Spc. Gabrielle Kersey poses in front of the 48th Infantry Brigade Combat Team's insignia at the 48th IBCT Headquarters in Macon, Ga, July 1, 2021.
Georgia National Guardsman aids family after fatal car accident
By Capt. Amanda Russell | July 7, 2021
Specialist Gabrielle Kersey, 48th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Macon, Ga., comforted a mother and

A U.S. Army M109A5 Paladin howitzer from the 1st Battalion, 214th Field Artillery Regiment fires rounds during the African Lion 2021 distinguished visitor event near Cap Draa, Morocco, June 18, 2021. African Lion 2021 is U.S. Africa Command's largest, premier, joint, annual exercise hosted by Morocco, Tunisia, and Senegal, 7-18 June. More than 7,00 participants from nine nations and NATO train together with a focus on enhancing readiness for U.S. and partner nation forces. AL21 is multi-domain, multi-component, and multinational exercise, which employs a full array of mission capabilities with the goal to strengthen interoperability among participants. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Nathan Baker)
Georgia Guard completes African Lion 21 with combined arms live-fire exercise
By Capt. Bryant Wine | June 18, 2021
U.S. Army Soldiers with the Georgia Army National Guard’s Fort Benning-based 648th Maneuver

A U.S. Army M109A6 Paladin howitzer with the Ellenwood-based Charlie Battery, 1st Battalion, 214th Field Artillery, 648th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade, Georgia Army National Guard, observes fired artillery observation rounds during African Lion 2021, at the Tan Tan Training Area, Morocco, June 13, 2021. African Lion is U.S. Africa Command’s largest, premier, joint, annual exercise hosted by Morocco, Tunisia and Senegal, 7-18 June. More than 7,000 participants from nine nations and NATO train together with a focus on enhancing readiness for U.S. and partner nation forces. AL21 is a multi-domain, multi-component, and multi-national exercise, which employs a full array of mission capabilities with the goal to strengthen interoperability among participants. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. 1st Class R.J. Lannom Jr.)
Georgia Guard completes multinational night live-fire
By Capt. Bryant Wine | June 15, 2021
U.S. Army Soldiers with the Georgia Army National Guard completed multinational live-fire training

U.S Army Spc. Michael Brannon of the 148th Brigade Support Battalion, checks the battery power in a humvee for the upcoming training event for African Lion in Tan-tan, Morocco, June 8, 2021. African Lion 21 is a critical opportunity for members to build and test their strategic readiness to deploy, fight and win in a complex, multi-domain environment. African Lion 2021 is U.S. Africa Command's largest, premier, joint, annual exercise hosted by Morocco, Tunisia and Senegal, 7-18 June. More than 7,000 participants from nine nations and NATO train together with a focus on enhancing readiness for U.S. and partner nation forces. AL21 is a multi-domain, multi-component, and multinational exercise, which employs a full array of mission capabilities with the goal to strengthen interoperability among participants.(Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Nathan Smith)
Georgia Army National Guard sustains the fight at African Lion 21
By Capt. Bryant Wine | June 11, 2021
Tan Tan, Morocco - It takes an army to sustain an army.Teams of logisticians keep the Georgia Army

U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Thomas Carden (right), The Adjutant General of Georgia, and Command Sgt. Maj. Jeff Logan (left), the state command sergeant major of the Georgia Army National Guard, bow their heads in prayer May 27, 2021, during a Memorial Day Observation Ceremony at Clay National Guard Center in Marietta, Georgia. The Georgia National Guard memorial wall is dedicated to the memory of 43 Georgia Army National Guard Soldiers who have fallen since September 11, 2001. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Capt. Bryant Wine)
Georgia Department of Defense observes Memorial Day 2021
By Capt. Bryant Wine | May 27, 2021
The Georgia Department of Defense held its annual Memorial Day observance ceremony May 27, 2021, at