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New Jersey Army National Guard


CW5 Rice
  • CW5 Rice Promotion

    Chief Warrant Officer 4 (CW4) Jennifer Rice was promoted to Chief Warrant Officer 5 (CW5) at the National Guard Training Center at Sea Girt, N.J., August 27, 2020. Rice was pinned by MAJ Andre Stevenson, and CW5 Valentino D. Grant, and CW5 Rice’s children Kaelyn and Kristina. This promotion makes her the first Hispanic female to hold the rank of CW5 in the New Jersey National Guard. See the images at DVIDS


  • OCS Class 63

    The New Jersey Army National Guard greeted its newest officers on August 9, 2020 with the commissioning of 10 second lieutenants from the 63rd Class of the New Jersey Army National Guard Officer Candidate School. The school has commissioned more than 3,000 officers since its inception in 1957. The newest officers took their oaths at a ceremony at the National Guard Training Center in Sea Girt. See the images at NJNG Flickr.


  • New Jersey Army National Guard Recruiting and Retention

    100% Free College Tuition

    Serve part-time and go to college full-time. New Jersey state law mandates that every member of the New Jersey Army National Guard is authorized to attend any New Jersey public college or university tuition free for undergraduate and graduate studies. Soldiers may take 16 credits per semester.  Get all the details and more at


Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

New Jersey Army National Guard Soldiers with Det. 1, D Co., 104th Brigade Engineer Battalion "Skydevils" provide a critical link with their RQ-7B Shadow unmanned aerial systems, supporting ground troops with persistent surveillance and communication relay systems. The Skydevils, who operate out of Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, spoke about their mission on February 10, 2020.

Drill Sergeant

Why Trainee? Why?!

Drill Sergeant Edward Santiago, with the New Jersey Army National Guard's Recruit Sustainment Program, explains why the program is important and what it does for the Army National Guard.

"I'm the doorway. They have to come through me in order to be part of this organization. So, the responsbility and the accountability that is involved in it is near and dear to my heart."

Sergeant Santiago has words of inspiration for his career path.

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Recruit Sustainment Program

US Army Recruits with the New Jersey Army National Guard’s Recruit Sustainment Program practice marching in formation at the National Guard Training Center in Sea Girt, NJ, October 19, 2019. The Recruit Sustainment Program (RSP) is a program of the Army National Guard designed to introduce new recruits to the fundamentals of the US Army before they leave for Basic Combat Training and Advanced Individual Training. See more pictures at NJNG DVIDS.




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