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MN National Guard 6h
Small actions make a big difference. Keep taking smart steps to prevent COVID-19, including washing your hands, keeping your distance and wearing a face covering.
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MN National Guard 23h
A message from as we head into the Fourth of July holiday weekend.
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MN National Guard Jul 1
Replying to @MNNationalGuard
We are proud to have done our small part in helping the state reach more than half a million tests conducted so far during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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MN National Guard Jul 1
Replying to @mnhealth
These numbers include community testing completed over Memorial Day Weekend and the ongoing testing we are conducting in support of the at more than 100 long-term care facilities throughout the state.
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MN National Guard Jul 1
Since May 14, the has been doing our part to support the state's goal of increased COVID-19 testing. So far our Soldiers and Airmen have administered more than 50,000 tests to Minnesotans across the state.
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ESGR Jul 1
- It is and ! Check out the Facebook and Instagram Story as they share absentee tips and resources for military members, their families, and U.S. citizens living abroad all week long.
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MN National Guard Jun 30
Read more about the 's Project Inclusion initiative to improve diversity, equity and inclusion across the force and build cohesive teams.
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MN National Guard Jun 29
Replying to @MNNationalGuard
Vessey served in all enlisted ranks, from private to first sergeant, before obtaining a battlefield commission and rising to the rank of four-star general during his more than four decades of service.
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MN National Guard Jun 29
Replying to @MNNationalGuard
Gen. John W. Vessey, Jr. was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on June 29, 1922. Upon his retirement in 1985, he had served longer than anyone then in the Army, with over 46 years of active military service.
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MN National Guard Jun 29
Replying to @MNNationalGuard
As a dedicated servant to his country, Vessey dedicated his life to military service, volunteering for the Minnesota Army National Guard in 1939 and going on to serve in WWII and the Vietnam War, and holding military posts in Germany, Korea, and as a special emissary to Vietnam.
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MN National Guard Jun 29
According to Minnesota state statute, June 29 is designated as General John Vessey Day. Gen. John Vessey was a four-star general in the and served as the tenth Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
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Department of Defense 🇺🇸 Jun 25
Today marks the 70th anniversary of the . More than 1.5 million Americans served in South Korea’s three-year war with North Korea, which ended with an armistice on July 27, 1953.
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MN National Guard Jun 24
Soldiers from the are loading vehicles and equipment onto rail cars at in preparation for movement to Fort Irwin, California, for training at the National Training Center.
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MN National Guard Jun 23
The conducts 80-90 occupational health and industrial hygiene inspections of its armories and maintenance facilities each year as mandated by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Bureau.
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National Guard Jun 21
Happy Father's Day to all of our National Guard dads!
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MN National Guard Jun 20
Soldiers from the 2-135th Infantry, along with C Troop, 2-106th Cavalry and C Troop, 1-113th Cavalry were honored with a socially-distanced send-off and @servingourtroops steak dinner at Friday prior to deployment to Africa.
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MN National Guard Jun 19
Watch live as we honor Soldiers from the 2-135th Infantry Regiment prior to deployment. Special thanks to @ServingOurTroops for helping to provide our Soldiers and their families with a memorable, but socially-distanced, send-off.
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34th Red Bull ID Jun 19
The grills are lit! is back at to send 2-135 Infantry off to the Horn of Africa with a steak dinner shared virtually with their families. The Red Bulls are feeling the support of Minnesotans across the state. Thank you.
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MN National Guard Jun 19
Minnesota recognized members of the Wednesday at the for their work in responding to the metro area earlier this month to protect lives, preserve property and restore order.
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MN National Guard Jun 18
SAVE THE DATE: The 2020 Women's Leadership Forum is scheduled for September 12 this year at Headquarters in Wayzata. Virtual options are also being discussed. Stay tuned for more details. Register at
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