Idaho Army National Guard

Boise Skies Will Be Crowded This Week
This training will expose Idaho pilots to scenarios beyond their normal Close Air Support training, which consists primarily of engaging ground targets, by providing them with an opportunity to hone their air-to-air to combat skills.
Idaho Guard Soldier Receives Award
Sgt. 1st Class Erin Smith of the Idaho Army National Guard was honored with the Spirit of Freedom Award, by Sen. Mike Crapo during his recent visit to Gowen Field.
  Smith became the first female armor enlisted Soldier in the nation after graduating the U
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116th Calvary Brigade Combat Team Completes Mission
Soldiers of the Army National Guard’s 116th Cavalry Brigade Combat Team are returning home after two weeks of supporting the International Joint Exercise Saber Guardian 2016 in Romania.  The 116th provided over 1,100 National Guardsmen from Idaho, Oregon, and Montana to augment …
Idaho Guard Soldier Becomes First In the Nation
 Major Chris Border/ Idaho National Guard
 Sgt. 1st Class Erin Smith of the Idaho Army National Guard became the nation’s first female enlisted Soldier to graduate from the U.S. Army’s M1 Armor Crewman School, June 25.
  Smith has gone shoulder-to-shoulder with her male peers through the technically a…
Idaho National Guard’s 116th Trains in Romania
  Nearly 1,000 soldiers from the 116th Calvary Brigade Combat Team comprised of units from Idaho, Oregon and Montana are currently training at the Romanian Land Force Combat Training Center in Cincu, Romania.
 The 116th Soldiers have joined over 2,500 other Soldiers from 10 different nations to part…
Idaho Army National Guard Deploys To Romania
An advanced team of Soldiers assigned to the 116th Cavalry Brigade Combat Team of the Idaho Army National Guard has arrived at the Port of Constanta, Romania in preparation for Exercise Saber Guardian 16.
  More than 100 Idaho Soldiers are currently there to receive equipment and supplies, which…