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News from the Oklahoma National Guard

NEWS | May 22, 2023

TF Tomahawk finishes post mobilization training, departs overseas

By Sgt. Reece Heck, Oklahoma National Guard

Leadership with the Oklahoma National Guard, including Brig. Gen. Colby Wyatt, Col. Brad Carter, Col. Andrew Ballenger and Command Sgt. Maj. John Hernandez, bid farewell to members of Task Force Tomahawk as they officially depart overseas to the Horn of Africa. TF Tomahawk is made up of over 800 Oklahoma National Guardsmen joined by Soldiers from the Nebraska and Indiana National Guard. Their mission includes security support at multiple installations across several East African countries and manning the East African Response Force.
Video by Leanna Maschino
Specialized Oklahoma National Guard unit conducts swift water training
Oklahoma National Guard
Aug. 24, 2023 | 0:50
Members of the Oklahoma National Guard's 63rd Civil Support Team conduct swift water training with Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City Fire Service Training. The CST is a specialized National Guard unit that responds to natural and manmade disasters. The training allowed CST members to learn safe and effective water rescue techniques, while reducing risk for first responders.

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