Va. Guard Soldiers assigned to Lynchburg-based infantry battalion to mobilize for overseas duty
210710-Z-A3554-1001.JPG Photo By: Spc. Ritah Daniel

FORT PICKETT, Va. - Virginia National Guard Soldiers assigned to the Lynchburg-based 1st Battalion, 116th Infantry Regiment, 116th Infantry Brigade Combat Team prepare for their upcoming federal active duty mobilization by conducting air operations training on UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters with air crews assigned to the Sandston-based 2nd Battalion, 224th Aviation Regiment, 29th Infantry Division July 10, 2021, in Pulaski, Virginia. Soldiers who recently graduated from Air Assault and Pathfinder Schools passed along their newly-acquired skills to help build operational knowledge within the unit.


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