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Minnesota National Guard
Recruiting and Retention Battalion

Recruiter

FOND DU LAC RESERVATION, Minn. - The Minnesota Army National Guard, in partnership with the National Lacrosse League's Minnesota Swarm and the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa participated in the third-annual Lax-4-Life Camp, a five-day, four-night lacrosse camp for Native American boys and girls, July 23-27 on the Fond du Lac Reservation. Lax-4-Life is a nationally praised camp that has received recognition from the Obama Administration for its efforts in promoting healthy lifestyle choices for Native American youth. One of the popular events was navigating the National Guard confidence course. U.S. Army photo by Master Sgt. Daniel Ewer
Unit Information

The Minnesota Army National Guard Recruiting and Retention Battalion is at the forefront of the National Guard strength management, providing a ready force in over 63 communities with strength and honor.

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Unit Address: 211 N McCarrons Blvd, Roseville MN 55113
Recruiting Operations Center: (651)281-3801

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Minnesota National Guard Leadership

TAG  CSM
Minnesota Adjutant General Maj. Gen.
Richard C. Nash
Generally Speaking
Senior Enlisted Advisor
Command Sgt. Maj. Douglas Wortham
On Center Ice
Unit Command Structure

Joint Force Headquarters
-Recruiting and Retention Bn

Unit Leadership

Commander  CSM
Lt. Col. Mike Pazdernik
Commander
RRB
CSM Bradley Olson
Command Sgt. Maj.
RRB
Major Unit Equipment

HMMWV

M9 Pistol

M16 Rifle


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Unit Occupational Specialties

79T-Recruiting and Retention NCO

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Unit Links

www.NationalGuard.com -National Guard Recruiting.

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Unit Articles

Inver Grove Heights Armory hosts Military Job Fair for High School Students
02/24/2014

Minnesota Adjutant General visits Camp Ripley
01/15/2014

New Commander for Recruiting and Retention
12/18/2013

Minnesota recruiters exceed recruiting goals
09/27/2013

LAX-4-LIFE partnership teaches Lacrosse, leadership and life skills to Native American Youth
07/31/2013

2013 Native American Lax-4-Life Camp
07/23/2013

Operation Synergy empowers Service members toward personal growth
05/10/2013

National Guard supports Native American youth at lacrosse camp
07/27/2012

Minnesota Guard Soldiers and NCOs compete for annual title
04/15/2012

MN Guard holds back recruiting
09/21/2010

Economy Helps Military With Recruiting
01/11/2009

Active First Program Helping Army Meet Recruiting Goals
01/11/2008

MN Recruiting Second in Nation
09/22/2007

Army Looks to Guard for Recruiting Help
08/28/2007

 
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