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Minnesota National Guard
849th Mobility Augmentation Company

Soldiers from the Litchfield-based 849th Mobility Augmentation Company conduct route clearance operations as part of Task Force Dragoon while deployed to Afghanistan in December 2013.
The Litchfield-based 849th Mobility Augmentation Company, 682nd Engineer Battalion provides combatant commanders with a trained and ready combat force; additionally, the 849th is prepared to support the State of Minnesota with troops capable of assisting in a disaster.



Soldiers of 849th Mobility Augmentation Company, part of 2nd Squadron, Combined Task Force Dragoon, participated in a jungle clearance operation Nov. 17, 2013 in the Shah Wali Kot district, Afghanistan. The Troopers partnered with the Afghan National Army and Police to clear the area of improvised explosive devices and enemy activity.
Community Connections

Unit Address: 525 Gilman Ave. North, Litchfield, MN 55355
Unit Telephone: 320.693.6066
Recruiter Telephone: 320.693.7536

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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
-84th Troop Command
--682nd Engineering Battalion
---849th MAC

Unit Leadership

Commander  1SG
Capt. Matthew Jukkala
Commander
849 MAC
1st Sgt. Michael Mannz
1SG
849 MAC
Major Unit Equipment

HMMWV (Hummer)

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Unit Occupational Specialties

21B, Combat Engineer

62B, Construction Equipment Repairer

63B, Light Wheel Vehicle Mechanic

See the complete list of specialties in the Minnesota National Guard.
Unit Links

Unit Fact Sheet.pdf

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Unit Articles

First Female Takes Command of Previously All-Male Unit
09/18/2014

Minn. National Guard soldiers return from Afghanistan
06/05/2014

849th MAC's return celebrated all along Highway 12
06/05/2014

MN National Guard Mobility Augmentation Company Returns from Deployment
06/02/2014

849th MAC conducts joint operation to support Afghan presidential election
04/07/2014

Litchfield community says goodbye as the 849th MAC prepares for Afghanistan
07/17/2013

Minnesota National Guard unit scheduled to deploy to Afghanistan
07/12/2013

Minnesota Soldiers compete for spot on Combatives Team
02/11/2013

Team MN Places Sixth at All-Army Combatives Tournament
07/28/2012

Minnesota Dominates Guard Combatives Tournament
03/18/2012

Minnesota Guard engineers clean up Minot after flood
07/20/2011

40 Minnesota National Guard Troops to Deploy for 2 Weeks to Mexican Border
04/16/2008

Litchfield's 849th Deploys
06/07/2007

Back together - 849th Mobility Augmentation company returns from combat
Written by Sgt. Joe Roos, 4/30/08

849th Mobility Augmentation Company Provides Security for 4ID Deputy Commanding General
Written by Chief Warrant Officer 3 Theresia Hersch, 3/20/08

Packed arena sends off Litchfield Guard unit
06/06/2007
 
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