Arkansas National Guard

The Arkansas National Guard comprises both Army (Arkansas Army National Guard) and Air (Arkansas Air National Guard) components. The Constitution of the United States specifically charges the National Guard with dual federal and state missions. In fact, the National Guard is the only United States military force empowered to function in a state status. Those functions range from limited actions during non-emergency situations to full scale law enforcement of martial law when local law enforcement officials can no longer maintain civil control. The National Guard may be called into federal service in response to a call by the President or Congress.

Read more about Arkansas National Guard:  Dual Missions, State and Federal, Military Support To Civilian Authorities (MSCA), State Military Facilities, Manpower, State Military Department, Economic Impact, History, List of Adjutants General of Arkansas (1819-Present), Bibliography

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39th Infantry Division (United States) - The Cold War - Reorganization of 1959, The Pentomic Division - Re-organization and Re-designation of Artillery Units
... The 445th Field Artillery Battalion, Arkansas National Guard, was re-designated as the 1st Battalion, 206th Artillery, and was organized as a composite battalion with one battery of 105 mm towed howitzers ... The 437th Field Artillery Battalion, Arkansas National Guard, was re-designated as the 2nd Battalion, 206th Artillery and was organized as a composite ... The 935th Field Artillery Battalion, Louisiana National Guard, was consolidated with the 141st Field Artillery Battalion and the consolidated unit was re-designated as the 1st Battalion, 141st Artillery ...
Arkansas Army National Guard - History
... Further information Arkansas Territorial Militia, Arkansas Militia and the War with Mexico, Arkansas Militia in the Civil War, Arkansas Militia in Reconstruction, and ... Interest in the Militia in Arkansas generally waxed and waned throughout the 19th century as various national emergencies arose and passed ... Arkansas provided troops for the War with Mexico, the American Civil War, and the Spanish-American War during the 19th century ...
Bibliography - Publications of The Arkansas National Guard Historical Foundation
... Arkansas Militia, 1836–1860, Arkansas Military Journal, Volume 3, Spring 1995, Number 3 Duncan, MAJ James H ... Arkansas Militia, 1860–1865, The Civil War, Volume II, Arkansas Military Journal, Volume 4, Winter 1995, Number 1 Duncan, MAJ James H ... Arkansas Militia, The Arkansas Militia in the Mexican War, 1846–47, Arkansas Military Journal, Volume 4, Winter 1995, Number 2 148th Evacuation Hospital, Desert Storm Story, Arkansas ...
39th Infantry Division (United States) - The Cold War
... It was composed of units from Arkansas (headquartered in Little Rock, Arkansas) and Louisiana (headquartered at Jackson Barracks, New Orleans) ... commander, a brigadier general, was assigned to command the Arkansas portion of the division, while the division commander remained in Louisiana ... the following combat arms units 153rd Infantry Regiment, Arkansas National Guard 156th Infantry Regiment, Louisiana National Guard 199th Infantry Regiment, Louisiana ...
142nd Field Artillery Regiment (United States) - World War I - Mobilization
... less than two months had passed since the last Arkansas National Guard units completed mustering out from duty on the Mexican border ... By 4 April 1917 the 2nd Arkansas Regiment was on 48-hour standby, but had not received mobilization orders ... On 18 May 1917 the Arkansas National Guard was notified that on 5 August 1917 the Guard as a whole would be called into federal service ...

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