The National Guard Explained – Homefront United Network
On December 13, 1636, the U.S. Army National Guard officially came into existence. Originally organized for a drill in Salem, Massachusetts as a militia group, the National Guard has since continued their tradition of serving our country, both nationally and abroad.
This video is not only a history lesson of their humble beginnings, but also an explanation of what the Army National Guard does today. Happy Birthday to our National Guard!