Table of Contents
:: TAG's Message
:: Ice Run
:: 177th CCMSgt Message
:: 108th Ravens Provide Security
:: NJNG Celebrates Unity Day
:: Exercise Trident Fury
:: Infantry Returns to Jersey City
:: If It's Tuesday, It Must Be Tikrit
:: Army Guard Needs More Warrant Officers
:: News Guard Families Can Use
:: Signals from the 250th

:: Short Rounds
:: Army and Air Enlisted Promotions
:: Last Round: GWOT Memorial Dedicated
:: Family Assistance Centers & Family Readiness Centers
:: Guardlife Information

Guardlife - Volume 31, No. 3

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Front Cover
Memorial For The Heroes
Staff Sgt. Shawn Betten helps Ryan Duffy get closer to the Global War on Terrorism Memorial after the dedication ceremony May 28.

Photo by Tech. Sgt. Mark Olsen, NJDMAVA/PA.


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Inside Cover
Raising The Battalion Flag
A member of the 42nd Military Police Company raises the Battalion’s colors as the sun rises over an Iraqi mosque on Forward Operating Base Danger, Tikrit Iraq.

Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Robert Stephenson, NJDMAVA/PA.


Guardlife Information
Guardlife is published quarterly using federal funds under provisions of AR 360-1 and AFI 35-101 by the Public Affairs Office of the New Jersey Department of Military Affairs for all members of the NJ Army and Air National Guard. The views and opinions expressed herein are not necessarily those of the Department of Defense, the Army, the Air Force, or the National Guard Bureau.

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Guardlife, Public Affairs Office
Trenton, NJ, 08625-0340

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Guardlife Staff:

Lt. Col. Roberta Niedt
Lt. Col. Kris Frazier
Capt. Yvonne Mays
Sgt. 1st Class Kryn Westhoven
Senior Airman Beth Prichard

Assistant Editor - Production:
Tech. Sgt. Mark C. Olsen

Staff Photographer:
Staff Sgt. Robert Stephenson

Staff Writers:
Roman Martyniuk
Staff Sgt. Barbara Harbison
Spc. Sherwood Goodenough