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19th Special Forces Group (Airborne)

Unit Contact: 801-878-5352

Recruiting NCO: 801-432-4488, or 801-875-2071

Special Operations Recruiting Detachment: 801-766-6428, or (801) 878-5810 or visit www.NationalGuardSF.com

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About: The 19th Special Forces Group (Airborne) is headquartered at Camp Williams, Utah, with elements in California, Washington, Rhode Island, West Virginia, Ohio, Montana, Colorado, and Texas. The 19th Group sends Soldiers to all corners of the world for training and deployments, directly impacting the safety and security of our nation. 

THE MISSION: 19th Special Forces Group (Airborne) will provide trained and ready forces to deploy, fight and win our nation’s wars under the full spectrum of unconventional warfare and to respond to homeland threats and disasters. 


  • Be Special - Morally Mentally and Physically
  • Strive for excellence in all that you do and demand it of others
  • Quiet professional Warrior – Diplomat

VISION:  A Special Forces group of professionals who provide the Special Forces Regiment with a unique mix of our military and civilian skills to demonstrate relevancy and to continue to build on our reputation of professional excellence.

COMMANDER’S INTENT:  To further professionalize our organization, ensuring that it fulfills our regimental taskings, and provides the resources and support required to our subordinate units.

DESIRED ENDSTATE:  Executing all missions with vigor and professionalism, mission recovery of all personnel and equipment in a manner that preserves the force and family, accounts for all property, proper maintenance and turn-in procedures, and administrative post-mission activities.


  • 1st Battalion 19th SFG (A), Located in Utah, Washington, and Texas
  • 2nd Battalion 19th SFG (A), Located in West Virginia, Ohio, and Rhode Island
  • 5th Battalion 19th SFG (A), located in Colorado, California, and Texas
  • Group Support Battalion, 19th SFG (A), Located in Utah

Members of the 19th Special Forces Group (Airborne) participate in a change of command and retirement ceremony on Camp Williams, Utah 14 September 2019. The unit received a new commanding officer and a new command sergeant major. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by, PFC. Jacob Jesperson)
19th Special Forces Group (Airborne) welcomes new leadership
By Sgt. James Bunn | Sept. 19, 2019
The 19th Special Forces Group (Airborne) said farewell to two of senior leaders and welcomed two new

Soldiers from the Forward Support Company, 1st Battalion, 19th Special Forces Group (Alpha), pass through southern Utah as they conduct convoy operations on Utah highways, March 9-10 in perpetration for their upcoming training exercise in Canada.
Soldiers Take to Utah Highways
By Lt. Col. Choli Ence | April 18, 2019
Soldiers from Forward Support Company, 1st Battalion, 19th Special Forces Group (Alpha), conducted convoy operations, March 9-10, 2019, in perpetration for their upcoming training exercise in Canada.