;GPP|#d4096ec4-c897-4c0b-958b-e28a5a7758cd;GPP|#696a3b8e-13de-4690-aaa9-b2db2daec9baOTAG Law Center GP0|#efeee3b9-3530-46ec-9353-8100baf8bf45;L0|#0efeee3b9-3530-46ec-9353-8100baf8bf45|Office of the Adjutant General:Special Staff:Staff Judge Advocate;GTSet|#e279d21c-c413-4094-a401-08a0673bc628;GPP|#d4096ec4-c897-4c0b-958b-e28a5a7758cd;GPP|#696a3b8e-13de-4690-aaa9-b2db2daec9batext/html; charset=utf-8 Service

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