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Aug. 31, 2017

Service Members Continue Aid in Harvey Relief Efforts

National Guard and active duty service members are making a huge difference in the areas affected by Hurricane Harvey, saving thousands and preparing for recovery efforts, Defense Department officials said.

Aug. 30, 2017

30,000 More Guardsmen Ready to Respond in Hurricane Relief Effort

The National Guard response to Hurricane Harvey will be a long-term, sustained effort, and up to 30,000 Guard members stand ready to assist with those efforts, the director of domestic operations at the National Guard Bureau said.

Aug. 30, 2017

Texas Guardsmen, Partners, Neighbors Rescue 1,000 From Floods

The Texas Army National Guard's 386th Engineer Battalion teamed up with Texas Task Force 1 and the Cypress Creek Fire Department to bring 1,000 Cypress Creek residents to safety from Hurricane Harvey flood waters.

Aug. 29, 2017

DoD, Guard Will Provide All Texas Asks for in Struggle Against Harvey Floods

More Texas National Guardsmen will assist as the Defense Department continues efforts to save life, limb and property following Hurricane Harvey, the National Guard Bureau's director of domestic operations said.

Aug. 29, 2017

Guard Units From Other States Join Harvey Response in Texas

After Texas Gov. Greg Abbott called up the entire 12,000-member Texas National Guard to assist with the epic flooding from Hurricane Harvey, other state Guard units are in the hard-hit areas to offer manpower, equipment and support.

Aug. 28, 2017

President Approves Emergency Declaration for Louisiana

President Donald J. Trump declared a state of emergency for Louisiana and ordered federal assistance to supplement state, tribal and local response efforts from conditions resulting from Tropical Storm Harvey.

Aug. 25, 2017

Texas Guard Mobilizes Ahead of Hurricane Harvey's Landfall

Hurricane Harvey made landfall near Corpus Christi, Texas, bringing fierce winds and heavy rain while hundreds of members of the Texas National Guard were positioned throughout the state to respond.

May 26, 2017

Texas Honor Guard Provides Final Salute to Veterans

For members of the Texas National Guard’s Military Funeral Honors team, Memorial Day comes every day.

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