Who ordered the forming of the National Guard& who has authority over the Guard?

Answer The National Guard was formed by the U.S. Congress under the direction of the authors of the U.S. Constitution. Authority over each state's National Guard is split between the state governor and th... Read More »

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Co A 6th RegInfantry National Guard 1886. Where can I find information on someone enlisted in Natl Guard in New Jersey?

You would have to find out which agency in the State of New Jersey has jurisdiction over the state's National Guard, and send a Freedom of Information Act request to them for that person's service ... Read More »

You were in the national guard reserves for 8 years part of that during war-time do you qualify for any kind of pension from the guard?

Political ideology (Maoism vs. National Socialism), mainly.

If you join the coast guard and your husband is in the national guard will you be separated?

Separation in the military (used to be) SOP (Standard Operating Procedures). The US military is not "as military" as it used to be; it's nearly half law enforcement and half the Coast... Read More »

Is the state national guard the same as the army national guard?

The state National Guard and the United States National Guard are one in the same, with the only variances being the authority they were activated under (state or federal). Not all National Guard p... Read More »