Massachusetts National Guard

Crowds of friends and family members wait for soldiers from the 3rd Battalion, 126th Aviation Regiment at Otis Air National Guard Base in Bourne, May 13, 2011.

Homecoming In Bourne For 160 Mass. National Guard Soldiers

It’s a scene we’re fortunate to experience a lot these days: American soldiers coming home, safe and sound, after long tours overseas. The most recent homecoming took place Friday evening at the Otis Air National Guard Base in Bourne.


Credit: Dept. of Defense

Mass. National Guard Soldier Laid To Rest In RI

A 26-year-old Massachusetts Army National Guard soldier from Rhode Island who was fatally injured in Afghanistan is being remembered as a loving father and dedicated soldier.


Credit: Dept. of Defense

RI Soldier Deployed To Afghanistan Dies From Injuries

A soldier from Rhode Island died this week from injuries he received while serving in Afghanistan.


National Guard send-off

200 Massachusetts National Guard Soldiers Head To Afghanistan

More than 200 members of the Massachusetts National Guard were the guests of honor at a send-off ceremony in Reading Tuesday morning.


(credit: Mass. National Guard on Facebook)

Mass. Guardsmen To Assist In Haiti Rebuilding

Members of the Massachusetts National Guard will be heading to Haiti to help continue the rebuilding effort after last year’s devastating earthquake.


Marshfield soldier hit by IED

Family and friends of a Marshfield soldier say she is recovering after being injured by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan.