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  • South Carolina National Guard teams with Air Force Reserve to lift tanks

    The South Carolina Army National Guard's 1-118th Combined Arms Battalion (CAB) participated in heavy airlift operations this week at Wright ...

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  • S.C. National Guard Air Defense Artillery Soldiers culminate training with live-fire exercise

    The South Carolina Army National Guard's 2nd Battalion, 263rd Air Defense Artillery (ADA) from Anderson, S.C. conducted a live-fire exercise...

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  • SC Guard inducts two into Enlisted Hall of Fame

    The noncommissioned officer is often referred to as the "backbone of the Army" and two former South Carolina National Guardsmen who personif...

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  • 1-151st Attack Reconnaissance Battalion holds strong bond with U.S. Navy

    The South Carolina Army National Guard's 1-151st Attack Reconnaissance Battalion (ARB) is continuing to be a leader in the AH-64D Apache hel...

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  • S.C. National Guard Apaches vital to Army mission

    The sweeping proposal to reconfigure Army aviation assets has National Guard leaders at all levels speaking out against the recommendation t...

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  • S.C. National Guard holds marksmanship competition

    Experts, novices, Airmen and Soldiers alike participated in the S.C. National Guard's three day adjutant general marksmanship competition. T...

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  • 263rd Army Air and Missile Defense Command holds Change of Command ceremony

    The South Carolina National Guard's 263rd Army Air and Missile Defense Command (AAMDC) held a Change of Command ceremony for outgoing comman...

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  • Swamp Fox Alert is inspection ready, mission ready

    Whether it's responding to a national emergency or impressing a team of inspectors, the South Carolina Air National Guard's Aerospace Contro...

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  • S.C. Guard inducts four into Warrant Officer Hall of Fame

    Warrant officers are known as the "quiet professionals," as they often go about their work without a lot of fanfare but are frequently looke...

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  • Eisner retires as deputy adjutant general of South Carolina

    With more than 37 years of exceptionally distinguished service in the U.S. Army and the South Carolina National Guard (SCNG), Maj. Gen. Lest...

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  • Medical Command Celebrates Change of Command

    The South Carolina Army National Guard Medical Command gave thanks to their outgoing commander, Col. Stanley Sheftall, and welcomed their in...

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  • SC National Guard celebrates Black History Month

    To celebrate February as Black History Month, members of the South Carolina National Guard organized an event filled with camaraderie, music...

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Honoring our Fallen Heroes

Fallen Warrior

Pvt. Algernon Adams

Aiken, SC
October 28, 2003
Operation Iraqi Freedom

Fallen Warrior

Master Sgt. Thomas Thigpen, Sr.

Augusta, SC
March 16, 2004
Operation Iraqi Freedom

Fallen Warrior

Staff Sgt. Jerome Lemon

North Charleston, SC
October 27, 2004
Operation Iraqi Freedom

Fallen Warrior

Warrant Officer Patrick Leach

Rock Hill, SC
December 9, 2004
Operation Iraqi Freedom

Fallen Warrior

1st Lt Andrew Shields

Campobello, SC
December 9, 2004
Operation Iraqi Freedom

Fallen Warrior

Spc. Chrystal Stout

Travelers Rest, SC
April 6, 2005
Operation Enduring Freedom

Fallen Warrior

Sgt. Stephen High

Spartanburg, SC
April 6, 2005
Operation Enduring Freedom

Fallen Warrior

Sgt. Edward Philpot

Latta, SC
October 23, 2007
Operation Enduring Freedom

Fallen Warrior

Staff Sgt. James Bullard

Marion, SC
October 30, 2007
Operation Enduring Freedom

Fallen Warrior

Sgt. Shawn Hill

Welford, SC
January 2, 2008
Operation Enduring Freedom

Fallen Warrior

Sgt. David Leimbach

Taylors, SC
May 25, 2008
Operation Enduring Freedom

Fallen Warrior

Staff Sgt. Willie Harley, Jr.

Aiken, SC
October 1, 2010
Operation Enduring Freedom

Fallen Warrior

Sgt. Luther Rabon, Jr..

Lexington, SC
October 1, 2010
Operation Enduring Freedom

Fallen Warrior

Sgt. John Meador

Columbia, SC
June 20, 2012
Operation Enduring Freedom

Fallen Warrior

Sgt. 1st Class Matthew Thomas

Easley, SC
June 20, 2012
Operation Enduring Freedom

Fallen Warrior

1st Lt. Ryan Rawl

Lexington, SC
June 20, 2012
Operation Enduring Freedom

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The South Carolina Air National Guard Headquarters provides command and control for assigned Air Guard units. The SCANG's operational units are the 169th Fighter Wing and 245th Air Traffic Control Squadron, which provide combat-ready forces... Read More

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