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97th Troop Command
Unit Contact: 801-432-4259 
Location: 12953 South Minuteman Drive, Draper, UT 84020


Mission: Headquarters, 97th Troop Command provides mission command and support to assigned units, including the Homeland Response Force and Military Engagement Team missions in order to provide trained and equipped forces available for time of war, national emergency or state contingency mobilizations.


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1993rd Contingency Contracting Team


Assigned Mission:

Homeland Response Force


Members of the Utah National Guard provide assistance following a nuclear fallout scenario exercise at Camp Williams in Bluffdale to showcase the Homeland Response Force’s capabilities on Saturday, March 23, 2019. The training involved drills on on responding to a 10-kiloton nuclear blast and included rescue, extraction, decontamination and medical attention.
Utah’s HRF Trains for the Worst
By By Sgt. Tim Berry | March 23, 2019
On a normal weekend, the sight of men and women donning full chemical suits and driving rescue

Eighteen Soldiers from the 174th Cyber Protection Team stand on the stage of the Utah National Guard's Draper headquarters during their departure ceremony Jan. 2, 2019.
The Online Battle
By Sgt. Nathaniel Free | May 20, 2019
It was a hot Saturday afternoon in July 2005. U.S. forces quickly surrounded an internet café on the