Utah sends two Soldiers and an Airman to the Region VII Best Warrior Competition

Utah National Guard Public Affairs

Utah National Guard Public Affairs Office



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As we work together to get through a national crisis during these unprecedented times, communication is more important than ever. The Utah National Guard's Public Affairs Office is committed to ensuring timely and relevant information is made available to our service members, their families, employers and our local communities.


Our website has quickly become a one-stop online resource. During the past year, we have added a significant amount of information, videos, workouts and many other resources. We remain committed to getting you the most important and relevant information.


The Utah National Guard continues to be a premiere organization with amazing Soldiers, Airmen, and families. We are always looking to share your story. Please feel free to contact our office at any time at ng.ut.utarng.list.pao@army.mil or (801) 432-4407.

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News Stories

Two Utah Guardsmen Give All at Region VII Best Warrior Competition
August 4, 2020
The Region VII Best Warrior Competition took place July 27-28, 2020 at Camp Williams.

Senate confirms Loh as next director of the Air National Guard
July 21, 2020
U.S. Senate confirms U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Loh as the next director to lead the Air National Guard.  Loh has served nearly 30 years in the Colorado Air National Guard and has experience in various key leadership roles, such as flight, squadron and group commander as well as the Colorado National Guard assistant adjutant general and adjutant general. Loh is a command pilot with more than 3,200 flight hours, including 2,900 hours and 128 combat flight hours in the F-16A/B/C/D Fighting Falcon.

Guard Soldiers achieve marksmanship overmatch in Utah
July 17, 2020
Staff Sgt. Wayne “Guido” Gray, California National Guard, engages targets in the Reflexive Fire match July 10, 2020, during the Marksmanship Advisory Council Region Seven Championships at Camp Williams, Bluffdale, Utah. Thirty-four Guard members from California, Colorado, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico and Utah spent three intense days in the mountains of Utah competing. Colorado took home the team championship title.

Reforged Best Warrior Competition Names Utah Soldier of the Year
July 15, 2020
Soldiers and Airmen with the Utah National Guard compete in the state level Best Warrior Competition July 7, 2020 at Camp Williams Utah.

Col. Woodrow Miner: A Bold Commander
June 29, 2020
Lt. Col. Woodrow Miner, commander, 204th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade, is promoted to the rank of colonel during a ceremony at Utah National Guard headquarters in Draper, Utah,  June 17, 2020, with a date of rank May 21, 2020.

Utah Army National Guard’s “Monuments Men” return to Salt Lake City following D.C. civil unrest
June 15, 2020
Approximately 200 Utah National Guard Soldiers returned to Salt Lake City, Sunday, June 7, 2020 following an activation at the request of the Secretary of Defense to augment civil authorities in Washington, D.C. amid civil unrest.

Protecting the Force
June 9, 2020
The Utah National Guard’s Mobile Testing Team administered nasopharyngeal swabs, testing Soldiers and Airmen for COVID-19 who had responded to civil unrest in Salt Lake City, June 7, 2020.

Utah Air National Guard Colonel Daniel Boyack Promoted to Brigadier General
June 8, 2020
Col. Daniel Boyack, commander Utah Air National Guard, promotes to the rank of Brigadier General

151st SFS answers the call
June 8, 2020
A Utah Air National Guard Airman stands with a riot shield to protect a building in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah

Utah Guard Activated by Order of the Governor
May 31, 2020
Utah Guard Activated by Order of the Governor

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