Va. Defense Force assisting with COVID-19 response
200415-Z-BN267-0002.JPG Photo By: U.S. National Guard photo by Cotton Puryear

RICHMOND, Virginia - Nearly 20 members of the Virginia Defense Force are serving on state active duty in direct support of the Virginia National Guard and the Virginia Emergency Support Team as of April 7, 2020, assisting the state’s COVID-19 response. VDF personnel are assisting with mission tracking, planning, and public information support as well as operations and administrative support for the VDF itself.


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