Montana National Guard

Progress on PTSD Screenings [AUDIO]
The Post Deployment Health Assessment Act was introduced by Senator Max Baucus in 2009, modeled off a Montana National Guard pilot program that implemented comprehensive pre and post-combat screening to identify signs of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and suicidal tendencies among combat tro…
Freedom Salute Ceremony On Sunday [AUDIO]
The Montana National Guard will conduct a freedom salute ceremony this Sunday, to honor approximately 260 soldiers of Bravo Company 1-163rd Cavalry Regiment and Echo Company 145th Forward Support company who returned from a recent deployment in support of the overseas
Soldier Killed In Montana Parachute Accident ID’d
Military officials have released the name of a soldier who died in a parachute accident at Fort Harrison near Helena.
The Department of Defense identified the soldier Tuesday as Sgt. Francis Campion, of Hollidaysburg, Pa. Campion was a member of the 2nd Battalion 19th Special Forces Group, West Virgi…
Guardsmen Won’t Be Called Up For Sandbagging
Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer says he won't call up the Montana National Guard to fill sandbags and do other chores that local communities should be able to do on their own.
And he says he doesn't want to keep 98 soldiers on duty guarding closed or dangerous roads for much longer.